The next information day will be Tuesday November 12 in Monasterevan Credit Union from 10.30am to 12.30pm. This service is available on the first Tuesdays of every month.
Craft fair will be held in Mount St Annes, Killenard on Sunday November 10 from 1pm to 4pm. Free admission, raffle on the day.
Christmas Shoe Box Appeal
Anyone wishing to help out with this appeal this year, please contact Nancy Nolan 087 720347 or 045525610.
Monasterevin Community Games AGM will be held on Thursday November 7 at 8pm in the Day Care Centre. New members welcome.
Jackpot not won. Winners of €20 S. Patterson, M. Sweeney, D. Lawloer. N. Kaye, M. Harrison. C. McHale. Jackpot now €7,600.
Weekly draw. €120 Johnny Maher, €50 Pat OBrien,Caroline Morrissey, Mai Sharpe. Sellers prize Stephen Morrissey.
Mass of Remembrance
On Saturday November 9 at 6.30pm Mass will be a special Mass of remembrance for all the faithful departed. A tree of remembrance will be placed in the sacred space in the church on which you can place the name of someone who has died.
LAOIS COMMUNITY FORUM AWARDS
Application forms for the 2013 Laois Community Forum Awards are now available. Entry deadline extended to Thursday, November 7 before 5pm. There are five categories in the group/clubs section while there is also an Unsung Hero Award. Application forms can be downloaded from www.laoiscommunityforum.ie.
Portlaoise Serenity Group of Alcoholics Anonymous will hold an open public meeting in The Beech Haven Centre, St Fintan’s Hospital, Portlaoise on Thursday, November 7, at 8pm.