Skerries Harps Newsletter - 22nd of Feb 2016

posted 22 Feb 2016, 00:33 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 23 Feb 2016, 05:05 ]

Crosscare Drug and Alcohol Awareness Workshop on Thurs 25th Feb in Clubhouse at 8pm. For parents/ guardians and other family members who take of children and young people. All Welcome for a very informative meeting. More details on website.

Good win for Moriarty's Supervalu sponsored U13 footballers against Ballinteer.

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: Check for starting times this week, subject to change.

Well done to Harps Camogie team who beat Raheny in Leinster league and to Jack and Eoin Smyth who reached the Sigerson Cup Final at the weekend.

Well Done To Orlaith Durkan with the Dublin Camogie who beat Wexford and to Ross McGarry, Jonathan Fay Watts and Ian Furlong with Fingal hurlers who defeated Tyrone in the NHL.

Fixtures: Sat 27th: Senior Camogie V O'Loughlin Gaels Home 1pm. Sun 28th Feb: AFL2 Senior Football V Clontarf. AFL6 Junior 1 V Bank Of Ireland Ringsend 12pm and AFL10 Juniors V Round Towers Clondalkin Awaay 3pm. For all other fixtures, up to date news and information see

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 next Sunday.

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 Annual Cheltenham Tipster forecast: Club fundraiser on Cheltenham Races, entry forms available soon.

The Harps Golf Society outing dates have been announced and are available on website. Harps Golf Classic on Fri 8th July this year, note date change.

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 7-2-5-3-4-1-6. No Winner. Jackpot now €1,300. 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 Keane family on the recent death of Dr. John Keane. May he rest in peace.