Edgeworthstown notes



Corr: Edgew District Development Assoc Ltd. Tel: 043 66 71801 E-mail: edgelocdev@eircom.net


Irish Sign Language course will be available in Drumshanbo Vocational School. Irish Sign Language is the first language of the Irish Deaf Community, and is an important part of Deaf Culture. This is a great opportunity for students who wish to do Gasice Awards, working as SNA, Doctors/nurses especially the important of communicating with Deaf patients or anyone  that want to learn for fun. Date and time to be confirmed. To secure a places contact Mr. Aidian Mc Keon at the school 071 9640440. 

Open Evening

Open Evening and Enrolment - Ardscoil Phadraig, Granard Parents of sixth class students are invited to attend our Open evening on Thursday, 15th October 2015 from 7-9pm. Pupils and parents can view the excellent school facilities, meet students and staff and see the achievements, work and the success of our students first hand. Parents/guardians are invited to enrol their children in the school on the night.

Horticulture Class

Horticulture Class (Propagation of Plants) starting in Edgeworthstown. To book a place, contact 043- 6671801. Classes are free to those who meet the criteria.

Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. If you are looking for ways to prevent breast cancer please see the Breast Cancer Prevention Institute, www.bcpinstitute.org

Garda Vetting Information Session

There are big changes coming to Garda Vetting – Keep yourself up to speed! Longford Volunteer Centre is hosting an information session on these changes in the EDI Centre, Longford Town, on Tuesday, 20th October 2015 from 7-8.30p.m. If you would like to attend, please register your interest on info@volunteerlongford.ie by Monday 12th October 2015.

Water Colour and Acrylic Painting Course

A six week water-colour and Acrylic Painting course will be held in Longford library every Wednesday from 11 to 12-30. For further details contact Mary on 087-0606276.  email  marygray100@gmail.com

Christmas Fair

Edgeworthstown Christmas Craft Fair will be held in St. Mary’s Community Centre, Granard Road, on Sunday, 6th December from 10a.m. to 6p.m. If you would like to book a stall, please contact 043-6671801 or email edgelocdev@eircom.net Cost per stall €20. Santa will also be arriving on the day. Visit Santa in his Grotto, photo, present. Music, craft stalls, refreshments, raffle and festive fun for all the family.