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Glenties Notes 11th October 2013

League County Champions:
Congratulations to our U / 16 team who defeated St. Eunan’s on Sunday last 6th October 2013 in the Division 1 League County Final in Glenfin. Well done lads!

Glenties Afterschool:
Glenties Afterschool is now taking names for those interested in an Arts and Crafts Session. This will take place every Thursday from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. Children will be picked up from Scoil Mhuire and provided with a healthy snack on arrival. For further information ring Bridie or Kellie 074 95 51907.

The collection for the Irish Heart Foundation, taken up recently in Edeninfagh amounted to € 85. Thanks to all who subscribed.

The Dyslexia Collection taken up on the weekend of 25th August amounted to € 656.00 Thanks to everyone who made a donation.

Céilí, Sets and Two-Hand Dance Classes:
Céilí Sets and Two – Hand Dance Classes commenced in the Highlands Hotel, Glenties on Wednesday 9th October from 8 p.m. – 9.30 p.m. Tuition by Connie & Anne.

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo in the Glenties Community Centre every Tuesday night at 9pm. Every line € 50, every house € 100. Jackpot will be € 8500 on the 15/10/2013, if not won on the night €300 will be paid out. In house draws.

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

Tia Chi in the Community Centre every Wednesday night at 8 p.m,

Academy Drama classes by Helen O’Grady for children are on every Thursday evening from 5pm.

Snooker room is open from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. every evening.

Bookings for the Community Centre contact 087 2679321.

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

Glenties Notes 3rd April 2013

The winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on Tuesday 19th March were – € 25 Winners – Kathleen Boyle and Donal Brennan.; € 50 Winners – Anna Cannon, Rosaleen Melly, Yvonne Doherty, Anna Mc Dyre, Kathleen Kenny, Isabelle McLoone, Daithi McGill and Lisa Conlon; € 100 Winners – Bridie Gallagher, Winnie Long, Anne Glynn, Ann Quinn, Josie O’Donnell, Nellie McGuire, Kitty McGlynn, Sinead Burke and Mary Furey; € 500 Winner – Grace O’Hara.

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo every Tuesday night at 9 p.m. Every line € 50, every house €100. Jackpot if not won will be € 5,900 on Tuesday 9th April. If not won € 300 will be paid. In-house draws.

Snooker Room opened from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. daily except Tuesday. It closes at 8 p.m. on Tuesday. On Saturday and Sunday – Snooker Room opened from 12.noon to 10 p.m.

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Sunday 12th May 2013 at 11.00 a.m.

First Holy Communion:
Children from St. Riaghan’s, Drimnacrosh, Kilkenny N.S. and Scoil Mhuire will receive their First Holy Communion in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties, at 11.00 a.m. on Saturday 25th May. Children from Edeninfagh N. S. will receive their First Holy Communion in the Church of the Holy Family at 12 Mid-Day Mass on Sunday 26th May.

Glenties Playgroup & After School:
The After School is now taking names for those interested in An Arts & Crafts Session. This will take place every Thursday from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. Children will be picked up from Scoil Mhuire and provided with a healthy snack on arrival. For further information ring Bridie or Kellie 9551907 or check out their Facebook Page.

Daffodil Day:
“Thank You” to the Volunteers and everyone who supported the collection on the Day. € 2, 019.69 was collected

Chiropody Clinic:
Margaret Connell, Foot Health Practitioner will hold a Chiropody Clinic in Glenties Day Centre on Monday 8th April. To arrange an appointment ring Margaret – 087 -1417180.

Glenties Notes 14th September 2011

The Late Breege Nuelen (Campbell)
The death took place suddenly last week of Breege Nuelan, New York, formerly Campbell of Church Road, Glenties. She is survived by her husband, Dick, son Barry and daughter, Brenda, brother Neil, Dungloe, sisters, Evelyn, Letterkenny and Peg, Dublin, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends to whom sincere sympathy is extended. Her sisters Kathleen and Maura predeceased her.

The winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on Tuesday 6th September were – Donal Brennan won the Jackpot of € 400. Emma Sweeney, Norah Mc Hugh, Dim Melly, Anne O’ Donnell, Sandra Moore and Bernie Mc Devitt won € 100. Maureen Gildea, Fiona Boyle, Sally Mc Guigan, Patsy Martin, Majella Boyle, Helen Mc Dyre, Shaun Maloney, Breege Roarty, Mary Doherty, Mary Doherty, Teresa Mc Kelvey, Kathleen Boyle, Marie Boyle, Lisa Coughlan, Gracie O’ Hara and Gallagher won € 50 each. Denis O’ Donnell, Annie Kennedy and James Gallagher won € 35 each. James Pick, Donal Brennan, Majella Boyle and Johnny O’ Donnell won € 25 each.
Bingo every Tuesday night in the Community Centre at 9 p.m. sharp. Jackpot € 400 House €100 and Line €50.

Play snooker every night except Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the Glenties Community Centre.

Congratulations to Breidin Boyle, who graduated last week from N.U.I. Maynooth, with an Honours Degree in Maths and Music. Breidin is a daughter of Hugh and Mary Ita Boyle, Glen Road, Glenties.

Sincere Sympathy is extended to Bríd Gavigan, Narin Road, Glenties on the death of her uncle, Dan Rodgers, Kerrytown, which took place recently.

Sincere sympathy is extended to the relatives and friends of Bridget Mc Dermott, Edeninfagh, Glenties, who died at her home on Sunday last.

Fire Fighting Training Day
The Donegal Civil Defence is holding a One Day Auxiliary Fire Fighting Training Day in Glenties Fire Station next Sunday 18th September from 10 a. m. until 2 p.m. On the day, trained fire fighters will be present to demonstrate the skills required to deal with gorse fires, flooding and general fire fighting. For more information or to register for participation contact Edel Flynn, Civil Defence Officer, Donegal County Council on 074 9175665. If sufficient interest is shown in the Glenties area, Civil Defence will deliver the full fire fighting course over the winter months free of charge. Training is open to anyone aged 18 years or over.

Night Classes in St. Columba’s Comprehensive School
Classes start on Tuesday 27th September from 7.30 to 9.30p.m. Enrolment is on Monday 19th September from 7 to 8 p.m. The following courses are on offer – Beauty Therapy, Skin Care, Make-Up, Manicure, Pedicure (4 weeks), Beginners Guitar (8 weeks), Computers (beginners and intermediate) (8 weeks), Conversational French and Irish (4 weeks), How to use your Digital Camera (4 weeks), ECDL, (8 weeks), Drumming and Percussion (8 weeks), Health & Safety in Workplace (8 weeks), Junior Cert Maths for adults (8 weeks), make home DVDs (4weeks), Patchwork (8 weeks), Payroll – Manual and Computerised (8 weeks), Pilates 8 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. (8 weeks), Quick and Simple French Cookery (4 weeks) and Kettlebell Toning Class 8 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. (8 weeks).

St. Columba’s Comprehensive School Gym
St. Columba’s Comprehensive School Gym will re-open to the public from Monday19th September. It is available for Ladies Indoor Soccer, Basketball, Gaelic, Uni-hoc and Badminton. There will also be Keep Fit Classes. The Fitness Suite will also be open to the public on a membership or pay as you go basis. For further information ring 9551172 or 086 1020471.

West Coast Cormorants Swimming Club
This year we hope to start swimming lessons in Ballyshannon Leisure Centre once again. We aim to offer affordable swimming lessons to the children of the area. We intend to run the classes in conjunction with the Dolmen Centre in Portnoo. Depending on the response, lessons should begin shortly. To get an idea of numbers, please register any interested child aged 7 or over with the Dolmen Centre on 9545879, giving your name, address and phone number. Deadline for registration is Friday 23rd September.

Glenties Notes 28th October 2010

The I.S.P.C.C. collection which was taken up recently amounted to € 638.00.  Many thanks to all those who supported this cause.

Snooker Room
The Snooker Room in the Community Centre will be open every night except Tuesday from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.  Bingo every Tuesday night.

Keep Fit Classes
Keep Fit Classes have started in Scoil Mhuire Gym on Tuesdays. Times:  5 p.m. – 6.30 and 7 p.m. – 8.30p.m.  The classes cater for females of all ages.  Cost is € 5. Looking forward to seeing you there.

Donegal Hospice Coffee Morning
The Behan Family, Ard Patrick are having a Coffee Morning in the Community Centre, Glenties on Saturday morning after 11 a.m. Mass in aid of Donegal Hospice.  Your support would be greatly appreciated for this very worthy cause.

The Winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on Tuesday 19th October were – Mary Kennedy and Moya Gallagher won € 200 each.  Mary Kennedy, Glenties, Sarah Long, Fintown, Bridie Boyle, Bridie Doherty, Christine Mc Cool, T. O’Dochartaigh, Anne Quinn, Mary Furey, Ardara, Nan Doherty and Liz Buckley won € 100 each.  Caroline Kee, Laghey, Anne Kennedy, Sandra Moore, Sarah Long, Fintown, Maura Kilbane, Sarah Gallagher, Ardara, Mary Mc Gill, Ardara, Kathleen Griffin, Dim Melly, Rooskey, and Lisa Coughlan won € 50 each.  Sarah Long, Fintown, Kitty Mc Glynn, Anne Mc Dyre and Breege Brennan won € 25 each.

New Arrival
Congratulations to David Sweeney and Mary Heekin on the birth recently of their baby daughter (Niamh).

Sincere sympathy is extended to the relatives and friends of Kitty Hughes, formerly Quinn, Mully, Glenties who died in Dungannon last week.

Women on The Verge of HRT
Balor Rep. presents ‘Women on The Verge of HRT’ in the Community Centre, Glenties on Friday 29th October at 8.30 p.m.