SALE OF WORK
In aid of Newcastle Community Youth & Resource Group Tigh na nDaoine, a fundraising sale of work will take place on Sunday, November 18, at 2pm in the Community Hall. Clothes, books, toys, bric-a brac, exercise equipment, a fridge, a cooker and more. Join in a game of bingo or enjoy vintage style afternoon tea! Face painting for kids. €2 admission per adult with automatic entry in to a draw. If anyone has any last minute items they would like to donate to this sale of work such as any relatively new clothes, unwanted gifts or furniture, delph, toys etc contact Mandy on 0871846393.
OUR FIRST FRIENDS
Our First Friends Newcastle Baby & Toddler Group would like to thank all those who supported their fundraising raffle that was held last week and also all of those who donated prizes. Go raibh míle maith agaibh.
U10 hurling. On Monday, November 5, they played two games, winning one, and lost out in the second game. These games will go on for the month of November and best of all teams, as medals will be given out to the winners at the final of the blitz. Team: J Fitz Rice, C O’Loughlin, Y Clancy, A Ryan, C Bulter, T Ross, J Mclean, M Zimmerman. Congrats to Padraig O’Loughlin who made the Tipp team U12s in soccer.
NEWCASTLE HOMECOMING FESTIVAL
A meeting was held on November 6. A committee was formed: Chairperson Marian O’Dwyer, Secretary Debbie Griffin and Pro Donal O’Loughlin. A provisional date for the festival of August 3 to 10 2013 was set. A raffle will take place over the coming weeks with the draw on December 20 in Newcastle Hall. Next meeting Tuesday, November 27, in the GAA complex at 8pm.
Knockmealdown Active would like to thank Newcastle Muintir Na Tire along with Michael Desmond and the Newcastle FAS workers for their help in organising the Halloween Walk for Children on October 27. Thanks to the storytellers, the witches and all the children who turned out in their fancy dress outfits. There are some photos on the Knockmealdown Active website; www.knockmealdownactive.com or if you have any photos of the night please forward them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knockmealdown Active will hold its AGM in Ardfinnan on November 28, at 7.45pm in the Community Hall.
MUINTIR NA TIRE
AGM on Wednesday, November 21, at 8pm in the Community Hall, Newcastle.
NAOINRA CHAISLEAN NUA
AGM on Thursday, November 29, at 8pm.
NEWCASTLE PARENTS COUNCIL
AGM of Newcastle Parents Council, Scoil Mhuire, 8pm, Thursday, November 15.