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Naas Local History Group AGM

Naas Local History Group held their 27th Annual General Meeting in Naas Community Library on Tuesday 24th  January. The main business of the meeting  consisted of  the  officers reports and treasurer Tom Keegan gave a detailed statement of  the healthy state of the groups finances. Paddy Behan PRO gave a review of the group’s many activities and events in 2011.  He thanked the  local press and Naas Parish Newsletter for the publicity of our group during the year of  which  we are most appreciative. The group are very fortunate to be facilitated for all our indoor events in Naas Community Library and for this we are most grateful to Naas Librarian Geraldine Whelan, John Breen and Co. Kildare Library Service.  
The next business was when Group Auditor Brian Mullaney took the chair for the election of a committee for 2012. The following were elected: Chairperson: Ger McCarthy, Vice Chairperson: James Durney, Secretary: Rose McCabe, Treasurer: Tom Keegan, PRO: Paddy Behan, Webmaster: Sean Sourke, Committee members: Ronnie Kinane,  Aoife O’Malley, Anne O’Byrne.
Tributes were paid to the outgoing committee and condolences were extended to the Whelan, Treacy, and Benson families on their recent  bereavements. The evening ended with the Naas History Group Heritage Cup presentation to Naas Shoemaker Bill Glennon. A full programme for 2012 will be published soon.

A report from Paddy Behan on Naas Local History Group's 2012 AGM

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