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Bean­nch­tai Naomh Padraig oraibh go leir, Best wishes for a Happy Saint Pa­trick's Day to all the Read­ers of the En­niskerry Notes.

Please keep in­for­ma­tion com­ing to me at comm­liam@ gmail.com


En­niskerry Ac­tive Re­tire­ment As­so­ci­a­tion are hold­ing a So­cial Evening in Pow­er­scourt Arms on Saint Pa­tricks Night from p.m til late with food mu­sic, and a raf­fle.

There will be a spe­cial draw for mem­bers to se­lect peo­ple to go to Aras an Uac­tharain to meet our Pres­i­dent Mary McAleese only 7 places are avail­able.

Game Off En­niskerry GAA called off their first League game of the year due to the death of mem­ber and fomer player and club Of­fi­cer mick “bikes “ Kelly who died on Fri­day last.


On Satur­day 26th March En­niskerry Walk­ers will be out again trod­ding over the Dar­gle River from its source Glen­solan in­tend­ing walk­ers should meet at 1.30p.m


It’s Tee off time for En­niskerry Par 3Golfers again ,the first Of­fi­cial Out­ing of 2011 will take place next Sun­day and we wish them a great sea­son of fun and games.


A Spon­sored Walk from Round­wood (Old­bridge ) to En­niskerry on 2nd April to Fund Raise for En­niskerry Na­tional School is in the Or­gan­is­ing Stage - for more in­for­ma­tion con­tact the lo­cal School.


Last Thurs­day night lo­cal his­to­rian and au­thor Liam Clare was the guest speaker for the March monthly meet­ing of the En­niskerry His­tory So­ci­ety in the Pow­er­scourt Arms Ho­tel, En­niskerry, at which he will pre­sented his lec­ture ' The En­clos­ing of the Com­mons at the Su­gar­loaf Moun­tain near Bray, 1830 to 1870’.

This fo­cused on the en­clo­sure of the com­mon­age on both the Lit­tle and Big Sugar Loafs and the dif­fer­ent types of protests that were mounted against the en­clo­sures dur­ing these years.

Guest speaker for the Thurs­day April 14th meet­ing of the So­ci­ety will be Padraig Laf­fan who will present his lec­ture on ' Forges, Far­ri­ers and Smiths ' in the Pow­er­scourt Arms Ho­tel, that night at 8.30pm. All wel­come to at­tend.

Fur­ther in­for­ma­tion on the En­niskerry His­tory So­ci­ety and its ac­tiv­i­ties are avail­able from John Cal­lan on 01-286 7853 or 086-358 6758.

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