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.
Anyone who is interested in being part of the Community Choir, which will be performing at St Manman’s Church Bicentary concert on May 24, please come to a meeting on Sunday February 24 at 6:30 pm in the church. We are looking for people from all community groups, organisations and individuals to get involved in this fantastic opportunity.
CELEBRATION OF LIGHT
Students who are receiving confirmation and their families are invited to the celebration of light during 8 pm mass on Saturday February 23.
TIDY TOWNS AGM
The AGM of the Clonaslee Tidy Towns is on February 18 at 8:30 pm in the Community
Centre. All members please attend.
CASTLECUFFE NS ENROLMENT
Please contact Castlecuffe National School on 057-864-8238 if you wish to enrol your child for the school term starting in September 2013. Enrolment forms and information will be given to parents.
A concert to celebrate Bicentenary of St Manman’s Church Clonaslee is planned for Friday
May 24. We have eight different performers, both local and further afield, singing a variety of
music on the night. Mark this date in your diaries for a special night of entertainment. More information will be published closer to the date.
At the recent AGM the following officers were elected. Chairperson David Brickley, Secretary/PRO Annette Doolan, Treasurer Lorraine O’Keeffe, committee member John Callaghan. Also discussed were future workshops, new lighting system, children above 8 years being involved in suitable plays, Mountmellick drama festival, registration and insurance with Drama League of Ireland and new productions. There will be a workshop on Wednesday February 20 from 7 – 10pm in the Parochial hall to prepare for auditions for next production.
Mountmellick Drama Group present the hilarious farce “Move Over Mrs Markham” on Thursday February 28, Friday March 1, Saturday March 2 at 8 pm in the Community Arts Centre, Mountmellick. Cost €10.
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.
MOUNTMELLICK DRAMA FESTIVAL
The festival starts on Friday March 8 and runs to Friday March 15. Plays include Sharon’s Grave, The Hen Night Epiphany, Dancing at Lughnasa, Eden, Sive, All My Sons, The Goat or Who Is Sylvia, The Loves of Cass
Maguire. Show start at 8 pm sharp in the Community Arts Centre, Mountmellick with nightly tickets €10.
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.
New programme on Wednesdays at 8 pm in the Heritage Centre. All new members welcome. Pay each night.
Sunday February 3: Top Score: PJ Connolly. Gents: 1 Tom Delaney 2 P Conroy, M Delaney, Dinny Kelly. Ladies: 1 V Kearns 2 B O’Brien, P O’Dare. Quarters: 1 Tom Kearns, Sadie Delaney, J O’Brien 2 Teresa Byrne, Heather Kelly 3 Annie Parnell, Mick Kelly 4 Becky Thompson. Raffle: Matt Barrett, Heather Kelly, Lucy O’Brien, Patsy Smith, Teresa Byrne. Sunday February 10: Top Score: PJ Connoly, V Kearns Gents: 1 Sean Kennedy 2 P O’Donovan. Ladies: 1and 2 tie Sadie Delaney and Becky Thompson. Quarters: 1 Tom Kearns 2 Mick Kelly 3 Tom Delaney 4 B O’Brien. Juvenile: D Tiernan. Raffle: Martin Rigney, Becky Thompson, Martin Rigney, Teresa Byrne, B O’Brien, Danny Conroy.
CLONASLEE ST MANMANS GAA LOTTO
Jackpot not won. Winning no: 28-10-26-1. €40 winners: Tracey Delaney, Peter Costello Geashill, Michelle Fallon, Donna Scully, P.V.Dunne. Promoter’s prize: Jody Conway. Next week’s Jackpot: €1,300.
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