Lus na Greine notes

Lus na Gréine FRC

Lus na Gréine FRC

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Teenage Parenting Programme ‘Triple P’

Will be delivered in the centre starting on Wednesday September 30th from 10am to 12pm. Book through centre.

Bus to Ploughing

By request we are organising a bus to travel to the Ploughing Championship in Stradbally, Co. Laois subject to sufficient interest on Sept the 22nd For transport booking we need to have numbers in asap. Call 043 6660977 or 087 0558549.

‘Busybees Parent & Toddler Group’

Will hold their first session of the autumn on Tuesday the 22nd Sept From 10 am to 12 noon. All babies and toddlers welcome with their parents or carers. Lots of interesting workshops and fun play time.


Seated Exercise Group: back Friday the 18th. at 11am. All welcome. ‘Women in Touch’ & ‘Granard Art Club’ will be back in action on the usual days; Tuesday the 22nd for WIT and Wed the 23rd for the Art Group. All welcome and great programme will be on offer.

Children’s and Youth Groups

Reconvene the week of the 22nd as follows: Cool Girls Club (9 to 12 yrs) Tuesdays 4.30 – 6 pm; Boys Zone (9-12 yrs) Thursdays 4.30-6pm. Children 6-8 yrs club meet on Wednesdays from 3 – 4 pm. Glee Club back Saturday Sept 26th normal time. Saturday Art Classes for Children 6 to 12yrs: Subject to sufficient interest we will offer a set number of classes which will commence early October. French Lessons: It is never to early to learn a new language subject to sufficient interest we can offer beginner classes for this age group also.

Foroige Club

Will start back Thursday 24th Sept 7 – 8.30 pm with a Pizza evening. This is an opportunity to join a great teenage youth cafe where you and your peers will discover new and exciting opportunities. New members welcome.

Grow Personal Development Course

A four week Personal Development programme in the centre on Monday evenings starting 28th September and ending on October 19th. This is a great opportunity to become more mindful and self-aware and take time out to care for yourself. Bookings now being taken.

Irish Heart Foundation Mobile Visit

Will take place on September 16th between 10 am and 1 pm. This is an opportunity to have a free health check and get some valuable information on lifestyle and personal health care.

Big Raffle

The FRC have kindly received a deeply appreciated donation of a six ton trailer of split ash timber for raffle to raise funds for our counselling service. Tickets will go on sale shortly at €5 each. We ask for your support. The first prize is worth an estimated €500. So a chance to keep warm this winter and support a worthy cause. Many thanks!