Greystones notes week September 30th

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.

Keep up to date with what is going on !!

Lots more Greystones information available from:


Paul Byrne at:  www.GreystonesGuide.ie

Greystones 2020 website:  www.Greystones.ie


Greystones Cancer Support Annual Super Draw|Tickets Now On Sale

Fabulous prizes to be won.

GCS is marking 25 Years of Community Cancer Care.

Tickets on sale next Friday,  4 October 2019.

Tesco Express Kilcoole;  10 am to 6 pm.

Tickets also on sale at GCS and local shops.

Winners to be drawn at Gala Charity Night,  Whale Theatre,  9 November 2019.





Reminder to Landowners to Cut Back Trees and Hedges

Hedge cutting season runs to 29 February 2019.

Reminder that trees,  hedges or other vegetation must be maintained.

This is in the interest of road safety.

Growth should not interfere with the maintenance of the public road or footpaths.

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

Maintenance of roadside vegetation is a requirement of the Roads Act.

Wicklow County Council will enforce the legislation.


Yoga and Mindfulness Classes|Angelika Renger

St. Patrick’s Parish Centre,  Church Road.

Variety of classes that suits all levels of experience.

Beginners are welcome.

No need to be fit or young or super flexible.

Yoga is for everyone at any age.

Classes include movement,  stretching,  breathing and relaxing.

Benefits at all levels of mental and emotional well being !!

Helps to weather difficult challenges in life through stronger mental resilience.

Tuesdays:        6.15 pm to 7.40 pm                   7.45 pm to 9.15 pm.

Thursdays:       6.45 pm to 7.45 pm                   Emphasis on back health.

                     8.00 pm to 9.30 pm                   Beginners.

Sundays:       11.00 am to 1.00 pm          Restorative Yoga & Mindfulness|NTMK.

Details from 087 2176068,  info@yogawithangelika.ie,  www.yogawithangelika.ie.



Greystones Harbour Marina,  beside The Beach House.

Each Sunday,  11 am to 5.30 am.

Yes,  there is still opportunity to visit this wonderful Market.

Wide variety of art and craft items available.

Photographs,  paintings,  special hand crafted gift items for children.

Handmade leatherwork,  jewellery.   Food trucks.

And,  of course,  the Boat Yard Gallery itself.

Great way to spend a Sunday afternoon in Greystones.

Wonderful opportunity to buy that special present for yourself,  relative or friend !!





Delgany Community Policing Clinic

Friday,  27 September 2019;  Old Cheers Building,  6 pm  to 8 pm.

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

And most other Garda station services.






  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.


  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




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.





Outings + Meetings

Information,  Membership Payments and Bookings for all events:

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


Classes have now resumed.

Keep Fit resumes on Monday,  23 September 2019.


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

Bowls                     Kilian House             Tuesday        10:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

                                                          Thursday         2:30 p.m. to  4:30 p.m.

Bingo                     Kilian House             Tuesday          2:15 p.m. to  4:15 p.m.

Keep Fit                  Kilian House             Monday           1:00 p.m. to   2:00 p.m.

Art                         Kilian House             Monday           2:15 p.m. to   4:15 p.m.

Coffee Morning,  Kilian House,  Friday,  27 September 2019 @10:30 a.m.

GARA AGM                            Kilian House                        24 October 2019    2:30 p.m.


27 September 2019

Hot Spot Music Club: Marie Keane Gig

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Marie Keane is a singer/songwriter performing in blues,  soul,  jazz,  Motown.

She has been singing for over 20 years.

Marie will be performing with full band.

She will launch her album’s second single,  “The Firing Line”.

Doors,  8 pm.  Show 9 pm.

Tickets €8/€10.

Details from 087 2917519 and www.thehotspot.ie.

28 September 2019

Hot Spot Music Club: Kila The Full Line Up

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Having gotten their head start in Greystones,  the boys are back in town !!

Kila are heralded as one of Ireland’s most innovative and exciting bands.

Their unique sound has been ever evolving.

It is rooted in tradition,  yet it is inspired by a myriad of influence and ideas.

Often defined as contemporary Irish World Music.

Kila’s eight members come from the differing musical backgrounds of trad,  classic,  rock.

Seating is limited.  If you need a seat,  please be sure to book in advance.

First come,  first served.

Doors,  8 pm.  Show 9 pm.

Tickets €18/€22.

Details from 087 2917519 and www.thehotspot.ie.

28 September 2019

Whale Theatre

Shadow Play|Aisling Agnew and David Flynn|Classical Flute & Guitar Duo

8:00 p.m.  Doors 7.00 p.m.;  €20/€18.

Performing works by Handel,  Schubert,  Villa-Lobos,  Rodrigo and Flynn.

Shadowplay are a classical flute/guitar duo.

Comprising two renowned virtuosos, also founding members Irish Memory Orchestra.

Together,  Aisling and Dave perform a wonderful variety of repertoires.

From the Baroque to the modern era.

Centrepiece is the Dave Flynn composition after which the duo is named !!

This is also the title piece of the 2016 album “Shadowplay”.

Full details of this event from:


Details of all future Whale Theatre events from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

29 September 2019

Hot Spot Music Club: Blues Jazz Session w/Urban Mojo Blues Band

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Musicians welcome to join in,  play or sing with band during first half.

Band performance in second half.

Doors,  4:30 p.m.

Admission FREE,  donations welcome.

Details from 087 2917519 and www.thehotspot.ie.

1 October 2019

Soup and Sandwiches at Presbyterian Hall

Trafalgar Road;  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Donation €5.00.

Great homemade food and a warm welcome.

Come along for the chat !!

Meet old friends and make new friends .

3 October 2019

Delgany Thursday Club|Coffee Morning in Aid of Wicklow Branch Alzheimers

Old Schoolhouse,  Delgany;  10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.

Home produce stall,  book stall & raffle.

€5.00 per person to include tea/coffee.

All welcome !!

4 and 5 October 2019

Whale Theatre|Hot House Flowers

These two shows are SOLD OUT !!

Please join the waiting list at www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

6 October 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.

6 October 2019

Whale Theatre

Placido Domingo:  50th Anniversary Concert Gala Evening

4:00 p.m.  Doors 3.30 p.m.;  €17.50.

Placido Domingo continues to astound audiences with a vocal talent unmatched in power.

He returns to the breathtaking Arena Di Verona amphitheatre,  50 years after his debut.

He will revisit three of his greatest ever roles.

The Gala Evening contains a sequence of flashing lights.

These might affect customers who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy.

Full details of this event from:


Details of all future Whale Theatre events from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

6 October 2019

Whale Theatre|NT Live:  Fleabag

8:00 p.m.  Doors 7.30 p.m.;  €17.50.

Hilarious,  award-winning,  one-woman show that inspired BBC’s Fleabag series.

Broadcast live from London’s West End.

Fleabag is  a rip-roaring look at some sort of woman living her sort of life.

Playing to sold-out audiences in New York and London.

Don’t miss your chance to see this legitimately hilarious show !!

Full details of this event from:


Details of all future Whale Theatre events from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

8 October 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 !!

11 October 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.

Next Family Carers Support Group meetings will be held 15 November,  6 December 2019.

Musical Memories continues to meet weekly every Friday.

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

This group is for people with dementia.

Family Carers are also most welcome to come along for Musical Memories !!

14 October 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 !!

15 October 2019

St. Patrick’s Church Soup & Sandwiches

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

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

Suggested donation of €5.00,  in aid of charity.

17 October 2019

Greystones Library|Streamline Your Style

Mill Road,  Greystones;  7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

A free workshop in looking good and feeling great,  with Sarah,  The Style Coach.

sarah@thestylecoach.ie,  086 3639738,  www.thestylecoach.ie.

19 October 2018

Des Fox Mosaic Workshop

Today and each third Saturday of the month until November.

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 on request.

Opportunity for all participants to make a small mosaic.

And express creativity in an informal studio setting.

Two colours might be all you use to start with.

You will be engaging with this beautiful ancient craft.

Details from Des Fox,  087 2503482.


Next workshop will be held on 16 November.

Cost is €60 per adult,  €40 for under 18s.

21 October 2019

Anam Cara Wicklow Monthly Meeting for Bereaved Parents

Parkview Hotel Newtownmountkennedy;  7:20 p.m.

Monthly meeting of wonderful organisation that supports bereaved parents.

This meeting is only for parents who have lost children.

Anam Cara Wicklow offers a safe and comfortable setting.

Bereaved parents will have the opportunity to meet with other bereaved parents.

The evening is free and open to all bereaved parents.

Regardless of the age your child died,  the circumstances of their death.

Or whether their death was recent or not.

Kate Burke,  a founder member of Anam Cara,  will facilitate the meeting.

There will be a wide range of topics,  all related to the bereavement process.

Please let Anam Cara know if you are able to come along.

4045378,  085 2888888,  info@AnamCara.ie.

23 October 2019

La Touche Wines|Wine Tasting with Louis Jadot Winery|Burgundy Experience

Greystones Ridge Angling Club,  Greystones Harbour Marina;  7:45 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Come along for an exclusive tasting with a guest speaker from the Louis Jadot Winery !!

€30 per person.

Please book early with La Touche Wines,  2873826.

29 October, 2019

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

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

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.

30 October 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 ??

5 November 2019

Soup and Sandwiches at Presbyterian Hall

Trafalgar Road;  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Donation €5.00.

Great homemade food and a warm welcome.

Come along for the chat !!

Meet old friends and make new friends .

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.

3 December 2019

Soup and Sandwiches at Presbyterian Hall

Trafalgar Road;  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Donation €5.00.

Great homemade food and a warm welcome.

Come along for the chat !!

Meet old friends and make new friends .

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