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Social: Seasons greetings from the Social Committee!

Seasons greetings from the Mount Pleasant LTC Social Committee!

We have a lot to look forward to in Mount Pleasant LTC from now until Christmas.

1. Christmas Party - Dec 11th
2. December 505 - Dec 17th (refixed due to snow in the week of Dec 3rd)
3. Christmas Singalong - Dec 22nd
4. Mulled Wine & Minced pies night - Dec 17th (date to be reconfirmed)
5. Friday Night Tennis

See all the details below...

1. Mount Pleasant LTC Christmas Party - Sat Dec 11th
Mount Pleasant LTC's Christmas Party in the Hampton Hotel and Vanilla Nightclub on Saturday December 11th promises to be fantastic!

Tickets are amazing value at €20 and are selling out fast! Buy them from the Mount Pleasant LTC bar or from members of the Social Committee for you and your friends.

Phone Anne on 086-8601353 or Ray on 086-2488260 (preferably by Tuesday December 7th) to confirm your ticket if you cannot make it to the club to buy one.

On the night, you will be welcomed to our function room with a glass of mulled wine.

There will be music and dancing and we have half-price entry to the new Vanilla night club afterwards - we will also raffle 15 free entrances to Vanilla on the night.

Get there early! The X-Factor final will be shown. Food will be served at 9pm.

There will be plenty of food which includes fancy canapés and filling finger food - no need to have your dinner in advance!

Canapés include:

  • medium rare fillet of beef on toasted brioche with horseradish cream
  • smoked salmon and creme fraiche blinis
  • mini burgers in a sesame bun with a sweet pickle confit duck cakes
  • hot tiger prawns in crispy filo with a mango and lime dip
  • bruschetta of tomato and pesto, sprinkled with parmesan
  • oriental vegetable spring rolls with chilli syrup
  • mozzarella skewers with sun-dried tomatoes, black olives and fresh basil
  • stilton and red onion marmalade tartlet

Finger food platters:

  • chicken goujons with a garlic mayonnaise dip
  • chicken wings with a sweet chilli dip
  • king prawns in filo with an oyster dip
  • spicy wedges with chilli bolognaise
  • cocktail sausages with a whole grain mustard and honey glaze
  • chips

See you at the Hampton on Saturday December 11th!

2. Mount Pleasant LTC December 505 - Fri Dec 17th - refixed due to snow
The December 505 is on Friday December 17th (instead of the 3rd - due to snow) with an amazing rollover prize of €2,150 Money mouthand a further €2,050 in prizes up for grabs!

Rollover prize: €2,150. Main 505 prizes: €400, €300, €250 and €150. Attendance prizes: 1 x €250 and 7x €100.

Don't miss it!

3. Christmas Singalong Dec 22nd

Mount Pleasant's Christmas piano singalong is always a lovely festive night!

4. Mulled Wine & Minced Pies night (date to be confirmed due to refixed 505)

Friday December 17th. This will coincide with our Friday night tennis American Tournament but all club members are welcome to come and enjoy the evening whether or not they are playing tennis.

5. Friday Night Tennis
Our Friday night American Tournaments continue. We will have some tennis and a bite to eat afterwards on most Friday nights - either Aidan's nibbles, Pizza, Chinese or fish and chips. On Friday Dec 17th we will have a Mulled Wine & Minced Pies night! Again, we will run an end-of-season finale in March or April where your regular Friday night attendance will be rewarded with a social night and an attendance prize draw - details to be confirmed in due course.

As always check the Mount Pleasant LTC website for details of all our events.

The Social Committee