Greystones notes week November 18th

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.

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 Christmas Lighting Ceremony in Burnaby Park

Saturday,  23 November 2019;  Burnaby Park.

Big special annual event will commence at 4:00 p.m

Carol Singing,  short ecumenical service and visit by Holyhead Santa !!

See you next weekend !!

Christmas Lights Poster 2019

Holyhead Greystones Twinning Celebration

Our Twinning Partners Holyhead will be with us in Greystones next weekend.

They will participate in our Greystones Christmas Lighting Ceremony.

The ceremony will feature the Holyhead Male Voice Choir.

Special visitor will be the Holyhead Santa.

Wonderful Male Voice Choir Concert on Saturday,  23 November 2019.

Greystones Rugby Club;  8:00 p.m.  Admission is €10 at the door.

Newtownmountkennedy and Holyhead Male Voice Choirs come together.

Male Voice Choirs have a special magic of their own.

Wonderful evening of voices across the Irish Sea.

Rousing and not-to-be missed,  nor forgotten,  musical evening !!

Choirs will be joined by The Magee Brothers,  well known family Holyhead Folk Band.

Male Voice Choirs Poster 2019 Cropped

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GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT:   WEEKLY CRIME REPORT

Week ending 10 November 2019.

Greystones North                               Burglary,  through window.  Jewellery stolen.

Two vehicles damaged outside property,  door damaged.

Garda JP Connolly                                  john.p.connolly@garda.ie

           Greystones South                                No reports.

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

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland        Burglaries,  rear door windows damaged.

Theft from MPV in supermarket car part.

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

            Kilcoole                                               No reports.

            Garda Molly Corbett                               molly.a.corbett@garda.ie

Saturday and Sunday,  16 and 17 November 2019.

Local Community Gardaí will be out and about.

Handing out leaflets warning people of dangers of leaving items in their vehicles.

Coffee with a Cop on Tuesday,  19 November 2019,  Bak’d at Arthur’s Belmont Windgates.

10 am to 12 pm.  Beautiful new coffee shop. 

Meet your local community Garda and chat in a relaxed atmosphere !!

Elderly Register is now being updated.  Forms available at the coffee morning.

Please let the Gardaí know if any person living on their own could benefit from being on list.

  KILCOOLE COMMUNITY POLICING CLINIC

  SPECIAL REMINDER KILCOOLE CLINIC CONTINUES !!

  Kilcoole Policing Clinic takes place each Monday evening.

  Please note change of day from Wednesday to Monday.

  Kilcoole Community Centre,  6 pm to 8 pm.

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

  DELGANY COMMUNITY POLICING CLINIC

  Old Cheers Building,  6 pm to 8 pm.

  Garda Maria Curtis and/or Garda John Connolly will be in attendance.

  Details from:

  Garda Molly Corbett;  molly.a.corbett@garda.ie.

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

Garda Youth Awards Now Open !!  Closing date is 27 January 2020.

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.

Come along to renew Membership and learn about forthcoming events and outings !!

New Members always welcome.

Cost is €20.

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.

Last GARA Coffee Morning of 2019:      29 November          10.30 am.

Theme will be Christmas !!

Christmas Lunch                Parkview Hotel       12 December 2019

Tickets now available on Tuesday mornings.

Cost is €25.

15 November 2019

Whale Theatre

“Schmidt Happens”  with Paul Howard aka Ross O’Carroll Kelly

This event is currently SOLD OUT !!

Please join the waiting list,  www.whaletheatre.ie.

16 November 2019

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.

www.desfoxart.com

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

16 November 2019

Whale Theatre|The Ultimate Adele Experience

Back by popular demand !!

8:00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Tickets €20/€18.

Experience the sound and look of Adele.

Live band playing her full repertoire of songs from hit albums.

Vocalist Katherine Headon is an uncanny look-a-like and sound-a-lile.

Locals will recognise the talented Emily McGuinness from Greystones on backing vocals.

This is sure to be an unforgettable night of entertainment !!

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

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873582233/events/128199916

Tickets also from Whale Theatre Box Office,  each Friday and Saturday,  11 am to 12 pm.

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

You can also be a friend on Facebook and receive up to date event information.

17 November 2019

Hot Spot Music Club:  Fireside Session

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Celebrate the great artists of the folk era to present day.

Country,  jazz ‘n blues and ragtime,  Irish traditional songs and ballads.

All genres of music in an acoustic format.

Audience is encouraged to sing along,  but this is not an open mic session.

Or a singer songwriter session.

Hosts are Pat,  Billy,  Mick and Bert.

Each week,  invited guest musicians will join the session.

Doors open,  4:30 p.m.

Admission free.

17 November 2019

Whale Theatre|Bolshoi Ballet:  Le Corsaire

3.00 p.m.  Doors open 2.30 p.m.

Tickets €20/€17.50.

On the bazaar square of Andrinopolis,  the Pacha is struck by the beauty of Medora.

He tries to buy her,  but the lovely young woman is not for sale.

As the transaction is about to come to a close,  Medora is kidnapped by Conrad.

Conrad is a charming corsair who catches her eye.

Le Corsaire remains a breathtaking production.

Wonderful dancing,  luxurious cinematic sets and a shipwreck !!

All of these bring the magic of this company to life.

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873604764/events/128207786

Tickets also from Whale Theatre Box Office,  each Friday and Saturday,  11 am to 12 pm.

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

You can also be a friend on Facebook and receive up to date event information.

18 November 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.

19 November 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.

21 November 2019

Greystones Archaeological & Historical Society Talk and Meeting

Kilian House Family Centre,  La Touche Road;  8:30 p.m.

Speaker will be Paul Flynn,  subject will be:

Picture of Romance:  The Lives of Artists Paul & Mabel Young.

Paul Henry is one of Ireland’s most recognised landscape painters.

He and English-born Mabel Young,  also an artist,  met while she was on holiday in Kilmacanogue.

Both are buried in St. Patrick’s Church,  Enniskerry.

Talk celebrates the lives and love-stories of both these formidable 20th century artists.

All welcome;  €2 charge to defray costs.

21 November 2019

Whale Theatre|The Dance Greystones Show

8.00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Tickets €25.

Dance Greystones Show is spectacular event full of vibrant dance routines.

Wonderful students showcase their dedication hard work over the past two years.

The night will include contemporary,  modern dances and musical theatre performances.

Very special guests will participate on the night.

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873606531/events/128219179

Tickets also from Whale Theatre Box Office,  each Friday and Saturday,  11 am to 12 pm.

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

You can also be a friend on Facebook and receive up to date event information.

22 November 2019

Hot Spot Music Club

Fintan McHugh:  Album Launch Show

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Fintan McHugh’s long awaited second album is launched.

Stardust and Bone,  original songs by Fintan.

These songs show Fintan in a more personal and independent light.

Fintan has a unique vocal style with his very own characteristic guitar playing style.

Fintan is an extraordinary musician and singer.  He is one to look out for !!

Full details and bio at www.thehotspot.ie.

Doors open 8:00 p.m. Show starts 9:00 p.m. sharp.

Tickets,  €8/€10.

23 November 2019

Greystones Christmas Lighting Ceremony in Burnaby Park

Big special annual event will commence at 4:00 p.m.

Carol Singing,  short ecumenical service and visit by Santa !!

23 November 2019

Holyhead and Newtownmountkennedy Male Voice Choirs

Greystones Rugby Club,  8:00 p.m.

Admission is €10 at the door.

Two fabulous male voice choirs come together !!

Male Voice Choirs have a special magic of their very own.

Voices from across the Irish Sea come to Greystones !!

A rousing and not-to-be-missed,  nor forgotten,  musical evening.

Warm welcome to all !!

23 November 2019

Whale Theatre

Phelim and the Drew House Band in Music,  Song and Stories

8.00 p.m.  Doors open 7:00 p.m.

Tickets €24/€22.

This event is SOLD OUT !!

Please join the waiting list below.

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873598075

Tickets also from Whale Theatre Box Office,  each Friday and Saturday,  11 am to 12 pm.

Additional dates added for 27 and 28 December 22019.

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

You can also be a friend on Facebook and receive up to date event information.

24 November 2019

Hot Spot Music Club:  Fireside Session

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Celebrate the great artists of the folk era to present day.

Country,  jazz ‘n blues and ragtime,  Irish traditional songs and ballads.

All genres of music in an acoustic format.

Audience is encouraged to sing along,  but this is not an open mic session.

Or a singer songwriter session.

Hosts are Pat,  Billy,  Mick and Bert.

Each week,  invited guest musicians will join the session.

Doors open,  4:30 p.m.

Admission free.

24 November 2019

Whale Theatre|Greystones Vocal Academy Student Showcase

2.00 p.m.  Doors open 1:30 p.m.

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873600595

Tickets also from Whale Theatre Box Office,  each Friday and Saturday,  11 am to 12 pm.

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

You can also be a friend on Facebook and receive up to date event information.

26 November, 2019

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

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

27 November,  4 and 11 December 2019

Whale Theatre

Rosemarie Devereux:  The Visual History of Ireland|1640 to 1940|Course 2

10:30 a.m.

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873608141

Tickets also from Whale Theatre Box Office,  each Friday and Saturday,  11 am to 12 pm.

Paul Byrne from Greystones Guide.ie has the story.

https://www.greystonesguide.ie/art-love-grows-where-our-rosemarie-goes/

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

You can also be a friend on Facebook and receive up to date Whale Theatre information !!

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.

27 November 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 ??

28 November 2019

Greystones Christmas Ladies Night Out

Firm favourite on the Greystones social scene,  now better than ever !!

Lots of offers in local restaurants and shops.

https://www.greystonesguide.ie/oh-yes-its-ladies-night-2019/

Greystones Christmas Ladies Night Out Whale Theatre

Julie Jay:  Julie Really Love Me ??

Great event at Whale Theatre.

https://whaletheatre.ticketsolve.com/shows/873609187
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Ladies Night Poster 2019

1 December 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.

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 .

9 December 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 !!

ICA

17 December 2019

Coffee & Cake @YWCA Coolnagreina

YWCA Coolnagreina,  Trafalgar Road;  10:30 a.m. to 12:00 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 !!

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