Volunteers Needed - Kilkenny Contact is a community based voluntary organisation for older persons covering Kilkenny City & County, and we are looking for additional volunteers to commit to one hour per week for Befriending to Older Persons living alone in the Urlingford , Johnstown & surrounding areas.
If you are interested in volunteering please come along to our Outreach in The Mill Family Resource Centre Main Street Urlingford on Mondays btween 11 - Ipm For any information or queries you may have about this volunteering opportunity please call Eleanor Doyle Coordinator Kilkenny Contact at 056/7751988 Ext 6 or Mobile 086/8530994 anytime.
Emeralds Camogie Club - Are holding a ‘Cookery Demonstration’ by well known freelance chef Edward Hayden from TV3’s ‘Ireland AM ‘ in the Community Hall, Urlingford on Thursday May 16, at 8pm. This will be a night not to be missed. Tickets €15 each are available from any committee member or contact Mairead 086 2700851 or Joan 086 3793986.
Sympathy - The death has taken place of Mr Tommy Hickey of Craddoxtown, Woodsgift. A very quiet, inoffensive gentleman he will be sadly missed by all his friends. The remains were removed from Doyle’s Funeral Home, Urlingford to St Patrick’s Church, Graine and after Requiem Mass burial took place in adjoining cemetery. Deeply regretted by his sister Kitty Moriarty, nephew Paddy, relatives, friends and neighbours.
Urlingford/Graine Defibrillator Group - Meeting once a month in the Urlingford Community Childcare Centre. We would like to get as many volunteers as possible so please come along and bring a friend – together we could save a life.
Urlingford Library - Urlingford Library would love to set up a weekly sewing and knitting spot in the library. If you are anyway crafty at all we would love to meet you. Join with other like-minded crafters. You certainly will enjoy it and who knows, you might even learn something new. Contact Anna at 056 77 94182.
Kilkenny Age Friendly - County programme is available to provide “Ageing with Confidence” in your area. The 8 weeks workshop is a personal development programme designed to help people over 55 explore their ageing process. The programme is run by two trained facilitators and looks at all aspects of ageing including physical, emotional and intellectual. The workshop is free of charge and is usually run at local community/parish centres. Enquires welcome from community centres/individuals and groups. If you are interested in attending or holding a workshop please contact Moira in the Age Friendly office on 056 7772787 for further details or email firstname.lastname@example.org.