Monthly Archives: April 2014

Glin Library

The following is an extract from the book “A Frenchman’s Walk through Ireland 1796/97”. (Translated from the French of DE LATOGNAYE by JOHN STEVENSON)This little bit is when he came to Glin. It is interesting.  “ Fatigued by the long … Continue reading

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Historical Society meeting Friday, 25/4/2014

Meeting of Glin Historical Society on Friday 25/4/14 in cloverfield Daycare Centre at 8pm. Please bring along any old photos that might be of interest. the plan for the meeting follows: 1. Plan Summer events e.g. Sunday outings to Foynes, … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny Walk with Pictures

We had a great crowd for our Easter Bunny Walk on Sunday last.Organised by Mary Adams and Glin Development, the children really enjoyed the treasure hunt and there were lots of chocolate treats awaiting them along the way. In warm sunshine,the … Continue reading

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Glin ica

All GLIN ICA LADIES WISH EVERYBODY IN THE PARISH A VERY HAPPY EASTER. OUR  WHIST DRIVES CONTINUE ON TUESDAYS WEEKLY AT 8.30 . EVERYBODY IS WELCOME TO THESE MOST ENJOYABLE EVENINGS..

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Glin Library

The library will be closed for Easter holidays from Good Friday to Tuesday 22nd inclusive. Open on Wednesday 23rd at 11 am. Happy Easter to all readers.

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Easter Bunnys Knights Walk

The annual Easter Bunny Family Knights Walk will take place on Easter Sunday at 3.00p.m. The ‘Easter Bunny’ will have treats for the children along the Knights Walk and we are hoping for a big turnout  of walkers on the … Continue reading

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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, including individual portraits, team, group or class  photos can be given to any member of Glin … Continue reading

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Parish News 12/13 Apr.

Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Easter Services Invitation: We invite you to join us as we celebrate Holy Week in our Parish. May the Peace and Joy of the Risen Lord renew each of us, so that we may … Continue reading

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Glin Red Cross

Glin Red Cross. Glin Red Cross are urgently appealing for volunteers to hold periodically, the red cross mobile, and if necessary to contact trained members from a supplied list.  It is not a necessity to have any Red Cross training or … Continue reading

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St. Fergus’ National School Parents Council fundraiser

Our fundraising Coffee Morning will be on Sunday next the 13th April at O’Shaughnessy’s Bar after 11.00 a.m. Mass. All are welcome. Parents willing to offer goodies for sale on the day should please contact Ann in advance. Thanking you for your … Continue reading

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Glin Historical Society Meeting Friday 25th April 2014

The next meeting of Glin Historical Society will be held on Friday April 25th at 8 p.m. in Cloverfield Centre. Items for discussion: 1.     Plan Summer events e.g. Sunday outings to Foynes, Tarbert and Loughill. 2.     Plan Winter events e.g., … Continue reading

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Spring Clean April 9th 2014

St Fergus National School are spearheading a ‘spring clean’ day in Glin on Wednesday April 9th (weather permitting). All parents and supporters are welcome to join the effort at 1:30 today at the school or to have their own spring … Continue reading

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West Limerick Resources

Over recent decades West Limerick Resources have provided invaluable funding to the community in Glin for projects including the Town Park and Playground, Glin Heritage Trails, Tidy Towns, Cloverfield Homes for the Elderly and Cloverfield Day Care Centre. They are … Continue reading

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Glin Book Society

An interesting article from the Local History folder in Glin Library

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Springcleaning in Glin Library

This is the time of year when we all get a burst of energy and do a bit of springcleaning, so Peg issues an invitation to anybody who may find any Glin library books hidden under beds or tucked into … Continue reading

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Easter Bunnys Knights Walk

The annual Easter Bunny Family Knights Walk will take place on Easter Sunday at 3.00p.m. The ‘Easter Bunny’ will have treats for the children along the Knights Walk and we are hoping for a big turnout  of walkers on the … Continue reading

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Parish Notes 5/6 April

Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 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 … Continue reading

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Library Exhibition

Limerick Lace by Geraldine Cahillane and Tapestry by Maria Fulop is being displayed in the library at the moment. These pieces, which are not for sale, are so detailed and beautiful that you have to see them. The library will … Continue reading

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