Roundwood & District News 10th of January 2023

it’s Panto time again! Get your ticktets before its too late!

JACK & THE BEANSTALK PANTO 

Tickets for this year’s Roundwood Variety Group pantomime in the Brockagh Centre in Laragh on the 3rd, 4th & 5th of February are now on sale on www.roundwoodvarietygroup.com 

CANCER SUPPORT 

Roundwood Cancer Support would like to thank all who supported The Rock & Roll charity night in Tochar House on Thursday the 23rd of December who helped raise €1761.00 euro for our charity. This will help towards giving support who need it during and after treatment of cancer. 

A special mention to organiser Karl Thomas and to Niall and Padraig Fanning and all who collected money on the night. 

CALARY DINING HALL AT MUKURU 
 

Calary Parish has supported the work of Sister Mary Killen for street boys at Mukuru in Nairobi, Kenya for many years. A new Dining Hall has recently been built at Mukuru which will be called The Calary Dining Hall in recognition of the Parish’s support over the last 20 plus years. This will replace the previous building which is now very dilapidated. 

LOTTO  

Results of the lotto draw held on Sunday January 8th, 2023. There was no jackpot winner, the numbers drawn were 8, 24 ,27 & 28. There was one match three winner, Aidan Dowling. Next week’s jackpot will be €25,600. 

BINGO 

Next Bingo Sunday the 15th of January 2023 3pm at Annamoe Community Centre.  

SET DANCING 

Wishing all our supporters a happy New year and thank you for all your support since we returned dancing in April 2022! We will return to the hall on Thursday, 12th January. 

UKULELE LESSONS 

Looking to start a new hobby in 2023? Following on from the super success of our Tuesday morning Adult Ukulele class, I will be adding an extra evening class in the new year on Tuesday evenings in Roundwood Parish Hall. Classes will start January 10th and will run every week from 10.00-11.00am and 6.30-7.30pm. 

The Adult Beginner class is open to everyone and anyone, but mostly to those who would love to sing and learn an instrument but have never taken the plunge before! 

This is a great opportunity to sing for fun, learn something new and take some time out for yourself. Please contact Linda on 087-9729956 for more information and to book your place. 

TABLE TENNIS 

Parish hall on Monday nights 7.30-9.30pm for table tennis all levels catered for. A fun way to keep fit. €5 per night. Contact Brian Higgins 085 118563 

45 CARD GAME

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

INDOOR BOWLS   

In Moneystown Community Centre, continuing every Monday at 8.30 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there.  Beginners are very welcome.    

LOCAL NOTES 

If you have an item or news that you would like to include in the Roundwood Notes contact Margaret Bolger the email address is mgtbolger@gmail.co

Roundwood & District News 19th of December

Wishing all the community of Roundwood, Moneystown and beyond a very happy Christmas & good luck in 2023

JACK & THE BEANSTALK PANTO

Tickets for this year’s Roundwood Variety Group pantomine in the Brockagh Centre in Laragh on the 3rd, 4th & 5th of February are now on sale on www.roundwoodvarietygroup.com
Tickets will make a great Christmas present for the young and not so young.

SALE OF WORK 2022 

To date the Roundwood and Moneystown Parish Sale of Work has raised €17,292.73. Once again thanks to the people of Roundwood, Moneystown and surrounding areas for your continued support and generosity. 

CAROL SERVICE

Calary Church will hold its traditional candlelight Carol Service at 7 pm on Wednesday 21 December, which will be followed by mulled wine and mince pies in the Church Room. As usual, it will be an evening of lessons and carols for everyone to enjoy and take part in.  

This year, we will be joined by special guests Adeleh Davis on trumpet, soprano Maria Gorman and our own parish choir. We look forward to welcoming you but, if you can’t make it, we would like to wish you all a blessed and peaceful Christmas.  

Please also keep an eye out for the star which is again on Calary Church tower to lighten the darkness and bring some festive cheer to the Calary area. 

UKULELE LESSONS 

Looking to start a new hobby in 2023? Following on from the super success of our Tuesday morning Adult Ukulele class, I will be adding an extra evening class in the new year on Tuesday evenings in Roundwood Parish Hall. Classes will start January 10th and will run every week from 10.00-11.00am and 6.30-7.30pm. 

The Adult Beginner class is open to everyone and anyone, but mostly to those who would love to sing and learn an instrument but have never taken the plunge before! 

This is a great opportunity to sing for fun, learn something new and take some time out for yourself. Please contact Linda on 087-9729956 for more information and to book your place. 

CANCER SUPPORT 

Roundwood Cancer Support have launched our new website and can be found at www.roundwoodcancersupport.ie  Here you will find out about all our services and up to date information about us. Also, our drop in centre is open Monday and Friday from 10 till 12 in the morning. 

 
LOTTO 

Results of the draw held on Sunday 18th December. There was no jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were 1,3,11 & 17. There were five match three winners, Brian Smyth, Eddie Gregory, C.Campion, Delia Kenny and Rebecca Moxley. Next week’s jackpot will be €25,300. 

BADMINTON  

We are open for adults Monday and Wednesday at 7.30pm in Aras An Tochar GAA Complex. We are open for Juvenile Secondary School students from 7.30pm until 9pm.  

TABLE TENNIS 

We are back at the parish hall on Monday nights 7.30-9.30pm for table tennis all levels catered for. A fun way to keep fit. €5 per night. Contact Brian Higgins 085 118563 

SET DANCING  

Roundwood set dancing has resumed on Thursday nights in the parish hall starting at 9pm.  We look forward to welcoming back our usual dancers and also any new comers if they would like to join us, are always welcome. Admission €5.  

   
45 CARD GAME

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

INDOOR BOWLS  

In Moneystown Community Centre, continuing every Monday at 8.30 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there.  Beginners are very welcome.    

LOCAL NOTES 

If you have an item or news that you would like to include in the Roundwood Notes contact Margaret Bolger the email address is mgtbolger@gmail.co

Roundwood & District News 12th of December 2022

The first sprinkle of snow this year

CAROL SERVICE 

Calary Church will hold its traditional candlelight Carol Service at 7 pm on Wednesday 21 December, which will be followed by mulled wine and mince pies in the Church Room. As usual, it will be an evening of lessons and carols for everyone to enjoy and take part in.  

This year, we will be joined by special guests Adeleh Davis on trumpet, soprano Maria Gorman and our own parish choir. We look forward to welcoming you but, if you can’t make it, we would like to wish you all a blessed and peaceful Christmas.  

Please also keep an eye out for the star which is again on Calary Church tower to lighten the darkness and bring some festive cheer to the Calary area. 

UKULELE LESSONS

Looking to start a new hobby in 2023? Following on from the super success of our Tuesday morning Adult Ukulele class, I will be adding an extra evening class in the new year on Tuesday evenings in Roundwood Parish Hall. Classes will start January 10th and will run every week from 10.00-11.00am and 6.30-7.30pm. 

The Adult Beginner class is open to everyone and anyone, but mostly to those who would love to sing and learn an instrument but have never taken the plunge before! 

This is a great opportunity to sing for fun, learn something new and take some time out for yourself. Please contact Linda on 087-9729956 for more information and to book your place. 

CANCER SUPPORT 

Roundwood Cancer Support have launched our new website and can be found at www.roundwoodcancersupport.ie  Here you will find out about all our services and up to date information about us. Also, our drop in centre is open Monday and Friday from 10 till 12 in the morning. 

WHIST

Next Whist will be held on Wednesday December 14th at 8pm. Everyone is welcome.  

WALK CHALLENGE 

There is still time to join the Roundwood walk challenge. Leaving Roundwood Parish Hall at 7pm every Wednesday evening. Walks are tailored to the ability of the group so everyone, young and not so young, are most welcome. 

LOTTO 

Results of the draw held on Sunday 11th December. There was no jackpot winner. The numbers drawn were , 11,14, 24 & 26. There were seven match three winners, Richard Cullen, Charlie Whyte, Helena, Sandra Nealon, Christine Price, May Connor, Denis & Shauna . Next week’s jackpot will be €25,000. 

BADMINTON  

We are open for adults Monday and Wednesday at 7.30pm in Aras An Tochar GAA Complex. We are open for Juvenile Secondary School students from 7.30pm until 9pm.  

TABLE TENNIS 

We are back at the parish hall on Monday nights 7.30-9.30pm for table tennis all levels catered for. A fun way to keep fit. €5 per night. Contact Brian Higgins 085 118563 

SET DANCING   

Roundwood set dancing has resumed on Thursday nights in the parish hall starting at 9pm.  We look forward to welcoming back our usual dancers and also any new comers if they would like to join us, are always welcome. Admission €5.  

   
45 CARD GAME   

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

INDOOR BOWLS   

In Moneystown Community Centre, continuing every Monday at 8.30 pm. Looking forward to seeing you there.  Beginners are very welcome.    

MOBILE LIBRARY 

Wicklow County Council Mobile Library will be in Roundwood Village on Thursday 15th December 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. 

BINGO

Next Bingo in Annamoe Centre Sunday 18 December at 3pm. All welcome

 
ANNAMOE BOWLING  

Every Tuesday in the Centre at 8 pm. New members are always welcome. A great way to meet new people and participate in leagues.  

KINESIOLOGY 

 
Available at the Centre www.rosaleendurkin.com or 087 219 5931 Nutritional and Educational Kinesiology for children and adults. Assists with: digestive issues, skin conditions, low energy levels, sleeping issues, anxiety and stress management, AD/HD and dyslexia.  

PHYSICAL THERAPY  

 
Available at the Centre – Louis 087 915 8180 Occupational and sports injury treatment, sports massage and dry needling.  

 
BABY AND TODDLER GROUP 

Rachel has a lovely group in the Centre each Monday from 10 am to 12 noon. Great opportunity for mothers and toddlers to meet new friends. Tea, coffee, snacks, songs and stories too.  

ROOMS & SPORTS HALL FOR HIRE  

Our sports hall has available slots for use for keep fit, yoga, dance, indoor winter sports training etc. There is one office with broadband (suitable for remote working 1 person) and two available meeting rooms which can also be hired on an hourly basis. Enquiries to: annamoecentre@gmail.com Facebook: Annamoe Centre New committee members most welcome. 

LOCAL NOTES

If you have an item or news that you would like to include in the Roundwood Notes contact Margaret Bolger the email address is mgtbolger@gmail.com