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The Donegal Appalachian Trail Walk: A Guided Walk from Bunglass via Slieve League to Malin Beg

Saturday August 31st at 9.00amA 12 Km moderate to difficult walkBeautiful scenery and breathtaking views, spectacular coastlines and some of the highest sea cliffs in Europe.Registration and bus pickup at the Heritage Centre, Ardara on Saturday August 31st at 9.00am.Duration approximately 8 hours.Good hiking gear, waterproof jackets, boots, packed lunch, water etc. a must.Find out more on the Donegal Appalachian Trail page.Cost: €35Let us know if you intend to take part on our Facebook Event PageContact Kevin 087-6734875 for more information. 

Church of Ireland Quiz

The Church of Ireland is staging a second quiz evening in the marquee at The Rectory, Killybegs Rd., Ardara, on Saturday August 31st at 8.30 pm.The marquee was packed for an earlier quiz, and once again will include questions on a variety of subjects. There will be a raffle and refreshments. 

Donegal Garden Society Talk

Brendan Little

Brendan Little

Monday 2nd September in Inniskeel Hall, Portnoo.Donegal Garden Society invites everyone to a talk by Brendan Little, well known horticulturalist and broadcaster, on the selection and maintenance of good varieties of shrubs.Plant sales 7.30pm. Talk starts 8.00pm. Refreshments served. All welcome. Admission €7. 

Know Donegal – Local Experts Workshop

Know Donegal Local Experts NetworkTuesday 10th September at Harvey’s PointHelp grow your local economy: Join the Know Donegal Local Experts Network.The Know Donegal Local Experts Programme continues this autumn, following the success of earlier workshops which saw more than 380 local business people and tourism professionals join the Know Donegal Local Experts Network.Fáilte Ireland invites you to join this network and help grow the local economy by attending one of our Know Donegal workshops. These interactive workshops cover what there is to see and do in Donegal and Local Experts will receive future social media communications, a Local Experts Pass and the fantastic opportunity to network with other tourism businesses and interests.If you own a B&B, work in a hotel, restaurant, pub, retail store, taxi company, or if you are active in your local community and deal with visitors on a regular basis, this programme is for you.This is a free event and places are on a first come first served basis.To register: Please choose one of the workshops listed below and email localexperts@failteireland.ie
  • Tuesday 10th September at 9.30am (registration from 9.00am)
  • Tuesday 10th September at 3.30pm (registration from 3.00pm)
Venue: Harvey’s Point, Lough Eske Road, Donegal F94 E771 

Please Clean Up After Your Pet

Dog poop bags are now available for free in the Heritage Centre.If you own a dog please call in and collect them, and help keep Ardara clean. 

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