Our Lady of the Rosary Active Retirement Association (A.R.A.) is affiliated to Active Retirement Ireland (A.R.I.). The purpose of A.R.I. is to enable retired people to enjoy a full and active life and to advocate for them.
Members of our A.R.A. meet on Thursday morning (Sep to May) at 10.30am in the Parish Centre. This is a social gathering which keeps members socially connected and where friendships are formed. We share information about services and entertainment, and activities which are relevant to our group.
Members may participate in various classes eg Yoga, P.E, Dance, Aqua Aerobics, Swimming, Bridge, Art, Decoupage etc
Classes in Computer Skills and IT have been arranged.
During the year various social outings eg holidays, day trips, visits to places of interest are organized and guest speakers are arranged. Mid West A.R.I. also organise various social events and our members regularly participate in these activities.
Our Lady of the Rosary A.R.A. has full membership at present. If you are interested in becoming a member of an A.R.A please contact Amy O’Looney phone 061-453736 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. If there is sufficient interest another A.R.A may be set up.