Northeast Times

Events (April 17, 2013)

Thursday, April 18

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Sports In­jury Pre­ven­tion for Coaches Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 5 to 6:30 p.m. 267-298-8235. 

Au­thor Talk Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Mark John­son dis­cusses his book “Bas­ket­ball Slave: The Andy John­son Har­lem Globe­trot­ter Story,” which provides be­hind-the-scenes tales of the early days of the Har­lem Globe­trot­ters. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-0549. 

Fam­ily His­tory On­line Work­shop North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. En­joy a work­shop on gene­a­logy and fam­ily his­tory re­sources avail­able on the Free Lib­rary’s Web site and on the In­ter­net. Space is lim­ited. Please ar­rive 30 minutes early to get a re­gis­tra­tion tick­et at the ref­er­ence desk in the magazines and news­pa­pers de­part­ment. 2 p.m. 215-685-0522. 

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

May­fair Art Ini­ti­at­ive Third Thursday Pro­gram Headquar­ters, 7213 Frank­ford Ave. Art­work and pho­to­graphy will be on dis­play. Re­fresh­ments served. 7 p.m. 215-941-8604.

Phil­adelphia Book Fest­iv­al: Au­thor Event Frank­ford Lib­rary, 4634 Frank­ford Ave. Free. Fea­tures Kar­en Quinones-Miller, au­thor of the auto­bi­o­graph­ic­al nov­el “An Angry-Ass Black Wo­man.” 3:30 p.m. 215-685-1473. 

So­cial Se­cur­ity Plan­ning Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Presen­ted by the So­ci­ety of Fin­an­cial Aware­ness (SOFA). 10 a.m. 215-831-2926. 

MEET­INGS

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

Phil­adelphia’s First Toast­mas­ters Club Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, 6500 Tabor Ave. A min­im­um dona­tion helps with the room rent­al and re­fresh­ments. Vis­it­ors are in­vited. 7 to 9 p.m. 

Up­per Holmes­burg Civic As­so­ci­ation St. Domin­ic’s Mari­an Hall, 8532 Frank­ford Ave. 7 p.m. 

Fri­day, April 19

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Psy­cho­lo­gic­al First Aid Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $90, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Flower Ar­ran­ging Class Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Bring a fa­vor­ite mug and scis­sors. $5. 7 p.m. Re­ser­va­tions re­quired. 215-685-1242. 

Lit­er­acy Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days at 10 a.m. 215-685-0576. 

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Mus­cu­lar Strength Train­ing North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Monday and Wed­nes­day from 8:30 to 9 a.m. and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. $2 per class if not covered by your in­sur­ance. 215-685-0576. 

MEET­INGS

Daytrip­pers Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Shir­ley and Bobbi Kraft will talk about their re­cent trip to Is­rael. 12:45 p.m. 

Wid­ow & Wid­ower Sup­port Group North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fri­days at 10 a.m. 215-685-0576. 

Sat­urday, April 20

EVENTS

AAA Seni­or De­fens­ive Driv­ing Course Great­er Phil­adelphia Re­alty School, 7725 Castor Ave. Re­fresh­er course from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., ba­sic class from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ba­sic course costs $25 for mem­bers, $30 for non-mem­bers; re­fresh­er course costs $19 for mem­bers, $24 for non-mem­bers. A dis­count is avail­able for couples. 1-877-457-0711. 

ASAP Chess Club Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. Suit­able for chil­dren in third grade and older. Play a friendly game or learn how to play. Sponsored by Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary. 2 p.m. 215-685-0494. 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross FIT CPR In­struct­or’s Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $250, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 11 a.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Ar­den’s NF Avengers Tea Party with a Twist Caf&ea­cute; Michelan­gelo, 11901 Bustleton Ave. $30, in­cludes buf­fet, live mu­sic, draft beer, house wine and soda. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit Chil­dren’s Tu­mor Found­a­tion. 2 to 6 p.m. Pur­chase tick­ets on­line at grow.ctf.org/Ar­den­sTeaParty2013 

Bluegrass Night Holy Nativ­ity Church, Par­ish hall, 205 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Rockledge. Fea­tures Boulevard Ex­press and The Rock­dale Boys. $10. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the church. 7 to 9:30 p.m.

De­sign­er Bag Bingo Holmes­burg Boys Club, 7756 Dit­man St. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit Holy Ter­rors STARS, a spe­cial needs sports group. $30, in­cludes 10 games, light re­fresh­ments, cof­fee, tea, wa­ter and soda. Bring your own bottle. 7 p.m. 215-331-9876, 215-847-4422. 

Fam­ily Bas­ket Raffle/Spring Fling Ta­cony Academy Charter School, 1330 Rhawn St. Tick­et sheets cost $5 for theme bas­kets. Grand prize raffle tick­ets cost $1 each. Re­fresh­ments avail­able. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Friends of Pennypack Park Re­cyc­ling Ab­ra­ham Lin­coln High School, Ry­an Av­en­ue park­ing lot. All pa­per products, card­board, alu­min­um cans, cloth­ing, print­er cart­ridges, cell phones and pack­ing pea­nuts are ac­cep­ted. Vis­it the free book table. 9 a.m. to noon. 215-934-PARK.  

Pan­cake Break­fast Good Shep­herd Luther­an Church, 7234 Er­drick St. $6, in­cludes pan­cakes, saus­age, or­ange juice cof­fee or tea. Takeout avail­able. 9 to 11 a.m. 215-332-4110.

Pan­cake Break­fast and Chinese Auc­tion Wes­ley En­hanced Liv­ing Pennypack, 8401 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures pan­cakes, saus­age, ba­con, fruit, hot and cold bever­ages. Adults $7, chil­dren two and older $5. Be­ne­fits Wes­ley’s be­ne­vol­ent care fund. In­gredi­ents and culin­ary ser­vices donated by the Li­on’s Club. 9 a.m. to noon. 267-348-3364. 

Phil­adelphia Book Fest­iv­al: Au­thor Event North­east Re­gion­al Lib­rary, 2228 Cottman Ave. Rich West­cott, au­thor of eight books about the Phil­lies plus the forth­com­ing book, “Phil­adelphia’s 50 Greatest Base­ball Play­ers,” is the guest. Free. 1:30 p.m. 215-685-0522.  

Pi­l­ates Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Sat­urdays at 10 a.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

R.A.D. Book Club Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. Books, crafts, snacks and com­munity ser­vice for third- to sev­enth-graders with a “kid­die corner” for young­er chil­dren. Sponsored by Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary. 1 to 3 p.m. 215-685-0494. 

Sac­red Arts Fest­iv­al Glen­cairn Mu­seum, 1001 Cathed­ral Road, Bryn Athyn. Wit­ness the com­ple­tion of a tra­di­tion­al sand man­dala (sand paint­ing) by Ven­er­able Losang Samten. 1 to 5 p.m. Con­tin­ues April 21, when dis­mant­ling of the man­dala will take place at 4 p.m. Ad­mis­sion is $8, $6 for seni­ors and stu­dents with I.D. Mu­seum mem­bers and chil­dren 4 and young­er are free. 267-502-2600. 

Shred­ding Day Faith Luther­an Church, 4150 Wood­haven Road. A pro­fes­sion­al shred­ding com­pany will be in the church park­ing lot to dis­pose of old pa­pers. No charge. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Si­lent Auc­tion Emanuel United Church of Christ, 2628 Fill­more St. Food will be avail­able. Doors open at 11 a.m. Draw­ings be­gin at 12:30 p.m. 

Steal Your Face Band “420 Party” Nick’s Roast Beef, 2210 Cottman Ave. No ad­mis­sion charge. 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. 215-745-1292.

FLEA MAR­KET

Gos­pel of Grace Chris­ti­an School 315 Cent­ral Ave., Chel­ten­ham. Moth­er’s Day craft/vendor show. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the vic­tims of Hur­ricane Sandy. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.        laur­a_steven­son84@ya­hoo.com

Sunday, April 21

EVENTS

Amici Op­era Com­pany Per­form­ance Re­deem­er United Meth­od­ist Church, 1128 Cottman Ave. Fea­tures Beeth­oven’s “Fi­delio.” $25. 3 p.m. 215-224-0257. 

Bingo Fun­draiser Brook­side Man­or at Somer­ton Springs, 50 Bustleton Pike, Feasterville. Hos­ted by Marlyn Fein Chapter Board of As­so­ci­ates, Fox Chase Can­cer Cen­ter. $40, in­cludes full lunch and bingo cards. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit pa­tient care and re­search at Fox Chase Can­cer Cen­ter. 11 a.m. 215-860-7365. 

Hymn Sing Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, 6500 Tabor Ave. 7 p.m. 215-697-8000. 

May­fair Farm­ers Mar­ket Rib­bon-Cut­ting and Kick-off Cel­eb­ra­tion In­ter­sec­tion of Cottman and Frank­ford av­en­ues (at Ry­an Av­en­ue). Mar­ket will be open two Sundays a month through Oct. 20 and is ex­pec­ted to fea­ture about 15-20 vendor stalls and 3-4 food truck mem­bers of the Philly Mo­bile Food As­so­ci­ation provid­ing loc­ally grown goods. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215-888-1243.

MEET­INGS

Friend­ship Singles Club The group for ages 50 and older will hold a din­ner meet­ing at a loc­a­tion in the North­east. 3 p.m. Loc­a­tion inf.: 215-969-7167.

North­east Philly for Peace & Justice Med­ic­al Mis­sions Sis­ters, 8400 Pine Road. Pot luck sup­per at 6 p.m. Meet­ing be­gins at 7 p.m. 215-338-8420. 

Monday, April 22

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Pe­di­at­ric First Aid Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $45, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Dance Classes Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Tap and bal­let avail­able for girls ages 5 and older. $20 for the month 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. And at: Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Tap and bal­let for chil­dren ages 5 to 7 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Kinder tap and bal­let for ages 3 to 5 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 267-475-7005.

“How to Grow Roses” Pro­gram Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Mas­ter garden­er and con­sult­ing ros­ar­i­an Mary McK­night-Seltzer will show par­ti­cipants how to se­lect, plant and main­tain roses. 6:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-8755.

Phil­adelphia Sci­ence Fair Fest­iv­al Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. School-age chil­dren can meet Frank­lin In­sti­tute edu­cat­ors and ex­plore the ways ma­ter­i­als be­have on the nano­scale and oth­er activ­it­ies. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. 215-685-0494. 

Preschool Story Time Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. Stor­ies, songs, move­ment, an easy craft and snack are for chil­dren ages 2 to 5 and their care­givers. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0549. 

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. 

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays at 1 p.m. and Thursdays at 9 a.m. $3 per class if not a mem­ber. 215-613-1070. 

Sing @ the Lib­rary Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. The lib­rary is form­ing a youth choir for ages 5 to 14. The presenter, Jawuan Thomas, is a mem­ber of the Phil­adelphia Boys Choir and the North­east High School Choir. 4 p.m. Lim­ited space. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-8755. 

Theo­logy on Tap North­east Gearo’s Grille, 1913 Welsh Road. Four-week series is for young adults in their 20s and 30s to gath­er for an even­ing of cas­u­al eat­ing, drink­ing and faith-re­lated dis­cus­sion. This week, a listen­ing ses­sion with Arch­bish­op Charles J. Chaput is fea­tured. Cath­ol­ics and non-Cath­ol­ics, drink­ers and non-drink­ers in­vited. 7:30 p.m. 

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. 

Yoga Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays at 7:15 p.m. and Wed­nes­days at 6:15 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Zumba Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Mondays. $6 drop-in fee. 7:05 p.m. 215-612-4576. And at: Lower May­fair Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, Rob­bins Av­en­ue and Hawthorne Street. Mondays. $5. 7 p.m. 215-685-1227. Also at: Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Mondays and Tues­days. $5 per class. 7:30 p.m. 215-685-8753. More at: Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Mondays and Tues­days at 7:15 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:15 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070. 

Zumba with Zuly Iron­work­ers Uni­on Bridge­man’s Hall, 11600 Nor­com Road. Mondays. $6. 7 p.m. 215-612-0728. 

Tues­day, April 23

EVENTS

Ab Blast Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. This is a com­plete ab­dom­in­al workout tar­get­ing the en­tire ab­dom­in­al com­plex. Tues­days and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.  

Ac­tu­al Value Ini­ti­at­ive (AVI) Com­munity In­form­a­tion Ses­sion Bush­rod Lib­rary, 6304 Castor Ave. Loc­al prop­erty own­ers are en­cour­aged to at­tend the ses­sion, which can help them un­der­stand AVI, the Homestead pro­cess and the ap­plic­a­tion, the As­sess­ment Change No­tice and more. 6 to 9 p.m. 215-685-1471. 

Adult Mar­tial Arts Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Classes held Tues­day and Fri­day even­ings and Sat­urday af­ter­noons. $45 per month. Inf.: 215-685-1242.

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Adult, Pe­di­at­ric CPR with 3.5 Hours CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4 to 6:30 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

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

Boys’ Tum­bling, Hip-Hop and Funk Classes Phil­adelphia Dance Cen­ter, 8702 Crispin St. Suit­able for ages 3 to 14. Tues­days. Time and inf.: 267-475-7005.

Eye Care Pro­gram for Seni­ors Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Gate­way Health Aware­ness Series gives a present­a­tion on eye care. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926. 

Great­er Phil­adelphia Chor­ale Re­hears­als St. Jerome church hall, 8100 Col­fax St. All sing­ers are in­vited. Tues­days. 7:30 p.m. 215-313-5363.

In­tro to Mi­crosoft Word Fox Chase Lib­rary, 501 Rhawn St. Class be­gins with a ba­sic in­tro­duc­tion to the pro­gram, and then each stu­dent will have the op­por­tun­ity to try it for them­selves. Also, learn how to use Mi­crosoft Word to draft a prac­tice re­sume. 10:30 a.m. to noon. 215-685-0547. 

Joint Re­place­ment Sur­gery Sem­in­ar Jeanes Hos­pit­al, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Learn about the be­ne­fits of total joint re­place­ment, what can be ex­pec­ted in the hos­pit­al and after dis­charge and take a tour of the or­tho­paed­ic unit. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-3944. 

Kids Fit­ness and Youth Activ­it­ies Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Tues­days and Thursdays at 4:30 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070. 

Lunch Klein JCC Ta­bas House Satel­lite, 2101 Strahle St. Tues­days and Wed­nes­days. Noon. 215-745-3127. 

Me­mori­al Ser­vice Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home Chapel, 6500 Tabor Ave. Res­id­ents who have passed away dur­ing the last three months will be re­membered. 3:30 p.m. 215-697-8000. 

Neigh­bor­hood Sci­ence Event Lawn­crest Lib­rary, 6098 Rising Sun Ave. The meet­ing room will be­come an in­ter­act­ive sci­ence fair com­plete with hands-on sta­tions that fea­ture ex­per­i­ments and ex­hib­its of sci­ence phe­nom­ena. This is part of the Phil­adelphia Sci­ence Fest­iv­al which is or­gan­ized by The Frank­lin In­sti­tute. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. 215-685-0549. 

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Car­dio Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Tues­days at 1 p.m. and Fri­days at 10 a.m. $3 drop-in fee if not a mem­ber. 215-613-1070. 

Sil­ver Sneak­ers MS­ROM Class Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 to 11 a.m. 215-697-8000. 

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

Tone Up Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Free. Tues­days. 9:30 a.m. 215-698-7300. 

Yoga Lack­man Play­ground, 1101 Bart­lett St. Class is for all levels. Bring a yoga mat. $5 per class. 7 to 8 p.m. 215-971-0404. 

Zumba Gold Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. $5. Tues­days. 6 p.m. 215-698-7300. 

MEET­ING

An­ger Man­age­ment Groups for Teens Cen­ter for Fam­il­ies and Re­la­tion­ships, 1600 Magee Ave. For chil­dren 13 to 17. Tues­days. 6 p.m. Ap­point­ments: 215-537-5367. 

Wed­nes­day, April 24

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Adult, Pe­di­at­ric First Aid & CPR with 4.5 Hours of CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $75, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4 to 6:30 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Arch­ery Camp Re­gis­tra­tion Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Wed­nes­days. 7 to 9 p.m. 215-685-8753. 

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

“Bor­row­ing Ba­sics” Pro­gram Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Learn how cred­it works, dif­fer­ent types of loans and cred­it, and more. Presen­ted in as­so­ci­ation with Cit­izens Bank. 6:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-8755. 

Core Train­ing Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Wed­nes­days. $5. 7 p.m. 215-698-7300. 

Eat Bet­ter/Move More Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Learn about healthy al­tern­at­ives to fatty foods and par­ti­cip­ate in low-im­pact ex­er­cises. Wed­nes­days. 10 a.m. 215-831-2926. 

Fam­ily Arts Academy Fox Chase Lib­rary, 501 Rhawn St. Join artists from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in an art-mak­ing work­shop for the whole fam­ily. 4 to 5:30 p.m. 215-685-0547. 

In­tro to eBay Fox Chase Lib­rary, 501 Rhawn St. Learn how to buy and sell on the on­line auc­tion site. 7 p.m. 215-685-0547. 

Klein Mu­sic Makers Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. If you play an in­stru­ment or can read mu­sic, join the group on Wed­nes­days at 1:30 p.m. 215-698-7300, Ext. 134.  

Learn with the Rabbi Klein JCC Ta­bas House Satel­lite, 2101 Strahle St. Wed­nes­days. 12:45 p.m. 215-745-3127. 

Pi­ano Les­sons North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Wed­nes­days at 1:30 p.m. 215-685-0576. 

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

Quit Smoking Pro­gram with UPENN Holmes­burg Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. Con­tin­ues Wed­nes­days through May 29. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-662-8893. 

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Yoga Stretch Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com  Road. Wed­nes­days at 9 a.m. $3 if not a mem­ber. 215-613-1070. 

Sil­ver Splash Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Free for Sil­ver Sneak­er mem­bers, $5 for guests. 8:45 and 9:45 a.m. 215-698-7300. 

Tai Chi North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0576. Also at: Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home, Gate­way Man­or lower level, 6500 Tabor Ave. $8 per ses­sion for non-mem­bers of PPH Well­ness Cen­ter. 1 to 2 p.m. 215-697-8000. 

Tum­bling Pro­gram Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Wed­nes­days. $20 per month plus a one-time re­gis­tra­tion fee of $5. 7 p.m. 215-685-8753. 

Ver­reeville His­tor­ic­al So­ci­ety Present­a­tion Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, 8580 Ver­ree Road. See the video “Sav­ing the Ti­tan­ic” with George Tomez­sko. Free to those at­tend­ing for the first time, and $10 for the year. 7:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-214-2822. 

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

Youth Hockey Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Wed­nes­days from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost and info: 215-613-1070. 

Zumba Max My­ers Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 1601 Heller­man St. $5. Wed­nes­days. 7:30 p.m. 215-685-1242. And at: Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Wed­nes­days. $5. 6 p.m. 215-698-7300. Also at: Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days. $6 drop-in fee. 7:10 to 8:10 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

Zumba with Zuly Good Shep­herd Meth­od­ist Church, 10910 Calera Road. Wed­nes­days. $6. 7 p.m. 215-612-0728. 

MEET­INGS

8thPo­lice Dis­trict Ser­vice Area Group Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. Led by Lt. Joseph Mul­lin, the group meets to dis­cuss prob­lems in the area. Vis­it­ors are wel­come. 7 p.m. 

An­ger Man­age­ment Groups for Chil­dren Cen­ter for Fam­il­ies and Re­la­tion­ships, 1600 Magee Ave. Suit­able for boys and girls ages 7 to 12. Wed­nes­days. 6 p.m. Ap­point­ments: 215-537-5367. 

Asi­an Seni­or Com­munity Group Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Wed­nes­days from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch must be re­served in ad­vance. 215-698-7300. 

Great­er Bustleton Civic League Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Fed­er­al Cred­it Uni­on, 2068 Red Li­on Road. 7 p.m. 

Jew­ish Cul­ture Club North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0576. 

Sun­shine Club Klein JCC Ta­bas House Satel­lite, 2101 Strahle St. Wed­nes­days. 9:30 a.m. 215-745-3127. 

Wissi­nom­ing Civic As­so­ci­ation Wissi­nom­ing Pres­by­teri­an Church, 5825 Tor­res­dale Ave. (at How­ell Street). A guest from FC De­vel­op­ment Group will speak about a new pro­ject be­ing built at the corner of Har­bison Av­en­ue and Tulip Street. 7 p.m. 215-288-6468. 

Thursday, April 25

EVENTS

8th Dis­trict Town Hall 8th Po­lice Dis­trict, 3100 Red Li­on Road. Capt. Len Ditch­kof­sky, 8th dis­trict com­mand­er, will dis­cuss neigh­bor­hood crime trends with area res­id­ents. 7 p.m. 215-685-9377. 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross First Aid with 3.0 Hours of CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4 to 6 p.m. 267-298-8235. 

Nu­tri­tion Bingo Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. 1 to 2:30 p.m. 215-831-2926. 

Seni­or Lunch and Learn Rhawn­hurst Pres­by­teri­an Church, 7701 Lor­etto Ave. Top­ic: “Le­gis­lat­ive changes af­fect­ing seni­ors and their care” with Vicki Hoak, CEO Pennsylvania Home­care As­so­ci­ation. Pro­gram is presen­ted by Rhawn­hurst NORC. Trans­port­a­tion avail­able in the 19152, 19111 and 19149 ZIP codes based on avail­ab­il­ity. Par­ti­cipants are asked to bring a canned good dona­tion for the Food Shelf. $5. Noon. Re­gister. 215-320-0351. 

Spa­ghetti Din­ner Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home so­cial hall, 6500 Tabor Ave. Hos­ted by Wo­men’s Aux­il­i­ary. 3:30 to 7 p.m. Adults $8.25, chil­dren $4.25, takeout $8.75. 215-697-8000.

Tech­mobile Vis­it Tor­res­dale Lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. The Tech­mobile will be parked out­side the lib­rary from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Job seekers will be able to re­ceive as­sist­ance in filling out elec­tron­ic em­ploy­ment ap­plic­a­tions and with pre­par­a­tion of re­sumes. 215-685-0494. 

VENDOR ALERT

Louis H. Far­rell School 8300 Castor Ave. April 27. Flea mar­ket. Rain date May 4. Double cafet­er­ia table (in­side) $25; out­side spot, bring your own table, $15. 267-707-4693. 

Klein JCC 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. April 28. In­door spring shop­ping spree. Spaces avail­able. 215-698-7300, Ext. 129. 

6800 block of Tor­res­dale Ave. (closed off area) May 3. First Fri­days Art Fest­iv­al. Hos­ted by Ta­cony Civic As­so­ci­ation. Artists and craft vendors are needed. 215-338-2575, Ta­co­n­ycivic@ya­hoo.com

Aria Hos­pit­al, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus park­ing gar­age, Knights and Red Li­on roads. May 4. Sponsored by Aux­il­i­ary. Spaces $20. Call for re­ser­va­tion pack­et. 215-831-2179. 

Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter 4601 Rich­mond St. May 4. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15. Bring your own table. 267-738-5414. 

North­east High School 1601 Cottman Ave. May 4. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by Home & School. Rain date May 11. Spaces $20. 215-745-1146, 215-676-0937. 

Pennypack Woods Com­munity Cen­ter 8724 Crispin St. May 4. In­door flea mar­ket. Sponsored by Friendly Neigh­bors Group. Tables avail­able. 215-338-3005. 

Holmes­burg United Meth­od­ist Church 8118 Frank­ford Ave. May 11. Flea mar­ket. A rum­mage drive is also be­ing held to help sup­port Ann’s At­tic. Bring second-hand items (no elec­tron­ics or cloth­ing) and also non-per­ish­able food items for the church’s food cup­board and hot meal pro­gram. Spaces $10 be­fore May 8 or $15 af­ter­wards. 215-333-3155. 

Me­mori­al Pres­by­teri­an Church of Fox Chase 7902 Ox­ford Ave. May 11. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15 or $20 with table. Rain date May 18. 215-632-1345. 

North­east Com­munity Cen­ter, Or­leans Build­ing Roosevelt Boulevard and Adams Av­en­ue (next to Friends Hos­pit­al). May 18. Craft fair. Be­ne­fits Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter. Re­serve by April 30. Tables $20. 215-831-2926. 

Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter 6700 Cot­tage St. May 18. Out­door flea mar­ket. No food vendors needed. Spaces $5. Rain date May 25. 215-685-8753. 

Beth­esda Church 808 Red Li­on Road. June 1. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15 or two for $25. Rain date June 8. 215-464-3131. 

Ta­cony Branch Lib­rary 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. June 1. Out­door flea mar­ket. Spaces $10, bring your own table. Sponsored by Friends of Ta­cony Lib­rary. 215-685-8755. ••

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