Dunlavin notes week May 21st


St Nicholas Juvenile GAA Fundraiser

A car wash will take place on Saturday June 2nd from 9am to 4pm outside Murtaghs. Your support woud be appreciated.


Set Dance Ceili

The annual Maureen Dennis set dance ceili will take place in the Imaal Hall on June 15th at 9.30pm. Admission €10. All proceeds will go to St Bridgid’s Hospice, Curragh. All welcome.


Craft Fair

The annual festival of arts craft fair takes place in the Imaal Hall on Sunday June 17th. There are a few places left. If interested please contact Emma Lucy at 0863454079


Rathsallagh Golf Club

Treat yourself to lunch in Rathsallagh Golf club or book for your special occasion. Telephone 045 403316.


Race Night – a race night in aid of Anthony Doran (son of Kathleen & Tommy Doran) will be held in Burkes pub on May 25th from 9pm. Horses are on sale at €10 from Bridgid Joyce, Jimmy Whittle or the Parish office. Please support!



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 Parish office at very competitive prices.


Dunlavin GAA – Get practicing your swings! The golf classic will be held on the 16th June in Baltinglass, more details to follow. Keep up to date on all your GAA news on Facebook and Instagram, thank you all for your continued support.



It has come to the time of year for our Annual General Meeting. Dunlavin & District Forum plays an instrumental part in the fabric of our community and we strive to bring improvements to our community and build upon the great work previously done.



Medjugorje Irish Centre Pilgrimages 2018 7 nights B&B and Airport Shuttle service from €279 per person. Book any flight – any time and we provide

guaranteed airport shuttle service. Call us for further info and book the dates that suit you. Tel. 01-4434510 or email reservations@med-irishcentre.com.



Festival of Arts

The next meeting will take place in Seomra in the Imaal Hall  Saturday  May 18th at 12,30. All welcome. This years festival takes place on June 15th to 17th. The festival will be officially opened by popular horse trainer Jessica Harrington.


Imaal Hall AGM

The AGM of the Imaal Hall takes place on May 31st at 8pm in the Hall. Please suppoert this as the hall is a great facility to have.



Your Local Credit Union

Do you have a Confirmation or 1st Holy Communion coming up?  Baltinglass Credit Union are lending.  Applying for a loan can be done online on our website, over the phone, or drop into any of our 6 offices.  Don’t forget to encourage your little ones to come and join up.  So many benefits of becoming a Credit Union Member.  Visit our website www.baltinglasscu.ie.



Lourdes Pilgrimage – If anyone is interested in a Parish Pilgrimage to Lourdes for 5 nights on September 12th, 2018 could you please contact the parish office on 045-401871. Thank you.


Dog Walking Service

A dog walking service is available in the area. Telephone 045/401425 or 0857268024.


Farmers Market

Next Farmers Market will take place on June 9th at 10am. Great selection of home made and home grown produce.


Dunlavin Breastfeeding Support Group

This group meet in Seomra in the Imaal Hall every Tuesday from 10am to 12 noon. Details from Alice on 0851699425.


Slow Session

Traditional Music played slower in Meitheal on Wednesday June 6th at 7pm . All welcome.


Seomra – An exciting new Community Space “Seomra” has been developed by the Dunlavin Parents Group in the Imaal Hall.  These rooms are available to be used for a variety of purposes.   Enquiries please to dunlavinonline@gmail.com



The Camphill Farm-shop – opens every Thursday in Grangebeg from 1pm-5.30pm lots of fresh organic vegetables and eggs for sale.


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!



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.


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.


Get Fit

West Wicklow Fitness -now open in Dunlavin GAA grounds. Contact 0879549077 to plan your fitness programme. west wicklowfitness@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


Library Opening Hours

Exciting new books in the local library.

Opening hours

Tues: 6.30-8.30

Wed: 3-5 & 6.30-8.30

Fri: 10.30-1 & 3-5

Sat: 11-1- closed Saturdays of bank holidays




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