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Quigley's Point Community Centre
Tel: 074 93 83653 or Email:
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
Beavers 7pm-8:30pm (6-9yrs)
Cubs 7pm-8:30pm (9-12yrs). Heidi: 074 9382765
Scouts 7pm-8:30pm (12-15yrs)
Baby & Toddler Group 10am-12pm
Karate 7pm-8:15pm (6yrs+). Martin: 074 9383815
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
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: