Sympathy is extended to Steve Finnerty Lacken, Enniscrone on the death of his wife Tina. Sympathy also to his daughter Ingrid, sons Damien, Stephen, James, Kieran and Jason, brothers, sisters-in-laws, grandchildren nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Removal took place from McGowan’s funeral home Ballina Saturday evening to the Church of Our Lady Assumed Into Heaven Enniscrone. Burial took place Sunday after 1.30 p.m. Mass in St Patrick’s Cemetery Kilglass. May she rest in peace.
Open/Enrolment Night is on Thursday, November 15, and seven.oo pm.We would like to invite parents and prospective first year students to attend and view our facilities, displays of student work, and meet with our teaching staff. Enrolling students are requested to bring with them a copy of birth certificate and PPS number. Principal’s address and seven.oopm.
SHOUT LADIES LUNCH
The Diamond Ladies Lunch in aid of SHOUT (Sligo Hospital Oncology Unit Trust) takes place in the Diamond Coast Hotel on Friday, November 30, Champagne reception at 12.15 p.m., four course lunch at 1 p.m., fashion show, entertainment, fun and surprises Tickets €50 please contact Lorraine at 087 9090699, Louise 087 6215188, Bernie 087 7750719 or Moya 087 6811781.
COMMUNITY WALKING GROUP
Striders meet at West Sligo Family Resource Centre. Time 10.45 Register Tuesday, November 13. Walk from 11 a.m. to midday, followed by a friendly cuppa and a chat at the centre. Come along to join your friends and neighbors for a leisurely walk suitable for all fitness levels all welcome. For more information contact 09637444.
FUN BEAT THE INTRO QUIZ
This takes place every Friday night in Sheridan’s bar Kilglass at 9 p.m. Entry fee is only €2 with the proceeds going to Kilglass Community Council Cardens Development Fund. Please support.
SOCIAL BRIDGE CLUB
Enniscrone Social Bridge Club takes place at the Diamond Coast Hotel every Wednesday night commencing at 7.30 p.m.
There was no winner of the €2,400 jackpot when draw took place in the Gilroy’s Bar on Saturday night last. Numbers drawn were 11, 15 and 40. €25 winners were Michelle Clarke, Mary Hannon, Joey Tuffy and Shane Sweeney. Jackpot for €2,400 the next draw will take place in Pilot Bar on Saturday, November 3.
Support for those grieving the loss of a loved one. Counselling and Psychotherapy is for anyone that is experiencing difficulties and challenges in their lives. It involves meeting with a professional therapist in a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment. All counsellors are accredited or working towards accreditation with relevant bodies. If you would like more information about these services please contact Roisín at 096 37444.
Date: Wednesday, November 7, first Wednesday of every month. Time. 7 p.m. Location: West Sligo Family Resource Centre, Unit one, and Castlepark House, Pier Road, Enniscrone.
A Safe Pass course will be held in the Diamond Coast Hotel on November 14 from 8 a.m. 5 p.m. Contact Gregory O’Brien at 087 6347707.
SENIOR CITIZENS PARTY
This year’s Christmas party for the senior citizens in our community is being held on Sunday, December 9, in the Ocean Sands Hotel. If you or a family member is interested in attending, please contact a committee member to book your place. Frances Gallagher chairperson – 087 7456825 or Breda Sheridan secretary 087 9674673.
Safe talk is a half day training programme that prepares participants to identify persons with thoughts of suicide and connect them to suicide first aid resources. These specific skills are called suicide alertness and are taught with the expectation that the person learning them will use them to help reduce suicide risk in their communities.
Following a Safe Talk workshop you will be more willing and able to perform an important helping role for persons with thoughts of suicide.
Forthcoming Training date is Wednesday, November 7, in Skeen from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Booking essential, contact Belinda Taylor at 071 9135061 or email Belinda. Taylor@hse.ie.