Monthly Archives: June 2014

Glin Day Care Centre – Open Days – July/August 2014

Thurs 24th July at 12.30. The group attending are from Glin, Athea, Ballylongford and Moyvane. Music by Ger Conaghan. Thurs 7th Augustat 12.30. The group attending are from Askeaton, Foynes, Shanagolden and Tarbert. Music by Ger Conaghan. Thurs 21st Augustat … Continue reading

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Glin Summer Festival 2014

“They’re pink, they’re perky and they’re hot to trotter!” Glin Summer Festival 2014 – Saturday 9th August at 8pm sharp. Live pig racing on Main Street, Glin. There are 6 races and 6 pigs in each race. The pigs have … Continue reading

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Summer in Glin Library

Summertime can sometimes be quiet in libraries as people tend to go to the beach or have picnics etc but it can bring lots of lovely visitors also. Last week in Glin library there were people from Ottawa in Canada, … Continue reading

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Glin Development Association Ltd.

At a recent meeting of Glin Development Association, plans for the summer season were outlined. As part of the 5 year plan agreed with Limerick County Council, improvements at Glin Pier are continuing. The access road, parking and toilet facilities, … Continue reading

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Red Cross – Glin Defibrillator Group.

Glin Defibrillator Group will be hosting a coffee morning on Sunday 6th July after Mass in O’Shaughnessys  Ivy House.  We are looking forward to a lovely morning for a coffee and a chat  and your support will be greatly appreciated.

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Corpus Christi Procession on Sunday 22/6/14

The annual Corpus Christi Procession (weather permitting) will take place on Sunday 22nd June after 11am Mass.  Please join us – ending at Cloverfield.  

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St Fergus 2nd Green Flag Celebration 20/6/14

St Fergus NS are celebrating their successful achievement of a second Green Flag. The school is having a ‘green day’ today and the flag will be raised after lunch. Families are invited to attend and there will be a green … Continue reading

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Glin ICA WHIST DRIVES

GLIN ICA HELD THE LAST WEEKLY WHIST DRIVE ON 17TH JUNE. WE WILL HOLD 3 WHIST DRIVES DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS AS FOLLOWS 15TH JULY 12TH AUGUST 9TH SEPTEMBER WE WILL RESUME OUR WEEKLY WHIST IN EARLY OCTOBER WE THANK … Continue reading

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From Canada to Glin

Last week I invited people in to have a browse through the Local History corner but was not expecting anyone from Ottawa, Canada to take up the offer. It was a pleasure to meet and greet Berry Conway, from that … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter

Annual Corpus Christi Procession: (weather permitting) will take place on Sunday 22nd June after 11.00 a.m. Mass.  Please join us – ending at Cloverfield. Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032 Local news & information: log on to: http://www.glin.info Glin Development … Continue reading

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Glin Library – Local History

While Ayda Daly enjoys the Toy Corner, Glin library has some very interesting books in the Local History Corner. The following is an extract from “A Pauper Warren- West Limerick 1845-49” by Gerard Curtin . “On the 8th May 1847 … Continue reading

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Red Cross – Glin Defibrillator Group Coffee Morning

Glin Defibrillator Group will be hosting a coffee morning on Sunday 6th July after Mass in O’Shaughnessys  Ivy House.  We are looking forward to a lovely morning for a coffee and a chat  and your support will be greatly appreciated.

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Red Cross – Glin Defibrillator Group

TRAINING COURSE: Training course:  The Defibrillator Group are running a training course in the use of the Defibrillator and CPR on Monday and Tuesday, July 7th and 8th from 7.30 – 10pm in Conways.  Both nights need to be completed … Continue reading

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Red Cross – Glin Defibrillator Group

TRAINING COURSE: Training course:  The Defibrillator Group are running a training course in the use of the Defibrillator and CPR on Monday and Tuesday, July 7th and 8th from 7.30 – 10pm in Conways.  Both nights need to be completed … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter

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 11th June … Continue reading

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Limerick City and Council merge

Friday, 6th June is the day when the 1st Annual meeting of Limerick City and County Council takes place. Since June 1st there is now only one council between city and county. All City and County Council buildings, including Glin … Continue reading

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Red Cross – Glin Defibrillator Group

Gllin Defibrillator Group would like to thank those who responded to the recent appeal for volunteers to carry the Defibrillator Mobile.  This positive response will ensure the continued success of the service for the Glin town and townlands.  A new … Continue reading

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Glin Festival 2014

Glin Festival will take place on Friday 8th, Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th August 2014.  Lots of new and exciting things happening this year……watch this space !!

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Last few sessions before we close for summer

We are open this Thursday from 10am til 12 noon in Coel Corbrai Community Hall. E3 per family with refreshments provided for adults and children.  We will be closing shortly for the summer holidays and our last day will take … Continue reading

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Tidy Towns Clean Up – Wed 4th June 7:30pm

Ní neart go cur le chéile. Tidy Towns cleanup this evening, Wed 4th June. Meeting at the Town Park at 7:30pm. The weather forecast is good for the day so hopefully all who use the park, pier and playground will … Continue reading

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