Come to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Athlone!

New Horizon and Shannon Academy¬†would like to invite you to celebrate St. Patrick’s day with us. Come to the parade in Athlone on Saturday 16th March!

Free bus as follows:

  • 10:30 Temple Accommodation Unit
  • 11:15 Athlone¬†Accommodation Unit

The parade is great fun with music and all sorts of exhibitions.

Bus returns after the parade.

Bring:

  • Traditional dress (if you have it!)
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Rain gear and warm clothes (It has been known to rain on St. Patrick’s Day!)
  • Push chairs or prams if necessary

All welcome!

Voter Registration Day

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Did you know you can vote in local elections?

In May 2019 there will be local elections across Ireland to elect public representatives to City and County Councils. Every resident in Ireland regardless of their nationality can vote in the local elections.

Information and voter registration sessions will be held on Tuesday 12th March as follows:

  • 10:30 Community Hall Athlone Accommodation Unit
  • 13:30 Meeting room Temple Accommodation Unit

Do you know that you are entitled to vote in the local elections?

In May 2019 there will be local elections across Ireland to elect public representatives to City and County Councils.

Every resident in Ireland regardless of their nationality can vote in the local elections in May. Also every resident in Ireland regardless of their nationality can run as a candidate in the local elections in May.

However in order to be eligible to vote your name needs to be added to the electoral register. Are you registered? See Check the register

See the Immigrant Council of Ireland’s “Register, Vote, Run” campaign.

 

 

Book Sale in Athlone Institute of Technology

 

Second hand book sale in AIT , main reception on Tuesday, March 12.

From 10 am to 2 pm .

This is to raise money for the kids party next xmas.

If you have books to donate that would be great. Also could do  with some helpers on the day.

Kind regards,

Theresa