Mostrim Players

Mostrim Players

Following the success of the American Wake the Mostrim Players are holding an open day on September 7th in the park house hotel at 11am. Workshops and demostrations on the day. Membership will be taken on the day. All are welcome contact us on email - mostrimplayers2013@gmail.com or call us on 0860628498.


Edgeworthstown C.C.E. Saturday Music club open day on Saturday 14th September from 11 am until 2pm. Please come along and talk to our tutors and see if you have a flair for Playing a musical instrument. Tuition given in Guitar, Trad Guitar, Keyboard, Mandolin, Banjo, Flute, Whistle, Bodhran, Ceili and Pop drums and more. Booking essential for numbers. Call Pauline on 086-1513152.

Streete 5K road race

Streete 5K Road Race will take place on Sunday 1st September at 2.00 p.m. starting at Streete Parish Park. Contact 087-9287129.

FETAC Courses

Ardscoil Phádraig, Granard is currently enrolling for FETAC Level 5 courses in Animal Care and Nursing Studies. These FETAC Level 5 courses are suitable for both school leavers and mature students who wish to return to education and gain new skills or employment. They also provide links to certain courses in Universities and Institutes of Technology and can be worth up to 400 points.  Students may be eligible for further education grants and be able to retain their social welfare benefits subject to usual conditions. For further details about the courses and grants available phone 043 6686209.

Arthritis Ireland

‘Living Well with Arthritis’ 6 weekly sessions will take place in Lus na Greine Resource Centre, Granard beginning on Tuesday September 3rd from 7.00 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. Cost €30 for all sessions. To register call 1890-252846 or 086-8160080 (Loretta) or online

School Lunches

St. Mary’s National School will be recommencing their school lunches in September for all pupils. Parents who wish to avail of the service are reminded to order their requirements directly from Dial-a-Chef on 043 3324816 / 086 3427338, Eilish@DialAChef.ie or on www.DialAChef.ie.

Weight Watchers

Weight Watchers in the Green, Edgeworthstown every Thursday evening at 8.00 p.m. New members welcome

Rathowen Gathering

The Rathowen Gathering takes place on Saturday 31st August commencing at 2.00 p.m. It will be a very enjoyable afternoon/evening. An information leaflet will be sent to every household in the coming days. All events and entertainment are free. Cead mile failte do gach duine.

Warmer Homes Scheme

A reminder to check the Longford Warmer Homes Ltd website and facebook page to see if you are eligible for FREE Attic & Cavity insulation before the winter rush sets in. Call 043-3393255, www.lwh.ie or www.facebook.com/LongfordWarmerHomesLtd.


The Diocesan Prilgrimage to Knock is on the first Sunday in September, September 1st beginning with the anointing of the sick at 2.30pm. The usual bus services are available and tickets can be obtained at the Sacristy. Bus leaves Edgeworthstown (Park House Hotel) at 10.15am.

Irish dancing

Irish dancing classes are resuming in the community centre in Edgeworthstown after the summer break Wednesday 4th September at 3.10pm - 4.10pm all newcomers welcome any enquires text Carole 087 1191130.

Mostrim GAA

We play Dromard in the Senior Championship quarter-final on Sunday next in Pearse Park. There was no jackpot winner in the last Lotto draw – numbers drawn were 4, 6, 17, 30. Twenty-five Euro winners were Dermot Farrell Ardagh, Mel Ryan Ardagh, Jimmy McLoughlin and John McGerr Snr.


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.