Aughawillan GAA Club Notes 21/01/2019

Aughawillan Lights Up – There was a great crowd at the pitch last Tuesday for the first week of ‘Aughawillan Lights Up’ and we hope everyone can brave the cold and make it again this Tuesday! Everyone is welcome, whether your aim is to get more active or to meet with your friends and neighbours more. Spread the word and bring a friend! Aughawillan Light Up takes place every Tuesday from January 15th until February 19th from 7 until 9pm with the hope that it will encourage all members of the community to socialize and stay active in a safe, bright environment.
Registration –  If you wish to become a member of the club, please contact Michael Flanagan or pay online at

Adults €25, Underage €10. Reduced membership fee for members of the Ladies’ Club €10. Membership of the club allows you full use of the gym and club room facilities. 

Club Lotto – Results for the draw from 9th January 2019. Numbers Drawn: 4, 16, 19, 23. No jackpot winners, €20 winners: 1. Brian McGlade, Arva, 2. Benny Smith, Kildallon, 3. Eoghan McGovern, Corlough, 4. Aoibhin Flanagan, Cully, 5. Joan O’Reilly, Drumlogher, 6 .Jim McManus, Bawnboy, 7. Siobhan Quinn & Teresa McManus, Lidgruddy. Next draw will take place on 23 January in the Ballymac Inn. Next jackpot €4,300.

Junior Management – Thank you to Pat Flanagan & Pat Joe McNiffe for their contributions to the Junior team over the past couple of years, most notably winning the Junior B Championship. We are now looking for a new Junior management team for 2019, if you have any nominations for the job, please let Michael Quinn know.

Cards – Games of 25 have resumed on Friday evenings from 8.30-10 at Aughawillan Clubrooms. Come along & bring a friend!

Dinner Dance – A Dinner Dance to honour the first Senior and Junior Championship double in the club’s history is being held on Saturday 9th March in the Slieve Russel Hotel. Music on the night! Tickets are €35 and will be on sale in the coming weeks. You can book your tickets in advance, contact a member of the club executive.

Comhghairdeas – Congratulations to Gary Plunkett who is being presented with Club Player of the Year 2018 Award at the county board dinner on January 25th. If you are interested in attending, tickets are €30 and available from Michael Quinn by Wednesday.

Referees Wanted –  Young people with an interested in GAA are being asked to give refereeing a go! Its an excellent way for anyone who doesn’t play to get involved & a good opportunity for students to earn some pocket money! Anyone interested in getting involved in refereeing please contact a member of the club executive to sign up for more information.
Corraleehan Parish Walk – Corraleehan Parish Walk continues each Thursday night at 8.30pm from Corraleehan Church. Community spirit, health, fitness, whatever your goals we will be happy to see you, everyone welcome.
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