Drumkeerin Community News

North West Vintage and Heritage Club

North West Vintage and Heritage Club

1st Automobile/Car Boot Sale at Community Centre, Manorhamilton on Sunday, April 28th at 11am. Booking is essential. Indoor and outdoor events. Admission €5 family rates, €10 autojumble. Contact Tommy 087-9489057, Sean 086-4009070 or Tommy 087-2328319. Proceeds to M.S Therapy Centre, Ballyfarnon and STOP Suicide.

Women’s Group

The balance for the Aran Islands trip is now due. €5 from OAPs and €25 from all other members to be paid to Rita or Veronica as soon as possible.

Sympathy Extended

Sympathy is extended to Gabrielle Cullen and family and to Patrick J. McPadden and family on the death of their mother, Mary McPadden, Dargoon, Coolegraine.

Say Cheese

In this time of recession and gloom it is most heartening to see so many people enjoying themselves over the weekend of Drumkeerin Drama Group’s production of Bernard Farrell’s “Say Cheese” in Drumkeerin Community Centre on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Putting on the annual play on stage is a tradition in Drumkeerin, going back almost a centtry. Long may that tradition live on. Congratulations to the Director, stage crew and cast on a most excellent and enjoyable production.

Exciting News

It is great and exciting news to learn that the John McKenna Second Gathering Concert will see arriving on stage musicians and singers coming from London and Northern Ireland on Sunday, May 5th. There will be further details next week.

Line Dancing classes

Line Dancing classes are on every Wednesday evening at 8.30pm in the community centre, €7 per week. All welcome to attend.

North Leitrim Women’s Group

Beauty and Hair Evening with make up artist Natasha Daly and hair stylist Rebecca Fanning of the Make Over Studio, Carrick-on-Shannon. For that special event - Weddings, Communions, Confirmations etc. Skin care, Day make-up, Night make-up (airbrush) demonstrations. Upstyles and event styles. Tuesday 30th April 7pm-9.30pm. To book your place contact The North Leitrim Women’s Centre, The Bee Park Centre 071 9856220, email nlwrg@eircom.net or simply call in.

Help protect your children online

The New Ballagh Centre, Rossinver, is pleased to announce that it will be running a short course/presentation over two Thursday evenings (25th April and 2nd May) about Internet Security. This presentation will be of particular interest to parents of school-age children. The cost will be €10 and will cover refreshments. Places are limited to a maximum of twelve participants. So is you wish to book, or to find out more details, please ring the Centre on 071 98 54030/54928 and ask to speak to Martin. If there is sufficient demand the presentation will be run again at a later date.