Greystones notes October 6

Greystones

You can now listen to the Greystones Calendar on Garden County Radio !!
Programme is called All About Greystones.
Saturday mornings at 10, Sunday, 9 in the morning and 9 in the evening.
Listen to Garden County Radio on any WiFi connected device … worldwide !!
Hear Here at www.GardenCountyRadio.ie or download the app from TunedIn.
It’s easy and it’s fun.

GARDEN COUNTY RADIO AND HOT SPOT MUSIC CLUB JOIN FORCES
John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio is now indoors for the winter.
Sunday afternoons at the Hot Spot Music Club over the Beach House, 3 to 6.
Hot Spot Music Club Jam Sessions begin at 4 and continue until … !!

Live music and chat, promoting and developing existing music acts.
Are you interested in taking part, launching an album, looking for old fashioned PR?
Contact [email protected]

Sunday afternoons in Greystones will never be the same again !!
Have a walk around the harbour, eat at one of our fabulous restaurants.
Then join the crowd at the Hot Spot Music Club Jam Session !!

GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT
TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY SUPER DRAW
Greystones Cancer Support marks 20 years of community cancer support.
Tickets on sale at SuperValu Charlesland next week end, in local shops and at GCS.

Here are the wonderful prizes …

€1,000 SuperValu Shopping Spree
iPad Mini from Willie Doyle
€100 Voucher from the fabulous Brooke & Shoals
Dinner Bed & Breakfast for Two from the Glenview Hotel
Fourball from Charlesland Golf Club
Beautiful Greystones Photograph from Fire Fighter Brian Galligan.
Exquisite Hand Crafted Irish Knit Coat from Shuttle Knit

Help !! Greystones Cancer Support needs help selling Super Draw tickets !!
Can you do a two hour rota in a local supermarket ??
The Group can’t sell their tickets without you. Please give them a hand.
Please ring 2871601 or email [email protected]

FREE HOME INSULATION
If you are a homeowner living in Co. Wicklow on a low income, you may qualify to get your home insulated free.

To qualify for the scheme, you must be an owner occupier and in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance for more than six months with a child aged under seven, Fuel Allowance or Family Income Supplement.

Further information available from the Warmer Homes Team, 2866080.

TEXT ALERTS FROM AN GARDA SIOCHANA
An Garda Siochana have sent out text alerts regarding thefts from garden sheds and from motor vehicles.

Garden tools are being stolen.
Please ensure that your garden tools are locked up.
Please ensure that your garden shed is secure.

Thefts from motor vehicles have increased slightly.
Please lock your vehicle whenever you are away from it, especially at night.

HAIR TODAY AND GONE TOMORROW FOR GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT !!
Once again Robert Fortune will shave his head for this worthy cause.
Linda Norman has now joined Rob … very brave !!
Donations may be made at iDonate.
Come along on the night to see all the fun !!
Thursday, 13 November, 2014 at Mrs. Robinson’s.

ROADWORKS AT KILLINCARRIG CROSS ROADS
Roadworks at Killincarrig Cross Roads are expected to be completed by end of October.
The roundabouts are being re-designed to make them more pedestrian + cycle friendly.
They will also help to reduce traffic speeds passing through the roundabouts.

Greystones Active Retirement: Kilian House Family Centre
www.greystonesara.com

Outings + Meetings
Bookings for all events:
Tuesdays, Kilian House Family Centre, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Whist every Wednesday evening 8:00 p.m.

Spanish Classes for Beginners
12 place available. Please put your name down early.

GARA Art Classes on Monday afternoons
Some places still available.

Keep Fit Classes Have Recommenced

Tea Dance 11 October
Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy;
2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tickets are €7.50 each.
Music by Liam Garrett.

The King & I: Rathmines & Rathgar Musical Society 15 November
National Concert Hall Matinee.
Cost is €33. Please book early.

7 October 2014
Presbyterian Church Soup & Sandwiches
Presbyterian Hall, Trafalgar Road; 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Come along for a very warm welcome + superb fresh food.
Meet old friends, make new friends, have a chat.
Donations in aid of charities.

8 October 2014
DAG:T Disability Action Greystones: Together
Shoreline Leisure Centre; 7:30 p.m.

Meeting to help further Greystones’ ambition to become a Gold Star Town.
All welcome to help with this wonderful initiative.
Please feel free to come along.

DAG:T is a local group in Greystones working towards building an inclusive community by increasing accessibility to all that Greystones has to offer.

Delgany & District Horticultural Society Fruit Show and Lecture
St. Patrick’s Worship and Recreation Centre, Church Road.

Out of Fashion Shrubs with Desmond Carton, Head Gardener, Avoca Handweavers

Fruit Show, 7:00 p.m.; Lecture, 8:00 p.m.
All welcome !!

Greystones fruit show and lecture

Greystones fruit show and lecture

10 October 2014

Greystones Lawn Tennis Club Fashion & Fun Show

Greystones Lawn Tennis Club,  Mill Road.

Drinks reception, 7:00 p.m.  Fashion Show, 7:30 p.m.

 

Local shops taking part include:

Escape,  Shadore,  Juju,  Garden of Unicorn,  Pretty Woman,  Vintage La Touche,

Fishers of Newtownmountkennedy,  Ashanti Gold and Cats Pyjamas.  Teen wear

supplied by Next of Dundrum.

 

Greystones Tennis Club Troup,  called The Thrillers,  will perform an exclusive once-off performance.

 

Full details and a welcome offer to model from Marie,  087 0501937 or

[email protected].

 

Tickets are €20,  available from any participating shops and the club office.

 

This is the famous Greystones Lawn Tennis Club Fashion Show.

This Fashion Show has a fabulous reputation and is a night not to be missed .

A great night is in store for all.

Dance and music will be incorporated into the show.

 

10,11, 12 October 2014

Greystones Cancer Support Twentieth Anniversary Super Draw Tickets on Sale

Tickets on sale this week end at SuperValu Charlesland.

Super prizes,  please be generous + show you care for those in our community.

Twenty years of community cancer care.

 

11 October 2014

Greystones Active Retirement Tea Dance                                                                   

Parkview Hotel,  Newtownmountkennedy;

2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Tickets are €7.50 each.

Music by Liam Garrett.

 

St. Patrick’s Parish Annual Autumn Fair

St. Patrick’s National School,  Church Road;  12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Wonderful stalls including cakes,  country produce,  near new,  clothes,  books,  BBQ and refreshments,  children’s games,  face painting,  pony rides and much much more !!

 

Super Raffle on the day with many wonderful prizes including 3 prizes of €500 each !!

Admission free for children.

 

Proceeds to St. Catherine’s School Newcastle,  refugees in Iraq + Syria and Church Funds.

All welcome,  come and join in for a great day out !!

Details from Claire Evans,  086 1500125.

 

Dance Through the Ages Workshop

Santina Spitfire & Lady Venray will dance you from the 20s to the 50s.

Including the Charleston Stomp,  Black Bottom and Swing.

 

Workshop begins 6:45 p.m.;  Fee per person €10.00.

Please book in advance as places are limited !!

 

Cash Tickets may be purchased at Vintage La Touche at The Bridge on La Touche Place.

www.thehotspot.ie[email protected];  087 2917519

 

Hot Spot Music Club

50s Rockabilly Swing Dance

Hot Spot Music Club is now located at superb new venue.

Above the Beach House,  Greystones Harbour.

 

North American continent’s deepest musical roots,  with a fifties and sixties cultural edge that embraced the musical and social rockabilly phenomenon and its basic roots: 

Rock ‘n Roll,  Hillbilly music,  Swing and Blues. 

 

Doors open,  8:30 p.m.;  Show begins, 9:00 p.m.

Tickets,  Pre Pay, €8.00;  Door, €10.00.

 

Cash Tickets may be purchased at Vintage La Touche at The Bridge on La Touche Place.

www.thehotspot.ie[email protected];  087 2917519

 

John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio is now indoors for the winter.

Sunday afternoons at the Hot Spot Music Club over the Beach House,  3 to 6.

Hot Spot Music Club Jam Sessions begin at 4 and continue until …

 

16, 17 and 18 October 2014

Greystones Cancer Support Twentieth Anniversary Super Draw Tickets on Sale

Tickets on sale this week end at Tesco Greystones.

Super prizes,  please be generous + show you care for those in our community.

Twenty years of community cancer care.

 

19 October 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

Eric Taylor:  American Singer,  Songwriter and Storyteller

Hot Spot Music Club is now located at superb new venue.

Above the Beach House,  Greystones Harbour.

 

From Texas,  Eric Taylor is known for his anecdotal songs which often take the form of short stories.  In addition to Taylor’s seven solo releases,  his songs have been recorded by Nanci Griffith,  Lyle Lovett and many others.

 

Doors open,  7:00 p.m.  Show Time,  8 p.m.

Tickets €10.00.

 

Cash Tickets may be purchased at Vintage La Touche at The Bridge on La Touche Place.

www.thehotspot.ie[email protected];  087 2917519

 

John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio goes indoors for the winter.

Sunday afternoons at the Hot Spot Music Club over the Beach House,  3 to 6.

Hot Spot Music Club Jam Sessions begin at 4 and continue until …

 

21 October 2014

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

St. Patrick’s Worship + Reconciliation Centre;  12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Please come along.

Wonderful home made food,  good company,  good cheer,  good welcome.

Suggested donation of €5.00 in aid of charity.

 

23, 24 and 25 October 2014

Greystones Cancer Support Twentieth Anniversary Super Draw Tickets on Sale

Tickets on sale this week end:

SuperValu                Greystones

Dunnes Stores                   Newtownmountkennedy

 

Super prizes,  please be generous + show you care for those in our community.

Twenty years of community cancer care.

 

25 October 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

The Joni Mitchell Project

Edel Meade & Dick Farrelly

Superb new venue:  above the Beach House,  Greystones Harbour.

 

Doors open,  8:00 p.m.  Show Time,  9 p.m.

Pre Pay,  €8.00;  Door, €10.00.

 

Cash Tickets may be purchased at Vintage La Touche at The Bridge on La Touche Place.

Also at Sunday Jam Sessions from 4:00 p.m.

www.thehotspot.ie[email protected];  087 2917519

 

John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio is now indoors for the winter.

Sunday afternoons at the Hot Spot Music Club over the Beach House,  3 to 6.

Hot Spot Music Club Jam Sessions begin at 4 and continue until …

 

28 October 2014

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

Civic Offices,  Mill Road;  7:30 p.m.

You can follow GMD on Facebook !!

 

29 October 2014

Holy Rosary Church Soup & Sandwiches

Kilian House Family Centre;  12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Everyone is welcome to come along for delicious home made food and a chat.

Suggested donation is €5.00 which is given to local charities.

 

Greystones Cancer Support Men’s Evening

La Touche Place;  8:00 p.m.

 

This meeting is for men who have or who have had cancer and for those men who have family or friends who have had cancer. 

 

There will no Men’s Evening in August.

Details from 2871601,  Facebook and [email protected]

 

Greystones Cancer Support offers guidance,  encouragement and support to cancer patients,  their families and their friends.

 

Can we help you or someone you know ??

 

4 November 2014

Presbyterian Church Soup & Sandwiches

Presbyterian Hall,  Trafalgar Road;  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Come along for a very warm welcome + superb fresh food.

Meet old friends,  make new friends,  have a chat.

Donations in aid of charities.

 

4, 5, 6 November 2014

Sugarloaf Lions Club Winter Outing to Waterford

Staying at the four star Fitzwilton Hotel,  close to shopping area.

Cost is €145 per person sharing.

Evening entertainment,  day trip and Meet the Locals afternoon.

Details from Damian Kiernan,  086 4023151

 

6 November 2014

Greystones Cancer Support Twentieth Anniversary Super Draw

Summerville’s of Greystones;  7:00 p.m.

 

7 and 8 November 2014

Creation Station

Nazarene Church,  Mill Road;  turn in behind Greystones Lawn Tennis Club

          Friday             6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

          Saturday        10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Wide range of crafters and hot food stalls.

Lots of fabulous stallholders and innovative crafts.

Creation Station now has a deserved reputation for one of the finest local craft fairs.

Proceeds to Greystones Cancer Support.

 

13 November 2014

HAIR TODAY AND GONE TOMORROW FOR GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT !!

Mrs. Robinson’s,  Church Road,  Greystones.

 

Once again Robert Fortune will shave his head for this worthy cause.

Donations may be made at iDonate.

Come along and join in all the fun !!

 

15 November 2014

Greystones Active Retirement Association

Trip to The King & I:  Rathmines & Rathgar Musical Society

 

18 November 2014

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

St. Patrick’s Worship + Reconciliation Centre;  12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Please come along.

Wonderful home made food,  good company,  good cheer,  good welcome.

Suggested donation of €5.00 in aid of charity.

 

21 November 2014

La Touche Wines Christmas Wine Fair

 

26 November 2014

Holy Rosary Church Soup & Sandwiches

Kilian House Family Centre;  12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Everyone is welcome to come along for delicious home made food and a chat.

Suggested donation is €5.00 which is given to local charities.

 

28 and 29 November 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

1920s Prohibition Christmas Party Week End

Above the Beach House,  Greystones Harbour.

 

Christmas Party perfect for small work groups,  friends & family gatherings.

Book now !!  Group Discounts & Early Bird Discount Bookings.

Bootleg Liquor.  Casino.  Live 20s Band.  Charleston Dancing.  Gangsters & Molls.

 

Cash Tickets may be purchased at Vintage La Touche at The Bridge on La Touche Place.

Also at Sunday Jam Sessions from 4:00 p.m.

www.thehotspot.ie[email protected];  087 2917519

 

John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio is now indoors for the winter.

Sunday afternoons at the Hot Spot Music Club over the Beach House,  3 to 6.

Hot Spot Music Club Jam Sessions begin at 4 and continue until …

 

2 December 2014

Presbyterian Church Soup & Sandwiches

Presbyterian Hall,  Trafalgar Road;  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Come along for a very warm welcome + superb fresh food.

Meet old friends,  make new friends,  have a chat.

Donations in aid of charities.

 

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