St Patrick’s Parade

St Patrick’s Parade

The theme for the Rosenllis parade is “The Slieve Bloom Village Parade” we are hoping that the floats entered will represent all that is vital to events/people/places around Rosenallis Village. The parade starts at 3.30pm. We have two prizes for best float 1st €75 & 2nd €50. We are delighted to welcome the Mountmellick Coamhaltas to the main stand. Walking floats to meet at the Green School from 3.15pm and the Vehicles to meet at ‘the Grove’ at 3pm. The committee would like to invite everyone back to the community centre for tea and refreshments after the parade.

Caife le Comhra

Come to The Coffee Pot, beside Supervalu, Mountmellick this Wednesday, March 12 at 10am and use whatever Irish you have to join in the chat and to celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge. Special offer for all those in the group of €1 for a cup of tea or regular coffee. All Welcome. Further information 085 713 8940.

Community Alert

The launch of the Text Alert Scheme by the Commmunity Alert Group will take place in the Community Centre on Thursday, April 10 at 8pm. It will be possible to register at that meeting and the annual charge is €20. In the coming weeks a circular will be distributed to all households in the Community explaining the workings of the Text Alert Scheme. Members of Muintir na Tíre and An Garda Síochána will be present also to provide further information and answer any queries. All are welcome. Please do attend. It is in the interest of everyone in the Community.

Drama Festival 2014

Sponsored by Mountmellick Credit Union the Drama Festival will rung from 7th -14th March at 8pm sharp nightly in the Mountmellick Community Arts Centre. Programme: Tues 11th Mar, Dead Guilty by Holycross/Ballycahill Drama Group(Tipperary) Wed 12th Mar, The Weir by Kilmuckridge Drama Group(Wexford) Thur 13th Mar, A View from the bridge by Thurles Drama Group(Tipperary) Fri 14th Mar, Moll by Garrymore Drama Group(Mayo). Tickets Season (8 nights) €50 (Concessions €25) Nightly Tickets €10 (Concessions €5) Group booking welcome for more info. please contact Tricia at 086-1604363 or

Rambling House

There will be a rambling house session on Fri.March 14th at 8pm at An Sean Chistin,Irey,Ballyfin.It will consist of music,song,dance,stories,with a cuppa and chat.All are welcome to take part or just come along to listen and enjoy.As the name suggests it takes place in a house which has been specially prepared for such events.Further details and directions from Maureen Culleton 0876482038.

Line Dancing

Eeach Wednesday from 11am-12noon at An Sean Chistin. further details from Maureen,0876482038