Community games: AMG Community Games Youth Club has returned every Friday night in the Ardagh Community Centre from 7-8pm. ALL children from 2nd class up are most welcome to come play badminton, table tennis, chess and draughts. 2 Euro per child. Please sign up for the rota of parents to take turns supervising once a month. All help is much appreciated. All children will soon be receiving a selection sheet for Community Games activities that they would like to participate in for the coming year. The AMG CG extends deepest sympathy to the Croach family on their sad loss.
Births: Congratulations to Alexandra McCormack and Stephen O’Sullivan on the birth of a baby boy Michael James. Congratulations are also extended to the proud grandparents Lucia and Mick McCormack.
Irish Dancing Classes: Irish dancing classes have recently recommenced and continue every Tuesday evening in Ardagh Community Centre. Beginners welcome at 4.00pm or 6.30pm. Fees for the classes are €4.50 per child with and overall family rate of €10 per family. With further monthly reductions for parents who pay by the month. No wigs, fake tans or make-up for dancers and children can dance for competition or enjoyment. Parents welcome to stay at classes if they so wish. Girls and Boys all ages welcome. Contact Maureen on 086 3702719 or 043 3345445.
Community Alert: A meeting of the Ardagh and Ballycloughan community alert will take place in Ardagh Community Centre this Wednesday night 10th October at 8.00pm. Superintendant Ian Lackey, Granard District and Sergeant Niall Brennan, Edgeworthstown will be in attendance. This is an important information meeting and all are welcome.
Guitar Lessons: Acoustic and electric guitar lessons available in Ardagh/Edgeworthstown area. Students will have option of taking London College of Music Exams Phone. Sean at 087 1363384.
Zumba Fitness: Classes every Saturday morning at 10am in the Community Centre. For further information contact Tess Gillen on 085 7607248.
Thanksgiving Services: In October, the following Harvest Thanksgiving Services will be held in the Ardagh Church of Ireland group of Parishes to give thanks to Almighty God for the great blessings of Harvest time and for God’s unfailing providence throughout the years. Sunday October 14th in Kenagh Church at 3pm. There will be a guest preacher at each service, which will be followed by tea in the hall. Everyone is welcome to the service and the refreshments.
Baby Girl: Congratulations to Emma and Liam Cody on the birth of a baby girl Molly.
Tidy Towns Lotto: €1,250 Numbers draws 3,11,27,29 No winner €25 each to Martin Moran Clonbeg, Corry Family Ardagh, Seamus McManus c/o Bingo. Bingo every Tuesday night at 9pm.
Halloween Mid-term Camp: At Club Ardagh from 30/10 - 2/11. Daily Schedule: Tues. (Fun & Games Day), Wed. (Outdoor Exploring & Dress Up), Thurs. (Sports), Fri. (Film Day & Back to School Party), Time: 9:30 - 3pm. Ages: 3 - 12 years welcome. Cost: 15 euro per day (dinner included). Activities include: Arts & Crafts, Face Painting, Air Hockey, Wii Games, Snakes and Ladders, Indoor & Outdoor Games & More. To book a place, please contact Club Ardagh at 043 66 75797 / 086 125 0549.
Pilates & Yoga: New evening classes in Pilates and Yoga will take place at the Pilgrim Holistic Centre, Bohermore, Ardagh in the coming days. On Tuesdays from 6:45pm-7:45pm, Pilates will commence with instructor Mark Usher, Chartered Physiotherapist while yoga will take place on Wednesday evenings from 6:45-7:45pm with instructor Matilde Crocini. Contact Mark on (087) 6003812 or Matilde on (087) 2600415 for more details