Thursday, March 28
Adult Painting Classes Resurrection Regional Catholic School, Castor and Shelmire avenues. 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.
American Red Cross Fire Safety Training Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St. $25, includes spot certification. 5 to 6 p.m. Pre-register. 267-298-8235.
Arts & Crafts Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 9 to 11 a.m. 215-685-0576.
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.
Bowling Outing Erie Lanes, 1300 E. Erie Ave. Hosted by Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center. $10, includes three games of bowling, shoe rental, CCT service and lunch. Pre-registration required. 215-831-2926.
Cardio Circuit Mayfair Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Thursdays. 11 a.m. $3 if not a Silver Sneakers member. 215-683-1994.
Chair Exercise Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Thursdays. 10:30 a.m. 215-745-3127.
Chess Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. 215-685-0576.
Chit Chat Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Thursdays. 11 a.m. 215-745-3127.
Community Seder Tabas House, 2101 Strahle St. Led by Rabbi Sandra Berliner and Cantor Scott Barsky. $4. Noon. Pre-register. 215-745-3127.
Computer Class Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays from 1:30 to 4 p.m. 215-685-0576.
Free Library Techmobile Visit Torresdale Library, 3079 Holme Ave. Job seekers will receive help in filling out electronic employment applications and preparation of resumes. Time permitting, instruction on downloading e-Books may be offered. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215-685-0494.
Girl Scouts Immanuel Lutheran School, 1015 Cottman Ave. For girls in grades one to 12. Thursdays. 7 p.m. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Healing Exercise Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Thursdays. Free. 10:40 a.m. 215-698-7300.
“Jesus Christ Superstar” Performances and Food Drive Keswick Theater, 291 N. Keswick Ave., Glenside. The show continues through March 30. Audience members are encouraged to bring a food item to benefit the Philabundance food drive. Tickets: 215-572-7650.
Karaoke Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Thursdays (except third Thursday) from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. 215-685-0576.
Karate Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Thursdays and Fridays. 8 to 9 p.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.
Karate for Kids Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Thursdays. Suitable for ages 6 to 12. $10 per class drop-in fee. 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. 215-613-1070.
Knitting Club Mitchell Playground, 3700 Whitehall Lane (behind Hancock Demonstration School). Learn to knit or learn some new skills. All ages invited. $5 per class. Thursdays. 6 to 8 p.m. 215-685-9394.
Lunch Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Thursdays. Noon. 215-745-3127.
Mixed Media Art Program Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Thursdays. 12:30 p.m. Register. 215-831-2926.
Mommy & Me Class Old York Road Temple-Beth Am, 971 Old York Road, Abington. Thursdays. 9:30 a.m. 215-886-0650.
Music Appreciation Program Philadelphia Protestant Home chapel, 6500 Tabor Ave. 6:30 to 8 p.m. 215-697-8000.
Nutrition Bingo Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. 1 to 2:30 p.m. 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.
Senior Program Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. A representative from Keystone Health will discuss services it offers. 10 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 Manor lower level, 6500 Tabor Ave. 10:15 to 11 a.m. 215-697-8000.
“Star Wars” Book Group Tacony Library, 6742 Torresdale Ave. Teen-led book group will discuss favorite titles and characters, enjoy snacks and play a trivia game. Suitable for ages 9 to 18. 2 p.m. Pre-registration required. 215-685-8755.
Tot Recreation Program Registration for 2013-14 Mitchell Playground, 3700 Whitehall Lane. 10 a.m. to noon. Program, for 4- and 5-year-olds will be in operation September through June and costs $140 per month. At registration, $300 is due to cover September and June tuition plus a $20 non-refundable registration fee. 215-685-9394.
Youth Karate Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Thursdays. 7:15 p.m. $10 drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.
Wii Bowling Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Thursdays. 12:30 p.m. 215-831-2926.
Yoga Mayfair Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Thursdays. 10 a.m. $5 per class. 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.
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, March 29
American Red Cross Pediatric CPR & First Aid Training Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St. $70, includes spot certification. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Register. 267-298-8235.
Belly Dancing for Adults Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Fridays. 7 to 8 p.m. 267-475-7005.
Bingo American Legion Post 366, 7976 Oxford Ave. Refreshments are available. Proceeds benefit veterans’ needs. Fridays. 7 p.m. 215-728-9412.
Fitness with Marvin Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Free. Fridays. 11:55 a.m. 215-698-7300.
InHome Shopping: Snacks by the Pound Philadelphia Protestant Home social hall, 6500 Tabor Ave. A portion of the proceeds benefits PPH Benevolent Care Fund. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 215-697-8007.
Let’s Talk Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. 1 p.m. 215-745-3127.
Sabbath Service/Lunch/Piano Playing Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. Noon. 215-745-3127.
Senior Stretch Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. 11:45 p.m. 215-745-3127.
Wii Exercise Klein JCC Tabas House Satellite, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. 10:30 a.m. 215-745-3127.
Saturday, March 30
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.
American Red Cross Emergency Response Training (First Responder) Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St. $200, includes spot certification. 11 a.m. Register. 267-298-8235.
Arts and Crafts Class for Children Vogt Recreation Center, 6700 Cottage St. Saturdays. First month and registration is $25, then $20 per month. 11 a.m. to noon. 215-685-8753.
Beginner Yoga Class St. Luke’s Parish hall, 1946 Welsh Road. Students must bring their own yoga mat. All levels invited. Saturdays. $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.
Easter Egg Roll Bethesda Church lawn, 808 Red Lion Road. Children through sixth grade are invited. Bring a container for the eggs. 11 a.m. 215-464-3131.
Glen Foerd on the Delaware Tour 5001 Grant Ave. $10 per person, $9 for students and seniors (65 or older). 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. 215-632-5330.
Gymnastics Dorsey Playground, 6501 Hegerman St. Suitable for ages 5 to 8. Saturdays. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. 215-685-8734.
Hop & Shop Fund-raiser Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Second bi-annual event with partial proceeds benefiting the ASPCA. Features vendors, food, Chinese auction, Easter Bunny, egg hunt and more. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215-666-2771, email@example.com
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.
Mommy and Me Art Classes 7213 Frankford Ave. Parents and children age 3 and older are invited. $60 per month plus a $10 supply fee. Saturdays. 10:30 a.m. to noon. Register. 215-681-5293.
Pilates Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Saturdays at 10 a.m. $10 per class drop-in fee. 215-613-1070.
60+ Fun/Social Activities Group Michael’s Family Restaurant, 11000 Roosevelt Blvd. (at Haldeman Avenue). The group meets for breakfast on Saturdays at different locations. 10:30 a.m. 215-380-9144.
Sunday, March 31
Easter Sunrise Service and Pancake Breakfast Bethesda Church, 808 Red Lion Road. Service at 7:30 a.m., breakfast follows. 215-464-3131.
Inter-faith Easter Sunrise Service Glen Foerd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Join members of the Far Northeast Ministerium on the lawn at 6:30 a.m. 215-637-4210.
Muscular Strength & Range of Movement Class with Corrine Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. 9:30 a.m. Sundays. 215-698-7300.
Monday, April 1
Acrylic Painting Jardel Recreation Center, 1400 Cottman Ave. Suitable for teens to adults. Mondays. 7:30 to 9 p.m. 215-728-7328.
Aerobic Yoga Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. $5. Mondays at 7 p.m. Also held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. 215-698-7300.
American Red Cross Sports Injury Prevention/First Aid Training Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St. Learn how to play safe. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. $75, includes spot certification. Register. 267-298-8235.
Are You Saved? Studying Biblical Salvation At a location in the Northeast. Mondays. 7:30 p.m. Call for appointments. 215-941-4710.
Beginner Bridge Game/Tutorial St. Leo Church rectory, Keystone Street and Unruh Avenue. Free. Mondays. 7 p.m. 215-333-0340.
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.
Bridge Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Mondays. 1 to 3 p.m. 215-685-0576.
Cardio Tone Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. $6 per class drop-in fee. 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 215-612-4576.
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.
Chair Yoga Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. $3.50 per class drop-in fee. 6:30 to 7 p.m. 215-612-4576.
Child Car Seat Inspections St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, first floor of parking garage, 3601 A St. 5 to 8 p.m. Appointments required. 267-426-5714.
Computer Class for Beginners Mayfair Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Mondays. $3 per class. 10 a.m. 215-683-1994.
Current Events Discussion Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Mondays. 10:30 a.m. 215-685-0576.
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.
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.
Moving with Elaine Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. Free. 9:30 a.m. 215-698-7300.
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.
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. Also at: 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.
Zumba Lesson Torresdale Library, 3079 Holme Ave. Suitable for adults and teens. Limited to 25 participants on a first-come, first-served basis. 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Torresdale Library. 215-685-0494.
Zumba with Zuly Ironworkers Union Bridgeman’s Hall, 11600 Norcom Road. Mondays. $6 drop-in fee. 7 p.m. 215-612-0728.
Marine Corps League, Pfc. Raymond F. Dewey Detachment Rising Sun VFW, 6850 Martins Mill Road. 7:30 p.m. Meets first Monday, except during the summer. 215-342-3820.
Parents of Estranged Children The group meets the first Monday of each month. Call for location and time. 215-860-7655.
St. Christopher Senior Club Holy Family hall (under the church), 13301 Proctor Road. New members are invited. Meets the first and third Monday. 9:30 a.m. 215-673-4366.