(May 13th, 2013) Drumkeen Local News

Graveyard Mass: The graveyard Mass will take place on Sunday, 16th June at 3pm.

Graveyard Mass: The graveyard Mass will take place on Sunday, 16th June at 3pm.

Old School Reunion Launch: The official launch of the Old School Reunion weekend will take place in St. Patrick’s Hall, Drumkeen on Saturday, May 25th at 8.15pm. Tickets for the dinner dance will be available at the launch. As there is a great demand for tickets we would advise that you order your tickets as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Tables of 8 or 10 for the dance are also available, light refreshments served on the night. We are also in the process of producing an Old School Reunion calendar and are currently seeking sponsorship. Please contact Henry on 087 2914267, Joe on 087 2168176, or Maeve 086 3940761 for any enquires.

Drumkeen Youth Club: Youth Club this Friday, May 17th is from 7.30-9.30 pm Leaders this week are Claire Gallen and Aidan Guthrie.

Tyrconnel Martyrs Flute Band: Practice every Tuesday in the hall at 7pm. All new members welcome. We’ll teach you to play the flute or drum and have some fun!

Sinn Féin lotto: In the Charlie Daly & H-Block Martyrs Sinn Féin Cumann Drumkeen lotto draw on May 8th, the numbers were 03, 05, 19, 21. No jackpot winner, one person won €100, Joe O’Connell, Kilmacrennan.

Car Wash: Well folks it’s getting close to that time of year again when we will have our 4th annual community car wash. The three previous years have been a fantastic success with over €2,500 raised in total for various local charities and community projects. As in previous years we give the community the chance to decide where the proceeds should go, so if your organisation or group would like to benefit from the car wash, please contact the Drumkeen notes by email: drumkeennotes@gmail.com or phone/text Aidan on 086 4083625 or Harry on 087 7741054.

St. Mary’s GAA: St Mary’s Bingo continues in the hall at 8.30pm on Tuesdays. Lotto result for April 30th were - LK, GY, TE, RN Winners were J. O’Kane, T. Gillen, H. Harkin M. Gallagher, Convoy and Y. Gallagher.

Adult Cardio Céili Class: Adult Cardio Céili Class every Wednesday in Kee’s Hotel, Stranorlar at 7pm. Contact Louise on 085 7229575 for details.

Padre Pio Pilgrimage: The pilgrimage to San Giovanni, Benevento, Cattolica Loreto and Pietrelcina will take place from Aug 26th – Sep 3rd. Flight Ex Dublin. Further details from Joe Walsh Tours 01 2410816 or 071 9851129

Parish Hall: Anyone wishing to book the hall should contact Charlie Quinn on 91 34010 or 087 7728608.

Drumkeen Notes: Anyone wishing to have material included for next week should email drumkeennotes@gmail.com or text 086 4083625 (deadline Saturday at 6pm).

Pilates and Exercise Classes: Bums and Tums takes place every Monday night at 7.45pm and Thursday night at 8.15pm. Classes will also run every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 9.45am Pilates take place every night with different levels from basic beginners to advanced. Contact Samantha on 0879555949.