Scór na mBunscoileanna
Dates have now been set for Scór na mBunscoileanna and details have been circulated to all schools in Leitrim this week. This competition which was started in Leitrim three years ago by the late Cormac MacGiolla has now spread to a number of counties. In Leitrim there has beenÓgood participation up to now from the schools of the county and it is hoped many more schools will take part this year.
Like last year there will be competitions for solo dancers and solo musicians in addition to the regular eight Scór competitions in Rince Foirne, Amhranaíocht, Ceol Uirlise, Aithriseoireacht, Nuachleas, Trath na gCeist, Bailéad Ghrúpa agus Rince Seit. The last date for receipt of entries is 26 October.
The venues are:
Thursday 8 November in Gortletteragh GAA Centre starting at 6.30
Friday 9 November in Ballinamore Community Centre starting at 6.30
There will be medals for the winners of each event on each night and the Cormac MacGiolla Shield will go to the best school from the two nights.
Scór na nÓg
Dates have also been set for Scór na nÓg and they are as follows
Saturday 8 December in Ballinamore Community Centre starting at 6.00
Sunday 9 December in St Marys Hall, Carrick on Shannon starting at 3.00
Sunday 6 January 2008 in Bee Park Centre, Manorhamilton starting at 3.00
Although it is a long while away yet, dates and venues have also been set for next years Scór Sinsear and they are as follows:
Friday 29 February in Bornacoola starting at 8.00
Saturday 1 March in Drumreilly starting at 8.00
Saturday 8 March in Bee Park Centre, Manorhamilton starting at 8.00
09-Oct-07 by Sean O Suilleabhain