Glenswilly Club notes for April 5th, 2016
Child Protection course
There is a Child Protection course on Monday night 11th April in the
club house from 7-15pm to 10.30pm.
There are 18 places already taken up there is room for two more. If
you or if you know someone that has to do this course they should
contact Annmarie McDaid at 0863387363.
Remember anyone involved with children coaching, managing, or helping
in anyway must have this course done and be Garda Vetted. It’s the
Variety Concert in Aid of Glenswilly Church
This Friday April 8th at 8pm Glenswilly GAA Club will play host to an
evening of great entertainment to raise some much needed funds for
Glenswilly Chapel’s Restoration Fund.
Performers on the night include local World Champion dancer Gavin
Shevlin alongside his world top 10 ranked sister Niamh, renowned
Donegal musicians Coirm, the Ulster Scór Sinsear finalists from
Glenswilly, the Glenfinn players, Maria McCormick and many many more
talented local musicians and singers.
Entry on the night is only €10 for adults and children under 15 go
free. Draw tickets and prizes also available on the night.
Join the event on Facebook here
Bring along all your family and friends for an enjoyable evening to remember.
Glenswilly Ladies notes
Glenswilly ladies were beaten by Fanad in Gaeltacht semi final last
Friday, Final score 10 points to 5.
Next outing for the ladies is on Sunday 10th April against McCumhaills
in the shield competition. Training continues on Tuesdays and
Under 14 girls had a good win on Saturday against Killybegs. This week
they are away to Gweedore. U14 girls training is on Monday 6-7pm at
the training pitch.
Table Quiz is planned for Friday 27th May in Callaghans in Churchill,
with Hughie McClafferty as quizmaster.
There will be a ladies referee course on 13th April, venue to be confirmed.
The course will start at 7pm and last for three hours. It is suitable
for anyone Over 16 who is interested in refereeing ladies/girls
Anyone interested should contact Deirdre McDaid by email:
Seniors and Reserves
The Seniors and Reserves will travel to the Bridge in Dunfanaghy this
Saturday to take on St Michaels. The Reserve throw-in is at 5.15pm
while the senior game gets underway at 6.45pm. All support is
Darkness into light
The club hope to have another group entry this year in the Darkness
into Light to support Pieta House. Anyone wishing get to join our
group please text name to 0861611240 before 15th April. The cost is
€20 per person for this extremely worthy cause.
Easter draw winners
The winners of the Easter Draw is as follows: 1st – Erin O’Donnell,
Convoy, 2nd – Cormac Gallagher, 3rd – Jessica Duffy. The seller’s
prize was won by Owen Collum. Thanks to everyone who bought lines for
the draw. Your support goes directly into the facilities at the club.
Thank you again.
Under 14 Girls Training has been changed to Monday evenings 6pm to 7
.15 on the training pitch .
Well done to the girls on winning their first league game against
Killybegs at the weekend.
After two good opening games in which they beat Naomh Colmcille and
Letterkenny Gaels, the U14 boys team were beaten by Termon this week.
Their next game is away to Buncrana next Monday.
The U10s will have a blitz this weekend in Glenswilly where they will
take on Dungloe and Ardara.
The winner of last week’s lotto was Seamus McMonagle from Glendowan
who matched 3 numbers. The winning numbers were 3,17,21 and 22. Lottos
are available from most local businesses or by connecting any member
of the lotto committee.
Bingo continues in the hall every Wednesday starting at 9pm.
Anybody with anything for the weekly club notes is asked to email them
to firstname.lastname@example.org before Monday night. Thanks.