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ST FINTAN’S GAELS CALENDARS 2013

ST FINTAN’S GAELS CALENDARS 2013

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. Calendars 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 WHIST

Top score: Michael Kelly & Maura Farrell. First lady: Nancy Dowling. Second lady: Lena McEvoy. First gent: Paddy Carter. Second gent: Michael Morris. First half: Nancy Kehoe. Second half: Ann Mulhall. Consolation: Bride Reilly. Raffle: Bernie Cahill, Frank Fogarty, Nancy Kehoe, Michael O’Sullivan, Anne Sinnott & Michael Morris.

SHANAHOE WHIST

Top score: Louise Kavanagh. First lady: Bride Reilly & John Fitzpatrick. First gent: Sean Kennedy. Second gent: Margaret Malone & Sean Carroll. First quarter: Una Cahill. Second quarter: Kathleen Kavanagh. Third quarter: Eimear Breen . Fourth quarter: Mary Quigley & Nancy Kehoe. Best of 3: Sadie Delaney, Donal Bowe and Mary Fennelly Damien Carter. Juvenile: Ciarán Breen. Raffle: Lizzie Hearns, Billy Carter, Dennis Carter & Dinny Whelan.

COLT LOTTO

Winning Numbers: 1,7,24. One winner: Michael Lalor, Coole. 4 x €20 winners: Mary McRedmond, Denise Murray, Barry McGill & Grainne O’Connor. Next weeks jackpot €300. Promoters annual draw for €100: Mary Stackpool, Deirdre McGowan & Mary McGill. Christmas draw results: 10 x meat vouchers: Paddy Murphy, Eddie Dunne Ballyfin, Barry McGill, Ann Kavanagh, Sarah Jane Allen, Anne Sinnott, Betty Dunne, Liz Bennett, Breda Murray & John O’Dea. 5 x Bottles of whiskey: Aisling Hegarty, Natasha Dunne, Sean & James Dooley, Claire Guilfoyle & Catherine Murphy.

SOCIAL DANCING

Social dancing continues in the Abbeyleix Golf Club every Thursday night from 9.30 to 12.30 in aid of Abbeyleix Lions Club. Thursday 20 December music by Glen Flynn, 27 December Tony Bird & 3 January Johnny Mullins. Admission €8. They are also holding a charts and golden oldies disco in Morrissey’s, Abbeyleix on Friday 28 December in aid of Christmas lights. Admission €8.

MOUNTRATH & DISTRICT CAMERA CLUB

There is now a new and growing Camera Club established for people from Mountrath and the surrounding areas who have an interest in photography. Meetings are twice a month on Tuesday evenings.Our next meeting will be in the New Year, in METAC, Portlaoise Road, Mountrath on Tuesday 15th January 2013 at 8pm. Theme is ‘Christmas’ in 8 x 6 size. 1 photo per person.New members always welcome. Please find and ‘Like’ us on Facebook or email mountrathcameraclub@yahoo.ie for more details. Some of our members have photos on display in the ‘Christmas Gift’ Photo Exhibition now on in Phelan’s Restaurant, Mountrath until December 20. Please call in and see our handiwork!