History Links Project welcomes new members

The History Links Project is currently looking for new participants for the St.Johnston, Newtown and Burt group. The group currently meets in Monreagh Heritage Centre on Wednesdays at 7.30pm. The group is newly formed and welcomes anyone from the wider area with an interest in local history. Over the coming months there will be trips away and meetings with groups from other areas. Come along and give it a go and get to know more about your area. For more information call Stephen McNamee or Kathleen Bonner at the History Links Projects on 0749141958.

The St.Johnston and Carrigans Social Services bus outing will be on Saturday June 23rd leaving Carrigans at 12 noon and St.Johnston at 12.15pm. If you wish to go, please leave your name in the Resource Centre or ring Sarah on 087-7489181 before Friday 15th June.

Wednesday night Jiving class is now finished for the summer and will resume on Wednesday 5th September, 8.30pm to 10pm.

Karate Classes on Thursdays at St.Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre, from 6 to 7pm. To suit all ages.5 euro per session. Tel: 00447729732691 for more information.

Upcoming Courses at the resource centre. Dress making for beginners, Occupational First Aid, For more information contact the St.Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre on 074 91 48551.

A Whist Drive will be held on Monday 30th April 2012, starting at 8pm sharp. 5 euro per person, a light supper will be served.

Youth Club at the Drop in Centre, Main St., St.Johnston, Wednesday, 5th & 6th Class, 6pm - 7.30pm; Thursday, 1st & 2nd Year , 6.30 - 8pm, Thursday, 3rd Year & over 8pm - 9.30pm

Friday, 1st year and over, 6pm - 10pm

Guitar Lessons: Every Tuesday in the drop-in centre, €30 per person for 8 lessons. Beginners from, 4pm to 5pm and improvers from 5pm to 7pm. For further information contact the Resource Centre on 9148551.

Walk & Talk Group meets at the drop-in centre, main street, St Johnston at 7.15pm every Tuesday. Why not come and join us and get yourself fit for summer 2012!

Irish Dancing classes for fun or for competition age 3 yrs upwards on Tuesdays from 3.30pm to 4.30pm, in St Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre.

Ann’s Boxercise Class: Tuesday evening 5.45-6.45pm, Thursday evening 7.30-8.30pm and Friday mornings from 10.00am to 11.00pm. Cost 5 euro.  For more information call 086 3238437.

Forever Crafts: The Forever Crafts, at the St.Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre every Tuesday from 1pm to 3pm.  New members are always welcome. 

Parent Toddler Group every Wednesday from 10am – 12pm in the old playgroup building, at Church Lane, St. Johnston.

Are you fifty or over? Are you at a loose end? . If you are interested, join us at the Lunch Club in St.Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre every second Wednesday from 11am-1.30pm. The next Lunch Club will be held on 25th April 2012. New members always welcome! Transport can be provided. For more information contact Teresa

Pilates: Every Wednesday from 7pm to 8pm. Line Dancing: Every Thursday from 9pm to 10pm.

St Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre offer a free and professional and confidential and safe counselling service for men and women. For more information call Niki Cross in complete confidence at 087 0569124.

Laggan Historical Society meets on Thursdays from 10 am—12.30pm in the Ulster Scots Heritage Centre, Monreagh, Carrigans. For more information call: 074 91 40708.