Congratulations and best wishes to Michael Fox, Clonker, Moydow, who celebrated his 100th birthday recently.

Active Age Party

The Active Age annual party will take place on Sunday, 22nd March 2015 at 2pm in Ardagh Community Centre. A committee meeting takes place this Wednesday night, January 21st in Pascal’s at 8.30pm to arrange the party. New members wanted.

Lotto Results

Tuesday, 13th January 2015, Jackpot €7,575. Draw held in Kearney’s Bar. Numbers drawn: 2, 3, 5, 25. No Jackpot winner. 1 match 3 - Mairead Murphy. Thank you for your continued support.

New jogging group

A new jogging group, Wednesdays at 8.30pm at Grattens GAA pitch in Stonepark. All levels catered for. From complete beginner to more advanced. Get all the tips and advice needed to guide you to reach your goal. 6 week block costs €30 or pay €5 as you go. Contact Brendan for info on 087 224 1352 or just show up on the night and give it a try.

Creative Ardagh

What’s on at Creative Ardagh? Tuesdays: Loretto Cooney drawing and painting course starts Tues, 27th January, 10.30am to 12.30pm. Contact Loretto on 0868478527. Wednesdays: French Leaving Cert Grind Club continues from 6.30pm to 7.30pm. New members always welcome. Practice for your orals and prepare for your written exams with a qualified, experienced teacher/examiner in a group session. €80 for 6 classes €20 drop in. Susan Eades, M.A., H.Dip Ed, SEC oral examiner. German Leaving Cert Grind Club starts this Wednesday 21st January, 6.30pm to 8.00pm, €80 for 6 sessions €20 for drop in. German native speaking teacher Jana Reinhardt will prepare you for written exams and orals. Maths Leaving Cert Grinds Club starts this Wed 21st Jan at 8.00pm, €80 for 6 sessions or €20 drop in. Prepare for ordinary and higher level Maths exams with qualified Maths teacher. Adult Group French Conversation Sessions continue at 8pm. New members always welcome. French conversation on current affairs, Grammar catch-up, French for holidays. €80 for 6 wks or €20 pw drop in. Thursdays: Toddler Creativity continues from 11am to 12 pm.  €5 per child. Free tea/coffee for accompanying adult. Elements of Art classes continue from 12.30pm to 1.30pm. €5 per person. Drop in and join in or follow us on Fridays: Spanish Leaving Cert Grind Club continues from 6.30pm to 8pm. €80 for six class block or €20 for each drop in session. New members always welcome. Book your own group session, school tour or birthday party with us! For more information contact Ann or Annette on or 0863027602.

St Mels NS Ardagh Enrolment

Enrolment forms are available for St. Mel’s N.S., Ardagh, for entry in September 2015. Please call into the school, email or telephone 043 6675269 if you would like an application for enrolment form.

Club Ardagh

February mid-term Camp at Club Ardagh. Thursday, 19/2: Fun Day,  Friday, 20/2: Baking Day  (Activities include: Arts & Crafts, Bun Making, Biscuit Decorating, Organized games and activities).  Time: 9:30 - 3:00pm.  Cost: 12 euro per day. Ages: 3 - 12 years welcome.  Children need to bring a snack and a packed lunch with them on the day. Places are limited so please book in advance.  To book a place, contact Club Ardagh on 043 66 75797 or 086 125 0549.