EASTER EGG HUNT
Our annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place in Ballypickas GAA Grounds at 4pm on Easter Monday, 1st April for all kids up to 12yrs – goodie bags for every child and prizes. Weather permitting - please check Ballypickas GAA Facebook page for updates.All welcome!
COMMUNITY ALERT NEWS
The committee are finalising plans to get the signs and text alert system up and running. A newsletter will be distributed shortly outlining what is planned for the Ballyroan area. The text alert system is up and running in other local areas including the Heath, Timahoe and Rathineska and has proved successful in giving people in those areas peace of mind.
ATHLETIC CLUB NEWS
The first in our Get Fit For Summer fun runs takes place in Abbeyleix on Wed April 10th @7:30pm. This is a 4k run and registration takes place in Morrisseys from 6:15 with refreshments and spot prizes after. The runs will continue every 2nd Wed from then with a 5k in Ballyroan on 24th April. A meet and train will be organised shortly for those who are just starting out. Keep an eye on our FB page for times etc. Training continues Tues eve at 7:30pm and new members are always welcome.
The CLUB would like to thank all who have purchased the county board draw tickets. Congrats to Denise and Saoirse Bonham on their win in the first draw. Membership is included to those who would like to enter the 3 remaining draws at the cost of €113. With a top prize of €10,000 and numerous other cash prizes its worth an entry. Contact Anselm McGowan on 087 2561276 or Jim McEvoy on 087 2969738 if interested in signing up.