Skerries Harps Newsletter - 6th of July 2015

posted 6 Jul 2015, 00:26 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 9 Jul 2015, 06:29 ]

On Saturday night last Skerries Harps made a special presentation to Joe McGuinness to mark his 51 years as an Executive member with Skerries Harps, 10 as Secretary and the last 41 years as Treasurer. Over the years Joe has seen many changes in the club culminating in the opening of a Superb Clubhouse in May this year. Congrats Joe. The Presentation on behalf of the club was made to Joe by Club Chairman Niall Murphy.

Good wins this week for the McMeel's Pharmacy sponsored Senior footballers in AFL2 against Lucan, Juniors beat Fingal Ravens in league, while U16 hurlers had a deserved win over Good Counsel.

Congrats to the two U12 Hurlers, Luke Whelan and James Kenny who represented the Harps in the Ger Canavan Hurling skills challenge in O'Toole's with great credit, with Luke being the overall winner.

Well done to Fionnan O'Sullivan, Liam Woodcock and Sam Jones with the Dublin U15 footballers.

Congrats to Dublin Ladies football captain Lyndsey Davey (0-4)on Dublin's semi-final win over Laois and good luck in final against Westmeath.

Hard luck to Orlaith Durkan with Dublin Senior Camogie on narrow loss to Tipperrary, and to Aisling Spillane with the Dublin Premier Junior Camogie team who lost out to Laois.

Fixtures: Tues 7th Senior Camogie V Raheny Away 7.30pm. Wed 8th Ladies Football C'ship V Man o'War Home 7.30pm and Minor Football v Round Towers Lusk Away 7.30pm. Fri 10th Junior Hurling V Kilmacud Away 7.30pm.For all other fixtures, results and updates see

The Club Code of Conduct document can now be viewed on website in documents section.

Golf Society: Next Outing to Swords Open GC on Fri 17th July. Tee Times 12 to 2pm. Contact Paul 0851740474 for more details. New players always welcome. Great Social Day.

Summer Camps : Multi Sport Camp 27th - 31st July. Camp Times 10am- 2.30pm. Cost €55 for 1st Child, €50 for subsequent children. Kellogs Cul Camp 10th - 14th Aug. Camp Times 10am - 2.30pm Daily. Cost€55 for 1st Child , €50 for subsequent children. Nursery Camp: 17th - 20th August. (Note change of Date).Camps 10am -2pm Daily. Cost €50. For more information Contact Stephen Fitzgerald 0851559546 Or Johnny Beggs 0862903490.

Dates For Diary:

Fri 10th July: Club Members and Friends Night: The Red Biddys  Irish Ballads, Folk, Blue Grass& Blues Band. Acoustic and Open Mike Session. Great Opportunity for all to come down and enjoy a night in the New Facilities. All very welcome. No Cover Charge. Don't Miss this Night!!

Sat 25th July: Eireann Elvis with full supporting Band in Clubhouse Tickets selling fast Limited Availability, Get yours now to avoid disappointment. Tickets €20 Available from Pat 0872505479.

Harps Golf Classic Fri 31st July in Skerries GC. Teams of 4 €200. Contact Cait 087-2730434 or Frank on 086-2432873

Zingo result 1-2-5-7-4-3-6. No Winner, Jackpot now €1,500.Next Draw Thurs 9th July in The Bus Bar. Envelopes €2 from Gary Holland, the clubhouse, Arbour Blooms and 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.

Congrats to David O'Connor on being newly elected Mayor of Fingal.