Skerries Harps Newsletter - 15th of Feb 2016

posted 15 Feb 2016, 00:42 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 19 Feb 2016, 00:59 ]

The Club's Presentation Dinner Dance proved a great success on Friday night last, many thanks for all who supported the event and especially to Jackie and her team for a well organised night and to The Bracken Court Hotel for their hospitality. Here's looking forward to next year and another good year on and off the field.

Good start to the season for Moriarty's Supervalu sponsored U15 footballers and to the McMeel's pharmacy sponsored Junior 2 team who defeated Man O'War in the Mooney Cup.

Juvenile Academy continues on Sat at 10am.  Club Shop also open on Sat at same times for club gear and equipment. Our On-Line shop is open 24/7- see link on website. Coffee and tea available upstairs.

Weekly meetings continue on Thurs nights: Juveniles meet at 9pm and Adults meet at 9.30pm Well Done To Lyndsey Davey with the Dublin ladies who beat Monaghan and to Ross McGarry and Ian Furlong with Fingal hurlers who defeated Warwickshire in the NHL.

Fixtures: Sun 21st : AIB Cup Seniors V Round Towers Clondalkin Home 10.30am, Stacy Cup Junior 1 V Innisfails Balgriffin 12pm, Mooney Cup Junior 2's V St.Margarets Home 3pm. For all other fixtures, up to date news and information see Thanks to all who helped out on Saturday with Hugs for Hugh's House Charity Day. It proved to be a very successful day in aid of a well deserving cause. As we speak the total for the Charity has reached over €6K.

Skerries Weight Loss Charity Challenge: 10 contestants from the Harps are going head to head against the Goats (Rugby club) 5 weeks gone 5 to go. Please support our contestants as all money raised will be divided between the Charity Remember Us and the club. More details from Jackie 0872121418, our new Health and Well Being officer.

Membership for 2016 is now due and can be paid on-line on our website Social Membership available €50 and Senior membership (over 65) at €35. All other rates on website. Players must have Membership paid before games and training resume.

See website and Skerries Harps Facebook page for more information, latest club news and upcoming Events.

Gormanston Indoor Hurling/Camogie continues for the next 2 Sundays.

Dates For Diary: Thurs 25th Feb: Drug and alcohol Awareness workshop. More details on website.

Fashion Show: Fri 11th March in Clubhouse. Tickets on sale Sat 20th Feb from Denise 0872843590 or Jackie 0872121418 at €15. Get your tickets ASAP as this event will sell out fast.

Cheltenham Preview Night Fri 4th March at 8pm. Panel Includes Andrew Lynch (jockey), Shane Shortall (jockey), Ado McGuinness (trainer), Dermot McLoughlin (trainer) and David Coughlan (Daily Star) plus special guest as MC. Tickets €10 including €5 Paddy Power. Proceeds between Charity Remember Us and Senior footballers. Tickets from Cian 0860709792.

The Harps Golf Society outing dates have been announced and are available on website.

Sun 1st May (Bank holiday) Facebook Sensation Rory's Stories Comedy Show in Harps Clubhouse. Tickets €10. Don't Miss It!!. Check him out on facebook!

Zingo result 1-2-4-5-3-7-6. No Winner. Jackpot now €1,200. Envelopes from Gary Holland, The Clubhouse, Arbour Blooms or Image Depot or by quarterly bank standing order or play on-line at Playing Makes It possible!! and Help Your Club at the same time.

The club extends its sympathy to the Murphy family on the recent death of Mark. May he rest in peace.