Piarsaigh An Ghallbhaile Notes: Week Beginning 27th Of February

March 2nd, 2017 | News

Senior Men
Hard luck to our young team of senior men losing out to Granemore in their final Ulster League of 2017 on Sunday.  Focus is now on preparations for the Senior League at the beginning of April.

Minor Boys
Training continues this Wednesday night at 7.15pm sharp.  Our Minor Boys will be competing in Grade 1A this year and their first League Game is on Saturday 4th March at 12noon.  Galbally Pearses V Ardboe O’Donovan Rossa

Complete List Of Fixtures are as follows:

Round 1 – 04-03-2017 (Sat) Galbally Pearses V Ardboe O’Donovan Rossa

Round 2 – 12-03-2017 (Sun) Kildress Wolfe Tones V Galbally Pearses

Round 3 – 19-03-2017 (Sun) Galbally Pearses V Moortown St Malachy’s

Round 4 – 26-03-2017 (Sun) Eglish St Patrick’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 5 – 29-03-2017 (Wed) Galbally Pearses V Killeeshil St Mary’s

Round 6 – 05-04-2017 (Wed) Galbally Pearses V BYE

Round 7 – 12-04-2017 (Wed) Dungannon Thomas Clarkes V Galbally Pearses

Round 8 – 19-04-2017 (Wed) Ardboe O’Donovan Rossa V Galbally Pearses

Round 9 – 26-04-2017 (Wed) Galbally Pearses V Kildress Wolfe Tones

Round 10 – 03-05-2017 (Wed) Moortown St Malachy’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 11 – 10-05-2017 (Wed) Galbally Pearses V Eglish St Patrick’s

Round 12 – 17-05-2017 (Wed) Killeeshil St Mary’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 13 – 02-06-2017 (Fri) BYE V Galbally Pearses

Round 14 – 09-06-2017 (Fri) Galbally Pearses V Dungannon Thomas Clarkes

Minor Girls
Training continues on Thursday night from 6.30pm to 7.30pm.  Everyone welcome.  Our minor girls earned themselves a well deserved draw in their opening league game on Saturday after a great comeback to even the scores on a final score line Donaghmore 6-08 Galbally 6-08.  Great performances all round especially in the latter stages of the match

Our Minor Girls are competing in Grade 3 this year.  Complete List Of Fixtures are as follows:

Round 1 – 25-02-2017 (Sat) @ 16:00 Donaghmore St Patrick’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 2 – 04-03-2017 (Sat) @ 16:00 Galbally Pearses V BYE

Round 3 – 12-03-2017 (Sun) @ 16:00 Galbally Pearses V Owen Roe O’Neill’s

Round 4 – 19-03-2017 (Sun) @ 16:00 Galbally Pearses V Strabane Sigersons

Round 5 – 27-03-2017 (Mon) @ 18:30 Galbally Pearses V Omagh St Enda’s

Round 6 – 03-04-2017 (Mon) 18:30 Coalisland Fianna V Galbally Pearses

Round 7 – 11-04-2017 (Tue) @ 18:30 Badoney (Gortin) V Galbally Pearses

Round 8 – 17-04-2017 (Mon) @ 18:45 Dromore St Dympna’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 9 – 25-04-2017 (Tue) @ 18:45 Galbally Pearses V Ardboe O’Donovan Rossa

U14 Boys
Training continues on Thursday night at 7pm sharp.  Our U14 boys will compete in Grade 2A this year.  Their first league game is on Sunday 5th March at 1pm.  Galbally Pearses V Coalisland Fianna.  Complete List Of Fixtures are as follows:

Round 1 – 05-03-2017 (Sun) Galbally Pearses V Coalisland Fianna

Round 2 – 11-03-2017 (Sat) Edendork St Malachy’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 3 – 18-03-2017 (Sat) Galbally Pearses V Kildress Wolfe Tones

Round 4 – 25-03-2017 (Sat) Galbally Pearses V BYE

Round 5 – 31-03-2017 (Fri) Clonoe O’Rahilly’s V Galbally Pearses

Round 6 – 08-04-2017 (Sat) Galbally Pearses V Cookstown FrRocks

Round 7 – 11-04-2017 (Tue) Moy Tír na nÓg V Galbally Pearses

Round 8 – 22-04-2017 (Sat) Coalisland Fianna V Galbally Pearses

Round 9 – 29-04-2017 (Sat) Galbally Pearses V Edendork St Malachy’s

Round 10 – 05-05-2017 (Fri) Kildress Wolfe Tones V Galbally Pearses

Round 11 – 13-05-2017 (Sat) BYE V Galbally Pearses

Round 12 – 20-05-2017 (Sat) Galbally Pearses V Clonoe O’Rahilly’s

Round 13 – 27-05-2017 (Sat) Fr Rocks V Galbally Pearses

Round 14 – 31-05-2017 (Wed) Galbally Pearses V Moy Tír na nÓg

U14 Girls
Training continues this Wednesday night from 6.30pm to 7.15pm and Saturday 11am – 12 noon.  Our U14 Girls have their 1st League game of 2017 on Monday 6th March @ 7pm.  Ladies Under 14 League Grade 3 Round 1 Moy Tír na nÓg V Galbally Pearses

Pearse Og Programme
Our ever popular Pearse Og Programme will run for 5 weeks beginning on Thursday 9th March in Galbally Community Centre – time to be confirmed.  This will be strictly for current Primary 1 & 2 children.

Club Lotto
No Jackpot Winner.  This week’s numbers (Tuesday 28th February) were: 12, 8, 10 & 16.  Our 5 lucky dip winners winning £20 each were: Michael O’Hagan, Shannon McKeown, Rose McGeary, Stephen McVeigh & Catherine Dorrity.  Next week’s jackpot returns to £2400.  Next Draw takes place on Tuesday 7th March at 9pm.  If you need a lotto seller to call to your home, contact any committee member or alternatively tickets can be purchased in Tally’s Mace or Donnelly’s Post Office.  Lotto is an essential source of income for the club & your continued support is greatly appreciated.

Coffee Morning
We would encourage as many of our members to show their support for the family & friends of Plunkett Quinn in a mass and coffee morning on Saturday 4th March.  Mass in St John’s Chapel, Galbally at 9.30am followed by a Coffee Morning in Galbally community Centre from 10am to 1pm.

Well done to Cathal Kelly, Conor Quinn, Cormaic Donnelly, Caoimhin Quinn, Peadar McCaughey & Marc Lennon and the rest of the St Ciaran’s School on getting to the McLarnon Final.  Good luck in the Final on St Patrick’s Day.

Club Shop
Our Club Shop will be opened this Friday night from 7.30pm to 8.30pm.  Membership for 2017 can be paid during this time.

Club Membership
We welcome back our existing members this year and would also encourage new members to come and be part of our club.  Only paid up members for 2017 are eligible and insured to use club facilities and train/play for Galbally Pearses.   It is important that anyone who intends to play football for our club is registered – if you are not registered you will not be able to play, apply for Gaeltacht Grant or participate in the Scor.  Thank you for your continued support & we welcome you to be a part of our GAA community & club.  We will be holding a registration evening in February – more details to follow.

2017 Membership:
Adults: – £30// Husband & Wife: – £50 // Student/Over 65 years: – £10 // Youth (Under 18): – £5 – Please note that if you are a Club na Piarsaigh member this covers membership for husband & wife, but not children.

***Please note that the closing date for Club na Phiarsaigh & Standard Membership is Mid March as all members must be registered by 31st March***

Club na Piarsaigh
Subscriptions are now due for the 2017 year for anyone paying annually.  If you wish to join our scheme this covers your membership for the year.  If you require further information please contact any committee member or email galballypearsespro@hotmail.com for an information pack or download from our website: – www.galballygac.com

Thank You
Thank you to Murphy Gloves for their donation of Gloves and Hats to our Senior Men for the season ahead.

Health & Well-Being
Please see below a list of names, numbers and web addresses of organisations that offer services to help improve mental health and emotional wellbeing.  You never have to be alone – there is always someone out there to speak to.
Minding Your Head has information on how to protect your mental and emotional wellbeing and the issues that can affect it, eg anxiety or depression.
About Helplines. Helplines Network NI is a membership led organisation consisting of over 25 different helplines operating across Northern Ireland.
The Niamh Louise Foundation – Suicide Support Group 028 8775 3327
Niamh Louise Youth Street Collection Dungannon.  Thank you to all those who volunteered & who donated to our street collection in Dungannon Square on Saturday.
Lifeline 0808 808 8000
Facing the Future has been developed by Samaritans and Cruse Bereavement Care to support people affected by suicide.  116 123
We as an organisation and as individuals will give supportive care to people suffering emotional pain and hurt.  028 7126 69999
AWARE Defeat Depression  0845 120 2961

Internet Safety
Following on from a successful presentation hosted by St Josephs Primary School, Galbally we would encourage as many parents to be aware of for your child’s Internet usage and Online Reputation.  Further details available from the primary school.

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Thoughts & Prayers
The club would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family of Ethna O’Hagan (Brackaville) on her recent passing.  Our thoughts and prayers are with any families in the area who are dealing with bereavement or illness in their family at this time.