There was a good turnout for our November meeting. A vote of congratulations was extended to Marie McAree on the birth of a granddaughter Molly and to Clones ICA on the launch of their book 60 years of memories. Congratulations also to those who had recipes in the new ICA Book on Bread and Baking. […]
Ballinode ICA first meeting of the new season 2019 takes place on Thursday 12th September in Tydavnet Community Centre at 8pm. Deirdre has prepared a Quiz for us so get your thinking caps on everyone. There are lots of upcoming events to discuss. We hope to get back to our crafts and hopefully plan some classes. Former President Breege […]
Preparation is ongoing for entries to Tydavnet Show. A number of members are taking part in the ICA entry which includes an A4 Poster advertising the Garden Party at An Grianán, a Traditional brown soda bread and a handmade tea cosy. Tydavnet Show is looking for more entries in the Bread making and crafts section […]
Ballinode ICA meeting in Tydavnet Community Centre on Thursday 9th May at 8pm. New members welcome.
Ballinode ICA meeting in Tydavnet community centre next Thursday 11th April at 8pm for our AGM. Guest speaker for the night is Susan McDonald, Physiotherapist who will give us a talk on women’s health and wellbeing. New members welcome.
Ballinode ICA members have been doing crochet and knitting for the Rotunda hospital. The hospital has a coffee morning on Thursday 28th March, and some of the members will attend it. The ICA branch has got great support for the knitted clothes, blankets and “Tentacles for Tinies” charity initiative, where crocheted octopuses are helping comfort the premature babies in […]
Line Dancing continues in Tydavnet Village Community Centre at 7.30pm, starting on Tuesday 19th March 2019, for 4 weeks. Everyone welcome.
Ballinode ICA will host its monthly meeting in Tydavnet Community Centre on Thursday 14th March at 8pm. Guest speaker is Tracey Allister from the Irish Society of Hearing Aid Audiologists, who will give a presentation on hearing loss. New members always welcome.
December 2018 and January 2019 have been busy months. Our December meeting commenced with a vote of sympathy with Michael John Campbell (Community Centre Caretaker) on the death of his sister Margaret RIP. A minutes silence was observed. On a happier note there was a vote of Congratulations to Breda Caulfield, Mary Mc Kenna, Betty […]
Ballinode ICA meeting will take place in Tydavnet Community Centre on Thursday 10th January 2019 at 8pm. Guest will be Martin MacKenna who will show some of his photos of old Monaghan from his vast and valuable collection. Over many years, Martin has amassed a considerable collection of postcards and pictures related to Monaghan town […]
Ballinode ICA has been very busy over the last few months. We are taking part in the “Tentacles for Tinies” Project for the Rotunda Hospital. Breda Caulfield and Mary Sherry have been busy teaching members to crochet and there are lots of knitted and crochet items now ready to go to the Rotunda Hospital for […]
Congratulations to Ballinode ICA member Sheila McCarron Murray who came third in the national ICA Reporting competition. Sheila had to report on a recent or past significant event in or local area and she chose the Pearl of Wisdom campaign. Minister Heather Humphreys TD met representatives from Cervical Check Ireland and was alarmed to discover that […]
Ballinode ICA Meeting will take place on Thursday 12th April at 8pm in Tydavnet Community Centre for the AGM. Annual fee now due €25. New members welcome.
Our meeting opened with ICA prayer and apologies. We had a low attendance due to flu and weather conditions. Sympathy was extended to Sarah McDermott and Maura Mohan on the death of Tony Brennan. A minutes silence was observed. Secretary Patricia was absent on the night so Sarah took her place. Correspondences: Invitation to Operation […]
Twenty-five ladies of Ballinode ICA enjoyed a night at the Garage theatre on 16th December called “A Celebration of Christmas”. It was a fabulous night’s entertainment, and everyone felt we should make it an annual event. We also enjoyed a beautiful meal in the Four Seasons Hotel beforehand. There is a great line-up of activities planned for the […]