Friday, March 6, 2015

Update 6th March

What's on in Boyle this weekend

Friday 6th

• Grange NS Enrolement: 071 966 3423. Closing date Friday, 6 March. Check out
• Manual Handling Workshop: Family Life Centre, Boyle, 9.30am-1.30pm, cost €40.
• Aloe Vera Launch in the Bazaar Boyle on Friday 6th of March at 8pm
• "Oliver" the musical - Abbey College - in St. Joseph's Hall at 8pm

Saturday 7th

• Boyle Farmers Market, King House grounds 10am - 2pm
• Girls Under 8 Soccer Group training at 10am on Boyle Celtic Astro pitch.
• National Tree Week FREE Event in Ardcarne Garden Centre, 11.30am – 12.30pm
• Boyle Community Games: Handwriting competition Saturday 7th March at 4pm in Boyle Resource Centre.
• "Oliver" the musical - Abbey College - in St. Joseph's Hall at 8pm

Sunday 8th

• Curlew Walkers, Climb on Manorhamilton Leitrim Way, meet on the Crescent 10am
• Boyle GAA Minors v Kilbride (div 3 league) at 11am in Abbey Park
• "Oliver" the musical - Abbey College - in St. Joseph's Hall at 8pm

Boyle Country Meats

SPECIALS - Boyle Country Meats

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National Tree Week

Ardcarne Garden Centre: "We are passionate about trees here at Ardcarne Garden Centre and as it's National Tree Week this week. We have an inspirational event taking place this Saturday with an illustrated talk on trees at our Boyle branch. We've also a Free Sapling to give away with each purchase on the day."

Irish Famine Summer School

The Inaugural Irish Famine Summer School will be held this June in Strokestown Park and the Irish National Famine Museum, Co. Roscommon. We have a great line up of international experts along with a wide range of community events and tours organised. You can find out more from the website

Boyle Library Book Club

Boyle Library Book Club is now accepting new members. Book for review this month: Alice Munro – The View from Castle Rock – Wednesday 18th March – 11am to 12-30pm. The Book Club meet one Wednesday every month in the Moylurg Room in the Library. For Information ring Boyle Library 071 966 2800


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An Oblique View - Tony Conboy

Following a comprehensive list of well written, Incisive observations, Tony continues a review list of his favourite Sports books, two weekly, this week Kahn and Paul McGrath,
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St. Patrick's Day Parade 2015


Mr. Joe Currid, Boyle Credit Union presents a sponsorship cheque to Boyle St. Patrick's Day Parade. Pictured above are some members of the Parade Committee with Joe Currid in pic centre: Paddy Fennelly, Majella Condon, Alison Clarke O'Shaughnessy and Keith Suffin.

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Mothers Day, Brogans Pharmacy

Lenten Retreat.

Ms.Carol Barry will facilitate a Lenten Retreat in Galilee Community on Saturday, March 14th. The retreat will begin with tea/coffee at 10:30am and conclude at 5pm. The theme of the retreat is “Freedom from fear, freedom for love. The Easter Journey…”
A light lunch of soup and scones will be served. Cost is €20. It is recommended to book by phoning 071 966 4101/085 883 7226 or email

Girls Under 8 Soccer Group

Training for girls under 8 soccer group will take place this Saturday at 10am on Boyle Celtic Astro pitch.  Subs are €2 and girls should wear warm clothes and bring their own drinking water.

Boyle Community Games

The Handwriting competition will take place on Saturday 7th March @ 4PM in Boyle Resource Centre. It is for U10 (over 8) and U12 (0ver 10) as of 31st of July 2015. All participants must live in the Parish of Boyle.Entry is €2 per child. Every entrant must bring their birth certificate with them to the event.
All children to be accompanied by an adult.