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Blackhill Emeralds Club Notes: 17.10.2023

November 9th, 2023

Football Fixtures:

Universal Graphics Junior Football Championship Final:

Blackhill v Tyholland Saturday October 21st 3.30pm St.Mary’s Park, Scotstown.

Eurotech Junior Football League Final:

Blackhill v Tyholland Saturday  October 28th 7pm St. Oliver Plunkett’s Park, Emyvale.

The flags are up, the excitement has been building and on Saturday afternoon we will contest the Junior Championship Final versus Tyholland GAA club in Scotstown. Very best of luck to the Blackhill team, manager Paudie and team mentors, Anthony, Aiden, Matthew, Peter & Tom. Please show your support and get behind our team.

Breakfast Morning:

We  ran a very enjoyable and successful breakfast morning social fundraiser last Sunday morning. Thank you to everyone who supported this event. Sincere thanks to our sponsors, namely Gerry Quinn’s Butchers, Carraghers XL Oil4U, SuperValu Castleblayney, Eamon Byrnes Butchers, Meade Farm Fruit Ardee, Savage’s Home Bakery Crossmaglen, Nolan’s Butchers Carrickmacross, Donal Comiskey Avonmore Milk, WhiteHart Mushrooms Corduff, Duffy’s Pork & Bacon Tullycarra, Keith Short’s Butchers, Brendan McMahon Buttercrust Bread, Nestbox Eggs, Collins Eggs, Shabra Plastic & Recycling. Thank you to everyone who volunteered and helped out on the day. Ar Aghaidh le Chéile.

Baby Joy:

Congratulations and best wishes to Dervla and Michael Shevlin on the recent birth of Oisín Marty.

Juvenile Football:

Our nursery for U-5’s & our U-7’s  visited  GR8 for their end of season party last Saturday morning and everyone had a great time.

U-9’s: Our U9 squad played their final Go-Games blitz last Saturday in Sean McDermotts with Tyholland and Killeevan GAA clubs. This proved a very enjoyable series, our thanks to everyone involved.

Our U-9’s will play Tyholland U-9’s in three U-9 Go-Games at half time in the county final on Saturday which everyone is super excited about and will be a great experience for all the children involved.

Intermediate Football Playoff:

Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time for last Saturday afternoon’s game.

Social Centre:

Our social centre is open from 8pm nightly.

For social centre members bookings contact Hugh Cullen on 086254120

Young at Heart:

Monday October 23rd, Music by Magic Moments from 9.30pm, supper served, everyone welcome.


Bingo every Thursday night 8pm

The jackpot is €4250 this week on 49 calls.

Emeralds Lotto:

1st Hughie Duffy

2nd Michaela Finnegan

3rd Nan Ruddin

Jivin’ Gym:

The ever popular Jivin Gym is running a four week course on Tuesdays in the social centre.

7pm-8pm beginners

8.15pm-9.15pm Jivercise

See our social media for full details, all welcome.

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