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Children’s Christmas Eve Mass: will take place at 6.00 p.m. on the 24th Dec.  Parents are invited to come with their children for the 1st planning and rehearsal in preparation for the Mass, on Sunday 30th November after 11 am Mass.

Distribution of Parish Envelopes: The 2015 boxes of parish envelopes are now ready for distribution.  Those who normally distribute them are asked to contact Fr. Crawford to collect same – your help with this is greatly appreciated.  Any new volunteers are very welcome.

October Dues & November Offerings: Fr. Crawford would like to extend a huge thank you to all those who contributed so generously to the October Dues and November Offerings.

Private Tuition: for Primary School Children.  Telephone 087-2321897

Glin Baby & Toddler Group every Thursday from 10am to 12 noon in Ceol Corbrai Hall. €3 per family. Refreshments provided for adults and children – Everyone welcome.

School Calendar: The St. Fergus’ National School Calendar is now available to buy at a cost of €10.  Your support as always is greatly appreciated.

Glin GAA:  Best of luck to our Junior A footballers who play Kill, Co. Waterford in the Munster semi-final on Sunday in Newcastle West at 2pm.  Thank you to all our supporters.
St. Fergus’ National School Church Gate Collection: takes place before Masses this weekend.  Thanking you in advance for your support.

ICA Annual Senior Citizens Party: I.C.A. will host their annual Senior Citizens Party at Cloverfield Centre on Sunday 30th November starting with Mass at 1.00 p.m.  Names please to Sheila at Tommy Wallaces, Mary Moloney at Hogans and Frances at McNamaras.

ICA Whist Drive: every Tuesday night at 8.30 p.m. at Cloverfield.  All welcome!

Christmas Church Concert 2014 – The Three Tenors: Glin Development Association are delighted to announce that Ireland’s greatest voices, The Irish Tenors will perform in Glin Church on Tues 23rd of Dec. at 8.00p.m. Making their first appearance in Glin, this trio have performed concerts all over the world and with their “superb voices and friendly approach” these world class tenors will treat you to an evening of diverse songs from Sinatra, Simon and Garfunkel, Andrea Bocelli, Leonard Cohan, Pavarotti and traditional Irish airs. Tickets are available at the usual outlets, from members of Glin Development Association or from Siobhan @ 087 9944 245

St. Fergus’ N.S Parents Association are delighted to announce that Santa Claus and his helpers are coming to Ceol Corbrai Community Hall on Saturday 6th December from 11am to 1pm.  (This is the same weekend as Glin Old Fair Day) The cost to see Santa is €5 for 1 child or €10 for a family. Price includes a photograph & chocolate Santa.  Photographs will be distributed through the school. All monies raised from this event will go to the Parents Association who fund raise for the school.  We look forward to seeing you.

Dumping at Glin Pier: Recently a large quantity of poisonous asbestos was dumped at the wall by Glin Pier.  Anyone with any information please contact Limerick County Council or a member of Glin Development.

Ceol Corbrai Classes: Tuesday at 7.00 p.m. Irish Dancing Classes with Bobby and Mary Kelly.  Wednesday at 6.30 p.m. Taekwondo with Sara Dillon.  Wednesday at 6.00 p.m. Irish Music Classes with Willie Larkin (please note the change in the day). Thursdays at 10 a.m. to 12 noon Toddlers Playgroup.

Health & Fitness: Classes take place on Mondays from 8.00 to 9.00 p.m. in Ceol Corbrai Community Hall.  Price €8 pay as you go or €25 for 4 consecutive sessions.  Personal training €30 per hour or €100 for 4 sessions.  If interested, please call Colm on 0851111617.

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