Newtownmanor Community News

Cake sale

Cake sale

The Dromahair Defibrillator AED Group are having a Cake Sale & Children Art’s Competition on Easter Sunday, 31st March in the Depot at 12noon. Please support this worthy cause.

Leckaun N.S. Enrolment

Leackun N.S. is currently enrolling Junior Infant pupils for September 2013. Forms can be obtained by visiting our school, by phoning 0719164569 or by emailing or by downloading and printing some from our award winning school website at These should be returned at your earliest convenience.

Exercise with Sue

Boxercise with Sue on Monday’s at 7.15p.m. Followed by Ladies Fun Fitness at 8 p.m. includes aerobics focusing on the bum, tummy, thighs and bingo wings and a deep stretch to help you relax and unwind. Why not try both classes at a discounted price. Boxercise is also on, on Thursdays at 6.45p.m. Classes are held in the Depot, Dromahair.

Set Dancing Classes

The set dancing classes continue on Thursday nights at 8.30 pm in the Newtownmanor Hall. Why not come along for an enjoyable night of set dancing.

North Leitrim Camogie

North Leitrim Camogie continues on Sunday’s at St. Clare’s Primary School Astro turf Manorhamilton. U-12’s at 4pm and U-14’s at 5pm. €15 for affiliation and insurance for the year. It is €2 for the use of the Astro turf. Everyone is welcome.


Dromahair library new opening hours: Tuesday 12.30pm – 6.00pm and Friday usual time from 2.30pm – 8.00pm. The library closes for a short break each day between 4.00pm – 4.30pm.


Reader - Patricia Cunningham. Collectors - Seamus Fowley. Altar Society - Bernadette Banks and Hazel Boylan.


Congrats to Tervin McDermott and Muireann O’Connor who got engaged last week. We wish you both health, happiness and good wishes for the future from all your family, neighbours and friends in Newtownmanor.


Pilates classes continue every Wednesday at 7.00p.m in the Newtownmanor Hall. Pilates are a great way to keep fit and stay in shape. For more information please contact Aileen on 086 8239966.

Bliain na Gaeilge

If you would like to learn how to use the Irish you think you have forgotten come along to a series of informal relaxed classes continue in Stanford’s, Dromahair from 7.45.p.m – 9.30p.m. For more information please contact Bríd on 086 0580034.

Hip Hop Dance Classes

Hip Hoppers dance classes continue every Monday from 6-8pm in the Newtownmanor Hall. For more information contact Ingrid on 087 7954469.

Community Development Group

There will be a raffle in aid of the Newtownmanor Community Hall Car Park project which will incorporate tennis and basketball courts. Committee members will be calling over the coming weeks. Your support would be appreciated.

C.P.R and Defibrillator / AED training

If anyone is interested in taken part in C.P.R and Defibrillator / AED training in the Newtownmanor area or surrounding areas please contact Geri on 087 9907791, Paul on 087 9057254 or Ger on 086 0566156.


The progressive 25 card game continues every Friday night at 9.00pm in the Newtownmanor Hall. Why not take up a new hobby?! It would be great to see some new faces.

Yoga Courses

2013 yoga courses at Ard Nahoo Dromahair: Tuesdays: 6.00pm level 1 class, beginners welcome and at 7.30pm level 2 class. Wednesday morning 10.00 a.m. mixed level classes. Wednesday evening yoga for men, all levels, beginners welcome. Meditation classes Wednesday evenings at 8.00 pm. All welcome. For more information please contact Noeleen at Ard Nahoo on 087 9218906 or

Wednesday Club

The Dromahair Wednesday Club continues every Wednesday in the Depot, Dromahair from 10.30am – 12.30pm. This club is for over 50s in Dromahair, Newtownmanor, Killargue and the surrounding areas. Come along and enjoy Aerobics, arts and crafts, away days and lots of other activities. All welcome, men and women!


Bingo continues as usual every Monday night in the function room of the Blue Devon, Dromahair at 9pm.