Club notes for week commencing 22nd October 2012

November 7, 2018

Lotto Results
Lotto Results 22/10/12
Jackpot 1: €14,000
Numbers drawn: 9, 15, 17, 26
Result: No winner
2 x €100 winners: Kay and Katie, Dolores Duncan.
Jackpot 2: €4400
Numbers drawn: 6, 11, 17, 27
Result: No winner.
Next week’s draw will take place in our clubhouse with jackpots of €14,000 and  €4,600.
If you are not currently subscribing to our lotto, the weekly club lotto is available to play online at our website.
You can also register online to receive our free weekly email which includes lotto results and club notes.
Please spread the word to Na Dunta Gaels around the country and the world, encourage them to play lotto online.
An annual lotto ticket for €100 (with 2 weeks free) can be bought on line or from Matt Carley or Anthony Rowan.
Night at the Dogs
Our annual night at the dogs in on Saturday 3rd November, this is a great opportunity for a social night out for all the club members and families, with the busy times of games and coaching finished. Tickets are going on sale shortly and all help with distribution of tickets is greatly appreciated. Contact Aiden McGuire 0862532327, Tommy Kelly 0872949714, George Coyle 0863469647.
Updated Club Text Message Service
We are continuing with our text message service via TEAMER 51001 which we use to notify members regarding various club activities. If you wish to avail of this service, please text your name and number to 087 8362297.These messages are free to receive and a reply is not required. We currently have over 300 subscribers but would like to extend it further to ensure all our supporters are kept up to date. If you no longer wish to receive these messages then please text STOP with your name and number to 087 8362297. We want to avoid unnecessary duplication where several copies of the one message are going to the same household.
Weekly newsletter email
You can register to receive our free weekly newsletter email at our lotto website – just search for The Downs. The newsletter is sent every Monday night and includes that night’s lotto results and club notes.
Face book you can now keep up to date with the club’s activities on our new FACEBOOK page:  and TWITTER @TheDownsGAA.
Bingo continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and brings a friend for an enjoyable night’s entertainment.
Reminder that a Defibrillator is located at the clubhouse at the external wall of the entrance porch.
To purchase any club gear contact Carmel at 087 9496347.
Members of our club nursery can buy club jerseys at a 50% discount €15 thanks to the sponsorship of Eason Mullingar sizes available 3 / 4 and 5/6.
Social Dance Classes
Social dance classes in the GAA centre Thursday nights 8-10. Learn how to waltz, quick step and more beginners welcome.. Contact Marie 0863573271
A new committee was formed for the Downs Community Games.   The officers are as follows: Chairperson:  Jody Moran; Secretary: Ollie Cassidy; Ass. Secretary: Dolores Duncan; Treasurer: Lorcan Sleator; PRO: Martina Rhatigan; Games Director: Ciaran Conneely; Child Officer: Liz Conneely.  We also welcome all the new members to the committee.   We are straight to work with chess fromU.12 to U.16 and draughts from U.10 to U.14 for boys and girls commencing on Friday 26th Oct next at 7.00 p.m. at The Downs School.  Parents are very welcome to help out.
The Downs Ladies Football
 On Saturday we are running the inaugural Mary Wynne under 15 tournament. The winners will be presented with the Mary Wynne memorial cup. Please come along and support the teams,  check facebook and website for  times and competing teams.
The Ladies Football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de- clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags of clothes can be left with any team coach or committee member or in The Shop. Please ask family, neighbours, friend and co-workers to fill a bag.