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Glin ‘Pride of Place’ Clean Up. Good Friday, April 3rd, 11 oclock at Town Park, Glin. As part of the Team Limerick Cleanup , Glin Development Association are calling on all parishioners, both young and old to help with a … Continue reading
An article in Saturday’s edition of Irish Times informs us that Tom Wall, former student in Glin Industrial School, is donating historical documents from Glin Industrial School to the Department of History in the University of Limerick. This is a … Continue reading
County League Glin 1-7 Kilteely-Dromkeen 0-4 Our 2nd County League game of the year was a rematch of last year’s county final against Kilteely-Dromkeen on Sundayevening. We started well, with James Wallace fielding a pin point pass from Darren Sheahan … Continue reading
best of luck to Laura on The Voice!!! RTE1 6:30 pm Sunday 29th March 2015
Easter Services: Palm Sunday: Masses as usual Tuesday 31st March: Confessions in Glin Church at 7.00 p.m. with Fr. Austin McNamara Holy Thursday: 2nd April: Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 8.00 p.m. Good Friday: 3rd April: 3.00 p.m. … Continue reading
The library was pleased, on Tuesday 24th, to host Barry Conway from California who spoke about the people from West Limerick and North Kerry who set up homes in the Ottawa Valley in the 1800’s. These people kept alive the Irish … Continue reading
County League Glin 0-16 Gerald Griffins 0-12 Our second meeting with neighbours Gerald Griffins inside 7 days turned out to be another tight affair. It also marked the first time a Glin team played a match on an artificial surface … Continue reading
Now that we are into the spring and people are beginning to tend to their gardens I include the following from page 104 of “The Life & Rhymes of Paddy Faley” – from the local history corner of the library. … Continue reading
West Intemediate C’Ship QF Glin 1-10 Gerald Griffins 1-9 Our first season as an intermediate team since 2007 began in Foynes last Saturday with the neighbours Gerald Griffins providing the opposition in the quarter final of the West Intermediate Championship. … Continue reading
Glin Library Event Mark your diary for Tuesday 24th March in Glin Library. Professor Barry Conway, California, will be giving a talk on the “wonderful old souls who left the Glin area for Canada prior to the 1850s.” They had … Continue reading
Development Draw The first development draw of 2015 will take place on the 11th of April next. It costs €100 for the year which can be paid through the year if you wish. There will be 10 draws during the … Continue reading
Pioneer Total Abstinence Association: will those members who wish to receive the Silver Pin (25 years a Pioneer) or Gold Pin (50 years a Pioneer) please hand in their names to Julia Ryan 068-34169. Ballyguiltenane National School: Enrolment forms for … Continue reading
I came across this in the 1990 Ballyguiltenane Journal. It is an interesting piece on the history of Glin in 1816 – pre famine times. Sorry if the pages are in the wrong order. Read title page first. I have … Continue reading
Dates to Remember: First Confession for Communion Classes: Thursday 19th March at 7.00 p.m First Holy Communion will be held on Saturday 2nd May 2015. Fleadh Cheoil Luimnigh will be hosted in Glin from 30th May to 4th June. Local … Continue reading
World Book Day is being celebrated on Thursday 5th March so no better place to go than to Glin library where you can get books for free.