The Glenmore GAA juvenile GAA club are holding an American tea party on Friday August 17th in Glenmore hall at 9pm with tables of ten persons at €12.50 per person. The food, except for dessert is provided for the hostesses along with all delph, cutlery, tea, coffee, milk, sugar and the tables will be set out in readiness for the function and anyone who wishes to attend is invited to contact either Bridget Hennessy, Elma Aylward, Mary Dunne or Fidelis Doherty. Your support for this event would be much appreciated and the event promises to be a great social night.
BIRTHDAY GREETINGS - On the occasion of his 94th birthday many felicitations are sent to Charlie Linegar of Busherstown at this time, Charlie is in great health and can be seen about the locality as he goes about his business. Happy 94th Birthday Charlie.
CEMETERY MASS - The annual outdoor Glenmore cemetry mass took place last Friday evening under a kind and rainfree sky with a very good attendence with Fr. Michael Anthony O’Connor P.P. as the chief celebrant along with three other priests, Fr. Grennan, Fr. Dick Phelan and Fr. Michael Mernagh. Many thanks to all those who prepared their family graves in readiness for the cemetry mass, to all who read, the altar servers, the parish choir, readers, eucharistic ministers, collectors and church sacristan. The work of the FAS workers is greatly appreciated who keep the graveyard grounds in pristine condition. The annual cemetry mass is always a very special event in the life of the parish with many former parishioners making their way to Glenmore for the mass. A welcome cup of tea was served along with light refreshments in the community hall after mass and thanks is given to those involved.
COMMUNITY ALERT- The Annual General Meeting of the Glenmore Community Alert group will take place on Wednesday 8th August at 8pm in Glenmore hall and all are welcome and encouraged to attend and to be informed of all the activities of the group. Our parish has in very recent times been targeted again by some ruthless individuals which is a great source of concern to everyone.
GOLF CLASSIC - A golf classic is taking place on Friday August 24th in New Ross golf club with teams of four at €100 which is in aid of the Glenmore GAA club. With a limited tee time of 11am to 3pm all those interested in playing are invited to contact Alan Boyle at 0876027208 or Andy Doherty at 0879848527.