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Killeedy Bord na nOg and Club Notes combined – Wednesday 1st March

U21s
WEST Under 21 A Hurling Championship: Tournafulla-Killeedy 2-17, Newcastle West 1-05;
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Under poor conditions, they played well from the off. Some great passing of the ball.
The newly formed Tournafulla-Killeedy playing very well as a team.

Junior-B All-Ireland Upcoming Fixtures
Sun 5th March @1pm in Pairc Ide Naofa,Raheenagh
Kinvara of Galway V’s Upperchurch/Drombane of Tipperary.

Sun 12th March @2pm in Pairc Ide Naofa, Raheenagh
Whitechurch of Cork V’s Craanford Fr. O’Regans of Wexford.

20th Annual West GAA All-Star Awards
Last Friday night marked an occasion where three of our hurling stars, past and present collected All-Star awards. Our friend Jim Barry also receiving an award on the night
Minor Hurling – Cian Magner Flynn
U21 Hurling – Dylan Kelly
Hall of Fame – Denis O’Connor
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Brightest Stars: Cian Magner Flynn, Denis O’Connnor, Jim Barry and Dylan Kelly receiving their awards at last Fridays 20th Annual West Limerick GAA All Stars Banquet
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Paddy Curtin and Jim Barry at the West All-Ireland awards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Dylan Kelly with his father Tom and brother Aaron

 

 

 

 

 

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Cian Magner Flynn with his parents Don and Miriam
 

 

 

 

U12s and U10’s Winter training program
U12’s training in Freemount again this week. To minimise the impact on parents, we’d encourage players to share transport.. Plan is to meet in Raheenagh at 6:30pm each week and take it from there.

Help BNG with our Balance, and we’ll help you with yours.
We’re back again this week – There will be two sessions with women starting at 7.30pm and men at 8.30pm. Not too late to invite new recruits..The cost is €30 and proceeds going to help fund the BNG club for the year. Please support and text Mairead at 0868617429 to book your place.

Feile Fixtures 2017 dates and fixtures
Feile Iomaint A
Preliminary Rounds: 12th march @ 11.30am
1. Cois Lea Gaels v Patrickswell
2. Bruff v Killacolla Gaels
3. Doon v Na Piarsaigh
4. Killeedy-Tournafulla v NCW in Tournafulla
¼ finals 2nd April @ 11.30am
a. Ballybrown v winner 1
b. Cappamore v winner 2
c. Monaleen v winner 3
d. Mungret v winner 4
Semi finals: 16th April
Final: 30th April

GAA membership card & rewards programme launched
The GAA has announced details of a new GAA Membership Card and rewards programme entitled grma or ‘go raibh maith agat’. This is a thank you to our Members for their involvement in GAA clubs, engagement in GAA activities and attendance at games.

Members are being asked to sign up online via gaa.ie/grma and will receive a new official GAA Membership Card personalised with their name, club and GAA Membership Number.

The grma rewards programme will also be available from January and will provide GAA Members with access to exclusive discounts, special offers and the opportunity to earn points for going to games. Points can be redeemed by individual members or pooled for redemption by GAA clubs.

Membership Cards will only be distributed to members who have signed up to grma online. The programme is available to GAA Members who are over 18. Membership Cards are only issued to GAA Club Members who have renewed their subscriptions.

Club Limerick Draw in conjunction with Killeedy GAA
Total Prize Fund in Excess of €337,000
Guaranteed Monthly Members Draw €21,200 x 10 Months = €212,000
Guaranteed Monthly Lotto €10,000 x 10 Months = €100,000
Guaranteed Star Car Prize in December 2017 172 LK 25000
All draws 1st Prize €10,000
2nd Prize €3,000| 3rd Prize €2,000 | 4th Prize €1,000 | 5th – 9th Prize €500 | 10th -13th Prize €250 | 14th – 30th Prize €100
Guaranteed Lotto Jackpot €10,000 Every Month (Match 4 numbers 1-36)

A Night to Remember
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A rare duet by All-Ireland singing champions, Donie Nolan of Carrigkerry wrenboys and Ella Marie O’Dwyer of Lock a Ghé Killeedy wrenboys, singing Barn na Sráide brought the packed house down, in the recent wrenboy concert held in Raheenagh.

Joined by numerous All-Ireland champions in; singing, dancing, and playing from the surrounding areas. People turned out in their droves to support this once in a lifetime event, in aid of the newly opened Dromcollogher and district respite centre.

DVDs from this fantastic Wrenboy exhibition are available from Jack on 069-85296 or Sr. Bridie on 087-9354090 or Keatings shop, Raheenagh on 069-85111

Scoil Naomh Ide Table Quiz
The parents association in Scoil Naomh Ide Ashford, are holding a Table Quiz in the Village Inn @ 9pm on Saturday 11th March. All welcome

Killeedy Health & Wellbeing Committee:
Community Walking Programme:
Community Walking Programme continues on Wednesday evenings @6.45pm from Raheenagh. Killeedy Health & Wellbeing are now registered with Get Ireland Walking. Walking Group still continues on Tuesday and Thursday nights at the same time @6.45pm. Open to everyone and new people always welcome.

Older adult Programme:
The Limerick sports partnership aims to get as many older people as possible involved in sport and physical activity and therefore have developed older adult community sports hubs. These hubs provide a monthly come and try ‘Go For Life’ sessions and a monthly circuit session. Killeedy will have 2 people trained & hopefully the Killeedy Hub will be up and running shortly.

Facebook Page:
We will update the Killeedy Health & Wellbeing Facebook page with local events. Please follow: “Killeedy Health and Wellbeing Committee” Facebook page for updates on all local events and information or email killeedyfunwalkrun@gmail.com

SafeTALK workshop:
Workshop for self-harm awareness and suicide prevention and intervention. These training workshops are facilitated by the Suicide Resource Office CHO 3 (Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary).

Please note, to express interest in the Understanding Self-Harm or the ASIST workshop, you must complete an individual application form and return directly to rose.kennedy@hse.ie or by post to Rose Kennedy, Office for Suicide Prevention, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Mulgrave St., Limerick. When the application forms have been processed, Rose will then inform the applicant of training dates available for them to sign up for. If no date is suitable at the time, their name can go on a waiting list.

If they are interested in the SafeTALK workshop, please contact Rose Kennedy by email (rose.kennedy@hse.ie) with your email address, phone number and area of work. Rose will then contact you and inform you of training dates available for you to sign up for. If no date is suitable at the time, their name can go on a waiting list.

For any other training enquiries, please contact the Suicide Resource Office on 061 461454.

Sympathies:
Killeedy GAA extend their sympathies to the O’Shaughnessy families Glenquin on the unexpected death of Sean RIP. Killeedy people who attended SMI & Desmond College in the 90’s will remember Sean fondly as their school bus driver, he always greeted everyone with a smile no matter what the weather. RIP Sean.

Killeedy GAA extend their sympathies to the Brouder & Cunningham families Camas on the death of Mary Brouder RIP.