Church News.

There will be Mass in Drumsna on Friday  September 23rdfollowed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament , Holy hour duty Colleen Guckian.

9.30 am. Mass on Sunday September 18th Reader Alisha Gilhooly, Ministers Ella Gannon, Padraig Dunne.

Social Dancing

There will be Social dancing   in  Duignan’s Lounge  Drumsna on Friday September 23rd  with music by Frank Nelson and on Sunday night September 4th in Fitzpatrick’s Mohill with  music by Glenside Country.


Bingo per usual in Drumsna on Thursday night at 8.30pm. Last week’s winners included Marian Casserly, Rose Mulvihill,  Raffle Margaret Butler, Noel Mc Dermott, Dympna Taylor.  Free books, Jimmy Bohan, Margaret Gannon.

Local bus link.

The local bus link from Ballinamore via Drumsna to Carrick-on-Shannon runs 4 times daily Monday to Saturday and back from Carrick-on-Shannon to Ballinamore 4 times daily.Timetable leaflets at most shop counters .


Foroige is the leading youth organisation of Ireland, you can make a big difference to our young people in Drumsna and Annaduff areas and have  fun while doing so. You will receive support training and join a network of over 3,000 volunteers across Ireland . please contact 087 669043

Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre.

We are currently recruiting participants for a QQ1/fetec level5 early childhood care and education course. This programme aims to equip the learner will the skill knowledge and competence required to work in a range of early childhood care and education setting and/or  to progress to higher education and training. The course includes childcare with additional needs.  For more information or to book a place contact Michael at 071 96 41577 or contact

Golden Age A.G.M..

The A.G.M. of Golden Age group is  on next Wednesday September 28th in the Centre Drumsna at 11am. All members are welcome and new members are also very welcome.The Christmas party is fixed for the first Sunday in December which is the 4th.  Come along and enjoy a cup of tea/coffee and a chat and enjoy meeting other people.

Drumsna 5km Family Fun Run/walk.

Development Association Ltd., will host their 2nd annual 5k fun run/walk on Sunday October 9th 2016. Anyone who wishes to become involved in the organising of this  event or those that can help out in any way are asked to please  contact the centre at 071 96 25782. This is a fund raising event and all proceeds will go towards the  Community Centre, to help provide even more vital services to the community.

Children’s Sean Nos.

Childrens Sean Nos dancing with Sean Nos ar on tSionann commence Monday

September 12th at the Canon Donohoe Hall ,Mohill at 5.30pm.and in St Mary’s Hall , Carrick-on-Shannon on Friday September 16th at 5pm. For further info contact 086 1649989 or

National Culture Night.

Sliabh an Iarainn Players

The Sliabh an Iarainn Players under the direction of Frank Cadam will perform John B. Keane’s  Comedy play ‘’Moll’’ on Saturday 15th October 2016 at 8.45 pm and Sunday 16th October  at 8.30pm in the Hunt Hall, Mohill, Castle Street ,Mohill, (  opposite the Library ). Mohill Native Tish Dunleavy takes the role of Moll with Luke Early playing the part of the Bishop. Donations from both performances go to Loughlin Og Burns fund and the Rebecca Hollidge Medical fund.

Booking Tel 089 2343967 .

Annaduff N. School Fun Run.

The Annaduff National  School Parents association will host their  6th Annual Fun Run, on Sunday September 25th from Annaduff  National  School. Please note the change of time due to the Senior football final at 12 Noon.  Registration will now take place at 2.30  in the school yard with the walk commencing at 3pm. Entertainment , refreshments and prizes for all supporters. All proceeds go to fund Drama, and Dyslexia workshops for parents and teachers.Please come along and support .

Drumsna Tidty Towns Meeting.

There will be a meeting of the above in the Community Centre Drumsna on next Tuesday night at 8.30pm. all welcome.

Alternative’’ Rose of Drumsna’’ Competition.

The Chairperson of our Tidy towns /D.D.A. ,Geraldine Monaghan, is taking part in Strictly Come Dancing in Carrick at the end of October, and in conjunction with this Geraldine is running a fund raising function in Duignan’s Bar Drumsna on Friday night October 7th. This promises to be a great night’s fun and dancing with well known Radio personality Brendan Farrell acting as M.C. and interviewer of the Alternative Roses ( who are all men) The will be accompanied by their escorts (all women ) The winner will then be crowned by last year’s Rose. All this entertainment will be over early enough for you to dance the night away to the popular ‘’Jambalya’’.

More details on the ‘beautiful’ Roses and their escorts next week.

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