Tree of light to shine brightly

Jim Gleeson, Chairman of the Ian O’Connell Trust Fund fundraiser (left) presents a cheque for over €118,000 to Ian’s dad, Michael O’Connell in Spa GAA Clubhouse

Spa News
Submitted by Anne Holland

This year Spa GAA Club will be lighting up a tree with lights remembering all our loved ones that can’t be with us this Christmas. It will be located in Spa GAA grounds over the festive season. Spa ladies football will host this event and lights will be on sale over the next few weeks for €3 each. Please contact Anne Holland (085-7780883) or Tim O’Connor (087-2404968) for details.

Event: The club is considering embarking on a new exciting venture in the near future but to finalise the decision it is important to get all members views and opinions. All members are invited to a gathering on Sunday, November 26 at 12 noon in clubhouse. It is very important to get all members to attend this meeting

Lotto: There was no jackpot winner when the draw was made in the Killarney Heights Hotel. The numbers drawn were 9, 10, 13 and 20. Lucky dip winners were Mariya Casey/Zoe O’Connor, Angela Daly, Scarteen, Paddy and Mary O’Keeffe and Joan O’Donoghue, Knockeragh. Next week’s draw in the Killarney Oaks Hotel will be for €11,200.

Merchandise: The club Sshop will be open Saturdays from 11.30am-12.30pm or contact Mathilda outside these hours for alternate arrangements. Her number is 087-6487356. The club gear would make a great gift for Christmas so get your order in now to avoid disappointment.

Rental: For enquiries in relation to meeting room hire and indoor sports hall rental please contact Eileen on 087-6577312 after 6pm.

Enquiries: All enquiries for use of the pitch for games or training should be made directly to the secretary Deirdre, on 0876332773, or Requests not made through the secretary will not be accepted.

Death: Sympathy is extended to the family of Tom O Sullivan, Kilbrean. May he rest in peace.

Scór: Best of luck to our set and figure teams in the Kerry County Final. This takes place on Saturday, November 18 at 5.00pm in the Killarney Racecourse auditorium.
Figure dancers: Alice O’Donoghue, Aislinn O’Donovan, Leah Murphy, Ailbhe Gallagher, Erin Holland, Kate Lawlor, Laura O’Carroll and Orlaith Spillane.

Set dancers: Erin Holland, Orlaith Spillane, Meghann Cronin, Siona Moynihan, Liam Spillane, Gary O’Sullivan, Cian O’Sullivan and Eoghan Mulvaney.

Nursery: The ABC Nursery continues Saturday mornings at the earlier time of 10am. This is for ABC Nursery and under 6s only as the under 8s are taking a break. This is free and would encourage new members to come along to see our fabulous facilities. To book Christmas advertising call 087-2229761 or email