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07/02/2011

posted 8 Feb 2011, 12:29 by KD Kickhams   [ updated 8 Feb 2011, 12:42 ]

Club social.
The club social was held in the Venue Dundrum on Saturday the 5th of February , A great night was had, thank you to everyone that supported it.

Website

We have updated our website www.kdkickhams.tipperary.gaa.ie We will continue to include up to date results & fixtures for all clubs teams as well as all other club activities. Why don’t you take a look and let us know what you think. Tell family & friends that may be away and would like to keep up to date with club happenings.If you spot any errors let us know and we can correct them.

75th Anniversary sponsored cycle.

Anyone who wants to see some photos of the above can go to the following webpage. http://picasaweb.google.com/kickhams09/75kCyclePics

Kickham gearbags now in stock.

Kickham Gear bags, togs and socks are available in all sizes from juvenile to adult and can be purchased from Sean Breen at 062-71131 / 087 -2646441 or Paddy Fitzgerald @ 087-9370958. It would make an excelent Christmas present.


Knockavilla/ Donaskeigh Kickhams Camogie Club Notes.

AGM.

The Camogie club will hold their A.G.M. this Friday 11th February at 8pm in the GAA clubrooms Dundrum. Nomination papers can be obtained from club secretary Elaine Butler, but must be returned by 6pm on Thursday 10th February. Looking forward to a full turnout of players and parents, and also would like to welcome any new people, of any age, interested in playing Camogie this year.

Congrats Eamonn.

Conrats to Clubman Eamonn Browne of Knockavilla who has been elected as Chairperson of the Munster Camogie Council for the coming term.


Camogie gear.

The club also has for sale some tracksuits, jackets or t shirts, all with the club & Camogie crest. If anyone has yet to collect their pre ordered merchandise, they can do so at the meeting or by ringing (087) 9561645. We also have spare stock for people who may want to purchase some of this gear.

Co. Board Draw.

The Camogie County Board are about to launch a 12 monthly confined members draw. Tickets are priced at €10 per month, & can be paid by standing order or on a monthly basis, and all clubs in the County are asked to sell 12 tickets. In return, clubs will receive a percentage of all sales. If anyone is in a position to support the county & club, we would welcome a call to (087) 9561645, or contact any club officer.

Cake Sale.

A timely reminder also, that the club will hold their annual cake sale again this year after all masses on St. Patrick’s day, 16th & 17th March. Last year’s event was a tremendous success, so all support would be welcome.


Gun club notes.

Though this years pheasant shooting season has been extended until the end of February, Dundrum Gun club has decided that in the interest of birds which have already come through a very harsh Winter that there will be no Pheasant shooting on any of the club preserves during this time. We would ask all members, non members and in particular Landowners to please take note. We are in the process of restocking with adult Cock and Hen pheasants and will be releasing same around the Club area in early March as well as releasing pheasant poults later in the summer. In the last number of years we have spent over 4,000 euro in restocking programmes with Mallard and pheasant releases and we hope to continue the same in the coming years. We thank landowners for their continued support and would urge them to be aware of  who is shooting their lands, Gun club members are all fully insured under the NARGC compensation fund for personal accident and third party cover. Gun club signs are available free to any Landowner who wishes to erect same, contact any officer for details.

Knockavilla graveyard

Tipperary S.R. County Council wish to announce that the purchase price for a grave space in the new graveyard in Knockavilla for 2011 is now priced at €600. This price is also subject to a VAT rate of 13.5% which brings the final price to €681.

 

Social evening.

Dundrum Active Retirement Group meet each Wednesday evening at the Old Court House Dundrum from 7pm to 9pm. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet old friends, have a cup of tea and a chat or enjoy a game of cards. This service is provided by volunteers who are more than happy to give of their time to help keep the community spirit alive and well in the area. But we need more of you to come on the nights to ensure its continuance, so come on down and  you will not be disappointed.

 

Book launch

A new book entitled 'Micheál Mac Cárthaigh - Fíor-Ghael Thiobraid Árann’ was launched on Tuesday night the 14th Dec. in Brú Ború, Cashel @ 7.30pm under the auspices of Conradh na Gaeilge. The book, which features lectures and addresses given by Micheál over many years, has been compiled by Dónal Ó Muirgheasa O.S., former Principal of Knockavilla N.S. and will be on sale @ €10.
Ag seo cuireadh oscailte don seoladh oifigiúil do mhuintir Chnoc a'Bhile/Dhún na Sciath agus d'iar-chairde Mhichíl taobh amuigh de a raibh meas aca air faid a bhí sé beo. Tá sé marbh anois le cúig bliana is fichead agus is mithid dúinn omós a dhéanamh dó.

Déanfaidh Donnachadh Ó Duibhir O.S., Dún na Sciath an seoladh agus beidh Pádraig Mac Fhearghusa, Uachtarán, Chonradh na Gaeilge i láthair don ócáid.


Knockavilla /Donaskeigh Youth Club.

Knockavilla/Donaskeigh Youth Club continues every Friday night in Knockavilla Community centre from 7 pm to 8.30pm. The first few weekshave been  great fun for all concerned. The club is open to 8-12 year olds attending  primary school.

 

 

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