Death of past pupil – Fr. Gerry Keane, S.J.

The death has occurred of Fr. Gerry Keane. Fr. Gerry attended the Sacred Heart College, The Crescent from 1935-44, and had three brothers there also. Apart from his Jesuit studies in Ireland, Gerry spent his Jesuit life in Hong Kong (1952 – 1955) and Singapore (1960 – 2018), where he worked as a parish priest and as a journalist and broadcaster. …

C5 – reunion event for Crescent Canoeists on 21 December 2018

A once-off event to reunite those who were members of the Crescent College Comprehensive Canoe Club -a.k.a. C5 The club operated from 1983/84  up to approx 1999 The meet-up is in Anthony O Dwyers bar, Wolfe Tone Street, Limerick on Friday 21st Dec at 19:30 If you’re able to attend please check in on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/events/194991978043614/ or email Jim OSullivan …

Class of 1998 – 20 Year Reunion – 24 Nov

The class of 1998 are having their 20 year reunion in NOVEMBER DATE: Sat 24th November VENUE: “Dan Reddan” Pub aka O’Dwyers Bar, 88 Wolfe Tone Street, Limerick Spread the word and if you’re coming let Lena O’Connor know – [email protected] Full Class list for 1998 here Class Photos from 1998 here

Death of past pupil – Peadar Little, class of 1972

We are sad to announce the death of Peadar Little – class of 1972, who passed away suddenly on 2 November 2018 in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was the eldest of seven brothers who attended The Crescent. Peadar was one of the first students and graduates of NIHE, the forerunner of UL. He graduated in electronics in 1976 and was awarded …

Wine Tasting Evening – Tipple Tasting Treat

Crescent Past Pupils Union held our wine tasting event recently in CCC library. It was a night of great fun and much laughter in the company of Past Pupils from both the Sacred Heart College SJ and Crescent College Comprehensive SJ, as well as teachers, friends and visitors. Mike O’Mara from The Wine Buff led us expertly through the world …

Results of the Annual Ignatian Challenge Cup 2018 held at Limerick Golf Club

The weather was kind and conditions favourable to players for the annual outing.  As the scores came in the early lead by Dan OConnell came in for a very close challenge by several players.  It took a 6 hole count back to separate the top two players with Paul McDonogh narrowly losing out to Dan O’Connell in the end. We thank …

Death of Past Pupil – Stephan Roche (2002)

We are sad to announce the death of Stephan Roche – class of 2002 who died suddenly on Saturday 15th September 2018 in Galway. https://www.limerickleader.ie/news/home/337031/shock-and-disbelief-after-limerick-artists-sudden-death.html

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Wine Tasting – 27 September 2018 @ 8PM in CCC

Thanks to the WineBuff in Limerick an evening of wine-tasting is to be held in Crescent College Comprehensive on THURSDAY 27 September 2018 @ 8PM. If you are interested in learning a little more about WINE, the difference between different grapes, regions and more and be guided through the world of wine then this is an evening for you.  The proprietor …