March Mona Newsletter

________March Staplestown News________



The next meeting of the Staplestown area group of Tir Na Mona will be held on Tues 2oth March at 8 p.m. in St. Kevinís GFC. New members always welcome


Donít forget the cake sale in aid of the altar Society takes place in the old school after 11.15 Mass on Sunday 11th March. Your support would be much appreciated.


The 2 can banks at Staplestown were recently emptied of their contents. A cheque for same is expected shortly. Please continue to deposit your empty cans here and help the environment at the same time.


Congratulations to Craig, Denise, Brigid, Lee, John and LeeAnne form St. Maryís school, Staplestown who will be making their confirmation on Wednesday 21st March. We hope they all have a great day on such a special occasion.


The mobile library will be at its usual location in Staplestown on Thurs 8th March, Thurs 22nd March and Thurs 5th April from 11.50 - 12.30 p.m.


upcoming fixtures
Minor Football Division Two

  • Round2 Sun 4th March 2.30 Clane vs Caragh/St. Kevinís
  • Round 3 Sun 11th March 2.30 Confey vs Caragh/St. Kevinís
  • Round 4 Sun 25th March 11.30 Caragh/St. Kevinís vs Naas
  • Round 5 Sun 1st April 11.30 Robert Emmets vs Caragh/St. Kevinís
  • Round 6 Sun 8th April 11.30 Balyna vs Caragh/St. Kevinís

Senior Football Division Two

  • Round 1 Mon 19th March 3.00 St. Kevins vs Confey
  • Round 2 Sun 1st April St. Kevins vs Caragh
  • Round 3 Sun 8th April Ballyteague vs St. Kevins


A sale of work will take place at the end of April in St. Kevinís hall in aid of funds needed for bringing a number of children from Chernobyl in Belarussia to our local area this summer. So far 6 children are coming here. If you would like to host a child for three weeks please contact Mary at 869416as soon as possible. You choose the age of the boy or girl you would like to host so that they ďfit inĒ with your family as close as possible. A translator and doctors are always close at hand in case of problems arising.


On Tues 13th March at 8 p.m.Columban Missionary, Fr. McDonagh , will give a talk on Third World Poverty, Global Warming, Genetic Engineering and the affects on the Environment in Scoil Dara, Kilcock.

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