Ballinamore notes



Corr: Monica Sharpley e-mail:

Clothing collection

In aid of Fr Nicholas, St. Joseph’s, Kavisuni, Diocese of Kitui, Kenya. All types of clean, dry, ladies, gents and children’s clothing; bed linen; curtains; towels, paired shoes will be collected Friday, 19th June before 12 noon outside of St. Patrick’s Church, Main Street, Ballinamore.


The first annual general meeting of Ballinamore Area Community Council under the new Articles of Association will be held in the Scout Den adjacent the Sports Hall on Monday night June 22nd at 9p.m.

Parent & Toddler

Situated in the old medical clinic (middle of the town, on a temporary basis!) Every Wednesday 10.00a.m.-12.00p.m. €2 per week (for tea, coffee, biscuits etc.) All parents/grandparents or child minders who are in the company of babies or toddlers are invited to come along for a cup of tea and a chat while the children mix and play! For more information contact: Laura Mc Hugh 086 6035977.

Blessing of Graves

Will take place in Oughteragh cemetery on Sunday 16th of August with mass at 2:30pm in cemetery, and in Aughnasheelin on Sunday August 2nd with mass at 10am. Blessing of graves follows mass.

Community School

A church gate collection will be held on the weekend of the 20th and 21st of June next, your support would be appreciated.