Kilmovee Parish Bulletin – 20th May

Pope Francis spoke in recent days about meeting a group of young people. He said he reached out his hands to them in friendship but very few were able to take his hand because their hands were holding mobile phones and taking photos of him! He didn’t knock or rubbish the idea of mobile phones…

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Community Games Athletics 2018

The athletics events will take place at Kilmovee pitch on Bank Holiday Monday, June 4th at Kilmovee pitch, time TBC. Keep an eye here for full confirmation of details in the coming weeks. Good luck to Lucia Mc Donnell competing and representing Mayo at the national finals in Limerick on Saturday, May 26th in the U10…

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Bike Week 2018

Bike Week is a celebration and promotion of all that’s great about bikes and cycling. Held over a week in June of each year. Activities for bike week will take place at Kilmovee Community Centre on Saturday, June 16th from 10.30 to 12 noon and at Kilkelly FRC from 12.30 to 2 pm. Cycling skills,…

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Editors Blog: Please Stop Sending Propaganda

I have thought long and hard about writing this post, but events over the last 24 hours swayed my decision. I have tried hard to keep Kilmovee Info ‘politics-free’, and over the years we have seen many elections and referendums that I could have had a post or two about, but have refrained. I have…

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Kilmovee Parish Bulletin – 13th May

It’s interesting to watch planes and helicopters in the sky – more so, perhaps, planes since they go further beyond our line of vision than helicopters. Being so close to Knock Airport, it has become a regular sight for us all now to see a plane nosing its way towards the clouds and then disappearing…

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Mass Times – Updated

The Parish Mass Times are as follows:   WEEKDAY MASSES KILMOVEE: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 9.30am KILKELLY: Wednesday and Friday at 9.30am WEEKEND MASSES Vigil Masses (Saturday) URLAUR: 6.30pm GLANN: Vigil 8.00pm Sunday Masses KILMOVEE: 10.00am KILKELLY: 11.30am Holy Day Mass Schedules may vary.

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Dry Stone Walling Course A Success

Proudly nestled in the housing estate is a brand new seat, built in the style of the Cashel. The work of local stonemason Dominic Keogh and his enthusiastic ‘students’ carried out over the last four Saturdays as they took on the traditional building method Dry Stone Walling. Check out the photos below… Dominic posted to…

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Kilmovee Parish Bulletin – 6th May

Some years ago, when visiting a Religious Sister from home who works in the United States, I noticed this picture on her wall. I had never seen it before and when I asked about it she said it was called “Our Lady of The Millennium”. Later she sent me a copy of it that I…

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Mayo Community Futures

Applications for the new program for Community Futures are open. Kilmovee Community Council & Kilmovee Community Centre would like to hear from any groups who would be interested in being part of the process of doing a community action plan. Please contact Sheila at the Community Centre at 094 9649484 by Tuesday 15th if your…

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Johnny McEvoy in Concert

Johnny McEvoy is one of the most renowned folk artists of the last few decades. And he will be performing in Kilmovee Community Centre His first big break came in late 1966 when he recorded “Mursheen Durkin,” an old ballad from the west of Ireland. It topped the charts at Number 1 for three consecutive…

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