Aughrim notes week November 20th


Aughrim Fair 2017

On Sunday December 10th the well established Christmas Fair organized by the Aughrim Business Association will take place in Lawless’ Hotel from 11am to 5pm. Many small local businesses present their crafts and services and attract a lot of customers. If you are interested to take a stall please contact Christien Van Bussel at 086 8597267  for more details.(email: vanbussel.c@gmail.com.)

Yoga Classes

Yoga in Aughrim. Mixed level yoga classes at Aughrim Community Sports Complex. Beginners welcome. Thursdays 10-11.15am. 4 weeks for €40 or drop in rate €13 per class. Text/call Yvonne on 0876778733 to book or for more details.

Active Retirement.

Our next Committee meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 29th at 10.30.am in Lawless’ Hotel.
The group meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 5th at 10.30 am in the Sports Complex.  Our Christmas Lunch will take place on Friday December 8th in Hunter’s Hotel. We will travel by bus, details of times will be discussed at the monthly meeting . Members going to the lunch please bring €27.50 in a signed envelope to the meeting.  A lovely day was had by all members who went to ‘My Fair Lady’ at the National Concert Hall.  A big thank you to Mai Quaid, Regional Development, Active Retirement Ireland, who was the guest speaker at our last meeting. Mai kept us all entertained and laughing while also giving us lots of information regarding future plans for Active Retirement Ireland..

Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes
Learn gentle flowing healing movements that relieve stress, improve flexibility and mobility. Beginners Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes every Wednesday evening from 7 – 8 pm & Friday Mornings 10 – 11 am @ Aughrim Sports & Leisure Complex.  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

Athletics Training

Athletics training continues for the next six weeks every Monday at 7pm for all school going children.

New to You – Pre Christmas Sale

A Pre Christmas Sale is being held on Saturday November 25th at the New to You thrift shop, Pavilion, Redna Road.  Come and check out our range of useful and interesting stock.  Many uitable Christmas Gifts.
We say thank you to all our customers and to the many people who continue to donate to us. The shop will be open from 10 – 5pm on the day of the Sale.


The numbers:11, 16, 22 and 24 were drawn in the sports club lotto on Monday last November 13th. Match three winner was: Sean Kenna.The jackpot was not won.  The jackpot is €3300.


Aughrim Town & Country Market takes place every Saturday from 10a.m. to 2p.m. in the Pavilion, Rednagh Road.  Preparations are well underway for Christmas now and orders are being taken for traditional homemade Christmas cakes and puddings, as well as free range turkeys and hams.  Come along and join us at the market cafe by the fire, enjoy a cuppa and chat with friends, and pick up a unique handcrafted Christmas gift. We have a variety of stalls to choose from and of course our usual offering of organic fruit & vegetables, farm fresh free range eggs, preserves and much more.  Also, our special Christmas Market takes place on Saturday 23rd December when you can pick up your special orders for the big day. A warm welcome awaits you and for further information please contact Caroline at: 0860865838.

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