The Ballroom Dancing classes continue every Monday night in the hall in Ballyhahill from 9.00 until 11.00. Everyone welcome.
A fund raising night for Pieta House will be held at The Flag Floor Rambling House in Carrickerry this Thursday night 6th. September. Your support for this very worthy cause will be greatly appreciated.
Our next get together of "The Going Strong Group" will take place in the parish hall in Ballyhahill Tuesday next 11th. September at 2.00 p.m. Looking forward to seeing you all back after the summer break.
BALLYHAHILL/LOUGHILL GUILD OF THE ICA
Ballyhahill/Loughill guild of the ICA will hold their meeting in the parish hall in Ballyhahill Tuesday night next 11th. September at 8.00 p.m.
Less than a week to go before Tom Moran will be commencing his 250km charity walk from the Community centre in Athea on Tuesday next 11th. September. Activities will commence that morning with mass at 9.30 a.m. in Athea parish Church. The walk is scheduled to commence at 11.00 a.m. sharp from the community centre out the Glin road, turning right for Knocknagorna and on over past Tommy's late mother's house in Toureen Donnell then on to Carrickerry and finish up for the first day in the square in Newcastle West which is a distance of 22 Kilometres .
The organisers of the Tommy Moran walk for Pieta House would like to thank the management and staff of The Community Centre in Knockaderry and all the patrons who contributed so generously to the raffle at the dance there last Saturday night.
BOOK OF POETRY
Peg Prendeville will be launching her new poetry book "The Purple Pencil" in early November. It is a collection of sonnets, villanelles and haiku. This will make nice gift for Christmas for friends or relations. It costs €10, is a slim volume and is being published by Red Hen Publishing Co. Duagh, Co. Kerry.
There was no winner of the €15,800 jackpot at the draw which took place at The Knockdown Arms Tuesday night 28th August last. The numbers drawn were as follows. 2, 4, 10, 30.
Lucky Dip Winners €75.00 Donal O'Sullivan, c/o Tom Riordan, Athea. €30.00 Mary Regan, Flean, Ballyhahill. €30.00 Eoin Thornton,Tenekilla Cross, Ballyhahill. €30.00 Rhoda and Sean Behan, Kilteery, Loughill.
10 Free Tickets: Donal Dillane, Shanagolden. Promoter's Prize: Tom Riordan, Athea. The new jackpot is €15,900 and the draw will be held at Barr na Sraide in Ballyhahill this Wednesday night 5th. September.
ANNUAL SPONSORED WALK AND CYCLE
Bally Rovers are holding a sponsored walk and a cycle on Sunday 16th September. There is two cycles one is 20 Km. and the other is 40 Km. The sign in time for the cycles is 1.30 p.m. and the cycle starts at 2.00 p.m. sharp. Our annual sponsored walk will be starting at 2.00 p.m. from the clubhouse. For more information contact. Gerard Reidy: 087-2582963 Oliver Curtin: 086-7355385
GERALD GRIFFIN'S GAA
Lotto Results 27.8.2012 Gerald Griffin's Lotto was held Monday night last at Barrett's Bar in Glin.