Piarsaigh An Ghallbhaile Notes: Week Beginning 10th Of February 2020

February 12th, 2020 | News


Celebration Banquet
Last Friday night seen a large amount of tickets sold for our Celebration Banquet Dinner.  We can not stress enough how important it is to get the tickets now before it is too late.
Tickets will be available to purchase from any committee member, the club shop will be open this Thursday night (13th) 7:30pm – 8:30pm, or alternatively you can buy your tickets on Friday night (14th) 7:30pm – 8:30pm from the Committee Room.
Next Friday 21st February is the cut off date for tickets for the Banquet. After this date tickets will no longer be on sale.  Tickets are priced at £50 per person.
We waited 61 years to win a Championship and both leagues with the Seniors and Reserves, so if ever there was a year to celebrate our Club and all the achievements this is most definitely it. It is a night not to be missed.

Reserve Team Sponsorship
We would like to take this opportunity to thank Kieran Brannigan for his sponsorship over the last number of years with the Reserve Team.  We appreciate all your support you have shown towards the club.  Thank you Kieran, Pauline and Family.
Our Reserve Sponsor is now out for tender, if any company or person is interested in putting in a tender you can do so by emailing Noel McKeown on chairperson.galballypearses.tyrone@gaa.ie
Closing date for Reserve Tender is Monday 17th February.

Child Protection Course
Child Protection training is booked for 25th February in the Committee room from 7 – 9.30pm.  This training is mandatory for club members dealing with children (under 18) within our club.  Child Protection training Vetting applications will be placed in the committee room, along with a box to return completed forms and copies of ID.  The deadline for these forms to be left back is 1st of March.

Tyrone County Representation
Well done to Liam, Conor, Daniel and the Tyrone senior team who beat Kerry in their league fixture at the weekend.
Well done to Laura Kane and the Tyrone ladies on a great win over Clare. 

Club Membership
Club Membership is now due, this can be paid this Friday night in the club shop between 7:30pm and 8:30pm.
2020 Membership prices are as follows:
Single Adult £50 Husband & Wife £80 Student £20
OAP £20 Youth £10
Club Na Phiarsaigh £240 (This includes husband, wife and children under the age of 18)
Unless you are a registered member of Galbally Pearses for 2020 you will not be insured whilst participating in any activities.

Big Breakfast
The planning has already begun for our annual Big Breakfast on St Patrick’s Day.  Like every year it’s great for our community to come together and celebrate St Patrick’s Day Mass followed by a lovely breakfast, with lots of music and dancing for entertainment.  Only this year we will have a few silver cups in attendance.

Club Lotto
Our Club Lotto is a valuable income for the weekly running of our club.  If you are able to purchase a ticket or 2 each week this will help towards the weekly costs in our club.Our lotto numbers this week were 4 – 1 – 2 – 14.  There was no jackpot winner.  Our 5 Lucky dip winners were: Meabh Gormley, Doherty girls, Seamus Mullin, Una McCool and Eugene Quinn.  Our next jackpot draw will take place on Tuesday 18th February & will be £5,650.

Club Shop
Our club shop will be opened this week on Thursday from 7.30pm to 8.30pm for Club Gear, Celebration Banquet Tickets & Membership
Please note the change in day, this is for one week only.

U8 Boys
Boys U8 (P3/P4) training will start this Thursday night 13th 7pm – 8pm in the Community Centre.

U10 Boys
Training for our U10 Boys will begin on Sunday 23rd February 11am – 12noon in the Community Centre.

Camps Casca
After our very successful Easter Camp last year, it will be running again this year.  Our camp will run on the 15th/16th/17th of April.
There will be two registration nights taking place on 5th and 12th March to sign the children up for the camp, there will be the opportunity to try on the jersey for sizing.

Thoughts & Prayers 
Everyone at Galbally Pearses would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the families of Owen McCourt and Francie Brolly on their recent bereavement.  May they Rest In Peace.
The club would like to extend our thoughts and prayers to any families in the area who are dealing with bereavement or illness in their family at this time.