18th of January 2023

18 January 2023


Aughawillan Monthly Whist Drive Results:


1st Lady – Eileen Wrynn

2nd Lady – Monica Sharpley

3rd Lady – Shirley Pratt

½ time  - Mary Flynn

1st Gent – Brian McGlade

2nd Brian Pratt

3rd Gent – Margaret Johnston

½ time Francis Kelleher

Hatcher Seamus O’Reilly

Lowest score Myrtle Neill


Ann Gorby

Berni McGovern

Con O’Gorman

Result of Mohill Bridge


Joint first

Helen (sometime known as Ruth) Rutter & Bella Wrynn

Sean Creamer & Ruth Creamer

2nd Pat & John Byrne

3rd Peg Beirne & Margaret Nelis

Bridge is played every Wednesday in Casey’s Bar in Mohill.  Bridge players are always welcome


15th January ‘23 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time-18th-25th Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Feast Days:  today St Ita, 17th Jan St Anthony-Abbot, and 21st Jan St Agnes

Office Phone:  071 9644039 

Office is closed this week  

Email: ballinamore@kilmorediocese.ie 

Website: ballinamoreparish.com

Fr. Seán Mawn P.P. (Home) 071 96 81992 Mobile 087 686 9040

Fr. Johnnie Cusack C.C.        Mobile 087 240 8409   

Fr. John Mc Mahon 049-4339610 Mob. 086-2126582 (Carrigallen)
B’more St. Patrick’s Church: Sat, Sun 11am, Mon & Wed 7pm, Tues, Thurs & Fri 9 am. 


Ballinamore Comhaltas Monthly Session – 

All welcome to the first session of 2023 on Sunday 22nd January.  Led by the Reynolds Family and friends in The Island Theatre 6.00 -7.00 (beginners) 7.00 - 8.00 (Intermediate / advanced).  All musical levels and abilities are welcome. *Parents or guardians must accompany children.  Further information call 087-762-0523.

ATHLETIC CLUB: Club training continues 7pm on Tuesdays on St Felim’s Pitch.   


AUGHNASHEELIN NS-ST MARY’S 50 YEAR REUNION: Are looking for photos for inclusion in a commemorative book to mark the school’s history over the last 50 years.  Photos of past pupils, their families, events at the school etc are all welcome. Items can be left into the school or emailed aughnasheelin50years@gmail.com. Many Thanks.


AUGHNASHEELIN SOCIAL DANCING CLASSES CONTINE: with Rina Bannon, Wednesdays at 8 pm all welcome..

BALLINAMORE TODDLER GROUP: Thurs 10am-11.30 am in the Island Theatre. All caring for babies/toddlers welcome. €2 per child. Call in for a cuppa and a chat. For more info 071 96 31253 or text/WhatsApp 086 6035977.


BALLINAMORE LIBRARY/RHYME TIME: for Toddlers & Accompanying Adults in the Library, Weds at 11am. 



Thurs. 11.30-12 pm in the Island Theatre Ballinamore offering support with housing, social welfare, education & training, senior alert forms, counselling services, activities for children, and support with parenting, and other personal development. Telephone 071 96 31253 or text/WhatsApp 086 6035977.

WANT TO IMPROVE YOUR IRISH? Free Irish Conversation classes (Ciorcal Comhrá) in Ballinamore Library on Tuesdays at 8.00pm. Ring or text 087 6821566 to book a place. Beidh Fáilte Romhat. 


THINKING OF A NEW YEARS RESOLUTION? BALLINAMORE OLD TEC- MSLETB GARDEN CLASSES Weds.  Garden Planning, Level 3 QQI; Thurs. Food Growing, Level 4 QQI in the Old Vocational School/ETB Building, 10am – 2pm. All welcome, just call in. PHOTOGRAPHY & COOKERY CLASSES to start in the Old Vocational School/ETB Building. If interested in these Classes, call Martina or John in Ballinamore Tourist Office 071 964 4513 to book your place. MSLETB TRAINING: Computer Classes Level 3 & 4 are to commence in Ballinamore Enterprise Centre on the Willowfield Road. Please ring Martina or John in Ballinamore Tourist Office 071 964 4513 to reserve a place. 

DIGGES BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION: Introduction to Beekeeping 4 sessions (Jan – Feb) and Beginners Course (Feb-May) for more information please call Kathleen on 086 380 2292 or email diggesbka@gmail.com


BALLINAMORE SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL: donations to SVP account in Ballinamore Credit Union BIC: BLRUIE21 and IBAN: IE49BLRU99224009342021, or the Credit Union to Acc No 9320380, all support is much appreciated. 



BALLINAMORE SEÁN O’HESLIN’S ANNUAL NEW YEAR’S DRAW: January draw tickets are on sale now from club members, and Revolute by contacting Michael on 086 390 6791. Your support is greatly appreciated. Tickets are priced at €20 each, or 3 for €50. We have 12 prizes up for grabs; 1st Prize of €4000, 2nd Prize of €1000 and 10 Prizes of €100 each. AGM: Our annual AGM will take place on the 28th January. 



resume Wed 11th Jan with Rena Bannon 8pm in Aughnasheelin Community Centre.


Social Dance in Aughnasheelin Community Centre on Friday 20th January with the music being provided by the fantastic Eamon Jackson. A night not to be missed.



Aughnasheelin GAA Dinner Dance, Landmark Hotel 25th February ‘23, more info to follow.


Leitrim County Council Hedge Cutting Grant Scheme, encourages the cutting of roadside hedges/trees along the Public Road Network up to Jan 31st 2023.Application forms and full details of the Terms & Conditions are available as follows: Telephone: 071 9620005 Ext: 630 Email: roads@leitrimcoco.ie

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