Bailieborough News. October 23rd 2014. Matthew J. Cullen.
10 Year Celebration Concert
To mark the 10th anniversary of the Bailieborough Cancer Fund Ltd, the committee presents a weekend of celebration, beginning with an extravaganza of entertainment in a Celebration Variety Concert—directed by Padraic McIntyre—on Friday and Saturday, October 24th and 25th at 8.30pm in the Community Centre. Admission is €10 and the concert will have Comedy, Music, Song and Dance and Drama. Everyone welcome.
On Sunday, October 26th, a family ‘Night Walk’ will take place at 7.00pm, starting at Fox’s, Main Street and returning for light refreshments. Donations voluntary on the night. Please come along and support a very worthy cause.
The Baptism Dates in St. Anne’s Church for the next two months are: November 2nd and 16th, December 7th and 21st.
Bridge Results, Tuesday, 7/10/14: First: Jimmy Stafford and Tony Carolan, Second: Pauline McEvoy and Rosaleen Keegan. Best Gross: Ita Clarke and Philomena Finnegan. Third: Teresa O’Reilly and Rosaleen Mackey.
Seniors Bridge takes place every Tuesday evening in the Bailie Hotel at 8.00pm. New players are always most welcome.
The Rosary will be said at the Grotto on the Virginia Road, at 8.00pm, each evening except Saturdays. Everyone welcome to join in prayer for various intentions.
Bailieborough Development Association
Bailieborough Development Association would like to take this opportunity to remind you about the facilities and services we offer to business and community. Please visit www.bailieborough.com to see our community website, if you have any news or events that you would like to add please call 042-969-4716 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, we will be happy to promote your event.
If you have requirements for meeting/training/office space or know of anybody seeking space please call 042-969-4716 or firstname.lastname@example.org, we have a variety of commercial spaces to suit many different needs.
If you have a class that you would like to run in our Centre we will be happy to assist with promotion, bookings, deposits etc. Feel free to call in to have a look around and discuss your requirements.
The Samaritans have recently announced a new Freephone number: 116 123 for people who are struggling to cope. The line is open and free 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.
Hardtimes Chorus celebrated their 2nd Anniversary last weekend. The group played their two-night momentous first shows in St Anne’s Church, Bailieborough. Since then they have performed different shows locally in the Bailie Hotel, the Ramor Theatre, Virginia and in Cootehill, where they helped raise money for local charities, so far to the total of €15,000. They have also performed at the Killinkere Jamboree and also received an Entertainment Award from Northern Sound Radio at an awards show held in Longford.
They are performing as part of the forthcoming ’10 Year Celebration Concert’ organised by Bailieborough Cancer Fund to be held on this Friday and Saturday nights 24th and 25th October in Bailieborough Community Centre. Come Along and show your support to a great cause. Many Thanks for your support over the last two years.
Bailieborough Social Day Centre
The Bailieborough Social Day Centre continues on Wednesday, October 29th in the Community Centre, Chapel Road, from 2.30pm to 4.30pm. This is a social get-together which includes chat, music, bingo, refreshments and various activities, etc… All members are asked to attend and new members are always very welcome. Usual transport available.
Bailieborough School of Music
The Bailieborough School of Music are holding their Annual General Meeting in the Bailie Hotel, tonight—Wednesday, October 22nd at 8.30pm. Tea and coffee served and all are welcome to attend.
Mother and Toddler group every Wednesday from 10.30am-12pm for all members of the community. Great variety of suitable toys, kitchen facilities available. Come along and make new friends. No charge.
East Cavan Gaels GAA – Club News 20th October 2014
Huge congratulations to our U16 side who qualified for the Ulster GAA tricounty Div2 league final. Although they lost by just two points to Truagh Gaels midweek their greater scoring average in their two previous wins qualified them for the final v Castleblayney, a great achievement in our first year at this age grade.
The lads have qualified for the U12 HL Shield final on Wednesday next v St. Feilims on the 3G at Breffni.
Our outdoor season is now finished. Thanks to all our players, their parents and their coaches for putting in so much effort over the summer and autumn. The break is short as the indoor season is almost upon us.
Indoor Hurling; U8&U10
Indoor hurling will return to Kingscourt Community Centre from Tuesday 28th October from 5.30-7pm for all aged 6-10 and Bailieborough Community School Sports Hall from Friday 7th November , U8 from 6-7 and U10 from 7-8pm. Registration for the 2014/15 season will be on the same dates. Registration forms will be available in all the local schools and from the club in the weeks ahead. More info as we get closer to the time.
Training times and venues.
No Wednesday training this week as the 12s are in action on Wednesday. Training for all U12/14/16 on Saturday at Bailieborough Shamrocks GAA at 3pm.
Contact Kathryn for further details 087 244 1371.
The U8s and U10s take a very short break until the indoor season begins at the end of October in Kingscourt and early November in Bailieborough. Contact Willie Gaughan 086 164 9280.
Indoor Camogie takes place every Thursday evening in the Sports Hall at the Community School. Under 9’s from 6pm to 7pm, Under 13’s from 7pm to 8.00pm. All equipment supplied. €2 for hire of the hall.
Bailieborough Shamrock’s GAA Celebration Night
The Shamrocks will be having a ‘Celebration Night’ to honour the 1964 Senior Championship Winners and the 1989 Intermediate Championship Winners in the Bailie Hotel on Saturday, November 29th. Tickets for the event are available from: Peadar—086 629 8099, Rita—086 893 1895 or Hughie—086 247 0934.
Indoor Bowls have resumed in the Community Centre, on Wednesday nights at 8.00pm. New members are always most welcome.
Baby and Toddler Group
Bailieborough Baby and Toddler Group meets at the Library, Market Square every Wednesday morning from 10.30am-12pm (except school holidays). Loads of toys for all ages. Enjoy a nice cuppa while making new friends. No charge. Ph 042 9665779 for further details.
Irish Heart Association
A Cardiac Arrest can happen to anyone, anytime and in the blink of an eye, a loved one’s life can be lost. And when it does happen, many of us stand by, while our loved one passes away helplessly before our eyes. The Irish Heart Foundation wants to teach the Irish Public how to perform ‘Hands Only CPR’. See the new Irish Heart Foundation Hands Only CPR video on www.irishheart.ie/restartaheart and share with friends and family to help Restart More Hearts today.
Do you want to learn how to swim ? or can swim and want to work on your fitness and technique ? We have classes to suit all levels from complete beginner to those competing in triathlons. Call us on 042 9666644 for dates etc… starting soon.
€30 for 30 days membership pool or gym membership still available
September membership special – join pool or gym for 12 months and get 3 months free. €299.00.
Check us out on www.bailieboroughleisurecentre.com or find us on facebook for regular updates.
Abair Leat fun Irish conversational class at the Library every Tuesday 1pm-2pm. Fluent Irish not necessary. Refreshments will be provided. All welcome and there is no charge.
Craft Group at Library every Friday 10.30am-1pm. Sharing of skills for all lovers of things hand-made. Refreshments will be provided and there is no charge.
Mother and Toddler Group at Library every Wednesday 10.30am-12pm. A wide variety of toys for toddlers while Mums and Dads enjoy a chat. All welcome and there is no charge.
Citizens Advice at Library every Tuesday 1.30pm-2.30pm. Free advice on all entitlements.
Citizens Information Service
Co. Cavan Citizens Information Service is in the Library, Bailieborough every Tuesday from 1.30 – 2.30pm. Information on Social Welfare, Employment, Tax, Health etc… A Free and Confidential Service. Tel. 0761 07 5200.
Local meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous are held in: The Health Centre, Kells Road on Wednesdays at 8.30pm.
Bailieborough Cancer Comfort Ltd
The Bailieborough Cancer Comfort Ltd Committee is available to help cancer patients or their families. Free Taxi service available. For further information contact: Michael Cullen 087 154 2447, Edel Fox 086 1004030 or Geraldine Gormley 087 7949448.
Are you feeling isolated, alone, stressed out or depressed? If so, there is always help available by contacting the Samaritans at 1850 60 9090.
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