Roundwood & District News 14th of January

ROBIN HOOD PANTO

Roundwood Variety Group performance of the Robin Hood pantomime will take place in Brockagh Centre Laragh on the 31st of January to the 2nd of February. The talented cast includes almost 50 children and 20 adults/teenagers from the area. Action, adventure, music, song, love and bags of laughter are the order of the day in this brand new and exciting Panto adventure. Tally ho, here comes Robin Hood. To book tickets go to http://roundwoodvarietygroup.com/

A limited number of tickets may be available on the door for each performance

BINGO

Fun Bingo will take place on in the Annamoe Centre on Sunday 19th January from 3pm.  Family members and friends are more than welcome to attend.  €5 per book and great raffle prizes.  Come along and enjoy

ROUNDWOOD CUIDIÚ TODDLER PLAYGROUP 

Meets in Roundwood Parish Hall from 10-11:30am on Wednesdays. Parents/carers/grandparents all welcome €2 members & €4.50 non member. New volunteers needed. To become a member of Cuidiu check out (https://www.cuidiu.ie/membership) which allows you to avail of €2 entry to any of Cuidiú playgroups. There are also other discounts available with your membership.

LUNCH CLUB

A reminder that the Active Retirement Lunch club will take place on Friday 24th January in The Coach House, Roundwood at 1.30.  Please let Molly at 0404 45407or May at 0404 45178 know if you are interested in going.

PROGRESSIVE 45 CARD GAME 

Our next progressive 45 card game will take place on Sunday 19th January at 7pm in Roundwood Parish Hall. Excellent prize money raffle and refreshments at the interval. Everyone welcome

YOGA

Yoga classes will resume on Thursday 16th January 2020  in Roundwood Parish Centre  at 7:30p.m to 9:00p.m.  Class will include- Asana (physical exercises to stretch and strengthen body)   Pranayama ( 9 breathing exercises  to focus and calm the mind) Yoga Nidra  ( deep relaxation)  Meditation  (stillness )  Cost:- €10 euro per class with a commitment of euro 50 due on first night..  Further details: Contact Anne Marie  0868367578

BADMINTON

Badminton continues on Tuesday mornings from 9.30am.  All are welcome.

SUNSHINE FITNESS

Sunshine Fitness will be starting ‘Baby and Me’, ‘Golden Oldies’ (for aged 65+) and ‘Curvy Whirlies ‘ (for plus size women) fitness classes in the parish hall from September 17th.  Please contact Caitríona on 0876035780 for more information.

LOTTO RESULTS

There was no jackpot winner in last weeks draw.  The numbers chosen were 5, 12, 20 & 25.  There were seven match three winners.  Justine & Willie, Josie Cahill, Stephen Fitzsimons, Jason Priestly, Phil Doyle, Connie Walsh & Isabelle Gray.  Next weeks jackpot will be €18,700.

JENNYS PRESCHOOL

Jenny’s pre -school Moneystown is now enrolling for September 2020 and 2021  Anyone interested in taking up a place can call into the school any morning between 9 and 12 or call on 0861705238  or email to jennyspreschoolmoneystown@gmail.com

GENTLE BIRTH

GentleBirth Childbirth Education Workshop in Roundwood, Saturday 8th Feb ‘20, 9am – 6pm in Roundwood Parish Hall.  The workshop provides you with mental preparation using the latest brain science to give you emotional resilience which improves with instruction and practice.  Learn physical comfort measures so you have a full toolkit of strategies for you and your partner to use.  Knowing how to navigate your options and birth preferences with your health care provider is important so you can feel in control.  This is a 1-Day in-person workshop experience for two people (Mom and Birth Partner). Cost 240e.  Includes 30 days to GentleBirth Institute for further learning and 30 days access to the award winning GentleBirth App.  For more details see https://www.gentlebirth.com/workshops search by Instructor and enter Fiona White.  Any questions or queries please contact Fiona via call or text 087 2989801 or doulasafehaven@gmail.com.

WALKING GROUP

Roundwood Whizzers Walking Group are back in action meeting at 7pm this Wednesday at the Coach House car park.  All welcome to walk at your own pace for approximately one hour.

SET DANCING

Our weekly set dancing sessions continue in Kavanagh’s Lounge on Thursday nights.  All are always welcome – whether you have ever or never danced before  Session starts at 8.30 til 10.30 and cost is still only €5 for a goodnight of exercise.

ROUNDWOOD CANCER SUPPORT

The Roundwood Cancer Support Centre is now up and running and is open in the Parish Centre on Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am until 1pm & they are currently looking for volunteers if you could spare some time in your week it would be greatly appreciated.  Please feel free to pop in for a chat we will be happy to help.  If anyone needs to make any enquiries outside these hours please telephone our confidential phone number 087 6062072

 45 CARD GAME

A 45 Card Game takes place every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at a new time of 8pm for the winter months Teas served. All are welcome

MEDJUGORJE

A pilgrimage To Medjugorje will take place on October 7th 2020 for seven days at a cost of €679.00 fully inclusive  There will be a discount of €100 if paid in full by December 13th otherwise €200.00 deposit secures booking.  This trip will be accompanied by a Spiritual Director  The accommodation is close to the Church. For more information and booking Contact Mary King on 087 2185067

Roundwood & District News 6th of January

HAPPY NEW YEAR FOLKS!

ROBIN HOOD PANTO

Roundwood Variety Group performance of the Robin Hood pantomime will take place in Brockagh Centre Laragh on the 31st of January to the 2nd of February. The talented cast includes almost 50 children and 20 adults/teenagers from.the area. Action, adventure, music, song, love and bags of laughter are the order of the day in this brand new and exciting Panto adventure. Tally ho, here comes Robin Hood.  For further information and to book tickets go to http://roundwoodvarietygroup.com/

A limited number of tickets may be available on the door for each performance

BINGO

Fun Bingo will take place on in the Annamoe Centre on Sunday 19th January from 3pm.  Family members and friends are more than welcome to attend.  €5 per book and great raffle prizes.  Come along and enjoy

LUNCH CLUB

A reminder that the Active Retirement Lunch club will take place on Friday 24th January in The Coach House, Roundwood at 1.30.  Please let Molly at 0404 45407 or May at 0404 45178 know if you are planning to attend.

002 BRIDGE CLUB

Friday 13th December was lucky for Catherine McGillycuddy & Triona Woodroofe who took 1st place for North/South, 2nd June Digby & Monica Brady and 3rd Kay Plunkett and John Loscher.  1st for East/west were Maria Magee & Jim McNamara, 2nd Liz Belton & Phil Kenna and 3rd Marion Davis & Teresa Leahy.

Liz Belton & Phil Kenna shared 1st place in the Winter League 3rd June Digby and joint 4th/5th Marion Davis and Teresa Leahy.  Congratulations to all who took part and Happy New Year to everyone.    Bridge resumes on Friday 10th January.

DIAMOND BRIDGE CLUB

Monday 16th December saw Ger Lenihan & Margaret Bolger take 1st place for North/South in the final competition of 2019, 2nd Monica Brady & Phil Power and 3rd Gertie Fee and Brid Clancy.  Kay Plunkett and Marie Kavanagh were the winners for East/west, 2nd Paddy O Brien & Catherine McGillycuddy & 3rd John Loscher and Maria Magee.   Paddy O Brien took 1st place in this seasons league, 2nd Maria Magee, 3rd Phil Power, 4th Catherine McGillycuddy and 5th Nancy O Brien.  Congratulations to all and Happy New Year.  2020 bridge resumes on Monday 13th January.

YOGA

Yoga classes will resume on Thursday 16th January 2020  in Roundwood Parish Centre  at 7:30p.m to 9:00p.m.  Class will include- Asana (physical exercises to stretch and strengthen body)   Pranayama ( 9 breathing exercises  to focus and calm the mind) Yoga Nidra  ( deep relaxation)  Meditation  (stillness )  Cost:- €10 euro per class with a commitment of euro 50 due on first night. Further details: Contact Anne Marie  0868367578

BADMINTON

Badminton continues on Tuesday mornings from 9.30a.m.  All are welcome.

SUNSHINE FITNESS

Sunshine Fitness will be starting ‘Baby and Me’, ‘Golden Oldies’ (for aged 65+) and ‘Curvy Whirlies ‘ (for plus size women) fitness classes in the parish hall from September 17th.  Please contact Caitríona on 0876035780 for more information.

WALKING GROUP

Roundwood Whizzers Walking Group are back in action meeting at 7pm this Wednesday at the Coach House car park.  All welcome to walk at your own pace for approximately one hour.

SET DANCING

Our weekly set dancing sessions continue in Kavanagh’s Lounge on Thursday nights.  All are always welcome – whether you have ever or never danced before  Session starts at 8.30 til 10.30 and cost is still only €5 for a good night of exercise.

ROUNDWOOD CANCER SUPPORT

The Roundwood Cancer Support Centre is now up and running and is open in the Parish Centre on Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am until 1pm & they are currently looking for volunteers if you could spare some time in your week it would be greatly appreciated.  Please feel free to pop in for a chat we will be happy to help.  If anyone needs to make any enquiries outside these hours please telephone our confidential phone number 087 6062072

45 CARD GAME

A 45 Card Game takes place every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at a new time of 8pm for the winter months Teas served. All are welcome

MEDJUGORJE

A pilgrimage To Medjugorje will take place on October 7th 2020 for seven days at a cost of €679.00 fully inclusive  There will be a discount of €100 if paid in full by December 13th otherwise €200.00 deposit secures booking.  This trip will be accompanied by a Spiritual Director  The accommodation is close to the Church. For more information and booking Contact Mary King on 087 2185067

 

Roundwood & District Notices 2nd December 2019

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS

Get your Santa hats & jumpers ready in Roundwood and Moneystown as the fantastic new Christmas lights will be turned on in the village this Saturday. Everyone is invited to come along to make it a special community event to mark the start of the Christmas festivities. Well done to the Roundwood & District Community Council who, through grant funding from Co Wicklow Partnership and under the supervision of Robbie Power Electrical are responsible for transforming Roundwood village this Christmas. Please gather at the footpath opposite Centra after 6pm Mass (circa 6:45pm) on Saturday, 7th of December. Festive refreshments will be available afterwards in the Parish Hall. All welcome.

SALE OF WORK

Many thanks to all for supporting the recent Roundwood & Moneystown Parish Sale of Work. Thanks to all the local businesses who donated prizes or cash donations to the Grand Raffle. The winners were 1st Prize €1,000 – Denis Salley, 2nd Prize Westport Hotel break – George Collier, 3rd Prize Prices Garage voucher – Conchita Stanley, 4th Prize Wicklow Heather voucher, 5th Prize Oil Burner Service – Lucy Byrne, 6th Prize Mountain Breeze voucher – Roisin McGuirk, 7th Prize Sugar Mountain voucher – MK Farrell, 8th Prize Centra voucher – Brian Beag Walsh, 9th Prize Byrne & Woods voucher – Shay Shay Reid, 10th Prize Green Room Floral Arrangement – Jess Dolan, 11th Prize Keith Grant Butcher voucher – Kathleen, 12th Prize Wicklow Way Christmas tree – James Taylor, 13th Prize Keeley’s Hardware Hamper – Tommy Robinson, 14th Prize Wok-U-Like voucher – Joe Hayden, 15th Prize HD Hair Design – K Murphy, 16th Prize Wicklow Way Christmas Tree – Clancy’s, 17th Prize Ashley’s Barbers – Mary Pierce, 18th Prize Roundwood Veterinary Cat/Dog Health Check – John Fay, 19th Prize John Synnott Butcher voucher – Joseph Doyle and 20th Prize Roundwood Pharmacy Hamper – Tessa Bradford. Small raffles were won by John Malone – meat voucher, Ayshea Nolan – toy voucher, Noel Kavanagh – ham  voucher, Aidan Brosnan – biscuit cake and Monica Brady Guessed the Weight of the Cake correctly 10lb 9oz. The winner of the fabulous Moneystown Hamper was May Kearney with Breda Synnott winning the smaller hamper. The beautiful flower arrangements were won by Gavin Merrigan, Joe Malone, Margaret Malone and Frank Fee. Winners of the Roundwood National School raffles were Kathy Kearney, Jenni Brady, Monica Brady, Philip McGillycuddy and Emer O’Gorman. Thanks to all the organisers who did a tremendous job and to all helpers who make it all happen on the day. Well done to all.

ROUNDWOOD PLOUGHING SOCIETY

Roundwood Ploughing Society is looking for information, paper clippings and photographs that anyone may have relating to The Roundwood Ploughing Society down through the years The Society need them as soon as possible for a presentation for the Historical Society early in the New Year. All help is greatly appreciated. Please contact John Byrne at 086 0613025.

STORYTELLING

Story night in Annamoe Centre will take place on Friday 13th December at 8pm.  All are welcome to come along.

PROGRESSIVE 45 CARD GAME

There will be a progressive 45 card game in aid of The Roundwood & Moneystown Parish Sale of Work on Sunday the 8th of December in the Parish Hall starting 7pm Sharp.  There will be excellent prize money with a raffle and refreshments at the break, everyone is welcome

DOG TRIAL RESULTS

Open: 1. Ned O’Keefe, 2, M Letther, 3 T. Lamb, 4 P Fanning, 5 M Lettmen & 6 B Ryan.  Intermediate: 1. P Fanning, 2 D Burchill, 3 P O’Donnell, Novice: 1 P Fanning, 2 D Burchill, 3 B Ryan & 4 E Connell.  Wicklow Class: 1. P Fanning 2 P Fanning 3 M Burke 4 P O’Donnell & 5 D Burchill.  The committee would like to thank all sponsor, competitors and judge, David Corrigan for making this day such a successful event.

FOLK GROUP

Roundwood Folk Group are on the look-out for a guitarist/musician to help them in the New Year with Saturday night mass.  Very flexible not every Saturday & not a big commitment but very enjoyable.  Please contact Helena on (086) 3000194 if you would like to do it.

BADMINTON

Badminton continues on a Tuesday morning from 9.30a.m.  All are welcome.

ROUNDWOOD DANCE

There will be a dance in Roundwood Parish Centre on Friday 20th December with music by The Wicklow Man.  All are welcome

SUNSHINE FITNESS

Sunshine Fitness will be starting ‘Baby and Me’, ‘Golden Oldies’ (for aged 65+) and ‘Curvy Whirlies ‘ (for plus size women) fitness classes in the parish hall from September 17th.  Please contact Caitríona on 0876035780 for more information.

WALKING GROUP

Roundwood Whizzers Walking Group are back in action meeting at 7pm this Wednesday at the Coach House car park.  All welcome to walk at your own pace for approximately one hour.

WHIST

The next whist will be this Wednesday 4th December in the Parish Centre

DIAMOND BRIDGE CLUB

Winners for North/South on Monday 25th November were Monica Brady & Nancy O Brien, 2nd Margaret Bolger & Paddy O Brien, 3rd John Loscher and Diane McHugh & 4th Seamus Kennedy & Carol Pye.  1st for East/West were Bridie Nolan & Brid Clancy, 2nd Pamela Byrne & Maura Gaskin, 3rd Claire O Connor & Triona Woodroofe & 4th Pauric Gleeson & Maria Magee

002 BRIDGE CLUB

Friday 29th November saw Margaret Bolger & Noeleen Redmond sharing 1st place for North/South with John Loscher & Kay Plunkett, 3rd Judy Skates & Maria Magee & 4th Monica Brady & June Digby.  1st for East/West were Jim McNamara & Gaye McGettigan, 2nd Ger Lenihan & Paddy O Brien, 3rd Liz Belton & Phil Kenna & 4th Teresa Leahy & Marion Davis.  All members please note final competition for 2019 will be held  next Friday the 13th December and Christmas prizes will be  presented that morning so hopefully see you all ther

LOTTO

There was no winner of the lotto jackpot last week.  The numbers drawn were 2, 11, 12 & 22. There thirteen match three winners, Libby, ECE, K Crean, E Shortt, M Gaffney, J & S Hamilton, A Carthy, Lukey & Patrick, L Byrne, JETS, D Fanning, M Doyle Timmons & M Kavanagh.  Next week’s jackpot will be €17,500.

MARKET

Roundwood Market continues with the usual produce and new hours. Now open every Sunday from 12 noon until 4pm. New members welcome. Contact Jacinta 0860722851

SET DANCING

Our weekly set dancing sessions continue in Kavanagh’s Lounge on Thursday nights.  All are always welcome – whether you have ever or never danced before  Session starts at 8.30 til 10.30 and cost is still only €5 for a goodnight of exercise.

ROUNDWOOD CANCER SUPPORT

The Roundwood Cancer Support centre is now up and running and is open in the Parish Centre on Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10a.m until 1pm & they are currently looking for volunteers if you could spare some time in your week it would be greatly appreciated.  Please feel free to pop in for a chat we will be happy to help.  If anyone needs to make any enquiries outside these hours please telephone our confidential phone number 087 6062072

AN TÓCHAR GAA

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.https://www.facebook.com/psquaredperformance

45 CARD GAME

A 45 Card Game takes place every Tuesday night in Moneystown Community Centre starting at a new time of 8pm for the winter months Teas served. All are welcome

MEDJUGORJE

A pilgrimage To Medjugorje will take place on October 7th 2020 for seven days at a cost of €679.00 fully inclusive  There will be a discount of €100 if paid in full by December 13th otherwise €200.00 deposit secures booking.  This trip will be accompanied by a Spiritual Director  The accommodation is close to the Church. For more information and booking. Contact Mary King on 087 2185067