BAPTISM: Welcome Cormac Sean, son to Rory and Niamh Feeney who was baptised recently.
SET DANCING CLASSES: Continue every Wednesday at 8.30p.m.
GAA CLUB LOTTO: Jackpot €10,050. Results 20th May: Numbers drawn were 8, 14, 19, 20. Draw 4 winners: €25: Patrick Donoghue, (S: Frank Donoghue); Niall McGarry, (S: Frank Donoghue); Tommy Flanagan, (S: Flanagan’s Take Away); Neil Conway, (S: Vera Galvin).
PROGRESSIVE 25: Fridays at 9.15pm, Tang Community Centre. Results Friday, 17th May - Joint 1st: Pat & Tommy, P.J. & Mike. Raffle: Mary Flanagan, Pat Rock, Tom Rock. Tables: Joe & Pat, Johno & Jim. Next Jackpot, Friday 24th. Jackpot €240 on 14 games.
Goldsmith Festival: 29th Goldsmith International Literary Festival 31st May-2nd June 2013 - Friday 31st May 8pm: Rustic Inn, Abbeyshrule: Official Opening by Sally Mulready. Recital by The Inny Singers; Discussion on this year’s theme: Are Faraway Hills Greener? with Tom Maguire and Anrew Carpenter. Refreshments and musical entertainment. Saturday 1st June 11a.m: Literary Tour of Goldsmith Country-visiting all the sights and scenes associated with Oliver Goldsmith and his writings. Saturday 2.30p.m: Goldsmith Room, Ballymahon Community Library: Talks by Professor Chris Wheatley and internationally acclaimed Athlone poet Des Egan. Saturday 7.p.m: The Three Jolly Pigeons. Goldsmith Barbeque and music by the Henshaws. Sunday 2nd June 12.00 noon: Goldsmith Room, Ballymahon Community Library: Goldsmith Miscellany. Sunday 3.30p.m: Pallas, Birthplace of Goldsmith. Poetry readings, presentation of awards and readings by well known poet Rita Kelly. Cheese and Wine and music by Gerry Bohan.