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Roscrea Red Cross

Roscrea Red Cross

The Roscrea Branch of the Irish Red Cross Society would like to congratulate the TT Ram Rods on their tour on the 31/03/2012 to raise funds for Crumlin Children’s Hospital, it was a fantastic day, also many thanks to An Garda Síochána involved on the day, we were glad to supply our Ambulance and crew for such a worthy cause. If you have an upcoming event and require our Ambulance and crew please contact us: Unit Officer: 087-9300878 (John). Website: www.irishredcrossroscrea.com

Parish Language School Graduation

At the end of a very successful year, over thirty students acquired skills in English which were recognised at their recent graduation. The Roscrea parish is deeply indebted to Evelyn Hennessy, Co-Ordinator, and all the teachers who voluntarily contribute their time and skills to the project. The school is also indebted to the V.E.C for its generosity.

Killavilla Drama Group

Congratulations and thanks to all the Killavilla Group for their very entertaining production of “Separate Beds” and we look forward to their next performance.

Table Quiz

A Table quiz in aid of Crumblin Children’s Hospital in the Abbey Tavern (Ryan’s) Holycross will take place on Saturday, April 14th at 9pm. All are welcome. For more information, please contact 086-3781307.

Roscrea Musical

Society’s ‘All Shook Up’

Roscrea Musical Society’s production of “All Shook Up” will be on stage in the Abbey Hall Roscrea from April 28th to May 5th inclusive. Booking office opened at Roscrea Credit Union from 12th of April Monday to Friday 10am – 4.30pm – Saturday 10a.m. – 1.30P.m or you can phone on the booking number form 12th of April on (0505 )23600 Monday-Friday 10a.m. – 6.30P.m – Saturday 10.a.m – 1.30 p.m. or from 12th of April on (087)3671438 From 6.p.m. – 9p.m each day.

Divine Mercy Sunday

Divine Mercy Sunday takes place in Knock on April 15th with a bus leaving from Rosemary Square, Roscrea at 9a.m. and from Emmet Square, Birr at 9.20a.m. For full details please contact Maureen Ryan (0505)23605 or (086)2523846.

Scoil Iosef Naofa

Scoil Iosef Naofa, Corville is inviting parents of children wishing to be placed on their enrolment list for September 2012 to contact the school at (0505) 21485 or e-mail office@corvillens.com

Community Games

The under 12 girls Soccer trials for girls 11 or younger on July 31st, takes place in Killavilla every Wednesday from 6p.m to 7p.m . All are welcome. Contact Joan on (087)6334425. The under 15 girls Soccer trials for girls who must be aged 14 or younger on July 31st will take place in Killavilla from 7p.m. to 8p.m. every Tuesday. All are welcome. Contact Noreen on (087)9800324.

Flower Demonstration

A Flower demonstration will be held by Ethel Mitchell in Aghancon Community Hall on Wednesday April 11th at 8p.m. contact Betty (087)3137736 or Sharon (087) 1330779.

Bus To Knock

A bus will be travelling to Knock on Divine Mercy Sunday April 15th. The bus will be leaving Rosemary Square, Roscrea at 9a.m. and from outside Dooley’s Hotel, Birr at 9.30a.m to book a seat phone (089) 4620860.