First Annual St. Stephens Day Charity Match.
Rhode Senior Football Team are proud to be hosting a Charity Fun Game in aid of Dochas Offaly Cancer Support Group Tullamore .
The Present day Rhode senior team will play the 1998 winning championship/over 40s team in Fr.Fr. Dowling Park at 12 midday St. Stephens Day .
Donations can be made for this worthy cause on the day.with buckets on
ALL Support on the Day will be very much appreciated and we hope players and supporters alike can get behind this worthy cause
Tea/coffee and light refreshments on the day.
Rhode Minor Club
Rhode Minor Club would like to thank all the underage team managements supporters and parents for their hard work and support over 2015. Chairman Cathal Smyth , Secretary Tracey Murphy and Coaching Coordinator Stephen Darby Wish you and yours a very happy Christmas and a wonderful new year.
Membership is now due and can be paid to any of our Membership officers listed Patricia McManus, Mary Hannon, Ger Hynes, Fionnuala Hickey, Seamus Maguire, Jody Kilmurray, James Murphy, John Glennon, Tracey Murphy , Robert Kellaghan right up to the 31st of March 2016.
The membership rates are as follows:
Player (including insurance) – €50
Family (2 adults and all children) – €50
Single Adult – €25
Student Player – €20
Juvenile – €20
There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 14th of December for a Jackpot of €15,000. The numbers drawn were 3 13 24 29. The club would like to thank all those who supported the draw and thanks to Killeen’s for the use of their premises and for their help and cooperation. The following matched three numbers and received €200
The Rhode GAA Lotto is the main source of income the club has and now you can play online though our website. The good news is when you play the lotto online you are entitled to free draws, for example pay for seven draws receive the eighth one free, pay for fourteen draws receive two free and so on. In other words, the more you play the more free draws you are entitled to!!
Get well wishes are extended to all of the people of the parish who are ill or hospitalised at the moment especially Liam Swaine.
Sympathy is extended to the Egan family of Multyfarnham Co. Westmeath and Doon (Offaly) on the death of John Egan who was interred to rock cemetery Multyfarnham Wednesday of last week. The deceased had a lengthy playing career with native Doon and Offaly lining out for his county from 1957 to 1970 a total of 99 times. 87 of those were at left full back along along side the Iron man himself Paddy McCormack and late Greg Hughes. Johnny was due to be entered into the Offaly GAA Hall of fame. in January , May He Rest In Peace
Thank You and Happy Holidays
Rhode GAA would like to thank all our Members, Supporters and friends for supporting the club throughout 2015 and we wish you and yours a very happy Christmas and wonderful 2016 !!