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Make Your Own Christmas Wreath Workshop takes place on Monday December 2nd from 10am – 1pm at the Loughrea Family Resource Centre.

Cost €5. Phone 091 871149 to reserve your place.

Refreshments served and all are welcome.

Loughrea Family & Community Resource Centre, Bride Street, Loughrea

Christmas Wreath Making Loughrea

Pat Divilly Book at Loughrea School and Office Supplies
Loughrea School & Office Supplies have 20% off ‘Pat Divilly 21 Day Jump Start’ book until November 26th 2013.
Pat is a Fitness Trainer and a Health & Wellness Coach based in Galway.

Loughrea School & Office Supplies, Bride Street, Loughrea
Open: Monday – Saturday: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Laserderm Clinic Loughrea annual Bare Minerals showcase will take place on Wednesday 27th November in the Lough Rea Hotel & Spa at 7.30pm.

Laserderm Clinic Loughrea

Exclusive discounts and promotions, goody-bags. Demonstration by Andrew Cleaver of Bare minerals UK.
Light refreshments available on the night.

Tickets from Laserderm Clinic Loughrea, €10 booking fee redeemable on the night against purchase.

Laserderm Clinic, Weaver’s Car Park, Main Street, Loughrea
Telephone: 091-847-934


CASA Loughrea were presented with a certificate for ‘their outstanding work’ at the County Mayor’s Award 2013 held in the Claregalway Hotel on Tuesday, November 19th 2013.

The ceremony hosted by County Mayor Liam Carroll and attended by 300 people saw CASA Loughrea shortlisted in the Social Inclusion Award.

CASA Loughrea

CASA-Loughrea is a voluntary organisation supporting people with disabilities. Through regular social activities CASA enables its members to develop friendships and empower themselves socially in a safe and respectful environment. We provide regular social events for people with a disability where they can enjoy activities with one to one care in a relaxing environment.

New volunteers and members are welcome.

Please call us on 086-6614866 if you are interested in joining us.

Country Fest will take place at the Lough Rea Hotel and Spa Loughrea on Wednesday, December 18th 2013. It is going to be a night packed full of fun, music and dancing. Starring:

Lough Rea Hotel & Spa Loughrea

  • Mike Denver & Band
  • Michael English
  • Gloria
  • Marc Roberts
  • Brendan Shine
  • Johnny Brady
  • Jim Devine

Tickets are available from the hotel reception priced at €25.

The Lough Rea Hotel and Spa are offering a fantastic package for dinner and an over night stay.

Lough Rea Hotel & Spa, Galway Road, Loughrea
Phone: +353 (0)9 188 0088 | Email:

Cuireadh chuig ceolchoirm idir bhunscoileanna — Invitation to a concert by national schools

Abair Amhrán 2013 Cuireadh do phobal uile na scoile chuig ceolchoirm saor in aisce, in Óstán Locha Riach, Baile Locha Riach, tráthnóna Dé Céadaoin, 27 Samhain, ag 5.30 i.n. Beidh 8 mbunscoil ag teacht le chéile i gcóir ollmhór a rá amhráin Ghaeilge i mbéal an phobail le tionlacan ceolfhoirne. Saorchead isteach.

Invitation to a free concert for all the community in Lough Rea Hotel & Spa, Wednesday, 27 November at 5.30pm. Students from 8 different national schools will assemble to sing the Irish songs we all know accompanied by a junior orchestra. Free in.

National schools in concert

Ceolchoirm idir bhunscoileanna
Cóir ollmhór a rá amhráin Ghaeilge i mbéal an phobail le tionlacan ceolfhoirne

Dé Céadaoin, 27ú Samhain @ 5.30 i.n.
Óstán Locha Riach, Baile Locha Riach

Cé leis? Le scoláirí rang 5 / 6 ó bhunscoileanna in Oirthear na Gaillimhe

Eolas: 091-870718 /
Dátaí: Wed, 27/11/2013 – 17:30 to 18:30


National schools in concert
Mass choir singing the Irish songs we all know accompanied by a junior orchestra

Wednesday, 27th November at 5.30p.m.
Loughrea Hotel & Spa, Loughrea

With whom?
East Galway national school students from rang 5 and rang 6

Info: 091-870718 /
Date: Wed, 27/11/2013 – 17:30 to 18:3

Dervans Fashions and Beauty Night

Dervans Fashions will be hosting a Fashion and Beauty night on Thursday, November 21st from 6pm-10pm.

The night will include massive discounts and giveaways, beauty experts from Gloss Hair Studio and Aryella Beauty Clinic and food from Amore Ristorante. Music on the night with Ziggy Kelly.

All are welcome.

DERVANS FASHIONS, 65 Main Street, Loughrea

Loughrea Family & Community Resource Centre Age Action Getting Started Programme – Beginners Computer Classes for Over 55’s.

Loughrea FRC Computer Classes
Small Classes run by volunteer tutors.

Contact the Loughrea FRC on 091 871149 if you would like to join our 2014 classes.

Loughrea Family & Community Resource Centre, Bride Street, Loughrea

Slieve Aughty Centre Christmas Festival 2013

Discover Loughrea ( have teamed up with the Slieve Aughty Centre to offer you the chance to win a Family Pass to Christmas Festival 2013 at the Slieve Aughty Centre, Kylebrack West, Loughrea.

For your chance to win 1 x Family pass, enter via the Discover Loughrea Facebook page

Competition Terms and Conditions:

  • The Family Pass is valid for Friday December 6th, 13th or 20th, Saturday December 7th and Sunday December 8th only.
  • Advanced booking is required via the Slieve Aughty Centre.
  • Family pass (includes 2 adults, 3 children (ages 2-15)) to the 2013 Christmas Festival.  Children ages 0-2 are free.
  • Family pass worth €70 is non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for cash.
  • Winner will be announced after 9pm Tuesday, November 19th on the Discover Loughrea Facebook page.

Experience Christmas Festival 2013 at the Slieve Aughty Centre where Santa arrives on December 6th and will be around every weekend until Christmas.

A wonderful, non-commercial family festival with hours of entertainment including arts and crafts, face painting, pony rides, storytelling, characters, pet farm, puppet show, the Snow Queen, games, and more.

Don’t forget to bring an appetite as pancakes and hot chocolate are included in the price and The Three Towers Organic Kitchen is open for delicious treats.

Santa visits with each family in his cosy chalet and has an early gift for every boy and girl.

€25/child (age 2-15), €5/adult, €70/family pass (2 adults and 3 children). Babies aged 0-2 are free.

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays December 6th-23rd, 4-8 pm Fridays and 2-8pm Sat-Sun, and Monday the 23rd.

For more information and to purchase tickets please visit the Slieve Aught Centre Christmas Festival page or phone 090 97 45246.