Edgeworthstown

Computer Classes: Computer Literacy classes will be starting soon in The Old Schoolhouse, Edgeworthstown. 
For further information or to book a place, please contact 043-6671801 or email edgelocdev@eircom.net.

Computer Classes: Computer Literacy classes will be starting soon in The Old Schoolhouse, Edgeworthstown. 
For further information or to book a place, please contact 043-6671801 or email edgelocdev@eircom.net.

Active Age Group: The Active Age Group Club that meets every Friday morning was cancelled recently as a mark of respect to the late Mary Stakem. The club will resume as normal on Friday 5th April 2013.

AGM: Midland Retired Secondary Teachers Association will hold AGM on Tues April 9th at 11:30am in Longford Library. Lunch will follow and we then travel to Longford Garden Centre, Drumlish Road for 3pm where Laura Shaw will give demonstration and answer questions on all things related to gardening. Please join us for some or all of the above and new members always welcome. Rosemary 0877589287

Mostrim G.A.A.: Three clubs, Ladies, Football and Hurling Clubs are running the amusements at Ploughing Championship on April 14th as a fundraiser. Volunteers wanted. There was no jackpot winner in the last Lotto draw. Numbers drawn were 5, 9, 20, 25. Twenty-five Euro winners were Donal Drake, John McGerr Snr, Tommy Gallagher and Ciaran Gallagher.

Community Games: A huge thank you to everyone who supported our annual church gate collection last weekend the 23rd & 24th of March. Thanks also to the volunteers who braved the cold weather. All the money will be put to good use for community games events in the parish. We had two teams in Keenagh sports hall for the under 13’s Futsal competition on the 23rd of March well done to all the boys who took part.. A big thank you to Cathal Kelly for coaching the boys.

Co. Longford Ploughing Championships: Ploughing Championships takes place on Sunday 14th April at Barne, Edgeworthstown.

Tidy Towns: The evening clean up around the town will commence on Wednesday April 10th. We are meeting at Philip Quinn’s at 7o’clock. There are various projects to be carried in preparation for this year’s competition and also to have the town looking good for The Gathering in July. Come out and join our group as all help is needed.

MIDLANDS SHOTOKAN KARATE: Just a short note to tell all Edgeworthstown Karate students that karate class will run as normal all throughout the Easter holidays. Also everyone at Edgeworthstown Karate club would like to offer their congratulations to Sensei Alan Smith of Tanden Dojo Longford on passing 4th Dan grade in Nottingham England recently. The result was well deserved. For any information on karate in Edgeworthstown call Ciaran Wadd on 083 3068331.