Report on the Annual General Meeting of The Carrickmacross/Carhaix Town Twinning Association held on 3rd February 2014.
At the Annual General Meeting of the Town Twinning Association held recently the members reviewed the activities of 2013 and made plans for the year ahead.
The highlight of 2014 will be the visit of twenty six musicians from the School of Music in Carhaix along with nine members of the Twinning Committee from the French town. The group will arrive in Carrickmacross on Wednesday 9th April and will return to Carhaix on Sunday 13th. The visit coincides with the annual Féile Patrick Byrne and the visiting group will play a full part in the programme of musical events that has been organised for the weekend.
Joint workshops will be held during the day with concerts and music séisiúns in the evenings.
Other activities planned for the year include a possible visit by cycling enthusiasts and the Carrick Rovers soccer club along with participation in the dawn Chorus and the St. Patrick’s Day parade.