Avoca notes week November 13th

St Pat’s Weekly Draw 6th November 2017

1st Prize  –  €80 Mary & Lockey, Avoca

2nd Prize  –  €50 Leo Hogan, Finns

3rd Prize  –  €30 Ben Bury c/o Ben Tuke

Sellers Prize: Mary Burke

Next Draw:  Finns

Avoca Bingo

Every Wednesday @ 8.30PM

Jackpot now € 6650

All are welcome!

Avoca Community Hall Annual Christmas Fayre

Is taking place on Saturday November 25th between 10.00AM-3.00PM

Please come along and join us!!!

Avoca Community Hall Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

Is taking place Friday December 1st @ 6.00PM

All are welcome!

Avoca Annual Outing 2018

Destination Bundoran Co. Donegal Monday 25th to Friday 29th June 2018. Due to large demand of places first come first served basis. Deposit of €50 before 14th November 2017 to Mary at Avoca Post Office Phone 0402-35211.

Avoca Community Hall

Are hosting a Carols By Candle Light concert Featuring  Anthony Norton & Avoca Valley Singers on Saturday December 16th at 8.00PM.  Tickets €10.00 and are available from the Community Hall and other outlets.  Come along and enjoy a complimentary glass of mulled wine & mince pie.  Hope to see you there!!!

Avoca Courthouse Shoebox Appeal

Closing Date was extended. Closing Date to get your finished shoeboxes back to us is Thursday 16th November 4pm. Like to give a little joy and love to a needy child this Christmas? TEAM HOPE CHRISTMAS SHOEBOX APPEAL gift does just that. We here at the Avoca Courthouse Heritage Centre are hoping to get a few boxes to send over, all you have to do is choose a boy or a girl, age group 2-4, 5-9 or 10-14 years old, get your shoe box wrapped (box and lid separately). To get your box to your chosen child please include €4 in an envelope taped to inside of your lid. Items allowed are – items for school pens, books etc – wash items soap, tooth brush and paste etc NO liquid – small clothing items hat, scarf, socks etc and don’t forget a treat toys, games, teddy, small torch or maybe some sweets. If anyone would like any more information or interested in sending a box call into Avoca Courthouse Heritage Centre. Every child deserves a gift at Christmas!!!  

Avoca Active Retirement

Christmas Dinner Friday 8th December in Fitzgeralds Avoca at 7pm Sharp. Price 25 Euro includes glass of mulled wine on arrival 3 course meal music and dancing. Please book with 25 Euro by 25th November with Joan 087 2260968 Mary 087 9383683 or Margaret 087 1334590. Bus leaving Avoca at 8am on Monday 27th November to Heuston Station for Killarney Trip.

St Patricks Church Barniskey

Christmas Dinner Dance in the Woodenbridge Hotel on Friday 24th November 2017. Music by “The Wicklow Man”. Dinner served at 8.30pm. Tickets €20. Tickets available from Lorraine 087-2903692 or Bernard 087-6159482.

Thank You

The Kilmagig, Newbridge & Old Castlemacadam Graveyard Committee, would like to thank all those who supported their recent Bring & Buy Sale, which was helded in Conary Parish Hall. A Total of €1,730.00C was raised on the day.

The Winners of the Raffle were 1st €100.00 – Seán Whelan, 2nd Food Hamper – Joseph Moore, 3rd 2 Bottles of Wine – Kyle O’Neill, 4th Teacher’s Whiskey – Tersa Caine, 5th Bottle of Vodka – Caoler O’Neill, 6th Cups & Tea Towels – Sarah O’Neill, 7th Milkshake Glasses – Peter O’Neill, 8th Picture Kit & Cake – James Hamilton, 9th Veg Box -Ely Byrne, 10th Veg Box – Dorothy Johnson, 11th Veg Box – Sean O’Neill, 12th Veg Box – James Hamilton,13th  Veg Box – Dorothy Johnson, 14th Veg Box – Philip O’Reilly,

15th Veg Box- Denis Moore, 16th Veg Box & Potatoes – Ann Bradshaw, 17th Veg Box & Potatoes – A.J. Brown.

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