Fr. O'Neill's GAA Club News

24 January, 2012

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2012.
Scholarships to Colaiste na Mumhan (Ballingeary) are available to students between the ages of 10 to 19 who are members of a GAA Club in the Imokilly Division.
Cursa A: cost  €800.00 - €180.00 = €620.00...term 03/06/2012 to 25/06/2012
Cursa B: cost  €700.00 - €180.00 = €520.00...term 28/06/2012 to 20/07/2012
( Please book ASAP for course A )
To avail of Scholarships please follow the following steps.
1.Lodge students name with
2.Complete application form by downloading from and clicking foirm Iarratais or contact.
Gearoid O hEalaithe on (026) 47071 or on Mobile 085-1709327.
Return form with deposit of €300:00 to Colaiste Na Mumhan,Beal Atha an Ghaorthaidh,Co.Chorcai
3.Prior to commencement of course and with confirmation from Derry Keogh that the students name is on the required list,a bill for the outstanding ammount and associated information will be sent to you.
If you have any difficulty Mr.Dan O Connor on 087-9090341.
Presentation to Youghal Community Hospital      
On Friday night last Officers and members of the Executive Com.of the Club met with representatives of Youghal Community Hospital in Aghavine to present the proceeds from our Long Puck 2011( total ammount €510:00.). Vice-Chairman Cllr.Michael Hegarty said he was delighted to be able to show the Clubs appreciation of the tremendous work being done on an ongoing basis by the excellent staff in the Hospital in caring for the elderly not alone from our own parish but from the wider community area and wished the Hospital all the best for the future,Maurice Lynch on behalf of the Hospital thanked the Club for its kind gesture and outlined to those present the financial demands facing the Hospital on a day to day basis and in his own words said that all donations are gratefully received and appreciated and that it would be great if more Clubs and Organisaions in the local area were to take our lead and make whatever small donations they could whenever to support the Hospital and its important role and work in the area,pictured are Hospital representatives Maurice Lynch his wife Mary staff nurse Winnie Pedder with Officers and Com.members at the presentation.
( Can you please attach photograph of above,this is being sent in by Denis O Flynn )
Jnr.A Football 2012
We have been drawn against Glenville in the 1st. rnd .of this years Championship with the losers  playing the losers of  Midleton  V  Lisgoold in the 2nd rnd.this C/ship will probably start in or around the 2ndt.or 3rd week in March,our first league game will be played on the weekend of Feb.11th/12th,visit our website at for details on all C/ship draws and League programmes for the year ahead.
Juvenile Victory Social 2012
All roads lead to Garryvoe Hotel on Friday night next the 27th at 8:00pm when our Juvenile Club will celebrate with and present medals to all the victorious Hurling  and Football teams of 2011,tickets available from Dan O Connor cost Adult €15.00,Juvenile €10.00.
Scór Sínsear 2012
The best of luck to all our participants in the Scór Sínsear on next Sunday night in Lisgoold at 7:00pm,so for a greats nights entertainment why not head along to Lisgoold to support all our acts under the stewardship of Michael Holland Cultural Officer.