Arthritis Longford Branch We are running the following courses which are adapted exercises suitable for people with arthritis or other limitations: “Chair Yoga” New course Wednesday 25th February at 11am in the Family Centre, Longford. 6 sessions for €50. Contact Mary at 087-1404200 or 043-667506. Walking / strolling group - every Thursday at 11am, meeting at the Mall Complex, Longford Town. Aquafit every Tuesday at 11:30am and Wednesday at 8pm in the Longford Arms Leisure Center.
The annual Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes is from May 27th – June 1st (five nights). The cost of the pilgrimage (fully inclusive) is €710. To book a place contact Joe Walsh Tours at (01) 2410812. There are special reductions for invalids. For further information call Fr. Michael Scanlon at 090 6457122.
Ballinamore Drama Festival takes place in the Community Centre Ballinamore from Sunday March 8th until Sunday March 15th. We have a great line up of plays, with groups travelling from Cavan, Tyrone, Wexford, Sligo, Dublin, Donegal and Kildare to perform, plus the Corn Mill Theatre Group from Carrigallen. It’s a great week of culture, drama and an even better social occasion in the town. Come along any night or every night and support this community week of entertainment.
This course starts on February 18th at 8pm in the Family centre, St. Mel’s Road, Longford. Two trained bereavement facilitators will conduct the course which lasts six weeks. For further information call 043 3346827.