Glin November 30

A TRANQUIL CHRISTMAS IN GLIN: Glin Development is delighted to announce that Phil Coulter, with special guest Geraldine Branagan, will perform at The Church of the Immaculate Conception on Friday December 20.

A TRANQUIL CHRISTMAS IN GLIN: Glin Development is delighted to announce that Phil Coulter, with special guest Geraldine Branagan, will perform at The Church of the Immaculate Conception on Friday December 20.

A night to cherish is in prospect as he performs his favourite memorable songs, for example “The Town I love so well, Scorn not his simplicity, seasonally appropriate tunes and lots more. Tickets are now available in local shops or from any Glin Development Association member. Enquiries: 0879944245.

HARD TIMES 1: will be screened in the Classic Cinema, Listowel, on Friday December 6 at 8pm. All proceeds donated to Aras Mhuire Nursing Home, Listowel. Set in Kerry in the 1950s. A story about a servant girl looking for work. A farmer takes her on and she sees hard times. A local cast from Athea, Glin and Moyvane, plus 60 extras. The film is 2 hours. Your support would be appreciated.

CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR: in Ceol Corbrai, Glin on Saturday December 7, same day as Old Fair, 11.00a.m. Contact John on 0871237950. Stalls fee E15.

I.C.A: will host the annual senior citizens Christmas Party on Sunday December 1 at 1pm. Names please to Sheila at Wallaces, Mary at Hogans and Frances at McNamaras.

GLIN BABY AND TODDLER GROUP: would genuinely like to thank everyone for their overwhelming support with the collection going straight to the Philippines. We were inundated with nappies, wipes, bottles, shoes, toiletries and immaculate items of clothing. We honestly did not expect the response to be so great. So many individuals/committees donated so generously to this worthy cause that we can never thank you enough. So many will benefit from you kind donations. Go raibh míle maith agat.

SEMINAR FOR THE OVER 55’S: Co. Limerick Community and Voluntary Forum (the representative voice of the active community and voluntary sector in the county at decision making level) are hosting an information afternoon at the Day Care Centre, Abbeyfeale on Thursday, November 28 from 2 -4pm with speakers including Denis Joy, Abbeyfeale Fire Station Officer, Muintir Na Tire’s James O’Neill and solicitor Orla Dennison. There will also be a crime prevention officer available to answer questions on how to keep safe. Tea, Coffee and Light Refreshments will be served. Fire alarms for the elderly will be available free of charge. All those over the age of 55 are invited from the West Limerick area. Further information 087 6866450.

WEST LIMERICK GRAVEYARD SURVEY SHOWCASE: There will be a showcase on Tuesday December 3 in the Desmond Complex Newcastle West detailing the work which has been carried out to date by local volunteers to survey historic graveyards in the West Limerick area. Event free of charge – all are welcome. For full details see www.wlr.ie. Contact Suzanne at West Limerick Resources on 069 79114 or email srowley@wlr.ie

WEST LIMERICK TIDY TOWNS SHOWCASE: There will be a special showcase and seminar for members the West Limerick Tidy Towns Network and interested members of the wider community on Wednesday December 11 in the Desmond Complex Newcastle West from 7-10pm. Evening will include a number of special guest speakers. Full details to be announced shortly. Communities considering entering the competition in 2014 are also invited to attend. Entrance free. All are welcome. Contact Suzanne at West Limerick Resources on 069 79114 or email srowley@wlr.ie