Elaine McDermott would like to thank everyone who supported the recent fundraiser in Moydow Community Centre for Cancer Research. Elaine, along with her colleagues from “Friends of CROSS”, are cycling from Mizen to Malin in September. They will be cycling 538.2 miles/744.7km over 7 days, starting on Saturday 6th September and finishing on Friday 10th September. Safe cycling to all.
Tuesday, 12th August 2014, Jackpot €6,000. Numbers drawn: 6, 7, 9, 28. No Jackpot winner. No match 3. Lucky Dips: Paul Stuart, Joan Lennon, Tish Quinn, Gary Farrell, John McDermott. Thank you for your continued support.
The Defibrillator Course is recommencing in September. Please contact Olive Quinn 086 836 8277, for further details.
Community Text Alert
If you wish to join the text alert scheme please contact Frances Sheehan on 086 866 2507. Please note, if you do see anything suspicious you must ring the Garda first. The Garda will then contact the point of contact on the text alert scheme who will then send out the text message.
Reaching Out Group
Heritage Week events 2014: Paint the Legend workshop Thursday 28th August 12.00pm to 2.00pm. Come along and be inspired by the legend of Midir and Etain, look at the artworks that have been created already - stained glass, statue, batik, etc. then design and make your own art piece. Suitable for all ages from toddlers to adults. €5 per person (Family Ticket: €18.00). Family tree coffee morning 31st August Sunday morning any time after 11am to 1:00pm. Come along and share stories about your family tree. We are hoping to map the village family tree at an informal, inter-generational gathering. Ardagh-Moydow Reaching Out group meet regularly in Ardagh Heritage and Creativity Centre as part of the Ireland XO reverse genealogy project. They aim to contact the local diaspora wherever in the world they may be. This coffee morning is an opportunity to learn more about the families of the village and where their descendants have travelled to. We hope to have a good mix of old and young alike sharing stories on the day.