Closure of Community Welfare Service Clinic

Closure of Community Welfare Service Clinic

Clinic held at Rooskey Community Centre on Wednesdays at 2.30pm is now closed. 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. The Community Welfare Service will still hold clinics in Strokestown Health Centre on Tuesdays 10 - 1pm and in Elphin Health Centre on Wednesdays 10am - 12 noon.

Darkness into Light

On 9th May next at 4.15am our Darkness into Light walk in aid of Pieta House takes place. The official launch of Longford’s walk will take place on Easter Saturday in Tesco shopping centre from 11am - 3pm. Anyone who wishes to register with us on the day and receive their t-shirt. If you have already registered online you can pick up your t-shirt on Easter Saturday also. We will have representatives from a wide section of the community attending the launch as well as some local celebrities. Why not come along and join us and register to take part in what will be an unforgettable experience.

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 Further information by email or telephone 09066 25852 and ask for the Care Team.

Active Retirement

Our next trip will be a visit to Dublin’s Mansion House, Dawson St, on Wed 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.

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.

Quiz Night

In Kilglass Gaels Centre on Good Friday, commencing at 9pm. Tables of 4 €40. Winners receive €200, also runner up prizes Raffle for valuable prizes on the night. Please support.

U-8 Sponsorship

Any business or individual interested in sponsoring a set of jerseys for our U-8 team please contact Vinny Murphy 086 3166888 or any club official.

Irish Language Grants

As part of the promotion of the Irish Language Cumann Luthcleas Gael Ros Comain are offering a number of grants to students who wish to improve their knowledge of the Irish language. Applications are invited from full time secondary schools in Co Roscommon. Each grant is worth €200. Completed applications to be sent to Tomas O Muiri, Roscommon GAA Offices. Racecourse Road Roscommon.

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 follow: 1 lucky club will win €10,000, 10 clubs will win €5000, 140 clubs win €1000. Each club entered will receive €250.

Get Healthy Challenge

Activities Week 6 Wednesday April 01 Walk at pitch 7 - 8.30pm, Thursday April 2nd Circuit training with Kieran Kilkenny, Friday April 3rd Walk at pitch 7 - 8.30pm, Saturday April 4th Morning walk at pitch 8.30 - 10am, Sunday April 5th 4km walk (Meeting at Kilglass GAA Pitch).

Easter Camp

Roscommon Ladies are running a Multi Activity Easter Camp in Kilglass Gaels GAA Grounds from Tuesday 7th to Friday 10th April from 9.30am to 2pm daily. Registration on Tuesday 7th at 9am. Price €30 per child, €50 for two children or €10 per child per day. Booking essential. Contact Martina 087 6539024.

Progressive 25

Continues in Kilglass Community Centre on Tuesday nights at 8.30pm. Last weeks winner: Eileen Diamond 6 games. New players welcome.

Quiz Night

Leitrim Irish Draught Horse Breeders Quiz in Casey’s Bar Mohill on Friday 10 April 2015 at 9pm. Everyone welcome. Great night with lots of spot prizes.


Numbers drawn 7, 10, 19, 20 Bonus number 2 Congratulations to Shane McCormack who won the €6000 jackpot last weekend. 2 X 3 number winners - €100 each Ryan & Donovan, Bridgie & Michael. Draw for 4th April will take place in Reynolds.


Congratulations to Kilglass Gaels Novelty Act featuring Seamus Lannon, Seamus Nugent, Frances Nugent & Roseanne Reynolds who won the Connacht Final in Scor in Tubbercurry on Saturday last. They now go on to represent Kilglass Roscommon and Connacht in the National Finals in Citywest in two week’s time. Well done also to Kilglass Figure Dancers, Sean Nos and Recitation competitors in the Connacht Final. Great performances all round.

Fr Kevin Fallon CD Launch

Thursday 9th April in the Landmark Hotel Carrick on Shannon at 8pm (Doors open at 7pm). Tickets now available at Tighe’s Centra, The Bell Tower Shop, Dawn to Dusk Strokestown, Hanly’s Eurospar Strokestown. Guests appearing on the night Fr Ray Kelly, Mary Byrne, Sandy Kelly, Charlie McGettigan and Eimear Reynolds. Admission €10 in aid of Kilglass Churches Renovation Projects and St John’s .Hospital Comfort Fund Sligo. Visit for more details.

Bus details CD Launch

A bus sponsored by Micheal Coyle is available for launch night on 9th April. Pick up points as follows: 6.30pm Scramogue Church, 6.40pm Slatta Church, 6.50pm Kilglass Church, 6.55pm Kilglass Gaels GAA Centre. 7.00pm Rooskey Church Car Park. To book contact Paula Kelly 087 7438105.