Northeast Times

Events (April 24, 2013)

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. 

Bingo Cannstat­ter Volks­fest Ver­ein, 9130 Academy Road. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 6:30 p.m. 215-332-0121. 

Com­puter Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 1:30 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0576. 

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. 

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

Karaoke North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. 12:30 p.m. 215-685-0576.

Kar­ate for Kids Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. For ages 6 to 12. $10 per class. 7:15 p.m. 215-613-1070. 

Life Bal­ance/Stress Man­age­ment Health Sem­in­ar Temple Health Wo­men’s Care Elkins Park, 8380 Old York Road (on the cam­pus of Sa­lus Uni­versity). Hos­ted by Jeanes Hos­pit­al Com­munity Classroom Pro­gram. Free. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-728-4861.

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

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. Presen­ted by Rhawn­hurst NORC. Trans­port­a­tion avail­able in the 19152, 19111 and 19149 ZIP codes based on avail­ab­il­ity. Please bring canned goods 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. Job seekers can re­ceive as­sist­ance in filling out elec­tron­ic em­ploy­ment ap­plic­a­tions and pre­par­a­tion of re­sumes. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215-685-0494. 

Youth Kar­ate Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays. 7:15 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070. 

Yoga May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Thursdays. 10 a.m. $5. 215-683-1994. Also at: Pi­car­i­ello Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 10811 Calera Road. Suit­able for all levels. Bring a yoga mat. Thursdays. $20 per month. 6:50 to 8:15 p.m. 267-738-8393. 

MEET­INGS

Busi­ness Net­work In­ter­na­tion­al (BNI), NE Phil­adelphia Net­work­er Chapter Cot­tage Green, 9001 Ashton Road. Net­work­ing meet­ing held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Vis­it­ors in­vited. The only charge is the cost of your meal. Thursdays. 215-864-0500.

Nicot­ine An­onym­ous Paul’s Run, 9896 Bustleton Ave. This is a 12-step sup­port pro­gram for those who want to stop us­ing nicot­ine. Thursdays. 4:30 p.m. 215-939-6491. 

Fri­day, April 26

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Pe­di­at­ric CPR with 2.5 Hours of CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $45, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4 to 6 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Bingo Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 366, 7976 Ox­ford Ave. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit vet­er­ans’ needs. Fri­days. 7 p.m. 215-728-9412. Also at: St. Jos­aphat, Dis­ston and Dit­man streets. Games also played Mondays and Wed­nes­days. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Games be­gin at 7 p.m. Kit­chen on premises. 215-338-1125. 

ESL Con­ver­sa­tion Group Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Res­id­ents are in­vited to brush up on their Eng­lish-speak­ing skills. Fri­days. 10 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-0472. 

His­tory Lec­ture Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity, Edu­ca­tion and Tech­no­logy Cen­ter, 9801 Frank­ford Ave. Part of a speak­er series fun­ded by Glen Fo­erd-Holy Fam­ily Uni­versity. Dur­ing the lec­ture, “The His­tory of Phil­adelphia’s Wa­ter­sheds and Sew­ers,” his­tor­i­an Adam Lev­ine will fo­cus on the dis­ap­pear­ance of hun­dreds of miles of sur­face streams in the city. Free. 7 p.m. 215-637-7700. 

Line Dan­cing North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Fri­days at 9:30 a.m., Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and Wed­nes­day at 12:30 p.m. 215-685-0576. 

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

Live CZW Wrest­ling Fun­draiser Event Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Be­ne­fits Mul­tiple Scler­osis So­ci­ety. 7 p.m. 215-685-8753. 

Pasta Din­ner Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 810, 9151 Old New­town Road. $9 per per­son, $4 for chil­dren age 8 and young­er. In­cludes meat­balls, salad, bread and but­ter, dessert, cof­fee or tea. There will be a cash bar. 4 to 8 p.m. Sponsored by the Aux­il­i­ary. Show be­gins at 8:30 p.m. and fea­tures the sounds of Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack. 215-969-9437.

Sab­bath Ser­vice/Lunch/Pi­ano Play­ing Klein JCC Ta­bas House Satel­lite, 2101 Strahle St. Fri­days. Noon. 215-745-3127. 

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. 

Sat­urday, April 27

EVENTS

Alex’s Lem­on­ade Stand Out­side Mari­nucci’s Deli, 2852 St. Vin­cent St. Held hon­or of Cor­in Stew­art, a third grader at St. Mat­thew School, who battled can­cer. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vis­it www.alexslem­on­ade.org/ mypage/9303 to donate $10. 215-745-4345.

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Sports In­jury Pre­ven­tion and First Aid with 4.5 Hours of CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $45, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4 to 6 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Amici Op­era Com­pany Per­form­ance Re­deem­er United Meth­od­ist Church, 1128 Cottman Ave. Fea­tures Beeth­oven’s “Fi­delio.” $25. 4 p.m. 215-224-0257. 

Beau­ti­fic­a­tion and Cleanup Day Knights of Py­thi­as Green­wood Cemetery, 930 Adams Ave. Sponsored by The Friends of Green­wood Cemetery. Bring gloves, rakes, wheel­bar­rows and wear sturdy shoes. Re­fresh­ments provided. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-533-2967. 

Bird Walk Glen Fo­erd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Led by Frank Wind­feld­er. Bin­ocu­lars are re­com­men­ded. 7 a.m. Light re­fresh­ments provided. Mem­bers free, non-mem­bers $3. 215-632-5330.

Chinese Cul­ture and Clas­sic­al Dance Pro­gram Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. A Power Point present­a­tion in­tro­duces vis­it­ors to Chinese dance. Chinese treats fol­low. 2 p.m. 215-685-8755.

Chris­ti­an Cof­fee­house Good Shep­herd Luther­an Church, 7234 Er­drick St. Mu­sic by the Eddy Mann Band and Wendy Schet­tig. Free. 7:30 to 10 p.m. 267-701-2116. 

Earth Day Cleanup Glen Fo­erd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Help Glen Fo­erd, Friends of Poquess­ing Wa­ter­shed, PA En­vir­on­ment­al Coun­cil and Phil­adelphia Parks and Re­cre­ation clean a small sec­tion of the Poquess­ing Creek bank on the prop­erty. Bring tools, in­clud­ing clip­pers, spades, shovels, etc. Gloves, trash bags and re­fresh­ments provided. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215-632-5330. 

Elec­tron­ics Re­cyc­ling Arch­bish­op Ry­an High School, 11201 Academy Road, south park­ing lot. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the school. Items will be re­cycled by eForce Com­pli­ance. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. An­oth­er at: Re­deem­er United Meth­od­ist Church park­ing lot, Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues. Pro­ceeds be­ne­fit the church. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Fire­fight­er Daniel Sweeney Me­mori­al Schol­ar­ship Fund Bowl­ing Be­ne­fit Thun­der­bird Lanes, 3081 Holme Ave. $25, in­cludes three hours of bowl­ing, shoes, food, beer and soda. Bring your own bottle. Non-bowl­er tick­ets cost $20. 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. 267-984-0882 or e-mail dsweeney­schol­ar­ship@aol.com

Fr. Thomas J.F. Ry­an Coun­cil 5036 Knights of Colum­bus “Meas­ure Up Cam­paign” Path­mark Save A Cen­ter, Bleigh Av­en­ue and Large Street. Con­tin­ues April 28. Be­ne­fits The ARC of Pennsylvania, a non-profit group that provides ser­vices for those with in­tel­lec­tu­al and de­vel­op­ment­al dis­ab­il­it­ies. 215-464-4966. 

Friends of Pennypack Park Cleanup Meet at Rhawn Street and Lex­ing­ton Av­en­ue. The pub­lic is in­vited. Gloves, equip­ment and re­fresh­ments will be provided. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain date April 28 at the same time. 215-934-PARK.

Fun­draiser for Kar­don In­sti­tute for Arts Ther­apy’s Rock Band Shoot­ing Stars Club­house, 1931 S. Third St. $20, in­cludes buf­fet, soft drinks and en­ter­tain­ment by the Great Scott Band, Kar­don’s rock band Time­less Broth­er­hood, and the Kar­don Chor­ale. A cash bar will be avail­able. 7 to 11 p.m. 215-637-2077. 

Health & Well­ness Blood Pres­sure Check and Hands-on-only CPR Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. 11 a.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Healthy Trails 5K Run/Walk and Com­munity Day Ta­cony Creek Park be­hind Friends Hos­pit­al, 4641 Roosevelt Blvd. 8 a.m. Event marks the ded­ic­a­tion of the new urb­an trail link­ing the Phil­adelphia park sys­tem to­geth­er. Vis­it­ors can en­joy free fam­ily activ­it­ies and learn about com­munity or­gan­iz­a­tions at the com­munity day event, which fol­lows the run. 215-884-8100.  

Old York Road Sym­phony Con­cert Abing­ton Ju­ni­or High School, 2056 Susque­hanna Road, Abing­ton. Fea­tures the world premiere of “Old York Road Over­ture,” writ­ten by Peter Hil­liard. Event also fea­tures a si­lent auc­tion and raffle. The fun be­gins at 7:15 p.m. Con­cert starts at 8 p.m. Adults $18, seni­ors $15, stu­dents $5. 215-782-1718. 

Open House Handled with Care, 800 Cottman Ave. Fea­tures free mini mas­sages, fa­cials, re­flex­o­logy, scrubs and more. Dis­counts, giveaways and light re­fresh­ments avail­able. Help cel­eb­rate 20 years in busi­ness. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Sheep Shear­ing Day Fox Chase Farm, 8500 Pine Road. Vis­it­ors can watch as sheep are sheared, help card wool, en­joy hayrides, games, live mu­sic and more. $3 ad­mis­sion for adults and chil­dren. Noon to 4 p.m. Vo­lun­teers are needed. 215-685-0470. 

Spring Ok­to­ber­fest Cannstat­ter’s, 9130 Academy Road. En­ter­tain­ment fea­tures GTV Alm­rausch Schuh­plat­tler per­form­ances and the Emil Schanta Band. Doors open at 6 p.m. Mu­sic and dan­cing at 7 p.m. $10 in ad­vance, $12 at the door. The kit­chen and bar will be open. Tick­ets: 484-497-6593. 

“Theo­lo­gic­al Found­a­tions for the New Evan­gel­iz­a­tion” Pro­gram Moth­er Bon­iface Spir­itu­al­ity Cen­ter, 3501 Solly Ave. Pro­gram will be held in both Span­ish and Eng­lish, and is presen­ted by the Rev. Domin­go Rodrig­uez. Be­gins today at 9:30 a.m. and con­cludes Sunday after noon din­ner. Re­gister. 267-350-1830. 

FLEA MAR­KETS

Ab­ra­ham Lin­coln High School 3201 Ry­an Ave. Hos­ted by Home and School As­so­ci­ation. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Be­ne­fits seni­or awards and schol­ar­ships. Vendors needed. 215-571-9696. 

Louis H. Far­rell School 8300 Castor Ave. Held in­doors and out. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain date May 4. 267-707-4693. 

Mug­gies Wipe Me Down Auto De­tail 2198 E. Hunt­ing­don St. Fea­tures home goods, food, Avon products and more. 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. 267-978-1500. 

Sunday, April 28

EVENTS

Empty Nesters Fest­ive Brunch Karff Aud­it­or­i­um, Con­greg­a­tions of Shaare Shamay­im, 9768 Ver­ree Road. Joy Pol­lock presents “Is­rael as you nev­er saw it.” Event is open to con­greg­ants and friends. $16. 10:30 a.m. 215-676-4082. 

Fox Chase Read­ing Series Ry­erss Mu­seum and Lib­rary, second-floor gal­lery, 7370 Cent­ral Ave. Fea­tured po­ets are Christine Klo­cek-Lim and Le Hin­ton. 2 p.m. 

In­door Shop­ping Spree Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Fea­tures a unique col­lec­tion of spe­cial items from high-qual­ity vendors. Food avail­able. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-698-7300. 

Monday, April 29

EVENTS

Ac­ryl­ic Paint­ing Jar­del Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 1400 Cottman Ave. Suit­able for teens to adults. Mondays. 7:30 p.m. 215-728-7328. 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blen­ded Learn­ing First Aid with 3.5 Hours of CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $60, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 5 to 6 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Car­dio Tone Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $6 per class drop-in fee. 5:30 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

Chair Yoga Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $3.50 per class. 6:30 to 7 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

Com­puter Class for Be­gin­ners May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Mondays. $3. 10 a.m. 215-683-1994. 

I.C.E. Class Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Pro­gram in­cor­por­ates mild car­dio, range of mo­tion ex­er­cises and stretch­ing. 6 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070. 

“Keep it Safe” Pro­gram Ta­cony Lib­rary, 6742 Tor­res­dale Ave. Learn how to pro­tect your rights as a con­sumer and how to be fin­an­cially pre­pared if dis­aster strikes. Presen­ted in as­so­ci­ation with Cit­izens Bank. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-8755. 

Kids Cook­ing Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Suit­able for chil­dren ages 5 to 11. Con­tin­ues Mondays through May 20. Mem­bers $25, non-mem­bers $30. 5:45 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-613-1070. 

Mad Sci­ence Presents Spin, Pop, Boom! Holmes­burg Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. A mad sci­ent­ist from Mad Sci­ence will lead chil­dren in an ex­plor­a­tion that will spark their curi­os­ity about sci­ence. Sponsored by Friends of Holmes­burg Lib­rary. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-8756. 

Movie Mat­in­ee Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. You pick it, we play it. Pop­corn and bever­ages served. 1 to 3 p.m. 215-831-2926. 

Mov­ing with Elaine Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Free. 9:30 a.m. 215-698-7300.

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’s top­ic is “The Cath­oli­cism of J.R.R. Tolkein” with the Rev. Chris Land­is. Cath­ol­ics and non-Cath­ol­ics, drink­ers and non-drink­ers in­vited. 7:30 p.m. 

Tues­day, April 30

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood­borne Patho­gens In­struct­or with 4.0 Hours of CEUs Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $150, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 4 to 6:30 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Birth­day Party Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Cel­eb­rate monthly birth­days with cake, ice cream and en­ter­tain­ment. 11:45 a.m. 215-831-2926. 

Ceram­ics North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Tues­days. $2. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-0576. 

Com­puter As­sist­ance Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Tues­days at 2 p.m. One-on-one ses­sions avail­able by ap­point­ment. 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.  

Ex­er­cise Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Tues­days and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. 215-685-0576.

Ex­er­cise with Elayne Klein JCC Ta­bas House Satel­lite, 2101 Strahle St. Tues­days. 10:45 a.m. 215-745-3127. 

Flip Fit­ness Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $4.50. Tues­days. 7:05 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

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

Nu­tri­tion Pro­gram Klein JCC Ta­bas House Satel­lite, 2101 Strahle St. Tues­days. 10 a.m. 215-745-3127. 

Pilox­ing Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $6 per class. Tues­days. 6 to 7 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

Seni­or Pro­grams Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. A rep­res­ent­at­ive from the Hun­ger Co­ali­tion will speak about the ser­vices it of­fers at 10 a.m. A di­eti­cian from PCA will talk about “Salt Sense” at 1 p.m. 215-831-2926. 

Sil­ver Sneak­ers Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $3. 9 a.m. 215-612-4576. Also at: May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. 11 a.m. $3 if not a Sil­ver Sneak­ers mem­ber. 215-683-1994. 

Zumba Max My­ers Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 1601 Heller­man St. Taught by a li­censed Zumba in­struct­or. Tues­days and Wed­nes­days. 7:30 p.m. Re­gister. 215-685-1242. 

MEET­ING

Mill­brook Civic As­so­ci­ation Cal­vary Ath­let­ic As­so­ci­ation, 4330 Deer­path Lane. 7 p.m. 

Wed­nes­day, May 1

EVENTS

Aer­obics Mitchell Play­ground, 3700 White­hall Lane (be­hind Han­cock Demon­stra­tion School). Space is lim­ited. $5 per class. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-9394. 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Jeanes Hos­pit­al 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Re­gis­tra­tion and ini­tial screen­ings take place in the first-floor foy­er of the Heart and Sur­gery Cen­ter. Dona­tions take place in the Amer­ic­an Red Cross mo­bile unit, parked out­side the cen­ter. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-2133. 

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Pe­di­at­ric CPR Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 267-298-8235. 

Art Class North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. $2. Wed­nes­days. 2 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0576. 

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. 

Boot Camp Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Class is high in­tens­ity in­ter­val train­ing. Wed­nes­days at 7:15 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.

Box Lunch Bingo Fun­draiser Lawn­crest Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6000 Rising Sun Ave. Doors open at 11 a.m. Lunch be­gins at noon. $10, in­cludes box lunch, three bingo cards and a chance for the table prize. Hos­ted by Friends of the Lawn­crest Lib­rary. Pro­ceeds help sup­port the lib­rary’s sum­mer pro­grams. Pre-or­der tick­ets. 215-742-3662. 

Chair Yoga with Re­lax­a­tion Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $4.50. 7:20 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

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

“Med­it­a­tion for your Type” Pro­gram Holy Re­deem­er Coun­sel­ing Cen­ter, 521 More­don Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. The presenter will ex­plain the six primary meth­ods of med­it­a­tion and of­fer ex­per­i­en­tial re­flect­ive ex­er­cises to help dis­cov­er the ap­plic­able type for your per­son­al­ity. $25. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 1-800-818-4747. 

Mid­week Pick-Me-Up Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. $3.50. Noon. 215-612-4576.

Story Time Bustleton Lib­rary, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Suit­able for ages 2-1/2 to 5. Come meet the new chil­dren’s lib­rar­i­an, Mr. John. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0472. 

Theatre Classes for Chil­dren Glen Fo­erd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Five Wed­nes­day classes are suit­able for chil­dren ages 7 to 12. Chil­dren will learn theat­er skills. $50. 4 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 215-632-5330. 

Total Joint Re­place­ment Class Naz­areth Hos­pit­al’s Mari­an Con­fer­ence Cen­ter, 2601 Holme Ave. Pro­spect­ive can­did­ates and their fam­il­ies are in­vited. Free. 6 p.m. Re­gister. 215-335-6313. 

MEET­INGS

Friends of Tor­res­dale Lib­rary At the lib­rary, 3079 Holme Ave. Join the group and aid in plan­ning fu­ture events. 6:30 p.m. 215-685-0494. 

Hear­ing Loss As­so­ci­ation of Amer­ica, Phil­adelphia-Sub­urb­an and North­east Chapter Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Lib­rary, 625 Red Li­on Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Dr. Ruth Hor­witz will talk about get­ting leg­al pa­pers, in­clud­ing fin­an­cial, med­ic­al, per­son­al and leg­al pa­pers in or­der. A busi­ness meet­ing pre­cedes the speak­er. 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. 215-698-0980.

Thursday, May 2

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Ba­sic First Aid Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50, in­cludes spot cer­ti­fic­a­tion. 6 to 7 p.m. 267-298-8235. 

Arts & Crafts for Chil­dren Lower May­fair Play­ground, Rob­bins Av­en­ue and Hawthorne Street. Suit­able for chil­dren in grades 1 to 5. $45. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-685-1227. 

Ball­room Dance North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 12:30 to 2 p.m. $2. 215-685-0576. 

Com­puter Ba­sics Holmes­burg Lib­rary, 7810 Frank­ford Ave. Space is lim­ited. 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Ad­di­tion­al classes take place May 9 and 16. Re­gister. 215-685-8756. 

Movie Mat­in­ee Fox Chase Lib­rary, 501 Rhawn St. Doors open at 12:15 p.m. See “The Life of Pi” in the meet­ing room at 12:30 p.m. Lim­ited seat­ing. First come, first seated. 215-685-0547. 

Tum­bling for Kids Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Pro­gram for ages 3 to 6 con­tin­ues May 9, 16 and 23. Mem­bers $30, non-mem­bers $40. 6 to 7 p.m. Re­gister. 215-613-1070. 

MEET­INGS

Par­kin­son’s Dis­ease Sup­port Group Adath Je­shur­un Syn­agogue, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. 1:30 p.m. 215-829-7273.  

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. 

TLA Rhawn­hurst Rhawn­hurst Pres­by­teri­an Church, Lor­etto Av­en­ue and Lans­ing Street. All wid­ows and wid­owers are in­vited. 7 p.m. 215-744-7838, 215-745-9119. 

Vet­er­ans Group Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home Learn­ing Cen­ter, 6500 Tabor Ave. Mil­it­ary vet­er­ans from the com­munity are in­vited to join PPH res­id­ent vet­er­ans for in­form­a­tion­al pro­grams and com­radery. 3 p.m. 215-697-8194. 

VENDOR ALERT

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. Inf.: 215-338-2575.

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

Brides­burg Re­cre­ation Cen­ter 4601 Rich­mond St. May 4. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15. Inf.: 267-738-5414. 

North­east High School 1601 Cottman Ave. May 4. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by Home & School. Spaces $20. Inf.: 215-745-1146. 

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

St. John’s, May­fair 3101 Tyson Ave. May 4. In­door/out­door flea mar­ket. In­door tables $25, out­door spaces $20. Inf.: 215-338-3519. 

Holmes­burg United Meth­od­ist Church 8118 Frank­ford Ave. May 11. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $10 be­fore May 8 or $15 af­ter­wards. Inf.: 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. Inf.: 215-632-1345. 

Wissi­nom­ing Pres­by­teri­an Church Tor­res­dale Av­en­ue and How­ell Street. May 11. In­door/out­door flea mar­ket. No food vendors needed. Ask about $5 re­fund. Spaces $15. Inf.: 215-288-9192. 

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. Inf.: 215-831-2926. 

Trin­ity Church Ox­ford Rising Sun and Long­shore av­en­ues. May 18. Flea mar­ket. Sponsored by Wo­men of Trin­ity Church Ox­ford. Spaces $10. Inf.: 215-745-3739, 215-745-4186. 

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

Beth­esda Church 808 Red Li­on Road. June 1. Flea mar­ket. Spaces $15 or two for $25. Rain date June 8. Inf.: 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. Inf. 215-685-8755. 

Dis­ston Park 6900 Key­stone Street, between Long­shore Av­en­ue and Dis­ston Street. Hos­ted by Ta­cony Civic As­so­ci­ation. June 15. No rain date. Spaces $10. Inf.: 215-338-2575 or ta­co­n­ycivic@ya­hoo.com 

Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette  8580 Ver­ree Road. June 29. Out­door flea mar­ket. Spaces $25. Inf.: 215-214-2822. ••

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