Ardagh/Moydow Active Age Party

Ardagh/Moydow Active Age Party

A Church Gate Collection will take place this weekend for the annual Ardagh/Moydow Active Age Party. The party takes place on Sunday, 26th January 2014 in Ardagh Community Centre.

St Mel’s NS Ardagh

Enrolment forms are available for St. Mel’s N.S., Ardagh, for entry in September 2014. Please call into the school or telephone 043 6675269.

AMG Community Games

Friday Evening Youth Activities have recommenced, 7-8 pm in the Ardagh Community Centre. All children who want to participate in the upcoming activities please come and register. Hand in your list with the events you want to enter ASAP. Chess, Badminton, Draughts, Table Tennis, Indoor Soccer & Table Quiz all starting NOW so don’t delay. Great news for 2014! If you attend national school in Ardagh you can sign up to compete in Ardagh\Moydow Community Games with your school friends. We are delighted to welcome any children who are not taking part where they live and would like to join with us. Any ?s contact Eamon O’Kane or Leslie Finnan.

Healthy Events 2014

A few new parents interested in helping with this project for 2014 are urgently needed. Children & adults will definitely benefit from the positive health promotion aspect we will be bringing to all our activities. We would be delighted with any new ideas, or feedback from last year and we really want a few new faces to help us with 2014. Everyone is welcome! Contact Brigette Lynch Scott or Leslie Finnan 087-7960476 for more details.

Gun Club

The annual Christmas hamper draw was held on Thursday 19th December and the winners were: 1st prize bumper Christmas hamper, kindly sponsored by Paul Connell & Tesco Ireland, was won by Keith O’Halleran. 2nd Prize €100 Liam Victory. 3rd Prize €50 Ella O’Reilly. There was also spot prizes on the night many of which were kindly donated by people such as Kenny Plant Hire, Connacht Gold, Billy Moran Plant Sales, Kearney’s Bar, O’Boyle’s Bar, Fallon’s Hardware, James Farrell Plant Hire, David Mulvihill Firearms, Kelleher’s Bar, Ganley’s Hardware and many more. We also had a land owner’s draw in appreciation of all those who kindly give use of their property to shooters thought the year and the winner of that was James McGrane. (Connacht Gold Voucher).

Lotto Results

Tuesday 7th January 2014. Numbers drawn: 7, 12, 14, 28. No jackpot winner. Three Match 3 - Michelle Clyne, A&B c/o Bernie, Joanna Tiernan. Jackpot 14th January 2014 €3,825. Thank you for your continued support.


Sympathy is extended to Theresa Fox and family on the death of her mother, Brigid Farrell, Killashee. May she rest In peace.

Whist Drive

There will be no Whist Drive this month in Ardagh.

Dancing Classes

Irish Dancing classes have resumed in Ardagh Community Centre on Tuesday evenings. Beginners welcome at 5pm or 6.30pm. Fees for the classes are €4.50 per child per lesson with an overall family rate of €10 per class per family, with further reductions for children who pay by the month. Parents welcome to stay at classes if they so wish. No wigs, fake tans or make-up for dancers. Contact Maureen on 086 370 2719.

Adult Dancing Classes

Adult Irish dancing classes take place in Ardagh Community Centre on Tuesdays at 7.30pm. This is a chance to learn the steps to help your child, dance for enjoyment or relearn your dances from your childhood days. €5 per class per adult. Contact Maureen 086 370 2719.