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Club Notes 21st November 2016

posted Nov 21, 2016, 12:28 PM by Ger McGloin   [ updated Nov 21, 2016, 12:55 PM ]
Club Strategy :- To follow on from the launch of the Raheny GAA Stategy plan 2016-2019, volunteers are needed to help make these plans a reality. Please volunteer. Whatever time you can give will contribute to the success of the plans. 
You can fill in the volunteer form at


As always we are looking for volunteers to help with registering our new players, or simply to chop fruit. If you have 30mins to spare to help out on Saturday mornings please contact Alison on 086-2909022.

Friday Night Ogra is on the Astro @ 6-7PM with Seamus.

Last Ógra will be:

Fri 2/12, 6pm Astro. 

Sat 3/12, 10am Astro

Returning in 2017

Friday 13/1, 6pm, Club Astro

Sat 14/1, 6pm, Club Astro

Boot Exchange

The boot exchange is still up and running but has moved into the club shop, plenty of boots in stock. Bring your clean boots down and exchange for a big size.

The Club Hall is available for hire for parties, 

If you wish to book either the hall or the Hill for communion/confirmations please do so before 15/10 contact Tommy on 086-160009. 

Club Shop :- Club shop is ONLY open on a Saturday morning from 9.30 to 12.  

Do you know our club shop is now online, you can order and pay online and collect behind the bar.

Hard luck to our U12 hurlers who were beaten by a strong St Vincent's team in the division 2 playoffs.  

Great to see two of our U15 Ladies footballers lining out for the Dubs at the weekend, Orlaith Walshe and Caoimhe McCarthy. 

Dates for you Diary

Our AGM takes place on Monday 5th December at 8pm, only FULLY paid members are permitted to attend. Nominations and/for motions/recommendations should be with the Club secretary no later than 14 days before the meetings. Please be informed that a summary of clubs audited accounts can be viewed by appointment with a club officer in attendance from Monday 21/11.

Mentors Night :- This has been switched to Saturday 10th December

We are holding a Christmas Craft Fair in aid of Pieta House, in memory of a good friend. This will take place on Sunday 27/11.  Great opportunity to support a great cause and get some unique Christmas presents. (All stalls are booked out.) 


Anyone interested in playing in the U21 championship should contact Pat (football) 086-3675448 and Shane (Hurling) 087-311054.

Sam Maguire will be at the club on Saturday 3rd December. More details to follow about the photo opportunity in the afternoon. 

Later that night, we intend to honour Brian Fenton and Siobhan Woods with a dinner and entertainment  in the club hall. This has been an extra special year for both of these players as they have represented Raheny GAA Club with distinction while lining out for Dublin in their respective All-Ireland finals. 

There will be a 3 course meal and the catering on the evening will be provided by catering North Dublin  - you can check their website
Cost per ticket is €50. The numbers on the evening are limited to 150 and as tickets are selling fast. we advise you to make your reservation ASAP!! It promises to be a great evening. To make a reservation, please respond to this email by telling us how many tickets you require.

GAA for Mas is Sunday evenings, if your interested in getting involved please contact Ide on 086-3806454.

Women's Strength & Performance

Anyone interested in the women's only classes with Raheny Strength & Performance 

Can contact Sarah  0857606706

Torthai an Chranchuir 

Would you like to be a volunteer ?

We are looking for help with the club lotto on a Monday night. Ideally we would like to put a small team together, it's not difficult and only 2 hours a week. If interested contact Cian (087) 795 0130.

"Ask not what your club can do for you but what you can do for your club"

Club Lotto is now over 3,600 euro.

There is no strength without working together