Set Dance Ceili
The Maureen Dennis Memorial Set Dance Ceili will take place in the Imaal Hall on Friday June 20th at 9.30pm. All proceeds will go towards St. Brigids Hospice, The Curragh. Music by Syl and Liz. Voluntary Donation.
Delia Murphy Tribute Night
As part of this years Arts Festival a tribute night to Delia Murphy will take place on Saturday June 21st in Camphill Community Hall, Grangebeg. Tickets €10. Enquiries to 0879693960
The first publication by the newly formed local writers group will take place in Meitheal on Friday June 20th at 8.30pm. The title” OFF THE BEATEN TRACK” will be launched by local writer and historian Chris Lawlor This will be followed with music and craic
Funlavin 10K/5K Run and Family Walk will take place on Sunday June 29th at 11am. The route will be around Dunlavin and will be measured and timed. All proceeds will go towards Dunlavin Playground Project which has commenced work. Register online at www.runireland.com or pick up entry form in the local shops.
The culture bus will travel to the World Flower Show in the RDS on Thursday June 19th at 10am.Local woman Ann Heatley will be competing in the event which has never taken place in Ireland. Another competitor well known to Dunlavin flower enthusiasts is Felicity Satchwell a sister of Rita Craigie. Enquiries for bus to 045 401334.
A DVD of the recent banquet which took place in St Nichloas of Myra Church is now available. Cost €5.A nice keepsake to have. To book a copy contact Pauline in the parish office. 045/401871.
Arts Festival Meeting
A meeting to organise Festival 2014 will take place in Rathsallagh Golf Club on June 7th at 3pm. Anyone interested in helping out with this years festival is invited to attend. The 32nd festival will take place June 20th to 22nd inclusive.
Trip to Knock
Annual trip to knock takes place on July 20th for three days. This outing is supported by the active retirement group in Baltinglass. Deposits to Baltinglass Credit Union on or before 20th April. For more details contact Bridy on 0868881850
Community Text Alert
Community text alert has been launched in the Dunlavin area. Residents can sign up for €10. Forms are in Ed’s Veg shop. People are urged to be vigilant at all times and contact the Gardai if the spot anything suspicious in the area.
A Craft Fair will take place in the Imaal Hall, Dunlavin on June 22nd 2014 from 12pm to 6pm. Enquiries to 0879693960
Why not drop into the newly refurbished library in the Market House. Great selection of new books especially for children. Membership is free, free WI-Fi and internet access. The daily and local newspapers are available to read. Opening hours Tuesday 6.30pm-8.30pm, Wednesday 3pm-5pm, 6.30pm-8.30pm.Friday 10.30am-1pm and 3pm-5pm. Saturday 11am-1pm. Closed Saturdays of Bank Holiday weekends.
St Vincent de Paul Group
The telephone contact number for the local branch is 0857274194.and the contact number for the Samaritans 1850-60-90-90
Bingo takes place in the Imaal Hall every Saturday night at 9pm.Jackpot waiting to be won now stands at €1600. The funds raised by the Bingo goes towards the upkeep of the Imaal Hall and well worth supporting.
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