Clare Pilgrim Way – Easter Walk in East Clare


Clare Pilgrim Way Easter Walk 21 – 23 of April 2014 (Mon to Wed) For three days from Monday 21 April to Wednesday 23 April 2014, a group will undertake part of Stage 3 walking [...]

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Jimmy MacCarthy to perform at Scariff Harbour Festival

Singer/songwriter Jimmy MacCarthy who will perform in the Scared Heart Church on 31 July 2014 as part of the Scariff Harbour Festival

The organising committee are delighted to announce that they have secured a real gem for the concert in the church at this year’s Scariff Harbour Festival. One of Ireland’s foremost songwriters Jimmy MacCarthy returns to performing [...]

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Scariff News January-February 2014 now online

Scariff News January-February 2014. Click to download the Pdf.

The online edition of Scariff News January-February 2014 is now available online to read. Click on the picture below to download a Pdf of the issue.

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St Bridgit’s Day Celebration Invitation!

co op

East Clare Community Co-op invite you to join us for a wholesome bowl of soup bread and cross weaving from 1pm-3pm on Saturday Feb 1st. Suggested donation €5.00 Come and have a look at our [...]

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Scariff Ogonnelloe in All Ireland Camogie Final

AIB All Ireland junior camogie club semi final – Scariff Ogonnelloe 1-17 St John’s 0-08

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Scariff retain senior status

Senior hurling relegation play off replay – Scariff 1-14 Smith O’Brien’s 1-11

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Talk on Buddhism in Ireland


Author Laurence Cox will talk about his newly published book Buddhism and Ireland: From the Celts to the Counter-Culture and Beyond on Thursday 6th Februrary at 7pm in Scariff Public Library.   Buddhism and Ireland [...]

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Irish Seed Savers Staff Cuts

irish seed savers

Due to cuts in funding grant aid from the Department of Agriculture & the economic downturn Irish Seed Savers have had to implement three redundancies and reduce staff hours by almost half. The organisation is launching an [...]

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East Clare Community Development Newsletter (November)


Click on the ECCDG link to read their first newsletter. If you would like to submit an article for the next edition about your business or activity/event in your area email Marie on Click here [...]

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Lough Derg ‘Water Raid’ dispute – FYI

Lough Derg

BORD na Mona is ready to apply for planning permission for a controversial new reservoir in the midlands that will provide Dublin with water. This reservoir will be located at a 1,200 acre bog site [...]

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Beginner Internet & Email classes in Scariff Library

Computer classes

Starting soon…. Classes cover everything from how to set up an email, learning to use a mouse and progress to searching the Internet, Youtube, Twitter and Facebook and more. Classes are led by library desk or [...]

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Set-dancing classes will restart at Ryans Bar Scariff on Monday 21st October at 9pm Beginners especially welcome. It is great excercise and fun.

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Scariff News September/October 2013 now online


The latest edition of Scariff News, September/October 2013, is now available online. Click on the image below to download the pdf.

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Tidy Towns and Environmental Improvement Strategy for Scariff

Scariff Strategy Report

In July 2012, Scariff was one of nine villages in the county to be chosen for a Tidy Towns/Environmental Improvement Strategy project which was being conducted by Clare County Council, CLDC, Leader and The Dept of [...]

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Adult Book Club


Scariff Public Library Book Club meetings are held monthly. New members are always welcome. Contact Caroline Aherne  & Samantha Morrissey on 061 – 922893 for more information Novembers book readings were the House of Silk by [...]

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Taekwon-Do school in Scariff for Kids and Teens

Scariff taekwondon pic

Venue at the Scariff Community College. All children welcome for classes Monday and Thursdays. Contact AnnMarie Kinsella on 089 4152383 for info

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Womens & Mens Bootcamp!


Derg Isle are hosting a Women’s & Mens Boot Camp Men’s 6 week Boot Camp starts Monday the 6th of January at 8pm. Women’s 6 week Boot Camp Starts Wednesday the 8th of January at 8pm. [...]

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Scariff Harbour Festival – Gallery updates

Fetsival Poster

The Scariff Harbour Festival 2012 was another huge success. Despite the difficult weather conditions, the weekend went very smoothly and everyone seemed to enjoy themselves immensely. The committee commissioned Marie O’Leary to document the weekend [...]

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Picture Gallery updated


The picture gallery has just been updated with photos from President Higgins’ recent visit to Scariff and also St Anthonys novena held in the Scared Heart Church Click here to take a look!

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