HAPPY NEW YEAR
Happy New Year to all the readers of the Enniskerry Notes,love to hear from more Organisations to have their news inserted so as the large readership can see what you have to offer.
GAA CLUB AGM
Powerscourt Arms Hotel is the venue for the AGM of Enniskerry GAA on Friday 9th January at 8pm. All current members, players, supporters are expected to attend and new members and players will be welcome too.
The Dart members from both Village teams will be taking part in the Singles and Doubles Competitions of the Boro League over the next few weeks before resuming the League games.
New Year’s Day: 10am–Holy Communion & Prayer for the Sick. Sunday January 4th–Christmas Two–in Powerscourt: 8.30am– Holy Communion; 11.30am–Holy Communion Two. Sunday January 4th–Christmas Two–in Kilbride: 10am–Holy Communion Two.
ST. MARY’S CHURCH
New Year’s Masses: Today (Wednesday) New Year’s Eve– Prayer Service at 10.15am in St. Mary’s Enniskerry, Last Lights Ceremony in St. Mary’s Enniskerry from 4pm to 4.30pm. New Year’s Day: 10.15am Mass in St. Mary’s, Enniskerry.
John Callan, President of the Enniskerry History Society, extends a very Happy New Year to members of the Society and their families, supporters and their friends, the local parishes, local history societies in the area, and the management and staff of the Powerscourt Arms Hotel, Enniskerry, where monthly meetings of the Enniskerry History Society take place.
The January 2015 programme of the Enniskerry History Society opens on Thursday January 8th at 8.30pm in the Powercourt Arms Hotel at which author and historian Liam Clare from Foxrock will present his lecture ‘ Loughlinstown Workhouse during the Famine Years ‘ which will look at how this institution coped during the Famine years at a time when there was no provision within the Poor Law system to deal with a major calamity such as a famine. Enniskerry was one of the Divisions of the Rathdown Poor Law Union. All welcome to attend–admission €3. Copies of the Enniskerry History Society 2015 programme will be available in this meeting. Further information on the Enniskerry History Society and its activities, available from John Callan on 01-2867853.
SENIOR CITIZENS PARTY
The Senior Citizens Annual Christmas Party takes place in the Parochial Hall, Saturday 10th January at 3pm. All Enniskerry Residents are invited.