Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Whats On In The Community


Mon July 10th -16th.  Ballinvreena Flower Show. Starting on Mon 10th: Progressive 45 Drive. Tue 11th: Table Quiz in the Hall 8:30pm. Wed 12th: There will be two walks (B and C Class) hosted by Ballyhoura Bears Walking Club at 7pm with refreshments served after. There is no fee but donations going to Hillwalking Community Radio Group. Also Bingo around 8:30pm in the Hall afterwards. Thur 13th: Talent show for both Primary and Secondary Schools. Fri 14th:  Dinner Dance in Community Hall at 8pm, tickets on sale from any of the committee €15. Sat 15th: Entries taken for Show. Sun 16th: the Show starts at 1.30pm with fancy dress at 2pm, and traditional music at 2.45pm, the Cheval Riding Group pony and traps at 3.30pm and Bingo at 4pm. Also much more inc bouncing castles, face painting  and kids tractor driving test. Further info from Ester on Tel. 087-7652341.

Fri 18th -Sun 20th Aug. The Fei Sheehy Challenge. To date The Challenge has raised €28,000 for various good causes. pre-registration is at  Link. The event organiser Gerard Sheehy can be contacted at gerardsheehy@gmail.com. More details of the event    Galtee Walking Club.

Sat 16th Sept.  Glen of Aherlow Loop de Loop.  Registration for this annual event is now open. Half, Full and Ultra trail marathon to choose from. Event HQ is in the Community Hall Lisvernane. For more details of the three events, registration and campsites   IMRA Website

Sat 19th Aug.  The Glen 5K. The Glen 5K in aid of Aherlow GAA and the Irish Motor Neuron Association takes place at 12:30pm Glen of Aherlow.  Registration in the Community Hall Lisvernane. http://glen5k.ie/

Sat 9th Sept. Our 2nd Annual Fundraiser. 

We are upgrading all our equipment during 2017. This includes the purchase of new hand held VHF radios, base radio, dc power supply and back up battery power for operating outdoor. Emergency Communications equipment is very expensive. and you can show your support for us on the 9th Sept next 2017 from the list below.  VIDEO

1. Two Low level Community Walks,    A The Dolmen Loop 2.5hrs.   B Padraigh's Loop 1.5 hrs
The two walks will take place from the Community Hall Lisvernane at 10:30am. Registration prior to walks at 10am. is FREE. We would kindly ask for a donation. Tea, coffee and refreshments afterwards. Free raffle for all participants.

2. Community Coffee Morning.
The Coffee Morning will take place in the Community Hall Lisvernane from 11am to 1pm. Donations of cakes would be very much appreciated. Free raffle for all participants.

3. Donations. You can make a secure donation ONLINE via the the PayPal button at the bottom of this page.