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County Kildare Leader Partnership Coffee Morning in Rathangan Community Centre on Wednesday from 9.30am to 11.30am with information for: Updating your Skills, Employment or Self-Employment TÚS Placement Programme, Volunteering, Further Education Local Community Group Members. All Welcome.


Newbridge and Kildare Samaritans are recruiting volunteers, information nights for new volunteers on  Tuesday 25th and Thursday 27th at 8PM at 3 McElwain Terrace, Newbridge. For information email: samaritansrecruitment@gmail.com or phone 086 0855785


National Parents Council Primary Transition from Pre-school to Primary School talk is on Tuesday 25th at 7pm in The Keadeen Hotel.


Social dancing Thursday night at Newbridge town soccer club in aid Almas & Sr. Muriel’s home for the poor music to “Tom McDonald Band”  time 9-30 to 11-45pm. Admission €10.


Kildare Drama Festival runs from February 26th to March 6th  in the CMWS Hall Kildare Town.   For details & tickets, call into the Heritage Centre or Follow Kildare Drama Festival on Facebook . 


Monthly charity dance at Toughers ballroom in aid of Kildare branch Spina Bifida on Thursday 27th music by Brian McDermott dancing 9:30-12, adm €10.

Kevin Barry Commemoration Committee, Rathvilly on Sunday 1st March, there will be a country & western dance, in Germaine’s, Baltinglass from 7 – 10pm. Fundraising for new monument – 100 years since Mr. Barry was hung in Mount Joy Prison.


Yoga for Young people with arthritis in Newbridge Parish Centre every Monday night at 7.30pm. Pay as you go €5 per session. Instructor Katherine Smits. Email kildareyan@gmail.com.


Walking Football Kildare takes place Tuesday nights in Sports Centre Newbridge from 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Call Dean on 087 9766074.
Naas Pacemakers weekly walking group for cardiac rehab participants meet every Tuesday at 10am at Vista Centre Naas for information contact Leo on 085 851 4099.
Monread Indoor Bowling Club at Monread Community Centre Naas every Tuesday from 8pm to 10pm new members welcome. Contact 087 640 4384.
Age Action's Newbridge Store Pop up information service is on 1st Wednesday monthly from 10am to 3pm.  Helpline number is 01 4756989 Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm.
Athy Special Needs Action Group meet in Athy College every Wednesday from 6 to 8pm.
Arch Club - voluntary social club for people with disabilities meet on Wednesdays 7-9pm in Scoil Eoin Phóil school hall, Leixlip. Contact-northkildareachclub@gmail.com.
The Alzheimer Café evening takes place on the last Wednesday of every month from 7pm to 9pm in the Convent Tea Rooms at McAuley Place, Sallins Road, Naas.
Allenwood's newest women's group "MNÁ AN CHEANTAIR"   meet every Wednesday morning at 11am in ACDAL Station Road Allenwood. New members welcome.
Parent baby & toddler group running every Thursday in Athy Community Family Resource Centre from 10:30am to 12:30. Open to everyone – parents, guardian, grandparents, babies, toddlers & wobblers.
MABS outreach clinic in the Athy Community and Family Resource Centre in Woodstock Street, Athy every Thursday, 10am to 12.30pm.
Newbridge Family Resource Centre Parent and Toddler runs each Friday from 10am to 12 noon.  For information call 045 438173.
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Kildare Social Club meet every Friday in Newbridge Parish Centre from 11am to 1pm. All welcome.

ALONE, the charity that supports older people, is currently looking for volunteers aged 18 and over to visit older people in their area who may be experiencing loneliness. If you have a spare hour in your week to volunteer, or if you require support from ALONE, Visit www.alone.ie or call us on 0818 222 024.


The Jack & Jill Monthly Raffle is now live!

Enter now to be in with a chance to win TWO tickets to see the SOLD OUT Lewis Capaldi concert on 9th March 2020 in the 3 Arena and lots of Lewis Capaldi goodies, with thanks to Universal Music Ireland.

Today could be your lucky day! raffle ticket is only €5 and all funds raised will go towards extra specialist hours of nursing care for Jack & Jill families.

This raffle will start at 10.00 am Monday 17th February 2020 and close at 12.00 pm Friday 28th February 2020. Winner will be notified after the raffle takes place at 3pm on Friday 28th February 2020. There is a maximum purchase of 10 raffle tickets per person. Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation staff may not participate in this raffle. Entrants must be 16 years of age, https://jackandjillstore.ie/products/the-jack-jill-monthly-raffle for further details.



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