Published on September 18th, 2015 | by BoyleToday.com
Boyle Community Notes 18/9/15
BOYLE SCOUTS REGISTRATION
Registration Night for all New and Existing members will take place on Wednesday 23rd September at 7 pm until 9 pm in the Scout Den. All Parents who wish to enrol a child for the coming year must please register them on this night. The minimum age is strictly 6 years old. While accepting registration of New Members, places will be dependent on returning member numbers and therefore cannot be immediately guaranteed. Weekly meetings will resume the following week beginning Monday 28th September. Anyone who may be interested in becoming a Leader in any of the Sections would be most welcome and can contact the Group Leader on 086 836 0222 or any Leader for further details. Boyle Scouts would also like to thank everyone who gave so generously to the recent Church Gate Collection. Your continued support is, as always, much appreciated.
KING HOUSE EVENT
Kieran Quinn, the famous Sligo pianist will be play in King House on the evening of Friday September 25th as part of his 32 Pianos tour. Featured guests on the night will be Cathy Jordan (Dervish) and Gerry Grennan (Cornerboys) if you would like to purchase tickets, they can do so at: http://www.kieranquinn.ie/tour.
CURLEW WALKERS CLUB
The next meeting of the walking club will take place on Saturday 26th and Sunday27th September meeting on the Crescent, Boyle at 11am. This will be a Open Weekend consisting of Forest, Climb, Flat A & B with your Leader’s being Philip James 086 3353 000 and Tom Browne 087 2379 632 who can be contacted for further details.
Fancy some gentle exercise and something to put a smile on your face, well The Elderberries weekly movement and dance sessions for the over 55’s are back in action in King House, Boyle: Thursday 24th September 11am until 12noon. Newcomers are welcome at a cost of €10. Why not pop into King House and give it a try. For further information call 071 9663 242 or text 087 3267 860.
DWYER SPEECH AND DRAMA
Speech and Drama classes will begin in the Convent Primary School, Boyle on Thursday evenings from October 1st. Classes for all age groups from Infants to Leaving Cert. Enrolment will be taking place on September 24th at 6pm in the Convent Primary School. For further information contact: 071 966 6040.
BASIC FIRST AID COURSE
Friday 2nd October, 2015 Time: 9.30am to 5pm Cost is €60 per person. To provide each participant with the necessary skills to give immediate treatment to an adult who has been injured or taken ill suddenly, prior to the arrival of the medical services (Ambulance or Doctor) To provide treatment where no further medical (Doctor) treatment is required. To preserve Life, Prevent Further Injury & Promote Recovery Trainer: James McLoughlin, Absolute Safety On successful completion of courses, each participant will receive a Certificate issued by Absolute Safety Family Life Centre, Boyle Telephone: 0719663000 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org – website: www.familylifecentre.ie www.facebook.com/flcboyle – www.twitter.com/FLCBoyle – Charity Number: 6942
RUN WALK AND ROLL
The 20th annual Run Walk n Roll event in aid of Cancer Research will take place in Boyle on Sunday 11th October. With the event celebrating 20 years it would be great to see a big turnout of all ages on the day so get on your training shoes with 5 weeks to go. Any novelty ideas welcome, more details to follow.
NEW FITNESS MACHINES
Boyletoday.com reports that a welcome and new addition to the facilities in Lough Key Forest Park is the ten station outdoor fitness machines that have been installed on one of the popular walkways. Each station has two fitness machines ranging from shoulder press to exercise bikes etc. giving twenty exercises to complete on the route. The machines are located as one walks from the Moylurg Tower to the Big Tree and around by the Tree line Canopy to the Ice House. They were installed by Kiltimagh based company Outfit Ltd. Also under construction is a multi use outdoor pitch like facility that can be utilised for soccer and other games. It is located in the green area behind the old church.
BOYLE MUSICAL SOCIETY
The cast parts for the production of The Wizard of Oz are as follows: Natasha Fitzpatrick, Dorothy: Fiona Keenan Aunty Em: Tom Smyth Uncle Henry: Eugene Beirne Zeke: Paul Purcell and Diarmuid Beirne Hickory and Hunk: Daniela Beadnall Miss Gulch: Brendan Reid The Wizard and Mr. Marvel: Colette Noone Glinda, the Good Witch of the North: Grainne Caldbeck Wicked Witch of the West: Darragh Beirne The Scarecrow: Gavin Ward Tin Man: Stephen Tighe The Lion: Adam Daly The Emerald guard.
BOYLE FARMERS MARKET
The Market is open from 10am to 2pm each and every Saturday in the grounds of King House, Boyle. If you would like to enjoy the best locally grown fresh and organic produce, then a trip to Boyle Farmers’ Market on Saturday should be on your agenda. There is a wide range of seasonal produce, including organic fruit and vegetables, homemade jams and marmalade, organic free range eggs, fruit juices, gluten free/ sour dough/ spelt bread and all kinds of delicious home bakes are available every week. Alongside the food stalls are a number of crafters selling their handmade wares, personalized candles and knitwear. So why not come along and have a chat with the stall holders and avail of their ideas. For further information please a call Una Bhan on 071 9663 033.
BOYLE GOLF CLUB
On Thursday 10th September saw the night’s Men’s Competition won by Owen Garvin 20pts, 2nd Jim Mooney 20pts, and 3rd John Mc Guinn 19pts. Date for your diary is the final golfer of the year on Sunday 26thSeptember with up to six players in contention for the title won by Gary Carty in 2014. The club outing to Portumna takes place on Saturday October 3rd, details on notice board. Cost is €40 per person including meal and prizes.
BINGO IN BOYLE
Every Tuesday evening in St. Josephs Hall Boyle at 8.30pm until 10.30pm. €1000 Jackpot to be won every week.
CV & OFFICE SERVICES
Are you looking for a new job? Are you having difficulty putting together your CV? Would you like some help? Then why not call into the Úna Bhán office in the grounds of King House, Boyle, where we will be delighted to give you any help, advice or information we can. A good CV could make all the difference in getting your job application through to the interview stage. We have a template and sheet of helpful tips to guide you through the process. We will also type your CV if you cannot do this yourself. Or you may just want to call in for a chat about your CV. All information will be treated in the strictest of confidence. For more details, contact Úna Bhán Tourism on 071 9663033. We also offer office services such as Photo Copying, Scanning, Laminating, Typing, Faxing, Binding and Printing are carried out at the Una Bhan office in the grounds of King House, for further information please contact the office on 071 9663033.