STRADBALLY

PARENT AND TODDLER CRAFTS

PARENT AND TODDLER CRAFTS

Come along to The Arthouse and Library for a morning of fun and craft. Facilitated by an artist, this group offers an opportunity for your toddler to meet up and play with other children, take part in an art activity and for you to have a tea or coffee with other parents. Cost per family €3. Starting May 24 and every consecutive Thursday from 10am – 12pm. Contact 05786 41740 or cbyrne@laoiscoco.ie.

ARTHOUSE MEETING

A meeting will be held at The Arthouse and Library, Stradbally, on Tuesday May 15 at 11am in the Arthouse Studios. Artist Cóilín Rush will give a brief talk on his work and practice as part of a public meeting that will take the form of a meet and greet and establish interest from parties in a series of art workshops he will be facilitating as part of his NCAD bursary residency for Laois County Council. All in terested parties are welcome and basic refreshments will be provided. Cóilín’s material is available online at www.coilinrush.com.

For further details please contact Arthouse Studios at 0578641740.

National Drawing Day will take place at The Arthouse on Saturday, May 19 from 11am - 1pm. Contact Cara Byrne, on 05786 41740 or email on cbyrne@laoiscoco.ie.

LAOIS HUNT

Point to point races in The Lawn, Stradbally on Sunday, May 20. Stradbally family fair also at The Lawn on Sunday, July 1.

STRADBALLY AND DISTRICT ANGLERS ASSOCIATION

Members please note that the membership fee for the 2012 season is now due. Adults €15, OAPs €7 and juveniles €7. Fees may be paid at Stradbaly Lake office.

ST VINCENT DE PAUL

Stradbally St Vincent de Paul are having a sponsored walk on Sunday, May 13 commencing at 2.30pm starting at the Market Square. Sponsorship cards available from Pascal at 087 1359382, Mary at 086 3312621. All funding goes to Stradbally, Timahoe and Vicarstown areas.

ICA

Stradbally ICA are planning a day trip to Belfast to visit The Titanic exhibition. It is hoped to have the trip in June. Anyone interested please phone M Graham 0578625272, D Mulhare 8625333, B Kelly 8625419. Date and cost later.

STEAM TRAIN

The steam train will run from 1.30pm - 4.30pm this Sunday 6 and Monday May 7.