Greystones notes November 30

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Garden County Radio !!

About Greystones.

 

Join Garden County Radio this week for About Greystones.

Presented by John Power.

John’s special guest will be Michael Joyce.

Michael is outgoing President of Greystones Golf Club.

 

Hear Here all about it this Sunday,  Garden County Radio.ie

About Greystones on GCR.

Sundays,  10 am and 6 pm.

Tuesdays and Wednesdays,  8 pm.

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Keep up to date with photos and news items from Greystones during the week.

 

AN GARDA SÍOCHÁNA WINTER BURGLARY PREVENTION

OPERATION THOR

In Winter,  burglaries increase by 25%.

Over 40% burglaries in winter occur between 5:00 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.

In 20% of burglaries,  entry is through an unsecured door or window.

Protect your home this winter.

Whether at home or going out,  turn on some lights and use timer switches.

Lock all doors and windows.

Use an alarm even when you are in the house.

Don’t keep large amounts of cash or jewellery in the house.

Store keys safely and away from windows and letterboxes.

Crime prevention information available at garda.ie.

 

 

 

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.

Bingo on Tuesdays                                                                                        2:15 p.m.

 

Monthly Walk                                                                                  3 December, 2015

Powerscourt House

Meet at Holy Rosary Church Car Park;  10:40 a.m.

 

Christmas Lunch                                                                            10 December, 2015

Parkview Hotel,  Newtownmountkennedy

1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Music by Liam Garrett

Tickets now available at €25 each.

 

 

27 November 2015

Hot Spot Music Club:  Ajá A Tribute to the Music of Steely Dan

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Aja recreates the sounds of one jof rock’s most legendary and enigmatic bands with stunning precision and energy.  This 8 piece ensemble includes some of Dublin’s finest jazz,  rock and session musicians.

 

Doors open,  9:00 p.m.

Admission,  €12/€14.

Advance purchase tickets from Vintage La Touche,  Emily House,  Trafalgar Road.

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

 

28/29 November 2015

Christmas Market The Boat Yard By the Beach House

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Warm up to the festive season with a special collection of stalls to inspire you this Christmas.

Bespoke gifts,  handmade crafts,  ceramics,  freshly baked goods.

Artisan cheese,  condiments and treats.

Come along for a glass of mulled wine and carol singing.

In aid of St. Vincent de Paul.

Details from Jackie Spillane,  087 9573647.

 

28 November 2015

Hot Spot Music Club:  The Accused:  Two Tone Blues

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

The first half of this show is acoustic and the second half is electric.

If you love good groove and authentic treatment of great songs,  you will love this band.

This is an acoustic and electric night !!

 

Doors open,  9:00 p.m.

Admission,  €8/€10.

Advance purchase tickets from Vintage La Touche,  Emily House,  Trafalgar Road.

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

 
3 December 2015

Ladies Night Out Greystones5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

 

Greystones comes alive once again !!

Great offers and special prices in most shops.

Live music.

Food and bubbly.

Fashion Show.

Special girlie menus in the restaurants.

 

This is a fab night out just for the girls !!

Get your glad rags on and paint the town pink !!

 

4 December 2015

Hot Spot Music Club:  Cry Monster Cry

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Brothers Richie and Jamie Martin recently recorded their debut album, Rhythm of Dawn.

A deep interest in story telling traditions of Ireland is present in their songs.

They use mythology and fables as they write about love, life, death, dreams, hopes, fears.

 

Doors open,  9:00 p.m.

Admission,  €7/€9.

Advance purchase tickets from Vintage La Touche,  Emily House,  Trafalgar Road.

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

 

5/6 December 2015

St. David’s 2015 Christmas Craft Fair

St. David’s Secondary School;  11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Family festive fun with over 70 craft stalls on the lovely Greystones Seafront.

Christmas trinkets,  Decorations,  Giftware and Season Foods.

Plus Santa’s Grotto.

 

All welcome.

Details at [email protected].

 

6 December 2015

Hot Spot Music Club:  Puttin’ on the Ritz:  Pop Up Vintage Fair

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Unique stalls include:

French style antiques          vintage for the gentleman              antique coins

Military medals                   glamorous vintage evening dresses furs + accessories

Crafted one off vintage style headpieces and cloche hats.

Unusual up-cycled and handmade items for sale:  patchwork pouffes,  handwoven rugs.

 

Entertainment includes Zoryanny Belly Dancers,  Aran McMahan and her group singing jazz tunes,  and the Honey Drops !!  Hot Spot Ukes will also be there.

 

Tea and cakes or something stronger if you like.

Full bar and barista service all afternoon.

Come along for an afternoon of fun !!

 

Doors open,  12:00 p.m. noon until 6:00 p.m.

Admission free !!

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

 

La Touche Wines Christmas Wine Dinner

Bochelli’s Restaurant,  Church Road,  Greystones;  6:30 p.m.

 

A great evening to look forward to !!

Get the babysitters:  Mum & Dad’s Night Out !!

 

Christmas Wine Dinner with Guest Speaker John Wilson,  Irish Times Wine Correspondent.

Price,  €60 per person.

An evening not to be missed !!

Bookings at 2873625 and 2873826. 

Places are limited !!  Please book early !!

 

9 December 2015

Greystones Cancer Support Bereaved Group Christmas Get Together

1:00 p.m.

 

Special event for those bereaved in the past two or three years.

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 ??

 

10 December 2015

Greystones Active Retirement Association Christmas Lunch                                15

Parkview Hotel,  Newtownmountkennedy

1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Music by Liam Garrett

Tickets now available at €25 each.

 

12 December 2015

St. Patrick’s Parish Christmas Craft Fair

Main Hall,  Temple Carrig School;  11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Wide range of wonderful crafts for special and unusual gifts.

Refreshments and light lunches available.

 

Free admission !!  All welcome !!

Details from Joanne,  2010648;  [email protected]

 

25 December 2015

Christmas Day

 

26 December 2015

St. Stephens Day

 

28 December 2015

Bank Holiday

 

27 January 2015

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 ??

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