Lugnaquilla Walk for First Responders

Lugnaquilla Walk for First Responders

Dunlavin Community First responders will hold a sponsored Lugnaquilla walk on

Saturday 11th May for anyone interested.

Dunlaving Community PLAY SCHOOL

Dunlavin Community Play School will hold its enrolment night on Wednesday April 17 at 8.30pm.

This is a great opportunity to book your child’s place for September.

We will be providing information about the playschool and discussing the ‘Free Pre-

School Year’ (ECCE) scheme . Tea and Coffee will be served and all are welcome.’

Care and Repair service for older people

Co. Wicklow Partnership in conjunction with Age Action Ireland are introducing a

Care and Repair service for older people in your area.

If you are an older person and

need help with small household jobs, you can now contact Co. Wicklow Partnership

and have these jobs done for you.

This is a free service and you only pay for materials if needed.

The service uses our team of handypersons employed on the Tús programme to carry out minor home tasks and small repair jobs.

The most common services required are: Minor gardening, minor painting, changing plugs, fuses and light bulbs, hanging curtains, installing security locks, chains and smoke alarms.

If you think this service could be of benefit to you, or if you require any further

information, contact Co. Wicklow Partnership at: 0402-20955.

Hollywood Goes Classical

Philip Scott, Tenor, performs at a concert at Hollywood National School on Sunday April 21,

Philip Scott will be the featured artist accompanied by Coleman Pearse on piano.

Tickets are €12 and can be bought at Daly’s shop Hollywood, The Hollywood Inn, Tutty’s Pub & from members of the Parents Association,

Enquires to



The annual trip from Baltinglass to Knock takes place on July 21. Staying for 3 days in the convent full board and

transport staying with group all in cost €275.

Tidy Towns is seeking volunteers

The Tidy Towns are looking for volunteers to help raise funds for our annual draw and keep our town free of litter.

Buala Bus in West Wicklow

Buala Bus will visit Dunlavin and Glending Est in Blessington on 10am - 12noon and Glending Est. 2pm - 4pm on April 15 instead.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Buala Bus welcomes preschool aged children to come onboard

and play upstairs while their parents/guardians can avail of tea or coffee downstairs. There is a €2 charge aboard

Buala Bus.

All queries can be directed to the office on 0404-32575.


The closing date for entries to 2013 Cecil Day Lewis Literary Awards Festival is Friday 19th April.

Literary Competition, Short Story, Poetry and One Act Play.

It is open to Primary and Secondary School Students and Individuals up to 18 years old in County Kildare.

Primary School - Short Story and Poetry Categories.

Junior Cycle aged 9 and under

Senior Cycle age 10-12 years attending primary schools

Secondary School - Short Story, Poetry & One Act Play Categories

Junior Cycle 1st year – 3rd year

Senior Cycle 4th year – 6th year

Application Forms and terms and conditions are available from Athy Heritage Centre-Museum, Town Hall, Emily Square, Athy, Co. Kildare.

Tel: 0598633075

E-mail: athyheritage@eircom.net

Students can submit one entry under each section if they wish.

Trophies, Book tokens and Certificates are given to 1st, 2nd & 3rd in each category.

We also give out Highly Commended Certificates.

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