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Carers2Mevagh Carer’s Group – will be meeting on Tuesday 8th March at 11:00 pm. New members are always welcome to join this group.    



Driving ThoeryDriver Theory Course – Do you need a helping hand with the Driver Theory test?  A 5 week course that explores driver theory from how to apply for it and what you are entitled to as help, to the rules of the road on the driver theory CD.  Commencing on Wed. 9th March from 7pm to 9:30pm in the Resource Centre.  Cost is €25, payable in advance.  Places are limited.  Call the centre on 074-9155055 to reserve your place.  This course is part-funded by Co. Donegal ETB and is open to participants 18yrs and over.


BusinessDonegal Business Week 2016 – Údarás na Gaeltachta will hold an information session on the supports and services available to start and run your business in the Gaeltacht.  A representative will be available at the Mevagh Resource Centre on Thursday, 10th March from 10am until 12 noon.  Further information from Údarás na Gaeltachta on 074 9560100.

Lifelong-learning3Lifelong Learning Information Service – Would you like information on Education, Training or Career Paths?  Donegal Local Development Company will be available to assist you at the Mevagh Family Resource Centre on Thursday 10th March from 10am until 12noon. Contact Noelle on 087 1683869 to book an appointment or for further information.


crafts 7Mevagh Craft Group – meet weekly and share skills such as knitting, crochet, cross stitch, sewing and quilting. Group meet every Thursday morning from 10.30 am – 12.30 pm.  New members are always welcome.


Breastfeeding support 1Breastfeeding Support Group – continue to meet on Thursday mornings from 11:00am to 12:30pm in the Mevagh Family Resource Centre.  This is a drop-in support group and is open to pregnant and breastfeeding mums and is Public Health Nurse led.  Feel free to pop in to meet other mums and enjoy a cuppa.  For further details, please contact the centre on 91 55055 or your local healthcare professional.

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Busy Bees, Parent, Baby and Toddler Group for babies to 5 year olds – meet every Friday morning from 10.00am to 12.00 noon, so why not bring your little tots along for a morning of fun.  Cost €3 per family.

parents stop2Parentstop – You’re doing your best but we know that all parents are under significant stress trying to manage children, relationships, households, finances etc. Parentstop provide help, support and advice to parents and families.  So if you would like to avail of this excellent service in the Mevagh area, please contact Sarah on 0877149789 to arrange your appointment at the Mevagh Family Resource Centre.

Pilates 2Yoga – continues on Tuesday evenings at 7:30pm in Mevagh Family Resource Centre.  Beginners welcome.  Contact Victoria for further information on 087 3297169.


Other NotesNews

 Mevagh Operation Transformation 5K Fun Run and Walk on Sunday 6th March at
2pm.  Registration from 1.45 pm at Scoil Naomh Brid, Downings.  Entry Fee €5 – Kids Free.


Fundraising 25 Card Drive – Scoil Cholmcille, Devlinreagh, Carrigart will hold a 25 Card Drive in the school on Friday 18th March 2016 at 8:00 pm.  Tables of 8 – half the pot in prizes.  Tickets at €20 are available from 086-8649990.  Your support is greatly appreciated.


Downings Tidy Towns – will hold a meeting in the Resource Centre on Wednesday 9th March at 8pm to finalise preparations for the St. Patrick’s evening parade.