Avoca notes week June 27th

The Ballinaclash and Aughrim Fete will take place on Saturday 9th July from 2pm – 4pm in the Ballinatone Schoolhouse and Grounds. There will be Teas, Home Baking, Bottles. Vegetables, Plants, Books, Jams, Bric a Brac and a Raffle with Fun and Games for the Children. 


Avoca Ladies Football Club are hosting a Fundraiser on Friday 1st of July in The Woodenbridge Hotel At 7pm.

“Queen of the Vale” is sure to be a good night with 17 girls in the running to be crowned Avoca’s 1st Queen!

Thank you to all local businesses who have got involved to support us & to all our beautiful girls who are representing each business on the night .

Elaine Kinsella – Fitzgerald’s Bar & Lounge
Amy Fluskey Roche – Avoca Pharmacy
Katie Hawthorne – Hendleys Chipper
Naomi Crinion – Dels Bistro
Kerrie Fortune – Divinity Beauty
Claragh Conroy – Woodenbridge Hotel
Grace Harper – Cols Barbers
Georgina Canavan – Delaney’s Service Station
Tracy Sunderland – Kevin Power Kitchens
Molly Healy – KHCL
Tanya Sunderland – Philip O Neill & Sons Plumbing
Kirsty Hughes – John Gilvarry Harbour Engineering Electrical
Ashling Dowling – Glenhaven Foods
Erin Power – Glenmalure Lodge
Laoise Whelan O Neill – Mark Whelan Building Services
Sinead Keogh – Bolgers of Avoca Coaches
Susan Langrall – Hendleys Shop

Yes we are back.  Avoca annual trip will return this year. We hope to travel to the GlenEagle Hotel in Killarney. Date Monday 7th November for 4 nights of fun and music.  €50 non refundable deposit must be paid by 8th July.  

Contact Mary for further details between 9 and 5 @ 0402 35211.

Fr Brian has been appointed to a Parish in Dublin and sadly he will soon leave Avoca. As a token of our gratitude we will have a Cup of Tea and a Presentation in Avoca Community Centre after his Final Mass in Avoca on Sunday 3rd July.

All are welcome to attend.

Please spread the word to family, friends & neighbours.

For further info contact; Marie O Brien, Mary Dunne, Nora Hogan or Mary Delaney.

Avoca Community Employment have the following vacancies in Avoca. 

Castlemacadam Church & Graveyard  Maintenance Operative
 3 Graveyards Avoca   Maintenance Operative
Community & Heritage Centre  Admin Assistant.

Eligibility to participate on CE is generally linked to those who are 21 years or over and in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment for 1 year or more.

Please contact Supervisor on Tel 0402 30549 Mobile 089 2047069 or email ann@avocace.com for further information.

Community Hall Bingo

OnLine Bingo every Wednesdaynight. Contact Avoca Hall Committee on 0402 30549 for further information.


Notes should be emailed to avocacourthouse@gmail.com by 4 pm Friday

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