Aughrim notes week September 4th


Aughrim Set Dancing Class

Set Dancing with Paddy and Yvonne resumes next Thursday in the Community Hall Aughrim at 8.30pm. So why not come along and join us?There is a break for a cup of tea and a chat. Beginners always welcome.


Our youth club will be opening soon. Open to new and old members. No date as been fixed yet we are hoping to be opening before 3rd or 4th week of September all members will be notified and keep an eye out on Aughrim notes.
We are also looking for new leaders to help out please and training will be provided in due course. If anyone is interested please contact me on 086 2152629 or on rayhowes@gmail.com.

Aughrim & District Active Retirement

Our next meeting will be held on Tuesday 12th September at 10.30 am in the Sports
Complex. The guest speaker will be our local Pharmacist Neil Gallagher.
Chair Yoga will resume on Tuesday 19th September at 10.30 am in the Sports Complex.
The Committee welcomes back all members after the Summer break.

Community Games

National Community Games Finals took place last weekend August 18-20 in Abbotstown Co Dublin. We had great results. Well done to all our participants who competed. You did us all proud.

Our 2nd place Sarah Downes U10 and Shelby Richardson U12 handwriting winners in Aldi National Community Games. And George Doyle who did really well. Many thanks to Gemma Weld looking after our U13 relay team and U10 200m Cassie O’Byrne on the track.

Congratulations to Cassie O’Byrne on winning a silver all Ireland National Community Games medal in the U10 200m. Well done
Athletics will be back on every Monday in September date to be confirmed.

Our clothing website is live so link into our Facebook page and order some new club gear.


Yoga classes in Aughrim Sports Complex. Mixed level, beginners welcome. New 6 wk courses commencing Sept 13th & 14th. Wednesdays 8-9.15pm and Thursdays 10-11.15am. Cost €60. Call/text Yvonne 0876778733 to book or for more details. Spaces are limited


Pilates – Aughrim Sports Complex beginning Tuesday September 12th 5:15pm and 6:30pm (beginners and improvers), 7:45pm (advanced).  Wednesday September 13th 10am (mixed level), 11:15am (mum and baby).  6 week course €60, drop in €12.  Please contact Thérese (087)7731106 or email pilates@tmpilates.com

Evening Classes

Evening classes at Colaiste Eoin Hacketstown start back on Monday 11th September7-9:30pm, offering Levels 5 & 6 Childcare Modules and Level 5 Healthcare Modules. Contact 059 6471198 / 087 4144395

Tai Chi

Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes commencing 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


NEW…Pop-up ‘Alive Cafe’ serving organic brunch, teas, coffees, scones and more at your local Aughrim Town & Country Market on Saturdays from 10am – 2pm.

A wide range of local produce on offer including meat, chemical free fresh fruit & vegetables, home baked bread & cakes, farm fresh eggs, jams & chutneys, freshly cooked fritattas and more. Free tastings available and entry to a weekly draw when you make a purchase.
Our craft section offers inspirational gift ideas, jewellery and aran knits.
A special welcome to our new stallholders and if you are interested in joining our team please contact Caroline at:-  086 0865838.


The numbers: 2, 22, 23 and 27 were drawn in the Sports Club Lotto on Monday August 28th.  There no match three winners.  The jackpot was not won. The jackpot now stands at €1650. Next draw will be held on Monday Sept. 4th in Paddys Bar.

Notes Deadline
Items to be included in the Aughrim notes should be emailed to aughrimnotes@eircom.net before 8 p.m. on Sundays.  Do not send attachments.

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