15 Aug 2022

Magic fund raising night for Home Care

ONE FOR EVERYONE IN THE AUDIENCE - takes on a new meaning on Thursday night in Langtons at the Fundraiser in aid of the Carlow Kilkenny Home Care Team.

ONE FOR EVERYONE IN THE AUDIENCE - takes on a new meaning on Thursday night in Langtons at the Fundraiser in aid of the Carlow Kilkenny Home Care Team.

A voucher has been donated by Peter Marks; Kilkenny City Tours, Specsavers and James McDermott Dentist for everyone who attends on the night. Also every Lady gets a flower as donated by Flowers by Lucy and everyone gets a truffle as donated by Mr. Simms Olde Sweet Shop in Market Cross.

This event is in its third year and over the past two years has raised €26,500 which goes to the Carlow Kilkenny Home Care Team who do tremendous work in assisting terminally ill patients. This night wouldn’t be possible without the sponsorship from Signiatec and Pinewood Healthcare. The organisers have also received donations from M & A Coaches; Connollys Red Mills; KBK Gun Club.

The night consists of a four course meal in Langtons, Band - The Marble City Sounds and DJ - Pat Treacy. Tickets were priced at €30 and thankfully have all been sold out for a few weeks.Brendan Hennessy is the MC for the night and Andy O’Keeffe is the Auctioneer. Fast Lane Audio Visual are going to light up Langtons.

The Heineken Cup, Liam McCarthy and the Tom Walsh Cups will be present on the night.

There are fantastic items for auction on the night and loads of spot prizes, all of which have been kindly donated.

The Committee of Kevin Fennelly; Aine Fitzgerald and Mary Harrington would like to thank everyone for their support to date and if anyone would like to donate contact any of the aforementioned Committee.

Auction Items so far:-

1 mid week night b & b with dinner for 2 with a treatment each - Monart; Signed GPA jersey; 6 months gym membership Newpark Hotel; Jackie and Ed Keilthy - Jewellery; €130 Voucher from Gowran Motors; €200 voucher from Marble City Travel; €300 voucher from Charisma Blinds; a specially commissioned piece from Michael Rafter Jewellery; One years membership with GUI Affiliation from Mountain View Golf Course; signed Leinster Jersey; One night B and B in Riverbank House Hotel Wexford with dinner and tickets to see Phil Coulter (specific date 3rd March); McCulloch Strimmer; Marley Irish Painting entitled “Dress Rehersal”; In house cookery demonstration for 6 people with Edward Hayden; Voucher €189 for a designer prescription sunglasses compliments of Specsavers; €200 Top oil voucher; 2 nights b&b in the 4 star Croke Park Hotel and 2 corporate box tickets for the Leinster Final; voucher €149 for a Jack Bauer / Bertoni suit from Walls Manshop; €200 voucher from Chadwicks; a painting entitled “Blooming Lily” as painted by Margaret Hogan; a 3 foot single bed and mattress worth €250 from Carpet Options; Signed Photos of Henry Shefflin after winning his 9th All Ireland title as taken by Eoin Hennessy; Dinner for two to the value of €85 at Fota Island Restaurant; Mi Moneda Pendant - Murphy Jewellers - worth €80; €100 voucher from Kieran O’Gorman Hair Beauty Day Spa; €100 voucher from Jeutonic Bridal Wear; €100 voucher from Country Life; Two nights B & B for two (Executive Bedroom) in Lyrath Estate Hotel in Kilkenny; Two Rod Stewart tickets for 29th June in the RDS; One night B & B for two at Bewleys Ballsbridge; Red Hat from Rebekah Patterson, Milliner, The Parade, Kilkenny; Picture of 9 All Irelands won under the Management of Brian Cody; Cutler set worth €189 donated by Meubles; Painting by Frances Walsh entitled “Pollen Burst”;

If you would like to place a bid you can contact any Committee Member

Spot Prizes so far -Voucher from Mulligans chemist in Thomastown; Watershed passes (x 4); 4 tickets for Cineplex Kilkenny; O’Donnells crisps; Ducketts Grove Tea Rooms voucher; Dick Dooley Butcher voucher; Faux Glamour Nail Bar; Fresco Hamper; Swatch watch from Murphy Jewellers; Falcon Travel voucher €50; Rinuccini voucher; Patrick Mullins Butler in Friary Street; Mimi in Kieran Street; Belle Shoes in the Butterslip; Pashmina; Chocolates; Perfume Set; Bottles of Wine; Toasters from Electrocity; Oldtown Hamper; Kilkenny Design Centre Hamper; Newbridge - 7 piece pastry set; Khans Bookshop; Barlo Nissan - Umbrellas; Peter Mark vouchers; Franklin Convey Pen; Hamper of German Beers; Second Nature Heart Oil; Antons Hair salon vouchers; 2 tickets for George Bernard Shaw Theatre;

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