Greystones notes week October 14th

Greystones

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

kk@KathleenKelleher.com.

 

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

 

 

GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT SUPER DRAW TICKETS ON SALE

Fabulous Annual Super Draw now on.

Wonderful prizes on offer,  you can’t win if you’re not in !!

 

SuperValu Charlesland;  Friday,  Saturday and Sunday,  13, 14 and 15 October.

SuperValu Greystones;  Thursday,  Friday and Saturday,  26, 27 and 28 October.

 

Also in local shops in Greystones and Kilcoole. 

Greystones Cancer Support,  Monday to Friday,  9 am to 1 pm.

€1000 SuperValu Greystones Shopping Spree from Anne Daly

Presentation Case of Grand Cru de Saint-Emilion Chateau Fombrauge from Paul Hayden

Unique Celtic Mosaic Wooden Display Platter from Paul Keogh of Artisan Studio

Season Park Farm Allotment Voucher from Paul Kavanagh

Dinner Bed & Breakfast for Two

Fourball from Delgany Golf Club

Beautiful set of The Grey Stones photos from Chestnutt Photography

 

Super Draw itself takes place on Saturday,  4 November, 2017 in Whale Theatre.

Gala Charity Night featuring Lady of Music,  Rebecca Storm.

Actor and Performer,  Maclean Burke,  aka Damien in Fair City,  will be Fear a Tí.

Benefit Night tickets and full info www.WhaleTheatre.ie.


 

CASSIE MCCANN NOMINATED FOR KILKENNY SHOP IRISH DESIGNER OF YEAR

Cassie McCann is from Burnaby Heights,  Greystones.

She has been nominated for Kilkenny Shop Irish Designer of the Year.

 

You can vote for Cassie and help her win !!

Vote for Cassie here:  https://www.kilkennyshop.com/icdw17/

 

Cassie’s style takes inspiration from contemporary trends while retaining a classic focus.

Her work aims to push boundaries to create timeless and wearable pieces.

They transcend style and appeal to varied ages.

 

You can vote as many times as you like.

Voting closes first week in November.

 

CASSIE MCCANN                        

          

 

 

MEMORY LANE:  DEMENTIA FRIENDS GREYSTONES NEW MUSIC GROUP

Memory Lane is a new music group for people with Alzheimer’s or their Carers.

 

Singing is not only an enjoyable activity,  it can help those with dementia.

They and their Carers can express themselves and socialise with others.

In a fun and supportive group !!

 

Join Memory Lane each Friday morning,  St. Patrick’s Parish Centre,  11 am to 12.30 pm.

Details from Elaine,  086 8270105,  or Fiona,  086 8455256.

 

Greystones Dementia Friends Music

                      

 

 

SEASONAL REMINDER TO LANDOWNERS

Landowners are reminded that trees,  hedges or other vegetation are maintained.

They should not be a hazard to road or footpath users.

 

Branches that jut out should be cut back.

Dead and unsafe trees should be removed and hedges cut.

Professional advice on roadside trees should be obtained from time to time.

 

All works must be completed by 28 February 2017 to comply with Wildlife Acts.

 

Special notice,  do not cut Japanese Knotweed as you could cause its spread !!

Report its location to District Engineer,  2876694.

 

  1. DAVID’S SECONDARY SCHOOL CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR IS BACK !!

Calling all crafters for one of Wicklow’s biggest Christmas Fairs.

Saturday and Sunday,  25 and 26 November, 2017.

 

Fair is now seeking applicants for stalls.

Please email stdavidscraftfair@gmail.com for an application form.

 

One day single stall,  €45/double stall €80.

Two day single stall,  €70/double stall €120.

 

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT:   WEEKLY CRIME REPORT

Week ending 8 October 2017.

 

Greystones North                               No reports.

Garda JP Connolly                                  john.p.connolly@garda.ie

 

            Greystones South                               Two thefts from vehicles,  vehicles left open.

                                                                        Theft of trailer and drive off petrol.

            Garda Alan Thompson                            alan.m.thompson@garda.ie

 

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     No reports.

Garda Maria Curtis                                 maria.m.curtis@garda.ie

 

            Kilcoole                                               Burglary from premises;  door left unlocked.

                                                                        Two petrol drive offs.

            Garda Molly Corbett                               molly.a.corbett@garda.ie

 

Special Reminder.

Garda slot on East Coast FM every Wednesday morning,  11:15 am.

A Garda talks about security and other pending issues of the week.

Be sure and tune in for all the latest policing updates !!

 

If you see anything suspicious,  please report to Greystones Garda Station 6665800.

 

Garda Confidential Number            1800 666 111

Greystones Garda Station              6665800

EPA Noise Pollution                      1890 202021

Crimestoppers                                      1800 250 025

Drugs.ie                                     8360911

Traffic Watch                              1890 205 805

Dog Warden                               0404 44873

Crime Victims Helpline                   1850 211 407

 

WICKLOW GARDA YOUTH AWARDS 2017 NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

You can now nominate a young person who makes their communities a better place to live.

Awards also for groups of two or more young people.

Special Achievement Awards for young people who have overcome difficulties.

Nomination forms from An Garda Síochána Facebook page.

Or from emma.j.skinner@Garda.ie.

 

 Garda Crest                         

 

 

 

ACTIVE AGING CLASSES CONTINUE EACH WEDNESDAY SHORELINE LEISURE

These are great classes,  enjoyable and very helpful,  professionally facilitated.

 

                

Active Aging Exercise 

 

 

 

WHIST EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING ST. KILIAN HOUSE FAMILY CENTRE 8 PM.

 

GREYSTONES ACTIVE RETIRMENT ASSOCIATION

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.

                 

       

 

Continues to 14 October 2017

Greystones Camera Club Sixth Annual Photography Exhibition

Hillside Evangelical Church,  Hillside Road.

 

          Friday and Saturday                      11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Members’ work now on display,  beginner to professional.

Members of the public most welcome.

Ample parking available;  church is located just up from The Happy Pear.

 

All images have been professionally printed,  mounted and framed.

Most will be for sale … which not pick up an early Christmas present !!

 

Greystones Camera Club Poster 2017                   

 

14 October 2017

Whale Theatre:  It’s Not Yet Dark Yet:  Simon Fitzmaurice In Front of the Lens

Event is sold out !!  Further details and waiting list,  2010550.

 

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17 October 2017

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre,  Church Road;  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Please come along.

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

Suggested donation of €5.00,  in aid of charity.

 

18 October 2017

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.

 

Cancer Carers have needs too.

Please remember that you are not alone.

All Cancer Carers welcome.

Details from 2871601 or info@GreystonesCancerSupport.com

 

19 October 2017

Whale Theatre

Down and Out in London and Parish with Phelim Drew

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m;  Doors 7:00 p.m.

Tickets €18/€15.  Students €9.

Tickets and details of all forthcoming events from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

Back again by popular demand after successful evening in September !!

A homecoming performance for our renowned Greystones actor.

 

This is one night that will make you appreciate your warm bed afterwards.

And a star performance you don’t want to miss !!

Phelim Drew is a talented and first class actor and performer.

 

               

 

20 October 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  Peter Moore & The Wandering Harries

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

 

Peter Moore and The Wandering Harries have been together for 25 years.

From Sunday sessions in McDaid’s in 1987 to Kenny’s,  The Castle In,  The Mezz.

 

Expected the unexpected !!

Great night,  all in aid of a good cause.

 

Show starts 9:30 p.m.

Admission free/Donations welcome for Wicklow Homeless Five Loaves.

 

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

www.thehotspot.ie.

 

 

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21 October 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  Soul Revival

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

 

Soul Revival are back after their amazing gig last March.

Three piece brass section,  soulful guitar,  keyboards.

And sensational vocals of Wayne Richardson who is lead vocalist with Dublin Gospel Choir.

 

Perfect blend of contemporary RnB,  Soul and Funk.

Timeless classics from Motown,  Atlantic,  Stax.

Recreating music and songs of famous singers and their songs.

Don’t miss this evening !!

Get your dancing shoes out for a great night of music.

 

Doors open 8:00 p.m.

Tickets:  €10;  Pay at the door,  €10.

 

Earlybird Tickets,  subject to availability,  from:

The Hot Spot Music Club during opening hours.

 

By phone,  087 2917519,  credit card.

Via Pay Pal:  hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com.

 

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

www.thehotspot.ie.

 

               

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21 October 2017

Whale Theatre

Hazel O’Connor Up Close and Personal with Cormac De Barra

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  8:00 p.m. Doors 7:00 p.m.

Tickets €24/€21. 

Tickets and details of all forthcoming events from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

Captivating and intimate special performance.

Hazel O’Connor has returned to her soul folk-roots,  live and on-stage.

She performs with celebrated Irish harpist,  Cormac de Barra.

 

Her husky voice,  enthusiasm,  love of music and wicked sense of humour are ever present.

Hazel delights and captivates old fans and new.

Cormac de Barra is one of her co-writers and her musical partner with three harp led CDs.

Join the magic of Hazel’s voice combined with Cormac’s’ harp.

 

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22 October 2017

Whale Theatre

Cara O’Sullivan and the Degani Ensemble

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  4:00 p.m. Doors 3:00 p.m.

Tickets €28/€25. 

Tickets and details of all forthcoming events from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

Cara O’Sullivan is an artist with an impeccable operatice pedigree.

She is widely recognised as one of Ireland’s leading sopranos.

 

Her operatic engagements have taken her all over the world.

She will perform a selection of songs in unique arrangements for the ensemble.

Ravel,  Reynaldo Hahn and others,  finishing with Mozart’s Oboe Quartet.

 

The Degani Ensemble performs/records a wide range of chamber music for strings + oboe.

 

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25 October 2017

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.

 

Greystones Cancer Support Bereaved Group Meeting

La Touche Place;  3:15 p.m.

 

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

Details from 2871601,  Facebook and info@GreystonesCancerSupport.com.

 

Sessions of the Bereaved Group are being professionally facilitated.

Facilitator is Liz Gleeson,  trained in bereavement work and assistance.

Bereaved Group sessions can be extremely helpful.

You will be given a very warm welcome.

 

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

 

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 info@GreystonesCancerSupport.com.

 

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

 

Can we help you or someone you know ??

 

27 October 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  Luka Bloom

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

 

With each successive album,  Luka Bloom digs deeper and gazes wider.

He is now on top form.

Bloom has a poet’s heart and a rockster’s soul.

He is regarded as one of Ireland’s most respected contemporary folk artists.

Bloom continues to push the boundaries of what his music can do.

 

A master interpreter,  Bloom balances original songs with reinventions of diverse tunes.

He constantly searches for a new voice within the guitar.

Luka Bloom comes to The Hot Spot Music Club with his latest album,  Frugalisto.

 

Doors open 8:00 p.m.

Tickets:  €16/€18.  Limited number of tickets available at €16.

 

Earlybird Tickets,  subject to availability,  from:

The Hot Spot Music Club during opening hours.

 

By phone,  087 2917519,  credit card.

Via Pay Pal:  hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com.

 

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

www.thehotspot.ie.

 

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31 October 2017

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

Council Chamber,  Mill Road;  7:30 p.m.

 

4 November 2017

Whale Theatre

Rebecca Storm:  My Life in Music

Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw Gala Charity Night

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  8:00 p.m.;  Doors 7:00 p.m.

Tickets €40 from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

Actor and Performer,  Maclean Burke,  aka Damien in Fair City,  will be Fear a Tí.

Winners of Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw will be picked on the night !!

Fabulous prizes,  who will be the lucky winners ??’

 

Benefit Night tickets and full info www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

 

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4 November 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  The Cyclones:  60s Rock ‘n Roll

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

 

Legendary Cyclones were recently featured on RTE 1 Documentary:  Night of The Cyclones.

They are back together again,  part of their Still Alive & Kickin and Rockin Tour.

Fronted by Greystones man,  Brian Whelan,  the night will feature 60s greats.

 

You’ll know all the songs !!

Elivs,  Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee,  The Shadows,  Beatles,  Stones and many others.

Music and dancing promises to send you home sweatin’.

 

The RTE Documentary will be shown before the gig.

 

Doors open 8:00 p.m.

Tickets:  €10 or pay on the door.

 

Earlybird Tickets,  subject to availability,  from:

The Hot Spot Music Club during opening hours.

 

By phone,  087 2917519,  credit card.

Via Pay Pal:  hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com.

 

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

www.thehotspot.ie.

 

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