Northeast Times

Events (January 23, 2013)

Fri­day, Jan. 25

EVENTS

Amer­ic­an Red Cross Blood Drive Re­gis­tra­tion and ini­tial screen­ings take place in the Heart and Sur­gery Cen­ter at Jeanes Hos­pit­al, first floor foy­er, 7600 Cent­ral Ave. Blood dona­tions take place in the Amer­ic­an Red Cross Mo­bile Unit loc­ated out­side. 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Re­gister. 215-728-3319.  

Cel­eb­rat­ing our Roots: An In­tergen­er­a­tion­al Tu B’Shevat Old York Road Temple-Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Be­gins with Tu B’Shevat Seder at 6 p.m. Re­ser­va­tions needed. Erev Shab­bat ser­vice fol­lows at 7:30 p.m. Janu­ary an­niversar­ies will be cel­eb­rated. 215-886-8000. 

Red Cross Child­care Babysit­ting Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $60. 6 to 7 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 267-298-8235.

Sat­urday, Jan. 26

EVENTS

Be­gin­ner Yoga Class St. Luke’s Par­ish hall, 1946 Welsh Road. Stu­dents must bring their own yoga mat. $20 per month. 10 to 11:15 a.m. 267-738-8393 

Brownies 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. 

Com­edy Show Ben­s­alem/North­east Philly Com­edy Cab­aret, Ra­mada Hotel, 11580 Roosevelt Blvd. Fea­tures Romont Har­ris, Bill Cha­ing and oth­ers. 9 p.m. $10. Re­ser­va­tions and inf.: 215-676-5653. 

En­ergy Con­ser­va­tion Work­shop Ta­cony PAL Cen­ter, 4401 Aldine St. (St. Bern­ard’s Church). Hos­ted by Coun­cil­man Bobby Hen­on to­geth­er with ECA and PGW. Free. The pub­lic is in­vited. Train­ers will demon­strate how to in­stall self-help en­ergy sav­ing ma­ter­i­als and provide the ma­ter­i­als free of charge. 10 a.m. to noon. Re­gister. 215-686-3444. 

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

Red Cross First Aid and AED Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $60. 4 to 5 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 267-298-8235.

Sunday, Jan. 27

EVENTS

Beef and Beer Amer­ic­an Le­gion Post 366, 7976 Ox­ford Ave. 2 to 6 p.m. Guest: The Phil­lie Phanat­ic. 215-728-9412.

Classroom Thrift Shop Re­open­ing Temple Men­orah Kene­seth Chai, 4301 Tyson Ave. The store re­opens today com­pletely re­stocked. Open Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Monday through Fri­day 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Closed Sat­urday.

Open House Present­a­tion BVM, 105 Old Sol­diers Road. 9:30 a.m. Also on Jan. 29 at 9 a.m. and Jan. 30 at 1:30 p.m. 215-379-3798.

Open House St. Chris­toph­er School, 13305 Proc­tor Road. 1 p.m. 215-673-5787. 

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

Seni­or Fraud Pro­gram Holy Re­deem­er St. Joseph Man­or, 1616 Hunt­ing­don Pike, Mead­ow­brook. Top­ic: “Seni­or Fraud: You don’t al­ways know when you see it.” Amy Dobin, a per­son­al money man­ager, will speak about pro­tect­ing your­self from scams tar­get­ing seni­ors, and Mary Ann Murtha, seni­or vice pres­id­ent, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Bank, will talk about In­ter­net bank­ing and auto­mat­ic bill pay. Free. Re­fresh­ments and tours of the man­or fol­low. Pre-re­gister. 1-800-818-4747.

Monday, Jan. 28

EVENTS

Bingo St. Jos­aphat, Dis­ston and Dit­man streets. Games also played Wed­nes­days and Fri­days. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Games be­gin at 7 p.m. Kit­chen on premises. 215-338-1125. More at: North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Mondays, Wed­nes­days and Fri­days at 12:30 p.m. Two cards cost $1. 215-685-0576. 

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

Dance Classes Max My­ers Play­ground, 1601 Heller­man St. Tap and bal­let for girls ages 5 and older. $20 for the month is due at re­gis­tra­tion. Time and inf.: 215-685-1242. 

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

In­tro­duc­tion to Foster Par­ent­ing Friends Hos­pit­al, Car­riage House third floor, 4641 Roosevelt Blvd. Presen­ted by First Home Care. The class is an in­tro­duc­tion to foster par­ent­ing and also serves as an ori­ent­a­tion class for those who de­cide to be­come foster par­ents. Free. 10 a.m. to noon. 215-305-4854. 

Movie Mat­in­ee Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Mem­bers vote on the movie to be shown. Pop­corn in­cluded. Time: 215-831-2926. 

Pan­cake Break­fast and Open House St. Cecil­ia School, 525 Rhawn St. Break­fast from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Open house from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

Red Cross Pe­di­at­ric CPR Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50. 4 to 5:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 267-298-8235.

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. 

Zumba Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. Mondays and Tues­days. $5 per class. 7:30 to 8:30 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. 

Tues­day, Jan. 29

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.  

“B” Co-ed League Vol­ley­ball Pro­gram Vo­gt Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 6700 Cot­tage St. This is a fun/learn how to play league, not for ex­perts. Games played Tues­days at 7 p.m. $100 plus ref­er­ee fees per team. 215-685-8753. 

In­tro to Mi­crosoft Word Fox Chase Lib­rary, 501 Rhawn St. Class be­gins with ba­sic in­tro­duc­tion to the pro­gram, and then each stu­dent will have an op­por­tun­ity to try it. Par­ti­cipants will learn how to use Mi­crosoft Word to draft a prac­tice re­sume. 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Free. Pre-re­gister. 215-685-0547. 

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. 

Leg Vein Screen­ings Ra­di­ation On­co­logy De­part­ment at Naz­areth Hos­pit­al, 2601 Holme Ave. Learn about varicose and spider veins and treat­ment op­tions from in­ter­ven­tion­al ra­di­olo­gists. Free. 3 to 6 p.m. Re­gister. 1-866-629-2738.

Me­mori­al Ser­vice Phil­adelphia Prot­est­ant Home chapel, 6500 Tabor Ave. The ser­vice will hon­or res­id­ents who passed away dur­ing the last three months. 3:30 p.m. 215-697-8000. 

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

Red Cross First Aid Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $50. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 267-298-8235.

Seni­or Pro­gram Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. PCA’s Seni­or Com­pan­ion Pro­gram vis­its at 10 a.m. This is a pro­gram for those who like to vo­lun­teer their time. 215-831-2926. 

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. 

MEET­ING

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

Wed­nes­day, Jan. 30

EVENTS

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.

Ex­plor­ing Jew­ish Mys­tics and their Wis­dom for Today Old York Road Temple-Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abing­ton. Join Car­ol Ne­m­er­off at 10 a.m. 215-886-8000. 

Free Mid­week Pick-Me-Up Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days through March 20. Noon to 12:30 p.m. 215-612-4576.

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

Le­gis­lat­ive Hear­ing on Meth­adone Treat­ment Fa­cil­it­ies May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Res­id­ents can learn about their ef­fect on host com­munit­ies. Sponsored by state Rep. Kev­in J. Boyle. 10 a.m. 215-331-2600.

“Lewis & Clark” Power­Point with Ed Scholl Holy Re­deem­er La­fay­ette, 8580 Ver­ree Road. Sponsored by Ver­ree His­tor­ic­al So­ci­ety. 7:30 p.m. 215-214-2822

Red Cross Child­care Babysit­ting Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $60. 6 to 7 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 267-298-8235.

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

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

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

Tai Chi North­east Older Adult Cen­ter, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Wed­nes­days at 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0576. 

Tone with Barb Aria Health, Tor­res­dale Cam­pus, Knights and Red Li­on roads. Wed­nes­days through March 20. $4.50 per class drop-in fee. 6:35 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

Yoga Stretch May­fair Com­munity Cen­ter, 2990 St. Vin­cent St. Wed­nes­days. $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 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 per class drop-in fee. 7:10 p.m. 215-612-4576. 

Thursday, Jan. 31

EVENTS

Aer­obic Yoga Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Thursdays. $5. Call for time. 215-698-7300. 

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. 

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.

Kar­ate Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road. Thursdays and Fri­days at 8 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070. 

Lunch and Book Dis­cus­sion Klein JCC, 10100 Jam­is­on Ave. Lunch at 11:45 a.m. Jack Be­l­it­sky will lead a dis­cus­sion on “The Buddha in the At­tic” at 1 p.m. Re­ser­va­tions needed. 215-698-7300, Ext. 129. 

Nu­tri­tion Bingo Peter Bressi North­east Seni­or Cen­ter, 4744 Frank­ford Ave. Great prizes and a wealth of nu­tri­tion­al in­form­a­tion will be avail­able. Time: 215-831-2926.

Red Cross In­fant, Child and Adult CPR Train­ing Dis­ston Re­cre­ation Cen­ter, 4510 Dis­ston St. $45. 3 to 4:30 p.m. Pre-re­gister. 267-298-8235.

Re­gis­tra­tion for New Stu­dents St. Chris­toph­er School, main lobby, 13305 Proc­tor Road. 5 to 7 p.m. Also held Feb. 1 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. 215-673-5787. 

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

Yoga Classes 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. ••

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