Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 30th August 2017

There was no winner of this week Gaa Lotto; the numbers drawn out were 04-06-14-18 and the 2x€50 went to Emer O Donnell, Mill Road and Brian Mc Guigan, Ard Connell. Next week’s Jackpot will be €5,100.

Naomh Conaill club 200 draw number 1 took place on Tuesday 22nd Aug and the winners were the following 1st prize €300 Anne O Donnell, Kilraine and 7x€100 Philip Rodgers Main street, Mary O Donnell Ard Connell, Kevin Ward Edeninfagh, Patricia Molloy Mill Road, Anne Mc Glinchey Tullyard Road, Mark Bonner Glen Road, Michael Furey Ard Patrick. Congratulations to all the Winners.

The annual Harvest fair draw is up and running again in association with Glenties Services to whom we are very grateful. The first prize is a Pedigree Charolais Heifer, kindly sponsored by Glenties Services. The second prize is €1000. The third prize is a 50″ HD TV which has been sponsored by Paddy McDevitt, Fintown and Boston. The fourth prize is a very generous €200 voucher from McGeehans tyres, Fintown and the final prize is a Pedigree Texel Ram Lamb. Tickets are priced at just €5 each or three for €10 and are available from any of the organising committee. A huge thank you to our sponsors who have supported the Club in the running of the draw.

SuperValu in Ballybofey have given a box for Naomh Conaill GAA club. They are sponsoring first touch balls and through the initiative, SuperValu customers will receive ‘#BehindTheBall’ tokens, which they can then use to allocate to our local GAA club at the in-store collection points.

Get kitted out in Naomh Conaill colours this Championship online at http://www.allsportstore.com/en/Club-Shops/c-272.aspx?CategoryIDs=465 and https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/naomh-conaill.html. New Naomh Conaill Gloves are now on sale in the Inniskeel Co-op Glenties.

The Quarter finals of the Michael Murphy Sports Championship was held last Monday night and our reserves are to play Naomh Mhuire and our Senior team will play Killybegs on the weekend of the 9th-10th September.

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 25th August 2017

There was no winner of this week Gaa Lotto; the numbers drawn out were 01-02-06-28 and the 2x€50 went to Maria Craig, Ard Patrick and Patrick Mc Guigan, Ard Connell. Next week’s Jackpot will be €5,000.

The annual Harvest fair draw is up and running again in association with Glenties Services to whom we are very grateful. The first prize is a Pedigree Charolais Heifer, kindly sponsored by Glenties Services. The second prize is €1000. The third prize is a 50″ HD TV which has been sponsored by Paddy McDevitt, Fintown and Boston. The fourth prize is a very generous €200 voucher from McGeehans tyres, Fintown and the final prize is a Pedigree Texel Ram Lamb. Tickets are priced at just €5 each or three for €10 and are available from any of the organising committee. A huge thank you to our sponsors who have supported the Club in the running of the draw.

SuperValu in Ballybofey have given a box for Naomh Conaill GAA club. They are sponsoring first touch balls and through the initiative, SuperValu customers will receive ‘#BehindTheBall’ tokens, which they can then use to allocate to our local GAA club at the in-store collection points.

Our next club 200 draw is now underway. The first draw will be held in August and every first Tuesday of each month for the rest of the year. To enter for the draw, contact your seller or any club officer, €10 per month or €100 per year. There is also a payment of €50 can be paid in two instalments

Naomh Conaill will play St Eunans in the Michael Murphy sports championship round 3 on Sunday 27th August in Letterkenny, Reserve 12:30pm Senior 2pm

Get kitted out in Naomh Conaill colours this Championship online at http://www.allsportstore.com/en/Club-Shops/c-272.aspx?CategoryIDs=465 and https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/naomh-conaill.html.

New Naomh Conaill Gloves are now on sale in the Inniskeel Co-op Glenties.

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 16th August 2017

There was no winner of this week Gaa Lotto; the numbers drawn out were 1-10-14-17 and the 2x€50 went to Calum Mc Loone + Joe, Narin Rd and Paddy Boyle, Stracastle. Next week’s Jackpot will be €4,900.

SuperValu in Ballybofey have given a box for Naomh Conaill GAA club. They are sponsoring first touch balls and through the initiative, SuperValu customers will receive ‘#BehindTheBall’ tokens, which they can then use to allocate to our local GAA club at the in-store collection points.

Our next club 200 draw is now underway. The first draw will be held in August and every first Tuesday of each month for the rest of the year. To enter for the draw, contact your seller or any club officer, €10 per month or €100 per year. There is also a payment of €50 can be paid in two installments

Naomh Conaill are having a general clean-up day in and around the football field grounds next Saturday 19th August meeting @10am. Asking if anyone is available to please come and help out.

Naomh Conaill will play Four Masters in the Michael Murphy sports championship round 2 on Sunday 20th August in Glenties Reserve 4pm Senior 5:30pm

Get kitted out in Naomh Conaill colours this Championship online at http://www.allsportstore.com/en/Club-Shops/c-272.aspx?CategoryIDs=465 and https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/naomh-conaill.html

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 1st August 2017

There was no winner of this week Gaa Lotto; the numbers drawn out were 7-14-15-23 and the 2x€50 went to Peter Duffy, Mennacarn and Katie Doherty, Stranaglough. Next week’s Jackpot will be €3,700.

SuperValu in Ballybofey have given a box for Naomh Conaill GAA club. They are sponsoring first touch balls and through the initiative, SuperValu customers will receive ‘#BehindTheBall’ tokens, which they can then use to allocate to our local GAA club at the in-store collection points.

Our next club 200 draw is now underway. The first draw will be held in August and every first Tuesday of each month for the rest of the year. To enter for the draw, contact your seller or any club officer, €10 per month or €100 per year. There is also a payment of €50 can be paid in two instalments

Naomh Conaill minors will face An Clochán Liath this Wednesday 26th July at 7pm in Dungloe in the County Minor Championship group stage. The second group game will be on Wednesday 2nd August at 7pm in Glenties against Aodh Ruadh Ballyshannon, The last group game Naomh Conaill will face Chill Cartha on Wednesday 15th August at 7pm in Glenties. Good luck to all the team and management involved.

Naomh Conaill will play Four Masters in the Michael Murphy sports championship round 2 on Sunday 20th August in Glenties and round 3 against St Eunans on Sunday 27th in Letterkenny.

Get kitted out in Naomh Conaill colours this Championship online at
http://www.allsportstore.com/en/Club-Shops/c-272.aspx?CategoryIDs=465
and
https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/naomh-conaill.html

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 30th August 2016

There was no winner of this week Gaa Lotto; the numbers drawn out were 7-13-17-29  and the 2x€50 went to Rose Mc Cahill, Derries and Cormac + Kelly Quinn, Mully Next week’s Jackpot will be €8,000.

Naomh Conaill club 200+ draw number 1 took place on Tuesday 23rd Aug at bingo and the winners were as follows €300 Pat Eamonn Boyle Glen Rd, 7x€100 Pauline Gallagher, Mullantyboyle; Bradas O’Donnell, Tullyard; Ann Marie Brennan, Ardara; Joe Gallagher, Derries; Carla Doherty, Station Rd; John Boyle, Stranaglough; Pauline Doherty, Mennahalla. Congratulations to all the winners and the next draw will take place on Tuesday 6th Sept at Bingo. If anyone still interested in joining the club 200 draw they can still by contacting James Griffin before the 6th.

Naomh Conaill senior and reserves made it two out of two wins in the Michael Murphy sports Championship with victories over Termon, and last Sunday over Four Masters winning reserves 3-18 to 3-4 and senior 5-12 to 1-11. They will now play the 3rd round at home against Gweedore on Sunday 4th Sept at 12:30 and 2pm.

Our U16s played out a hard fought battle with Killybegs last Monday evening in Ardara in the regional final but unfortunately fell short by 1 point in the end, They will now play St Eunans in the all-county semi-final on Sunday 4th Sept at 6pm in Glenswilly.

On Thursday 8th September asking all members not to miss out on watching 20 locals take on 3 time world darts champion John Part in Leos Bar Glenties. Great nights fun and all proceeds go towards Naomh Conaill Gaa club.

Naomh Conaill Gaa Harvest Fair draw:
1st prize Belgian Blue Heifer or cash equivalent
2nd prize Suffolk Ram Lamb (part sponsored by John Mc Loone, Glenties)
3rd prize Return flights for 2 people Dublin to city of London Airport (sponsored by City jet)
4th prize 10bags of coal (sponsored by Inniskeel coop)
5th prize Luxury Hamper value €100 (sponsored by Lisdanar B&B Glenties)
6th prize Hamper valued €100 (sponsored by Garret O’Donnell pharmacy Glenties)
7th prize €50 oil voucher (sponsored by McDevitt oil co ltd).
Tickets on sale now €5 each or book of 3 for €10. Naomh Conaill volunteers will be calling door to door locally in the next week selling tickets. Please support your local club.

Naomh Conaill are asking for anyone available on Saturday 3rd Sept for a few hours to help give a quick clean in and around the clubhouse and grounds of Davy Brennan memorial park from 10am in preparation for the Championship game on Sunday.

Naomh Conaill would like to thank Leo Mc Loone and all the Naomh Conaill members who helped out organise and train a wonderful summer camp for all our future stars during July and August.

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 18th August 2016

There was no winner of this week Gaa Lotto; the numbers drawn out were 3-18-22-24 and the 2x€50 went to Martin Mc Taggart, Summy and Hugh Gallagher, Loughcrillin Next week’s Jackpot will be €7,800.

Congratulations to Cian Doherty and Keelin Mc Monagle who represented Naomh Conaill playing for Donegal in the Buncrana Cup last weekend. Well done lads.

Best wishes to Naomh Browne who will compete in the half time exhibition game at this Sundays All Ireland semi-final in Croke Park. Naomh was one of two players from Donegal selected to play in the match following county school trials held earlier this year. Good luck Naomh.

Naomh Conaill would like to congratulate Glenties Services on a fantastic opening day last Sunday and good luck in the future.

Naomh Conaill would like to thank Leo Mc Loone and all the Naomh Conaill members who helped out organise and train a wonderful summer camp for all our future stars during July and August.

Fixtures Saturday 20th August Division 1 league St Eunans v Naomh Conaill senior and reserve at 5:30pm and 7pm in Letterkenny, Saturday 27th August Division 5 league Naomh Conaill v Ardara at 7pm in Glenties, Sunday 28th August Michael Murphy Championship Four Masters v Naomh Conaill senior and reserve 1:30pm and 3pm in Donegal Town.

 

 

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 19th August 2015

There was no winner of this week’s Gaa lotto, the numbers drawn out were 2-4-11-17 and the €50×2 went to Hugh Mc Glynn, Fintown and Martin Mc Taggart, Summy portnoo. Next week’s jackpot will be €2,600.

Naomh Conaill Gaa Club Harvest Fair draw tickets are now on sale and the prizes are 1st prize Pedigree Charolais Heifer or Market value, 2nd Prize Pure Bred Texel Ram lamb (sponsored by John Mc Loone, Agriculture Consultant Services), 3rd Prize €300 cash Prize( sponsored by Garrett O’Donnell Pharmacy), 4th prize 10 bags of coal (sponsored by Inniskeel Co-op) 5th prize €100 Harvest Fair Hamper (sponsored by Lisdanar B&B Glenties), 6th prize €100 oil voucher (sponsored by McDevitt oil), 7th prize €50 voucher (sponsored by Killybegs Travel). Tickets price are €5 for 1 or a book of 3 for €10. Tickets sponsored by Coffey water ltd.

The Harvest Fair is only around the corner so we would like to ask all club members to help out to sell our club tickets the fair weekend and also to get involved and get a gang/team together and join in on the float parade as much a success as it was last year bigger and better this year.

Its Championship week again as Naomh Conaill senior and reserve travel to O’Donnell Park Letterkenny on Sunday 23rd August to take on St Eunans with a throw in time of 4.30pm and 6.00pm in round 2 of the Donegal senior Championship. Naomh Conaill came out on top of round 1 with a 2-14 to 1-8 Senior and 2-7 to 0-4 Reserve win at home vs Dungloe. Next week Naomh Conaill will travel to Ardara in the final round of the group stage.

Glenties Notes 27th August 2014

Wedding Bells:
Congratulations and best wishes to Neil Boyle, son of Dee and the late Neil Boyle, Ardconnell, Glenties and Aileen Fitzpatrick, Dublin who were married in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on 16th August 2014.
Congratulations and best wishes to Jacinta Furey, daughter of Martin and Anne Furey, Ard Mc Gill, Glenties and Noel Gallagher, Aighe, Ardara, who were married in St. Connell’s Church, Glenties on Saturday 23rd August 2014.

Glenties Community Action Group:
“We wish to remind everyone that The Main Street of Glenties will be closed at certain times during the Harvest Fair Festival. These closures are to facilitate a safe and enjoyable festival for everyone, and are seen as essential to the running and organising of the Fair Day itself, and the weekend festivities. The closures will be a follows; Friday 12th September from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday 14th September from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Local access will be maintained for residents and emergency vehicles, but all non essential traffic will be diverted at Maas; Kilraine; Hillhead, Ardara; and at Fintown. We thank you for your co-operation in advance, and look forward to a safe and enjoyable festival.”

St. Connell’s Museum & Heritage Centre Society Limited, Glenties:
St. Connell’s Museum Committee would like to thank all their subscribers for their generous donations to their recent Church Gate Collection, which came to € 540.

Glenties After School Glen Road, Glenties:
There will be an Open Day on Wednesday 3rd September, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. for parents wishing to enrol their child / children for the coming term. The After school’s highly qualified Childcare Team care for children, after school, in a safe, caring, and stimulating environment. For further information contact Bridie 087 757 0857.

Glenties Montessori School:
There are still some places available for Glenties Montessori School Morning and Afternoon Sessions, which are commencing on 1st September. The Montessori School will cater for children from one year old and over. Contact Karen or Shirley for more information 087 3421023.

Tai Chi Qigong Health Exercises with Charles Shovlin:
Classes for adults only will start in Glenties Community Centre on Wednesday 3rd September from 8.00 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.; contact Charles at 074 9551596 or email charlesjshovlin@hotmail.com

Heritage Week:
As part of the Heritage Week there will be an afternoon of activities in St. Connell’s Museum, Glenties on Saturday 30th August. At two o’clock there will be a talk on the writer John Steven McGroarty, whose mother was from Glenties. This will be followed by an explanation, and demonstration, of home baking. While waiting on the baked products there will be music, spinning and twisting of yarns and ropes, and then the tay

Bingo:
The winners at the Bingo on Tuesday 19 / 08 / 2014 were – € 25 winners – Pauline McGeehan and Anne Melly, € 40 Winner – Anne McGill; € 50 winners – Mary McGettigan, Mary Kennedy, Isobelle McLoone, Carol Sweeney, Anne Furey, Stephen Gallagher, Mary Gazley, Gracie Boyle, Emer Doherty, Nan Doherty, Fiona Boyle and Hugo McDyre. €100 winners – Johnny O’Donnell, Sarah McGlynn, Philomena Mc Callig, Eileen Gallagher, Owen Mc Menamin, Anne McDyre, Nora McHugh, May Kennedy and Emer O’Donnell; .€ 300 Winner – Tara Cunningham.

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo is held in Glenties Community Centre every Tuesday Night at 9 p.m.

Snooker:
Snooker room is open every day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

New CE Scheme:
New CE scheme starts on 22nd September 2014, any one willing to start contact 087 9695053 for more details. FAS criteria apply.

Naomh Conaill GAA Club Notes 25th August 2014

LOTTO: 19-8-14
There was no jackpot winner

€50×2 went to:
Nan Doherty, Dungloe
Emily Brennan, Main street, Glenties

Next weeks jackpot €2,100

Donegal V Dublin Tickets must be collected Wednesday the 27th at the Clubhouse between 7 pm and 8 pm.

Naomh Conaill’s 4th 200 Club Draw will take place on Tuesday the 2nd of September good luck all.

We would like to wish Jim Mc Guinness all our Club Men and the Donegal squad the very best of luck taking on Dublin in the Semi Final this Weekend.

Congratulations to our U 16’s who had a great Victory over Naomh Mhuire in there Championship on Friday.

Glenties Notes 20th August 2014

Glenties Community Playgroup Limited:
Applications are invited for the post of Relief Worker / Relief Panel. The ideal candidate will have a minimum qualification of full FETAC Level 5 in Childcare, preferably FETAC Level 6 or equivalent. Sound knowledge of Early Years Curriculum Framework (Aistear) and the National Quality Framework Soilta. Experience of working in a childcare setting would be an advantage. Closing date for applications is Monday 25th August. If you are interested in this position please submit your C.V. to – The Secretary, Glenties Community Playgroup Limited, Glen Road, Glenties, Co Donegal. Glenties Community Playgroup Limited is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Short listing may apply.

Bingo:
The winners at the Bingo in the Community Centre, Glenties on Tuesday 12th August 2014 were – € 20 winners – Liz Buckley, Bernadette Gallagher and Margaret Byrne; € 25 Winners – Norah Gallagher, Cathy Connell, Rosaleen Melly, Rosemary Whelan, Maura Kilbane, Caroline Kee, Cissie Meehan, Amanda O Connell and Mary Gallagher, € 50 Winners – Martin McTaggart, Rosaleen Melly, Emer O Donnell, A McGettigan, Charlie Mc Glynn, Rosaleen Melly, Breege Roarty, Mary Gavigan, Bernie Fitzpatrick, Patricia Molloy, Lisa Coughlin and Paul McKeown; € 100 Winners – Liz Buckley, Sally McHugh, Nora Gallagher, Amy Gallagher, Dim Melly, Amy Gallagher and Ann Furey, € 300 Winner – Johnny O Donnell, Meenalargan.

Glenties Community Centre:
Bingo every Tuesday night in The Community Centre at 9 p.m.

Snooker: Snooker room is open every day from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

CE Scheme:
There are still some places available on CE Scheme starting in September, Contact 074 9557880 or 087 9695053 for more details. DSP criteria apply.

Part time Cleaner:
A Part time Cleaner is required for St. Riaghan’s N. S., Drimnacrosh, Glenties. Written application should be sent to Chairperson on or before August 26th.

Open Days at Doon Fort:
As part of History & Cultural Activities for National Heritage Week a Boat Trip and Guided Tour will take place on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th August from 11 a.m. – 5.00 p.m. at Loughadoon & O’Boyle (Doon) Fort with Paula Harvey (Archaeologist). Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Joe Mc Hugh, will perform the opening ceremony at around 1.00 p.m. on Saturday. The ferry fee is €10 for adults and € 5 for children. Booking is essential. For further information contact Paula Harvey on 087 9214206 or email tormorctc@gmail.com The ‘Open Days’ at Doon Fort will be featured on BBC Radio Ulster on a programme called ”Your Place & Mine” between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. on Saturday 23rd.

The Pastoral Centre Letterkenny:
The following courses will commence in the autumn – Solution Focused Brief Therapy Course, Optimal Health Course, Anger Management Course, Basic First Aid, Style Coaching, The Best of Stress Management,
A.S.I.S.T. (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Course). For further information, and to book, please call The Pastoral Centre, Letterkenny, 074-9121853 or see the website www.raphoepastoralcentre.ie

Family Day Retreat:
Lough Derg invites you to a Family Day Retreat on Friday 22nd August from 9.30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Prayer & Reflection Time for Parents, Grandparents, Aunts, and Uncles. Scripture – Based Children’s Activities, Lunch & Family Mass. A faith and fun filled day out, for all the family, before school starts. For bookings & further information contact Maureen – 071-9861518 or email info@loughderg.org .