The next meeting for the Rathdowney Book Club is on Monday, June 25, in the library at 8pm. The book for review is The Greatest Gift by Danny Leigh. All welcome.
WORKING WITH WOOL
is held every Monday, 2 - 4.30pm at the Cuan Bhride Centre, Morrreville, Rathdowney. From complete beginners to experienced knitters, should you, man or woman over the age of 18, feel you would like to join us, you will be made very welcome. There is a small fee of €2 on attendance to cover the cost of insurance, etc. No charge, for the chat and laughter.
OSSORY AGRICULTURAL SHOW SOCIETY
will be held on Sunday, July 22 at the Showgrounds on the Mountrath Road, Rathdowney. For any details or enquiries contact Catherine Fitzgerald 087 9975902, 0505 48939, email firstname.lastname@example.org website www.ossoryshow.com. Chairman Peter Ging 086 2394573, treasurer Irene Newman 086 8402125.
A great bingo is held every Tuesday at 8.30pm in the Rathdowney Community Centre.
Rathdowney community games will hold their local athletics finals on Friday, June 1, in the GAA field. Registration form 5-6pm. First event starts at 6pm. There will be a competition for under 8, 10, 12, 14 and 16s boys and girls with medals for the first three in each competition. A fee of €3 per athlete will be charged.
PARENT & TODDLER GROUP
The group meet every Friday morning in the Marion Centre from 10-12. All welcome parents, carers and minders with children from new born to pre-school. No joining fee, €3 per morning.
If you wish to put a note in the Leinster Express please leave it into the Card Stand by Sunday at 5pm.
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Saturday 18 May 2013
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