Annacurra notes week March 20th


Community Games
The Golden Volunteer Award took place on Saturday in the Shamrock Lodge Hotel Athlone and the overall National winner was our very own Golden lady Lilly Kavanagh from Enniskerry. It was so exciting. Congratulations Lilly from all of us . Thank you to all who voted for Lilly through the Irish Independent.
The Leinster round two U15 Boys Badminton took place last Monday in Annacurra and our boys won and are through to the semi-finals in Carlow on Sunday April 2nd. Well done and good luck.
Next Friday is the U14 County Quiz in Annacurra with over 20 teams taking part and competing for a place in the National finals in Dublin. Last year Aughrim/Annacurra were the county winners so lets hope we can do it again.
The County cross country takes place in Avondale on Monday 27th with registration at 5.30 for 6.00pm start. Looking forward to.having as much children there as possible.
Knock pilgrimage
Kilaveney Parish Tinahely Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Saturday/Sunday 1st and 2nd July.
A bus will depart from Tinahely on Saturday 1st July at 9a.m.   We will stop for a coffee break on the journey to Knock.  There will be an evening meal with bed and breakfast in the Knockhouse Hotel. The bus will  return from Knock on Sunday 2nd July.   There has been a very good response to this pilgrimage.
The cost of the bus  will be based on the number of people travelling. 
More information and bookings to: Tel: 086 8700843
All are welcome to participate in this pilgrimage and encouraged to join in prayer as we honour Our Lady of Knock.
Members of Parishes in the surrounding areas are most welcome.
Gaa Lotto
Results for March 13.  No jackpot winner. Numbers  drawn   2-4-12-15.  Match 3 winners.; Eileen Horan, Kilpipe and Pat O’Brien, Tullow .Jackpot stands at €4,000 euro. Draw held in Saltee on Monday night.
45 Card Game
45 card game on Friday night next March 24  in The Saltee, starting at 8-30pm.
Whist Drive
There will be a whist drive in Annacurra Community centre on Saturday night next March 25 . starting at 9 pm
Opening times for Aughrim Library are as follows Tuesday 3-5 Wednesday 3-5 and 6-60 until 8-30 Friday 11-1 and 3-5 Saturday 2-4. Membership free. Photocopying availabl
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