Weekly Club Notes – June 9th 2017

Posted by Martin Bourke On June - 9 - 2017

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
SENIOR HURLING

The semi final of the Cahill Cup against Drom & Inch was played last Tuesday in Drombane with Drom prevailing on a scoreline of 1-14 to 1-9

SENIOR FOOTBALL
Our final group game in the county group against Clonmel Commercials is fixed for Sat June 17th at 6:30pm in Cashel. It is still all to play for in the group with CLonmel on 4 points, Upperchurch & Ballyporeen on 2 and Cahir yet to get off the mark.

JUNIOR FOOTBALL
The first round of the mid championship against Boherlahan-Dualla will be played on June 18th at 8pm in Boherlahan.

JUVENILE FOOTBALL
Best of luck to the U14 footballers who face Moyle Rovers in the county final tomorrow in Ballylooby.

CUL CAMP
Cul Camp will take place from July 10th to 14th in Drombane from 10.00 a.m. to 2.30 pm. Cost is 60 euros for the first child, 50 for the second and 40 for the third and fourth. The camp is open to children between the ages of 6 and 13. Each child receives a a free Kellogg’s GAA T shirt, training top and backpack.
Bookings can be made online at https://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/booking/?county=28&venue=825&year=2017
Coordinators are Michael Corcoran and Conor Ryan Long. For more information please visit the Cul Camp web site https://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/about-cul-camps/

PUBLIC MEETING ON ACTIVE & SOCIAL RETIREMENT
A public meeting is being held at 8pm in Wednesday June 28th in Upperchurch Community Centre entitled “Building Caring & Vibrant Communities”. This meeting is being organised by a newly formed local committee, established with the aim of enhancing the lives of the elderly in our parish, through the development of a programme of social events and activities that assist in ensuring retired people enjoy a full and active life in their own community. The meeting will serve as a launch event for the local active retirement group and is an opportunity to hear both the views of those who have helped shape public policy in this area and the thoughts of those with extensive practical experience at local level. Keynote Speaker is Prof. Eamon O’Shea, National University of Ireland Galway. Followed by panel discussion with: Prof Eamon O’Shea, NUIG, Mary Hennessy, Annacarty Donohill Active Retirement Association, Tom Cullen, Thurles Men’s Shed Group, Dr Michael Ryan, LIT Thurles

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE DEFIBRILLATOR FUNDRAISER
Upperchurch Drombane Community Defibrillator group will hold a fundraising cake sale in Drombane hall on Saturday next 10th June after 7pm mass and Sunday 11th June after 11am mass in Upperchurch Hall to help fundraise for a new Defibrillator in Drombane Village and modification of Defibrillator in Upperchurch Hall. Any cakes and buns for the events will be greatly appreciated and can be left into either halls before mass. Pass on the word

NEW CLUB FACEBOOK PAGE
The club has moved to a new facebook page and all updates will be placed on that instead of the existing one. The link to it is www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane so please Like it to keep up to date as before.

2017 CLUB MEMBERSHIP
Membership for 2017 can now be paid online on our website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie/members/

CLUB MERCHANDISE
A range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website including the new club jersey. 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 www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu. There are currently over 220 people registered with the club on the app

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

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