Boyle Community News

Boyle Tennis Club

Boyle Tennis Club

Tennis Coaching will commence on Monday April 15th, under 9 years 4pm until 5pm and 9 years plus 5pm until 6pm for sx weeks. $20 for members and €30 non members this will include membership. For more information call Noreen on 071 9662 996. Adult Coaching will commence on Monday 14th May more information to follow.

Family Life Centre, Boyle

Tel: 071 96 63000. The Family Life Centre is now live on facebook.

CYBER SAFETY ADVICE WORKSHOP FOR PARENTS: This workshop gives parents an opportunity to learn more about their childrens usage of Social Media sites e.g. facebook, twitter, etc. and many more. Discussions on how parents can minimise the chances of their children getting caught up in cyber bullying and also how to deal with it if it occurs. Presented by Niall Mulrine, Social Media Safety Expert Tuesday 9th April at 7.30pm. €5 contribution. Booking advisable.

MENS SHED: Meetings on Tuesdays at 4pm in Trojan, Boyle. Open meeting, all welcome.

YOGA: Wednesday mornings at 11am continuing until May 1st in the Family Life Centre, Boyle. Facilitator: Liz Dwyer

SUPPORT FOR THE SUICIDE BEREAVED: Tuesday, April 30th at 8pm in the Family Life Centre, Boyle 0719663000. Facilitator: Fr. Brian Conlon. One to one and group support available: Booking advisable. Please contact the Centre for more information.

CLOTHES BANK: Please help raise funds by donating your clothes to the bank in front of the Family Life Centre, Boyle.

POSITIVE PARENTING: A one session workshop for parents of children aged 0 to 12 years. You can ring the Family Life Centre, Boyle 0719663000 to express your interest in this programme.

BOYLE CHARITY DUATHLON: In aid of the Family Life Centre, Boyle. Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Co. Roscommon, Sunday May 5th at 12pm. Registration and further information

FLORA MINI MARATHON RUN/WALK FOR THE FAMILY LIFE CENTRE, BOYLE: Bank Holiday Monday, 3rd June 2013. Closing date for entries 24th April. For information sheet and sponsorship card please contact the Centre 0719663000.

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. Please contact Marie on 0719663000 or Denise on 0719663841 in the Family Life Centre, Boyle. All our programmes and services are confidential and professional.

WEBSITE: Check out our website:, follow us on, and on twitter for our current brochure and updated details of our workshops, programmes and services provided at the Centre.

INFORMATION COFFEE MORNINGS: Informal Information Coffee Mornings, second Thursday of every month at 11am. We are looking for local businesses, services, skilled people, professionals, artists etc. to take part in these mornings. It would be an opportunity to showcase your wares/talents/skills and share them with others. If you are interested please contact the Family Life Centre, Boyle on 0719663000. Free to all. Next presentation by Doris Rabe, Nutritional Therapist on Healthy Eating on April 11th.

MANUAL HANDLING: Providing Participants with the knowledge and skills for safe manual handling that can be put into practice at home as well as at work. Friday 26th April 9.30am-1.30pm in the Family Life Centre, Boyle 0719663000. Booking essential. Cost: €40

SUPPORT FOR THE SUICIDE BEREAVED: Suicide is devastating, it’s suddenness can leave many unanswered questions. Tuesday 30th April at 8pm in the Family Life Centre, Boyle 0719663000. One to one and group support available. Booking advisable.

RELEASING THE TIES THAT BIND: In this workshop you can connect with your Higher Self. In a safe and effective way you can learn to free yourself from the undue influence/control of people as well as old unhelpful attitudes and habits. Sunday 12th May 9.45am-5pm in the Family Life Centre, Boyle 0719663000. Facilitator: Marianne Lavelle. Booking essential.

PARENTING TEENAGERS: Monthly sessions for parents on a variety of topics all relevant to parents of teenagers. Tuesday May 7th at 10am in the Family Life Centre, Boyle 0719663000.