We had a great attendance at our November meeting. Our walking group had its first outing on Monday 14th, and 18 ladies took part in what was a fun hour walk at Kilmore training grounds. On Saturday 19th November, a group of ICA ladies went to Dublin to see “Sister Act” in Bord Gais Energy […]
A new season of Ballinode ICA is upon us, with discussions, debates, entertainment, jewellery making, cookery demonstrations, and much more. Why not join this group of ladies, one evening per month. Next meeting Thursday 8th September in Tydavnet Community Centre at 8pm. New members welcome.
Meeting (tonight) Thursday 11th February in Tydavnet Community Centre at 8pm. Visiting guest is beautician Yvonne from Perfections Beauty Salon Ballinode. New members welcome.
Well done to branch members from Ballinode ICA, Patricia Carbin and Patricia Cavanagh who had their festive recipes included in the Irish Independent on Saturday 5th December 2015. A great honour for the branch, and these recipes are also included in the ICA cookbook on sale nationally. Also featured in the ICA book “Tea and […]
Ballinode ICA meeting in Tydavnet Community Centre on Thursday 12th November at 8pm. A demonstration on Scentsy, plug in scented candles will be given by Martina Wright. Martina is from Ballybay and is a Medical Scientist in a hospital. She will be introducing over 40 Scentsy electric warmers that heat 80 different scented wax bars. They […]
A very good attendance of 22 at our March meeting. We extend our sympathy to Bernie Deery on the death of her Uncle, Loretta Sherry on the death of her brother-in-law and to Breege Lenihan and Patricia Cavanagh on the death of their Cousin. County Monaghan ICA celebrated it’s Diamond Jubilee in the Shirley Arms Hotel, […]
As usual there was an excellent attendance of 25 members at the meeting. Apologies: President Breege, Winnie McCarron, Maureen Collins, Bernie Deery, Susan McKenna and Mary Higgins O’Hare. As our President was absent Assistant President Mary Sherry acted as President. Heartiest Congratulations to Breege Lenihan, Bernie Deery, Mary Sherry and Deirdre McCormack on becoming Grannies […]
The meeting was very well attended. It was nice to see all who took part in the “Walk in my Shoes” campaign wearing their funky mismatched shoes and all in aid of St. Patrick’s Mental Health Foundation which is raising funds to provide mental health services, support and information to those who need it most. […]
Marie Curley Federation PRO They say time and tide waits for no man and indeed the truth of this statement is quite evident as we say farewell to the long sultry evenings and endless sunshine that was our summer. I hope you all took full advantage of all the summer had to offer from bumper […]
Ballinode ICA celebrates Summer Thursday 12th June Ballinode Guild met up at the canal bank close to Old Cross Square in Monaghan town. The evening was glorious, one of those warm summer days and just perfect for our annual fun walk. We strolled along enjoying the sights and smells of summer. The canal runs along […]
NATIONAL BROWN BREAD BAKING COMPETITION AT THE PLOUGHING In Association with the Irish Countrywomen’s Association and the National Ploughing Association Sponsored by Aldi Stores Ireland The ICA is delighted to be involved in the re-launch of the National Brown Bread Baking Competition in association with the National Ploughing Association and sponsored by Aldi Stores Ireland. […]
Ballinode Ica group travelled to Tullyvin Garden Centre on Thursday 8th May. Tullyvin is not far from Cootehill and the Garden Centre is on the right hand side of the road on the way to Cavan. Partners Niall and Roslyn are in business at Tullyvin garden centre for 10 years and it is a wonderful […]
There was a large attendance in Tydavnet community centre for the April ICA meeting. After our prayer and sympathies we welcomed our guest Olivia from Killymarley House of Beauty on the Dublin rd Monaghan. Olivia introduced us to a new modern foundation called Bare Minerals. Mary Craig won the name out of the hat selection […]
At Ballinode ICA meeting in February members demonstrated the lovely paintings they completed in their Painting on Glass Classes which finished on 21st January. Well done to all those who took part and fabulous results also thanks to tutor Lorna Snodon. There was great enthusiasm for guest speaker Mrs Heather Montgomery NI Tourist Board who gave us a […]
Thursday 20th March saw a great turnout in Corcaghan cc for the Monaghan Federation ICA Annual Oiche Gaelach. A wonderful night of fun, damhsa, ceol, dánta agus craic go leor. Thanks to George Wallace for the lovely buffet supper, Patsy and Vincent who supplied the music and to all the members who participated with their […]