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Glenties Notes 1st May 2014

Bingo:
Winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on 22 / 04 / 2014 were – € 25 Winners – Margaret Gallagher, Nancy Gill, Mary McGeehan, Cathy Connell, Margaret Gallagher, Anne Kennedy, John McLoone, Rosaleen Gallagher, and Nancy Dorrian; € 50 Winners – Margaret Byrne, Rosaleen Melly, Teresa Glackin, Anne Quinn, Anthony Burke, J Mc Neilis, Adelle Dooley, Liz Buckley and Libby McGowan; € 100 Winners – Eimear Doherty, Margaret Gallagher, Pauline McGeehan, Maria Boyle, Nan Doherty, Cissi Campbell, Isabelle McLoone, Caroline Kee and Bid Fletcher; € 300 –Winner- Bridie Doherty.

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo in the Glenties Community Centre every Tuesday night at 9 p.m. Every line is € 50, every house €100. Jackpot, if not won will be €2,500 on 45 numbers or less on 6 / 05 / 2014, if not won on the night €300 will be paid out. In house draws.

Bowls in the Community Centre every Monday at 8 p.m.

Drama for children from 4.15 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday.

Snooker room is open from 4pm – 10 p.m. every evening and from 10am to 10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. To

Book the Community Centre contact 087 2679321.

Positions Available:
There are still positions available on the Glenties Community Centre Amalgamated C.E. scheme. D.S.P. criteria apply. For more information contact 087 9695053.

“Do This In Memory”:
The Parish Based Preparation Programme for First Holy Communion called – “Do This In Memory” will continue Next Sunday 4thMay at11a.m. Mass.

First Confession:
First Confession for the Edeninfagh First Holy Communion Children will take place in Edeninfagh this evening – Thursday 1st May at 6.00 p.m. First Confession for the Glenties First Holy Communion Children will take place in the Big Chapel in Glenties this evening – Thursday 1st May at 8.00 p.m.

First Holy Communion:
Children from St. Riaghan’s N.S. Drimnacrosh, Kilkenny N.S. and Scoil Mhuire will receive their First Holy Communion on Saturday 24th May at 11.00.a.m. Mass in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties.
Children from Edeninfagh will receive their First Holy Communion at 12 Mid- Day Mass on Sunday 11th May.

Confirmation:
The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Sunday 18th May at 11.00a.m.

Naomh Conaill Ladies Thanks:
Naomh Conaill Ladies would like to thank everyone who supported their recent Church Gate Collection in Glenties and Edeninfagh. The amount collected at Masses in Edeninfagh was € 105.05 and in Glenties was € 622.27.

40th Anniversary:
Monday 19th May is the 40th Anniversary of the opening of our Chapel in Glenties. As you can see the Chapel has been painted inside and outside to mark the occasion. A booklet about the new St. Connell’s Church in Glenties is being prepared for the Anniversary. A Celebration Mass will take place on Monday 19th May at 7.30 p.m.

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Tea Day:
Connaghan’s Shop-Owenea Trading, Mill Road, Glenties are hosting A Tea Day in aid of The Alzheimer Society of Ireland on Thursday 1st May. Please come along and join them for a Cuppa and support this worthy cause.

Cancer Care & Hospice Weekend:
There will be a Collection in the town during the day on Saturday; a Vintage Run on Sunday, in Memory of John the Tae Gallagher, and a Dance on Sunday night at The Highlands Hotel. Music is by The Cufflinks; Dancing is from10 p.m. – 2 a.m. Admission is € 10. Contact Daniel 087 631 5695 or Anthony 087 791 4428.

Mass in Rossnowlagh:
A bus will leave Mc Guinness’ Café at 6.00 p.m. on Tuesday 6th May and every first Tuesday for Mass in Rossnowlagh. Newcomers very welcome.

Glenties Tidy Towns:
General workers, caretaker, office worker and administrator wanted for Community Employment scheme, commencing on June 9th 2014. Fás Criteria for C.E. schemes apply. Contact 086 1209524 for further information.

Glenties Notes 2nd February 2013

Mass in Rossnowlagh:
A bus will leave Mc Guinness’ Café at 6.00 p.m. on Tuesday 5th February and every first Tuesday for Mass in Rossnowlagh. The organisers wish to make an appeal for more people to join them.

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo in the Glenties Community Centre every Tuesday Night at 9 p.m.; doors open at 8 p.m. Every Line €50, every House €100. Jackpot, if not won will be € 5000 on 45 numbers on the 5th February. If Jackpot is not won on the night € 300 will be paid out; Inhouse Draws. Snooker room will be open from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. every evening except Tuesday. Snooker room will be open on Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 10 p.m. Bowls is on, every Monday evening from 8 p.m. and Ti Chi is on, every Wednesday at 8 p.m.-9 p.m. Drama for all ages is on every Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Awards:
Congratulations to Amy Boyle Carr, from Scoil Mhuire who won the ‘Primary School Girl’s Award’ at the ‘Donegal Sports Awards’ function in the Mount Errigal Hotel, Letterkenny last Friday night. This was for her outstanding achievements in Gaelic, Soccer and Athletics in 2012. Amy is a daughter of Paul and Caroline Carr, Clós Naomh Conal, Tullyard Road, Glenties.

Congratulations also to Jim Mc Guinness, who received ‘Manager of the Year Award’.

Donegal Person of the Year:
Congratulations to Jim Mc Guinness who has been selected as 2012 Donegal Person of the Year by the Donegal Association in Dublin.

New Record:
Congratulations to Dr. John E. Ward, a scientist from Glenties, who has set a new NASA long duration Balloon record in Antarctica recently. John is a son of J.P. and the late Kathleen Ward, Station Road, Glenties.

New Arrival:
Congratulations to Evelyn and Charlie Mc Manus, Stranaglough, Glenties on the birth of their second child, a baby sister (Réiltín) for Seárlait. Evelyn is a daughter of Michael and Mary Ward, Straboy Glenties

P.T.A.A. Collection:
The local branch of the P.T.A.A. wish to thank everyone who gave so generously to the recent annual collection.

Legion of Mary Meeting:
Legion of Mary Meeting will take place in the Sacristy after 7.30 p.m. Mass on Wednesdays. New members welcome.

Collection:
The Pro-life Church Gate Collection taken up recently in Glenties amounted to € 530. The Pro-life Church Gate Collection taken up recently in Edeninfagh amounted to € 130. Thank you most sincerely to everyone who made a donation.

Jiving Classes:
Jiving Classes will recommence in the Highlands Hotel on Monday 4th February 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. Admission is € 5. Come along and learn to Jive, Foxtrot, Waltz, Quick Step, and Line Dance. Experienced Tutors. Have a great night’s fun and exercise. It is not necessary to bring a partner.

Tír Chonaill Gap Cycling Club:
The “Club Cycles” commence this Sunday – 27th January, from Glenties Community Centre, leaving at 9.30 a.m. Please arrive at the Community Centre on or before 9.20 a. m. All members welcome.

First Holy Communion:
Children from St. Riaghan’s, Drimnacrosh, Kilkenny N.S. and Scoil Mhuire will receive their First Holy Communion at 11 a.m. Mass on Saturday 25th May

First Confession:
First Confession for the First Holy Communion Children will take place in the Big Chapel on Friday 26th April at 8 p.m.