Greystones notes week December 2nd

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 Town Website:  www.Greystones.ie

Greystones Art Group Bláthanna Exhibition Continues Through November

Greystones,  Library,  Mill Road,  Greystones.

Wonderful exhibition of local artists with a floral theme.

The 30 paintings are approximately A5 in size and priced at €50.

Excellent opportunity for that special Christmas present.

Greystones Art Group is one of the longest running art groups in Ireland.

Established in 1965,  its aim remains to encourage amateur artists.

On-going lectures,  demonstrations and exhibitions.

Details at www.greystonesartgroup.com.

GREYSTONES COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT:   WEEKLY CRIME REPORT

Week ending 24 November 2019.

Greystones North                               Burglary at business,  money taken from till.

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

           Greystones South                                Theft from vehicle,  theft from shop.

                                                                        Criminal damage windows of vehicle in driveway.

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

Delgany/Killincarrig/Charlesland     Burglaries:  entry through back door,  patio door forced.

Two thefts from vehicles,  morning and overnight.

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

            Kilcoole                                               No reports.

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

Christmas is here and an increase in thefts and burglaries from shops,  vehicles,  sheds.

Please lock your vehicle and do not leave valuables in vehicles.

A large percentage of vehicles parked in car parks are not covered by CCTV.

WICKLOW GARDA YOUTH AWARDS 2019|NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Celebrating outstanding young people between the ages of 13 and 21 years.

Awards will be considered for nominated young people.

Young people who,  by their presence,  make their communities:

               A better place to live.

               Or who have shown great determination in their own lives.

Full details,  rules and nomination forms from:

Garda Emma Skinner,  Juvenile Liaison Officer,  Bray Garda Station

emma.j.skinneer@garda.ie.

Closing date 27 January 2020.

Garda Youth Awards 2019

  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.

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.

Christmas Lunch                Parkview Hotel       12 December 2019

Tickets now available on Tuesday mornings.

Cost is €25.

Christmas Shopping Trip to Rathwood,  Co. Carlow on Wednesday,  4 December

Bus leaves Holy Rosary Church Car Park at 9:30 p.m.  Cost is €20.

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 .

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 !!

5 December 2019

Delgany Thursday Club Christmas Lunch

Parkview Hotel Newtownmountkennedy;  12:45 p.m.

Cost is €25. 

Booking with Peter,  086 8307644.  or John,  086 3566527.

5 to 8 December 2019

Whale Theatre|Greystones Players|A Christmas Carol

This event is SOLD OUT !!

Please join the waiting list below !!

Details of all this event from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

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

6 December 2019

Hot Spot Music Club|Luka Bloom

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Luke Bloom has a poet’s heart and a rockster’s soul.

He is regarded as one of Ireland’s most respected contemporary folk artists.

Luka has produced over 20 albums since the 1970s.

He continues to push the boundaries of what his music can do.

Full details at www.thehotspot.ie.

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

Tickets €18/€20.  First 20 tickets are €18 !!

7 December 2019

St. Patrick’s Fair @Templecarrig School|11 am to 2.30 pm

Wonderful range of stalls and wide variety of items.

Popular annual craft fair in Greystones.

St Patrick's Fayre 2019

8 December 2019

Hot Spot Music Club:  Pat’s Fireside Session with The Curly Organ

Upstairs @The Beach House,  Greystones Harbour Marina.

Pat invites you  to come along,  sit beside the fireplace and listen.

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 a long,  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.

The Curly Organ takes you gently by the hand.

And guides you calmly through a museum of human experience.

Doors open,  4:30 p.m.

Admission free.  Donations welcome.

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

10 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 !!

11 December 2019

Roots and Wings Book Launch

Greystones Library,  Mill Road,  Greystones;  6:00 p.m.

Award-winning local writer,  Frances Browner,  launches her collection of poems.

Roots and Wings via Limerick Writers Centre and Revival Press.

All welcome !!

Roots and Wings

11 December 2019

Whale Theatre|The Six Marys

This event is SOLD OUT !!

Please join the waiting list below !!

Details of all this event from www.WhaleTheatre.ie.

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

12 December, 2019

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

Council Chamber,  Mill Road;  9:30 a.m.

Please note new time.

16 December 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.

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

4045378,  085 2888888,  info@AnamCara.ie.

29 January 2020

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.

29 January 2020

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 ??

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