Teach Gleann Aolain Walking Club!
You like the beautiful scenery of Glenisland? You also enjoy a walk in the company of like-minded people? Why not join the Teach Gleann Aolain Walking Club. Information & enrolment followed by a walk on SUN 3rd July at 9.30 am at Teach Gleann Aolain (former Garda Station).
Islandeady Cycling Club - the Islandeady Family Festival!
To coincide with the Islandeady Family Festival, Islandeady Cycling Club is hosting their inaugural 5 & 10k fun run on Saturday July 30th 2016 starting at 10am from Jack's Cottage, Islandeady.
The clubs family fun run is open to everyone, young and old, all abilities and experience.
You can run, jog or walk any of the two routes with family and friends as this is a family friendly community fun run as well as an official run as the race is measured and approved by Athletics Ireland.
This years charity partner is the Melissa Patterson Memorial Fund and members of the Breaffy GAA Micheal Hall and Liam Irwin were on hand at the official launch of this charity event with members of the Westport Athletics Club to officially launch this years Family fun run event.
Funds raised will be donated to the Melissa Patterson Memorial Fund. €10 per adult, €20 per family and under 16 go free. For more detail visit http://facebook.com/runislandeady/
where you can view a video of the route and get more information. Islandeady family fun run 2016 kicks off on Saturday 30th July at 10am and is open to everyone.
Alpha beginning 30th June - Student Alpha is an 8 week exploration of the Christian faith for people aged 18-30. It creates a relaxed atmosphere in which you will be encouraged to question, explore & ignite your faith. Info from Knock Youth Ministry on 094-9388100.
Western Care - Kathleen Conneely Charity Walk!
Western Care - Kathleen Conneely Charity Walk - formerly known as Clare Island Walk - is SAT 25th June. 5 & 10 km routes. Cyclists also welcome. Assemble Roonagh Pier @ 10.30am for 10.45 Ferry. Return at 4.45 & 6pm. €50 per person or via sponsorship card - includes free bus transfer, ferry & refreshments. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Phone 094 9029136/144, or Register at www.iregister.ie/clareislandwalk2016
McConville Cup fly fishing competition!
The McConville Cup fly fishing competition will be held on 8th, 9th and 10th, of July 2016 on Bilberry lake for more information contact Kieran on 087 6015022
Islandeady GAA News
Islandeady GAA Lotto SUN 3rd July at 8.30 pm in the Key West. Jackpot €2,500.
For all Islandeady GAA News, see
Islandeady Cycling Club
Islandeady Cycling Club in Jacks cottage: Club cycles have resumed WED 7pm & SUN 9am for Beginners-Improvers & Advanced. Also road skills training courses with Anthony Murray. To coincide with the Islandeady Family Festival, the Cycling Club is hosting their inaugural 5k & 10k family fun run on SAT 30th July starting at 10am from Jack's Cottage. Open to all to walk, jog or run the 5k or 10k course at your own pace. Bring the entire family & take part in our fun run. Funds raised will be donated to the Melissa Patterson Memorial Fund. €10 per adult, €20 per family & under 16 free. So pre-register now on active.com @ http://tinyurl.com/jxt8yph The race is officially measured and licensed granted by Athletics Ireland. So why not come and join us on SAT 30th July !
For more information visit our facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ islandeadycycling or contact club president Joe Moylette on 0879443626
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Thought for the Day!
'A beautiful appearance will last a few decades
But a beautiful personality will last a lifetime'
Glenisland Sports Day postponed!
GDue to Ireland/France match this SUN Glenisland Sports Day is postponed to next SUN 3rd July starting at 2 pm. Kids races, novelty events, wheel of fortune, pillow fighting, cow patch, bouncy castle, face painting, vintage car display. Also BBQ & cake sale. All home baking gratefully appreciated. Fun for all the family. Don't miss it. Adm €7 per car.
Glenisland NS closes
End of an era as Glenisland NS closes it's doors next THUR 30th at 11 am. Past pupils, family or friends ALL welcome to pop in for one last visit anytime up to 11 am next Thur.
Islandeady GAA club 24 hour Solothon!
Islandeady GAA club 24 hour Solothon is from 10 am Sat 2nd July until 10 am Sunday 3rd July. At least one football will be continually soloed around the GAA pitch for 24hrs. Every man woman & child in the club has a sponsorship card. Please support.
'Monster' 25 Card Game!
'Monster' 25 Card Game in Glenhest Comm Centre this SUN 26th June at 7pm.
Islandeady Ladies Club THANKS!
Islandeady Ladies Club wish to THANK all who collected for Western Care & kindly contributed to the recent collection which amounted to €3,105.
Family Carers Ireland!
Family Carers Ireland in Mayo are forming a panel of reliable & trustworthy Support Workers in Mayo area. Applicants must be flexible to suit the client's needs. Successful applicants will be placed on a Relief Panel and deployed as work arises. All candidates if successful will be expected to have a full clean driving licence, supply two written references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting form. Please contact Bernadette Moran on 086 3775702 or 0949060305 or by email on: email@example.com
The Wed Get-together
The Wed Get-together every WED from 11 in Comm Centre + dinner. All welcome.
Community Council to celebrate 40th anniversary!
40th Anniversary: The Community Council are planning to celebrate its 40th anniversary by hosting a series of events during 2016. A Festival committee was recently formed and its aim is to plan a major festival event in the Parish for August weekend. All clubs, organisations will be contacted to join in and lend their support.