KIDS & KOFFEE
Ballyroan Playgroup will be open throughout the summer holidays in the Ballyroan Hall every Friday 10am to 12pm. Parents/carers and their children are welcome up until they turn 6. We have lots of toys and soft play equipment, and serve juice and a biscuit to kids, as well as sharing tea, coffee and cake among the parents. It’s a community group, so you are responsible for your own child(ren) and your help clearing up is appreciated. For more info, call Kyra 0860651485 or just come along on a Friday.
ARTS AND CRAFTS
Children’s art and craft club continues on Fridays in Ballyroan Community Hall. 10am-12pm. For details contact Sylvia at 0863450964.
Sunday August 31, Fisherstown Ballybrittas, for the running of the 100km cycle challenge, others events include a 50km cycle and a short run for families and individuals, high nellies also welcome. Start and finish at Fishermans Inn, further info phone 0872654001.
World War 1
The 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War is this year and to mark this an ecumenical evening will be on August 29. Contact David Orford 057 8623852 or Rev Leslie Stevenson.