Published 12/11/2013 | 05:24
The next club day walk is on Sunday 17th November to Wicklow with Barry (086) 1098244 leading an easy walk.
The group meets up and leaves from Barrack Street at 9.30am sharp. Newcomers are welcome and are advised to contact the leader in advance. The evening walks continue on Wednesdays leaving Askea Church car park at 6.30pm and on Fridays leaving the Co Op yard beside Supervalu in Bunclody at 7pm.
Please be advised that all walkers must bring a torch for the evening walks. Contact Paddy (087-2792064) for Wednesdays and John (086-2772633) for Fridays. People who wish to take up hill walking and mountaineering are advised that the Wednesday evening walks are geared for newcomers more than the other walks.
Charity of year
Carlow Credit Union is seeking nominations for their 2014 Charity of the Year. Applications are invited from charities based within the environs of Carlow Town. They must have full registered charitable status and proof of this must be supplied with the application together with a brief outline of aims and details of the services supplied within the community. Applications should be addressed to:- 2014 Charity of the Year Application, C/o Board of Directors, Carlow District Credit Union Ltd., Askea, Carlow and must reach their offices before:- 5pm on Friday 22nd. November 2013
Eire Og lotto
Numbers drawn on Monday, November 4 were 5 11 12 17. No Jackpot winnerr. Three x Match 5 received €30 each Brendan O'Flaherty Oakpark, Peter Foley c/o Damien Farrell, K.O'Donoghue c/o Tony Noctor, Austin McCarthy c/o Paul Rea, The McCarthy Family c/o Pat McCarthy. Our Jackpot now stands at €3,200..Next week's Match 3 win or share...€150 Tickets may be purchased from the Club, Flower Shop Fairgreen, and Riverside Stores in Hanover. Next week's jackpots is €3,200. Draw takes place every Monday night in Teach Asca at 9.00pm
Local therapists, holistic therapies. Carlow Complementary Therapists are delighted to hold their 1st Annual Wellness Fair on Sunday, 17th November at the Dolmen Hotel, Kilkenny Road, 12pm to 5pm. See ww.carlowcomplementarytherapists.com for more information.
Winter Market, in aid of the Carers Association, on Sunday 24th November from 9am until 3pm in the Youth Centre, Green Lane, Carlow. If you are interested in setting up a stall on the day, please call or text Lorraine on 087 7108240.'
The Presentation School Band are holding their Annual Church Gate collection next weekend the16th & 17th of November. Your continued support would be greatly appreciated.
Result of Palatine G.F.C. Lotto, Monday 4th November 1, 6, 20, 23 No Jackpot winner , 4 Match 3s - each gets €50 T.J.Farrell Promoter , (John Kelly) Brooke-Orla, (Noel Rea), Brigid Callinan, (Noel Rea), Patrick Breen ,(Seán Tracey) Next Draw Monday 11th November, Jackpot €16, 600
Askea Senior Citizens Christmas Party in the Seven Oaks on Wednesday 4th December at pm. Names and money to be given by Wednesday 27th November. November night out on Wednesday 27th November in Askea Parish Centre. Contact Marian on 059 91 43010 for more information.
Day Care fundraiser
Carlow Day Care Centre Fund Raising Night in Carpenter's Lounge on Saturday 16th November 2013 at 8pm. All welcome. Traditional Music and refreshments provided. Admission €5. Raffle and Door Prizes. Your support would be greatly appreciated.
Handbags and Glad Rags - Sale in aid of St Laserian's School playground in Askea Parish Community Centre on Sunday 1st December 11am to 5pm. Your support will be greatly appreciated. Contact Millie 087 9146984 with donations.
Carlow Regional Youth Service in conjunction with Music Generation Carlow will be running music lessons for young people aged 13 - 18. The venue for the lessons is the Vault, Burrin St. Tuition is available in Guitar, Drumming or Vocals and delivered by qualified music tutors from Music Generation Carlow. The cost of the lessons are €7 per session and will take place on Saturdays in the Vault from 9.45am - 1pm. Places are limited so register interest asap at CRYS on 059 9130476 or contact Paul at 085 7897279.
Zumba Carlow are hosting their second annual 'Zumbathon' in aid of "Talk It Over", Carlow and S.O.S. - Suicide Prevention and support in The Tower, Dinn Rí on Friday 29th November from 7pm to 9.30pm. No Zumba experience necessary. Tickets €10 - available from Zumba Carlow. Contact Lisa at 086 3342428.
The next monthly meeting of Carlow Active Retirement is on 13th of November in the Cathedral Parish Centre at 2.30pm. Please remember to bring your money for our day outing.
A workshop focusing on music at funerals will take place in Portlaoise Parish Centre on Tuesday, November 12 at 8 p.m. The workshop will be led by Fr. Liam Lawton and Julie Kavanagh of Kildare and Leighlin Faith Development Services and is designed for both choir directors and individual cantors who lead music at funerals. Come along to explore when and what to sing at both the Vigil for the Reception of Remains and at the Funeral Mass. The cost is €10 euro, covering a music pack for each participant and tea/coffee. Bookings through Christine at email@example.com or 059 9164084 by 12 noon on Monday 11th November 2013.