Roundwood & District News 21st of November 2023

Get the Santa hats & jumpers out! The Roundwood Village Christmas Lights will be turned on at 8pm on Friday 1st of December!


The Sale of Work takes place on Sunday 3rd December from 12-4pm at the GAA complex. To make this event possible, we are looking for the following donations. Bottles for the bottle stall e.g. Wine/Spirits/Minerals. Home Baking/Produce for the Home Produce Stall. Toys in good working order for the Toy Stall. Good quality Bric A Brac.

Donations can be left with Maureen in the Parish Office Monday – Thursday 8.45am – 12.30pm. If you can volunteer an hour to help set up on the Saturday morning or help with the clean up on the Sunday evening it would be very much appreciated. Any queries please contact Liz 087 6736066


Annual Paddy Halligan Birthday Remembrance Progressive 45: takes place on Sunday 26th November in Roundwood Parish Hall. Starting at 7pm sharp; in aid of Wicklow Hospice. Raffle, Tea and Cakes. €20 per person. Generous prize money.


Roundwood Christmas Lights will be turned on Friday 1st December at 8pm. Santa has promised to take time out of his busy schedule to join us. Please put the date in your diaries for a fun event!


Due to popular demand “The Cream Cake” a comedy written by Don Ferguson, and starring a local cast,  will take place in Roundwood Parish Hall on Saturday December 2nd  at 7.30 pm approx (after the 7 pm Mass),  also featuring local musicians.  Tickets €10 each, available from Dee on 086 894 5899.  This is the last opportunity to see this fabulous performance.  The cast and crew wish to thank everyone who has supported them in this production.


Results of the draw held on Sunday 19th November.  There was no jackpot winner, the numbers drawn were 3, 8, 10 & 16. There were eleven match three winners. June Cosgrove, Orla Delemere, Marie, J.E.T.S, Melanie O’Brien, Louise Foley, Jamie Flynn, Julia Mitchell, Lily Doyle, Marie Phelan and Sabrina Smyth.  Next week’s jackpot will be €14,500.


Monday, 13th November 2023, 4 tables. N/S 1st Monica Brady and Bridie Nolan. 2nd Seamus Kennedy and Ger Lenihan /Brid Clancy and Marie Kavanagh. E/W 1st Teresa Leahy and Marion Davis. 2nd Kay Plunkett and John Loscher. Bridge is played in the community centre on Monday evenings at 19:30 and social bridge on Friday mornings at 10:00


The Roundwood Creative Hub crafter’s retail space in the Roundwood Parish Hall takes place on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month from 11 am until 4 pm. There are over 20 craft stalls to browse and refreshments available. Follow Roundwood Creative Hub on Facebook for latest updates


Next Whist Wednesday 22nd November at 8pm in the Parish hall.  All welcome.


Holistic Healing & Wellness. New Weekly Meditation Classes in Roundwood PH & Centre. Thursdays evenings from 7:30pm – 8:30pm. Morning Meditations Wednesdays from 10:00am – 11:00am. No experience necessary you’ll be guided all the way! 1:1 Reiki appointments available for new clients. For bookings or more information please contact Sue 087 2750335


A reminder that Bowls takes place every Tuesday in Annamoe Community Centre at 8 pm. New members always welcome. Entry €3 per person. A great way to meet new friends, take up a new hobby and participate in competitions.


Roundwood Men’s Shed: The shed is open on Tuesdays between 10 and 12 and is located at Pat Carr’s place in Knockraheen (A98AH02). Our agenda is wide and varied – a bit like ‘whatever you’re having yourself’. Mostly though, the shed is about listening and caring and sharing. Our meetings begin with some gentle exercises for those so inclined. But the tea and chat with cake and biscuits is an integral part of what we are all about.


Wicklow County Council Mobile Library will be in Roundwood Village on Thursday November 30th from 10am until 11.15am and also from 2.10pm until 4.30pm. Come along and join the library. It’s a free service and is a fantastic way to pick up any book that suits your reading interests.


45 Card Game every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at 8pm. Teas served.  All are welcome.


If you have an item or news that you would like to include in the Roundwood Notes contact Margaret Bolger the email address is Items for the notes must be emailed by Sunday night to be in time for the paper.



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