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Quigley's Point Community Centre
Tel: 074 93 83653 or Email: qpcoe@eircom.net

Children in Crossfire 80's Disco
Tanya McColgan’s last of her three fundraising events for her trek in Iceland is approaching now on Sunday the 31st of July. It will a big night with an 80's style disco, big hair, big shoulder pads and big fun, will kick off from 10 till late at the Point Inn, Quigley’s Point. With various spot prizes for dress music knowledge and moves! A DJ from back in the day that will be willing to take your music & shout out requests, even play a slow set or two. Price of 6 euro, will include a bite of supper. The first 100 tickets sold will enter into a free draw. So contact Tanya now on 00447552505359 or 9385050. To pre book a group of friends and make it be a bank holiday Sunday night to remember. Everyone welcome.

QPCC/RCD Draw Results
Winning numbers for 22th July 2016 were 4, 11, 21 and 22. The four €15 prize winners were A.M. Loughrey, Whitecastle, Rhys Roberts, Ballyargus, Theresa Quigley, Cullinean, Mark Doherty, Castlecary, Redcastle. Jackpot next week €4850. Next Draw – 29th July 2016.

Quigley’s Point Community Playschool
Quigley’s Point Community Playgroup, Free preschool ECCE (3-5 years) and ccs places available (reduced rates for families with medical card or on social welfare). Playgroup operates 9.15-12.15 with optional extended hours up to 1.45pm. Telephone 074 9383653, for more information and application forms.

Mother and Toddler Group
Mother and Toddler (with Siblings) Group continues every Thursday morning from 10.00am – 12pm. New members always welcome. Group will run subject to demand over the summer holidays.

QPCC Summer Camps
Another Summer Camp to take place from Monday 22nd August – Friday 26th August, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm daily. Summer camp for children aged 5-12 years. €25 per child, €20 per additional child. Registration forms can be picked up from the community centre office, or emailed by request. Call 074 9383653 or email qpcoe@eircom.net .

Fun Fashion Show
Fun fashion show held recently in Quigley’s Point, for the Red Cross Ambulance in Muff, the amount raised was €580. Many thanks to all that contributed.

Quigley’s Point Scouts
We have spaces and are taking names for new Scouts aged 12-15, to begin in September. Contact Callum on 074 9383933/ 00447920186236, or Sandra on 0868766303.

Civil Registration Office
Office will re-open as normal on Monday 29th August. During the Summer months please ring to check opening times of office.

Charity shop Donations
Charity shop currently opened beside Neal the Jewellers, The Diamond, Carndonagh, in aid of a local Mental Health charity. It will be opened for 3 weeks until Saturday 30th of July. Donations welcome.

Redcastle Annual 5K
Redcastle Annual 5K will take place on Friday the 29th of July, starting at 7pm, registration at the Redcastle FC clubhouse from 6pm. Adults 10 euro, children €3, family €20. Refreshments afterwards in the clubhouse.
The Phillip Lafferty memorial cup begins this week. The fixtures are, Tuesday the 26th Redcastle v Gleneely at 7:30. Thursday the 28th of July, Redcastle reserves v Quigleys point swifts at 7:30. Final to be played on Sunday 31 at 12 noon, Admission 5 euro, all money in aid of Donegal hospice.

Befriending Volunteers Urgently Needed Quigley's Point
Do you have 1-2 hours to spare per week? The Good Morning Service Donegal's Befriending Scheme urgently requires volunteers for all areas of Inishowen. The Befriending Service matches volunteers with people over 60 years of age who feel isolated, lonely or are housebound for whatever reason. The volunteer provides companionship, support and a 'friendly face' within a structured befriending framework. Our specific Dementia Befriending Service has the additional aim of giving carers a little time out. Garda Vetting will apply and Full Volunteer Training will be provided.

Afternoon Teas and Cake Sale
Inishowen Methodist Churches are hosting Afternoon Teas and Cake Sale in Methodist Hall, Moville on Monday 1st August from 2-5pm. Everyone welcome.

Church Gate Collection
A Church Gate Collection in aid of People with Intellectual Disability throughout Donegal will be held on Saturday and Sunday, 6th and 7th August.

Malin Head Sports Day 15th August
Malin Head Sports Day on Monday, 15th August, in Dock’s field, commencing 2pm. Usual events and sideshows. Great meeting place and a chance to catch up with old friends! Come along and join in the fun! Malin Head Sports Dance on Monday night, 15th August, in Malin Head Community Centre. Music by The Fanadian with dancing from 10 – 1am. Supper served.

Pilgrimage to St Patrick's Well, Three Trees
There will be a pilgrimage to St Patrick's Well and Children's Graveyard Three Trees on Sunday 14th August at 3pm. The well is a place of special significance in the parish. It has long been a place of prayer, worship and reported healing for many people. Everyone most welcome to participate in this special event.


QPCC Timetable – May 2016

MONDAY
Sewing/Patchwork club 9:30am-11:30am
Ballet 3:30pm-4:20pm (4 to 5yrs) &
Ballet 4:20pm-5:20pm (6-8yrs). Jessica: 086 8222189
Mens Football 8pm -10pm

TUESDAY
Irish Dancing 4pm-6pm(3-16yrs). Margaret:07856066570
Drama 5:30pm-6:30pm (3+yrs). Nicola: 086 3506777
Zumba 7pm-8pm. Nicola: 086 3506777
Ladies Club 8pm-9:30pm

WEDNESDAY
Beavers 7pm-8:30pm (6-9yrs)
Cubs 7pm-8:30pm (9-12yrs). Heidi: 074 9382765
Scouts 7pm-8:30pm (12-15yrs)

THURSDAY
Baby & Toddler Group 10am-12pm
Karate 7pm-8:15pm (6yrs+). Martin: 074 9383815

FRIDAY
Arts & Crafts 4pm-5pm (4-12yrs). Bebhinn: 086 4089481
QPCC/RCD Draw 9:30pm



INISHOWEN BEFRIENDING SERVICE NEEDS VOLUNTEERS
The Good Morning Service County Donegal has been running their befriending programme for over a year now, the 'Friendly Face Befriending Scheme', covers the Inishowen Primary care area. We aim to offer support and social contact to people over 60 in Inishowen who are living alone and who are not participating in everyday community activities. We are urgently seeking volunteers from all areas of Inishowen area, both male and female, to spare a few hours each week.
If you are interested in either using the service or becoming a Volunteer Befriender or just require further information please contact Liam Hargan, Project Organiser, on 07493 21598 or email: ffbefriending@gmail.com .

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