Skerries Harps Newsletter - 4th of April 2016

posted 4 Apr 2016, 00:55 by Skerries Harps

Congrats to Eoin Smith and Donal McIlgorm who were on the successful Dublin U21 football team who defeated Kildare to win a thrilling Leinster Final. Well Done lads, and speedy recovery Donal.

Great weekend for our Adult footballers sponsored by McMeel's Pharmacy with the Senior’s beating St.Pats (P), Junior 1's defeating Inisfails and the Junior 2's overcame Fingallians. Well done to the Ladies Feile footballers and thanks to all who helped out in any way, also to all who helped with the Easter Hurling / Camogie Tournament.

Dublin GAA are holding a Juvenile Coaching Course on Fri 8th April at 7.30pm entitled "Put the kick back into football" at the Main pitch. More details on website.

 Juvenile Academy Saturday  at 10am. Our On-Line shop is open 24/7- see link on website. Tea and Coffee available in Clubhouse upstairs. Also Irish Conversation gathering in Clubhouse. All very welcome.

The GAA 4 Mother's and others continue training on Fri nights at 8pm beside Main pitch. All new members very welcome.

Fixtures: Sun 10th Junior Hurling V Whitehall Away 11am.

For all other fixtures, up to date news and information see

Membership for 2016 is now over 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.

Look out for Swipe TV on RTE2 on Mon 11th April at 4.30pm, Harps U11's and mentors will feature. More details later.

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

The 1916 Skerries Harps Commemoration Group are running a weekend of celebration  of the Easter Rising on 22nd - 24th April featuring a Play entitled Nurse, as well as GAA games, Music, historical walks and a parade. An Exhibition in the clubhouse for which they are looking for help, by way of any memorabilia, momentous or artifacts from the 1916 period for inclusion in the exhibition. All items will be documented and returned after the event. Contact Hugh 0872538889.

Extra: A evening of storytelling and memorabilia from the 1916 era will take place on Thurs 7th April at 9pm in Clubhouse. Historian present on night, All Very welcome.

Date For Diary:

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

Zingo result:3-2-1-7-6-5-4. Jackpot now €1,900. Next Draw Thurs 7th April in Clubhouse. Envelopes from Gary Holland, The Clubhouse, The Gladstone, The Snug, The Bus Bar, Nealons, The Black Raven 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.