Carnew notes week August 21st


Sincere sympathy is extended to the family and relatives of Susan Redmond nee O Connor, Ballingate who died recently and was buried in Tomacork Cemetery.

To the family and relatives of Michael Berney, Ferns who died during the week and was buried on Thursday in Ferns cemetery.


Carnew GAA lotto was not won numbers were 4,8,22,24, lucky dips were Conor Neville and Deirdre Brownrigg, the next draw is 28th August and the jackpot is €14,000 tickets only €2 from any local shop or on line.

Men on the Move

Men on the Move is a wellness programme with the primary focus on physical activity to increase mobility and core strength. The purpose of the programme is to use physical activity to encourage inactive men to engage with their health with a view to improving overall health and wellbeing. The activities facilitate inactive men to take the first step into the world of exercise. The programme highlights that age is not a barrier for participation and enjoyment of the activities. There will be free sessions to trial the programme on Monday 28thand Thursday 31st of August at 10am in Carnew Emmets sports field under the guidance of instructor Mr Tom Thornton. The Autumn programme begins on Monday 4th of September at 1Oam and will cost €5 a week. 


There is another activator poles taster session coming up on Wednesday 30th August at 6.30pm at Shillelagh Courthouse

The link to book is here welcome and bring a friend.

 Autumn Courses in Askamore Community Centre.

Herbal Medicine.

Art classes for beginners. 

Creative writing.

DIY for Women. 

These classes will run over 8 weeks and are funded by WWETB. Places are limited. For more information phone 085 2156848


Pilates every wed morning @9am with Finch

Steps & Styles dance lessons every wed evening @8.30pm

Velocity dance for children 4-12years old every mon @3.30pm. Please contact Lisa on 086 3674305

“Join our Gym” with great deals available. Contact Colm on 085 7334076


Date for your diary “The Big Breakfast” will take place on Sunday morning September 3rd 2023. Looking forward to seeing you all there.


Pilates classes take place on a Tuesday night in Colaiste Bhride Carnew and Thursday night in the GAA grounds, to book your place go to Kpilates on Facebook and book your slot.

Mens classes on Tuesday nights and classes must be pre booked also .


The meeting room in the club house is available for meetings, etc if you would like to book please contact Niamh on 0877702498.


A reunion barbeque which will take place in Askamore Community Centre on Friday September 22nd commencing at 8.30. It will be to celebrate the life of Eileen Doyle craanford who passed away in June of this year. Eileen was much loved and was a wonderful person. This night is particularly aimed at her many former Macra friends.  Tickets are 20 euro each and music will be provided by James Reid. Profits will be given to a cancer charity to be announced later.  Further information on 087 2898805.

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