Community Bulletin Board

A night with a difference

A night with a difference

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ (where you the audience will vote for your favourite couple) for the 1st ‘Leitrim Crystal’ Perpetual Trophy, also 2nd and 3rd prizewinners. ‘Musical Bingo’ starting at 9pm sharp followed by our dancers on Saturday, 6th April next at the Lough Allen Hotel & Spa, Drumshanbo. For tickets (€10) call Lough Allen Hotel, Tina 086 8171770 or Anna 086 1652549. All proceeds in aid of Domestic Violence Advocacy Service (DVAS) aiding women and children in Leitrim, Sligo & West Cavan.

Leitrim Livecraft Creative Training Programme

Leitrim Livecraft is a Leitrim Development Company project developed under the Rural Development Leader Programme. It a unique training programme implemented by the Leitrim Design House in association with the Leitrim Sculpture Centre. It is a creative training programme supporting economic activity in County Leitrim. Livecraft aims to re-energise and expand the possibilities of the craft sector in County Leitrim as a contribution to economic regeneration and sustainable growth by drawing on the County and all it has to offer. A detailed information pack and application forms can be downloaded from or alternatively you can email Michelle McPadden (Leitrim LIVECRAFT Co-Ordinator) at or call 071 96 50550/50533.

Eco-Building On A Shoestring

Architect/teacher/writer and Leitrim resident Peter Cowman is back in the country fresh from his Australian sojourn. For the past several weeks he’s been delivering Talks & Workshops as part of The Sheltermaker Tour which included the launch of his Sheltermaker’s Manual in Co. Tipperary on Friday last. He will be speaking at the Community Centre in Leitrim Village on Thursday night at 8pm on the subject of ‘Eco-Building On A Shoestring’. The talk will be followed by ‘teas, biscuits and tunes’! Proceeds from the talk be donated to the Irish no fracking campaign.v

Lough Rynn 10K Run

The 3rd Annual Lough Rynn 10K Run/walk takes place on Friday 29th March in the grounds of Lough Rynn Castle. To register go to . For more info email or call 071 9650498.

Aughakillymaude Mummers Centre, near Derrylin, Co Fermanagh

Saturday, 23rd March at 8.30pm Ulster traditional singing session (poetry and prose) A night when singers from all over Ulster decend on Aughakillymaude A great night in store with the usual cup of tea.

Boyle Rambling Anglers holding the Harry Comer Perpetual Cup

Boyle Rambling Anglers are holding the Harry Comer Perpetual Cup on Sunday April 7th 2013 Boyle River- Coarse Fishing 11am- 4pm. Adults Section €15. Cup and cash prizes. Depending on entries. Juvenile Section (free). Trophy. Contact Details C.J. Greene 085-7772262 Chairman, Ruth Egan 086-1725441 Secretary, John Nicholson 086-3357634 Chairperson. Refreshments served on the day. All proceeds from refreshments, raffles, spot prizes, etc go to the North West Hospice.

Drama comes to Drumkeerin

Drama comes to Drumkeerin Community Centre this coming Sunday night, March 24th when the Acorn Players from South Leitrim bring their side splitting comedy, The two loves of Gabriel Foley to the centre. The play will commence at 8.30pm sharp, so if you want a fun filled night of comedy and laughter, don’t miss it.