Visit of MicheÃ¡l Martin TD
The bye-election for Roscommon and South Leitrim will be held on Friday, 10 October 2014, and with the campaign in full swing, leader of the Fianna FÃ¡il Party, MicheÃ¡l Martin TD accompanied by their canditate Ivan Connaughton and along with local County Councillor and Cathaoirleach of Leitrim County Council Paddy Oâ€™Rourke canvased in the Carrigallen area on Friday last. This was Mr Martinâ€™s first visit to the area and it brings a total of seven Fianna Failâ€™s leaders who have campaigned in Carrigallen over the years.
Art practice meeting will take place in Teach Duchais, Drumeela on Saturday, 27 September 2014 at 11:00am. All levels welcome! Bring art materials.
G.F.C. Lottoâ€¨The draw was held on Saturday, 20 September 2014 and the numbers drawn on the night were 14, 26, 29, and 32. There was no Jackpot winner and the four winners of â‚¬50 each were Paddy Smith, Antoinette Brennan, Peter Johnston and Eimear Masterson. Next weekâ€™s draw will be held in the Mastersonâ€™s Bar on 27 September 2014 when the Jackpot will be â‚¬2,000. Those in charge on the night will be the St Josephâ€™s team.
Social dancing next Saturday night 27 September in the Kilbrackan Arms Hotel, Carrigallen from 10:00pm to 12:30am. Music by Pauric Sweeney. All are welcome!
Old Crafts and Customs of Ireland
On Tuesday, 30 September 2014, there will be an â€œOld Crafts and Customs of Irelandâ€ film being shown on the large screen in Ballinamore Library at 7:30pm. This wonderful film was recorded in the counties of Leitrim, Cavan, Roscommon and Fermanagh in the 1990â€™s. It features Traditions like Making Mud Turf, Hay, Ploughing and Pattern to the Holy Well; and Trades like Tinsmith, Wheelwright, Millar, Cooper, Blacksmith and Creelmaker. The film duration is 75 minutes and there is no admission charge.
The Mohill Family Support Centreâ€™s Outreach Service will be available in Carrigallenâ€™s Primary Care Centre every Tuesday from 10:00am to 12:30pm.