Branch Events

North Eastern Branch

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Branch Report 2016/2017


Cork Branch

AGM 2016: Officers elected were Rena Hennessy (Chair), Tomás MacCarthaigh (Secretary), Mary Hurley (Treasurer).

Branch meetings are held in Bru Columbanus, Cardinal Way, Wilton.  Monthly coffee mornings are held in Hayfield Manor. 

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Christmas Lunch: Thursday December 7th in Hayfield Manor at 1pm.

Calendar of Branch Events 2017/2018

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Report on Branch Activities September/November 2017

Report on Visit To Macroom 2017: Branch_trip_to_Macroom.pdf

Clare Branch

AGM 2016: Officers elected were Helen Meade (Chair), Mary Carroll (Secretary), Kathleen Pyne (Treasurer).

Branch Email:   Members are notified of meetings/events by text.

Dublin Branch

Branch Meetings: Regular branch meetings are held on first Wednesday of each month at 11 am in the Teachers' Club, Parnell Square.

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Report of Dublin Branch Activities 2016/17: Branch_Report_201617.pdf

Tipperary Branch

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Christmas Lunch 2017:  Thursday 7th December at 12.30 pm in the Bailey Restaurant, Cashel. Cost €27. Reservations through branch email or to Elizabeth Hayes, Branch Secretary,  at 086 1706853

Mayo Branch

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Branch Officers Elected for 2017/18: Carmel Heneghan (Chair), Kevin McMahon (Secretary), Antoinette Casey (Treasurer), Esther McHale (Asst Secretary).

Branch Events

Christmas Lunch: Thursday 14th December in Ashford Castle at 1.30 pm.  (Click on  Calendar  below for full details)

Mayo_Calendar_2017.pdf   Mayo branch welcomes members from other branches to join us for our events/activities.

Report of trip to WW1 battlefields in September 2017.     Some photos of the trip can be viewed at the following link.  More to follow later:

Branch Events planned for 2018:  Overnight trip to Derry in February and day trip to the Burren in April/May.  Both outings subject to demand. Details will be circulated closer to the events.

Wickow Branch

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Branch Officers:  Deirdre Larkin (Chair), Eamonn Madigan (Secretary).

Wexford Branch

Branch Officers: Ger Moynihan (Chairperson), Micheál O'Neill (Secretary).

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Forthcoming Events in Wexford Branch

Summary of Branch Activities 2016/17 Wexford_Branch_Activities_Report.pdf

Sligo Branch

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AGM 2016: Officers elected: Eamon Gaughan (Chair), Brid Armstrong (Secretary), Alice Lindsey (Treasurer).

Branch Annual Report 2015/2016

Kilkenny Branch

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Thursday January 18th 2018 at 11 am: Meeting in the chapter rooms in St Mary's Cathedral. Speaker Teresa Hennessey on the topic 5 Ways to Wellbeing in Retirement.

Thursday February 15th 2018 at 11am: Meeting in Altamount Gardens Carlow to celebrate snowdrop week.  Informal walk and coffee.

Proposed Trip to Northern Ireland March 2018.  Rates etc are subject to numbers travelling so please contact the branch as soon as possible if you are interested.  Click here for details and itinerary.

Branch report 2016/17: Branch_Events_2016-2017.pdf

Kildare Branch

Branch Officers:  Margaret Hayes (Chairperson), Patricia O'Callaghan (Secretary).

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Christmas Lunch 2017:  Wednesday 13th December in Hotel Keadeen, Newbridge at 12.30 pm

Midland Branch

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Branch AGM November 2017: Officers elected: Chair: Rosemary Kiernan, Secretary: John Moloney, Treasurer: Gretta Keegan. PRO: Margaret Larkin.

Christmas Lunch 2017: Tuesday 12th December in Lough Rynn, Mohill at 1pm.  3 courses plus tea/coffee. Cost €29. Friends welcome but it is essential to give names asap to Rosemary Kiernan 087 7589287 or John Moloney 086 6018962.

Congratulations! Padraig O'Doherty, member of Midland Branch, was elected Vice President of RSTA National Committee at the recent AGM in Sligo.  The Branch extends its thanks and appreciation to Midland member Mike Moriarty for his hard work, dedication and service to RSTA in recent years.

Report on Branch visit to the Carravaggio exhibition

Athlone Branch

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Galway Branch

AGM October 2016: Officers elected: Tom McGuire (Chair), Patricia D'Arcy (Vice Chair), Mary Francis-O'Conghaile (Hon. Sec), Della Fahy (Treasurer).

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Report on 2017 Branch activities: Report

Donegal Branch

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Waterford Branch

AGM 2016  - Officers elected: John Cunningham (Chairman), Angela McCarthy (Secretary), Paula Hewison (Treasurer).

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Limerick Branch

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Kerry Branch

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