Ballinamore

LEITRIM MS

LEITRIM MS

The branch would like to thank Liz Rogan for organizing this event and everyone who sponsored this swim and especially the swimmers who braved the icy cold waters of Lough Rynn on the 17th March. And through the hard working endeavors of the collectors, €2560 was raised. And a big thanks to Paul Heaney for his work in raising €500 by running a charity football game.

ACTIVE AGE

Fenagh Active Age are holding a social in the community centre in foxfield (beside the church) on Tuesday 19th April at 8.30pm music by Seamus Farrell refreshments will be served and a raffle will be held. Everyone welcome. Any Queries contact Susan 0719644300 or Margaret 0719642738. Thai - Chi Classes - Thai chi classes in fenagh visitor centre on Monday afternoons from 3.00pm to 5.00pm. All is welcome to attend.

EGG HUNT

Easter egg hunt in Fenagh Visitor Centre (The Monks Den) on Easter Sunday the 24th of April from 12.30 to 1.30pm,for kids aged between 4 - 8 years old. Easter mid-term Camp Tuesday the 26th to Friday the 29th of April in Fenagh “The Monks Den”, from 10am to 2pm. For kids aged between 5 - 12 years old. Lots of Games, arts and craft and fun. Contact Clare on 071 9645590

PILATES

8 week course starting Monday 2nd may 9.45am-11am Ballinamore Community Centre Contact: Elaine 086-3181003

ATHLETIC CLUB

The Club AGM on Monday night last discussed preliminary arrangements for the Festival 10K and 5K roadraces on Wednesday August 10th. The Annual Open Sports will, as`usual, be held on the June Bank Holiday Monday. Training continues on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7.00 p.m. with a break during the two weeks of school Easter holidays.

FARMERS

Seminars for farmers and farm family members will take place in the Teagasc Centres, Mohill Wednesday 13th and Manorhamilton Thursday 14th both events start at 8.00pm. These seminars will provide information and discuss supports available to help farmers to apply for LEADER funding for diversification and for the establishment of small businesses on their farms.

ANNUAL SPRING CLEAN

Ballinamore Tidy Towns are holding the 3rd Annual Spring Clean on Good Friday 22 April. Could all volunteers meet in the SuperValu car park at 11 am. SuperValu is the main sponsor of the Tidy Towns Competition nationwide. Bags and pickers will be provided and refreshments will be served by SuperValu after the clean up. If you know of a road or area that needs a good clean up we will help you organise it. Last year nineteen bags of litter were picked up on the Link road. Seven bags containing plastic bottles, glass bottles and drink cans were recycled. Thanks to Leitrim County Council for taking away all the rubbish. Could volunteers contact Tommy Dolan, Declan Cumiskey, kay Maguire or E-mail ballinamoretidytowns@gmail.com. April is An Taisce - National Spring Clean Month.

SENIOR CITIZENS

Ballinamore Senior Citizens Committee are having their A.G.M. It will take place next Monday 11th April at 9pm in Tráthnóna Centre. All members please attend, new members very welcome.

ENROLMENT

Enrolment for Junior Infants will take place on Tuesday 12th April in the junior school, from 2.00 until 2.30 p.m. If you have any enquiries or cannot make it that day please phone the school on 071 9644952.

Mohill Family Support Centre Outreach Office in Ballinamore

Mohill Family Support Centre is now providing an outreach service for families in Ballinamore and surrounding parishes. The Ballinamore Outreach Office is operating on Wednesdays from 1.30pm – 4.30pm in La Nua office (upstairs), Main Street, Ballinamore. The Ballinamore outreach office can provide a wide variety of services, advice and support to families. For more information contact Anne on 086 6035977 or call into the Outreach office on Wednesdays from 1.30pm- 4.30pm.