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First Saturday out for Glin Tidy Towns!

First Saturday out for Glin Tidy Towns! Tackled the paving and the flower bed of the Glin Festival plot. Everyone welcome to help out! 11am Saturday! Give just one hour to see a difference. Picture of newly planted tubs at … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter

26th/27thMay: Holy Trinity Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Norma McKeon, Mary O Brien, Grace Fitzgerald Sunday 11.00 a.m.: John Culhane, Marie McKenna Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Paul Curley Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Nodlaig Adams Readers … Continue reading

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Maintenance works complete on Glin Knights Walk and Heritage Trails.

Knights Walk and Heritage Trails. Upgrade and maintenance works on the Knights Walk which were commissioned by Glin Development are now complete. Now is a great time to take in our beautiful scenic walks in Glin. The weather is good … Continue reading

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19th/20th May: Pentecost Sunday Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Betty Brown, Betty Ann McSweeney, Mike Fennell Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Denis Flaherty, Fiona Moore Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Nicola Cunningham Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Eufrocina Clemente … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns

Welcome Margaret to Glin Tidy Towns.. Margaret Mulcahy TUS, and John Anthony Culhane of Glin Development and Tidy Towns holding a briefing session in Glin Town Park. Margaret is the new Litter Control Officer. Margaret is responsible for litter collection … Continue reading

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Glin Tidy Towns – weekly cleanup!

Glin Tidy Towns are commencing weekly cleanup on Saturday 26th May. Meeting point will be the Town Park at 11 am. We are looking for volunteers from the wider community of Glin of all age groups, who would like to … Continue reading

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Glin GAA

Pat Martin Memorial Tournament Glin GAA club are delighted to announce that the Pat Martin memorial Gaelic football tournament will take place on Friday June 1st at Glin GAA field. Pat was an outstanding footballer on the Glin teams of the … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter

12th/13th May: Seventh Sunday of Easter – Ascension of the Lord Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Michael O Connor, Marie Shine, Mary Hogan Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Sean Flanagan, Alice O Shaughnessy, Alice Moore Readers for this … Continue reading

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Glin GAA

Table Quiz Glin GAA club will be holding a fundraising table quiz in the Captain’s this Friday evening at 9pm. All welcome. Cúl Camps Glin/Gerald Griffin’s Cúl Camp will take place in Glin’s GAA pitch this summer from July 30th to August 3rd. Places can … Continue reading

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Conor Sheehan ⚽️League⚽️ May 7th

Please note that the Conor Sheehan Soccer League for all pupils will commence on Monday next 7th May at 6.15pm in the Glin Rovers pitch. Click below for a trip down memory lane…. https://glin.info/2016/06/12/conor-sheahan-finals-2016/   https://glin.info/2015/06/07/conor-sheahan-league-all-over-for-2015/  

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5th/6th May: Sixth Sunday of Easter. Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Norma McKeon, Mary O Brien, Grace Fitzgerald Sunday 11.00 a.m.: John Culhane, Marie McKenna Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Teresa Culhane Sunday 11.00 a.m.: … Continue reading

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Composting workshop and ladybird identification workshop with West Limerick Resources…

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Bee and Butterfly Workshops 🐝🦋

🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋🐝🦋 BEE AND BUTTERFLY WORKSHOPS Community Bee Monitoring Workshop Adare Village Hall, Co Limerick DATE: on request for both workshops… This workshop will provide training in bee identification, surveying and recording techniques. It will consist of an indoor presentation and … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 28th/29th April 2018.

28th/29th April 2018; Fifth Sunday of Easter. Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Betty Brown, Betty Ann McSweeney, Mike Fennell Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Denis Flaherty, Fiona Moore Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Mary Culhane Sunday 11.00 … Continue reading

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Glin GAA

Cúl Camps Glin/Gerald Griffin’s Cúl Camp will take place in Glin’s GAA pitch this summer from July 30th to August 3rd. Places can be booked online now at  www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie. Lotto Lotto was held in Dunne’s last Sunday evening. Numbers drawn were 2, … Continue reading

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21st/22nd April 2018; Fourth Sunday of Easter: World Day of Prayer for Vocations. Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Michael O Connor, Marie Shine, Mary Hogan Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Sean Flanagan, Alice O Shaughnessy, Alice Moore Readers … Continue reading

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Glin GAA

Church Gate Collection We would like to say a big thank you to all those who supported the Glin Bord na nÓg church gate collection last weekend. Cúl Camps Glin/Gerald Griffin’s Cúl Camp will take place in Glin’s GAA pitch … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter

14th/15th April 2018; Third Sunday of Easter Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Norma McKeon, Mary O Brien, Grace Fitzgerald Sunday 11.00 a.m.: John Culhane, Marie McKenna Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Michael Fennell Sunday 11.00 … Continue reading

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Glin GAA

Intermediate C’ship Our boys suffered a 1-13 to 0-7 defeat to Pallasgreen last Sunday evening in the second round of the Intermediate championship at the Bog Garden, Rathkeale. Though it was a disappointing defeat, a number of the younger lads … Continue reading

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Glin Pastoral Council – Easter Sunday 🌞

Easter Vigil From darkness into the light we sing: Lumen Christi – Thanks be to God! From remembering our history to giving glory for Christs ressurection: we quiet our hearts and listen to the Word From honouring what was to … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – Holy Saturday…..

Holy Saturday: Waiting with Jesus “I said to my soul, be still, and wait without hope For hope would be hope for the wrong thing; wait without love For love would be love of the wrong thing; there is yet … Continue reading

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🚴‍♀️RÁS🚴‍♂️ MUMHAN 31/3/18

KERRY GROUP RÁS MUMHAN: Please note that on Easter Saturday March 31 the first major Stage Race of the Irish Cycle Racing season will pass through GLIN 3 times. The 1st time will be approx 11.34am on its way from … Continue reading

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Ella Tobin 🌟Star🌟 of the Tournament

There is so much talent in Glin with our younger generation!! Here is Ella Tobin getting a “Stars of the Tournament” award at the U14 Viking Cup in Waterford yesterday, playing for Limerick Desmond’s. Well done Ella!

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – Good Friday….

Good Friday: On not avoiding the discomfort… Prayer for Good Friday (John Vest) God of mystery and wonder, because we know the ending of the story, it’s tempting for us to ignore the darkness of this day. It’s tempting for … Continue reading

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Glin Parish Pastoral Council – celebrating Holy Thursday…

Holy Thursday: All gathered at table This year we hear much talk of fakenews, of who is with us and who is against us, of choosing sides. Holy Thursday is a moment of table fellowship, where all gather around the … Continue reading

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Glin – Good Friday Team Limerick Cleanup

Hi Good Friday is the county clean up day of our roads and byways of rubbish and litter. This is a shout out 📢 to all the wonderful volunteers who come out and help to clean up our town lands … Continue reading

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Glin GAA

Table Quiz Thanks very much to everyone who supported our table quiz last Friday night in Geoghegan’s. We had a great turnout and will be holding another quiz in the upcoming weeks. Lotto We are delighted to announce that you … Continue reading

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Mind Your Mental Training Workshop

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Pub ❔Quiz❓ 23/3/18

Glin GAA club table quiz takes place Friday 23/3/18 in Geoghegan’s at 9.30. All support welcome.

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Comhaltas 🎻Concert🎼 23/3/18

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24th/25th March 2018: Palm Sunday – Summer time begins (Clocks forward 1 hour) Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week: (31st March/1st April) Vigil Mass 8.00 p.m.: Norma McKeon, Mary O Brien, Grace Fitzgerald Sunday 11.00 a.m.: John Culhane, Marie McKenna Holy … Continue reading

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Community Games ❓Quiz❔ – Good Luck☘

COUNTY FINAL PRIMARY SCHOOLS’ QUIZ: Good Luck to the St Fergus team taking part in twhich he county final of the primary schools’ quiz will be held in the Woodlands, Adare at 7.00pm sharp this evening,Wednesday, 21st March.

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Glin – Good Friday Team Limerick Cleanup

Hi Good Friday is the county clean up day of our roads and byways of rubbish and litter. This is a shout out 📢 to all the wonderful volunteers who come out and help to clean up our town lands … Continue reading

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Karl O’Sullivan of ⚽️Limerick FC⚽️

Karl O’Sullivan of Limerick FC eduring the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Limerick FC and Cork City FC on March 16, 2018 at The Markets Field, LImerick. (Photo © Conor Wyse).

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Parish Newsletter: 17th/18th March 2018.

17th/18th March 2018: Patron Saint of Ireland – Holyday of Obligation/ 5th Sunday of Lent Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Betty Brown, Betty Ann McSweeney, Mike Fennell Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Denis Flaherty, Fiona Moore Readers for … Continue reading

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GAA🏐 Lotto💰 Launch 18/3/18

Club Lotto Launch Night March 18th will mark an historic first in Glin GAA club’s history when we launch our first ever weekly lotto. Huge work has been going on behind the scenes by a dedicated group of club volunteers … Continue reading

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Glin Defib Training Course – – – 7th April.

Spring (?) is upon us and it’s the time of year again for CFR (Cardiac First Responder)and Defibrillator Training. The first course of the season will be on Saturday 7th APRIL in Conway’s function room, Glin. Please contact Marie on … Continue reading

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GAA🏐 Bord na nOg Registration✒

Glin GAA: Bord na nOg are holding this years player registration on Sunday, March 18 from 12 to 1pm at the clubhouse. First child – €20, 2nd child – €15, third child €10 and a family is €50. Please register … Continue reading

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Gaeltacht 🇮🇪 Bursaries 💰

Munster Ladies Gaelic Football Association are offering three Gaeltacht Bursaries to Post Primary school girls who will be attending an Irish college in the Gaeltacht in 2018. Applicants must currently be fully registered members of the Ladies Gaelic Football Association. … Continue reading

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Coffee☕ morning Sun 11 March

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Cross Country 🏃‍♂️Runners🏃‍♀️ wanted

Cross Country county finals are due to take place in Rathkeale in April. We are looking for any child over 6 and under 17 living in the parish who are interested in competing. The distances range from 300m to 1200m … Continue reading

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Pub ❔Quiz❓ March 9 🏀Basketball🏀 Fundraiser

It’s that time of year again for the Athea Vikens Basket Ball annual quiz in Knockdown. Glin has a number of children & teenagers playing basketball in Athea Vixens club. To raise some much needed funds for the club and … Continue reading

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Community Games 🥇Gold Medal🥇 for Maurice Fitzgerald

Last weekend kids from Glin participated in the limerick county community games swimming gala. A great day was had by all. Jack and Adam Hutchinson had great swims and showed great style and technique. Sisters Eimear and Caoimhe O’Sullivan had … Continue reading

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GAA

County League Campaign The first game of the year sees us taking on last year’s County Junior championships, Galtee Gaels at the field in Glin on Saturday, March 3rd. The men from Kilbeheny had a great 2017, winning the county … Continue reading

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Parish Newsletter: 25th February 2018.

24th/25th February 2018: Second Sunday of Lent Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Betty Brown, Betty Ann McSweeney, Mike Fennell Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Denis Flaherty, Fiona Moore Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: Louise MacNamara Sunday 11.00 … Continue reading

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Dog Fouling problem – Glin.

Anyone walking the path to Tarbert with their dog/dogs can you PLEASE CLEAN UP after they do their business. The path is a disgrace with dog fouling. Bags available from PEG in the LIBRARY.  

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Illegal Dumping at Glin Pier.

  On approximately Monday last (19th Feb), bags of household rubbish were dumped at the back of Glin pier (west side). These bags were subsequently broken open by scavenging crows and wind and tide spread it all across a wide … Continue reading

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Illegal dumping at Glin Pier.

Isn’t this shameful 😡. Our beautiful pristine shoreline destroyed by some disgusting shameless person 😡😡😡😡 Thanks to DES SCANLON for cleaning up this contaminated lot.  

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Gaa

Table Quiz Glin GAA club would like to thank all those who participated in, and contributed to, our second fundraising table quiz of the year, last Friday night in Conway’s. With only a single point separating 1st, 2nd and 3rd, the … Continue reading

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Lifeguards 🏊‍♂️ Glin & Kilteery 2018

Limerick City and County Council is establishing a panel for the position of Temporary Lifeguard – Glin & Kilteery Piers for Summer 2018. Candidates will demonstrate through their application and at the interview that he/she: holds as a minimum, a … Continue reading

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