fbpx

Greystones notes week June 12th

Greystones

Forthcoming Greystones events outlined below.

Mark your diaries for those that interest you !!

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

kk@KathleenKelleher.com.

 

NATIONAL STREET FEAST SUNDAY 11 JUNE 2017

Neighbours come out to eat,  greet and meet.

Why not organise an event near you !!

Street Feast 2017

 

CITIZENS INFORMATION BUS COMES TO TESCO GREYSTONES:  13 JUNE 2017

2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

 

Mobile information and advice service will visit us here in Greystones !!

Anybody can come on board to get free and confidential information and advice.

Skilled information providers will be there to help.

 

Details from Martina Cronin,  Co. Wicklow Citizens Information Service;  0761 07 6780.

 

MEN’S HEALTH WEEK:  GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT OPEN EVENING

WEDNESDAY 14 JUNE 2017

Greystones Cancer Support,  La Touche Place;  7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Calling all men to come along for a drop-in evening.

Meet and great other men.

Lots of up to date information available.

 

This is an Open Evening for all men from all groups and from all walks of life.

You don’t have to have cancer to drop in.

Come along to say hello and mark Men’s Health Week.

 

   Displaying image003.jpg                                

 

INTERNET SKILLS WORKSHOPS FOR LOCAL OLDER RESIDENTS:  30 JUNE 2017

Sponsored by Google to provide older people with digital skills.

Wonderful opportunity to learn how to send email,  search the internet and more !!

 

Two Workshops will be available at Greystones Library.

10.00 am to 11:30 am and 11:30 am to 1 pm.

Numbers are limited to 15 people per workshop.

Booking is essential at Greystones Library,  2873548.

 

 

Displaying image004.jpg                                     

 

GREYSTONES ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION GRAPE IS BACK !!

Greystones Harbour Marina.

Each Summer Sunday until the end of August;  11 am to 5.30 pm.

 

Come along and see a wide variety of excellent photography and artwork.

What a way to spend a summer afternoon !!

 

 

 GRAPE Landscape 2016

 

 

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT:   WEEKLY CRIME REPORT

Week ending 4 June 2017.

 

Greystones North                               No reports.

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

 

            Greystones South                               Burglary:  shed door broken,  tools + lawnmower.

                                                                        Theft of pedal cycle from Railway Station.

                                                                        Theft from shops.

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

 

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Burglaries to house near Willow Grove.

                                                            Tools and lawnmower stolen. 

Theft of child’s go cart from front of house.

Damage to front door of properties.

No entry gained.  Flower pot damaged.

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

 

            Kilcoole                                               Two burglaries:  House under construction.

Caravan:  Knockroe + Priestnewtown.

Theft from shop.

Damage:  Locks damaged building site Charlesland.

Public order incidents.

            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

 

GREYSTONES 2020:  MAKING WAVES HAS NOW BEEN LAUNCHED !!

New group planning great things for Greystones.

 

Non political umbrella organisation of volunteers from different walks of local life.

Coming together to pool their experience and resources for the benefit of the town.

Working together to preserve and enhance Greystones for Members and the town.

 

Membership is now open at www.Greystones2020.com.

Why not have a look at website and sign up ??

 

 

Greystones 2020 Child

 

 

WICKLOW GARDENS FESTIVAL NOW ON

Wide range of beautiful private local gardens will be open to the public this season.

A wonderful opportunity for all those who love gardening and gardening design.

 

Don’t be disappointed,  check the dates and times and availability of viewing.

A wonderful day out for Greystones people and visitors alike.

 

Full details of gardens and opening times at www.visitwicklow.ie/private-gardens.

 

 

 

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.

 

Trip to Wexford Town                                                        14 June

Meet Greystones Railway Station @10:00 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

10 June 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  Buffalo Soul:  Tribute to Bob Marley

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Buffalo Soul is a 6 piece collective of musicians from all over the world.

They are based in Dublin.

The band plays tribute to the legendary Bob Marley.

Bob was the most influential Jamaican musician of all time and his music is timeless.

 

Doors open 8 pm.

Tickets:  €10 earlybird/€12 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.

 

                            

buffalo soul

 

11 June 2017

National Street Feast

Neighbours come out to eat,  greet and meet.

Why not organise an event near you !!

 

13 June 2017

Citizens Information Bus Comes to Tesco Greystones.

2:00 pm to 4:30 pm.

Come on board for free and confidential advice and information on your rights/entitlements.

 

14 June 2017

Greystones Active Retirement Association Trip to Wexford Town                      

Meet Greystones Railway Station @10:00 a.m.

 

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.

 

This is the last meeting before the Summer Break.

We will be back in September !!

 

Greystones Cancer Support Men’s Health Week Open Evening

La Touche Place;  7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Calling all men to come along for a drop-in evening.

Meet and great other men.

This is an Open Evening for all men from all groups and from all walks of life.

Say hello and mark Men’s Health Week.

 

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 ??

 

16 June 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  Giants of Jazz & Blues

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Richie Buckley,  from famous Buckley family,  will be playing sax on the night.

Richie has an illustrious jazz background,  playing for Van Morrison and many others.

Hugh Buckley,  Richie’s cousin,  will play guitar.

Myles Drennan on keyboards,  Dave Fleming on bass and Dominic Mullen on drums !!

 

This is a force to be reckoned with.

Rare opportunity to see the full complement of the greats of Irish jazz and blues.

One one stage and for one night only.

 

Hot Spot Music Club is perfect venue for such a rare performance.

Not to be missed by imbibers of great music !!

 

Doors open 8 pm.

Tickets:  €14 earlybird/€16 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.

 

                               

jazz

 

4 June 2017

  1. DAVID’S SECONDARY SCHOOL CAR BOOT SALE

Today and each first and third Sunday until 3 September.

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

Admission for sellers:  Cars,  €13;  Vans/cars with Trailers,  €25.

Gates open at 7:00 a.m. for sellers.

 

Always a great place to find that special good value item or treasure.

All welcome to come along and support the school.

 

21 June 2017

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.

 

This is the last meeting before the Summer Break.

We will be back in September !!

 

23 June 2017

St. Laurence’s National School 40th Anniversary Celebrations

9:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. in the school.

School marks 40 years in Greystones.

Special exhibition of archive photographs.

 

Hot Spot Music Club:  Outlaw Country:  A Celebration of Texan Troubadours

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Outlaw Country Show features songs of Steve Earle,  Guy Clarke,  Townes Van Zandt.

Willy Nelson,  Ray Wylie Hubbard and John Prine.

 

Show has attracted sell out crowds for wide range of events,  including Culture Night.

Fabulous range of songs:  LA Freeway,  Hello in There,  If I Needed You,  All of Me.

Mamas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To be Cowboys,  Angel from Montgomery.

Techumse Valley,  Desperados Waiting on a Train,  Goodbye and much,  much more.

 

Barry Johnston on acoustic guitar,  Rod Patterson on double bass.

Ivan Gilliland on guitar and mandolin.

All are musicians with huge experience and talent,  working with famous music artistes.

 

Doors open 8 pm.

Tickets:  €8 earlybird/€10 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.

 

 

outlaw country

 

24 June 2017

Delgany & District Horticultural Society Rose Show

St. Cronan’s Primary School,  Vevay Road,  Bray;  3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 

Hot Spot Music Club:  An Intimate Evening with Mick Flannery

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Mick Flannery:  “At the end of the day,  you’re left with the songs.

Everything else comes and goes,  everything fades,  everything else doesn’t matter.

 

But the songs remain,  the ones you write on your own stick around.

They’re going to be here for many years and deserve to be treated with care and respect.”

 

Doors open 8 pm.

Tickets:  €22 earlybird/€22.50 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.

 

http://thehotspot.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/mick-flannery.jpg

 

28 June 2017

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 ??

 

30 June 2017

Internet Skills Workshops for Local Older Residents

Sponsored by Google to provide older people with digital skills.

Wonderful opportunity to learn how to send email,  search the internet and more !!

 

Two Workshops will be available at Greystones Library.

10.00 am to 11:30 am and 11:30 am to 1 pm.

 

Numbers are limited to 15 people per workshop.

Booking is essential at Greystones Library,  2873548.

 

Annual Redford Cemetery Mass

Redford Cemetery;  8:00 p.m.

Collection on the night will help towards maintenance and upkeep of grounds.

 

Cemetery Mass 2015

Please contact us for use of this image