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Monday 23 October 2017

GLYNN/BARNTOWN

BARNTOWN YOUTH CLUB

The Club will hold an in-house party on Friday 1st October from 8.30 - 11 pm. This is for registered club members only. There will be a tuc shop open at the party for light refreshments etc. See you all there! Supervisors for the night are: Ann Marie Murphy, Jeannie O'Neill, Lorraine Smyth, Noel Mc.Cormack, John Maher, Berna Rackard, Cathriona Arthur, Kate Banville, Ann Fagan & John Ironside. Committee representative is Frances Prunty (086) 3044809. Registration for Youth Club is now closed.

G.A.A. NEWS

A cheese and wine reception will take place in the GAA Clubhouse at 8pm on Friday October 1st to announce events to commemorate the 125th Anniversary of the Club. The weekend of 12th-14th November has been designated as the '125 Weekend' with events for all age groups.

CAMOGIE

Best of Luck to the Intermediate Camogie Team who will play Bunclody in the Co. Final replay on Saturday 2nd October. The match will now take place in Oylegate at 2 pm instead of 5.30 pm. Please come along and support the girls.

KILLURIN ROWING CLUB

The rowing season is now over for 2010 and to mark our achievements, we are having a group photograph on the quay on Sunday morning next at 11am. All teams are asked to attend. Please bring any medals or trophies won during the summer for this photo. We are asking members to wear their club colours too! It will be nice to get the entire gang together one last time before the winter!

Well done to all members who took part in the fun event on Wexford Quay last Saturday - it was a pleasure to be asked to take part in the display of Cot Rowing. With a bigger event planned for next year, hopefully we can make this an annual day out for the club.

There will be a meeting for anyone involved with the club on Monday, 4th October, at 7.30pm in Glynn Hall. The aim of the meeting is to discuss any fundraising that we could do throughout the winter months. We are hoping for a big attendance, so put your thinking caps on folks!!

BARNTOWN SCHOOL NEWS

The pathway leading from the school to the community centre has now re-opened. Please use the pathway safely. Parents are also reminded of the one way system which is in operation in the community centre car park. Please drive with caution at all times, to ensure the safety of the children. Thank you for your co-operation.

COMMUNITY GAMES

Following our recent AGM we are pleased to announce that we have nominated Joanne Mahony as our volunteer of the year, and Eleanor Nolan as our young person of the year awards, Good luck to you both as your nominations go forward to the County, and thanks for all your hard work.

Entries are due in for the pre Christmas events: Cross Country, Table Tennis, Badminton, Draughts and Chess. We are looking for the names of any children who might like to be included on these panels. Please contact Colette Steel 086 352 7292 asap if you want to take part.

We are entering teams in and looking for coordinators for other winter games including: Indoor soccer, Handball, Dance, projects, culture corner, sketch recitation, group and solo singing music and dance , quiz, and the new event of under 10 hand writing. Please contact Colette Steel asap if you want to help out or take part.

GLYNN YOUTH CLUB

The youth club prize raffle draw, took place on Friday night, the winner of the brand new bike was Christopher Flood. Congratulations and thanks to Mirium Murphy for donating the prize. Any supervisors interested in doing any of the FDYS courses please return your forms and deposit asap to secure your place, your deposit will be returned on completion of study day.