Tag Archives: Clarecastle Community Development

Clarecastle NS gets a great bonus from community clobber

For the second year running Clarecastle Parents Association has won the national cash prize for the greatest amount of clobber collected per pupil during this years Cash for Clobber fundraiser. This means extra funds for extra resources for the school!  The Parents Association thanks parents and the community of Clarecastle as a whole who contributed their clobber to the pile!! ... Read More »

Clarecastle Village Market this Sunday

Clarecastle Village Market will take place this Sunday from 11a.m. to 3.p.m in the Abbey Hall in Clarecastle.  Lots of home-baking and other culinary delights as well as arts, crafts, plants and lots more.  Come along for a browse, a chat and a coffee with friends. The market takes place every second Sunday of the month. Read More »

Men’s Shed hold AGM and celebrate a successful first year

Twenty seven members attended yesterday’s first Clarecastle Community Development’s Men’s Shed AGM.  Martin Reynolds was elected Vice Chair to replace Paschal Russell next year.  John O’Flynn Asst. Sec/Treasurer to shadow Liam Barry for 2016. Bomber remains as PRO. Donal O’Brien was elected Entertainments Officer, Gerry Abraham ( a youthful 84 year old) was elected Health and Safety Officer and Johnny Meere ... Read More »

Putting the garden to bed

The Community Garden Committee is trying to complete the Garden for its Christmas slumber and is looking for bodies who can help with some planting and a general tidy up on Saturday 5th December 2015 from 11am to 1pm. So if you could don your wellies and bring a shovel, fork and wheelbarrow to muck in with the final tidy up ... Read More »

Happy Birthday Clarecastle Community Playground

It’s hard to believe that our playground is 1 year old. Like any precious child in their first year Clarecastle has watched each development milestone with pride. We have watched the seasons come and go bringing different colours and textures as the months passed by. The trees have grown taller and the grass has grown longer as the playground settled into ... Read More »

Basking in the sunshine today at Clarecastle’s Streetfeast

Great fun was had by all at the Clarecastle Community Garden today where the first Clarecastle Streetfeast was held.  People gathered with their picnics, children played and everyone chatted in the beautiful sunshine. It was a lovely afternoon and there was great admiration for the beautiful beds in the Community Garden that have been so nicely planted with a variety of flowers, ... Read More »