BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – Michael Burkett
BALLYHEIGUE NOTES – 18.7.2017
WHAT’S ON IN BALLYHEIGUE COMMUNITY CENTRE?:
YOGA CLASS: Ebb & Flow Yoga is running Vinyasa Yoga classes in Ballyheigue
Community Centre. 8th, 15th & 22nd Aug @7pm. Mixed level – beginners to
experienced welcome. Cost €30. Please bring your yoga mat & water! Limited
spaces – booking is essential. Text/Call Maeve 087-3679132.
REVOLUTION DANCE SCHOOL: Kelley Ann Lynch is bringing her *Revolution Dance
School *to Ballyheigue Community Centre starting Monday July 24th and every
Monday & Friday until August 25th. Times: 5pm – 6pm (4-9 year olds). 6pm
– 7pm (10+ years). Text/Call Kelly Ann on 087-4644574.
ACROBATICS ART CLASS: Joanne O Connor is bringing her Acrobatics Arts class
to Ballyheigue Community Centre. This class will commence on August 8th and
will run until August 11th from 10am – 12 noon. Children aged from 6-13
years old are welcome. Call Joanne on 087-2360052 for further information.
BINGO: every Thursday night in our main hall at 9pm.
SWIM WEEK – IRISH WATER SAFETY ran another very successful swim week in
Ballyheigue with children receiving lessons in the sea from beginners to
advanced level, and wonderful to see the improvement in all swimmers at the
end of the week. Many thanks to the children who took part and to their
parents for bringing them and special thanks to their instructor,
Rochelle. All enjoyed the lessons and the fun, and we were blessed with
Wednesday next 19th July, St. James’ Old Cemetery, 7.30pm.
Tuesday, 25th July at Marian Park, 8.00pm.
CONFESSIONS: 5.00pm to 6.00pm next Saturday evening 22nd July at St Mary’s
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: Growing old gracefully – a guided participative
experience facilitated by: John Dunne & Kathy Cunningham, Friday
28th-Sunday 30th July, Contact 066-7134276.
Enrich your faith – Foyer of Light, Charity and Love. Preached by Fr.
Kilian Byrne, Aug 7th-13th, Ardfert Retreat Centre. Contact Helen
GAA LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn at last Sunday’s GAA Lotto:
10-15-16-27. The Jackpot of €6,300 was not won. Next week’s Jackpot will
be €6,350. The two €50 winners were: Liam O’Sullivan, Glenlea and Mary
Casey, Marian Park. The €25 winner was: Sharon Hussey, Tiduff.
SENIOR: The Ballyheigue Senior hurlers made their exit from this year’s Co.
Championship when they were defeated by Abbeydorney at Austin Park on
Sunday. Full time score Ballyheigue 0-13 and Abbeydorney 2-13.
FIXTURES: North Kerry Under-12 hurling blitz this Saturday 10.30am at John
Joe O’Sullivan Park. Teams taking part are – Ballyheigue, Kilmoyley,
Causeway, Lixnaw and Tralee Parnells. Teams will comprise of 11-a-side.
Game duration will be 10 minutes each half. No soloing with normal hurling
rules. Co. Under-16 hurling championship semi-final Ballyheigue v South
Kerry Friday evening at Dr. Crokes Pitch 7.00pm. North Kerry Under-15
hurling championship Ballyheigue v Abbeydorbey Tuesday evening at John Joe
O’Sullivan Park 6.30pm.
COURSINSG LOTTO: The following numbers were drawn on Monday 10th July in
the Ballyheigue & District Coursing Club Lotto: 1-5-9-13. Jackpot was not
won. The €50 winner was Paula Guerin, C/o MO’H. The €25 winners were:
Julianne O’Keeffe, C/o John B., Finbar Sills, C/o Macs and Anna Dineen, C/o
Christina. Next week’s Jackpot €7,000.