Mountrath

PRE CHRISTMAS MARKET

PRE CHRISTMAS MARKET

This pre Christmas Market will be held in the parochial hall Mountrath on December 1 from 10.30am To 12.30pm. Ther will be the usual stall Holly Wreath etc, cake stall , bottle stall ,sweet stall, and many more . Watch this space for more details

FLOWER & GARDEN CLUB

The next meeting will be held on Tuesday November 13 in St Fintan’s Hall @ 8 pm. Guest on the night will be Teresa Fingleton who will give a floral arranging demonstration. All are welcome.

BADMINTON

Adults interested in playing badminton for fun. It will be commencing shortly in Mountrath. If interested please contact John Carroll 087-9173804.

ST FINTAN’S GAA LOTTO

The winning numbers in this week’s lotto were 09,12,19,27. There was no jackpot winner. Next week’s jackpot is €14,000.

LIBRARY NEWS

The knitting club continues to meet every Friday morning 10:30-12:30pm all welcome

KNUCKLES BOXING

Under 11years Mon, Wed and Fri 5.30 to 6.30pm Over 11years beginners Mon ,Wed and Fri 6.30 to 7.30pm Over 11years advanced Mon, Wed and Fri 7.30 to 9pm Girls over 11years Tues and Thurs 7 to 8 and Sat 1 to 2pm Adults Fitness classes Tues and Thurs at 8pm and Sat 10.30am Ladies Fitness classes Mon to Fri mornings 9.30am and 11.30am Any enquiries contact Noel on 0851981551.

HOME MADE JAM

The sale of homemade jam continues in Costcutters and in Phelan’s shop in Castletown. The proceeds of this goes to the Laois Hospice Portlaoise. Your support is greatly needed. Thanks to all who have supported.

WEEKLY CLEANUP

Various members and volunteers of Mountrath Tidy Towns committee, which is a sub-committee of Mountrath Development Association, will be meeting every Thursday evening at the Car Park on Main Street at 7pm - weather permitting, for a quick tidy up of the town. This usually involves picking up litter and keeping an eye on areas which might need a more thorough cleanup by our local Fás scheme participants. All are welcome to come along for the odd half hour or so from 7:00pm to 8:00pm.

OUTDOOR GYM

The outdoor gym in the local amenity park can be used by all ages. We would encourage all local clubs and groups to use this facility.

DOG FOULING

Dog fouling is a growing litter problem Local awareness to identify the dog owners is required Please contact the Council’s free litter hotline @ 1800 323 230 with specific details if witnessed.

COUNTRY MARKETS

Mountrath Country Markets is open every Friday from 9:00am to 12 noon in The Macra Hall on Main Street. Come and see for yourself. To place an order phone 87 32510 or 8735368.