Castlepollard Gardening Club Day Trip

Wednesday, 29th of July at in Helen Dillon's Garden and Powerscourt Gardens

The coach will be departing The Square @ 7.45am and Mullingar Park Hotel Car Park @ 8.00am. There will be refreshments, access to Helen Dillon's House and a short talk from 10.00am - 11.30am followed by a visit to Powerscourt Gardens. The cost will be €20 for Members and €25 for non members. Please contact Carol at 0876764650 as soon as possible to be included.

Athletic Club AGM and Registration evening

Thursday, 12th of March at 7.30pm in Hotel Castlepollard

Registration fee for the year for all over 18’s is €20 and €12 for all under 18’s. All new members are very welcome. Anyone that wants to get fit and active for 2015 come along and see what the club is all about!

Nicaraguan Fundraiser: Table Quiz

Friday, 20th of February

Local man David Higgins is heading to Nicaragua this summer for a 6-7 weeks to work with UCD Volunteers Overseas. As part of the project he will be teaching in the town of Somoto, in North West Nicaragua. Education in Nicaragua is very poor with 1 out of 10 Nicaraguans unable to read or write and only 29% of children completing primary school. Money raised will go to both teaching resources and constructional projects in the town of Somoto. He is hosting a pub quiz in Hotel Castlepollard on Friday the 20th of February. All support would be greatly appreciated.

Pattern Sunday celebrating the life of St Feichin

Sunday, 18th of January at 2pm for a 2.15pm start at Fore Abbey Car Park

Pattern Sunday celebrating the life of St Feichin takes place in Fore North Westmeath on Sunday 18th January with a guided tour of the Seven Wonders by Heritage Guide Bartle D'Arcy. Following on from last years successful inaugural tour on Pattern Sunday this years tour is taking in the recently completed looped walk around Fore Valley.

The Guided Tour is free, suitable for children over 8 accompanied by an adult , not suitable for buggies and dogs and is approx. 3.5 km in length across track and grass surfaces. Wear appropriate clothing and footwear for an outdoor walk and duration is 2 hours. After the walk Mythlands Guide Book complied by Bartle D'Arcy will be available for sale at special price of €5 for those keen to find out more about the local area. Queries info@directingtourism.ie

Castlepollard Credit Union AGM

Monday 8th of December @ 8pm

The Credit Untion AGM will take place at 8pm on Monday the 8th of December in the parish centre.

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