Local Notes Sept 13

Fenagh Visitor Centre – Playarea reopens
The Indoor Playarea at the Centre has reopened – playtime and party slots must be pre-booked and adults attending to show proof of vaccination.  Hours for now are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  Covid protocols throughout with reduced capacity for the moment.  Please call 071 9645590 to discuss any bookings.  We are looking forward to welcoming our customers back again and thank you for your continued support.

Fenagh Handball Club
We are pleased to announce that our 25 card game will resume on Thursday 23 September at 8.30pm in the Community Centre (beside church). We prefer all participants to be vaccinated, masks will be optional.  League and Jackpot will resume on 30 September.

Ballinamore Library
Now that the schools have reopened it is time to plan a visit to your local library. Membership is free and welcome to all.  Libraries for children and young adults are essential for information and development and equip children with lifelong learning and literacy skills. The stock of books and the library environment motivate children and teenagers to read and helps to develop their reading habits. It is never too soon to begin or too late to start. You can contact Ballinamore Library at 071 9645566, ballinamorelibrary@leitrimcoco.ie and follow us on Facebook page.

NW Simon Community 13th Annual Sleep Out
On Fri 1 Oct, NW Simon Community are calling on the people of North West and beyond to swap their beds for sleeping bags for one night only by taking part in the Virtual Sleep Out. Anyone can sign up to take part including families, work mates, students, teams, clubs, schools at home and abroad. Register today on the charity website www.northwestsimon.ie The homeless charity is heavily reliant on donations to fund its services. You can make a difference locally. Please support.

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Local Notes Sept 7th

Sympathy
Deepest sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Packie Joe Cafferty, Drumlowan, Gorvagh who died recently. May he rest in peace

Fenagh Visitor Centre – Playarea reopens
The Indoor Playarea at the Centre will reopen Thursday September 9th at 10am – playtime and party slots must be pre-booked and adults attending to show proof of vaccination.  Hours for now are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  Covid protocols throughout with reduced capacity for the moment.  Please call 071 9645590 to discuss any bookings.  We are looking forward to welcoming our customers back again and thank you for your continued support.  

Ballinamore Library
Now that the schools have reopened it is time to plan a visit to your local library. Membership is free and welcome to all.  Libraries for children and young adults are essential for information and development and equip children with lifelong learning and literacy skills. The stock of books and the library environment motivate children and teenagers to read and helps to develop their reading habits. It is never too soon to begin or too late to start. You can contact Ballinamore Library at 071 9645566, ballinamorelibrary@leitrimcoco.ie and follow us on Facebook page.

NW Simon Community 13th Annual Sleep Out
On Fri 1 Oct, NW Simon Community are calling on the people of North West and beyond to swap their beds for sleeping bags for one night only by taking part in the Virtual Sleep Out. Anyone can sign up to take part including families, work mates, students, teams, clubs, schools at home and abroad. Register today on the charity website www.northwestsimon.ie The homeless charity is heavily reliant on donations to fund its services. You can make a difference locally. Please support.

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Local Notes Aug 30th

Back to School
Its that time of year again – best of luck to all students starting or returning to school/college and those awaiting exam results.  Hope you have a great year!

Fenagh Community Playgroup
Fenagh Community Playgroup has reopened.  Best of luck to the children who have left the playgroup to start school.  Fenagh Community Playgroup is still enrolling for September 2021.  If your child was born between 1st January 2017 to 31 December 2018 they are eligible to avail of the FREE pre-school year.  If you want to enrol your child contact Ceara on 0863593244 

Wedding
Congratulations to Darragh McHugh and Aoife Ryan who were married recently.

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre will continue on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities soon.  Queries to 071 9645590 or email fenaghvisitorcentre@gmail.com

NW Simon Community 13th Annual Sleep Out
On Fri 1 Oct, NW Simon Community are calling on the people of North West and beyond to swap their beds for sleeping bags for one night only by taking part in the Virtual Sleep Out. Anyone can sign up to take part including families, work mates, students, teams, clubs, schools at home and abroad. Register today on the charity website www.northwestsimon.ie The homeless charity is heavily reliant on donations to fund its services. You can make a difference locally. Please support.

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Local Notes Aug 23

Wedding
Congratulations to Darragh McHugh and Aoife Ryan who were married recently

Fenagh Community Playgroup
Fenagh Community Playgroup reopens on Tuesday 31 August at 9.00 a.m.  Best of luck to the children who have left the playgroup to start school.  Fenagh Community Playgroup is still enrolling for September 2021.  If your child was born between 1st January 2017 to 31 December 2018 they are eligible to avail of the FREE pre-school year.  If you want to enrol your child contact Ceara on 0863593244 

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre will continue on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities soon.  Queries to 071 9645590 or email fenaghvisitorcentre@gmail.com

NW Simon Community 13th Annual Sleep Out
On Fri 1 Oct, NW Simon Community are calling on the people of North West and beyond to swap their beds for sleeping bags for one night only by taking part in the Virtual Sleep Out. Anyone can sign up to take part including families, work mates, students, teams, clubs, schools at home and abroad. Register today on the charity website www.northwestsimon.ie The homeless charity is heavily reliant on donations to fund its services. You can make a difference locally. Please support.

FREE full-time Adult Education courses
FREE full-time Adult Education courses, ran by the Mayo Sligo and Leitrim Education and Training Board (MSLETB) starting in The Further Education and Training Centre – Drumshanbo, located in the Enterprise Centre on the Hilly Road, this September 2021.  QQI Level 5 courses in Business & Computers, Tourism with Business, Traditional Irish Music, and Health Nutrition and Food Science.  For more information please go to our website www.vtosleitrim.iewww.fetchcourses.ie, Facebook and Twitter @VTOSLeitrim, email Seán Bailey at vtosleitrim@msletb.ie or call on 086-0624200.

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Local Notes Aug 16th

Fenagh Community Playgroup
Fenagh Community Playgroup reopens on Tuesday 31 August at 9.00 a.m.  Best of luck to the children who have left the playgroup to start school.  Fenagh Community Playgroup is still enrolling for September 2021.  If your child was born between 1st January 2017 to 31 December 2018 they are eligible to avail of the FREE pre-school year.  If you want to enrol your child contact Ceara on 0863593244 

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre will continue on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities soon.  Queries to 071 9645590 or email fenaghvisitorcentre@gmail.com

FREE full-time Adult Education courses
FREE full-time Adult Education courses, ran by the Mayo Sligo and Leitrim Education and Training Board (MSLETB) starting in The Further Education and Training Centre – Drumshanbo, located in the Enterprise Centre on the Hilly Road, this September 2021.  QQI Level 5 courses in Business & Computers, Tourism with Business, Traditional Irish Music, and Health Nutrition and Food Science.  For more information please go to our website  www.vtosleitrim.iewww.fetchcourses.ie, Facebook and Twitter @VTOSLeitrim, email Seán Bailey at vtosleitrim@msletb.ie or call on 086-0624200.

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Local Notes Aug 9th

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre will continue on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities soon.  Queries to 071 9645590 or email fenaghvisitorcentre@gmail.com

FREE full-time Adult Education courses
FREE full-time Adult Education courses, ran by the Mayo Sligo and Leitrim Education and Training Board (MSLETB) starting in The Further Education and Training Centre – Drumshanbo, located in the Enterprise Centre on the Hilly Road, this September 2021.  QQI Level 5 courses in Business & Computers, Tourism with Business, Traditional Irish Music, and Health Nutrition and Food Science.  For more information please go to our website  www.vtosleitrim.iewww.fetchcourses.ie, Facebook and Twitter @VTOSLeitrim, email Seán Bailey at vtosleitrim@msletb.ie or call on 086-0624200.

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Local Notes July 26th

Congratulations
Congratulations to Fenagh U14 girls who won the 13 A-side championship final. Well done to the girls and to their management team of JP, Liz and Regina. A great win.

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre will continue on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  Any queries to 071 9645590 or email fenaghvisitorcentre@gmail.com

Pre Third Level and Pre- Employment Computer Applications with Payroll course 9 month course 
Starting September 2021 in Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre. For further details contact (071) 9641085 or email phyllisheduan@msletb.ie or  look up and express interest in the course by registering and applying on http://www.fetchcourses.ie (course code – 310661) 

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Local Notes July 5th

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre will continue on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours are Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities soon. 

Beef Bros
Best of luck to the Gilheany brothers Jack, Tom & James, Cornafostra on the launch of their new business venture Beef Bros which aims to produce organic, high quality beef straight from farm to fork. More info can be found on their facebook page Beef Bros.  Wishing you every success in your new venture

Pre Third Level and Pre- Employment Computer Applications with Payroll course 9 month course 
Starting September 2021 in Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre. For further details contact (071) 9641085 or email phyllisheduan@msletb.ie or  look up and express interest in the course by registering and applying on http://www.fetchcourses.ie (course code – 310661) 

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Local Notes June 26th

Sympathy
Deepest sympathy is extended to the Leddy family on the recent death of Maura Leddy, Foxfield, Fenagh.  May she rest in peace.

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre has reopened to the public on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours will be Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities very soon. 

Fenagh Tidy Towns
The group are back out on Tuesdays at 7pm getting some jobs done – meet at the Visitor Centre – new help always welcome, even if you can only spare an hour it would be appreciated. The competition is going ahead this year with judging done remotely on the strength of the application form submitted. Any queries to 071 9645590. 

Anti-Litter Poster Competition
Fenagh Tidy Towns recently organised an art competition in the National School to create awareness about the negative impact littering has on the environment. The competition aimed to encourage children to take a stand on issues that affect our local area and to remind everyone to Keep Fenagh Tidy. We had a fantastic response to the competition and all entries are currently on display in the windows of our local buildings (Visitor Centre, Community Centre, Quinn’s Pub and the Abbey Bar).  Many thanks to Sinead Ni Thiarnain from Leitrim County Council who judged the entries and to Mary Flynn NT and all the pupils for their fantastic entries.  Winners were Junior Infants Emily Walpole, Senior Infants Sadhbh Mullins, 1st Class Laura Connolly, 2nd Class Darragh Conefrey, Third Class Elizamae Rice-Cripps, 4th Class Ella Crinnigan, 5th Class Ava Reynolds, 6th Class & Overall Winner Aoife Conefrey, Highly Commended Ryan Hargaden, Senan Honeyman,Kenzie Greenan & Katie Kane

Fenagh Foroige Club
Fenagh Foróige Club registration now open for new members starting this September. If you are in secondary school or aged 13+years of age and want to get involved in something in your local community, meet up with your friends out of school or get involved in some of the amazing activities and projects on offer, then why not sign up to Fenagh Foróige. The club will also require parents to help in the support and running of the club. Training and ongoing support will be provided for all volunteers.  Limited spaces are available so it is important to complete the form at https://forms.gle/19uWJhgVWjWZrKZKA

Pre Third Level and Pre- Employment Computer Applications with Payroll course 9 month course 
Starting September 2021 in Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre. For further details contact (071) 9641085 or email phyllisheduan@msletb.ie or  look up and express interest in the course by registering and applying on http://www.fetchcourses.ie (course code – 310661) 

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Local Notes June 21st

Sympathy
Deepest sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Maura Leddy, Foxfield, Fenagh who passed away recently. May she rest in peace

Fenagh Visitor Centre
The Coffeeshop at the Centre has reopened to the public on a takeout/outdoor dining basis for the moment.  Hours will be Tues- Sat 10am-5pm.  We hope to have an update on the reopening of our other activities very soon. 

Fenagh Tidy Towns
The group are back out on Tuesdays at 7pm getting some jobs done – meet at the Visitor Centre – new help always welcome, even if you can only spare an hour it would be appreciated. The competition is going ahead this year with judging done remotely on the strength of the application form submitted. Any queries to 071 9645590. 

Anti-Litter Poster Competition
Fenagh Tidy Towns recently organised an art competition in the National School to create awareness about the negative impact littering has on the environment. The competition aimed to encourage children to take a stand on issues that affect our local area and to remind everyone to Keep Fenagh Tidy. We had a fantastic response to the competition and all entries are currently on display in the windows of our local buildings (Visitor Centre, Community Centre, Quinn’s Pub and the Abbey Bar).  Many thanks to Sinead Ni Thiarnain from Leitrim County Council who judged the entries and to Mary Flynn NT and all the pupils for their fantastic entries.  Winners were Junior Infants Emily Walpole, Senior Infants Sadhbh Mullins, 1st Class Laura Connolly, 2nd Class Darragh Conefrey, Third Class Elizamae Rice-Cripps, 4th Class Ella Crinnigan, 5th Class Ava Reynolds, 6th Class & Overall Winner Aoife Conefrey, Highly Commended Ryan Hargaden, Senan Honeyman,Kenzie Greenan & Katie Kane

Fenagh Foroige Club
Fenagh Foróige Club registration now open for new members starting this September. If you are in secondary school or aged 13+years of age and want to get involved in something in your local community, meet up with your friends out of school or get involved in some of the amazing activities and projects on offer, then why not sign up to Fenagh Foróige. The club will also require parents to help in the support and running of the club. Training and ongoing support will be provided for all volunteers.  Limited spaces are available so it is important to complete the form at https://forms.gle/19uWJhgVWjWZrKZKA

Pre Third Level and Pre- Employment Computer Applications with Payroll course 9 month course 
Starting September 2021 in Drumshanbo Enterprise Centre. For further details contact (071) 9641085 or email phyllisheduan@msletb.ie or  look up and express interest in the course by registering and applying on http://www.fetchcourses.ie (course code – 310661) 

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