Avoca notes August 31

Light Up Avoca Christmas 2015

The community Christmas Tree in the Park   & street lights with be switched on Friday 11th December  – watch this space for more details & details of fund raising event soon.


St Pats Avoca weekly 50/50 draw 24/8/15

€80 1st prize Ann Lott Tigroney

€50 2nd prize Pat O Toole Kilmacoo

€30 3rd prize John Redmond c/o Finn’s

€15 sellers Ben Tuke

Next draw Fitzgeralds


Ballycoogue woodenbridge walk

A committee has recently been formed to look into the possibility of a loop walk/cycle way from Woodenbridge via Ballycoogue and back to Woodenbridge. This is an exciting project and we would be hoping for local support in our efforts. As with any such project we will be needing money and a fundraiser will be held in the near future. Watch out for details. If you would like to come on board with us or have any questions please contact Mary Hurley at 087 9049565


Conary community hall fundraiser on Saturday the 5th September, beginning with a 5 k walk at 10:30 am around the beautiful motte loop, followed by refreshments in the hall and a cake sale at 12, open 50 bird clay pigeon shoot from 3 to 6 pm including a novice trap for beginners, bbq with live music from 6 to 9 in Leo’s and to finish the day more live music, a raffle and a monster auction also in leo’s cakes for the cake sale, and new items for the auction would be much appreciated.


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.


Avoca heritage centre

Is currently hosting a second hand charity to collect money in aid of the tidy towns, everyone is welcome to come have a look or bring goods they no longer need.

Your support would be greatly appreciated.

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