Northeast Times

Events (June 27, 2012)

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Thursday, June 28

EVENTS

Af­ter­noon at the Movies Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Free. The pub­lic is in­vited. Fea­tures “Born on the Fourth of Ju­ly” star­ring Tom Cruise and Tom Ber­enger. 12:45 to 2:15 p.m. 215-698-7300.

But­ter­fly Re­lease Me­mori­al Ser­vice Falls Cen­ter, 3300 Henry Ave. Hun­dreds of but­ter­flies will be re­leased sim­ul­tan­eously as memor­ies are shared between fam­il­ies and friends. Hos­ted by Hos­pice of Phil­adelphia. A dona­tion of $30 is ac­cep­ted for each but­ter­fly re­leased and an ac­know­ledge­ment will be sent to the des­ig­nated re­cip­i­ent. 3 p.m. 215-581-2080.

Clay­mobile Clay­ma­tion Work­shop Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Six-week work­shop is for ages 12-18. Par­ti­cipants must be able to at­tend all ses­sions sched­uled for Thursdays through Aug. 2. 2 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-8755.

Cook­ing with Books Pro­gram for Chil­dren Holmes­burg Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. In­ter­act­ive pro­gram in­cor­por­ates the ma­gic of read­ing with the sci­ence of cook­ing. In­cludes story time, hands-on cook­ing, crafts and more. Par­ents, be aware of po­ten­tial al­ler­gies. 3 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-8756.

In­de­pend­ence Day Cel­eb­ra­tion Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. The pub­lic is in­vited. 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 215-698-7300.

Pa­jama Party Story Time Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Chil­dren are in­vited to wear their pa­ja­mas and en­joy prince and prin­cess stor­ies, an easy craft and snack. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-0549.

Res­pir­at­ory Pro­gram for Seni­ors Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. “Every Breath you Take” will provide in­form­a­tion on asthma, res­pir­at­ory is­sues and treat­ment op­tions. Part 2 of 2. 10 to 11 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 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.

MEET­ING

Pho­to­graphy Club of Old York Road Temple-Beth Am 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Pho­to­graph­ers of all levels and skills are in­vited. 7 p.m. 215-886-8000.

Fri­day, June 29

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Naz­areth Hos­pit­al, 2601 Holme Ave. 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Ap­point­ments are re­com­men­ded. 215-335-6281.

Cel­eb­ra­tion of 6th Dis­trict Seni­ors May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, Brous Av­en­ue and St. Vin­cent Street. Fea­tures mu­sic, dan­cing, light lunch and fun for all. Hos­ted by Coun­cil­man Bobby Hen­on. 1 to 4 p.m. 215-686-3444, info@bobby­hen­on.com

Classroom Thrift Shop Bag Sale Temple Men­orah Kene­seth Chai, 4301 Tyson Ave. 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shop will be closed dur­ing Ju­ly and Au­gust. 215-624-9600.

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

Pro­duce from Lan­caster Farms Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. The farm is back with fresh fruits and ve­get­ables for sale. 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-698-7300.

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, June 30

EVENTS

Be­ne­fit for Loc­al Hun­ger Sup­port Pro­gram May­fair Pres­by­teri­an Church, 3323 Tu­dor St. “A Night of In­spir­a­tion” fea­tures pi­an­ist Michelle Cann. $10 dona­tion at the door plus a non-per­ish­able food item for the loc­al food cup­board, $5 chil­dren un­der age 10. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-624-8868.

Bird and Plant Nature Walk Meet at 9:45 a.m. in Friends Hos­pit­al’s front park­ing lot, 4641 Roosevelt Blvd. Event is hos­ted by Tookany/Ta­cony-Frank­ford Wa­ter­shed Part­ner­ship. Meet Dav­id He­witt and  Daniel Efroym­son for a walk to identi­fy and ob­serve in­ter­est­ing birds and plants. 215-844-8100.

Frank­ford Av­en­ue Cleanup Meet at Frank­ford and Cottman av­en­ues at 8:30 a.m. for in­struc­tions. Clean­ing sup­plies provided by CLIP. Hos­ted by May­fair Civic As­so­ci­ation.

Monday, Ju­ly 2

EVENTS

Bridge Games Old York Road Temple-Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Hos­ted by Broth­er­hood. Come and meet pleas­ant people and en­joy a com­pet­it­ive game. 7:15 p.m. 215-886-8000.

Day Camp Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Rising Sun Av­en­ue and Comly Street. Monday through Fri­day, Ju­ly 2 through 20, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Second ses­sion runs Ju­ly 23 through Aug. 10. In­cludes break­fast, trips, swim­ming and more. $270 per ses­sion. Re­gister. 215-685-0597.

Quit-Smoking Com­fort­ably Pro­gram Ogontz Lib­rary, 6017 Ogontz Ave. Mondays through Aug. 6. Free nicot­ine re­place­ment sup­plies will be avail­able. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Pre-re­gis­tra­tion is man­dat­ory. 1-888-736-6786.

Tues­day, Ju­ly 3

EVENTS

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.

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

Wed­nes­day, Ju­ly 4

We wish our read­ers a safe and happy hol­i­day!

FLEA MAR­KETS/CRAFT SHOW

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

Pil­grim Baptist Church Comly Street and Rising Sun Av­en­ue. Flea mar­ket. Will be held on the church lawn. 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-745-4975.

Thursday, Ju­ly 5

EVENTS

 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drives St. Kath­er­ine of Si­ena Par­ish Cen­ter gym, 9700 Frank­ford Ave. 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. An­oth­er at: Christ the King Church hall, 3252 Chester­field Road. 2 to 7 p.m. And at: St. John Can­ti­us Par­ish hall, 4415 Al­mond St. 2 to 7 p.m. 1-800-RED CROSS.

Art Pro­gram Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Sponsored by Phil­adelphia Arts in Edu­ca­tion. 2:30 p.m. Also on Ju­ly 19 and 26, and Aug. 2, 9 and 16. 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. Thursdays through Ju­ly 26. Sponsored by Friends of Holmes­burg Lib­rary. 3 p.m. 215-685-8756.

Drama Camp Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Rising Sun Av­en­ue and Comly Street. Fea­tures voice, vo­cals, writ­ing and more. Suit­able for chil­dren ages 8 to 16. Con­tin­ues Thursday and Fri­day through Aug. 17. $50. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-685-0597.

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

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, Ju­ly 6

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive CORA Ser­vices, con­fer­ence cen­ter staff break room, 8540 Ver­ree Road. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 1-800-RED CROSS.

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

MEET­ING

Alzheimer’s Care­givers Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, 8580 Ver­ree Road. Learn about the dis­ease, ap­proaches to care­giv­ing, ad­vances in re­search and ad­vocacy and more. 10:30 a.m. to noon. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Sat­urday, Ju­ly 7

EVENTS

Ba­gels, Cof­fee and Torah Old York Road Temple-Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Shab­bat be­gins with an in­ter­act­ive dis­cus­sion of the weekly por­tion with ba­gels and cof­fee at 9 a.m. Peer-led Shab­bat ser­vice fol­lows at 10:15 a.m. Cas­u­al dress is ap­pro­pri­ate. The pub­lic is wel­come. 215-886-8000.

Con­ser­va­tion/Res­tor­a­tion Pro­jects in the Pennypack Hos­ted by Phil­adelphia Parks and Re­cre­ation and Friends of Pennypack Park. Com­munity ser­vice hours are avail­able. First Sat­urday of each month. Loc­a­tions vary. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Info.: 215-685-0119.

FLEA MAR­KET

St. James Luther­an Church Castor Av­en­ue and Pratt Street. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 267-205-1121 or 215-743-1828.

Monday, Ju­ly 9

EVENT

Friends and Fam­ily CPR Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, fourth floor edu­ca­tion room, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Class is in­ten­ded for par­ents, fam­ily and friends, and is not a cer­ti­fy­ing or cre­den­tial­ing course. $55. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

MEET­ING

Adath Je­shur­un Wo­men’s As­so­ci­ation Book Club The book “Hearts of Fire” will be dis­cussed. 8 p.m. Loc­a­tion: 215-635-6611.

Tues­day, Ju­ly 10

EVENT

Lil’ Film­makers Pro­gram for Teens Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Teens can learn about writ­ing, act­ing, video and more. Par­ti­cipants must be able to at­tend all six Tues­day ses­sions. 2:30 p.m. Space is lim­ited. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-0549.

MEET­ING

CARES Sup­port Group Charles A. and Betty Bott Can­cer Cen­ter at Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. For can­cer pa­tients, their care­givers and fam­il­ies. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Wed­nes­day, Ju­ly 11

EVENT

Com­ic Draw­ing Work­shop for Teens Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Par­ti­cipants will in­vent char­ac­ters and write stor­ies for them to live in. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Lim­ited space. Presen­ted by ECBACC STARS. Pre-re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired. 215-685-0549.

VENDOR ALERT

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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