The Grow it Yourself Zero Waste Cottage Market will take place at Rathcoffey GAA this Saturday September 19th from 10am until 2pm, with a great range of locally made food, locally grown fresh vegetables & unique handcrafts. New stall holders welcome,
For more details, contact Pat on 085 812 1414
Heart Valve Disease Awareness Week takes place from September 14 to 20. Early detection of heart valve disease is key. For more information on heart valve disease, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, visit www.croi.ie/valveweek. Remember, always, listen to your heart.
The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation is looking for people to do its socially-distanced “Up the Hill for Jack & Jill” fundraising challenge this October. To take part, simply gather a small group of family or friends, pick a local hill and make a date to walk, run, or cycle it together. Each participant is asked to donate €16, to support one hour of home nursing care for the 15 Jack & Jill children in Kildare today. Please climb a hill for those who can’t. For more information, visit www.jackandjill.ie
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.