Girl Guides

Girl Guides

Girl Guides will commence on Wednesday, 15th January. Brownies 6.45pm to 7.45pm.Guides 8pm to 9pm. Ladybirds Thursday 16th January from 6.30pm to 7.30pm.


We extend sympathy this week to Mary Quinn, Cloonfad, Ruskey, on the death of her mother, Mrs Ann O Beirne, Gilstown House, Kilglass. Sympathies also to son Charlie, daughters Patricia, Stephanie, son in law TP Walsh, other relations and friends. May she Rest in Peace.

Goal Mile

Strokestown’s first Goal Mile took place on St. Stephen’s Day and turned out to be a huge success. Well done to Andrew Reynolds for coming up with the idea.


Congrats to Kate Glover, Strokestown and Jonathen Harte, Scramogue who were recently married in Carniska Church. Good look to you for the future.

Lip Reading Classes

Lip reading classes will commence at the Ruskey Community Centre early in the New Year. For further details contact Patricia at 086-8534100.

Set Dancing Classes.

Set Dancing Classes for children continue at St.Barry’s Hall every Thursday evening at 6.45pm.All welcome especially beginners.Contact 086-1522614.

St.Barry’s AGM.

Treasurers of the St.Barrys GAA club Paddy Wallace and Eoin O Boyle gave a very detailed account of the financial transactions of the club at the recent AGM.Paddy’s and Eoin’s report was warmly received by members.Paddy informed delegates that he wished to step down from the position of Treasurer but would continue to work for the betterment of St.Barry’s Gaa.

County Carers Night

The first Annual Carers night for Co. Roscommon will take place in Country Ballroom, Tulsk Inn on Thursday, 30th January commencing at 9.30pm. A three hour dance with Patrick O’Sullivan, Dave Lawlor and Carmel McLoughlin will take place and monies raised will go towards the strengthening of services for all people involved or associated with the Carers Association. Admission will be 10 euro by ticket or by paying on the door on the night. You are asked to try and support this cause.

St. Barry’s Ladies AGM

St Barry’s Ladies AGM will take place in St. Barry’s Hall on this Friday night, 17th January at 8.30pm. A good attendance is requested.

Club Registration

St. Barry’s Club registration takes place at Barry’s Hall on Friday evening, January 17th from 7pm to 9pm. Fee as follows 20 euro child/student, 40 euro per adult, 60 euro per family (children up to 18 years). It is important that all members register without delay.

Ladies Circuit Training

Ladies Circuit Training in St. Barry’s Hall on Tuesdays 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Tuesdays and Thursdays 8.30pm to 9.30pm. Contact 087-9292378 for further details.

Notice from Bank of Ireland

Bank of Ireland,Longford and Roscommon will open their branches to facilitate customers of banks that are closing and to make the switching of their Accounts easier. Thursday 16th, Thursday 23rd and Thursday 30th between 5pm and 8pm are the dates in question.


We extend sympathy to Ann Neary, Ballyhubert, Scramogue on the recent death of her father Noel Nolan, Legan, Co. Longford. May he Rest in Peace.

Minor Board AGM

The Annual General Meeting of St. Barry’s minor board will take place in the club Hall on Monday, 20th January at 7.30pm. All club members and parents of underage players are asked to attend.