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All good clean fun

The Active Age group are busy preparing for their Bealtaine competition. They got in a bit of a lather while learning how to make felt. Let soap it will all come out in the wash.

Community Games

Roscommon County Community Games Development Officer is facilitating a meeting on Thursday March 28th at 8.00pm in Lisacul Community Centre to assist us organise Community Games in the Loughglynn/Lisacul/Gorthaganny Area. Community Games offers FORTY different sporting and cultural activities to children from the age of 6 years to 16 years. The games are child-centred and …

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What we did in 2018

Lisacul Community Development held their AGM on 20th February and presented a report on activities for 2018. The report uses the broad headings from the Memorandum and Articles of Association so that we can measure ourselves against our objectives. If you think you can help us improve our performance in any of the areas listed …

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A Great Night Altogether

We had a fantastic night on Saturday. Thank you to everyone who came, everyone who helped behind the scenes to transform the school room into a dining room (and back again on Sunday), all the cooks, the servers, the washer-uppers… It was a real community effort. There were also some exciting announcements and diary dates …

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What do YOU think?

You may be a bit tired of giving your opinion by now – after all, we’ve just had another referendum, and a Presidential Election – but there are other ways of having your say than by turning up at the polling station: you can also contribute to a Public Consultation. The outcome of three of …

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The Tea Party is Back

The Tea Party is back! Now that all our refurbishments are done we have a fabulous space to use so we hope this year’s party will be bigger and better than ever and supported by everyone in the village. The Community Development Company will take care of all the food – a cold buffet – …

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It’s that time again…

Reading of scripts for the next Lisacul Players Presentation has begun at the Community Centre. Last week they read Love Thy Neighbour by Jimmy Keary. This week they will be tackling Separate Beds by Sam Cree (on Tuesday 16th October at 8pm), with Professor Tim by George Shiels to follow. The show is tentatively booked for the week after …

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Easter Chicks for the Ladies Club

The Ladies Club are getting a jump on next year’s activities by knitting Easter Chicks and would be delighted if anyone in the village with spare wool and some spare time would join the fun by knitting one (or more) chicks and dropping them off at the community centre*. Materials Yellow wool of any shade …

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Winter Draws On…

Not really – we still have a few weeks of summer, followed by three months of autumn, but here at the Community Centre we’ve been busy preparing for the cold. Thanks to the Roscommon Municipal District Scheme who provided funding, and John P Flanagan who did the installation, we were able to put in a …

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The Alan Fund

The O’Dowd family, in appreciation of the support shown to them over the past year, have planned a memorial event for Alan. This will take the form of a soccer tournament in Kilmovee and a raffle to be held on Sunday 5th August in Creaton’s Lisacul. The funds raised will be used to support Lisacul …

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