Church News

There will be First Friday Mass and Exposition in Drumsna on Friday October 2nd at 7pm. Holy Hour duty Teresa Mc Nulty , John Mc Nulty.

9.30am Mass Sunday September 27th   Grainne Fagan, Ministers Patricia O’ Reilly, Grainne Fagan.

Church Collectors for October Paddy Guckian, Padraig Dunne.

Altar Society For October  Geraldine Monaghan, Kathleen Reynolds,

Cemetary Sunday.

The Parish of Annaduff will remember the Faithful departed with Blessing of the graves on Sunday November 8th.

Harvest Thanksgiving.

The Harvest Thanksgiving Service takes place in St. George’s Church of Ireland Carrick-on-Shannon on Sunday October 4th at 4pm. Also joining with St Georges will be Carrick Methodist Church, Preacher Mervyn Kilpatrick and the Choir from Scoil Muire. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Social Dancing

There will be dancing  in  Duignan’s Lounge  Drumsna on Friday October 2nd   with music by Andy Murphy  and on Sunday night  October 4th  in Fitzpatrick’s Lounge  Mohill with music not to hand  .


Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on this Thursday October 1st  at  the earlier time of 8.30pm. Last week’s winners include  Liz Hughes, Kathleen Moran. Raffle Catherine O’ Dowd, Lily Duignan, Dympna Butler . Free books Kathleen Rynn, Ellen


Golden Age Meeting.

The next Golden age meeting is on to- dayWednesday September 30th at 11am in the Centre Drumsna.Dance Teacher Liam Gildea will attend

Computer Training.

FETAC Level 3 computer training course will take place this Autumn in conjunction with the Mayo, Sligo, Leitrim Education and Training Board, Foe more information please contact the Drumsna Community Resource Centre at 071 96 25782.

Occupational First Aid.

We are now taking names at the Drumsna centre from people who wish to take part in Occupational first aid training QQ1 levels. For more information or to book a place contact the centre at 071 97 25782.

5K Fun/ Run /Walk.

Drumsna Development association Ltd., are currently planning a 5 Km fun/ run/ walk. Our proposed date is Sunday the 11th of October. Anyone who wishes to become involved in the organising of this event  or who can help out in any way is asked to contact the centre @ 96 25782. This is a fundraising event and all proceeds go to the Community and resource centre to help provide vital services to the community.

Flute and Tin Whistle.

Flute and tin whistle classes for all ages in Annaduff Communitycentre on Mondays . contact  086 8664639

Computer Course.

QQ 1 level  5 computer course starting in October at computer training in the Mohill Enterprise Centre on the Ballinamore Road. Allowances  available. Call 071 9632024 or check them on face book

Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre.

Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre Autumn classes will commence on the week starting Monday  September 21st. There will be an improvers Computer class  ( QQ 1fetac level 4 ) and beginners class ( QQ1 fetec level 3 ). Courses are funded by  Sligo, Mayo, Leitrim Enterprise Boards. For more information or to book a place contact Michael at 071 9641577 or 087 6177071 or

Volunteers Needed.

Are you a good listener? Want to lend an ear? We are looking for volunteers to support, carers ,relatives and friends who are caring for people who have a mental health illness. We ask anyone with a genuine desire to reach out to a carer who needs emotional support to please apply. Experience of supporting or caring for a family member, relative or friend with mental  health difficulties is valuable but not essential.  This new project, the Carers Liaison and support service  ( CLASS) is a joint project between the carers association and  Sligo Leitrim and South Donegal. If you would like to help a fellow carer or have the time to provide a listening ear please contact The Carers Association @ 071 9143123 or 087 8188716 For more information

Church Gate Collection.

There will be a Church Gate Collection  in Aid of Cancer Care West on Saturday/Sunday Sept 26th/27th.Your support would be greatly appreciat

Best Lady Farmer.2015.

Heartiest congratulations  go to Anne- Marie O Reilly, Glebe, Drumsna who has been selected as  the Corrib Oil ‘’ Lady Farmer of the year 2015’’. The final of the competition took place on Thursday last at the National ploughing championships where Anne- Marie  was one of five finalists and where she emerged victorious . As well as farming at The Glebe Anne Marie who holds down a full time teaching job checks on her other farm and stock at Cappataggle each morning on her way to work. She also with the help of her husband Daniel takes care of their two children Kate  aged 5years and 6month old Ben and the running of the household. She was quick to give credit to her parents and parents –in-law who also help out when they can.Well done to Anne -Marie who came away with  the title and trophy ,a weekend away , and a monetary prize.

Annaduff G.A.A. Strictly come Dancing.

Annaduff G.A.A. dancers are getting warmed up as they eagerly embark on a few weeks intense training sessions with our expert dance instructors who will prepare them for this exciting event which is due to take place in the Landmark Hotel Carrick on Friday November 27th. If you notice someone with a twinkle in their eye and doing a few  sudden twirls.. ..It could be them!!