It was with great sadness and shock that the community of Roundwood and surrounding districts learned of the sudden death of Ned Lowe on the 18th September last.
Ned held a special place in the hearts of our senior citizens as for over forty years he entertained the elderly of our
On Saturday 4th October the 8pm mass in St Laurence O’toole’s church in Roundwood will be a special mass for families whose loved ones have died in infancy, early childhood, youth or adulthood.
Either in recent years or in the past. For families wishing to have their child/children remembered at this mass a sealed box is available in the Parish office in which names can be placed.
This box will be in the Church porch on the evening of the mass and will be subsequently placed on the altar during mass.
To ensure strict confidentiality, for those who wish to avail of it, these names will note be disclosed and will be burned outside the church after mass.
We extend a very warm welcome to families, relatives and friends (who have suffered such a loss) and to those who attended last year, some of whom came from outside the parish.
Badminton continues in Aras an Tochar on Monday nights, starting at the new time of 8.30 and Wednesday nights from 7.30 for secondary school pupils and adults.
We would like to see new players and former players on those nights either for social or team playing. Beginners also welcome. If you would like further information contact Paul 086 3180014, Ger 086 3396456 or Marion 087 2502201
VARIETY GROUP AUDITIONS
The workshop for Roundwood Variety Groups forthcoming production will be on next Monday, 6th October from 8pm - 10pm in the New School, Roundwood. This workshop will be for secondary school girls and boys, and adults.
Auditions for children aged 8 years up to 6th class will be held upstairs in the G.A.A. complex on Tuesday 7th October from 7.00pm - 8.30pm.
There will be a pilgrimage to Lourdes in September 2009. The Pilgrimage will be from Roundwood anyone who would like to travel from Laragh or any other area, are very welcome to do so.
Names and deposits will have to be in before 1st December, so to book a place please contact Susan at 0404