A ladies night will be held in St. Brigid's GAA
Club on Thursday next 12th December at 8pm for all the ladies of the parishes
and their friends. There will be wine and canapés served with fashion tips,
nail, teeth, hair and foot care demonstrations. There will also be Christmas
floral arrangement classes, cake decorating, scrap booking and make up
demonstrations. Admission is free, donations on the night go to local
charities. All welcome.
A special souvenir book on the story of St
Brigid’s historic All-Ireland achievement will be launched by Kevin McStay on
Friday next, December 13th in the Hodson Bay Hotel at
MC on the night will be RTE Sports Presenter
Darragh Maloney and all are very welcome to attend this special occasion.
Senior players will be signing copies of this keepsake publication which will
be available for purchase at the launch and at selected outlets this week
Titled ‘The Belief’, the 230-page hard-back
publication contains 50 interviews with St Brigid’s management, players and
key personnel; 600 action and behind the scenes photographs along with all
the games from the 2012/2013 campaign.
The Belief also contains photographs of the Andy
Merrigan visiting all corners of the parish, from schools, homes, shops, and
public houses. This historic book will make a great Christmas
Full details of the book’s availability will be
publicised this week on Facebook and through other club channels: https://www.facebook.com/thebeliefstbrigids
Come Dancing Brigid’s’ Style
On Sunday 15th December at 7.30pm in
the Hodson Bay Hotel we will be launching Strictly Come Dancing Brigid’s
Style. There will be a performance by the 16 couples that are kindly
participating in this event, we will also be announcing the couple pairings
for the event on 15th February 2014. Everyone is welcome to attend this launch.
The Nursery Programme for all children from 4 to
7 years continues on Saturday at 11 am in St. Brigids Clubhouse. All new
children are welcome to attend.
We are also looking for Transition year students
to help out with this programme. If you are interested please contact Kieran
The web address for the club website has changed
in order to access our new look website please log on to http://stbrigids.gaa.ie or http://www.stbrigids.gaa.ie.
Also if anyone is interested in helping to maintain the website or report on
matches etc., please contact 087 0673985.
Last week’s results, numbers drawn 7/11/28/29. No Jackpot Winner. 5 Match Three Winners, each receives €40.
Mary Watson, Currownderry, Kiltoom
M Connaughton, C/O Bernie Watson
Ultan Burke, Brideswell, Athlone
Michael Donnellan, Curramore, Kiltoom
Tom Watson, C/O Nuala Doran
Draw takes place on Sunday 15th
December in St. Brigid’s Sports & Social Centre at 11pm.
Brigid's Minor Committee Notes for week ending Sunday, December 8th 2013
winter training programme: The programme continues this week for players.
Many squads took great value from the speed sessions which took place at AIT
last week. A number of squads will again be undertaking speed sessions this
week at AIT. Players will be informed of relevant details through their
managers or coaches.
photographs: The Minor Committee is aiming to put
photographs of all under-age winning teams down through the years on the
clubhouse wall. Anyone who may be able to help with information on winning
teams or may have photographs of relevant teams is asked to contact Minor
Committee Chairman Sean Kilbride.
winter training programme:
The underage girl’s indoor winter programme
starts on Monday 1st of December for Under 8’s and 10’s from 6.30pm – 7.30pm.
The U-14’s indoor training is from 8pm-9pm on Wednesday’s and the U-12’s
training is from 8pm-9pm on Thursday’s. The U-16 and Minor girls will start
in January. We are also looking for
people to help out with this programme. If you are interested please contact
Seamus on 086 0200911.