Ballingarry Tidy Towns in conjunction with An Taisce’s nationwide clean-up will be held next Saturday, April 6, at 10am, meeting at Martin Hanrahan’s. We are looking for volunteers from all areas of the parish to pick litter. We will be judged on our efforts and the media will be observing the Community Involvement. It is nationwide, and Many Hands make Light Work. We can supply bags, gloves etc and we will collect litter from you that you collect. For more information visit us on Facebook - tidy towns Ballingarry.
Club Lotto. Lotto Nos: 2-7-11-25. No Winner: €40 each. Mick Edmonds, c/o B. Hennessy, James Maher, C/O Jimmy’s, Pat Lyons, Garrynoe, Liam Cahill, Ballyphilip & Joan Brennan, Lismolin. Jackpot Next Week: €11,300.
BALLINGARRY COMMUNITY ALERT COMMITTEE
Chairperson: Imelda Goldsboro, Secretary: Willie Byrne. Joint Treasurers: Michael Nolan and Margaret Corcoran. Sincere thanks to all who attended the meeting and those who have joined, the response has been excellent. Thanks to all volunteers who distributed the application forms. It will take at least two weeks before the Text Alert System is active. If you didn’t receive a form, contact the above members.
BINGO FOR THE FLYING NUN
A Super Special Bingo was held on Easter Sunday in Ballingarry Community Centre at 2.30pm in aid of The Flying Nun (Sr. Patricia Wall). There were prizes galore.
GENEALOGY – TRACING YOUR ANCESTORS WORKSHOP
A one-day workshop on ‘Tracing Your Ancestors’ will be held at Crocanoir, Mullinahone, on Saturday, April 13, which might be of interest to those involved in family research. This workshop is aimed at those that have ‘dabbled’ in family history but have never made the time to structure their research. Contact John 0529153117 or 0868907329, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Parents wishing to enrol their child in Lisnamrock N.S. for September next, are welcome to call to the school for an enrolment form. Call 0529154515. Please return completed form on or before April 10.
BALLINGARRY COMMUNITY SPORTSFIELD
AGM will take place on April 4, in the Parish Hall at 8pm sharp. All are welcome.
BALLINGARRY AREA COMMUNITY GAMES
U10 Mixed Football Ballingarry play Fethard in Fethard before May 6. Note rule change, for these games in U10 Mixed football there must be at least three girls on the field of play at all times. U11 Hurling Ballingarry play Cahir in Cahir before May 6. U14 Camogie Ballingarry play Fethard in Fethard before May 6. County Finals for all the above categories will be played in Semple Stadium Thurles on Monday, June 3.