Greystones notes week May 14th


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.


South Beach Pavilion (SOBE),  Charlesland Golf Club.

Thursday,  17 May to Sunday,  20 May, 2018,  11 am to 8 pm.

Closing Sunday at 5 pm.

Official Opening on Thursday @8 pm.

All welcome !!

Wonderful opportunity to see and to purchase fabulous local artwork.

This annual event is always a feature in the Greystones social calendar.

Original artwork always makes a excellent present for that special occasion.



Greystones Cancer Support

VHI Women’s Mini Marathon|June Bank Holiday Sunday|3 June 2018

Help the work of GCS by running or walking in this year’s event.

GCS will be participating along with East Coast FM network of local support groups.

You can nominate your donations to go to Greystones Cancer Support.

Contact GCS at 2871601 or [email protected]

GCS Information Sheet gives you all the new details for this year.

New this year:  online GCS registration !!

Have a great day out,  all in aid of a good cause !!



Week ending 15 April 2018.

Greystones North                               Theft from shop.

Garda JP Connolly                                  [email protected]

           Greystones South                                Theft from shop.

            Garda Alan Thompson                            [email protected]

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Burglary at derelict house,  thought to be teenagers.

Garda Maria Curtis                                 [email protected]

            Kilcoole                                               No reports.

            Garda Molly Corbett                               [email protected]





  Kilcoole Policing Clinic takes place each Wednesday evening.

  Kilcoole Community Centre,  6 pm to 8 pm.

  Garda Corbet and/or Garda Thompson will be in attendance.


Drop in for crime prevention advice,  get a form stamped.

And most other Garda station services.


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

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              666 5800

EPA Noise Pollution                      1890 20 20 21

Crimestoppers                                      1800 25 00 25                                     8360911

Traffic Watch                              1890 205 805

Dog Warden                               0404 44873

Crime Victims Helpline                   1850 211 407




St. David’s Secondary School,  Seafront,  Greystones;  9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Gate opens at 7:30 a.m. for sellers.

Gates will be locked at 3:30 p.m.

Cars,  €15;  Vans/Cars with Trailers, €25.  Payable on entry.

Queries and seller rules from [email protected].


One week course,  begins Monday,  21 May 2018.

Learn how to send emails,  search the internet and more.

iPads will be provided for the class.

Bookings from Greystones Library,  2873548.



Do you know what should go into your recycling bin ??

Syliva Thompson from Voice Ireland can help you.

Sylvia can come along to your group and hold a short informative workshop.

Workshop is suitable for group AGMs,  school meetings,  club meetings.

Full details from Sylvia Thompson,  [email protected].

Here is the link to an informative article from The Irish Times:

Full details from





Well established film club now has new venue !!

Fabulous films now available to watch in the magnificent Whale Theatre Greystones.

State-of-the-art projection and sound system.

Screening of Making the Grade,  Wednesday, 16 May 2018 @8 pm.

The show will sell out very quickly !!







Outings + Meetings

Membership Payments and Bookings for all events:

Tuesdays,  Kilian House Family Centre,  10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.


Weekly Activities include:

            Aqua Aerobics Art      Keep Fit        Art

          Short Mat Bowling     Bingo            Active 55

          Walking Group                   Monthly Get Together


Monthly Get Together and Talk                                      18 May

John Stephenson will talk on the Garden in May

Kilian House Family Centre;  10:30 a.m.

Visit to Bloom in the Phoenix Park                                31 May

Details to follow.

Art Exhibition by GARA Artists & Talk                          8 June

Kilian House Family Centre;  10:30 a.m.

Come along and admire the work of your artist friends !!

Local Community Guard will give tips on staying safe in your home.

Day Trip                                                                                13 June

Nicholas Mosse Pottery Bennettsbridge, Co. Kilkenny

Arboretum @Leighlinbridge,  Co. Carlow

Cost is €25.

16 May 2018

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.

Cancer Careers meeting will also be held on 13 June 2018.

This will be the last group meeting before the summer break.

Details from 2871601 or

18 May 2018

Hot Spot Music Club:  Luka Bloom

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Luka Bloom needs no introduction.

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

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

Luka has brought his music and his guitar experience all over the world.

Now he comes to us in Greystones.

An evening not to be missed !!

Doors           8:00 p.m.

Admission €18;  first 20 tickets are €16.

Full details from

19 May 2018

Whale Theatre|Royal Wedding 2018

This event is SOLD OUT !!

You can join the waiting list,  2010550 or

23 May 2018

Greystones Cancer Support Childhood Bereavement Event

GCS will hold a special afternoon for children bereaved by cancer.

Bereavement could be through a parent,  grandparent,  relative or friend.

Event will be held at Glenroe Farm,  Kilcoole;  2.45 pm to 4.45 pm.

The afternoon will be professionally facilitated by Liz Gleeson.

Liz also facilitates GCS Bereaved Group and does one-to-one bereavement counselling.

If you have primary school children bereaved through cancer,  you will be most welcome.

This is an important effort by Greystones Cancer Support.

Children going through bereavement have very special needs.

Bookings from 2871601 or [email protected].

24 May 2018

Greystones People of the Year Awards Dinner

Greystones Golf Club;  8:00 p.m.

Tickets and information from Greystones Municipal District,  2876694.

25 May 2018

Wicklow Homeless Five Loaves and Ark Housing Project Golf Classic

Bray Golf Club.

Fourball,  €100 per team.

Followed by music and dancing with Austin Prior and Paul Kelly.

Lots of great prizes and Bumper Raffle !!

Information and details from Paddy Sullivan,  086 2548159 or Nora Hayden, 087 9491887.

25 May 2018

Hot Spot Music Club

How does it feel Bob ??|Birthday Bash for Bob Dylan

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Hot Spot House Band includes James Delaney on keys.

Paul Kelly (Fleadh Cowboys) on fiddle.

Colm Quearney on lead guitar.

Plus a treasure trove of guest musicians.

Including Hank Wedel all the way up from Cork !!

Doors  8:00 p.m.

Admission €14/€12.

Full details from

29 May 2018

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

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

30 May 2018

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 through cancer 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.

Bereaved Group meeting will also be held on 20 June 2018.

This will be the last group meeting before the summer break.

Details from 2871601 or


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.

The men are now busy with their allotment at Season Park Farm Allotments NTMK.

The ground has been cleared and the shed is up !!

Fantastic work from GCS men !!

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 ??

3 June 2018

Hot Spot Music Club

A Tribute to Gordon Lightfoot with Brian Whelan + John Hutchings

Back to the 60s with Austin Prior

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Local Greystones music men Brian Whelan and John Hutchings come together.

They will pay tribute to the legendary singer/songwriter,  Gordon Lightfoot.

“If you could read my mind”  and “Early Morning Rain” fame.

Greystones troubadour,  Austin Prior,  will bring us back to the 60s.

Unique take on the songs of Dylan,  Donovan,  James Taylor,  Simon + Garfunkel.

And many others !!

Doors  4:30 p.m.

Admission free !!

Full details from

1 October 2018

Soup and Sandwiches at Presbyterian Hall

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

First Soup and Sandwiches of the season !!

Donation €5.00.

Great food and a warm welcome.

Come along for the chat !!

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