BACK TO WORK
Marion Ryan, Job Developer writes “If you have been out of work through illness, injury or disability and you are looking to get back to work, we may be able to help you. An Employability Service Job Coach will be available to meet you in the Obar Office, behind the Maxwell Garage on the Kilcullen Road, Naas on Friday mornings between 10am and 1pm. For further information telephone 087 9513427”.
The Castledermot Lourdes Group depart for Lourdes on September 7th for seven nights and staying at the ever popular Hotel Alba. The inclusive price is €759pp sharing. A single room supplement of €30 per night applies. Early booking is essential as seats available are limited. A deposit of €250 per person is required on or before March 29th please. For further information contact Kathleen Moran 059 9144278, Adrian Lawler 059 9145174.
TALK IT OVER
Carlow’s Suicide Bereavement Group now have a walk in service at Castlehill House, Castlehill, Carlow on Wednesdays 10 till noon, providing a one to one and group Listening Service. We provide a free and confidential service with trained Listeners. Contact us on 0863364961.
LOCAL HISTORY GROUP
The next meeting of the local History Group will take on tuesday 26th of February - John St Leger and the Grangemellon Hellfire Club with David Ryan, author and historian. David Ryan is the author of the recently published book Blasphemers & Blackguards: The Irish Hellfire Clubs an examination of a topic shrouded in sensational rumour and lurid myth of black magic and murder. While the popular image of the Hellfire clubs is not entirely baseless there is also a whole other dimension of Enlightenment philosophy and free-thought.
PARENT AND TODDLER GROUP
Tir na nÓg parent and toddler group now opens on Mondays and Wednesdays. All pre-school children and their parents, grandparents or minders are welcome to come any Monday or Wednesday at 9.30am to 12 noon.
The group meet in Scoil Diarmuid. The cost is €2 per family. Great way for children to play with each others and for the adults to have a “cuppa” and chat.
BRING AND BUY POULTRY
The Ballitore Bring and Buy poultry sale takes place at Long Avenue, Ballitore, Co Kildare on the 2nd Sunday of every month.
The next sale is on Sunday the February the 10th, and gates open at 8.30am. Entry fee for buyers and sellers is €3 per adult, children go free. All kinds of healthy poultry, birds, small animals, garden and small holding produce welcome (no dogs or ponies), Enquires to 085 7410248.
FITNESS ARMY BOOTCAMP
Fitness Army Bootcamp has resumed on Wednesday evenings from 8.30pm to 9.50pm for men and women all shapes, sizes, and fitness levels. Fun outdoor fitness training. For more information contact 089 4886384.
LEVITSTOWN FOROIGE CLUB
PRO Louise tells me Levistown Foróige is looking for donations of pool-tables, bean-bags, table tennis or table games, etc. All donations gratefully accepted!
The Foróige Club welcomes new members and meet at Levitstown Community Hall at 7.30pm every Friday Night!