Published on October 4th, 2017 | by BoyleToday.com
Harvest Thanksgiving in Kilbride
The 2017 Garda organised Annual Harvest Gathering will take place in Kilbride today Wednesday next October 4th.
This event for older people in County Roscommon is organised by the community policing units in Roscommon, Castlerea, Boyle and Ballaghaderreen.
Mass in St. Bridget’s Church, Fourmilehouse will get the proceedings underway at 12 noon followed by refreshments and age appropriate information stands in Kilbride Community Centre.
Local musicians Jimmy Kearney and Frank Nelson along with the Garda band will provide musical entertainment.
Refreshments and spot prizes have been kindly donated by local businesses throughout the county. The policing units in question have expressed their appreciation for this continued support.
Transition Year students from The Convent of Mercy Secondary School, Roscommon will also assist on the day.
The day is open to all older people with further information available from Garda John O’Connor, Roscommon Garda Station on 087-3327462; Garda Michael Pilkington, Boyle Garda Station on 071-9664620; Garda Martin Coyle, Ballaghaderreen Garda Station on 094-9860002; Garda Tyrone Tobin, Castlerea Garda Station on 094-9621630; Garda Micheal Henry, Castlerea Garda Station on 094-9621630.