Night Vigil at Melleray Grotto (near Cappoquin, in Waterford) on Saturday 24th November 2018. Bus leaving in front of Cathedral steps at 3.30p.m. Returning at 2p.m on Sunday 25th November. Booking essential with Mrs Esther McManus, tel: 047 72376. Melleray Grotto is a little grotto located one mile below the Cistercian Monastery of Mount Melleray in the Knockmealdown […]
Monthly Talk: Our October Monthly talk will be given by Sergeant Mick Duffy, newly appointed Crime Prevention Officer for Cavan/Monaghan. He will cover areas such as home security, personal security property, scams etc. October 26th is the date, in Gortakeegan at 11.00. Please note change of venue. Tea and coffee will be available. Poems and […]
Tanagh Outdoor Education and Training Centre is running a Night Paddle on the Dromore river on Friday 26th October 2018. Paddle starts at 6pm, suitable for adults over 17 years. Meet at Tanagh Outdoor Education Centre at 5.45pm for registration and Buoyancy aids. Paddlers must have a head torch with them on the water. Please wear warm suitable clothes. Refreshments […]
Emy Lough Development Committee would like thank all the people who turned out to support their “Stetson Walk fundraiser on Sunday 7th October 2018, all the helpers that made the day a great success, and the people who made donations after the event. A full report on the event will be available at a later stage.
Tydavnet Area Community Games AGM was held on Thursday 11th October in Scotstown Complex. The Committee thanked all those that attended and welcomed new parents and transition year students to the meeting. The Committee elected are Deirdre Boylan (Chairperson), Paula Mc Kenna (Secretary), Marian Boylan (Children’s Officer & PRO), Dolores Rafferty (Treasurer), Caroline Mc Nally (County Delegate) and […]
The launch of local start up business “Bike Green” took place on Monday 15th October 2018 at Corcaghan School. The new cycling education company, the brain child of Tydavnet’s Francis Dolan, is fully qualified to deliver Cycle Right, Gearing up off Road, night-time cycling, Sprocket Rocket and Bike for Life courses. They also offer inclusive cycling, bike […]
Art classes starting in Ballinode Hall on Wednesay 24th October from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. Paint along with “Crafty Wee Ann”, bring your own paint, canvas and brushes.€40 for 6 weeks. To book contact 086 8640116.
The Co Monaghan County Cross Country Championships take place on Sunday 14th October 2018 at 2pm at the Scotstown GAA training grounds, Kilmore. There will be individual and team prizes, as well as the best overall club award. It will be a great spectator sport, so come out and support our up and coming athletes.
The Tydavnet Millennium Club is having their Halloween party in the Creighton Clones on 31st October. This is with thanks to Tydavnet Tidy Towns committee who donated us money to part fund this event. Numbers limited, contact Martina 0863824107 or Pauline 085 1197063.
Monaghan Charismatic Prayer Group announces Life in The Spirit Seminars starting Monday October 15th in St. Louis Convent Chapel, Monaghan. Rosary at 7.30pm; Seminar 1 starts at 8.00pm. Speaker will be Fr Paddy McGinn. Continuing for the next 7 Mondays; guest speakers each night; all welcome.
Have you got type 2 diabetes? A free one-day course designed to support you in looking after your diabetes is beginning in Monaghan. It’s called DESMOND (Diabetes Education Self Management for Ongoing and Diagnosed Diabetes) and will be held in Monaghan PCCC, St. Davnet’s complex, Rooskey, on Tuesday 23rd October. If you would like more […]
Bake and cake sale in the shopping centre in Monaghan at 2pm on Saturday 13th October 2018 in aid of the people on Indonesia after the recent earthquake and tsunami. It’s a great chance to pick up some lovely treats or dessert for the weekend. Please be generous and save lives.
Well known Truagh lady Catherine Flood has been a volunteer with “Project Children” in America for many years, this documentary coming to the Garage Theatre in November highlights the fantastic work of the charity, and the contribution the project made to Peacebuilding in Northern Ireland. The late Fr Patrick Rice (d. September 2015) formerly from […]
The evenings are drawing in now and community and voluntary groups around Co. Monaghan are in full swing after summer breaks. It’s a great time to find a new volunteer role. We only have space for a few here, but you can find lots more at http://bit.ly/2GemruQ Selection of Volunteer Roles: Firstly, Monaghan Volunteer Centre would […]
Ballinode Lunch Club will be returning to Ballinode Hall on Monday 15th October. The club provides a social outlet for older people in the community who meet up for a nice lunch and a chat among friends. Booking is necessary; you can book by contacting Madge 086 2530538 or Lorraine 087-7984230. New members always welcome.