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Greystones notes week July 3rd

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.

 

BURNABY LAWNS FAMILY FUN DAY & FOOTBALL MATCH

Saturday,  6 July 2019.

Details below.

 

  1. DAVID’S SECONDARY SCHOOL CAR BOOT SALE|SUNDAY|7 JULY 2019

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 info@stdavids.ie.

BRAY RECYCLING CENTRE|FREE MATTRESS DISPOSAL|29 JUNE 2019

Bray Recycling Centre;  2 pm to 4 pm.

No commercial companies on the day.

Maximum of three mattresses.

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT EMERGENCY SERVICES DAY

Sunday,  30 June 2019.

Details below.

 

GREYSTONES LIBRARY SUMMER STARS PROGRAMME NOW ON !!

Greystones Library,  Mill Road,  Greystones.

Sign your child up now for the Summer Starts programme  !!

Children will be given a reading card.

Each time they read a book,  their card will be stamped.

There are incentives to collect along the way !!

Including bags,  pencils,  bookmarks and,  finally,  a medal and certificate when finished.

Summer Stars encourages children to continue reading over the summer months.

Children can maintain or improve their reading skills while on their summer break.

Younger children and babies are also welcome to join !!

A GOOD LIFE EXPLORED|12 OCTOBER 2019

A conference exploring the life + faith of people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

YWCA Coolnagreina,  Trafalgar Road,  Greystones;  9.30 am to 4.30 pm.

12 inspiring sessions;  6 passionate presenters.

Full details and booking from www.yourevent.ie.

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT EMERGENCY SERVICES DAY

 

  KILCOOLE COMMUNITY POLICING CLINIC

  SPECIAL REMINDER KILCOOLE CLINIC CONTINUES !!

 

  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;  molly.a.corbett@garda.ie.

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

 

 

 

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

Drugs.ie                                     8360911

Traffic Watch                              1890 205 805

Dog Warden                               0404 44873

Crime Victims Helpline                   1850 211 407

 

GREYSTONES ACTIVE RETIREMENT ASSOCIATION

KILIAN HOUSE FAMILY CENTRE

www.greystonesara.com.

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.

GARA Classes have finished until September.

Aqua Aerobics continues throughout the summer.

 

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

 

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.  Only a few single rooms remaining !!

Booking deposit is €50,  bookings now being taken.

29 June 2019

Delgany and District Horticultural Society Rose Show

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

Wonderful annual event,  lots of roses and flowers.

Teas are served during the show.  Plants also for sale.

New Members and Exhibitors are very welcome.

All exhibits must be staged before 11.30 am on the day of the show.

Entries must be advised to the Show Secretary in advance.

Please email ddhs.showentries@gmail.com.

DDHS was founded in 1870 !!

Details at www.DelganyDHS.com and on Facebook.

All welcome !!

30 June 2019

Hot Spot Music Club:  Jazz Jam

Above The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Come along to listen or play !!

All jazz instrumentalists and singers welcome.

Great opportunity to play with other jazz musicians.

Or to just come along and watch.

Please arrive early to sign in and ensure you get a chance to play.

To take part,  you need to be able to play at least one tune.

And then improvise over it.

Jazz standards like those from the Real Book series,  iRealPro app.

Piano,  drum kit,  mics and amps are in the venue.

However,  musicians are advised to bring their own amps and music stands.

This is a regular jazz session to develop and bring the jazz community together.

Greystones,  Wicklow and beyond.

Details from Dara MacMahon,  086 8146926.

4:30 p.m.

Suggested donation,  €5.00

Full details from Dara MacMahon,  086 8146926 or www.thehotspot.ie.

Booking Hot Spot during opening hours.

Or 087 2917519,  credit card.

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

4 July 2019

Delgany Thursday Club|Trip to Huntington Castle,  Clonegal,  Co. Carlow

Coach leaves Christ Church Delgany @ 11:00 a.m.

Please note start time.

Cost is €45,  to include coach,  lunch,  castle tour and self-guided garden walk.

Followed by tea & scone.

Bookings and details from Peter,  086 8307644,  or John,  086 3566527.

5 July 2019

Hot Spot Music Club

Better Late Than Never:  Pride 2019 Variety Show

Above The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Serpentine Rooms presents 2019 Variety Show.

Singing,  dancing,  burlesque,  comedy,  magic and more !!

Fresh popcorn and candy floss available from the retro carts.

Raffle,  prize for best dressed and photo ops with some very special guests.

Hosted by Greystones own Ms. Kitty Le Roux,  featuring talent both local and national.

Price includes one free popcorn or candy floss made fresh for you to enjoy at the show !!

Doors, 8:00 p.m.  Show at 9:00 p.m.

Tickets €12/€15.

Booking Hot Spot during opening hours.

Or 087 2917519,  credit card.

Full details from www.thehotspot.ie.

6 July 2019

Burnaby Lawns Family Fun Day & Football Match|Tenth Anniversary

Burnaby Lawns;  2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Greystones Family Resource Centre,  Community Gardaí,  Residents Association.

All come together for football match,  fun and games.

Celebrating ten years in 2019 !!

Gardaí and younger residents appreciate and respect each other.

Special day full of fun,  football and residents barbeque for all to enjoy.

Special thanks to Des Doyle Butchers and Ciaran Hayden Bouncy Castles.

Will the Garda football team hold on to their ten year winning streak ??

Come along and find out !!

6 July 2019

Whale Theatre|Bringing Broadway Home

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.  Tickets,  €20/€18.

Boulevard Productions presents Bringing Broadway Home.

An evening of musical theatre.

Featuring songs from your favourite musicals.

My Fair Lady,  Oklahome and Carousel,  with a touch of modern broadway.

Starring Roisin Sullivan,  Mark O’Looney,  Naoise Stuart-Kelly.

And star of Angela’s Ashes, The Musical,  Eoin Cannon.

Paul Byrne from Greystones Guide.ie has full details and the photos.

https://www.greystonesguide.ie/broadway-dandy-rises/

More details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873602879

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

12 July 2019

Whale Theatre|The Epiphany of Eileen O’Keeffe

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.  Tickets,  €10/€7.

An absurdist clowning piece that focuses on the joys of everyday life.

Characters use movement and dance to find a sense of fun in their monotonous lives.

Exhilarating show that aims to delight and inspire audiences.

Brand new energetic and experimental piece.

Filled with raw energy,  fresh innovation and a lot of laughs !!

More details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873604101/events/128205286

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

19 July 2019

Wicklow Dementia Support

Family Carers Support Group

This group meets once a month.

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre;  11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Group meeting is for those caring for someone at home with dementia.

Opportunity to meet for sharing in a confidential and facilitated setting.

Details and dates of meetings from 089 4286928.

Musical Memories continues to meet weekly.

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre;  11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

This group is for those suffering from dementia.

Both groups will continue to meet during the summer.

Next Family Carers Support Group Meeting on 23 August 2019.

20 July 2019

Whale Theatre|Greystones Film Club|Amélie| Bear Paw Deli

7:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.  Tickets,  €35 meal and screening;  €10 screening only.

Amélie is one of France’s most-loved movies.

Greystones Film Club comes together with acclaimed chef Thierry Peurois.

And the much-loved Bear Paw Delicatessen.

What an evening !!

Special French cuisine menu for the evening,  dinner delights at 7 pm in the deli.

Le Paysan pates with crusty French bread,  Beef Bourguignon with creamy gratin potatoes.

House salads.  Spinach and goats cheese tarts.

Downstairs in the Whale Theatre,  Amélie will be up on the big screen at 9 pm.

Amélie is the Jean-Pierre Jeunet classic,  starring Audrey Tautou.

It will be une nuit á se souvenir,  full of magic,  charm and yummy food.

Bon appetit !!

Paul Byrne from Greystones Guide.ie has full details and the photos.

https://www.greystonesguide.ie/fancy-a-meal-a-movie-with-amelie/

More details for this special Whale Theatre event from:

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873605069

Details of all future Whale Theatre events from:

www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

28 July 2019

King of Greystones Triathlon

Registration now at https://kingofgreystones.com/

28 July 2019

Greystones Archeological & Historical Society|Visiting Sites in Drogheda

30 July, 2019

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

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

1 August 2019

Greystones Archeological & Historical Society|Our Wicklow Women Exhibition

Greystones Library,  Mill Road;  7:00 p.m.

Launch of this very interesting exhibition.

Special guest will be Liz Goldthorpe.

Liz will speak on her researches into the life of Averil Deverell.

Averil was a Greystones woman and a pioneering barrister.

The launch and talk will be followed by a wine reception.

Admission free and all welcome.

22 August 2019

Greystones Archeological & Historical Society|Heritage Week Lecture

Greystones Library,  Mill Road;  7:00 p.m.

Lecture will be given by John Turpin.

John talk will focus on his recent highly-acclaimed history of the Royal Hibernian Academy.

Further details from:

https://www.heritageweek.ie/whats-on/event/john-turpin-history-of-the-rha

1 September 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.

9 September 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 in the guild.

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 !!

10 September 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 !!

17 September 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.

25 September 2019

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.

25 September 2019

Greystones Cancer Support Men’s Evening

La Touche Place;  8:00 p.m.

This evening is for men who have had cancer or whose family or friends 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 October 2019

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.

27 November 2019

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.