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Laragh Glendalough Notes Week Beg 13th Mar 2023



Wanted-Historic Photos of Laragh

Phase One of the Laragh Heritage Trail. We are looking for historic photos for a number of sites and buildings around Laragh and any people associated with these locations. We intend to launch a website to accompany the trail with detailed historic information and photos.

If you have any relevant photos we can borrow to add to a digital photo archive of Laragh, we would love to hear from you. We will scan and return your original prints. Contact eoin.reilly@gmal.com. Sites of interest are the Green road, Military Road, Bookies Bridge, Derrybawn Bridge, Laragh Bridge, Herringbone Wall, Derrybawn House, Laragh Castle, RIC Barracks, Presbytery, Laragh School, St.Kevins School, St.Johns and St.Kevin’s Church, Laragh Mill, Mass Path, Priest’s Spout and Croppie’s Grave.


Knock Pilgrimage- Divine Mercy Sunday

There will be a pilgrimage to Knock on Sunday 16th April 2023.

Leaving Rathdrum square at 7.30am, via Moneystown, Roundwood Church at 8am.Cost is

€80 pp including breakfast, dinner and bus all money to be paid by 10th April. To Book Contact Susan O’Neill at 087 627 3032.


Brockagh Resource Centre

Why not checkout our new website which has a very interactive user space and simple navigation with a mobile friendly interface. Our Digital Hub workspace can be booked through our website. You can also subscribe to our latest news and updates. You can contact us at www.brockaghresourcecentre.ie or phone us at 0404 45600(Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm).


Thank you to everyone who donated to our Scrap Collection last week. Did you know we also have a clothes recycling bank plus a bottle and drinks can recycling bank at the back of our building?


Yoga Classes With Louise

Vinyasa Yoga at 10am to 11.20am

The practice will provide gentle stretching, improved strength and flexibility, as well as help students to find balance and calm in everyday life.

Chair Yoga at 11.30am to 12.30pm

Chair Yoga is suitable for those who find a regular yoga class too strenuous, are recovering from injury or illness or are generally less active and mobile. Call Louise on 087-6032202. Booking is essential.


Laragh Badminton Club

Badminton classes are in the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh with Monday evenings: Adults 7.30-9.30pm. Thursdays Evenings: Juniors 4th class beginners 6-7pm, 5-6th class & 1st year secondary school 7-8pm, Teenagers 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th year Secondary School Classes 8-9pm. Contact Phil Curley 0404 45175/087 2067607 Or Gosia Ward 087 063 8898. Small club fee for the year applies for participation. All are welcome.


AA Meetings (Ongoing)

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


Zumba Class

Come and join the Zumba class in the Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh each Wednesday from 7pm to 7.45pm. Walk in class, no need to book. Contact details are 086- 825- 6775, elevationdance@gmail.com.


Crafty Crafters

Crafty Crafters will be starting back on Wednesday, April 12th for six weeks. Join fellow minded crafts people in our dedicated room and share ideas with each other about knitting, art, jewellery making or whatever you want to bring along when you attend. Brockagh Resource Centre, Laragh from 11am to 1pm. A fee of €5 per morning (refreshments included). If you have any questions call us at 0404 45600 or email us at brockaghoffice@gmail.com.

Brockagh Digital Hub New Rates 2023

We have a mixture of Hot Desks, Dedicated (Weekly/Monthly) Desks, Pod and Meeting rooms available with High Speed Broadband Connection. Our shared working space is located in the the heart of county Wicklow with panoramic views of the stunning Glendalough Valley. Free parking, free tea/coffee facilities and lift access. To avail of the discounted rates you must pre-book your desk through brockaghhub@gmail.com only. Daily Rate €15, half day rate €10, weekly rate €60, monthly rate €199. We also have a special student rate of €10 day rate or half day rate €5. Register now as a Member on our connectedhubs.ie site.. We are waiting to see if they are renewing the voucher scheme. All bookings to be made through either connectedhubs.ie or for discounts email brockaghhub@gmail.com. Mon-Fri, 9am to 5pm.







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