Raheen

RAHEEN ON RTE

RAHEEN ON RTE

A film crew from RTÉ visited Raheen recently to film the parish pantomime group in rehearsals for this year’s pantomime Cinderella”. They spent the day filming and it will be shown on Winning Streak on Saturday, December 15 during the programme. Cinderella will be staged in James Fintan Lalor hall Raheen from 10 – 13 January. Rehearsals are now at an advanced stage.

ST FINTAN’S GAELS CALENDARS

St. Fintan’s Gaels have produced two calendars for sale for 2013. The first is a general calander featuring many teams and memories from 2012. The second is all about Féile 2012 and is a must have for anyone connected with the Féile. Calanders cost €10 each or you can purchase both for €15. Contact John Sinnott or Seamus Lahart to purchase calendar or for more information. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

RAHEEN VINTAGE CLUB

Raheen vintage Club are holding a vintage / modern tractor, car or bike run on Sunday 9 December leaving from the old school Raheen and Eamon A’Chnoic at 12 noon sharp to Ger Mulhall’s land Coolnacarte for vintage ploughing and tractor display in memory of the late John Mulhall Coolnacarte, weather permitting. All proceeds go to Strange Boat Organ Transplant. Refreshments will be provided. A DVD is now available of Raheen vintage run, exhibition and parish sports day. Contact any member of the vintage club. Order early for Christmas.

DAVID COLEMAN
Heywood Community school Ballinakill will host David Coleman. David is a child psychologist and presenter of the new series on RTE “Bullyproof.” He will give a presentation on “Dealing with challenging adolescents” and it will take place on Thursday 6 December. Tickets are €10 and are on sale from the school office 057 87 33333 and Eason’s bookshop Portlaoise. 

COLT LOTTO

Winning Numbers: 15 – 19 – 21. No winner. 4 x €20 winners: Barry McGill, Margaret Maguire, Elizabeth Tynan & Paddy Dunne. This week’s jackpot: €900. The bumper Christmas lotto will take place on Monday 10 December.