Annacurra notes week February 25th


Community Games


Dates to remember.


County Wicklow Events

Saturday 30th March Swimming in Arklow

Saturday 30th March U14 Table Quiz in Aughrim

Sunday 31st March. Cross Country in Avondale Forest Park

Sunday 7th April. Gymnastics in Arklow

Sunday 14th April. Talent in Glenealy

Sunday 28th April. Art Handwriting and Model Making competition

Saturday 15th June. Track and Field finals in Shillelagh.

Please let us know if your children are interested in the above events. All entries must be entered a week before the event.  Except in track and field, Art and Handwriting.

Art and handwriting currently been judged in the local schools.


County Wicklow Team Blitz on Sunday 10th March in Dunlavin. Aughrim have U13 Chess and U15 boys and girls Badminton participating.


Our Area Track and Field athletics competition will take place on Monday May 13th in Aughrim community sports field and complex.


National May Festival takes place in UL Limerick on 25th -27th May.


Athletics training continues every Monday evening at 7pm. We are getting ready for the County Wicklow cross country event on Sunday March 31st in Avondale forest park. Please see the distances below.


Cross Country /Mixed distances

Under 6.    200m

under 8’s   300m

under 10’s  400m

under 12’s  600m

under 13’s 1200m

under 14’s   800m.

under 16’s 1600m

Marathon too will take place that morning.


45 Card Game

45 Card game  on Friday March 1  starting at 9 pm in The Saltee.





Lotto numbers for 18/02/2019.

3, 16, 17, 21.  Jackpot for 25/02 is €5,100.

The intermediate team had their third league match last Friday against Carnew. Having lost the first two games a win was needed.

We never got to the pitch of the game and had our heaviest defeat of the year.

Our sympathy to the Nolan family at this tough time, having lost Sadie and Mal in the last two weeks.





Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes for Adults of all ages

Learn gentle flowing healing movements that help to relieve stress, improve flexibility and mobility.

Beginners Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes commencing Wednesday 6th March mornings from 11.00 am – 12.00 MD

Venue: Annacurragh Community Hall.

Cost: € 80 for a block of 8 classes.

For enquiries or to book a place call Ann Martin 087/6081219. Email:

Ann is a registered instructor with the Jade Sun School of Tai Chi & Qi and also a registered practitioner of Solar Sound Healing






Taekwon Do is renowned for developing focus, co-ordination, physical strength, self confidence, agility, balance, discipline and respect.


When : Every Wednesday from 6th March 2019


Where : Venue. Annacurra Community Hall, Annacurra, Aughrim, Co Wicklow.


Time:  5.00pm to 5.45 pm


Cost : €25 per month ( monthly fees only )


Age group : 5 to 12


For further information or to book a place in class, please contact Doreen on

086 1631271


There is also potential, if enough interest is shown, for an teenager and adult class to follow so watch this space





New and exciting children’s class.

Zumba is a fun and energetic class combining both Latin and popular music.  The movement of Zumba is a great way for children to exercise and have fun at the same time.

Venue. Annacurra Community Hall, Annacurra, Aughrim, Co Wicklow.

Age group : 5 to 12

Date: From Monday 4th March 2019

Time: 4.00pm to 5.00pm

Cost : €25 per four week block ( minimum numbers of block booked payments will need to be reached before class can proceed)

For further information or to book a place in class, please contact Hannah, as soon as possible, on 087 2908700

There is also potential, if enough interest is shown, for an adult class to follow in late Spring / early Summer, so watch this space




Introductory Tai Chi & Qi Gong Class


Tai Chi & Qi Gong helps to increase stamina, improve balance and prevent falls. It also helps to increases flexibility and mobility and has many other health benefits.


Venue: Annacurra Community Hall


Sunday 3rd March 2019


Introductory Class from 11.45am to 12.45pm

Doors will be open from 11.30 am


Cost: €5 for a 1 hour introductory class.

You will have an opportunity to ask questions and get a sense of what Tai Chi is about. You will also be introduced to some posture principles that to help relieve stress.


Ann Martin is a Registered Instructor with the Jade Sun School of Tai Chi & Qi Gong and will be running a beginners class in Annacurra on Wednesday mornings, so this is a great opportunity for adults, from all seasons of life, to see If you have interest.


Come along on Sunday 3rd for hour and hear the benefits for yourself, all while learning new balance and flexibility skill


Hope to see you on Sunday 3rd at 11.45


For further information please contact:

Ann @ 087/6081219





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