PLOUGHING MATCH: Ardfert Annual Ploughing Match takes place this Sunday February 1st on the lands of Mr. Dominic O Flaherty, Banna (by kind permission). Ploughing begins at 12 noon.
AAI U23 INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIP: On Sunday 26th January 2014 PJ Galvin the sole athlete from St. Brendan’s competed at the AAI Indoors in Athlone. Well done PJ. He competed at U23 & finished 2nd in the High Jump with 1.90m. Unfortunately PJ didn’t medal in either the 60m sprint or 60m hurdles. Next up for hime is the AAI games next weekend 2nd February.
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE: Sat.8th February 10am – 4.30pm Exploring John Moriarty's Vision and Wisdom with Michael Joyce & Josephine Fitzgibbon. Tues. 11th Feb. Celebration of Married Love 8.00pm – House Team and married couple. Bookings 066-7134276. E.mail: firstname.lastname@example.org . Michelle Conway DIPS.A.C FHIT/FHPT, Chiropodist will hold a clinic at the Retreat Centre on Thurs.6th February. If you wish to have treatment please ring 083-4074256
ARDFERT/KILMOYLEY COMMUNITY GAMES
The AGM for Ardfert/Kilmoyley community games took place in Cul Mhuire, Ardfert on Friday 24th January 2014 at 9pm. Albeit a very small turnout a new committee was elected for the coming year. Many previous officers stood down & thanks were extended to them on their many years’ service to the committee. The new committee comprises of: Chairperson Paschal Hurley, Vice-Chairperson Brendan Courtney, Secretary Kirstie Nowak, Assistant -Secretary Trina McCorry, Treasurer Siobhán O’ Connor, PRO Orla Fitzgerald, Development Officer Deirdre Courtney, Children’s Officer Siobhán Hussey, Youth Officer David McElligott, Committee Colleen Shields, Nicola O’ Connor, Marie Roche & Eddie Morrison.
ARDFERT/KILMOYLEY COMMUNITY GAMES: DRAUGHTS for U10, U12, and U14 boys and girls on Fridays from 6-7pm in Ardfert Community Centre. There is a charge of €1 to cover the cost of room hire. Children should bring their own draughts board. Any queries phone Siobhan on 087-2041283.
INDOOR SOCCER: Training takes place in Ardfert Community Centre on Thursday evenings. U10 boys and girls from 7-8 and U13 boys from 8-9. €2 to cover hall hire. If there are any U13 girls interested in playing indoor soccer please contact Trina on 086-8225882.
ARDFERT GIRL GUIDES: A new Ardfert Girl Guiding unit has started and leaders are recruiting for 2014. Girls must be 10 and a half up to 15 years old. Meeting each Monday night at the Retreat Centre Ardfert from 7 to 8.30. Girls will have an opportunity to try new activities, make new friends, discover the outdoors and learn to make our world a nicer place to live ! For further information please check out http://www.irishgirlguides.ie/ or Telephone Etain (086)4560055 Karen (086)2182501 Olivia (085)7605195. Give Girl Guides A Go !