Carrigans charity tractor run

A Tractor Run in aid of Muscular Dystrophy will take place next Saturday, 7 June. It will start in Carrigans at 2pm. Refreshments after in the Carrig Inn, Main Street, Carrigans. Please come along the more the merrier! For further information please contact Sharon 086 1664872.

Killea Parish Church: Dunmore Gardens, Carrigans, will be open this Sunday from 3pm. Teas will be available in Dunmore House. This event is a fundraiser for Killea Parish Church, Carrigans and everybody welcome.

The Regional Employment Outreach Service can help long term unemployed to get back into full time employment, identify training opportunities, prepare CV and fill out application forms and much more. The Outreach Officer will be in attendance in The Resource Centre, St Johnston next Tuesday, June 3, 2014 from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. No appointment necessary. Further enquiries to Helen or Mary 074 9128010.

The Men on the Move group is organising a 24 hour spin from Friday 6th to Saturday 7th June. This is a fundraiser in aid of the Resource Centre. Sponsor sheets are available at reception in the Centre and in the usual outlets.

A spokesperson for the Leaflet Launch said, “We really enjoyed the recent launch of our Roadtrip Leaflet at the Lunch Club. Thanks to the Centre for the lovely lunches as well. Thanks to the co-operation of the staff there, everything went smoothly and their assistance was very much appreciated. Frank McBrearty also called and went around all the tables which added to the occasion.

Congratulations to this week’s 50/50 Bonus Ball winner, Kathleen Wilson of the Craft Group. Winning number was 4! If you would like to buy a line, call to reception at the centre.

The Lunch Club will meet next Wednesday, 4 June from 11am-1pm. New members always welcome! Transport can be provided. For more information contact the centre staff at 074-9148551.

Parent and Toddler Group meets in the Old Playgroup from 10.30am to 12 noon. For more information contact St Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre. Telephone - 074 91 48551

Bumps and Beyond Breastfeeding Support Group meets every Thursday morning in the Old Playgroup, Church Lane (situated behind St Baithin’s National School, St. Johnston), from 10.30am – 12.30pm. New parents always welcome. For more info please contact Teresa PHN at 0759148275 or the Resource Centre office 9148551.

Monreagh Music and Dance Festival will take place on Saturday June 21, starting at 2pm until 6pm. Some of the finest and best traditional musicians from all arts and parts of Ulster will perform live and various locations throughout Monreagh. Everybody is welcome. For more information please call 91 40708 or email

Taughboyne History Group is currently looking for members. The group will at St Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre on Wednesday, 11th June at 7.30pm.

Youth Conference: Youth Conference for 16 to 22 year olds to be held on Tuesday 24th June from 3pm to 10pm in the Inishowen Gateway Hotel. The conference aims to engage young people aged from 16 to 22 year olds living in the Lagan area (St Johnston, Carrigans, Raphoe, Newtowncunningham and Manorcunningham). Contact Deborah at St Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre 074 9 148551 or Melanie at Raphoe Family Resource Centre on 074 9145796 for more information

The Cross Border Mobile Library service comes to St Johnston every Friday. It will be in the car park of St Baithin’s Church today from 2.30 to 3.30pm. then at Ard Baithin estate from 3.30 to 4.30 pm. On Tuesday mornings, the library is at Carrigans Main Street from 11.00 to 12.30 pm. If you need further information then please contact John and Raymond 04871 354185.