Grange

GRANGE FIELD EVENING THANKS

GRANGE FIELD EVENING THANKS

Thank you to everyone who came along to support our field evening last Friday. It was a very successful event and was accompanied by glorious weather! A big thank you to all the volunteers who worked tirelessly to organise the event, set up the various stalls, donated prizes, auction items and bric-a-brac. Thank you to all our sponsors too for their generosity. Finally, thank you to Grange NS staff and pupils for their help and support to make it another memorable night in the village.

GRANGE TIDY VILLAGES

Please join us for the weekly cleanup in the village tonight Wednesday, May 30, from 7pm to 8pm.

ROAD HURLING

A meeting will be held in the hall tonight (Wednesday 30) at 8pm to finalise the arrangements for this year’s Grange Road Hurling Competition. After the success of last years competition we’re hoping for a good turn out with some very confident teams all ready expressing an interest! Starting at 1.30pm on Sunday, June 10, teams of three are invited to register on the day in the hall.

CONFIRMATION

Congratulations to the 6th class pupils of Grange and Ardfinnan schools who made their confirmation on Thursday, May 17, in St Nicholas’ church Grange. The work and support provided for the children by teachers, Fr. Bobby, SNAs, school secretary, school choir and orchestra, Parish Choir ( Cor Eaglaise ABG) parish council, flower arrangers, parents and all others involved was appreciated.

SCHOOL CLOSURE

Grange NS will be closed on Thursday, May 31, for referendum voting

SCHOOL SKIPATHON

Grange NS recently held a skipathon to raise fund for equipment and furniture for our recently approved new classroom. This was a most enjoyable event that raised €E3,080! Well done to Ms Kennedy and her many helpers, especially 6th class who ran the event. Special thank you to parents association who sponsored prizes for the children who skipped and collected sponsorship.

SYMPATHY

We extend our sincere sympathies to the Moloney and Ahearne families on the sad passing of John Moloney, Laganstown, New Inn. Ar dheis De go raibh a anam. May he rest in peace.

NOTES

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