Northeast Times

Events (December 5, 2012)

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Thursday, Dec. 6

 

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.

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.

Hol­i­day Wreath Mak­ing PHS Mead­ow­brook Farm, 1633 Wash­ing­ton Lane, Mead­ow­brook. Dur­ing this hands-on ses­sion par­ti­cipants will dec­or­ate an ever­green wreath with nat­ur­al ma­ter­i­als, pine cones, seed pods and bows. You may bring ele­ments to cus­tom­ize your own wreath. 6 to 8 p.m. Inf.: www.mead­ow­brook­farm.org

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.

Mr. Dav­id’s Draw­ings, Songs and Sil­li­ness Lawn­crest Branch Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. 1:15 p.m. 215-685-0549.

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

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.

Tree Light­ing and Pho­tos with Santa Holmes­burg Com­munity Cen­ter, Dit­man and Rhawn streets. 7 p.m. Pho­tos with Santa will be taken at 6 p.m. Re­fresh­ments served. Sponsored by MARC and the Holmes­burg Re­cre­ation Ad­vis­ory Coun­cil.

Vendor Night St. Hubert High School, cafet­er­ia, Bleigh Av­en­ue and Dit­man Street en­trance. Hos­ted by St. Hubert Par­ents As­so­ci­ation. In ad­di­tion to many spe­cialty vendors, a pre­cious metals vendor will be on hand. 6:30 to 9 p.m.

“White Christ­mas — The Mu­sic­al” Per­form­ances McBride Hall, St. Kath­er­ine of Si­ena Par­ish, 9700 Frank­ford Ave. Per­formed by the Si­ena Play­ers. 7:30 p.m. Con­tin­ues Dec. 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 9 at 2 p.m. $10 in ad­vance, $12 at the door. 215-284-8680.

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.

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.

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.

 

Fri­day, Dec. 7

 

EVENTS

 

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

Bingo 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. Also on Dec. 21. 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.

“Coach” Bingo St. Jerome School hall, 3031 Stam­ford St. One au­then­t­ic Coach hand­bag will be awar­ded per round. Tick­ets cost $30 by ad­vance pur­chase only. Par­ti­cipants must be 21 or older to at­tend. 7 to 10 p.m. Inf.: www.St.Jerome­Coach­Bingo@hot­mail.com

Drama Club for Chil­dren Lower May­fair Play­ground, Rob­bins Av­en­ue and Hawthorne Street. Grades 1 to 5 at 4:45 p.m.; grades 6 to 8 at 5:45 p.m. $50. Re­gister. 215-685-1227.

Drama Present­a­tion Second Baptist Church, Frank­ford, 1801 Mead­ow St. “Take Me to the King” will be presen­ted by the SBC Drama Min­istry. A free-will of­fer­ing will be ac­cep­ted. 7 p.m. Also on Dec. 8 at 5 p.m. 215-533-6222.

“Singin’ in the Rain” Per­form­ances Little Flower High School, 1000 Ly­coming St. 7:30 p.m. $10 gen­er­al ad­mis­sion, seni­ors $7, stu­dents with ID and chil­dren age 10 and young­er $5. Con­tin­ues Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 9 at 2 p.m. www.lit­tle­flower­high­school.org

“The Little Mer­maid, Jr.” Per­form­ances Fox Chase School, Rhawn and Ridge­way streets. Per­formed by The Act­ors’ Group in as­so­ci­ation with Phil­adelphia Parks & Re­cre­ation. Con­tin­ues Dec. 8. All per­form­ances are at 7:30 p.m. Adults $9, chil­dren $6. Tick­ets are avail­able at the door. 215-742-7753.

“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. 8 and Dec. 15 at 2 and 8 p.m. and Dec. 14 at 8 p.m. Tick­ets $15, $12 for high school and col­lege stu­dents. Call for tick­ets. 267-502-4810 or vis­it www.anc­ss.org

 

MEET­ING

 

Alzheimer’s Care­givers Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, 8580 Ver­ree Road. Learn about the dis­ease, ap­proaches to care­giv­ing, ad­vances in re­search and ad­vocacy, and share your ex­per­i­ences. 10:30 a.m. to 1230 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

 

Sat­urday, Dec. 8

 

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

Break­fast with Santa Brides­burg Pres­by­teri­an Church, 2770 Pratt St. $5 per per­son. Bring a cam­era for photo with Santa. 9:30 a.m. Call for tick­ets. 215-870-3819.

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 Craft In­sect­ari­um, 8046 Frank­ford Ave. Learn about the Christ­mas spider, design and craft a Christ­mas card. 1 p.m. 215-335-9500.

Christ­mas Fest­iv­al, Chinese Auc­tion and Bake Sale St. Leo Con­vent, Tulip Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. Takes place fol­low­ing the 5 p.m. Mass. Con­tin­ues Dec. 9 after the 8, 10 and 11:30 a.m. Masses.

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

Hol­i­day Stop & Shop Be­ne­fit Nor­com Com­munity cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Fea­tures 40-plus vendors, food, Chinese auc­tion and gift wrap­ping. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Be­ne­fits Ovari­an Can­cer Re­search Fund.

Itali­an Night Me­mori­al Church of St. Luke, 1946 Welsh Road. $10, in­cludes din­ner and mu­sic. Call for re­ser­va­tions. 267-475-3190.

LEGO Club Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Chil­dren age 8 and older will make their own cre­ation or fol­low a theme. 2 p.m. 215-685-0549.

Lunch with Santa Em­manuel Re­sur­rec­tion Epis­copal Church, 8201 Frank­ford Ave. $5. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-624-8520.

May­fair Town Watch Cer­ti­fic­a­tion Class May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St Vin­cent St. 10:30 a.m. 215-983-9600.

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.

Un­der­stand­ing Grief Work­shop Holy Re­deem­er Home­Care and Hos­pice, 12265 Town­send Road. Pro­gram is for those who have re­cently ex­per­i­enced the death of a loved one. Free. 11:30 a.m. Re­gister. 215-856-1093.

Win­ter­fest Ta­cony Branch Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Noon to 3 p.m. Meet Santa from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Vic­tori­an car­ol­ers per­form at 12:30 p.m. Fea­tures oth­er hol­i­day fest­iv­it­ies and activ­it­ies. 215-685-8755.

 

BAZAARS/FLEA MAR­KETS

 

Ab­ra­ham Lin­coln High School 3201 Row­land Ave. Flea mar­ket. Hos­ted by Home and School As­so­ci­ation. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-571-9696.

Fath­er Judge High School 3301 Solly Ave. In­door flea mar­ket. Hos­ted by the mu­sic de­part­ment. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Spaces avail­able. 215-338-9494, Ext. 1148.

Frank­lin Towne Charter Ele­ment­ary School gym, 4259 Rich­mond St. Craft/bazaar. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 267-847-0218.

Ta­cony Academy Charter School 1330 Rhawn St. Winter bazaar. Fea­tures vendors, food, raffles, games and more. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215-439-4857.

 

Sunday, Dec. 9

 

EVENTS

 

Brides­burg Pres­by­teri­an Church 175th An­niversary Cel­eb­ra­tion 2770 Pratt St. Wor­ship with spe­cial mu­sic at 10 a.m. Lunch­eon in Fel­low­ship Hall at 11:30 a.m. Con­cert fea­tur­ing the Hal­le­lu­jah Sing­ers at 7 p.m. Re­fresh­ments fol­low the con­cert. A free-will of­fer­ing will be wel­come.

Christ­mas Bazaar St. Jos­aphat Ukrain­i­an Cath­ol­ic Church, school gym, 4521 Long­shore Ave. Tables $10 or two for $15. 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215-402-7111.

Con­cert for the Ad­vent Sea­son St. Cecil­ia Church, 535 Rhawn St. Mu­sica Con­cor­dia, an ecu­men­ic­al choir of 30 voices, will per­form hymns, chants and more. A free-will of­fer­ing will be ac­cep­ted. 4 p.m. Tick­ets are not re­quired.

Meet the Au­thor Ry­erss Mu­seum and Lib­rary, Burholme Park, 7370 Cent­ral Ave. Meet loc­al au­thor Di­nah Bucholz and have her sign cop­ies of her books “The Un­of­fi­cial Harry Pot­ter Cook­book” and “Un­of­fi­cial Nar­nia Cook­book.” Re­fresh­ments will be served. 1 to 2 p.m. 

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.

Roast Beef Din­ner Beth­esda Pres­by­teri­an Church, 808 Red Li­on Road. Chil­dren will be per­form­ing skits. Adults $7, with a dis­count for chil­dren. 5:30 p.m. 215-464-3131.

Ser­vice of Nine Les­sons and Car­ols St. Mark’s Church, Frank­ford, 4442 Frank­ford Ave. Caril­lon re­cit­al at 1:30 p.m. Or­gan pre­lude at 1:45 p.m. A re­cep­tion fol­lows the ser­vice. Guest choir is from Church of the Good Samar­it­an (Epis­copal) in Paoli. 215-535-0635.

“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. Also Dec. 16 at the same time.

 

Monday, Dec. 10

 

EVENTS

 

AARP Safe Driver Course Con­greg­a­tions of Shaare Shamay­im, 9768 Ver­ree Road. Two-part course con­tin­ues Dec. 11. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Re­new­al course held Dec. 13, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. AARP mem­bers $12, non-mem­bers $14. Re­gister. 215-677-1600.

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.

Christ­mas & Grief Talk Ma­ter Dol­orosa Church, Paul and Ru­an streets. The Rev. Joseph Leg­giere will give a talk on Get­ting through Christ­mas after the loss of a loved one. There will be time for ques­tions. Park­ing is avail­able across from the church. 7 p.m. 215-535-4036.

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.

“Fol­low the Star: World Nativ­it­ies” Ex­hib­i­tion Glen­cairn Mu­seum, 1001 Cathed­ral Road, Bryn Athyn. Monday through Sat­urday, through Jan. 6. Closed Dec. 17, 18, 24 and 25. Free. Noon to 4:30 p.m. Dona­tions ac­cep­ted. Oth­er pro­grams are also tak­ing place. Call for in­form­a­tion. 267-502-2600.

Health Sem­in­ar Chel­ten­ham Friends Meet­ing­house, Jeanes Hos­pit­al cam­pus, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. The Jeanes Arth­rit­is Group presents “Can­cer Pre­ven­tion & Treat­ment – Fo­cus: Colon and Rectal Can­cer.” Free. Light re­fresh­ments. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-4861.

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

 

Driz­in-Weiss Aux­il­i­ary Casino Deli, 2425 Welsh Road. The group meets and eats at 1 p.m. 215-464-2828.

Ta­cony Me­mori­al Amer­ic­an Le­gion Aux­il­i­ary Unit 735 7163 He­ger­man St. Meet­ing and Christ­mas party will take place at 6:30 p.m.

 

Tues­day, Dec. 11

 

EVENTS

 

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

In­ter­faith Hos­pit­al­ity Net­work In­form­a­tion Night St. Mar­tin of Tours School gym, 5450 Roosevelt Blvd. Those who at­tend will learn how to help home­less fam­il­ies and chil­dren in the North­east. 7 p.m.

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. 11 a.m. Also on Dec. 18 at 6 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-4818.

“Listen­ing with an Ad­vent Ear” Pro­gram Moth­er Bon­iface Spir­itu­al­ity Cen­ter, 3501 Solly Ave. The people of the Ad­vent scrip­tures, the songs and pray­ers will come alive dur­ing the pro­gram. 7 to 9 p.m. $15, in­cludes re­fresh­ments. Also Dec. 12, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Re­gister. 267-350-1830/1831.

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.

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.

Dis­abled Amer­ic­an Vet­er­ans (DAV), Chapter 6 Sal­va­tion Army, 5830 Rising Sun Ave. Wo­men vet­er­ans are in­vited to join. Free life mem­ber­ship is avail­able for dis­abled vet­er­ans age 80 and older. 1 p.m. 215-676-9211.

Holmes­burg Civic As­so­ci­ation Holmes­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Rhawn and Dit­man streets. 7:15 p.m. 215-332-6781.

Sur­viv­ors of Sui­cide Aria Hos­pit­al, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Group is for those who lost a loved one to sui­cide. 7:30 p.m. 215-545-2242.

 

Wed­nes­day, Dec. 12

 

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.

AJC - Har­old’s Table a Noon­time Dis­cus­sion Series Klein­bard Bell & Breck­er, 1650 Mar­ket St. City Coun­cil Pres­id­ent Dar­rell L. Clarke is the guest. Top­ic: The Charter, the City, the Agenda for the fu­ture. $15, in­cludes lunch. Noon to 2 p.m. Re­gister. 215-665-2300, fer­tikp@ajc.org

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.

Christ­mas Cel­eb­ra­tion and Tree Light­ing Glen Fo­erd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Tour the man­sion, en­joy mu­sic in the art gal­lery and en­ter­tain­ment for all. 4 to 7:30 p.m. Non-mem­bers $5, mem­bers and stu­dents un­der age 18 $4. Chil­dren un­der age free ad­mit­ted free. Car­ol­ing and tree light­ing are free for all and takes place at 7 p.m. 215-632-5330.

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

Ha­nukkah Cel­eb­ra­tion Con­greg­a­tions of Shaare Shamay­im, 9768 Ver­ree Road. Dav­id Dar­win will en­ter­tain with jug­gling, a sideshow and com­edy. En­joy lat­kas, jelly dough­nuts and more. Free. 6:30 p.m. Re­ser­va­tions needed. 215-677-1600.

Hol­i­day Re­cit­al and Open House Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. The North­east High School Se­lect Choir will en­ter­tain. Free hol­i­day re­fresh­ments. 6:15 p.m. 215-685-8755.

Life Coach Train­ing Sem­in­ar At a loc­a­tion in the North­east. Also Dec. 19. Free. 7 p.m. Call for loc­a­tion. 215-725-1995.

Meet Santa! Holmes­burg Branch Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Bring a cam­era. En­joy hol­i­day crafts and cook­ies. Santa will read stor­ies at 6 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Holmes­burg Lib­rary. 215-685-8756.

Movie Af­ter­noon St. Leo Con­vent, Tulip Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. “White Christ­mas” will be shown at 1 p.m.

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.

Weight-Loss Sem­in­ar Chel­ten­ham Friends Meet­ing­house, Jeanes Hos­pit­al cam­pus, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Free. 7 to 9 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-2273.

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, 2060 Red Li­on Road. 7 p.m.

Jew­ish War Vet­er­ans Klein JCC, Red Li­on Road and Jam­is­on Av­en­ue. Jew­ish war vet­er­ans from World War II to the present are in­vited. Meets the second Wed­nes­day of each month. 3 p.m. 215-673-6942.

Mar­ine Corps League, All Di­vi­sions De­tach­ment Iron­work­ers Hall, 11600 Nor­com Road. New mem­bers in­vited. 7:30 pm. 215-343-4602.

Meta Friends Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Wo­men’s Health­Care at Southamp­ton, 42 Second Street Pike, Southamp­ton. Men and wo­men with meta­stat­ic (stage IV) breast can­cer can share their ex­per­i­ences in a sup­port­ive up­beat en­vir­on­ment. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-934-7323.

 

Thursday, Dec. 13

 

EVENTS

 

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.

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

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

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 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.

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. Also at: Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Sat­urdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

 

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. 7 p.m. 215-722-4901.

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.

 

VENDOR ALERT

 

Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Dec. 15. In­door flea mar­ket/Christ­mas bazaar. Tables $15. 215-831-2926.

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