FRIENDS OF CYSTIC FIBROSIS
Last Friday Seamus Kelly, on behalf of Ballingarry Friends of Cystic Fibrosis, presented a cheque for €9,000 to Michael Hickey of Tipperary C.F., proceeds of a very successful Sponsored Pony/Horse Ride and a Walk held in Kilcooley Estate.
Bases for picnic tables were put in last week opposite the Old Graveyerd and outside the GAA pitch. Thanks to all who helped. Ballingarry Tidy Towns are looking for volunteers on Saturday, November 17, to help with planting trees and shrubs. Meet at 10am outside Martin Hanarahan’s. Thanks to the students from Transition Year.
OLD SCHOOL BALLINGARRY
If you have any unwanted books could you drop them into the school as we plan on having a free borrow and return system. If you are over 50, living alone or would like to join the others for a meal on Tuesdays at 1pm, please contact Mary or Alice at the School. Meals cost €3. Music and Dance every Monday, 9pm; Adult Set Dancing every Wednesday, 6.30pm. Six week introductory wood work programme in Slieveardagh CITE Ballingarry. Contact 0868254024.
The Richard Quirke Trust will hold a table quiz in Scruffy Duffy’s, Callan, November 16, 9pm. Proceeds to the Irish Wheelchair Ass.
Lisnamrock National School will hold their annual church gate collection next weekend.
Community Hall Committee AGM Meeting on Wednesday, November 14, 8pm.
Christmas orders now being taken. Contact Miriam 0862612200 after 6.30pm.
Tipp Mental Health Association
Bonnie Daly Killenaule thanks all who sponsored her for the Thurles 10K walk on behalf of South Tipperary Mental Health Association. Your support was greatly appreciated and the amount collected was 602 euro which had been handed over to the to the Association.