Flower arranging demonstration
Legan ICA will host their annual Christmas Flower arranging demonstration on Tuesday, 16th December in the GAA Clubhouse at 8pm. Ann Murphy Florist will demonstrate five arrangements which will be raffled on the night. Before the demonstration a sale of Christmas Cakes, Puddings and baking will be held. A Festive supper will be served. All proceeds will be donated to St Christopherâ€™s Day Care centre and local branch of St Vincent de Paul. Your support would be greatly appreciated.
Longford Federation ICA will hold a Christmas Craft Fair in the Temperance Hall Longford this Saturday, December 6th from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Crafters who are members of ICA and non-members from all over the County will have displays and beautiful gifts on sale. So to get something special for loved ones and handmade Christmas Cards come along. Irish Television will also be filming on the day. All welcome.
Results of Legan GAA Lotto draw held on Monday, 24th November in Sloweyâ€™s for a jackpot of â‚¬10,000. Numbers drawn were 6, 7, 22 and 26. There was no jackpot winner. Match three winner of â‚¬100 was Ally Teague. This weekâ€™s draw took place in The Hill, Carrickboy and results will be published next week.
This Friday, December 5th is the First Friday and calls to the sick and housebound will be on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday mornings at the usual times.
Community Games AGM
The annual general meeting of Legan/Ballycloghan Community Games will take place on Friday, 5th December in the GAA Clubhouse at 8pm. Parents of children interested in activities for the coming year should attend.
Last weekâ€™s Inny Anglers Lotto draw took place in Sloweyâ€™s for a jackpot of â‚¬6,200. Numbers drawn were 16, 20, 27 and 29. There was no jackpot winner. Special draw winners of â‚¬40 each were John & Noelle Slowey and Olivia Butler. This weekâ€™s draw will take place in The Hill Carrickboy.
St Peterâ€™s Walking Club will have a Social event in the Rustic Inn, Abbeyshrule on Saturday, 13th December. Members and non-members welcome to the Social event. Walkers of all abilities welcome to join the Club on their walks each Saturday morning at 10.00am.
Self- Help Africa
Self-Help Africa wish to acknowledge â‚¬70 raised at church gate collection at St Anneâ€™s, Ballycloghan recently.
The winners of â‚¬305 in last weekâ€™s Naoi Rath RÃ© Creche 50/50 draw were Danni and Thomas Masterson.
Community Employment Vacancies
Legan/Carrickedmond Community Employment Group have the following vacancies; environmental positions due to start between now and January 15th. Job Reference 887925. Also 1 Receptionist/Administrator for their Office in Carrickedmond. Job Reference 888272. To check eligibility and to apply please call into the Intreo Offices, Department of Social Protection buildings Ballinalee Road Longford. D.S.P eligibility/conditions apply.
ScÃ³r na nÃ“g
Well done to all our participants in Junior ScÃ³r who competed in the County finals in Lanesboro on Sunday last. Our question time team were crowned County champions with a score of 76 out of a possible 80 over several teams. The members were Jack Nulty, Darragh Gunshinan, Paddy Farrell and Patrick Cahill. They now go forward to the Leinster semi-final in February. We also came second in Novelty Act, Dancing, Recitation and Singing.