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Greystones Notebook – October 21st

Greystones Town Council

Community Affairs Committee
Weekly Calendar of Local Events

21st October, 2013

Welcome to the Greystones Weekly Calendar of Local Events

 

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

kk@KathleenKelleher.com.

 

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

 

Catch up with Greystones Town Council on Facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/GreystonesTC?ref=hl.

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GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT SUPER DRAW TICKETS NOW ON SALE !!

Wonderful prizes in a super raffle !!

 

€1,000 SuperValu Shopping Spree

Waterford Crystal Divided Serving Platter

€100 Voucher McGleenan’s Chemist

Bed & Breakfast for Two from Parkview Hotel

Delgany Golf Club Green Fees

Stunning “Red Poppies” Watercolour Painting

Walk on Part in Fair City

Republic of Ireland Senior Men’s Team Autographed Jersey

 

Tickets are €2.00 or book of three for €5.00.

On sale in shops and at SuperValu Greystones + Dunnes NTMKnext week end.

 

GREYSTONES FIRE BRIGADE CALENDARS FOR 2014

On sale at shops in Greystones, Greystones Cancer Support.

SuperValu Greystones and Dunnes Stores NTMK next week end.

 

Fabulous photo calendar with room for diary entries, includes fire safety advice.

Easily posted to family and friends, especially those abroad.

€5.00 each, in aid of Greystones Cancer Support.

 

ST. DAVID’S SECONDARY SCHOOL CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR 2013

7/8 December 2013.

Now booking stalls.

Details below and on Facebook or Maria Glover, stdavidsfair13@gmail.com.

 

BRIGHT SPARKS PLAYSCHOOL ENROLMENT FOR SEPTEMBER 2014

Kilian House Family Centre.

Details from Cathy, 087 4164349 or Jacky, 085 7076013.

 

GAELSCOIL NA GCLOCH LIATH

CLÁRÚCHÁIN DO NAÍONÁIN BHEAGA 2014

Beidh tréimhse clárúcháin le haghaidh Naíonáin Bheaga 2014

4 to 15 Samhain 2013.

Beidh foirmeacha ar fáil in oifig na scoile.

Breis eolais ó oifig@gscl.ie.

 

Enrolment for Junior Infants 2014.

4 to 15 November 2013.

Enrolment forms will be available from the school office.

 

ST. BRIGID’S, ST. LAURENCE’S AND ST. KEVIN’S NATIONAL SCHOOLS

Application for enrolment for Junior Infants in September 2014.

Taking place Monday, 4 November to Friday, 15 November.

Applications available at each of the three schools.

 

Completed forms should be returned with Birth and Baptismal Certificates (if applicable).

Forms should be returned to school of your choice by 15 November.

Please note that children’s PPS numbers are required for enrolment.

 

Greystones Active Retirement: Kilian House Family Centre

www.greystonesara.com

 

Outings + Meetings

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

Christmas Lunch, Membership Renewal, National Concert Hall

 

Whist every Wednesday evening 8:00 p.m.

 

MONTHLY GET TOGETHER 25 October

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

Speaker is Dr. Matthew Jebb of the Botanic Gardens.

 

National Concert Hall 16 November

The Mikado, performed by R&R Musical Society.

Cost is €33.00, including coach.

Tickets available after AGM or Tuesday mornings.

 

Computer Course with St. David’s Secondary School

Transition year students will help.

Twenty places available.

Please book as soon as possible with Tom McSherry, 2876878.

All names must be in before the end of October.

 

continuing to 19 October 2013

Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw Tickets On Sale

On sale at Tesco Greystones;

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday

 

Absolutely fabulous prizes !!

Details from www.GreystonesCancerSupport.com, 2871601 and Facebook

 

18 October 2013

Hot Spot Café Open Mic

Mill Road; Doors, 9:00 p.m.

Admission €5.

Details from 2016888 or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

19 October 2013

Charity Concert with Tenor Darren Mooney & Friends

An Evening of Classical and Irish Favourites

Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy; 8:00 p.m.

 

Tickets €15.00, from Parkview Hotel.

Details from Darren, 087 6361594 or Parkview Hotel, 2015600.

In Aid of Wicklow Dementia Support & Cystic Fibrosis Ireland

 

21 October 2013

Wicklow Dementia Support

Coffee Morning @The Hub, Ashford

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Details from 089 4286928 or wicklowds@gmail.com.

All proceeds to Wicklow Dementia Support.

 

22 October 2013

Launch of Dementia Friendly Co. Wicklow Initiative

Arklow Bay Hotel; 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Supported by Co. Wicklow Network for Older People

and Alzheimer Society of Ireland Wicklow Services.

 

Details from Aileen Doran, 086 2722551 and Marita O’Brien, 087 6346399.

No registration required.

Light refreshments will be served.

All welcome.

 

23 October 2013

Three Trouts Bridge Club Open Morning

Greystones Bridge Centre, Victoria Road.

9:45 a.m.

€10 per table. All welcome.

 

24/25/26 October 2013

Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw Tickets On Sale

On sale at SuperValu Greystones;

10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday and Friday

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday

 

On sale at Dunnes Stores, Newtownmountkennedy

10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Friday

10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday

 

Absolutely fabulous prizes !!

Details from www.GreystonesCancerSupport.com, 2871601 and Facebook

 

24 October 2013

Coláiste Chraobh Abhann Open Night

Creowen, Kilcoole; 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Details from 2870198 or reception@colaisteca.ie

All welcome.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

 

Coffee, Cake & Craft for Wicklow Hospice

Chambers, High Grounds; 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Small sale of hand-made items:

including jewellery, cakes, cards, home produce & other small gifts.

 

Enjoy complimentary tea/coffee while supporting fantastic Raffle.

Come along and bring a friend !!

 

Fundraising Race Night for AsIAm.ie

A soon to be launched online Autism initiative.

 

The Martello, Bray; 8:00 p.m.

Please come along and support AsIAm.

 

25 October 2013

GREYSTONES ACTIVE RETIREMENT MONTHLY GET TOGETHER

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

Speaker is Dr. Matthew Jebb of the Botanic Gardens.

 

The Hot Spot Café

1920s Speakeasy Themed Night:

Jhill Quinn’s Café Vaudeville Band

Mill Road; Doors, 8:30 p.m.

Admission €7.

Details from 2016888or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

26 October 2013

Winter Time Begins Tonight

Turn clocks BACK one hour tonight.

 

Coffee Morning in Aid of Team Gavin Glynn

North Wicklow Country Market, Newcastle Community Centre.

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

 

Monster Raffle; Fancy Dress Competition; Bobbing for Apples.

Come along and show your support !!

This is a wonderful cause.

 

The Hot Spot Café

Halloween Family Fun Day Scary Movies

Mill Road; 2:00 p.m.

Admission Free !!

 

The Hot Spot Café

Tir na nOg: Leo O’Kelly, Sonny Condell

Mill Road; Doors, 9:00 p.m.

Admission €10.

Details from 2016888or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

29 October 2013

Greystones Town Council Joint Policing Committee

Council Chambers, Mill Road; 6:00 p.m.

 

Greystones Town Council

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

 

Greystones Flower Club

Carraig Eden, Marine Road; 8:00 p.m.

Christmas Demonstration by Jane Maddock.

 

Visitors Admission, €10, to include tea and mince pies.

All welcome.

 

30 October 2013

Holy Rosary Soup and Sandwiches

Kilian House Family Centre; 12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Welcome back after the summer break !!

Everyone welcome for home-made soup and sandwiches, cakes and coffee.

Suggested donation €5.00.

All proceeds to local charities.

 

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 who have family or friends who have had cancer.

 

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

 

Can we help you or someone you know ??

 

1 November 2013

The Hot Spot Café

LOL Comedy Club: MC Chris O’Neill

Mill Road; Doors, 8:30 p.m.

Admission €7.

Special: Students/Unwaged, €5.

Details from 2016888 or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

2 November 2013

Kick-Fit Kickboxing Club Open Day in Aid of Greystones Cancer Support

Eire Og GAA Club, Mill Road; 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Free workshops for various age groups.

Fitness challenge event.

Details from 086 2336264, kick-fit@hotmail.com.

 

2 November 2013

The Hot Spot Café

Universal Funk Orchestra: Bob Dylan’s Love & Theft Album

Mill Road; Doors, 9:00 p.m.

Admission €8.

Details from 2016888or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

3 November 2013

Blessing of the Graves at Redford Cemetery

3:00 p.m.

 

7 November 2013

Greystones Cancer Support Super Draw

Summerville’s of Greystones, Trafalgar Road.

7:30 p.m. with Super Draw taking place at 8:00 p.m.

 

14 November 2013

Greystones Cancer Support Public Talk with Dr. Jane Rothwell

Greystones Cancer Support Centre, La Touche Place; 8:00 p.m.

 

Dr. Jane Rothwell is a breast cancer surgeon working in Dublin.

Her talk will be of great interest to those with breast cancer.

 

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

 

Can we help you or someone you know ??

 

15 November 2013

The Hot Spot Café

Open Mic

Mill Road; Doors, 9:00 p.m.

Admission €8.

Enquiries from 2016888, Facebook or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

19 November 2013

St. Patrick’s Church Soup and Sandwiches

Swann Hall, St. Patrick’s Church; 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Come along for good food and a warm welcome.

A great way to spend your lunch hour.

Say hello to old friends and meet new ones.

 

22 November 2013

La Touche Wines Christmas Wine Fair

4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Details and bookings from 2873826 or info@latouchewines4u.ie.

 

27 November 2013

Holy Rosary Soup and Sandwiches

Kilian House Family Centre; 12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Welcome back after the summer break !!

Everyone welcome for home-made soup and sandwiches, cakes and coffee.

Suggested donation €5.00.

All proceeds to local charities.

There will be no lunch in December. Next lunch in January. See you then !!

 

29 November 2013

Wine and Cheese Evening for RNLI Wicklow Lifeboat

Upstairs@the Beach House; 7:30 p.m.

 

An opportunity to try an amazing array of wines supplied by Cheers.

Also cheese with biscuits.

 

A night not to be missed.

Proceeds to our local lifeboat, Wicklow Lifeboat.

 

The Hot Spot Café

George Harrison’s Anniversary Tribute

Musicians to include the Meakins, Stuart Crampton & Garv

Mill Road; Doors, 9:00 p.m.

Pre book admission €8; Door, €10.

Enquiries from 2016888, Facebook or thehotspotgreystones@gmail.com.

 

7/8 December 2013

St. David’s Secondary School Christmas Craft Fair 2013

School Hall; 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Decorations plus a variety of Giftware and Accessories.

Enchanting Santa’s Grotto and children’s craft activities.

Stall prices and bookings from Maria Glover, stdavidsfair13@gmail.com.

Details on Facebook, St. David’s Christmas Market.

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