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Greystones notes week June 5th

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

kk@KathleenKelleher.com.

 

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

 

JUNE BANK HOLIDAY WEEK END !!

ENJOY THE WEEK END AND REMEMBER TO DRIVE SAFELY !!

 

LA TOUCHE LEGACY SEMINAR & 4th FESTIVAL OF HISTORY

CREATING A NEW STATE

29 and 30 September 2017

Successful launch last Monday with Professor Michael Laffan.

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This important Seminar and Festival is a major event in Greystones each year.

Superb round up of speakers and topics.

Sponsored this year by Anne Daly’s SuperValu Greystones.

Special competition coming up this summer.

 

Tickets now on sale for full Seminar and Lectures.

Details from 2876694 and 086 8217357.  See full programme below.

 

GREYSTONES ART AND PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION GRAPE IS BACK !!

JUNE BANK HOLIDAY SUNDAY4 JUNE 2017

Greystones Harbour Marina.

And 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 !!

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COFFEE WITH A COP:  WEDNESDAY 7 JUNE 2017

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT

The Pigeon House Café,  Delgany;  10 am to 12 pm.

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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

 

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.

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

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

 

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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 ??

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LOCAL AGENDA 21 ENVIRONMENTAL PARTNERSHIP FUND 2017

Do you have a project or initiative that could help to increase environmental awareness ??

Do you have a project that could help your community to become more sustainable ??

 

Local Agenda 21 has helped a wide variety of projects in the past.

Community gardens and allotments,  compost schemes,  rainwater harvesting.

Biodiversity projects,  waste reduction and educational initiatives,  environmental exhibitions.

 

Applications available now from WCC Environment Office:

1890 222276eao@wicklowcoco.ie or www.wicklow.ie/localagenda21.

 

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.

 

NATIONAL STREET FEAST SUNDAY 11 JUNE 2017

Neighbours come out to eat,  greet and meet.

Why not organise an event near you !!

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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.

 

 

Monthly Walk:  Malahide                                                  9 June

Meet Greystones Railway Station @10:20 a.m.

 

Trip to Wexford Town                                                        14 June

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


4 June 2017

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11 June 2017

National Street Feast

Neighbours come out to eat,  greet and meet.

Why not organise an event near you !!

 

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.

 

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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.

 

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.

 

21 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

Annual Redford Cemetery Mass

Redford Cemetery;  8:00 p.m.

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

 

30 July 2017

King of Greystones Triathlon

 

25 August 2017

Greystones Theatre Launch & Reveal

Announcing exciting programme of events for September to December 2017.

Enquires and further information to lisa4rossmcparland@gmail.com.

 

26 August 2017

Delgany & District Horticultural Society Dahlia Show

St. Patrick’s Primary School,  Church Road,  Greystones;  3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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