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Avoca Notebook – October 28th

St Pat’s Avoca Weekly 50/50 Draw, 21st October 2013

1st: €80.00 Roisin Murphy, Avoca. 2nd: €50 John Redmond, c/o Finns. 3rd: €30.00 Shane, Dara & Chelsea, c/o Pat McCabe. Sellers Prize €15 Mick Brogan. Next Draw in “Fitzgeralds”.
Avoca Camogie

The Avoca Camogie Club are holding a presentation night on November 16 in the Meetings to celebrate their most successful year for a long time.

They won the intermediate league and championship this year and so have brought Senior Camogie back to the village for the first time since 1995.

On the night the girls will be presented with their league and championship medals and they will also be picking their player of the year, clubperson of the year etc. Finger food will be served and music will be provided by Jason Stubbs.

The girls would like as many supporters as possible to come and join them in what will be a good night of music and craic. Tickets are €10 each and are available from any club member, so see you all in the Meetings on Saturday 16 November. C/Mon Avoca.

Avoca Recycling

The Avoca Camogie Club would like to thank Mylie Doyle from the recycling centre for his kind donation of €150 which he presented to the Club recently.

Mylie raised this money from recyling ink cartridges and he has kindly decided to continue this collection for the Camogie Club, so anyone with ink cartridges or toner cartridges please bring them along to the Recycling Centre where you will be helping the Camogie Club to raise much needed funds.

Mylie also recently collected mobile phones for the Club for which the girls are very grateful. Since the Club will be playing at senior level next year there will be some new gear required. To this end Mylie and the Recyling Centre have a couple of fundraisers in mind for later this year and into the new year. We will give more information on these nearer to their starting time.

In the meantime the Club would like to thank Mylie and Staff for their continued support.

St. Pat’s Soccer Club Golf Classic

Sunday October 20 saw St. Pat’s Soccer Club’s Annual Golf Classic take place in the Woodenbridge Golf Club. It turned out to be a very successful fundraising event for the Club and we would wish to thank Pat Kinsella and Pat McCabe for organising and running the event.

We also wish to thank all of our sponsors and everyone who played on a team. Thanks to Woodenbridge Golf Club staff for having the course in great condition. A great day was had by all.

The results of the Four Person Scramble on the day were as follows:- 1st: Paul O’Keeffe, Edward O’Keeffe, Vincent O’Keeffe, Brendan Kealy 2nd: Jason Moran, Colm Moran, Ian Moran, Sean Darcy 3rd: Colm Cummins, John Kane, Jason Kelly, Brian Allen. Longest Drive: David Murphy Nearest Pin: Eddie Nickelson.
Avoca Community Play Group

Avoca Community Play Group Mothers & Toddlers every Friday from 10am to 12 noon. €3 per adult which includes coffee and biscuits
Avoca IT Centre, Avoca Courthouse

Avoca IT Centre is open for business for: Tourist Information Centre, Library, Computer Classes, Faxing Service, Photocopying, Printing, Internet/WIFI access, Scanning, Binding, Typing and preparing CV’s etc., so come along and familiarse yourself with computers in a relaxed atmosphere. Why not drop into the IT Centre and enquire about our one to one classes. We can tailor a course to suit your requirements. Just pop in and have a chat or call the Centre on 0402 35022

RED KITE WALK
The Official opening of the Red Kite Walk is scheduled for 12 noon on Friday 29 November. Watch this space for further details but save the date.

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