Events (May 23, 2012)

Sat­urday, May 26


Friends of the Pennypack, Monthly Cleanup 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sandy Run (Ry­an and Sandy­ford Av­en­ues.

Sunday, May 27


Hon­or­ing Our Mil­it­ary Old York Road Temple ñ Beth Am 971 Old York Road. Hon­or those serving in the U.S. Armed Forces and those who have served by call­ing them to the Torah dur­ing the Shavuot Ser­vice. 10 a.m. 215-886-8000.

Me­mori­al Con­cert Cal­vary Me­mori­al Church, 7200 Roosevelt Blvd.,presents “May We Nev­er For­get,” fea­tur­ing the church choir. 6 p.m.

Tues­day, May 29


Open House for Gradu­at­ing High School Seni­ors Or­leans Tech­nic­al In­sti­tute 2770 Red Li­on Road.  Open house for high school seni­ors and fam­il­ies at 6 p.m. and on May 31, at 6 p.m. Event will help those who are soon to gradu­ate to dis­cov­er post-sec­ond­ary train­ing op­por­tun­it­ies this fall at Or­leans, train­ing in air con­di­tion­ing, re­fri­ger­a­tion, elec­tri­city, car­pentry, build­ing main­ten­ance and plumb­ing and heat­ing. 215-728-4733 or re­gister for open house at www.or­lean­­gister  


Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity ñ Food for Liv­ing Well. People im­pacted by can­cer. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. RS­VP by May 28 at 215-879-7733.

Wed­nes­day, May 30


Friends of Lawn­crest Lib­rary Pa­per­backs and Au­dio-Visu­al Sale in lib­rary patio area. Noon to 5 p.m.


May­fair Busi­ness As­so­ci­ation gen­er­al meet­ing. 9 a.m., 7300 Frank­ford Ave. 215-708-1426.

Thursday, May 31


Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter Com­pany B 2012 presents Spread the Love Around, 4625 Rich­mond St. 7 p.m. Also June 1, 7 p.m., June 2, 7 p.m. and June 3, 2 p.m.  Tick­ets $7 (avail­able in ad­vance or at door). 215-685-1247.

Prop­er Di­ets and Life­style Expo Presen­ted by state Rep. Mark Co­henís of­fice. 1 to 4 p.m. St. Wil­li­ams Par­ish Hall, 6200 Rising Sun Ave. Food demo and tast­ing 2:30 to 4 p.m. Cost of sampling $5 on first come first served basis. Info: Donna Kon­rad, 215-745-5456 or Sonya Thomas, 215-200-6144.

Thursday, May 31


Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity ñ Kids Sup­port for Par­ents Only ñ For loc­a­tion and more in­form­a­tion, RS­VP by May 29 at 215-879-7733. Talk­ing with your school age chil­dren about can­cer 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Fri­day, June 1


Sum­mer Bas­ket­ball League Runs through Aug. 10. Ages 4 to 6 play on Thursday even­ings; ages 7 to 9 play on Monday even­ings and ages 10 to 12 play on Wed­nes­day even­ings.  Games are play out­side as well as in­side de­pend­ing on weath­er. Cost is $25 for ages 4 to 6 and $35 for ages 7 to 10. Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6000 Rising Sun Ave. 215-685-0597.

The Danube Swa­bi­an As­so­ci­ation of Phil­adelphia Free Fri­day night con­cert series 7 p.m. 1277 Southamp­ton Road. Fri­dayís Child will play oldies and clas­sic rock mu­sic. Food and re­fresh­ments avail­able for pur­chase. 215-722-4253. 

Sat­urday, June 2


Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fox Chase Lib­rary, 501 Rhawn St. Also an out­door craft show. Sponsored by the Friends of the Fox Chase Lib­rary. Info: 215-685-0547.

Bowl­ing Fund-raiser, 9 p.m. to mid­night, Thun­der­bird Lanes, Wil­lits Road and Holme Av­en­ue. Be­ne­fits the Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­terís Ju­ly 4 fire­works cel­eb­ra­tion. Tick­ets $30 ($25 in ad­vance) or $125 per lane for up to six bowl­ers. Ad­mis­sion in­cludes shoe rent­al, pizza and drinks. Info: 215-651-8470.

Po­lice Of­ficer Gary Sker­ski Me­mori­al Golf Out­ing, 8 a.m., Byrne Golf Course, 9500 Le­on St. Best-ball format. $85 per per­son; also raffle, si­lent auc­tion and bar­be­cue. Info: Of­ficer John Mar­low, 267-688-9997 or 215-685-8696; Gary Ro­man, 215-688-1531.

Tick­et Pic­nic St. Marthaís Par­ish, 11301 Academy Road.  Com­bin­a­tion Chinese, Si­lent & Live Auc­tion. Pre­view 6 p.m., auc­tion starts at 7 p.m. Food and drinks will be served.  Tick­ets bought in ad­vance are $15, $20 at the door. Each ad­vance tick­et pur­chase in­cludes 10 free tick­ets for Chinese auc­tion. Info: 215-632-3720.


Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity Mind-Body ap­proaches to well­ness for people im­pacted by can­cer. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Loc­a­tion and more in­form­a­tion: 215-879-7733.

Sunday, June 3


Pic­nic Danu­bia, 1277 Southamp­ton Road. 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Adults $15, chil­dren $5, fam­ily $40.

Monday, June 4


Can­cer Sup­port Com­munity Sup­port group for young wo­men with breast can­cer. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Info: 215-879-7733 for loc­a­tion and more in­form­a­tion.


Im­manuel Luther­an School 1013 Cottman Ave. June 2, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. In­door/out­door. No rain date. $20 per table. Money due May 25. 215-828-1782.

Le­high Baptist Church, 934 Al­bur­ger Ave., June 2. Space $20, or two for $30. 215-495-9684.

St. Lukes Church, 1946 Welsh Road. June 2. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain date, June 9.  Spaces $15 in ad­vance, $20 at the door.  Call 215-969-3645.

Ta­cony Academy Charter School June 2. Rain date June 16. E-mail rpur­ or call the school at 215-742-5100.

United Meth­od­ist Church of Hunt­ing­don Val­ley, Hunt­ing­don Pike and By­berry Road. 215-947-7961. Flea Mar­ket, June 2, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Ab­ra­ham Lin­coln High School 3201 Ry­an Ave., enter off of Row­land Av­en­ue. June 9, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Spaces $15. Bring your own table. Sponsored by the Home and School As­so­ci­ation. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit an award at gradu­ation in hon­or of Will Wilkin­son who passed away last May try­ing to save a friend from drown­ing. 215-335-5653, Ext. 1520.

Auump­tion BVM Church, 1900 Mead­ow­brook Ave. Feasterville, Flea mar­ket. June 9, 7 to 11 a.m., $15 cost of table. To re­serve table call 215-364-2435.

Holy Re­deem­er Vil­lage 1551 Hunt­ing­don Pike. June 9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Spaces $20. 215-938-0469.

Wissi­nom­ing United Meth­od­ist Church, 4419 Comly St. Flea mar­ket, June 9, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., table $10. Info: 215-289-5957.

Peace Luther­an Church, 3900 Hul­meville Road, Ben­s­alem. Flea mar­ket/straw­berry fest­iv­al, June 16, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. $15 single space, $25 double space, call 215-638-1815 for more info.

Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette (out­doors), June 23, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. $25 a space. 215-214-2822.

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

White­hall Baptist Church, 3541 Avalon St. June 23, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call for info on spaces: 215-969-3836. ••

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