Avoca notes week December 3rd

Coffee morning

And Cake Sale  in The Hartin Hall on Saturday 8th December 2018 from 11am -1pm  in aid of Castlemacadam Church Funds.


Avoca Valley Singers

Christmas Concert

Conducted by Tony Norton

St Mary’s and St Patrick’s Church, Avoca

8PM  Friday 7th December

Free Admission

Donations only— all proceeds to Avoca St Vincent de Paul


Avoca Courthouse

Beautiful Selection of Christmas Cards with lovely scenes of Avoca in the Snow for sale in Avoca Community Heritage Centre, Avoca Post Office & Avoca Pharmacy – all proceeds go to Avoca Tidy Towns & Community Courthouse. Avoca Community Courthouse Open from 9-4pm Monday – Friday.


Avoca GAA Lotto

28th November 2018 Results

Winning Numbers: 1, 16, 17, 18

No jackpot winner.

One Match 3 winner: Rachel Murphy c/o Glenhaven Foods

Sellers prize: Liz & Laura

The next draw takes place on 05/12/18 where the jackpot will be €1200.



The Avoca Senior Citizens extend their sincere thanks to Myles Doyle and the staff at the Avoca Recycling Centre for all their generous donations to our Senior Citizen fund from the proceeds of the Clothes Recycling scheme.

This scheme is supporting many local charities so please think of them when clearing out your hot press and wardrobes.

Our heartfelt thanks go out to all who contribute and collect for our local Senior Citizens, especially at this time of year. Please give a thought to Our Senior Citizens Buckets to be found in these local shops: Avoca Post Office. Avoca Chemist. Henley’s shop and Café. Kelly’s Bar. PG Rowley’s Rathdrum. Leo’s Bar, Conary. The Meetings, Avoca. Farriers In, White Bridge. Delaney’s Shop, Woodenbridge. Our thanks also go to Mary O’Toole for the generous Donation to our funds of €120 which was gratefully received.

Our Avoca Senior Citizens next New Year Party is be held on Sunday 13th. January 2019 at the Woodenbridge Hotel, and we are looking forward to meeting all our members both old and new there.


St Pats 50/50 Draw

26th November 2018

1st €80  St Pats U-9’s c/o P.O Keefe

2nd €50 Noah Burke c/o Finns

3rd €30 Lockey & Mary, Avoca

Sellers Prize: Paul O Keefe

Next Draw: Fitzgeralds


Active Retirement

Christmas Dinner in Fitzgeralds Avoca, Friday 14th December at 7pm. Please book with Joan 087-2260968, Colette 087-6635508.


Conary Parish Church 

Conary Parish Church would like to thank everyone who supported and came to our recent sale.

The raffle prize winners are

1st Food Hamper – Ian Snell

2nd Christmas Hamper – Stacey Woolmington

3rd Two Planters – Neil Martin

4th Hamper – Stephen Collins

5th Large Picture – Sammy Woolmington

6th Hamper – Laura Bradshaw

7th Picture Frame – Carmel Kinsella

8th Wine Glasses – John Hobson

9th Chisel Set – Leonard Fitzgerald

10th Champagne – Mervyn Burns

11th Cookbooks & Storage Boxes – Charlie Keppel

12th Cake stand & Sweets – Lavina Jackson

13th Handbag – Emily Fitzgerald

14th Wine & Biscuits – John Hobson

15th Wine & Chocolates – Sadie Oughton

16th Candle & Bath Set – Gretta Nolan

17th Wine & Chocolates – Isobel Fenton

18th Wine & Biscuits – Lucinda Donnelly

19th Wine – Sean Burke

20th Biscuits – Deirdre O’Callaghan

21st Wine – Darren Williams

Christmas Cake Raffle – William Hollingsworth


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