Skerries Harps Newsletter - 25th of Jan 2016

posted 25 Jan 2016, 00:50 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 26 Jan 2016, 00:41 ]

The Club's Presentation Dinner Dance will take place this year in the Bracken Court Hotel on Fri 12th Feb. Tickets limited but are available at €50 from Jackie 0872121418 or Fergal 0868984657. A Night to celebrate the club's achievements in 2015. Bus available to Hotel. Must be booked in advance. Names to Ann Donnelly 0861625209.

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 return on Thurs 28th Jan: Juveniles meet at 9pm and Adults meet at 9.30pm Congrats to Harps player Sinead O'Mahony on being chosen for AFL trials in Melbourne this weekend. Sinead has recently emigrated to Oz, Best of Luck Sinead!

Adult Ladies football Training: Anybody looking to join are welcome. Contact Paul Donnelly at 086 8431268. New players always welcome for all codes, Contact any committee members for info.

Tickets are still on sale for the GAA National Club Draw for €10. Great Prizes on offer including 1st Prize A Car!! Tickets available from Fergal 086 8984657, Joanne 086 4058523 or from Clubhouse Bar. Please support this important Club Fundraiser. For those who have already purchased tickets, A very Big Thank you from the fundraising committee.

Skerries Weight Loss Charity Challenge: 10 contestants from the Harps are going head to head against the Goats (Rugby club) Please support our contestants as all money raised will be divided between the Charity Remember Us and the clubs. 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 5 Sundays. Details on website and entry on Download page.

Dates For Diary: Hugs For Hugh's House- Charity Gig featuring Local Bands on Sat 13th Feb from 8pm. Hugh's House is a facility beside Temple Street Hospital which provides accommodation for parents and families who have children in the Hospital. Our sponsor Ade Stack (Stack's pharmacies) is the founder of this venture and recently has won a People of the Year Award for Hugh's House. Look out for this Event-More details later.

Fashion Show: Fri 11th March in Clubhouse. Tickets on sale soon at €15.

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.

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 2-4-7-3-1-5-6. Jackpot Now €2,900.Next Draw in Nealons Thurs 28th Jan at 10pm, Nice Prize to begin 2016!! Summer Holiday maybe!! 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 Forde family on the death of Denis's father Timothy last weekend. May he rest in peace.