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Newsletter Date: December 2009

Kildare/Corps Nuds News English/Anglais - French/Francais

Issue 1

Chairpersons Address

Future Events

Welcome to the first edition of the Kildare/Corps Nuds News

French Classes - Children & Adults

The aim of this Newsletter is to promote an informal and fun means of communication between the people of Kildare and Corps Nuds. We want to involve both communities in the content of this Newsletter. In the coming issues we will introduce

KTTA will be holding French Classes for Adults and children in the coming months. Anyone wishing to enroll in these classes can contact us either by phone or email for further details.

a Kids Corner, Receipe Ideas and a special section will be

Art Exhibition -

dedicated to contributions from you, our readers. You can send us your short stories, poems, cooking tips, pictures, jokes or even special requests such as lyrics of songs etc. This Newsletter will be published in English and French and will have

KTTA have a number of Art pieces from Corps Nuds which will be displayed at an Exhibition in Kildare early in 2010. Date/Details to follow.

something for everyone to enjoy!

Contributions People/Children/Schools) wishing to send contri-


butions for our next issue should send them via email

Kildare Town has been Twinned with Corps Nuds in France since 1994. Over the last 15 years, Kildare & Corps Nuds have made many exchanges to each others towns and learned so much about each community whilst making lasting friendships. A noteable one being of our recent Chairman Martin Dempsey RIP who made lots of friends in Corps Nuds. Both committees are deeply saddened by the untimely death of Martin and he will be

or post to the addresses below.

greatly missed by everyone.

Local News

The aim of our association is to not only promote Kildare and all its value but to give our community the opportunity to learn about Corps Nuds and its cultures. Everyone can benefit from our

Kildare recently hosted Maxime Bourgain from Corps Nuds. Max and his family have been involved

Twinning - Students- opportunities to travel, penpals for kids,

to Kildare several times and are an example of

Family Holidays - group and private exchanges, Schools/Sport Associations/Music Groups/Businesses - the potential is great!

our Twinning in action. Max was also given a great opportunity to work in Horse Racing Ireland for 2 weeks of his stay.

Our aim is to send this newsletter via email in the future, therefore we would appreciate if you could email us your details before 20th November. We will continue however to post to those without email.

in our Twinning for over 15yrs. His family have been

Kildare Town Twinning Association, 36 Newtown Grove, The Curragh, Co Kildare Email: Phone: + 353 (0)45 442803 Chairperson: Marcie Duggan; Vice Chairperson: Connie Hennessy; Secretary: Cyndi Lennon; Treasurer : Michael Hughes, PRO : Pat Sweeney

Committee Members: Christopher Roche; Martin Hickey, Sub Committee : Sally Purcell & Paddy Power

ut email.

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