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Riverward upcoming events for this week, July 11

Keep up to date on neigh­bor­hood events throughout the sum­mer with our cal­en­dar.

Dor­ney Park trip

The Phil­adelphia Parks and Re­cre­ation Dis­trict 2 trip to Dor­ney Park and Wild­wa­ter King­dom will be on Tues­day, Ju­ly 17 through the Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter.

Tick­ets with bus trans­port­a­tion are $37; tick­ets without bus trans­port­a­tion are $30. All money is due by Thursday, Ju­ly 12 at 6 p.m.

If trav­el­ing by bus, be at the cen­ter by 8 a.m. The bus will leave Dor­ney Park at 5 pm. See the rec. cen­ter staff for tick­ets or more in­form­a­tion. The rec. cen­ter is loc­ated at 4625 Rich­mond St., and can be reached at 215-685-1247. ••

St. Adal­bert bazaar

The par­ish’s sum­mer bazaar will be held Thursday through Sat­urday, Au­gust 2 through Au­gust 4, be­gin­ning at 6 p.m. each night at 2645 E. Al­legheny Ave.

Browse the flea mar­ket, en­joy homemade Pol­ish food, and en­joy the Pol­ish Amer­ic­an String Band Thursday, a polka trio Fri­day and con­tin­ent­al Pol­ish mu­sic Sat­urday. ••

LSH seeks art teach­er

The seni­or cen­ter of the Luther­an Set­tle­ment House, at 1340 Frank­ford Ave., would like to re­cruit a re­tired art teach­er for its Tues­day morn­ing class. Small sti­pend avail­able. Please call Peggy at 215-426-8610x2306. ••

Sum­mer bas­ket­ball league

The Han­cock Re­cre­ation Cen­ter will host; chil­dren ages 13 and un­der and those 14 to 16 years old may par­ti­cip­ate. The league fee will be $100 per team, of which $50 will be re­fun­ded if your team does not for­feit any games.

Of­fi­cial league bas­ket­ball shirts and a coach shirt will be provided. Each team will pay its own ref­er­ee’s fee.

For fur­ther info., please call Coach Larry or Coach Don at 215-685-9886 or 215-685-9877 week­day af­ter­noons. ••

St. John Can­ti­us re­union

St. John Can­ti­us ele­ment­ary school is look­ing for con­tact in­form­a­tion for class of 1962 gradu­ates for a 50th an­niversary re­union in Novem­ber this year. Please con­tact Joe L. at joelaz48@ve­r­i­zon.net or 215-313-1676; or Terry at tdsjc@com­cast.net or 215-535-6667. ••

Kon­rad Square flea mar­ket

The Friends of Kon­rad Square will host a flea mar­ket on Sat­urday, Ju­ly 14 and Sat­urday, Ju­ly 28 at Kon­rad Square at Tulip and Dauph­in streets from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. To rent a space, call Vicky at 215-426-9654. ••

Mar­garet “Peg” Mc­Cook sports tour­na­ment

The tour­na­ment will be held Ju­ly 20, 21, and 22 at Cione Play­ground at Le­high and Ara­mingo av­en­ues and at Co­hox Play­ground at Ce­dar and Cam­bria streets. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the Amer­ic­an Can­cer So­ci­ety and stu­dent schol­ar­ships.

In the tour­na­ment, there will be: men’s and wo­men’s soft­ball, bas­ket­ball and soc­cer for $125; youth soc­cer for $100; youth bas­ket­ball for $75, horse­shoes for $25 per throw­er, plus a 5K run on Ju­ly 21 for $25. 

For spe­cif­ic times, dates and loc­a­tions, con­tact Joe Mc­Cook at 267-767-9123 or Mark Lav­elle at 267-982-7900. In­ter­ested youth soc­cer teams can con­tact Jen Ricco at 267-325-1416. ••

FNA zon­ing meet­ing

On Tues­day, Ju­ly 17 at 7:30 p.m., the Fishtown Neigh­bors As­so­ci­ation zon­ing com­mit­tee will dis­cuss plans for 1100 E. Hewson St.

The meet­ing will take place at the Fishtown Rec. Cen­ter, 1202 E. Mont­gomery Ave. All res­id­ents of Fishtown are eli­gible to vote. Please bring proof of res­id­ence. ••

You can reach at star@bsmphilly.com.

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