Daily Archives: March 15, 2018

Weekly News - 19th March

Sligo County Fleadh 2018 will be held in Sligo Town on the June Bank Holiday. Closing Date for all Competition Entries is Friday 23 March and South Sligo entries must be sent to Branch Secretary, Teresa Walsh or John Joe Brennan by March 20th.

Tubbercurry Community Library

Upcoming events at Tubbercurry Community Library include:

Story time for under 6s every Friday at 2pm:, Creative Writing Groups Every Friday at 11am:, Mother and Baby Group every second Wednesday (21st March) at 10am:, Meal Planning Masterclass with Mary McGovern Friday 23rd at 1pm. For all enquiries please call 071 9111705

Tubbercurry GAA

Tubbercurry GAA is hosting a massive car boot sale on Bank Holiday Monday 2nd April in Kilcoyne Park, Tubbercurry. Gates open 7.30am, open to the public from 8.30am-2pm. Cost €15 for cars and €20 for vans. All proceeds in aid of Tubbercurry GAA Grounds Development. Thank you for your support.

Digital Skills for Citizens

Are you interested in learning how to do basic tasks on the internet? Co-Ordinated by Sligo LEADER Partnership Co. Ltd., a 10 hour course will take place over 5 two-hourly sessions in centres across Co. Sligo, and costs €25 which is payable on registration day. To register, or if you would like to get more information contact David/Paula at 071- 9141155.

Ox Mountain Adventure Camp

The Ox Mountain Adventure Camp is running a 2 day Easter Fun Camp on 27th / 28th March from 10am till 2pm each day. Cost €30 per child. Places are limited. To register or to find out more, email: oxmountaincamp@gmail.com or phone 071 9181920.

Tubbercurry Twinning

Tubbercurry Twinning Group is planning a trip to Cutigliano in the Tuscany region of Italy from May 8th – 13th. A Group from Tubbercurry’s Twinning town Viarmes in France will be joining with the Tubbercurry group. The local Group will be travelling from Dublin to Pisa & onward then to Cutigliano, and will be staying in a local hotel. Some suggestions for activities while there, are, Forest walks, an urban hike in the city of Lucca, trip to Chianti & visit a winery, trip to cheese making dairy or visit olive oil company.

If you are interested in joining us contact info@tubbercurry.ie or call to South Sligo Tourism & Community office, Humbert Street, Tubbecurry. Ph. 087 0936616

Tubbercurry FRC

Information Morning on Fostering

Have you ever considered fostering? Information Coffee Morning at Tubbercurry Family Resource Centre on Tuesday 27th March 2018 at 10.30am. For information please contact the Fostering Resource Service Markievicz House Sligo 07191 49681.

Introducing Foods to Baby Information session

Lifestart Sligo will be hosting two free information events in Tubbercurry FRC on Tuesday 20th March from 11.00-12.00. Information will be provided on stages of weaning, food ideas and preparation, benefits of a healthy diet etc. For more information contact Nicole on 0860475342 or Jacqueline on 0861300843.

Walking Group

Our weekly walking group is a great opportunity to get active and socialise. We meet every Wednesday at various locations and go for an hour long walk. All welcome. For more information on our group and other planned walks contact Cathy on 0719186926.

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

The annual Pilgrimage to Medjugorje takes place from 13th – 20th September, 2018, led by Spiritual Director, Fr. Tim Flynn. Flights from Knock with return airport transfers to Medjugorje, Half board accommodation in a private house, together with full religious programme, all included in the price.  For more information please contact, Breda Durkin on 071-9186123 or mobile 087-1873703

Irish Summer School

Irish summer courses will take place in Banada during the summer. Junior cert course will take place 23rd-27th July and leaving cert course will take place 30th July-3rd August. Call or text Siobhán for further details on 0874510572

Correspondent: Roger McCarrick – tubbercurrynotes@eircom.net