Marathon effort by local girls

Congratulations to Mairead McNulty, Patricia Martin, Sinead McNulty, Sonia Duddy and Tina Bovaird who took part in the Belfast Relay Marathon this week in aid of Motor Neurone Disease Association and Oncology Unit, Letterkenny.

A Supper Dance will take place tonight from 7.30pm to 10.00pm in St. Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre. Live music by ‘Arty’. Admission 5 europer person. Come along and enjoy the fun!

The Regional Employment 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 on Tuesday June 5, 2012 from 11.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. No appointment necessary. Further enquiries to Helen or Mary 074 9128010.

This Service is supported by DLDC and ICTU and is free and totally confidential.

Karate: On Thursday from 6pm to 7pm at the St.Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre. Contact 074 91 48551 for more information.

Internet and Email Classes (with broadband) on Thursdays from 7pm to 10pm sharp at St. Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre. Beginners welcome. If you have a laptop, bring it along! Fee will be €10 or less – depending on numbers. Please leave your name with the staff at the Resource Centre or call 074 91 48551.

The St.Johnston and Carrigans Social Services bus outing will be on Saturday June 23rd leaving Carrigans at 12pm and St.Johnston at 12.15pm. If you wish to go, please leave your name in the Resource Centre or ring Sarah on 087-7489181 before Friday 15th June.

The History Links Project is currently looking for new participants for the St.Johnston, Newtown and Burt group. The group currently meets in Monreagh Heritage Centre on Wednesday at 7.30pm. For more information call Stephen McNamee or Kathleen Bonner at the History Links Projects on 0749141958.

Upcoming Courses:Dress making for beginners,Occupational First Aid, Family Cooking on a Budget,for more information contact the St.Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre on 074 91 48551.

Guitar Lessons: Every Tuesday in the drop-in centre, 30 euro per person for 8 lessons. Beginners from, 4pm to 5pm and improvers from 5pm to 7pm. For further information contact the Resource Centre on 9148551.

Walk & Talk Group Saturday walk tomorrow to Ards Friary. 9am departure and 3pm return to the FRC. 5 euro for the bus.

St Johnston and Carrigans Family Resource Centre offer a free and professional and confidential and safe counselling service for men and women. For more information call Niki Cross in complete confidence at 087 0569124.

Laggan Historical Society meets on Thursdays from 10 am—12.30pm at the Ulster Scots Heritage Centre, Monreagh, Carrigans. For more information call: 074 91 40708.