Graiguecullen/killeshin

IRELAND PRIDE OF PLACE

IRELAND PRIDE OF PLACE

Fr Byrne Park has been chosen to represent Carlow in the Co-operation Ireland Pride of Place, Housing Estate Section. We wish them the best of luck on Judging day, August 29.

MONTHLY MARKET

If you have something to sell and would like to take part in a monthly market in the old school in Killeshin, contact 086 3629516 for further information. First market will be in September.

HEATHERHILL MASS

Mass for all residents and their families of Heatherhill will be held at Heatherhill Park on Saturday August 24 at 3pm. All welcome to attend.

KILLESHIN FC

Killeshin FC lotto results for Sunday August 11. Numbers drawn were 7, 12, 13 and 29. There was no jackpot winner. The €25 lucky dip winners were John Kelly, Doris Reddy, Steven Marrimon and Mary Dowling. The sellers prize went to Dick Farrell. The jackpot is now €10,800.

FIACC’S FOLK MAGAZINE

Editorial committee are now accepting items for the Fiacc’s Folk Our Parish Annual. Please submit any articles, stories or photographs that you would like to be considered for inclusion in this year’s annual. They can be emailed to fiaccsfolk@gmail.com or left at parish office. All items must be handed in no later than Friday September 20.

BINGO

Parish bingo every Tuesday night at 8.30pm in Graiguecullen Hall.

CARE TO DRIVE

Patients in need of transport to and from their chemotherapy treatments, including bloods, consultant appointments, follow-ups etc, can avail of ‘Care to Drive’, a free transport service to: St Vincent’s, St James’s, Mater, Tallaght and Blanchardstown. Contact your hospital team or the Irish Cancer Society on 012310566.

BOCCIA PROGRAMME

Boccia is on Thursdays in St Fiacc’s Hall from 5 to 6pm for 10 to 18 year olds. Costs are €2 per week. Contact Tracey or Siobhan, 085 7897288 or 085 7897339, or Joanne at 087 2568189.

SENIOR HELP LINE

Open daily from 10 am to 10pm. We are here to listen. LoCall 1850 440 444.

INDOOR BOWLS

Graiguecullen and district indoor bowls now playing on Mondays and Wednesdays from 2pm to 4pm in St Fiacc’s Hall.

TALK IT OVER

Talk It Over Carlow, suicide bereavement support service available at Castlehill House, Castlehill, Carlow. If you would like an appointment or wish to drop into our walk in service on Wednesdays 10am to noon contact us on 0863364961. 

GRAIGUECULLEN GAA

There was no jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 12, 16, 21 and 28. There was no winner so the next jackpot will be €10,000, reserve €10,000. There were four Match 3 winners and each received €50; Katelyn Moran c/o Mary Fleming, Nessa O’Farrell c/o Lee Murphy, Hilary Lawler c/o Pigeon Club and Ollie Byrne c/o Martin Power. The

sellers prize of €20 each went to Brian Maguire, Sean Doogue and Joe Nolan.

ÉIST CANCER SUPPORT

Éist Cancer Support Centre opens Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9.30am to 4pm. The centre’s doors are open during these hours without appointment. Contact Mary or Ann at 059 91 39684 or 085 8661499.

SOCIALLY MONITORED ALARMS

Applications are still been taken for socially monitored alarms in St Catherine’s Community Services Centre. Contact Edel or Pamela on 059 9138700 or edelk@catherines.ie if you require any further information or call into St Catherine’s Monday to Friday between 9am and 5pm.

KILLESHIN COMMUNITY CENTRE

Anyone interested in renting or leasing rooms in the old Killeshin National School please contact Laurence 086 8521941 or Orla 087 7645127.

CHURCH GATE COLLECTIONS

The Chief Superintendent of An Garda Síochána for the area has advised that all who have been granted a permit to make a church gate collection are requested to observe the required distance from the church doors. Please note that the first Sunday of each month is reserved for the St Vincent de Paul collection.