Eagles Hallowe’en party

The Eagles Special Olympics Club put their training on hold last week to have a night’s fun and dancing at their Halloween Hooley in Primate Dixon Primary School.

The athletes were joined by Volunteers and family members for what proved to be a good nights fun.

All sorts of costumes appeared on the night with the range stretching from witches and ghosts to batman, bat girl, cowboys, police, pirates, geeks, the Flintstones and even the Bishop showed up.

The music was supplied by Mini Mouse and there was a large selection of goodies and treats for all to enjoy courtesy of Springisland and The Jet in Coalisland plus Vivo and the Spar in Stewartstown.

Thanks also to Carmel and Annie for preparing all the treats.

Thanks as always goes to the Volunteers who all got into the spirit of the occasion and donned their best costumes too.

Prize winners on the night were Barry Cunniffee as Ronald McDonald the Clown who won best dressed and best dancer went to the Shuffling Michael Henshall.

The athletes were also treated to a visit from some very special guests including Sesame Streets Big Bird, The Honey Monster and Shrek who danced with the kids before leading the train around the floor, bringing smiles and excitement. Thanks to Noel, Aaron and guys were behind the sponsorship the event.

This Friday the club have another big night were we need your support at the Eagles Special Olympics Quiz Night, the quiz is at O’Neill’s Bar and Lounge and gets underway at 9pm sharp so please do try and attend.

There is no training this Thursday due to holidays but will return on Thursday November 8th.