Clarina Jan 18

“CALCUTTA CALLING”: - A Night at the Races. Fr. Pat Hogan’s Calcutta Calling group including our own Jim O’Farrell and Brian Hartigan are holding a Race Night at the Woodlands Hotel, Adare, on Friday, January 17 at 8.30pm. Your support for this fun night out would be greatly appreciated. The group are traveling to Calcutta, at the end of January. All monies collected by Calcutta Calling go in total to support organizations working with the poor on the streets of Calcutta. On the night the “Operation More or Less” team who had a ten week slim coming up to Christmas in aid of Calcutta Calling will present a cheque to Fr. Pat. All are welcome and please bring a friend.

“CALCUTTA CALLING”: - A Night at the Races. Fr. Pat Hogan’s Calcutta Calling group including our own Jim O’Farrell and Brian Hartigan are holding a Race Night at the Woodlands Hotel, Adare, on Friday, January 17 at 8.30pm. Your support for this fun night out would be greatly appreciated. The group are traveling to Calcutta, at the end of January. All monies collected by Calcutta Calling go in total to support organizations working with the poor on the streets of Calcutta. On the night the “Operation More or Less” team who had a ten week slim coming up to Christmas in aid of Calcutta Calling will present a cheque to Fr. Pat. All are welcome and please bring a friend.

BALLYBROWN/CLARINA COMMUNITY GAMES: We would like to wish everybody a very Happy & Peaceful 2014. We look forward to seeing you all either taking part or coming to support all the great children we have in Ballybrown/Clarina taking part in a variety of different community games and activities that will be taking place this year.

Draughts- has started back again in the Community Centre on Thursdays nights from 7-8pm. We would like to see all children that have being coming alone since October to turn up next Thursday night. We hope to pick the teams for U10,U12,U14 that will go onto represent Ballybrown/Clarina in the Limerick County first round of competitions which will be taking place in February.

Talent Competition- The Ballybrown/Clarina selection for the talent competition will take place at the end of January, exact date and venue will be advised next week. All children looking to take part should be practicing at home with friends and family. We will soon be contacting the winners of the Handwriting and Art competitions to advise then of the exact date of the Limerick finals once we have received the date from Community Games. BALLYBROWN/CLARINA COMMUNITYGAMES COMMITTEE

BALLYBROWN NATIONAL SCHOOL: Applications are now being taken for children who wish to enrol in Ballybrown National School for the school year beginning September 2014. The closing date for application is 3 p.m. on Friday, January 24. Please contact the school on 061 353276. Email: ballybrowns.ias@eircom.net

MPCC CREDIT UNION – NOTICE OF AGM: The Board of Directors of MPCC Credit Union would like to advise all members that the A.G.M. takes place on Monday, January 20 at 8.00pm in Ballybrown Community Resource Centre in Clarina. All members are invited and encouraged to attend as you have the right to know about your local Credit Union. Your questions and suggestions are therefore important and always welcome. Refreshments will be served and a draw for members in attendance will take place on the night.