Hollywood notes week February 26th


Lakeside Community Games

The closing date for Area Talent Competitions is the 01st March with all Solo and Group competitions for U/12 and U/16. The U14 Area Table Quiz will be held on Friday 09th March in St Marys Junior NS with a check in of 7.30pm, remember tables of 4 and spot prizes on the night.

For all of the above must register with  Margaret Reid in advance @ 045 867456 or 087 6535146 Just to note, Athletics training for the cross country events will be starting up shortly in Blessington and the Area Track & Field Finals will be on the 07th May, the Bank Holiday Monday, in Hollywood GAA grounds. If you were not on the text list for this last year, please let Margaret know to add you.

Please remember you must be under age on the 31st July of the current year and live in Hollywood/Valleymount/Blessington/Kilbride/Lacken to be eligible to compete.

Poulaphouca Golf Society

Poulaphouca Golf Society are starting off 2018 with their first outing in the Royal Curragh on March 10th.This outing is sponsored by Supervalu , Blessington. If you are interested in plenty of fresh air, good exercise, pleasant company and of course fabulous golf please join us. New members very welcome. Time sheet available in Poulaphouca House. from Feb.24th.


Set Dancing

Set dancing continues each Thursday at 8.00pm in the G.A.A. centre. New dancers are always welcome.


Friendship Club

Meet every Wednesday from 2.15 to 4.15pm in the Hollywood Centre. New members most welcome. Contact Marie Tutty on 085 1072356 or 045 864289.


Hollywood Bowls

The Club bowl every Tuesday & Friday nights in The Hollywood Centre between 8-10pm. New Members’ are always welcome, so come along and see what it is all about, it is a great way to spend the winter nights.


Hillbillies Football

Football is on every Monday night in the Hollywood Centre from 8.15 – to 9.15 pm. For further information contact Paul Clarke on 083 1522272.



Friday night classes are full but if enough people are interested a class on Wednesday mornings can be arranged. For further information contact Simone Crowley 087 6165072.


Acorn’s Pre School Hollywood

Acorn’s Pre School are in the Hollywood Centre every morning from 9.00 until 12.00 full and part time places are available. Contact Sonia and Jane on 087 4528855 to secure your place.


Hollywood GAA 

Hollywood GAA lotto: Next draw will be held in Tutty’s this Thursday 1st march  for a jackpot of  €3,600   Please return all tickets by 7.30pm. Good luck to everyone and thank you to all sellers and buyers of tickets throughout the year. Your continued support is much appreciated. You can purchase lotto tickets locally from club members and local businesses and online at hollywoodgaa.com.

Hollywood GAA membership is now due. Rates are the same as last year and can be paid to any club member or online at hollywoodgaa.com.

Div 1 League. Saturday 24th February at Wicklow Town. St Pat’s 0-11 Hollywood 0-11.

Div 3 League. Sunday 25th Feb. Hollywood 0-10 Baltinglass 2-9.

St Kevin’s will also hold  a Cake sale on Sat 17th and Sun 18th March in Hollywood Centre after all masses.


Neighbourhood Alertness Important Notice

Care of The Elderly: Anyone over aged 65 and are in need of advice/obtaining a Phone Security System contact Marie 0851072356 This also applies to Smoke Alarms

Dark Evenings Fast approaching  be a “good neighbour and call regularly for a friendly chat and making sure everything is ok”. Thank You. You can call Garda Crime Unit in emergency045/865202 or 999/112. Please be careful as to whom you allow into your home as there are Conmen and Women calling to houses in the locality. Be alert at all  times, if in doubt contact the Guards in Blessington 045 865202. Also it is important to look out for each other in our Neighbour Hoods and be vigilant at all times.


Birthday Parties

The Hollywood Centre is available for your child’s special day. We cater for all types of Birthday Parties.

So keep your house clean and book your party today. Call the Centre on 045 864979 for details.

Hollywood Bingo

Bingo takes place in the Hollywood Centre every Thursday night at 8.30pm.

We have two jackpots  €4,550 and €7,000 to play for each week.

Doctor ‘s Clinic

The Doctor’s Clinic  will be held on the first and third Thursday of each month from 9.30 -11.30am

Pranic Healing

Now available in the Hollywood Centre. Pranic Healing is a non- touch energy healing treatment. Feeling stressed and need to relax or need pain relief from aches and pains. If you would like to book an appointment or need more information please contact Margaret Keogh 087 9674570.

To book the Hollywood Centre, or place a notice in the local notes section here on www.wicklownews.net or the Leinster Leader please contact the Centre on 045 864979 or Email:info@hollywoodcentre.ie . All notes MUST be in the Hollywood Centre before 11am on Friday for the following week.

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