Fisherstown cycle

Fisherstown cycle

Fisherstown cycle starts at the Fisherman’s Inn, Ballybrittas on Sunday, August 31 in aid of Emo/Rath Senior Citizens. 10km, 50km and family short run - high nellies also welcome. Helmets to be worn on the 100km cycle starts 10.30am; 50km starts 11am. Entry €20. Entry for family short run starts 11.15am €5 for adult, €3 for juveniles - familes €10. Juveniles u14 must be accompanied by an adults all juveniles must wear helmets. Register at Fisherman’s from 9am on Sunday. Refreshments served on return to Fisherman’s Inn. Info: n call 087 265001 or 087 672 6223.

Kilbride Art Group

Art classes for beginners and mature students resume in early September. Ccontact Una McCormack 0862392997.

Irish Crochet

To celebrate Nano Nagle, the founder of the Presentation Order, an exhibition of Irish crochet lace by Kathie Earle will be held at Mount St Anne’s August 31 as part of Heritage Week. et 057 862 6153

Jesuits in Emo

Heritage Week talk on the Jesuits in Emo by Fr Conor Harper in Emo Court on August 31 at 2pm as part of Heritage Week. Email t 057 862 6573

Area Notes

To include events news etc email before 8pm on Thursdays. Laura Donoher, Ballybrittas petrol station has kindly agreed to accept notes etc for the Leinster Express. Drop in before 6pm on Thursdays marked Leinster Express.