Greystones notes week October 1st

Greystones

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.

 

 

GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT SUPER DRAW TICKETS ARE LAUNCHED.

Details below.

 

Tai Chi for Arthritis

Are you over 50 and would like to improve your general health and well being ??

This form of exercise is adapted from the Ancient Chinese martial arts.

It integrates mind body and spirit and promotes relaxation.

It can help you gain greater muscular strength,  joint mobility and improved balance.

Suitable for individuals with arthritis.

Or those who would simply like the slow,  smooth, continuous movements of sun style Tai Chi.

Course continues for five more Tuesdays.

Details and booking from Barbara Mullen,  qualified Tai Chi Instructor.

Paul Lam’s Tai Chi for Arthritis Programme.

087 2059480 and [email protected].

 

 

 

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.

 

Weekly Activities have finished for the Summer Break

Aqua Aerobics|Shoreline Leisure Centre Continue

Classes continue for Members during the summer months.

Each Monday,  12 pm to 1 pm.  Cost is €4.50.

Annual General Meeting                                                  18 October

Kilian House Family Centre;  2:30 p.m.

Monthly Coffee Morning                                                   26 October

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

Come along and enjoy a demonstratiion of cardmaking !!

           

28 September 2018

Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw 2018 Launch

La Touche Place;  10:30 a.m.

Magnificent prizes on offer.

€1000 SuperValu Greystones Shopping Spree from Anne Daly

Google Home from Tom and Eileen Horan

Special Tech Prize from Mark Kinsella

€200 Voucher from Des Doyle Butchers

Dinner Bed & Breakfast for Two from Powerscourt Arms Country House Enniskerry

Fourball from Greystones Golf Club

Beautiful watercolour original painting from Mary Nohilly

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

Also available in local supermarkets on selected dates in October.

Tickets are €2.00 each or 3 for €5.00.

Draw takes place at Gala Charity Night on 3 November 2018 in Whale Theatre.

Gala Charity Night features Chris de Burgh.  Details from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

28 September 2018

Whale Theatre:  Raising the Roof|Karigiri Hospital in South India

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

Tickets €25.

This promises to be an entertaining and inspirational night,  showcasing local talent.

Singers and musicians will be raising the roof,  musical director,  Gary McDowell.

Your support will raise the roof of new Outpatients Department,  Karigiri Hospital.

The hospital is located in South India.

Concert is a fundraiser for the Leprosy Mission,  a well known organisation.

Its aim is to eradicate leprosy from today’s world,  once and for all.

It supports research and training at hospitals like Karigiri Hospital.

Performers will be a mix of amateur,  semi-professional and professional singers.

Music will be classical,  light opera,  choral and popular.

Something to suit all tastes !!

There is a lot of hidden talent in Greystones.

Prepare to be amazed,  entertained and inspired.

All this in the intimate,  candlelit atmosphere of Whale Theatre.

More details from Joyce Lee,  [email protected].

Full bar,  Wicklow Farmhouse Cheeseboards,  fresh popcorn and confectionary available.

Details,  booking and forthcoming events from 2010550 or www.WhaleTheatre.ie

28 September 2018

Hot Spot Music Club

Interpretations of Neil Young and Bob Dylan Classics

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Stunning show,  JMA pay homage to Neil Young and Bob Dylan.

They take the songs and add their own unique edge to the mix.

Terrific journey through Bob Dylan and Neil Young’s long and varied careers.

JMA are a Wexford based band of five members.

They are currently touring a tribute night in which they present this magical evening.

Doors open 8:00 p.m.

Tickets Advance Pay, €10/Pay on the door, €12.

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie,  087 2917519.

29 September 2018

Whale Theatre|Take Off Your Corn Flakes

8:00 p.m.;  Doors open 7:00 p.m.;  tickets €18/€15.

Who am I without my past ??

When we go out of our mind,  where do we go ??

Take Off Your Corn Flakes is a portrait of a marriage and yet a love story.

You will laugh,  you may cry.

But you will find this a very beautiful and moving piece of theatre.

Full details about this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873589684/events/128142768

Full details for all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

30 September 2018

Whale Theatre|Elva MacGowan Ensemble

4:00 p.m.;  Doors open 3:00 p.m.;  tickets €10.

Elva MacGowan sings an eclectic repertoire of folk,  country, blues and jazz.

Including songs made famous by Connie Francis,  Patsy Cline,  Willie Nelson.

Linda Ronstady,  Emmylou Harris,  Kris Kristofferson,  Elvis Presley and many more.

Accompanied by three of Dublin’s finest musicians.

Elva has a wealth of musical education to her credit and is classically trained.

She blends her knowledge of vocal performance with her love of old songs.

Full details about this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873593098/events/128153461

Full details for all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

2 October 2018

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 !!

3 October 2018

Workshop for Parents on Young People,  Drugs and Alcohol

Cross Care|East Wicklow Youth Service & Wicklow Travellers Group

Greystones Library,  Mill Road:  11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Details from Greystones Library,  2873548 or [email protected].

4 October 2018

Delgany Thursday Club

Coffee Morning in Aid of The Alzheimer Society of Ireland

The Old Schoolhouse Delgany,  beside Christ Church;  10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Home produce,  stall,  book stall and raffle.

Donation €5.00 per person,  to include tea/coffee.

4 October 2018

Whale Theatre

Greystones Film Club|Paddy Goes to Bollywood

Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Dinner and Screening,  €30;  Screening, €10.

Wonderful screening of a fabulous movie.

Wonderful dining with specially created Daata menu.

What a night !!  What more could you ask for ??

Full details about this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873594309/events/128159872

Full details for all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

5 October 2018

Hot Spot Music Club

Leslie Dowdall & Luan Parle|Double Bill

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Two of Ireland’s finest females are coming to The Hot Spot Music Club.

They will showcase their songwriting and performing talents in an intimate setting.

An evening not to be missed.

Doors open 8:00 p.m.  Show at 9:00 p.m.

Tickets,  €12.00.

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie,  087 2917519.

7 October 2018

Holy Rosary Parish|Social Hobby & Craft Afternoon

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

Learn new crafts and make new connections while also having a cuppa !!

Lots to see and learn while meeting with friends.

7 October 2018

Hot Spot Music Club

Sunday Cafe|Tribute to the Shadows

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Live performance of Hank Marvin’s Lead Guitar Style.

Hits of the 60s and 702,  Apache,  FBI,  Dance On,  Wonderful Land.

Performed by Liam Brady, ex guitarist with Telephone Bill and Smooth Operators.

Guest vocalist,  Greystones local music man,  Brian Whelan,  lead singer with The Cyclones.

Performing Cliff Richard songs and other rock and roll classics.

Vocalist and DJ Austin Prior of Telephone Bill fame will look back to 60s folk songs.

Doors open 4:00 p.m.

Admission free..

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie,  087 2917519.

7 October 2018

Whale Theatre|Met Opera:  Aida

5:00 p.m.;  Doors open 4:30 p.m.;  Tickets €25/€13.

Satellite screening of Verdi’s wonderful opera,  Aida.

Monumental production from the Met.

Approximate running time,  3:56 minutes,  two intermissions.

Full bar,  Wicklow Farmhouse Cheeseboards,  Fresh Popcorn,  Confectionary available.

Full details about this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873591188/events/128148419

Full details for all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

8 October 2018

Delgany Guild Irish Countrywomen’s Association Meeting

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre;  8:00 p.m.

Delgany Guild ICA meets tonight and every second Monday of the month.

Lots of activities and ideas to keep you interested !!

Delgany Guild ICA meets tonight and every second Monday of the month.

Lots of activities and ideas to keep you interested !!

Wide range of demonstrations and speakers are actively pursued.

Also various crafts,  sport,  drama and theatre outings are among the interests.

Plus forging good friendships.

Come along and see what is on offer.  You will be most welcome.

Delgany Guild ICA is not all about tea and buns !!

But it is always nice to end a meeting with them !!

9 October 2018

YWCA Coolnagreina Coffee Morning

Coolnagreina,  Trafalgar Road;  10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Today and each second Tuesday of the month.

Come along for a wonderful morning of good friendship.

Tea/coffee and home baking.

Why not arrange to meet a friend at Coolnagreina for coffee ??

You will have a great morning and support a good cause.

16 October 2018

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

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

First Soup and Sandwiches of the season !!

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

Suggested donation of €5.00,  in aid of charity.

17 October 2018

Cancer Cancer Support

Cancer Carers Group Meetings for the Autumn Term

Cancer Carers are very special people.

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

Meeting will also be held on 21 November 2018.

If you are a Cancer Carer,  please come along for caring and sharing.

Cancer Carers can help each other.

18 October 2018

Wicklow Dementia Support

Family Carers Support Group

Today and each third Friday of the month.

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre;  11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Group meeting is for those caring for someone at home with dementia.

Opportunity to meet for sharing in a confidential and facilitated setting.

Details from 089 4286928.

24 October 2018

Greystones Cancer Support|Bereaved Group Meetings

GCS Centre,  La Touche Place;  3.15 pm.

This group is for those bereaved in the past few years.

Grieving is an ongoing process.  Sharing with others has proven to help.

Meeting will also be held on 28 November 2018.

Our meetings are professionally facilitated by Liz Gleeson.

They have proved very helpful to all.

A warm welcome is always extended.

24 October 2018

Greystones Cancer Support Men’s Evening

Greystones Cancer Support Centre;  8:00 p.m.

This evening is for men who have had cancer or whose family or friends 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 ??

30 October 2018

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

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

31 October 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.

31 October 2018

Halloween !!

Trick or Treat !!

3 November 2018

Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw 2018

Whale Theatre

13 November 2018

YWCA Coolnagreina Coffee Morning

Coolnagreina,  Trafalgar Road;  10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Today and each second Tuesday of the month.

Come along for a wonderful morning of good friendship.

Tea/coffee and home baking.

Why not arrange to meet a friend at Coolnagreina for coffee ??

You will have a great morning and support a good cause.

11 December 2018

YWCA Coolnagreina Coffee Morning

Coolnagreina,  Trafalgar Road;  10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Today and each second Tuesday of the month.

Come along for a wonderful morning of good friendship.

Tea/coffee and home baking.

Why not arrange to meet a friend at Coolnagreina for coffee ??

You will have a great morning and support a good cause.

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