Northeast Times

Events (July 25, 2012)

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Thursday, Ju­ly 26

EVENTS

 

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

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

Foot­ball Sign-ups Max My­ers Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 1601 Heller­man St. Pan­thers Youth Pro­gram will con­duct foot­ball sign-ups today and to­mor­row (Ju­ly 27) from 6 to 8 p.m. $125. 267-978-4092.

Health­care Pro­vider CPR Course Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, fourth floor edu­ca­tion room, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Course is de­signed for health­care pro­fes­sion­als who re­quire a two-year cer­ti­fic­a­tion card and use of a pock­et mask. Bring a mask or add $10 to re­gis­tra­tion fee. A writ­ten test is re­quired. $75. 7 to 11 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

House­hold Haz­ard­ous Waste Dis­pos­al De­part­ment of Streets train­ing cen­ter, State Road and Ash­burn­er Street. Res­id­ents who signed up with Phil­adelphia Re­cyc­ling Re­wards Pro­gram will re­ceive a card with a code to get 100 points when they drop off haz­ard­ous waste today. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-686-5560.

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. 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.

Ta­cony Sum­mer Con­cert Series Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. Free. Fea­tures The Hoo­ligans with open­ing act Civic Minded Fools. Sponsored by Ta­cony Civic As­so­ci­ation. Bring chairs. Re­fresh­ments and re­strooms avail­able. 6:30 p.m.

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.

“The Wiz­ard of Oz” Per­form­ances Mitchell Per­form­ing Arts Cen­ter, Tom­lin­son Road and Hunt­ing­don Pike, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Presen­ted by Story­book Mu­sic­al Theatre. Con­tin­ues through Aug. 4. Show times are Tues­day to Fri­day at 10:30 a.m. and Sat­urday at 11 a.m. Adults $14, chil­dren $11. Group/camp dis­counts avail­able. 215-659-8550.

Fri­day, Ju­ly 27

EVENTS

Con­cert Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation, 1277 Southamp­ton Road. Fea­tures Goose Creek Pi­on­eers (blue grass). Food and bever­age spe­cials avail­able. Will be held in­doors if it rains. Free. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-969-9356.

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

Lan­caster Farms Pro­duce Sale Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Fresh fruits and ve­get­ables will be avail­able. 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215-698-7300.

R.A.D. Book Club Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. The group will read the latest book in the pop­u­lar Justin Case series. There will also be snacks, crafts and study skills. Suit­able for chil­dren in grades 2 to 9. Sponsored by Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary. 12:30 to 2 p.m. 215-685-0494.

“Vamps” Per­form­ance Chel­ten­ham Cen­ter for the Arts, 439 Ash­bourne Road, Chel­ten­ham. Presen­ted by Bold and Centered Pro­duc­tions. The whole fam­ily can en­joy a night of vil­lainy and mu­sic. 7 p.m. Con­tin­ues Ju­ly 28, Aug. 3 and 4 at 7 p.m. and Ju­ly 29 and Aug. 5 at 2 p.m. $10. For tick­ets, e-mail Betsy@boldand­centered.com

MEET­ING

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 28

EVENTS

4th An­nu­al Mon­arch But­ter­fly Re­lease and Safety Event Jeanes Hos­pit­al, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Be­ne­fits Katie’s Found­a­tion for Child Safety, which provides edu­ca­tion and aware­ness to par­ents, fam­ily mem­bers and friends about the dangers of un­se­cured fur­niture and tele­vi­sions. But­ter­flies cost $20 and must be re­leased at the event. There will be edu­ca­tion­al booths from vari­ous non-profits, bar­be­cue from Jack Mc­David, founder of Jack’s Fire­house Res­taur­ant and Jack’s Down Home Diner, mu­sic, activ­it­ies for chil­dren, crafts and more. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215-317-9371, www.katieel­i­selambert.org

Com­munity Out­reach Day Good Shep­herd Luther­an Church, 7234 Er­drick St. En­joy praise bands, Moon Bounce, re­fresh­ments and more. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Friends of Pennypack Park Cleanup Frank­ford and Solly av­en­ues (beaches of Frank­ford Av­en­ue). Vo­lun­teers should ar­rive at 10 a.m. Wear long pants, long-sleeve shirts and closed-foot shoes. Park on Solly Av­en­ue and walk in. 215-934-PARK.

Sunday, Ju­ly 29

EVENTS

Friend­ship Singles Club The group, for ages 50 and older, will meet for din­ner at 3 p.m. Loc­a­tion info.: 215-969-7167.

Va­ca­tion Bible School Dis­ston Pres­by­teri­an Church, 4500 Tyson Ave. (at Glen­loch Street). Suit­able for ages 4 to 12. Free. 215-332-2171.

Monday, Ju­ly 30

EVENT

St. Hubert Field Hockey Camp Russo Park Play­ground, Tor­res­dale and Cottman av­en­ues. Open to all grade school and high school stu­dents. $65. Con­tin­ues through Aug. 3. 9 a.m. to noon. Re­gister. 215-254-0232.

Tues­day, Ju­ly 31

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Moss Re­hab Ein­stein at Elkins Park, 60 E. Town­ship Line Road. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 1-800-RED CROSS.

Bed­time Stor­ies Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Chil­dren ages 4 to 8 can wear their pa­ja­mas. 7 p.m. 215-685-0472. 

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

Birth­day Party Peter Bressi North­east Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Seni­ors can en­joy cake, ice cream and en­ter­tain­ment. 11:45 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Cheer­lead­ing and Foot­ball Re­gis­tra­tion Holmes­burg Boys Club, 7756 Dit­man St. Re­gis­tra­tion for ages 5-16 will be held from 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.

Low-Im­pact Aer­obics Holy Re­deem­er Health & Fit­ness Cen­ter, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Tues­days and Fri­days through Sept. 7. $35. 3 to 4 p.m. 1-800-818-4747.

Pizza and Pray­er Pro­vin­cial­ate of the Sis­ters and the Holy Re­deem­er, 521 More­don Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Cath­ol­ic wo­men in­ter­ested in learn­ing about re­li­gious life are wel­come to din­ner and pray­er. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-914-4109. 

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

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.

Tor­res­dale Boys Club Cheer and Dance Teams Re­gis­tra­tion 4500 Linden Ave. Suit­able for ages 4 to 16. 5:30 p.m. Prac­tice fol­lows at 6 p.m. Also on Aug. 7. 215-338-8277 or PA­cheer­25@aol.com

Wed­nes­day, Aug. 1

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Beth Sho­lom, 8231 Old York Road, Elkins Park. 2 to 7 p.m. 1-800-RED CROSS.

Mah Jongg Con­greg­a­tion Adath Je­shur­un, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Wed­nes­days through Aug. 29. Time and info.: 215-635-6611.

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 Wed­nes­days through Sept. 5. See epis­ode 3 today. 2 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.

Weight-Loss Sem­in­ar Phys­i­cians Weight Loss Cen­ter, 10012 Sand­mey­er Lane. Free. Wed­nes­days. 6:45 p.m. 215-969-2526.

Thursday, Aug. 2

EVENTS

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

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

Sum­mer Bazaar St. Adal­bert Par­ish grounds, Al­legheny Av­en­ue and Thompson Street. Homemade Pol­ish and Amer­ic­an foods, chances, bingo, mu­sic, en­ter­tain­ment, flea mar­ket and more. Con­tin­ues Aug. 3 and 4. Be­gins at 6 p.m. Takes place rain or shine. 215-739-3500.

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.

Fri­day, Aug. 3

EVENT

Con­cert North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fea­tures City Rhythm Or­ches­tra. Will be held in­doors in case of rain. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-685-0576.

Sat­urday, Aug. 4

EVENTS

Chil­dren’s Craft Day Me­mori­al Church of St. Luke, 1946 Welsh Road. $5, in­cludes games, crafts and face paint­ing. 1 to 4 p.m. Re­gister. 267-475-3190.

Sunday, Aug. 5

EVENT

North­east Fibromy­al­gia/CFS Sup­port Group Fund-raiser Vil­lage of Pine Val­ley club­house, 8540 Ver­ree Road. The film “Liv­ing with Fibromy­al­gia: A Jour­ney of Hope and Un­der­stand­ing” will be shown. 2 to 5 p.m. $9 in ad­vance, $10 at the door. Re­gister. 215-393-3493.

VENDOR ALERT

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.

Frank­lin Towne Ele­ment­ary School 4529 Rich­mond St. Craft, vendor sale and car show. Aug. 25. $25, in­cludes table and chair in air-con­di­tioned gym. A car show, sponsored by North­east Muscle Car Club and Towne Par­ent As­so­ci­ation, will also be held in the park­ing lot. Inf.: 215-289-5000.

Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 821 4404 Sal­mon St. Flea mar­ket and craft show. Sept. 22. Spaces $10, with table 15. Inf.: 215-288-4312. ••

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