Edgeworthstown March 18

WELL DONE - Congratulations to Eilish McLoughlin from Croshea, who won the solo singing section in the Leinster Senior scor on Sunday last in Ballymore, Westmeath, Eilish now represents Leinster and Longford in the All Ireland scor final in Killarney on 9th April.

WELL DONE - Congratulations to Eilish McLoughlin from Croshea, who won the solo singing section in the Leinster Senior scor on Sunday last in Ballymore, Westmeath, Eilish now represents Leinster and Longford in the All Ireland scor final in Killarney on 9th April.

FAS

Edgeworthstown District Development Association has two vacancies on their FAS Community Employment scheme. 1. Caretaker of the new Community Centre, 2. Bus Driver/Caretaker. Applicants must be registered with FAS and meet specific eligibility criteria. Garda Vetting will also be required. To apply, Send your CV to the FAS supervisor, Edgeworthstown District Development Association, Ballymahon Road, Edgeworthstown, or phone 043-66-71801 or email edgelocdev@eircom.net

FARM ACCOUNTS

A farm accounts and taxation course will be held in the old School house, Ballymahon road, Edgeworthstown in the coming weeks. The course is aimed at helping farmers prepare computerised farm records and an understanding of basic farm taxation. The main object is to help farmers plan their business and tax more efficiently. The copurse will run over 4 nights and with the initial two nights in March and the 2 remainder in november. For further details contact 087-2478835

COMMUNITY GAMES

Community Games Talent competitions will take place on Sunday 20th at 2pm in The Hall in Newtowncashel. All competitors must be under 14 years of age. Categories for solo singers, musicians, disco dancers, drama, ballad groups, etc also group categories. Contact Pauline if you wish to enter, 086-1513152

CEOLCHOIRM

Ceolchoirm seachtain na nGaeilge, will take place at 1pm on Saturday 19th March in The Pavillion on the Green. Juniors and beginners will play Basic tunes, followed by Set dancing, singing, and more advanced musicians and groups. Parents and grandparents welcome.

CCE

C.C.E Membership is now closed, but if anyone wishes to perform at this years fleadh ceol, they may do at a cost of €10 per category. The fleadh Ceol takes place in Granard on May 7th and 8th .

SOCIAL DANCE

Social Dance Classes on Tuesday nights in The Park house hotel from 8pm until 10pm, no partners needed. Phone Eamonn on 085-1440947, €10 for 2 hours. Come along.

TIDY TOWNS

Edgeworthstown tidy Towns need new members for Sunday mornings clean-up for one hour. Contact Tom Dooley or Brian Smith.

TODDLER GROUP

Are you a Mum, Dad, Grandparent, Childminder looking after a toddler? Why not pop in to our Toddler Group held every Tuesday 11am – 12.30pm, The Green, Edgeworthstown. Toys and refreshments provided. Meet other carers for a chat and a cuppa while your toddler plays with the toys. An activity schedule is being arranged and will be available shortly; this will include arts and crafts, music, dance and story telling. We promise to greet you when you arrive and to make your experience a relaxed and enjoyable one for both you and your toddler. €1 contribution.

Should you require any further information, please contact Deirdre Clinton on 086 0377175.