Quick update on what is happening.
- POSTER TO PRINT OFF: Bandon Loves leprechauns poster
- VOLUNTEERS are needed on St Patrick’s Day to act as stewards and to take registrations. Ger Fitzgerald would be grateful for any assistance in this so that there will be no unnecessary waiting or queuing. Please let me know as soon as possible if any of you are available for this, supply your name and phone number for contact. Meeting will take place in Munster Arms Hotel Mon night at 8pm to finalize plans so you should also attend that.
- VOLUNTEERS are also needed for another Leprechaun Sweatshop taking place tomorrow Thursday 8th March at Munster Arms Hotel from7pm.
- LEPRECHAUN OUTFITS – Creative U have children’s felt waistcoats complete with buckles for €3.50. They also stock large rolls of green felt, rolls of yellow felt will be in stock in a couple of days. They have sheets of metallic paper for those wanting to make buckles.
- HATS (€2) have come in to Kevin O’Leary Centra but are selling out very quickly, get yours asap. They’re also available in Bandon Office Supplies. Also available in Scannells Pharmacy and Riverview Pharmacy from tomorrow. Hats and other items available in Price Savers.
- BALLOONS are still available in Warren Allen Collections on MacSwiney Quay, please collect when you get a chance.
- SORRENTO BANDON are painting their premises for St Patrick’s Day, when the TV cameras will be panning onto the street!!!! (we hope). Check out their facebook page (Sorrento Bandon), they’re giving a bottle of wine to the first person to guess the correct paint colour! They’re also offering every Leprechaun on St Patrick’s Day a free soft drink with every meal, great idea.
- ST PATRICK’S DAY WINDOW DISPLAY. A special competition is being run by Kellehers Hardware for the very best window display. Photos will be taken over the coming 10 days and will be judged with precision! Or else please email your own photo’s email@example.com to be in with a chance to win a surprise prize! Also check out Kellehers facebook page (Kellehers Hardware Bandon) where they will keep us updated.
- ST PATRICK’S DAY IN BANDON FACEBOOK page is being updated regularly with any new info, keep checking in for details.
- Hurley Opticians: ST PATRICKS DAY COMPETITION. Identify the 2 famous Disney characters dressed as leprechauns and be in with a chance to win 1 of 3 copies of the Guinness Book of Records. HOW TO ENTER: Write your answer along with your name and phone number on a piece of paper and drop it into the shop or through the letter box. Winners will be notified on Tuesday 20th March
- Links for green drinks for St Patrick’s Day: GREEN DRINKS FOR ST PATRICKS DAY (Click to display)
- Bandon Rotary Club will host its annual Daffodil day Breakfast Morning again this year. It will be held on Friday 23rd March at 8am in the Munster Arms Hotel. All funds raised go directly to the Irish Cancer Society. The Irish Cancer Society is the national charity dedicated to preventing cancer, saving lives from cancer and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer through patient care, research and education.
Tickets will cost €20 and are available from any of the members of Bandon Rotary or by contacting 023-8844599.