Cloone Community News

Cloone Show AGM

Cloone Show AGM

The AGM of Cloone Agricultural Show was held recently in the Community Centre and was well attended. The Chairman, Secretaries and Treasurers all gave detailed and healthy reports on the organisation’s activities and financed for the previous twelve months.

The Chairman thanked all the sponsors and donors of financial and material prizes, all who supported the church gate collections, fundraising events, all of the exhibitors and judges, all who took part in the “special attractions” category, the Civil Defende, Garda, not forgetting all the helpers who assisted before, during and after the event.

The following officers were selected for the 2013 show which will be celebrating twenty-five yers in existence: Hon President- Fr. Sam Holmes P.P. President- Timmy Beirne. Vice/Presidents- Hugh McGovern, Pauric Kelly. Chairman- Andy McGovern. Vice/Chairman- Tom McNamara. Joint Secretaries- Emer Clancy and Deborah Leddy. Joint Treasurers- Paula Shortt and Sheila Canning. PRO- James Moran.

The committee are launching the fundarising activities with a “25” card drive in Fitzpatrick’s Ceili House, Mohill on Friday, May 10th. There is €175 in prizes and your support would be appreciated.

The committee are proposing holding a photographic (pictorial) display at this year’s event which will celebrate twenty-five years of “Show” activitity in Cloone.

Photographs can be given to Emer Clancy or Deborah Leddy or any committee member. Please include your name, address and phone and contact number, not forgetting the year of the show on submitted photographs. Thanking you for your assistance.

GAA Lotto Draw

Numbers drawn were 23, 2, 15, 24. No jackpot winner. Lucky Dip winners were €50 Sean O’Donnell, Drumlegga, €30 Darren Quinn, Ballinamuck, €30 Seamus Tiernan, Drumgoula, €30 Pauric Harte, Australia. New jackpot €8,100.

Cloone/Aughavas Community Playschool

Offers children the opportunity to learn through Play in a Safe, Stimulating and Educational Environment.

We are now taking bookings for September 2013 for children who are aged 2 years and 10 months on September 1st 2013. We are also providing places under the ECCE Scheme.

If your child is going to school in September 2013 and was born between February 2nd 2009 and June 30th 2010, they are entitled to avail of the free Pre-School Year. For enquiries and/or bookings please contact Mary Moran (Playschool Leader) 071-96-36916 or 086-83-82545.

Church Gate Collection

Diabetes Ireland Leitrim Branch wish to thank subscribers to recent church gate collection and a special thank you to the three collectors. Amount subscribed €228.00.