What’s On In Kilmihil

New telephone Number for Kilmihil Defibrillator Service -1800 60 32 99

Kilmihil Festival of Fun Monster Raffle – Launched

The Monster Raffle has now launched and tickets are available in local shops and businesses.

Kilmihil Festival of Fun – Fittest Friends – Entry Call

Kilmihil Festival of Fun are seeking Teams of 4 (aged 16 years plus) to compete in the inaugural ‘Fittest Friends’ Challenge at this year 20th Anniversary Festival on August Bank Holiday weekend. An exciting new addition to the programme Our ‘Fittest Friends’ Competition will take place Sunday evening during the Pig Racing at Kilmihil GAA Grounds 8pm-11pm. Entries must be in by 30th June – no later! (Event will be limited to a number of teams)

Kilmihil GAA/Parish Lotto Jackpot is €8000

Tickets available in local shops and businesses or buy online here

Kilmihil Active Retired Craft Sessions – we are on holiday for the Summer!

The Thursday Craft sessions have restarted in The Meadow have now finished for the Summer and will return in October.

We will have a stall at the Kilmihil Festival of Fun Craft Fair on the 1st August where we will be selling some of our handicrafts. Do come and visit us. All proceeds to Kilmihil Active Retired Group.

Kilmihil Youth Ministry – Thursdays 8.30pm

Kilmihil Youth Ministry is back!! After a successful first meeting on Thursday 7th April the Youth Ministry’s meetings will be Thursdays in Kilmihil Community Hall at 8.30pm All secondary school students welcome.

Tai-Chi in Kilmihil Courses throughout the Year

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

Mark The Moment – 22.02.2022 @22.22 Hours

The ‘Mark The Moment’ painting by local artist Eva Dempsey and featuring the finger prints of many of our community, is now hanging in our Community Centre

Photos from the creation of the painting, its unveiling and the associated 2km walk will be added to the gallery section of this site shortly. Well done Edel Curtin and Eva Dempsey on your hard work.

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/

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

Find out more on their Facebook page.

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.

Kilmihil Active Retirement – Fridays in The Meadow

Friday’s get together in the Meadow has restarted.

The group urgently needs volunteers to help with Friday mornings, please contact Ann Duggan on 087 290 9995

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 Hall

Kilmihil Well-being Team