Dunlavin notes August 10

Dunlavin

Dunlavin Notes

Samaritan Volunteers – In order to extend the East Coast Samaritans service volunteers are needed. Could YOU be there when someone calls? Would you like to find out more about what’s involved in volunteering? You are invited to attend one of our information evenings, the list of venues are available on the Church Notice Board.

Build your own wind Turbine Course
A build your own wind turbine course will take place in Camphill Community Grangebeg from Saturday August 22nd to 27th. This is a hands on opportunity for course participants to build a working “ Hugh Piggott” design windmill. The course facilitators are Eirbyte. All tools and materials will be supplied. The 6 day course cost €200 (concession €100). This includes tea breaks and lunch. For bookings Tel 087 9285140 or 045 406050. Email [email protected]
The Dunlavin Running and Walking CLUB – is starting a new (FREE) Couch to 5km on Monday, Aug 10th at 7pm (meeting outside St. Kevin’s College). This 8 week programme will continue at 7pm, every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
For further details contact Suzanne @ 0872977794 or checkout the Club’s facebook page. Joggers/Runners will also continue to meet at the above times. Anyone interested is most welcome, so please feel FREE to join us!!
Fundraiser
The Dunlavin & District Forum Christmas lights sub- committee have begun fundraising to upgrade the present Christmas Lights System. A three year project has been put in place to upgrade and maintain the lights already in place. Please look out for the collection boxes in the local businesses. You will also be supporting the Senior Citizens Christmas Party. Your support is very much appreciated

Register of Elections
If you have just moved to the Dunlavin Electoral area or have recently turned 18 years of age you are entitled to vote. For an application form to register please text your name and address to 0879693960.

Mac and Norman Rally
The annual Mac and Norman vintage rally takes place on August 16th. This is the 13th year of the rally and all funds go to cancer Research.

Graveyard Mass
This year the annual cemetery Mass and blessing of the graves will take place on Sunday August 23rd at 7pm. Please spread the word to families who have moved away from the area.
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