Parish Lotto

Parish Lotto

4, 17, 18, 22. No winner. €20 each to Mary B O Dea, Moreen Cahill, Maureen Kennedy, Fr Sean Conlon P.P., Rose and Aidan Kennedy, B Conroy, Billy Carter, Nuzum Family, Emily Headen, Willie Cass. Next weeks jackpot €2,600.

Table Quiz

Table Quiz in aid of Rowanberry Day Services for young adults with special needs is being held in Drury’s Bar & Lounge on Friday the 30th of January at 9pm. Table of 4 only €20. There will also be a raffle on the night with lots of prizes. All enquires to Dinah Mansfield on 087 231 0522.

Snooker & Table Tennis Club

Ballinakill Snooker & Table Tennis Club will be holding their first meeting on Wednesday the 21st of January at 8.30pm upstairs in the hall on the square. Anyone who is interested in getting involved and would like to be a member of the club should attend. Opening nights and times will be discussed and input would be most welcome. The club is open to young adults over 18 years of age. Please come along and help get the club up and running.

Active Retirement Group

Ballinakill Active Retirement Group are back for the new year. New members always welcome. We meet in the Old School Community Hall at 1pm every Wednesday.

Senior Citizens Party

Ballinakill/Knock senior citizens party is now being held on Sunday the 8th of February in Knock Community Hall. Mass is at 1.30pm in Knock Church. Dinner and party is from 2pm to 5.30pm.

St. Vincent de Paul Shop

Abbeyleix St. Vincent de Paul would be delighted to accept donations of good quality men’s, women’s, and children’s clean clothing, toys and games and quality homeware.

Sue Ryder Shop

The Sue Ryder shop in Abbeyleix is always looking for donations of ladies, gents & childrens clothing. Bric a brac, bed linen, gift sets, jewellery and furniture. Contact Mairead or Marguerite.