Local Notes: Cliffoney-Grange

Local Notes: Cliffoney-Grange
Carns N.S

Carns N.S

Carns N.S, Moneygold is holding an opening evening on Thursday Feb 27th at 7 p.m. All welcome to come in and meet teachers and take a look at the school. For more details see www.carnsschool.com.

Clear the Diary

Saturday the 1st of March 8p.m at Barry’s pub, Grange is party time. Celebrate your Transformation with a night of drinking, dancing, eating (Yes, eating) and laughing with the participants in Operation Transformation, prizes galore and music till late. Tickets 5 Euro. An overall weight loss of 107 stone 11 pounds to date. is an amazing achievement for all involved.

Mobile Library

The Sligo Mobile Library Service operates a three weekly Thursday service visiting The Benwiskin Centre - Ballintrillick, Mullaghmore and Cliffoney. The service will be available at The Benwiskin Centre from 9.00am to 10.00am on the Thursday 6th and 27th March and 17th April 2014.

Chiropody Clinic

Chiropody Clinic in The Benwiskin Centre on Tuesday (By appointment only) Call Martina Connolly on 087 4182788

Single Hand Card Games in The Benwiskin Centre

Card Game every Tuesday 9pm – 11pm. €5 weekly. Games will continue until 25th March 2014. (Hosted by volunteers Pat McGowan and Johnny Duignan).

Spring Classes in The Benwiskin Centre

Book your classes online now at www.benwiskincentre.com We have a busy Spring schedule this term here at The Benwiskin Centre. Lots of classes and activities have started but you can still join some! We have space on a number of them including Community Garden , Scouts, Zumba and Photography. To book please contact us a.s.a.p on 071 9176721 or check online.

Teagasc Rural Tourism Course

The course, in conjunction with Leitrim Development Company, will highlight the tourism potential in your area, what makes your area unique to tourists, how to draw up a plan that will provide income and employment for your family. Course commences 4th March for 5 Tuesday nights 8pm – 10.30pm in the Teagasc Office in Manorhamilton. For further details and to reserve your place please call Teagasc, Manorhamilton on 071 9855107 or Leitrim Development Company on 071 9641770.

Townlands and People Heritage Group Talk

The Townlands and People Heritage Group and the Belfast Hills Partnership are hosting a talk in The Benwiskin Centre by Dr. Jim Bradley, Partnership Manager, on Thursday, 27th February at 8pm. The Belfast Hills Partnership brings together statutory bodies with a role to play in the Hills, including the four Councils of Belfast, Lisburn, Newtownabbey and Antrim. These are joined by local groups to include environment and heritage groups and farmers. This Talk will give an insight into the work undertaken by all involved and the initiatives taken to benefit the Belfast Hills. This meeting is open to all members of the community. The Community Genealogy Project will be on display. Refreshments served. Free admission.

Enrolment Day

Scoil Naomh Molaise, Grange Enrolment Day Thursday, 6th of March. 9.45am to 11.00 am. All welcome.

Cake Sale

There will be a cake sale on Sunday the 2nd of March after 12noon Mass in Grange Community Hall to raise funds for Darragh Fallon who is heading to South Africa in March, with the Niall Mellon Trust, to help build a school in a township. All support will greatly appreciated.