Ballina/Boher News

November 8, 2018

Friday Church Services in Ballina:   After 10am Mass, the Blessed Sacrament is exposed until 5pm.  Prayer of the Church and Benediction at 1.05pm.  Why not come along and pray awhile.

Archdiocese Pilgrimage to Lourdes:   Recently, Joe Walsh Tours have launched the Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly’s Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2013.  This pilgrimage will take place from June 16th to 21st with a full inclusive price of €699.  Booking forms for the Pilgrim section are now available from Joe Walsh Tours on 01 2410811.  Enquires to Fr. Tom Hearne on 0504 51230

Heart to Hand:   We are holding our usual Lenten Food Collection again this year.  The need for food is greater than ever.  We are appealing for Soup (Packet or Tin) next weekend.  Collection boxes will be in the church porches in Ballina and Boher.

Recently Deceased:   Please remember in your prayers, Breda Fennessy (Bushfield and Dundrum, Dublin) who died recently.

County Intermediate league: Ballina started their first round of the county league last Sunday playing Ballinahinch in ideal hurling conditions. Ballina won 1/17 to 13 points.  In the second round of the league Ballina will play Moyne/templetouhy away on Saturday March 9th.[see fixtures]    Raheny club from Dublin visited our club last Saturday for a challenge game which proved to be a highly contested game. Thanks to the Raheny club for the challenge and a sporting game.

 U21football: Ballina versus Moneygall/clonakenny Sunday March 10th in Ballina at 4-30 P.M. [check fixtures]


Table Quiz Tipperary GAA fundraiser: Ballina will now host their table quiz on Friday March 15th in the Roundhill Bar at 9-00 P.M. See Nenagh Guardian or listen to Tipp FM for more details.

You may also contact Mike Sheehy who is county co-ordinator or any club officer for information.


Club membership:  Reminder that membership is due before March 31st  this may be given to any club officer. Membership €40.


Thank you: A special thank you to the people who helped with getting the field ready for last weekend games.


Minor training : Minor training continues every Monday night in the complex at 8-00 p.m. All players are requested to attend. Membership will be collected next Monday night,