SYMPATHY: We extend our deepest sympathy to Mrs. Eileen Gallagher; Congress Terrace on the recent death of her sister Sheila McCullough, Plumbridge, Co.Tyrone. Funeral took place in Tyrone on 28th February last. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam.
ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE: The Annual St.Patrick’s Day Parade begins at 4.15pm from the Carrick Road. There will be live music on the Main St from 3.45pm.
COMMUNITY ALERT: A meeting is scheduled to take place at 8 00pm on Thursday of next week the 21st March 2013 in Aras Padraig in Drumshanbo with a view to re establishing the concept of Community Alert and Neighbourhood Watch in Drumshanbo and the surrounding areas, Supt Furlong from Manorhamilton Garda Station will attend the meeting and the Crime Prevention Officer for the Sligo/Leitrim Garda Division will give a presentation on Crime Prevention. Ms Vanessa Clarke from Muintir na Tire will also attend. It is important that people attend the meeting particularly those who have an interest in being co coordinators in their local areas.
LEITRIM GAA SUPORTERS: There are still a number of Leitrim Supporters tickets available at €40 each. Funds raised goes to support the Leitrim county teams from Under 16 to Senior. Tickets may be purchased from John Joe Cullen, Paschal Mooney or Sean Wynne.
FLEADH CEOIL: Would all intending competitors /grúpaí cheoil/ Céili bands, duets, trios , singers and dancers please note the closing date for Fleadh Cheoil Liatroma in Ballinamore on April 26th, 27 the ,28 the is fast approaching .The closing date for Entries is March 25th (Holy Thursday) Please call/text Maura Murphy, Co. Sec. Leitrim Comhaltas on 087 2992449 for Entry Forms or download Forms on http/www.comhaltas.ie and forward to Maura Murphy, Co. Sec. Leitrim Comhaltas, The Snug , Leitrim Village or to Lorraine Sweeney, Co, Fleadh Sec .,Ballintogher, Co. Sligo. It is vital to have all entries in by closing date ,and we would much appreciate your co-operation in doing so.Lá Le Padraig fé shona daoibh go léir sa Chomhaltas Ceoltóirí- bain sult agus aoibhneas as an bhFéile Náisiúnta ar an Domhnach le ceol, amhrain agus damhsa na nGael.
IRISH HEART COLLECTION: Thanks to all the Collectors who helped in the recent Irish Heart Foundation Church Gate Collection. They are: Sean Nolan, Michael Mcloughlin, John Joe Cullen, Michael Raftery, Sean Kielty and Sean Logan. The amount collected was €751.Sincere thanks also to those who contributed.
GOSPEL CHOIR: The Gospel Choir from Virginia Co. Cavan will perform a wonderful concert in St. Mary’s Church Killenummery on Palm Sunday March 24th at 7pm. This performance will mark the beginning of Holy Week, and will be a lovely start to the Ceremonies during the Holiest week of the year. The Gospel Choir from Virginia Co. Cavan performed on the popular show “Ireland got Talent” and did very well during the series. There will be a donation of one’s choice at the entrance to the performance, and all the proceeds will go directly to the Hospice in Sligo. The Hospice need to raise much money every year, and this will be our contribution to this very worthy cause, as well as enjoying a great night’s entertainment.
EASTER CAMP: The Bo Peep Kidz Easter Camp runs from March 25th to 28th and from April 2nnd to 5th.For further details contact 9641987.
EVENING CLASSES: Drumshanbo VS are holding the following Classes: Cake Decorating, Pilates, Beginners French and various computer Classes. Contact 9640440.
COMPUTER CLASS: Drumshanbo Library are hosting a free beginner Computer Class within the next two weeks. Limited places available. Contact 9641258 for further details.
SENIOR CITIZENS: Senior Citizens will meet on this afternoon (Wednesday) at 2pm in Áras Phádraig for the weekly chat and a cuppa. New members always welcome.
25CARD DRIVE: The popular Allen Gaels 25 card Drive continues every Sunday evening in the Clubhouse at 8.30.Everybody welcome .Refreshments served.
ITEMS FOR NOTES: If you wish to have any item included, please hand in to Paschal Mooney Carrick Road or email: firstname.lastname@example.org No later than Sunday evening of that week’s, issue...