Rooskey

Honda 50 Run

Honda 50 Run

On Sunday, 29 March at 12pm at Kilglass Community Centre, Rooskey. No Helmet, no run. Entry €20. Refreshments served. Proceeds to Rooskey/Kilglass/Whitehall Special Needs. For further information contact Jackie 087 7940148 or 086 3891063.

RSG 24/7 Home Care Service

This not for profit professional care service is available in your area around the clock if required by trained, qualified and Garda vetted staff. Rates are affordable and tax relief can be claimed against the costs. Packages of any duration are tailored to suit the needs of the individual. Roscommon Disability Support Group Derrane Co Roscommon known to many as RSG is a leading care provider operating since 1989. It also has a range of other services available, see www.rosdisabilities.ie. Further information by email mbourkersg@eircom.net or telephone 09066 25852 and ask for the Care Team.

Department of Social Protection

Clinic held at Rooskey Community Centre on Wednesdays at 2.30pm will be discontinued from 30 March 2015. You can access the Community Welfare Service at Dromod on Thursdays 2.30pm - 3.30pm. Please contact the Community Welfare Service on 087 4194462 if you are unable to travel to Dromod Health Centre. Eddie Bourke Community Welfare Officer will still hold clinics in Strokestown Health Centre on Tuesdays 10 - 1pm and in Elphin Health Centre on Wednesdays 10am - 12 noon.

Presentation night

Congratulations to Seamus Kilcrann on receiving the Hall of Fame Award, Ollie Carley player of the year award, Cormac Tighe most dedicated player, Ciaran McHugh junior player of the year award. Congrats also to Gerry Donoghue on receiving the club person of the year award. A special word of thanks to Tommy and Teresa Cox, Cox’s Bar, Rooskey who presented a new set of jerseys to senior team. The presentation was made to the management of Dermot Washington and Jim Tighe.

Active Retirement Association

Our next trip will be a visit to Dublin’s Mansion House, Dawson St, on Wednesday 8th April at 2:00pm. Train from Dromod at 10:00 am. Lunch in Leinster House at 12:30. Total cost €12 to be paid before 31 March. Booking is required. Contact Ann Marie – 086 256 0612 for details.

Club Rossie

Membership forms are now available. €40,000 in prizes include Toyota Corolla car, Trip to Vegas, Purebred heifer to name just a few. Membership forms available from Patrick Mc Guire 086 8649067.

Hospice 25 Card Drive

Roscommon Mayo Hospice Rooskey branch 25 Card Drive taking place on 13 April at 8.30pm at the Community Centre, Rooskey. 1st prize €125, 2nd prize €50 3rd prize €25. Tickets cost €5. Even if you don’t play someone will play for you.

Computer Class

FETAC Level 4 Computer Course will start soon at Community Centre Roosky. Modules include Word Processing, Excel, Desktop Publishing, Web Design, Communications and Work Experience. Courses will start as soon as possible and will run Monday Wednesday and Friday afternoons. For further information contact Stephanie at Galway Roscommon ETB at 09066 34189.

Good Friday Quiz Night

In Kilglass Gaels Centre commencing at 9pm. Tables of 4 €40. Great prizes and raffle for valuable on the night. Please support.

Senior Scor

Well done to our Figure Dancers, Recitation, Novelty Act and Sean Nos Dancer on bringing back four county titles to the club. They now go on to represent Kilglass and Roscommon in the Connaught finals at end of March.

Topaz Cash for Clubs

Kilglass Gaels have entered a competition with Topaz. If you purchase €40 or more on petrol or diesel at any Topaz garage just ask to have a loyalty card stamped and get a receipt. When the cards are full they can be returned with receipt to any club official. The cards will be returned to Topaz. Closing date 12 May. Prizes are as follows: 1 lucky club will win €10,000, 10 clubs win €5000, 140 clubs win €1000. Every other club entered will receive €250. We would ask that all full cards be returned to any club official on or before Thursday 26 March.

Fr Kevin’s CD Launch

Thursday, 9th April in the Landmark Hotel, Carrick on Shannon at 8.00pm (Doors open at 7pm). Tickets are available at Tighe’s Centra, The Bell Tower Shop, Dawn to Dusk, Strokestown and Hanly’s Eurospar, Strokestown. Guests appearing on the night are Fr Ray Kelly, Mary Byrne, Sandy Kelly, Charlie Mc Gettigan and Eimear Reynolds. Admission €10 in aid of Kilglass Churches (Renovation Projects) and St John’s Community Hospital comfort fund Sligo.

Get Healthy Challenge

If you have not joined yet it’s not too late. Come along any evening and sign up. You wont be disappointed. A healthier lifestyle starts here. Activities Week 5 Wednesday 25 March Walk at pitch 7 - 8.30pm. Thursday 26 March Walk at Pitch 7 - 8.30pm. Friday 27 March Circuit Training with Willie Hegarty, Saturday 28 March morning walk at pitch 8.30 - 10am. Sunday 29 March 4km road walk (meeting at Gerry & Helena Kings House, Ballyfeeney) Monday 30 March talk in health and well being with Gwen Fitzgibbont 7.30pm followed by weigh-in and walk at pitch.

Kilglass Gaels Lotto

Numbers drawn 3, 6, 9, 25, Bonus 26, No Jackpot winner 2 X 3 number winners - €100 each John Colligan & Brendan Cregg. Next weeks draw in Cox’s. Jackpot €7,400 for four correct numbers and €11,400 for four correct numbers plus bonus number.

Kilglass Gaels meeting

The monthly club meeting will take place in clubrooms on Thursday, 36 March at 8.30pm. There are a number of items up for discussion. All members are asked to attend.