Curtains up this weekend: After many week’s of rehearsals and preparation the local Drama Group’s production of John B Keane’ s “SIVE” will be staged this weekend on Saturday and Sunday 9/10th March and also the following Saturday16th in the Aurora Hall. Doors open at 7.30pm with curtains raised at 8.00pm. Admission is 10 for adults and 5 for children. Booking in advance is essential on 087 9022804.
Dinner Dance: The Annual Legan Sarsfield GAA Dinner Dance will take place this Friday night March 8th in the Rustic Inn Abbeyshrule at 9.00pm. This is always a great community event and this year in particular the players will be presented with their County Junior Championship medals. Special guests and dignitaries will be in attendance. The music will supplied by Dave and the Blue Hats.
Inny anglers: Results of last week’s Inny Anglers Lotto draw for a jackpot of 1,750. There was no jackpot winner. Special draw winners were Ollie Boylan and Darragh Kelly each 40. This week’s draw takes place in Casey’s and tickets are now on sale.
GAA: The GAA Lotto draw was held on Monday night February 25th in Casey’s Carrickboy for a jackpot of 6,200. Numbers drawn were 2, 14, 16 and 26. There was no jackpot winner. Match three winners of 50 each were Mick Doherty and Pete Donnelly. This week’s draw took place on Monday night in Mitchell’s and results will be published next week.
Baby Girl: Congratulations to Lisa and Gerry Maguire, Legan Rock on the birth of their second child at Cavan General hospital last week. A baby girl Ciara is a welcome sister for Robyn. We understand mother and baby are doing well.
Walking Club: This Saturday March 9th the Walking Group will meet in Ballycloghan at 10.00am for their weekly walk. New members and all abilities welcome.
ICA: The monthly meeting of Legan ICA takes place next Monday March 11th in the GAA Clubhouse at 8pm. A talk and demonstration on Spring pruning and planting in the garden with Kevin Kiernan. All interested in gardening are welcome. Results of ICA Lotto draw held in Casey’s Carrickboy on Wednesday 27th February for a jackpot of 150. Numbers drawn were 3, 10, 12 and 25. There was no jackpot winner. Special draw winners of 20 each were Aimee Lennon, Ennybegs, Nan Casey Ballymacormack and James Cummins c/o Olive Quinn Newtownforbes.
Céili: St Patrick’s night March 17th the Annual Céili and Old Time Dance takes place in the Aurora Hall from 10.00-1.00. Supper will be served until midnight. Music by Davy Joe and Carousel. This is always a great night. Please support.
New Arrival: Congratulations to Susan and Mick Dennison, on the birth of their third child a baby boy a very welcome brother for Ciara and Ruth. The happy event took place at the General Hospital, Mulling on Sunday last. The grandparents Margaret and George McDonald, Kind are overjoyed with the arrival with the new grandchild. We hope Susan and baby are doing well.