Draft flood maps have been produced by Jacobs Engineering on behalf of the OPW for Clonaslee. A Public Consultation Day will be on Tuesday Nov 11 in Clonaslee Heritage Centre 12.00pm to 7.30pm. Come along on the day, view the maps and comment.
RETIRED COMMUNITY TEA PARTY
The Clonaslee Heritage Centre is hosting a tea party for the retired community on Friday November 14 from 11am – 1 pm in aid of Age Action. Children from Scoil Bhríde and Castlecuffe NS will perform. Tea and cakes and lovely prizes.
A church gate collection will take place on the weekend of November 15 and 16, towards providing a Christmas dinner for the elderly of our parish.
KNIT AND CHAT
In the Heritage Centre on Mondays 10:30 am – 12 noon. Bring wool and needles. Call Dolores 087-414-8093.
Bingo in the Parochial Hall on Sunday November 16 at 2:30 pm. All welcome!
The AGM of Clonaslee College Parents Association will be held in the school on Tuesday November 11 at 8pm. All parents are encouraged to attend.
Irish Cancer Society thank everyone who supported the 22nd Annual Slieve Bloom Walk and who helped in any way. Total raised €4,415.
Five beginner button accordions and one fiddle available to rent for the year. This gives children a good chance to see if they like the instrument before they buy one. Classes on Thursdays, 4:15pm, beginners from 6 pm in the Community Centre. Call 085-285-1772.
Application forms available for the Community Forum and Voluntary awards on December 2 in the Dunamaise Arts Centre. Section for the Young Person Award, unsung hero, people/groups in any sport, culture, heritage, environmental, drama, etc. Contact Geraldine 0857-866-4107 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Closing date is November 14.
Lessons in social dancing, waltz, quickstep, foxtrot, jive & slosh startTuesday Nov 18, continuing each Tuesday from 8-9:30 pm at An Sean Chistin, Ballyfin. Call 087-648-2038.
The Mid-Leinster PTAA Dinner Dance is on Friday November 14 in The Manor Hotel, Abbeyleix,meal at 9 pm. Spot prizes. Music by Solitaire. €25, askDinny or Betty Finnerty.
Bingo on Wednesdays from 2 pm to 4 pm in the Heritage Centre. We welcome everyone.
PARENT AND TODDLER
Baby, parent and toddler group Tuesday mornings 9:30 am to 11:30 am in the Community Centre. All welcome. Call Elaine on 087-236-2723.
The Parochial Hall every Tuesday from 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm. All ages and levels welcome.
If you see anything suspicious call 057-867-4100. Sign up by callingMatt on 087-672-6290.
Sunday night at 8:45 pm in the Parochial Hall. All welcome. RESULTS November 2: Top score: C Casey. Gents: 1 Tom Kearns 2 Tom Gowing. Ladies: 1 Annie Parnell 2 B Daly. Quarters: 1 Teresa Byrne 2 Patricia Quinn 3 Becky Thompson 4 Tom Delaney. Hatching: Mick Kelly. Lowest score: Angela Walsh, Mary Gowing. Raffle: Heather Kelly, Angela Walsh, Patricia Quinn, V Kearns, Angela Walsh, V Kearns.
Jackpot won! Congratulations to E Conroy, Graigue €500. Winning no: 20-12-7. €30 winners: Anne Flynn, Reary Valley; Emily Rose Kelly, Clonaslee; Carmel Dunphy c/o N Dunne; Paul Flynn, c/o Conroys; Joey & Emma, Garryheather, Peter Casey, Coolnabanch. Promoter’s prize: Flynns PO, Mary Rose Corbet, Conroys-Swans. Next week’s Jackpot: €500.
CLON ST MANMANS
Jackpot not won. Winning no: 13-18-24-26. €40 winners: Will & Bobby Murray, Paddy Hogan, Paddy Murray, Rory O’Connell, Fionnuala O’Connell. Promoter’s prize: Mary Hickey. Next week’s Jackpot: €2,050.