One Book Project Launched in BalbrigganJanuary 26, 2016 ADMIN 0
Today saw the launch of the One Book Project in Balbriggan with our local schools, Balbriggan ETNS, Bracken, ETNS, St. Teresa’s NS and Balbriggan Community College taking part in this initiative. The One Book Project is a Home School Community Liaison Initiative to promote family literacy and the initiative also aims strengthens ties within the local community through reading and discussion. Special guest speaker was Cllr Tony Murphy
The Book chosen this year is is in keeping with the 1916 commemoration ‘The Guns of Easter’ by Gerard Whelan. Throughout the coming weeks the children will read the book and each school will host various events at their school. This year Balbriggan ETNS hosted the opening ceremony, while the other schools are hosting History, Art and English events around the book.