The Clodiagh Players Drama group will have their AGM on Wednesday February 13 at 8:15 pm in the Parochial Hall. Registration of €5 will take place on the night. If you are unable to attend but wish to be included in the spring programme please contact Annette Doolan on 087-988-1046.
The Clonaslee Show Society is hosting a table quiz on Friday February 22 in The Swan. Come join us for a night of craic and great raffle prizes.
Thank you to all who sponsored and participated in the Croagh Patrick climb in May 2012 in memory of James Dunne. €1,700 was given to the Oncology Unit in Tullamore Hospital to assist with their efforts with cancer patients in Vietnam. A further €1,700 was given to the Cuisle Centre, Portlaoise who offer support to cancer patients and their families. The family thank everyone for the support received on the day as there was a large turnout. The Croagh Patrick climb will be undertaken again in May. If you wish to receive sponsorship card please contact Becky Dunne on 087-956-7208.
Learn how to dance with Maureen Culliton on Tuesday nights from 8pm – 9:30 pm in the Community Centre. No need for a partner. Everyone is very welcome to join.
Membership registration day for St Manman’s GAA is on Sunday February 24 at 11:30 am in the Community Centre. All players and members must be registered.
Clonaslee St Mamman’s senior ladies, mixed ladies and men’s Rounders Club. Training will commence every Tuesday night in astro pitch at the Community Centre from 8-9 pm every week from January 29. All new members very welcome. We look forward to seeing some new faces. Closing date for all new members is February 12 for training purposes. Please contact Trish Conroy 087-775-9376) or Aine Dunne 087-260-2075 if you have any questions or wish to join.
CCE SINGING AND MUSIC
Singing classes are on Fridays and continue weekly in Scoil Bhríde with a cost of €3 per class. All are welcome. Music classes are on every Thursday in the Community Centre 6 to 8 pm for beginners and advanced, adult and children. Cost is €50 for 10 weeks which is payable in advance or weekly. If there is anyone wishing to take part in the Laois Fleadh Cheoilmembership 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 on Wednesdays 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.
CLONASLEE PARISH LOTTO
Jackpot not won. Winning numbers: 24-18-1. €30 winners: Bridie Flynn, Garryheather; Imelda Cusack, Hillside; Joan Rooney, Clonaslee; Adam Gonoud, Brocca; JJ D Rigney, Garryheather; Roisin O’Donovan, Clonaslee. Promoter’s prize: Larry Costello, Eileen Digan, Flynn’s (PO). Next week’s Jackpot: €950.
CLONASLEE ST MANMANS GAA LOTTO
Jackpot won! Congratulations to Eileen Digan on winning €15,800. Winning no: 11-1-4-25. €40 winners: Margaret and Jody, Brian Callaghan, Leah Daniels, Deirdre McCarthy, Mick Gilligan. Promoter’s prize: Tommy Smith. Next week’s Jackpot: €1,300.
The Minister for the Enviornment and Local Government Phil Hogan was given a big welcome in Clonaslee last week when he offiicially opened the new integrated wetlands.
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