Rosenallis news

map reading

map reading

Basic map reading and compass skills workshop Saturday July 27 at 12.00 noon in the Rosenallis Community Centre followed by walk on the Ridge of Capard. To book a place please call Ann Lanigan on 057 8661900.

Rosenallis AFC News

The AGM of Rosenallis AFC will take place on Monday, July 29 in the Green School at 9pm sharp. All players and club members are requested to attend also all new members are very welcome. Our schoolboy & girls teams are recruiting players for U8 & U9 teams which are for children bornin 2005/2006. Any interested players should contact Darren on 0862476946 or Joe on 0872553174. Details of our under age registration night and commencement of training for all our underage teams will appear in the parish notes & Rosenallis notes in this paper in the coming weeks. Congratulations to our over 35’s who clinched their league title on Saturday night.

Tidy Towns

Would like to thank everyone who donated to last weeks church gate collection we raised €365. which will assist us to keep up our work. Thank you to the church gate collectors for their help. We would also like to thank Bert & Caroline Piggott from Clonaslee Garden Centre for donating a huge variety of shrubs free that have been planted in various places around the village, your support is greatly appreciated.


Results for July 8: Jackpot not won. Winning numbers were 1,5,10,23. 5X€30 winners Mary Gorman, Ann Dunne, Paddy Dooley, Margaret Conroy, Julia Davis 5X€30 Promotor’s John Davis, Cathal Poole, Lily Gorman, Niall Conroy, Conor Conroy.

Mid-Leinster PTAA Annual Draw

1st prize €200 Mairead Feehan Mountrath, 2nd Prize €150 Sr. Michael Mountmellick, 3rd Prize €75 Tristan Barber Stradbally, 5X€20 Liam Conroy, Rosenallis, Pauline O’Sullivan Portloaise, Austin Lanham Ballyfin, Ann Buckley Coolrain & Theresa Buggy, Stradbally.

Gathering Festival

Plans are in place and bookings are in from France,Germany,Switzerland and Japan for the finest Gathering Festival in Laois which will take place in Community Centre Ballyfin from Wed July 31st to Mon Aug 5th.Maureen Culleton has planned this extensive event which includes music,song, dance,sightseeing tours,mountain walks and rambling house sessions.Further details on,email or 0876482038

Social Dance

The monthly social dance takes place on Saturday July 27 in the Owenass Hall, Mountmellick. Music by Colm Aungier & Twice Shy, dancing from 9.30 to 12.30. Refreshments served. All are welcome