Taking Control Workshop

Castlerea Community & Family Resource Centre is hosting a Taking Control Workshop on December, 11th in the Trinity Arts Centre. Face challenges, identify coping strategies and start 2019 with new goals. Booking essential. Contact Aisling on 0864615537 or email castlereacfrc@gmail.com

Car Boot Sale

🎅🎅🎅Christmas Car Boot Sale🎅🎅🎅
in The Hub Castlerea on the 2nd of December 8am – 1.30pm, €15 indoors ☃️🎄
Please contact Helen on 086 3081178 or
Anne on 086 3507490

Remembrance Mass

There will be a special Remembrance Mass and Liturgy on Friday, 30th November at 7.30pm in St. Patrick’s Church, Castlerea remembering all deceased parishioners especially those who have died since last November. All bereaved families and relatives are particularly welcome to this celebration.

Castlerea St. Kevin’s GAA Club Celebrations


Castlerea St. Kevin’s GAA Club are celebrating their Golden Jubilee Anniversary and the Official Opening of their New Pitch and Stand. Everyone is welcome to come along and join in the fun.

Friday, 26th October:

Bingo, 8.30pm, The Clubhouse. With Prize Money of €3,500 on the night.

Saturday, 27th October:

All Day Underage Football Blitz. U8, U10, U12, U14, U16 with neighbouring clubs.

Sunday, 28th October:

12 noon: Ladies Football Game in O’Rourke Park. Tarmon/Castlerea v Trien/Cloonbonniffe

2 pm: Blessing of New Stand by Fr. John McManus P.P. followed by the official opening of New Stand by Marie Hickey, President LGFA.

Move to New Pitch led by Castlerea Brass & Reed Band

2.30 pm: Blessing of New Pitch by Fr. John McManus P.P followed by official opening of New Pitch by John Prenty, Secretary Connacht Council.

Followed by Men’s Game: 2003 Team v 2018 Team on New Pitch

4 pm: Refreshments in the O’Rourke Centre

5 pm: Presentation to 1968 Championship Winning Teams

7 pm: Music with DJ Tosh


Irish Dancing Classes


Irish dancing classes by Siobhain Feeney ODCRN, of Feeney School of Dancing, are been held in Tarmon NS , every Thursday evening, catering for all levels, starting 5.45pm for beginners. Please ph Siobhain Feeney for further details on 0860366438.

Castlerea Musical Soceity 50th Anniversary Celebrations


This year, 2018, marks the 50th Anniversary of the founding of Castlerea Musical Society and to celebrate, the Society will host a Black Tie Ball in The Abbey Hotel, Roscommon on Saturday 17th November 2018.

They are hoping to make this a very special night with photos, video and stories from various shows over the past 50 years. This night of celebration is for anyone who was ever involved with Castlerea Musical Society, their family and friends.

They will kick off the celebration with a Drinks Reception at 7.00pm, followed by a 4-Course Meal. Music on the night will be provided by an 8-piece band, The Wondertones, followed by a Sing-Song into the early hours of the morning.

It is hoped that as many past and present Society members as possible will join them on the night, but the event is open to all. To book your tickets, please phone or text our Treasurer, Connie Gannon, on 087-9610283 after 5.00pm on any day.

Tickets for the Black Tie Ball are €50 each.

The hotel will be offering a special rate for people who may want accommodation.

The Society looks forward to catching up with you on the night.

Castlerea Scout Troop

Pictured is some of the new 3rd Roscommon, Castlerea Scout Troop leaders who spent the weekend at a training camp.
They still need a few volunteers to get the troup up and going so if you have a few spare hours a month why not get in touch. Just click the link here and leave them a message.