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Off the Field LGAA to honor Duffy

February 16, 2011

By Staff Reporter

Eamonn Duffy, the Ballaghadereen, Co. Mayo native and former president of the New York Ladies GAA, will be the guest of honor at the LGAA’s eighth annual dinner dance will be held Friday, Nov. 26, beginning at 8 p.m. at Lake Isle Country Club, 666 White Plains Rd., Eastchester.

Music by Summer Breeze. Tickets are $65. For details, call dance chairperson Rosie O’Reilly at (718) 325-8715.

N.Y. Monaghan Convention

The Monaghan Football Club of New York will hold its annual convention on Sunday, Nov. 21, at Cranberries on Grand Avenue in Queens. Details, Seamus Dooley at (914) 963-3825.

GAA to honor Dooley

Seamus Dooley will be the guest of honor at the New York GAA’s annual banquet, which will be held Feb. 12 at the Astoria Manor in Queens. The dance chairman is John Moore. For details, call him at (516) 746-6300.

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Cavan to honor Denneny

The Cavan Football Club of New York has chosen Vincent Denneny as their

guest of honor for their 31st Annual Dinner Dance on Saturday, Dec. 4, at the Astoria Manor. Denneny, a native of Ballymahugh, Co. Cavan, immigrated to New York in 1978 and lives in Yonkers with his wife, Brenda, and three sons Brian, Shane and Conor. The club will also honor Dessie O’Reilly (Senior Player of the Year), Sean Lennon (Junior Player of the Year) and Justine Clifford (Ladies Player of the Year). Tickets to the dance are $75. Details, Dance Chairperson Tom Cahill at (718) 994-4257. Ads in Souvenir Journal are $100 and $60. Contact Journal Chairperson Patricia Sheridan at (718) 543-7726 or fax (718) 543-8606.

Seeking Golfers

The Tri-County Golf Club in Northern New Jersey is seeking new members for the 1999 season. Details, Mike McCormack at (973) 643-3984 or evenings at (201) 997-8914.

Mayo Trip

The Mayo-New York Football Club is organizing a trip to Ireland in July 2000. Anyone interested in joining should call Pat Gavin at (914) 237-9372.

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