The ‘Pop Up Shop’ Event was held at Avoca School last Thursday, 12th of April from 7 to 10 p.m. It was deemed an excellent night out by all those in attendance. This event was organised as a fundraiser to help raise money to put an all-weather surface on our pitch. The whopping total of €4,215 was raised. This is down to the excellent organisational; skills of Kalinda Healy, with assistance from her hardworking committee, Caitriona Healy, Grainne Brady, Melanie Goodship, Nessa Whelan, Caitriona Morgan, Agnes Strahan, Terry Murphy, Michelle Byrne, Jo Anne McLoughlin, Pamela Bracken Pam Short, Sharon O’ Connor,Vivienne Connell and Veronica Barry among others. The school community is very grateful for all of your hard work and support with this project. Many thanks to all of the staff of Avoca N.S. for your help at this event. We are grateful for the sponsorship received from the following: Clara Lara Fun Park, The Woodenbridge Hotel, Red Door Fitness, Yum Cake Shop, Arklow Bay Hotel. Mickey Finn’s Brewery, The Meetings Pub, Dora Tinsley, Agnes Strahan, Pamela Strahan, Mrs Kavanagh, Michelle Byrne, Josephine Kenny, Grainne Brady and Kalinda Healy and Caitrona Morgan,Burren Jewellery, Avcoca Handweavers and Freddie Hamilton Catering Kilcole.