The Christmas Lights Team are busy installing this year’s lights ahead of the big Switch On next Sunday 8th December.
Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Sunday 8th December from 3pmThe Midwest Tractor Club go on a tour to Inishowen to fundraise for charity.The good news is that they will seek Santa out in the hills of Inishowen and take him back to Ardara for 3.30pm to join in the Children’s Party at the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.All the children of the parish are welcome to the Hotel for the party that starts with a disco at 3pm followed by Santa’s arrival with gifts for all.
Sunday 8th December 5pm to 6pmThe Children of St. Mary’s NS will perform Christmas Carols at the switching on of Ardara Town Lights on Sunday 8th December from 5 until 6pm. They plan to raise funds for The Peter McVerry Trust and highlight the plight of homelessness at this special time of year. Please support.
Switching on of the Christmas Lights
Sunday 8th December at 5.30pmThe Switching on of the Christmas Lights will take place on Sunday 8th December at 5.30pm.We hope a big crowd will gather on the Diamond to hear the band and Christmas carols and then the switch on of the Christmas Lights 2019 by a popular member of the community.
Church of Ireland Dinner Dance
The long running Church of Ireland Dinner Dance takes place tonight Friday November 29th in the Nesbitt Arms Hotel.First held in the 1980’s, the popular pre-Christmas event gains support from a wide area. Music this year comes from Last Chance, Seamus and Tony Ryan, and the evening will include a host of special prizes. Tickets remain the same price as in previous years, just €25, and are available from church members
25 Card Drive Fundraiser
Loughros Heritage Group are holding a fundraising 25 card drive in Teague’s Bar on Friday 6th December, beginning at 8.30pm sharp.Why not come along, even if you have not played cards for some time. An enjoyable night is guaranteed. A raffle will also take place. Donations gratefully accepted.
Mixed media art classes continue every Friday from 7pm to 9pm upstairs in the Heritage Centre. Everyone welcome!For more information or to book a place contact Colm: 087-3222910
Narin Beach Parkrun/walk
Narin Beach Parkrun/walk takes place on Narin Beach every Saturday morning at 9.30am. All ages and all abilities. Runners and walkers welcome. Free weekly timed event – one of only 6 beach parkrun/walks in the world.Visit parkrun.ie/narinbeach for more information. ARDARA WEATHER