Roundwood Notebook – February 17

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SET DANCING

Ben Brady’s Set Dancing continues every Wednesday night in the Mill Room, Kilcoole at 8pm.

TUG OF WAR

Ballinastoe Tug of War club is starting back training soon.  We have both a men and womens team. If you are interested in getting fit and taking up a team sport for the new year we would love to see you.  All are welcome.  For further information contact Ed on 086 1693109

ROUNDWOOD N.S.

Enrolments are being confirmed for September, 2014.  If you wish to have your child included please contact the school on 01 2818399 on or before Wednesday 26th February.

ANGEL HEALING

Angel Healing takes place every Monday night at 7.30 in the Parish Centre, Roundwood Village. It is non denominational. Come along to a night of spiritual connection, relaxation and meditation. For more information contact Mary 087 9819420

PLOUGHING SOCIETY

Roundwood Ploughing Society are holding their annual Ploughing Match on Saturday the 22nd of February at 12.00 noon in Coolharbour, Roundwood.  Sincere thanks to Mrs. Helena Lowe for providing the site. Conventional, Vintage, Classic Tractors and Horse Classes all catered for on Lea ground.  Please note all competitors must register before Wednesday the 19th of February with Brendan Power @ 087 2420204.  Spectators always welcome

LADIES GOLF LESSONS

Djouce Lady Captain Deirdre Carroll is planning on organising group golf lessons at Djouce Golf Club for ladies who have always thought they would like to try the game of golf. The group lessons will be given by a golf professional and will cover all levels and also people who have never picked up a golf club before ! So ladies give golf a try and don’t worry about not having any golf clubs the clubs you will need will be provided for the lessons. Golf is a great game come along and enjoy the fresh air and have fun. The plan is to hold the group lessons in early spring  the total cost for four one hour lessons is €50. If you would like to take part just phone Deirdre on 087 9118499. Or just call into the club house and leave your name and a contact number.

ROUNDWOOD PURE MILE 2014

The proposed stretch of road this year is more than a mile!! It starts from Roundwood Health Centre along the Annamoe Roadto the bottom of  Derralossary Church lane. A meeting of the  residents, landowners and anyone interested in getting involved in the 2014 Pure Mile will take place this Wednesday 19th February in Aras on Tochar at 7.30pm (last weeks meeting was cancelled due to the bad weather) Your support would be much appreciated so please do come along

ROUNDWOOD DANCE

John Flood will play in Roundwood Parish Hall & Centre on Friday February 21st from 9.30 p.m. until 12.  Come along and enjoy a night of waltzing, jiving etc.

PILATES

Anne Sexton Pilates – Class on Thursdays at 12 noon – Mobility and Posture for the Older Adult.  Call in and have a chat with Anne and try it out!  Also, Boxercise – new class on a Friday night at 8 pm.  €10 for adult, €6 for students and unwaged.

MASS OF REMEMBRANCE

The Annual Mass of Remembrance for Parishioners and family members of Parishioners who died since March last year and whose funerals took place outside the Parish will take place on Saturday March 15th  at 6.30 pm

LUNCH CLUB

A reminder that the Active Retirement Lunch club will take place on Friday 21st February in The Roundwood Inn

SLEEPING BEAUTY DVDS

Anyone wishing to order a dvd of Roundwood Variety Groups recent production of Sleeping Beauty at a cost of €20 should contact 086 2451829 (wrong number in last week) before 28th February, 2014.

MINDFULNESS COURSE

A mindfulness based stress reduction eight week course with Niall Nolan will take place in Roundwood Parish Centre on Tuesdays at 8pm.  For more information please contact M Gaskin at 086 1638042

HUMPTY DUMPTY PLAY GROUP

The Cuidiu Humpty Dumpty Playgroup meets every Wednesday from 10 – 11.30 am in the Parish Hall.  All pre-school children are welcome.  Bring along your Parent or Minder & they can have tea and a chat while you play!

KNOCK

S.M.A. pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Saturday 24th May leaving Laragh at 7a.m, Roundwood at 7.30a.m. Bus, breakfast and dinner €50 per person.  All money to be paid before 1st May, 2014.  All enquiries to 0404 45276

 

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