Avoca notes December 15

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!

Recycling Centre Avoca

Clothes Bank
St.Pats welcome all unwanted clothes for their clothing bank, which is located at the recycling centre.
All funds from this goes between Wicklow Hospice, Rathdrum cancer association and the running of both adult and juvenile St. Pats teams.
Clothes can be collected if needed. Contact Pat on 086 8889088. Many thanks for your support.

Avoca National School

A gentle reminder that December 19th is the closing date for enrolments for September, 2015.

The boys and girls of the school would like to invite you to their Christmas Carol Service on Wednesday 17th December at 7 p.m. in the Village Church.

We would also like to wish good luck to Ms. Van Eesbeck’s fifth class students who will participate in the RDS Science Fair on 8th January, 2015 with their project on the sugar content of fruits.

Bible meeting

We invite you to bible meeting being held in Avoca community hall every Thursday 8pm to 9 pm all are very welcome free & non- denominational

Avoca recycling centre

Avoca Recycling Centre are holding a scrap metal collection in aid of Avoca Tidy Towns. All the following items are welcome:
Bicycles, Gates, Galvanised sheeting, Metal, Girders, Barbeques, Any metal item, Radiators, Pots and pans, Back boilers, Pipes, Swings, Scrap car
Call 0402 35022 for more information
Christmas Mass in Conary

There is a Christmas mass in the community Hall Conary on Thursday evening on:-
18th December at 8.00pm with confessions at 7.30pm
Every one welcome

Avoca Miners Cross Fundraising day at Avoca Recycling Centre

Come along to the Avoca Recycling centre on Saturday 20th December for our annual Fundraiser for The Avoca Miner’s Cross. To pay the E.S.B supply for the coming year etc.

Have a cup of tea some Christmas cake, mince pies and have a go at our Raffle for some great prizes. Santa Claus himself will arrive at 1.00pm to draw the Winning Tickets!

The Avoca Recycling Centre opening hours over Christmas & New Year

Saturday 20th December Open:- 9.00am – 1.45pm .
Tuesday 23rd December Open:- 9.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm – 4.30pm
Tuesday 30th December Open:- 9.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm – 4.30pm

Back to normal working hours Friday 3rd of January 2015.
The team at Avoca Recycling would like to say a very big Thank You to everybody for their continued support during the past year.
We would like to wish you all a vey Happy Christmas and Peaceful New Year.

Thank You.
Christmas Service Times at Saint Bartholomew’s Church Conary A.D.2014

Carols Service Sunday the 21st at 7.30pm Collection in of the Leprosy Mission
Christmas Day (December 25th) Holy Communion at 10.am
All are Welcome

Avoca IT and Heritage Centre Courthouse

Opening times over Christmas:-

The courthouse will be closing on Friday the 19th December until the 5th of January 2015.

All the staff and committee would like to wish everyone a very happy and prosperous Christmas and New Year.

We thank you all for your support and custom.

The Avoca Senior Citizens Christmas Party was held at The Meetings, Avoca, on Sunday 7th.December

The Avoca Senior Citizens Committee wish to thank Myles Doyle for his presentation, on the day, of a cheque for €2,153. Proceeds from the second hand books and clothing bank at the Avoca Recycling Centre.  Many thanks to everyone who donated to this worthy cause.

Thanks also go to the management and staff at The Meetings for the lovely Christmas Dinner, and to Sam Anderson whose music was enjoyed throughout the afternoon, which all contributed to a very enjoyable day.

The committee would like to take this opportunity in wishing everyone a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS.

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