Aughnamullen Club Notes 07.04.2023
Lotto: The lotto was held on Sunday night last. There was no winner. The numbers drawn
were 2,12,18 & 31. This week’s jackpot rises to €6,400. You can purchase tickets either by
buying envelopes from one of our young sellers or by logging on to our online Smart Lotto
page through the link smartlotto.ie/aughnamullen-s.
House draw winners
The lotto team for this weekend is Bernie McBrien, Eilin Connolly, Owen Gorman & Stephen Ward.
The club is celebrating its 30th anniversary of the Club Lotto this Easter weekend there
will be a special anniversary draw where there will 5 extra envelopes pulled out as well as a number of spot prizes for those there on the night.
Social Centre: The Social Centre is back open every night. The kitchen is open every Sunday from 4pm. No booking is required.
For any bookings of meetings for hall contact Tina on 087 333 2213
Aughnamullen Social Centre is taking bookings for Confirmation for this May.
Please note the book is now full for First Holy Communion bookings.
The Social Centre caters for all functions ie parties, christenings, funerals and small
weddings! The Aughnamullen Social Centre is now taking bookings for all functions. For any
more information on bookings please contact Tina on 0873332213.
Seniors: Our senior team begin their 2023 Senior League campaign on Saturday the 15 th of
April at home to Ballybay at 7pm.
Reserves: Our reserve team were narrowly beaten by Clontibret in the second round of the Division 1.B League on Sunday afternoon last on a scoreline of 2-11 to 1-12. They next play at home to Killanny this Monday the 10th of April at 5pm. Best of luck to the team and management, all
Upcoming events in the Social Centre
SAVE THE DATE: The OsKaRs fundraiser is coming to Aughnamullen GFC on Saturday the
7th of October 2023 in the Glencarn Hotel, Castleblayney! Keep the date free for what will be
guaranteed to be a night not to be missed.
OsKaRs Launch Night: The Aughnamullen GFC OsKaRs Launch Night will take place on Saturday night the 15th of April in the Social Centre. On the night the roles for each actor and the film they will be in
will be revealed. It will be sure to be a great night’s entertainment, the excitement is building up around the Parish and beyond as we wait to find out who will play what role!
Aughnamullen Ladies Present; Clash of The Clanns: Aughnamullen Ladies are hosting their
fundraiser “Clash of the Clanns” on April 30th.
Each team must consist of family members only (siblings, parents, cousins, aunts/uncles, in-laws etc). Each team must have at least 2 ladies and 2 non active GAA members.
The rules of the blitz are as follows
• All participants must be Over 16
• 7 aside 3 subs
Registration starting at 1:15 and kick off at 2pm sharp.
There can only be one family to win the coveted title of Clash of the Clanns Champions and
take home the Brendan Finnegan memorial shield. Will it be your family????
If you want to enter a team please contact 0872113887
Easter Bank Holiday Weekend: Please note the Social Centre will be closed for Good Friday the 7th of April. There will be live music in the Social Centre by KickStart on Bank Holiday Sunday evening starting at 7pm. Come along for a great night’s entertainment. A courtesy taxi service will be available on the night.
Under 18s: Our under 18 team picked up their first win of the campaign on Tuesday evening with a 1-08 to 0-07 point win over Inniskeen at home. They next play away to Killanny on Tuesday the 11th of April at 7pm. Best of luck to the team and management, all support welcome.
Under 15s: Our Under 15 teams begin their league campaigns this week, with our Division 1 team taking on Castleblayney at home tomorrow evening Thursday the 6th of April at 6pm. Our Division 5A team play away to Castleblayney on Friday evening the 7th of April at 7pm. Our 5B team play at home to Donaghmoyne this Sunday the 9th of April at 11am. Best of luck to all teams and mentors, all support welcome.
Under 13s: Both of our Under 13 fixtures were postponed on Saturday last.
Under 9s: U9s Boys football is back every Wednesday evening on Astro for boys born
2014/2015. New players welcome.
Sponsored by KeeBride Construction.
Our 2023 Annual Summer Camp will take place from Tuesday the 8th of August to Friday the
11th. Another fun filled week is promised. More details to follow.
Club Membership: Membership for 2023 is now due, the rates are as follows; Juvenile €25,
Adult (Single) €40, Couple €70. Please contact Debbie on 0862760850 or Ann on
0872413348 for assistance regarding membership. Thank you.
Correction: In last week’s notes, an error was made in the Dinner Dance section. The club
would like to thank Peadar and Susan Lynch for supplying the lovely buffet dinner on the
Sympathy: Sympathy is extended to Theresa Clerkin and the extended Clerkin and Evans family on the passing of Theresa’s sister Briege Evans, Crossmaglen. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
Sympathy is extended to the McMahon and Morris families, her nephew and former Aughnamullen footballer Ashley, on the passing of May McMahon, Graghernagh. May her gentle soul rest in peace.
Sympathy is extended to Betty O’Neill and extended O’Neill and McCreesh families on the passing of Gerry McCreesh, Cullaville. May his gentle soul rest in peace.
Congratulations: Congratulations is extended to former player David and Colleen Shevlin on the birth of a baby girl.
Congratulations is extended to Padraic and Nichola Geoghegan on the birth of a baby boy.
Walking Track: Our new walking track lights are now up and running. Just a gentle reminder
for insurance purposes you must be a club member to use this facility. Please contact
Debbie on 0862760850 or Ann on 0872413348 for assistance regarding membership. Thank
Astro pitch: As we enter the beginning of the football season why not book our floodlit all
weather Astro Pitch by contacting Seamus on 0872675161 or John on 0868384145. For
Birthday parties on our Astro contact Angela on 0861012243. All ages adults, boys & girls