Greystones notes October 20

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Welcome to the Greystones Weekly Calendar of Local Events   

 

Have a look at forthcoming Greystones events outlined below.

Mark your diaries for those that interest you !!

Keep in touch with what is going on.

Straight to your Inbox each week.

 

Please forward notices to Kathleen Kelleher,  2875327/087 2845465,

[email protected]

 

Please feel free to forward Calendar to family and friends or add to your Facebook page.

 

continuing to 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.

 

continuing to 18 and 19 October 2014

Greystones Camera Club Third Annual Photographic Exhibition 2014

Hillside Evangelical Church Hall,  Hillside Road;  Entry is free.

 

          Saturday        10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

          Sunday                     2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

All welcome to come along and view some fantastic photos taken by Members.

Greystones Camera Club has a membership of 100.

Membership includes both male and female members of various ages and nationalities.

This is a superb annual exhibition,  not to be missed !!

 

19 October 2014

Hot Spot Music Club Sunday Jam Session

with Garden County Radio John Power’s Live Lounge

Over the Beach House at Greystones Harbour,  3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Today’s Sunday Jam session begins at 4:00 p.m. and continues until …..

 

This week’s Jam Session features local bluegrass band,  HueGrass, and friends.

Special guests include The Eskies,  who have a new single coming out 24 October.

New single is called “Jesus Don’t Save Me”.

The Eskies will be singing a few songs and having a chat with GCR host,  John Power.

A great way to spend Sunday afternoon !!

 

Hot Spot Music Club

Eric Taylor:  American Singer,  Songwriter and Storyteller

Hot Spot Music Club now located at superb 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.

 

22 October 2014

Three Trout Bridge Club Charity Morning in Aid of Laura Lynne Hospice

Greystones Bridge Club,  Victoria Road.

Entry fee,  €10.

Please come along.  All in aid of a good cause.

 

23 October 2014

Team Hope Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

Information Display

Tesco Greystones;  9:30m a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Every year,  Team Hope sends out filled shoe boxes to needy children.

The boxes are filled with age appropriate and gender appropriate small gifts.

The shoe boxes go worldwide.

Last year,  3,700 shoe boxes were sent to Lesotho.

This year,  the boxes will once again be sent to Africa.

Since the beginning of the project,  three million shoe boxes have been sent abroad.

Can you help this year ?

Come along next Thursday and collect a wrapped shoe box.

Fill the box with special items for children.

And return to Team Hope.

You can also make a donation if you are unable to fill a box.

The boxes will be packed and readied for delivery the first two weeks in November.

Full details from Marian Hughes,  087 8888646[email protected].

Help send Christmas greetings from Ireland to children overseas.

 

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.

 

23 October 2014

Greystones Active Retirement Association Annual General Meeting                   

Kilian House Family Centre;  2:30 p.m.

 

Get your Nomination Forms in !!

Committee Members are very much needed.

 

25 October 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

Billies’ Blues: Celebration of Billie Holiday with the Edel Meade Jazz Trio

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Holiday was the first popular jazz singer to move audiences with the intense,  personal feeling of classic blues.  Shechanged the art of American pop vocals forever.

 

Doors open,  8:00 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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 …

 

Winter Time Begins Tonight

Put clocks back one hour.

 

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 ??

 

31 October 2014

Halloween

 

Hot Spot Music Club

Bigger Lebowski 60s & 70s Disco

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 November 2014

Blessing of the Graves Redford Cemetery

3:00 p.m.

 

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.

 

La Touche Wines Dinner

Bochelli’s Restaurant;  7:45 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 unique and innovative craft items.

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.

 

8 November 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

UFO vs Jimi Hendrix – Electric Lady Land

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 …

 

Softly March Away:  Greystones and the Great War

A Special Remembrance Evening.

St. Patrick’s Church;  8:00 p.m.

 

Names of 22 men are on the First World War Memorial tablet inside St. Patrick’s Church.

Who were they?

Where did they live and how did they die?

 

Come and hear their stories.

Written and presented by Irish Times journalist,  Peter Murtagh.

Musical accompaniment by mezzo soprano,  Dara MacMahan,  baritone Rory Musgrave and pianist Svetlana Rudenko.

 

Tickets,  €10 each from St. Patrick’s Parish Office.

Also Mrs. Mooney’s Shop and Greystones Antiques, beside Greystones Railway Station.

And on the door on the night,  if still available.

An excellent evening and a night to look forward to.

 

12 November 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.

 

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 !!

 

14 November 2014

Hot Spot Music Club:  Scullion

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 …

 

15 November 2014

Greystones Active Retirement Association

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

 

16 November 2014

Greystones Educate Together National School Craft Fair

Educate Together National School,  Blacklion,  Greystones.

11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Fabulous range of crafts and stalls.

 

Hot Spot Music Club:  Proteus

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 …

 

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.

 

20 November 2014

Greystones Cancer Support Public Talk

Learning to Cope with Cancer Related Stress

with Deirdre McKiernan

Shoreline Leisure Centre;  7:30 p.m.

 

Stress is a natural response to a cancer diagnosis.

Research tells us that over half of all cancer patients suffer moderate to severe stress.

 

In this very special public talk,  you will learn:

 

          More about the impact a cancer diagnosis can have on your life

          Provide practical hints and tips on how to cope with cancer related stress

 

Deirdre McKiernan is from Greystones.

She has worked as a Counselling Psychologist for a number of years at SVUH.

She runs a private practice at Oscailt Integrative Health Centre.

She has a background in adult mental health and disability.

She works closely with cancer patients dealing with chronic pain,  terminal illness,  loss/bereavement.

Deirdre also teaches in DCU,  UCD and TCD.

 

All welcome to come along to this most interesting evening:

cancer patients,  their families and their friends.

 

There will an opportunity for questions and for individual discussion.

A warm welcome to all.  Tea and coffee will be available.

 

Hot Spot Music Club

Girls for Gaza

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 November 2014

La Touche Wines Christmas Wine Fair

In aid of Greystones Cancer Support and Wicklow Hospice Foundation

Greystones Rugby Club;  4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Tickets now on sale,  €15.00.                                             

 

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

St. David’s Secondary School Seventh Annual Craft Fair

St. David’s Secondary School,  Seafront,  Greystones.

11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

          Ceramics       Artwork         Handmade Cards      Photography

          Jewellery        Books           Toys                      Knitwear

          Nail Bar         Cosmetics      Christmas Décor       Arts & Crafts

          Antiques        Wreaths        Homebaked Goods    Table Décor

          Accessories

 

          Raffle            Santa’s Grotto          Music            Refreshments

 

Over 90 stalls.

Admission €3;  children free accompanied by adults.

 

St. David’s Craft Fair has gone from strength to strength.

This year’s event has a diverse range of wonderful craft stalls.

Why not come and see for yourself !!

 

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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.

 

4 December 2014

La Touche Wines Christmas Wine Dinner

Bochelli’s Restaurant;  7:45 p.m.

 

5 December 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

Tir na nOg:  Sonny Condell & Leo O’Kelly

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

 

Don’t miss John Power’s Live Lounge from Garden County Radio.

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 …

 

13 December 2014

Hot Spot Music Club

Aja … The Greatest Steely Dan Tribute Band !!

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

Why not listen to the Greystones Calendar on Garden County Radio !!

Programme is called All About Greystones.

All the Greystones news and lots of your favourite music.

 

Saturday mornings at 10,  Sunday,  Sunday Edition,  9 am,  Late Edition,  9 pm.

Listen to Garden County Radio on any WiFi connected device … worldwide !!

Hear Here at www.GardenCountyRadio.ie or download the app from TuneIn.

It’s easy and it’s fun.

 

GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT

TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY SUPER DRAW

Greystones Cancer Support marks 20 years of community cancer support.

Tickets on sale at Tesco Greystones this week end,  in local shops and at GCS.

Tickets on sale at SuperValu Greystones and Dunnes Stores Newtown next week end.

 

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].

 

HOLY ROSARY PARISH SCHOOL ENROLMENT FOR JUNIOR INFANTS 2015

  1. BRIGID’S NATIONAL SCHOOL
  2. KEVIN’S NATIONAL SCHOOL
  3. LAURENCE’S NATIONAL SCHOOL

3 to 14 November, 2014 inclusive.

 

Application forms available from all three schools.

Original birth certificate and baptismal certificate,  if applicable,  child’s PPS number and

two original bills are required for application.

 

GAELSCOIL na gGLOCH LIATH Clárúchán do Naíonáin Bheaga 2015

3 go 14 Samhain, 2014.

Beidh foirmeacha ar fáil in oifig na scoile.

Breis eolais ó [email protected]  

 

Enrolment for Junior Infants 2015 will take place from 3 to 14 November, 2014.

Enrolment forms will be available from the school office.

 

HAIR TODAY AND GONE TOMORROW FOR GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT !!

Once again Robert Fortune will wax his hairy bits for this worthy cause.

Linda Norman has now joined Rob and she will shave her beautiful hair … 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.

 

 

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

 

 

Bookworms:  New Comedy by Bernard Farrell                                    22 October

Delgany Golf Club;  7:45 p.m.

Special offer of €5.00 to GARA members.

Limited number of special offer tickets available.

 

Annual General Meeting                                                                23 October

Kilian House Family Centre;  2:30 p.m.

Get your Nomination Forms in !!

Committee Members are very much needed.

 

The King & I:  Rathmines & Rathgar Musical Society                        15 November

National Concert Hall Matinee.

Cost is €33.  Please book early.

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