23 May 2022


Car Boot Sale

Car Boot Sale

Car Boot and used furniture sale on Sunday next May 5 at 12 noon in the Readypenny Inn Car Park. Proceeds in aid of Ardee Hospice and further details from Margaret : 086 2381030.


Kilkerley Emmets 25 week lotto draw, week 9 had a Jackpot of €4,200 of which there was no winner. Numbers drawn were: 2, 13, 18, 24. Winners of €20 each were: Franz Kampes c/o Richard Mulholland; Sorcha O Reilly c/o Paul Litchfield; Ray McKenna c/o Adrian Conlon; Charlotte Carr c/o Kennedys Bar; Dara Goss c/o Stephen, Kennedys Bar. Your support for the lotto fundraiser is much appreciated. Jackpot this week was €4,300.


Interviews for Gaeltacht Scholarships will take place Saturday May 11, in Louth GAA Centre of Excellence, Darver commencing at 10.00am. There are five U-14 and five U-16 scholarships available to successful applicants for Coláiste Bhríde, Rann na Feirste and other Coláistí, sponsored by An Coiste Chondae, CLG. Applicants must have an interest in the Irish language and be recommended by their local GAA Club. It is essential that consent of parents/ guardians be confirmed for applications to be accepted. Completed forms must be returned by Friday 3rd May. Forms should be forwarded to Suzanne Ní Mharcaigh, or posted to 9 Matson Lodge, Droichead Átha, Contae Lú.

Any queries should be made to the above email address or 0851685214.

Tidy Towns

The local Tidy Towns Committee thank all who took part in the recent annual roadsides clean up around the area, your efforts made a very noticeable difference and maybe those who throw minerals cans and bottle and all sorts of litter on the roadside will get the message and take their litter home with them for disposal.

Serve: Solidarity in Action

Four teams of five (incl. Fr. Gerry) will take part in the Belfast City marathon on Monday May 6. We would be grateful to any and all who would promote our cause by taking Sponsorship Cards. These are available in the sacristy and the Parochial House. All proceeds towards the North Louth Serve Team who will travel to N.W. Brazil in July to work with local people on a house building project for the poor. The trip will conclude with World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro in the company of Pope Francis. Please give what you can afford.

Bowls Club

Our own Leagues will be finalised over the next few weeks so members are asked to attend weekly to play for the Open Singles, Ladies Singles, Pairs & Triples titles. Membership fees for the 2013/2014 season are now due. New members are needed so why not give Bowls a try. Bowls continue each Wednesday night at 7.45pm in the Community Centre.

Dancing in Centre

Dancing in the Community Centre this Sunday night May 5 with music by Michael Cleary and Briege Kelly. Blue Magic play on May 12, Housty on May 19 and Showbud on May 26, Country Pride on June 2, Curtis Magee on June 9, Brian McDermott on June 16, Country Traditions on June 23 and J&S Sound on June 30. Dancing from 9.30pm to 12.30am.


The Club need adult female volunteer Leaders so if you are interested please contact the Club and full training will be provided. Activity for members each Friday night from 8.30pm in the Community Centre.

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