Events (June 13, 2012)


Wed­nes­day, June 13


Bustleton Lib­rary E-Book Read­er Open House 10199 Bustleton Ave. 10 a.m. Also on June 14 at 6 p.m. Learn how to down­load free books to your kindle, nook, iPad. Bring your lib­rary card and I.D. 215-685-0472.

Old York Road Temple-Beth Am Drop in for Mah Jongg Game, every Wed­nes­day night, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. 7 p.m. Bring your card. Mah Jongg sets and cards for sale. 215-886-8000.


Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary Tor­res­dale Branch, 3079 Holme Ave. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-0494.

Thursday, June 14


Art Pro­gram Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Phil­adelphia Arts in Edu­ca­tion. Also on June 21 and 28, Ju­ly 5, 19 and 26, and Aug. 2, 9 and 16. Space is lim­ited, must re­gister at lib­rary. 215-685-0549.

Flag Day Fam­ily Storytime Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. 4 p.m. Stor­ies, an easy craft, snacks. 215-685-0549.


Burholme Com­munity Town Watch and Civic As­so­ci­ation 7 p.m. United Meth­od­ist Church of Re­deem­er, Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues. Guest: City Coun­cil­wo­man Maria Quinones-Sanc­hez. 215-722-4901.

Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity, Food For Liv­ing Well for People Im­pacted by Can­cer - Pro­cess Foods: The Good, Bad and Real­ity. 3 to 4:30 p.m. For in­form­a­tion and loc­a­tion call 215-879-7733.

Old York Road Temple-Beth Am  971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. The School Early Learn­ing, “Mommy & Me.” 9:30 a.m. 215-886-8000.

Fri­day, June 15


The Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation 1277 Southamp­ton Road. Free Fri­day Night Con­certs. 7 p.m. Dixie Boys (Dixie­land and clas­sic jazz). Food and bever­ages avail­able for pur­chase. 215-722-4253.

Sat­urday, June 16


Be­rachab Church Movie Night Fea­tur­ing Cour­ageous. 7 p.m. 400 Ash­bourne Road, Chel­ten­ham.  Babysit­ting and re­fresh­ments will be provided. Free event. 215-379-8700.

North­east Com­munity Church 3300 Tyson Ave. 5 p.m. Doubt Night-Can God Make a Dif­fer­ence? Itali­an din­ner and dis­cus­sion. All are wel­come. Free. All ages in­cluded. 215-332-8738.

Old York Road Temple-Beth Am Tots-N-Torah, 10 a.m. 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Arts, mu­sic and snacks will be on deck at a Tot Shab­bat. 215-886-8000.

Yard Sale Grace Com­munity Bible Church, 648 Knorr St. (at Ox­ford Av­en­ue). 6 a.m. set-up; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. No fee to set up. 215-745-2799.

Youth Field Day Holmes­burg Fish & Game Pro­tect­ive As­so­ci­ation/Phil­adelphia Hunt­ing & Shoot­ing As­so­ci­ation. 5100 Pennypack St. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Sign-in be­gins at 8 a.m., pre-re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired. www.holmes­;


Amer­ic­an Le­gion Aux­il­i­ary Unit 88-  1414 Palmer St. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Baked goods and re­fresh­ments sold in­side Elm Tree Post 88. Tables $8, will set up on side­walk of Palmer Cemetery.  To re­serve a table space, call 215-426-6435 or 215-425-3605. Leave voice mail mes­sage if no an­swer.

Com­munity Yard Sale Ox­ford Av­en­ue and Knorr Street.  Free setup at 7 a.m. No tables provided, lots of space. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Peace Luther­an Church 3900 Hul­meville Road, Ben­s­alem. Flea mar­ket/straw­berry fest­iv­al, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. $15 single space, $25 double space. 215-638-1815.


Old York Road Temple-Beth Am – Ba­gels, Cof­fee & Torah. Be­gin Shab­bat morn­ing with an in­ter­act­ive, en­ga­ging dis­cus­sion of the weekly por­tion in­clud­ing ba­gels and cof­fee at 9 a.m., fol­lowed by peer-led Shab­bat ser­vice 10:15 a.m. 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Cas­u­al dress is ap­pro­pri­ate, every­one is wel­come. 215-886-8000.

Sunday, June 17


Holmes­burg United Meth­od­ist Church - Her­old’s “Zampa” June 17 and June 24 at 4 p.m. 8118 Frank­ford Av­en­ue at Welsh Road. Two park­ing lots, wheel­chair ac­cess­ible. Tick­ets $25 at door, $22 seni­ors and ad­vance pur­chases $15 stu­dents, $10 chil­dren (age 12 and young­er). In­form­a­tion and/or ad­vance re­ser­va­tions: 215-224-0257.


South Phil­adelphia Post 98, Jew­ish War Vet­er­ans Men and wo­men who served in the mil­it­ary in­vited to be­come mem­bers. As­so­ci­ate mem­bers are also wel­come. Group meets at Casino Deli Res­taur­ant, 2425 Welsh Road, every third Sunday of the month at 10 a.m. Info: Bernie, 215-332-5047 or Gil, 215-969-6700, Ext. 212 (leave mes­sage).

Monday, June 18


Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary “An­nu­al Read.” 3079 Holme Ave. Noon to 3 p.m. (in­cludes one snack and bever­age). First 175 chil­dren. Kids can sign up at Thun­der­bird Bowl­ing Cen­ter, 3081 Holme Ave., or Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. No snacks served after 3 p.m. 215-685-0494.

Tre­vose Hor­ti­cul­tur­al “Cot­tage Gar­dens” fea­tured pro­gram. 7 p.m. at Wood River Vil­lage, 3200 Ben­s­alem Blvd., Ben­s­alem. Dona­tion of $3 from non-mem­bers. 856-866-9163.


Old York Road Temple-Beth Am – The Broth­er­hood of Old York Road Temple-Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Bridge at 7:15 p.m. Come and meet pleas­ant people and en­joy a com­pet­it­ive game.  Call 215-886-8000.

Tues­day, June 19


Chil­dren’s Sum­mer Read­ing Game Pro­grams Bustleton Lib­rary, Bustleton Av­en­ue and Ver­ree Road. June 19 and 26. 7 p.m. 215-685-0472.


7th Po­lice Dis­trict Town Hall With Capt. Joseph Zaffino. 6 p.m. CORA Ser­vices, 8540 Ver­ree Road. ht­tp//7th­p­

Frank­ford NE Phila Rotary Club 12:15 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Cannstat­ter’s, 9130 Academy Road. Buf­fet lunch is served.

GN­PCC Break­fast Hos­ted by Deer Mead­ows Re­tire­ment Com­munity, 8301 Roosevelt Blvd. Ti­lahun Afessa, CPA and dir­ect­or of policy for city De­part­ment of Rev­en­ue will dis­cuss Phil­adelphia tax laws. RS­VP: 215-332-3400 or GN­PCCOf­;­

North­wood Civic As­so­ci­ation 7 p.m. St. James Luther­an Church, at Castor Av­en­ue and Pratt Street. 215-856-3310

United States Coast Guard  Aux­il­i­ary Flo­tilla Com­mand­er of Flo­tilla 210 7:30 p.m., Wissi­nom­ing Yacht Club, 5200 Dever­eaux Ave., base­ment.  E-mail scot­tolsen2000@ya­  for more in­form­a­tion. Sub­sequent Safe Boat­ing classes, Sunday, June 24 and Ju­ly 1, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Call 215-349-0982.

Wed­nes­day, June 20


Bingo for School Age Chil­dren Lawn­crest Lib­rary. Prizes to win­ners, snacks for all par­ti­cipants. 11 a.m. 6098 Rising Sun Ave. 215-685-0549.

Busi­ness Card Ex­change Vil­lage Cot­tage Green, 9001 Ashton Road. 5 to 7 p.m. Hos­ted by Com­munity In­teg­rated Ser­vices, which provides job search train­ing ser­vices.

Gym­nastics Camp Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6000 Rising Sun Ave. Be­gin­ners camp for ages 6 to 15 Wed­nes­day even­ing from 6 to 7 p.m. 215-685-0597.

Memory Loss, De­men­tia and Alzheimer’s Free Lec­ture Naz­areth Hos­pit­al. Re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired at 4:30 pm, present­a­tion be­gins 5:30 pm. 2601 Holme Ave. (second floor cafet­er­ia). Call 1-866-NAZ­ARETH (1-866-629-2738) to re­serve a seat. Din­ner will be served.

Old York Road Temple-Beth Am Mah Jongg Game Wed­nes­days at 7 p.m. 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Bring your card. Mah Jongg sets and cards for sale. 215-886-8000.


Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity Frankly Speak­ing about Colorectal Can­cer. 6 to 8 p.m.  Light din­ner provided - RS­VP by June 18 at 215-879-7733. Call for loc­a­tion and more in­form­a­tion.

Great­er Bustleton Civic League Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Cred­it Uni­on Car­riage House, Red Li­on Road and Jam­is­on Av­en­ue. PECO smart meters at 6 p.m., meet­ing at 7:30 p.m. 215-676-6890, e-mail gb­cl19115@ve­r­i­

Na­tion­al Act­ive Re­tired Fed­er­al Em­ploy­ees As­so­ci­ation Ox­ford Circle Chapter 1301 Noon at North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave (in­ter­sec­tion Bustleton & Solly Ave). Every­one is wel­come. Top­ic of Medi­care Fraud. In­form­a­tion call 215-331-5091.


Bustleton Av­en­ue Free Lib­rary, Bustleton Av­en­ue and Ver­ree Road. Spaces $10, bring your own table. E-mail mur­ray1381@hot­ or call 215-685-0472.

Thursday, June 21


Chick­en Din­ner Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home Wo­men’s Aux­il­i­ary So­cial Hall, 6500 Tabor Ave. 3:30 to 7 p.m. Adults $9, Takeout $9.50, Chil­dren $4. 215-697-8000. www.pphfam­

Teen Thursdays! Ro­bot­ics, movies, gam­ing and more for teens and tweens. Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. June 21 through Aug. 9, 3 to 5 p.m. 215-685-0472.


Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity Cook­ing for Life For people im­pacted by can­cer. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Hands-on class. RS­VP by June 19 at 215-879-7733.

Sum­mer­dale Civic As­so­ci­ation House­man Play­ground, Sum­mer­dale and God­frey av­en­ues. 7 p.m. 215-685-1240.

TD Bank – Small Busi­ness Con­fer­ence Com­munity Col­lege of Phil­adelphia, North­east Re­gion­al Cen­ter, 12901 Town­send Road. “Breath­ing New Life in­to your Busi­ness.” RS­VP at small­b­ Learn more at­tions or call 215-972-6254.

Fri­day, June 22


Con­cert Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation 1277 Southamp­ton Road. 7 to 9 p.m. In pic­nic area, Car­din­al Dougherty Alumni Band (clas­sic­al-Sousa-Broad­way). Food and bever­age spe­cials for the con­cert.  If rain, con­cert will be held in­doors. Info: 215-969-9356; re­ser­va­tions or rent­al info: 267-880-8676, www.danube­swa­bi­

Fam­ily Movie Fri­days  Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. June 22 through Aug. 31. 2 p.m. 215-685-0472.


How to Build Bet­ter Plate Holy Re­deem­er Coun­sel­ing Cen­ter. 7 to 8:30 p.m. $20. Re­gis­tra­tion re­quired.  1-800-818-4747. Use main en­trance of the Pro­vin­cial­ate when at­tend­ing. Gen­er­al info about the coun­sel­ing cen­ter and its pro­grams: 215-938-1130.


Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette 8580 Ver­ree Road. June 23. Out­door flea mar­ket. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Spaces $25. 215-214-2822.

Ta­cony Civic As­so­ci­ation Dis­ston Park, 6900 Key­stone St. June 23. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. No rain date. Spaces $10. 215-338-2575 or ta­co­n­

White­hall Baptist Church 3541 Avalon St. June 23. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Spaces avail­able at no charge. 215-969-3836.

Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter Rising Sun Av­en­ue and Comly Street. Ju­ly 4. Flea mar­ket and craft show. 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Lawn­crest 4th of Ju­ly Com­mit­tee. 267-467-0034 or 215-287-7056.

St. James Luther­an Church Castor Av­en­ue and Pratt Street. Ju­ly 7. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Spaces $10, $15 with table. 267-205-1121 or 215-743-1828.

Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation 900 E. How­ell St. Flea mar­kets. Ju­ly 14, Aug. 11 and Sept. 8. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendor spaces avail­able. 215-756-7292. ••


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