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Events (December 19, 2012)

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Thursday, Dec. 20

 

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.

Arts & Crafts North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 9 to 11 a.m. 215-685-0576.

Ball­room Dance North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 12:30 to 2 p.m. $2. 215-685-0576.

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.

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.

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.

Chess North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. 215-685-0576.

Com­puter Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 1:30 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0576.

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. E-mail as­lla@aol.com for more in­form­a­tion.

Hol­i­day Cel­eb­ra­tion North­east Par­ent and Fam­ily Re­source Cen­ter, 4101 Chalf­ont Drive. Hos­ted by the School Dis­trict of Phil­adelphia’s North­east and Cen­ter City Par­ent and Fam­ily Re­source Cen­ter. Fea­tures re­fresh­ments, prize giveaways, in­form­a­tion about loc­al re­sources and fun. 3 to 4:30 p.m. 215-281-3623, 215-281-3606.

Karaoke North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Thursdays (ex­cept third Thursday) from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. 215-685-0576.

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. The cen­ter wel­comes Wo­men Or­gan­ized Against Rape (WOAR), whose ser­vices are not just for wo­men and do not just cov­er as­sault. 10 a.m. 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

 

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.

Friends of Pennypack Park La­fay­ette-Holy Re­deem­er Cen­ter, 8580 Ver­ree Road. The group holds its an­nu­al hol­i­day so­cial at 7:30 p.m. Bring a fa­vor­ite ap­pet­izer, side dish or dessert. 215-934-PARK.

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.

Over­eat­ers An­onym­ous St. Al­bert the Great Church, 212 Welsh Road (near Pine Road), Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Thursdays. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Hot­line: 215-674-4418.

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 Christ­mas party at 7 p.m.

 

Fri­day, Dec. 21

 

EVENTS

 

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

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.

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.

Bingo for Kids Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. $5. Chil­dren re­ceive a slice of pizza and drink. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215-685-8753.

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.

Flower Ar­ran­ging Class Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Fea­tures hol­i­day-themed ar­range­ments. Bring a fa­vor­ite mug and pair of scis­sors. $5. Re­ser­va­tions re­quired. 7 p.m. 215-685-1242, pam­s­petals1@ya­hoo.com

Line Dan­cing North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Fri­days at 9:30 a.m., Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and Wed­nes­day at 12:30 p.m. 215-685-0576.

Lit­er­acy Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days at 10 a.m. 215-685-0576.

Shuffle­board North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Board avail­able to mem­bers at oth­er times. 215-685-0576.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Mus­cu­lar Strength Train­ing North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Monday and Wed­nes­day from 8:30 to 9 a.m. and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. $2 per class if not covered by your in­sur­ance. 215-685-0576.

Texas Hold’em North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days and Tues­days at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. 215-685-0576.

MEET­ING

Wid­ow & Wid­owers Sup­port Group North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days at 10 a.m. 215-685-0576.

 

Sat­urday, Dec. 22

 

EVENTS

 

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

“Blue Christ­mas” Wor­ship Re­deem­er United Meth­od­ist Church, Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues. Held for those whose grief and losses and life’s tur­moil make it dif­fi­cult to join in Christ­mas cel­eb­ra­tion. 6 p.m. Re­fresh­ments and con­ver­sa­tion fol­low. 215-342-7230.

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.

Christ­mas Con­cert St. An­selm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Road. 7:30 p.m.

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

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.

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.

 

Sunday, Dec. 23

 

EVENTS

 

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.

Monday, Dec. 24

EVENTS

Christ­mas Eve Ser­vices West­min­ster May­fair Pres­by­teri­an Church, Brous and Har­bison av­en­ues. 7 p.m. Park­ing avail­able in the church park­ing lot. All are in­vited to at­tend. Also at: St. An­selm Church, 12670 Dunks Ferry Road. Fam­ily Mass in Our Lady of Vic­tory Hall at 4 p.m. fea­tures the school choir. Mid­night Mass fea­tur­ing the adult choir singing chor­al and con­greg­a­tion­al songs be­gins at 11:30 p.m.

                       

We wish our read­ers a safe and Merry Christ­mas!

 

Wed­nes­day, Dec. 26

 

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.

Art Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. $2. Wed­nes­days with a pro­fes­sion­al in­struct­or from 2 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0576.

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 St. Jos­aphat, Dis­ston and Dit­man streets. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m. Kit­chen on premises. 215-338-1125. Also at: 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.

Birth­day Cel­eb­ra­tion Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Cel­eb­rate with cake, ice cream and en­ter­tain­ment. 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 215-831-2926.

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.

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

Pi­ano Les­sons North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Wed­nes­days at 1:30 p.m. 215-685-0576.

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

Tai Chi North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0576.

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.

Jew­ish Cul­ture Club North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0576.

 

Thursday, Dec. 27

 

EVENTS

 

Ball­room Dance North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 12:30 to 2 p.m. $2. 215-685-0576.

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.

Com­puter Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 1:30 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0576.

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

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

Passing on Wis­dom: Breast Health Aware­ness Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Re­ceive words of wis­dom from a sur­viv­or, lit­er­at­ure to pass along, re­fresh­ments and more. 10 to 11:30 a.m. 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.

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.

 

MEET­ING

 

Rhawn­hurst NORC Con­greg­a­tions of Ner Zedek, 7520 Bustleton Ave. The guest speak­er will be from Luther­an Set­tle­ment House’s care­giver sup­port pro­gram. Noon. 215-320-0351.

 

Fri­day, Dec. 28

 

EVENTS

 

Bingo St. Jos­aphat, Dis­ston and Dit­man streets. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Games start at 7 p.m. Kit­chen on premises. 215-338-1125.

Low-im­pact Aer­obics Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Con­tin­ues Tues­days and Fri­days through Feb. 8. 3 to 4 p.m. $39. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

 

Sat­urday, Dec. 29

 

EVENT

 

Ben­s­alem/North­east Philly Com­edy Cab­aret Ra­mada Hotel, 11580 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures new com­ic night plus Corey Al­ex­an­der. $10 ad­mis­sion. Re­ser­va­tions re­com­men­ded. 215-676-5653.

First Aid Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $45. Train­ing be­gins at 10 a.m. Pre-re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired. 267-298-8235.

 

Monday, Dec. 31

 

EVENT

 

Ben­s­alem/North­east Philly Com­edy Cab­aret Ra­mada Hotel, 11580 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures Joe Six-Pack “Sudsy,” John Kensil, Steve Go-Go and Mike Ca­sey. Ad­mis­sion to 8 p.m. show is $20, and $25 for 10:30 p.m. show. Re­ser­va­tions re­com­men­ded. 215-676-5653.

 

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