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Park Run (5k Walk/Run) every Saturday Morning 9.30am sharp meeting at the Tip O’Neill statue, shore front, Buncrana. Free entry. Contact Liz or Jason on 085 2522752. Coffee afterwards in the Fishermans Wharf with 10% discount, see you there!

Free workshop The Power of Positive Thinking for women on Sat 3rd March in the Exchange, Buncrana from 10.30am-12.30pm. No booking necessary. Tea/coffee/snacks will be served. For more info contact Emily on 087 9031389.

Buncrana Junior Foróige Club (10 - 12 year olds) from 6.15pm - 7.30pm at The Exchange, Castle Ave, Buncrana. New members welcome! Call Joleen on 086 232 5402 for further information.

Donegal ETB's 2018 Further Education and Training (FET) Fair takes place on Wednesday 24 January 2018 in the Mount Errigal Hotel, Letterkenny from 11.00am-3.00pm.

Sliabh Sneacht Centre
Now taking names for the following courses, beginning February: Mindfulness & Stress Management, Photography, Healthy Eating Cookery Course, Flower Arranging, Pottery, Basic Computers, Dressmaking & Alterations (Mornings), Cookery Course for Men. Other activities: Jive & waltz Class with step by step instruction Tues from 9pm – 10:15pm; Music lessons – Guitar every Tues 4pm – 5pm & Singing 5pm – 6pm; Irish Dancing - Wed 4:30pm - 7: 00pm;
Active Kids Club – Starting Sat, 20th Jan. Tots Club 3yr – 5yr olds from 10am to 10:50 & Big Kids Club 11am – 12 noon; Early Morning Circuits –Starting Tues, 23rd Jan. A workout for all levels of fitness - Tuesday & Thursday mornings 6:45am – 7:45am; NEW Ladies Fitness Class - Starting Wed, 24th Jan. There will be two classes per week on a Wed & Fri morning from 9:30 – 10:30 am. Suitable for all levels of fitness.
Contact us on: 074 93 61 742 / Text: 087 148 6001 or email:

Gateway Singers will be performing on RTE1, Sunday 21st Jan at 11am.

Scoil Naomh Padraig, Drumfries Enrolment is now open for Junior Infants starting school in September 2018. You can collect an enrolment form from the school office or print one off from the school website ( ). Closing date is Friday 23rd February 2018.

St Oran’s NS Cockhill Enrolment forms are now available from the school office for September 2018.

WISE - Women’s Integration, Skills and Employment. People 1st in conjunction with the WISE Project can help our clients with the following: Dedicated Personal Employment Advisor; Advice & Assistance with … CV, Interview preparation, Job applications plus Career Planning & Job Brokering; Access to Employment Opportunities; Support in your New Job for the first 6 months; and much more - Contact Gemma on 086 145 2252.

Volunteers are urgently needed for Lifeline (Inishowen) Domestic Violence Service. Are you interested in becoming part of a team in supporting families in Inishowen? For further information please call 074 93 73337 from 10am to 1.30pm Monday - Friday or email .

Children in Crossfire: Advent boxes will be available at the doors of the chapel from next weekend. Funds raised will provide vital health care and nutrition to some of the world’s most vulnerable children in Tanzania and Ethiopia.

New Bilingual (English / Irish) Foróige Club for 10 - 15 year olds. Meeting every Thursday from 5.30 - 6.30pm at Tullyarvan Mill, Buncrana - €2 per week. For further information or to book your place please call Jess on 086 362 7300. Volunteers also wanted.

Buncrana Senior Citizens Committee: Anyone who has a personal monitored alarm should check them monthly to make sure that the battery is still working. If anyone has an alarm that is no longer in use, could they please return it to Jim Henderson or any committee member. Tel 074 9361666.

Preferential Parking (Yellow hand & red jig saw piece). Please note there are currently 5 bays in Buncrana for persons with non-physical disabilities. Please respect these bays. Thank you.

Adult volunteers wanted to assist youth workers with group activities in Buncrana as part of the Garda Youth Diversion Project. For further information call Katie or Maureen on 074 9362218 or email enquiries to .

Interested in voluntary work with young people (10-18 years) in Buncrana?
Various regular or occasional opportunities for people over 18 years, including Drop-In work, homework club, grinds, junior and senior youth clubs. All work in association with Donegal Youth Service or Foróige. Training provided. To find out more contact Andrew 087 256 4777 or Joleen 086 232 5402.

Photo Restoration and Framing at Pixcam, Railway Road, Buncrana. If you have an old sentimental photo that you would like restored or framed, call 074 93 62783. A large number of personalised gifts and frames for all occasions also available.

Dancing Classes dancing for pleasure Mondays 9-10.15pm in Tullyarvan Mill & Tuesdays 9-10.15pm Desertegney Parish Hall, with John & Breedge. Waltz, Quickstep, Foxtrot, Jive & many more. All welcome.

Angling Centre 25 Card Drive every Thursday at 8pm. All welcome.

Inishowen Outreach Clinic: Do you have a hearing loss and need more info? tel. 9188252 text 0868858194 for appointment.

Illies Community Development pitch and multipurpose hall available for booking sports activities or birthdays parties. For details or bookings telephone 086 2556216.

Buncrana Youth Drop-In: A free writers book club Literati at The Drop In, every Saturday. from 4-5.30pm. If you enjoy reading and/or writing then come along. Books will be supplied. Entrance beside Plaza tel. 0863627300.

Men’s Walking Group for Health invite men from Inishowen to join and reap the health benefits of walking. IDP is promoting this initiative. For more info on the programme or to start a walking group in your area tel. Margaret 0868375592 or email .

Golf for Girls: Any girls under 18 interested in learning to play golf please contact Sheila on 0864000395 for details.

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