Aughrim notes week December 12


Sacred Heart Church

Saturday December 17th Vigil Mass at 8 p.m. Sunday December 18th Mass at 10.30. Confessions after both Masses.  Wednesday 21st Penitential service in St. Mary’s & Peter’s Church, Arklow.  Saturday 24th Christmas Eve Vigil Mass at 8 p.m.  Christmas Day Mass at 10.30 a.m.

Active Retirement

Thank you to Florence for the demonstration of beautiful Christmas Flower arrangements. Thanks also to the committee members who organised the Christmas Party in Lawless’ Hotel. Everyone enjoyed a beautiful meal followed by music and singing.  The next meeting  will be held on January 3rd 2017. There will be a demonstration of Chair Yoga, which we hope to start in the New Year.  The committee wish all our members a very joyful Christmas and good health in 2017.


Seasons Greetings to all our loyal customers and friends and a big “THANK YOU” for your support throughout the year. Just a reminder that Saturday December 17th is the last opportunity to pick up unique gifts at the Aughrim Town & Country Market before Christmas. Turkey & Ham orders and Christmas cakes & puddings may be collected on Friday December 23rd so check times before you collect!  We look forward to seeing you all on Saturday 17th December before the Christmas break. The market will re-open in the New Year on Saturday January 14th 2017.  For further information please contact Caroline 086 0865838.

Juvenile Draw

On Saturday night next December 17th our annual juvenile club draw is on in O’Toole’s. All tickets to be returned during the week to any committee member.  This has become a great social night for all involved with the club and a chance for coaches and parents to be able to relax after the year gone by.  Hope to see as many as possible out to support this Club event.  Light refreshments will be served during the night with music also provided.

Fundraiser for Miner’s Cross

Come along to the Avoca recycling centre on Saturday next December 17th for the annual fundraiser for the upkeep of the Miners Cross.  There will be refreshments served and a raffle. Santa Clause himself will arrive at 1 pm. to draw the winning tickets.  Thank you for your continued support.


The numbers: 3, 6,11 and 28 were drawn in the Sports club lotto on Monday December 4th.  The jackpot was not won. Match three winners were: Trish Byrne, Clash, Pattie Ryan, Bernie c/o Eithne, Peg Fitzgerald, Shane O’Loughlin and Sheila O’Byrne. The jackpot is €4950.

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