Clara GAA Club - January 26

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Dinner Dance

Clara GAA will be holding our Dinner Dance/Presentation on 27th February at 8pm in the Clara GAA Centre. On the night we will be presenting our Junior Hurlers with their Junior ‘A’ Championship medals along with presenting our Minor Footballers with their Minor ‘B’ Championship medals along with their Division 1 League medals. There will be a three course meal commencing at 8.30pm. The meal will be followed with music by The Vows. Tickets on the night cost €15 and can be got from any member of the committee. It promises to be a fantastic night as we celebrate our 2015 Championship successes. It will be formal dress on the night and there will be a special guest to present the medals.

Appreciation Night

An appreciation night will be held on Wednesday 16th March in The Mill for everyone who helped out with Underage Football and Hurling during 2015.

Foundation Course Now Available

Clara GAA Club will be holding a Foundation Coaching course on 13th February at 9.30am in the convent. This course is mandatory for all coaches going forward for the year 2016. For further queries please contact Brian Gavin (087-2411986) or Tom Naughton (087-9407593).

Lotto Results

The draw for the weekly club lotto took place on Sunday night last at Bingo. The numbers drawn were: 1-8-16-22. There was no winner of the jackpot. There were 9 Match 3 winners who receive €25 each and these were: Tina Bracken, Mary Rose, Teresa G c/o Bingo, Alan Deehan, Willie Reynolds, Ursula Guinan, Mary Buckley, Mary D. Buckley and Christine Deasy.

Next weeks’ jackpot is €14,900 and the draw will be held at Bingo on Sunday 31st January.

U8 Indoor Hurling League 2016

Training starts Tuesday 28th January and Tuesday 2nd February at 6.30pm for Under 6 ½’s and 7.30pm for 1st and 2nd class U8’s. The league will start Tuesday the 9th February at 6.45pm for 6 weeks playing for the Tom Naughton Cup, The Ber Cowen Cup and The Tommy Dolan Cup. Indoor hurls and some helmets will be provided. Any queries contact Mel on 087-2649536

Membership and Yearly Lotto Subsription

Membership for 2016 and the yearly lotto subscription of €75 are now due and these can be paid to any member of the committee. Each person who purchases a yearly lotto along with a national draw ticket €10 will receive a free Clara GAA Car Sticker for 2016.

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