Santa & Mrs. Claus Arrival: We are delighted and excited to welcome Santa to Granard on Friday next the 7th of December. Santa would like to welcome all children accompanied by their parent/s or guardians to join him in the Community Centre starting at 5:30pm. Bozo the Clown will be back again with his magic tricks and other Guest Artists will also be there. An evening to remember culminating with turning on the Christmas lights – well done to the efforts of the Lights Committee!!
Annual Volunteer Event: Whether you have fundraised for us or given your time, advice or skills for the help of your FRC or community we invite you to our annual Volunteer Party in the centre at 7pm on December, the 13th. We welcome all volunteers, all ages for a great evening.
Granard Garden Club: The club are busy getting ready for their Christmas Floral Demonstration which will take place on December, the 10th at 8pm in the centre. Professional and well known Floral Demonstrator, Tim Elliot will ensure that everyone will have a wonderful evening. This event is open to the public and bring along friends and neighbours. Refreshments served. Arrangements raffled on the night.
Bring & Buy Sale: Our annual Bring & Buy Sale takes place next Friday the 14th 10am to 5pm in the Centre 10 am – 3 pm. Please support. Lots of bargains to be had. We welcome any items in good condition for sale. ‘Designer Labels’ Clothing, Bags etc. also on sale.
Annual Senior Citizens Christmas Party: In Lus na Gréine on December, 16th. starting at 1 pm. Music by Mary O’Connor and Guest Artists. Transport Available. Please let us know if you know anyone that requires transport. All welcome. A great day out is assured. Spot Prizes & Raffle.
Sign Language Level 1 Accredited Course: In an innovative approach at bringing a much sought after accredited Sign Language course to the Midlands we are hoping to link with ‘The Centre for Sign Language, Galway’ in offering students an opportunity to avail of a 30 week level one Sign Language Course early in 2013. We are currently seeking applications from those interested in pursuing such a course. Contact the Centre for further details.
Next Clothes Collection: Mid December. All donations gratefully received. Counselling & Holistic Supports available by appointment Bereavement Support: also available by independent professional counsellors. Phone for an appointment in confidence: 087 0558549.