cancer walk

cancer walk

The 21st Annual Slieve Bloom walk takes place on Saturday June 29, in aid of the Irish Cancer Society.

The walk starts at Clonaslee Community School at 11am. Refreshments en route and complimentary meal at finish. Contact Donal Conroy 057-8648034 or Joe Fitzpatrick at 057-9343638 for sponsorship cards . Contributions can be given on day. All are welcome.

Bus to Salthill

All are welcome to take a day trip to Salthill in Galway on Saturday July 13.

The bus leaves Mountmellick at 8am sharp, Rosenallis at 8.15am and Clonaslee at 8.30am sharp. Bus leaving Salthill at 5pm. Seats must be booked before Wednesday July 10. Adults €7 return, U16 & children €3.00 All children must be accompanied by an adult. To book seats call Laois Trip on 057-86-92168.

Senior Citizens

The annual outing will be held on Tuesday June 25. This year the group are leaving Rosenallis at 8.30 am and heading to the Arboretum Life Style & Garden Centre in Leighlinbridge .

They will continue to the Nore Valley Folk and Heritage museum in Bennettsbridge, then to Waterford for dinner. Next to Kilmeaden and the Waterford & Suir Valley Railway to experience the beauty of the Suir Valley from a period carriage and take in the wonderful panoramic views of the River Suir. Tea will be served in the Abbeyleix Manor on the way home. The Cost is €30 pp. Please contact Maureen on 087 9218445, Jacinta on 086 3706854 or Teresa on 086 8513466 to book a seat.

YAP Midsummer Walk

Youth Advocate Programmes (YAP) Ireland invite you to join us on a fundraising walk at the beautiful Glenbarrow , Rosenallis on the longest day of the year, 21 June. We have two routes 2 or 4 mile, entry €10 (T-Shirt included) family €15.00. Registration at Glenbarrow car park at 07.30pm. For more information please call Aengus on 087 -7411644. Please wear suitable footware and clothing appropriate to weather. Youth Advocate Programmes Ireland uses a strengths based ,family focused approach for young people with complex needs, leading to positive outcomes for young people and families. Please support this worthy cause and enjoy this gem on our doorstep at the same time.

Communion DVD

Rosenallis and Derrylamogue Holy Communion DVD’s are now on sale. Contact Tim McEvoy to order on 087 6707992 or call into the schools.

Comhaltas concert

As part of the Love: Live National Music Day on June 21, CCÉ Mountmellick will hold a ‘Celebration of Irish Music’ in Mountmellick Library in O’Moore Street.

Members of CCÉ Mountmellick and visiting artists will be performing from 4pm to 6pm. All welcome to attend.