The Rover: River run in Inistioge

INISTIOGE 10K RIVER RUN-Nore Valley AC and Rower/Inistioge GAA are hosting a 10K river run on Easter bank holiday Monday, April 1st. Whether this is your 1st or you have done lots of 10k runs this is the one not to miss.

INISTIOGE 10K RIVER RUN-Nore Valley AC and Rower/Inistioge GAA are hosting a 10K river run on Easter bank holiday Monday, April 1st. Whether this is your 1st or you have done lots of 10k runs this is the one not to miss.

This is a chipped 10k road race running in a loop over two historical bridges over the river nore. Places are limited. Registration now at http://www.runireland.com/. Please visit http://www.inistioge.ie/ for further details.

OSSORY PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES-Bookings are now invited for The Ossory Pilgrimage to Lourdes which will take place from May 22 to 27th inc. The cost is €735 PPS and is inclusive of the bus to the airport from Kilkenny City, the bus to and from the local airport in Lourdes, five nights accommodation with three meals each day, full religious pilgrimage programme. More information from glenmore@ossory.ie or 051 880414.

MARYMOUNT NS-Applications for enrolment are now been taken in Marymount N.S, The Rower, for the school year 2013/14. Please call to the school for an application form or alternatively contact the school secretary on 051 423838. Closing date for applications is Wed 23rdJan.

DANCING IN THE ROWER-Social Dance Lessons on Thursdays in The Rower from 8pm to 10pm The cost is €10 per night. It is very enjoyable and good exercise. If you haven’t tried it give it a go, you will be pleasantly surprised. Contact 0863859375 if interested.

CONFIRMATION-The people of Inistioge and the Rower will welcome Bishop Freeman to the parish next week to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation. The ceremony will take place in St Colmcille’s Church, Inistioge. Good luck and congratulations to all the boys and girls who are receiving confirmation. Please pray for all who will receive the sacrament.

PARENT, BABY AND TODDLER GROUP-Inistioge/Rower Parent and Toddler group meet every Tuesday morning in Cois Abhann from 10am-12pm. Pop along and join them for a play, coffee and a chat. €2 donation for use of facilities.SINCERE SYMPATHIES-Sincere sympathies are extended to the family and friends of Oisin Crotty, Ballynunnery who was laid to rest on Sunday last. May he Rest In Peace.