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Weekly News Roundup - Tuesday 1 Feb 2011

Very Successful Senior Citizens Party

Almost sixty people attended the Tinryland Senior Citizens belated
Christmas party on Sunday 23rd January in Leinster Hills Golf Club. A
wonderful meal was served by proprietor John McDonald and his staff.
Tom Loughman provided the music and everyone enjoyed the dancing and
singing. Eddie Townsend and a group of young traditional musicians
from the parish also provided wonderful entertainment for the
occasion. Anthony Murphy who was celebrating his birthday on the day
and Josie Lyons cut the Christmas cake which was donated by Seery?s
bakery and iced by Tina Doyle.A big thank you to all the groups and
individuals in the community who supported the Senior Citizens in 2010
and made this occasion possible including the children from Suantrai
Montessori School who donated the proceeds from their Christmas card
and art sale, St. Josephs Soccer Club who donated proceeds from their
carol service held in December and Tinryland GFC who donated proceeds
from the 2010 Celebrity Bainisteoir.


Deepest Sympathy is extended to the Broderick family, Ballycrogue on the death of Mary
Broderick after a long illness on Wednesday last.

And also to the Phelan family on the death after a long illness of James Phelan,
Pollerton. James, son of Fintan and Nuala, Brownshill Road was a coach until very
recently with St.Joseph's AFC for which his son Jimmy played. All matches this weekend
have been cancelled as a mark of respect.

St.Joseph's AFC Disco

St Josephs AFC are holding an under 16 disco on Friday 4th February
2011 from 9pm to 11pm sharp. Admission by ticket only.

Community Games

Athletic training will commence on Tuesday March 22nd.

Anyone interested in taking part in the community games art please
contact Chris Cleary on 085 1474912 or Ann Condron at 087 7622615.
Age groups U8, U10, U12, U14, U16.

Guitar Lessons

Anyone interested in beginner guitar lessons young or old, please contact

CRISP Courses

Internet & E-Mail class will start in CRISP Carlow centre on Wednesday
February 9th at 10am. Learn how to check the jobs situation, shop on
line, online banking, watch a video, discover how to create and use
your own E-Mail Account, send messages and attachments and receive
E-Mails. 3 week course 2 hours per session. ?45.Call 059 9143972 to

Dance Classes

Adeline Dargan School of Irish Dancing Classes

Tintean Centre Pollerton Carlow Every Tuesday 5pm.
St.Fiaccs Hall Graiguecullen Carlow Every Wednesday 5pm.
New Oak Community Centre Carlow Every Thursday 5pm.


Contact Adeline on 0857259865 or 0599134262

Weight Loss Class
Every Wednesday night at the parish centre Tullow form 8pm...
Full body anaylsis. Weekly weigh in ?5.. All are welcome.
For more details 087 6867895 or 089 4424755


Orla Fallon Irish soloist, songwriter and former member of the group
Celtic Woman Singer will perform a concert in Mount Wolseley
Tulllow Carlow on Saturday Feb 12, starting at 8pm tickets are 20
euro and are available from Mount Wolsely on 059 9180100 or 087
2958926. Des Moore (brother of Butch Moore) on guitar and Sinead
Madden on fiddle will also on stage with Orla who is just back
from her American tour and is delighted to be preforming her only
local concert in Mount Wolseley.

Looking for a career in Elder/Child care?

FETAC Level 5 Courses running in February:
Communications Module Feb 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 14th
Safety & Health at work Module Feb 16th, 17th, 18th and 21st
Both modules will be held in Carlow from 10.00am to 4.00pm.
Contact 059 91 42208 or visit to boo

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