Cill Dara Bridge

Cill Dara Bridge

Results Cill Dara Bridge 28th January. 1st Nett, Margot Morrissey & Eileen McCabe; 1st Gross, Anne Redmond & Ann de Bruir; 2nd Nett, Kate Maguire & Monica Gilsenan; 3rd Nett, Mary & Tim Dunny.

Storytime with Carmel

Every Friday at 11 – 11.30 am there is have storytime with Carmel at Kildare library. This popular event has been running for years. Carmel reads stories to 0 – 5yr olds. Everyone is welcome. No booking necessary.

Citizen’s Information

South Kildare Citizens Information Service are in Kildare Town Library on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month from 2 – 4 pm. Citizens Information Services (CIS) provide the face-to-face service to the public. Citizens Information Services provide free, impartial and confidential information relating to social services.


Historians Mario Corrigan and James Durney will present a talk on ‘The Great Lockout 1913 – 2013’ on Friday 22nd February at 6pm hosted by Kildare Town Library Think Tank. Everyone is welcome.


A group of local artists and students from Rath studio, Rathangan are exhibiting some of their work in Kildare Town Library for 6 weeks. The exhibition showcases some of the best work created by these emerging and established artists who are all living in Kildare.

Coder Dojo in town

Lets get Kildare Town coding! CoderDojo will commence shortly in Kildare Town. CoderDojo is a free Irish led, global movement of coding clubs for young people. Come learn or teach to code, hack, develop websites, apps, games and more!

It’s free! If you are interested in mentoring or getting involved please e-mail The first six weeks course will be open to primary school children only. Parents or guardians must remain in the room with their children for the duration of each class. Visit or


Kildare town players hit the jackpot on Sunday February 3rd in the county championships. They had three teams competing on the day: Anne Gleeson/Theresa Broughall in the Ladies doubles, Mark Cauldwell/Anne Gleeson in mixed doubles and Mark Cauldwell in the open singles. All three teams made it through to the finals Congratulations. In Div 1 of the League Kildare got 5 points from Baltinglass and are now only 1 behind Ardclough.

Youth Club Hub

Calling all groups, clubs and services who have young people/youths as member in Kildare Town. Might you have an interest in using the new youth hub in St Josephs Academy as a long term need, short term need or perhaps just occasionally!

Please help us to know what the needs are for this great facility and complete a basic questionnaire. Ring Sean 086-8034895 or email or email Kildare Town Community Forum at for more information and questionnaire.

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

A pilgrimage to Medjugorje will take place on 12th June 2013. The cost is €599 for 7 nights. The pilgrimage will take place from Kildare Town. For further information contact Ann McDonald 087 2705148 or 045 522192.


The CYMS AGM is on February 19 at 8pm in the hall. Everyone is welcome to attend.

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