SCOR FINALS: All roads lead to Killarney this weekend when Mohill GAA club represent Mohill,Leitrim and Connacht in the Scor All Ireland finals Novelty Act. Representing Mohill are Anella McGuinness Margaret Healy,Maureen Lynch and Padraig McLoughlin. Wishing this talented group the very best of luck - its a greaty achievement for Mohill to reach an all Ireland final and great credit is due to all concerned for the time and dedication they put into this Novelty Act. A bus is leaving Mohill on Friday afternnoon for Killarney limited places are available. For more information you can contact any of the above or Clare McLoughlin 086 0291115.
TABLE QUIZ: Mohill Agricultural Show Committee would greatly appreciate your support at their fund raising table quiz on this Friday 20th April in Js Hotel at 9.30pm sharp. Come along and test the old brain box. All are welcome.
FREE COMPUTER CLASSES: Fas are running a basic computer course in Mohill library starting the end of April. The course will run for two hours a week for sixteen weeks. There are a limited number of places available. For more information please contact Patricia on 071 9158700 for more information. Fas eligibility criteria applies.
MOHILL BRIDGE CLUB: On the 11th April there was a good attendance at bridge in Js Hotel Main St . Results 1st Dorthy O’Connor Annie Cox; 2nd Mary Flynn Peg Byrne; 3rd Michael Mahon Teresa O’Reilly tied with Bella Wrynn Helen Rutter. Novice section 1st Tim Faughan Oliver Shanley; 2nd John Byrne Patricia Byrne. Play continues every Wednesday here in Js commencing at 7.45pm. Wishing all players continued success as we prepare for end of season competitions. The Farrell Cup and plaque in remembrance of the late James Dooner RIP. New players always welcome.
FLORAL PRIDE 2012: Floral Pride 2012 are seeking applications from community groups ,school and businesses who improve the appearances of their areas by planting trees shrubs flowers and keep their area looking beautiful. Free advice from April at 7pm in Council offices Carrick on Shanon. For application forms contact Jacqui on 071 9650496 .Closing date for entries 27th April 2012.
LEITRIM THIRD LEVEL: is offering a certificate in PR and publicity skills in the council chamber over three Saturdays 28th April ,12th may and the 26th May. Further details on www.leitrimthirdlevel.ie.
FINE GAEL AGM: the annual general meeting of the local Fine Gael will be held here in the canon Donohue Hall on Tuesday 24th April at 9pm sharp. Many interesting items on the agenda. Your attendance will be welcomed. Come and bring a friend. We are always pleased to meet new members.
50TH WEDDINNG CELEBRATIONS: Easter Monday 2012 brings back lovely memories to two very happy couples who celebrated their double golden wedding anniversary last week in the Landmark Hotel Carrick on Shannon. Our warmest congratulations go to Michael and Sarah Beirne (Faughan) Annaduff who were married in Drumsna Church on Easter Monday 1962 and on that same day Michael’s sister Lily married Sarah’s brother Thomas Faughnan Dromard . As you celebrated this special milestone in your life’s journey we hope you reflect back along the roads you have travelled and feel all the warmth and love that came from the lives you have touched along your way and may you continue in good health to enjoy many more happy years together with your family and friends.
BAPTISM: Congratulations to the parents of Michael Joseph Murphy Satrissaun who was baptised in St Paricks church last weekend. We all wish baby
Michael a life filled with love and every blessing now and in the future.
International Eucharistic Congress: Many people are asking what is a Eucharistic Congress. Programme booklets are now available that will help to answer that question. As well as the daily celebration of the Eucharist the booklet has details of the keynote addresses workshops and cultural events taking place. Please take one home with you. In this diocese we have planned to have the fourth annual collection for the congress on the weekend of the 10th June.However the national committee will promote the collection on the first weekend of May. If you wish to contribute to this collection. Please use the envelope in your box or the envelope enclosed with the congress booklet. Also please note that the parish will sponsor a bus to the congress on Tuesday 12th June If there is sufficient demand. Tickets for the Congress can be booked at www.iec2012.ie. Also let us know if you wish to avail of the bus. Book early to avoid disappointment.
MOHILL COMPUTER TRAINNING NOTICE: Mohill Computer training are offering morning classes from Monday – Friday 10 – 1pm. These classes are free to eligible applicants under the back to education scheme. To reserve a place phone Doreen at 071 96 32024. A date for your diary Mohill Bluegrass Festival 10th - 12th August 2012.
ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF IRELAND: are you caring for someone in your family with Alzheimers disease or other dementia ? Because the Alzheimer Society of Ireland are holding a free five week course of training for family carers of people with alzheimers disease or other dementia. The venue is Drumsna Community resources Centre. Dates 23rd 30th April,14th 21st 28th May 2012.Time 7pm – 9.30pm. The course aims to help you to learn more about caring for a person with Alzheimers /Dementia and taking care of yourself,acquire information on services and supports and meet other carers in a supported. Welcoming environment. For more details contact Majella on 071 9146 400. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
COOKERY DEMONSTRATION: Shannonside Radio’s resident celebrity chef Frank Moynihan will be in Eslin Community Centre on Wednesday 25th April at 8pm to give a cookery demonstration. This will be Franks last appearance locally before he retires on August 1st . Eslin GAA are very grateful to Gene and Maura of Baxters Centra Mohill who are sponsoring the event. Tickets at 10 euro and are on sale in Paul’s Mohill or from any club member for more information contact 087 25097564.
MOHILL GAA LOTTO RESULTS: the numbers drawn on the 9th April were 4,6,8,14. There was no jackpot winner. The lucky dip winners were as follows . 20 euro Enda Gormley Gortletteragh; 20 euro P & C Canning Lisdadnan; 20 euro Marie Ward Annaduff; 20 euro Liz Gill Fenagh; 20 euro to Paddy Murray Cloone. The draw on Monday 16th April was in Carrolls Main Street with the jackpot 10,500 euro. Thanking you for your support. Proceeds help fund our club. Every little helps.