Archive for November, 2017

Weekly Club Notes – Nov 24th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 24 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
OLD GAA MATCHES IN CLUBHOUSE

Our screening of old matches will continue next Friday night Dec 1st. So far we have seen Tipp bridge a 16 year gap to win the 1987 Munster title and Offaly prevent Kerry from completing the 5 in a row in the 1982 AI football final. Next weeks game has yet to be decided but will be announced over the coming few days. Match will start at 8:45pm sharp. Refreshments will also be served. All are invited to attend what should be some very enjoyable evenings.

CLUB AGM
This years club AGM will be held in the clubhouse on Sunday December 3rd at 6pm. All members are encouraged to attend.

MASS FOR DECEASED MEMBERS
Mass for deceased members will be held in Drombane church on Saturday December 23rd at 7pm. Note this date has changed from previously.

JUVENILE GAA CLUB MEDAL PRESENTATION NIGHT
Upperchurch Drombane Juvenile GAA club will hold a medal presentation night tonight Friday (November 24th) in Upperchurch Hall at 8:30 pm. This year has been a very successful year for the club with a number of titles won.

ANNUAL HALL SALE OF WORK
The Annual Hall Sale Of Work takes place this Sunday 26th Nov from 2pm including an appearance by Santa and also a cake sale. Donations of any items including buns for the cake sale can be left into the hall on the evening of Sat 25th or morning of Sun 26th.

XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
For this years Xmas charity fundraiser we’re going to take a break from Moher Hill and do a 5k run and walk starting and finishing in Drombane Village. It will take place on Sunday Dec 31st with the proceeds this year going to the newly formed Upperchurch Drombane Active Retirement Group. Walk starts at 12:30pm and race at 12:45pm. Regristration & start at Drombane Hall. Entry is €10 for adults and children are free. Refreshments served afterwards. Please support this good cause and burn off some of the Christmas excess at the same time.

LIAM LAWTON IN CONCERT IN UPPERCHURCH CHURCH
Come to see the fantastic Liam Lawton perform O Holy Night in concert in the Sacred Heart Church, Upperchurch on Sat 9th December. This event is a fundraiser for Upperchurch Drombane parish and is not to be missed with the proceeds being divided between a number of local organisations. Doors open at 7pm with concert starting at 8pm. Tickets costing €20 can be purchased from local retail outlets or by contacting 0876863762 or 0862538201

WEEKLY CARD GAME
The weekly card game has resumed in the GAA clubhouse in Drombane on Mondays at 8:30pm. All are welcome

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Nov 17th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 17 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

OLD GAA MATCHES IN CLUBHOUSE
Tonight(Friday) sees the of our series of evenings replaying old classic GAA matches. Tonight we will show the 1987 Munster final replay between Tipperary and Cork. Tipperary were in search of their first Munster title in 16 years. Match will start at 8:45pm sharp. Refreshments will also be served. All are invited to attend what should be some very enjoyable evenings.

CLUB AGM
This years club AGM will be held in the clubhouse on Sunday December 3rd at 6pm. All members are encouraged to attend.

MASS FOR DECEASED MEMBERS
Mass for deceased members will be held in Drombane church on Saturday December 23rd at 7pm. Note this date has changed from previously.

SELECTORS FOR 2018
The club is interested in submissions from anyone in the club who would like to get involved with our junior, under 21 and minor hurling and football teams for 2018. Anyone who may be interested should get in contact with club President Phil Lowry or PRO Stephen Gleeson in the next couple of weeks.

ANNUAL HALL SALE OF WORK
The Annual Hall Sale Of Work takes place on Sunday 26th Nov from 2pm including an appearance by Santa and also a cake sale. Donations of any items including buns for the cake sale can be left into the hall on the evening of Sat 25th or morning of Sun 6th.

XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
Some advance warning. For this years Xmas charity fundraiser we’re going to take a break from Moher Hill and do a 5k run and walk starting and finishing in Drombane Village. It will take place on Sunday Dec 31st with the proceeds this year going to the newly formed Upperchurch Drombane Active Retirement Group – Get your running shoes on……

LIAM LAWTON IN CONCERT IN UPPERCHURCH CHURCH
Come to see the fantastic Liam Lawton perform O Holy Night in concert in the Sacred Heart Church, Upperchurch on Sat 9th December. This event is a fundraiser for Upperchurch Drombane parish and is not to be missed with the proceeds being divided between a number of local organisations. Doors open at 7pm with concert starting at 8pm. Tickets costing €20 can be purchased from local retail outlets or by contacting 0876863762 or 0862538201

WEEKLY CARD GAME
The weekly card game has resumed in the GAA clubhouse in Drombane on Mondays at 8:30pm. All are welcome

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Nov 10th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 10 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

OLD GAA MATCHES IN CLUBHOUSE
Over a number of weeks in the run up to Christmas the club will be hosting evenings replaying old classic GAA matches. The first night will take place on Friday Nov 17th at 8:45pm where the 1987 Munster final replay between Tipperary and Cork will be shown. Tipperary were in search of their first Munster title in 16 years. Refreshments will also be served. All are invited to attend what should be some very enjoyable evenings.

CLUB AGM
This years club AGM will be held in the clubhouse on Sunday December 3rd at 8pm. All members are encouraged to attend.

UPPERCHURCH WALKING WEEKEND 2017
The 12th Upperchurch Walking Weekend is being held this weekend. The usual array of walks will take place along with extra activities such as music, set dancing and on Sunday there will be a 5km run round the Bog Walk starting at 2pm. Check out www.upperchurch.ie for the full catalogue of events.

MASS FOR DECEASED MEMBERS
Mass for deceased members will be held in Drombane church on Saturday December 16th

NOVEMBER TIPPERARY GAA CLUBS DRAW
Congratulations to Tom Kennedy & Sheila Baker who were among the winners in the November Tipp GAA Clubs Draw held last Friday night

SELECTORS FOR 2018
The club is interested in submissions from anyone in the club who would like to get involved with our junior, under 21 and minor hurling and football teams for 2018. Anyone who may be interested should get in contact with club President Phil Lowry or PRO Stephen Gleeson in the next couple of weeks.

LAOCHRA GAEL AWARD
Well done to Phil Lowry, Moyaliffe, who was this week named among the receipients of the 15th Laochra Gael awards. These awards honour people who have given significant service to their clubs through the years. Phil follows in the footsteps of a number of others from the parish who have received this award in previous years. The awards will be presented later this month.

MINDING YOUR MENTAL HEALTH TALK
In conjunction with the Upperchurch Drombane Active Retirement Group a talk is being held in Drombane Community Centre on Monday 13th at 3pm on the topic of “Minding Your Mental Health”. John McElhinney from Mental Health Ireland will be the speaker on the day and all interested are welcome to attend.

XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
Some advance warning. For this years Xmas charity fundraiser we’re going to take a break from Moher Hill and do a 5k run and walk starting and finishing in Drombane Village. It will take place on Sunday Dec 31st with the proceeds this year going to the newly formed Upperchurch Drombane Active Retirement Group – Get your running shoes on……

LIAM LAWTON IN CONCERT IN UPPERCHURCH CHURCH
Come to see the fantastic Liam Lawton perform O Holy Night in concert in the Sacred Heart Church, Upperchurch on Sat 9th December. This event is a fundraiser for Upperchurch Drombane parish and is not to be missed with the proceeds being divided between a number of local organisations. Doors open at 7pm with concert starting at 8pm. Tickets costing €20 can be purchased from local retail outlets or by contacting 0876863762 or 0862538201

WEEKLY CARD GAME
The weekly card game has resumed in the GAA clubhouse in Drombane on Mondays at 8:30pm. All are welcome

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Nov 3rd 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 3 - 2017ADD COMMENTS

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
UNDER 21 HURLING

Last weekend saw our under 21 hurlers take on JK Brackens Óg in the mi semi final. The first 20 mins saw the teams neck and neck before Brackens pulled a few points clear approaching half time. A goad for Brackens early in the 2nd half saw them extend their lead which they were able to maintain for the rest of the game. Final score was JK Brackens 2-20 Upperchurch Drombane 1-14

SELECTORS FOR 2018
The club is interested in submissions from anyone in the club who would like to get involved with our junior, under 21 and minor hurling and football teams for 2018. Anyone who may be interested should get in contact with club President Phil Lowry or PRO Stephen Gleeson in the next couple of weeks.

OLD GAA MATCHES IN CLUBHOUSE
Over a number of weeks in the run up to Christmas the club will be hosting evenings replaying old classic GAA matches. The first night will take place on Friday Nov 17th at 8:45pm where the 1987 Munster final replay between Tipperary and Cork will be shown. Tipperary were in search of their first Munster title in 16 years. Refreshments will also be served. All are invited to attend what should be some very enjoyable evenings.

CLODIAGH RANGERS TABLE QUIZ
Clodiagh Rangers football club will host a table quiz tonight(Fri) in Kinnanes, Upperchurch. Starting at 9:30pm a table of 4 will cost €20. All are welcome.

MINDING YOUR MENTAL HEALTH TALK
In conjunction with the Upperchurch Drombane Active Retirement Group a talk is being held in Drombane Community Centre on Monday 13th at 3pm on the topic of “Minding Your Mental Health”. John McElhinney from Mental Health Ireland will be the speaker on the day and all interested are welcome to attend.

UPPERCHURCH WALKING WEEKEND 2017
The 12th Upperchurch Walking Weekend is being held from Nov 10th-12th. The usual array of walks will take place along with extra activities such as music, set dancing and on Sunday there will be a 5km run round the Bog Walk starting at 2pm. Check out www.upperchurch.ie for the full catalogue of events.

XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
Some advance warning. For this years Xmas charity fundraiser we’re going to take a break from Moher Hill and do a 5k run and walk starting and finishing in Drombane Village. It will take place on Sunday Dec 31st with the proceeds this year going to the newly formed Upperchurch Drombane Active Retirement Group – Get your running shoes on……

LIAM LAWTON IN CONCERT IN UPPERCHURCH CHURCH
Come to see the fantastic Liam Lawton perform O Holy Night in concert in the Sacred Heart Church, Upperchurch on Sat 9th December. This event is a fundraiser for Upperchurch Drombane parish and is not to be missed with the proceeds being divided between a number of local organisations. Doors open at 7pm with concert starting at 8pm. Tickets costing €20 can be purchased from local retail outlets or by contacting 0876863762 or 0862538201

WEEKLY CARD GAME
The weekly card game has resumed in the GAA clubhouse in Drombane on Mondays at 8:30pm. All are welcome

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane