Northeast Times

Events (December 12, 2012)

Start­Frag­ment

Thursday, Dec. 13

 

EVENTS

 

Adult Paint­ing Classes Re­sur­rec­tion Re­gion­al Cath­ol­ic School, Castor and Shelmire av­en­ues. Be­gin­ners and more ex­per­i­enced stu­dents will re­ceive in­di­vidu­al­ized in­struc­tions in their choice of me­dia. Ten-week ses­sions avail­able Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. or Fri­days from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Cost and inf.: 215-742-1127.

A.M. Jump Start Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Thursdays. $4.50 per class drop-in fee. 7:15 to 8 a.m. 215-612-4576.

Bingo Cannstat­ter Volks­fest Ver­ein, 9130 Academy Road. Sponsored by Die Al­ten Her­ren des Cannstat­ters. Thursdays. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 6:30 p.m. 215-332-0121, 215-673-7734.

Body Blast with Barb Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Thursdays. $6 per class drop-in fee. 5:30 to 6:25 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Cairn­wood by Candle­light 1005 Cathed­ral Road, Bryn Athyn. Fea­tures a jazz trio, tours, a dis­play of Vic­tori­an gowns, yu­letide desserts and more. $20. 7:30 p.m. Pre­ferred park­ing $5. 215-947-2004, www.cairn­wood.org

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

Car­dio Sculpt with Ket­tle­bell Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Thursdays. $6 per class drop-in fee. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Girl Scouts Im­manuel Luther­an School, 1015 Cottman Ave. For girls in grades one to 12. Thursdays. 7 p.m. E-mail as­lla@aol.com for more in­form­a­tion.

Heal­ing Ser­vice Con­greg­a­tion Adath Je­shur­un, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Up­lift­ing ser­vice of song, med­it­a­tion, shar­ing and pray­er for those who seek bet­ter health and those grate­ful for re­cov­ery will be led by Rabbi Sey­mour Rosen­bloom. Time and inf.: 215-635-6611.

Kar­ate Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays. 8 to 9 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Knit­ting Club Mitchell Play­ground, 3700 White­hall Lane (be­hind Han­cock Demon­stra­tion School). Learn to knit or learn some new skills. All ages in­vited. $5 per class. Thursdays. 6 to 8 p.m. 215-685-9394.

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

Pilox­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Seni­or Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Fo­cus will be on the CARIE-T-SAP pro­gram, which as­sists riders of the SEPTA shred-ride pro­gram. 10 a.m. At 1 p.m., a re­gistered di­eti­cian shows how to give fa­vor­ite re­cipes a healthy spin.  215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Thursdays. $3 per class drop-in fee. 9 to 10 a.m. 215-612-4576. Also at: 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 Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Wii Bowl­ing Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Thursdays. 12:30 p.m. 215-831-2926.

Yoga Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Thursdays. $6 per class drop-in fee. 7:35 to 8:35 p.m. 215-612-4576. Also at: May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 10 a.m. $5 per class. 215-683-1994.

 

MEET­INGS

 

Burholme Com­munity Town Watch and Civic As­so­ci­ation United Meth­od­ist Church of the Re­deem­er, Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues. Guest speak­er will be City Coun­cil­wo­man Maria Quinones-Sanc­hez. Re­fresh­ments fol­low the meet­ing. 7 p.m. 215-722-4901.

Busi­ness Net­work In­ter­na­tion­al (BNI), NE Phil­adelphia Net­work­er Chapter Cot­tage Green, 9001 Ashton Road. Net­work­ing meet­ing held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Vis­it­ors in­vited. The only charge is the cost of your meal. Thursdays. 215-864-0500.

North­east Phil­adelphia Ra­dio Con­trol Club Wood­haven Cen­ter, 2900 Southamp­ton Road. 7:30 p.m. www.neprcc.org

North­east Fibromy­al­gia/CFS Sup­port Group Beth­esda Pres­by­teri­an Church, back en­trance, 808 Red Li­on Road. Fea­tures a hol­i­day gath­er­ing and cel­eb­ra­tion of Ar­lene Port­er’s 70th birth­day. 12:30 p.m. 215-393-3493.

PA Fish Cul­tur­ist As­so­ci­ation Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Rising Sun Av­en­ue and Comly Street. 7:30 p.m. 856-428-1431.

Nicot­ine An­onym­ous Paul’s Run, 9896 Bustleton Ave. This is a 12-step sup­port pro­gram for those who want to stop us­ing nicot­ine. Thursdays. 4:30 p.m. 215-939-6491.

 

Fri­day, Dec. 14

 

EVENTS

 

Adult Belly Dan­cing Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Fri­days. 7 to 8 p.m. 267-475-7005.

Bingo St. Jos­aphat, Dis­ston and Dit­man streets. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m. Kit­chen on premises. Held every Monday and Fri­day. 215-338-1125. Also at: Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 366, 7976 Ox­ford Ave. Re­fresh­ments are avail­able. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit vet­er­ans’ needs. Fri­days. 7 p.m. 215-728-9412.

Bok­wa Group Ex­er­cise Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. High-en­ergy car­dio class where par­ti­cipants dance the al­pha­bet and sweat the di­gits. Fri­days, 6:30 p.m. and Sundays at 10 a.m. 215-613-1070.

Christ­mas Con­cert Somer­ton United Meth­od­ist Church, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Be­ne­fits the Liber­ia Edu­ca­tion Pro­ject. Fea­tures Steve Za­k­usilo at the or­gan, pi­ano, raise band and bell choir. Light re­fresh­ments served. A free-will of­fer­ing will be taken. 3 to 4:30 p.m. 215-673-2745.

“White Christ­mas” Per­form­ances Mitchell Per­form­ing Arts Cen­ter, 800 Tom­lin­son Road, Bryn Athyn. Presen­ted by Academy of the New Church sec­ond­ary schools. 8 p.m. Con­tin­ues Dec. 15 at 2 and 8 p.m. Tick­ets $15, $12 for high school and col­lege stu­dents. Call for tick­ets. 267-502-4810 or vis­it www.anc­ss.org

 

MEET­ING

 

Great­er North­east Phil­adelphia Cham­ber of Com­merce Break­fast Meet­ing Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity, Cam­pus Cen­ter, room 115, Frank­ford Av­en­ue and Steven­son Lane. Re­gis­tra­tion be­gins at 8:15 a.m. Break­fast meet­ing at 8:30 a.m. Dr. J. Barry Dickin­son, dean of the uni­versity’s School of Busi­ness, will speak on the top­ic of “Prac­tic­al Mar­ket­ing: What really works to drive busi­ness today?” 215-332-3400.

 

Sat­urday, Dec. 15

 

EVENTS

 

AAA Seni­or Ba­sic and Re­fresh­er De­fens­ive Driv­ing Course Great­er Phil­adelphia Re­alty School, 7725 Castor Ave. Re­fresh­er course from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., ba­sic class from 9 a.m. to ap­prox­im­ately 4 p.m. Ba­sic course costs $25 for mem­bers, $30 for non-mem­bers; re­fresh­er course costs $19 for mem­bers, $24 for non-mem­bers. A dis­count is avail­able for couples. 1-877-457-0711.

Adult Edu­ca­tion Ha­nukkah Lunch & Learn Con­greg­a­tions of Ner Zedek, 7520 Bustleton Ave. Cel­eb­rate the hol­i­day with fel­low con­greg­ants, friends and fam­ily. Shab­bat ser­vice will be fol­lowed by lunch and learn pro­gram. $15. Call for time. 215-728-1155.

Be­gin­ner Yoga Class St. Luke’s Par­ish hall, 1946 Welsh Road. Stu­dents must bring their own yoga mat. $10 drop-in fee. 10 to 11:15 a.m. 267-738-8393

Brownies Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Suit­able for girls in first and second grades. Sat­urdays. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-685-8734.

CPR Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. In­fant, child and adult CPR train­ing be­gins at 10 a.m. $25. Pre-re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired. 267-298-8235.

Friends of Pennypack Park Re­cyc­ling Ab­ra­ham Lin­coln High School, Ry­an Av­en­ue park­ing lot. All pa­per products, in­clud­ing card­board, alu­min­um cans, cloth­ing, print­er cart­ridges, cell phones and pack­ing pea­nuts are ac­cep­ted. Vis­it the free book table. 9 a.m. to noon. 215-934-PARK.

Great­er Phil­adelphia Chor­ale Con­cert St. Jerome Church, 8100 Col­fax St. Winter Won­der­land per­form­ance fea­tures hol­i­day fa­vor­ites. A free-will of­fer­ing will be ac­cep­ted. 7:30 p.m. 215-313-5363, www.gp­chor­ale.com

Gym­nastics Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Suit­able for ages 5 to 8. Sat­urdays. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-8734.

Lunch with Santa Row­land Com­munity Cen­ter, 400 Myrtle Ave., Chel­ten­ham. Sponsored by East Chel­ten­ham Com­munity Coun­cil. $3. 11:30 a.m. Tick­ets must be pur­chased in ad­vance. 215-663-0505.

Melvina’s Dance Class Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Sat­urdays. Ages 10 to 16 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; adults and seni­ors from 3 to 4 p.m. 215-685-8734.

North­east Philly Com­edy Cab­aret Ra­mada Hotel, 11580 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures new com­ic night plus Sim­plee Dee. 9 p.m. $15 ad­mis­sion. Re­ser­va­tions re­com­men­ded. 215-676-5653.

Strictly Tone Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Sat­urdays. $4.50 per class drop-in fee. 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. 215-612-4576.

Tuck­er’s Tales Pup­pet Theatre Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. En­joy “Jingle Bell the Cat,” a hol­i­day ver­sion of Aesop’s fable “Belling the Cat.” 2 p.m. 215-685-8755.

 

BAZAAR/FLEA MAR­KET

 

Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. In­door flea mar­ket/Christ­mas bazaar. Food and re­fresh­ments will be avail­able. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pho­tos with Santa avail­able from 10 a.m. to noon. 215-831-2926.

 

Sunday, Dec. 16

 

EVENTS

 

6th An­nu­al Vis­con­to Fam­ily St. Fran­cis Inn Blanket Drive Drop off blankets at the Vis­con­to Fu­ner­al Home, 2031 Vista St. or at 11949 Glen­field St. 1 to 3 p.m. www.vis­con­to­fu­ner­al­home.com

Men’s Club of Con­greg­a­tions Shaare Shamay­im Brunch 9768 Ver­ree Road. Shar­on Schmidt, Re­gion­al Dir­ect­or of Amer­ic­an Red Magen Dav­id is the guest speak­er. The pub­lic is in­vited. $7 for paid-up mem­bers and guest, $10 for all oth­ers. 10 a.m. Re­ser­va­tions needed. 215-676-7486.

“Mir­acle of Ha­nukkah” Hol­i­day Spec­tac­u­lar Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. The 90-minute hol­i­day con­cert is be­ing staged as part of the JCC’s ob­serv­ance of the Jew­ish Fest­iv­al of Lights and to bring to­geth­er Rus­si­an fam­il­ies in the com­munity to cel­eb­rate the mir­acle of the sea­son. Noon. Tick­ets cost $5 and can be pur­chased by call­ing 215-698-7300.

Mus­cu­lar Strength & Range of Move­ment Class with Cor­rine Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. 9:30 a.m. 215-698-7300.

Pi­l­ates Sculpt & Tone Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Sundays, 11 a.m. to noon and Tues­days, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

“Sil­ver Strings” Per­form­ance Ne­sham­iny Mall, next to the Barnes & Noble store. The en­semble of 12 vi­ol­in stu­dents, ages 8 to 12, from Set­tle­ment Mu­sic School’s three branches will per­form clas­sic­al and hol­i­day mu­sic. 1 to 2 p.m.

“The Light of Christ­mas” Cal­vary Me­mori­al Church, 7200 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures the sanc­tu­ary choir and pa­geant. Free. Nurs­ery avail­able for chil­dren age 4 and young­er. 6 p.m.

 

MEET­ING

 

Jew­ish War Vet­er­ans Post 98 Casino Deli Res­taur­ant, 2425 Welsh Road. Any man or wo­man who served in the mil­it­ary is eli­gible to join. The group was ori­gin­ally based in South Phil­adelphia. As­so­ci­ate mem­bers also in­vited. Meets third Sunday of each month. 10 a.m. 215-332-5047, 215-969-6700, Ext. 212.

 

Monday, Dec. 17

 

EVENTS

 

Ac­ryl­ic Paint­ing Jar­del Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 1400 Cottman Ave. Suit­able for teens to adults. Mondays. 7:30 to 9 p.m. 215-728-7328.

Are You Saved? Study­ing Bib­lic­al Sal­va­tion At a loc­a­tion in the North­east. Mondays. 7:30 p.m. Call for ap­point­ments. 215-941-4710.

Bal­let and Tap Classes Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Ages 2-1/2 to 5 at 5:30 p.m. 267-475-7005.

Be­gin­ner Bridge Game/Tu­tori­al St. Leo Church rect­ory, Key­stone Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. Free. Mondays. 7 p.m. 215-333-0340.

Car­dio High In­tens­ity Train­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. and Wed­nes­days, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Car­dio Tone Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Mondays. $6 per class drop-in fee. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Car­mella Tot Re­cre­ation Pro­gram Car­mella Tot Re­cre­ation Preschool, 2150 Wakeling St. This is a learn and play preschool pro­gram for ages 3 to 5. Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon. $100 per month plus a one-time re­gis­tra­tion fee of $15. 215-685-1235.

Chair Yoga Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Mondays. $3.50 per class drop-in fee. 6:30 to 7 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Com­puter Class for Be­gin­ners May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Mondays. $3 per class. 10 a.m. 215-683-1994.

Dance Classes Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Tap and bal­let avail­able for girls ages 5 and older. $20 for the month is due at re­gis­tra­tion. Time and inf.: 215-685-1242. Also at: Ta­cony/May­fair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friend­ship St. Offered by Miss Susan’s En­ter­tain­ment & Dance. Bal­let, tap, jazz/hip hop and more avail­able for ages 3 and older. Time and inf.: 215-335-3232, 267-257-9494.

Dy­nam­ic and Iso­met­ric Strength­en­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

In­tro­duc­tion to Foster Par­ent­ing Friends Hos­pit­al, Scat­ter­good  Build­ing, 4641 Roosevelt Blvd. Presen­ted by First Home Care. Ori­ent­a­tion classes are on-go­ing. Free. 10 a.m. to noon. 215-305-4854.

Preschool Story Time Lawn­crest Branch Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Pro­gram in­cludes stor­ies, songs, an easy craft and snack. Suit­able for chil­dren ages 2 to 5 and their care­givers. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0549.

Pride of Erin School of Ir­ish Dance Classes LAOH Club, Rhawn Street and Frank­ford Av­en­ue. Step dan­cing, 7 to 8 p.m., $7; ceili, 8 to 9 p.m., $7, or both classes for $10. Mondays. 215-206-3662.

Tot Preschool with Miss Biddy Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Suit­able for ages 3 to 5. Mondays, Wed­nes­days and Thursdays through May from 9 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-8734.

Zumba Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Mondays. $6 per class drop-in fee. 7:05 to 8:05 p.m. 215-612-4576. Also at: Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Mondays and Tues­days. $5 per class. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215-685-8753.

 

MEET­INGS

 

Mary Moth­er of Cap­tives Cath­ol­ic So­cial Ser­vices, second floor, 7340 Jack­son St. Sup­port group is for those with a loved in pris­on. Pen Pals are needed. 7 p.m. 215-698-7656.

North­wood Academy Charter School Board At the school, 4621 Castor Ave. 5 p.m.

St. Chris­toph­er Seni­or Club Holy Fam­ily hall (un­der the church), 13301 Proc­tor Road. New mem­bers are in­vited. Meets the first and third Monday. 9:30 a.m. 215-673-4366.

Take Back Your Neigh­bor­hood  Group Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. 7 p.m. 215-205-2167.

The Com­pas­sion­ate Friends Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Fed­er­al Cred­it Uni­on, 2068 Red Li­on Road. Group is for fam­ily mem­bers griev­ing the death of a child, re­gard­less of age or cause. To­night’s pro­gram is the group’s an­nu­al chil­dren’s me­mori­al ser­vice. 7 p.m. 215-396-0460.

 

Tues­day, Dec. 18

 

EVENTS

 

75th Glen­cairn Christ­mas Sing Con­cert Glen­cairn Mu­seum, 1001 Cathed­ral Road, Bryn Athyn. Fea­tures Glen­cairn Horns (cur­rent and former mem­bers of the Phil­adelphia Or­ches­tra), so­loists, audi­ence car­ol­ing, read­ings from the Christ­mas story, and the Academy of the New Church Chor­al and Hand Bell choirs. 8 p.m. 267-502-2600. 

AARP Driver Safety Re­fresh­er Pro­gram Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, com­munity room, 8580 Ver­ree Road. De­signed to help drivers age 50 and older im­prove their skills and pre­vent traffic ac­ci­dents. Bring a copy of your driver’s li­cense and com­ple­tion cer­ti­fic­ate from a pre­vi­ous two-day class. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mem­bers $12, non-mem­bers $14. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Naz­areth Hos­pit­al’s Mari­an Con­fer­ence Cen­ter, 2601 Holme Ave. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Ap­point­ments re­com­men­ded. 215-335-6281.

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

Boys’ Hip-Hop, Funk and Tum­bling Dance Classes Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Suit­able for ages 3 to 14. Tues­days. 7 p.m. 267-475-7005.

Com­puter As­sist­ance Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Tues­days at 2 p.m. One-on-one ses­sions also honored by ap­point­ment. 215-831-2926.

Cub Scout Pack 160 Im­manuel Luther­an Church, 1013 Cottman Ave. Fam­ily-ori­ented pro­gram is de­signed for boys ages 7 to 10. Tues­days. 7 p.m. 215-783-6405.

ESL Classes Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation, 900 E. How­ell St. Tues­days and Thursdays. 6 to 8 p.m. 215-353-3235. 

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

Gentle Yoga Class Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Eight week in­tro­duct­ory class is held on Tues­days and costs $45. 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Great­er Phil­adelphia Chor­ale Re­hears­als St. Jerome church hall, 8100 Col­fax St. New mem­bers are in­vited. Tues­days. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-745-4695, www.gp­chor­ale.com

Joint Re­place­ment Sem­in­ar Jeanes Hos­pit­al, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Learn about the be­ne­fits of total joint re­place­ment, what can be ex­pec­ted in the hos­pit­al and after dis­charge and take a tour of the or­tho­paed­ic unit. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-4818.

Pi­l­ates with a Kick Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Tues­days. 6 to 6:45 p.m. $4.50 per class drop-in fee. 215-612-4576.

Seni­or Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Pro­gram fo­cuses on dia­betes self-man­age­ment and gluc­ose mon­it­or­ing. 9:30 a.m.  215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Tues­days. 9 a.m. $3 per class drop-in fee. 215-612-4576. Also at: May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Tues­days. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 11 a.m. 215-683-1994.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Step Up with Ket­tle­bell Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Tues­days. $4.50 per class drop-in fee. 6:50 to 7:35 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Tai Chi May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Tues­days. 10 a.m. 215-683-1994.

Yoga Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Eight-week Tues­day pro­gram costs $45. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747. Also at: Lack­man Play­ground, 1101 Bart­lett St. Class is for all levels. Bring a yoga mat. $5 per class. Tues­days. 7 to 8 p.m. 215-971-0404.

Zumba Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Tues­days, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. and Wed­nes­days, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

 

MEET­INGS

 

An­ger Man­age­ment Groups for Teens Cen­ter for Fam­il­ies and Re­la­tion­ships, 1600 Magee Ave. Suit­able for boys and girls ages 13 to 17. Tues­days. 6 p.m. Ap­point­ments: 215-537-5367.

Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, first floor con­fer­ence room 1, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Group is for those griev­ing the loss of a fam­ily mem­ber or friend. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Lawn­crest Com­munity As­so­ci­ation St. Wil­li­am par­ish hall, Argyle and Rob­bins streets. 7 p.m. 215-342-5642.

Men’s Only Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Home­Care of­fice, 12265 Town­send Road. Group of­fers men an op­por­tun­ity to un­der­stand their ex­per­i­ence and sup­port one an­oth­er. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Re­gister. 215-856-1215.

North­wood Civic As­so­ci­ation St. James Luther­an Church, Castor Av­en­ue and Pratt Street. 7 p.m. 215-856-3310.

 

Wed­nes­day, Dec. 19

 

EVENTS

 

Aer­obics Class Mitchell Play­ground, 3700 White­hall Lane (be­hind Han­cock Demon­stra­tion School). Space is lim­ited. Wed­nes­days. $5 per class. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 215-685-9394.

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

Big Top Story Time Bustleton Branch Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Suit­able for chil­dren ages 2-1/2 to 4. Wed­nes­days. 10:30 to 11 a.m. 215-685-0472.

Bingo Pel­bano Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Bustleton and Solly av­en­ues (use ramp en­trance on Solly Av­en­ue). Join the Rhawn­hurst Seni­or Cit­izens Bingo Club for those 55 and older every Wed­nes­day. 10:30 a.m. 215-742-9928.

Car­dio Blast Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. $6 per class drop-in fee. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Cof­fee House Kar­don In­sti­tute for Arts Ther­apy, 10700 Knights Road. Fea­tures The Time­less Broth­er­hood (Kar­don’s rock band) and some in­di­vidu­al per­form­ances. The art stu­dio will also be open for vis­it­ors to cre­ate a tile to be ad­ded to the Kar­don com­munity mur­al. Re­fresh­ments provided. Free. 6 to 8 p.m. 215-637-2077, www.kar­don­in­sti­tute.org

Free Mid­week Pick-Me-Up Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. Noon to 12:30 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Life Coach Train­ing Sem­in­ar At a loc­a­tion in the North­east. Free. 7 p.m. Call for loc­a­tion. 215-725-1995.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Tai Chi Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 1 to 2 p.m. 215-697-8000.

Tone with Tina Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. $3.50 per class drop-in fee. 6:35 to 7:05 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Yoga Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Wed­nes­days. $10 drop-in fee. 6 to 7 p.m. 215-613-1070.

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

Zumba Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. $6 per class drop-in fee. 7:10 to 8:10 p.m. 215-612-4576.

 

MEET­INGS

 

An­ger Man­age­ment Groups for Chil­dren Cen­ter for Fam­il­ies and Re­la­tion­ships, 1600 Magee Ave. Suit­able for boys and girls ages 7 to 12. Wed­nes­days. 6 p.m. Ap­point­ments: 215-537-5367.

Great­er Bustleton Civic League Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Fed­er­al Cred­it Uni­on Car­riage House, 2060 Red Li­on Road. 7 p.m. www.gb­c­league.com

 

Thursday, Dec. 20

 

EVENTS

 

Bari­at­ric Sur­gery In­form­a­tion Ses­sion Mercy Sur­gery of­fice, Naz­areth Hos­pit­al Phys­i­cian Of­fice Build­ing, Suite 205, 2701 Holme Ave. Learn about the sur­gery op­tions and sup­port ser­vices. 4:30 to 6 p.m. Re­gister. 1-855-537-7968.

Bingo Cannstat­ter Volks­fest Ver­ein, 9130 Academy Road. Sponsored by Die Al­ten Her­ren des Cannstat­ters. Thursdays. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 6:30 p.m. 215-332-0121, 215-673-7734.

Christ­mas Con­cert Fath­er Judge High School, 3301 Solly Ave. Free. Presen­ted by the school’s mu­sic de­part­ment. Free. The pub­lic is in­vited. 7 p.m.

Girl Scouts Im­manuel Luther­an School, 1015 Cottman Ave. For girls in grades one to 12. Thursdays. 7 p.m. as­lla@aol.com

Hol­i­day Cel­eb­ra­tion North­east Par­ent and Fam­ily Re­source Cen­ter, 4101 Chalf­ont Ave. Event is co-hos­ted with the Cen­ter City PFRC. In­form­a­tion about loc­al re­sources will be avail­able. Re­fresh­ments will be served and prize giveaways will be avail­able. 3 to 4:30 p.m. 215-281-3623, 215-281-3606.

Kar­ate Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays, 8 to 9 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Pilox­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Seni­or Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. The cen­ter wel­comes back WOAR (Wo­men Or­gan­ized Against Rape), whose ser­vices are not just for wo­men and do not just cov­er as­sault. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Yoga Classes Pi­car­i­ello Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 10811 Calera Road. Suit­able for all levels. Bring a yoga mat. Thursdays. $8 drop-in fee or $20 for four weeks. 6:50 to 8:15 p.m. 267-738-8393.

 

MEET­INGS

 

Unite, Inc. Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, first floor phys­i­cians’ lounge, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Group provides grief sup­port fol­low­ing the loss of a baby, in­clud­ing mis­car­riage, ec­top­ic preg­nancy, still­birth and in­fant death. 7 to 9 p.m. Re­gister. 215-643-3344.

Up­per Holmes­burg Civic As­so­ci­ation St. Domin­ic’s Mari­an Hall, 8532 Frank­ford Ave. The group holds its Christ­mas party at 7 p.m.

 

Fri­day, Dec. 21

 

EVENT

 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, at­ri­um and aud­it­or­i­um, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Call 1-800-GIVE LIFE or vis­it www.red­cross­blood.org for an ap­point­ment.

 

VENDOR ALERT

 

comments powered by Disqus