Drumshanbo

FLEADH CEOIL: Final reminder to all members of Drumshanbo Comhaltas who wish to compete at the County Fleadh in music, singing, dancing , bands or any competition,  closing date is Thursday 28th March.  
Not a lot of time left.There will be no entries taken on the day of the fleadh so do not be disappointed. Your name must be entered in the official fleadh programme. Call Maura on 0872992449.  Well done to the John McKenna Traditional Society, Drumkeerin for organising a wonderful concert on Friday 16th March in Drumkeerin. A very enjoyable night was had by all. Included in the line up of artists were our branch members Orla, Niamh and Sarah Ward. who provided some lovely music and sean nos dancing, Nancy and Maura were also spotted in the crowd.  Some of our members were also involved in a number of St Patricks day parades, so well done to all concerned.

FLEADH CEOIL: Final reminder to all members of Drumshanbo Comhaltas who wish to compete at the County Fleadh in music, singing, dancing , bands or any competition,  closing date is Thursday 28th March.  
Not a lot of time left.There will be no entries taken on the day of the fleadh so do not be disappointed. Your name must be entered in the official fleadh programme. Call Maura on 0872992449.  Well done to the John McKenna Traditional Society, Drumkeerin for organising a wonderful concert on Friday 16th March in Drumkeerin. A very enjoyable night was had by all. Included in the line up of artists were our branch members Orla, Niamh and Sarah Ward. who provided some lovely music and sean nos dancing, Nancy and Maura were also spotted in the crowd.  Some of our members were also involved in a number of St Patricks day parades, so well done to all concerned.

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GOSPEL CHOIR: The Co. Leitrim ‘Sweet Spirit Country & Gospel Choir’ based in Mohill and under the musical direction of Tish Dunleavy will be staging their show in the Cornmill Theatre, Carrigallen on Friday night 12th April 2013 at 8.30pm. Proceeds from this show will be donated to the two very deserving organisations - Leitrim based ‘Stop Suicide’ and Leitrim Multiple Sclerosis. Bookings @ 049-4339612 or email: bookings@cornmilltheatre.com

EVENING CLASSES: Drumshanbo VS are holding the following Classes: Cake Decorating, Pilates, Beginners French and various computer Classes. Contact 9640440.

SENIOR CITIZENS: Senior Citizens will meet on this afternoon (Wednesday) at 2pm in Áras Phádraig for the weekly chat and a cuppa. New members always welcome.

25 CARD DRIVE: The popular Allen Gaels 25 Card Drive continues every Sunday evening in the Clubhouse at 8.30pm. Everybody welcome. Refreshments served.