THE BENE MERENTI MEDAL
A LOCAL COUPLE WILL BE AWARDED THE BENE MERENTI MEDAL
Father John-Paul Sheridan is delighted to announce that Pope Francis has awarded the Bene Merenti Medal to Jimmy and Maura Whelan, in acknowledgment of their long and dedicated service to the parish of St. Brigid. Annacurra.
Bishop Brennan will confer the honour at the Saturday evening mass at 6.30pm, on Saturday 1st February, Feast day of the patron of the Parish. Please come and join in the celebration that night.
Refreshments will be served in the hall afterwards.
HALF PRICE TASTER WORKSHOP / MORNING FITNESS CLASS “POUND WITH AIS”
Ais is excited to be offering a HALF PRICE TASTER WORKSHOP on Thursday morning the 27th of February at 10am. This workshop will be a combination of POUND and STRETCHING. Class will begin with a 30 minute POUND Rockout drumming inspired Workout.
This is a full body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with Yoga and Pilates movements, while using lightly weighted drumsticks. One of the best things about POUND is that it can be modified to work for a wide range of ages and abilities. You can adapt the movements and intensity to suit you.
We will end the class with a slow gentle 15 minute STRETCH. This will give you the opportunity to nourish your body and mind.
TASTER WORKSHOP DETAILS:
Venue : Annacurra Community Hall
Date and time : Thursday 27th February 10am to 10.45am . Cost : €4
All you need to bring along is yoga mat/towel.
This class will continue if there is enough interested, which will then be a 4 week block period payment of €30 per block. Feel free to contact Ais with any questions you may have on 0860692799.
YOGA CLASS FOR CHILDREN
Proposed Yoga class for Children with Aoife from Enlighten Yoga.
Due to expression of interest a proposed children’s yoga class may commence Thursday 5th March.
Venue: Annacurra Community hall
Date, Thursday 5th March 2020
We are offering two times you can choose from as need numbers to proceed. Times 2.45pm to 3.30pm and 4.15pm to 5.00pm
Age group 5 to 11
Cost: €24 per four-week block
Introducing yoga to your children helps establish healthy habits at an early age. Yoga can enhance your child’s strength, coordination and flexibility, while encouraging body awareness and self-esteem. It can reduce your child’s anxiety and stress and promote a sense of calmness
Please note minimum numbers need to be reached before class can commence
For more information or to secure a place for your child, please call Aoife from Enlighten Yoga on 085 130 2360.
TAE KWON DO CLASS FOR CHILDREN
Doreen Kenny, recently made history, by becoming the first woman in Europe to achieve the rank of Tae Kwan Do master.
Doreen continues her classes in Annacurra Community hall on Wednesdays from 4.30. Book now to secure place.
Time: 4.30 to 5.30
Cost : €25 per month ( monthly fees only )
Age group : 5 to 12
Taekwon Do is renowned for developing focus, co-ordination, physical strength, self confidence, agility, balance, discipline and respect
For further information or to book a place in class, please contact Doreen on 086 1631271
ADULTS TAI CHI CLASS
Tai Chi & Qi Gong beginners class
Venue :Annacurra Community Hall
Wednesday mornings from 11.00 am to 12 midday.
Cost €80 for 8 week block
Class suitable for adults of all ages.
Tai Chi & Qi Gong helps to relieve stress, increase stamina, improve balance and prevent falls. It also helps to increases flexibility and mobility and has many other health benefits.
For further information or book a place please contact
Ann @ 087/6081219 Solarsoundhealingwicklow@gmail.com
Ann Martin is a Registered Instructor with the Jade Sun School of Tai Chi & Qi Gong www.jadesuntaichi.com.
BARNARDOS USED STAMP APPEAL
Thank you to all who have helped with this appeal. Thousands of stamps collected during the past few weeks. The collection boxes, are still at the following locations Annacurra Church.
The Saltee Pub and Londis, Aughrim.
Please help spread the word, by asking your family, friends and colleagues, to help with this worthy cause.
Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes
Starting in Annacurra on Wednesday mornings. Beginners welcome.
Learn gentle flowing healing movements that help to relieve stress, improve flexibility and mobility.
Tai Chi & Qi Gong Classes on Wednesday mornings from 11 – 12 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Results for January 20 th 2020 . Numbers drawn 4-6-11 -22 No jackpot winner. Match 3 winner Kathleen Carr, Annacurra. Next Jackpot €2400.
Draw held in Saltee on Monday night.
45 Card Drive
45 card drive will be on Friday January 31 in The saltee starting at 9pm.
Items to be included in Annacurra notes can be emailed to email@example.com by 9 pm on Sunday evening or phone 0833136925