Fenagh Community News

Good Luck

Good Luck

Best of luck to the Senior Scor set dancers who will be competing in the Connacht finals on Saturday night next 6th April. Best of luck to dancers Jeanette Leyden, Adeline McWeeney, Michelle McLoughlin, Aishling O’Rourke, Martin Doonan, Ronan Ellis, Shane McHugh and Seamus McWeeney and their mentors Eileen Doonan and Teresa Ellis.

Fundraising play

The Acorn Players will be putting on their play “The two loves of Gabriel Foley” in Fenagh Community Centre on Friday 12th April. This is a fundraiser for the development of Fenagh Community Centre. The grant received of €334,000 represents 75% of the cost of the development. Tickets are €10 each and can be bought in the Visitors Centre, McLoughlin’s Gala Express, Abbey Bar or any committee member. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Gardening & Art Classes

There will be Gardening classes on Wednesdays 7.30-9.30pm in Fenagh Visitor Centre. Also Art classes (oil painting) with Noreen Gaffney will also commence sometime in March/April (details not yet finalised) - please call 071 9645590 to register your name and for further info. Classes will only go ahead if sufficient numbers.

Solo Photographic Exhibition

Ballinamore library would like to invite the public in to view a “Solo Photographic Exhibition” by Dromod Photographer Ailbhe McGill. The exhibition will run from 7th March to 12th April during library opening hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10.00-1.30 and 2.30 to 5.30. Tuesday to Thursday 10.00-1.30 and 2.30-8.00 Saturday 10.00-1.30 and 2.30-5.00. Admission Free.

Fenagh Visitor Centre

Fenagh Visitor Centre is open all year round - (Heritage Centre, Indoor Children’s Play Area, Dolmen Café, Hall rental/meeting space). Open Mon April 8th to Friday April 12th from 10am-5.30pm and Sat & Sun April 13th/14th from 12 noon-5.30pm. Free internet access (Wi-Fi) and local newspapers available to all customers.

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. Happy Easter to all our customers and friends.

What’s On in April: Mondays – Oil painting with Noreen Gaffney (dates/times to be confirmed). Tuesdays – Active Age 8pm. Thursdays – Next Parent & Toddler Group April 11th, Hip-hop Under/Over 5’s (resumes April 11th), Yoga with Malo 7/8.30pm. Fridays – Next Parent & Toddler Group April 12th, Bum and Tums Class


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.

Fitness and Fun Classes for Females

Fitness and fun classes for females continue on a Monday night in Fenagh Community Centre at 8pm. All abilities and levels catered for! Why not come along, give it a try and shape up for the summer.

Fenagh Down Through the Years

We are looking for any old photos/documents/items depicting life in and around Fenagh down through the years. If you or a relative/neighbour/friend have any of these items you would like to donate, we would love to display them here in the Centre or take a copy of your photo, so have a good rummage and see what you might find in the bottom of a long forgotten drawer or cupboard!

Weight loss classes

Gwen Fitzgibbon Nutritional Therapist specialising in Weight Loss will resume her classes in Cloone Community Centre, Cloone on the 8th of April at 7.30 and 8.00. Cost €7. Contact Gwen on 087 1432733 for further info.