Skerries Harps Newsletter - 7th of March 2016

posted 7 Mar 2016, 01:18 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 11 Mar 2016, 10:57 ]

Good start for the Blue Bar sponsored Junior Hurlers in AHL5 beating Ballinteer, while Moriarty's Supervalu sponsored U15 footballers had a good victory in Div. 1 over St. Sylvesters.

Well Done to Grace, Shona and Alix who played with Dublin U16 Camogie v Kilkenny.

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: Juvenile 9pm, Adult 9.30pm.

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

Well Done To Lyndsey Davey with the Dublin footballers who beat Tyrone, and hard luck to Ian, Jonathan and Ross with Fingal Hurlers in AHL.

Fixtures: Sun 13th March: Senior Football V Scoil Ui Chonaill Away 10.30am, Junior 1 V Clontarf Home, and Junior 2 V Naomh Barrog Home 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) 7 weeks gone 3 to go. Harps slightly ahead. Please support our contestants as all money raised will be divided between the Charity Remember Us and the club. More details from Jackie 0872121418.

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.

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.

Fashion Show: Fri 11th March in Clubhouse. Sold Out.

The Annual Cheltenham Tipster forecast: Club fundraiser on Cheltenham Races, entry forms now available. This is a club fundraising event so please support if possible. Entry forms available in clubhouse and from all your mentors. Entry €10 or 3 entries for €20. Contact Fergal 0868984657 for more info.

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 weekend) Facebook Sensation Rory's Stories Comedy Show in Harps Clubhouse. Tickets €10. Don't Miss It!!. Check him out on Facebook!

Zingo result: 6-2-4-7-3-5-1. No Winner. Jackpot now €1,500. Envelopes from Gary Holland, The Clubhouse 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.