FIELD DAY 2019
The total raised for the field day this year was €5,234.35. This was in or around the same as last year but considering the weather it could have been down considerably on previous years. Again, a sincere thanks to all involved, in particular the parish council, their spouses, their children and their friends without whom it would not have happened. Raffle Results: one. Abbeylawn Bench, Claire O’Connor; two. €80/Lamb, Pat Kennedy; three. La Taverna Armento Voucher, Breda Shannon; four. Colette Ward Gift, Pam Murphy; five. Wicklow Hurling Jersey, Lifely Family; six. Daybreak Voucher, Fr JP Sheridan; seven. Italian Hamper, Helen Byrne and Philip McDonald; eight. Round of Golf, Lisa Molloy; nine. Wine, Matthew Shannon; 10. One4All Voucher, Hannah Kirwan; 11. Wine, Cllr Pat Kennedy; 12. Wood-Turned Pens, Keelan Stapleton; 13. Jewellery Set, Alan White; 14. Tin of Biscuits, E. and C Whitty. Other Competitions Sweets in a Jar Closest Guesses: Jar one (Marshmallows) 348 – Chloe Aylward (360); Jar two (M and Ms/Smarties) 2,248 - Kate Byrne (2,200) Jar three (Fruitellas) 839 – Kiya Anderson (813). Guess the Dolly’s Name ‘Clara’ – Kiya Anderson (Clare). (Thanks to Eva and Ewan Hannay for running this). Children’s Art Competition Prize x 4: Family Pass to Tinahely Farm Shop (first prizes – each age category) one. Issy Penston two. Ceallach Murphy three. Nathan Byrne four. Keeva Byrne.
June 24 numbers: 13-14-1720. There was no winner. Two match-three winners who receive €50: Irene Ní Chonaill, Killacloran (sold by Anne Byrne); Freddie Horan, Kilballyowen Next week, the lotto will be €2,250
Preban: July 19 at 7.30 p.m. Annacurra: July 21 at 7.30 p.m. Rosahane: July 14 at 2 p.m. Macreddin Upr: July 15 at 8 p.m. Macreddin Lwr: July 22 at 8 p.m. Carnew: July 21 (Rosary at 1.15 p.m.) Tomacork: July 21 (Mass at 2 p.m.). Coolfancy: August 4 (Mass at 2 p.m. followed by sale of work). Shillelagh: August 17 (6 p.m. prayer at Workhouse Cemetery, Chapel Lane; 6.30 p.m. Mass in Shillelagh).
Next Saturday sees our county Wicklow tag rugby champions travelling to Carlow IT for the Leinster Finals. We would like to wish our under-11 and under-14 boys and girls all the luck of Wicklow and to do your best and enjoy the experience.
This Saturday, July 6, our intermediates play their first game of the championship. It is on in Wicklow at 6.45 p.m. against Kilmacanogue. Best of luck lads and all support would be appreciated.
We send our deepest regrets to the McDonald family on the very sad passing of Sheila. She was a great supporter of the club and will be missed by everyone.
To the Keohane family on the passing of Noel.
We also send our condolences to the Cleary family on Joe’s passing. Joe was a top-class handballer and he also played for Annacurra in the 1955 county senior final.
The members of Annacurra Indoor Bowls club extend their sympathy to our colleague Kathleen McAllister on the recent death of her sister Mary Moules RIP. We also extent our sympathy to Mary’s husband John and family.
Our Bowls Club is in Summer recess at present. Bowling usually recommences for the new season in mid-September when we hope there will be a number of new members joining.
KIDS SUMMER CAMP IN ANNACURRA
The Bricx Club Lego AND Krafty Kidz Summer Camp. Due to such an interest in our July dates, we are delighted to announce we will be running a second summer camp in Annacurra Community Hall.
Dates: Monday, August 12, to Friday, August 16. Times: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Cost €55 per child. Age group age three to 12.
We are combining our two amazing and fun companies The Bricx Club Lego and Krafty Kidz Art and Craft Club.
To book a place or for more information about the summer camp, please contact Olive at 086 0647911.
TINAHELY VARIETY GROUP
Tinahely Variety Group invites you to the launch of our 2019-20 season on Friday, July 5, in the Courthouse Arts Centre at 8 p.m. Come along and enjoy some refreshments. We are currently looking for help with stage crew, costumes, make-up, set design and construction, sound and lighting and of course actors.
Items to be included in Annacurra notes can be emailed to an[email protected] by 9 p.m. on Sunday evening or phone 083 3136925.