Croke Park Draw
Tickets for Croke Park National Draw are on sale in local shops, from players and committee members. At â‚¬10 each there are magnificent prizes on offer such as trip to Australia for two for International Rules series, trip for two to Boston, to New York for St. Patrickâ€™s Day 2015 and various ticket packages for All Ireland in both hurling and football. All prizes are organized by Croke Park. Proceeds from sale of tickets go to the club. Please support.
St. Columbaâ€™s N.S.
There are information booklets available in Cloonagh Post Office for any parents thinking of enrolling their child in St. Columbaâ€™s N.S in September 2014. Parents can obtain an enrolment form by phoning the school on 043-6683020. Alternatively we will be holding an enrolment afternoon on Monday 10th March 2014 from 3.00p.m to 5.00p.m when parents are welcome to come and see the school and complete their application forms on the day.
The Annual General Meeting of Granard Agricultural Show society will take place in John Vâ€™s Lounge on Thursday 6th March at 9.00p.m. All members are requested to attend. New members are very welcome.
St. Columbaâ€™s G.F.C will hold their Dinner Dance & Presentation in The Pikerâ€™s Lodge, Loch Gowna on Saturday 1st March. Music for the occasion is by Rhythm & Sticks. Dinner will be served at 8.30p.m sharp. Tickets are still available from club members and in local shops at â‚¬30 each. Please purchase tickets before 6.00p.m on this Wednesday 26th February as hotel require the number of people attending.
St. Vincent de Paul Shop
â€˜â€™New 2 Uâ€™â€™ shop at Market St. Granard is open every Friday from 10.00am to 5.00pm and on Saturdays from 11am â€“ 5pm. It will also open on the first Tuesday of each month from 10am â€“ 5pm. Please note change of business hours for winter months.
St. Columbaâ€™s G.F.C held their weekly lotto draw on Wednesday February 19th. The winning numbers were 1, 17, 19, 22 with jackpot of â‚¬4,600 remaining intact. Consolation prizes of â‚¬20 were won by the following - Owen Collumb, Larkfield; Lorna Rabbitte, Callanagh; Seamus Donohoe, Grousehall; Noel Dennenny, Ballymahugh and Carol Duffy, Coolarty. On sales this week are as follows - Hideaway: Aaron Earley; Keoghâ€™s/Anglerâ€™s Rest: Rian Brady; Kilcogy: Martin Reilly & Peadar McGovern. Please drop tickets into Cloonagh P.O before 5.30pm on Monday.
As part of their fundraising activities the local ladies football club are holding a weekly draw based on the bonus ball in the main draw of the national lottery. Sheets are on sale in local shops or are available from any club member. Match the bonus ball in Saturdayâ€™s night main draw and you will earn yourself â‚¬20. Lines are just â‚¬2. Six monthly tickets are available for â‚¬50 by contacting Marie Matthews. Your support would be very much appreciated each week. Winning number on Saturday 22nd was 13 with Regina Brady earning herself â‚¬20.