Abbeylara February 23

OPEN DAY - An Open Afternoon will be held in St. Bernard’s National School Abbeylara which takes place on Saturday 5th March at 2p.m. This is to mark the official launch of our school website. Everyone is welcome.

OPEN DAY - An Open Afternoon will be held in St. Bernard’s National School Abbeylara which takes place on Saturday 5th March at 2p.m. This is to mark the official launch of our school website. Everyone is welcome.

DEATHS

Your prayers are requested for the happy repose of the souls of: Anna Murphy, Lees Hill, Ballinacross, who died on Tuesday 15th February. Sean Burke, Springtown, who died on Wed 16th February. May they Rest in Peace.

GIVE BLOOD

The Mobile unit will visit The Longford Arms Hotel, Longford Town on Tue 22nd, Wed. 23rd & Thurs. 24th Feb. from 5.00pm to 8.30pm. Please give blood, it could save a life

ACTIVE RETIREMENT

Our next meeting is on Thursday 3rd March in Sports Centre at 11am. All over 55 are welcome to come along and share in the ongoing activities. The Go for Life programme is really taking off with all our members taking a great interest in it. The members gave a great welcome to Shirley who has joined us this week. New members always welcome, it’s a great way to get out of the house and meet people for a few hours and have a chat.

GAA

Numbers Drawn 9-10-13-15 20 euro Winners: Darragh Scott, Moydow;Thomas Reilly, Creevy; Edel Biggins, c/o Kevin Murphy, Carra; Ruth Barden & Eimer Sheridan, Carra Marcella Flynn & Maura Sheridan, Carra; Ciaran Mc Cormack, Cloonaghmore: Next Draw in McCormack’s Bar on 22-2-11. Jackpot 10,700 euro

GAA

Membership is now due. Rates 25 euro for individual 40 euro for couple 50 euro for players which includes membership and insurance. Please hand in your membership to any Club Officer. The yearly Lottery entry ticket for 100 euro is on sale now. This will give you entry into the Lotto each week from 16th March 2011 for 12 months, for a large weekly jackpot. The majority of households in the parish and elsewhere will be visited with these Lotto tickets. Your support would help Club Finances greatly and ease the need/pressure of other fundraisers. More details later. Jackpot 10,700 euro.