Thursday, 24 November 2016

Terenure Christmas Market and Lighting of Christmas Tree

Saturday 3 December 
Terenure Village Car Park  

11am - 6pm: Bumper Christmas Market, with live entertainment all day, the Snow Queen on stilts, Cuddles the Bear, free goodie bags for children and free mulled wine for adults!

4pm - 5pm: Christmas Festival, lighting of the Christmas Tree, Santa on his open sleigh!

6pm onwards: After party at the Evergreen Club with live music and refreshments 

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

The Evergreen Hall Tea Dance is back!

After a "pause" of a few months, the ever-popular Tea Dance at the Evergreen Hall returns on

Friday, 2 December from 2 - 4pm.

The Evergreen Hall is at the rear of the car park on Terenure Road North, behind the health centre.

Come down and enjoy some great easy-going old-fashioned dancing to a live band - free of charge for entry (donations at door welcome but by no means obligatory).

Please note also that car-parking charges apply.

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

Library Services in Terenure - Public Meeting

Dublin City Public Libraries invites you to contribute to our new development plan through the first of our community engagement meetings at Terenure Library.

The meeting will be held in Terenure Library, Templeogue Road, Dublin 6W on Tuesday 29th November 2016 from 7pm until 9pm.

They are seeking to engage with the local community and public representatives about library services and how those services can be improved. Please come along and take this opportunity to talk about the future of the library with local representatives, library and other city council staff as well as members of the local community.

RSVP Friday 25 November T: 01 4907035 E:

Monday, 14 November 2016

Christmas Fair in Rathgar on 19 November 2016

Christ Church, Rathgar
Saturday 19 November 2016
From 10 a.m - 2 p.m.

Deli, Home bakes, Books, Jewellery, Bric-A-Brac, Toys, Sweets, Needlecraft and lots more.  

A fun day for all! 
Donated items may be brought down to the hall on the previous night, Friday 18th, between 7 and 9 o'clock, or on Saturday morning.  
For more information click here

Art Exhibition and Sale, Saturday 3 December and Sunday 4 December

Dozens of paintings by local artists at affordable prices.
Rathgar Methodist Church, Brighton Road, from 8.30 - 4.00 Saturday, 2.00 - 4.00 Sunday.
Admission free, tea/coffee available.
In aid of Phakamisa, an African charity for AIDS orphans.

Saturday, 12 November 2016



Saturday 26th November

Admission €2 (including tea, coffee & biscuits)

Rathfarnham Parish Centre
(adjoining the church on Rathfarnham Main St)

Baking Competition
In conjunction with the Craft Fair

  • Entries are limited to 25.
  • Cost of entry is €2
  • You must register your entry by e-mail to by 19th November 2016.
  • You will be assigned a competition number.
  • The bake must contain mincemeat (it is a Christmas Craft Fair after all!)
  • Your entry must either be presented as six small items packaged ready to sell with one extra for judging or one item (ie a dinner-plate-sized mincemeat pie).

The competition will be judged by an independent judge at 11.30 am on 26th November.
After judging the packaged items will be sold on the parish table at the craft fair and the larger items will be used for the teas/coffees.

Thursday, 10 November 2016

Garda Alert - Light up and Lock up!

 A burglary occurred in the Rathdown area on the 05/11/2016 (Saturday) at 1pm. The house was unoccupied at the time, but 2 persons were arrested trying to get away thanks to eagle-eyed neighbours and the quick response of Gardai.

It should be stressed that the most common time break ins occur is in the early afternoon / evening from 1pm to 7pm. It is vitally important when leaving the house to make sure it is properly secured and lit up.


Thursday, 3 November 2016

Local Events on Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th November 2016

The Sisters of St Peter Claver will be holding a sale of work on Sunday 6th November, 2016.

Time: 10.30am to 3pm.
Venue: St Joseph's Parish Hall (rear of St Joseph's Church), Terenure Road East.
Access via Terenure Road East and Beechlawn Way.



The County Dublin Beekeepers' Association annual honey show will take place on Saturday 5th November, 2016.

Time: 10.30am to 4pm.
Venue: Christ Church Hall (Christ Church - Presbyterian), Highfield Road, Rathgar.
Access via Rathgar Road and Highfield Road.
Click here for more information.