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Sligo Orienteering Club in Dromod

Sligo Orienteering Club in Dromod

Sligo Orienteering Club is holding orienteering in Derrycarne woods, Dromod on Sunday, 19th May. Registration is 12.00pm -14.00pm. Cost €5. There is Beginners and Seniors Courses available. All welcome. Families and buggies welcomed. For anyone who doesn’t know what orienteering is come along on the day and you will be shown what to do. Will be signposted from the Carrick Road and the Dromod Roundabout using white and orange orienteering markers. Check out Sligo Orienteering Club Facebook page or ring 087 2657630 after 6pm for more details.

Leitrim Horse Riding Club

Leitrim Horse Riding Club are looking for new members. We are hosting an open evening at Moorlands Equestrian Centre, Drumshanbo, on Friday, 17th May from 7pm. Members must be over 17 years of age, all levels of riding experience welcome.

Coding for kids

We are setting up a free coding for kids class in Ballinamore. Coding is the way you build websites, computer games and Apps. Coding is very useful for kids and adults alike. CoderDojo is the organisation worldwide who want to teach kids to code for free. All the information is here There are over 50 coderdojos in Ireland today. We need adults and kids to email us to see if we have enough interest. We intend to have one every Saturday for 1 or 2 hours. This is open to all kids the Leitrim/Cavan/Longford/Fermanagh area. Please email if you want to help or are interested in join.

McCartin School of Dancing Table Quiz

A fundrasing table quiz will be held on Friday, 24th March in Prior’s Bar, Ballinamore at 8.30pm. Proceeds in aid of McCartin SD trip to the UK Championships. Tables of four €40. Plenty of fun on the night. Your support would be greatly appreciated.

Nathan Carter Dance in Carrick-on-Shannon

Leitrim Sports Partnership invite you to a Nathan Carter Dance in the Landmark Hotel, Carrick on Shannon next Thursday 16th May at 10PM. All proceeds go to providing sport and physical activity for people with disabilities in Leitrim. Call 071 9650498 for tickets.

Leitrim Open Women’s 5K in Carrick-on-Shannon

Leitrim Open Women’s 5K will take place on Wednesday 22nd May in Carrick-on-Shannon. Register online at or call 071 9650498 for more details.

Saint Padre Pio Mass

The Mass of St. Pio will be concelebrated in Strokestown Parish Church on Tuesday, 28th May at 8.00 p.m. The Chief Celebrant will be Rev. Fr. Angelus O`Neill O.F.M. Capuchin Friary, Church Street, Dublin. Fr. Angelus will give an individual Blessing with the St. Pio Mitten after Mass and will also be available for the Sacrament of Reconciliation from 6.30 p.m. prior to the Mass.