Northeast Times

Events (October 10, 2012)

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Thursday, Oct. 11

 

EVENTS

Adult Paint­ing Classes Re­sur­rec­tion Re­gion­al Cath­ol­ic School, Castor Av­en­ue and Shelmire Street. Be­gin­ners and more ex­per­i­enced stu­dents will re­ceive in­di­vidu­al­ized in­struc­tions in their choice of me­dia. Ten-week ses­sions avail­able Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. or Fri­days from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Cost and inf.: 215-742-1127.

Bingo Cannstat­ter Volks­fest Ver­ein, 9130 Academy Road. Sponsored by Die Al­ten Her­ren des Cannstat­ters. Thursdays. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 6:30 p.m. 215-332-0121, 215-673-7734.

Book Sale East Chel­ten­ham Free Lib­rary, Row­land Com­munity Cen­ter, Myrtle and Elm av­en­ues, East Chel­ten­ham. 7 to 8:45 p.m. Con­tin­ues Oct. 12, 1 to 4:45 p.m. and Oct. 13, 10 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. 215-379-2077.

Car­dio Cir­cuit May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 11 a.m. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 215-683-1994.

Cre­ations by Fran­cine in­Home Shop­ping Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Foun­tain Room, 6500 Tabor Ave. Par­tial pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the PPH. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 215-697-8000.

Fash­ion Show Fund-raiser Belle Voir Man­or, 1601 State Road, Ben­s­alem. Be­ne­fits Naz­areth Hos­pit­al’s Com­munity Out­reach pro­grams and un­der-served fam­il­ies in the North­east. Fash­ion show by Jour­ney Pro­duc­tions. Cock­tails at 5:30 p.m., din­ner served at 7 p.m. $45. Re­ser­va­tions: 215-335-6159.

Girl Scouts Im­manuel Luther­an School, 1015 Cottman Ave. For girls in grades one to 12. Thursdays. 7 p.m. E-mail as­lla@aol.com for more in­form­a­tion.

Kar­ate Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays. 8 to 9 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Mixed Me­dia Art Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-831-2926.

Pilox­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Pro­gram for Seni­ors and Care­givers Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Rep­res­ent­at­ives from the Alzheimer’s As­so­ci­ation will dis­cuss the signs, symp­toms and ef­fects of the dis­ease. 10 to 11 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 9:30 a.m. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 215-683-1994.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Tum­bling Class for Kids Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Suit­able for ages 3 to 6. Thursdays through Oct. 25. Mem­bers $30, non-mem­bers $40. 6 to 7 p.m. 215-613-1070.

Yoga May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 10 a.m. $5 per class. 215-683-1994.

MEET­INGS

Adath Je­shur­un Wo­men’s As­so­ci­ation Con­greg­a­tion Adath Je­shur­un, 7761 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Learn the start­ling stat­ist­ics about hun­ger in the Phil­adelphia re­gion and the loc­al Jew­ish com­munity and what you can do about it with Carey Mor­gan, ex­ec­ut­ive dir­ect­or of the Great­er Phil­adelphia Co­ali­tion Against Hun­ger. Bring non-per­ish­able Kosh­er food items to be donated to the loc­al food pantry. 7 p.m. 215-635-6611

Burholme Com­munity Town Watch and Civic As­so­ci­ation United Meth­od­ist Church of the Re­deem­er, Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues. 7 p.m. 215-722-4901.

North­east Fibromy­al­gia/CFS Sup­port Group Beth­esda Pres­by­teri­an Church, 808 Ver­ree Road (use back en­trance). Sharra Walton will dis­cuss “Fibromy­al­gia and Sukyo Nahi­kari: What it is and how it can help chron­ic pain.” 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. 215-393-3493.

North­east Phil­adelphia Ra­dio Con­trol Club Wood­haven Cen­ter, 2900 Southamp­ton Road. 7:30 p.m. www.neprcc.org

Pa. Fish Cul­tur­ist As­so­ci­ation Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Rising Sun Av­en­ue and Comly Street. 7:30 p.m. 1-856-428-1431.

West Tor­res­dale Town Watch 8th Po­lice Dis­trict headquar­ters, Academy and Red Li­on roads. Res­id­ents of West Tor­res­dale and Mor­rell Park are en­cour­aged to join the new group. This is an in­aug­ur­al train­ing ses­sion and or­gan­iz­a­tion­al meet­ing. 6:30 p.m.

Fri­day, Oct. 12

 

EVENTS

Bingo Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 366, 7976 Ox­ford Ave. Re­fresh­ments are avail­able. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit vet­er­ans’ needs. Fri­days at 7 p.m. 215-728-9412.

Fatima Holy Hour for World Peace St. Kath­er­ine of Si­ena Church, 9700 Frank­ford Ave. Sponsored by Phil­adelphia Arch­dioces­an Di­vi­sion of the World Apostolate of Fatima. 7 p.m. This is a vi­gil for Oct. 13.

Great­er North­east Phil­adelphia Cham­ber of Com­merce Golf Out­ing Tor­res­dale-Frank­ford Coun­try Club, Frank­ford and Grant av­en­ues. Co-sponsored by PECO and Chap­man Lin­coln Ford Volk­swa­gen. Re­gis­tra­tion at 10 a.m., bar­be­cue-style lunch buf­fet at 11 a.m., shot­gun start at 12:15 p.m., din­ner buf­fet and awards at 5:45 p.m. Single golfer $225, four­some $900. Din­ner only $50. Inf.: 215-332-3400.

Live CZW Wrest­ling Event Fund-raiser Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Be­ne­fits Mul­tiple Scler­osis So­ci­ety. A dona­tion of $10 is re­ques­ted. 7 p.m. 215-685-8753.

N.A.-opoly Fund-raiser Maltese room, 2049 Bris­tol Pike, Ben­s­alem. Fea­tures Blue & Gold auc­tion. 7 to 11 p.m. Be­ne­fits Naz­areth Academy High School. 215-268-1032.

Zumba Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Fri­days, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Sundays, 10 to 11 a.m., Tues­days, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. and Wed­nes­days, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Zumba for Seni­ors Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Fri­days through Nov. 2. Mem­bers $1, non-mem­bers $2. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926.

MEET­ING

 

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

Sat­urday, Oct. 13

 

EVENTS

40th An­niversary Cel­eb­ra­tion Tor­res­dale Branch Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. The pub­lic is in­vited. Fea­tures free food, spe­cial events for kids and seni­ors, plus a vis­it from the Free Lib­rary of Phil­adelphia’s new Tech­mobile. Hos­ted by Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary. 10:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215-685-0494.

Art Classes for Chil­dren Glen Fo­erd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. “Doodlers” is presen­ted by the award-win­ning art and cre­ativ­ity pro­gram “Ab­raka­doodle.” 10 to 11 a.m. Suit­able for chil­dren ages 6 to 10. Five-classes cost $85 for mem­bers, $90 for non-mem­bers. Pre-re­gis­tra­tion and pay­ment re­quired. 215-632-5330.

Be­gin­ner Yoga Class St. Luke’s Par­ish hall, 1946 Welsh Road. Stu­dents must bring their own yoga mat. $10 drop-in fee. 10 to 11:15 a.m. 267-738-8393

Bingo for Chil­dren Lawn­crest Branch Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Prizes for the win­ners and re­fresh­ments for all. 2 p.m. 215-685-0549.

Brownies/Girl Scouts Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Suit­able for girls in first and second grades. Sat­urdays. 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-685-8734.

Ca­reer Coun­sel­ing Work­shop Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity, room 115 in the Cam­pus Cen­ter, 9801 Frank­ford Ave. The work­shop, de­signed to help adults seek­ing em­ploy­ment, in­cludes in­ter­view­ing skills, re­sume and cov­er let­ter writ­ing and ca­reer coach­ing. $25. Light re­fresh­ments served. 10:30 a.m. Re­gister. 267-341-3224.

Elec­tron­ic Re­cyc­ling Event St. Hubert High School, Dit­man Street en­trance. All types of elec­tron­ics will be ac­cep­ted for prop­er re­cyc­ling at no charge. Pull up to the curb and help­ers will be avail­able to un­load your car. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-624-6840, Ext. 243.

Euchar­ist­ic Ad­or­a­tion St. Leo Church, Key­stone Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. 9 a.m. to noon, with Be­ne­dic­tion at 11:45 a.m.

Fall Fest­iv­al Prince of Peace Church, 6001 Col­gate St. In­door event fea­tures a flea mar­ket, crafts, baked goods, Christ­mas tables, chances and more. Homemade soups and lunch avail­able. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215-342-9447.

Fish/Chick­en Din­ner Sal­va­tion Army, 5830 Rising Sun Ave. $10 per plat­ter. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit a mis­sion­ary stu­dent. Time and inf.: 215-722-5447.

Gym­nastics Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Suit­able for ages 5 to 8. Sat­urdays. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-8734.

Hal­loween Event for Chil­dren Me­mori­al Church of St. Luke, 1946 Welsh Road. $5 per child in­cludes crafts, games and cos­tume con­test. 1 to 4 p.m. Re­gister. 267-475-3190.

His­tor­ic Lan­tern Grave­yard Tour Trin­ity Church Ox­ford, 6901 Rising Sun Ave. Adults $8, chil­dren $5. 6 to 9 p.m. Rain date Oct. 14. Ad­vance tick­ets: 215-745-6114.

“Lit­er­acy Open Minds” Con­fer­ence Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity, 9801 Frank­ford Ave. Pro­gram fo­cuses on ways to im­prove read­ing skills and com­pre­hen­sion in chil­dren and young adults. $20 at the door. Dis­counts ap­ply for Holy Fam­ily stu­dents. 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pay­ment in­form­a­tion: 267-341-3632.

Lupus Found­a­tion Be­ne­fit Dave & Busters, 1995 Frank­lin Mills Circle, Frank­lin Mills mall. Fam­ily out­ing fea­tures food and fun. Take a chance on a va­ca­tion, bas­kets and more. 1 to 5 p.m. Tick­ets: zum­bawith­crys­tal@hot­mail.com

“Map­ping Your Fu­ture” Pro­gram Har­mony Place As­sisted Liv­ing, 8420 Roosevelt Blvd. Life Trib­ute Plan­ning in­form­a­tion will be avail­able. Be­ne­fit in­form­a­tion for U.S. vet­er­ans will also be avail­able. 2 to 4 p.m. 215-708-2200.

Melvina’s Dance Class Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Sat­urdays. Ages 10 to 16 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.; adults and seni­ors from 3 to 4 p.m. 215-685-8734.

Oc­to­ber­fest St. Mar­tin of Tours, 5450 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures rides, mu­sic, games, raffles and food. Noon to 5 p.m. 215-535-2962.

Palmer Cemetery-Fishtown Clean Up Mem­ph­is and Palmer streets. Vo­lun­teers are needed to ready the cemetery for up­com­ing hol­i­day dec­or­a­tions. 9 a.m.

Pasta Din­ner St. Cecil­ia School aud­it­or­i­um, 535 Rhawn St. Hos­ted by Troop 290. Adults $8, seni­ors (60+) $6, chil­dren un­der age 12 $6. 4 to 8 p.m.

Pre-May­fair Farm­ers Mar­ket Cleanup Meet in front of Re­pub­lic Bank at Frank­ford and Cottman av­en­ues at 10 a.m. for in­struc­tions. Clean­ing sup­plies provided by CLIP. Presen­ted by May­fair Civic As­so­ci­ation ’s May­fair Cleanup com­mit­tee.

Reiki I Train­ing Class At a loc­a­tion on the 6200 block of Rising Sun Av­en­ue. 10 a.m. 215-742-2998, heal­ing­with­inu.org

Ros­ary Rally In front of Our Lady of Cal­vary Church, 11024 Knights Road. Noon. This is one of 8,000 ral­lies na­tion­wide.

Small Busi­ness Start-Up Pro­gram North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. Presen­ted by the Small Busi­ness Ad­min­is­tra­tion. 2 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0522.

Un­der­stand­ing Grief Work­shop Holy Re­deem­er Home­Care and Hos­pice, 12265 Town­send Road. Open to those who have re­cently ex­per­i­enced the death of a loved one. 10 to 11:30 a.m. Re­gister. 215-856-1093.

Yoga Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Sat­urdays, 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. and Wed­nes­days, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

MEET­ING

AARP Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Foun­tain multi-pur­pose room, 6500 Tabor Ave. Dan­ish donuts, cof­fee and tea avail­able for $1. 215-697-8000.

CRAFT SHOW/FLEA MAR­KETS

Aria Hos­pit­al, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus park­ing gar­age, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Flea mar­ket. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hos­ted by Aux­il­i­ary. 215-831-2179.

Fel­low­ship Bible Church 13021 Wor­thing­ton Road. Yard sale. Fea­tures free con­tin­ent­al break­fast and lunch at a nom­in­al cost. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

King Lib­rary 1065 Bris­tol Pike, Ben­s­alem. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by the King Lib­rary Res­tor­a­tion Com­mit­tee. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-817-6052, 215-300-2321.

Ma­ter­nity B.V.M. 9220 Old Bustleton Ave. Flea mar­ket. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 267-446-0482.

Naz­areth Academy High School 4001 Grant Ave. Craft show and bake sale. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

New Found­a­tions Charter School Rhawn Street and Tor­res­dale Av­en­ue. Flea mar­ket. 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Will be held rain or shine. 215-624-8100.

North­east High School 1601 Cottman Ave. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by North­east Home & School. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain date Oct. 20. 215-728-5018, 215-676-0937.

Sal­va­tion Army 5830 Rising Sun Ave. Flea mar­ket. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-722-5447.

Ta­cony Branch Lib­rary 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Out­door flea mar­ket. 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Ta­cony Lib­rary. 215-685-8755.

Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter 6700 Cot­tage St. Flea mar­ket. 7 a.m. Rain date Oct. 20. 215-685-8753.

 

Sunday, Oct. 14

 

EVENTS

Art Show/Sale and Brunch Three Mon­keys Caf&ea­cute;, 9645 James St. Hos­ted by Diskin-Galla­gh­er Com­munity Art Cen­ter. Works are cre­ated by artists of all ages who at­tend the art cen­ter. Light re­fresh­ments served. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the art cen­ter. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-624-0437.

Bingo for Adults Re­sur­rec­tion of Our Lord, 2000 Shelmire Ave. Doors open at 1 p.m., games start at 1:30 p.m. Re­fresh­ments will be sold.

Bingo for Grand­par­ents and Grand­chil­dren St. Leo Con­vent, Un­ruh Av­en­ue and Tulip Street. Free. Fol­lows 10 a.m. Mass. Light re­fresh­ments served. 215-901-8052.

Cut for the Cure New Im­age Hair Salon, 2522 Welsh Road. $15. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit Fox Chase Can­cer Cen­ter and Johns Hop­kins Uni­versity. 215-676-5540.

Heal­ing Mass and Pasta Sup­per Ma­ter Dol­orosa Church, 1676 Ru­an St. Mass at 11:15 a.m. will be fol­lowed by sup­per in the church hall from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Adults $10, chil­dren age 6 to 12 $6, chil­dren un­der age 6 eat free. Tick­ets avail­able at the rect­ory and at the doors of the church. 215-535-4036.

May­fair Fall Fest­iv­al and Farm­ers’ Mar­ket 3500 block of Ry­an Av­en­ue, at the in­ter­sec­tion of Frank­ford and Cottman av­en­ues. Fea­tures pump­kin paint­ing for the kids, face paint­ing, wa­ter ice, live mu­sic, wine and craft beers and more. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hos­ted by Re­pub­lic Bank and May­fair CDC.

Pi­l­ates Sculpt & Tone Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Sundays, 11 a.m. to noon and Tues­days, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

CRAFT FAIR/FLEA MAR­KETS

Bustleton Bengals Pres­id­ent Street and Con­well Av­en­ue. Flea mar­ket. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Shaare Shamay­in Syn­agogue 9768 Ver­ree Road. Craft fair and flea mar­ket. Food and bever­ages will be avail­able for pur­chase. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-677-1600, 856-571-1919.

Monday, Oct. 15

 

EVENTS

AARP Driver Re­fresh­er Course Lawn­crest Branch Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Con­tin­ues Wed­nes­day, Oct. 17. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Par­ti­cipants must at­tend both ses­sions. Re­gister. 215-685-0549.

“Arth­rit­is and Ex­er­cise” Pro­gram Chel­ten­ham Friends Meet­ing­house, Jeanes Hos­pit­al cam­pus, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Wear com­fort­able cloth­ing as par­ti­cipants will have the op­por­tun­ity to prac­tice some ex­er­cises. Light re­fresh­ments. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-4861.

Arts Academy at Ben­jamin Rush Open House 11081 Knights Road. 5 to 7 p.m. Par­ents of in­ter­ested eighth-grade stu­dents are wel­come. Re­gister. 215-281-2603, www.rush­artson­line.org

Car­dio High In­tens­ity Train­ing (H.I.T.) Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays, 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. or Wed­nes­days, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Car­mella Tot Re­cre­ation Pro­gram Car­mella Tot Re­cre­ation Preschool, 2150 Wakeling St. This is a learn and play preschool pro­gram for ages 3 to 5. Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon. $100 per month plus a one-time re­gis­tra­tion fee of $15. 215-685-1235.

“Cre­at­ing a World Class Mu­seum: The ori­gins of the Phil­adelphia Mu­seum of Art and its great col­lec­tions” Lec­ture Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Lib­rary, 625 Red Li­on Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Presen­ted by Eliza­beth An­der­son. Hos­ted by Friends of Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Lib­rary. Free. 7 p.m. 215-947-5138.

Dance Classes Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Tap and bal­let avail­able for girls age 5 and older. $20 for the month of Oc­to­ber is due at re­gis­tra­tion. Time and inf.: 215-685-1242. Also at: Ta­cony/May­fair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friend­ship St. Offered by Miss Susan’s En­ter­tain­ment & Dance. Bal­let, tap, jazz/hip hop and more avail­able for ages 3 and older. Time and inf.: 215-335-3232, 267-257-9494.

Dy­nam­ic and Iso­met­ric Strength­en­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Nu­tri­tion and Cook­ing Pro­gram Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation, 900 E. How­ell St. Learn about healthy eat­ing, quick and easy meals, the dif­fer­ence between good and bad fats, the new My Plate, main­tain­ing a healthy weight and more. Con­tin­ues Mondays through Nov. 19. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 215-353-3235.

Pride of Erin School of Ir­ish Dance Classes LAOH Club, Rhawn Street and Frank­ford Av­en­ue. Step dan­cing, 7 to 8 p.m., $7; ceili, 8 to 9 p.m., $7, or both classes for $10. Mondays. 215-206-3662.

Theo­logy On Tap North­east Three Mon­keys Caf&ea­cute;, 9645 James St. Young adults in their 20s and 30s (of all re­li­gions) will gath­er for an even­ing of cas­u­al eat­ing, bever­ages and faith-re­lated dis­cus­sion. To­night’s top­ic is ”The New Evan­gel­iz­a­tion” with the Rev. Charles Zlock and Tom Shakely. 7:30 p.m. 215-637-3525.

Tot Preschool with Miss Biddy Dorsey Play­ground, 6501 He­ger­man St. Suit­able for ages 3 to 5. Mondays, Wed­nes­days and Thursdays through May from 9 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-8734.

Zumba Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Mondays and Tues­days. $5 per class. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215-685-8753.

MEET­INGS

Bustleton Chapter, The Com­pas­sion­ate Friends Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Fed­er­al Cred­it Uni­on, 2068 Red Li­on Road. 7 p.m. 215-396-0460.

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

St. Chris­toph­er Seni­or Club Holy Fam­ily hall (un­der the church), 13301 Proc­tor Road. New mem­ber are in­vited. Meets the first and third Monday. 9:30 a.m. 215-673-4366.

Take Back Your Neigh­bor­hood Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Guest speak­ers will be from Get Healthy Philly, a city ini­ti­at­ive, and The Bridge, a fa­cil­ity for young people ex­per­i­en­cing men­tal health is­sues and sub­stance ab­use prob­lems. 7 p.m. 215-205-2167.

Tues­day, Oct. 16

 

EVENTS

AARP Driver Safety Re­fresh­er Pro­gram Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, 8580 Ver­ree Road. Course is de­signed for drivers age 50 and older. Bring a copy of driver’s li­cense and com­ple­tion cer­ti­fic­ate from a pre­vi­ous two-day class. 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Mem­bers $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.

Cub Scout Pack 160 Im­manuel Luther­an Church, 1013 Cottman Ave. Fam­ily-ori­ented pro­gram is de­signed for boys ages 7 to 10. Tues­days. 7 p.m. 215-783-6405.

ESL Classes Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation, 900 E. How­ell St. Tues­days and Thursdays. 6 to 8 p.m. 215-353-3235. 

Fall Risk As­sess­ments Moss­Rehab Out­pa­tient Cen­ter, 7198 Castor Ave. A Moss­Rehab phys­ic­al ther­ap­ist will as­sess your walk­ing and bal­ance and provide re­com­mend­a­tions to help lower the risk of fall­ing. Re­fresh­ments provided. 10 a.m. to noon. Re­gister. 215-745-0729. To sched­ule trans­port­a­tion from Rhawn­hurst NORC to Moss­Rehab, call 215-320-0351.

GED Classes Ox­ford Circle Chris­ti­an Com­munity De­vel­op­ment As­so­ci­ation, 900 E. How­ell St. Tues­days and Thursdays. 5 to 8 p.m. 215-353-3235. 

Pa­jama Party Story Time Lawn­crest Branch Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Fea­tures stor­ies, an easy craft and bed­time snack. Chil­dren may at­tend in their pa­ja­mas. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-0549.

Pro­gram for Seni­ors Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Aria Health will make a present­a­tion. 10 to 11 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Tues­days. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 11 a.m. 215-683-1994.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Skin Can­cer Screen­ings Mercy Primary Care, 1407 Rhawn St. Sponsored by Naz­areth Hos­pit­al’s Com­munity Out­reach De­part­ment. Free. 9 to 11 a.m. Ap­point­ments are re­quired. 1-866-629-2738.

Tai Chi May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Tues­days. 10 a.m. 215-683-1994.

MEET­INGS

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

Lawn­crest Com­munity As­so­ci­ation St. Wil­li­am par­ish hall, Argyle and Rob­bins streets. 7 p.m. 215-342-5642.

Men’s Only Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Home­Care, 12265 Town­send Road. Men can share their ex­per­i­ences and sup­port one an­oth­er. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Re­gister. 215-856-1215.

North­east Tea Party Pat­ri­ots Smoke Eat­ers, Frank­ford Av­en­ue and Shef­field Street. Meets the third Tues­day of each month at 7 p.m. 215-744-8963.

Rotary Club of Frank­ford-North­east Cannstat­ter’s, 9130 Academy Road. Tues­days. 12:15 to 1:30 p.m.

Sis­ter­hood of the Con­greg­a­tions of Shaare Shamay­im 9768 Ver­ree Road. Meet­ing be­gins at 7:30 p.m. Ruth Her­man Co­hen presents an in­ter­act­ive and visu­al present­a­tion on the life and art of Marc Chagall at 8:30 p.m. 215-677-1600.

Wed­nes­day, Oct. 17

 

EVENTS

Be­gin­ner Span­ish Class May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. $5. Wed­nes­days. 1 p.m. 215-683-1994.

Big Top Story Time Bustleton Branch Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Suit­able for chil­dren ages 2-1/2 to 4. Wed­nes­days. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0472.

Bingo Pel­bano Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Bustleton and Solly av­en­ues (use ramp en­trance on Solly Av­en­ue). Join the Rhawn­hurst Seni­or Cit­izens Bingo Club for those 55 and older every Wed­nes­day. 10:30 a.m. 215-742-9928.

Bingo for Adults St. Leo Con­vent, Tulip Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. Free. Hos­ted by St. Leo So­cial Justice Com­mit­tee. 1 p.m. 215-333-0340.

Boys’ Hip-Hop-Funk-Tum­bling Dance Classes Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Suit­able for ages 3 to 14. Wed­nes­days. 7 to 8 p.m. 267-475-7005.

Chef’s Spe­cial Lunch Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. En­joy a mashed potato bar with reg­u­lar and sweet pota­toes and a vari­ety of top­pings. Sponsored by PCA. 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. 215-698-7300.

Com­munity Din­ner Beth­any United Church of Christ, 6545 Rising Sun Ave. En­joy a free din­ner and get to know your neigh­bors. 5 to 7:30 p.m. 

Game Night for Adults St. Leo Con­vent, Tulip Street and Un­ruh Av­en­ue. Free for adults ages 30 and older. Hos­ted by St. Leo So­cial Justice Com­mit­tee. 7 p.m. 215-333-0340.

Medi­care Open En­roll­ment In­form­a­tion Ses­sion US Rep. Allyson Schwartz’s dis­trict of­fice, 7219 Frank­ford Ave. Coun­selors from AP­PRISE, Pennsylvania’s free health in­sur­ance coun­sel­ing pro­gram, will be avail­able for ap­point­ments from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to as­sist con­stitu­ents with ques­tions about mak­ing changes to their Medi­care Ad­vant­age or Medi­care pre­scrip­tion drug cov­er­age plans for the next year. Ap­point­ments: 215-335-3355.

Rum­mage Sale Present­a­tion B.V.M. Church, Wood­land and Old Sol­diers Road, Chel­ten­ham. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Say Good­bye to Clut­ter” Work­shop Pro­vin­cial­ate of the Sis­ters of the Holy Re­deem­er, 521 More­don Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Gayle Crist will show how to clear out clut­ter and get or­gan­ized through 21 proven tips. 7 to 9 p.m. $25. Re­gister. 215-938-1130, 1-800-818-4747.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Tai Chi Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 1 to 2 p.m. 215-697-8000.

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

Weight-Loss Sur­gery Sem­in­ar Caf&ea­cute; Jeanes, main lobby of Jeanes Hos­pit­al Pa­tient Care Cen­ter, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Free. 7 to 9 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-2273.

Yoga Stretch May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Wed­nes­days. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 11 a.m. 215-683-1994.

MEET­INGS

All Di­vi­sions De­tach­ment, Mar­ine Corps League Iron­work­ers Hall, 11600 Nor­com Road. New mem­bers are in­vited. 7:30 p.m. 215-343-4602.

Frank­ford Busi­ness and Pro­fes­sion­al As­so­ci­ation Aria Hos­pit­al, Frank­ford cam­pus, second floor con­fer­ence rooms, 4900 Frank­ford Ave. Dis­trict at­tor­ney Seth Wil­li­ams is the ex­pec­ted guest speak­er. 8:30 to 10 a.m.

Great­er North­east Phil­adelphia Cham­ber of Com­merce Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Hos­ted by SPIN (Spe­cial People in the North­east. Top­ic: “Be a part­ner in a young adult’s ca­reer de­vel­op­ment.” Break­fast meet­ing be­gins at 8:30 a.m. 215-332-3400.

Nor­mandy Civic As­so­ci­ation Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. 7 p.m.

Ox­ford Circle Chapter 1301, Na­tion­al Act­ive Re­tired Fed­er­al Em­ploy­ees As­so­ci­ation North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Noon. 215-331-5091.

Thursday, Oct. 18

 

EVENTS

 

AARP Driver Safety Re­fresh­er Pro­gram Vil­lages at Pine Val­ley club­house, 8540 Ver­ree Road. Course is de­signed for drivers age 50 and older. Bring a copy of driver’s li­cense and com­ple­tion cer­ti­fic­ate from a pre­vi­ous two-day class. 6 to 10 p.m. Mem­bers $12, non-mem­bers $14. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Bingo Cannstat­ter Volks­fest Ver­ein, 9130 Academy Road. Sponsored by Die Al­ten Her­ren des Cannstat­ters. Thursdays. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 6:30 p.m. 215-332-0121, 215-673-7734.

Bingo Hal­loween Spook­tacu­lar St. John Neu­mann Nurs­ing Home, 10400 Roosevelt Blvd. $10 to play. Ad­di­tion­al cards will be avail­able for pur­chase. Come in a Hal­loween cos­tume and re­ceive a free Bingo Jack­pot. Doors open at 6 p.m., games start at 630 p.m. 215-698-5630.

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

Girl Scouts Im­manuel Luther­an School, 1015 Cottman Ave. For girls in grades one to 12. Thursdays. 7 p.m. as­lla@aol.com

Har­vest Fall Run Lower May­fair Play­ground, 3015 Rob­bins Ave. For chil­dren in grades 6, 7 and 8. Re­gis­tra­tion at 4:30 p.m., race to fol­low. Free. Medals will be awar­ded. 215-685-8723, 215-685-1227.

Kar­ate Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays, 8 to 9 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Mad Sci­ence of New Jer­sey Spooky Sci­ence Pro­gram Lawn­crest Branch Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. 4:15 p.m. 215-685-0549.

Pilox­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays, 6 to 7 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Pork and Sauerkraut Din­ner Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home so­cial hall, 6500 Tabor Ave. Sponsored by Wo­men’s Aux­il­i­ary. Adults $10, chil­dren $2.50. Takeout avail­able for $10.50. 3:30 to 7 p.m. 215-697-8000.

Seni­or Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Rep­res­ent­at­ives from Gate­way Health In­sur­ance will show you how to be pro­act­ive in your own health. 10 to 11 a.m. 215-831-2926.

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Base­ment, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 a.m. 215-697-8000.

Tum­bling Class Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Suit­able for ages 3 to 6. Con­tin­ues Thursdays through Oct. 25. Mem­bers $30, non-mem­bers $40. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-613-1070.

Yoga Classes Pi­car­i­ello Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 10811 Calera Road. Suit­able for all levels. Bring a yoga mat. Thursdays. $8 drop-in fee or $20 for four weeks. 6:50 to 8:15 p.m. 267-738-8393.

MEET­INGS

Friends of Pennypack Park Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, 8580 Ver­ree Road. 7:30 p.m. 215-934-PARK.

Unite, Inc. Sup­port Group Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al, first floor phys­i­cians’ lounge, 1648 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. For those who have lost a baby, in­clud­ing mis­car­riage, ec­top­ic preg­nancy, still­birth and in­fant death. Free. 7 to 9 p.m. Re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

VENDOR ALERT

All Saints Church, Rhawn­hurst 1811 Lo­ney St. Oct. 20. Vendor fair. Tables $25. Inf.: 215-380-8923.

Arch­bish­op Ry­an High School 11201 Academy Road, north and south cafet­er­i­as. Oct. 20. Craft show. Tables $35 each, $55 for two, $75 for three. Inf.: 215-969-4035.

Dis­ston Park 6900 Key­stone St. (between Long­shore Av­en­ue and Dis­ston Street). Oct. 20. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by Ta­cony Civic As­so­ci­ation. Spaces $10. Inf.: 215-338-2575, ta­co­n­ycivic@ya­hoo.com

May­fair Pres­by­teri­an Church 3323 Tu­dor St. Oct. 20. In­door flea mar­ket. Spaces avail­able. Inf.: 215-624-8868.

Evan­gel­ic­al Luther­an Church of St. Luke 7200 Castor Ave. Oct. 27. Flea mar­kets. Spaces $15. Inf.: 215-745-8922, 267-216-5944.

Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter 10980 Nor­com Road. Oct. 27. Flea mar­ket. Rain or shine, in­doors or out. Tables $20, spaces $10. Inf.: 215-698-3012.

Pennypack Woods Com­munity Cen­ter Oct. 27. Christ­mas bazaar and in­door flea mar­ket. 8724 Crispin St. Sponsored by The Friendly Neigh­bors Group. Tables avail­able. Inf.: 215-338-3005. 

St. Hubert High School cafet­er­ia, Bleigh Av­en­ue and Dit­man Street en­trance. Oct. 27. Craft show. Hos­ted by Alum­nae As­so­ci­ation. Tables avail­able. Inf.: 215-673-9850.

Im­macu­late Mary Home 2990 Holme Ave. Oct. 28. Craft fair. Tables avail­able. Inf.: 215-632-0255.

As­sump­tion B.V.M. Par­ish 1900 Mead­ow­brook Ave., Feasterville. Nov. 3. Craft fair. Vendors are needed. Inf.: 215-365-2435.

Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter Gym Rich­mond and Ash streets. Nov. 3. Fish­ing flea mar­ket. $25 per table. Lim­ited to 30 tables. Inf.: 215-685-1247.

North­east Com­munity Cen­ter 2840 Holme Ave. Nov. 3. Vendor/craft fair and bake sale. Dona­tions of baked goods are needed. Vendor tables $10. Inf.: 215-335-0870.

Ben­s­alem Seni­or Cit­izen As­so­ci­ation 1850 By­berry Road, Ben­s­alem. Nov. 10. Hol­i­day bazaar. Crafter and vendor spaces $20. Inf.: 215-638-7720.

St. Cecil­ia School 535 Rhawn St. Nov. 10. Craft show. Hand­craf­ted items only. Spaces $30. Inf.: 215-983-7786.

St. Domin­ic’s Mari­an Hall 8504 Frank­ford Ave. Nov. 10. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by Court St. Domin­ic 2222. Spaces $20. Inf.: 215-338-8756.

Ben­s­alem High School 4319 Hul­meville Road, Ben­s­alem. Nov. 17. Craft fair. Vendor spaces $40. E-mail Ben­s­alem­Craft­Fair@ya­hoo.com for an ap­plic­a­tion.

Gratz Col­lege 7605 Old York Road, Mel­rose Park. Nov. 29. Ha­nukkah bazaar. Vendor space avail­able. Inf.: 215-635-7300, Ext. 100.

Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette 8580 Ver­ree Road. Dec. 1. Hol­i­day bazaar. Vendor spaces $25. Inf.: 215-214-2822. ••End­Frag­ment 

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