Rathangan Cleariestown Local Notes 8/12/2016

 

 

Community Lotto
There was no winner of last week’s jackpot of  €9,000. The winning   numbers were 3, 4, 18 and 28. Congratulations to the three match 3 winners who received €100 each. The match three winners were  Willie Scallon, Conor, Eoin and Annie Kehoe, Eamonn Roche.
The next lotto draw will be held on Tuesday 13th December 2016 and the Jackpot now stands at €9,300.

 

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



Parish AED's

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 3-6pm. Kids who attend from 2-3 remain in our afterschool room in the school. Children who attend from 3-6 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.

 

 

 


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!!!


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


Southeast Country Music Festival 2017

Five of Ireland’s leading artists are confirmed to play the South East Country Music Festival 2017 at Killag, on 30th July 2017. A stellar lineup of artists includes Nathan Carter, Mike Denver, Jimmy Buckley, Cliona Hagan and Lee Matthews. Tickets will be on sale from this weekend (Dec 2nd) priced at just €25.00.  Available online or at the following local outlets: PJ Murphy’s Kilmore, Brady’s Mace Kilmore Quay, Bridgetown Post Office, Wallace Wellingtonbridge(Drapery Dept), Martina’s Hairdressing Knocktown. For further information please see the website www.southeastcountrymusicfestival.com or contact 089-2029871


Christmas Tree Lighting

A big thank you to everyone who attended and supported the Christmas Tree lighting last Saturday night in Duncormick. The following is the results of the raffle held on the night :- 1st  prize Hamper Gavin Rafteery, 2nd prize Turkey Johnie Doyle, 3rd prize Hamper of wine Denny Kenny,  4th prize Voucher (F&M Whelan) Rita Radmond , 5th prize Cake&Pudding Humper Roisin O’Brien, 6th prize Voucher (Butlers Broadway) Carol Daly, 7th prize Christmas Cake Marian Doyle, 8th prize 2 Bottle of wine Roisin Cahill, 9th prize Aftershave set Mary Redmond, 10th prize Tin of Biscuits Fr. Jimmy Ryan, 11th prize Tub of sweets Pat Heffernen. Many thanks to all the shops and businesses who supported the raffle through selling of lines and donation of prizes. 


M'Call's Cottages

Parishioners will be observing the long awaited construction of our seven new Elder Homes on the grounds of the old parochial house. To be known as McCall's Cottages, they will continue the parish connection to the patriot poet, PJ M'Call. They are scheduled for completion after Easter 2017. Anyone contemplating a home in M'Call's Cottages for themselves or a loved one, should seek to get their name onto Wexford County Council, housing list as soon as possible. Enquiries can be made through any member of the Housing Association or Parish Council.
The farm buildings that border the old graveyard are to be partly demolished in coming weeks and the remaining boundary wall is to be repaired and levelled to a height of 2.1 metres. It is also planned to put a walk through gate from the cemetery to the garden of M'Call's Cottages. Any party having concerns about what is contemplated are invited to contact any member of the Committee.


Christmas Carols

Rathangan Variety Group will entertain you with their annual Christmas Carols outside of all masses on weekend of 17th and 18th December in Rathangan and Cleariestown as part of their  fundraising events towards their February 2017 production of “Oklahoma”. Your support as always would be greatly appreciated. The group would like to wish you and your families a very happy Christmas and the best for 2017. 

 

Rathangan Cleariestown Local Notes 30/11/2016

 

 Community Lotto

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

 

Parish AED's

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.

Under 7:

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.

8-10 years:

1 st prize: Alannah Faye Ryan, Danescastle

2ns Prize: Siofra Cullen, Danescastle

3 rd Prize: Lily Kelly, Danescastle.

11-13:

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 

 

 

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