JANUARY BRINGS THE SNOW - Though Not Yet !
First weekend coming up. Clear out your wardrobe and help raise much needed funds for Granagh National School. Clothes, shoes, bedding ( no duvets), towels, handbags and belts all accepted. Please ensure bags are tied. Drop off at Parochial House Granagh( opp school) : - Friday 21st Jan 3-6pm, Sat 22nd Jan 6-8pm, Sun 23rd Jan 10am-12 pm. Friday 28th Jan 3-6pm, Sat 29th Jan 6-8pm, Sun 30th Jan 10am-12pm. Volunteers are also required to take in the clothes. Please contact Marie, secretary of Parents Assoc, if you are available to take a slot. Thank you for your support.
St. Joseph's National School, Granagh is accepting enrolments for the 2022/2023 school year. The Admissions Notice and further information can be found on the Home Page of the school website www.granaghns.weebly.com. The Admissions Policy and Application Form can be obtained through the school website, by emailing email@example.com or by ringing the office on 061-399081. Closing date for applications- January 28th 2022.
Congratulations to Julie Brosnan and partner David, on the new addition to their family. Baby Kayleigh Mai was born on Jan 11th, a little sister for Eddie.
REMEMBERING OUR DECEASED:
For the month of January, we remember our family, friends and neighbours, whose mortuary cards are displayed on the Church noticeboard:- Patrick Sheahan, Jackie & Theresa Chawke, Ballyvologue. David Bennett, Richard Chawke, Johanna O'Regan, Graigacurra. James Tierney, Granagh. William Boyce, Kilmore. Gerry O'Brien, Woodcock. Hanora Sheehan, Ballinleena. Mary Sheehan, Tom Murphy, Coolruss. George Purcell, Liskennett. Elizabeth O'Rourke, Mary Morrissey, Doorluss. Denis Sexton & Bridget O'Riordan, Lisduane. William Hanley, Kilmacanearla. Denis Fitzpatrick, William Daly, Joseph Scanlon, Ballingarry. Catherine McCann, Kilfinny. John Sheehy, Dick Neville, Croagh. Bartholomew O'Brien, Old Pallas. Rev John Irwin & Rev Canon Gerard Wall. Nell Houlihan, Meanus.
Fri 21st - Sun 23rd: Wickham Way is located on the junction of Thomas Street and Wickham Street. It's an indoor community space offering everything from food, coffee, art, crafts and more, once a month.
The food court will be open Friday 12pm-10pm, Saturday 10am - 10pm & Sunday 12pm - 10pm.
On Saturday from 10am - 3pm they will also have various stalls selling crafts, art, candles & more!
Monday 31st Jan: Greenhills Hotel Ennis Road, 4.15pm - 7.30pm. Clinic is by appointment only, to book please ring 1800 222 111.
DID YOU KNOW:
16th Jan,1979:- "Life on Earth" presented by D. Attenborough, first shown on BBC One.
17th Jan,1929:- Popeye makes 1st appearance, in comic strip, in NY Journal.
18th Jan, 1986:- N.York Lotto pays $30.5 million to one winner.
19th Jan, 1939:- Ernest Hausen of Wisconsin sets chicken-plucking record of 4.4 sec.
20th Jan, 1961:- John F. Kennedy, took the oath of office .
21st Jan, 2008:- Black Monday in worldwide stock markets.
22nd Jan, 1970:- The Boeing 747 makes its first commercial passenger trip to London.