Work is well underway for our novel fundraising event, ‘the Killoe 20K Drop’ which will take place in the Longford Arms Hotel on Saturday the 4th of November. This is a joint venture between the senior Minor and Ladies Club The show is similar to the TV show ‘Million pound prize drop’ and offers a superb nights entertainment. Tickets for the event are on sale at €20 each.
Longford GAA are running Gaelic Football Award 1 Coaching Course in the near future. Award 1 Youth/Adult. This course is aimed at coaches of teams from U13 up to and including adults and coaches wishing to attend must hold the Foundation Award for at least the last 12 months. This course will be ran over 3 Saturdays (10 – 4:00) and 2 Friday nights (7 – 9:30) in November/December and all sessions MUST be attended in order to complete the course and receive your Award. Lunch will be provided on the Saturdays. Places are available on a first come first served bases (provided the above Foundation requirement is met) and limited to 24 in total. Please contact the office 043 3345 219 to book your place and to pay the earlybird booking fee of €80 (available until Friday November 3rd). If payment is not made by this date the standard cost of €100 will apply and this must be paid in advance of the first session.
The club extends its sympathy to the Doherty family on their recent bereavement.