Monthly Archives: March 2014

Glin Development Assoc.

A meeting of Glin Dev. Assoc. will be held at Conways on Thurs. next 3rd of April at 8.30pm.

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Old Photographs

The website would welcome any old photographs to be included in a weekly photo album which we hope to begin shortly. Any old photos can be given to any member of Glin Development and any accompanying notes or details relating … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Notes 29/30th March 2014

Whist Drive: at Cloverfield every Tuesday night at 8.30 p.m. All welcome. Scoil Fonn agus Amhráin 2014: The County Limerick Day for Scoil Fonn is Amhrán take place in St. Fergus’ National School, Glin On Sunday 6th at 11.00 a.m. … Continue reading

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The Joy of Reading

The most wonderful thing that reading offers is a peep into another world. But it is also good for your mental health. We feed our bodies with food, our minds with reading and our spirits with prayer or meditation. We … Continue reading

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GLIN ICA

Some members from Glin ICA will attend Limerick Week, in An Grianan, Teirmeanfeicin, from the 7th to 11th July inclusive. This week is always very enjoyable. A choice of courses is offered, i.e lace making, bead making, cookery etc. Also … Continue reading

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Glin in 1847/48

Glin in 1847/48 In all libraries there is a corner for local interest and local history. It is surprising what one can learn by browsing through some of the books or articles. Here are some snippets about Glin which I … Continue reading

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Parish Notes 22/23-03-14

Tidy Towns: Plastic bags have been left with Peg at Glin Library which people from various townlands affected by roadside litter can fill and return to courthouse for disposal. With the evenings getting longer maybe some neighbours can take a … Continue reading

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Glin Library

Limerick Lace Exhibition. This exhibition you must see. Geraldine Cahillane of Ballyhahill/Loughill ICA has kindly agreed to show her items of Limerick Lace which she has been working on for the past two years and for which she won a … Continue reading

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Parish Notes 09/03/14

Whist Drive: at Cloverfield every Tuesday night at 8.30 p.m. All welcome. Church Gate Collection: Thank you to all who supported Ballyguiltenane National School Church Gate collection last weekend. Your support is greatly appreciated. Ballyguiltenane National School: Enrolment Forms for … Continue reading

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Glin Development Association

A meeting of Glin Dev. Assoc. will be held on Thurs. 20th of March at 8.30pm. Any new members are welcome.

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Glin Library

Thursday March 6 is World Book Day. All are welcome to drop in to the library even if only to say Hello and have a look around. Peg is glad to be reminded of another local author Olda FitzGerald whose … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Notes 4th March 2014

Ash Wednesday: Next Wednesday 5th March is Ash Wednesday – a day of fast & abstinence.  Ashes will be available at 10a.m. Mass. Whist Drive: at Cloverfield every Tuesday night at 8.30 p.m. All welcome. Church Gate Collection: Ballyguiltenane National … Continue reading

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Secret of long life… Work, Pint, Pipe

The following piece was kindly submitted by George Langan. Michael Langan 1873-1974, Cahara. (son of Maurice 1.) Mick Langan took over the place from his father-in-law John Sexton,circa 1907. I remember Mick well. He was a very communicative and intelligent … Continue reading

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