New telephone Number for Kilmihil Defibrillator Service -1800 60 32 99
Walk in Memory of Aisling Murphy – Saturday 22nd January 11.00am
Kilmihil community are coming together again in memory of Aisling Murphy by supporting the Women’s Aid 5km walk next Saturday! All donations gratefully received. The route will be the Sli na Slainte. Donation buckets will be at entrance to Kilmihil GAA Carpark from 11.30am. More details will be uploaded during the week. Time is subject to change.
Athletics is Back Training – Thursdays 6.00-7.00pm in Clonreddan
Kilmihil Athletics Club are happy to announce that training sessions will resume for 2022 on Thursdays from 6-7pm in Clonreddan, Cooraclare. New Members Welcome!! Feel free to contact them via their FB page or a member of their committee for registrations or via Athletics Ireland portal online https://membership.athleticsireland.ie/
Tai-Chi in Kilmihil from Wednesday 2nd February – Booking Essential
Kevin has also developed an online membership group where you can access online classes in Tai Chi and Qijong.
For more information visit Westway.ie
St Pats AFC need Coaches for 2022
St Pats are looking for people to get involved in coaching their underage teams for the coming schoolboy/girls season which starts in March. No qualifications are necessary and training will be supplied to those interested. Coaches will not be working on their own. If you can spare an hour or so a week and are 18 or older you very welcome. Both genders are welcome and it would be a plus on any CV . For further information contact Pat 086 608 6501 or Thomas 086 267 7424
Kilmihil GAA/Parish Lotto Jackpot is €12,000!
Tickets available in local shops and businesses or buy online here
Online Offertory Collections
If you wish to donate to the parish offertory collection online you can now do so at https://www.killaloediocese.ie/parish/kilmihil/donate/ the page also includes instructions for donations to the parish priest or special collections.
The Community Christmas Tree – with Kilmihil National School
Thank you for all the knitted squares. The results can now be seen on the altar in the Church.
Well done to all concerned.
The Winners of Light Up Your Wagon
A real spectacle around the village roads on Sunday – visit Kilmihil GAA Facebook page for more images and videos. The winners for best wagons were
- Paul Crowley and his mini ( €100 voucher thanks to Powers pharmacy)
- Fergus Corry and his truck (€100 voucher thanks to Kilmihil Hardware Ltd.)
All proceeds will be put towards a much needed Defibilator for the GAA club grounds and also to Regina House Palliative Care. If anyone would like to make a donation please click the link https://gofund.me/1a092786
Santa’s Visit to Fitzpatricks
The annual visit of Santa 2021 was very successful there are more photos on Fitzpatrick’s Facebook page. A big thank you to Michael & Josephine (and all their staff) for arranging this lovely event. Thank you Santa as well.
Kilmihil GAA Well-being Committee Launched
A well-being committee has been established and will work in conjunction with Mental Health Ireland and The Lighthouse to promote a pilot scheme that will be rolled out in our community over the forthcoming months.
Members of Kilmihil GAA/LGFA committee include, Pamela Ryan, Noel Downes and Rita Downes.
The aim will be social connection, community wellness and driving cultural change by reducing stigma attached to mental health.We hope that organised events will strengthen our community by bringing people together while raising the awareness and sharing information on positive mental health.
Our first event will take place in Kilmihil Community HallKilmihil Well-being Team
Kilmihil Active Retirement – Fridays in The Meadow
Friday’s get together returns to the Meadow on Friday 1st October 2021. Please bring with you your EU Digital COVID Certificate (DCC) or your HSE vaccination record.
The group urgently needs volunteers to help with Friday mornings, please contact Ann Duggan on 087 290 9995.
Kilmihil People’s Park Open from 30th July
After a long hard slog by the committee – all credit to them – Kilmihil People’s Park is now open daily. The entrance is located next door to St Pat’s AFC in Main Street, Kilmihil. Why not pay it a visit?
You can find out more on their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/KilmihilPark