W/E 1st April 2018

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Church News

Good Friday Ceremonies in Drumsna; The passion of Our Lore at 3pm. Readers  Father John Wall P.P. , Teasie Mc Loughlin, Tom Gill. Mass Reader Katherine Mc Kiver, Ministers Katherine Mc Kiver, Colleen Guckian.

Solumn Intercessions, Leonie Mc Kiver, Oisin Molloy, Kevin Faughnan, Emily Gannon, Laura Flanagan, Clair Flanagan, Emma Maxwell, Christine Early, Lara Fagan.

Easter Confessions St. Mary’s Annaduff Wednesday April 4th at7pm.

9.30am Mass Easter Sunday Reader Thomas duignan, ministers Margaret Collum, Thomas Duignan.Church Collectors for April Niall Daniels, Eugene Mc Kiver, Altar Society Regina Mc Nabola, Teresa Guckian.

The records for the Mass collection boxes / numbers are being upgraded at the moment and Parishioners are asked to please write their name on their existing envelopes for the next few weeks. If you need a box contact any Parish council member.

Bake Sale.

There will be a bake sale in Annaduff Community Centre on Easter Sunday at 11.30am .All the proceeds go to benefit Tara Curran’s volunteer to trip with Nuture Africa to Uganda in June. Tara from Fargrim Drumsna is taking time out from her busy teacher training to help others less fortunate in their lives. Please support this wonderful cause and donate on Sunday next where your support will be greatly appreciated.

Social Dancing.

There will be social Dancing  in Duignan’s Lounge ,Drumsna on Easter Sunday Night April 1st   with dancing to The Drifting Cowboy.

Parish/G.A.A. Lotto.

There was no winner off the G.A.A. /Parish Lotto held in Dromod on Sunday night last . The numbers drawn were 1 ; 2 ; 18 ; 19 .The winner of the 50 Euro prize was Kenny Cox., The winners of the lucky dip are as follows, Louise Gaffney, Aiden Hacket, Helen Maguire and John Daly, Louise Cox Kilglass.The next draw is in Mc Loughlin’s Pub Drumsna with a jackpot of 4000 Euro.


Easter  Bingo  in Drumsna on Thursday night March 29th at 8.30pm. Last week’s winners include  Gerry Rynn, Mary Mc Tiernan, Shirley Markham. Raffle Margaret Charles, Maria Guihan, Geraldine Monaghan. Books for Special bingo in Carrick-on-Shannon on Good Friday,Mary Cox, Phil Moran, Carmel O’ Dowd, Noel Reynolds.

Free books for Thursday March 29th Rose Mulvihill, Jimmy Bohan

Golden Age Meeting

There will be a meeting of the above at 11am in the Centre Drumsna on  today Wednesday March 28th at 11am. New members are very welcome. There will be a practise at this meeting for the Bealtaine ‘’May Madness Ball ‘’which takes place in The Bush Hotel ,Carrick-on-Shannon on Tuesday night May 1st  commencing at 8pm . Refreshments and dancing to The Drifting Cowboy. There will also be a number of ‘’famous people’’ there on the night all in good fun.

N.W.Simon Community Mini Marathon

The 2018 VHI mini Marathon takes place on Sunday June 3rd, Will you join the North West Simon Community Team in Sligo ,Leitrim and Donegal? If you are interested please contact Mary @ 087 7708865 or mary@northwestsimon,ie

Annaduff National School

Enrolment for junior infants for Annaduff National School 2018/19 is now taking place. Please call to school or phone 0719624416to request an enrolment pack.

Rynn/ Shannon Angling Club.

Rynn/Shannon Angling club is now open for membership for  2018 with access to the beautiful and well stocked Lough Rowan from the Mohill based Rinn/Shannon and district angling club. Full membership available at 100 Euro ,20 Euro for junior members and 20 Euro for day membership. Trout fishing all year round Membership forms are available at Scollan’s gun and tackle shop Drumshanbo, John Bradshaw club draw in Partnership with Leitrim association for people with disabilities with 2,000 Euro in prizes. More info www.rinnshannon.com


Elaine’s Pilates course starting Thursday March 15th in Drumsna Community Centre on Thursday March 15th, 6 week course 42 Euro. Register by email Elaine.furness@gmail.com. Trial classes@ 8Eurotext 086 2153917 as places are limited.


Sympathy is extended to Ella and Jim Gannon, Drumsna on the death of Jim;s sister Tess Gannon, Drumsna and late of Drumgildra ,Aughamore, also to her sister Agnes Gannon , Dublin, sister –in-law,nephews, nieces,grand Nephews and nieces,  relatives and friends. The late Tess was cremated after her Funeral Mass in St. Mary;s Annaduff which was con celebrated by her cousin Father John Kilcrann and Father John Wall P.P. Annaduff..

May her soul rest in peace.

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