Church News.

There will be Mass in Drumsna on Friday evening October 31st at 7pm followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Holy hour duty Teresa Guckian and Regina Mc Nabola.

9:30am Mass Sunday November 2nd, Reader Fema Flanagan, Ministers Ella Gannon and Padraig Dunne.

Church Collectors for November: Micheal Gill, Damien Moylan. Altar Society for November Maureen Quigley.

Social Dancing

Social dancing in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna on Friday night October 31st  with music by Mary O’ Connor.


Please note that Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on this Thursday October 30th at the new Winter time of 8.30pm. Last week’s winners included Tommy Mc Loughlin, Maura Bohan, Raffle Margaret Charles, Rose Mulvihill, Mel Rowley, Phil Moran. Next week we have extra money for the Halloween bingo plus Barm Bracks, sweets etc., you can dress up if you like, there will be a prize for the best costume.

Art in the Centre.

Adult painting classes in oils/acrylic with Noreen Gaffney  in Drumsna Community Centre on Tuesdays  from 7pm until 9pm.for further information contact Roz/Martina at 071 9625782

Golden Age news.

The  next Golden age group meeting is  in the Centre Drumsna on Wednesday November 5th at 11am. There will be a practise of Charades in preparation for the visit of other active age groups. The Christmas party this year will be on Sunday November 30th in the Bush Hotel with a four course festive meal followed by  dancing to the music of The drifting cowboy. Please come and join us if you have some spare time and would like to become a member.

Lourdes Assisted fund.

‘’The Country boy’’ a play by John Murphy and performed by Athlone Theatre takes place in St, Mary’s Hall Carrick-on-Shannon on this  Friday October 31st at 8pm. The proceeds of this performance are to raise much needed funds for the Carrick-on-Shannon Assisted Pilgrimage fund. Each year it arranges to take 60 assisted pilgrims to Lourdes for 5 days as part of the Diocesan pilgrimage. These assisted pilgrims stay at the hospital and are looked after by voluntary helpers and a number of youth workers selected from schools in the Diocese. People from every Parish travel and they are especially asking families of pilgrims who have already travelled to support  this night. Tickets are 10 Euro at the door. For further info contact 087 6552011.


Sympathy is extended to Elizabeth and Pat Gilbane Kildorragh, Jamestown on the death of Pat’s mother Mrs Mary Gilbane,also to her sons, daughters-in-law, grandchildren  great grand child, relatives and friends. Mrs Gilbane was interred in Jamestown Cemetary after her funeral Mass on Saturday.

May her soul rest in peace.