There was no winner of last week’s jackpot of €8,700. The winning numbers were 12, 14, 25 and 29. Congratulations to the three match 3 winners who received €100 each. The match three winners were Chris O’Mahony, Shauna Murphy, William Walsh. The next lotto draw will be held on Tuesday 6th December 2016 and the Jackpot now stands at €9,000.
Holy Land Pilgrimage
Christmas Pilgrimage to the Holy land 2016 (Last Remaining Seats) from 20th-28th December 8 nights. Taking in Bethlehem, Jerusalem (Mount of Olives, Garden of Gethsemane, Last Supper Room and Calvary), Mount Tabor, Cana, Nazareth, Jericho, Dead Sea and Sea of Galilee. Ex Dublin. Price 1,374 euro pps. Contact James Treacy 061-921470 or 0860572216
Fastnet Rovers Christmas Grand Prize Draw
Fastnet Rovers are now selling tickets for our Christmas Grand Prize draw. Tickets are €20 and limited to 300 tickets with the winner receiving €1000. Tickets are available from the committee, managers and players. This is a key fundraiser for the club and your support is greatly appreciated.
The Forge / Baldwinstown
The Forge Craft Shop is open every Sat & Sun 11-5.30 stocking over 75 hand-made Irish Crafters and Designers as well as Bramble Crafts bespoke furniture. Serving tea and barista coffee. Remember to drop in for that special Christmas gift. We have something for everyone. Shop local. What goes around, stays around!https://www.facebook.com/TheForgeCraftshop/posts/1424685047561252
We're delighted to now have Four AED's in our parish - Baldwinstown, Cleariestown, Duncormick and Rathangan. They are located at the shop in Baldwinstown; Church in Cleariestown; Former post office in Duncormick and on the school in Rathangan. They're in a bright yellow box. If you suspect a cardiac arrest please call 999 / 112 FIRST and then, if you can, your voluntary AED team. We will try our best to respond and our number is 086 401 1688. Volunteers for the team are always required. Call Jacqui on 087 2219 302 for more information or facebook.com/RathanganDefib/
Rathangan Hall activities
Regular activities going on at present in Rathangan Hall. New members are always welcome to all classes/groups. Enquiries to 051 563039
Monday and Wednesday Morning 9.30am -10.30am and evening 7pm -8pm Exercise Classes with Macfit
Tuesday Morning 10.30 -12.00 Mother and Toddler
Tuesday Afternoon 3.15- 4.15 Irish Dancing
Tuesday Evening 6pm-7pm and 7pm- 8pm Gymnastics
Thursday Evening 8pm-9pm Archery
Friday Evening 7pm-8pm Badminton
Sunnydays Afterschool Rathangan Homework Club
This service is provided for the kids who attend between 2-3pm and 3-4pm. Kids who attend from 2-3 remain in our afterschool room in the school. Children who attend from 3-4 are cared for in Rathangan Hall. We have a designated homework room were the children can concentrate without distraction. We offer assistance and guidance to allow them to complete their homework at their own pace. When homework is complete we provide a range of fun and activities.
The Cleariestown Finna Fáil Cumann held a meeting on Monday the 7th of November at the Coach Inn Public house at 7.00pm. The meeting was well attended with all manner of local issues discussed. Next meeting will be held on February the 6th 2017. New members are always welcome, if you would like to join Cleariestown Cumann please contact Donal Mcloughlin Cumann secretary on 0879175010.
Baldwinstown Christmas Lights
You are invited to a village gathering in Baldwinstown on Saturday 10th December at 7.30pm to turn on Christmas tree lights, sign a few carols and enjoy some refreshments in the hall. Followed by a gathering in the Wheelhouse. There will be a raffle on the night. Sponsored by Baldwinstown businesses.
Rathangan Senior Citizens Christmas Party
Remember the year of the snow when the Senior Citizen Christmas Party took place in January…..well due to unforeseen circumstances the committee need to defer the annual Christmas party until early in the New Year. Come and join us in early January (date to be confirmed) for a late Christmas celebration together in a newly refurbished location!
Lotto Christmas Break
Rathangan Parish Lotto will be taking their annual Christmas break. The last draw for 2016 will be held on December 20th and will resume again on Tuesday January 10th 2017. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the various clubs and everyone involved in the lotto on the Tuesday night. Wishing you all a very merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year!!!
Credit Union Art Competition
Congratulations to the following in their recent success at local level in the Credit Union Art Competition.
1 st Prize: Madison Murphy, Danescastle National School
2nd Prize: Rylee Milliken, St. Anne’s National school
3 rd Prize: Katie Martin, St. Anne’s National School.
1 st prize: Alannah Faye Ryan, Danescastle
2ns Prize: Siofra Cullen, Danescastle
3 rd Prize: Lily Kelly, Danescastle.
1 st Prize: Ciara Breen, Danescastle
2 nd Prize: Emma Wickham, Danescastle
3 rd Prize: Lucy Fitzgerald, Danescastle.
All the 1 st Prizes have gone forward to the Chapter stage. The next Credit union event will be the credit Union schools table quiz which will be on Friday 27 th January in Carrig Community Centre at 8pm- where they will be able to “show us their brain power”.
St. Anne’s NS
Applications for enrolment for St Anne's NS are now being accepted for September 2017. Enrolment forms are available from the school office-call in or ring Jenny on 051-563167 or from the school website- www.stannesns.weebly.com