Scramogue Altar Society

Scramogue Altar Society

Scramogue Altar Society urgently need your help, as new people really needed. Please give a few hours a year as that is all that is needed. People are needed for the month of March. Give your name to Fr. Eamon as soon as you can.

St. Vincent de Paul

St. Vincent de Paul express thanks to the people of the Tarmonbarry/Scramogue region for their Christmas appeal. In total over 800 euro was collected in the region.

Table Quiz

Table Quiz takes place in Kon-Tiki on this Friday, 28th February at 8.30pm. Team of four 40 euro, and all funds raised go to the Ruskey Restoration Fund.


St. Anne’s Church Restoration Fund holds its AGM this Wednesday, 26th February. All are welcome including new members.

First Anniversary

Ambience Beauty Salon, Tarmonbarry is just about to celebrate its first Anniversary. Lorraine has asked me to thank you all for your support during the year. She looks forward to your support over 2014.

Music Lessons

Adult music lessons in Old School, Ruskey in all musical instruments on this Thursday 10.30 to 11.30am. Contact Fiona at 087-2066591.

Enrolment at Whitehall NS

Enrolment Forms are now available from the school for new pupils wishing to enrol in September 2014. If you require any further information please contact Robert Chalmers on 043-33-26399.

First Aid Course in Buttercups

A first Aid Course in how to administer First Aid to Infants and Young Children will take place in Buttercups Playschool on the following dates - Wednesday 26th, Wednesday 5th March, Wednesday 12th March at 7.30pm to 10pm on each of the nights above. No fee. Call Fiona for further details 087-1251474.

Sanctuary Players to perfor

Sanctuary Players are back and will perform on Friday next, 28th February at Roscommon Arts Centre with the exciting play by Michael J Ginnelly called: Pretend Sick. Contact Roscommon Arts Centre at 090-66-25824 for bookings. This is a hilarious farce well worth seeing wonderfully performed by our own Sanctuary Players. We wish them luck.


We extend deepest sympathy to Kevin McGuinness, Ballytouhy on the death of his sister, Ann Hayes, Longford who passed away recently. May she rest in peace.

Community Games

Community Games times are here. Volunteers needed to help out with indoor soccer and basketball. If we want Community Games to be a success, we need more people to help. For further details contact Shirley at 086-1019137 or Grainne at 087-9914869.

Yoga classes

Yoga classes on Saturdays in Waterways Ireland Canal House on the Harbour (home of the late Tom Croghan). For further info contact Malo on 086-3308999.

Club Registration

St. Barry’s Club registration overdue. If you have not registered, please ensure you do so as soon as possible. Fee as follows 20 euro child/student, 40 euro per adult, 60 euro per family (children up to 18 years). It is important that all members register without delay.

Ladies Circuit Training

Ladies Circuit Training in St. Barry’s Hall on Tuesdays 7.30pm to 8.30pm.

Tuesdays and Thursdays 8.30pm to 9.30pm. Contact 087-9292378 for further details.

Dinner Dance.

St. Barry’s GAA dinner dance will take place on Saturday week, 8th March in the Percy French Hotel, Strokestown. Tickets cost 30 euro are on sale now and are moving briskly, so get in early and purchase. Music on the night by the Heebie Geebies. Book your tickets now.

Scouting Ireland

A scouting group will be formed in the area following a recent meeting in Kilglass GAA Centre recently. A good crowd attended and it was decided to move forward with the project.

Gardening Class

A basic and very enjoyable Gardening Class will commence shortly in the Tarmonbarry region. Anyone from anywhere in the region can join this class. Class will run over 5 weeks once a week for about an hour and a half.

Real practical work will take place at each class and plants will be shown at each class. There will also be something different an a cuppa at each class. You must become part of this to really see how beneficial and enjoyable the whole course is. Phone 086-2507590 for further details. Funds raised will be donated after costs to a local voluntary group.