Greystones notes January 26

Greystones

Garden County Radio !!

All About Greystones.

Written and presented by former Councillor and Greystones Mayor,  Kathleen Kelleher.

All the Greystones news,  interviews, items of special interest plus your favourite music.

 

Saturday                 10 am

Sunday                             Sunday Edition,  9 am,  Late Edition,  9 pm.

 

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

Let those living abroad know that they can keep up with Greystones events.

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

Why not show a friend how to listen ??  It’s easy and it’s fun.

 

You can now watch Greystones news video clips on You Tube/Garden County Radio !!

 

Greystones Active Retirement:  Kilian House Family Centre

www.greystonesara.com

 

Outings + Meetings

Membership Payments and 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.

 

Membership is now due !!

 

Art History Classes                                                            commencing late January

with Avril Price Gallagher

Series of three lectures.

Cost is €3.50 per lecture,  to include tea.

Details from 2876805.

 

Computer Classes

Names now being taken for 27 February 2015.

St. David’s Secondary School,  1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Five week course.  Places limited.

Details with Pat Riordan,  086 6084946.

 

Qi Gong and Taoist Meditation – 6 week course – Feel full of VITALITY and reduce stress NOW! 
In this 6 week course with Máire Ní G (Healing Tao Ireland) you’ll learn effective Taoist meditations and grounding postures of Qi Gong/Chi Kung to counteract the stresses of daily life. Deepen your mind-body-spirit connection and learn to transform negative emotions into positive virtues. Give yourself a positive start to the year!
 
Dates: Starting Tues 3rd Feb until 10th March
Time: 7.30pm to 9pm
Price: €75
Venue: Le Chéile Healing, No. 10 Rockingham Centre, Newcastle, Wicklow

For more info and to book your place, respond via Facebook (Healing Tao Ireland) or contact 086 3612102 or email [email protected].

Not sure what it’s all about? No worries, join the first class on Tues Feb 3rd as drop-in and decide afterwards if you’d like to do the course in full. No pressure, no stress. Ever!

 

Monthly Get Together                                            30 January 2015

Kilian House Family Centre

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Speaker: Deirdre Burns, Arts & Heritage Officer, Wicklow County Council

Delgany Thursday Club                                         5 February 2015

Old Schoolhouse,  Delgany;  2;30 p.m.

Come along for tea and a chat !!

Why not bring a friend !!

 

WICKLOW-WURZBURG PARTNERSHIP

VISIT TO WURZBURG:  6 TO 10 MAY 2015

All welcome to join the partnership for a visit to Wurzburg.

Celebrate the signing of the partnership agreement in 2000.

The German visitors will be coming to Wicklow in April.

This trip is part of the ongoing partnership between Wicklow and Wurzburg.

It is an excellent opportunity to share experiences with our partners.

Not to be missed !!

Full details from George Jones,  2875678 or [email protected].

 

AWARENESS RIBBON DAY FOR WORLD CANCER DAY:  4 FEBRUARY

Sponsored by The Caroline Foundation which supports cancer research.

You can help by wearing a ribbon !!

Full details below.

27 January 2015

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

Civic Offices,  Mill Road;  7:30 p.m.

You can follow GMD on Facebook !!

 

28 January 2015

Greystones Cancer Support Cancer Carers Meeting

La Touche Place;  3:15 p.m.

 

Special meeting for those looking after a cancer patient.

Cancer Carers are very special people.

They play an important role in the life of a cancer patient.

Meeting will be facilitated by The Carers Association.

All Cancer Carers welcome.

 

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. 

 

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 ??

 

Holy Rosary Soup & Sandwiches

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

 

Meet your friends for delicious home-made soup and sandwiches.

Followed by tea/coffee and cake.

 

Suggested donation,  €5.00.

All proceeds go to local charities.

Everyone is most welcome for good food and a friendly chat.

 

29 January 2015

Used Clothing Collection in Aid of Fr. Nicholas Maanzo

St. Patrick’s Kitui Kenya

Holy Rosary Church Car Park;  9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Please help !!

 

Greystones Toastmasters Open Night

Glenview Hotel;  8:00 p.m.

 

Toastmasters in an international speaking club.

You will learn leadership + speaking skills in a friendly environment.

 

Come along to the Open Night to see how Greystones Toastmasters meetings work.

Observe some of the speakers in action + see for yourself.

Opportunity to chat to Members during the coffee break.

 

Please feel free to bring a friend.

There is no obligation to join.

 

Win a spot prize !!

When you register at the door,  you will be entered for a prize at the coffee break.

Greystones Toastmasters look forward to seeing you.

 

Greystones Active Retirement Association Monthly Get Together                       

Kilian House Family Centre

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Speaker: Deirdre Burns, Arts & Heritage Officer, Wicklow County Council

3 February 2015

Soup and Sandwiches at Presbyterian Hall

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

Donation €5.00.

Great food and a warm welcome.

Come along for the chat !!

 

4 February 2015

Caroline Foundation Awareness Ribbon Day

Marking World Cancer Day

Members of schools,  colleges and universities are asked to help.

Make your own ribbon … any colour.

Wear it today … in any way you wish.

Donate €2.00.

Full details from [email protected]

 

The Caroline Foundation was established in memory of local Greystones teacher.

Caroline O’Dwyer Hickey suffered from breast cancer,  at a young age.

TCF helps research to prevent occurrence of this disease thereby helping others.

 

9 February 2015

La Touche Wine Course

La Touche Wines,  La Touche Place;  7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

The famous wine courses are back !!

Conducted by lecturer,  Mr. Paul Coleman.

Tonight’s course features Bordeaux in France.

Cost is €30 for the evening + includes some of the best wines of the area.

Places limited,  please book early,  2873826 or [email protected].

 

16 February 2015

La Touche Wine Course

La Touche Wines,  La Touche Place;  7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

The famous wine courses are back !!

Conducted by lecturer,  Mr. Paul Coleman.

Tonight’s course features Tuscany and Piedmonte in Italy.

Cost is €30 for the evening + includes some of the best wines of the area.

Places limited,  please book early,  2873826 or [email protected].

 

17 February 2015

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.

 

Please note:

Next Soup & Sandwiches on 21 April, 2015.

 

18 February 2015

Ash Wednesday

 

4 March 2015

Delgany + District Horticultural Society 2015 AGM + Spring Lecture

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre,  Church Road,  Greystones

 

          8:00 p.m.      Annual General Meeting

          8:30 p.m.      Lecture: 

Garden Birds,  How to ID them

Some Irish Folklore About Them

Glynn Andersen       

Head Guide National Botanic Gardens

Author Birds of Ireland,  Facts,  Folklore + History

 

Details from 2874400;  [email protected]

All welcome.

 

28 March 2015

Summertime Begins Tonight

Turns clocks forward  one hour before going to bed !!

 

5 April 2015

Easter Sunday

 

6 April 2015

Easter Monday

 

21 April 2015

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

St. Patrick’s Parish 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.

 

6 to 10 May 2015

Wicklow-Wurzburg Partnership

Visit to Wurzburg

All welcome to join the partnership for a visit to Wurzburg.

Celebrate the signing of the partnership agreement in 2000.

 

This trip is part of the ongoing partnership between Wicklow and Wurzburg.

It is an excellent opportunity to share experiences with our partners.

Not to be missed !!

 

The German visitors will be coming to Wicklow in April.

Full details from George Jones,  2875678 or [email protected].

 

19 May 2015

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

St. Patrick’s Parish 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.

 

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