Roundwood notes September 1

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VARIETY A.G.M

The Roundwood Variety A.G.M. will be on Wednesday 10th September  in the Old School at 8.30pm.  All are welcome to attend.  Anyone who is interested in taking part in next years production, either on stage or behind the scenes are urged to come along and learn what we are all about.

 

BINGO

Fun Bingo will take place on in the Parish Hall on Sunday 13th September from 3pm.  Family members and friends are more than welcome to attend.  €5 per book and great raffle prizes.  Come along and enjoy

 

LUNCH CLUB

A reminder that the Active Retirement Lunch club will take place on Friday 19th September in Woods and Byrne, Roundwood at 1.30.

 

YOGA CLASSES

Yoga Classes will resume on Thursday 11th September in Roundwood Parish Centre at 7.30 p.m. till 9.00 p.m. Class will include:-  Asana Work -flexibility of joints and muscles; Pranayama -breathing techniques to help focus and calm the mind; Meditation  -stillness-Deep relaxation; Class is open to all & each person is encouraged to work at their own pace.  Cost is 10 euro per class with minimum 60 euro commitment due on first night.  Booking/ Further details contact Anne-Marie  0868367578

 

PETER DARCY MEMORIAL GOLF CLASSIC

Glendalough and Roundwood Golf Societies are jointly running a Golf day at Roundwood Golf Club on Saturday 13th September in memory of our friend, Peter Darcy.  Cost is €160 per team of 4 (or €40 per person) including dinner and entertainment in Byrne and Woods, Roundwood later that evening.

We have lined up 3 bands over the course of the evening so it promises to be a great day and night.  Prizes for the golf include fourballs for Druids Glen, Carton House and loads of other top-class prizes. 

Timesheet is now open (10am to 4pm). Everyone welcome. Please contact Martin at 087 9170231 to book your team of 4.  Proceeds will go to Roundwood Juvenile Soccer Club. There will also be a donation to Roundwood Old Folks

 

ROUNDWOOD & DISTRICT TEXT ALERT

Community volunteers are now delivering information and sign up forms to all houses in the Roundwood Garda District. Those volunteers will be calling back over the coming weeks to collect the forms and subscription monies. Many of the volunteers are distributing within their own areas and should be known to you. An official receipt will be given for all money collected.  If you have any concern regarding the person calling for money, please telephone 087 9040470 for verification.

 

ROUNDWOOD PARISH HALL DANCE

Come join us and The Wicklow Man on September 19th at 9.30pm for a lovely evening of music and dance. Refreshments and Raffle on the night. Admission €8

 

SECOND HAND BOOKS FOR SALE

Second Hand Books now on sale in the Parish Hall. All proceeds go towards the Parish Hall Fund.  Huge variety available.  We will gratefully accept all donations of books to help our cause

  

ROUNDWOOD PARISH HALL

The new purpose built Parish Hall in Roundwood is now available for all social events, meetings, parties, christenings, workshops, training courses. These great facilities are now available. For more information contact us on 087-9627527 , 087-3932730 or [email protected]

 

LOTTO RESULTS

There was no winner of last week’s jackpot. The numbers drawn were 3, 7, 8 & 15   There were nine match three winners. Brian Maguire, Esther Breslin, Mick Tilly, Dylan McGrath, Lorcan Murtagh, Bernie Timmons, Ger Malone, Seamus Timmons & Dorothy Douglas Next week’s jackpot will be €11,600

 

MONEYSTOWN DANCE

The Wicklow Man will play in Moneystown Community Centre on Friday 12th September from 9.30pm until 12. Door prizes, teas served, refreshments  also available. Come along and enjoy a night of waltzing, jive, line-dancing  etc  

 

SET DANCING

Set dancing in Kavanagh’s lounge every Thursday night with music this month by the O’Kane family. Session from 9pm until 11.  

 

WHIST

The next whist will be on Wednesday 3rd August in the Parish Centre.

 

HOME PRODUCERS MARKET

Roundwood Home Producers Market continues in Roundwood Parish Hall on Sundays from 12noon – 5p.m every Sunday. Come for your home baking, jams, crafts, vegetables, plants, etc. New members always welcome.

 

MEDJUGORJE

Pilgrimage To Medjugorje October 15th for one week. Cost €619.00. Price includes Aer Lingus flights, insurance, half Board accommodation in house opposite the Church and transfers to & from Medjugorje. For more information & booking contact Mary King on 087 2185067

   

45 CARD DRIVE

45 card game every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at 8.45pm. Teas served. All welcome

 

FLOWER ARRANGING

Roundwood & District Community Council in association with Kildare Wicklow Education and Training Board are organising an 8 week flower arranging course starting in Roundwood in mid September. If you are interested in taking part please call 086 8055040 for further information.

 

COMMUNITY GAMES

Well done to the Roundwood athletics who represented Wicklow in the Community Games final in Athlone last week-end. They all performed brilliantly and got PB.s on the day. They were Claire Byrne, Ross Mc Cormack, Bobby Brady, Eve Leacy, Matthew Byrne, Laoise Cullen and Roisin Belton.  A big thank you to Ann Marah and Laura Kavanagh who coached these children in the various disciplines. We are already looking forward to next year. .  

 

DIAMOND BRIDGE CLUB

The 2014/15 season starts on Monday 8th September at 7.45 in Roundwood  Community Centre.     No partner required , visitors and new members always welcome. Lessons for Beginners contact Triona on 0877630968.

 

002 BRIDGE CLUB

Bridge returns to Roundwood Community Centre on Friday 12th September starting at 9.45 am, once again no partner required and visitors and new members always welcome. Any queries contact Triona on 0877630968 or Gaye on 0868746874.

 

BADMINTON

Time to dust off the badminton racquets! From September badminton resumes on Monday on Wednesday nights in Aras An Tochar at 7.30pm. Looking forward to see all our members back playing and as always new members are more than welcome to come along.

 

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