National Heritage Week

National Heritage Week

Monasterevin Library on Thursday 28 August at 7.30pm a talk , delivered by Barry Walsh of the Monasterevin History Society on the Hanging of Fr Prendergast, In this talk the story behind Fr Prendergast who was arrested, put on trial and eventually hanged for delivering Mass in 1798 will be told. This talk is organised by Kildare County Library.


Pilgrimage to Medjugorje 2015 will take place at the end of May 2015. Fares paid before 14 December will cost €500. Saving scheme for trip in Earleys Fashion Shop. For further information contact John Earley 0862437882 or Earleys Fashion Shop 045525395.

Padre Pio Glove

St Padre Pio Glove will be in Malone’s home Shindella, Monasterevin on Sunday 31 August from 11.30am to 5.30pm. For details contact Betty 045525094.

Art Group

Kilbride Art Group --Art Classes for beginners and mature students/ children will recommence on following dates

Adults- Monday 8 September 10am to 12noon and 7.30 to 9.30pm, Tuesday 9 September 10am to 12 noon and 7.30 to 9.30pm, Wednesday 10 September 10am to 12 noon.

Children 10 September, 3.30 to 5pm & 7.30 to 9pm Saturday 13 September 10am to 11.30am especially for younger children to introduce them to art. Sketching and drawing classes are also available.


Parish Lotto Numbers drawn on 12 August 10,16,17,19. Jackpot not won. Winners of € 20 M.Clarke, C. Walsh, B.Grant, J.Cunningham, L,McDonell. Jackpot now €1,800.

Ballykelly G.F.C.Lotto. Draw held on 11 August, jackpot not won. Winners of €20 G.Carroll, C.Dunne,B.Coughlan, K.Grathan, A.Behan. Jackpot now €15,000.

Monasterevin GFC Weekly Draw held on 13 August €150 Madeline Lacey, €50 Ann and Bob, Peter Moore. Sellers prize P,Donoher.

Citizens information

Citizens Information can be contacted in Monasterevin Credit Union office on first Tuesday of every month from 10.30am to 12.30pm.