St Patrick’s Arva GAA Club: Lotto: The Arva Football Club Lotto draw was held in the Club Rooms on Tuesday night 1st January. The Jackpot was €2450 – Numbers drawn were 6/10/13/22. No winner. €50 winners – Joe McHugh, Moyne, Martin Egan, Bruce Betting & Brían Cully, Arva. The next Lotto Jackpot will be €2500. Lotto Envelopes can be left in the Letterbox in St Patrick’s Hall next to the National School for collection on Monday evenings and everyone is welcome to attend the draw. The club have an option of paying by direct debit for anyone wishing to join the LOTTO and give the club much needed support. Contact any club officer or check out the club website www.arvagfc.com
Calendar: The hugely successful 2013 Calendar “Off The Ball” by St Patricks GAA Arva in association with SOSAD is available in many businesses around the area. If you haven’t already got one - they are selling fast and receiving great reviews. The quality of the photography is first class and those taking part are popular members of the local football clubs and are involved in some “Striking Pose’s” ?? as you’ve never seen them before. Buy the Calendar and support Arva football club and a very worthy cause. SOSAD (Save Our Sons And Daughters) is a Suicide Awareness and Prevention organisation.
Folk Group: The Arva Folk Group are urgently seeking to recruit new adult musicians – if you play any instrument please contact Ann Doyle on 049 4335 787. They have practice each Tuesday evening at 8.30 pm and would strongly encourage any singers or musicians with an interest to join in and assure them of a warm welcome.
COMEDY IN THE CORNMILL: A comedy play for all the family takes place in The Corn Mill Theatre Carrigallen. Forget the budget and just relax and enjoy this traditional comedy set in a chaotic 1960s doctors surgery. A mixture of murder, mystery, love and delusion make for a hilarious and chaotic nights entertainment. Shows on /10th/11th/12th January. All bookings on 049 4339 612. Curtain at 8.30 pm.
Free Money: Saturday Night’s Raffle in the Breffni Arms Hotel and Leisure Complex, Arva is called ‘Free Money Saturday’ and on Saturday night last there was no winner. On this Saturday night there will be €600 on offer. Free entry to the draw. You must be there to win – the draw takes place anytime after 10.00pm.
Arva Branch Library: will re-open on Thursday 10th January 2013 at 2.00 p.m. Usual opening Hours: Thursday 2p.m.-5p.m. & 6p.m.-8.30p.m. Friday 2.00 p.m.-5p.m. & 6p.m.-8.30 p.m. Saturday 10.00 a.m.-1.00 p.m. & 2p.m.-5p.m. Your Library service is free!
Trotters group: The Arva Trotters Walking Group will be out each Sunday morning at 11.15 am. Everyone welcome.
Draw: Atto draw results 31st December 2012. Jackpot is now €1900, Winning numbers : 1, 3, 12, 27. No winner. €20 winners - Niall Gormley,Drumhaldry, Blaithin Brady, Ballinagh, Danny McEntee, Woodlands, Enda Sheridan, Corlespratten, Padraig Doyle, Hollybank.
Meeting: Arva Area Development monthly meeting on Monday, 14th January at 8:30pm in Breffni Arms Hotel.
Courses: Winter courses being held at The Breffni Arms Hotel Arva are as follows: Aqua Aerobics on Tuesday mornings & Wednesday Nights. Childrens Swimming Lessons also available. For further information please contact the Breffni Arms Arvagh 049-4335127
Senior Citizens: “The Real McCoy” play which our senior citizens were due to go to in Cavan Townhall before Christmas has been rescheduled for this Sunday 13th January. A bus will depart from St. Patricks Hall, Arva at 7pm Sharp. €12 entrance fee plus €5 return bus fare, Total of €17. If interested in going contact Anne Doyle 0490 4335787 or Bríd Fox 0490 4335577 on or before thisThursday. Trip will take place subject to interest.
Aromatherapist: Gene Goode will be coming to The Breffni Arms Hotel, Arva at 6.45pm on 25th February to demonstrate the benefits of oils etc. to the Senior Citizens Club.
Meeting: Arva Agricultural Show Society are holding a meeting this Thursday 10th January in Resource Centre, Market Square at 9pm. All members please attend, New Members always welcome. The Show committee are running a fundraising Table Quiz on Friday 1st February in The Breffni Arms Hotel at 9pm.
Learn to Meditate: Relax deeply and retune into the present moment at Arva Holistic Centre, Starting off the new year with a healthier approach. Classes restart Tuesday 15th of January. For further information and to reserve your place call 0872968924.