Easter Camp

Easter Camp

St. Mary’s Childcare campus is running an Easter Camp – from 30th March to 2nd April inclusive cost €30 per child and it is fun packed 4 days: Making and decorating Easter Eggs, Easter Bonnets, Baking Easter Cookies/Shortbread plus lots lots more. To book a place contact Margaret, Regina or Pauline on 0436672534 or drop into the Creche or download an Application on  www.stmaryschildcarecampus.ie Limited places available so book early to avoid disappointment.

Community Games

Congratulations to those who represented Mostrim in the Community Games Talent Competition on Saturday last at The Backstage Theatre Longford. Well done all. Gold Medal winners - U-14 Music Group: Amy McGerr, Layla Noone, Sarah Doyle, Kayanna Greene, Donal Mulligan & Padraig Mulligan. U-16 Music Group: Michael Doyle, Ciaran Mulligan, Mary Sheridan, Grace Ross, Lorna Beer & Laura Pakingham. U-14 Solo Singing: Erin Ross. U-16 Solo Music: Shannon Browne. Silver Medal Winners: U-12 Solo Recitation: Sarah Doyle. U-13 Solo Music: Donal Mulligan. U-14 Solo Dance: Layla Noone. U-16 Solo Music: Freddie Green. U-16 Group Singing: Teegan Murphy, Saralee Greeen, Laura Pakingham, Grace Ross, Freddie Green & Emily O’Leary. Bronze Medal Winners: U-14 Solo Dance: Nikkala Clyne. U-14 Group Singing: Erin Ross, Katie Smith, Kayanna Greene, Selena Greene & Nikkala Clyne. The Community games committee would like to thank Elaine Reilly, Bridget Doyle, Ann Mulligan, Lynn Fox and all those who helped out with the talent groups.

Bubble Camp

Boycey Sports Bubble Camp will be running an Easter Camp (fun and fitness) for children 6-13 year olds in Edgeworthstown Community Hall on Thursday 2nd April 2015 from 2p.m. - 4p.m. Cost is €5 per child. Activities include, Bubble Soccer, Bubble Bash, Last Bubble Standing, Quarter Back, Bubble Bulldog and many more games. Ring, text or email to book a place: Mobile: 086-8478118 or email: noel@boyceysports.com

Social Dance

A social dance will be held on 22nd March in the afternoon from 3pm - 5pm in the Park House Hotel. Music by The Ramblers. Admission and refreshments €10.

Longford Tourism

Longford Tourism in conjunction with Waterways Ireland are delighted to invite you to a Public Information meeting regarding exciting new recreation and tourism products called Blueways. Blueways are a series of innovative, safe and easy to use water and land-based trails. These provide for guided and unguided paddling, walking and cycling. Visitors can opt to paddle along the Shannon Blueway, on a 10km looped trail along the Camlin and Shannon Rivers, while the Royal Blueway provides 16km of off road walking and cycling from Cloondara to Longford Town. Full details available on www.bluewaysireland.org. To celebrate this exciting trails development, Longford Tourism will host the inaugural Longford Blueways Festival in April.  So, come along and hear how you can get involved. All are welcome to attend.


Bingo will be coming to Edgeworthstown on a Tuesday night. More details to follow.

Longford County Fleadh Cheoil

The annual church gate collection for Longford County Fleadh takes place on 28th & 29th March outside all churches in Co Longford.  Your support would be gratefully appreciated. Competition entries for the Longford County Fleadh Cheoil will be taken in the Green, Edgeworthstown, on Saturday, 28th March from 11am to 1pm.  For further information telephone Ann at 086-8211388 or email longfordcomhaltas@gmail.com Membership for 2014/2015 – You may still register to become a member of the Joe Callaghan CCE.  Registration Forms are available from Pauline Flood in the Green on Saturday mornings or by contacting longfordcomhaltas@gmail.com.

Revision Course

An Honours Irish Leaving Cert Revision Course will take place in Longford town on Tuesday, 31st March 10am-4pm. An Bhéaltriail (Oral Irish), Essays, Prose, Poetry and Grammar will be covered and notes provided. For more information and applications please contact Yvonne Ní Mhurchú 087-2642665 or Trudy Uí Fhearghail 087-6475071.


Are you A.S.I.S.T. trained? If so, would you like to become part of a community group who want to promote positive mental health and suicide prevention? Meeting will take place on 24th March at 7.30pm in the E.D.I. Centre, Longford.