Well done to all the participants in Scór Semi Finals last night in Desertmartin GAC. There was a good crowd and definitely alot of good craic. Great to have the excellent facilities we have used as a part of the cultural enrichment of the community.
The second semi final will be held in Ballinderry at 5pm today (Sunday 19th November).
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Thanks to everyone who attended the child protection update. Just one of the many things that goes on behind the scenes. Thanks to Ashleen McCaul from Derry GAA for presenting the course.
The club is commited to setting the best standards from all our selfless volunteers, through support with training and education, and having processes in place as required by law, and in line with guidance from Ulster GAA.
This ensures the best and safest possible environment for our young people to flourish and develop to be the best they can be.
If you are a volunteer or coach and your training needs updated let the coaching officer know and we can arrange further learning opportunities.
The futures bright…..
This years Annual Bazaar will be held in the St Martin’s GAC on 9th December at 7:30.
As usual talks have been underway with Mr. Claus and he is set to make an appearance. What a great opportunity for all of our youngsters to meet the man himself, and get some great photos.
Big prizes to be won, and grand prize to be announced on coming days, so keep an eye out for updates.
Just a reminder that the Dinner Dance is on December 2nd. Please let us know if you are going so we can plan the event efficiently.
We will stop taking bookings on 25th November.
It’s that time of year to sit back and reflect on a years hard graft…or in some cases get back into training. The same is true for the guests at this years Underage Presentation Night.
Twins Lorcan and Oisin McWilliams having been a big part in the Derry Minor Team getting all the way to the All-Ireland Football Minor Final this year, will be in Desertmartin on the 3rd of December to help us celebrate our own achievements this year at Desertmartin GAC. Read what they had to say about thier experience… https://www.electricireland.com/news-media/article//ni-blog/2017/11/10/mcwilliams-journey-to-croke-park
Sad to hear that big Enda is hanging up the boots. He was a gentleman, and was involved with both Cul Camps, and school coaching in the parish.
Lotto – 13th November 2017
4. 14. 22. 24
Next week’s jackpot: £2150
The P2’s and 3’s enjoying the learning tonight.
And the P4’s and 5’s in Meadowbank again with 21 participating. It would be great if we could boost these numbers.
Do you know someone who isn’t out yet??
Let them know it’s begun, everyone welcome, a great way to get your kids learning to move and exercise, as well as interact with other children outside of school and learn about teamwork.
There will be a Halloween Movie night in the hall on Friday 27th October form 6:30pm. The big screen is waiting to go.
The movie will be child friendly, and costumes are encouraged.
Admission is £4 and there will be hot food, and tuck shop opened.
We would like to extend our thanks to Joanne Murphy for running a really professional and relevant first aid and AED course. We learned so much, and it has highlighted the importance of having trained first aiders in the club and community.