Northeast Times

Events (July 11, 2012)

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Thursday, Ju­ly 12

EVENTS

 

Craft of the Week Pro­gram Holmes­burg Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. Suit­able for school-age chil­dren. Preschool­ers wel­come if ac­com­pan­ied by an adult. Thursdays through Ju­ly 26. Sponsored by Friends of Holmes­burg Lib­rary. 3 p.m. 215-685-8756.

Dis­tri­bu­tion of Farm Mar­ket Vouch­ers Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Van trans­port­a­tion is avail­able through Rhawn­hurst NORC. 215-320-0351, Ext. 4.

Pro­gram for Seni­ors Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. A rep­res­ent­at­ive from the Fair Hous­ing Com­mis­sion will dis­cuss the or­gan­iz­a­tion and the ser­vices it of­fers. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8007.

Teen Game Days Frank­ford Lib­rary, 4634 Frank­ford Ave. Suit­able for age 12 and older. Play Wii, board games and more. Bring a game to share. Thursdays through Aug. 9. 2:30 p.m. 215-685-1473.

Teen Thursdays! Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Ro­bot­ics, movies, gam­ing and more for teens and tweens. Thursdays through Aug. 9. 3 to 5 p.m. 215-685-0472.

MEET­INGS

Liv­ing in My Genes Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Wo­men’s Health­care at Southamp­ton, 45 Second Street Pike, Southamp­ton. Wo­men and men who may have a ge­net­ic risk for can­cer can share con­cerns and ex­plore is­sues sur­round­ing screen­ing and pre­vent­at­ive care. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

North­east Phil­adelphia Ra­dio Con­trol Club Fly­ing field at Ben­jamin Rush State Park, just north of the in­ter­sec­tion of Roosevelt Boulevard and Southamp­ton Road. Meets the second Thursday of each month. 7 p.m. www.NEPRCC.org

Ta­cony Town Watch, Inc. and Holmes­burg Town Watch Dis­ston Baptist Church, Tor­res­dale Av­en­ue and Dis­ston Street. 7 p.m.

 

Fri­day, Ju­ly 13

EVENTS

Bingo for Kids Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Prizes to the win­ners. Snacks for all. 11 a.m. 215-685-0549.

Con­cert Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation, 1277 Southamp­ton Road. Fea­tures Matt Gauss Band. Free. The pub­lic is in­vited. Food and bever­ages will be avail­able for pur­chase. 7 to 9 p.m. Will be held in­doors in case of rain. 267-257-3094.

Eagles Book­mobile Vis­it Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Suit­able for ages 5 to 12. 11:30 a.m. 215-685-0472.

Fam­ily Movie Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Con­tin­ues Fri­days through Aug. 31. 2 p.m. 215-685-0472.

Fatima Holy Hours for World Peace St. Mar­tin of Tours Church, Roosevelt Boulevard and Chel­ten­ham Av­en­ue. Sponsored by Phil­adelphia Arch­dioces­an Di­vi­sion of the World Apostolate of Fatima. 7 p.m.

Lan­caster Farm­ers Mar­ket Vis­it Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Fresh fruits and ve­get­ables will be avail­able. 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-698-7300.

MEET­INGS

High­er Liberty Group for Men 4716 Tyson Ave. This is a City Church of Phil­adelphia Min­istry. Pro­gram is for men that hun­ger for a real ex­per­i­ence with a real God. Fri­days. 7 p.m. 215-695-0531, 215-331-7575.

Sat­urday, Ju­ly 14

EVENTS

Breast Can­cer Fund-raiser Cur­ran’s Ir­ish Inn, out­side bar, 6900 State Road. $35 each or two for $60, in­cludes mu­sic, roast beef, beer, wings, salad and desserts. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit The 3-Day Walk. 2 to 6 p.m. Tick­ets can be pur­chased at the door. 267-229-4860.

Dog and Cat Ra­bies Clin­ic and Shots Riders of the Park arena, 8600 Krewstown Road. $10 dona­tion. Ad­di­tion­al shots avail­able. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Be­ne­fits Riders of the Park: Pennypack. 267-901-7855.

Tots ‘n’ Torah Old York Road Temple Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Young chil­dren and their fam­il­ies be­gin Shab­bat morn­ing on the play­ground at 9:30 a.m. and then cel­eb­rate Shab­bat with mu­sic, ser­vice, arts and crafts and snack at 10 a.m. 215-886-0650.

Un­der­stand­ing Grief Work­shop Holy Re­deem­er Home­Care, 12265 Town­send Road. Ses­sion is for those who have re­cently ex­per­i­enced the death of a loved one. Free. 10 to 11:30 a.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

MEET­ING

AARP Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, 6500 Tabor Ave. Dan­ish, donuts, cof­fee and tea will be avail­able for $1. Noon. 215-697-8000.

FLEA MAR­KET

Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation 900 E. How­ell St. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215-756-7292.

Sunday, Ju­ly 15

EVENTS

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

St. Vladi­mir Ukrain­i­an Church Pic­nic Tryzub Sport Cen­ter, 1 Lower State Road, Hor­sham. Liturgy cel­eb­rated at noon. Pic­nic runs noon to 4 p.m. with eth­nic and pic­nic foods, mu­sic, bar, sports, chil­dren’s games and more. $5 per per­son. 215-927-2287.

Sum­mer Fun Show, Tack Sale and Flea Mar­ket 8600 Krewstown Road. Hos­ted by Riders of the Park:Pennypack. Sev­en sponsored classes in­clude hal­ter, walk trot, gaited, walk trot canter, dol­lar bill, Si­mon Says and pole bend­ing. $10 each class or $60 for all sev­en. Spec­tat­ors $5. Spaces at tack sale and flea mar­ket avail­able for dona­tion of $10. Half of funds raised be­ne­fit Phil­adelphia Moun­ted Po­lice. 8 a.m. 267-901-7855, as­burykathy@com­cast.net

MEET­ING

South Phil­adelphia Post 98 Jew­ish War Vet­er­ans USA Casino Deli Res­taur­ant, 2425 Welsh Road. Open to any man or wo­man who served in the mil­it­ary. As­so­ci­ate mem­bers also in­vited. Meets third Sunday of each month. 10 a.m. 215-332-5047, 215-969-6700, Ext. 212 (leave mes­sage).

Monday, Ju­ly 16

EVENT

Dia­betes Self-Man­age­ment Pro­gram Pro­vin­cial­ate of the Sis­ters of the Holy Re­deem­er, 521 More­don Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Learn to con­trol your dia­betes so it will not con­trol you. Con­tin­ues daily through Ju­ly 20. 7 to 9 p.m. Phys­i­cian re­fer­ral is re­quired. Pa­tients are re­spons­ible for any co-pays and/or de­duct­ibles. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

MEET­INGS

Adath Je­shur­un Wo­men’s As­so­ci­ation Book Club Con­greg­a­tion Adath Je­shur­un, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. The book “Hearts of Fire” by El­len Brazer will be dis­cussed. 8 p.m. 215-635-6611.

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

Take Back Your Neigh­bor­hood Group Max My­ers Play­ground, Oak­land Street and Magee Av­en­ue. 7 p.m. 215-205-2167.

The Com­pas­sion­ate Friends, Bustleton Chapter Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Fed­er­al Cred­it Uni­on, 2068 Red Li­on Road. Group is for fam­ily mem­bers griev­ing the death of a child, re­gard­less or age or cause. 7 p.m. 215-396-0460.

Tues­day, Ju­ly 17

EVENTS

AARP Stand­ard Driver Safety Pro­gram Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette com­munity room, 8580 Ver­ree Road. For drivers 50+. Con­tin­ues Ju­ly 18. Par­ti­cipants must at­tend both days to re­ceive com­ple­tion cer­ti­fic­ate. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. AARP mem­bers with card $12, non-mem­bers $14. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

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

Birth­day Cel­eb­ra­tion Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Cel­eb­rate all Ju­ly birth­days with a birth­day cake and en­ter­tain­er Mi­chael Cin­tron. Free. 215-698-7300.

Blue Deer Storytelling Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Suit­able for chil­dren in kinder­garten through grade five. This is an Out­reach Lec­ture pro­gram sponsored by the Uni­versity of Pennsylvania Mu­seum of Ar­chae­ology and An­thro­po­logy. 7 p.m. 215-685-0472.

Cheer­lead­ing and Foot­ball Re­gis­tra­tion Holmes­burg Boys Club, 7756 Dit­man St. Re­gis­tra­tion for ages 5-16 con­tin­ues on Tues­days and Thursdays through Ju­ly. 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Chil­dren’s Sum­mer Read­ing Game Pro­gram Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Tues­days through Aug. 7 at 7 p.m. 215-685-0472.

Preschool Story Time Holmes­burg Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. Stor­ies, rhymes and col­or­ing for preschool­ers 3 to 5 ac­com­pan­ied by an adult. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-8756.

Seni­or Health Sem­in­ar Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. A rep­res­ent­at­ive from Aria Health will dis­cuss a health-re­lated top­ic. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8007.

Sounds of Swing Per­form­ance Glen Fo­erd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Premi­um seat­ing in the air-con­di­tioned tent costs $3 for non-mem­bers. Only 160 seats are avail­able on a first come, first served basis. Lawn seat­ing is free for all. 7 p.m. 215-632-5330.

Teen Book Club Frank­ford Lib­rary, 4634 Frank­ford Ave. Suit­able for age 12 and older. En­joy good books, con­ver­sa­tion and snacks. Tues­days through Aug. 14. 2:30 p.m. 215-685-1473.

Voter Re­gis­tra­tion Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. If you have moved, changed your name or lost your card you can re­gister today. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 215-698-7300.

MEET­ING

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

Wed­nes­day, Ju­ly 18

EVENTS

“Anime” for Teens Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. See two epis­odes of “Big Win­dup! Oo­furi,” Part 1 starts at 2 p.m. 215-685-0549.

Aquat­ic Ex­er­cise Classes Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Wed­nes­days and Sat­urdays through Sept. 1. Non-mem­bers $80. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 1-800-818-4747.

Look Good, Feel Bet­ter Pro­gram Charles A. and Betty Bott Can­cer Cen­ter at Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, first floor, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. This Amer­ic­an Can­cer So­ci­ety and Na­tion­al Cos­met­o­logy As­so­ci­ation pro­gram helps wo­men un­der­go­ing can­cer treat­ment look and feel bet­ter. 6 to 8 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Mah Jongg Con­greg­a­tion Adath Je­shur­un, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Time and info.: 215-635-6611. Also at: Old York Road Temple Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Wed­nes­days through Ju­ly 25. Bring your card. Mah Jongg sets and cards for sale. 7 p.m. 215-886-8000.

Pennypack Park Mu­sic Fest­iv­al Band­shell near the en­trance of Cresco Av­en­ue and Welsh Road. Fea­tures Ir­ish night with Jam­is­on Celt­ic Rock and The Hoo­ligans. Free. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. 7 to 9:30 p.m. 215-574-2100.

Ret­ro­spect­ive of “The Jew­el in the Crown” Series North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. The pro­gram, also known as the Raj Quar­tet, will be shown epis­ode by epis­ode. See epis­ode 2 today. 3 p.m. 215-685-0512.

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

Thursday, Ju­ly 19

EVENTS

AARP Driver Safety Re­fresh­er Pro­gram The Vil­lages at Pine Val­ley club­house, 8540 Ver­ree Road. For drivers age 50 and older. Cop­ies of driver’s li­cense and com­ple­tion cer­ti­fic­ate from a pre­vi­ous two-day class are re­quired to par­ti­cip­ate. Mem­bers with AARP card $12, non-mem­bers $14. 6 to 10 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747. 

Art Pro­gram Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Sponsored by Phil­adelphia Arts in Edu­ca­tion. Con­tin­ues Ju­ly 26, Aug. 2, 9 and 16. 2:30 p.m. Space is lim­ited. Re­gister at the lib­rary. 215-685-0549.

Daisy Jug Band Per­form­ance Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home so­cial hall, 6500 Tabor Ave. 7 p.m. 215-697-8000.

Ger­man Prot­est­ant Ser­vice Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, 6500 Tabor Ave. 11 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Hear­ing Screen­ings Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Re­com­mend­a­tions will be made based on your score at the time of the test. Free. 9 to 11:45 a.m. No ap­point­ments are ne­ces­sary. 215-698-7300.

Or­al Health Aware­ness for Seni­ors Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. A rep­res­ent­at­ive from San­ford Brown In­sti­tute will dis­cuss the im­port­ance of or­al health, good dent­al hy­giene and how or­al health af­fects over­all well be­ing. Also on Ju­ly 26. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8007.

Fri­day, Ju­ly 20

EVENTS

Con­cert Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation, 1277 Southamp­ton Road. Fea­tures No Ir­ish Need Ap­ply (Celt­ic rock and folk mu­sic). Free. The pub­lic is in­vited. Food and bever­ages will be avail­able for pur­chase. Will be held in­doors in case of rain. 7 to 9 p.m. 267-257-3094.

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.

Sum­mer Con­cert Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation, 1277 Southamp­ton Road. Fea­tures No Ir­ish Need Ap­ply (Celt­ic rock and folk). Food and bever­age spe­cials avail­able. Will be held in­doors if it rains. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-969-9356.

 

VENDOR ALERT

Bustleton Lib­rary Bustleton Av­en­ue and Ver­ree Road. Flea mar­ket. Ju­ly 25. Sponsored by Friends of the Bustleton Av­en­ue Lib­rary. Spaces $10. Pre-re­gister by e-mail to Mur­ray1381@hot­mail.com

Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation 900 E. How­ell St. Flea mar­kets. Aug. 11 and Sept. 8. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendor spaces avail­able. 215-756-7292. ••

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