Historical Society Edenderry Historical Society will hold their next meeting in the Parish Centre, Edenderry on Friday, 20th April at 7.30 pm. The meeting will be followed by a lecture at 8pm. by Rob Goodbody, ‘The Quakers in Ireland’. All are welcome. Edenderry Historical Society are holding their Annual Outing to The Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan from Friday, 4th May to Sunday, 7th May. All are welcome. There are still a few places left for this outing. If you are interested in finding out more please contact any member of the Historical Society.
Sunday Night Dancing will take place at the Hamlet Court Hotel, Johnstownbridge every Sunday night starting at 9.30pm. Admission is €10.00. All the proceeds are in aid of Balyna Area Active Retirement Association.
Confirmation & First Communion
The Sacrament of Confirmation will take place at St. Mary’s Church on Saturday, 28th April.
Two Dates for First Communion:
First Communion for Scoil Bhridt and Gaelscoil will take place on Saturday, 19th May.
First Communion for the Boys National School and St. Mary’s Girls Primary Schools will take place on Saturday, 26th May.
‘Aslan’ in Carbury
The music of ‘Aslan’ can be heard when they play at Carbury GAA on Saturday, 21st April. Tickets cost €15 and can be purchased from the Clubhouse or any committee member.
Carbury Branch of Kildare Carers wish to sincerely thank all those who supported their recent Easter Draw. The winners were; 1st Fiona Murphy O’Leary, Ashgrove, 2nd Aimee Dunne, Rathvilla, Edenderry, 3rd Méabh Hynes, The Manor, Edenderry, 4th Jane Brennan, Ballinabrackey.
A Day of Meditation will take place on Saturday, 21st April from 10am - 4pm. ‘Mindful Eating Workshop’ will take place on Saturday, 28th April from 10am - 4pm. For further information please contact 057-8626153.
A seven-week course starting on Wednesday, 18th April in The Martial Arts Centre, Edenderry Business Park at 6.15pm. Courses will also be taking place at The Old Schoolhouse, Church Walk, Edenderry at 8.00pm. For further information please contact Moggie Douglas on 087-2355783.
Men’s Support Service seeks Ladies!
Are you planning to participate in the Flora Mini Marathon in Dublin this year? Amen Support Services Ltd. are looking for volunteers to run, walk or crawl in the Ladies Flora Mini-Marathon on June 4th in Dublin to raise much needed funds to provide services for male victims of domestic abuse. Registration for the Flora Mini-Marathon could not be easier, logon to www.florawomensminimarathon.ie and then contact Amen Support Services on firstname.lastname@example.org or 046-9023718 to let us know that you will be joining our team on the day.
Comhaltas Table Quiz
Edenderry Comhaltas are holding a Table Quiz in O’Donoghue’s Lounge on Thusday, 26th April at 9pm.
All are welcome.
The Edenderry Lourdes Fund Committee are holding a Sponsored Walk on Sunday, 15th April commencing at the Town Hall at 12.30pm.
Adrian Brereton of Operation Transformation will lead the walkers on the trip.
Sponsorship Cards are now available from the Lourdes Fund Committee.
New Writers Group
The New Writers Group hold meetings at Edenderry Library on the first and second Wednesday of every month from 11.30am – 1pm. For further details please contact 085-7054673. Everyone is welcome.
Scouts & Cubs Group
The Edenderry Scouts and Cubs Groups are currently looking for Boys and Girls to join. The age group for the Cubs is 9 – 11 years and the Scouts is 12 – 15 years.
The Groups meet on a weekly basis at the Parish Centre. The times are; Cubs 6.30pm – 7.30pm; Scouts 7.45pm – 9pm. For further information please contact 085-7052517.
The National Council for the Blind of Ireland are making an appeal to Women to take part in this year’s Mini Marathon which takes place on Monday, 4th June to raise funds for a great cause.
Participants will receive a N.C.B.I. T-Shirt and Sun Visor.
To register and to get your sponsorship cards please call to Mrs. Quinn’s Charity Shop, J.K.L. Street or contact 1850 33 43 33.