Mount Sion GAA Club Notes
PresentationFollowing his amazing achievements this year the club held a presentation of a Waterford Crystal piece to Austin Gleeson on Sunday last in recognition of his being awarded an All Star as well as Young Player of the Year and Hurler of the Year, Chairman Peter Walsh spoke on behalf of all in the club when he praised Austin not only for his accomplishments on the national scene but also for all the work he puts in for the club and his availability to all our young players when asked, after the presentation there was a long line of fans who queued to have their photos taken with their hero.
Stars in their EyesIt’s all systems go for this year’s Stars in their Eyes which takes place in the club once more on Saturday 19th November beginning at 8pm, with a whole new batch of well known faces dressing up and singing like their idols it promises to another classic night in the club, tickets are going fast and can be got from Tina or behind the bar.
Deise DrawOctober’s Deise Draw took place in Mellary recently and we had two winners once again, well done to Tom Keane and Mary Delahunty both c/o Josie who won €200, November’s draw is the last of the year and we would ask everyone to make an effort, this is one of the main fundraisers for the club and we would encourage as many members and their families as possible to participate, as well as helping your club you are also in a great draw with many good prizes on offer. For information please contact our Club Co-ordinator Josie Evans (087) 068 6700.
New Year’s Eve Dinner DanceThe New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner dance take place again this year to welcome in 2017, with music from Avalon and a three course meal, tickets are available on a first come first serve basis and are also available behind the bar and from Tina, more details will be available nearer the time.
FixturesUnder 21 Eastern Semi Final Saturday 19th November V Ferrybank/Erin’s Own in Walsh Park at 2pm.
Mount Sion ClubhouseOur club house is the perfect venue for all your needs, only recently it made it into a list of the ten most unusual places in Ireland to have your wedding ! If you have a family event coming up we can cater for all size parties from small private events to large gatherings, we have a spacious function room with private bar available for hire for all occasions including Birthdays, Christenings, Weddings, Confirmations, Communions, etc, please contact our Bar Manager Michael Ryan for more information on 051-372648 or call up and see him For a post match drink or chat or to watch the latest sporting event on the big screen we have all the Sports channels available in our spacious bar where on Thursday nights it’s Darts night , on Fridays we have cards which are open to all and there are great prizes on offer, check out our website for more info and photos.
Notes for Paper & WebsiteIf you have any Cnoc Sion notes or announcements for the paper or website please contact Ciaran Sheridan by email firstname.lastname@example.org or text your notes to 087-6364716 before 8pm Sunday night. You can also follow us on Twitter @MountSionGAA or on Facebook MountSion GAA.We are also now on Clubify App which is available on both IOS and Android, just download and search for Cnoc Sion. The website is now mobile friendly and has an upgraded events calendar and gallery which are constantly updated with all Mount Sion related news and events!