Community Notices

CONVENT OF MERCY N.S.: Enrolment for NEW JUNIOR INFANT CLASS 2017/2018 and any other classes will take place from Monday, January 16th – Friday, January 20th 2017. for further details please contact:- Gráinne @ 049-9522992.

WANTED – Surplus items/money for projects in the Philippines: Further information from Evelyn @ 0864027667/

LIVE WELL BELTURBET HEALTHY LIFESTYLE – 6 week programme commencing, this Monday, January 9th -8.15 p.m. at Donohoe’s Centra and will continue Mondays and Thursdays @ 8.15 p.m.. Registration at Donohoe’s Centra or on facebook for free! Please bring high visibility vest! For more details contact Centra or Belturbet Fitness!
BALLYHUGH CULTURAL CENTRE – Winter / Spring Dance Classes commence – this Monday, January 9th @ 8.00 pm., with Two Hand Dances for beginners and improvers and Wednesday, January 11th @ 8.00 p.m. – Social Dancing (Jive, Quicksteps, Waltzs and Foxtrots) to include new steps and dances. Suitable for beginners and improvers – followed by the weekly Countryhouse Dancing. All welcome. Enquiries to 9526044.
Kick Start Fat Loss 12 Week Transformation Programme – commences this Tuesday, January 10th Morning Group @ 10.00 a.m. – Evening Group @ 7.00 p.m. Enquiries to Tara Millar @ 086 1995926.
THE HENS SHED – is an open women's group who meet in the Goods Store Community Hall, Station on Thursday mornings from 10.00 a.m.-12.00 noon., with assorted activities, talks and a cup of tea! All welcome. This Thursday, January -12th – Meditation Sound Bath with Michelle Harton. (Cover charge applies). Please bring a pillow, blanket and something soft to lie on.
SHINKENDO – International Self Defence and traditional martial arts – commencing Monday, December 16th in the Goods Store, Community Hall, Station @ 8:30 p.m. All are welcome from age 14 upwards. First class FREE! Enquiries to Shane McCann @ 0861760834, Facebook : shinken-do eire belturbet,
LEARN TO JIVE – with Mairéad Gaffney & Craig Lovett – Five week course commencing @ 8.30 p.m. – Tuesday, January 17th in the Shantully Inn, Crossdoney. No partner needed. Contact 086 1763044 / 086 1928568.
BELTURBET/DRUMLANE SENIOR CITIZENS – Annual Christmas Party will take place in the Seven Horseshoes – Saturday, January 28th. Invitations will be issued in advance.














































































































































































































































































































































Christmas Craft Fair

Christmas Craft Fair in the Town Hall Civic Centre Sunday December 4th

Enquiries to 0876894808/ 0876305441/ 0873155130.

​More details to follow


Parenting Course – Skills for Parenting 4 – 12 year olds

Parenting Course – Skills for Parenting 4 – 12 year olds:
Course commencing – Monday, November 7th for six weeks – ending December 12th in the Convent of Mercy N.S.Cavan Monaghan ETB has kindly agreed to provide the facilitator and subsidise part of the course manual. The overall cost to each participant is €5.00. A limited number of places still available, if you wish to book a place on the course please contact Gráinne @ 049-952 2992 – Monday – Wednesday 9.20 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.



Basket Weaving Event October 29th

Create your own hand crafted willow basket in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere which you will be able to take home with you. All materials, tools and light lunch provided. For further information please contact 086 8458106



New Belturbet Foróige Youth Club

New Belturbet Foróige Youth Club

Breffni Integrated is working with Belturbet Community Development Association and Foróige to try and start a Foróige Club Youth Club in Belturbet.  There are huge benefits for young people and for the town in setting up a new club.  Breffni Integrated will be holding an initial meeting in Belturbet on Wednesday 8th June from 8pm-9pm in the Town Hall for new leaders

We will be looking for people who are willing to train with a Foróige Development worker to be leaders of the club.  Training is provided free of charge and becoming a leader can also help leaders gain new skills and work experience.

To find out more about Foróige see To find out more or to register your interest in becoming a leader contact Sandy Holland Tel: 071 9853321 or check out

There are a number of ways that a Foróige club can be set up and these are outlined below.  We will be considering what is the most appropriate type of club for Belturbet at our first meeting.


BELTURBET CARNIVAL IN THE PARK – Friday July 8 th – Sunday July 10 th – Friday -

Some of Belturbet best known characters take on the persona of a superstar as they perform in Belturbet version of A Celebrity styled Eurovision presented by Mademoiselle de Bouvier and Monsieur de Depardue . You will be able to vote for your own favourite of twelve acts and make him/her the brightest Star in Belturbet's sky. It will be a night filled with fun and laughter and as with other years, it will be the talk of the town for weeks thereafter, so be sure not to miss it. Tickets are in very short supply – contact Jane Lawlor on 0868432692.


There will then follow dancing until the wee hours with music from Brassroots. Saturday will be a day filled with fun for all the family with dancing late into the night with John O’Grady and the Shuck Dodgers.


Sunday will be a bigger than ever family fun day with a ceremony to commemorate 1916 and an exhibition of old census and records from that time for each street and townland and a Veteran's football match in 1916 outfits between old warriors not from 1916 on Sunday !

There will be THE BATTLE OF THE TOWNLANDS; NOVELTY TABLE QUIZ, with a table representing each Road, Lane, Street, Housing Estate, Business, Sports team etc. some areas may be able to have more than 1 table! This is your chance to show Pride of Place and battle it out together for your area. There will be Plaque for the winning table to display publicly in its area.

Enquiries to 087 9809250, 086 8143785.  Late night dancing to Cajun Country.

Carnival in the Park

Palais in the Park…. Family Fun filled weekend, junior disco, country dancing, family day out, tea party. 3rd – 5th July 2015

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