ST. JAMES ALUMNI ASSOCIATION February and March 2014. Exotic Southern Caribbean cruise. $2,845 per person, double occupancy includes roundtrip airfair, taxes and fees, ocean view cabin, port charges, insurance, meals, drinks, spirits, and entertainment. 610-566-1080.
ST. BEDE’S YOUNG AT HEART SENIOR CLUB Feb. 19 to Feb 21. Grand Hotel, Cape May. $305 includes meals, lodging, shows, and 2 casino packages. 215-598-3227.
NEW BEGINNING CHURCH OF PHILADELPHIA Dec. 14. Woodbury Commons Senior Outlets, Central Valley, N.Y. $50. Bus leaves from 4200 Roosevelt Blvd. 888-530-1999, Ext 3.
MALVERN RETREAT HOUSE Nov. 29 to Dec. 1. Malvern. Join in a spiritual retreat. 610-644-0400.
Brief news items from around the River Wards communities.
City to begin collecting leaves
Rev. MacNew earns medal
About two decades ago, Tom Kutchner and three friends had a discussion about giving back to the less fortunate during the Christmas season.
Check out our big day-by-day list of holiday concerts, tree lightings and other events.