Colgan Hall underage disco

Ardcill Bhride Residents’ Association is hosting an underage disco in the Colgan Hall tonight for under 10s 6:30pm-8:30 p.m. 3 euro; Under 16s 9-11 5 euro.

DJ Caomhan. Refreshments will be on sale.

Malin Church of Ireland Dance will be held tonight Friday 10th August in Malin Hotel music by “Country Boys”, tickets 5euro with door prizes of 60 & 30 euro. Lots of spot prizes and raffles. Come along and dance the night away.

U-14 Children’s Cycle Camp: Every Monday at Tul-Na-Ri (behind Simpsons Supermarket) on the cycle track. 2 euro per person. Under 8s must be accompanied. Bring own bike and helmet.

Glasgow Celtic F.C. Memorabilia Exhibition: Chapel St., until 12th August, 1- 9pm daily. 125 years of history to be seen. Admission 3 euro and also raffle tickets for sale in aid of the “Funny Feet Fund”.

St. Patrick’s Girls’ School Year Books: On display in the Library during August.

Sponsored Walk in memory of Barney Doherty (Lynch); Sunday, 26th August leaving the Diamond at 2pm. Proceeds in aid of the Renal Unit Letterkenny. Sponsorship cards available from Margaret 0861082686, Josephine 0861608450 & John 0860665879.

There will be a table quiz in Simpson’s Carndonagh on Tuesday 14th August at 10pm. 5 euro per person. The organiser is donating the proceeds to the Inishowen Disability Group - a local branch of the Irish Wheelchair Association

Carndonagh Community School Bookshop will be open on Friday and Saturday 17th and 18th August. The school re-opens as follows: Thesday 28th August for First, Transition year and Fifth year students. Classes will finish at 12.30pm on Tuesday. Wednesday 29th School is open for all pupils. Normal Class all day.

Collection of bric-a-brac, clothing etc. now taking place for the Men’s Shed, Carndonagh Good As New which will start shortly. Please give your unwanted items to anyone involved or bring along to the shed any week night 7.30-9.00 p.m.

AMAD (Music, Art, Drama) Summer Camp: A very successful Summer Camp for junior pupils of St. Patrick’s Girls’ & Boys’ schools culminated last Friday in a fantastic showcase for families and friends of some of the work undertaken. Congratulations to all the children and facilitators involved.

The new Performing Arts Academy for 7-18 year olds opens at the Colgan Hall, Carndonagh on Sunday, 19th August from 2pm-5pm. It will run every Sunday during the school year. Enrolment takes place on the first day. No need to book in advance –just go along. For further information e mail

Colgan Hall 100 Club Draw: July winners were Philip and Ruth White. Next draw August 29th.

Carn FC Golf Classic: tomorrow Sat 11th Ballyliffin Golf Club Old Links. Teams of 4: €100 members; €160 non-members.

Inishowen Rugby Footbll Club: Fun Day on Sunday August 19th 2-5.30 p.m. at the playing field behind the Community School. Tag rugby, bouncy castles, face painting, golf putting, sponge throwing, a variety of races, rugby penalty kicking, etc, etc. Barbeque, sweets and drinks available. Admission €2 and all activities are free. Summer camp (5-14 yrs) Tues 14th –Fri 17th at CCS 10am - 2pm; €40. Registration on Sat 11th at the gym in CCS. For further information contact: 0860682407.

The Donegal Association Parents & Friends of People with Intellectual Disability: Annual churchgate collection Sat 11th & Sun 12th August.

Parish News: Masses: tonight Fri Aug 10th 7 p.m. Month’s Mind Fergus Harkin, Gort; Sat 11th 7 p.m. Anniversary Margaret Brennan, Dublin / Glack.

Parish Draw winners - 250 euro, Margaret T Doherty, Pound St; Promoter Ann Diver; 150 euro, Barry Kearney, Churchtown; Promoter Veronica Mc Laughlin; 100 euro,Tony Mc Cormick, Craigtown; Promoter Sheila Callaghan; 100 euro, Liam & Ann O’Connor, Malin Rd; Promoter Ann O’Connor.

The Donegal Association Parents & Friends of People with Intellectual Disability will hold their Annual Churchgate Collection this weekend. Thank you for your support.

Spraoi agus Sport: August Summer Clubs for children  Arts & Crafts 13th-17th. For further information or to book your place, text or phone 086 8420203

Donegal Horse Shoe League Silver Circle: 1st 100 euro, Liam Mc Laughlin, Magheramore; 2nd 50 euro, Siobhan Mc Callion, Magerarnett; 3rd: Conor Duffy, Leenan, Clonmany

Tidy Town Group: Meet every Tuesday at 6.30pm at the County Council Offices Car Park. Each week during the summer litter picking, painting, weeding etc will be done and we appeal for people to help out. It will only take an hour or so. Please wear gloves, high-viz top and old clothing.

Carndonagh Bethany Bereavement Support Group: If you are bereaved and would like to talk to someone in confidence, please ring 0863572121/08635933821. No drop in group during Aug, but will resume in Sept.

Mass for Motorcyclists in St. Aengus’ Church, Burt on Sunday, 26th August at 1pm for all who have fallen in the last year and to ask God’s blessing in the year ahead. All are very welcome to attend.  It will be followed by a short fund-raising run out to Ned’s Point RNLI station.

Good As New Shops: Margaret T. Doherty’s, Pound St. for this week is for Concern. Donations of good quality clean clothes appreciated; Malin Town in aid of New Cardiac Ward Letterkenny hospital. Good quality clean clothes & bric a brac welcome. G&S’s in aid of the Patients Comfort Fund in Carndonagh Community Hospital. Volunteers needed and donations gratefully accepted. Tel: 0863748676. Super Valu in aid of church funds. Donations of good clothing furniture etc. appreciated - contact any committee member or the Parish Office at 9374104.

Vivid Performances School of Speech and Drama: Children’s workshops (4-12 yrs) starting Thursday 6th September 4-5pm in Little Acorns Montessori Playschool, Gaelic Park. 5 euro per child per session. Contact Emma Porter 0863601537

St. Patrick’s Park Astro Turf: Some slots still available - contact David Brattan 087 9529588

5k fun run/walk: Sunday, 26th August at 11am. All proceeds in MS Ireland, Donegal branch. Registration is from 10am in the Carndonagh, Community School. Entry fee is €10.00 or sponsorship cards will be available, contact Karen on 0861700520. Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult. AAI permitted.

GAA Lotto: The winning numbers in the club mini-lotto were 2, 15, 23, 13 and 16. There was no jackpot winner. The 30 Euro went to Mary Farren, Malin St., Carn; 15 Euro each to Declan Faulkner, Carrowbeg; Tina Gill, Quigley’s Pt.; Paul Kilfeather, Ballyloskey Rd., Carn and Pat McDaid Drogheda. The jackpot this week is 10,200 Euro. A big thank you to all who support our lotto.

Carn F.C, Golf Classic takes place in Ballyliffin Golf Club - Old Links tomorrow Saturday 11th August - to book contact Golf Club