By Aine McDonnell
“Independence is happiness” is a wonderful quote by Susan B. Anthony and a very apt one to describe the impact the Irish Wheelchair Association’s AGM and Conference had on me. 690 more words
It’s usually difficult finding a place that’s open on Christmas morning. I admire and respect the people who sign up for work on Christmas Day. It’s people like them who we have to thank for sacrificing their time with the family just so other families can enjoy their holiday. 514 more words
We are lucky to be able to take field trips–pretty much to anywhere we want to go! This year our team was trying to think outside-the-box a little more than usual, planning for field studies that not only connect to our 2nd grade curriculum, but that are important experiences for all kids to have in general. 260 more words
Cuchulainn Cycling Club held its AGM recently in the Crowne Plaza Hotel and a successful year was discussed by the members.
The highlight of the reports by the club’s various directors was that membership has reached a record level of over 400 cyclists, ranging from 6 year old children flying over jumps on their BMXs, to people in their 70s who enjoy the social and physical benefits from riding their bikes. 257 more words