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ST MARK'S

MEMBERSHIP is now due. Please arrange to pay this as soon as possible. For the purpose of the AGM, full members must have paid in full by January 31st to be eligible to vote or be nominated for positions. The office will be open between 9-10pm each night this week to facilitate payment. Payment can also be made online at www.stmarksgaa.ie. We would like to congratulate Ross Jameson on his award from Coiste na Sean Gael Atha Cliath. This award was granted to Ross in recognition of the enormous contribution he has made to the club since he joined St. Marks in 1977. The club would like to wish Ryan Farrell and the Dublin Football Minor team all the best as they start their league campaign against Tipperary this Saturday at home. Time and Venue TBC. Bingo continues on Thursday evenings. The Snowball at this weeks bingo will be €610 in 58 calls or less. The Tallaght Harold's Cross Musical Society are hosting a fun quiz and open mic night on Friday at 9pm in the club lounge. Bar food available on Saturday and Carvery served on Sunday. All are welcome. Music in the club lounge on Saturday evening. Set dance classes continue on Monday evening. There were no winners of this weeks lotto jackpots. Thank you for your continued support.

ST MARY'S SAGGART/RATHCOOLE

VIBEZ, our juvenile disco, returns on Friday 8th February. Some changes have been made, with the age profile raised to 12-15-year-olds and admission has been reduced to €5. We ask all our juvenile members in this age group to support the night. All revenues raised go directly to our juvenile section. The spring series 2013 begins with the home game against Cork on Saturday. Mick Nugent is the man looking after ticket applications and he can be contacted on 087-6888909. The club is seeking lotto sellers for the Forest Hills, and Broadfield estates in Rathcoole. If there are any members interested in helping out please contact Cathal Kelly on 086-2584335. We are also looking for a number of adult members who could sell in the Rathcoole pubs at the weekends; again Cathal is the man to contact. There was no winner of last week's lotto jackpot of €5000. This weeks jackpot will be €5000 with a rollover jackpot of €3400. Membership for 2013 is now due, the rates are as follows, Family €150, Adult Playing €120, Non Playing Adult €70, Student €60, Associate €60, Juvenile €40, OAP €20. We would ask all members to please pay before January 31. Senior football challenge this evening away to Ballinteer St John's and on Sunday morning at 11am in Clane. Training at the usual time on Thursday evening. All mentors please note that the main pitch in Saggart is closed for training this week. Juvenile training recommences this week at the usual times. New players are very welcome, so please come along any Wednesday evening and Saturday mornings. For further details please contact Paul O'Brien 0894754860. A reminder to parents that mouthguards are now compulsory for all juveniles and Paul has details on where these can be purchased. Whist take place this Thursday at 8.30pm in the club lounge. It was with great sadness that we learned of the Death of Kevin Heffernan last Friday. We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the Heffernan family and to the St Vincent's club on the passing of a true legend to football in Dublin.

ST MONICA'S

THERE was no winner in the club lotto last week numbers drawn were 5-19-22, lotto takes place every Thursday night in the clubhouse and tickets cost just €2. Keep Saturday the 16th of February free as the club are hosting a special "Mons" version of "Mr & Mrs" for Valentines weekend. Social membership is being offered at a special rate for any member who pay their membership in the months of January and February only - €10 single, €15 couple, €5 students /OAP's, €10 OAP couple - full rates will apply from the 1st of March. Forms are NOW available from bar staff. Training times for all of our teams is as follows: U8, U10 and U12 boys Tuesday / Thursday 6-7pm & Sat at 11am, Ladies and girls U16 Tuesday / Thursday 6:30-7:30pm, U13 girls team 4:30pm on Wednesday, U16 boys Wed & Fri at 6pm, AFL 3 team Monday at 7pm, Wednesday at 8pm in De La Salle hall, AFL 10 team Tuesday at 7:30pm. U16 boys start their 2013 league campaign this Saturday with an away trip to Ballyboden St Enda's best of luck to all players and their management team.

ST OLIVER PLUNKETT'S/EOGHAN RUADH

LOTTO numbers for Sunday 27th January were: 1, 2, 16, 25. No winner. Match 3 winner - Sean Leech. Jackpot next weekend €6,150. Players, Members, Parents of Juveniles, Club supporters and Social members requested to support club lotto and anyone interested in paying by direct debit can contact Tommie Mc Manus @ 0872208977. Membership fees for 2013 are now due. Nursery for 4 to 7-year-olds takes place in the sports hall on Saturday morning between 9am and 11am. For details including age groupings contact Johnny McGlynn on 0860276459. Clubhouse which is open nightly is available for family functions - for details and bookings contact Bar Manager @ 8389316 or call to clubhouse. The Club extends its deepest sympathy to the family of the late Kevin Heffernan and to the family and colleagues of the late Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe.

ST PATRICK'S, PALMERSTOWN

The club would like to express our deepest sympathy to Philip Murphy following the death of his grandmother. Well done to our young entrepreneurs on a very successful launch of their new referees whistle. Check it out on Facebook. An feadog. AGM will take place on wed feb 20th at 8.30 pm in the clubhouse. Annual memberships are now due and should be paid to your team mentor or committee member ASAP. Tickets still available for our annual dinner dance in Louis Fitzgerald hotel. Text the order to 0867255586 - €35 per head. First draw: winning numbers 10 13 15 25 no winner. Second draw: winning numbers 04 06 07 19 no winner. €50 each: Cian O Breen, Michael Somers, Nora Larrissy, C O Brien. Next Draw Sunday 03/02/13: 1st draw jackpot of €10,000. 2nd draw jackpot of €6,200

ST PEREGRINE'S

HARD luck to Robbie and Eric and the Dublin Senior Footballers on their defeat in the O'Byrne Cup Final. Minor Hurling Championship final this Sunday details to follow. Spring Series is upon us again, please contact Mary Murtagh if you want to order tickets by tomorrow morning. Bus is leaving the club at 6pm on Saturday for Cork game. Membership is now due, please contact your mentor or attend one of registration membership days. Club Lotto was won by John O'Neill. Numbers drawn were 6, 9 17 & 22. Next weeks Jackpot 2,000 .The Executive Committee would like to request that members willing to act as mentors with the various club Minor and Adult Hurling, Football, Camogie and

Ladies Football teams and also on the various Club Sub-Committees for the 2013 season contact the club Secretary for full details. Entertainment this Sat in clubhouse from 'Afterdawn'. Bingo on Wed at 8.30pm, Jackpot is €500.

TEMPLEOGUE SYNGE STREET

JUVENILE football fixtures (CCC2) start this Saturday 2nd February check web for details of club games. All adult teams are now back training. Football Academy on every Saturday at Bushy Park. Academy on from 10.30am to 11.45am and new members are welcome. Subs for 2013 are now due check web site for member's forms and return to managers ASAP. Contact club coach Zoe Cole for Details on 087 6207280 for info on juvenile teams. Club gear available at Pure Sport Rathfarnham Shopping Centre 9.00am to 6.00pm Monday to Saturday. Check www.tssgfc.com for more info.

THOMAS DAVIS

A ZUMBA fundraiser takes place in the Sports Hall on Sunday 3rd February 2013 from 11am to 1pm.Admission €15. Members are requested to sign up for the 2016 Club New standing order forms for the 2016 Club are available from the Clubhouse. Members are requested to buy one and sell 2.Lotto Sub Committee meeting at 8.30pm on Thursday 17th January 2012. Lotto numbers for week ending Lotto numbers for week ending 25thJanuary 2013-2,6,13 & 15. No winner. Next jackpot €5,000. The Executive Committee would appeal to all Members to increase ticket sales each week. Members who require extra lotto tickets should contact Aideen Devine 087 202 3428. Carvery Lunch available each Sunday in the Clubhouse. Members who have Club equipment not currently being used jerseys, footballs, sliotars, helmets and hurlies are requested to return same to Christopher O'Donnell or Sam Payne. There are 2 vacancies for Junior Football and 1 vacancy for Intermediate Football Mentors. Those interested should contact Christopher O'Donnell or Sam Payne. Membership fees are due on 1st January 2012. Fees should be paid to Myles Davoren or Noel Blanchfield without delay. Fees will be collected in the Clubhouse on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this week. The Clubs Gaelic Football for Mothers are participating in Operation Transformation. Those interested should attend the clubhouse at 7.30pm for walks. Members who have unwanted Christmas presents are encouraged to donate them to the Club to be used as spot prizes for fundraising events. All team mentors are requested to text Bobby McNulty @ 086-8827332 with results of their matches for inclusion on the Club's Twitter Page. Congratulations to Paddy Kavanagh and Noel Ennis who were honoured at the Coiste na Sean Gael awards last Sunday in Erin's Isle GAA Club.

TRINITY GAELS

JUVENILE Football starts back on Saturday with u13 at home to Wanderers and u14 away to Skerries, both at 3.30pm. U15 are away to Naomh Fionnbarra on Sunday at 11.30am. All support welcome. Tickets for Strictly Come Dancing are available from Mentors, Dancers and Damien 086 0898236. Lotto Numbers: 6, 19, 27, 28. No winner. Jackpot next week €10,000. Reserve jackpot €4,000.

WANDERERS

ALL at Wanderers GAA Club would like to express our sincerest sympathies with Tom Barron and Lisa McGee on the passing of their daughter, Ellen Barron McGee following a long and brave battle with illness. Our thoughts and prayers are with Tom, Lisa and all their family and friends at this very tough time. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam. No winner of the lotto jackpot this week. Numbers drawn 11-15-24. €25 to John Cardiff, Suzanne Walsh, Breda Gallagher and Clive Coard. Jackpot next week is €6600. New 400 member quarterly draw tickets with great prizes now on sale, contact any committee member. Adult Men's Football training has resumed and is taking place throughout the week. All new players welcome at any time. For 1st Team please contact John for details on 0868118372 and for 2nd Team please contact Mark on 0876732628 or Damian on 0868632565. Training occurs weekly as follows. Monday 8pm Firhouse Community College Gym. Tuesday 7.15pm Frank Kelly Park. Thursday 7.15pm Frank Kelly Park. Sunday 10.30am Knocklyon Community School. Juvenile Under11 and Under13 teams are looking for new players and all new comers are welcome. Contact Gabby on 0872444444. A very unique Fund Raising Players Calendar is now available, contact shop@wanderersgaa.ie for more details or Mark on 0876732628. New club gear available. Polos, Hoodies, Jackets etc. Contact Niall on 0868857303. Please see dates below of an upcoming foundation Course. If you are interested please contact Paul (Details below). Forward your Name, Club, Phone Number. Foundation Course - Football & Hurling. Venue: St Brigids GAA Club Dates: Friday 8th Feb, Fri 15th Feb & Fri 22nd Feb 2013 (attendance on all dates necessary) Time: 7.30pm - 9.30pmCost: €15To Book: Email: paul.obrien.gpo.dublin@gaa.ie. Call 087-9154748. http://www.dublingaagamesdevelopment.ie/foundation-award-course. More training options available from the club website. All members and friends are eligible to apply for Spring Series tickets to see the Dublin footballers and hurlers. The club will benefit from all ticket sales through the club so please consider purchasing your tickets through the club only. Dates and times available from www.wanderersgaa.ie.

WESTMANSTOWN GAELS/GARDA

PRE-SEASON training continues for men's intermediate and junior panels on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7pm and Saturday mornings at 9am at Westmanstown. The ladies pre-season training on Mondays at 7:30pm at Westmanstown, the Tyrellstown Gym at 7pm on Wednesdays and 7:30am on Saturday mornings at Westmanstown. New members welcome. The Gaels Nursery (5-7 years) runs every Saturday from 10am. Sessions are held indoors in Crunch Fitness, Westmanstown for the duration of the winter. Ask for Geraldine Cullotty. For the latest information, visit www.westmanstowngaels.ie. Training continues for all juvenile teams. Boys and girls from Clonsilla, Lucan, Clonee and Blanchardstown from 8-16 years are welcome to join. Contact club GPO Declan Jennings for more information at 0858006101. Please note that all juvenile teams (u/8s and higher) are now required, by the GAA, to wear gum shields in the 2013 season. Best wishes for 2013 to the newly elected juvenile committee formed at last Thursday's AGM. Finally on a personal note, a big thank you to Mr Kevin Heffernan for making the life of a Jack, who spent his formative Summers in the wilds of Limerick, all the more bearable. Up the Dubs. Thanks for the great memories. May he rest in peace.

WHITEHALL COLMCILLE

CONGRATULATIONS and the very best wishes for the future goes to Muirish Moran & Jackie Stewart who got married last weekend from everyone in Whitehall Colmcille. It's that time of the year again. Your annual club membership is now due. Membership rates for 2013 remain the same as 2012. Membership can paid easily online by going to club website. Would anyone have two hours to spare every four to five weeks. We are looking for volunteers to help with the Lotto on Wednesdays and the club shop. If you could spare a couple of hours a month please contact Ellen at whitehallcolmcillelotto@eircom.net. Date for Diary. Whitehall Colmcille will be running a Jigs & Reels Competition in the club hall on 17th March 2013 - St. Patrick's Night. Well known celebrities from within the club will be dancing in competition against each other. This is a family event and promises to be a spectacular night with all the proceeds going to our pitch development fund. Your support is absolutely essential. Check facebook page & website for more details. Whitehall Colmcille have now signed up with City Bin Co (Red Bins). For every person who switches over they will donate €10 to our club. If you are thinking of changing just make sure you quote our unique code WCGAA. Check Facebook page or website for more details. Reminder to all club shop will be open this Thursday from 7 - 8pm. www.whitehallcolmcille.ie