Aughrim notes week August 14th


Community Games
One week to go to the Aldi National Community Games  Festival in Abbotstown.This weekend Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th of August.
Our area is representing. Co Wicklow in Athletics with U13 Relay team Alice Kirwan. Saidhbh Byrne Roisin Byrne Sean Weld and Eoghan Murphy. U10 Girls 200m Cassie O’Byrne.

Art in U10 Boys Rhyan Moules. Handwriting in U10 Boys Oliver Doyle and Girls Sarah Downes and U12 Girls Shelby Richardson and U16 Solo Dance Jade

Preparation has been ongoing with the athletics under the guidance of our coaches all Summer.

Tai Chi

Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes commencing Friday Wednesday 6th September 7–8pm in Aughrim Sports Complex. Learn gentle flowing healing movements that relieve stress, improve flexibility and mobility. Cost € 80 for a block of 8 classes. For enquiries or to book a place call Ann Martin 087/6081219. Email: solarsoundhealingwicklow@gmail.com.
Ann is a registered instructor with the Jade Sun School of Tai Chi & Qi Gong. She is also a registered practitioner of Solar Sound Healing. See www.jadesunschool.com

Pottery and Woodturning.
Summer Pottery Classes for children 6-13 years old with Christien Van Bussel in Studio Upper Aughrim on Friday 11 Aug from 2.30-5pm, Tuesday 15 Aug and Wed 16 Aug from 10.30am to 1pm. Woodturning Sat 19  Aug from 2.30-5pm. For more info and bookings contact Christien at 086 85 97 267, email: vanbussel.c@gmail.com, www.turningthistle.com

Kids Yoga Camp

Kids Yoga Camp for all kids aged between 6-10 years.

In Aughrim Community sports compkex 16th-18th August, 10.30am-1.30pm

Cost: €45 per child or €60 for family of two.

 Activities include kids yoga, art & crafts, games, music, acro yoga, kids mindfulness & meditation.

Empowering kids to control their emotions through fun, games, mindful movement,  and creativity.

For more info or to book your child’s place, please contact Aoife Kenny (Enlighten Yoga) @0851302360/enlightenyoga@mail.com


Please join us at Aughrim Town & Country Market at The Pavilion, Rednagh Road, every Saturday from 10am – 2pm.
We have a wide variety of local produce on offer and our stallholders are more than happy to offer free tastings where possible. Also, enter a free weekly draw when you make a purchase.

You will find fresh local meat and free range eggs, chemical free fresh fruit and vegetables, freshly baked bread and cakes, jams, marmalades and chutneys, freshly cooked frittatas and lots more.

Our craft section offers lovely gift ideas, jewellery and aran knits.

Meet friends for breakfast or lunch or enjoy a coffee and a chat in beautiful surroundings.
A warm welcome to our new stallholders and if you are interested in joining our team, please contact :
Caroline 0860865838


The numbers: 3, 12, 17 and 19 were drawn in the Sports Club Lotto on Monday August 7th.  There were 2 match three winners who shared €200: Tori Doyle, Tinnakilly and Chris Killilea, Aughrim.  The jackpot was not won. The jackpot now stands at €10,050. Next draw will be held on Monday August 24th in Paddy’s Bar.

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