ASD support group
Carlow ASD Support Group will hold their next monthly Group Meeting in The Dolmen Hotel on Tuesday January 14th at 7.30pm. Our guest speaker on the night will be Keith Lennon from Ninja Typers".
ASKEA CENTRE REOPENS
The Askea Parish Centre will re-open after the Christmas break on this coming Thursday 2nd January. Requests for anniversaries may be telephoned to 087 1269709 or left into the Sacristy.
SCHOOL OF DANCE
The Marie Cashin School of Dance Classes every Saturday in Eire Og Club House. Last chance to join in January 2014 to be a part of June show! Girls and boys aged 5-19yrs. Lots of styles of dance, singing and more!
Ring Marie Cashin on: 086 16 54 740/059 91 43687 for more information
The Askea Senior Citizens Annual Christmas Party in the Seven Oaks Hotel was a great day. Over 80 people attended and everyone enjoyed themselves, they would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who supported them this year, including their fundraising activities.
They will be back at the end of January and would love to see new members coming to their monthly night and to wish all their members a very happy and peaceful New Year, see you all soon.
Mama and Baby Yoga suitable from 6 weeks. Promoting gentle post natal exercises for both mothers and babies. Infant Massage suitable from newborn. Infant massage has many benefits including helping to calm and soothe babies and help them to sleep better and aiding digestion and help relieve colic, wind and constipation For more information and bookings please contact Mary on 086 8900191.
Would you like support to Stop Smoking? 6 week HSE stop smoking group starting on Monday 6th January from 2.30pm - 3.30 pm. If you are interested in joining this group contact Bernie O'Brien at 056-7761400 or 087-2514531.
Certificate in English Language Teaching (CELT) The only Department of Education recognised TEFL Course in the south-east will begin in Carlow on 4th February 2014 – part-time. Graduate by June! Information Evening on 23/01/14 @ 19:00HRS in the ELI Schoolhouse, Carlow.
Also information from firstname.lastname@example.org /087 1862388/www.englishlanguage.ie
CAKE AND CRAFTS SALE
Thanks to all who supported the Bone Marrow Leukaemia Cake and Crafts sale in Askea Parish Community Centre. Winners of the raffle were 1st – John Kennedy, Balbriggan, 2nd - Dympna Mullins, Ballon 3rd – P O'Connor
An excellent total of €500 was raised in all. Many thanks to everyone and a Happy and Healthy New Year.
Carlow Citizen's Information Centre Christmas 2013 Closing Hours – Carlow CIS is closing for Christmas on Friday 20th December at 12.30pm and will reopen for business as usual on Thursday 2nd January 2014 at 10am.
ASKEA COMMUNITY GAMES Indoor Soccer U-10 & U-13 Boys and Girls practice will commence very soon. They are seeking girls in particular for these 2 events as they are trying to participate in more girls team events this year. For more information please contact Noreen Hynes 087 9549452 or Liz Murphy 087 9877385 for training times etc.
Carlow Men's Shed is open every Tuesday from 10.30am to 2pm at Askea Business Park, O'Brien Road, Carlow. Men, drop in and experience the friendly atmosphere. All men are welcome. Contact 086 1577487
Aids Partnership Africa Pens for sale in Askea Parish Community Centre. Proceeds go to the Aids Partnership Africa fund raising project based in Hacketstown. 3 ball point pens for €1.
Christian Meditation Experience: Meditation Group meets every Thursday from 7.30 to 8.30 pm at the Carlow Day Care Centre in Askea. Why not come along and try it out? No experience necessary. No charge. Contact Noel on 087 2251183.
Federation for Victim Assistance provides emotional and practical assistance to all victims of crime and traumatic incidents. Our service is free and confidential. Contact: 083 1201553.
NEW SERVICE FOR MEN
New service for Men. Men are you concerned about your behaviour? Does abusive behaviour cause difficulties in your relationship with your partner? MEND programme is a free service operating in Carlow offering a weekly programme for men. A new programme starts shortly for detail contact: 086-8751131. www.mend.ie
TALK IT OVER
TALK IT OVER CARLOW Suicide Bereavement Support Service is a confidential free non-judgemental service available at Castlehill House Castlehill, Carlow, walk in service available Wednesday's 10 am to Noon.
One to One and group service available, we have just completed our training in Suicide prevention – contact 0863364961 for appointment.