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Happy days: APAA Pre-Christmas Shopping

Happy Days are approaching fast, especially APAA’s Pre-Christmas Shopping. Happy hunting grounds ahead … Ready, steady, go!

  • Lagoa’s Convento’bio, Friday, November 10, from 11am-4pm. Look out for APAA’s stall, with Jenny’s new exotic flavoured jams, preserves and chutneys; and Jackie’s scrummy cookies.
  • Ferragudo’s famous Sunday Car Boot Sales, Fair and Street Market. Sunday, November 12 and December 10, from 8am to 12 noon.
  • ‘Pop-Up’ at O Tasco, near Portimão. Wednesday, November 22, from 12 noon to 3pm. Meet and greet. Friendly, good deal menu – book direct 282 471 769.
  • APAA’s special Christmas Lunch. Tuesday, December 12, at 12.30pm for 1pm start, at Recanto dos Mouros, a favourite spot looking out at Silves Castle. Always a good hearty meal: choice of boar stew or ‘bacalhau com natas’ (creamy codfish). Vegetarian option available. Desserts, coffee, water, wine, or beer. €24 for members and €26 for non-members. APAA’s Christmas gift table featuring jewellery and those special somethings on sale. Please book your lunch direct with Jenny 919 041 903 or email [email protected]

SNiP (Spaying and Neutering Programme), APAA’s main agenda for the Algarve, raises money to help keep feral cat populations down, as well as helping with abandoned dogs, and shelters and charities in need. Remember every little helps.