by Katrina Tasker, Tanya Gavaghan, Tara Sweeney
Upcoming Activities, Events and News for Rathmullan
ALIVE IN THE VILLAGE FROM FRIDAY 2 – SUNDAY 4 JUNE
A great weekend of entertainment and activities for all ages, is planned in Rathmullan this weekend, to coincide with the Loch Swilly Sea Angling Association’s Fishing Festival.
From the Blessing of the Boats with Colmcille Gospel Choir at 8pm on Friday night to live music in The Beachcomber, White Harte, Big Paddy’s An Bonnan Bui and Rathmullan House to face painting, putting and fishing competitions and a football blitz for the kids, there’s something for everyone.
Ramelton Country market will be visiting the seaside town on the Saturday and Sunday, and the White Harte Dinghy Regatta will also take place on the Sunday. There’s also a Historic Walking Tour of the town on the Saturday. A weekend not to be missed.
FREE RATHMULLAN WALKING TOUR GUIDES NOW AVAILABLE AT LOCAL BUSINESSES
A colourful guide outlining a walk which explores Rathmullan’s history surrounded by stunning scenery.
It also details our rich history of the Abbey and The Flight of the Earls, as well as giving details of sea angling, sailing, golf and guided walking tours.
RATHMULLAN FOROIGE YOUTH CLUB
Rathmullan Youth Club will start in September. The club will have two groups – 10 – 12 years, and 13 – 18 years, and will meet on Friday evenings in the RDRC.
All registration forms for kids plus adult volunteer forms/vetting forms, to be returned to the RDRC by Tue June 5.
MINDFUL YOGA & MEDITATION – 10.00am – 11.30am at the RDRC. For more information, please contact Madeline Callaghan on 086 8121043.
We welcome new faces so please come along.
RATHMULLAN WALKING GROUP – EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 12.30PM
Rathmullan Walking Group meets at the RDRC every Wednesday at 12:30pm. This is part of the Get Ireland Walking initiative. The walking group is facilitated by Maria McGill. Maria provides tips and advice to the group which is aimed at walkers of all ages, abilities and fitness levels. It’s great fun, very sociable, and there’s a welcome cuppa at the end.
RATHMULLAN CELTIC KIDS SOCCER COACHING – EVERY WEDNESDAY 5.45PM – 6.45PM
Rathmullan Celtic kids’ soccer coaching sessions are now on every Wednesday from 5.45pm to 6.45pm at the Flagpole Field. Make sure the kids bring plenty of warm clothes, and a drink.
Any questions call Mark Curran on 086 873 2749
BABY & TODDLER GROUP – THURSDAY’S 10.30AM – 12.30PM IN RDRC
With so many new babies being born in Rathmullan last year and since 2017 started, we’re looking forward to meeting them all at our weekly Baby & Toddler Group which plays every Thursday at the RDRC from 10.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun – parents, grandparents, child minders.
Cost is €3.00 per family. Come along for a play and some fun, a healthy snack, and a cuppa for the adults Looking for lots of cute babies and active toddlers (and cute and active adults too) to join in the fun
RATHMULLAN SAILING & WATERSPORTS SCHOOLis now taking bookings for Summer Courses 2017. Visit www.rathmullansailing.com for more details.
RATHMULLAN BEACH WHEELCHAIR
The beach wheelchair is free and available for anyone to avail of. Phone 086 812 3019 to get access to the chair.
WE NEED YOUR HELP
FOROIGE –YOUTH MENTORING PROGRAMME - MONDAYS FROM 6-7pm AT RDRC
Foroige – ‘empowering youth, enriching communities’.