Aughrim notes week April 10th


Active Retirement
There will be no coffee morning on Easter Monday, April 17th. The ballet, ‘Copelia’,  will be screened in the Bridgewater cinema, Arklow, on Wednesday April 19th at 8.00 p,m. Admission €13.00 for senior citizens.  The screening of ‘Homecoming’ , filmed in Aughrim and ‘Viva’ filmed in Cuba will take place in the Courthouse Tinahely, on Thursday April 20th at 8.00 p.m. Admission €10.00. An Indian cookery demonstration will be held in Avoca on Thursday May 11th. Arrangements later.

Easter Monday Fishing Competition
 There will be a fishing competition at the NDAF “Fishing for All” Angling Facility, Rednagh Road, on Bank Holiday Monday, April 17th from 12 – 3pm. Prizes – Plaques and Fishing Vouchers for heaviest Senior catch of the day and Junior catch of the day. The entry fee is included in admission ticket. “Like” the National Disabled Angling Facility on Facebook for further details on events and promotions or for further information phone 0402 36552.

Results of Pipe Band Sweeps Draw

1stJoanne Quigley 2nd Ciaran O Keeffe 3rd Eilish and Ella Byrne 4th John Cullen Avoca .The pipe band would like to thank all who supported our draw and all who sold tickets to make it such a success.

Pottery Classes
Easter Pottery Classes for children 6-13 years old with Christien Van Bussel in Studio Upper Aughrim on Thursday April 20th and Saturday April 22nd from 2.30-5pm. For bookings contact Christien at 086 85 97 267, email: vanbussel.c@gmail.com,www.turningthistle.com

Church of the Sacred Heart Aughrim
Holy Thursday: 8.00.pm. Mass of the Lord’s Supper followed by Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament.  Good Friday: (A Day of Fast and Abstinence)  3.00.pm. Solemn Celebration of our Lord’s Passion.  8.00.pm. Stations of the Cross.
Holy Saturday: 8.00.pm. Solemn Celebration of the Easter Vigil.  Easter Sunday:  Mass 10.30.am.

Come and join us in the Pavilion, Rednagh Road, every Saturday from 10am – 2pm. Fresh local produce available from farm fresh meat and vegetables, eggs, freshly baked bread & cakes, seasonal jams & chutneys and healthy options too. A lovely selection of warm Aran knits, jewellery and handcrafts also available.  Do drop in where a warm welcome awaits you. For further information please contact Caroline 0860865838.

The numbers:12, 18, 19 and 23 were drawn in the Sports club lotto on Monday April 3rd..  Match three winner was: John Doug Doyle.  The jackpot was not won. The jackpot is €7350.

Notes Deadline
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