A Moment in Time Book Launch

December 21, 2016

coverA Moment in Time is a collection of writings penned by a local group of remarkable women: Bridget McDonnell, Mary Joyce, Noeleen Nevin, Winnie Collins, Marie Collins, Ellen Nevin and Julia McDonnell.

Their stories depict an array of memories of past times and the people who influenced and impacted on their lives. The reader is drawn into their world and through this come to know the characters, their surroundings, faith and values and their great sense of pride of being a Traveller.

The book was officially launched in the Ardboyne hotel, Navan on Wednesday 14th December by Ms. Imelda Prunty, Adult Education Officer with LMETB. Ms. Prunty congratulated the ladies on their tremendous achievement.

Speaking at the event, Ms. Mary Joyce outlined the background to the writing, selecting and compiling of the pieces for the book. On behalf of the ladies she acknowledged their tutor Ms. Clare Rogan, Ms. Mairead Kennedy and Ms. Bernie McKevitt for their help and support in putting the book together.  ladies

Back row Left to Right: Marie Collins, Ellen Nevin, Winnie Collins

Front Row, Left to Right: Noeleen Nevin, Julia McDonnell, Mary Joyce, Bridget McDonnell. 

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