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Community Calendar (June 9, 2011)

Friday, June 10

EVENTS

American Red Cross Blood Drive St. Dominic’s Marian Hall, 8532 Frankford Ave. 2 to 7:30 p.m. 1–800–733–2767.

Arts and Crafts Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. For ages 5 to 12. Fridays. 7 p.m. $25 per month. 215–685–1242. Also at: Russo Park Playground, 7321 Torresdale Ave. For ages 8 and older. Fridays. 7 p.m. 215–685–8747.

Arts and Crafts for Seniors Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Fridays. 10 a.m. 215–831–2926.

Belly Dancing Classes for Adults and Children Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Fridays at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. 267–475–7005.

Bible Club Grace Bible Church, Big A Pavilion at Pollock Playground, Ashton Road, north of Holme Circle. Fun games, snacks and more for children 8 to 12. Fridays. 7 p.m. 215–934–6625.

Counseling with the Rabbi Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Rabbi Berliner will share concerns, problems or issues. Fridays at 9:45 a.m. (by appointment). 215–698–7300.

House of Koinonia 7759 Frankford Ave. Visit the coffee house for food, movie, games and fun. 9 p.m. to midnight. 215–332–9688.

Let’s Talk with Norma Tabas House, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. 1 p.m. 215–745–3127.

Lunch, Tour and Entertainment Harbor View Towers, 9503 State Road. The public is invited to lunch and a tour followed by entertainment featuring singer Freda Thomas. Noon. Register. 215–824–4200.

Lunch with the Rabbi Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Join Rabbi Berliner at her tisch as she offers her own version of soul food. Sign up in advance for lunch. Fridays. 11:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Martial Arts Class for Children Holmesburg Recreation Center, Ditman and Rhawn streets. Suitable for ages 5 to 12. Fridays and Mondays. $5 per class. 6 to 9 p.m. 215–290–2527.

Outdoor Summer Concert Danube Swabian Association, 1277 Southampton Road. Free admission. Food and beverages will be on sale. Features oldies music with Friday’s Child. 6:30 to 9 p.m. 267–257–3094.

Relaxation, Breathing & Meditation Session Holy Innocents St. Paul’s Church, 7001 Torresdale Ave. Wear loose clothing and bring a mat or towel. Free. 6 to 7:30 p.m. 215–624–1144.

Scrabble Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. Novices and experts are welcome. Fridays. 10:30 a.m. 215–685–0547.

Shotocon Karate Michael Palmer Playground, Thornton and Comly roads. Suitable for children in first grade to adult. Parent/child combos invited. $5 registration fee. $35 per month. Fridays. 6:30 p.m. 215–685–0371.

Shuffleboard Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fridays. 2:30 to 4 p.m. The board is available to all members at various times. 215–685–0576.

SilverSneakers Muscular Strength Training Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fridays at 8:30 a.m. Also on Mondays and Wednesdays at 8:30 and 9:30 a.m. $2 per class if not covered by your insurance. 215–685–0576. More at: Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Appropriate for older adults who are unfamiliar with exercise as well as those who are fit and active. Fridays at 9:15 a.m. and 1 p.m. Free. 215–698–7300.

Strawberry Festival and Flea Market St. Andrew’s In-the-Field, Somerton Avenue and Depue Street. Foods include strawberry shortcake, chocolate-covered strawberries and other baked goods. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Rain or shine. 215–673–5938.

Texas Hold’em Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fridays. 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Also on Tuesdays at 9 a.m. 215–685–0576.

Zumba Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Monday and Friday. $7 per class. Bring a towel and refillable bottle. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–1242. More at: Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Latin dance workout. $10 per class. Fridays. 6:30 p.m. 215–356–2280. Also at: En Pointe Dance Studio, 3114 Willits Road. Fridays. 7 p.m. 215–856–7100.

MEETINGS

Children’s Caravan Philadelphia First Church of the Nazarene, 1707 Shelmire Ave. For ages 4–12. 7:30 to 9 .m. Requested donation is $.50 per child per week. Fridays. 215–725–1144.

Narcotics Anonymous 12-Step Group Somerton United Methodist Church, Wesley Room, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Fridays. 1 and 8 p.m. 215–673–2745.

Overeaters Anonymous Bustleton Library, Bustleton Avenue and Verree Road. Location is handicapped accessible. 10:30 a.m. Fridays. 215–674–4418.

Rotary Club of Northeast Sunrisers Country Club Restaurant, 1717 Cottman Ave. Fridays at 7:30 a.m. for breakfast. 215–887–9990.

Saturday, June 11

EVENTS

A Day to Indulge with Mom Wesley Enhanced Living Burholme, 7040 Oxford Ave. Features a variety of indulgences for moms and their adult daughters, including mini massages, health screenings, food, tours of the newly remodeled facility, live music and more. Free. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public is invited. Register. 267–885–6271.

Carmella Kings Basketball Program Carmella Playground, 2100 Wakeling St. Co-ed program for ages 6 to 13. $20. Saturdays. 10 a.m. to noon. 215–685–1235.

Cow Chip Bingo Festival American Legion Playground, 6201 Torresdale Ave. $20 donation. Proceeds will help support public pools. 2 p.m. 215–686–1784.

Dance Classes Michael Palmer Playground, Thornton and Comly roads. Co-ed tap and ballet available for ages 3–9 on Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. $5 registration. $35 per month. 215–685–0371. More at: Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Ballet and jazz are available. $30 per month. Saturdays. Ages 3 to 5 at noon.; ages 6 to 8 at 1 p.m. 215–683–1975. Another at: Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Classes available in jazz, tap, ballet and creative rhythm. Child must be a member. 215–632–0100. And at: Tarken Recreation Center, 6250 Frontenac St. For boys and girls ages 5 to 15. Saturdays. 11:30 a.m. 215–685–1226. More at: Officer Robert Hayes Memorial Playground, Roosevelt Boulevard and Conwell Avenue. Tap for ages 6 and younger, jazz for ages 7 and older. Time: 215–685–0376. Also at: Carmella Playground, 2100 Wakeling St. For ages 3 to 14. $25 per month. 10 a.m. 215–685–1235.

English for Speakers of Other Languages Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Saturdays. Introductory level at 10 a.m.; advanced level (adults) at 11:30 a.m. 215–685–0377.

Family Game Night and Cold Pot Luck Supper Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7234 Erdrick St. For children 12 and older with their parents. Bring a favorite board game and cold covered dish. 4 to 7 p.m.

Hockey Michael Palmer Playground, Thornton and Comly roads. Foot to roller for ages 3 to 6 (co-ed), instructional foot and 12-and-under roller available Saturday mornings and Wednesday p.m. 215–685–0371.

Karate for Children Tarken Recreation Center, 6250 Frontenac St. Program is for ages 5 and older. Saturdays. 10 to 11 a.m. 215–685–1226.

Orleans Technical Institute Open House 2770 Red Lion Road. Those interested in summer job training in the building trades are invited. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Register. 215–728–4700.

Pilates Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. Core workout strengthens, stretches and tones. Saturdays at 8:45 a.m. and Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. Drop-ins $7. 215–335–0870.

Retreat for Caregivers Mother Boniface Spirituality Center, 3501 Solly Ave. Begins at 9 a.m. today and ends Sunday after lunch. The Rev. Peter Krebs, a licensed psychologist and spiritual director, leads the retreat. 267–350–1831.

SilverSneakers Cardio Circuit Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Participants must be members of SilverSneakers. Saturdays. 1 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Understanding Grief Workshop Holy Redeemer Hospice, 12265 Townsend Road. Those who have recently experienced the death of a loved one can explore community resources and referrals. 10 to 11:30 a.m. Register. 215–856–1215.

Vinyassa Yoga Holy Innocents St. Paul’s Church, 7001 Torresdale Ave. $7 per visit. A limited number of mats are available. Continues Saturdays through June 25. 7:30 p.m. 215–624–1144.

Yoga for Adults Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Saturdays at 10 a.m. $20 per month. Register. 215–683–1975.

Zumba and Zumba Toning En Pointe Dance Studio, 3114 Willits Road. Zumba toning at 8 a.m. Zumba class at 9 a.m. Drop-ins $8. Saturdays. 215–856–7100.

MEETINGS

55+ Singles Breakfast Group Michael’s Restaurant, Roosevelt Boulevard and Haldeman Avenue. Saturdays. 10:30 a.m.

Philadelphia Police Explorers Philadelphia Police Academy, 8501 State Road. Program is for ages 14 to 20 who are interested in a career in law enforcement. Saturdays. 10 a.m. www.ppdonline.org (Click on Explorers link).

FLEA MARKETS

Assumption BVM 1900 Meadowbrook Road, Feasterville. 7 a.m. to noon.

Disston Park 6900 Keystone St., between Longshore Avenue and Disston Street. Sponsored by Tacony Civic Association. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215–338–2575, taconycivic@gmail.com

Holy Spirit Lutheran Church Loretto Avenue and Robbins Street. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215–535–2550.

William D. Oxley American Legion Post Torresdale Avenue and Decatur Street. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–332–2457.

John M. Perzel Community Center 2990 St. Vincent St. 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 215–685–8732.

United Methodist Church Huntingdon Pike and Byberry Road, Huntingdon Valley. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wissinoming United Methodist Church 4419 Comly St. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–289–5957.

Sunday, June 12

EVENTS

2nd Annual Ryan Run Starts and finishes at the 8th Police District, Academy and Red Lion roads. Sponsored by Archbishop Ryan High School Alumni Association. $25 registration day of the event between 7 and 8:15 a.m. 5-K run/1-mile walk begins at 8:30 a.m. 215–824–4179.

Adult/Teen Swim Lessons Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Sundays. Beginners lessons at 9 a.m.; advanced class at 10 a.m. $40. 215–632–0100.

AOH and LAOH Div. 17 Family Picnic Danube Swabian Club, 1277 South-ampton Road. Entertainment features Balina. Includes fun and games for all ages, beer, soda, hot dogs and burgers. Cash bar available. Adults $15, children $5. There is a cap of $40 per family. 3 to 7 p.m. 267–228–4040, 215–632–2040.

PETapaloosa Event Ryerss Museum, Burholme Park, 7370 Central Ave. Features guests from the Pennsylvania SPCA’s mobile adoption unit with pets for adoption, Anti-vivisection Society, Faith’s Hope, Dancing Paws, Pets for the Homeless, Ryerss Farm for Aged Equines and more. A pooch parade takes place at noon. The most Victorian dog wins a prize. Refreshments available for pets and their owners. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215–685–0544.

Pilates Sculpt & Tone Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels. $8 per class. Sundays at noon. 215–613–1070.

Swim Lessons for All Ages Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Private swim lessons are available seven days a week. Inf.: 215–698–7300.

Total Teen Exercise Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. Class is a blend of legs and Abs/ Pilates. Sundays. 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. 215–335–0870.

Zumba Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Sundays. $10 per class. 11 a.m. 215–613–1070. Also at: En Pointe Dance Studio, 3114 Willits Road. Sundays. 10 a.m. 215–856–7100.

MEETINGS

Friendship Singles Club The group for ages 50 and older will meet at 3 p.m. for a dinner meeting. Call for inf.: 215–969–7167.

Gam-Anon and Gamblers Anonymous Nazareth Hospital, 2601 Holme Ave. Twelve-step program for family and friends of compulsive gamblers. Sundays. 7 p.m. Hot line: 1–888–213–3945.

Incest Survivors Frankford Memorial United Methodist Church, 1300 Dyre St. Enter on Oakland Street. Sundays. 9:30 a.m. 215–848–3830.

Overeaters Anonymous 12-Step Group Nazareth Hospital, 2601 Holme Ave., second floor, conference room 1. Sundays. 10:30 a.m. 215–745–9661.

FLEA MARKETS

Bustleton Bengals President Street and Conwell Avenue. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Moss Athletic Association 5700 Torresdale Ave. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 267–303–9620.

Monday, June 13

EVENTS

American Red Cross Blood Drive Philadelphia Protestant Home, social hall, 6500 Tabor Road. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call for an appointment. 215–697–8194.

Bluegrass Music in the Garden Holmesburg Library, 7810 Frankford Ave. 6:30 p.m. Continues Mondays through June. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. 215–685–8756.

Intermediate Conversational Hebrew Class Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. 12:30 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Line Dance Lessons Tacony Music Hall, 4819 Longshore Ave. Mondays. $7 per class. 7 to 8 p.m. Also at: Tacony/Mayfair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friendship St. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings and Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. $7. 215–335–3232.

Open Floor Poetry Readings American Legion Playground, 6201 Torresdale Ave. For ages 14 and older. 7:30 p.m. 215–685–8733.

Reminiscing Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Let’s remember when. Mondays. 12:15 p.m. 215–698–7300.

MEETINGS

15th Police District Advisory Council (PDAC) John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. 7 p.m.

East Torresdale Civic Association Liberty Evangelical Free Church, Linden Avenue and Milnor Street. 7 p.m. Inf.: www.easttorresdalecivic.com

Men’s Awareness Group Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Discussions geared to interests of retired men. Members only. Mondays. 11 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Overeaters Anonymous Elkins Park Hospital/Moss Rehab, 60 E. Township Line Road, room G-3, Elkins Park. Mondays. 8 p.m. 215–674–4418.

Tuesday, June 14

EVENTS

Antique and Collectibles Appraisal Fair Fund-raiser The Center for Northeast Philadelphia History, 1507 Orthodox St. Hosted by the Historical Society of Frank-ford. Auctioneer Barry S. Slosberg will appraise your treasures. $8 per item. 7:30 p.m. 215–743–6030.

Art Therapy for Teens 13 to 15 Center for Families and Relationships, 1600 Magee Ave. 4 p.m. Tuesdays. 215–537–5367.

Arthritis Aquatic Class Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 215–632–0100.

Cardio/Abs Class for Adults Carmella Playground, 2100 Wakeling St. Tuesdays. $30 fee. 6:30 p.m. 215–685–1235.

Cardio Kickboxing Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 6:45 p.m. 215–335–0870.

Ceramics Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Tuesdays. $2. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. 215–685–0576. Also at: Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4625 Richmond St. Tuesdays. $5 to join plus $2 each time you attend. 6:30 to 9 p.m. 215–685–1247.

Children’s Play Group Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. For ages 2–1/2 to 3. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. $80 per month. 9:30 a.m. to noon. 215–685–1242.

Core Pilates Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Class is for teens and adults at all levels. Tuesdays. $5 per class. 7 p.m. 215–685–0596.

Dance Exercise with Elayne Tabas House, 2101 Strahle St. Tuesdays. 10:45 a.m. 215–745–3127.

ESL Classes Bustleton Library, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Free, ongoing multilevel classes for adults are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays. New students are welcome the first session of each month. 1 to 3:30 p.m. or 5:30 to 8 p.m. 215–474–1235.

Fitness Aerobics Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Members $2, non-members $5. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 7 p.m. 215–698–7300.

GED/ABE Classes for Adults Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Provided through the Center for Literacy. 5:30 to 8 p.m. Register. 215–474–1235.

Hip-Hop/Jazz Classes Michael Palmer Playground, Thornton and Comly roads. Tuesday co-ed class for ages 3–6 at 6:30 p.m.; ages 6–9 at 7:30 p.m. $5 registration. $35 per month. 215–685–0371.

Joint Replacement Surgery Seminar Jeanes Hospital, 7600 Central Ave. The benefits of total joint replacement and what can be expected in the hospital and after discharge will be discussed. A question and answer period will also be held. 11 a.m. Register. 215–728–4818.

Karate Heitzman Recreation Center, 3631 Amber St. 6 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. 215–685–1244.

Knitting Nook Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Tuesdays. All levels welcome. 12:30 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Line Dance Lessons Tacony Music Hall, 4819 Longshore Ave. Tuesdays. $7. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–335–3232.

Poetry Open Mic Hop Angel Brauhaus, 7980 Oxford Ave. Hosted by Fox Chase Reading Series. 7:30 p.m. Sign up at foxchasereadingseries@yahoo.com

“Preparing for Life’s Transitions” Harbor View Towers, 9503 State Road. Sponsored by Givnish Guardian Plan and Garret Gummer Law Offices. 1:30 p.m. Register. 215–824–4200.

Preschool Program Dorsey Playground, 4800 Hellerman St. Suitable for ages 3 to 5. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. $60 per month. 215–685–8734.

SilverSneakers Cardio Circuit Juniata Park Older Adult Center, 1251 E. Sedgley Ave. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $1. 10 a.m. 215–685–1490.

SilverSneakers MSROM John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Tuesdays at 11 a.m. and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. Non-members $3 per class. 215–331–7120.

SilverSneakers Walking Club Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Tuesdays. Non-members $3. 9 a.m. 215–613–1070.

SilverSneakers Yoga Stretch Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Tuesdays. Free. 11:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Step Aerobics Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Tuesdays, Thursdays and every other Wednesday. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–1242.

Tai Chi Holy Innocents St. Paul’s Church, 7001 Torresdale Ave. Tuesdays through June 28. Free. 7:30 p.m. 215–624–1144.

Tai Chi for Seniors John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Tuesdays. $3 per class. 10 a.m. 215–331–7120.

Tae Kwon Do Chalfont Playground, Chalfont and Deerpath roads. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Children’s class at 5 p.m., adult class at 6 p.m. 215–840–8357.

Tot Rec Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Classes for 3-year-olds meet Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. $70 per month plus $25 non-refundable registration. 215–685–1230.

Tumbling for Children Russo Park Playground, 7321 Torresdale Ave. For children ages 5 to 9. Tuesdays. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–8747.

Wii Bowling Klein JCC, 10100 Ave. Tuesdays. $1 registration fee. 12:30 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Yoga Centre for Well Being, 7880 Oxford Ave. Beginners Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m., mixed levels Wednesdays at 7 p.m., and a children’s class on Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. Register. 215–745–4025. And at: Pelbano Playground, Bustleton and Solly avenues. $5 per class. Tuesdays. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–683–1975. More at: Juniata Park Older Adult Center, 1251 E. Sedgley Ave. Tuesdays-Thursdays. $1. 11 a.m. 215–685–1490.

Zumba Classes Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. $10 per class. Tuesdays. 7:15 p.m. 215–613–1070. More at: Junod Playground, 12770 Dunks Ferry Road. Tuesdays. $5. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–9396. Also at: Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Tuesdays. $5. 6 p.m. 215–698–7300. And at: Chalfont Recreation Center, 4300 Deerpath Lane. Tuesdays. $5 registration plus $5 per class. 8:30 p.m.

Zumba Dance American Legion Playground, 6201 Torresdale Ave. For ages 12 and older. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–8733.

MEETINGS

2nd Police District Advisory Council (PDAC) Philadelphia Protestant Home social hall, 6500 Tabor Road. PDAC members, who represent neighborhood organizations and institutions, hear reports on area crime-fighting strategies and quality-of-life issues from police and the District Attorney’s office. 7 p.m. 2ndpdac@gmail.com

Al-Anon Support Group Gloria Dei Church, 570 Welsh Road, Huntingdon Valley. For friends and relatives of those with a drinking problem. 7:30 p.m. 215–947–8200.

Anger Management for Men Center for Families and Relationships, 1600 Magee Ave. Tuesdays. 7 and 8 p.m. 215–537–5367.

Boy Scout Troop 252 All Saints Episcopal Church, 9601 Torresdale Ave. 7 p.m. Tuesdays. 215–338–4643.

Cancer Support Groups Holy Redeemer Hospital and Medical Center, Cancer Center conference room, 1648 Huntingdon Pike, Meadowbrook. Groups for patients, their family and friends meet from 4 to 6 p.m. Register. 1–800–818–4747.

Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 6 Salvation Army, 5830 Rising Sun Ave. 1 p.m. Free membership is available for disabled vets 80 and older. Women veterans are invited to join. P.O. Box 11447, Philadelphia, PA 19111.

Family Support Group Northeast Community Center MH/MR, Orleans Building, Roosevelt Boulevard and Adams Avenue. For families of adults with mental illness. Tuesdays. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–831–2854.

From Victim to Victor 7757 Frankford Ave. God’s Arrows fellowship provided for children. Tuesdays. 7:30 p.m. 215–343–8474.

Girl Scouts Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Tuesdays. 5 to 6 p.m. Inf.: 215–685–1242.

Holmesburg Civic Association Holmesburg Community Center, Rhawn and Ditman streets. 7:15 p.m. 215–332–6781.

Nar-Anon St. Martin of Tours Church (choir door), 5450 Roosevelt Blvd. This is a 12-step support group for family and friends of the drug-addicted. Tuesdays. 7 p.m. 1–800–678–4989.

Senior Book Club John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays. 9:30 a.m. 215–331–7120.

Somerton Civic Association Walker Lodge 306, 1290 Southampton Road. 7:30 p.m.

Survivors of Suicide Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion Roads. Self-help group for those who have lost a loved one to suicide. 7:30 p.m. 215–545–2242.

Teen Girls Anger Management Group Center for Families and Relationships, 1600 Magee Ave. Tuesdays. 7 p.m. 215–537–5367.

Wednesday, June 15

EVENTS

Adult Tap Tacony Music Hall, 4819 Longshore Ave. $10 per class. Wednesdays. 8 p.m. 215–335–3232.

Adult Irish Ceili Dancing American Legion hall, 301 E. Godfrey Ave. Wednesdays. 7:30 p.m. 215–725–8055.

Aerobics St. Bernard Senior Adult Program, 7340 Jackson St. $2. Wednesdays. 9:15 a.m. 215–624–5920.

Art Class Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Class is with a professional instructor. $2. 2 p.m. Wednesdays. 215–685–0576.

Art Therapy for Children Center for Families and Relationships, 1600 Magee Ave. For ages 9 to 12. 6 p.m. Wednesdays. 215–537–5367.

Ceramics for Adults Disston Recreation Center, Disston and Glenloch streets. 7 to 9 p.m. 215–338–0988.

Co-ed Boxing Class for Adults and Teens Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. No experience is necessary. Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. 215–335–0870.

Core Training Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Wednesdays. Members $3, non-members $5. 7 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Crocheting and Plastic Canvas Class Juniata Park Older Adult Center, 1251 E. Sedgley Ave. Wednesdays. $1. 1 p.m. 215–685–1490.

Dance Program Lackman Playground, 1101 Bartlett St. Co-ed program for ages 3 to 5. Wednesdays. 5:30 p.m. 215–685–0370.

Glee Club Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Suitable for boys and girls 8 and older. Wednesdays. 6:30. $20 per month. Register. 215–683–1975.

Golden Gals & Guys Fitness Class John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Wednesdays. Noon. $3. 215–331–7120.

Health Seminar Cheltenham Friends Meetinghouse, Jeanes Hospital Campus, 7600 Central Ave. Topic: “Surgical Weight-Loss Solutions.” Light refreshments. 7 p.m. Register. 215–728–4861.

Hebrew Lessons for Adults Temple Beth Ami, 9201 Old Bustleton Ave. Free. Lessons are taught at all levels. Wednesdays. 6 p.m. 215–673–2511.

Karate Vogt Recreation Center, Cottage Street and Unruh Avenue. Wednesdays. 6 to 7 p.m. $75 month. 215–685–8753.

Ladies Aerobics Heitzman Recreation Center, 3631 Amber St. $5 registration plus $5 per class. 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. 215–685–1244.

“Landmarks in Lights: A Celebration of Faith” Bryn Athyn Cathedral, Cairnwood Estate and Glencairn Museum, Cathedral Road, off Huntingdon Pike, Bryn Athyn. Free public access to explore the grounds and sites until 8 p.m. The buildings will be illuminated from dusk until 11 p.m. Buildings open from 8 to 11 p.m. 267–502–2600.

Line Dancing Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. 1:15 p.m. Wednesdays. 215–698–7300. Also at: Tacony Music Hall, 4819 Longshore Ave. Wednesdays. 6 p.m. 215–335–3232.

Playgroup Frankford Group Ministry, 4620 Griscom St. For parents and children 5 and younger. Free. Wednesdays. 10 to 11:30 a.m. 267–693–7016.

Reiki Healing on a Labyrinth Holy Innocents St. Paul’s Church, 7001 Torresdale Ave. Free. 7:30 p.m. 215–624–1144.

Scrapbooking Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4625 Richmond St. Supplies provided. Bring your own book and photos. $5 per class. 6:30 p.m. 215–685–1247.

SilverSneakers MSROM Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Free. Wednesdays. 9:15 a.m. 215–698–7300.

SilverSneakers Yoga Stretch John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Wednesdays. Non-members $3. 11 a.m. 215–331–7120. Also at: Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Non-members $3 per class. Wednesdays at 9 a.m. Register. 215–613–1070.

Spanish for Beginners John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. $5 per class. Wednesdays. 1 p.m. 215–331–7120.

Step Aerobics Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4625 Richmond St. Eight classes $15 (Payable at first class you attend) or $2.50 per class. Wednesdays. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–1247.

Tae Kwon Do Class Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Suitable for ages 5–14. Wednesdays and Fridays at 6, 7 and 8 p.m. depending on age group. $50 per month includes uniform. 215–685–0377.

Tai Chi for Seniors Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Wednesdays. 10:30 a.m. 215–685–0576.

Water Aerobics Program Holy Redeemer Sports Medicine Center, 1648 Huntingdon Pike, Meadow-brook. 5:30 p.m. Also on Saturdays at 10 a.m. Members $62, non-members $80. Pre-register. 1–800–818–4747.

Yoga Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. $8 per class. Wednesdays at 6 p.m. 215–613–1070.

Zumba Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. $10. 7:15 p.m. Wednesdays. 215–613–1070. And at: Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Wednesdays. 7 p.m. 267–475–7005. More at: The Academy of Russian Arts, 11018 Rennard St. Wednesdays. Drop-ins $10. 4:45 p.m. 267–934–2055.

MEETINGS

Bereavement Support Group Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Wednesdays. 12:45 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Gam-Anon and Gamblers Anonymous St. David’s Lutheran Church, Academy Road and Linden Avenue. Programs are for those with a gambling problem, their family and friends. Wednesdays. 7 p.m. Hot lines: 1–888–442–7085 (GA), 1–888–213–3945 (Gam Anon).

Golden Age Seniors Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Cottman Avenue and Erdrick Street. (Use Erdrick Street entrance.) Wednesdays. Noon to 3 p.m. 215–331–9680.

Greater Bustleton Civic League Temple Beth Ami, 9201 Old Bustleton Ave. 7:30 p.m. 215–676–6890 (hotline), www.gbcleague.com

Jewish Culture Club Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. 215–685–0576.

Keneseth Israel-Adath Jeshurun Senior Adult Club Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Closing meeting and luncheon. Program features music and entertainment by Freyda Thomas. The public is invited. Reservations required. 215–635–6611.

Maternity BVM Seniors School hall, 9220 Old Bustleton Ave. New members are invited. First and third Wednesday of every month. 11 a.m. 215–698–2614.

“My Weigh” Weight-loss Support Group 11410 Bustleton Ave. Wednesdays. $5 per class. Time and inf.: 215–947–4040.

Narcotics Anonymous 12-Step Program Somerton United Methodist Church, Wesley Room, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Wednesday. 8 p.m. 215–673–2745.

Nicotine Anonymous Paul’s Run Retirement Home, 9896 Bustleton Ave. Wednesdays. 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. 215–934–3000.

Oxford Circle Chapter 1301, National Active and Retired Federal Employees Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Active and retired federal employees and their families are invited. City Controller Alan Butkovitz is scheduled to address those in attendance. Noon. 215–331–5091.

Rhawnhurst Seniors Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Wednesdays. 9 a.m.

Senior Citizens Group American Legion Oxley Post, Torresdale Avenue and Decatur Street. The group meets every Wednesday at 11 a.m. A committee is forming for future events.

SLAA Nazareth Hospital, 2601 Holme Ave., Marion Pavilion, conference room B. Twelve-step group meets Wednesdays. 7 p.m. 215–205–3422.

Supportive Older Women’s Network (SOWN) Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Open forum for women. Wednesdays. 10:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Tacony Town Watch Tacony Baptist Church, Disston and Hegerman streets. 7 p.m. 215–335–3438.

TOPS Weight Loss Groups St. Stephen’s Church, 4201 Princeton Ave. Learn to take off pounds sensibly. 9:45 a.m. Wednesdays. 215–697–8385. Another meeting begins with weigh-in at 6:45 p.m. A short meeting follows. 215–624–6764.

Thursday, June 16

EVENTS

Adult Painting Class Our Lady of Ransom School, 6740 Roosevelt Blvd. Ten-week session. Choice of Thursday evening or Friday afternoon class. Beginners or more experienced welcome. Inf.: 215–332–4352.

Arts & Crafts Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. 9 to 11 a.m. Thursdays. 215–685–0576.

Art Therapy for Children Center for Families and Relationships, 1600 Magee Ave. For ages 5 to 8. 6 p.m. Thursdays. 215–537–5367.

Assistance for Veterans with VA Claims District Office of U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz, 7219 Frankford Ave. Joseph Buckley, an accredited veteran service officer from the Veterans of Foreign Wars, will assist veterans and their families with submission of new VA claims and answer eligibility and paperwork questions. Thursdays. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call for an appointment. 215–517–6572.

Ballet Boot Camp Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Thursday. 7 to 8 p.m. 267–475–7005.

Ballroom Dance Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. $2. Thursdays. 12:30 to 2 p.m. 215–685–0576.

Bingo Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Road. Thursdays. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 6:30 p.m. 215–332–0121, 215–332–7103.

Chess Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. 215–685–0576. More at: Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Play and instruction for beginners and experienced players. Thursdays. 12:30 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Cooking Class for Kids Junod Playground, 12770 Dunks Ferry Road. Thursdays. $5 per class. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Register. 215–685–9396.

Dance Classes Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Jazz for ages 9 and older offered Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. 215–685–0596. Also at: Tarken Recreation Center, 6250 Frontenac St. For boys and girls ages 5 to 15. Thursdays. 6 p.m. Register. 215–685–1226.

Exercise Class Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Free. Thursdays. 10 a.m. 215–831–2926.

Ham and Potato Salad Dinner Philadelphia Protestant Home, 6500 Tabor Road. Adults $9; children $4; takeout $9.50. 3:30 to 7 p.m. 215–697–8000.

Healthy Cooking Class Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Learn to prepare healthy meals, exchange recipes and more. 1 p.m. 215–831–2926.

Hip-Hop Cardio Fitness Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Drop-ins $8 per visit. Thursdays. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–698–3012.

Oxford Circle Farmers’ Market Northeast Community Center, 900 E. Howell St. Sponsored by the Food Trust. SNAP/food stamps (EBT/ Access cards), Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program vouchers and Philly Food Bucks accepted. Seasonable fruits and vegetables will be available Thursdays from 2 to 6 p.m. throughout the summer. 215–575–0444, Ext. 167.

Philadelphia Workmen’s Circle Chorus Rehearsals Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road. Enter from the rear parking lot. Men and women of all ages, voices and musical ability are invited. 7 p.m. Thursdays. 215–884–1453.

Pilates Intense Core Workout Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Drop-ins $8. Thursdays. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–613–1070.

Wit & Wisdom Tabas House, 2101 Strahle St. Thursdays. 10:30 a.m. 215–745–3127.

MEETINGS

Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association United Methodist Church of the Redeemer, Cottman and Lawndale avenues. City Councilman Brian O’Neill (R-10th dist) will speak on the Zoning Code Commission. 7 p.m. 215–722–4901.

Friends of Pennypack Park The Lafayette-Redeemer Senior Center, 8580 Verree Road. 7:30 p.m. 215–934-PARK.

Friends of Summerdale Civic Association Houseman Playground, Summerdale and Godfrey avenues. Officials from the 2nd Police District will be present. 7 p.m.

Greater Northeast Stamp Club Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. 7 to 9 p.m. 215–426–7881 (until 5:30 p.m.), 215–200–3693 (evenings).

Northeast Philadelphia Lions Club The group meets the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. Call for location. 215–331–4262.

Philadelphia’s First Toastmasters Philadelphia Protestant Home, 6500 Tabor Road. Learn to develop communication and leadership skills, foster self-confidence and personal growth. New members are invited. 7 p.m. 215–428–4579.

Ruby Red Diamonds — Red Hatters The group meets every third Thursday for lunch and conversation. Location and inf.: 215–744–5116.

Upper Holmesburg Civic Association St. Dominic’s Marian Hall, 8532 Frankford Ave. 7 p.m. 215–335–6799.

Widow and Widower Support Group Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road. All widows and widowers are invited. 7 p.m. 215–552–9893.

Friday, June 17

EVENTS

American Red Cross Blood Drive St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, 65 E. Street Road, Feasterville. 2 to 7 p.m. Call for appointment. 215–914–0661.

Bingo for Adults Resurrection of Our Lord school hall, 2020 Shelmire Ave. Snacks available. Doors open at 7 p.m. Games start at 7:30 p.m. 215–219–5525.

Friday Night Dance Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Bobby Block provides entertainment. Refreshments served. $4. 7 to 10 p.m. 215–685–0576.

Friday Night Specials for Kids American Legion Playground, 6201 Torresdale Ave. $10 per child, includes food, drink, arts and crafts, movie, bingo, etc. 6 to 8 p.m. 215–685–8733.

Outdoor Summer Concert Danube Swabian Association, 1277 Southampton Road. Free admission. Food and beverages will be on sale. Features the Cardinal Dougherty Alumni Band (brass band). 6:30 to 9 p.m. 267–257–3094.

MEETING

Northeast Philly MOMS Club CORA Services, Verree and Susquehanna roads. 10 a.m. www.nephillymom.net

VENDOR ALERT

Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Luke 7200 Castor Ave. June 18. Flea market. Spaces $15. Inf.: 215–745–8922, Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Center 900 E. Howell St. June 18. Flea market. Spaces $15. Inf.: 215–756–7292.

Moss Athletic Association 5700 Torresdale Ave. Flea markets continue Sundays through Sept. 25. Spaces $10. Inf.: 267–303–9620.

St. Josaphat Ukrainian Church 6932 Ditman St. June 25. Flea market. Inside space with table $20, two for $30; outside space $15, two for $20. Inf.: 215–284–3388.

The Lafayette-Redeemer 8580 Verree Road. June 25. Outdoor flea market. Spaces $25. Inf.: 215–214–2822.

Lawncrest Recreation Center Rising Sun Avenue and Comly Street. July 4. Flea market. Spaces available. Inf.: 267–467–0034. ••

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