Roundwood notes week November 26th

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Roundwood Cancer Support are excited to announce that their centre will be open before Christmas. The exact date to be finalised in the next week. They are now looking for volunteers to drive patients to their treatments in the various hospitals.  If you are interested please contact Roundwood Cancer Support on 087 6062072.



Get your Santa hats & jumpers ready in Roundwood and Moneystown as the Christmas tree lights will be turned on in the village  and everyone is invited to come along to make it a special community event to mark the start of the Christmas festivities. The lights will be switched after 6pmMass (circa 6:45pm) on Saturday, December 8th in the grounds of Roundwood Garda Station. Festive refreshments will be available afterwards in the Parish Hall



Roundwood Bethany Bereavement Support Group will host a talk and discussion by a qualified Solicitor on Wills and Enduring Power of Attorney on tonight Wednesday 28th November 2018 at 8.00 pm in the Parish Hall.

Admission is free, and refreshments will be served.



A set dancing Christmas party night will take place on Friday 7th December in The Mill room, Kilcoole with music by Templemichael ceili band. Refreshments served on the night

This Sunday all roads lead to the Roundwood & Moneystown Parish Sale of Work which takes place in the GAA Complex from 12 – 4pm. This is always a great community event. Donations of home baking and produce are most welcome & can be brought to the Complex before 12 noon on Sunday, or dropped into Maureen in the Parish Office between 9.15 and 1pm (Tue-Thurs).  Also needed are BOTTLES for the bottle stall. Lots of fantastic prizes in the Grand Raffle (tickets are on sale in Roundwood Post Office & HD Hair Design now) and also delicious Christmas cakes, Christmas floral arrangements, toy shop & Christmas turkey vouchers to raffle & more to be won on the day. It’s the place to get your Christmas wreaths and floral displays which are  all made and donated by local people.  The word on the street is that the real Santa (who was on duty last year) has cleared his schedule and is making his way back after a much needed rest.Get your Santa hat & your outrageous Christmas jumper ready …. Hope to see you all there!



Annamoe bowls continues on Tuesday night and all newcomers are very welcome. So why not come along and give it a try .


Diamond Bridge Club

Monday 19th November saw John Loscher and Marie Kavanagh take 1st place for North/South, 2nd Seamus Kennedy and Pauric Gleeson, 3rd Ger Lenihan and Margaret Bolger and 4th place went to Kay Plunkett and Mary Pierce.

Victors for East/West were Rowena Brady and Paddy O Brien, 2nd Bridie Nolan and Phil Power, 3rd Margaret Byrne and Maura Gaskin and 4th Clare Sally and Pamela Byrne.


Set dancing in Kavanagh’s every Thursday night from 9 until 11pm


Morning badminton has resumed on Tuesday morning from 9.30pm.  All are welcome.


The Roundwood Parish Centre car boot sales have finished for the winter & will resume in the spring.



Roundwood Whizzers Walking Group are back in action meeting at 7pm every Wednesday at the Coach House car park.  All welcome to walk at your own pace for approximately one hour.



Angel Healing and Angelic Guidance is back tomorrow evening Monday the 3rd of September in the Parish Hall Roundwood at 7.30 sharp. So if you would enjoy an evening of peace relaxation and hands on energy healing join us for a wonderful new experience.



Next Roundwood Parish Hall Dance Friday 21st December with music by The Wicklow Man



The results of the whist is as follows:  Top score: Kitty Kennedy & Tom McHugh (shared) Second Gent: Pat Fisher, Top Lady: Catherine Doyle, Second Lady: Mary Pierce, First Half: Mick Whelan, Second Half: Ann Gaffney, Longest Sitting: Marie Magee & lowest score: Jimmy Molloy. Raffle prizes were won by Maura McHugh, Marie Magee, Margaret Kennedy & Tiney Shortt. The next Whist is this Wednesday 5th December  in The Parish Centre, Roundwood



There was no jackpot winner in last weeks draw.  The numbers drawn were 14, 21, 28 & 30. There were four match three winners Ian Kirwan, B Fortune, John Doyle & J Wolohan  , Next weeks jackpot will be €23,200



Roundwood Home Producers Market is open from 12  noon till 5pm every Sunday in The Parish Centre. Come for your home baking, crafts, plants, vegetables and more.  New members always welcome or 087 2506785



Adult ceili dancing classes are held every Wednesday night in the parish hall from 8 to 9pm. Learn to solo dance and also group dances under the tuition of Aoife, Cian and Eimear and have great fun learning.



Alex Grey, PSquared Performance, is on hand to guide you through your fitness programme in the An Tóchar Fitness Centre.  Call up or ring Alex to join any of the classes or to discuss personal training.



A 45 Card Game takes place every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at a new time of 8. pm for the winter months beginning on the 30th October  Teas served. All are welcome.



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