Roundwood Notes Week 30th April 2018


There will be a fundraising bridge night in Roundwood parish hall on May 7th at 7.45pm in aid of Roundwood Community Services. Entry €10 per person.  Raffle and teas served on night,  all grades welcome, no partner required, any queries contact Triona 0877630968.


Wicklow Active Retirement Group has invited the members of the Roundwood Group to a Variety Concert on Thursday 10th May in the Pastoral Centre from 12 noon – 3 pm.  Names to Betty or Molly.  The Bus will leave Roundwood Parish Hall at 11.30.  Both the concert and the bus are free!


There will be a pilgrimage to Our Lady’s Island on Sunday 19th August leaving Roundwood at 10a.m. from the Parish Hall.  Cost is €65 per person which includes the bus, scones and dinner.  Money and names to Susan at 087 76273032 before 1st August, 2018.


Results from Wednesday 25th April. Top Score: Anne Wolohan, First Gent; Tom McHugh, Second Gent: Lucy Molloy, First Lady: Mollie Byrne, Joint Second Lady: Patricia Byrne & May Kenna, First Half: Kitty Kennedy, Second Half: Monica Brady, Longest Sitting: Anne Pierce, Lowest Score: Mary Pierce. Raffle Prizes: Monica Brady, Margaret Kennedy, Anne Wolohan, May Kenna & Maura McHugh. Next Whist Wednesday May 9th.


Taking 1st place for North/South on Monday 23rd April were John Loscher and Pauric Gleeson, 2nd Monica Brady and Catherine McGilycuddy and 3rd Molly Byrne and Rachel Judd.  East/West winners were Paddy O Brien and Rory Egan, 2nd Brid Clancy and Catherine Halligan and 3rd Pamela Byrne and Maura Gaskin.  Bridge Fundraising night on Monday 7th may in aid of Friends of Wicklow Community Services, play starts at 7.45 no partner required, entry £10 raffle and tea/coffee on night.



Friday 27th April  saw Rachel Judd and Molly Byrne playing their cards right to take 1st place for North/South, 2nd Maria McGee and Judy Skates and 3rd Liz Belton and Phil Kenna.  Noeleen Redmond and Margaret Bolger continued their success by taking 1st for East/West   Nancy O Brien and Jim McNamara were 2nd and 3rd place went to Bridie Nolan and Maura Gaskin.


Moneystown Midsummer Barn Dance and BBQ will take place on 30th June  in Moneystown Community Centre starting at 8pm till late.   Music by the Roamin Cadiliacs and the Whole Hog.   Fully licensed.


Roundwood Home Producers Market re-opened on Sunday 25th March from 12  noon till 5pm. Come for your home baking, crafts, plants, vegetables and more.  New members always welcome

or 087 2506785


Great news for The Annamoe bowls team who have won the all Wicklow league bowls championship.  Well done to all We are calling for new members & Bowls is on every Tuesday night at 8 o’clock in Annamoe Centre except for the month of August when we close.  Tennis continues on Saturdays from 2pm to 5pm  The tennis court is open for bookings To book please contact Christine 086 8057431


Next Roundwood Parish Hall Dance Friday 18th May with music by John Flood


There was no winner of last weeks  jackpot. The numbers drawn were; 14, 17, 19 & 20. There were eight match three winners, Fiona Carroll, Jason Synnott Doyle, Deirdre Thomson, Liz & Wm, B Redmond, Fagans, Chris & Vinnie, Noel Wheatley. Next weeks  jackpot will be €14,200.


Jenny’s Pre-School is now accepting enrollments for September 2018/2019. If you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Jenny on 0868766301 or email us, or call into the Pre-School for an application form any morning.


The provisional list of concerts for the Music in Calary 2018 series has been sent to those on the email list. If you would like to know what is coming up this year, please


Pilgrimage To Medjugorje October 10th for seven nights.  Cost €669.00 which includes Flights ( Aer Lingus) Insurance, Half Board in house beside Church.  Transfers to and from Medjugorje  Local Guides throughout the week all English speaking headed up by Senior Guide Philip Ryan from Dublin.  Philip is a very experienced Guide who has spent many years in Medjugorje.  Pilgrimage accompanied by Spiritual Directors Fr Pat Madden and Deacon Pat O’Connell Early booking offer of € 100.00 off price if booked and paid in full by December 8th For more information / booking contact Mary King on 087 2185067


With the longer evenings the Roundwood Whizzers Walking Group are now walking on the Vartry Trails every Wednesday evening at 7pm from the Coach House car park. Walk at your own pace for one hour while having a chat. All welcome


Deep Relaxation, Peace, Angelic Guidance and Hands on Energy Healing is what you will experience on Monday evenings in the Parish Hall Roundwood at 7.30. So make that decision to look after yourself, your well being and join us there. Looking forward to welcoming you.  For more information contact Mary 0879819420.


Adult ceili dancing classes are held every Wednesday night in the parish hall from 8 to 9pm. Learn to solo dance and also group dances under the tuition of Aoife, Cian and Eimear and have great fun learning.


Tuesday morning badminton continues from 9.30am – beginners always welcome. Some rackets are available.


Rebecca Delamere will be running Maths classes for Secondary School students in Roundwood Parish Hall.  Classes will be available for 1st to 6th year students and are designed to focus on common areas that students struggle with.  Guaranteed small class sizes and places are limited.  For further information, please contact Rebecca on 0860650129


Alex Grey, PSquared Performance, is on hand to guide you through your fitness programme in the An Tóchar Fitness Centre.  Call up or ring Alex to join any of the classes or to discuss personal training.


A 45 Card Game takes place every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at a new time of 8.30 pm for the summer months  Teas served. All are welcome.

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