News…at a glance – September 27th


Table Quiz for  Roscommon MS

The first of two fundraising table quiz nights for the MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Roscommon branch will be held in The Grove Lounge, Ballymoe on Friday, September 27th. The quiz starts at approximately 8.30 pm. Teams of four. €10 per person. All are welcome. There will be a raffle and prizes on the night. For more information, contact Bridín M. Connelly on 086-7914580.

 The Glencastle Lounge in Glinsk will host the second quiz night on Friday, November 8th, starting at 8.30 pm.

Roscommon Ladybirds, Brownies, Girl Guides

All Roscommon Ladybirds, Brownies, Girl Guides (and Senior Branch) units will return this week. Ladybirds on Monday from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm. Brownies on Wednesday from 6.15 pm to 7.30 pm. Girl Guides and Senior Branch on Wednesday from 7.45 pm to 9 pm.

  New members welcome in all units. New Leaders are always welcome. For more information, contact 087-2854769.

Roscommon Town ICA Guild

The monthly meeting of Roscommon Town ICA Guild takes place on Tuesday, October 1st 2019 at 8 pm in Hannon’s Hotel.

  Following the meeting, local historian Albert Siggins will give a presentation on the history of Roscommon Town.

  A good attendance by all members would be appreciated on the night. If anybody is interested in joining our group please contact 086-8230754 for more information.

Pilgrimage to Knock

A Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Thursday, October 10th, organised by the Legion of Mary. If you are interested in travelling, please contact 087-2445753.

The Johnny Cash Gospel Tribute Concert

A Johnny Cash Gospel Tribute Concert presented by David Kelly will take place on Thursday, October 3rd at 8 pm at the Light for the People Church, 1-2, Brogan’s Lane, Roscommon Town. Admission is free. Bring your friends. All are welcome! For more information contact 086-0838362.

Motorcycle Run in aid of dementia research

Following on from the resounding success of last year’s inaugural Motorcycle Run through Roscommon, Mayo and Galway, this year’s event will take place on Sunday, 29th of September from Hannon’s Hotel. Registration at 10.30 am.

  Last year, an impressive selection of motorcycles from surrounding counties emerged in large numbers to join our local bikers in support of persons caring for a loved one with dementia.

  Calling all motorcyclists – please join us this year on our journey to Roundfort. We invite motorcycle enthusiasts and spectators alike to come along and support this event and help us build on the success of last year’s run.

  Entry fee is €20 per bike. A warm welcome is guaranteed. Refreshments will be served.