Hollyford N.S. - All new pupils wishing to enrol in Hollyford National School for September 2013 can call to the school to collect their Enrolment Pack from Monday, 27th May to Friday 31st May from 9.20am - 3pm. All new pupils and their parents are invited to an Open Afternoon in Hollyford N.S on Thursday, June 20th from 2pm-3pm. Principal: Siobhan Ryan. School No: (062) 77226.
Birthday Celebrations - Congratulations to two local men who celebrated special birthdays recently. Gerard Fahey, Glenmorgan celebrated his 40th birthday with a party on Saturday night, 4th May in Monroe. A large crowd from Hollyford travelled there to help Gerard celebrate the special occasion. On Sunday night, 5th May local Garage owner Frank Ryan, Glenpadden celebrated his 50th birthday with a large party at the Hollyford Inn. We wish them both many more happy birthdays.
Communion Day - Sunday last was First Communion day for three boys who attend the local N.S. Communicants were twin brothers Dion and Kallum Healy, Foilmacduff and their first cousin Kieran Fahey, Glenmorgan. Mass was celebrated by Fr. James
O’Donoghue C.C. Congratulations to their parents, their teacher and all who have helped them prepare for this special day in their lives.
Annacarty Childcare - The mid term camp (20th to 24th May) brochure is now out, book as soon as possible as places are limited. This years Summer Camp is back, it will be bigger and better than ever before. Children will be organised into specific groups depending on age, therefore your child/children will get the most out of their experience. Contact Breda Walsh (062) 60860 or (087) 6193334.
Recent Deaths - We tender sympathy to Joe Ryan, Reafadda on the death of his brother Michael Ryan, Upperchurch; to the parents Michael and Marie and brothers of Philip Crowe, Milestone who died aged 24 years following a tragic accident. Burial took place in Hollyford Cemetery beside his grandparents; to Tim Costello, Milestone on the death of his brother Bill. May they rest in peace.
Confirmation Day - Ten children from the local N.S. will be confirmed on Tuesday next, 21st May in St. Patrick’s Church, Kilcommon.