Greystones notes week October 9th

Greystones

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

[email protected].

 

WICKLOW COUNTY COUNCIL HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION:  7 OCTOBER

Collection takes place on Saturday,  7 October, 2017.

Bray Recycling Centre,  Beechwood Close,  Boghall Road,  Bray.

9.30 am to 1.30 pm.

 

Paints and solvents;  batteries;  fluorescent tubes;  fertilizers;  pesticides & poisons;  waste medicines;  adhesives, inks and resins;  caustic soda and waste oils;  drain cleaners,  cleaning agents and detergents;  aerosols, photographic chemicals;  oven cleaners;  shoe polishes.

 

Household batteries and paints may be left there at Bray Recycling at any time.

 

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 !!

 

Tickets on sale at Dunnes Stores,  NTMK;  Friday and Saturday,  6, 7 October.

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.

    

 

 

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 [email protected] 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 1 October 2017.

 

Greystones North                               Tools stolen from vehicle at building site.

Garda JP Connolly                                  [email protected]

 

            Greystones South                               Theft from shop.

                                                                        Windows of vehicles damaged in car park.

            Garda Alan Thompson                            [email protected]

 

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     4 thefts from vehicles overnight.

                                                            One vehicle broken into in car park.

                                                            Charlesland and Delgany:

Damage to homes by neighbours.

Garda Maria Curtis                                 [email protected]

 

            Kilcoole                                               Burglary:  Age 14/15,  dark bottoms.

                                                                        Grey hoodie.  3.15 pm on 30.10.17.

            Garda Molly Corbett                               [email protected]

 

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

 

                          

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.

                 

       

 

6 October 2017

Whale Theatre: Flo McSweeney and Carmel McCreagh

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

Tickets €18/€15.

Purchase tickets from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

Flo and Carmel will sing from the heart,  Irving Berlin,  Jackques Brel and more.

They sing of heart ache and bliss.

Fiachra Trench,  noted musician,  arranger and producer,  will accompany the ladies.

Wonderful evening of music !!

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7 October 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  The Whistling Girl:  Honor Heffernan & Trevor Knight

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

 

Acclaimed Irish duo present their new Cabaret/Speakeasy Style Show.

The Whistling Girl,  original and unique music composed by Trevor Knight.

Transforms the poems of Dorothy Parker into songs,  witty,  droll,  heart rending lyrics.

Lineup includes highly renowned Irish musicians.

 

This role allows Honor Heffernan to to weave all her artistic strands into one tapestry.

A daring production:  uses music,  song and elements of theatre to celebrate Dorothy Parker.

 

Doors open 8:00 p.m.

Tickets:  €12/€14.

 

Earlybird Tickets,  subject to availability,  from:

The Hot Spot Music Club during opening hours.

 

By phone,  087 2917519,  credit card.

Via Pay Pal:  [email protected].

 

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

www.thehotspot.ie.

 

 

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Whale Theatre: The Picture of Dorian Gray

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

Tickets €18/€15/€9.

Purchase tickets from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

This theatrical adaptation of Wilde’s classic novel has been performed all over Ireland.

Famous story of Dorian Gray’s picture showing his real decline.

Event combines drawing room comedy and Gothic horror.

Compelling,  intimate and hugely entertaining theatrical event.

Featuring actors from Gate Theatre and Royal Shakespeare Company.

 

   

 

 

8 October 2017

Blessing of the Animals

Holy Rosary Church Car Park;  3:00 p.m.

All animals and their owners welcome !!

 

Sale in Aid of Guide Dogs

Kilian House Family Centre;  from 11:30 a.m. onwards.

 

Come along and enjoy delicious homemade cakes and handcrafted carts.

Please support a great cause !!

 

Whale Theatre: Tango,  Jazz and Swing with Degani Ensemble.

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  4:00 p.m.;  Doors 3:30 p.m.

Tickets €18/€15.

Purchase tickets from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

The Degani Ensemble was formed in 1980s to perform and record chamber music.

On show will be an eclectic mixture of popular 20th century music.

Cole Porter,  Scott Jopin,  George Gershwin and others in special arrangements.

Main work is unforgettable Four Seasons of Buenos Aires for piano trio.

Alan Smale and Ruby Ashley are renowned musicians.

 

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Hot Spot Music Club:  Cafe Session:  Hank Williams Tribute

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

 

Brian Whelan and friends pay tribute to Hank Williams.

American singer-songwriter and musician.

Regarded as one of the most significant country music artists of all time.

You are guaranteed a wonderful afternoon,  Brian himself is a superb musician.

Come along and enjoy !!

 

Doors open 4:00 p.m.

Admission free.

 

 

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9 October 2017

Eire Óg Greystones GAA Outdoor Movie and Glamping

Eire Óg GAA,  Mill Road,  Greystones;  starting at 5:00 p.m.

 

Children’s animated movie,  Sing,  starts at 7:30 p.m.

Children’s activities,  food stalls and option to camp overnight on club grounds.

You can bring along your own food and adults can bring their favourite tipple !!

 

Admission,  €5.00.

Details from Club Chairman John Keane,  086 8280261 or www.eireoggreystones.com

 

10 October 2017

Coffee Morning at Coolnagreina YWCA in Aid of Onsite Youth Cafe

Trafalgar Road;  just up the road from Greystones Harbour Marina.

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

 

Come along for for scones,  coffee and a chat.

Coffee Morning is open to all and you will receive a warm welcome !!

Coffee Mornings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

 

                 

 

 

10 to 14 October 2017

Greystones Camera Club Sixth Annual Photography Exhibition

Hillside Evangelical Church,  Hillside Road.

 

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

          Official Opening Late Evening Tuesday        7:00 p.m. to 9:00 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

11 October 2017

Delgany & District Horticultural Society AGM and Autumn Lecture

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

 

          8:00 p.m.      AGM will commence sharply.

 

          8:30 p.m.      “Wild Flowers of Ireland”

                             Chloe Devlin,  Author and Botanist.

 

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 [email protected]

 

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.

 

               

 

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:  [email protected].

 

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 [email protected].

 

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 [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 ??

 

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:  [email protected].

 

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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5 November 2017

Social,  Hobby & Craft Afternoon

Kilian House Family Centre;  3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

 

Come and join in,  share a skill,  pick up a new hobby or find a friend !!

Bring your craft or hobby items and see what happens !!

A great afternoon is had by all,  with a cuppa in hand too !!

All welcome.

 

7 November 2017

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 !!

 

14 November 2017

Coffee Morning at Coolnagreina YWCA in Aid of Onsite Youth Cafe

Trafalgar Road;  just up the road from Greystones Harbour Marina.

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

 

Come along for for scones,  coffee and a chat.

Coffee Morning is open to all and you will receive a warm welcome !!

Coffee Mornings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

 

                 

 

21 November 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.

 

29 November 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.

 

9 December 2017

Irish German Society of County Wicklow Christmas Lunch

Druids Glen at 12:30 p.m.

 

10 December 2017

Whale Theatre:  Reuben The Entertainer

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  4:30 p.m.;  Doors 4:00 p.m.

Tickets €10.

Purchase tickets from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

 

A hurricane of comedy energy !!

Hilarious, fast-talking fun of Reuben from RTE Junior.

He turns every day household objects into crazy nonsense.

Mime,  magic,  puppets,  his variety show is suitable for all ages.

Interactive experience that Reuben aims to make personal for every audience.

Fantastic fun for everyone,  not to be missed  !!

 

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12 December 2017

Coffee Morning at Coolnagreina YWCA in Aid of Onsite Youth Cafe

Trafalgar Road;  just up the road from Greystones Harbour Marina.

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

 

Come along for for scones,  coffee and a chat.

Coffee Morning is open to all and you will receive a warm welcome !!

Coffee Mornings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

 

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