Around Town: March 12, 2014

Hi­ber­ni­ans to party on Sunday

An­cient Or­der of Hi­ber­ni­ans Di­vi­sion 17 will hold a St. Patrick’s Day party on Sunday, March 16, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Re­gina Coeli-Knights of Colum­bus Hall, at 9617 James St. in Tor­res­dale.

The party will fol­low the AOH Di­vi­sion 17’s par­ti­cip­a­tion in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade earli­er in the af­ter­noon. Tick­ets cost $30 per adult and $60 per fam­ily.

Ad­mis­sion in­cludes food, beer, wine and soda. En­ter­tain­ment will be provided by the Ir­ish band Bal­lina and the Celt­ic Flame School of Ir­ish Dance.

For in­form­a­tion, call 215-632-2040. ••

Chest pain lec­ture is next week

Naz­areth Hos­pit­al, at 2601 Holme Ave., will host a free pan­el dis­cus­sion about chest pain on Tues­day, March 18, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in its Mari­an Con­fer­ence Room. Check-in for the event be­gins at 4:30 p.m.

The pan­el dis­cus­sion will fo­cus on the dif­fer­ence between chest pain in men and wo­men, acute coron­ary syn­drome and what routine car­di­ovas­cu­lar screen­ings are needed to stay healthy.

Pri­or to the dis­cus­sion, guests will be able to have a blood pres­sure screen­ing and take a car­di­ovas­cu­lar dis­ease risk as­sess­ment test. Din­ner will be served.

Re­gis­tra­tion is re­quired. Call 1-866-NAZ­ARETH. ••

East­er egg hunt re­gis­tra­tion

Wissi­nom­ing Park is spon­sor­ing an East­er egg hunt in April for chil­dren from 3 to 8 years old. Preregis­tra­tion is re­quired and will be held on Sat­urdays, March 15, 22 and 29, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Wissi­nom­ing Park com­munity build­ing or by call­ing 215-685-1498. Please in­dic­ate how many chil­dren will at­tend. ••

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