Boyle Community News

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Boyle Farmers Markets Special offer this week will be from Tomas’s stall. Tomas bakes the most amazing Pastries and Bread andwill be offering his home made brownies for just €1 each. Market is open each and every Saturday from 10am until 2pm in the grounds of King House, Boyle.

Professional Chainsaw Clinic

Calling all chainsaw users, why not sharpen up your chainsaw skills for free at Daly’s Store House, Boyle on Wednesday, February 27th at 7pm. Get a free chainsaw sharpening voucher and learn how to do it yourself and avail of a free book on how best to maintain your saw and chain. Refreshments will be provided. For further information please call 071-9662710.

Tennis Club

Boyle Tennis Club coaching for children every Monday up until 4th until Monday. Under 9 years 3.30pm until 4.30pm, over 9 years 4.30pm until 5.30pm. The fee for this six week course is €30 and includes membership up until March 2014. For enquiries please contact Noreen on 071-9662996.

Curlew Walkers Club

The next meeting of the walkers club will be taking place on Sunday, February 24th meeting on the Crescent, Boyle at 10.00am. This will be a climb grade B at Balinagleragh, The Playbank with your leader being Philip James Long, contact no 086 3353 000. Please confirm times with leader or web site prior to each walk.

Enrolment St Joseph’s NS

Enrolment forms are available in the school and the forms should be returned by March 8th.

Grange NS Enrolment

Grange NS Enrolment is now underway until March 9th for the academic year 2013/2014. Application forms are available from the school or by contact 966 3424.

Bingo in Boyle

Tuesday night is bingo night in St Joseph’s Hall, Boyle with the €1,000 jackpot still up for grabs for some lucky player. Eyes down

at 8.30 sharp.

Padre Pio Mass

Mass and Rosary in St. Mary’s Church, Carrick-on-Shannon on Monday, February 25th at 8pm. Everyone welcome.

Family Life Centre

Tel: 071 9663000. The Family Life Centre is now live on facebook. -

YOGA: Wednesday mornings at 11am. Facilitator: Liz Dwyer. SUPPORT FOR THE SUICIDE BEREAVED:Tuesday March 19th at 8pm. Facilitator: Fr. Brian Conlon. One to one and group support available: Booking advisable. Please contact the Centre for more information. ‘DONATE A SLATE’: Family Life Centre, Boyle ‘New Roof Fund’.‘Donate a Slate’ either by calling to the Centre or by visiting our website to donate online at Thank you for your continued support. To date we have raised €23,700 for the replacement of the main roof and other necessary works ofrefurbishment. Our target is €30,000. CLOTHES BANK: Please help raise funds by donating your clothes to the bank in front of the Centre.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT: Wednesdays at 8.30pm for 6 weeks in the Centre. For those grieving the loss of a loved one, friend or family member. PARENTING TEENAGERS: Monthly sessions for parents on a variety of topics all relevant to parents of teenagers. Tuesday, March 5th at 10am. POSITIVE PARENTING: A one session workshop for parents of children aged 0 to 12 years. You can ring the Family Life Centre to express your interest in this programme.

BEST PRACTICE IN HEALTH & SAFETY: Free course for people who are unemployed. Please register your interest, course will be held when there are 10 participants. Please contact the Centre for further information.

BASIC FIRST AID: Friday February 22nd 9.30pm-5pm. Cost €60. To provide each participant with the necessary skills to provide immediate treatment to an adult who has been injured or taken ill suddenly, prior to the arrival of the medical services (ambulance or doctor). To provide treatment where no further medical (Doctor) treatment is required. To preserve life, prevent further injury & promote recovery. Trainer: James McLoughlin, Absolute Safety. PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID: Monday 4th & 11th March 9.30am-1.15pm. Trainer: James McLoughlin, Absolute Safety.

WHAT IS COUNSELLING & PSYCHOTHERAPY: Counselling & Psychotherapy is for anybody. Sometimes life can be difficult for us, it can be unmanageable and challenging. Counselling can be a great support or resource at times of crisis or difficulty in our lives. It involves meeting with a trained professional Therapist in a safe, confidential setting allowing you to talk about and explore life’s challenges in a non-judgemental space. Appointments available Monday 
to Friday, day and evening. Therapeutic support for Children & Families, Couples & Individuals. The cost is on a sliding scale and is negotiable. All our programmes and services are confidential and professional.

BOOK CLUB: Monthly meeting with a different book each month. The Club will decide the choice of book. Tuesdays at 8pm in the Family Life Centre.

Family Life Centre, Boyle Spring/Summer 2013 brochure is 
now available.