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RAMELTON-NEWS

 
18/05/2017
 

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Pauline’s big fundraiser for BUMBLEance
Pauline Moyles Robinson of Kilmacrennan and Ramelton Post Office is busy preparing for her big fundraising parachute jump in aid of the BUMBLEance, The National Children’s Ambulance Service.
A number of important fundraisers are being organised beginning on this Friday night in O’Donnell’s Bar Ramelton with a big quiz night. You are asked to arrive at nine o’clock with the quiz getting underway at 9.30.
The Traveller’s Inn Milford is also running a quiz night for the charity on the 26th May at 9.30pm. This night is to help raise fund towards Sandra Alcorn and Brian Meehan, who are also doing the parachute jump over the bank holiday weekend 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th Aug. 2017 at Carrickfinn Airport.
We would all like to encourage as many people as possible to support both nights. Anything you can add to help, would be appreciated.
Pauline can be contacted on her mobile at 085 746 8191 and Sandra’s number is 0877777642.


Community Games Finals
The Ramelton Community Games Finals take place on Monday evening next at 6.30 in Swilly Park. All children welcome to come along and take part in the events. The committee wishes to thank the Second Encounter Charity Shop for their kind donation to support the Community Games in Ramelton.


Fun Bingo
The Ramelton Care of the Aged is having a fun bingo night on Thursday 25th May at 7.30pm in the Robertson Hall. Everyone welcome.


Chiropodist
The Chiropodist will be in the Makemie Hall on Monday the 12th of June from 9.30am.


Festival opener
The Chief Executive of the Football Association of Ireland John Delaney has been confirmed as the special guest to officially open the Lennon Festival in Ramelton on Friday the 7th of July. Delaney said he was delighted to accept the invitation having been first approached about his availability at last summer’s FAI AGM by well known Ramelton man John Diver.


Second Encounter Charity Shop
The Second Encounter Community Charity Shop recently sponsored the new picnic tables in the Ramelton Town Park and it was just in time for the recent sunny weather. Please drop in your used/unwanted clothing, bedding (not quilts or pillows), shoes, belts and bric-a-brac to the Charity Shop which is open Monday to Saturday from 10 a.m. till 5 p.m. Many thanks for your support.


Antenatal Classes
Antenatal Classes will commence in The Ramelton Health Centre on Wednesday 24th May at 3pm.
For further details please contact one of the Public Health Nurses at the following numbers - Milford 9153108, Rathmullan 9158322 or Ramelton 9151527.


Country Market
We are in Ramelton Town Hall on Saturday from 11.00am-12.30pm. Tea room open for duration of market for refreshments. A great selection of garden plants, all locally grown by our producers, now available and also herbs and vegetable plants.
Orders on 0879699715 before 10am. Don’t forget, get your loyalty cards stamped after each purchase. Follow us on facebook for updates.


Ramelton Playgroup places
Ramelton Community Playgroup have a few places available for September 17. If your child was born before 31st August 2015, they are entitled to a free childcare place. For more detail please contact 0749151540 or 0838107559.


Playgroup
Ramelton Community Playgroup is seeking a site/ building in the town of Ramelton to lease/ purchase.
The Robertson school where the playgroup is and has been for the past 30 years is now too small to cater for their increasing numbers. If you think you can be of any assistance please contact the playgroup leader on 086 3170375.


Shape up for Summer!!!
Shape up for Summer with a 6 week BUMS AND TUMS toning class in Ramelton Community Centre. The classes have begun and continue every Tuesday & Thursday nights, 7:30pm to 8:15pm. €45 for 6 weeks (12 classes) or €6 pay as you go per class.


Slim R Us
Slim R us takes place in the Ramelton Community Centre every Wednesday from 6.30-7.30 p.m. All welcome.


St Mary’s SVDP
From time to time, families and individuals can find themselves in real need. It may be big or small, short term or long term; whatever the circumstances, contact us on our mobile 087 143 6640. YOUR CALL IS CONFIDENTIAL.


RAMELTON COMMUNITY CENTRE - ADULT CLASSES FOR SPRING!
The following classes will be starting soon, subject to class numbers:
Gaeilge/Irish (beginners) - Monday 6th March 10am-12 noon. 6 weeks. €18.
Baking - Tuesday 7th March 7.30pm-9.30pm. 6 weeks. €18.
Watercolour Painting - Weds 8th March 10am-12.30pm. 6 weeks. €30.
Decoupage - Thurs 9th March 7pm-9pm. 4 weeks. €20.
Machine Sewing - Tues 4th April 10am-12 noon. 6 weeks. €30.
If you are interested in taking any of the classes, please contact Ramelton Community Centre tel 074 9151829/text 0867240495 or via Facebook for information or to book your place.

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