Parent and Toddler Group: Calling all parents, grandparents, guardians, childminders etc. The Toddler Group meets every Wednesday morning in the Parents’ Room in St. Joseph’s Centre.
Enrolment: February is school enrolment month in Newtownmountkennedy. Completed application forms, together with a copy of Baptismal Certificate for children four years or older on July 1st 2009, must be returned to the school office at Newtownmountkennedy Primary School, on or before Friday February 27.
Open Day: On Wednesday afternoon, February 18, the school will be open from 1pm to 2.30pm so that parents/grandparents of preschool children can have an opportunity to see the excellent educational facilities on offer in the school.
Mid-Term Break: School will be closed on Thursday and Friday, February 19 and 20 for mid-term break.
The Millennium Cup was held on Saturday 31st last. Teams from all clubs in the East Coast Indoor Bowling League took part. There were teams from Gorey, Redcross, Wicklow, Newcastle, Kilcoole, and Newtown. Greystones were unable to take part.
The competition was played with three teams on each mat, in a round robin format. There were two points for a win, one for a draw. Wicklow and Newtown each got four points to reach the final. The final was played over 15 ends, after which each team had the same score. A sudden death end had to be played – Newtown scored one and won the cup. Many thanks to all those who helped on the day as umpires and markers and in the kitchen.
The games between Gorey B and Newtown b for Monday and Wednesday last had to be called off because of bad weather. Newtown are playing Newcastle in Newtown on Monday 9.
Playing for Newtown in the Millennium cup were M Martin, J Kearns, K Ledwidch and B Burke.
Set Dancing is back in the Mill Room Kilcoole on Wednesday, February 25 at 9 pm. All Welcome.
North Wicklow Country Markets are back. All items sold are locally produced. The finest of jams and chutneys, and breads and cakes will be on sale along with a wide variety of plants and shrubs for the gardener and hand made cards for any special occasion. Come along and support local producers.
45 Card Game every Tueday night in the Community Centre Moneystown, starting 8.45pm. All welcome.