The Management Committee, Staff, and Volunteers of Raphoe Family Resource Centre would like to sincerely wish a Happy Christmas and a Peaceful New Year to all children, young people, and families in the Rahpoe area.
Thank you for your support in the past year and we look forward to your continuing support in 2015.
The Family Resource Centre will close on Friday 19th December and will re-open on Monday 5th January 2015.
PARENTS PLUS – SUPPORTING PARENTS
6 -11 years
The New Year offers an opportunity to start things on a fresh slate. It is the period for letting go of the old habits, old ways of working and makes way for the new.
So it’s the ideal time to start the year off on a positive note.
So book a place on our forthcoming Programme starting on Wednesday 21st January 2015 for positive parenting skills.
Springboard Family Support Project in conjunction with Raphoe FRC is running an eight week Parents Plus Programme – A practical & positive guide to parenting children.
• Being a positive parent.
• Encouraging and supporting children.
• Promoting children’s language and development.
• Helping children concentrate and learn.
• Building co-operation in young children.
• Managing tantrums, misbehaviour and problems.
This programme is free of charge.
To book a place on this programme, contact Springboard Family Support Project office on 074 9173918 or Raphoe Family Resource Centre on 074 9145796.
RAPHOE BOXING CLUB
ON FRIDAY NIGHT LAST RAPHOE BOXERS ORAN DEVINE AND LIAM MC MONAGLE WERE IN ACTION AT A MAJOR TOURNAMENT STAGED IN THE BALLYLIFFEN HOTEL. ORAN CAN COUNT HIMSELF VERY UNLUCKY TO HAVE LOST OUT ON A SPLIT DECISION TO CLONMANY’S E.J. GIBBONS. LIAM TURNED IN A SUPBERB DISPLAY OF RING-CRAFT WITH A CONVINCING POINTS WIN OVER DUNGLOE’S AIDAN MC COLE, LIAM ALSO RECEIVED THE BOXER OF THE NIGHT AWARD.
TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE FOR THE VLUBS ANNUAL CHRISTMAS DRAW WITH THREE PRIZES UP FOR GRABS. OVEN READY TURKEY KINDLY SPONOSRED BY KIERAN MCCULLAGH, TIN OF CHOCOLATES AND BOTTLE OF VODKA AND FINALLY A CHRISTMAS CAKE AND BOTTLE OF WHISKEY. TICKETS ARE KEENLY PRICED AT 1 EURO OR BOOK OF 6 FOR 5 EURO AND AS ALWAYS YOUR SUPPORT IS GREATLY APPRECIATED.
RAPHOE FRIDAY SENIORS CLUB:
The Club Meet every Friday in the Volt Hall from 10:30am until 1pm. For further information please contact the Secretary on 074-9145462 or the Tidy Town Office on 074-9145692.
Calling all boys and girls. Have you been good this year? There is now a special letter box in the Volt House for all your special letters for Santa. If you would like a reply please enclose a stamped address envelope. Latest date for posting will be Thursday 18th Dec’ 2014.
The Christmas Appeal for families is now open. Please help this year if possible. Further information from Martin on 0879473527. Gifts or donations may be left in Volt House. Your kindness will make a difference to a family, child or children this year for the better. Thank You to everyone for your kindness.