Local Notes

Volunteerism Alive and Well in Kilbrin.

A massive thank you to the 30 volunteers, who turned up to move over 70 ton of stone to keep the weeds down on the right hand side of our graveyard. More to be done in the next few months. Again thanks to all.

Bealtaine Celebrations

Kilbrin Community Council are organising events for Bealtaine. A great Joe Dolan Tribute night is on May 12th from 9.30 onwards. A Dawn Mass will be celebrated on May 27th at 6am in the graveyard. Also on May 27th there will be a Ceili in our newly refurbished hall. Young and old welcome to the ceiling.


Foroige is up and running. Another successful year to report with 20 plus members. Registration details for September to follow.

Dancing Classes

Irish dancing classes have commenced again on Thursday nights from 6.30 to 8.30. Contact Julie Nolan for full details on age, groups times etc.


Bingo continues every Monday night in the community centre at 8.30 sharp. Wishing all our patrons a very Happy Easter.


45 drive Every Wednesday night at 9 p.m.

Fashion Show.

The Glitz & Glamour night in Kilbrin social club was a brilliant success, and we wish to thank all those who attended and helped in anyway, especially everyone who gave sponsorship. We raised €3,112 - 60 for our two chosen charities namely, Irish Kidney Foundation & Charleville Suicide Awareness Project.

Church Gate Collection For Suicide Awareness.

The organizers would like to thank all those who contributed to this collection. We raised €260. Your support is greatly appreciated.

St. John The Baptist Church Kilbrin.

Once again the church looked beautiful for the easter ceremonies, we wish to thank all the ladies who clean the church, a special thank you to Margaret Heffernan.

Vacant Community Employment Childcare position

Available in Ballyhass Childcare & Liscarroll Childcare. Must be aged 21+. Must have a DSP payment for 1year +. Training paid for. Contact Pamela on 087 4335000 for further info.


Kilbrin GAA lotto was held last night for a jackpot of €2,700, lucky numbers drawn were 12, 21, 26 and 32. There was no jackpot winner, Lucky dip winners were Rachel Kiely Ballygraddy, Fionn Corcoran Mallow, Tom Duane Clash, Margaret O Dea Cloughboola, Pat Aherne c/o Spar. Next jackpot is €2,800. Please support.

Hurling League

Kilbrin hurlers had mixed fortune over the last week, they recorded a good win over Newmarket and went down to Castlemagner.

Get Well Wishes

Kilbrin GAA wishes a speedy recovery to Jack Cott Castlemagner who was injured during last week’s league game.


Kilbrin play host to Freemount v Millstreet jhc game on this coming Sunday.


Kilbrin Community Council have a vacancy for a FAS worker under the Community Employment Scheme with immediate effect. If you are unemployed and are interested working within the community please contact any member of the Community Council or leave your name in the Social Club.

Kilbrin Notes email mickdugg2@gmail.com

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