Due to unforeseen circumstances and entirely beyond the control of the organisers, the planned pay-out of Oulart Penny Bank cheques will not take place tonight (Tuesday, December 5) but will be held on next Tuesday, December 12. The organisers regret any inconvenience to savers.
Scoil Mochua was announced as ‘Wexford’s Cleanest School’ at the Wexford County Council Environmental Awards recently. Heartiest congratulations to everyone involved in bringing the award to our parish. The school claimed second prize for the newly composed song ‘The Battle of Oulart Hill’ in the ‘Best Heritage Preservation and Conservation Project’. The ballad was sung by Faith Masterson and Shona Proctor-Laird.
Congratulations to proud new parents Elizabeth (Murphy, Monawilling) and Andrew Maher, Clonmore, Co. Tipperary on the birth of their baby boy, Fionn Andrew, in St Luke’s Hospital, Kilkenny, on November 27.
For the second year in a row a pupil from Scoil Mochua has won first prize in the Enniscorthy Credit Union Art Competition, on the theme ‘Dreams are made of –‘. Well done to Finn O’Kane, Senior Infants and to Anna Roche from Second Class, who claimed third prize in the same competition.
Forever Fit Wexford holds two Fitness Classes every Friday morning in Oulart Community Centre. These classes are suitable for all levels and cost only eight euro per class. No advance payment-just pay-as-you-go. Dancefit begins at 10 a.m. and Active 50+ at 11.30 a.m. Please call Amanda for more details (087 9713339).
The annual senior citizens Party will take place in Oulart Community Centre on Sunday, January 14. Please inform any committee member (Seán Byrne, Eddie O’Grady etc) if you know any newcomers to the area who should receive an invitation to the party.
CARDIAC FIRST RESPONSE
A meeting will be held in Oulart Community Centre, on Tuesday, December 5, beginning at 7.30 p.m., with a view to setting up a Cardiac Response Unit. Contact Vickie Dunne (087 7780749) for further information.
Every Tuesday at 8 p.m., a group of people interested in practising and learning crafts such as knitting, crochet, embroidery etc, meet in Marty’s Bar. All crafts and craft practitioners are welcome to drop in and join the group.
The latest winner of Scoil Mochua’s split-the-pot was Laura Redmond, who won €110. The next draw will be held on Monday, December 11. Entry envelopes are available from local businesses. Thank you for your continued support.
The Scoil Mochua 2018 Calendar is available to purchase from the school, Corrigan’s Spar and Oulart post office. The calendar would be a lovely Christmas gift and a nice keepsake for years to come. The price is eight euro for one, €15 for two calendars and €20 for three.
Scoil Mochua will present a Christmas Concert on Wednesday, December 20. Staff and pupils are busily preparing for this event which will take place two days before the school closes for the Christmas vacation.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Oulart-The Ballagh GAA will hold its AGM on Friday, January 12. Details will be published later. The Coiste na nÓg endof-year meeting will be held in Oulart Community Centre on Sunday, December 17, starting at 8 p.m.
All club members, adult and underage mentors, coaches, parents/guardians are encouraged to attend.
Oulart-The Ballagh camogie club would like to extend their sincere thanks to everyone who supported the cookery demonstration which was their main fundraising event for this year.
Thanks to everyone who sold and bought tickets, who advertised in the cookery booklet and to the local businesses who added so much to the night with their lovely stalls and products. To those who came along on the night we hope you enjoyed it.
Finally a big thank you to our club sponsor Lar Corrigan-Corrigans Spar and Family Butchers and Superchips for sponsoring the event and for his support throughout the year.