Ladies field hockey in Glasnevin, Dublin.

There are lots of exciting and festive events happening over the next few weeks in Botanic. The countdown is officially on to the end of this half of the season and to the Christmas holidays.

Sunday 1st December – Car Boot Sale with bring and bake your own treats for the cake stall.

Wednesday 11th December – last training session before the Christmas break and it’s an extra special festive fitness session for all! More details will be revealed over the coming weeks.

Saturday 14th December – last matches this side of the season.

Sunday 15th December – The Juniors finish up on this date with a special visit from the man himself, Mr Santa Claus. All welcome, old and young; it’s always an extra special hockey morning with a great atmosphere at it.

Wednesday 18th December – Botanic Annual Christmas Raffle is taking place in the Tolka House pub in Glasnevin. Get your Christmas jumpers and Santa hats ready for this Christmassy club event! As always there will be lots of lovely hampers to win on the night.