Yoga classes returns for all
Published 07/01/2014 | 05:24
Yoga For all returns to Bagenalstown Family Resource Centre on Wednesday, January 8, at 7.30pm. Marian would like to wish all her yoga students a happy, peaceful New Year and look sforward to 2014 in a positive, joyous way. Contact Marian to book your place 086-3082450 .
HISTORICAL TALK ON HARVEST
Carlow Historical & Archaeological Society presents a lecture by Padraig Laffan entitled 'The Desperate Fight to Save the Harvest of 1946 & the Bad Winter of 1947 on Wednesday, January 15, at 8pm in Tullow Parish Centre. Admission is free and all are welcome.
COUNTRY SCHOOL BOOKLET
A 'Country School Remembers' – Ballymartin School 1822-1969. This booklet is now available in Kiernan's of Borris, the Little Shop, Bagenalstown, O'Shea's of Borris and Mick Kinsella at 0872037394. This 92 page book charts the long and colourful history of Ballymartin NS from the schools establishment in 1822 to until the doors finally closed in February 1969. The proceeds of the book will go to the Delta Centre, Carlow.
HURLING CLUB'S AGM
Ballinkillen Hurling Club's AGM took place on Friday, November 29, in the clubhouse. The following are the Officers and Committee for 2014: Chairperson Frank Murphy Jnr; Vice Chair Tom Kinsella; Secretary. Sean Minchin; Assistant Caroline Wall; Treasurer Kathleen Gaul; Assistant Tom Kinsella; PRO. Mick Kinsella; Assistant Eamon O Neil; Co Board Officer Pat English; Sub; Lar Kinsella;Club Lotto Co ordinators Teresa Freeman and Siobhan Dalton Committee: Sean Dalton, Paddy Brenan, Andrew Gaul, Patrick Minchin, James Farrell, Paddy Farrell, Nial McLoughlan, Tony Meaney. This is open ended, and can be added to at a later stage.
The sports prediction cards are now out and in circulation. Cards at €10 are available from club members and also in Tim's shop. Closing date for completed entries February 1. Membership for 2014 now due.
SURVEY ON 'THE FAMILY'
The Association of Catholics in Ireland's survey on The Family is a user friendly version of the Vatican's survey on the family announced at the end of October by Rome in anticipation of an Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on The Family, planned for October 2014. Let Pope Francis know your views by filling the survey at www.acireland.ie
FRC SAYS THANKS
Management and staff at Bagenalstown Family Resource Centre would like to extend a very big thank you to all who volunteered their time throughout 2013, it is greatly appreciated. Thanks those who have supported in other ways and have attended many events and workshops.
PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES
The pilgrimage will take place from September 2014 for five nights. Accommodation at the Hotel Mediteranee 3 star €799 per person. This includes flights, accommodation on a full board basis, free insurance, transfers, tours, taxes, charges all inclusive. €200 deposit is required to secure your place. Contact Top Class Travel, Carlow, at 059 9164849. to book.
LOOKING FOR OLD PHONES
Bagenalstown Scouts are looking for old mobile phones, not working, without covers, for a child in the area who will receive an IPad if he collects over 180 phones.
If you have any lying around it would be very much appreciated if you would drop them through the Scouts' Den post box in Kilcarrig Street.
Bingo every Wed. night at the McGrath Hall at 8 pm. Your support is greatly appreciated.
TV LICENCE LOST
A television licence book was lost recently in Bagenalstown. If anyone has found it please contact 087 6599996.