Melvin Gaels GAA Club Notes 26/03/2018

Fixtures – The Seniors start off the 2018 Senior League campaign with a tough away trip to neighbours Glencar/ Manorhamilton. Throw in for this game is 6.30pm on Saturday evening (March 31st) in Manorhamilton. Then on Sunday ( April 1st) at 12noon the second team have the first game in League Division 2 in Melvin Park against Carrigallen. On Monday evening the Under 13s take on St Mary’s at 6pm in Melvin Park. A good support is needed for all these games. Good luck to all the players and mentors.

Cyclathon – The Annual Cyclathon takes place next Saturday, March 31st, from 8am till 8pm at Spar, Kinlough, Simpson’s, Kinlough and Rodgers Filling Station, Tullaghan. This is now an Annual Fundraising event for the club The Club expenses are continuing to rise each year and this year will be no different,  now that girls football has been started in the Club.Volunteers, young or not so young, are needed to do an hour on the bike or hold the bucket. The Club is asking everyone to support the fundraiser and raise some money to cover the cost of buses, insurance and equipment for all the teams involved at all ages.

Easter Camp – Gaeil Na Meilge Easter Camp 2018 – Thursday 5th April & Friday 6th April 2018 10am to 2pm. €30 a child, sibling discount of €5 per additional child. Click on the link to download the application form and pay online.

If you are having difficulty with downloading/printing Get in touch with any committee member to get a form to you. Committee members will also have them. They can also take cash/cheque payments. All the details on the Easter camp are at.

Well done – Well done to the Leitrim team on Sunday in Pairc Sean. Good to see Gael lads, Emlyn, Darragh and Cillian all take part.

Gaelic4 Mothers and Others – Melvin Gaels Gaelic4Mothers and Others are now entering their 8th year in existence. For those unfamiliar with the programme Gaelic4Mothers and Others is a non – competitive, recreational initiative for women who have not played football before or who have not played in a long time. We are always open to accept new members.Training takes place on Wednesday evenings at 8pm in Melvin Park. Physical fitness + Craic guaranteed!! For more information contact Anne at 0871337968.

50/50 Draw – The winner of last week’s draw was Rosaleen Kelly, Ballintrillick.  Rosaleen  won €197
Get your ticket now for this week’s draw. 
You can now play 5050 as a Direct Debit or Annual Ticket. Never miss out on buying your weekly ticket again!!! And if you are away from home, you can still support Melvin Gaels!