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Hands For Life - CPR Training at Castlebar Library

March 19, 2019
The Irish Heart Foundation are running 'Hands For Life', a course in CPR, at Castlebar Library on Tuesday next, March 26th. There are 3 sessions running at 5pm, 6.30pm and 8pm.This is a free course and registrations can be completed at this link: https://irishheart.ie/courses/hands-for-life/This course will be beneficial to anyone and may help save a life.

Club Membership 2019

March 11, 2019
We would like to remind all current members and all new members that club membership for 2019 is now due. Memberships must be paid before March 31st in order to retain the right to vote at, nominate for or seek election to the Executive Committee at the club AGM in this membership year.Membership can be paid online by following the link on the homepage at www.castlebarmitchels.com or by completing..

Scoláireachtaí / Irish Scholarships 2019

March 11, 2019
Chun Seachtain na Gaeilge a cheiliúradh, tá áthas ar Mhistéalaigh Caisleán an Bharraigh 2 scoláireachtaí a chur ar fail do bhaill an chluib atá ag freastal ar mheanscoil i mbliana. Is é Coláiste Uisce in iar-thuaisceart Mhaigheo an choláiste atá i gceist agus beidh an chúrsa ar siúil san gcé&aa..

Sean Bourke R.I.P

March 02, 2019
The death has occurred of Sean Bourke, 4 Castlegrove West, Castlebar. Sean was a great friend and loyal supporter of Castlebar Mitchels.Back in the day, Sean, with others, was influential in securing the grounds for the Mitchels, where the Shaw Commercials Astro Turf Pitch and the Gerry McDonald Pitch are now located. May he rest in peace.Funeral arrangements are as follows:Reposing at the Mo..

Drug & Alcohol Awareness Evening - Tuesday March 5th

March 01, 2019
Castlebar Mitchels are hosting a drugs and alcohol awareness evening for club members at An Sportlann next Tuesday evening, 5th of March at 8.30pmGillian Conway of the Western Regional Drugs and Alcohol Task Force will be speaking about the effects and consequences of drug/alcohol abuse.Mick Fahy is the Garda Juvenile Liason Officer and will be speaking on legal implications of drug/alcohol use.&n..

Table Quiz / Tráth na gCeist

February 28, 2019
To celebrate Seachtain na Gaeilge and to develop the cultural aspect of our club, Catlebar Mitchels are delighted to work in partnership with Conradh na Gaeilge in organising a Bi-lingual Table Quiz/ Tráth na gCeist in An Spórtlann (upstairs in the bar), on Saturday, March 9 at 8 p.m.This will be a light-hearted, fun occasion, and no great knowledge of Irish will be necessary as ques..

12 Ways To Keep Your Brain Healthy

February 26, 2019
The Brain Boosters, a social innovation project by TY2 at Our Lady of Lourdes Secondary School in New Ross have put together a small informative peace on 12 ways to keep your brain healthy as well as some warning signs to be careful of. Please see attached image

The link between Mitchels and Kilmainham Gaol

February 21, 2019
THE latest addition to the list of club accomplishments embellishing the foyer of An Sportlann in Castlebar relates to a donation by the Mitchels towards the restoration of a cell in Kilmainham Gaol almost 60years ago. The contribution of £100 – amounting to €2,500 in today’s money – was presented by the then club secretary Gerry McDonald, at a function in the prison. ..

Castlebar Mitchels Bord na nOg Registration Evening

February 18, 2019
Our Bord na nOg Registration Evening takes place this Sunday, February 24th from 5pm to 6.30pm at An Sportlann.We welcome all current and new members and their families to come on up and register for the coming year.Registration on the night for all Bord na nOg players from u6 up.We look forward to welcoming you all this Sunday.

6 Week Stress Control Course at An Sportlann

February 15, 2019
Castlebar Mitchels is delighted to host an upcoming 6 week Stress Control Course being run by Community Healthcare West at An Sportlann.What is it?'Stress Control’ is a six session evening class being run by the HSE Mayo Primary Care Psychology Service in association with the Mayo Suicide Prevention Alliance. ‘Stress Control’ was devised to help the large number of people who..