Laragh Glendalough Notes Week beg 11th Feb 2019

Mobile Library

The mobile library visits Lynhams car park every second Thursday from 12 noon to 12.50 pm. The next visits will take place on 14th and 28th of February. To renew or request items or access databases from your home pc. Phone 087 9135229 or log onto

Laragh Badminton Club

Classes are on Mon evenings in the Brockagh Centre for Fourth Class (7 to 8 pm) with Fifth and Sixth Classes (8 to 9 pm). On Thursday evenings, secondary school students play between 7 and 8 pm. Membership costs €60 per child for the year; €16 of this goes directly to Badminton Ireland.  The membership fee for Senior players is €120 – playing time is 9 to 10 pm on Mondays and Thursdays. Contact Finian on 086 247 6822.

Morning Yoga with Louise

Louise’s yoga class will be held every Thursday from 10 to 11.15 am. This is a gently-paced class where students learn how to align, open and strengthen the body gradually while stabilizing the platforms of the feet and ankles, hips and pelvis and shoulder girdle. The class begins with general and targeted warm-up sequences followed by postures (Asanas) and Vinyasa (breath-connected) sequences before final relaxation in Savasana. To find out more, call Louise on 087-6032202 (booking is essential).

Chair Yoga                                                                                                                                 

Our very popular Chair Yoga class will take place on Thursdays from 11.30 am to 12.45 pm. Chair Yoga is suitable for almost everyone and helps students find balance and calm in everyday life. The class takes students through centering and breath-work, followed by postures that let the joints move through their range of movement whilst seated or through use of the chair whilst standing. Call Louise on 087-6032202. (booking is essential).


Irish Dancing Classes

Irish Dancing on Saturday mornings from  9am-10am. Classes cater for any age over 3yrs and all levels including absolute beginners.  Registered members of An Comhdhail,  fully Garda Vetted and insured.  Contact details for enquiries are Cian Flood TCRG (086-1293807), Eimear McGrath TCRG (085-7180926), email:, or search “McGrath Flood School of Irish Dancing”. 

AA Meetings                                                                                                                            

Closed AA Meetings are held in the Brockagh Resource Centre at 8.30 p.m. every Monday night all year round.

Part Time: General Administrator & Bookkeeper

Job Description

The Brockagh Centre require a General Administration & Bookkeeper for a busy office in the Laragh Glendalough Area. Duties include input of books and records, bank reconciliations, Vat returns, payroll and general office duties. Excellent opportunity to gain experience in a community environment .  Flexibility required regarding hours and duties   Weekend or evening work may be required


Good knowledge of bookkeeping and accounts procedures good computer skills and ability to work on your own.  A working knowledge of QuickBooks, Thesaurus Payroll and Excel.  Good communication skills and an ability to work within a team environment as well as a good telephone manner

Applications to: Closing date 17th February 2019. E-mail CV to or

post to Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh, Glendalough, Co Wicklow. For the attention of Pauline Fahy Manager.

 Go4Life Games Day

Wicklow Local Sports Partnership invite you & three others or individually from your group to attend a Go4Life Games Day Wednesday 27th February 2019  11am – 2pm in Newcastle Community Centre.

Tea, Coffee and Registration 10.30am, light lunch 1pm. Out of the games day four players from each of ten groups will play three different games with a view to forming a County Team to attend the National

Games Day Saturday 8th June 2019 in DCU RSVP. Contact Denise at Wicklow Local Sports Partnership on 0404-20100 or text Valerie 087 6319667 before Thursday 21st February.

Angelic Workshops 2019

There will be three workshops in the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh with the first on the 24th of February (Meet Your Guardian Angel), 14th of April (Angels and Crystals), the last workshop takes place 19th May (A Rainbow Day with the Angels). For information and to book a place call 087 904 8146.