St. Kevin’s GAA – Club Notes
SEASON GREETINGS: St. Kevin’s would like to wish all our members and friends a Happy Christmas and Peaceful New Year. Thanks to all for your support in 2014 and looking forward to a great 2015.
UNDERAGE DISCO: There will be an under-age disco this Friday the 19th in the clubhouse, open to ALL children from ages Five to Eleven and from 7:30 to 9:30. €3 per child. There will be a Sweet Shop on the night and a very special visitor. Please Support!
OPEN DARTS NIGHT: This Saturday the 20th come down to the clubhouse for an open darts night. You could win a meat voucher in time for Christmas and have a great night as well!
CHARITY FOOTBALL: Big charity game this St. Stephen’s Day where Timahoe/Staplestown take on Coill Dubh at 2pm this. All proceeds go to the ‘My Canine Companion’ charity. Come down to watch or dust off those boots and get involved.
Contact Mickey O’Brien on 086 311 5405 or via the contact page on the Club Website. To warm up after there will be finger food and entertainment in the clubhouse.
THE HORSES ARE COMING: St Kevins GFC and Coill Dubh Hurling club are hosting their annual Hunt on January 4th 2015 at St Kevins club house. The hunt will start at 2pm. This is a great opportunity for all local pony and horse owners to shake off the turkey feathers . There will be an auction in the clubhouse after the hunt and refreshments will be served. Anyone wishing to donate items for the auction, unwanted Xmas gifts, loads of Turf, Logs, Bales of hay, straw, ponies, farm animals, farm produce – anything you can give us we will sell it. Music in the bar from 6pm till 9pm by local musicians. Please Text 087 6936693 for any further information.
LOTTO: “St. Kevin’s/Coill Dubh” Lotto results for the 16th December, 2014. No jackpot winner, Numbers drawn
2,3,9,18, 40euro winners M Delaney c/o Mairead Dwyer, L Delaney c/o Mairead Dwyer, Pee/Tee c/o Willie Percival
Joe/Sarah Dunne c/o James O Donnell – Next weeks jackpot – €1,800
CLUB MEMBERSHIP: Membership is due for 2015 and is an essential form of revenue for the club. All players need to pay membership as without it they are not insured. The rates for this year are:
Players €70; Non-Players €50; Students €30; OAP & Social €25; U’age membership €20; Family Membership: (2 Adults & 2 U-18 Children) €120 additional children are €10. Those who wish to be paid by bank standing order can be facilitated. Please contact Club Registrar; Sinéad Brereton on 085 114 0139 to arrange membership and payment.
COMMITTEE 2015: The following were elected for the upcoming year: Patrons: Fr. Pat Ramsbottom & Fr. Jimmy Doyle; Life President: Matt Ward; President: Joe Fox and; Tommy Heffernan ; Chairman: John Noone; Vice Chairman: Martin Murray; Secretary: Alice Casey; Asst. Secretary: Sinead Brereton; Treasurer: Delores Lynch; Asst. Treasurer: Patrick Payne; PRO: David Rainsford; Co Board Delegate: John Noone; U/age Chairman: Declan Cullen; U/age Secretary: Laura Cullen; Registrar: Sinead Brereton; Oifigeach na Gaeilge: Sinéad Noonan; Committee Members: Sean Ward, Kieran Mangan, Pat Casey.
THE 400 DRAW: The winners of last Saturdays big draw were as follows,
1st Prize of €10,000 to Anthony and Phyllis Donohoe (Seller, Lizzie Heffernan)
2nd Prize of €5,000 to TJ and Sarah McLoughlin (Seller, Ger O’Brien)
3rd Prize of €2,000 to Mary Casey (Seller, Pups Casey)
4th Prize of €1,000 to Peter Gibbons (Seller, Martin Murray)
The winners of €250 were Phil Kealy (Seller, Denise Cox) Lar Power (Seller, Pups Casey) Joe Mallon & Patricia Casey (Seller, Denise Cox) and Mary & Walter Cross (Seller, Sean Ward)
Well done to all the winners and big thanks to everyone who entered. A very special thanks to Denise Cox and Ruth Beirne to those behind the scenes and to all the ticket sellers.