EASTER SUNDAY DAWN MASS
Clonaslee, Killeigh, Mountmellick and Rosenallis parishes celebrate Resurrection at Easter Dawn Mass in the Festival Field, Rosenallis at 6 am on Sunday March 31 2013. Please have appropriate footwear and clothing. Be in the festival field by 6am. Please co-operate with our stewards and follow the designated road signs. Turn off the Rosenallis-Clonaslee road at Corbally L6011. Bring a small container for Easter water.
Come and buy homemade cakes, buns and goodies after 10 am mass on Sunday March 24. Raffle with great prizes! In aid of Clonaslee Show Society.
CLONASLEE COLLEGE RAFFLE
Reminder to all parents to bring in their non-perishable groceries, coal, briquettes, etc. for the
Easter Raffle by Friday March 22. Also any raffle cards not yet returned to the school should be returned by Tuesday March 19. The draw will be held in the Bridge Centre, Tullamore on Saturday March 30 at 3pm. 1st prize: Solid Fuel and Non Perishable Groceries, Value = €400; 2nd prize Coal and Briquettes, Value = €120; 3rd prize One night B&B The Heritage Spa experience at Heritage Golf and Spa Resort; 4th prize Easter Hamper, Value = €80.
Join the Tiara Team in the 2013 Flora Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of the Down Syndrome Centre on Monday June 3 at 2 pm. To register email Rachel@downsyndromecentre.ie or call 01-661-8000 and receive your t-shirt, sponsorship card and glitzy tiara!
Clonaslee cemetery Friday May 31 at 8 pm. Corrigeen cemetery Friday June 28 at 8 pm. Kilmanman cemetery Friday July 5 at 8 pm.
Easter Draw in aid of St Manman’s Church. Easter Hamper plus prizes galore. Tickets available from Edel Dunne, Chapel St or Ger Kelly’s Butchers. €2 per strip/3 strips €5.
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.
SCOIL BHRÍDE ENROLMENT
The school is endeavouring to determine numbers for the school year 2013 –2014. It is imperative that parents of all Junior infants for September 2013 contact the school in writing over the next few weeks. Please give details of child’s name, address, date of birth and PPS number and your own contact number. Actual forms will be given later in year.
Women, women, women from far and near, we’re having a party! You will be wined, dined and dance the night away. It’s the 2013 Gathering in Clonaslee Community Centre on Friday April 19. Contact Dolores Murray on 087-414-8093 for more details.
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.
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.
Sunday March 10: Top Score: Teresa Byrne plus jackpot €150. Gents: 1 Martin Rigney 2 Noel Kelly. Ladies: 1 Becky Thompson 2 Dolores Murray. Quarters: 1 John Fitzpatrick 2 Patsy Smith 3 Martin Delaney 4 Tom Gowing, Sister Mary. Raffle: B Daly, H Kelly, Annie Parnell, Dolores Murray, Sister Mary, Dolores Murray.
CLONASLEE PARISH LOTTO
Jackpot not won. Winning no: 5-18-9. €30 winners: Teresa Feery, Killeigh; Tom Foynes, Ballykaneen; Susan O’Neill, Hillside; Seamus Kelly, Scaroon; Bernie Sutherland, c/o Fallons; Abbie Conroy, Brocca. Promoter’s prize: Mary Rose Corbet, Kathleen Blake, S Fitzpatrick. Next week’s Jackpot: €650.
Clonaslee/St Mamman’s lotto Jackpot not won. Winning no: 1-22-27-28. €40 winners: Pat Corbet, Julie Davis, Paddy Murray, Caitriona McCann, Oona Scully. Promoter’s prize: Ger Kelly. Next week’s Jackpot: €2,050.
Scoil Bhride Parents Association are holding a clothing and textiles collection on Thursday April 4. Anyone wishing to leave bags for collection can drop them in to the school on or before March 22. The school will also be opened on Wednesday April 3 from 7pm-8pm to accommodate anyone who cannot make it to the school before the holidays. Other items for donation include handbags, stuffed toys and bed linen and also old mobile phones (placed in a separate bag). Bags can also be left with Chairperson Caroline Mulhall 086-353-2666, Secretary Deirdre Baker 087-612-7084 or PRO Karen Hyland 087-959-4740. We look forward to your support.
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Weather for Portlaoise
Saturday 25 May 2013
Temperature: 9 C to 16 C
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Temperature: 9 C to 16 C
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