for 19th June to 25th June 2017
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included in this section please contact one of the
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Results for 11th June 2017
Kildavin / Clonegal GAA, Ben Mulhall Park
Last Week’s winning numbers: 05 - 11 - 24 - 26
Jackpot Result: No winner
3 match 3 winner each received €50
Marie Fox Myshall 05 - 11 - 13 - 24
Anne Flynn c/o Luke Hayden 05 - 11 - 17 - 24
Slye Kilbride 03 - 05 - 24 - 26
Sellers Prize €50: Damien Treacy
Current Jackpot: €7,400
Next draw will be held in Osborne's, Clonegal, Sunday 25th June 2017 at
Tickets €2.00 each.
position available in Clonegal Village
Break the employment cycle
Have been continually unemployed
for at least 12 months and “signing on” on a full time basis
Have been receiving a jobseekers payment (Jobseeker’s benefit or Jobseekers
Allowance) for 12 months
Over 18 years of age
If you meet the above criteria you may self-refer to Tus
If interest please call or text Cherish Kinsella on 086 4121743
of Kildavin Bottle Banks
Following an investigation by the waste collection company
responsible for the collection of our recycling facilities
around the County, it was determined that
the current location of the Bottle Banks at Kildavin were deemed unsafe under
their Health & Safety regulations.
The Bottle Banks at Kildavin have been removed from their current location at
Hall and are relocated to a new site
at the GAA grounds.
Carlow County Council apologise for any
Weavers' Cottages Museum
Come and visit the Weavers' Cottages Museum which were once the home of local
weavers dating back to the 17th century and now houses many artefacts of the
cottage weaving industry. See our newly restrung loom (photo left)
Current opening hours: Monday to Friday 9.00am - 4.00pm
Saturday & Sunday 12.00pm - 4.00pm
Visit the Weavers' Cottages website please click here
St.Marys Centre, Ryland Road, Bunclody.
Come and join us and brighten up your Monday mornings
Continuing with the June Programme 10am – 2pm
Throughout the year we will have information sharing, entertainment, arts & crafts,
guest speakers and many more topics.
Monday 19th June: “Insight into Charity Work in Moldova” with
Monday 26th June: “Annual Outing” to Newbridge Silverware & Museum
of Style Icons, Kildare Village & Meal on way home.
The Monday Club is closing for July & August, reopening
Entrance Fee: €4 which includes Tea/Coffee & Light Lunch
This Club will suit the 60+ age group. Transport not provided.
of Song and Story
The House of Song and Story takes place every 3rd Monday
of the month in St. Brigid's Hall, Clonegal at 8.00pm. The
next session will be held on Monday 19th June 2017. All
are most welcome.
With great joy, we the Parishioners of Clonegal / Kildavin celebrate Fr. Fleming's
Diamond Jubilee with him and his family. Bishop Denis Nulty will preside at a
Mass of Thanksgiving on Friday 23rd June at 7.30pm. in St. Brigid's
Church. A reception will follow in the Spellman Hall Kildavin. Everyone is invited
to this joyous occasion. To mark his Jubilee, Fr. Fleming will be presented with
a ticket for the inaugural Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes.
The Patron Masses will be celebrated on the following dates:
Clonegal - Saturday 1st July at 6.30pm
Kildavin - Sunday 2nd July at 11.30am
Painting Workshop for Adults
One Day Silk Painting Workshop for Adults at Brownshill Art Studio. Covering
aspects of the Gutta Resist Technique of Silk Painting and related techniques.
Participants will paint fabric dye on silk and create beautiful pieces of silk
for card making and a finished wall hanging. Silk painting is quick, fun and
easy to master. Open to all levels with an emphasis on relaxation and enjoyment.
All Day Courses run from 10am to 4pm. Course Fee: €85- Lunch and materials
are included. Next Course will be held on Saturday 1st July 2017 at
Art Studio, Brownshill Road, Carlow. Max 5 places, booking is essential.
Jean at 086 8686783 or Register Online at www.muralmayhem.com
Internet and Email Courses for Beginners
Free Internet and Email Courses for Beginners – on Computer, Smartphones
Courses currently being organised in various locations around the county, if
you are interested in enrolling yourself or arranging some FREE training for
a group you are involved with, please contact Andrea Dalton in St Catherine’s
Community Services Centre on 059 9138706 or email email@example.com
Garden Festival 2017
Huntington Castle Events
No. 1. Jane Fearnley, Whittingstall. Gold medal winner at Chelsea Garden Show –
22nd July at 3.00pm
No. 2. Mary Keenan, owner of Gash Gardens, Co. Laois –
29th July at 12 noon
view the larger image please click here or on the image
A Pilgrimage to Medugorje takes place 20th September 2017 for
7 nights. €709 fully inclusive. Departing from Dublin; Spiritual Director
is Fr. Laurence O'Connor P.P. For further information please contact Ann Murphy
at 087 2254206
Wexford Local Development is currently updating their Rural
Social Scheme waiting
List for the 2017/2018 year. Are you a Farmer with an active herd number,
a recipient of the EU Single Farm Payment/BPS Scheme and in receipt of one of
o Farm Assist
o Job Seekers Allowance
o One Parent Family
o Disability Allowance
Then you may be eligible to gain employment on Wexford Rural Social Scheme.
For more information and an expression of interest form please contact:
Fiona Byrne - firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 087 057 2951
Clonegal National School is now accepting enrolments for the school year commencing
in September 2017. Enrolment forms can be downloaded from the school website www.clonegalns.com or
collected from Mary in the office. You may also request a form by phoning the
053 937 7513.
Enrolment Forms for 2017 / 2018 are available from the School Office - 053
9376456. Forms are also available on the school website
Parish Holy Land Pilgrimage
Tullow Parish Holy Land Pilgrimage takes place from Wednesday 11th October
Friday 20th October. The cost is €1,549 per person sharing. Booking forms
available from Tullow Parish Office 059 9151277 or MAP Travel at 01 8783111.
Bunclody Country Market opens every Saturday 10.00am
- 1.00pm in St.Aidans Hall, Irish Street, Bunclody.
We will have a selection of home made tarts, buns, cakes, scones and breads along
with a wide range of handmade crafts.
Tea/coffee and treats available for €3, so
why not come along.
New members always welcome, for more information contact Grace on 087 654 6660
you want to dispose of unwanted Items?
If you want to dispose of unwanted items, you can do so free of charge on the
following websites: www.freetradeireland.ie and
details on our "Links" page. Please
Leinster Way Mapboard at Kildavin
view/download the map please click here or on the image (1.6MB
Library Events for
For the month
of June Bunclody library will host an art exhibition by our
gifted local artists from Bunclody Active Retirement group.
Call into the branch to see a lovely selection of watercolours
advisable for all events. Bunclody Library 053 9375466.
22nd June 7.00pm - Logainmneacha Co. Loch Garman / Townland
Names in Co. Wexford: Language & identity talk by Dr Conchubhar Ó Crualaoich.
A fascinating talk which will look at the information that place-names
and their research can provide about language, settlement and
identity in Co. Wexford prior to the early nineteenth century.
24th June 11.00am ‘Gymboree for babies +’ with
Darina Gleeson. Join us for a fun time at our Gymboree session.
Children will be introduced to dancing and singing and will
also play some musical instruments. Fun time guaranteed!
Book now as places are limited. Suitable for babies – 5
Creative Writing The next meeting of the Adult Creative
Writing Group ‘Drop of Ink’ will be on Thursday
15th June at 7.00pm. New members are always welcome.
Classes Bunclody Library are currently running classes
for beginners in association with CTEC Wexford. Next class
commencing on 30th April. If you wish to
be considered for future classes, please contact Bunclody
Library as soon as possible.
essential for all events. Tel: 053 9375466
Reading Circle ‘Junior Reading Circle continues – next
meeting Thursday 29th June at 4.00pm.
Story Time - We have a new time for our Toddler
Storytime. Join us on Friday mornings at 11.00am. Come
along with your toddler or preschooler for stories, rhymes
Library branch is a wonderful – and free – resource
for families. Check
out what we are reading this week! Not to be missed.
Free Event. All
for all events. Tel: 053 9375466
For a full listing of events see Bunclody Library’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BunclodyLibrary/events where
you can sign up for our monthly what’s on e-newsletter. Also see our
Vincent de Paul Society, St. Teresa's Conference,
St. Vincent de Paul Society Confidential Help Line - 087
Please note: Recycling facilities for newspapers are in place at
Supervalu Bunclody; by using this facility you are helping St. Vincent
de Paul Society.
Samaritans - Free Number to
The Samaritans have launched a new free to call number - 116
123 - for people who are struggling to cope. The number will make it
possible for people to access the service round the clock, every single day of
the year, free of charge.
The new free to call number has been made possible by a partnership between Samaritans
and the telecommunications industry. The HSE National Office for Suicide Prevention
is providing funding to support the Samaritans to build their capacity to roll
out 116 123.
Carlow MABS Ltd (Money
Advice & Budgeting
Service) 72d Tullow Street Carlow, Tel: 076 107 2070.
Free and confidential, Money Management and Advice Service. Assisting people
in dealing with their existing debts and helping them to begin to manage their
MABS offers free Debt Relief Advice under Personal Insolvency
Community Education Programmes
provided for Transition/Leaving Cert Students & Community Groups
for the coming week
19th June at 7.30pm
Tuesday 20th June at 7.30pm
23rd June at 9.30am
Saturday 24th June at 6.30pm
& Nora Lambert, Kilcarry
Joe Bermingham, St. Brigid's Terrace
Margaret Murphy, Craan
21st June at 7.00pm
22nd June at 9.30am
Margaret Murphy, Cranemore
Saturday 24th June at 6.30pm
Sunday 25th June at 11.30am
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Or you can tell us of stories or achievements in our local area. Maybe you are
planning a meeting or want to start a group or a class. Whatever is local is
of interest to us. We are delighted to share your achievements and plans with
all. Send your infomation to: email@example.com
Anyone who wishes to have, Wedding
occasions, Birthday wishes, Local News or Up Coming Events to
be put on the local Clonegal/Kildavin Community Section of the
Carlow Nationalist, The Enniscorthy Echo or Carlow People can
email firstname.lastname@example.org or
phone Nicola on 053 9376119.