Church News

There will be  Mass in Drumsna on Friday evening December 12th  at 7pm followed by Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, Holy hour duty Regina Mc Nabola and Teresa Guckian.

9:30am Mass Sunday December 14th, Teasie Mc Loughlin. Ministers Eleen Lavin and Bernie Daniels.

Church Collectors for December Paddy Guckian and Padraig Dunne. Altar Society for December Ella Gannon, Margaret Mc Guire, Colleen Guckian.

Christmas Nativity.

The Annual Christmas Nativity play by the children will take place as usual before the Christmas Eve Mass in Drumsna on Thursday December 24th.  There will be a practise on this Sunday in December (14th ) after the 9.30 Mass in Drumsna and next Sunday Dec 21st. (Appox 20 mins.)

Annaduff Choral Concert.

Annaduff Choral Concert in aid of Parish building fund takes place in St.Mary’s Church Annaduff on Sunday December 21st at 7.30pm

Social Dancing

Social dancing in Duignan’s Lounge Drumsna on Friday night December 12th  with music by ‘’The Drifting Cowboy. Music on Sunday night December 12th  in Fitzpatrick’s Mohill with music  by Tommy Hands and Michael Moran. Social dancing is great way of getting out of the house while at the same time getting exercise without having to brave the weather.


Bingo continues in the Centre Drumsna on this Thursday November 27th  at 8.30pm. Last week’s winners included Paddy Mc Partlan, Peter Reynnolds. Raffle, Ellen Gibbons, Eileen Beirne, Eileen O Brien,  Free books, Geraldine Bohan, Anna Mc Govern.

Art Exhibition.

You are cordially invited to an exhibition of past and present students of The Noreen Gaffney School of Art in the Community Centre Drumsna on Tuesday December 30th at 8pm, followed by a cheese and wine reception. Contact 087 6808141 for further details

Monster Bazaar.

There will be a monster Christmas Bazaar in the Centre Drumsna on Sunday next December 14th from 4.00pm until 7pm. All donations of prizes etc gratefully accepted by any member of Drumsna Tidy towns committee. You may also leave donations into the Centre during office hours. There will be plenty of great prizes with top prize a 300 Euro voucher for King and Moffat Electrical Store, Carrick where you can buy that new cooker or the telly for the bedroom or whatever takes your fancy,  You can have a cup of tea/coffee while you are winning the prizes.There will  be a special children’s raffle and Santa Claus will also pay a visit to the Bazaar. See you there.

Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre 

A part-time Fetac Level 5 Start & Grow Your Own Business class will commence in January 2015 at Drumshanbo Enterpirise Centre. The participants will learn the basic skills required to start and grow a business. The participants will have access to agencies that support new businesses in the region. The classes are funded by Sligo Mayo Leitrim ETB. For more information or to book a place contact Michael on 0719641577, 087 6177071 or mbruen@drumshanbo.

2015 Annaduff G.A.A Calendar.


The much anticipated Annaduff G.A. A. Calendar is now available from Alan at 087 9924913 , Barry at 087 6538425 or Niall at 0879852113. The Calendar is a photographic record of club activities during 2014 and also marks a number of club member’s birthdays. This ideal Christmas present is priced at 10 Euro and is part of a limited print run, so please get your order in early and avoid disappointment.

Annual Fundraiser.

The 2nd Annual fund raising walk in aid of Annaduff and Drumsna churches Restoration fund takes place on St. Stephen’s Day December 26th with registration in Annaduff Community Centre at from 11am. The walk commences at 12noon. Adults 10Euro. Spot prizes on te day and light refreshments. All are welcome and it’s a good way to walk off the turkey.

G.A.A./Parish Lotto.

There was no winner of the G.A.A./Parish Lotto held in Mc Loughlin’s Drumsna on Sunday night last. The numbers drawn were 3; 4; 7 ; 10. The winner of the 50 Euro prize was Karen Dockery. The winners of the lucky dip are as follows, Louise Sheeran, Francis Cox, Sheila Garvey, Alan Magan. The next draw is in Duignan’s Drumsna with a jackpot of 1,300. There will also be a Christmas Hamper.

Drumsna C.C.E.

Drumsna C.C.E. are holding a Youth session in Mc Loughlin’s Drumsna from  7pm until 10pm on Monday December 22nd. Just come along and bring your instrument or your voice if you can sing. Adults are also very welcome. Santa Claus is making a special trip to Mc loughlins on the night together with his elves and if you feel like dressing up in the Christmas spirit please do so as there will be a  prize for the most festive jumper.