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Islandeady GAA AGM,
Islandeady GAA Ladies AGM!
Islandeady GAA AGM will take place on Saturday 25th November at 8pm in St. Aidan's. Islandeady GAA Ladies AGM will be held on Thurs 30th November at 8pm in St. Aidan's.
November Prayers in Glenisland Cemetery November Prayers in Glenisland Cemetery will be held next SUN 19th Nov at 12.30 pm. All Welcome.
Glenisland Calender goes on sale! Glenisland Calender goes on sale after mass next Sat 18th & is wonderful value at €4. Money raised is used for running the Glenisland website & printed version of the Glenisland Newsflash. All support greatly appreciated.
Islandeady Christmas Annual - contribute! The Editorial Team of the Islandeady Christmas Annual are kindly asking all local clubs, groups, primary schools and organisations, as well as local people for any stories, poems, jokes & any pictures they have for inclusion in this year's magazine. The group are also asking clubs and schools for a report of their activities for 2017. The editorial team is asking for all items to be in with Patricia Rice by Monday 19th November. Email: islandeadynewsletter@gmail.com If local businesses wish to take out an advert in the magazine, very generous rates are available. Contact Liam on 087 1361895 if interested.
Catholic Family Night! Catholic Family Night on the second Friday of every month in the Church of the Holy Rosary, Castlebar. Our family nights include something for everyone: children's activities designed to pass on Faith, short adult presentations to grow in our own Faith, music and prayer with the Blessed Sacrament with fellowship and food to follow. All families and individuals welcome! More info on Facebook page fb.me@castlebarparish
New Email address for all CHURCH and PARISH matters! The new email address for all CHURCH and PARISH matters is: islandeadyadm@gmail.com Also for Newsletter: liamkeaveney84@gmail.com The previous patd@anu.ie is strictly for personal emails for the retiring PP (patd).
Islandeady GAA

Islandeady GAA

Islandeady GAA Lotto SUN 19th November at 8.30 pm in the Key West. Jackpot €2,900.

 
For all Islandeady GAA News, see
www.islandeadygaa.com
 

Islandeady Cycling Club

Islandeady Cycling Club

Islandeady Cycling Club - new investment of funds received through the national lottery!

Islandeady cycling club located in Castlebar co mayo hit the headlines last Autumn after receiving a grant from the national lottery fund through the HSE for the purchase of sporting equipment to help encourage their local community to get out - get health - through cycling.

The club have recently invested in state of the art virtual road cycling training equipment for their club house in Jacks old cottage islandeady and are using the Wahoo Kickr system to run community based spinning and training sessions for individuals interested in learning more about a healthy lifestyle and wellbeing through cycling.

The virtual trainers recreate cycling road conditions and cyclists experience the changes in road surfaces including hills, descents, corners and town riding as if they were cycling outdoors on normal road conditions.

The training equipment not only gives users a great workout, it teaches participants skills and techniques in becoming a better and more confident cyclists and encourages individuals to get back on the road and to participate in sport through cycling activities over the autumn and winter months with their own families and the wider community.

A wide range of groups and individuals have already experienced the clubs training program including local primary schools, senior community members, individuals with disabilities and cyclists returning to the sport. Participants receive a road safety information session, advise on health & nutrition and road skills.

The children from the local school have report increase cycling activity with their families after a recent training session with the club and many now using the bike to get to school, other users of the program including a local man in his 70's reports of increased confidence and a greater understanding of the importance of regular exercise.

Islandeady cycling club ,although located in a remote part of mayo, enjoys 106 members who participate in many community activities to promote health and well being including Pilates, yoga, 5k & 10 fun runs, and mindfulness classes.

More information is available on their club facebook page just click here https://goo.gl/1HgnxU" with recent photos and videos of the new health & well being facilities.facilities.

Thought for the Day!

'Moonlight is the proof that there will always be light in the darkness'

November School Masses! November School Masses & everybody is invited to come to your local school for Mass:

Cloggernaugh NS - Mon 20th Nov at 1pm.
Cogaula NS - Tues 21st Nov at 1pm.
Cornanool NS - Wed 22nd Nov at 1pm.
Leitir NS - Thurs 23rd Nov at 1pm.

Glenisland Community Card Game! Glenisland Community Card game continues this Tues night at 8:30pm in Glenisland School. All proceeds going towards the continued upkeep of the school. Everybody Welcome.
Mayo Mental Health Association - Thanks! Mayo Mental Health Association would like to Thank anyone who donated to or may have helped out with the Annual Church Gate collection in Islandeady. €230 was collected.
Mayo Cancer Support Association - Thanks! Mayo Cancer Support Association sincerely Thank everyone who contributed to their recent Church Gate collection. €114.65 in Glenisland / €382.04 in Islandeady was collected.
Islandeady Senior Foroige! Islandeady Senior Foroige (TY+) meets every Thurs night 8:30-10pm. All Welcome.
Anam Cara - Bereavement Information Evening Anam Cara is holding a Bereavement Information Evening this Thurs 16th Nov at 7:30pm in the Family Centre, Chapel St. C'Bar. This is a free event & open to all bereaved parents. Call 085 2888888 to confirm attendance
Blas agus Blathanna na Nollag! Blas agus Blathanna na Nollag! There will be a series of 6 lessons, in total, on cookery & flower arranging in the former Glenisland School. The lessons will be held every Thursday night, beginning on November 2nd and ending on December 7th. Beidh failte roimh chach.
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