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Round­wood Golf So­ci­ety are hold­ing their an­nual ta­ble quiz in Ka­vanagh’s Lounge on Wed­nes­day 15th Oc­to­ber at 8.30pm. Ta­ble of four ¤24. Raf­fle on the night. Any spot prizes would be greatly ap­pre­ci­ated. All pro­ceeds to the Se­nior Cit­i­zens.


The Round­wood and District Golf­ing So­ci­etys next out­ing is the Pres­i­dents Prize to Blain­roe Golf Club on the 18th Oc­to­ber. All mem­bers note that our AGM will be held in Ka­vanagh’s Lounge on Wed­nes­day 22nd Oc­to­ber at 8.30pm.


Tom Mur­phy would like to thank both fam­i­lies, cousins, rel­a­tives, friends and neigh­bours and all who helped make the oc­ca­sion of their 40th Wed­ding An­niver­sary a won­der­ful night on the 29th Au­gust.

Thank you also to Fr. Kelly for his bless­ing and to the band “Golden Dreams” for their lovely mu­sic. Many thanks to all for their lovely cards and gifts.


The Round­wood and District Com­mu­nity Coun­cil will present a Round­wood Late Late Show on Satur­day 15th Novem­ber.

We are presently in the process of cre­at­ing a guest list and if you are in­ter­ested, or know some­one that has some­thing to talk about, please con­tact Jody Fer­gu­son on 086 8394530.


The Round­wood and District His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety will re­sume our win­ter time meet­ings at the Old School on Tues­day (note change of night) 28th Oc­to­ber at 8.30pm for an in­ter­est­ing talk by Dr. Ed­ward Madi­gan on the Ir­ish ex­pe­ri­ence of the great war (1914-1918) with ref­er­ence to Ersk­ine Childers and Robert Bar­ton.


Full and part time places are avail­able for your child to come and play in a child friendly en­vi­ron­ment with large play­room and large out­door play area. We pro­vide a healthy snack and three out­ings a year at no ex­tra cost. Your child will be bored as there is paint­ing, table­work, sand and wa­ter play and much more to do.

To find us we are on the Kil­macanogue, Round­wood road. For fur­ther in­for­ma­tion please con­tact Val at 086 3202912.


Ac­tive Re­tired Christ­mas Spe­cial in Jury’s Ho­tel, Balls­bridge on Tues­day 9th De­cem­ber. Din­ner and cabaret with Bren­dan Bowyer and guests. To­tal cost is ¤65 in­clud­ing re­turn bus. Names and money to William Bel­ton (01 2818385) be­fore 19th Oc­to­ber.


The Parish Sale of Work will be held this year on Sun­day 14th De­cem­ber. The next Sale of Work meet­ing will be held af­ter 8.00 p.m. Mass on Satur­day next the 18th Oc­to­ber. All cur­rent com­mit­tee mem­bers/helpers are asked to at­tend. And new vol­un­teers will be es­pe­cially wel­come.


The re­sults of the whist in aid of the Se­nior Cit­i­zens is as fol­lows:- top Score Kitty Kennedy; Top Gent: Anne Gaffney; Sec­ond Gent: Joe Cole­man; Top Lady: May Kenna; Sec­ond Lady: Biddy O’Con­nor; First Half: Paddy O’Brien; Low­est Score: Anne Wolo­han & Long­est Sit­ting: Mar­garet Kennedy. Raf­fle prizes were won by Biddy O’Con­nor, Pat Fisher, Betty Byrne, Lucy Mol­loy & Kitty Kennedy. Next whist will be on Wed­nes­day 22nd Oc­to­ber.


Yoga and Med­i­ta­tion Day Work­shop On Sun­day 26th Oc­to­ber from 10am4pm Cost ¤70 in­clud­ing lunch. The Day will be at Le Cheile in New­cas­tle. This day of­fers a won­der­ful op­por­tu­nity to take some time out for re­flec­tion and re­juvina­tion.

The day will in­clude a com­bi­na­tion of Yoga pos­tures, Breath­ing prac­tices, re­lax­ation and med­i­ta­tion. It is suit­able for ev­ery­body begin­ner and ex­pe­ri­enced. For more in­for­ma­tion please con­tact An­ge­lika on 087 2176068 or at www.yo­gaw­ith­ange­


Please note that An­gel Heal­ing will con­tinue on Mon­day nights the Old School at 7.30pm. For more in­for­ma­tion please con­tact Mary Stacey at 087 9819420.


Fun Bingo will take place on Thurs­day the 16th Oc­to­ber in the Old School from 8pm-10pm. Fam­ily mem­bers and friends are more than wel­come to at­tend. ¤5 per book and great raf­fle

prizes. Come along and en­joy.


A re­minder that the Ac­tive Re­tire­ment Lunch club will take place on Fri­day 17th Oc­to­ber in Ja­cobs in Rath­drum.


Come along to Ka­vanagh’s Lounge on a Thurs­day night from 9.30pm til 11.30pm for some set danc­ing and the bit of craic with mu­sic from Brian Boru. Looking for­ward to your con­tin­u­ing sup­port and meet­ing you on the dance floor.


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. To book a place please con­tact Su­san at 0404 45276 any evening af­ter 8pm.


There was no win­ner in last weeks draw, the num­bers drawn were 4, 6, 10 & 11. There were ten match three win­ners, Dil­lon/Sab­hdh, Edel Con­alty, Aaron Owens, Dec & Emma, Car­men & Mary Byrne, Pauline Heat­ley, E Shortt, Suzanne Law­less, Mary Dou­glas & Mick For­tune. Next week’s jack­pot will be ¤8,300.


Con­grat­u­la­tions to all the ath­letes from Round­wood Ath­letic Club who par­tic­i­pated in the Cross Coun­try County Cham­pi­onships – Even Ages which was held in Avon­dale on the 5th Oc­to­ber.

Re­sults: U8 Girls Re­becca Mol­loy 3rd, Sarah Hayes 7th. U8 Boys: Jack Lawlor 4th, Christo­pher Mur­phy 5th & Ciaran Byrne 6th. U10 Girls: Roisin Bel­ton 6th, Claire Byrne 11th. U10 Boys: Robert Sav­age 4th, Shane Keenan 8th, Dan Lawlor 11th, Rory Byrne 13th, Dil­lon Stinge­more 16th &Danny Mur­phy 19th.

U12 Boys: Jack Brady 7th & Mark Keenan 16th. U14 Girls: Sarah Ka­vanagh 4th, Laura Ka­vanagh 5th, Mia Coyne 6th & Bron­agh McLough­lin 11th. U14 Boys: Eoghan Marah 4th, Kai Jame­son 6th & Ea­mon Wolo­han 10th. U16 Boys: Ro­nan Marah 1st & An­drew Doyle 5th. U18 Boys: Alex Gray 1st & Jonathan Philips 3rd.


All roads lead to Ark­low next week­end where the Philip Doyle Ju­nior B Cham­pi­onship Fi­nal takes place and also the all im­por­tant un­der 12 Shield Fi­nal. Please con­firm with De­nis Healy or De­clan Wolo­han the time of the un­der 12 Fi­nal as this has not been fi­nalised.

The Ju­nior B Fi­nal is in Ark­low at 4:30pm against New­town. The semi­fi­nal of this com­pe­ti­tion was an ex­cit­ing en­counter against Ti­na­hely last Fri­day night in An­nacurra. Our lads were first to score and never trailed for the game with the fi­nal score be­ing 0-12 to 0-6.

This was quite a phys­i­cal game through­out and Ti­na­hely had a man red-carded be­fore the end. Scor­ers on the night were S Cullen 0-9, J Cole­man 0-2 and F Mul­li­gan 0-1.

Hard luck to the se­niors who were beaten by Hol­ly­wood in the semi-fi­nal of the Keat­ing Cup with a score of 1-8 to 0-13. The next league fix­ture for the se­niors is on Sun­day in Donard/Glen at 11:30am. Then on Tues­day 21st they are at home against Lacken at 8:00pm.

Con­grat­u­la­tions to An­thony Hal­li­gan, Michael Kenna and Alec Wolo­han who all matched three num­bers in the club lotto. Now this week’s Jack­pot is worth ¤12,000 so be sure to buy a ticket.

Nicky Sweeney tak­ing part in the Co­laiste Raithin Tran­si­tion Year Stu­dents Char­ity Run re­cently.

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