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National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Would you like the opportunity to train to become a fully qualified Pool Lifeguard? If so, a National Pool Lifeguard Course will run from 19th-23rd June at Charlestown Swimming Pool. Benefits of NPLQ: Excellent starting point for a career in the leisure industry Opportunity for career progression, as most leisure managers start off as Pool Lifeguards Varied working… Read more »

Easter Masses In The Parish

 Easter Masses in Charlestown & Bushfield Churches Holy Thursday, 13th April 2017 8:00pm – Mass of the Lord’s Supper in St. James’ Church, Charlestown. Good Friday, 14th April 2017 3:00pm – Celebration of the Lord’s Passion in St. James’ Church, Charlestown. Easter Vigil, Saturday, 15th April 2017  8:00pm – St. Patrick’s Church, Bushfield. 9:00pm – St. James’… Read more »

Spring Clean 2017!

Just a brief reminder about the Charlestown Litter Pick taking place on Friday, 14th April. The Tidy Towns Committee and the Foróige club will undertake a litter pick on the town and its approach roads, as part of the National Spring Clean Initiative for 2017. However, we are also asking volunteers to participate in this community clean-up, as… Read more »

Easter Egg Hunt

An Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, 15th April in Charlestown Playground. The hunt, which is guaranteed to keep the little ones entertained, will get underway at 2pm. Entry fee is €3 per child and all children must be accompanied by an adult. Please register your child/children’s name before Friday, 14th April by emailing… Read more »

Good Friday Bingo

  The Charlestown Swimming Pool Committee will be hosting a Bingo Night on Friday, 14th April in the CBD Sports Complex. This is a fundraising event, with all proceeds going towards phase two upgrades of the Charlestown Swimming Pool. The Good Friday Bingo session will commence at 8pm. So, come along to what promises to be a truly enjoyable… Read more »

Leaving Cert Art – Study Day

A study day, specifically aimed at students sitting the Leaving Cert Art History Exam in 2017, will take place on Thursday, 13th April in Charlestown Arts Centre. This study day will be presented by Stephen Roche from 126 Artist-Run Gallery. 11am – 1pm: Stephen will cover Art in Ireland and European Art (3200BC – Present). This… Read more »

Easter Art Camp

An Easter Art Camp will take place on Tuesday, 11th April and Wednesday, 12th April in Charlestown Arts Centre. This Easter themed workshop will be facilitated by the fantastic Aisling Holian, and will run from 11am – 2pm daily. The workshop is suitable for children between the ages of 5 – 12 years. Cost is €10 per… Read more »

Good Friday Litter Pick

  A litter pick will take place on Good Friday, 14th April, at 10am from Charlestown Enterprise Centre. The litter pick will involve a clean-up operation of Charlestown and all approach roads leading into the town. For this task, we rely on the goodwill of volunteers. And so, we are putting the call out to anyone who… Read more »

Mayo PPN County Information Evening

Mayo Public Participation Network (PPN) is organising a County information evening for community groups on Thursday, 6th April in Macalla Hall, Lough Lannagh Village, Castlebar at 7pm. This evening is open to all groups registered with Mayo PPN. The evening will start with a meeting to discuss issues of importance to Mayo PPN and to complete any… Read more »

Mindful Movement Morning For Family Carers

A mindful movement morning for family carers will take place in Lough Lannagh Village, Castlebar on Tuesday, April 4th from 11am – 12:30pm. The morning’s activities will involve mindfulness in movement and stretching to enhance your well-being and offer practical relaxation tips. This is free of charge and open to all carers. For further information, contact Bernadette on 086 3775702…. Read more »