Swinford Notes 9th January 2018

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Swinford Comhaltas

This weeks Thursday evening Seisuin (10th) is in Boland’s from approx. 9-30pm. CHANGE OF VENUE GATEWAY HOTEL
Thursday 17th January Mellett’s
Thursday 24th January The Whitehouse
Thursday 31st January The Sheepwalk

Heartfulness, Relaxation and Meditation

Monday January 14th 2019 at 7pm in the Parochial House Swinford. Free and open to all over 16 years.
Contact 086 0700681 if you require further information.

Swinford GAA 50/50 Draw

This weeks draw was held in Melletts and Joan Gallagher of The Flower Cabin won €587
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks.
Next draw is in Julians  on January 15th.
Draw envelopes are available at €2 and 3 for €5 and online at swinfordgaa.ie

Swinford Agricultural Show Quiz

There will be a table quiz in aid of Swinford Agricultural Show on Friday the 18th of January next.

The Table Quiz will be held in “The Front” at the Gateway Hotel beginning at 9.30. This will be a family friendly event with finger food being provided on the night, complements of the Gateway Hotel. Please support.

Swinford Community Lotto

Swinford Community Lotto results for January 8th 2019
Winning Numbers


€70 Local Shopping Voucher Winners

Lucy King, Castleroyan

Hannah Taylor

3 Number winners

Darren Waite, The Turf Shed, Killasser

Next weeks Jackpot is €8,800
Next draw takes place in on Monday 14th January in The Gateway Hotel.

Results Golf Club Card Game

Results from Thursday 3rd January winners shared 1st/2nd Phyllis Bredican and Josie Prendergast/Michael and Aiden Lynskey, 3rd Jim O’Donnell

Spots were won by Detta Ryder and Geraldine Turbitt, Phyllis Bredican and Josie Prendergast

Raffle prizes were won by Mary Higgins, Maureen Morley and Peter Walsh.

Game continues every Thursday night at 9pm


Swinford Cultural Centre

Below is a list of events happening this week in Swinford Cultural Centre, all in the cultural centre hall unless stated.

THURSDAY 10th:  6.45am-8am- That’s So Shelly Fitness

10.30am-12.30pm-Go for Life Games

3.30pm-8pm-Morrison Ballet

8pm-9pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness

FRIDAY 11th 6.45am-8am- That’s So Shelly Fitness

8.30am-10.30am- Slimway

6.30pm-7.30pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness

SATURDAY 12th :10am-4pm- ECM Dance

11am-1pm- Midfield Pipe Band-Lessons (Meeting Room)

MONDAY 14th:  10am-12pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness


6.30pm-8pm-Kathryn Gavaghan-Meditation (Meeting Room)

TUESDAY 15th:  6.45am-8am- That’s So Shelly Fitness

11am-1pm-Mayo North East (Meeting Room)

4.30pm-6.30pm-Jiving Juniors- Dance Camp

6.30pm-8pm-Kathryn Gavaghan-Meditation (Meeting Room)

7pm-9pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness

8.15pm-9.30pm-Swinford GAA (Meeting Room)

WEDNESDAY 16th:  6.45am-8am- That’s So Shelly Fitness

10am-11pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness

4pm-7pm-Giggles Drama


8pm-9pm- Active Minds (Meeting Room)


For Booking information contact: (094) 9052006/087-4007045  (9am-5.30pm Monday-Friday).

Midfield Pipe Band

Midfield Pipe Band will be conducting Piping & Drumming Lessons for beginners or any interested parties, all ages young & old. Venue: Swinford Cultural Centre Time: 11am-1pm.
Dates: Jan 12th, Feb 9th, Mar 2nd, Mar 9th & Mar 16th. €40 for all 6 lessons.
Further info contact Eugene 087 6744121, Michael 087 6169450


Yogalates & Bums & Tums

2 Yogalates Classes Run Every Monday In The Cultural Centre Swinford, beginning back on Monday January 21st.
First at 1pm Lunchtime Yogalates, this is a 45 minute Class. The second is Yogalates By Candlelight at 7pm and runs for 1 Hour. Both Classes are For Beginners so join anytime and Classes are Pay As You Go. We start with Yoga Poses so you can start To Heal and Breathe Then Pilates For Strengthening Your Core, then we move on To Stretching To Renew Your Muscles and Help with Posture and Finish with Relaxation. Please Bring your own Mat, Blanket and Cushion. This is Good For Chronic Conditions, Anxiety, Arthritis, Asthma, High Blood Pressure & Fatigue To name a few. For further Information please Contact Ros on 0872617309
Bums & Tums in The Cultural Centre every Thursday Lunchtime at 1pm. A 45 min Class To Strengthen and Stretch Those Problem errors and help tone and scuplt your Body. Classes Run Throughout The Summer Join anytime, Pay As You Go. For further information Please Contact Ros on 0872617309.

Swinford Gardening Club

Swinford & District Gardening Club will hold its annual dinner on 26th January at 7.30 pm in the Gateway Hotel. Everyone is welcome to attend. Ticket: €30. Contact 0876206607 for tickets.

The AGM of Swinford and District Gardening Club will take place on 29th January in the Gateway Hotel at 8.30pm. Refreshments served afterwards. All members are requested to attend.

Swinford & District Gardening Club presented €2550.00 to the new Mayo Down Syndrome Regional Centre Project, Swinford. This was raised by the club at their recent Christmas Floral Demonstration. Many thanks to all who helped and contributed so generously to this worthy cause.


If you wish to include anything on Swinford Notes please e-mail swinfordnotes@swinford.ie by Tuesday afternoon. Thank You

Author: Douglas Kelly

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