Cashel News in brief...

School Coffee Morning

School Coffee Morning

A coffee morning in aid of the building fund for St John the Baptist girls’ primary school, in Cashel, will take place on Tuesday March 19, in the Dun Henry restaurant, Parish Centre, Friar Street. It will commence at 10am and will include a raffle.

Your support would be appreciated.

ST PATRICK’S DAY “CEOL AGUS CRAIC” IN LIBRARY

Come and join us this Friday afternoon for some St Patrick’s Day festivities at Cashel Library. We will have a number of events taking place throughout the afternoon to keep everyone busy! Face-painting, story-telling, crafts, Irish music and dance so bring your singing voices along for our sing-a-long!

Refreshments will be served with a green twist for all things Irish! For information call 06263856.

Events will begin from 3pm and this is a free event.

DAFFODIL DAY

Cashel Daffodil Day Committee would like to thank most sincerely Margaret and Ned O’Toole, of Dualla Road, who hosted a very successful coffee morning and Cake Sale last Saturday. A big thank you to all who supported the event.

We would appreciate donations of fresh daffodils for Daffodil Day which takes place on Friday March 22nd. They can be brought to St. Vincent de Paul House in John St. on Thursday March 21st from 2pm onwards. We invite as many volunteers as possible to come on the same day to wrap them .Thank you all so much for your generous support.

ACTIVE RETIREMENT

Cashel Active Retirement will hold their monthly meeting at Spafield Family Resource Centre on Friday, March 22, at 2.30pm.

LARKSPUR PARK TENNIS

Larkspur Park Tennis Club will hold their AGM in the nissen hut on Tuesday, March 19, at 8pm. Any ideas, suggestions or questions will be most welcome on the night.

The building works are going well and it is hoped to have all works completed by the end of March.

HALLA NA FEILE NEWS

Social Tea Dance in Halla na Feile this Friday, March 15, with dancing from 9pm to 12 midnight. Music is by the great Sam O’Doherty.

Teas and sandwiches will be served and admission is €8 - a great way to start St. Patrick’s Day weekend. Looking forward to seeing you and we promise you a great night’s dancing.

DANCING CLASSES

Social Dancing Classes continue to be very enjoyable on Tuesday evenings at Hallan na Feile, with dancing from 8.30pm to 10.45 pm. An extra half hour is added on at the end of the night for those who like ‘Ballroom’ and all for €5.

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AGM

The Chamber will hold its 2013 AGM at 6pm in Mikey Ryan’s next Wednesday, March 13. All past, present and future members are invited to attend. Items on the agenda will include the current state of the Indaville objection, a report on the Christmas lights and a look ahead to some exciting events for the town during the summer months. For updates on the chamber business text your email to 0879821916

CARERS ASSOCIATION

The Carers Assocation are holding an information service for family carers in the Civic Offices, Friar Street, on Friday, March 15, from 11am to 12pm.

CASHEL TOWN F.C. LOTTO

Results for Saturday March 9. The numbers drawn were 1, 3,13, 28. The jackpot of €13,850 was not won.

Lucky Dip Winners: Christine Doyle, Castlegreen, Cashel; John McCauliffe, Abbeyside, Cashel; John Ryan,(M) Ballymoreen, Littleton; Josie Butler, Spafield, Cashel; Timothy Hanley, c/o Bingo; Tess Quirke, Glanworth.

RUGBY LOTTO AND BINGO

Lotto - Last week’s lotto numbers 2-9-15-24. Jackpot winner Denis McGrath.

Next week’s jackpot €2,000. Winners: €50 Kieran Kelly; €50 Ryan Donney; €20 Aileen Sheehy; €20 Kitty Gooley; €20 Tom O’Brien; €20 Michéal Fogarty; €20 Robbie Johnston.

Bingo - Make sure not to miss Bingo this Wednesday, at 8.30 p.m. sharp in the Clubhouse. Don’t miss it!

SCOIL AONGHUSA CHARITY FUN RIDE

The Premier Harriers are organising a charity fun ride in Monday, March 18, at 12 noon in Dundrum, with all proceeds to Scoil Aonghusa. There will be two courses, one with jumps for the more adventurous rider. Start in Dundrum village and head towards Goolds Cross and Ballagh ending up back inthe Venue. The charge for the ride is €40 for adults and €20 for children. There will be an auction held in the Venue afterwards.

Organisers and Scoil Aonghusa would like to thank all the local landowners in Dundrum and surrounding areas for their help and cooperation. Scoil Aonghusa would like to take this opportunity to thank the Premier Harriers for organising this event