Grandparents’ Day - thanks to all those who attended our recent Grandparents’ Day in Cappawhite N.S. It was tremendous occasion to have many generations of families in the school. Thanks to the Parents’ Association for assisting with refreshments on the day.
Cappawhite N.S. is now accepting enrolments for the next school year. Contact the school on 06275363.
TIR NA NOG PRESCHOOL
Enrolments for free preschool places for September 2013 are now being accepted. Contact Maria Buckley 0879325893 for details.
PARENT & TODDLER GROUP
The Parent and Toddler Group continues to meet in the school hall on Friday from 9.30am to 11am. New members are welcome.
SCRAP METAL COLLECTION
Cappawhite N.S. is reopening its scrap metal collection. Metal and electrical items can be dropped to Grisewood’s farm at any time. All money raised in aid of school funds.
MARTIN BUTLER “GO GO” FUND
Winners of the Martin Butler “Go Go” Raffle: 1st Tommy Kenny, Kilteely, 2nd GT and Staff Community School Hospital, 3rd Shane O’Neill Drumwood, 4th Ian Quinlan Tipperary Town, 5th Joe Diggins Cappamore. The Martin Butler “Go G“ Fund Committee, Martin and the Butler family would like to thank everyone for their support throughout the fundraising.
BOOK OF PHOTOGRAPHS OF CAPPAWHITE
The committee will call to parishioners in the near future and photos will be scanned in homes. Chairperson is Anne McGrath, Secretary is Mary Andrews, PRO is Mary Fitzgerald and other committee member are: Dan Fitzgibbon, Mary Sheehan, Ann Dargan, Tom Stapleton, Tadhg Furlong, Mike Ryan (L), John Minogue John Joe White and Anne Marie O’ Neill.
The Open Learning Centre Cappawhite (also knows as the OLC) is presenting a series of history lectures on Cappawhite and surrounding area. Talks continue to February 27, at 8pm each Wednesday. Cost is €5 and there will be a cup of tea afterwards. This Wednesday, February 13, Des Marnane renowned historian will speak on The Purefoy Family of Cappawhite. Wednesday, February 20, Kieran Devery will give his talk on the Munster bank collapse. Wednesday, February 27, John Minogue go back in time with his guided tour. Phone 06275071 to book or just turn up on the night.
Adult Set Dancing every Monday night in Coughlan’s Lounge. Beginners 7.30pm, other levels 8.30pm.
The Irish Wheelchair Association will hold a church gate collection this weekend Saturday and Sunday, February 16 and 17.