Northeast Times

Events (August 29, 2012)

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Thursday, Aug. 30

EVENTS

 

Breast Health Edu­ca­tion Pro­gram Mead­ows Hous­ing, 4649 Paul St. “Passing on Wis­dom” is presen­ted by Phil­adelphia Cor­por­a­tion for Aging. In­cludes dis­cus­sion on breast can­cer pre­ven­tion, risk factors, signs, symp­toms and treat­ment op­tions. Free. 2 to 3:30 p.m. 215-535-3010.

Car­dio Cir­cuit May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. 11 a.m. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 215-683-1994.

Jeanes Thrift Shop Re­open­ing 7963 Ox­ford Ave. The shop, man­aged by the Jeanes Hos­pit­al Aux­il­i­ary, has been re­stocked with fall and winter items. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215-728-2131.

Mas­quer­ade in­Home Shop­ping Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home so­cial hall, 6500 Tabor Ave. 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Par­tial pro­ceeds be­ne­fit PPH. 215-697-8000.

Mixed Me­dia Art Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. 12:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 9:30 a.m. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 215-683-1994.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. Thursdays at 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8007.

Yoga May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 10 a.m. $5 per class. 215-683-1994.

Fri­day, Aug. 31

EVENTS

Digi Found­a­tion Beef-and-Beer/Con­cert Fund-raiser Cannstat­ter’s Park (in the tent), 9130 Academy Road. All pro­ceeds be­ne­fit Chil­dren’s Hos­pit­al of Phil­adelphia. Fea­tures vari­ous en­ter­tain­ers and more. Tick­ets cost $35; ages 13 to 20 cost $20; chil­dren 12 and young­er ad­mit­ted free with an adult. 6 to 11 p.m. 215-332-0121, 215-983-5200.

Fam­ily Movie Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. 2 p.m. 215-685-0472.

Lan­caster Farm­ers Mar­ket Vis­it Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-698-7300.

MEET­ING

R.A.D. Book Club Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. This is the last sum­mer ses­sion. School sup­plies for the “Good in the Neigh­bor­hood” pro­ject in sup­port of the Drued­ing Cen­ter will be col­lec­ted. Club is for chil­dren in grades two through nine. Sponsored by Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary. 12:30 to 2 p.m. 215-685-0494.

Sat­urday, Sept. 1

EVENTS

Ba­sic Com­puter Class with Trans­la­tion in Hindi North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. Hands-on class meets in the com­puter lab. Fun­ded with Fed­er­al Lib­rary Ser­vice Tech­no­logy Act funds. Also Sept. 8 and 29. Space is lim­ited. 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Re­gister at the third floor ref­er­ence desk one-half hour be­fore the class. 215-685-0525.

Con­ser­va­tion/Res­tor­a­tion Pro­jects in the Pennypack Hos­ted by Phil­adelphia Parks and Re­cre­ation and Friends of Pennypack Park. Vo­lun­teers are in­vited. Com­munity ser­vice hours are avail­able. Held the first Sat­urday of each month. Loc­a­tions vary. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Info.: 215-685-0119.

Sunday, Sept. 2

EVENTS

Classroom Thrift Shop Re­open­ing Temple Men­orah Kene­seth Chai, 4301 Tyson Ave. The shop is com­pletely re­stocked for fall and winter. Open Monday through Fri­day, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Closed Sat­urdays.

Com­munity Fair Boulevard Sev­enth Day Ad­vent­ist Church, 8441 Roosevelt Blvd. Free. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rep­res­ent­at­ives from so­cial ser­vice agen­cies and pub­lic util­ity com­pan­ies will be avail­able. Also, Moon Bounce for kids, health screen­ings, live mu­sic, a Free­Cycle giveaway of gently used cloth­ing and house­hold goods for those in need and more. Snacks all day and lunch from noon to 2 p.m. 215-335-3454.

The Hym­nz! In Con­cert Cal­vary Me­mori­al Church, 7200 Roosevelt Blvd. (at Cottman Av­en­ue). This year’s con­cert is “A New Day Dawn­ing.” Free. 6 p.m. Park­ing is avail­able. Nurs­ery care will be provided.

Monday, Sept. 3

EVENT

Broad­way Sings in Con­cert Con­greg­a­tions of Ner Zedek, 7520 Bustleton Ave. Pat­rons $200 (in­cludes four tick­ets and re­cep­tion); be­ne­fact­ors $100 (in­cludes two tick­ets plus re­cep­tion); gen­er­al ad­mis­sion $36. All seats re­served. Sponsored by Firstrust Bank. 1:30 p.m. 215-728-1155, 215-725-2912.

Tues­day, Sept. 4

EVENTS

Art Ex­hib­it Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity Art Gal­lery, lower level of the Edu­ca­tion and Tech­no­logy Cen­ter, 9801 Frank­ford Ave. Fea­tures works of six artists from the Phil­adelphia Chapter of the Wo­men’s Caucus for Art. Ex­hib­its are free. Runs through Sept. 26, Monday through Fri­day, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sat­urday and Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. 267-341-3418.

Bingo Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Every Tues­day, Wed­nes­day and Fri­day. 12:45 p.m. 215-831-2926.

GED Classes Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation, 900 E. How­ell St. 5 to 8 p.m. 215-353-3235. 

Gentle Yoga Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. This is an in­tro­duc­tion to ba­sic yoga poses. Tues­days through Oct. 23 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Eight-week class costs $45. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Kri­p­alu Yoga Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Tues­days through Oct. 23 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eight-week class costs $45. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Pennypack Seni­or Bowl­ing League Thun­der­bird Lanes, 3081 Holme Ave. Tues­days. 10:30 a.m. 215-333-4764.

Pro­tect Your Vot­ing Rights North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. Learn about the new voter ID law and what you must do to vote. Also, find out how you can work at your elec­tion pre­cinct from Jorge Santana and Tracey Gor­don, Deputy Com­mis­sion­ers, City of Phil­adelphia. Hos­ted by North­east Philly for Peace & Justice. 6 to 9 p.m. 215-338-8420.

Wed­nes­day, Sept. 5

EVENTS

Be­gin­ner Span­ish Class May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. $5. Wed­nes­days. 1 p.m. 215-683-1994.

Dance Classes Ta­cony/May­fair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friend­ship St. Hos­ted by Miss Susan’s En­ter­tain­ment & Dance.

Kri­p­alu Yoga Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Wed­nes­days through Oct. 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. or 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Eight-week class costs $45. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Pennypack Park Mu­sic Fest­iv­al Band­shell near the park en­trance at Cresco Av­en­ue and Welsh Road. Fea­tures Tues­day’s Gone per­form­ing south­ern rock and Jer­sey Bound with a trib­ute to ZZ Top. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Free. 7 p.m. 215-574-2100.

Ret­ro­spect­ive of “The Jew­el in the Crown” Series North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. Epis­ode 8 will be shown at 3 p.m. 215-685-0512.

Yoga Stretch May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 11 a.m. 215-683-1994.

MEET­ING

Hear­ing Loss As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Lib­rary, 625 Red Li­on Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Terry Krutz from Loop Amer­ica will present a Power­Point pro­gram on loop­ing and what it means to those with hear­ing loss. The Phil­adelphia-Sub­urb­an and North­east Chapter meets from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215-698-0980.

Thursday, Sept. 6

EVENT

Jew­ish Com­munity Seni­or Re­source Fair Miri­am and Robert Rieder House, 10102 Jam­is­on Ave. Seni­ors can get in­form­a­tion on ser­vices avail­able to them from Jew­ish or­gan­iz­a­tions in the com­munity. Presen­ted by JRAid, JEVS Hu­man Ser­vices and Fed­er­a­tion Hous­ing, Inc. 10 a.m. 610-660-0190.

MEET­ING

TLA Rhawn­hurst Rhawn­hurst Pres­by­teri­an Church, Lor­etto Av­en­ue and Lans­ing Street. All wid­ows and wid­owers are in­vited. 7 p.m. 215-744-7838, 215-745-9119. 

VENDOR ALERT

St. An­drew’s Epis­copal Church 500 Somer­ton Ave. Sept. 7 and 8. Fall fest­iv­al and craft show. Spaces $20 for one night, $30 for two nights. 215-673-5938.

Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter 4601 Rich­mond St. Sept. 8. Craft fair/flea mar­ket. Hos­ted by Brides­burg United Meth­od­ist Church. Spaces $15. Inf.: 267-738-5414.

Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation 900 E. How­ell St. Sept. 8. Flea mar­ket. Vendor spaces avail­able. Inf.: 215-756-7292.

River’s Edge Nurs­ing and Re­hab­il­it­a­tion Cen­ter 9501 State Road. Sept. 8. Flea mar­ket. Vendors needed. Inf.: 215-632-5700.

Arch­bish­op Ry­an High School front park­ing lot, 11201 Academy Road. Sept. 15. Flea mar­ket. Hos­ted by the march­ing band. Spaces $20. Inf.: 267-334-5064.

Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette Re­tire­ment Com­munity 8580 Ver­ree Road. Sept. 15. Flea mar­ket. Tables $10. Inf.: 215-214-2834.

All Saints Church, Rhawn­hurst 1811 Lo­ney St. Sept. 22. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15. Inf.: 215-742-3687.

Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 821 4404 Sal­mon St. Sept. 22. Flea mar­ket/craft show. Spaces $10, with table $15. Inf.: 215-288-4312.

Dis­ston Park 6900 Key­stone St. (between Long­shore Av­en­ue and Dis­ston Street). Sept. 22 and Oct. 20. Flea mar­kets. Sponsored by Ta­cony Civic As­so­ci­ation. Spaces $10. Inf.: 215-338-2575, ta­co­n­ycivic@ya­hoo.com

Navy De­pot park­ing lot, 700 Rob­bins Ave. (off Ox­ford Av­en­ue). Sept. 22. Craft fair and flea mar­ket. Spaces avail­able. Inf.: 215-697-0885.

St. Kath­er­ine of Si­ena park­ing lot, 9700 Frank­ford Ave. Sept. 22. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $25, with table $35. Re­serve by Sept. 15. Inf.: 215-637-7548, jdeessr@ve­r­i­zon.net

Christ the King Par­ish Mor­rell Av­en­ue and Chester­field Road. Sept. 23. In­door flea mar­ket. Tables $15. Inf.: 215-632-1772.

Good Shep­herd United Meth­od­ist Church 10901 Calera Road. Sept. 29. Flea mar­ket/craft show. Spaces $20 each, two for $35. Inf.: 215-632-1929, 215-875-7255.

Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity 9801 Frank­ford Ave. Sept. 29. Flea mar­ket and fall fest­iv­al. Sponsored by Stu­dents At Your Ser­vice. Spaces $15, two for $25. Inf.: 267-341-3729 or e-mail SAYS@holy­fam­ily.edu

St. Leo the Great park­ing lot, 6658 Key­stone St. Sept. 29. Flea mar­ket. Tables $15, two for $25. Inf.: 215-333-0340.

Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter 4601 Rich­mond St. Oct. 6. Craft fair/flea mar­ket. Sponsored by the Brides­burg Coun­cil of Churches. Spaces $15. Inf.: 267-738-5414.

Beth­esda Pres­by­teri­an Church 808 Red Li­on Road. Flea mar­ket. Oct. 6. Spaces $15, two for $25. Inf.: 215-464-3131 dur­ing of­fice hours.

Me­mori­al Church of St. Luke 1946 Welsh Road. Flea mar­ket. Oct. 6. Spaces $15 in ad­vance, $20 day of event. Inf.: 215-969-3645.

Aria Hos­pit­al, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus park­ing gar­age, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Oct. 13. Flea mar­ket. Hos­ted by Aux­il­i­ary. Spaces $20. Inf.: 215-831-2179 by Oct. 1 for re­ser­va­tion pack­et.

Me­mori­al Pres­by­teri­an Church of Fox Chase 7902 Ox­ford Ave. Oct. 13. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15, with table $20. Inf.: 215-632-1345.

New Found­a­tion Charter School Rhawn Street and Tor­res­dale Av­en­ue. Oct. 13. Flea mar­ket. Spaces avail­able. Inf.: 215-624-8100.

St. Hubert High School cafet­er­ia, Bleigh Av­en­ue and Dit­man Street en­trance. Oct. 27. Craft show. Tables avail­able. Inf.: 215-673-9850. ••End­Frag­ment 

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