Dungloe local notes for Week beginning 26th Oct 09
Autumn Courses at Ionad Teampaill Chróine: Would you like to learn how to book your own flight, shop online or simply make contact with family and friends abroad by e-mail. Names are now being taken for Internet & Email classes which will be starting shortly. To register contact us on 074 95 22198.
Would you like to learn to play 25 card game? It is hoped to run a fun class In the Ionad on a weekly basis. If you are interested please contact Ionad Teampall Chróine on 074 95 22198. We also require experienced players to help out with these classes. All age groups welcome.
Oireachtas na Gaeilge, Cuideachta na bhFoghlaimeoirí: An bhfuil tú ag foghlaim na Gaeilge? An bhfuil cúpla focal agat? An raibh tú riamh ag Oireachtas na Gaeilge? Ar mhaith leat oíche a chaitheamh ag an Oireachtas le daoine eile atá ag foghlaim na Gaeilge? Beidh blaiseadh beag d’imeachtaí an Oireachtais ar an ardán: damhsa ar an sean-nós, amhránaíocht, ceol, lúibíní, agallamh beirte, scéalaíocht agus go leor eile. Beidh Tráth na gCeist Boird again chomh maith le duaiseanna. Beidh fáilte roimh fhoghlaimeorií iad féin ceol nó damhsa a dhéanamh! Agus isteach linn chuig Club na Féile ina dhiaidh. Úsáid do chuid Gaeilge!! Óstán an MT Errigal Leitir Ceanninn DÉ hAoine 30Ú Deireadh Fómhair 8.30pm go dtí 10.30pm.
Road Safety Authority: A new Road Traffic Bill will propose a reduction in the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limit for drivers. The RSA asserts this reduction will reduce the risk of collisions, save lives and prevent injuries. They have set up a dedicated web site at www.drinkdriving.ie to provide everyone who is interested with truthful and factual information on this important issue. The RSA would like us to be informed about this issue and to
consider the effect this will have on us, as road users and as members of our Parish. We urge
parishioners to get informed and become involved in this important debate.
The Friends of Letterkenny General Hospital would like to thank everyone who contributed to the Church Gate Collection, the total collected in Meenacross was €202.00.
The Charity Shop A massive Toy Sale will be held on Tuesday the 3rd November, A selection of computer games, board games, high school musical, Dora etc, at low prices that even Santa could afford in this recession. Also a selection of clothes at half price.
2010 Worklink Calendar; Was successfully launched by Cllr David Alcorn on the 14th October in Ionad Teampall Chróine. The calendar features all local Scenery. It is now on sale at the offices of Worklink Caravan rd Dungloe. For info Tel 95 61024.
HEARING AID CLINIC: A new hearing aid clinic will begin in Dungloe on the last Friday in every month, starting Friday 30th October in Siobhan Joyce’s chiropody clinic, Dungloe (besideMace). For appointment contact 074 91 84267
Ciste Gaeltachta na Mílaoise 2009/10 do mhic léinn tríú leibhéal anois Oscailte. Glaoch ar MFG ag 086-6009011.
Gaeltacht Area Millenium Partnership Fund 2009/10 for third level students now open. Contact MFG at 086-6009011.
Rosses NYP: Celebrations at the youth project for all this Halloween. Wednesday 28th October Teens late night Scary Movie on the large screen, starts at 9pm and booking is essential for a seat at the movie. Thursday 29th Oct, 7.30 –9pm , 10-12yrs Fancy Dress Party, lots of festive fun activities, disco, Prizes for Best Dressed & special appearance by our Freaky Scientist in their lab with his ghoulish mates as they try out ‘ icky experiments and ‘spells’! Tickets €5 and they must be purchased at the NYP Office, Chapel Road. Tel: 95 61931 for further information.
Dungloe Underage Hurling: Every Wednesday @ 6pm —7pm at Ionad Spóirt na Rosann, Rosses Community School. All Welcome.
Dungloe Widows Branch: Next meeting on 31st October at the Angle. Further information from 074 95 42077 or 95 51594.
Mary from Dungloe Festival Fundraising. Table Quiz continues every Thursday in Ostan na Rosann Lounge at 9.30pm. €5 per person, teams of 4 and junior teams welcome. The committee are asking all business owners to show some support by entering a team.
Table Quiz Caislean Oir Annagry Wednesday 28th Oct ‘09. Proceeds in Aid of Kincasslagh / Burtonport Saint Vincent de Paul. Starts 10pm Sharp. Team of four €20.
Sean Scoil Traigheanach Oiche Airnéal on Friday 30th October at 9pm. Ceol agus Craic. Tea served. Cead Isteach €5. Everyone welcome.
VEC Adult Education If you would like free and confidential help to improve your spelling, writing or reading please contact Dolores on 074 91 80871 or 086 1740677. All calls dealt with in strictest confidence.
Rosses Athletics is on every Wed & Fri @ 6pm-7pm at Mullaghderg Beach.
“Take your Pick” in Strand View Bar, Maghery every Saturday. Monies raised in aid of Roshine National School.
A Halloween Quiz will be held in The Strand View Bar, Maghery on Friday 30th October at 9.30 in aid of the Maghery Day Centre. There will be a prize for the best Halloween fancy dress. Come along and support this great cause.