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Portglenone Monthly Community News December 2015
Portglenone Village Festive Celebrations
An Evening Date For Your Diary !
Wednesday 2nd December
Christmas Light Switch On!
Santa will be Visiting the Village!
Carol Singing at The Tree
Meet Santa In the Factory, Wild Duck
(Santa Gifts- £3 per Child, £5 -2 Family, £7 -3 Family
£9- 4+ family )
Organised By The CHIP Committee
Funded By Mid & East Borough Council & Traders
& Craft Fare
Organized by St Marys PTA
in the Function Room , Wild Duck
£2 Incl. Refreshments
Kids Corner- Tattoos, Face painting,nail Painting,biscuit decorating in the Factory
‘Friends Of Party Time’
Magical Christmas Trail
Largy Rd Portglenone
Friday 18th Dec – Monday 21st December
Contact www.Ticketsource.co.uk/Partytime/Events & Facebook
Profits to Local Charities
Bann Valley Community Group News
Mother & Toddlers Mondays 10-12
Clady Scouts Wednesdays 7-9pm
Archery Coming Up!
Ph Joe for details- 07746154546
Irish Dancing Classes – Rodger Casements GAC Hugh Mc Kenna School- 7-8pm Tue Evenings Lorna 07971573489
FASA NHSCT Adult Substance Misuse Treatment Service
offers support for individuals 18+ impacted directly and indirectly by substance use, self-harm, suicide and mental health crisis. Based at our FASA centre in Ballymena, 106 Bridge Street, Ballymena BT43 5EP. Trained staff will help to support individuals to achieve agreed goals in relation to substance use.We also provide-
-support and signposting in relation to other areas impacted by substance misuse, including physical and psychological health, criminal involvement and social functioning.
-advice and support on accessing services for individuals presenting with a physical dependence to substances.
– support to family members. Ph 02825 446635
JOB MATCH- For 18+ and Unemployed-Free Programme !
o 1:1 and Group Support in Finding Employment
o Self-Employment Support
o Accredited Training including:
o Construction Skills Register (CSR card)
o Level 1 Food Hygiene
o Level 1 Manual Handling
o Level 1 Health & Safety
o Level 1 First Aid
o Level 1 IT Courses
o Confidence Building and Personal Development
o Employability Skills
Contact; Network Personnel
Jess Kelly, Employment Coach 02825689509
Road To Fitness !Bann Valley Road Club
Beginners Cycling Group-Sundays-
ContactLawrence 07743155889 Gerry 07850512777 Bill- 07526782264
Christmas Carol Choir Practice
Sat 28th Nov 12.2pm
Men’s Shed 54E Main St
Belfast Christmas Market
Thursday 17th December 2015
Laeving Bank Square Portglenone 5.15pm & Departing Belfast at 10pm £10 per seat.
£5 deposit(Non refundable)
Proceeds to Fort Centre
Riding For The Disabled
Contact Mary 07968210640
Festival Of Christmas Trees
St. Comgals Parish Church , Ahoghill,Ballymena
Tuesday 1st December 10am-9pm
Proceeds to NI Hospice and St Colmanell’s Parish Church
For Bookings contact 07761818414
Bann Maine West (BMW)
Senior Citizens -Lunch And Learn
Day Trip to Belfast Christmas market (incl. transport and lunch 8.45am- 4.30pm)
Lifts available from Marina Carpark
Please Contact PEG 02825820150/07866408092
Would Like To Wish Portglenone Community and all their Dedicated Volunteers a
Happy and Peaceful Christmas
PEG Will Close
Tue 23rd Dec 3pm & Reopen Mon 4th Jan 9am
Men’s Shed on Facebook
Yoga Men Only Monday Evenings 6.30-8pm a few weeks left !
Wood Turning Thursday Evenings 7-9pm,
Basket Weaving For men Funded by Arts Council NI Register at Shed
Drop In !
Men’s Shed Ph 02825820150
In-door Bowling New members welcome. Contact Jim 07711800768
CRS Community Rescue Service
Mon 7.30 @ Portglenone Marina-Volunteers Welcome
Gym Groups Ongoing !
Men’s – Mon/Ladies- Wed
Portglenone Writers Group
Every 2nd Monday @ PEG
Ph Damien 07719340808 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd Wed each month 7.30-9pm @
From Sept -Mary 07968210640
Sunday Morning 9 am Forest
Monday Morning 9.15am PEG
Bannside Youth Club- Over 7yrs
Fridays 7-9pm GAA Club,
Main St, Portglenone
£5 per child, Family of 2 £6 , family of 3 or more £7.
£1 per child each week thereafter-
Monday Mornings ! Get yourself Off to a good Start early in the week beginners welcome ,10-11am £1 –Refreshments Available, Venue -Men’s Shed, 54E Main St Portglenoneciate more adultThought For The Month !
‘My idea of Christmas, whether old-fashioned or modern, is very simple: loving others. Come to think of it, why do we have to wait for Christmas to do that?’Bob Hope