Carnew Notebook – April 21

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21ST
Happy 21st birthday to Amy McHale, Beechmount.
DRAMA
Congratulations and well done to Kilrush Drama Group on coming 3rd in the All Ireland Drama Festival last week in Claremorris, to producer Mick Byrne and all the cast and crew, especially to Ellie Condren on best supporting actress and Kevin McEvoy for the lighting. Well done to all.
THANK YOU
The committee of Men’s Shed in Tinahely would like to say a big thank you to everyone in Carnew and surrounding areas who supported their collection recently in Carnew, it was very much appreciated.
BOUTIQUE
Carnew Community Carnew Community Care Boutique are having a one day sale on all items on Thursday 24th April from 11 – 4 pm, all welcome.
KNOCK
The annual pilgrimage to Knock will take place on 17th and 18th May cosr is €125, reservations and full cost please by Monday 5th May to Sr Mary 0872995267/0539426510.
Pick up points outside Gorey Hospital 7.30am, Carnw Community Care 7.45am, Carnew Church 7.55am, return to Carnew on Sunday at 9.45 approximately.
VOTE FOR JOANNES DRESS
Vote for Joannes dress are still being taken up to midnight April 25th log on to the FRP Ireland facebook page and Joanne’s dress Hey Bird will be in the Eastern Region, each person may vote once in 24 hours, all votes are needed please.
BIBLE STUDY
Are the Beatitudes as relevant for us in the 21st century as they were when Jesus first taught them? Join us an explore “The Sermon on the Mount” on Thursday 24th April at 8pm in The Hazel Room Carnew for further information contact Michael 0864021407 or check website www.calvarychurchgorey.ie
CARNEW TEXT ALERT
Due to lack of interest Carnew Text Alert system will not be in operation after the end of April unless more people join the system, if you are interested contact Maureen 0879653852 or Pat 0876439186 cost €10 per household. 
CAR/TRACTOR RUN
Carnew heritage club are holding their annual car/tractor run on 18th May, all welcome.
SPRING CLEAN
Askamore spring clean will take place over the next few weeks contact Jim Gilbert for the gloves, bags etc. All  rubbish can be left at the top of the priest yard and will be collected by Wexford County Council on Monday 28th April.
WALK
A walk will take place from the Banks of the Slaney in Clohamon to Askamore a distance of 13km on Sunday 4th May at 2pm, this walk is jointly in aid of Askamore Community Council and North Wexford Hospice, sponsorship cards available.
TINAHLEY WALKING CLUB
The walk on Sunday 27th April is Djouce (grade B 12/14k 3 hours approx) meet in Tinahely Square at 10am, please ensure to wear proper walking boots, bring adequate food and drinks and pack or wear rain gear. Full walking schedule is on Tinahely.ie website.

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