Car Show: Classic Car Show and Fun day with face painting and loads of games in Mountcharles main street June 17th from 12 to 3pm approx in aid of Mountcharles Community Development Playground. There will also be bouncy castle down in the church car park. Please note there will be no parking on main street Mountcharles from Saturday night until Sunday evening at about 4pm. Please support.
Donegal Garden Society: The next garden meeting at Salthill House is scheduled for Monday June 11th when John McNamara of the famous Cork rose growing family is coming to talk on his favourite subject. Don ‘t forget a member qualifies for a 10% discount at Ashtree Garden Centre. New members always welcome.
Winners at the weekly whistdrive in Frosses were: Brian McNeely, Frosses; Joe Carr, Inver; Philomena Dorrian, Mountcharles; John McGroarty, Thower; Gerry Gildea, Draw: kathleen McGroarty, Philomena Dorrian, Sean Dorrian, Paddy Boyle.
Mountcharles whist drive: Winners included Neal Herron, Kathleen Carr, Sean Dorrian, Celine McColgan, Gerry Gildea, Tom Murphy. Draw winners included Philomena Dorrian, Bob Faulkner, Gerry Gildea and Kathleen McGroarty.
Down Syndrome Ireland: There will be a stall on the Diamond at the Farmers market from 10am on June 16th selling ice cream to raise money for Down Syndrome Ireland. Everyone is welcome and we would greatly appreciate your support.
HSE Group: The HSE South Donegal Group are going to the cabaret in the Central Hotel on Thursday, June 21st at 7pm. If you are interested contact Peggy at 97 35018 before June 14th.
Inver Community Centre
Toddler Group: Meets at Centre every Monday morning 10.30am, stop in for a cuppa coffee and chat!
Playgroup: Community Playgroup will host an open day on August 18th, more details to follow
History: Local History Group have finished after a very enjoyable day outing to Disert and surrounding areas last week. Another field trip around Inver/Mountcharles to celebrate Heritage week has been scheduled for August 25th 11am. Reservations required.
Summer Camps: Camps to suit all ages in July : Donna Kelly will host Primary School Age, Foroige will be here at end of July for Secondary School age and there will also be a Free Fun Irish Camp at the beginning of July. Call 97 36166 for more detail.
Senior Group: Group will not convene until Oct/November for fun social recreation and a hot lunch. Please call if you would like to get your name on this list – full details can be posted to your home.
Winter Classes: Creelmaking, First Aid, Computers, Digital Photography, Breads n Cakes, Cheesemaking, Patchwork, Genealogy, Fiddle, Guitar, Digital Photography, Basketball , Karate for kids & adults, personal training and Art for beginners & intermediate
Upcoming events:Mid Summer Barn Dance : Friday, June 22nd, Dancing to Dusty Trails.
Cancer Care Fundraising Dance: Friday, August 3rd Music by Tony Kerr & Local Artists, Fashion Show;Get ahead with the winter fashions - fundraiser for the Community Centre at end of September- more details later.
Website: Community Centre information is displayed on both www.Inver.ie and www.mylocalnews.ie – mark these as favourites so you be up to date will all activities!
Community Library: Bundoran Library picks up and drops off at the Centre on Thursday mornings – why not avail of this free and easy service. Log onto http://www.donegallibrary.ie for more details.
Computer Suite: Need to fax or copy something fast, we have a host of computers, and other equipment if you need help with submitting forms etc.
Mountcharles Community Development: Classic car Show and Fun Fair on Sunday June 17th cabaret style show in the Central Hotel, Donegal Town hosting local talent on 17th August. Country markets starting up very soon and eagerly awaited by community minded people who like to shop local.
Bluestack centre: Are you a budding enthusiastic lady tennis player with your sights on Wimbledon. Now’s you’re big chance to be a star. Join Michael McDaid’s coaching sessions and take it from there. Ring the centre for more information and Rosemary will full you in.