20th of September 2023

15 September 2023

 

 Bridge Lessons

Will commence on Thursday 5th October in Mohill Library from 11am to 1pm also Cloone Community Centre Thursday 5th October 7.30pm for 2 hours.  For more information phone Mary Brady 086 3093800.

 

Scouts

1st Leitrim Scouts are now enrolling:   Cubs (age 8-11 years) and Scouts (age 12-15 years).    New and existing members are welcome.  We will be starting our program in October (days and times will vary), activities will include hiking, camping, kayaking, basic first aid, map reading & survival skills, treasure trails, games, guest speakers, educational visits and much more. Please enrol before 30th Sept by email 1stleitrimscouts@yahoo.com or text/whatsapp (0872888805) or call into the Den on Thurs 21st Sept at 8pm.  Please include the child's name and age as well as a contact number and one of our Scouters will contact you with further details.  If you or anyone you know is interested in getting involved as an adult leader please contact us for details.

 

Blazers Basketball Registeration Night  will take place Tuesday 19th september 2023 in the Sports Complex Ballinamore.

7-8pm for existing and new members.

 

U10 BORN 2014/15

U12 BORN 2012/13

U14 BORN 2010/11

U16 BORN 2008/09

U14 BORN 2010/11

Message Jenny 087 7665200 or Sheila 087 6527815.

 

CORLOUGH ICA: 

are celebrating their 50th Anniversary on 15th Oct. at 5pm. in the Slieve Russell Hotel. We are inviting past members to join us. Please contact current members or Laura on 087 413 7452 if you wish to attend before the end of September.

 

Singing Together 

is a great way to build community, lift spirits and make friends. Sing Together with Sarah is an opportunity to do this. Everyone is welcome (over 12s - 1132!) and you don’t need to have ANY experience with singing. Session is facilitated by Sarah Garden, trained in inclusive group singing as well as a professional, qualified, self employed musician. We will sing songs from all around the world and in every genre. Monthly drop-ins start at the Island Theatre Community Hall, Ballinamore, Saturday 23rd September 11-12.30pm with refreshments afterwards. Pay as you can €5/€10/€15. The Following dates are 23rd Sept, 21st Oct, 18th Nov, 16th December. Contact Sarah on 0877620523 or sarah@sarahgarden.ie for more information.

BALLINAMORE & DRUMREILLY LOWER PARISH NEWSLETTER

21st Sep St  Matthew Apostle & Evangelist 23rd Sep St Eunan & St Pius of Pietrelcina (Padre Pio) Next Sunday World Day of Prayer for Migrants & Refugees 
Office Phone:  071 9644039 

 

KILMORE APOSTOLIC SOCIETY CENTENARY: an official display opens in the museum in Ballyjamesduff from Thurs Oct. 5th at 7 30pm and will remain on display throughout October. Honorary Membership is due, donations to Maura Mulvey 087 6486967, please. All donations assist our missionaries throughout the world and need our help. 

 

EVENING OF PRAYER AND HEALING: Fr Gerry Campbell will offer up mass and prayers for intergenerational healing on Thursday 21st September in the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre. Confessions from 6.30pm, Rosary at 7pm with the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass at 7 30pm. All welcome

 

ANNAGH PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL – BELTURBET, DRUMALEE & REDHILLS: will mark the Golden Jubilee of Fr. John Mc Tiernan's Ordination with a Special Mass of Thanksgiving 7 pm Friday, 22nd September, in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Belturbet. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the Seven Horseshoes. Friends, Colleagues & Acquaintances are cordially invited.


BRENDAN RODGERS blessing with the RELIC OF ST PADRE PIO: This will be a walk-through blessing, Wed  20th September 2pm -9pm A75 AW74 Doohamlet, Co Monaghan All Welcome, enquiries at 087 455 4988

 

AUGHNASHEELIN HALL Social Dancing classes with Rena Bannon resume Wed 13th  Sept. 8.30 pm. All  welcome.

 

AUGHNASHEELIN COFFEE MORNING  hosted by Monica Ward in Aughnasheelin Community Centre on Sat 30th  September from 11.30am to 2pm. Everyone is welcome. All money raised goes directly to North West Hospice, Sligo

CORRALEEHAN NORTH WEST HOSPICE COFFEE MORNING: hosted by Mary McGovern, Drumderg Thurs 21st 10am (all day), drop in for a Chat and a Cuppa, and a small donation to NW Hospice Sligo would be appreciated.  

 

IRISH MUSIC CLASSES FOR TIN WHISTLE AND FLUTE: classes for both tin whistle and flute will resume in the Seán O’Heslin’s GAA club Fri. 29th September @ 7pm weekly. For information by call 087 6821566 after 5pm

PUBLIC TALKS “Building Peace – Putting Yourself in each other’s Shoes” Thurs 5th October, 7 to 9pm in The Island Theatre. A unique cross border/cross community initiative, where some key people, Victim, State, Republican, and Loyalist will talk about their views on the Troubles and subsequent Peace Process. FREE EVENT organised by Better Together–Níos Fearr Le Chéile Peace Project, Ballinamore, funded by the International Fund for Ireland.

 

ISLAND THEATRE BALLINAMORE events this autumn/winter: A WEE TAP - Culture night ‘23 - 22nd September. ANNE GILDEA: 14th October. THE DON TIDEY AFFAIR: THE KIDNAPPING - book launch - 20th October. JOE THE MAGICIAN: - 29th October. GREATEST 80s 25th November, THE BJORN IDENTITY - tribute to ABBA in concert 9th December 2023. Bookings on www.islandtheatre.ie or at Ballinamore Tourist Office or phone 071 964 4513

 

GARDENING COURSES STARTING IN BALLINAMORE ETB CENTRE: 

QQi Level 4 Plant Identification every Wednesday from 10am-2pm. QQi Level 3 Garden Planning every Thursday from 10am-2pm. Both courses are free to everyone over 18. To register call or just call up to Seamus 087 916 8087.

 

BALLINAMORE LIBRARY OFFERS ONE-TO-ONE DIGITAL SUPPORT: to adults on their own devices - iPads, smartphones, tablets, and laptops. This service is free with experienced friendly tutors, and will assist people to overcome issues they are facing using digital technology. To obtain more information about the project call 071 964 5566, or email ballinamorelibrary@leitrimcoco.ie to book a class or call into the library for a chat with a member of staff.

 

SEAN O’HESLINS-CÁIRDE CEANNABO 2023: Well done to the winners of the Club Cáirde draw, 1st - €500 Derek Ryan London, 2nd - €200 Daniel Hughes, 3rd - €100 Shane McWeeney, 4th - €100 Philip Murphy Snr, and 5th - €100 Michael Quinn. Special thanks to buyers and sellers. Up Ceannabó! 

 

SCÓR: Leitrim Senior Scór takes place Fri 6th Oct in Leitrim Village Community Centre. Quiz 7:30 pm & Stage acts 8:30pm. Entries Closing Date 2nd October 


TEMPLEPORT DAY CENTRE: re opens on Wed. next Sep. 13th.  Usual transport arrangements. New members welcome. Please contact Kathleen 087 7921683 or Anne 087 285 7471. Looking forward to seeing you all again.

 

ACTIVE ADULTS 50+ AEROBICS: Cavan Sports Partnership are holding a gentle Aerobics Class Wed 4th Oct. 8pm. in Corlough Community Centre for 6 weeks. Cost 6 weeks is €25, register http://www.evenbrite.ie/aerobics/corlough.

 

LINE DANCING CLASSES: We are delighted to welcome back John & Julie to hold Line Dancing classes in Corlough Community Centre at 8pm. on Tuesday 3rd, 10th, (not 17th), 24th & 31st October. Also 7th, 14th, (not 21st), and 28th November - so 7 weeks in total. Cost: €7 Adult and €4 under 18's who must be accompanied by an adult.

 

ALONE volunteers required: ALONE are looking for people to volunteer on their befriending program or telephone services, Mark McCollum - Volunteer Support Officer, would give a brief presentation on the work of ALONE to community groups. He can be contacted on 086 169 3024 or the Donegal Office: 074 932 1598 or you can begin your volunteering journey with ALONE via the website - https://alone.ie/volunteer/ National Support Line: 0818 222 024

 

FREE QQi LEVEL 5 HEALTH NUTRITION & FOOD SCIENCE full-time Adult Education course starting at the  Further Education and Training Centre, Drumshanbo, located in the Enterprise Centre on the Hilly Road, this September 2023, For more information please go to www.fetchcourses.ie  www.vtosleitrim.ie Facebook and Twitter @VTOSLeitrim, email Seán Bailey at seanbailey@msletb.ie or call on 086-0624200

 

MOHILL COMPUTER TRAINING (SEPTEMBER 2023) An opportunity to upskill, gain employment or access third level education with our full time QQI Level 5 and a part time QQI Level 4 computer courses. You may be entitled to a training allowance. ↑ 390 CAO points for our F/T course. Call 071 9632024 or email margaret@mct.ie for information.

 

CAREER IN CARING FOR THE ELDERLY: Home Instead are always looking to recruit Caregivers. Whether you can work a couple of hours a week or want to work full time, we would like to hear from you. Experience and FETAC/QQI level 5 qualification in healthcare is an advantage but not compulsory as training is provided. Please contact Seyi or Ciara on (071) 9317051 or recruitment-admin.sligo@homeinstead.ie.for more information.

 

Better Together

Celebratory event – Friday 24th Nov – All welcome for an evening of celebration and recognition of the achievements of the ‘Better Together – Níos Fearr Le Chéile Peace Impact Programme 2022 – 2024’ A celebratory evening in tribute to the accomplishments and achievements realised by the project and it’s participants over the past 2 years. The evening will be an insightful experience, showcasing the journeys, efforts and contributions from all involved. Refreshments will be served throughout the evening, and will run from 3pm – 7pm in the Island Theatre, Ballinamore. For more information please call 087 383 5513

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