This upcoming weekend in Laois is filled with events and will definitely shake off the last of that January slump!
FRIDAY 26 JANUARY
Portarlington Dinner Dance
Portlarlington GAA are holding their Dinner Dance in the Heritage Hotel, Killenard. The night will celebrate their championship winning Minor and U-21 teams.
Ballyfin Vintage club table quiz
Ballyfin Vintage and Veterans club are holding their annual table quiz in the Deadmans Inn, Ballyfin at 8.30pm.
Tommy Fleming concert in Portlaoise
Renowned musician Tommy Fleming is taking to the stage in the Midlands Park Hotel at 8pm.
Junior bookclub will meet in Portlaoise library at 3.30pm. To book call 057 8622333.
Mountmellick table quiz
A table quiz will be held in the Druid Inn in aid of the Mountmellick Drama Festival at 9pm.
Mountrath Ladies Football
Mountrath ladies football are holding their registration night in St Fintan’s GAA clubhouse.
SATURDAY 27 JANUARY
The Portlaoise Panto are performing their closing night of ‘Beauty and the Beast’ in the Dunamaise Theatre.
Mountmellick Social Dance
The monthly social dance is in Owenass Hall from 9.30pm to 12.30pm. Music will be performed by Checkers.
Mountmellick Junior Chess club
The next meeting of Mountmellick Junior Chess club is in Mountmellick library at 10.30am. Available for ages 7-13 and a basic knowledge of chess is required.
Mountrath Youth Theatre
Mountrath Youth Theatre meet on Saturdays in the METAC training centre on the Portlaoise road at 11am. For more information call Lillian on 087 7733050.
SUNDAY 28 JANUARY
Camross GAA Auction
Camross GAA are holding their club auction at Derrynaseera GAA at 2pm.
Stradbally Social Services Christmas dinner
Stradbally Social Services are holding their Christmas Dinner Party today. The bus is leaving outside St Joseph’s Hall at 12.15pm to the Abbeyleix Manor Hotel.