SINGING AND MUSIC
Singing classes are on Saturdays and continue weekly in the Parochial Hall cost €4 per class all welcome. Music classes are on every Thursday in the Community Centre 6 to 8 pm for beginners and advanced. Singing circle is on the first Friday of every month in the Parochial Hall from 8 to 10 pm. If there is anyone wishing to take part in the Laois Fleadh Cheoil membership is now due €6 per child, €12 for adult and €20 for family. For information regarding any of the above please contact Branch Chairman John Conway on 085-2851772.
New programme starting on Wednesday January 30 at 8 pm in the Heritage Centre. All new members welcome. Pay each night.
ALL COUNTY DRAW
All County draw tickets are now available from the club. Anyone interested in purchasing a ticket may contact Jody Conway on 087-250-6469 or Pat Carroll on 087-254-5187.
Anyone with monitor alarms not in use please return it to the committee as they belong to community alert, they can be installed for someone else. Panic button also belongs to alarm and must be returned. We thank all those who have returned alarms owing to bereavements. Our sympathy to all. Those with alarms please wear panic button at all times and never be afraid to press that button as they are monitored around the clock. Teresa Maloney is always
on hand and may be contacted on 087-970-5651.
DATES FOR DIARY
Clonaslee school children will be celebrating Confirmation on Friday March 8 at 1 pm and First Communion on Saturday May 11 at 12 noon.
Sunday January: Top score: Sadie Delaney. Gents: 1 Liam White 2 PJ Connolly and M Rigney. Ladies: 1 Annie Parnell 2 Kathleen Kennedy. Quarters: 1 Sean Kennedy 2 Mick Kelly 3 B Daly 4 M Delaney. Raffle: Patricia Quinn, Patricia Quinn, D Murray, Annie Parnell, Martin Delaney.
CLONASLEE PARISH LOTTO
Jackpot not won. Winning numbers: 15-21-3. €30 winners: Paddy Dunne, Slieve Bloom Park; Isaac Lowndes, Rosenallis; Margaret Lalor, c/o Margaret Murphy; Plk and Nancy, c/o Kathleen Blake; Rose Daly, Shraduff; Donna Conroy, c/o Hickeys. Promoter’s prize: Fallons, L Costello, Edel Dunne. Next week’s Jackpot: €650.
CLONASLEE ST MANMANS GAA LOTTO
Jackpot not won. Winning no: 17-23-14-22. €40 winners: Marty Corcoran, Rose Callaghan, Chris Hughes, Padraig Conroy, Sean Conroy. Promoter’s prize: Tommy Smith. Next week’s Jackpot: €15,650.
There will be a free collection by WEEE Ireland of electrical items on Tuesday, February 12 at the Clonaslee Community Centre car park, 9am-12pm. Supported by Laois County Council, this allows people to get rid of any household electrical equipment and batteries in a safe and environmentally friendly manner.
Best of Luck Tom
Best of luck to Clonaslee’s Tom Conroy who sings in the final of the Song for Simon competition in Athlone on Saturday February 2 in the Sheraton Hotel Athlone. Tom will be singing ‘My Sweet Sweet Angel’ on the night. Tom has worked as the Resident Pianist in the Tullamore Court Hotel since 2007, and is Pianist with the Portlaoise Gospel Choir and the Tipperary Gospel Choir. He is also director of the local church choir in Clonaslee, County Laois, and works as a part-time piano teacher. His website address is… http://fathereinstein.com/
Best of Luck Tom
Best of luck to Clonaslee’s Tom Conroy who has reached the final of the Song for Simon competition and will be performing in Athlone this weekend. The final will take place on Saturday February 2 in the Sheraton Hotel. Tom Conroy from Clonaslee will be singing ‘My Sweet Sweet Angel’ on the night. Tom has worked as the Resident Pianist in the Tullamore Court Hotel since 2007, and is Pianist with the Portlaoise Gospel Choir and the Tipperary Gospel Choir. He is also director of the local church choir in Clonaslee, County Laois, and works as a part-time piano teacher. His website address is… http://fathereinstein.com/ There are other days around the county throughout February.
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Wednesday 19 June 2013
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Temperature: 12 C to 19 C
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