View from Tullaghomeath, OmeathWelcome to Omeath, Co. Louth, Ireland

Omeath (Irish: Ó Méith) is a village in County Louth close to the Northern Ireland border and home to the Cuchulainn Gaels GAC.  Omeath is steeped in Irish history, with spectacular scenery on the east coast of Ireland.  It is roughly mid way between Dublin and Belfast, close to the County Louth and County Armagh / County Down border. Omeath is 4 miles from Carlingford and about 5 miles from Newry.

Irish class for beginners
Irish Classes will recommence 17th September 2014

IrishHelperIrish Gaeilge Helper App for Android
The Irish Help app provides a number of essential Irish language productivity enhancements to Android.  The helper includes Irish Characters (copy and paste), Multiple Irish Characters (work area – copy and paste), Irish Irregular Verbs reference and a saved notebook allowing you to store and retrieve your own regularly used words, phrases and text.

It can be downloaded from the Google Play store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lumberbat.IrishHelper


Vacancy for School Secretary  Highly organised, reliable and trustworthy person with significant office administration and interpersonal skills required for Scoil Naomh Bríd, Ardaghy.  Previous secretarial experience in a school setting desirable.
10 hours per week over 5 days. Apply with CV by post to Chairperson BOM, Parochial House, Carlingford,
Co. Louth by Friday 22nd August 2014 and mark application envelope School Secretary Position.

Greenore Maritime Festival  Craft Fare including Cookery Demonstration by Tara Walker on Sat 16th August in Festival Marquee at 2.00pm.  Adm €10.
For tickets Ph: 042 9373822. Proceeds in aid of  Greenore Enterprise Centre construction project.

Sunday Afternoon Social Dance Class
St. Michael’s Hall, Carlingford on Sunday 17th August from 3 – 6pm.  Jive, waltz and quickstep. All welcome.

Baking Competition  Peninsula Ploughing Day 24th Aug  for adults and children. Entries by email/phone: Mairead
087 9024097;  thegreatpeninsulabakeoff@gmail.com
Next meeting for Peninsula Ploughing and Field Day Tues 12th Aug at 8.00pm in Cooley Parochial Hall.

Carlingford Sky Park Fun Day   Sunday 24th August.
N.B.  All proceeds to Carlingford Foy Centre Fund.
A fantastic chance to experience Carlingford’s newest
zip line and high rope Adventure Park.
Entry: Adult €10; Child €5. Advance booking essential.
Contact Carlingford Adventure Centre 042 9373100.

Vacancies with Cooley Community Projects Ltd
- 1 vacancy for Administration in Carlingford.
- 1 vacancy for Caretaker in Cooley
Closing date for applications is 15th Aug 2014
- 1 vacancy for Environmental worker in Omeath.
-1 vacancy for Cleaner in Cooley.
Closing date for applications is 22nd Aug  2014

The Wishing Well  Anyone with old photographs of the wishing well on Slieve Foy and the picnic area beside it please contact the Heritage Centre 042 9373454.
cooleyce@eircom.net or phone 042 9376077.

Cooley Genealogical and Historical Society

X-PERT Education Training Programme

For people with Type 2 Diabetes will be starting in Dundalk on Wed 3rd Sept 2014. This is a free course that runs for six weeks.  If you are interested in attending, please contact
Shirley Lynn 041 6860766 for more information.
Cooley’s Place in World Geology.
Talk with Dr. Siobhan Power in Long’s Pub on Friday
1st Aug at 8.00pm. Adm €5.  Refreshments served.

Would you like to work part-time or full time?
Do you have an illness, injury, disability or mental health difficulty? Would you like help to get a job?
For further info contact EmployAbility Service Louth
042 9386718 or 087 6386885.

Louth VEC Summer Schools 8 – 13yrs 
Creative Writing, Cookery, Music Mix-Up,
Computer Animation, Eng. Technology. For further details and application forms see www.louthvec.ie

Omeath Cemeteries Survey  Cumann Staire Uí Mhéith (Omeath Historical Society) are undertaking a survey of burial plots, grave markers, headstone inscriptions etc. in both Omeath cemeteries with a view to collating the information collected and eventually making it available in published form.

St. Vincent de Paul
St. James Conference, Cooley. Talk in confidence. Phone 087 9656852.

Good Morning Louth 
Telephone service for older people living in Co. Louth to ensure safety and security in their homes.  Free service and confidential. For more info contact Anne Murphy 042 9330103 or email   anne.murphy@netwellcentre.org

Community Alert
Omeath:  087 1624111.    Carlingford: 042 9373581.

Cuchulainn Gaels
Updated Cuchulainn Gaels Officers list added.  Click here for details.

Acquired Brain Injury Ireland – Work 4 You
Work4you is a new vocational assessment service for individuals and employers affected by an acquired brain injury. It is the first community based neuro-assessment service of its kind in Ireland and will provide practical assistance and real hope for people with an acquired brain injury who are either struggling to hold on to their existing job or aiming to return to education, training, or employment.

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Access, Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Internet tests and notes

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