ST FINTAN’S GAELS
St Fintan’s Gaels are holding their registration and awards night on Thursday, March 26 from 6-9 pm in Roll & Bowl, Portlaoise. Players of the year 2014 presentations will take place and our under 12 squad from last year will receive their football shield medals. A special guest on the night will make the presentations. Registration for 2015 will also be collected on the night. Cost: €10 for players under 6 while all remaining players remain at €30 each with a maximum of €70 per family. This promises to be a great night. Hope to see you there!
Mary Prendergast will launch her new album “Debut” on Tuesday 31 March in the Manor Hotel Abbeyleix with guest radio presenters and the Paddy O’ Brien Band with supporting guests. . Compere on the night will be Kevin Lalor-Fitzpatrick of Midlands Radio 3.
Top score: Rose Cunningham. First lady: Sheila Fogarty. Second lady: Mary McCabe. First gent: Michael Kelly. Second gent: Billy Carter First half: Bernie Cahill. Second half: Catherine Galvin. Raffle: Nora Breen, Kathleen Kavanagh, Rose Cunningham, Michael Kelly & Nancy Dowling.
Numbers drawn: 6, 18, 22. No winner. 4 x €20: Barry McGill, Aisling Hegarty, David Stackpool & Mary Kelly. This week’s Jackpot: €1,900.
Shanahoe National School is now enrolling for 2015 – 2016. Contact the school office at 057 87 39715 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ballinakill Bingo Committee invites people to come and support us on a Monday night in the hall on the square. Starts at 8.30pm and there is €1,000 in prize money every week plus raffle. €7.50 for a single book with sheets and €15 for a double book with double sheets. Come and join us for a great social night. Bus from Rathdowney, Ballacolla and Durrow call Dick on 086 8402139. from Ballyragget and Castlecomer call Ger on 086 2538164. From Abbeyleix and Ballyroan call Ned on 087 415 3401.