Avoca notes September 1

St. Pat’s Avoca Weekly 50/50 Draw for 25/8/ 2014

First Prize €80: Sarah Ryan, Woodenbridge 2nd Prize €50: Peterice Kinsella, Avoca 3rd Prize €30: Esther Kenny, Cronebane Sellers prize €15: Ben Tuke Next Draw in Fitzgeralds

Avoca Community Play Group

Mothers & Toddlers every Friday from 10am to 12noon

€3 per adult which includes coffee & biscuits 

Avoca Bingo                                                    

Bingo is held weekly in Avoca Community Hall on Wednesday evenings from 8.30pm. All are welcome!

Avoca Active Retirement

Trip to Turlough Hill  on 12th September, bus leaving car park in Avoca at 12.30 p.m.  Next tea dance Sunday 28th September from 3 to 6p.m. Music by The Wicklow Man. Details 087 1334590.


Dinny & and Cathleen Keogh,

Would like to express their heartfelt thanks to everybody who was involved in organising the benefit night.  To those who sold tickets people who made donations and the committee for organising the night. Words cannot express our gratitude for the generosity that was shown to our family.


Metal Collection

The Scrap Metal Collection which takes place at Avoca Recycling Bank is in aid of The Conary Pure Mile. 

Support would be very Welcome. All the following items are welcome: Bicycles, Gates, Galvinised sheeting, Meta, Girders, Barbeques, Any metal items, Radiators, Pots and Pans, Back boilers, pipes, swings, scrap cars, tractor parts etc.

For more details contact Patrick Nolan 087- 2334714, Mylie Doyle 0872288132, Henry Alexander 0866098850, Pat Cronin 0872328528


Avoca Courthouse heritage Centre

A selection of old photographs are now on display in the old courthouse heritage centre also some genealogy records. Thanks to everyone who donated artefacts & photographs for the centre. Drop in and take a look around and take a trip back in time as you view some old photographs of the area.

Harvest Thanksgiving Service 2014

The Annual Harvest Thanksgiving Service for Conary Parish, will be held on Sunday the 7th of September at 7.30pm in Saint Bartholomew’s Church Conary.
The  Preacher will be the Archdeacon David Pierpoint Archdeacon of Dublin. All are Welcome.

Conary Community Arts

Don’t miss Maclean Burke (Damien, Fair City) in Joe Prop – a play by Gemma Doorley, this Saturday 6th September at 8pm in Conary Community Hall. All tickets €12.


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