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Buttercups Playschool AGM

The AGM of Buttercups Playschool takes place in the playschool will take place on Monday, October 21 at 8pm. Please support and all are welcome.

Niall and Enda on the Run

Hold on to your braces now, the headline is not as bad as it first looks.

Niall Kilcrann is to run with his friend Enda Daly in the Dublin City Marathon in aid of Roscommon/Mayo Hospice.The boys are selling tickets for €5. Draw will take place in Cox’s Bar, Ruskey on Friday, October 25. Contact Niall on 087 7640679.

€5,000 Donation

A donation of €5,000 has been received for Scramogue Church Restoration Fund.We thank those involved in this donation from the bottom of our hearts.It is a most wonderful gesture and a huge help to our Church in Scramogue.

Barry’s Half Marathon

St Barry’s GAA Half Marathon was a huge success last weekend.The weather was ideal for the event and a large crowd was present. I have no results to date, but hopefully I will have results in next week’s notes.

Bus Trip

Bus trip to Kilmanham Jail, Arbour Hill Cemetery and Collins Barracks Museum on Thursday November 21. Contact 086-3746742 for further details.

Solstice Choir Free Concert

Solstice Choir Free Concert takes place in St Peter’s and Paul’s Church Athlone on Sunday, October 20 at 8pm sharp. Doors open 7pm. Donations will be accepted in aid of Marathons for Muireann,which is a charity established to raise €100,000, for Temple Street Hospital ,Jack and Jill Foundation and Brothers of Charity Foundation. You can donate on the night but we must stress that there is no charge on the door and any donation is on a voluntary basis.

Harvest Mass

Thanks to all who participated in the beautiful Harvest Mass in Sacred Heart Church,Whitehall on Saturday evening last, a truly remarkable occasion.


Rosary will be recited in St Anne’s Church, Scramogue every Wednesday meeting after Mass for the months of October and November. Mass is at 7pm.

Ruskey Community Centre

Ruskey Community Centre is now hosting karate classes for 6 years and upwards.

Walk for Cancer

A walk for Roscommon/Mayo Hospice will take place in Strokestown on Monday, October 28 from Centra Car Park. More details next week.

Buttercups Playschool

The parent and toddler group has resumed every Tuesday at Buttercups Playschool between 10an to 12noon. Please come along.

Set Dancing Classes

Set Dancing Classes for children continue at St Barry’s Hall every Thursday evening at 6.45pm. All welcome especially beginners. Contact 086-1522614.