Shoebox & Whiskey

Shoebox & Whiskey

The Corn Mill Theatre Group will perform Shoebox & Whiskey on Thursday 5 December 2013 at 8:30pm in the Corn Mill Theatre and they will be performing the following night at the All Ireland One-Act Drama Finals in the Roscommon Arts Centre. There is free admission to this performance. Wishing Maura, cast and crew all the best as they hit the boards next weekend. Break a leg!

Christmas Party

Carrigallen/Drumreilly Community Care are holding their Annual Christmas Party in the Kilbrackan Arms Hotel on Sunday 8 December 2013 at 3:00pm sharp. Music will be provided by Michael Moran and Country Roads, along with special guests. Invitations are presently being sent out and should anyone be missed from this list or anybody new to the area that is eligible, please come along on the day.

Youth Theatre

Leitrim Youth Theatre Company Carrigallen new play “Through Another Lens” a great success. LYTC Carrigallen played to three very appreciative audiences last weekend at The Corn Mill Theatre. The cast of twenty-five presented a new play written by Ryan Finnegan, youth members, Maura Williamson and Yvonne Heijeneman. The play carried some strong messages for young people and parents. The Company would like to thank all those who came out in large numbers to support them, the staff at the Corn Mill for a great welcome, and so helpful, Leitrim Arts Officer Philip Delemare who under Leitrim County Council Arts Development Programme part fund LYTC Carrigallen, also National Council of Ireland and The National Association of Youth Drama, (NAYD). Next year will be LYTC 10th Anniversary so 2014 will be an exciting year in their calendar. The Company currently have two Junior groups in Carrigallen, and sessions are full until September 2014.

Lotto Results
The draw was held on Saturday 30 November 2013 and the numbers drawn on the night were 2, 7, 9, and 15. There was no Jackpot winner and the four winners of €50 each were Vera Bowes, Bernie Harte, Phil Owens and Oliver Louis Cosgrove.  Next week’s draw will be held in Masterson’s Bar on 7 December and the Jackpot will be €9,400.  Those in charge on the night will be Ann O’Malley, John McCabe and Declan Donohoe.


Bingo next Sunday night 8 December 2013 in the Community Centre at 8:30pm.  Weekly prize money is over €3,000.  Lucky Number €50 and will increase by €20 each night until won.  On Page 9 there is €1,000 for the full house.  Please support.

Dates for your Diary!

The Corn Mill Theatre Group present the musical Cobblestone Sam written by Dave Rooney and Bill Monks, directed by Jessica O’Rourke and produced by Jacqui Rooney Davey on 14, 19, 20 & 21 December 2013 and 27, 28, & 30 December 2013. Doors open at 8:00pm and Show starts at 8:30pm. Booking at 049 4339612 or 086 8765377 between 10:00am-4:00pm

Gentle reminder

Come along and hear some of the old favourite Gospel & Country songs performed by members of the Sweet Spirit Gospel Choir on Sunday 8 December 2013 in St. Georges Church & Heritage Centre, Carrick-on-Shannon at 8:00pm. Sean Mahon (Rodeo Man) who has recently joined the choir will perform some well-known songs like ‘Will the Circle be unbroken’ and ‘I’ll fly away’. The great classic ‘Jerusalem’ will be performed by beautiful soprano Pearl Kielty. Pearl along with the Choir will also perform Tish Dunleavy’s new Christmas song. MaryAnn McBrien will be joined by her ‘sisters’ for the great song from Sister Act ‘I will follow him’! That’s just a little taste of what to expect on the night in St. Georges. All proceeds from door receipts will go to the Alzheimer’s Unit, St. Patricks Hospital Carrick and Leitrim/Sligo Special Olympics Fund. Come along for this great night of music and support these two great organisations! Enquiries to 071-9621757 or 086-1723178.

Coffee morning
Coffee morning will be held in J’s Hotel, Mohill on Friday 6 December from 10:00am to 12 noon. Tea, coffee, and refreshments will be served and you will have a chance to win a Christmas hamper or one of the many spot prizes! All proceeds in aid of S.T.O.P Suicide. For further information please contact Dan on 0830893958.