Crossmolina Day Centre

It's Bingo time for this week's Day Centre. Come along and join in the fun on Thursday 24th in the Social Services from 2pm to 4pm. Light refreshments served.

News - Fri 11th May 2018

The Late Jimmy Caden 

The death occurred peacefully on Friday 4th May at Árd na Gréine Nursing Home, Enniscrone of James (Jimmy) Caden Ballinlobaun Crossmolina. His remains reposed at Hineys Funeral home on Saturday evening with removal to St Tiernans Church. Burial on Sunday in Crossmolina cemetery after requiem  Mass. Jimmy was predeceased by his parents Patrick and Mai brother Vincent and sister Francis, is survived by his sisters Mary.Jo, Ann Tessie (His twin) and Kathleen, nephews, nieces, extended family, cousins, friends and neighbours. May he rest in peace. 

 

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 5th May. The numbers were 9 – 14 – 16 – 31 two punters matched three numbers John Garrett Ballina Rd Crossmolina, Enda and Jacinta Lavelle Church View Crossmolina each win €75. The draw took place in the Thatch Bar. This weeks Jackpot is €9,000 Many thanks for your continued support

 

Wedding Bells.

Congratulation to David Kearns Carrowkeel and Lorraine Kelly who were married in Kilkenny. They are wished many years of good luck and happiness from their many friends.

 

Votes of Sympathy

At the Executive meeting of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club on Tuesday night 8th May. Votes of sympathy were expressed to the family’s of the following who died recently. Katie McKenna nee Kelly Knockfree mother of Mary Dolan, Kathleen Gough nee Gallagher Fairfield, Vincent Gilvarry Corcoran Terrace Ballina and late of Ballymachola, Kathleen Timlin nee McLoughlin Farrnascullogue Ballina mother of Paul Alexander Crossmolina NS, Colm Moyles Moyvale Park Sligo Rd son of John. Joe formerly of Furmoyle Eskeragh, Mary Sherry nee Corcoran Laherdane sister of Julia Rowland Castlehill, Michael Jiles Castelgar Galway brother of Rita Kearns Mullenmore St, Joe Salmon Clara Offaly brother of Teresa Kelly Abbeytown, James (Jimmy) Caden Ballinlobaun Crossmolina, Michael McCarrick Belleek Ballina husband of Breege nee Gordan, Ciaran Byrne Knock chairman of East Mayo GAA board. May they rest in peace 

 

Crossmolina Day Centre News.

Its music song and dance for this weeks day care centre in the Town Hall Crossmolina on Thursday 17th May from 2pm - 4pm. Light refreshments served. Cover charge €5

 

Keenagh Church News 

Centenary Celebrations will be held on the weekend of July 13th to 15th with concelebrated Mass on Sunday in the Church of the Holy Souls at 3 pm

More details to follow so keep the weekend free

 

Crossmolina Deel Rovers membership

Final date for Club membership is May 31st. No membership can be accepted after this date. Contact Mary on 087 6430598 or any member of the Club Executive

 

Vision 2025 Crossmolina

We would like the leaders of voluntary groups & community leaders to attend a meeting in the Enterprise Building on Monday 14th May @ 8pm

to discuss ''Vision 2025 Crossmolina'' It is important that groups come together for this project to develop Crossmolina over the coming years.

 

Anam Cara, 

An organisation that supports bereaved parents, will hold a Bereavement Information Evening on Thursday 17th of May from 19:30 to 21:30 in the Family Centre, Chapel Street, Castlebar, Co. Mayo. A guest speaker experienced in supporting bereaved parents will talk for about forty minutes. Afterwards there’ll be an opportunity to speak/listen to other bereaved parents or to speak to the professional should you have any questions or concerns. As Anam Cara will need to confirm numbers for teas, coffees, please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before Wednesday 16th May or call the Information Line on 085 2888 888

 

Singing Pubs 2018.

Heat No. 3 of the 2018 Singing Pubs continues next Saturday night, May 19th, in Maughan's Pub, €100 for the winner and this year duets are welcome to enter along with solo singers. If your interested in taking part contact 087 2225256.

 

Families Wanted.

In keeping with this year's theme of "Family Homecoming" and "World Meeting Of Families", families from the Crossmolina Parish area are invited to take part in the Summer Family Fun, three families will be selected to appear on the Crossmolina Summer Brochure and will receive complimentary tickets for all the family to some of the summer events planned for Crossmolina and officially open this year's festival. Simply text your name to 089 2011721, winning families will be announced on May 21st

 

Bridge Results

The following are the results of Crossmolina Bridge club weekly session in Hiney’s 1st Ena Coggins and Rita Fox 2nd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 3rd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty  4th Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan

 

Sligo Adult Education.

There will be a free workshop called Sligo Adult Guidance in Education for early school leavers and adults in North Connaught Tubbercurry from the 29th to 31st May, 10am to 1pm each day. This is a free workshop for anyone who is seeking advice about going onto Further Education courses, going back to Education or wants to up skill or find out how to apply for apprenticeships or training and more.

Contact Saoirse Kennedy on 071 9138410 for further information.

 

Minor League.

Crossmolina held on for a one point win over Ardmoy/McHale in the County League at very windy Bofeenaun on Wednesday last. Crossmolina played with the assistance of the breeze in the opening half and raced into a 2-6 lead with scores from Lorcan Loftus and Edward Gough 1-1 each and string points from Daniel Howley Robert Murphy Patrick McAndrew Conor Caden that was in the first quarter and Mickey Murphy grabbed a point for Ardmoy/McHales. The host took over for the remainder of the half Keith Cagney bagging a goal and points Shane Finnerty and Darragh Walsh. Crossmolina started the second half on the attack Edward Gough getting two points before Darragh Walsh pointed for the hosts who were brought right back into game with two goals from Martin Carr and couple of frees from Darragh Walsh with Daniel Howley  Patrick McAndrew and Colm Hegarty making some great  fetching Crossmolina’s Conor Caden pointed and the in the 22nd minuet Edward Gough scored the all important goal and with time running out Darragh Walsh pointed two frees to leave the final score 3-10 to 3-9          

Crossmolina Team and Scorers John Tolan Eoin McDonnell Ryan Donnellan Lee Carolan Patrick McAndrew 0-1 Daniel Howley 0-1 Conor Caden 0-2 Colm Hegarty Robert Murphy 0-2  Keelan Hegarty Adam Langan Edward Gough 2-3 Lorcan Loftus 1-1 Subs Tommy Loftus for Lee Carolan Anthony Leonard for Adam Langan

 

Rocks and Roses Concert

Rocks and Roses Cancer Survivors choir are holding a concert in Hineys Upper Deck on Saturday night 26th May at 8pm. Special Guests Athantic Rhythm. All Proceeds to Mayo Cancer support. Tickets €10 available from Mary 087 9435850 or Nuala 087 9099689.

 

Crossmolina Community Games

Area sports day takes place on Saturday 19th May at 1pm St Tiernans GAA pitch Events for U6 to U16 All are welcome

 

Crossmolina Day Centre

Thursday 17th May 2pm – 4pm

It’s Music, Song and Dance for this week’s Day Centre in the Town Hall Crossmolina on Thursday 17th May from 2pm - 4pm. Light refreshments served. Cover charge €5

 

Sligo Adult Guidance in Education Workshop

There will be a free workshop called Sligo Adult Guidance in Education for early school leavers and adults in North Connaught Tubbercurry from the 29th to 31st May, 10am to 1pm each day.

 

This is a free workshop for anyone who is seeking advice about going onto Further Education Courses, going back to education or wants to upskill or find out how to apply for an apprenticeship or training and more.

Contact Saoirse Kennedy on 071 9138410 for further information.

 

News - Fri 4th May 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 28th April. The numbers were 9 – 12 – 14 – 19 no punter matched three numbers either and six tickets were drawn Francis Browne Lecarrow Crossmolina, Adam Gordan Lake Rd Crossmolina, Caroline Reilly Ray and Mary McNamara Knockmaria, Laherdane, June Cleary 17 Lecarrow Crossmolina Ann and Richie Shelly Lake View House Ballina Rd Crossmolina they each win €25. The draw took place in Maughans. This week’s jackpot is €8,850. Many thanks for your continued support

 

Library News

During The Bealtaine Festival, Crossmolina Library will host An Arts and Craft Workshop for adults. Design your own Felt Brooch and also card making with Elsa. No charge. Thursday 10th May at 11.00am - 12.30pm. Summer Reading challenge for children is starting on the last week of June. Library opening Times:- Tues. and Wed. 12.00 - 7.00pm, Fri. and Sat. 11.00am - 4.00pm

 

Wedding Bells 

Congratulation to Grace McKinley Abbeytown Crossmolina and Shane Granaghan Coolnabinna, Boughadoon who were married in St Tiernans Church with Reception in Westport Woods Hotel. Enda Kelly Abbeytown and Niamh O’Doherty Mullingar who were married in Lough Talt Church with reception in Mount Falcon Hotel Ballina wishing both couples many years of good health and happiness from their many friend

 

Active Age Over 50’s.

Activity Group for men and women, Combination of exercises, games and joint Mobility with refreshments afterwards. Deel-Rovers GAA sports Hall. Tuesday’s 12 noon to 1pmContact Bernie at Erris Fitness for more information on 086,3904370  

 

Recent Deaths 

Sympathy is extended to the Family’s of the recently deceased Joe Sammon Clara Offaly brother of Teresa Kelly Abbeytown, Mary Sherry nee Corcoran Acton London and formerly of Caffoley, Laherdane sister of Julia Rowland Castlehill, Michael Jiles Castlegar Galway Brother of Rita Kearns Mullenmore St Crossmolina, Colm Moyles Moyvale Park Sligo Rd Ballina son of John. Joe formerly of Furmoyle Eskeragh. May they rest in peace  

 

On Mayo Junior Panel.

Well done to Keith Hopkins who was a member of Mayo junior Panel who came on as a Sub in Last Wednesday’s dramatic one point win over Roscommon thanks to Ciaran Boylan’s goal deep into injury time. Also to Peadar Flynn who is a selector with the team. They now play Leitrim this coming Thursday evening in Carrick – on – Shannon. 

 

Crossmolina Day Centre - Day Trip 

There will be a Day Trip to Horkan's Garden Centre on Thursday 10th May. Bus €10, will leave Social Services at 11.30am. Book your place with Joan 087 654 5338 or Breda 086 874 3077

 

GAA Executive Meeting

Is on Tuesday 8th May at 9pm All members please take note 

 

Bridge Results.

The following are the results of Crossmolina Bridge club weekly session in Hiney’s 1st Mary Corcoran and Rita Fox 2nd Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty 3rd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett 4th Mary Daly and Mairead Maughan

 

U14 League 

Crossmolina U14 Team suffered a very heavy defeat away to a much stronger Park/Keelogues/Crimlin side at Park sports field last week final score 

Park/Keelogues/Crimlin 10 – 19 Crossmolina 4 – 11

Crossmolia Team John Sharkey Kai Howley Dara Deane Eoin O’Boyle Jack Loftus Dara Syron Danny McDonald Eoin Murphy 1 – 1Niall Maughan Diarmuid Coggins   0 -1 James Maheady 0 – 6 Diarmuid Fox 0 - 1 Mickie Maloney 1 – 0 Ronan Loftus 1 – 1 Jack Naughton 0 – 1 Subs Eoin Noone 1 – 0 Kyle Gallagher Daniel Lynch Seamus McDermott 

 

Connacht Campionship Tickets. 

'Tickets for Mayo Vs Galway Connacht Championship on Sunday May 13th, can be purchased from all SuperValu and Centra Stores, and also online at tickets.ie, a very limited number of tickets may be available from the Crossmolina GAA Club, but people are advised to obtain tickets via other routes'

 

Division 4 League

Charletown ran out comfortable winners of this Division 4 League tie at O’Hara Park on Sunday of last week with sharp shooter like Paul Ward Paul Mulligan Mark Caffrey and Tommy Drudy all raising white flags and Penalty from Cian Craig just before the break that left the score 1  - 7 to 0 – 4 all Crossmolina scorers coming from Gerard Haran the trend continued in the final 30 minuets with East Mayo side tacked on a further eight points to four for the visitors  three from Thomas McNulty and one from Liam Donohoe to leave the final score 1 – 15 to 0 – 8   

Crossmolina Team Patrick Loftus Jason Murphy Stephen O’Malley Patrick Loftus Jonathan O’Boyle Kenneth McHugh J.P.Mulhern Darren Caden Kieran Traynor Tommy Walsh Liam Donohoe 0 - 1 Gerard Haran 0 – 4 Thomas McNulty 0 – 3 Kevin Keane Subs Darragh McCormack Nigal Lynn Ronan McDermott 

 

Festival News.

One of the highlights of this year's festival will be a very special Homecoming Concert as Marc Roberts brings his critically acclaimed award winning show "A Tribute to the Music of John Denver" to Crossmolina on July 19th. Marc's tribute is a journey through John Denver's life and music. This will be Marc's first time to perform a full concert in his hometown since representing Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1997. Tickets will be on sale locally and on Ticketmaster from May 21st. Another highlight of the festival will be a special "Shop Local" promotion and any businesses would like to participate are reminded that the closing date is tomorrow, Tuesday May 8th, call 087 4113252 for details. The 2018 Homecoming Festival and Crossmolina Summer Brochure will be launched on Sunday June 17th.

 

Vision 2025 Crossmolina

We would like the leaders of voluntary and community leaders to attend meeting in the Enterprise Building on Monday 14th May at 8pm. To discuss “Vision 2025 Crossmolina” It is important that groups come together for this project to develop Crossmolina over the coming years 

 

Killocraun Celebrations.

Killocraun 120 Years A day of celebration, nostalgia and fun is planned for Sat 30 June in Killocraun NS to mark 120 years of our school. There will be opportunities on the day to meet with past teachers and pupils as well as to browse old roll books, text books and photos. We look forward to meeting our past pupils, neighbours and friends for a trip down memory lane. 

As part of this celebration a new publication is planned. We would love to hear from those who would like to share a memory, photo(s), and / or write an article or poem for inclusion in this publication. Thank you to all who have already made a contribution to the book. The latest date for submission of same is Friday 11th May. Please contact Mary Fergus at 0868323048 or on Facebook

 

Health and wellbeing event in Association with Mayo GAA and Mayo Mental Health

Pictures in Crossmolina GAA Centre at the Health and wellbeing event in Association with Mayo GAA and Mayo Mental Health  were speakers  Neil Douglas (Impact Yoga and Stretching) Leann McManamon Mayo Mental Health, Caroline Brosnihan Importance of Nutrition for a Healthy Body and Healthy Mind, Andy Moran (Exercise and its importance to the individual. The event was a huge success with a full house in attendance     

News - Fri 27th April 2018

Lotto Results.

There was no winner of the Crossmolina Deel-Rovers GAA Club Lotto Jackpot on Saturday night 21st April. The numbers were 4 – 5 – 26 – 29 four punters matched three numbers Kitty Gilvarry The Boreen Crossmolina, Eamon Grehan St Marys Park Crossmolina, Michael and Marie Gallagher Mullenmore Crossmolina, Pat and Des Lavin Kiltmagh they share the €150 prize. The Draw took place in Hiney’s Bar. This weeks Jackpot is €8,700. Many thanks for your Continued support

 

Badminton News.

Crossmolina Badminton Club winners and runners-up in the clubs finals  

Kayleigh Coggins winner U10 Aaron Keane r-up, Edmond Maughan won U12 Sarah Conway r-up. Aaron Coggins won U14 Lucy Lavin r-up. Jimmy McAndrew won U16 Anne Murphy r-up. Conor Mc Nulty won U18. Jimmy Mc Andrew r-up. Congrats everyone and special thanks to Jonathan Pauline David and Aileen for a great year. See you all in September

 

Bridge Results.

The following are the results of Crossmolina Bridge club weekly session in Hiney’s 1st Mary Garrett and Teresa McNulty, 2nd Mary Benson and Ena Boyle, 3rd Nuala Doyle and Maureen Barrett, 4th Mairead Maughan and Rita Fox.

 

Spring Clean Up.

April is National Spring Clean month. There is a lot of unsightly litter on all the approach roads to Crossmolina. Could a few residents on each road get together and organise a litter pick - from the speed limits signs outwards, for as far as possible. We have some litter pickers and Hi-Vis vests available. A nominated coordinator can contact 087 909 9689 or 087 218 6560 for equipment and further information

 

Kilmurray 25 Drive Results.

The following are the results of the Weekly Kilmurray 25 card drive on Thursday 19th April in the Community Centre. Best of 20 games 1st Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers 2nd A tie Michael Barrett and Frank Leonard, Anthony Granaghan and Padraic Timlin. Raffle 1st Paddy Kelly 2nd Richard Devers 3rd Frank McDonnell. Hampers 1st Patrick Gilroy and Evelyn Crowley 2nd Ray McNamara and Frank McDonnell

Accumulator Patrick Gilroy and Richard Devers   

 

Moving your Mind” 

Mayo GAA & Mayo Mental Health Association - Health & Wellbeing Event

Crossmolina Deel-Rovers are delighted to host this event, which is developed to show how exercise and good nutrition can promote positive mental health and wellbeing within rural communities. Speakers include – Andy Moran (Exercise and its importance to the individual), Caroline Brosnihan (Importance of Nutrition for a Healthy body and a Healthy mind) and Neil Douglas (Impact Yoga and Stretching can have on all generations) This is a community event and everyone is welcome! Venue: Crossmolina Deel-Rovers Clubrooms tomorrow evening Tuesday 1st May 

 

Festival News.

Congratulations to Roisin Barrett from Lahardane who won the first heat of the Singing Pubs and will represent The Thatch in the final on July 22nd. The next heat takes place on Saturday night next, May 5th, in Cawley's, Rakestreet. If you are interested in taking part as a solo or duet please call 087 2225256 or contact Cawley's. The plans for this year's festival are nearly finalised and many events will be geared towards visitors, family and friends coming home to Crossmolina as part of Homecoming Festival 2018. This year's headline act will be announced on May 7th and the launch of the new Crossmolina Summer brochure in conjunction with the Festival will take place in June. If you have an event during the Summer and would like to be included in the brochure please call 087 4113252. 

 

Date For Your Diary.

Killocraun 120 Years A day of celebration, nostalgia and fun is planned for Sat 30th June in Killocraun NS to mark 120 years of our school. There will be opportunities on the day to meet with past teachers and pupils as well as to browse old roll books, text books and photos. We look forward to meeting our past pupils, neighbours and friends for a trip down memory lane. 

As part of this celebration a new publication is planned. We would love to hear from those who would like to share a memory, photo(s), and / or write an article or poem for inclusion in this publication. Thank you to all who have already made a contribution to the book. The latest date for submission of same is Friday 11th May. Please contact Mary Fergus at 0868323048 or on Facebook

 

National School Pub Quiz.

The Crossmolina National School Parents Association Pub Quiz with a Twist is back on May 4th. Registration takes place in the Thatch Bar at 8.30 followed by Quiz trail to the various pubs with the Final Round in Maughans Bar. Great prizes to be won. Music afterwards so come along and kick start your Bank Holiday Weekend

 

Active Age Over 50’s.

Activity Group for men and women, Combination of exercise’s, games and joint Mobility with refreshments afterwards. Deel-Rovers GAA sports Hall. Tuesday’s 12 noon to 1pmContact Bernie at Erris Fitness for more information on 086,3904370  

 

Connacht Campionship Tickets. 

'Tickets for Mayo Vs Galway Connacht Championship on Sunday May 13th, can be purchased from all SuperValu and Centra Stores, and also online at tickets.ie, a very limited number of tickets may be available from the Crossmolina GAA Club, but people are advised to obtain tickets via other routes'

 

O’Malley’s Bar and Grill Darts Div 2

O’Malley’s Bar and Grill Crossmolina Darts team that won the Ballina District league Division 2 title recently from left to right John. Joe. McLoughlin, Keith Doherty, Mark Rothwell, Michael Rothwell,  Stuart Meekin, Paddy Jackson, absent from picture are Darren Walsh and Morgan O’Malley.