Roundwood notes July 6

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CHILDRENS COMPETITION

There is still time to enter the comic strip competition for primary school children which is being organised as part of the Roundwood Festival and Pure Mile 2015. Download your comic template and find all the details on www.roundwood.ie. Place your entries in the competition box in Roundwood Parish Hall, closing date is 10th of July

 

SUMMER TIME FUN.

Places still available for week 2 (13th – 17th July) of summer camp in Roundwood N.S. for 4-7 year olds. 10:00am – 1:00pm. Activities will include Art & craft, singing, dancing, baking, games and lots more fun!!  Cost €55 per week reduction for second child.  Contact: Sean Kavanagh 087-7746466 or Ann Nolan 086-0851665

 

OLD SCHOOL REUNION

Reunion at the ‘Old School’ Saturday, 1st August 7.30pm – 9.30pm.  This will be a last chance for all former pupils and teachers of the Old School in Roundwood to come and have a look around the school, which has recently been sold.  In particular, we would like to welcome any past pupils and their families who are now living abroad to come back and share in this occasion, which will coincide with the Roundwood Street Festival (31st July to 2nd August), and promises to be a great social weekend in Roundwood village.  We will soon start to gather photos and other mementos from life at the old school so if you have any we can borrow for the occasion it will be much appreciated.  We hope you can come from near and far to join us for this occasion.  Please spread the word as we are eager to ensure all former pupils and teachers know of the event. 

 

BARN DANCE AND BBQ

Moneystown midsummer barn dance and BBQ will take place on Saturday 25th of July from 8pm till late with live music, including the Country Boys and the Roamin Cadillacs.  BBQ on the night and a super raffle also.   All proceeds will go to Moneystown Community Centre. Tickets can be obtained by contacting 086 8378304 or from any committee members

 

MONEYSTOWN DANCE

The Wicklow Man will play in Moneystown Community Centre on Friday 10th July from 9.30 pm till 12. Teas served, refreshments also available & door prizes. Come along and enjoy a night of waltzing jive etc. The August Dance will be held on Friday 14 August.

 

ROUNDWOOD A.F.C. A.G.M.

We are holding our Annual General Meeting on the 14th July in Roundwood Parish Hall at 7.30pm sharp. All motions and nominations must be sent in writing to Club Secretary, Ciaran Dunne, 6 Djouce Meadow, Roundwood, Co.Wicklow ,to be received no later than seven days prior to date of AGM.

 

PARISH DANCE

The Roundwood Parish Hall monthly Dance will be held on Friday July 17th dancing to John Flood from 9 p.m. till late. Teas served, refreshments also available, Raffle prizes. Come along and enjoy a night of waltzing jive.

 

LOCAL PERFORMERS

Roundwood Festival 2015 takes place on the August bank holiday weekend. On Sunday the extremely busy Street Festival will take place. This provides an opportunity to showcase our local talent. So would you like to do a short performance, be it singing, dancing, juggling, unicycle, musical assemble or anything in between? For further information or to add your name to the line-up please call Janine on 087 2841604.

 

CAR BOOT SALE

The next Car Boot Sale will be held on Sunday July 12th  for Information and Booking please contact us by [email protected] or by ringing Bernie on 087-3932730 or Ben 087-9627527 Indoor and outdoor spaces available, Booking is essential as limited to 22 tables indoor. Open to stall holders from 10 a.m open to the public from 12 noon to 5pm.. Tables can only be held until 11.30 p.m.

 

WHIST

The next whist will be on Wednesday the 8th July in the Parish Centre.

 

LOTTO RESULTS

There was no winner in last weeks lotto draw.  The numbers drawn were 6, 16, 20 & 30  There were three match three winners Ray Clarke, T. Healy & Denis.  Next weeks jackpot will be €11,900

 

HOME PRODUCERS MARKET

Roundwood Home Producers Market continues in the Parish Hall, Roundwood.  Times 12 noon to 5pm.  We will have home baking, jams, vegetables, crafts, plants and much more.  New members always welcome

 

CRAFT FAIR

Calling all Roundwood, Moneystown and local area craft workers! Do you make your own craft jewellery, wood turn, pottery, baskets, etc.? As part of the Roundwood Festival 2015 it is planned to have a craft fair on Sunday 2nd of August. If you are interested in displaying/selling your crafts to a large audience on Roundwood Street Festival Day please email [email protected] with details of your particular craft or telephone 086 8055040. Priority will be given to craft workers local to the Roundwood-Moneystown area.

 

ANNAMOE CENTRE

If you wish to get the basic lessons on how to play tennis come along on Saturday mornings to The New Tennis Court at Annamoe from 11 to 1 oclock and join in the fun.

 

SET DANCING

Set Dancing on Thursday nights in Kavanagh’s Lounge from 9pm til 11am with live music Beginners and visitors to the area are always welcome.  Great social night for €5!  Fun family Ceili for all ages in Annamoe centre at 8pm next Friday evening 29th May. Start your bank holiday weekend with some exercise and fun!

 

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 Meditation ,Relaxation and Spiritual connection, . For more information contact Mary 087 9819420

 

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]

 

 45 CARD DRIVE

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

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