Sympathy: Please pray for the repose of the soul of John Bohan, Bornacoola. May he rest in peace.
21st birthday: Congratulations to Christopher Tighe, Rooskey on his recent 21st birthday celebrations.
Rooskey Church Renovation Fund: Tickets are on sale for our big prize draw. €5 per ticket, book of 5 for €20. Tickets available from any committee member or from the Bell Tower charity shop. The Bell Tower charity shop is currently open opposite Rooskey Post Office. All proceeds to Rooskey Church renovation fund. The committee would like to say a sincere ‘thank you’ for your June building fund envelope/donation.
Autumn tour: A four day autumn tour takes place this year from Thursday August 22nd to Sunday August 25th inclusive. The coach will pick up in Rooskey on Thursday am and the coach stays with us for the duration of the tour which will be a tour of the lakeland counties of Fermanagh, Monaghan and Cavan. Enquires to Eileen on 086 3702547.
Summer Camp: Summer Camp at the After school Rooskey old school, fun and games, arts and crafts, Tuesday 6th to Friday 9th of August, 12th - 16th August, 19th-23rd August, 26th-30th August from 10am to 1pm. Packed lunch required. €30 per child, €50 for two. Contact Ann on 087 9551185.
Festival/Family Fun Day: Festival/Family Fun Day takes place on Sunday 4th of August at the community centre, Rooskey. More details to follow next week.
Thank you: Rooskey Residents Association would like to thank all of our community who have helped improve our village over the last number of weeks, all who sponsored materials, who contributed to the 10 euro levy, and to the FAS workers. Volunteers still needed.
Thank you: The Assisted Pilrimage to Lourdes committee wish to thank everyone who supported their recent church gate collections in the parish and also those who helped out with and contributed to last weeks bag packing.
Mohill Honda 50 Run: The 4rd Annual Mohill Honda 50 Run will take place on Sunday 25th August 2013 in Mohill. Registration of bikes will take place in the Canon Donohoe Hall from 11am to 12 noon.The ussual Cead Mile Failte for the bikers will be provided before The Run will kick off at 12.15 for a 50 mile round trip.Food and Refreshments will be served after at the Canon Donohoe Hall on return. There will be bikersprizes and a raffle with lovely prizes. All proceed will go to the annual Mohill Senior Citizen Christmas Party, the yearly social event for our senior citizens and to Mohill Resources Ltd. towards the upkeep of the Canon Donohoe Hall. The Canon Donohoe Hall is the epicenter of all community events, creche, clubs, bingonights etc. etc. and houses the Mohill Family Support Centre which provides a very valuable service to the Community of Mohill and surrounding area’s. We hope the support for the Honda 50 Run will be as good as in previous years. There where 105 bikes registered last year. Any sponsorship and help will be greatly appreciated For enquiries please contact Peadar Flynn at 089-4710732, Jennifer Logan at 087-6982468, Bridie McIntyre at 087-9933974.