Celebration concert - A jig of life celebration concert for accordionist Gerry Gorman of Legga Moyne will take place in the lounge of the Brewery pub Arvagh on this Friday April 1st at 9pm sharp. With invited performers Bobby Gardiner (Clare) traditional Irish button accordion melodeon & lilting legend,
Bobby is one of the greatest box players of our time. Maggie & Kevin Boyle. Maggie is a traditional singer & musician through her ballads she continues the tradition of music and storytelling along with her brother Kevin on banjo & guitar passed on by their Irish family they travel over from UK to perform for their uncle Gerry. Nel Sweeney on flute, Seamus Fay, Cavan lilter Eamon Maguire storyteller, John Sullivan fiddle, Philip Clarke keyboard, Michael O’Gorman singer Fintan McManus. Bouzouki Gorman family Trevor Bury , bodhran , special guest speaker Aidan O’Hara RTE broadcaster & writer MC Martin Donohoe Shannonside Northern Sound radio. Tickets from Multisound Record Shop Cavan and the Brewery Bar Arvagh. Limited seating first come first served basis only. Tickets cost just 5 euro.
And the winners on Thursday March 24th. 130 euro Philomena McNaboe; 100 euro Margaret Galligan; 65 euro Peter Donohoe; 40euro Helen McNerney; Bridie Duffy, Bridie McCabe, Maureen Brady, Maura McCabe, Pat Brady, Ann Brady, Eileen Taafe, Mary Murphy,Mary Jo Curran, Pat Reilly, May Clerkin, Ita Sheridan, Sean Reilly, Nuala O’Hanlon, Rosaleen Hamilton, Francie Smyth, Noel Lyons, Mary Reynolds, Margaret Flynn, Katie Martin, Ann McNeill, Kathleen Brady. Bingo again on Thursday March 31st at 9pm. Thank you for your support.
No jackpot winner on Monday March 21st. Numbers drawn 1, 23, 24 and 28. Consolation winners Helen Brady, Sean Cooke, Karen McLoughlin, Annette & Michael Joseph Sheridan. Sellers prize Conor Duffy. Dromard GFC would like to thank you for your continued support.
The Latin School
Anyone wishing to use the community centre for the month of April can get key from Bridget Kiernan 087 6340196 or Mary Ellen Gray 086 0870073.
Aerobics classes continue each Tuesday evening at 8pm in the Latin School Community Centre. For more information contact Marina 086 7755100.
Irish dancing classes
Irish dancing classes each Tuesday evening starting at 5pm and finishing at 6pm. For further information please contact Marian on mobile 086 8478209.
The County Longford Disabled Persons Association are organising a mini marathon in the coming weeks for to raise funds to fit out a bus to transport disabled persons and with this in mind would like to hear from you. If you would like to take part you can get more information from Lorain mobile 086 2419194 or Trish mobile 087 7606091.
James Conefrey would like to thank all those who supported the recent fundraising table quiz in aid of Haiti. All those who came on the night also everyone who gave donations or helped in any way. The event was a huge success. Many thanks for your generous support.