On the invitation of Cllr Michael J. O’Ryan Vice Chairperson of Waterford and Wexford ETB, Kevin Lewis CE visited Dungarvan Men’s Shed on Friday 30th June.
Cllr. O’Ryan, along with the newly elected mayor of Waterford and WWETB committee member Cllr. Pat Nugent, thanked Kevin for visiting the shed and acknowledged the work at Dungarvan Men’s Shed, in particular their work in the Community. Oliver Clancy, Chairperson of Dungarvan Men’s Shed gave all present a pictorial tour on the history of the shed and their accomplishments to date.
In particular, the Shedders are very proud to be the winner of the Waterford Council Community Award for 2016. Those present then spoke about their experience at the shed and how the shed has impacted on their lives. After presenting QQI level 4 Workplace Safety component certificates to seven Shedders, those present were given a tour of the shed by Michael Cass PRO Officer.
Finally Kevin Lewis was presented with a hand turned wooden bowl and sincerely thanked by all for taking the time to visit Dungarvan Men’s Shed.