Deepest Sympathy: Deepest sympathy to the extended family and friends of Michael Wrynn Costrea who died recently. May he rest in peace
Deepest Sympathy: Deepest sympathy is extended to Gerry Barden and extended family and friends of Maureen Barden, Corrabarrick who died recently after a long illness. May she rest in peace.
Congratulations: Congratulations to the Fenagh National Schools boys and girls teams who won their respective National Schools titles on Monday of last week in Pairc Sean. Well done to TP and Caillin who managed the Boys team and to Paidh and Sinead who managed the girls team.
Tidy Towns: Adjudication of Tidy Towns will be happening shortly, a big effort has been put in by the new committee this year with the village looking very well. Old bikes and creamery cans full of flowers and freshly painted flower pots and walls has definetly added a bit of colour and character to the place.
Duck Race: The Duck Race took place on Sunday evening last in calm conditions. This was a fundraiser for the under 14’s who are representing Leitrim in Feile. A lot of bunching throughout the race but a strong finish by some ducks who clearly relished the calm conditions resulted in the following placings. 1st Shauna McLoughlin, 2nd Mark Leddy, 3rd Terry Honeyman.
Fenagh Community playgroup: Fenagh Community Playgroup is now enrolling for September 2013. We cater for children aged from 2 years 10 months up to 5 years. We also provide places under the ECCE scheme. If your child is going to school in September 2014 and born between 02/02/2009 and 30/06/2010 they are entitled to avail of the FREE pre-school year. If you wish to enrol your child you can call into the playgroup which has relocated to Gorvagh Community Centre or phone the playgroup leader Ceara on 086 3593244.
Fenagh Visitor Centre: Fenagh Visitor Centre is open all year round - (Heritage Centre, Indoor Children’s Play Area, Dolmen Café, Hall rental/meeting space). It is open Monday June 24th to Friday June 28th from 10.00-5.30pm and Sat/Sunday June 29th and 30th 12-5.30pm. Free internet access (Wi-Fi), local newspapers and tourist information available to all visitors. Follow us on Facebook ‘fenaghvisitorcentre’. Also visit our website at www.fenagh.com which features lots of information on historical Fenagh, upcoming classes and events, Monk’s Den playtime and birthday rates and other facilities on offer. For further information contact Teresa on (071) 9645590. What’s On in June: Mondays – Fitness with Julie 8pm. Thursdays – Parent & Toddler Group 10am-12 noon, Yoga with Malo 7-8.30pm. Fridays – Parent & Toddler Group 10am-12 noon.
Beginners Guitar Lessons for Women: Learn to play guitar and play songs you like in a relaxed and friendly group setting – 10 euro per class/1 hour. Contact Jane at 087 4165614 - dates and times to be confirmed. Venue: Fenagh Visitor Centre.
Dialogues through Literature
Readers Symposium: 27-29th June 2013 in Ballinamore. An inspiring three-day programme of literary events with award winning authors. Registration now open. Thursday 27th June - Celebrating Culture: Words and Music in Concert. An evening with Eleanor Shanley and Friends. Doors Open 9pm. Tickets €10: Paddy Connaughton 087 6846578. Friday 28th June & Saturday 29th June - Literary Talks and Roundtable Events. 10.15-5pm daily. Registration: Caroline McCartin T: 071 964 5546. (There is no charge but Registration is strongly advised - registration closes 19th June).