ROSENALLIS

Rosenallis AFC

Rosenallis AFC

The annual Rosenallis AFC Christmas Draw will take place on Friday, December 12 in Moloney’s bar, Mountmellick. Tickets on sale from players and committee members. 1st prize Christmas Hamper, 2nd Prize €100 with many more prizes on the night. The club would like to thank all of their sponsors for their generous support. Please support the club by buying tickets. Thank you.

Community Awards

The closing date for the Laois Community and Voluntary Awards has been extended to December 12 with the Awards night now scheduled for January 15. For info please contact Geraldine Delaney, Geraldine Delaney, 057 86 64107 or gdelaney@laoiscoco.ie

Slieve Bloom Assoc

Next meeting takes place in the Green School Rosenallis on Thursday, January 22.

Mountmellick Comhaltas

Mountmellick Comhaltas has been very busy recently. On Friday there was a good turn out of musicians to entertain the crowds before the Laois GAA Awards. There was huge appreciation for the music. On Thursday they were part of the Dunnes Stores Customer evening in the Kyle Centre. Upcomng is a busking fundraiser on Saturday afternoon December 13 in The Kyle Centre.

CCE Christmas Party

Mountmellick Comhaltas Christmas Party will take place on December 16th in the Forum Hostel, Mountmellick. This is a new venue, not far from the Macra Hall. The night will be in Seisiun form, which like the monthly Seisiun will be a free event though parents are asked to bring refreshments.

Mountmellick Community Games

The above will hold an AGM in the coming weeks. If you are interested in getting involved please phone 085 713 8940.

Scór

Well done to all the Rosenallis members who took part in the Scór na n-Óg recently in Mountmellick. Our singers and musicians did very well. Best of luck in the All-Ireland to our quiz team who won on the night and will not represent Rosenallis and Laois at the All Ireland Scór at City West. Details later. Hopefully we can build on this success with increased entry to Scór na Paistí for Primary School GAA Members in the New Year.

QUAKER GATHERING

A stakeholder meeting for the William Edmundson & Friends Gathering July 2015 is on Thursday December 4 in Mountmellick Arts Centre, 7.30pm to 9pm. There will be an emphasis on promoting Mountmellick and ‘traditional Ireland’ during this 5 day event, with over 80 visitors from overseas. The meeting is open to all.  Confirm attendance to Mountmellick Heritage Society at 086 7914933.