Carnew notes week November 21st


There is a memorial mass on Sunday 11th December at 11am in Askamore church for Pat Banana Brennan, England and formerly of Brideswell who died recently in England , there is refreshments afterwards  in Kenny’s The Corner House, Carnew , all are welcome.


Carnew Emmets GAA club are holding their AGM on Friday 25th November in The Club House, all welcome.

Split the Pot

Congratulations to Joan McGuinness who was this week’s winner of the Coláiste Bhríde Split the Pot draw winning €254.

Well done also to Florrie Bower who won the seller’s prize. 

Split the Pot

Winner of “Split the Pot” on Friday 18th November is Brodie Dunne, Corlican Lodge, Kiltilahane   – winning €155.  

Split the Pot” envelopes can be had from any parent in the school or by calling into the school.  Many thanks to everyone for your support. It is much appreciated

Carnew Community Care – Charity Shop 

Carnew Community Care and our volunteers are delighted to finally reopen the Charity Shop at the Day Centre after COVID.   The Shop will reopen on Wednesday the 23rd and Thursday the 24thof November from 11am until 3pm.    The Charity Shop will remain open every week on Tues, Wed and Thurs from 11am until 3pm.   Donations are being accepted during the shop opening times.  We regret that we cannot take electrical goods, books, toys  and some baby equipment items.  Please call in advance of dropping in with donations – 053 94 26510.   We look forward to welcoming everyone back to the Charity Shop at the Day Centre where the volunteers have made a great job of displaying all the bargains to be had.  

Crafting at Carnew Community Care 

Crafting Afternoons are continuing on Tuesdays at Carnew Community Care from now until Christmas from 2pm to 4pm.    We have had a taste of paper crafting and cross stitch in the last two weeks.   Those attending loved both crafts and have decided that from next Tues the 22nduntil Christmas that they will try Paper Crafting, kindly being led by Betty Commiskey.  
– some may even try their hand at making some Christmas cards.  
All are welcome to attend,  we request a donation of €3 towards costs.   

Carnew Musical Society – Forth Coming Show – Guys & Dolls

Guys and Dolls, directed by Michael Dunbar, Musical Director, Conor McCarthy and Choreographer, Frances Ryan will run in St. Brigid’s Hall Carnew from Monday the 21st of November to Saturday the 26th. Booking this year for Carnew Musical Society’s production of Guys & Dolls is now available on line.  Tickets prices range from €10 –€20 (+ booking fee) from                      

Super Draw

Also to help with the cost of staging their annual show, Carnew Musical Society  have a wonderful Super Draw each year and this year’s prizes are again fabulous:

1st Prize: Designer Necklace (Value €220.00) Sponsored by McGuire Diamonds, Gorey

2nd Prize €200.00 Sponsored by Ian Pearson, Orbital Fabrications UK

3rd Prize: Super Christmas Hamper (Value €150.00) Sponsored by Quinn Property (Carnew and Gorey

4th Prize: €100.00 Fuel Voucher Sponsored by Glen Fuel Services Ltd., Gorey.

The Draw will take place after the Final performance of Guys & Dolls on Saturday 26th  November, 2022.


Carnew first responders are holding an information evening on Wednesday 23rd November at 7.30pm in tge meeting room in Carnew GAA grounds, want some more information on volunteering with the group? Pop in for a chat and a cuppa.


The annual subscription for Text Alert is now due for renewal.

Payment of e10 can be made to Brian Buttle, Paddy Byrne, Noeleen Deegan, Stacy Gilbert or Askamore Hall office. Stacy will be available to take subscriptions at the Art Exhibition from 12 noon until 2pm on Sun 20th Nov. Thank you for your continued support to this valuable service.


Table Quiz in Askamore Hall On Thursday November 24th 2022 @ 8pm.


Christmas Social Dance in Askamore Hall Y25F6D8 on Friday December 2nd 2022.

Music by John Molloy. Dancing 9.30pm – 12am. Refreshments served. Admission e10 Looking forward to seeing you all. 


Garda Station in Askamore Hall on the last Wednesday of every month.

Starting Wednesday November 30th 2022 @ 11am – 12noon. This is a very important service provided by our Community Gardai, please support.

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