SCHOOL RE-OPENING: Scartaglin National school will re-open on Monday September 3rd and as a new school year is about to commence we wish new pupils, existing pupils and their teachers all the very best of luck for the academic year ahead.
Anyone interested in visiting Glendalough on Thursday August 30th should contact Tom Collins on (086) 8380406.
There will be a fun cycle in Castleisland on Sunday September 2nd over 10, 30 and 50 miles, with all proceeds going to Castleisland Day Care Centre. Sponsorship cards and details are available from Castleisland Day Care Centre, or Currow Cycling Club contact numbers are (087) 7849879 or (087) 4129509.
Genealogy classes will commence in St.Brendans College, Killarney on Monday September 3 (7.30pm - 9.30pm)and will continue for the following 4 weeks on each Monday night. This is a practical course enabling you to research your family history online. To book a place contact email@example.com or telephone 087 1527050.
KOREAN PEACE MEDAL
Korean War veterans and relatives of those who died in that war were honoured recently at a ceremony held in Ballygarry House Hotel and Spa Tralee. Amongst those who received South Korean Presidential Peace Medals was Patrick Herlihy of Mountfalvey who accepted the medal on behalf of his late brother Michael who was killed in The Korean War, being one of 28 Irish causalities who gave their lives and paid the supreme sacrifice in that far off land 60 years ago.
Scartaglen Pre-School will re-open on Monday September 3 and will be open from Monday to Friday as usual each week with the times being 9.15am to 12.15pm. The after school facility will also re-open on Monday September 3 and will operate from Monday to Friday from 2pm with normal school collection as usual. To book a place in either facility contact 066 7147962. Scartaglen Childcare Centre wishes to thank very sincerely those who contributed so generously to their recent annual Church gate collection. The Summer Camps were again a huge success so thanks again to the children and parents who supported same!