Wednesday, May 11, 2011

'I Hear You Calling Me' in the Courthouse Theatre

'I Hear You Calling Me' is the story of Count John McCormack; a wonderful night's entertainment featuring such musical gems as Machusla, Because, I Hear You Calling Me, The Old House, Roses of Picardy, The Old Refrain and many, many more.

The show will feature the talents of local tenor Frank Ryan and of Linda Kenny, soprano. Musical accompaniment will be provided courtesy of Tracey Simon on piano and Daniel Lehane on violin. The evening will be narrated by Kevin Hough from RTE's The Lyrics Board who describes the show as "a must for all lovers of Irish and classical music"

'I Hear You Calling Me' will be in The Courthouse Theatre, Lismore Heritage Centre on Thursday 19th May at 8pm. Tickets, priced €20.00 are available now on 058-54975

Monday, May 9, 2011

Book Launch- Images of Ireland: Lismore II

Eugene F Dennis will launch his new book "Images of Ireland: Lismore II" in Lismore Heritage Centre on Thursday 12th May 2011.

There will be a book signing from 7.30-8.00pm and the official launch with special guests at 8.00pm.

Music to beat the band and light and heavy refreshments are promised. Bí ann gan teip: oíche eile clár saol.

Cosy Meadows Plant Nursery

Cosy Meadows is a family run plant nursery located on the Lismore-Fermoy Road between Lismore and Ballyduff. Cosy Meadows specialises in growing cottage garden perennials from seed. They also supply annuals, alpines, ornamental grasses and shrubs.

Cosy Meadows has exhibited at the Fota Plant Fair for two consecutive years. The nursery has also facilitated plant sales at Ballyin Gardens and Saterbridge House and Gardens. You may also have encountered Cosy Meadows at local gala days in Ballyduff and Ballysaggart where they look forward to seeing you again in 2011.