Greystones notes week May 13th

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

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



St. David’s Secondary School,  Seafront;  9 am to 3 pm.

Gate opens at 7.30 am for sellers.  Gates will be locked at 3.30 pm.

Cars,  €15;  Vans/Cars with trailers,  €25.

Payable on entry.  Details and sellers rules from


Week ending 5 May 2019.

Greystones North                               Brick thrown through window.

                                                            Items stolen from building site.

Garda JP Connolly                        

           Greystones South                                Theft of tools from permanent shed.

                                                                        5 thefts from shop + 1 pedal cycle stolen.

Garda Alan Thompson                  

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Trespass on home unoccupied.

                                                            3 thefts from vehicles.  Male dressed in black.

                                                            Rock thrown through door.  Window damaged.

                                                            Eggs thrown at house.  Lock to shed damaged.

Garda Maria Curtis                       

            Kilcoole                                               Theft from vehicle.

            Garda Molly Corbett                     

Male described as 6 foot,  wearing all black clothing with black backpack.

Seen by neighbours breaking into a vehicle and trespassing on property.

Please be vigilant to dogs barking or sensor lights.

Especially in the very early hours f the morning if you are awake !!





  Kilcoole Policing Clinic takes place each Wednesday evening.

  Kilcoole Community Centre,  6 pm to 8 pm.

  Garda Corbett and/or Garda Thompson will be in attendance.


  Drop in for crime prevention advice,  get a form stamped.

  And most other Garda station services. 


  Details from:

  Garda Molly Corbett;

  Garda Alan Thompson;





Garda slot on East Coast FM every Wednesday or Thursday morning,  11:15 am approx.

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              666 5800

EPA Noise Pollution                      1890 20 20 21

Crimestoppers                                      1800 25 00 25                                     8360911

Traffic Watch                              1890 205 805

Dog Warden                               0404 44873

Crime Victims Helpline                   1850 211 407




Outings + Meetings

Information,  Membership Payments and Bookings for all events:

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


Whist every Wednesday evening,  St. Kilian House Family Centre,  8 pm.


Aqua Aerobics          Shoreline Leisure      Monday         12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Bowls                     Kilian House             Tuesday        10:30 a.m.

                                                          Thursday         2:30 p.m.

Bingo                     Kilian House             Tuesday          2:30 p.m.

Keep Fit                  Kilian House             Monday           1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Art                         Kilian House             Monday           2:30 p.m.


Trip to Bloom in the Phoenix Park                                 30 May 2019


Autumn Holiday to Celtic Ross Hotel                            22 September 2019

Rosscarbery,  Co. Cork                                                    

Bed,  breakfast,  evening meals,  trips.

Four nights,  five days.

Entertainment on 2 nights.

Cost is €315 per person sharing.

Single supplement €15 per night.

Booking deposit is €15,  bookings now being taken.

10 May 2019

Hot Spot Music Club|Paul Tiernan

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Paul Tiernan,  fabulous repertoire of music and song,  wonderful track record of hits.

Paul writes bittersweet love songs and is one of the primary players in “sad folk” movement.

He is a veritable one man band.

“A true songsmith in the tradition of Leonard Cohen,  Nick Drake and Paul Simon.”

8:00 p.m.

Admission €10.00

Full details from

10 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Rising Stars Sara Ryan and Steo Wall

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Admission €10.

Two young fabulous stars come to the Whale Theatre.

A fabulous evening of music and song from wonderful newcomers.

You won’t be disappointed !!

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

11 May 2019

Hot Spot Music Club|Aja:  A Tribute to the Music of Steely Dan

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

Aja recreates the sounds of one of rock’s most legendary and enigmatic bands.

They do so with stunning precision and energy.

This 8 piece ensemble features former members of Pretzel Logic.

It also includes some of Dublin’s fnest jazz,  rock and session musicans.

Their live set opens with the entire classic album,  Aja.

8:00 p.m.

Admission €16.00/€14.00.

Full details from

11 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Met Opera|Dialogues des Carmelites

5:00 p.m.  Doors open 4:30 p.m.

Admission €25/€13.

Live screening of Poulenc’s devastating modern masterpiece of faith and martyrdom.

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

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

12 May 2019

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.

12 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Greystones Film Club|Spider Man:  Into the Spider Verse

4:00 p.m.  Doors open 3:30 p.m.

Admission €10.

This is an award winning film,  not to be missed !!

Mindbending,  head-spinning and rib-tickling two hour thrill ride.

One that really nedds to be seen on the big screen.

Thank you,  Greystones Film Club and Whale Theatre for bringing this film to us.

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

13 May 2019

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 !!

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 !!

14 May 2019

Coffee & Cake @YWCA Coolnagreina

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

Located just up from Greystones Harbour Marina.

Entrance opposite Harbour Barber.

Each second Tuesday of the month.

Wonderful home baking which you won’t be able to resist !!

Donations in aid of Youth Cafe.

Come along for warm welcome,  good friendship and all in aid of a good cause !!

15 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Greystones Film Club:  Adam and Paul

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Admission €10.

The finest homegrown movie since the  turn of the century.

And one of the greatest Irish movies of all time.

Adam & Paul is getting a special 15th Anniversary screening at the Whale Theatre.

Adam & Paul perform that incredible balancing act between tragedy and comedy.

Between a grand day out and a long day’s journey into night.

The movie is set on the mean streets of Dublin over just one day.

Adam & Paul are down and just about buddies searching for a little tender,  loving fix.

Running to stand still,  they meet some wary old friends.

And some sinister old enemies.

They see the lives they could have led occasionally flash before their bleary eyes.

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

15 May 2019

Alan McDonald Camino Walk Table Quiz for Greystones Cancer Support

Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy;  9:00 p.m.

100 general knowledge questions with 5 rounds on topics.

John Larkin is Question Setter and Quiz Master

Table of 4,  €40.

Details from 087 2938911 or

Please sponsor a table or spot prize for this worthy cause !!

Alan will be doing the Camino Walk !!

Come along to show your support for Alan and his great walk.

He would be most grateful for your help and support.

17 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Giz A Laugh’s by Enya Martin:  Would Ya be Able ??

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Admission €20.

Enya Martin brings her brand new stand up comedy show to the Whale Theatre.

She has successfully made the transition from hilarious videos to live stage performing.

Enya is the best selling female comedian in Dublin’s Vicar Street.

She sold out three shows in 2018.

Joe Duffy has regularly featured Enya on his RTE radio programme.

Her stand up show is pure comedy dynamite !!

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

18 May 2018

Des Fox Mosaic Workshop

Today and each third Saturday of the month.

Held in Greystones in Des Fox studio.

10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Other times by appointment.

Opportunity for all participants to make a small mosaic in a creative environment.

A studio experience might be just the tactile treatment your hands and mind need at this point.

While two colours might be all you use to start with something simple.

While engaging with this beautiful ancient craft.

Details from Des Fox,  087 2503482.

Next workshop will be held on 15 June 2019.

18 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Elaine Scott Student Showcase.

1:30 p.m.  Doors open 1:00 p.m.

Admission €15/€5.

This fourth showcase concert by students offers chance to hear old favourites.

Alongside some brand new talent from students at all levels.

Is there anything more powerful than a musician’s first flights of fancy ??

That burst of expression that has been building up through long hours and years of practice?

Each child has its own unique voice.

Each performance will bring something different to the table.

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

18 May 2019

Whale Theatre|An Evening with Anne Randolph

Anne Randolph worked with Greystones Cancer Support in her capacity as a counsellor.

Anne has now resumed her singing career and is coming to the Whale Theatre.

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.  Tickets are €22 and €20.

This is an evening not to be missed !!

Come and enjoy a charming evening of songs and music.

Anne will bring you some of the most beautiful Celtic and international folk classics.

You can show your support for Anne and have a wonderful evening at the same time !!

Anne will be appearing on the Late Late Show the night before her performance here.

We expect this event to be a sell out,  early booking is strongly recommended !!

Paul Byrne from Greystones has the story and all the details.

Booking details from the Whale Theatre.

19 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Theatre Tot’s Class|5 Week Course on Sunday Mornings

10:50 a.m.  Classes series,  €50.

An hour long energetic and engaging class.

Perfect for students wanting to learn singing,  dancing and drama.

For ages 3-6.

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

19 May 2019

Biodiversity Bites Delgany|Biodiversity Week Event

Delgany Golf Club;  4:00 p.m.

Event is free,  places limited.  Booking at

Sponsored by Delgany Tidy Towns,  Biodiversity Bites Delgany,  will feature:

  • Dr. Matthew Jebb     Botanist,  Taxonomist,  Director of the Botanic Gardens.
  • Duncan Stewart        Film maker,  environmentalist,  RTE presenter.
  • Donna Mullen           ecologist,  environmentalist,  founder BAT Conservation Ireland
  • Jeremy Emmet Booth         researcher in Agricultural Bio-Diversity.
  • Dr. Alan Lauder        ornithologist,  ecologist,  conservation and land management.
  • Coillte                     Official Launch of Delgany Tree for a Child Programme.

National Biodiversity Week is connecting people with nature.

Communicating the importance of biodiversity.

Motivating people to play their part in protecting it.

Fun and wonder can be found in nature.

People can be inspired to learn more,  see more,  do more.

19 May 2019

Whale Theatre|Bolshoi Ballet Live: Carmen Suite

4:00 p.m.  Doors open 3:30 p.m.

Admission €20/€14.

Carmen is as passionate and free-sprited as ever as she finds herself in a love triangle.

This passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer will captivate audiences.

Alongside Petrushka,  a new creation for the Bolshoi.

By contemporary choreographer,  Edward Clug.

An evening encapsulating the soul of Russian Ballet.

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

Check out full details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

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19 May 2019

Hot Spot Music Club|Deni Bonet:  NY Violin Rocker

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour Marina.

It’s no secret that Deni Bonet can rock a violin like nobody’s business.

She writes memorable songs that make you want to listen again and again.

Deni has been honing her craft for years:  violinist,  singer,  songwriter,  performer.

She is a musical total package.

Her style ranges from pop to roots to rock to new folk.

Her latest album is Bright Shiny Objects:  sheer, ultra-high voltage,  genre-defying brilliance.

Along with pure classical training and precision playing.

7:00 p.m.

Admission €7.00/€9.00.

Full details from

21 May 2019

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

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

Come along for wonderful home made soup,  sandwiches and cakes.

Youo won’t be disappointed !!

Donations to charities.

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