W/E 11th December 2022

Comment are off

Church News

The Church in Drumsna will be open each day from morning until evening . There will be  Mass tomorrow ,Thursday December 8th the feast of the Immaculate Conception at 10am . Thanks is extended to Father Mark Bennett for celebrating Mass with us last Thursday

Church Envelopes.

The envelopes for the weekly Church collection can now be collected for this area in Drumsna Church. Your number is the same as last year.

Advent Course.

There is an Advent Course beginning in Mohill on Thursdays at 8pm on 1st, 8th, 15th 22nd December.Its focus is our search for God in life and prayet ans how God reaches out to us in History and through  the Bible. All are welcome contact Father Nigel @087 7009433 if you wish to attend.


Bingo continues in the Community Centre Drumsna each Thursday night with doors open at 7.30pm and commencement at 8pm sharp.  Come along and enjoy the fun. Tickets for the Christmas draw are on sale each night with the draw taking place on Thursday December 22nd with many lovely prizes to be won.

Golden Age Meeting.

There will be a Golden Age Meeting in the Centre, Drumsna this day week,Wednesday December 14th  at 11am. Please note  that we are back to Wednesdays for our meetngs once again.

Christmas Party

The Annual Christmas party for Senior citizens was held in the Bush Hotel on Sunday last with a wonderful day of good food ,good company and good cheer. The meal was enjoyed along with the mulled wine . Dancing to Carmel and Glenside Country afterwards helped to knock off some of the calories! Thanks is extended to all who came along to everyone who brought spot prizes, to the Hotel and staff, to the band and to all of the Golden age members who helped to make the day a success.

Leitrim Development.

Leitrim Development Company are recruiting workers for rural social scheme. It entails part time work in your community. If interested contact Leitrim Development at 071 9641770 or James Brogan R.S.S. supervisor at 086 8521785 as soon as possible.

Annaduff G.A.A.50/50 Draw.

The Annaduff G.A.A.  50/50 draw took place at the pitch on Sunday last with Ronan Mooney pulling the winning ticket which was no.120 and the winner was Michael Rowley who won 180 euro. Congratulations to Michael. The next draw is in on Sunday next in Drmsna at 4pm.

Annaduff G.A.A.

ARD and Annaduff G.A.A. ”sponsor a square ”are launching their fundraiser for the Astroturf and walkway projects in Taylor’s Bar Drumsna  on Saturday December 10th at 9pm. Please come along and hear and see the plans and ask any questions that you may have.

Annaduff G.A.A. Santa Dash.

Annaduff G.A.A. Annual 5k and 10 k  Santa dash/stroll/run is on Sunday week December 18th  at 12. 15 pm. Registration at the pitch on WednesdayDecember 7th at 7.30pm and on the day. Safety briefing and warm up from 11.30am on Sunday. Fee is 10 Euro for adults and 5 euro for kids. Please wear your Christmas Jumper. Our festive features include Santa Claus, choir, tea/coffee and special guest appearances plus everyone gets a Santa hat. See you there.

Drumsna Tidy Town’s Draw.

The Christmas draw for Drumsna Tidy Towns will be held in Taylor’s bar, Drumsna on Friday December 16th. Lines for the draw can be purchased from Daly’s shop, Duignan’s shop, Taylor’s bar and from any of the Committee members.

Fundraising walk.

After a two year absence due to covid we are now resuming our fundraising walk on St. Stephen’s Day December 26th in aid of our Churches restoration funds. Registration in Annaduff Community Centre at 11am. Walk starts at 12 noon. Admission 10 euro children free.  Spot prizes and light refreshments after the walk. Hope to see a big  turnout on the day. A great way to walk off the turkey.

If you have any item that you wish to include in The Drumsna Community notes for the Leitrim Observer ,please send them into me  by Sunday evening. 087 7670788 or email me at colleenpguckian@gmail.com

About the Author