Swinford Notes September 5th

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Maths Grinds, Swinford Area(Individuals & Groups)

Teacher with over 10 years experience teaching Maths and Applied Maths to all levels. Get in touch if you would like to discuss the coming year 2018/19. Call 087 9064865 – Places limited.

Heartfulness, Relaxation and Meditation

Heartfulness, Relaxation and Meditation will take place on Monday September 10th, 2018 at 7pm in the Parochial House Swinford.
Free and open to all over 16 years. Contact 086 0700681 if you require further information.

Learning to speak up for myself

“Learning to speak up for myself” is a Practical Self Advocacy Six week course
Register Thursday 20th September 2018 in The Cultural Centre, Swinford, Co. Mayo. The course runs from 10am-1pm each Thursday.
This course is being funded by Mayo North East Partnership, delivery through Community Participation Network Mayo.
This course will support your: Empowerment, Communication and your Confidence

Contact Carmel Brady for further information – 087 212 5340

Saturday Evening Mass Choir

The Saturday evening choir is looking for new members. Adults or teenagers with an interest in singing or playing music are invited to join the choir. Call up to the gallery any Saturday evening 6.30pm or contact Marie on 0872805222.

Swinford Comhaltas

This weeks Thursday evening Seisuin (6th) is in Sheepwalk from approx. 9-30pm.

September 6th Sheepwalk

September 13th Gateway Hotel

September 20th Quinn’s

September 27th Horkan’s


Swinford GAA 50/50 Draw

This weeks draw was held in Bolands and Charlie Geraghty of Donegal won €535
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  on September 11th.
Draw envelopes are available at €2 and 3 for €5 and online at www.swinfordgaa.ie

Swinford GAA Club Fixtures

Under 13 League Division 4B

6th September 7pm Mayo Gaels v Swinford

East Mayo Under 11 Group 1

8th September 11am Swinford v Ballaghadereen

East Mayo Under 11 Group 2

8th September 11am Swinford v Aghamore

Intermediate Championship Round 3 in Parke

9th September 2pm Swinford v Burrishoole

Under 13 League Division 2A

10th September 7pm Kilmeena v Swinford

Under 13 League Division 4B

10th September 7pm Ballina v Swinford

Swinford Killasser Ladies

Swinford Killasser Ladies won the minor A championship for the forth time in a row last week. The game was played in Moy Davitts and was extremely competitive right to the end.
This is a great achievement for our Swinford Killasser Ladies, they were managed by Brian Galvin, Alex Durkin and Séan Kavanagh.  The final score was Swinford Killasser 3-16 to Knockmore 4-09.

Swinford Football Club

Swinford FC - Soccer Club

Swinford FC Club Crest







Swinford Golf/Soccer draw

Draw No. 19 was held in Swinford Golf Club on Sunday 19th August 2018.

1,000 Euro Pat O’Connor, Market Street, Swinford

300 Euro Brid O’Connell, Park Road, Swinford

200 Euro Trevor McDonnell, Park Road, Swinford

Thanks to all for supporting our draw. Their are 2 draws every month for 12 months. All results are available on the Golf and Soccer websites.

Basketball in Swinford

We are in the early stages of setting up a basketball club in Swinford catering for boys & girls, U8 and U10 initially.  In order to develop the club, we need your help.  We are looking for volunteers to get involved.  Our next meeting will be held in the community centre on Wednesday 12th September at 8PM.  In the meantime please contact Sinead 087 0564689. A background in Basketball is not essential. All are welcome

Swinford Community Lotto

Swinford Community Lotto results for September 3rd,2018
Winning Numbers

€70 Local Shopping Voucher Winners

E,C &A Tierney, Ardgullion, Kinaffe, Swinford
Z. Moore, Meelick Swinford

3 Number winners
T. Byrne, Bohola, Swinford
No Name

Next weeks draw is on September 10th in Boland’s Pub Swinford, the Jackpot will be €5,200

Swinford Cultural Centre

Below are the coming weeks events/classes that will be held in Swinford Cultural Centre.
All classes are in the Cultural centre unless stated.

THURSDAY 6th: 6.45am-7.45am- That’s So Shelly Fitness-Circuit
10am-1pm-Mayo North East-Jobs Club
1pm-2pm- Pat Kirby Fitness-Bums & Tums
3.30pm-7.30pm-Morrison Ballet-Children’s Ballet Classes
8pm-9pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness-Circuit
FRIDAY 7th: 9.30am-10.30am- Slim-way Weight loss Class
10am-1pm-Mayo North East-Jobs Club (Meeting Room)
MONDAY 10th: 10am-11am- That’s So Shelly Fitness-Circuit
1pm-2pm- Pat Kirby Fitness-Yogalates
7pm-8pm- Pat Kirby Fitness-Yogalates by Candlelight
8pm-10pm-Meeting(Meeting Room)
TUESDAY 11th: 6.45am-7.45am- That’s So Shelly Fitness-Circuit
4.45pm-6.45pm-Jiving Juniors
7pm-9pm- That’s So Shelly Fitness-Step & Tone & Body Balance
WEDNESDAY 12th: 10am-11am -That’s So Shelly Fitness-Step & Tone
4pm-7pm- Giggles Children’s Drama Classes
7.30pm-8.30pm-Zumba Class
If you have any queries or to book a room Contact: 094-9052006/087 4007045 (9am-5.30pm Week days. Text outside of these hours).

Swinford Athletics Club Autumn Run

Swinford AC Autumn run series continues tonight Wednesday (5th) in Midfield, Registration at 6-45, Race commences 7-15 €2 members €5 non-members

September 5th Midfield

September 12th Foxford

Yogalates & Bums & Tums

2 Yogalates Classes Run Every Monday In The Cultural Centre Swinford.
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.

Home Sharers Required

Would you be interested in sharing your home and supporting a service user for a few hours per day, a couple days per month, or long term. We are looking for single people, couples, married people and/or families to provide short respite for children and adults in the local area.
If you are interested or want more information please contact The Home Sharing, Social Work Dept. on 094 9025133

Friends of the Willows

Friends of the Willows, a local mental health charity are looking for new volunteers, committee members, energy and ideas? If you think you can be of assistance, contact Collette at 087 6732381.

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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