Leabharlann Mhic Ghabhann, a school library at Lismackin NS Roscrea was formally opened on Wednesday, 23rd October, by members of the Smith Family, Behaghglas in honour of their late parents Bill and Margaret.
Here Michael Smith Snr cuts the tape watched by his siblings, Jim, Willie, Kathleen and Breda. In the background are Michael Smith MCC and Mary Smith. Other siblings present not in photo were Grace Kennedy and Dan Smyth.
The Library collections of all new children’s books was an initiative of Roscrea People. Principal Mary Fogarty acted as MC.
Lismackin NS has an enrollment of 45 boys and 43 girls, with a pupil teacher ratio of 14.6. Telephone 0505 43308.
The school believes in “creating an atmosphere for all pupils to develop all aspects of their personalities and talents.”