Calendar continued (February 1, 2012)

Wed­nes­day, Feb. 8


Adult Ir­ish Ceili Dan­cing Amer­ic­an Le­gion hall, 301 E. God­frey Ave. Wed­nes­days. 7:30 p.m. 215-725-8055.

Aer­obics St. Bern­ard Seni­or Adult Pro­gram, 7340 Jack­son St. $2. Wed­nes­days. 9:15 a.m. 215-624-5920.

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

Arts and Crafts Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Be­gin­ners in­vited. Free. 12:30 p.m. 215-698-7300.

Art Ther­apy for Chil­dren Cen­ter for Fam­il­ies and Re­la­tion­ships, 1600 Magee Ave. Suit­able for ages 9 to 12. Wed­nes­days. 6 p.m. 215-537-5367.

Big Top Story Time Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Age-ap­pro­pri­ate stor­ies for ages 2-1/2 to 4 with a par­ent. Wed­nes­days. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0472.

Bingo St. Anne’s Seni­or Cen­ter, 2607 E. Cum­ber­land St. Pack­ages $5. Second Wed­nes­day of each month. Pur­chase sup­plies and pack­ages at 11 a.m. Bingo be­gins at 12:30 p.m. Also on Monday, Thursday and Fri­day af­ter­noons. Inf.: 215-426-9799.

Buf­fet-style Break­fast Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Second and fourth Wed­nes­day of each month. Space is lim­ited. 9 a.m. 215-831-2926.

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

Ceram­ics for Adults Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Dis­ston and Glen­loch streets. Wed­nes­days. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-338-0988.

Co-ed Box­ing Class for Adults and Teens North­east Com­munity Cen­ter, 2840 Holme Ave. No ex­per­i­ence is ne­ces­sary. Wed­nes­days at 7:30 p.m. 215-335-0870.

Core Train­ing Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Wed­nes­days. $5. 7 p.m. 215-698-7300.

Crochet­ing and Plastic Can­vas Class Ju­ni­ata Park Older Adult Cen­ter, 1251 E. Sedgley Ave. Wed­nes­days. $1. 1 p.m. 215-685-1490.

Dance Classes Pi­car­i­ello Play­ground, Red Li­on and Calera roads. Tap and bal­let for age 3 and older. $10 re­gis­tra­tion. Class fees will be col­lec­ted in three in­stall­ments. Time and cost: 215-685-9393. Also at: Lack­man Play­ground, 1101 Bart­lett St. Co-ed pro­gram for ages 3 to 5. Wed­nes­days. 5:30 p.m. 215-685-0370.

Ex­plor­ing the Life and Work of Jean-Michel Basqui­at Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. While cre­at­ing a Basqui­at-in­spired col­lage, par­ti­cipants will learn facts about and see se­lect works of the renowned Haitian artist. Pro­gram is suit­able for teens and chil­dren. 6 p.m. 215-685-0494.

ldquo;Fin­an­cial­ly­H­ers” Work­shop Series Cit­ibank, 2118 Cottman Ave. In­vest­ig­ate in­vest­ing: Learn how to save is the fourth in a five-part series on fin­an­cial em­power­ment for wo­men. Con­tin­ues Feb. 15. Light re­fresh­ments. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-989-CCCS.

“Glee” Singing Les­sons Pel­bano Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Bustleton and Solly av­en­ues. Suit­able for boys and girls 8 and older. Wed­nes­days through April. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Re­gister. 215-683-1975.

Golden Gals Ta­cony/May­fair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friend­ship St. $5. Wed­nes­days. 7 p.m. 215-335-3232.

Hebrew Les­sons for Adults Temple Beth Ami, 9201 Old Bustleton Ave. Free. Les­sons are taught at all levels. Wed­nes­days. 6 p.m. 215-673-2511.

“Help Your­self to Health” Work­shop Im­macu­late Mary Home, 2990 Holme Ave. Con­tin­ues Wed­nes­days through March 14. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-992-1858.

Hip-Hop/Funk/Tum­bling Classes for Boys Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Suit­able for ages 4 to 13. Wed­nes­days. Inf.: 267-475-7005.

In­tro to Dance May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter (JM­P­CC), 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Suit­able for ages 4-6. Wed­nes­days and Thursdays. 6 to 7 p.m. 215-683-1994.

Jazz/Hip Hop May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter (JM­P­CC), 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Ages 7-10 and 11-14 each Wed­nes­day and Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m.; ages 15 to adult Wed­nes­days from 8 to 9 p.m. 215-683-1994.

Kar­ate Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Cot­tage Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. Wed­nes­days. 6 to 7 p.m. $75 month. 215-685-8753.

Klein Mu­sic Makers Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. In­di­vidu­als who play an in­stru­ment and read mu­sic are in­vited. Wed­nes­days. 1:30 p.m. 215-698-7300.

Ladies Aer­obics Heitz­man Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 3631 Am­ber St. $5 re­gis­tra­tion plus $5 per class. 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. 215-685-1244.

Life Coach Work­shop Held at a loc­a­tion in the North­east Wed­nes­days through Feb­ru­ary. Learn to de­vel­op a healthy life­style and get or­gan­ized. 7 p.m. Inf.: 215-725-1995.

Lit­er­ary Speed Dat­ing for Singles at the Free Lib­rary Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Single adults, ages 35-45, are in­vited. Par­ti­cipants are en­cour­aged to bring a book they loved, hated, or just want to talk about as an icebreak­er. Mingle and light re­fresh­ments at 5:30 p.m. Speed dat­ing be­gins at 6 p.m. Free. Pre-re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired. 215-685-8755.

Plan­ning for Life after High School for People with Dis­ab­il­it­ies 8th Po­lice Dis­trict, 3100 Red Li­on Road. Hos­ted by Phil­adelphia Po­lice and Fire As­so­ci­ation for Han­di­capped Chil­dren. Train­ing of­fers guid­ance to fam­il­ies and those with dis­ab­il­it­ies on how to design a suc­cess­ful trans­ition pro­cess for stu­dents mov­ing from high school to adult­hood. 7 to 9 p.m. Re­gister. 267-773-5295.

Pray­er Ser­vice Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home chapel, 6500 Tabor Ave. 7 p.m. 215-697-8000.

Scrap­book­ing Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4625 Rich­mond St. Sup­plies provided. Bring your own book and pho­tos. Wed­nes­days. $5 per class. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-1247.

Sil­ver­Sneak­ers MS­ROM Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Free. Wed­nes­days. 9:15 a.m. 215-698-7300.

Sil­ver­Sneak­ers Tai Chi Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 1 to 2 p.m. 215-697-8007.

Sil­ver­Sneak­ers Yoga Stretch May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter (JM­P­CC), 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Wed­nes­days. $3 per class if not a Sil­ver­Sneak­ers mem­ber. 11 a.m. 215-683-1994. Also at: Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Move your body through a series of seated and stand­ing yoga poses. Non-mem­bers $3 per class. Wed­nes­days at 9 a.m. Re­gister. 215-613-1070.

Step & Sculpt Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. $6 per class. 6:35 p.m. 215-612-4576.

Tae Kwon Do Gif­ford Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 575 Tom­lin­son Road. Ages 5 to 8 at 7 p.m.; ages 8 to 11 at 8 p.m. $60 per month. Uni­form in­cluded with the first pay­ment. 215-685-0377.

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

Wa­ter Aer­obics Pro­gram Holy Re­deem­er Sports Medi­cine Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. 5:30 p.m. Also on Sat­urdays at 10 a.m. Mem­bers $62, non-mem­bers $80. Pre-re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Yoga Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. $10 per class. Wed­nes­days at 6 p.m. and Sat­urdays at 10 a.m. 215-613-1070.

Zumba Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. $6 per class. 7:40 p.m. 215-612-4576. Also at: Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. $5. Wed­nes­days. 6 p.m. 215-698-7300. More at: Jar­del Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Cottman Av­en­ue and Pen­n­way Street. $5 per class. Wed­nes­days and Thursdays. 7 p.m. 215-685-0596. An­oth­er at: Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. $12 per class. Wed­nes­days. 7:15 p.m. 215-613-1070. And at: Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Wed­nes­days and Mondays. $7. 7 p.m. 267-475-7005.


Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Fa­cil­it­ated by Helene Co­hen. Wed­nes­days. 12:45 p.m. 215-698-7300.

Gam-Anon and Gam­blers An­onym­ous St. Dav­id’s Luther­an Church, Academy Road and Linden Av­en­ue. Pro­grams are for those with a gambling prob­lem, their fam­ily and friends. Wed­nes­days. 7 p.m. Hot lines: 1-888-442-7085 (GA), 1-888-213-3945 (Gam Anon).

Golden Age Seni­ors Good Shep­herd Luther­an Church, Cottman Av­en­ue and Er­drick Street. (Use Er­drick Street en­trance.) Wed­nes­days. Noon to 3 p.m. 215-331-9680.

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

L/Cpl. Joel Bern­stein Post 791 Jew­ish War Vet­er­ans Gl­end­ale Up­town Home, 7800 Bustleton Ave. Meets the second Wed­nes­day of each month. All men and wo­men who served in the mil­it­ary are in­vited. 8 p.m. 215-742-6350.

“My Weigh” Weight-loss Sup­port Group 11410 Bustleton Ave. Wed­nes­days. $5. Inf.: 215-947-4040.

Nar­cot­ics An­onym­ous 12-Step Pro­gram Somer­ton United Meth­od­ist Church, Wes­ley Room, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Wed­nes­day. 8 p.m. 215-673-2745.

Par­ents/Care­givers/Fam­ily/Edu­cat­ors of Chil­dren with ADD/AD­HD Sup­port Group Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, con­fer­ence room 4, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Meets second Wed­nes­day. 6:30 p.m.

Rhawn­hurst Seni­ors Pel­bano Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Bustleton and Solly av­en­ues. Wed­nes­days. 9 a.m.

Thursday, Feb. 9


Aer­obic Yoga Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. $5. 7 p.m. 215698-7300.

Civil War Class Man­or Col­lege, 700 Fox Chase Road, Jen­k­in­town. “Open­ing the War in the West” fo­cuses on early 1862 battles at Fort Donel­son and Shiloh. Three-part Thursday class. $65. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-884-2218.

“Hair­spray” Pro­duc­tion Gratz Col­lege, Mel­rose Av­en­ue and Old York Road, Mel­rose Park. Presen­ted by Beth Sho­lom and Adath Je­shur­un Play­ers. 7:30 p.m. Also: Feb. 11 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 12 at 3 p.m. Tick­ets: 215-887-1342.

Haitian Mu­sic and Folk­lore Pro­gram Bush­rod Lib­rary, 6304 Castor Ave. Learn about the cel­eb­rated tales of the is­land through the rhythms pop­u­lar in Haitian cul­ture. Each par­ti­cipant will cre­ate a rhythm in­stru­ment and play along. Suit­able for chil­dren and teens. 4 p.m. 215-685-1471.

Heal­ing Ex­er­cise Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Thursdays. 9:30 a.m. 215-698-7300.

Sil­ver­Sneak­ers MS­ROM Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. 215-697-8007.


Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group Gen­es­is Baptist Church, 6440 Rising Sun Ave. Meets second Thursday. 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-424-0323, 215-725-0902.

Burholme Com­munity Town Watch and Civic As­so­ci­ation United Meth­od­ist Church of the Re­deem­er, Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues. All pro­spect­ive Town Watch mem­bers are in­vited. 7 p.m. 215-722-4901.

North­east Phil­adelphia Ra­dio Con­trol Club Wood­haven Cen­ter, 2900 Southamp­ton Road. Meets the second Thursday of each month. 7:30 p.m.

Pennsylvania Fish Cul­tur­ist As­so­ci­ation Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6000 Rising Sun Ave. The group meets the second Thursday of each month, ex­cept Ju­ly and Au­gust. 7:30 p.m. 856-428-1431.

Fri­day, Feb. 10


Be­ne­fit for Vicki Cum­mings Smo­keEat­ers Pub, 7681 Frank­ford Ave. Money raised will help off­set un­covered med­ic­al ex­penses and un­fore­seen costs. Also, a por­tion of pro­ceeds will be donated to Fox Chase Can­cer Cen­ter. $35. 7 to 10 p.m. 215-292-3926.

“Holi­ness in the Or­din­ary” Week­end Re­treat Moth­er Bon­iface Spir­itu­al­ity Re­treat Cen­ter, 3501 Solly Ave. Broth­er Richard Mc­Cann will guide par­ti­cipants in look­ing at an in­teg­rated spir­itu­al­ity and an open­ness to God’s pres­ence in pray­er, si­lence and ser­vice. Re­treat be­gins today at 7 p.m. and con­cludes Sunday after the noon meal. 267-350-1831.

Re­lax­a­tion, Breath­ing & Med­it­a­tion Ses­sion Holy In­no­cents St. Paul’s Church, 7001 Tor­res­dale Ave. Wear loose cloth­ing and bring a mat or tow­el. Free. Second Fri­day. 6 p.m. 215-624-1144. 

Snacks by the Pound in­Home Shop­ping Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Foun­tain Room, 6500 Tabor Ave. Par­tial pro­ceeds be­ne­fit PPH. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 215-697-8000.


Tor­res­dale Boys Club 4500 Linden Ave. Feb. 26. Auto­mot­ive parts and gen­er­al in­door/out­door flea mar­ket. Hos­ted by North­east Muscle Car Club. In­door and out­door vendor space avail­able. Inf.: 267-307-8662.

Fath­er Judge High School 3301 Solly Ave. March 3. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by the school band. Tables $30, spaces $25. Inf.: 215-338-9494.

A.L. FitzPatrick School 11061 Knights Road. May 19. Out­door craft show/flea mar­ket. Rain date May 20. Sponsored by Fitz/PVO. Spaces $20 each, two for $35. Inf.: 215-281-2646. ••

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