Leitrim Gaels GAA Club Notes 14/11/2017

Quiz Night – Thank you to everyone who supported the Table Quiz last Friday night. Firstly, We must thank David and Carmel Carthy for the use of their premises, providing finger food and sponsoring a spot prize in the raffle. We also are grateful to Richard Reynolds who sponsored a spot prize and who donated the prize money his team won in the Quiz back to the club. Well done Richard. Thanks to Mark Chandler, Imelda McManus, Noeleen Geoghegan, Donna Flynn, Ciaran Corcoran, Niamh Spellman and Linda Gavigan who ensured the Quiz ran off smoothly. Lastly thanks to Dessie Doyle who set the questions and left the Quiz so easy to run off in his absence.

Leitrim Sports Awards – We would like to take this opportunity to Congratulate our very own Liam Moreton, Matthew Earley and Carrick Area U10 Community Games Team on their nominations for The Leitrim Sports Star Awards 2017.

Underage Presentation – The presentation of medals to all our successful underage team for League and championship take place this Sunday afternoon 19th November in the clubhouse at 2pm.

Club Meeting – Club Committee meeting will be held on Sunday 19th November at 5pm. This will be the last meeting prior to the AGM and we will be looking for any officer nominations and also motion proposals.

AGM – The Clubs AGM will be held on Sunday 3rd December at 5pm, this will be to review 2017, nomination of Officers for 2018 and any relevant motions. Anyone wishing to put themselves forward for a position within the club and also any motions, please send to Linda via email to secretary.leitrimgaels.leitrim@gaa.ie by Saturday 18th November 2018.

County Board Convention – There are a number of vacancies including Vice Chairman on the Leitrim County Board. The full list is available from Linda should you have an interest. As a Club, we want to support any nominations as we do need to take such opportunities as a club and be involved at the County level to help influence changes and decisions as many have raised. The Convention will be held at the Bush Hotel on Monday 11th December at 7pm.

Best Wishes – The club wishes Jim Flynn, his dancing partner Cathy Smyth and Ballinamore Sean O’ Heslins every success in their Strictly Come Dancing Fundraiser in Slieve Russell Hotel on Saturday night next 18th November.