Askamore Community Council fundraising – winner of October draw

The eighth monthly draw in Askamore Community Council’s fundraising was made  on Saturday night last.

The winner of October’s €100 is Mary Kenny, Brideswell.

The next draw will be held on Saturday, November 30th.

If you would like to sign up to the €10 monthly support of our community development, please contact a member of the Community Council

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Askamore Community Council fundraising – winners of May draw

The third monthly draw in Askamore Community Council’s fundraising was made  on Saturday night last.

The winners of April’s €100 are Catherine and Mary Doran, Askamore

The next draw will be held on Saturday, June 29th.

If you would like to sign up to the €10 monthly support of our community development, please contact a member of the Community Council

Askamore Community Council fundraising – winners of April draw

The second monthly draw in Askamore Community Council’s fundraising was made  on Saturday night last.

The winners of April’s €100 are Betty and Arthur Quinn, Donishall.

The next draw will be held on Saturday, May 25th.

If you would like to sign up to the €10 monthly support of our community development, please contact a member of the Community Council

Askamore Community Council fundraising – winner of first draw

The first monthly draw was made last night in Askamore Community Council’s fundraising.

The winner of the monthly €100 is Askamore Foróige, our local youth club.

The next draw will be held on Saturday, April 27th. If you would like to sign up to the €10 monthly support of our community development, please contact a member of the Community Council

Foróige – Askamore Youth Club

Askamore Foroige Club is back again in Askamore Community Centre – Wednesday nights from 7.30 – 9pm.

If you’re aged between 12 and 18 and interested in getting involved, come along and find out what’s happening.

Find information on the national organisation here.

Foróige Project

Askamore Foróige enjoying Youth Citizenship Expo in RDS July 2012On Sunday 1st July, members from Askamore Foroige attended the Permanent TSB Foroige Youth Citizenship Expo 2012 in the RDS. Over 140 different clubs from all over Ireland took part for the citizenship awards and ten finalists were selected based on their project and an interview with the judges. Unfortunately we were unsuccessful, but despite this we had a great day!
Various events took place over the day, such as an official opening with the Minister for children, Francis Fitzgerald, professional magicians and jugglers, a zip line over the RDS, meeting with Britain’s Got talent finalist, Ryan O’Shaughnessy and entertainment throughout the day! Ray Foley from Today Fm announced the ten finalists and this was followed by a concert with Ryan O’Shaughnessy.
Our project on putting rest benches on the loop walks on Sliabh Bhui will be displayed in Doran’s shop window for anyone who wishes to see it.

We are looking forward to September when Foroige will recommence.

Askamore Foróige

Askamore Foróige has been very busy over the past few months. These are some of our activities:

Christmas disco in Boolavogue – lots of fun and games

Our committee attended a regional conference in Gorey, learned a lot and then chilled out at Gravity in Courtown

We went to the cinema in Gorey. We saw Jack and Jill. We all loved it and liked the chips on the way home

Here are some photos from last year and the year before of sports day held in Carlow and the treasure hunt and disco held in Askamore for the primary school kids.

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