Monthly Archives: May 2014

Glin Pier, June Weekend, Lifeguards on Duty

Lifeguards are on duty at Glin Pier for the June Holiday Weekend. The hours that lifeguards are on duty follow: Fri 30/5/14 8:30-10am & 5-9pm Sat 31/5/14 8am-12pm Sun 1/6/14 8am-1pm Mon 2/6/14 8am-1:30pm Looks like Saturday’s going to be … Continue reading

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Glin Library

Congratulations again to local author Tom Wall who will be reading from his book “The Boy from Glin Industrial School” in Woulfe’s Bookshop in Listowel on this Friday at 1.30 pm as part of the Listowel Writer’s Week events. There … Continue reading

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Conor Sheahan League 2014

The Conor Sheahan League 2014 kicked off yesterday evening, May 27th, at the Glin Rovers pitch. There was a great turnout on a beautiful sunny evening and six teams will battle it out over the coming weeks. Click here to see … Continue reading

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Historical Society meeting on Friday May 30th

Meeting of Glin Historical Society on Friday May 30th in Cloverfield Centre at 8 p.m. Please bring along old photos and artefacts. Everybody welcome.

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Children learn in Glin Library

Research shows that in their first three years, children absorb more language than they will do at any other time in their lives. Important building blocks in the early years of oral language development include talking to and with children, … Continue reading

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Parish News

Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Local news & information: log on to: http://www.glin.info Womens Workshops Continuing in Listowel: Blue Sky Events will continue their series of ‘Just Mise’ women’s workshops in the Listowel Arms Hotel on the 21st May … Continue reading

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The Knight’s Walk

The Knight’s Walk It is like climbing Calvary One needs to stop and rest Before you reach the hilltop And there you’ll find you’re blessed. There are benches erected on the way Like the stations of the Cross Where you … Continue reading

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Glin Library

You know summer is on the way when the tourists start calling in to the library. This week a mother and son from the San Fransisco area paid a visit and told me they were so delighted with everything about … Continue reading

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Parish Notes

Wedding: Congratulations to Ellen McSweeney, daughter of Carmel & the late Connie McSweeney and Richard Kelly, Buncrana, son of Patsy and Kathleen Kelly who were married recently. Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Local news & information: log on to: http://www.glin.infoContinue reading

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Summer 2014 Events

Welcome to the start of another super season at the pier. You will be glad to know that lifeguards are on duty for the June weekend. They’re on duty again on Tuesday July 1st for the Summer. Times and tides … Continue reading

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Parish Notes

Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Local news & information: log on to: http://www.glin.info Confirmation: The children of the parish will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation on Tuesday next the 13th May at 1.00 p.m. Glin Community Games: would like to thank … Continue reading

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Clover Field Daycare Centre

CLOVER FIELD DAY CARE CENTRE GLIN, Tel: 068-26033 RESIDENTS MEALS AND OPEN DAYS The Day Care Centre provides meals for the twenty-five residents five days per week and we cater for the wider communities with our ‘Open Days’. The ‘Open … Continue reading

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Cloverfield Day Care Centre

Future Activities Open Days – May 2014 Thurs 15th May at 12.30. The group attending are from Askeaton, Foynes, Shanagolden and Tarbert. Music by Stevie Donegan. Thurs 29th May at 12.30. The group attending are from Glin, Athea, Ballylongford and … Continue reading

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Glin Library

A new wheelchair parking space has been laid out in front of the library.

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West Limerick Resources, Wednesday 7/5/12

West Limerick Resources is urging the community to show their support by attending their public meeting on proposed changes to the local development sector which takes place this Wednesday, May 7th, in the Courtenay Lodge Hotel Newcastle West at 8pm. … Continue reading

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Invitation from Glin Library

Glin Library The library is one of the village’s greatest assets and, thankfully, is appreciated by the many people who use it either for books or internet access or art and craft exhibitions. Since it opened in 2005 it has … Continue reading

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Glin Red Cross

Glin Red Cross will be running a training course on the use of the defibrillator in May.  This is an invaluable skill and anybody interested in training or in  need of re-training, please contact Marie Fitzgerald at 086 8691821 or … 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 … Continue reading

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Parish Notes

Deaths: Sympathy is extended to the families of Mark Fleming, Corbry Estate; Anne Fitzgerald, East Mall and Mai Ellis formerly of Church Street. May they rest in peace. Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Local news & information: look up: … Continue reading

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