Coffee Morning

Coffee Morning

Coffee morning in aid of Irish Cancer Society’s Daffodil day on Friday March 28 from 9.30am to 1.30pm in Pat and Pauline Dooley’s house in Ralish, Abbeyleix. All welcome.

Parish Lotto

Numbers 8, 10, 18, 25. No winner. €20 each to Margaret Kelly, Noreen Cahill, Bernie Lalor, Michael O Reilly, Niall Rohan, Brian Kennedy, Paul and Ber Carroll, Tess O Shaughnessy, Liam Costigan, Cath Wynne. Next weeks jackpot €6,400.

Active Retirement

Active retirement is now back. New members always welcome. We meet in the Old school community hall at 1pm every Wednesday.

Knock Ns

Knock national school have produced a 2014 calendar. Contact Rosin Fleming for more information.


Walkers continue to meet every morning in the square. All are welcome.


Bingo is now back in the old hall. Over €1,200 in prizes every week and a raffle. Please come and support and you might be lucky.


There was 6 tables. Winners on 12 games were the Daltons. Runners up were Tony and Paddy Walsh, Tom Moore and Fint Phelan. Raffle winners were Paddy Walsh, Neddy Delaney, Mary Farrell, Joe Cass .

Ballinakill Parents Association

Ballinakill Parents Association are holding a meeting on Wednesday, March 27 in the Old School Community Hall at 7.30pm. We would really appreciate if more parents would make the effort to attend our meetings as we discuss various interests in our National School. Hope to see you there.

The association is holding an afternoon of Bingo on Sunday, April 6 at 3pm in the Old School Community Hall to raise funds for the National School. Approximately €1,200 in prizes. Double books with sheets €15, Single book with sheets €7.50, Half book with sheets €4. There will also be a raffle on the day with numerous prizes, tickets €2 each or 3 for €5. Please support.