Around town: February 5, 2014

Naz­areth Hos­pit­al to host lood-pres­sure screen­ings

Naz­areth Hos­pit­al, at 2601 Holme Ave., will host four up­com­ing free blood pres­sure screen­ings in its main lobby as part of Amer­ic­an Heart Month.

The ses­sions are sched­uled from 9 to 11 a.m. on Feb. 7, 10, 17 and 24. Car­di­ovas­cu­lar health lit­er­at­ure will be provided to at­tendees. For more in­form­a­tion, call Lisa Curry at 215-335-6236. ••

Re­deem­er, Macy’s will of­fer Heart Healthy Expo Sat­urday

Holy Re­deem­er Hos­pit­al’s Car­di­ovas­cu­lar Cen­ter and the Macy’s at Ne­sham­iny Mall will of­fer a free Heart Healthy Expo on Sat­urday, Feb. 8, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event will take place out­side Macy’s and in­clude health screen­ings, hand mas­sages, sleep in­form­a­tion, chair ex­er­cise demon­stra­tions, a fash­ion show, op­por­tun­it­ies to “Ask the Doc­tor” and a chance to win a Macy’s fra­grance or cos­met­ic bas­ket. Re­fresh­ments will be served. For more in­form­a­tion, call 1-800-818-4747. ••

Ma­ter­nity BVM sched­ules eef ‘n’ beer for March 22

Ma­ter­nity BVM will hold a beef ‘n’ beer on Sat­urday, March 22, from 8 p.m. to mid­night in its par­ish hall at 9322 Old Bustleton Ave. Tick­ets cost $30. Live en­ter­tain­ment will be provided by the Ex­cep­tions.

For tick­ets or more in­form­a­tion, call 215-969-6757 or 215-904-7248. ••

Church selling pot pies

Cres­centville United Meth­od­ist Church Wo­men’s Fel­low­ship is selling pot pies and as­sor­ted dishes.

Items avail­able for pur­chase are chick­en, beef and shrimp pot pies; chick­en/broc­coli; chick­en par­mi­gi­ana; roast tur­key plat­ter; ma­car­oni au gratin; and apple deep dish.

The dead­line to or­der is Feb. 16.

All items must be picked up from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Sat­urday, Feb. 22.

For more in­form­a­tion, call Sue Snyder at 215-885-7069 or the church of­fice at 215-745-7115. ••

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