CARDS: The results of last weeks card game at Monagea Parish Hall were 1st and 2nd divided four ways with nine games each Kathleen O’Gorman and Mary O’Donnell, Paddy and Eileen Lyons, Pat Lynch and Jimmy Murphy, Peter Culhane and Bridget Kenny. Table prizes Annie Leahy and Kathleen Nash, Rita Corkery and Mary Roche, Danny Barry and Bobby Mullane. Raffle Con Horgan, Con Cregan, May O’Brien and Tom Purcell. The card game continues every Wednesday night at 9pm.
RAMBLING HOUSE: The first Rambling House of 2014 in Monagea Parish Hall will take place on this Monday night January 20th at 8.30pm. All musicians, singers, dancers and storytellers are welcome to attend. All those performers would like to have a big audience to appreciate their talents. We would appeal to parishioners in particular to come along and support this event. A great night’s entertainment is guaranteed. All money raised goes to the Parish Hall Renovation Fund.
DANCING CLASSES: The adult set dancing classes are returning tonight, Thursday January 16th at 8.30pm following the Christmas break. Whether you want to learn or improve your set dancing this is the place to be. After those lazy nights around Christmas this is your chance to get back into the swing and possibly loose some of those extra pounds put on over the festive season.
LADIES FOOTBALL CLOTHES COLLECTION: Monagea ladies football club will continue their clothes collection for some weeks yet. If you need to clear out presses or wardrobes they would appreciate any clothes that you would like to get rid of. The clothes can be dropped to any of the following – Denise Browne Strand 087 9809574, Joan O’Callaghan Ballyshane 087 9828740 or Dawn Hennessy Newcastle West 087 9204642. Arrangements can also be made to pick up clothes from your home by contacting any of the above. The club organised a clothes collection last year and were very pleased with the amount of money collected. Your support of this venture would be very much appreciated.
AEROBICS: The aerobics classes in Monagea Parish Hall will resume on this Tuesday night, January 21 from 7.30 to 8.30pm. No doubt most of us will have put on extra weight over the Christmas period. This is a great opportunity to shed this weight again. Why not get a few friends to come along with you and make a social occasion of the class. Everyone can work at their own pace so do not be afraid to come along and enjoy the occasion.
INDOOR HURLING LEAGUE:The round robin stage of the January ball alley league, organised by Monagea GAA club, are now coming to an end. The top two players in each of the four groups will qualify for the quarter finals. At this stage the competition gets very intense. To get more details about the final stages of the competition contact any club member.
VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED:West Limerick Resources are seeking volunteers for English language classes in Newcastle West due to begin shortly. Volunteers do not require any specific qualifications or experience. They must be willing to give one and a half hours per week for eight to ten weeks. They will be supporting small groups of three or four people at a time to develop their English language conversation skills. For more details contact Irene at West Limerick Resources on 069 66298 or email email@example.com