Carnew notes September 14


On Sunday Sept 20 the walk will be at Croghan Mountain (Grade B, 8km, 2.5 hours) meeting in Tinahely Square at 10.30am or at Phelans pub at 10.45. On Sunday Sept 27 the walk will be at Ballycumber Loop (Grade B, 14km, 3.5 hours) meeting in Tinahely Square at 10.00am. Please ensure to wear proper walking boots, to bring adequate food& drink and to pack (or wear) rain gear.

KARE Tractor Run

The 9th annual tractor run will take place in Tinahely on Sunday 4th October 2015 at  12 noon. Proceeds to KARE (supporting adults with intellectual disabilities). This event will start in Tinahely.  For more details contact Johnny Carroll 086-8416901  and Sean Connolly  0599556123. Thank you for your continued generous support.

Stars in their Eyes

Carnew Musical Society will host Stars in their Eyes  in St. Brigid’s Hall, Carnew  on Saturday the 19th September, 2015.  There is now a full line up of exciting Acts for the event thanks to the Community Groups who have agreed to enter the competition. One of the Acts will be taking away a first prize of €500.00 for their group.  The full list of groups and acts will be revealed next week, so watch this space!!

Carnew craft class will resume on Wednesday 23rd September afternoons 1.30 -3.30 pm doing decoupage and evenings 7 -9 pm doing canvas work, new members are very welcome, for more details contact Eileen 0862584616. Please note change of date.


Carnew walking club in conjunction with Get Ireland Walking hold their walks on every Thursday night at 7.30pm meeting at Carnew Training and Development Centre, everyone is welcome to come along and please bring a friend.

Venie and Joan Kinsella, family and friends are holding a coffee morning in aid of the South East Cancer Society Trust on 17th September from 9.30am – 2.30pm in St Brigid’s Hall, Carnew. All are welcome and your support will be greatly received. Please take time out of your busy day to come have a cuppa with us.
The annual cabaret for Tomacork will take place on Friday 30th October in the usual venue.
Congratulations and well done to all students on their junior cert results.
Get well wishes go to Billy Mulhall, Tomacork. Pat Sheppard, Community Village. Doreen Foley, Beechmount.
Zumba classes takes place every Monday and Wednesday evening at 8.30pm in Carnew National School, all welcome.
The Irish Heart Foundation Dietician Sinead Shanley will present  “Eating for Heart Health” to include Managing cholesterol, know your blood pressure, a healthy weight on a balanced diet, dispelling the myths, question and answer session, this 1 hour session will take place at Carnew Day Centre on Tuesday 29th September at 10.30am, the talk is open to all who are interested in knowing more about heart health young and older, if you would like to attend please contact 0539426510 to reserve your place admission free.
The annual pilgrimage to knock will take place on 26th and 27th September, bus picks up at Carnew church at 8am, Gorey 8.30am, to book your place please contact Marie 0539426646 or 0872323966.

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