Ballinamore local news Jan 28

Monthly Whist Drive: The usual monthly whist drive will be held on the first Thursday 3rd February at 8.30pm. Everyone welcome.

Monthly Whist Drive: The usual monthly whist drive will be held on the first Thursday 3rd February at 8.30pm. Everyone welcome.

St. Josephs Young Priests Society

Thanks to all who contributed to the church gate collection last weekend. Amount collected came to total of €763. The St. Joseph's Young Priests Society is active in encouraging vocations and providing financial assistance for the education and training of priests.

Ballinamore PP parents' Association

The next meeting in respect of the above will be held on Tuesday 1st February at 9.00pm in St. Felim's. We would encourage all parents to attend.

The Cannaboe Lidramns

That's the name of the local comedy group that will hit the stage in Ballinamore Community Centre on Friday 11th, Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th February. They are promising patrons a great night of traditional comedy, with a variety of acts that will have you falling out of your standing. Performances each night will start at 8.30 and booking will be necessary. You can book you seat by ringing 087 9173185. Admission is €10.

Sean O'Heslins GAA

Our club AGM is fixed for Saturday next, 22 January at 7.00pm in the Clubrooms. It is essential that all players, mentors, supporters and everyone connected with the club attends this AGM. Comedy Show – 4 weeks to go. Our Comedy Show will be on stage in four weeks time. The name of the show will be decided on shortly and it will be on stage in Ballinamore Community Centre on Friday 11, Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 February. It will also be staged at other venues in the County. It promises to be a hilarious night's entertainment with traditional comedy at its best. Tell all of your friends and acquaintances that it is coming up.. Lotto -N raibh aon buaiteoir den Phota ir ar an Luan seo caite. Pota ir €2,700. Winners of prizes for those present last Monday: €40: Tom Burns. Voucher for Smyth's Siopa il: Margie McLoughlin. €40 an duine: Malachy McKiernan, Kildorragh, Marie O'Connor, Killaneen, Brid Farrelly, Ardrum, John McWeeney, Longstone, Hugh Patrick Prior c/o Christopher McNiffe. Uimhreacha: 41237605

Aqua Aerobics

Some places are still available for the Aqua Aerobics on a Thursday morning and children swimming lessons for Thursday evening. Please contact Helen O Hara 049-4335084.


Male, white/tan Jack Russell 18mths old wearing a red collar. Missing since Christmas. Beloved pet missed by family. Any Info please call Ita 0876279723

Pilates Class

Eight week Pilates class is taking place in Fenagh Visitor Centre, starting Wednesday morning the 2nd of February 2011 from 11.00am to 12.15noon. Contact Elaine on 086 3181003 to book a place. Places are limited so call today!!

Ballinamore Women's Group

A meeting of Ballinamore Women's Group will take place in Trthnna on Wednesday 2nd February at 8 pm. Plans for the coming year will be discussed at this meeting. All members are requested to attend and new members are most welcome.

Ballinamore Area Town Twinning


As it will be 15 years since our towns were officially "twinned" the occasion will be celebrated in Plouezec at Easter. We are inviting anyone who would like to travel there for the Easter weekend to contact the following before 10th February. Ann McTague 087 9068561; Pauline Le Guen 087 2351470; Maria O Connor 087 7728894

information night

An information night on the transition from primary to post primary school The parents associations of Scoil Naisiunta Bhrid Naofa together with St Patrick's Boys National School are holding a free information evening for all parents of the boys and girls of 5th and 6th class next Tuesday the 1st of February at 8pm in the girls senior school. The talk about the transition from primary to post primary school will be given by Joe Hunt who is from the National Parent Council and promises to be very informative. Refreshments will be served.