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Day Outing to Derry City

Day Outing to Derry City

Women In Touch are organising a trip to Derry City of Culture 2013. It will take in sights such as; The City Walls, The Guild Hall, The Peace Bridge, The Bogside & more on Wednesday October, 23rd. The trip is open to males and females and seats are available. Contact the centre for booking, deposit €20. For further details contact the centre at above number or 087 6387827.

Pre-Employment Course

If you are currently unemployed, trying to get back to work, in receipt of a social welfare payment then this is the course for you. We welcome participants to our six week programme which will take place over half days from Nov. 4th. next. Developed collaboratively with other agencies it incorporates a variety of employment supports. Applications now being accepted.

Longford Commuity & Voluntar Fora:

Tuesday evening next the 15h. October. All groups invited to come along to contribute to debate and discussion on issues of local importance.

Horticulture Course

This Fetac Level 3 course runs every Thursday in the centre from October 3rd. places available but an early start is advised. Progression to higher levels possible. Get to know how to do your planting, landscaping, veg and fruit growing, hanging baskets and containers.

Friday Club

Gentle Exercise class every Friday morning 11 am – 12.30 pm with qualified facilitator. All welcome. Crafters United: A brilliant craft class every Thursday from 10 am to 12 pm. Women In Touch: currently doing needlework and dressmaking workshops Granard Art Club: Every Thursday. Men’s Shed: Woodwork classes every Wednesday. Cool Girls Club: Tuesdays 4.30 – 6pm and Boys Zone: Thursdays 4.30- 6 pm. All welcome. Busybees Parent & Toddler Group: Every Wednesday morning from 11 am to 12.30 pm. Set Dancing: Mondays.

Longford County Choir

We are delighted to announce that Longford County Choir, The Mulligan Sisters and Guest Artists from local schools will perform a recital in St. Mary’s Church, Granard in aid of the centre on Sunday, November, 3rd. at 7.30pm. Tickets €10 are available at the centre or from our volunteer ticket sellers. We are grateful to all involved in this project and ask for your support for a great event.

Thai Chi Classes

Starting Thursday, 24th. October at 7 pm. First class free. Conact: 087 9925816

Mindful Meditations: A series of six one hour relaxing workshops commencing Wednesdays 8 – 9pm starting Nov. 6th. which will teach meditation exercises to relax mind and body and to help you beat stress and promote good health outcomes.