Childrens’ exhibition in Mountmellick

One of the figurines
The 5th class from St Joseph’s GNS, Mountmellick are having an exhibition in the gallery in Mountmellick library during the month of May.

The 5th class from St Joseph’s GNS, Mountmellick are having an exhibition in the gallery in Mountmellick library during the month of May.

They are showing the figurines that they made in school last year. Class teacher Ms Meehan organised local artist Gemma Guihan to work with the girls for six weeks. They based their figurines on the characters of the novel Little Women and Little Women is the working title of the exhibition. The project was funded by Laois County Council’s Artist in the Classroom programme.

The exhibition will run from May 7 to May 31.

The planned launch of the exhibition will be on Tuesday, May 14 at 11.30am.