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Greystones notes week November 20th

Greystones

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

kk@KathleenKelleher.com.

GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT CHRISTMAS CARDS NOW ON SALE

Beautiful set of four designs in a pack of 8,  two of each design.

Single pack,  €6;  Two packs,  €10.

Cards feature specially handcrafted GCS Aran Christmas wreaths.

Wreaths made by Members of Greystones Cancer Support.

Photographs by Chestnutt Photography.

Available at Greystones Cancer Support,  2871601,  Monday to Friday,  9 am  to 1 pm.

Cards can be delivered if needed.

What a  nice way to send your Christmas message both here in IRL and abroad !!

Plenty of time to get them in the post.

All in aid of a good cause.

 

DELGANY THURSDAY CLUB CHRISTMAS LUNCH:  7 DECEMBER  

Bookings now being taken;  details below.

  1. DAVID’S SECONDARY SCHOOL CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR IS BACK !!

Saturday and Sunday,  25 and 26 November, 2017.

Details below.

SEASONAL REMINDER TO LANDOWNERS

Landowners are reminded about trees,  hedges or other vegetation.

They should not be a hazard to road users.

They should not interfere with the maintenance of the public road.

Branches which jut out onto the road or onto footpaths should be cut back.

Professional advice on condition of roadside trees should be obtained from time to time.

Care should always be taken to ensure safety of road users.

Work should be carried out by 28 February 2018.

Under no circumstances should Japanese knotweed be cut.

You could cause infestation to spread.

Instead,  report Japanese knotweed to Area Engineer,  GMD,  2876694.

 

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT:   WEEKLY CRIME REPORT

Week ending 12 November 2017.

Greystones North                               Theft from vehicle and theft from shed.

Garda JP Connolly                                  2 x Criminal Damage: interfering with motorbike ignition

john.p.connolly@garda.ie

           Greystones South                                Theft from shop.

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

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Theft of purse from handbag.

Criminal Damage:  stone thrown at window.

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

            Kilcoole                                               Theft from shop.

            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

 

 

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.

 

R&R My Fair Lady @National Concert Hall                             18 November

Reduced cost of €45;  Coach departs 12.30 pm

Christmas Lunch in Parkview Hotel                                         14 December

Tickets are €25.

21 November 2017

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

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

Please come along.

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

Suggested donation of €5.00,  in aid of charity.

22 November 2017

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 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.

23, 24 and 25 November 2017

Whale Theatre:  Connections Performed by Greystones Players

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

Tickets:  €12.

Tickets available from 2010550 or www.WhaleTheat:re.ie.

Connections is a diverse and entertaining evening of romance,  comedy and farce.

Four one-act plays explore variations on love,  relationships.

And our expectations of theatre.

          While the Auto Waits          Sure Thing

          Post-Its                            Audience

A sure fire evening of good theatre entertainment !!

24 November 2017

La Touche Wines Annual Christmas Wine Fair

Greystones RFC,  Mill Road;  4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Tickets now on sale @€15.

This is always a great event.

Damian Sherlock @La Touche Wines holds the event for Greystones Cancer Support + RNLI.

If you are looking for a great evening,  then this is the event for you.

Wide selection of wines and food products.

Great atmosphere,  good company,  lots to see and taste !!

Please support,  not only will you enjoy yourself,  you will be helping two great charities.

24 November 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  The Electric Experience:  Jimi Hendrix Tribute

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Authentic and sensitive tribute to Jimi Hendrix.

The band has a solid old-school approach + deliver real analogue sound of the 60s.

They perform Jimi’s songs note-for-note paying homage to his song-writing.

Performance is interspersed with short anecdotes about Jimi and stories of the songs.

Set-list is made up of 20 of Jimi’s greatest and most recognisable classics.

The Electric Experience is a painstakingly detailed project aimed at creating a live journey.

For the love of the thing itself.

Doors open 8:00 p.m.

Tickets:  €10/€12.

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.

www.thehotspot.ie.

25 November 2017

Greystones Christmas Lighting Ceremony

5:15 p.m.

Organised by Greystones 2020 and Community Affairs Committee Greystones MD

Carol singing and a short Ecumenical Service.

25/26 November 2017

St. David’s Secondary School Christmas Craft Fair

Calling all crafters for one of Wicklow’s biggest Christmas Fairs.

Fair is now seeking applicants for stalls.

Please email stdavidscraftfair@gmail.com for an application form.

One day single stall,  €45/double stall €80.

Two day single stall,  €70/double stall €120.

26 November 2017

Whale Theatre:  DoMiSo Showcase Concert

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  11:00 a.m.;  Doors 10:30 a.m.

Tickets:  Full price, €12;  Children, €8.00.

Tickets available from 2010550 or www.WhaleTheat:re.ie.

Showcase concert for the wonderful young musicians at DoMiSo.

Some of the students are ones who founded the school in September 2005.

Concert will showcase many instruments of the orchestra.

Perfect opportunity to bring young children who could consider learning an instrument.

Great way to motivate young children to play music is by watching other children.

DoMiSo is a kindermusic school,  offering group lessons for babies up to 2nd class.

Independent wonderful musicians are available to teach music in the area.

26 November 2017

Hot Spot Music Club:  John Blek

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Catharsis Vol. 1 is the third solo album from John Blek,  Ireland based song-writer.

John is best known for his work with his band,  John Blek & The Rats.

John has begun a new journey influenced by the folk music of Ireland,  Britain and the US.

With his solo work,  he delves into the world of fingerstyle guitar.

He reveals deeply personal and poignant lyrical aspects of his character.

Doors open 4:30 p.m.

Admission free;  donations welcome.

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

www.thehotspot.ie.

29 November 2017

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 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 November 2017

Greystones Ladies Night

12:00 p.m. till late !!

2/3 December 2017

Boat Yard Christmas Market beside The Beach House

Greystones Harbour Marina;  12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

3 December 2017

Social,  Hobby & Craft Afternoon

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

Come and join in,  share a skill,  pick up a new hobby or find a friend !!

Bring your craft or hobby items and see what happens !!

A great afternoon is had by all,  with a cuppa in hand too !!

All welcome.

5 December 2017

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 !!

7 December 2017

Delgany Thursday Club Christmas Lunch

Parkview Hotel;  12:45 p.m.

Names must be in very soon as numbers must be confirmed with hotel.

Cost is €25.00 per person.

Details from Noelene,  2876878 or Peter,  2874270.

9/10 December 2017

Boat Yard Christmas Market beside The Beach House

Greystones Harbour Marina;  12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

9 December 2017

Irish German Society of County Wicklow Christmas Lunch

Druids Glen at 12:30 p.m.

Bookings now being taken with George Jones,  086 8217357.

10 December 2017

Whale Theatre:  Reuben The Entertainer

Whale Theatre,  Theatre Lane,  Greystones;  4:30 p.m.;  Doors 4:00 p.m.

Tickets €10.

Purchase tickets from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

A hurricane of comedy energy !!

Hilarious, fast-talking fun of Reuben from RTE Junior.

He turns every day household objects into crazy nonsense.

Mime,  magic,  puppets,  his variety show is suitable for all ages.

Interactive experience that Reuben aims to make personal for every audience.

Fantastic fun for everyone,  not to be missed  !!

12 December 2017

Coffee Morning at Coolnagreina YWCA in Aid of Onsite Youth Cafe

Trafalgar Road;  just up the road from Greystones Harbour Marina.

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

Come along for for scones,  coffee and a chat.

Coffee Morning is open to all and you will receive a warm welcome !!

Coffee Mornings are held on the second Tuesday of each month.

16/17 December 2017

Boat Yard Christmas Market beside The Beach House

Greystones Harbour Marina;  12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

         

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