Day trip being organised to Balmoral Show

Tremone I.F.A. Branch is organising a day trip to the Balmoral Show on 16th May. Price 45 euro – this includes bus, entry to show and 3 course meal. 20 euro non refundable deposit required to secure place. Contact Martin on 086 3861150, George on 087 7649105, Robert on 086 6028845.

There was no winner of the 2,400 euro jackpot in the Carrowmena FC Lotto last Sunday in Rawdons Bar. Numbers Drawn were: 02– 05 – 18 – 21. Winners of 20 euro were: Cathal Doherty ℅ Rawdons, Eilish Mc Daid Carrowmenagh, Philip Doherty ℅ Corner Bar. The jackpot is now 2,500 euro and the next draw will take place in Rawdons Bar on Sunday.

The annual community Clean-Up of Culdaff and surrounding areas will take place on Saturday, 27th April. Volunteers are asked to meet at the wee hall at 10.30am. Bags, gloves, pickers and hi-vis vests will be supplied. Refreshments will be served in the wee hall afterwards. Thanks to all foe their support for this community venture.

Give my head peace - Relax, be still, clear your head and be refreshed! Come to a new five-week course in Glencrow Hall, above Fire Station, Moville, offering ways to help you relax, meditate and manage your energy. It starts today 11am -12.30pm. Full course fee 25 euro, For information 074 93 81224/

Bernadette Donaghy Memorial Fundraiser Cycle in aid of the Donegal Hospice on Sunday, 28th April 2013. Leaving the GAA Grounds, Foden , Carndonagh. Three routes to suit all abilities: 38 Miles leaving at 10am, 15 Miles leaving at 10:30am, 5 Miles leaving at 10:45am (Suitable for children, accompanied by an adult) 10 euro for adults, 5 euro for Children, Sign on from 9am at club house. Light Refreshments available in the Club House afterwards.

The AGM of Inishowen Women’s Information Network will be held on Thursday 25th April at their offices 18 Millbrae Heights, Carndonagh at 11.00am. Everyone welcome. Anyone interested in joining the committee must contact the office before Monday 22nd April. Phone 0749373562

Gleneely school has opened a charity shop upstairs in the purple building in Carndonagh. Anyone with items o donate call Breda on 0868590084

Carndonagh camera club meets at 7.30 every Thursday evening in Spraoi agus sport in Carndonagh all levels of photographer welcome from camera phone user’s to DSLR users. Why not come along and find out how to use your camera properly.

Serenity House has a Web Page Design course and Chair Aerobics starting soon..

Book early for 6 day trip to Westport on Sunday 6 May. Free day trips during break.

Details of all activities and courses can be had by ringing 0749382945 or Facebook at

Counselling services available every Friday at Serenity House. Referrals from HSE, G.P. and others tele: 0864515729

Greencastle Community Centre are running the following courses/activities:

Circuit Training on Thursdays Women’s class 6.30-7.30pm. VEC courses starting shortly,Children’s/Teens Pencil Drawing Class will run subject to demand

The Good as New Shop beside the lower chemist in Moville is being run for the Greencastle Community Centre until May 4th please leave any unwanted good quality items in the centre.

Charity Shop open beside Neal Doherty Jewellers in aid of the Hospice wards Carndonagh Community Hospital. Cloth, bric a brac, books, toys, in good condition will be very welcome. Open Monday=Saturday 10.30am-5.30pm.

Pilgrimage to Fatima and Estorial from May 28th until 4th June. 4 nights full board in Fatima and 3 nights half board in Estoril. Nigerian priest Fr. Paul Gokok hopes to join us on the trip. For more information contact Esther 0749374566 or 0868475971.

Aware’s Buncrana Support Group meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7.30pm in the Nursing Unit, McGinn Avenue, Buncrana. Please feel free to attend the group for more information. Contact person is Kate: 087 299 3142. Aware LoCall Helpline 1890 303 302, email and online groups:

The Cancer Support and Social Club meet in Milltown House Carndonagh at 7.30pm on the second Monday of every month. The group is a friendly group and welcomes anyone who has been affected by a cancer diagnosis, Patient, carer, family member or friend .It is a tough journey for everyone and sometimes sharing with others can help. For further information contact Deirdre on 087 7634596 or Margaret on 0863445066 any time

Charity Whist Drive in Shanty Bar, Greencastle every Thursday Night at 8.30pm. Everyone Welcome. Contact 086 60764367 for more details

Are you interested in learning a new skill? Inishowen Women’s Information Networkis planning to run a series of programmes for those who want to learn something new. Topics include Basic DIY and Computers, Cookery on a Budget, Beginners Knitting and Sewing. Learn how to play Bridge or Card Making. For more information please contact Mary on 0749329494 or Jacqui on 0749373562, Monday - Friday 9.30am -1.30pm

If you would like to have anything included in the Carrowmenagh Notes please telephone 93 67251 with the details or e-mail them to no later than 9.30am on Monday.