Piltown Draw - Tickets for the annual Piltown Draw are available from the committee of Kilmacow Hurling & Football Club. Tickets cost €50. The Club would be grateful for support as the sale of tickets for the draw is one of its main fund-raising initiatives for the year.
South Kilkenny Historical Society - The South Kilkenny Historical Society has organised a coach trip to Cobh for Saturday, 18th May. The coach will leave from the Rising Sun, Mullinavat at 9.00am. The visit will include the Titanic Experience and Spike Island. The cost per person is €60 which includes the cost of the coach, entrance fees and evening meal. Contact Eddie Synnott at 086-8124349 for further information and bookings.
Rosedale News - The Rosedale Management Committee would like to acknowledge the generosity of those who return coin collection boxes to Rosedale. New boxes are available from Rosedale on request. A cake sale in aid of Rosedale will be held between 11.00am and 12 noon on Friday, 17th May in the Day Centre, Rosedale. Teas and scones will also be available. All support welcome.
Bealtaine Events at Ferrybank Library - The following events are being organised for the library in Ferrybank mark Bealtaine which has as it theme for this year ‘Celebrating Creativity as We Age. All events are free of charge but registration is required.
May 10th, 11am - The Golden Era of Ceili Music and Dance 1955 – 1970, a talk by the founder of the Ardellis Ceili Band with extracts of recordings and samples of music from the era May 14th 12.30pm - Introduction to Watercolours– 4 week course – limited number of places. May 14th, 3pm - Hurl! – An entertaining play presented by Carnation Theatre. May 24th 2.30pm – Food Waste Prevention talk
Each Friday during May, 12pm – Meditation and Mindfulness – learn how to feel relaxed and refreshed. People can register by telephone at 051-897200 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
First Holy Communions in Kilmacow - Best wishes to all those who will be making their First Holy Communion in St. Senan’s Church, Kilmacow at 11.00am next Saturday, 11th May.
Kilkenny Age Friendly - OLDER PEOPLES FORUM BI-ANNUAL MEETING If you are over 50 and are interested in Kilkenny’s Age Friendly activities and programme please attend the Bi-Annual meeting of the Kilkenny Older Peoples Forum where your views, interests and contributions are important. This meeting will be held in the Ormonde Hotel, Ormonde Street, Kilkenny from 10.00am to 12.30pm on Wednesday, 15th May.
Kilmacow Lotto - The lucky numbers in last week’s lotto were 4, 6, 12 and 20. There were four Match 3 winners. The Jackpot for next Thursday night is €9,900.