Lotto: The Parish and G.A.A. Lotto will be held in Taylor’s, Drumsna on Sunday 23rd June with a jackpot of €4,700.
Bingo: Bingo continues in Drumsna Community Centre on Thursday night at 9 p.m.
Church News: Please note change of Masses while St. Mary’s Church, Annaduff is being refurbished as follows: Masses will now be celebrated in Drumsna Church: Monday evening 7 p.m. followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament until 8 p.m. Holy Hour: Gerry O’Connor, Milly McNally, Mona Guckian, Marion Casserly:: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 9 a.m. Friday (7 p.m.).. Saturday evening Vigil Mass 7 p.m. in Drumsna and the 11 a.m. Sunday Mass will be celebrated in Annaduff N.S.
I.C.A: I.C.A. annual outing to Derrylad, Folk and Heritage Museum, Athlone will take place on Saturday 29th June and afterwards to relax and have a break or some shopping. Then on to Hudson Bay Hotel, Athlone for dinner or other refreshments. Bus will be leaving Notleys Top O’The Hill at 9 a.m. For bookings contact Maura at 9624353, Irene at 962435 or Maura at 9624540 or any member of the Guild. The cost per adult is €10 and children €5. Annaduff also hosts the Federation Meeting on Wednesday 19th June at 8.30 p.m. in Annaduff N.S. There will be a Bring and Buy Sale on the night. All monies made will go towards the Niall Mellon Trust. Annaduff I.C.A. Guild wish to extend heartiest congratulations to Edwina Guckian on her recent selection as Leitrim Rose and wishing her the best of luck in Tralee.
Rural Tourism Networking and Animation Programme: As part of Leitrim Development Company’s Rural Tourism Networking and Animation Programme, from June to December 2013, eight best practice toThen on to Hudson Bay Hotel, urism workshops and networking events will be held. The first of these is being held at the end of June and is suited to those with an existing tourism business / enterprise or those thinking of starting a tourism business / enterprise. The title of the event is ‘Developing your Tourism Business and Effective Networking’. Register your attendance with Karen on 071 91 65973 or firstname.lastname@example.org either date as follows: 6.30pm – 9.00pm, Wednesday 26th June, 2013, Ard Nahoo Health Farm, Mullagh, DromahairOR6.30pm – 9.00pm, Thursday 27th June, 2013,Lough Rynn Castle Hotel, Mohill.
Drumsna Family and vintage day: Drumsna Family and vintage day takes place on Sunday, June 16th with fun and games for all the family. Commencing at 2pm. with opening by well known Shannon side personality Brendan Farrell and Blessing by Fr John Wall P. P. M.C. for the day the very capable Gerry Mc Garry. As well as the fantastic Vintage display, there is the Quay Street café if you feel like a cuppa, there are bouncy castles, throw the wellie, Cock-a-doodle poo where you can guess where Mel Rowley’s now famous cockerel will poo, Sand bag throwing, bric-a-brac stall, have your blood pressure taken, Children’s Treasure Hunt with John Darlington, face painting, children’s art, dog show, butter making, Rope making and much much more. Annaduff I.C.A. will also have a Craft Exhibition in Drumsna Community Centre on Sunday next, 16th June. The silver medallist winners at the community games ‘’Drumsna Straw boys’’ will give a demonstration of their silver toed dancing at 3pm. Please come along and support your local tidy towns committee. Lines are also on sale at €2 for the draw to be held in Duignan’s on the Sunday night with dancing to the Drifting Cowboy. First prize half a tonne of coal sponsored by Duignan’s., 2nd, €75, 3rd €50, 4th afternoon tea for two at Kilronan Castle Hotel.
The Gathering: Don’t forget to invite your friends and families from abroad for the Annaduff Gathering on the weekend of 26th, 27th and 28th July next. It promises to be a great weekend of music, sports, historic tours etc.
Wedding Bells: Congratulations to James Cox, son of Francis and Mary Cox, Antfield on his marriage to Aine Meehan, daughter of P.J . and Margaret Meehan, Drumcong on Friday last in St. Bridget’s Church, Drumcong. The reception was held in the Landmark Hotel, Carrick-on-Shannon. Wishing the happy couple many years of wedded bliss.