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Yoga tree class

oga Tree classes are held on Friday mornings and at the Brockagh Resource Center with Hilde Eiselen.

Join yoga classes taught by experts, suitable for all levels and ages: from complete beginner to advanced practitioner. Relaxing, dynamic, energizing, enjoyable, beneficial and fun yoga for everyone. Come out strong and calm, ready for anything.

For more information on the schedule, call 0404 40000 or email [email protected]

Hummingbird Paradise Crystal Therapy

Appointments can be made at the Annamoe Community Center for Reiki and Crystal Healing Therapy.

An alternative, holistic approach to healing the mind, body, and soul with crystal-infused Reiki. Combining both crystals and Reiki, they work to balance the main energy centers in the body known as the chakra.

It’s a beautiful, non-invasive treatment that has a bucket full of benefits for the body, mind, and soul.

For more information contact Sue – 0872750335 [email protected]

Book launch and history conference

Stan J O’Reilly of the Wicklow Historical Society will launch his latest book titled “Folklore and the Paranormal” later this month at Rathnew Community Hall.

The book explores the history, heritage, folklore and paranormal of County Wicklow, and would be a welcome addition to any home with Halloween just around the corner.

All profits from the sale of the book will be split between Wicklow Cancer Support and Wicklow RNLI.

The book will officially launch at Rathnew Community Hall at 3:30 p.m. on October 22.

Stan will also be the guest speaker for the upcoming Wicklow Historical Society conference which will be held October 24 at the De La Salle Pastoral Center at 8 p.m.

The topic will be perfect for Halloween as Stan will explore the folklore and paranormal aspects of his forthcoming new book.

Sharing surplus garden produce

Anyone with an extra supply of garden food items can drop it off outside the main entrance to the Brockagh Resource Center in the crate provided to the community.

Free baking apples outside the front door in a container for everyone to have some this week.

mobile library

The Wicklow County Council Mobile Library will be in Roundwood Village on Thursday, October 20 from 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. and also from 2:10 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Come join the library. It’s a free service and it’s a fantastic way to choose any book that matches your reading interests.

Wicklow Chamber dinner dance

The Wicklow and District Chamber of Commerce will hold its prestigious Black Tie Chamber Dinner Dance on Friday November 18 in the Great Eastern Pavilion at Tinakilly Country House and Hotel.

The winners of the Business Awards 2022 will also be announced in the evening. Overall, it has been a great year for business in Wicklow Town and surrounding areas, with new businesses opening and old favorites flourishing. The Taste of Wicklow festival also made a triumphant return during the year.

The categories for the 2022 awards are Best Startup Award, Best Professional Service Award, Best Restaurant/Hospitality/Pub Award, Best Retail Award, Best Digital Presence Award, Best Digital Presence Award, Honoring Excellence in the Community Award, Honoring Innovation and Entrepreneurship Award and a Special Recognition Award.

To vote, simply visit https://wicklowchamber.ie/wicklow-business-awards/ and make your selections or email [email protected] or text 086 0897702. Voting closes at 5pm on Monday, October 31.

The cost per ticket is €75, or €700 for a table of 10. The evening will begin with a complimentary Prosecco or Tinakilly Finest Tandem Whiskey reception, courtesy of the Tinakilly Country House Hotel, followed by a three-way meal dishes, awards ceremony and entertainment..

For bookings please contact the Chamber Office by emailing [email protected] or call Susana Costello on 0404 66433.

Tombstone in memory of Mattie Delaney

Glenealy Tidy Towns and Mattie Delaney’s family would like your help erecting a headstone in her memory.

Donations can be made to Glenealy Tidy Towns bank account (AIB in Wicklow IBAN IE28AIBK93361962974063) or contact Veronica (086-1953838) or Anne (0876768071).

Table tennis

Table tennis takes place at Roundwood Parish Hall on Monday evenings from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Table tennis of all levels is catered for and it’s a fun way to keep in shape. 5€ per night. Contact Brian Higgins 085 1185635

Dance set

Roundwood dances resumed Thursday evenings at the Parish Hall beginning at 9 p.m. Admission €5.

Table Questionnaire

The Roundwood Golf Society will be hosting a quiz to benefit Roundwood Cancer Support at Vartry House in Kavanagh on Friday, October 28 at 8 p.m.

Your support will be appreciated. Items Required for Spot Prizes/Raffle Prizes.

All donations will be gratefully accepted.

royal bridge club

Friday’s North/South winners were Kay Smullen Joe Kelly. Iosbel Fenton and Angela Nolan finished second. Elizabeth McCarthy and Teresa Ghalaieny won East/West, with Susie St Laurence and Margo Mulligan second.

Terry Hayes and Kathleen Johnson won North/South on Monday, while Michael and Nell O’Gorman finished second. Joint East/West winners were Ann McCoy and Berni Hamilton and Robert Doyle and Joe Kelly. Kay Smullen and Elizabeth McCarthy finished second.

Eric Levingstone and Robert Doyle won North/South on Wednesday, followed by Heather Sheane and Jane Bradshaw. The joint East/West winners were Marion O’Shaughnessy and Norma Sommers and Marian McNulty and Susan Hill. Martha French and Marie Barrett finished second.

All bridge players are reminded to be seated at 7:20 p.m. so that play can begin at 7:30 p.m. sharp.

The Royal Bridge Club took over bridge on Friday morning at the Wicklow Sailing Club. Please be seated by 9:50 a.m. to start playing at 10:00 a.m.

New members and old members are welcome. Please contact Berni on 085-8511581 for more information.

Deck lessons continue at Wicklow Sailing Club on Thursday evenings, please contact Phyllis Kavanagh on 086-8388096 for further information.

Brockagh Christmas Market

The hugely popular and successful Christmas Market returns to the Brockagh Resource Center on Sunday 4th December from 10am to 3pm.

As always, there will be a great selection of gifts, crafts, baking, jewelry, art and beauty products, and more, making your Christmas shopping experience a pleasure.

Traders are now asked to contact Michelle at [email protected] for a booking form or for more information phone 0404 45600 or visit www.brockaghresourcecentre.ie.

ukulele choir

A new adult beginner ukulele choir will begin Tuesday mornings from 10-11 a.m. in Roundwood Church Hall.

Come learn a new instrument, sing for fun and socialize. Contact Linda on 087 9729956 for more information.

Holistic self-defense course

A self-defense class led by Dara Clear, who has practiced martial arts for 30 years, will start at the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh on October 25, November 1, 8 and 15 from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.

Practical and holistic approaches to self-protection will be taught throughout the four-night course.

No prior experience necessary. Book early as places are limited.

To book, contact Dara on 089 226 8851. A deposit will be required.

45 card deck

The Halligan family invites you to the 45th anniversary of The Card Game for Paddy to benefit Roundwood Cancer Support.

It takes place on Sunday, October 23 at Roundwood Parish Hall, beginning at 7 p.m. sharp.

There will be a raffle, and tea and cakes will be served. Admission is €20 per person.


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