- Happy 90th birthday, Maggie!
- Rose of Tralee bootcamp
- Tidy Towns says thanks.
- Bookin’ the cooks
- Site For Sale
- Emyvale cycling interclub time trial
- U3A update 21st May 2013
- Emyvale Grand prix photos
- Eilish’s Childminding service
- Geel visitors, accommodation wanted.
- Bus to Bloom garden festival
- Ballinode ICA visit An Grianán for Monaghan week
- Launch of DVD “Life in Mullan”
- “Roll up the sleeves” day in Ballinode
- Shave or Dye for Tydavnet Macra
- Ballinode Church Barbecue on June 14th
- Emyvale Grand Prix cycle race in Tydavnet
- Don’t forget Tea Day for Enable Ireland
- Ballinode Tidy Towns
- School reunion, c’mon Barratitoppy
Category Archives: Ballinode ICA News
Four members from Ballinode Guild travelled to An Grianán last week and had a really wonderful time. An Grianán is the ICA college. This charming manor is situated near the Co Louth beach of Termonfechin which … Continue reading
There was a good attendance at our monthly meeting on Thursday 9th May in Tydavnet cc. A vote of sympathy was passed with Breege Lenihan and Patricia Cavanagh on the death of their aunt, Kitty Geddis , Hollywood ,Co Down. … Continue reading
There was a great turnout for our March meeting in Tydavnet CC. A vote of sympathy was passed with the family of the late Jean Wilkinson. Jean was a very active member of ICA and was a member of … Continue reading
February’s meeting was very well attended. We spent a lot of time discussing Anecdote’s or bits and pieces we consider suitable for the ICA Book of Home and Family soon to be launched. A big congratulations to our Chairperson Patricia … Continue reading
There was a great turnout for our January meeting in TCC on January 10th last. After our initial greetings and chat we all settled down for our meeting. We had a vote of sympathy for Maureen Collins on the death … Continue reading
Ballinode ICA welcomed four new members Ann McArdle, Patricia Carbin, Mary Higgins and Maria Dolan. We hope they all enjoy our spring/summer programme of events.
Seven members joined the Federation trip to Dáil Eireann on the 12/12/12. A great day was … Continue reading
ICA Cake icing demonstration on thursday 13th December in Tydavnet cc following monthly meeting that starts at 8pm. Jill Condell will be demonstrating and new members always welcome.
We take part in lots of activities such as dancing, drama, crochet and this year have been very involved in the Warming Irish Hearts
One of the Hat, Scarf and Mitts sets knitted by a member
Knitathon for Irish Heart Foundation 30th … Continue reading
Report by Sheila Murray PRO.
Our November meeting was a great night and very well attended. After our prayer and apologies we held a minutes silence in sympathy with Bernie Deery and Geraldine McCarville who had family bereavements recently. There was … Continue reading
On Thursday 8th November Wilma from JP Flowers will do a flower arranging demonstration following our monthly meeting in Tydavnet CC starting at 8pm. Arrangements with a seasonal theme will be popular and we remember with gratitude when she so generously gave … Continue reading
Ballinode ICA The October meeting was very well attended. A cheque was presented to Declan Mc Phillips of the Shauna McPhillips Rhetts Syndrome Trust Fund, by Ballinode ICA proceeds of monies raised by a sponsored walk we had last June. … Continue reading
A talk will be given by our digital switchover champion for CoMonaghan Gretta McCarron in Tydavnet cc tonight,thursday 11th at 8pm. Come along and have your last minute queries answered about the switch from analogue to digital viewing. Everyone welcome … Continue reading
The digital switch is the process of changing how Ireland receives its television signal. This is changing from analogue to digital so we can receive a better quality service. Saorview is Irelands free digital television service. Confused? Don’t be. Ballinode … Continue reading
Ballinode ICA demonstrations and talks 2012/2013 got off to a good start on thursday 5th Sept when Catherine McGregor gave a most enjoyable and entertaining talk on decluttering your wardrobe and colour me beautiful
Thursday 11th October at 8pm Gretta McCarron … Continue reading
There was a great turnout from the Tydavnet Parish in support of World Suicide Prevention Day on Sunday last 9th Sept in Tydavnet CC. Scotstown and Ballinode ICA’s Tea and Talk was a great success. A very clever and humorous … Continue reading
A very successful Tea and Talk morning was held in Tydavnet Community Centre on Sunday 9th September. Report to follow.
All the family are welcome to the Tea and Talk morning on Sunday 9th September in Tydavnet Community Centre from after mass to 1pm. Guest speaker Psychologist Shane Martin will give a talk. ICA members from Scotstown and Ballinode Guilds will … Continue reading
Irish Countrywoman’s Association & Suicide or Survive launch nationwide campaign to mark World Suicide Prevention Day
“High Tea & Talk” campaign will raise funds and promote mental health awareness
August, 2012. The Irish Countrywomen’s Association recently joined forces with Suicide or Survive with the aim of raising awareness of mental health issues in Ireland and working towards … Continue reading
The Irish Countrywomens’ Association was represented at the Tydavnet show at Kilmore playing fields last Saturday. Here is a selection of photographs showing some of the entries, starting with the winning one from the Scotstown Guild.
Ballinode ICA were among the community groups that had a stand at Tydavnet community centre last Wednesday for the judging in the “Pride of Place” competition.
Photographs from the recent “Pride of Place” exhibition for the judges at Tydavnet community centre on Wednesday 8th August. A great display by all groups.
Congratulations to Breege Lenihan of Ballinode Guild ICA whose winning photo featured alongside the winning article by Beryl Boyd of Clogher Area WI in the International magazine of the Associated Countrywomen of the world. To celebrate ACWW day and as … Continue reading
Last Saturday evening twenty ladies from Ballinode ICA travelled to Dundalk Stadium for a night out Greyhound racing. All amateurs at gambling but this addictive sport did not disappoint. After 11 races at €2 min bet I didn’t hear anyone … Continue reading
On Wednesday 6th June last 20 ladies from Ballinode ICA walked from Tydavnet community centre to support the Shauna McPhillips fund. It was a very pleasant walk. The rain stayed away and we took some very nice photos of the … Continue reading
Ballinode ICA We have a number of events to look forward to in the next week which includes a Study Trip to South Armagh 9th June a Network Walk on the 11th June but most of all our end of … Continue reading
To celebrate ACWW day and as part of the “Women Walk the World” event, 50 women from Monaghan Federation ICA walked with 25 women from Clogher Area WI on Saturday 28th April in Fardross Forest Park close to Clogher on … Continue reading
Patricia Cavanagh newly elected Federation President with Monaghan Federation ICA members
Patricia Cavanagh receives chain of Office from outgoing Federation President Marie Curley
Patricia Cavanagh presents Patricia Cavanagh presents
outgoing President Marie Curley outgoing Treasurer Mary Strong
with a gift. with … Continue reading
Patricia Cavanagh received the Chain of Office from outgoing Co. Monaghan Federation ICA President, Marie Curley, last night at the ICA Co. Monaghan Federation AGM in Tydavnet Community Centre.
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