Killybegs

Sunday walk: St Catherine’s Band walk in aid of Remember Us/Autism Assessment Fund will be held on Sunday, June 17th. Registration at the Commons School at 2.30; walk starts at 3pm sharp. Adults €5, students €3. Contact 087-6198299. Total collected for Clara House Unit 1 was €200. Thanks for all your support.

Sunday walk: St Catherine’s Band walk in aid of Remember Us/Autism Assessment Fund will be held on Sunday, June 17th. Registration at the Commons School at 2.30; walk starts at 3pm sharp. Adults €5, students €3. Contact 087-6198299. Total collected for Clara House Unit 1 was €200. Thanks for all your support.

I.C.A. Federation: Killybegs ICA are hosting the Federation meeting on Saturday, June 16th, at 2pm, in the Tara Hotel. Guilds are expected to attend from all over the county.

History & Heritage Céilí: A night of sets, céilí and barn dancing will be held in the Foresters Hall Killybegs on Saturday 16th June from 9.30 pm -12.30 pm in aid of the Killybegs History & Heritage Group. Music by Céilí Time. Supper served. Anyone wishing to make a donation may do so on the night or contact Patricia on 087-3119020.

Grow: Are you feeling down, anxious, fearful, isolated? Then Grow may be of help. Grow is a non-denominational, strictly confidential self-help group. Meetings are held weekly on Thursday nights at 7.30 pm in Niall Mór Centre, Killybegs, or in the Day Centre, Donegal Town, on Tuesday nights at 8 pm. No need for an introduction, just come along.

Killybegs Employment Project FÁS Community Employment: A new FÁS Community Employment project will begin in the Killybegs, Dunkineely and Inver areas in July. Participants are currently being recruited for office administration, youth supervision and general maintenance. If you are over 25 years of age, unemployed and interested, please phone Colin or Ann Marie on 074-9731666 or call in to the office at the Foresters’ Hall. FÁS criteria apply.

Citizens Information: The Citizens Information Service is offering an outreach service at the Niall Mór Community & Enterprise Centre, Killybegs. The service is available from 10am to 1pm. every Monday. Booking is not necessary.

Bag Pack: Killybegs Foresters Foróige Youth Club thanks everyone who supported their bag packing morning at SuperValu, Killybegs on Friday, June 1st.

Al-anon: An Al-anon open meeting will be held in the Day Centre at the Community Hospital, Killybegs, on Wednesday June 27th at 8pm. An AA speaker will attend.

St Mary of the Visitation: A gentle reminder that funds are still required for this very large but necessary project. Work on the building is nearing completion and it is hoped that the parish will take full possession of the church and parish office by early July. More than €1.8m has been collected but nearly one million still has to be found. A bank loan is being finalised for €950,000. Interest-free loans of any amount, small or large and repayable on request, will be gratefully accepted. Contributions can also be made by annual donation or one-ff payment. Church seating sponsorships are available for €1,000 or €500. Anyone wishing to receive the weekly restoration fund envelopes can do so by contacting Ann at the Parish Office. The official rededication will be performed by Bishop Boyce on Tuesday, July 17th at 7pm.

Killybegs notes: Anyone wishing to have an item included in the Killybegs Notes should contact Tony at 074-9731400 or 087-242 3737 or email: tonyocpr@gmail.com