Kilmacow: Christmas Fair in the Community Centre

Rosedale Thursday Club - The annual Christmas party for senior citizens and residents of Rosedale will be held on Thursday next, 13th December.

Rosedale Thursday Club - The annual Christmas party for senior citizens and residents of Rosedale will be held on Thursday next, 13th December.

Christmas Fair - The third annual Christmas Fair will be held in the Community Centre, Kilmacow on Saturday next, 15th December. Doors will open from 11.00am. There will be at least 25 different stalls selling a huge variety of items, including craftwork jewellery, artisan foods. Santa Claus will be in his grotto from 1.00pm to 4.30pm. Christmas carols will be preformed during the afternoon by the pupils of St. Joseph’s GNS.

Scrap Metal Collection - Kilmacow GAA club is organising a free scrap metal collection service next weekend, 15th and 16th December. Contact Michael Atkins or Michael Ryan or any member of the committee for details.

St. Vincent de Paul Collection - The annual St Vincent de Paul Christmas collection will be held after all Masses next weekend, 15th and 16th December. All support would be greatly appreciated.

Kilmacow Graveyard Committee - Kilmacow Graveyard Committee will host a table quiz in the Fox’s Den, Kilmacow at 9.00pm on Monday, 7th January. The cost per table of four is €20. All support would be greatly appreciated.

Tribute to Local Historian - Many from Kilmacow were in attendance in the Parish Hall, Mullinavat on Friday last, 7th December, as the South Kilkenny Historical Society paid tribute to the wonderful contribution made by Dan Dowling, Glenmore to local history in south Kilkenny and Waterford and further afield. Among those to acknowledge this contribution were Marie Fitzpatrick, Cathaoirleach of Kilkenny County Council and Eddie Synnott, Chairman of the South Kilkenny Historical Society.

Ferrybank Library - The new library in Ferrybank opened its doors last Tuesday, 4th December. By the end of its first week, more than 1000 people had been through its doors. The library is open from Tuesday to Friday from 10.00am and from 9.30am on Saturday. It closes at 5.00pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and at 7.00pm on Wednesday and at 1.30pm on Saturday. Enquiries by telephone can be made at 051-897200.

Kilmacow Lotto-The winning numbers in last week’s lotto were 4, 6, 15 and 22. There were two Match 3 winners. The jackpot for next Thursday night is €12,600.