Feb 23

Ellen McSweeney

Reporter:

Ellen McSweeney

LIMERICK CITIZENS INFORMATION: Our mobile information unit will be visiting Glin on Friday 22 February. Staff will be on hand to provide you with information and advice on all your rights and entitlements. The service is free, confidential and independent and is part of a network of over 80 centres throughout the country. It is not necessary to make an appointment; your enquiry will be treated in the strictest confidence. Information on Social Welfare, Family Issues, Health Services, Employment Rights, Housing, Consumer Affairs and Taxation will be available. You can drop in to our mobile unit or Lo-call 1890 777 121 or log on to www.citizensinformation.ie

LIMERICK CITIZENS INFORMATION: Our mobile information unit will be visiting Glin on Friday 22 February. Staff will be on hand to provide you with information and advice on all your rights and entitlements. The service is free, confidential and independent and is part of a network of over 80 centres throughout the country. It is not necessary to make an appointment; your enquiry will be treated in the strictest confidence. Information on Social Welfare, Family Issues, Health Services, Employment Rights, Housing, Consumer Affairs and Taxation will be available. You can drop in to our mobile unit or Lo-call 1890 777 121 or log on to www.citizensinformation.ie

FASHION SHOW: Tarbert Comprehensive School Parents Association presents a Fashion Show in Ceol Corbrai, Glin, Friday 8 March at 8pm. On the night there will be a wine and cheese reception, raffle, door prize and a spot prize. Tickets are E10. For tickets please contact 0877941471.

GLIN LIBRARY: The Library will be closed from Tuesday 26 February to Friday 1 March.

ENROLMENT FORMS: Enrolment Forms for Scholl year 2013/2014 are now available from our two local Primary Schools, Ballyguiltenane National and St Fergus’ National Schools.

GLIN BABY & TODDLER GROUP: every Thursday in Ceol Corbrai Hall from 10 til 12 noon. Light refreshments for the adults and fruit/toast/juice for the children. E3 per family. All welcome.

CONGRATULATIONS: Congratulations to Din Lane of Clonoughter who held his 90th birthday party in Barretts pub recently. Din held court to a packed crowd of family and friends, all of whom enjoyed the lively night. Din still plants his own spuds and cabbage every year and that’ is what keeps him in such fine fettle. Din features in the book “Vanishing Ireland”, describing his life as a turf dealer in west limerick. View him online “Din Lane Glin”.

LISTOWEL COMMUNITY COLLEGE: “Listowel Community College are holding an Open Day, Wednesday, March 6 2pm-7pm. All welcome to talk to the staff about all the courses on offer here at Listowel Community College, from Post Primary Education, Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) courses and VTOS. Complimentary tea/coffee. Ring the school 06821023 or www.Listowelcc.ie for further details

THE WITNESS: A musical by Carol and Jimmy Owens. The Witness is the story of Jesus, told and sung by Peter and the other men and women who knew the Master best. Featuring a great cast and coordinated by Fr. Terry Loughran. “The Witness” a musical, will be presented by the Diocese of Limerick, in the Lime Tree Theatre, Mary Immaculate College, on Friday 8 and Saturday 9 March at 8pm. This production which is being staged just before Easter is an ideal opportunity for parishes, youth groups, as well as individuals to participate in a meaningful and relevant way in the Year of Faith and to enter into the spirit of the season of preparation for the events of Holy Week. Young people would particularly enjoy this Musical. You can book your tickets at the Lime Tree Box Office Tel 061-774774 or www.limetreetheatre.ie at E15 each.