Talent Competition

Talent Competition

Sponsored by Credit Unions of Chapter 7. All age groups and any acts from singing, dance to juggling etc. Great prizes. Heats will be held in Athy, Mountmellick and Naas. Final will be held in the Moat Theatre, Naas in May. Closing date for applications is 22 March at 6pm. Application forms available in Monasterevin Credit Union or your local credit union or email all details to Now is your time to shine either as a group or solo.

Derrlea/Aughrim Bog

Important meeting will be held on Saturday 23 March 2013 at 12 noon, to discuss Turf cutting & Road improvement.

St Padre Pios glove

Will be at the home of Betty Malone, Shindella, Rathangan on Sunday 24 March from 11.30am to 5.30pm. All welcome. For information contact 045525094.

Tractor Head

Monasterevin/ Portarlinton Union of Parishes---Tractor & Classic Car run will take place on Easter Sunday 1 April 2013 .Registration at Bottley Lane, Portarlington at 12 noon.Start time 12.30pm sharp. Participation fee €20 per vehicle.Refreshments & Raffle in St Johns school, Monasterevin afterwards.

Parish Lotto

Numbers drawn on 12 March.03,05,19,24. Jackpot won by Jimmy Dunne.Winners of €20 M.Walsh,R.Kelly,T.Harrington,Sr Angela,M.Doyle. Jackpot now €1,000.Congratulations to all winners.

GAA draw

Monasterevin GAA Weekly draw 13/03/13 €150 Betty Keogh,€50 Keith Sharpe, Cormac Stapleton,Stacey & Kerry. Sellers prize D.Ransome.

Soccer Club Appeal

To all landowners.The club have nine juvenile teams playing from September to May.The adult teams play from February to October.Heavy usage, coupled with an extraordinarily wet eighteen months has caused considerable damage to both surfaces. The Club are appealing for the temporary use of an area approximately 100 X 80 Yardsso that the club can carry out remedial work on their own playing surfaces.The existing Public Liability insurance will be transferred to the proposed area. If you can help, please contact Kevin 0868644782.

Gospel choir

Monasterevin Gospel Choir wish to thank everyone who supported their recent fund raising collection at Supervalu.

Community Games

The Team events are coming up soon for Community Games, Events included are Gaelic U10 Mixed, Gaelic U12 Girls, Basketball Mixed U11, Boys/Girls U13, Hurling U11,Outdoor Soccer Boys U12, Girls U15, Girls 7-a-side U12, If you have an interest in taking part in any of these events please contact Margaret 087 4160700 or Teresa 086 8828949. We are also looking for a coach for Girls U13 Basketball - if interested please contact Margaret/Teresa. We are looking for ongoing Volunteers to help run Community Games Events. We would like to be able to run the Athletics this year but we need volunteers to help, if you are interested please contact Margaret 087 4160700.

Monasterevin GAA

Monasterevin seniors kick off their Division 1 league campaign Thursday, March 21 away to Moorefield at 7.30.

Monasterevin GFC celebrated last years success at their dinner dance in the Keadeen Hotel on Saturday 9th March. A great night was had by all in attendance. The senior men were presented with their Keogh Cup, Intermediate Championshio and Leinster Championship medals. The club also presented the panel with a commerative plaque for their combined effort and success in the past year. The ladies were presented with their medals for their double league and championship successes last season. Clubman of the year went to James Forde while Breda Lawlor deservingly recieved the supporter of the year award. All underage training back on Friday evening from 6.30 - 7.30. Great attendance the past few weeks all new players very welcome.