all the encouragement they received. We hope to make this a regular event at the Brockagh Centre so if you are interested in exhibiting your work contact Deborah on (0404) 45600.
EXPLORE YOUR OPTION
‘Explore your Options’ is a free course for people who are newly unemployed. The course, which will take place in the Brockagh Centre this month, is designed to help you plan your next steps, to consider your options, know what skills you have, assess the employment market and decide what’s best for you. If you are signing for unemployment benefit for less than 12 months and in receipt of Jobseekers Benefit or Jobseekers Assistance, you are eligible to attend this course. The course will take place in the Brockagh Resource Centre on a *Monday and Tuesday morning 10am until 1pm from Monday, September 21 (*provisional and may be subject to change). Places are limited. Contact the Brockagh Centre on (0404) 45600.
Get in shape and learn modern dance styles during this energetic dance class. The idea of Freestyle is to keep up-to-date with new dance styles in vogue. A fun and funky dance class and no need for a partner. Thursday evenings at the Brockagh Centre. Contact Lyndsay on 085 8113102.
It’s a breeze to ease back into shape with Retro Rhythmics. Enjoy invigorating exercise routines to the beat of familiar 60s music. Low to Mid Level intensity – no floor-mat exercises, running or jumping. From Monday, September 14 from 11am-12 noon. Call Valerie on (0404) 45125 or mob: 087 631 9667.
A new Teacher Diploma’s JEB course will start on Monday nights from Monday, September 28 in Laragh IT Centre. This course is suited to people who wish to teach IT. For further details contact Colette on (0404) 45600.
ELEVATION DANCE SCHOOL
Elevation Dance School will hold Jazz and Modern Theatre classes for children and teens focusing on technique and discipline from the ISTD syllabi. Skills are then combined to create routines inspired by Broadway and West End shows and commercial street jazz, all of which are performed in the annual end of year production. Wednesday evenings from September 16 at Brockagh Centre. Children aged 4 to 6 years from 4.15-5pm; aged 7 to 10 years from 5pm to 6pm; and aged 11-plus from 6 to 7pm. Call Kate 086 8256775.
Closed AA Meetings are held in the Brockagh Resource Centre in Laragh at 8.30 p.m. every Monday night. If you think that you may have a problem with alcohol please come along.
Tuesday night is dance night at the Brockagh Centre every Tuesday night from 10 pm till late with the Wicklow Man.
NEW MEN’S YOGA
A new yoga class for men will take place in the Brockagh Centre on Wednesday nights from 8.30 - 9.45 p.m. For details contact Hilde on (0404) 40000.
Tuesday nights Gentle and Stronger yoga are back in the Brockagh Centre on Tuesday, September 15. Call Rachael on 087 3161446. Wednesday night Easy yoga and Thursday morning advanced yoga have started start back. Call Hilde on (0404) 40000.
Bodhrán for beginners is a basic five week bodhrán course for total beginners. Classes commencing in September in Brockagh resource Centre. Learn how to play along to any Irish tune in just five lessons. Students must have their own bodhrán. Limited places. Contact Alan 086 3543206. ment Lunch club will take place on Friday, September 25 in Ashford House.
There was no winner in last weekend’s lotto draw. There were four match three winners. Jackie Hughes, Janet McFarlane, Eimear Harper and Molloy. The numbers drawn were 13, 23, 26 and 28. Next week’s jackpot will be €8,300.
Set Dance Sessions continue in Kavanagh’s Lounge on Thursday nights from 9.30pm to 11.30pm with music this week supplied by Michael, Matt and Brian and dances called by Angela Bernard. Newcomers are always welcome and if there is enough interest, we will do classes prior to the session. Anyone who may be interested, please ring Sheila for further information on 087 2121522.
Also please note we will be changing our dancing times on Thursday, October 1 from 9pm till 11pm for the rest of the winter season. Congratulations to Conny and Anouk who got married last week from all your fellow set dancers.
Unislim classes continue to run in the new parish hall on Wednesday nights at 6.30pm.
Roundwood Market is open every Sunday from 2pm - 5pm until December. Come along for your home baking, jams, crafts, plants etc. New members are always welcome.
TEXAS HOLD ’EM
Texas Hold ’Em every Thursday night in The Coach House Roundwood at 8pm sharp. All are welcome.
45 CARD DRIVE
45 card game every Tuesday night starting at 8.45pm. Teas served. All are welcome.
Roundwood Badminton recommences on Monday, September 23 in Aras An Tochar at 8.30pm. We have two nights of play - Monday and Wednesday nights and new members/social players are always welcome.
For anyone who is thinking of taking up something new this year, it is worth noting that Badminton is a sport for all ages and standards. In Roundwood,
Laura Richardson and Reham George enjoying their meal at the recent Swine Flu Barbeque held at the 5th Wicklow Sea Scout Den.