GAA Club Fun climb of Slieve Sneacht


Carndonagh GAA club is hosting a Fun Climb of Sliabh Sneacht on Sunday 28th June with free buses leaving our clubhouse at Foden at 1pm. This will be a great day out for all the family and we encourage you to come along and experience the fantastic views that are available and refreshments and entertainment will be provided at our clubhouse after the climb. Donegal Civil Defence will be in attendance.

Feis Domhnaigh will run over 19th 20th & 21st June. All help running this weekend would be greatly appreciated. Contact Karen on 087 2987370.

The 6th Colgan Heritage Weekend will take place from Thursday 25th June to Sunday 28th June in the Colgan Hall, Carndonagh. Programme of Events will include the unveiling of the new public art piece in the grounds of the Hall, talk by Eamon O’Cuiv, talk and presentation by Richard Curran, Biddy McLaughlin and Pat Doherty (Famine Village). Guided walk on Sunday at 11am with Dessie McCallion. Launch of the Colgan Centenary Magazine, exhibitions by local volunteer groups hosted by Maura Harkin. Exhibition by Philip McFadden. A night of Timeless Craic on Saturday 27th June in the Colgan Hall from 8.30pm-12. Admission €10 inc supper. A Coffee morning will be hosted by Carndonagh Boxing Club at its good as new at Gaelic Park on Thursday 25th 11am-2pm. We are working hard to get the new clud house open for September so call and enjoy a cuppa before the schools close for the Summer.The Good as New will remain open for another couple of weeks.

Carndonagh Community School bookshop will open for first year and second year students today from 9.30am-1pm and 2-4pm and tomorrow from June 9.30am-1pm.

St Vincent de Paul society would be very grateful to hear from anyone willing to help collect at weekend Masses, Sunday 9am and 11am in particular. Please contract 086 785 6869 as soon as possible.

Charity shop in Aid of Lifeline is open all year around, Monday to Friday 9.30am-5pm, located beside the mart. If you have any items that you no longer need, why not call in and donate them to Lifeline. Mass bouquet cards and Special intention cards available.

ICA Silver Circle winner for June is Maura McLaughlin, Kinaglug.

Adult Art at the Colgan Hall has formed into the Colgan Painters. The group will be breaking for July but back first Wednesday in August (max 10 people, so book early). We are looking forward to our group exhibition in September. Ring Sinead on 087 1372 139.

Coffee morning in aid of the Letterkenny Hospital Children’s ward and Carndonagh FC will take place in Jones & Co Book shop Malin Street, Carndonagh today from 10am-2pm, Club members are invited to bring along biscuits, cakes etc. All support appreciated.

5k Fun Run/Walk on Friday June 26 at 7.30pm in aid of Spraoi agus Spórt, free t-shirt for first 100 registered, text 086 8420 203 to register, cost 10 euro. Call 086 8420 203 for further information.

Carndonagh Tidy Towns organises a weekly clean up every Wednesday at 6.30pm. Meet at the Diamond, wear gloves and high viz vest and bring gardening equipment if possible. Please help for just a hour. Volunteers needed.

Cycling for beginners, cyclists leaving Council offices every Tuesday evening at 7pm.Conctact Seamus The Mason for more information.

The Earagail Arts Festival will host 2 events in the Colgan Hall:Saturday 25th July 2015 – 8pm - Little John Nee & The Caledonia Highly Strung Orchestra Sunday 26th July 2015 – 8pm – Wild Atlantic World – A Night With The Henry Girls

Informal Irish meeting every Tuesday evening from 7-8pm at Donagh Café. Enjoy informal Irish conversation over a cup of tea or coffee. All welcome,