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Leg-waxing in Ballymoe Keep Saturday night 21st June free! A leg waxing event will be held in Eileen’s Lounge, Ballymoe to raise funds for the purchase of defibrillators for Ballymoe and surrounding areas. Three well-known local characters will be ‘targeted’ on the night! Further details later. In aid of Peru Fund  Glenamaddy is hosting a fund raising event to donate seating for a newly built church in a shanty town in Lima where Sr. Gemma Cunningham from Derrymore has worked for the last 22 years. Lucan Dramatic Society has generously agreed to stage their production of ‘Happy Birthday Dear Alice’ in the Town Hall, Glenamaddy, on Saturday, May 24th at 8.30 pm. Tickets €€12. Booking at Donnie Keaveny’s or donation to Peru Fund c/o Donnie Keaveny. Race night in aid of Mellon Township Trust A race night in aid of the Niall Mellon Township Trust will take place in Clarke’s Bar, Lanesboro on Friday 23rd May. First race at 9.30 pm sharp. Please support this worthy cause. All welcome. For more details, contact Helen Kelly, (086) 0809377. Busy Fingers in Rooskey Popular local band Busy Fingers will be the stars at next Sunday night’s dancing in the Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey. On the night they will perform all their greatest hits including ‘The Joyce Country Céilí Band’ and many others. Get yourself along to the Shannon Key West Hotel in Rooskey on Sunday night for dancing from 10 pm. Top singer and harpist for Donamon concert  International singer and harpist Annette Griffin is performing in the Divine Word Church, Donamon on Wednesday evening, June 4th at 8 pm. She will be joined by special guest Patrick Feeney. Tickets available at Donamon Castle, Eight Til Late, Roscommon and Gleeson’s, Roscommon. Further enquiries from 090-6662222.  Table Quiz in Doorly’s pub  The Goff Street/Athlone Road Residents and Business Association will hold a Table Quiz in Doorly’s Pub, Goff Street on Thursday 22nd May.    A great night’s entertainment is assured. All are welcome.