Roscommon Community Diary August 13 – August 24, 2014

Community Diary
  • A clean up of Boyle River will take place meeting at Boyle Bridge on Wednesday, August 13th at 6pm.
  • A meeting of the Manchester United Supporters Club will take place in the Patrick’s Well, Boyle on Thursday, August 14th at 9.30pm.
  • Ballinagare/Frenchpark Gun Club will hold a meeting at Frenchpark Parochial Hall on Thursday, August 14th at 10pm. All members are asked to attend.
  • A ‘Spin the Wheel’ fundraising night in aid of Strokestown Playground Project takes place in the Central Bar, Bridge St., on Friday, August 15th. For more information call 086 250 7590.
  • Boots Carrick-on-Shannon and the Marie Keating Foundation will hold a free Cancer information event in store on Friday, August 15th from 11am until 3pm. For more information call Deirdre or Sinead on 071 961 6923. All welcome.
  • Roscommon Agricultural Show takes place at Hannon’s grounds on Saturday, August 16th.
  • The West MCC 3rd annual charity cycle in aid of Portiuncula Paediatric Comfort Fund takes place in Clonberne on Saturday, August 16th. Registration from 1pm. For more information call Donna on 087 991 3331. Or Celia on 087 770 6739.
  • Tulsk Tidy Towns Committee annual church gate collection takes place on Saturday, August 16th and Sunday, August 17th.
  • Fore Club Alliance Golf competition for juniors aged eight years and over will be held at Ballaghaderreen Golf Club on Saturday, August 16th. Registration commences at 9.30am with competition starting at 10am. Entry fee €2.
  • Ballinameen National School will hold it’s annual fundraising fancy dress disco in the Crossbar, Ballinameen on Saturday, August 16th from 10pm to late. €5 entry. Raffle on the night.
  • Tarmonbarry 100km Cycle Challenge takes place on Sunday, August 17th from 10am. For more information call 086 302 5761. Or 086 105 2197. Or 086 881 5493.
  • The annual Coleman Traditional festival of music, song and dance takes place from Thursday, August 21st to Sunday, August 24th. For more information call 071 918 2599.
  • The Towey clan gathering takes place in Durkin’s, Ballaghaderreen from Friday, August 22nd to Sunday, August 24th. For more information email toweymike@hotmail.com
  • The 2014 Community Games national finals take place at Athlone IT on the weekends of Saturday, August 16th to Sunday August 17th and Saturday, August 23rd to Sunday, August 24th.