Dunlavin notes week June 19th


Result of Tidy Towns 12week Draw

Draw 1 Trish Whittle, Ann Martin and Garry Kavanagh Promoter; Jimmy Whittle

Draw 2 No. 15 Friar Hill, Brdget Downes and Robert Murray Promoter; Anders Bostrom

Draw 3 Dorothy Gillespie, Mary Moore and  Rachel Lynch Promoter; Rita Craigie

Draw 4 Rose Cleary, Eliz/Liam/P & C Cleary, and Robert Conway Promoter; Rose Cleary

Draw 5 Tommy Moore, John Condon and Morrin Family Promoter; Christine Moore

Draw 6 Pat Reddy, Denis Deegan and Jenny Miley Promoter; Antoinette Whelan

Draw 7 Noelle Kavanagh, Betty Birchall and Arthur Craigie Promoter; Pat Kavanagh

Draw 8 Sharon Grace, Linda Darker and Kathleen Lawlor Promoter; Susan McCarthy

Draw 9 Mary Grace, Dunlavin Pharmacy and Mary Booth Promoter; Sadie Wright

Draw 10 Dunlavin Fire Service, Bridget Joyce and Aidan O’Carroll Promoter; Maura Greene


5K Loop

The annual Geraldine Deay Crookstown 5k loop will take place on Friday 23 June at 7pm . Run or walk for cancer research. Event will commence at Crookstown Business Park, Ballytore.  and end at the Crookstown Business Park.  Food and refreshments afterwards, € 10 per adult , family of 4 €25. 


Dunlavin Community Playschool

 Enrolment places for September are filling up fast so if you know of anybody with a child due to start playschool in September 2017, January or April 2018 can you ask them to contact the playschool on 045-406866 or call in to complete an enrolment form so they can be added to the list.


Line Dancing

Line Dancing – continues in the Imaal Hal on Wednesdays from 8pm-10pm at a cost of only €6. New beginners are welcome, so come along learn a new skill and join the craic! 


Use Your Local Library

Join your local library and avail of the many free services there. E-Books and E Audio books are available, you can read Digital Magazines and the  newspapers for free. Great selection of children’s books. Opening times in Dunlavin Tuesday 6.30-8.30pm., Wednesday 3-5pm and 6.30-8.30pm, Friday 10.30-1pm and 3pm-5pm, and Saturday 11am-1pm. Closed on Saturdays of Bank Holiday weekends.



John Brady TD will hold a clinic in Dunlavin parish centre on the 2nd Monday of each month from 11.30am to 12.30pm. All welcome to drop in.


Farmers Market

Following the great success of the  Farmers Market in Dunlavin the next   one will take place on Saturday July 8th   10am to 2pm outside Meitheal Coffee Shop.  No trading allowed, only own grown, own made items. Get sowing and growing, baking and making if you would like to be part of this event.



Church Shop – We now have a lovely selection of items in stock including Confirmation and Communion cards, rosettes, rosary beads, necklaces and pins. All items are available from the Church and the parish office at very competitive prices..


Used Postage Stamps 

Please keep your used postage stamps for St. Patrick’s Missions, Kiltegan who can use them to fundraise. Used stamps can be dropped into the parish office any time. Thank you to all who have donated stamps throughout the past year.



West Wicklow Fitness –now open in Dunlavin GAA grounds. Contact 0879549077 to plan your fitness programme. westwicklowfitness@gmail.com


Register of Elections

Anyone who has turned 18 or moved to the area and wishes to register to vote in Dunlavin please contact 0879693960


ALHomecare – Live in Homecare provide live in carers for the elderly in your area. If you are looking for a live-in carer for your relative, please call Mary or Tom today on 087 9916791. Our website is www.alhomecare.ie



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