2010:  Lions  charity & social evening in support of

Saplings School for Children with Autism. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Venue: Newbridge Greyhound Stadium. Saturday 24th April 2010. 7.30pm.

 

 

Track Entry (includes Raffle) Tickets are 10 Euros each.  Please note: Entry Tickets must be purchased beforehand in advance from the Lions Club or from a Saplings School organiser for the School to benefit.  Please try to buy your entry Tickets from a Member of Saplings School or the Lions Club to maximise the benefit for the Children of Saplings school.

      

If you would like to buy entrance Tickets to this event, sponsor a dog race or to support us by placing an corporate advert in the race card, please send an e-mail with your contact details to  TOM.BRODERICK@MAHERBRODERICK.IE  (087 6377490)  or contact one of our Lions Club event organisers.

 

Saplings School Event:  Project Committee. Tickets are available from.

 

John Delaney 045-431011

Tom Broderick 087-6377490

Adrian Ryan 086-2629355

Eddie Harty  087-2347485

 

 

Alternatively you may wish to make a donation to the event.  All support is greatly appreciated.

Sponsor a Race Costs : 400 Euros.

Advertising in the race Card:    Half Page   250:   Full page    400:        Quarter Page 125:

We appreciate any help you can offer us to support this event.

 

 

Dinner Ticket Option. 

50 Euros per Seat:  Price includes Stadium Entry, Dinner, and entry to the Raffle.

 

 

Please book early to reserve your Dinner seats.

 

SAMPLE PANORAMIC RESTAURANT MENU
 

House salad served with Parmesan shavings, drizzled with a garlic dressing
Homemade Soup of The Day
Home made Chicken Liver & Smoked Bacon Pate with Port & Cumberland Sauce
Deep fried Brie with spiced Apple chutney
Assortment of homemade scones
 

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Catch of the day (please ask your server)
Half Honey Roast Duck served with orange sauce & Apricot & Hazelnut Stuffing
Honey and Thyme glazed Supreme of Chicken with mustard dressing
T-Bone steak cooked to your liking served with pepper sauce €10 supplement
Braised Lamb Shank on a bed of Winter Roasted Vegetables
Served with Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables
 

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Lemon & Lime Bavarois
Warm Chocolate Fudge Cake & Brandy Cream
Bailey’s Cheesecake
Dried Apple Crumble
Side Orders: Chips, Potatoes & Vegetables €3.50 Per Portion
 

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Tea or Coffee

 

 

 

Newbridge Greyhound Stadium Location.

 

 

Some Information about Saplings School.    From    www.saplings.org

"A young Sapling properly nurtured can grow into a strong tree "

Welcome to Saplings
Saplings Ltd is an independent, not for profit, public interest Company with charity status. Established originally through the energy and commitment of a small group of parents and professionals in the Kildare area, Saplings has since developed to provide educational services to 84 pupils between Dublin, Kildare, Kilkenny, Carlow and Westmeath.

 

Mission Statement
To support individuals with a diagnosis of autism and their families; assisting them to achieve their full potential and participate in their family and community life, through the provision of holistic evidence based services, celebrating each individuals dignity, uniqueness and right to an optimal education.

Value statements

  • Children with autism and their families are our most valued assets and essential participants with a shared responsibility in fulfilling our mission.
  • The quality motivation and performance of our staff are the key factors in achieving success for people with autism.
  • We are committed to the highest quality ethics and integrity of our services.
Saplings schools currently provide places for 84 children in the Greater Leinster area, but demand for places is such that existing facilities have surpassed their current capacity.
Therefore Saplings is currently undertaking a strategic review of how we currently manage our waiting lists and make provision to respond to need in the future.
Saplings Ltd will update this website with developments in this area.

School Contacts
Saplings currently provide education services to 84 children with a specific diagnosis of autism, in five schools throughout the greater Leinster area.

What is autism?
Autism is a lifelong developmental disability that affects the way a person communicates and relates to people around them. People with autism have difficulties with everyday social interaction.

What is Asperger syndrome?
Asperger syndrome is a form of autism, a condition that affects the way a person communicates and relates to others. People with Asperger syndrome may find difficulty in social relationships and in communicating, and limitations in social imagination and creative play.

Causes, treatment and research
For further information on the possible causes of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs); the various approaches, therapies and interventions available for the management of ASDs; current research into the field please feel free to contact any of our schools directly or email us on info@saplings.org.

Diagnosis
For additional information on getting a diagnosis, how a diagnosis could help you, what happens after a diagnosis plus information on help, welfare and benefits you may be entitled to please contact any of our schools or email us on info@saplings.org.

Education
For further information on the education services we provide: from pre-school to Fe and HE; transition planning; bullying; exclusion; getting the help your child needs, please contact us at info@saplings.org.

Regarding any of the above information Please contact us to see if we can be of assistance.

Saplings Schools

Saplings schools currently provide places for 84 children in the Greater Leinster area, but demand for places is such that existing facilities have surpassed their current capacity. Therefore Saplings is currently undertaking a strategic review of how we currently manage our waiting lists and make provision to respond to need in the future.
Saplings Ltd will update this website with developments in this area.

School Contacts
Saplings currently provide education services to 84 children with a specific diagnosis of autism, in five schools throughout the greater Leinster area.

 

SAPLINGS CARLOW
The Laurel's Barn
Church Road
Graiguecullen
Co.Carlow
Chairperson: Janet Duminy
Director: Carrie McMillan
Chairman: Janet Duminy
Secretary:
E-mail: Yvonne.abbey@saplings.org
carlow@saplings.org
SAPLINGS RATHFARNHAM
St. Mary’s Convent
Ballyboden Crescent
Rathfarnham
Dublin 16
Chairperson: Niall Hade
Director: Aisling Ardiff
Chairman: Niall Hade
Secretary:
E-mail: ann.maloney@saplings.org
SAPLINGS KILDARE
Kilwarden,
Kill,
Co.Kildare
Chairperson: Peter Byrne
Director: Wendi McDermott
Chairman: Peter Byrne
Secretary:
E-mail: anne.sammon@saplings.org
saplings@eircom.net
SAPLINGS WESTMEATH
Oaklawns,
Mullingar,
Co. Westmeath
Chairperson: Jude Lagan
Director: Katrina Duffy
Chairman: Jude Lagan
Secretary:
E-mail: trish.hogan@saplings.org
SAPLINGS KILKENNY
Goresbridge
Co.Kilkenny
Chairperson: Mairead Ryan
Director: Maeve Bracken
Chairman: Mairead Ryan
Secretary:
E-mail: saplingsgoresbridge@hotmail.com
(Antoinette)
 

 

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