Library pavement art for kids

As part of National Heritage Week at Buncrana Library, Pavement Art for Children, will take place with children chalking pictures on the pavement outside the library will take place today at 3pm. All welcome.

Michael Fisher will be a holding a Donegal Duck Derby in Swan Park tomorrow at 2pm. Michael will be travelling to Kenya to work in the Meisha Mema Children’s Home. Sponsor cards are available in Mac’s, Credit Union, SuperValu, 4 Lanterns, O’Flaherty’s Bar and Natural Beauty.

Buncrana Community Garden is holding an Open Day next Thursday, 30th August at the Buncrana Community Hospital. All welcome.

Inishowen Development Partnership is now taking names for computer classes beginning in September 2012. Classes are: Basic Computers L3, Information Technology Skills L4, and Computer Applications L4. These are all FETAC accredited. They are also offering ECDL. Names are also being taken now for the exciting new Internet and email course which has just started. For more information ring Reception and ask for Katy/Maureen at the Inishowen Development Partnership, telephone 074 9362218

Fr. Walsh will celebrate Mass at the Mass Rock in Glassmullin, Drumfries next Sunday at 2pm, weather permitting. All welcome. A Mass will be held in St. Aengus’ Church, Burt for motorcyclists on Sunday at 1pm. The Mass will be celebrated to pray for all who have fallen in the last year and to ask God’s blessing in the year ahead. All welcome. The Mass will be followed by a short fundraising run to Ned’s Point R.N.L.I. Station.

A 5 Mile Walk/Run Race, organised for Buncrana G.A.A. Youth Development Fund Friend’s Event · By Buncrana G.A.A. will take place on Friday, 21 September at 6.30 p.m. Pre registration is now open for this Walk/Run Race: email your name and club (if any) to Registration on the day from 5.30pm

The Inishowen Country Market will next be held tomorrow from 2 – 3 p.m. and on 8th September in the Church Hall, Church Street. There will be a wide variety of home produce and crafts. All welcome.

Pathways Inishowen is a domestic abuse service for women and children with one to one support for women, court support, information and training for external agencies on domestic abuse and personal development programmes. Monday – Friday 10.30 a.m. – 2.30 p.m. Telephone 9321698 for further information.

Fitness Classes continue in the Leisure Centre – Aqua Fit, Spin Bike, Yoga, Pilates, Step Aerobics and Zumba. A Beginners Pilates course has now started on Wednesdays at 6.30 p.m. Special price, for more details and to book telephone Clare 9362723 or 086 3811632. For details telephone 9

Join ‘Beach Bootcamp’ at Ludden Beach on Wednesdays at 6.30 and 7.30 p.m. and on Fridays at 7 a.m., 9.45 a.m. and 6.30 p.m. Pram-ercise Fitness classes are held at the Shore Front on Mondays from 5 – 6 p.m., Tuesdays 9.45 a.m. and 11 a.m., Thursdays at 9.45 a.m. and 11 a.m. For further information telephone 086 3238437.

Welcome in to God’s family Arijus Narmontas, Nicole Leanna McBride/Duncan, Sarah McLaughlin, Dillon Stephen Shaw, Michaela Annie McLaughlin and Matthew Fergal McLaughlin who were baptised recently.

Your prayers are asked for Pat Murphy who was buried recently and for their family and friends saddened by their loss.

Parish Draw winners, 1st 500 euro – Siobhan Harkin, c/o Nursing Unit, promoter 30 euro Tessie Doherty; 2nd 300 euro – Jeannie McLaughlin, Connagh-Kinnego, promoter 20 euro Sally Kelly; 3rd 150 euro – Patricia Gallagher, Marian Park, promoter 20 euro Patricia Gallagher

The winning numbers in the G.A.A.’s 3,000 euro jackpot lotto draw were: 4 – 5 – 15 – 27 - there was no jackpot winner this week, however prizes of 20 euro went to: Eunan McLaughlin, Main Street, Paula Fletcher, 1 Oakfield Court, Peter Doherty, Burnfoot, Agnes McLaughlin, 72 Cockhill Park and James Donaghy, 8 Riverview

In the i.C.A.R.E. weekly draw for week 26. 300 euro 1st prize Clare Bradley promoter Caron Gallivan, second prize 150 euro Susan McGrory Kelly promoter Susan Mc Grory Kelly, third prize 75 euro John Mc Laughlin promoter Darren Mc Laughlin. Week 27 winners were - 1st prize Jackie Kelly 300 euro, promoter Deirdra Deery 20 euro, 2nd prize Philip Mc Daid 150 euro, promoter Aine Mc Guinness 15 euro, 3rd prize Fodhla Mc Daid 75 euro, promoter Sharon Moore 15 euro.Many thanks, join our draw only 1 euro per week.Phone Darren McLaughlin iCARE Fundraising Officer on 0868602033 for more information.

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