KNOCKFIERNA HERITAGE: FILM SHOW:
Sat 25th Nov, 8pm: Granagh Community Centre:
You are all invited to attend a unique Film Show, which was recorded 26yrs ago, 1991, at The Rambling House, Knockfierna. It features many locals who recount memories of days gone by - fairs, threshing, visiting neighbours, rationing, the blacksmith and point to point racing , to name but a few of the wide ranging topics that are discussed.
Of course there are songs and music too, Jim Treacy plays the mouthorgan and a young Joanne Treacy sings. Also included are all-ireland winners Anne Phelan, Deirdre Scanlon, Nora Lynch and Garry McMahon Newcastle West, gives a song.
Other contributors include - Nan(O'Keeffe) Power, Jim Houlihan, Dan Sheehan, Kilatal, Sheila Hanley, Jack Kelly, Cattle drover, Dermot Liston, Blacksmith, Dee & Betty Fitzgerald, Pa & MaryJo Noonan, John & David O'Riordan.
All these people were well known in the parish and provide not only wonderful entertainment but also give us a history lesson as they recall what life was like for them growing up. It will be a fascinating night of information and will bring back many happy memories. Free of Charge, light refreshments included