Enrolment forms for Scoil Naisiunta Naomh Eoin, Killenard, available from Tuesday, January 7.

Goal Mile

Create a family memory attend a GOAL mile event. GOAL mile starts at 11.00am – Finishes 11.30 on Christmas Day Portarlington GAA CLUB – Run, Walk or Jog while the turkey cooks. No registration required. Donate at Gate. Just turn up. Contact 087 130 2899


Pilgrimage to Fatima June, spiritual director Fr Jimmy O’Reilly, also taking part Tom O’Reilly from Clonaslee for further details phone Maura 057 86 61601 mobile 0863344722. €150 discount if paid by Dec 13. €100 if paid by February 3.


The Chairman Martin Crowley welcomed the large attendance to the Emo GAA AGM. He spoke of official opening of the new pitch, being back up in the senior championship. A big thank you to all who raised and contributed money for new facilities. The club also thanked all who were involved in our first ever Emo Gaa football summer camp. The management of all teams were thanked. Membership is now opened for 2014 at a cost of €10. Registration evening on Friday, January 17. Votes of sympathy were a passed.

Officers elected for 2014: Chairman Pat Brophy; Vice Chair Paul Lawlor; Secretary Donna Booth; Assistant Secretary Mick Kirwan; Joint Treasurers Deirdre Lawlor Pat Gorman; President Eamon O Connell; Delgate to County Board Gabriel Lawlor; PRO Deirdre Lawlor; Child Officer Mick Kirwan. Field Committee John Strong John Booth

Emo GAA wishes its members a Happy Christmas and a Peaceful new year.