Upcoming Killeedy Fixtures:
Friday 17th March – U21’s semi-final between NCW and Clann na Gael on in Raheenagh this Friday 17th March at 12noon. Final between Tournafulla/Killeedy and the winners of the semi-final is now fixed for Sunday at 3pm in Feenagh.
All Ireland Junior B hurling semi final #2 played last Sunday
Whitechurch (Cork) 1-19, Craanford Fr. O’Regans (Wexford) 0-4.
Picture shows all thumbs up from the young Whitechurch supporters last Sunday.
The Final: “Battle for the churches”
All Ireland Junior B hurling final – Sun 26th March at 2pm in Pairc Ide Naofa, Raheenagh
Whitechurch of Cork V’s Upperchurch/Drombane of Tipperary.
Both these teams met in the Munster final. On a cold 12th February, Whitechurch secured a win with the margin of just 3 points. Both teams brought great support that day so expect the Final on 26th March to be a packed hose.
Media launch night prior to the All-Ireland Final:
Tomorrow night, Thursday 16th March at 8:30pm in the Deebert House Hotel, Kilmallock. Both Whitechurch and Upperchurch/Drombane will be in attendance for this press night prior to their All-Ireland Final on Sunday 26th March in Pairc Ide Naofa, Raheenagh.
The organising committee of the All-Ire Junior B Competition cordially invite all the volunteers who have helped us run this years competition to our media launch night for the All Ireland Final. This is our way to say thank you for all your help. RSVP by text to the club phone so we have some idea of numbers.
U12s and U10’s Winter training program:
Tonight, Wednesday 15th March is the last night for our U12’s training in Freemount. Freemount have a great facility and hearing about Killeedys own Development plan, it’s something we’ll have ourselves soon.
Help BNG with our Balance, and we’ll help you with yours:
Two sessions left. Although we’re nearly finished, if you want to attend the last sessions, even just to see what exercises you can do in the confines of your own home. €30 and proceeds going to help fund the BNG club for the year. Please support and text Mairead at 0868617429 to book your place.
Indoor Hurling competition 2017:
On Monday, 3rd and 4th class boys from Raheenagh NS played an indoor competition in Newcastle West. In the 1st match they played Ardagh boys. With one win secured and hopes of a semi-final place, they met a very strong team from Shountrade NS.
Limerick GAA selling Mycro Helmets for €50 if ordered through the club. If U want to order one please RSVP by text to the club phone or through our social media. A form will be emailed to U, return it with the money before Thurs 16th March to any officer.
Coffee morning this Friday 17th March in community Centre after 10.30am mass for Chernobyl.
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 2017(Mackey Draw):
The 1st club Limerick (Mackey draw) is taking place in 2wks. A number of Killeedy Club members have already signed up as they do every year. €100 for 10 draws with €337,000 prize fund plus monthly lotto jackpot of €10,000. To be included reply to the club phone or contact your usual seller with name & 4 numbers between 1-36 for lotto.
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).
Killeedy Health & Wellbeing Committee:
Community Walking Programme:
Community Walking Programme continues on Wednesday evenings at 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 at 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com 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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) 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.
Internet Safety workshop for Parents:
Newcastle West community Centre on Monday 20th March from 7pm to 8:30pm. If anyone is interested in attending please contact Niamh at 087 4477338.