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Calendar (August 4, 2011)

Friday, Aug. 5

EVENTS

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Arts and Crafts Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Suitable for ages 5 to 12. Fridays. 7 to 8:30 p.m. $25 per month. 215–685–1242. Also at: Russo Park Playground, 7321 Torresdale Ave. For ages 8 and older. Fridays. 7 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–8747.

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.

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. First and third Friday of every month. 215–219–5525.

Chit Chat & All That Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Fridays. 9:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

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.

Country Line Dancing Salvation Army, 5830 Rising Sun Ave. Free. Fridays. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. 215–722–5447.

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. First and third Friday of the month. 215–685–8733.

Hot Topics Discussion Tabas House, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. 1:30 p.m. 215–745–3127.

Jack and the Beanstalk Performances Mitchell Performing Arts Center, 800 Tomlinson Road, Huntingdon Valley. 10:30 a.m. Also on Aug. 6 at 11 a.m. Presented by Storybook Musical Theatre. Children $10, adults $12. 215–659–8550.

Karate Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Adults, children (4 and older) and families are welcome. Fridays. 5:15 p.m. 215–613–1070.

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

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.

St. Adalbert Summer Bazaar Parish grounds, Allegheny Avenue and Thompson Street. Takes place rain or shine. Features sweets, homemade Polish and American food, chances, entertainment and more. 6 p.m. Continues Aug. 6 at the same time. 215–739–3500.

Sabbath Service and Lunch Tabas House, 2101 Strahle St. Fridays. Noon to 2 p.m. 215–745–3127.

Scrabble Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. Novices and experts are welcome. Fridays. 10:30 a.m. to noon. 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 Aerobics Juniata Park Older Adult Center, 1251 E. Sedgley Ave. Fridays and Mondays. $1. 11 a.m. 215–685–1490.

SilverSneakers Cardio Circuit Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Increase cardiovascular and muscular endurance power with a standing circuit workout. Fridays at 10 a.m. and Tuesdays at 1 p.m. Non-members $3. 215–613–1070.

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.

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

Torah Talks Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Learn about the Biblical portion of the week as it impacts our lives today. Fridays. 12:30 p.m. 215–698–7300.

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.

Zumba/Yoga Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Fridays. Zumba at 9:30 a.m., yoga at 10:30 a.m. 215–635–6611.

MEETINGS

Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group Lafayette-Redeemer Senior Center, 8580 Verree Road. First Friday of the month. 1 p.m. 1–800–272–3900.

Daisy Scouts Holmesburg Methodist Church, 8181 Frankford Ave. For girls in kindergarten and first grade. Fridays. 6:30 to 8 p.m. 215–410–2791.

Jardel Seniors Card Club Jardel Recreation Center basement hall, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Fridays. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215–379–3051.

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.

Widow and Widower Support Group Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Fridays. Free. 10 a.m. 215–685–0576.

Saturday, Aug. 6

EVENTS

Beginners Hatha Yoga St. Luke’s Parish hall, 1946 Welsh Road. Bring a yoga mat. Saturdays. $20 per four-week month. Drop-ins $10 per class. 10 to 11:15 a.m. 267–738–8393.

Cardio Cross-Fit Class Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Saturdays at 11:30 a.m., Mondays at 7:15 p.m. and Wednesdays at 6 p.m. Drop-ins $8 per class. 215–613–1070.

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.

Community Block Party New Beginning Church of Philadelphia, 4200 Roosevelt Blvd. Free food, entertainment and more. Noon to 5 p.m. 267–252–5348.

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. to 1 p.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. to noon. 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.

Gambling Strategies and Wisdom Discussion Tiffany Diner, Welsh Road and Roosevelt Boulevard. Geared towards women 55 and older. 11:30 a.m. 215–338–7242.

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.

Line Dancing Tacony/Mayfair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friendship St. Saturdays at noon. 215–335–3232.

Phightin with Sophia Fund-raiser St. Martha Parish hall, 11301 Academy Road. Benefits five-year-old Sophia Pasquarella, who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. $30. 7 p.m. 267–237–4799.

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.

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

Yoga for Adults Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Saturdays from 10 to 11 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.

Cocaine Anonymous 7328 Castor Ave., second floor, above Lee’s Hoagie House. Midnight to 1:30 a.m. 215–333–7798, www.caphilly.org

Narcotics Anonymous Somerton United Methodist Church, Wesley Room, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Saturdays. 7 p.m. 215–673–2745.

Overeaters Anonymous St. Albert the Great rectory basement, 212 Welsh Road, Huntingdon Valley. Location is handicapped accessible. 11 a.m. Saturdays. 215–674–4418.

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).

Saturday Morning Singles Great American Diner, Street Road, Bensalem. 50+ group for single, widowed or divorced persons. 9 a.m. 215–639–4751.

Singles Fellowship Michael’s Restaurant III, 3340 Street Road, Bensalem. 60+ group meets for breakfast on Saturdays at 8:30 a.m. 215–364–6079, 215–953–1030.

FLEA MARKETS

Emmanuel Resurrection Church 8201 Frankford Ave. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Rain date Aug. 13. 215–637–0635.

Evangelical Lutheran Church of St. Luke 7200 Castor Ave. Church family yard sale. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

St. Helena Church 6161 N. Fifth St., along the sidewalk. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–317–9168.

Sunday, Aug. 7

EVENTS

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.

Concert Bakers Bay clubhouse auditorium, 5100 Convent Lane (Off State Road, below Grant Avenue). Features soprano Jessica Rose Cohn, tenor Stephen Ferrara and accompanist Wendy McNally performing selections from musical theater and opera. Family and friends are welcome. $15. 2 p.m. Wine and cheese follow the program. Sponsored by Bakers Bay Civic Association.

Pilates Sculpt & Tone Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels. $8 per class. Sundays at 11:30 a.m. and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. 215–613–1070.

Swim Lessons for All Ages Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Private swim lessons are available seven days a week. Call for inf.: 215–698–7300, Ext. 141.

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

Cocaine Anonymous Coffee Connection, 6441 Frankford Ave. Sundays. 10:30 a.m. to noon. 215–333–7798.

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 to 10:30 a.m. 215–848–3830, www.isadelawarevalley.org

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

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

Ramp Playground 3300 Solly Ave. Flea market and family fun day. Spaces $10. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 267–401–0455.

Monday, Aug. 8

EVENTS

3rd Annual Vince Kelly Memorial Golf Tournament Philmont Country Club, 301 Tomlinson Road, Huntingdon Valley. Benefits the F.O.P. Survivors’ Fund. Sign-in at 11 a.m. Shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. $150. Entertainment at the banquet features Joe Conklin. Rain date Aug. 22. 215–450–1183.

Acrylic Art Class Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Mondays. 7:30 to 9 p.m. 215–728–7328.

Adult and Senior Aerobics Carmella Playground, 2100 Wakeling St. Low-impact exercise class for seniors at 6 p.m. Free. Cardio/abs for adult men and women at 7 p.m. Mondays. 215–685–1235.

Adult Ceramics Russo Park Playground, 7321 Torresdale Ave. Mondays. 7 to 9 p.m. 215–685–8747.

Advanced Beginners Hebrew Class Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. 9:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Aerobics Classes Holy Redeemer Health & Fitness Center, 1648 Huntingdon Pike, Meadowbrook. Held Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9 a.m.; Tuesday and Thursday at 9:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m.; and Saturday at 9 a.m. 215–938–5712.

Arts & Crafts and Ceramics Roosevelt Playground, 6455 Walker St. Class is suitable for ages 5 to adult. Mondays. $12 per month. 6:30 to 8 p.m. 215–685–8754.

Arts & Crafts for Children Junod Playground, 12770 Dunks Ferry Road. For ages 6 to 10. $1 per class. Mondays. 6 to 7:30 p.m. 215–685–9396.

Ball Fusion Exercise Class Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. Pilates-esque exercise ball workout. Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Time and inf.: 215–335–0870.

Beginners Yoga Class Tarken Recreation Center, 6250 Frontenac St. Bring a yoga mat. $5 per class. Drop-ins welcome. Mondays. 7 to 8 p.m. Register. 215–685–1487, 267–467–9277.

Bingo for Seniors John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. $3. Mondays at noon. Hot dogs and sodas available for purchase. 215–331–7120. Also at: Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Two cards cost $1. 12:30 p.m. 215–685–0576.

Boot Camp Workout Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. Bring sneakers and a towel. Members $3, non-members $5. 7 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Cardio-Ballet Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Participants can gain muscle control, balance and flexibility by performing basic jumps and dances. Mondays. Drop-ins $8. 6 to 7 p.m. 215–613–1070.

Cardio Kickboxing for Women Roosevelt Playground, 6455 Walker St. Learn self-defense skills while burning calories. $25 per month. Mondays and Wednesdays. 8:15 p.m. 215–685–8754.

Computer Classes Juniata Park Older Adult Center, 1251 E. Sedgley Ave. Eight-week Monday class costs $80. 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 215–685–1490. Also at: John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. $3 per class. Mondays. 11 a.m. 215–331–7120.

Country Western Dance Lessons Associated Polish Home Cultural Center, 9150 Academy Road. Mondays. $7. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–624–9954.

Crafty Corner Class Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. A variety of projects available for different levels. $2. Mondays. 12:30 to 2 p.m. 215–831–2926.

Current Events Discussion Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Mondays. 10:30 a.m. 215–685–0576.

Dance Aerobics Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:05 p.m. 215–632–0100.

Dance and Gymnastics Classes Junod Playground, 12770 Dunks Ferry Road. Monday through Thursday and Saturday. Suitable for ages 3 and older. $90 per year. Time and inf.: 215–685–9396.

Dance Classes Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Tap/ballet combo for ages 3–5 at 4:30 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. 215–685–0596. Also at: Disston School, Knorr and Gillespie streets. Tap, ballet and jazz are offered. Monday through Thursday at 7 p.m. 215–685–8750.

Deep-Water Power Class Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Call for times and inf.: 215–632–0100.

ESL Classes Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Groups have Russian- and English-speaking instructors. Classes are ongoing Monday through Friday. Times and inf.: 215–698–7300.

Fitness Swimmer Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays at 7:45 p.m. $40. 215–632–0100.

Guitar and Drum Lessons Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Classes offered for children and adults Monday and Wednesday evenings. $15 per class. 215–683–1975.

Gymnastics Lackman Playground, 1101 Bartlett St. Co-ed program for tots to age 16. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 5:30 p.m. 215–685–0370.

Hebrew Class Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. Beginners at 9:30 a.m., intermediate group at 1 p.m. Free.

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

Irish Dance Classes Vogt Recreation Center, 6700 Cottage St. Three payments of $35. Costume fees not included. Mondays. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 215–685–8753. Also at: Carmella Playground, Tulip and Wakeling streets. For ages 6 to 12. $20 per month plus $10 registration fee. Mondays. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–1235.

Jewish Life and Culture Discussion Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. 10:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Karate Fitzpatrick Playground, Academy and Torrey roads. Class for ages 5 and older meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 6 to 7 p.m. $45 per month. 215–685–9395.

Knitters Group Huntingdon Valley Library, 625 Red Lion Road, Huntingdon Valley. Beginners and experienced of all ages are invited. No fee. Share projects and ideas and help charities. Mondays. 4 to 5:30 p.m. 215–947–5138.

Knitting Circle Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. This is not a teaching class, but a chance for people of similar interest to gather and share their skills in a comfortable social setting. All ages welcome. Mondays. 6 to 7 p.m. 215–698–3012.

Library Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. A librarian will be available every Monday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

Line Dance Lessons Tacony/Mayfair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friendship St. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings and Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. $7. 215–335–3232.

Little Picassos Arts and Crafts Classes Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. For ages 4 to 9. Mondays. 6:15 to 7 p.m. 215–335–0870.

Low Impact Aquacise Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Offered Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Mah Jongg Lessons and Play Huntingdon Valley Library, 625 Red Lion Road, Huntingdon Valley. Lessons $5 each. $2 fee per session for play. Mondays. 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Huntingdon Valley Library. 215–947–5138.

Martial Arts Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Children 8 and older from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. $25. Adults (18 and older) 6 to 7 p.m. $35. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. 215–685–1242.

Open Floor Poetry Readings American Legion Playground, 6201 Torresdale Ave. For ages 14 and older. Meets the second and fourth Monday of the month. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–8733.

Pinochle Games Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Join in a friendly game at 12:45 p.m., Monday through Friday. 215–698–7300.

Preschool Program Carmella Playground, 2100 Wakeling St. For children 3 to 5. (Must be potty trained.) Monday, Wednesday and Friday. $70 per month plus one-time registration fee of $15. 9 a.m. to noon. 215–685–1235.

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

Scrabble Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. Play for fun or competitively. Free. 12:45 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Silly Tales with the Amazing Mr. Q: Stories with a Beat! Holmesburg Library, 7810 Frankford Ave. Features stories told in the comic tradition of a griot. Program incorporates urban hip-hop rhythms, puppets and magic. Audience participation. 6:30 p.m. 215–685–8756.

SilverSneakers Cardio Circuit Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. Free. 1 p.m. 215–698–7300.

SilverSneakers Muscular Strength & Range of Movement Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Exercise to music to help increase muscular strength, range of movement, and activity for daily living skills. Non-members $3 per class. Mondays at 1 p.m. and Thursdays at 9 a.m. Register. 215–613–1070.

Sing Along Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. First and second Monday of each month at 10 a.m. 215–831–2926.

Tae Kwon Do Dorsey Playground, 4800 Hegerman St. Suitable for ages 4 and older. $35 per month. Mondays and Wednesdays. 6 to 7 p.m. 215–685–8734.

“The Burn” Exercise Program Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Combines resistance training, cardio, plyometrics and agility drills. Mondays and Thursdays. 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. 215–635–6611.

Tumbling for Children Picariello Playground, Red Lion and Calera roads. Suitable for ages 4 and older at all levels. $10 registration. Class fees will be collected in three installments. Time and cost: 215–685–9393.

Wii Bowling Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Mondays. A donation is requested. 12:30 p.m. 215–831–2926.

Yoga Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Program is for all ages. Mondays. $5 per class. 7:15 to 8 p.m. 215–685–0377. Also at: Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. 215–632–0100. More at: Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Program is designed for all levels of experience and ability. Mondays. 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. 215–635–6611.

Zumba Vogt Recreation Center, Cottage Street and Unruh Avenue. Monday and Friday. First class and registration is $10, then pay $5 per class. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–8753. Another at: Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Monday through Thursday. Call for times. 215–632–0100. Also at: Bridgemen’s Hall (Ironworkers Union), 11600 Norcom Road. $6 per class. Mondays. 7 to 8 p.m. 267–304–8553. More at: Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Mondays from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. and Tuesdays from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. 215–635–6611. And at: Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Monday special: Two classes for the price of one. $10. 7 to 9 p.m. 267–475–7005. More at: Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Monday and Wednesday. $5 per class. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Register. 215–683–1975. Also at: Bridesburg Recreation Center, 4625 Richmond St. Mondays and Thursdays. $3 per class. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–1247. Another at: Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Mondays. $5 per class. 6 p.m. 215–685–0377.

MEETINGS

Addictions Group Life Victory Church, 7501 Frankford Ave. Meeting is open to those battling all forms of addictions and struggles. Mondays at 7 p.m. 215–331–7500.

Al-Anon New Beginnings Johnson Memorial Methodist Church, 3117 Longshore Ave. (second floor Rainbow room). An AFG District 1 beginners meeting also takes place in the Gospel room. Mondays. 7:30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous Gloria Dei Church, 570 Welsh Road, Huntingdon Valley. Mondays and Fridays at 12:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 8 p.m. 215–947–8200.

Anger Management Group for Children Center for Families and Relationships, 1600 Magee Ave. Mondays. 6 p.m. 215–537–5367.

Cocaine Anonymous 12-Step Programs Somerton United Methodist Church, auditorium, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Mondays. 8 p.m. 215–333–7798. Also at: Coffee Connection, 6441 Frankford Ave. Mondays. 8 to 9:30 p.m. 215–333–7798, www.caphilly.org

Families Anonymous Support Group St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Tyson Avenue and Hawthorne Street. (Use Tyson Avenue door.) For families concerned with a loved one’s drug or alcohol abuse. Mondays. 7:30 p.m. 215–676–8151, 1–800–736–9805.

Fox Chase Art Group Fox Chase Library, 501 Rhawn St. New members invited. Participants can work in any medium. There are no restrictions as to level of experience. Free. Mondays. 1 to 3 p.m. 215–731–0101, 215–335–9042.

Friends of Torresdale Library At the library, 3079 Holme Ave. 6:30 p.m. 215–685–0494.

Girl Scouts Tarken Recreation Center, 6250 Frontenac St. Open to girls ages 6 to 12. Mondays from 6 to 7 p.m. 215–685–1226.

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.

Narcotics Anonymous Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Monday and Thursday. 8 to 10 p.m. 215–683–1975.

New Visions Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. This is a support and education group for people with low vision and vision impairments. Mondays. 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Our Lady of Consolation Seniors Church hall, 7056 Tulip St. Enjoy refreshments, cards, bingo and socializing. New members welcome. Mondays at 11 a.m. 215–332–2674.

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

Recovery with God Living Word Church, 7916 Frankford Ave. This is a Christian 12-step program. Mondays. 7 p.m. 215–333–5233.

St. Dominic Seniors Marian Hall, 8513 Frankford Ave. New members invited. Group meets Mondays. 10 a.m. 215–335–0929.

Tuesday, Aug. 9

EVENTS

Adult Irish Ceili Dance Lessons Fox Chase Recreation Center, Rockwell Avenue and Ridgeway Street. Tuesdays. 8 to 10 p.m. 215–945–8163.

Adult Ceramics Vogt Recreation Center, Cottage Street and Unruh Avenue. Tuesday-Thursday. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. 215–685–8753. Also at: Dorsey Playground, 4800 Hegerman St. For ages 15 and older. $4, includes firings. Tuesdays. 7 to 9 p.m. 215–685–8734, 215–425–2444.

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

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

Barbershop Quartet & Chorus Rehearsal St. John Neumann Nursing Home, Tomlinson Road and Roosevelt Boulevard. Prospective members, age 18 and older, are welcome to join the Sounds of Liberty Barbershop Chorus Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. 215–636–9012.

Beginners Strength Training and Fitness for Teens Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for ages 13 and older. Ongoing Tuesday and Thursday program. Drop-ins $8 per class. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. 215–613–1070.

Bingo Far Northeast Senior Citizen Center, 12601 Townsend Road. Tuesdays. Noon. 215–673–7734. More at: Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 12:45 p.m. 215–831–2926.

Body Pump Class Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday classes available. Times and inf.: 215–632–0100.

Book Bingo Bustleton Library, 10199 Bustleton Ave. Program is for children entering grades 1 to 6. 7 p.m. 215–685–0472.

Boot Camp Fitness Classes Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. Drop-ins $7. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. and Thursdays at 6 a.m. 215–335–0870. Also at: Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 6:15 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Business Counseling Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. Hosted by SCORE, counselors to small businesses. Free, one-hour one-on-one sessions can be scheduled for small business owners and entrepreneurs. Register. 215–231–9880.

Canasta Lessons and Play Huntingdon Valley Library, 625 Red Lion Road, Huntingdon Valley. Sponsored by Friends of Huntingdon Valley Library. Lessons $5 each. Play costs $2 per week. Tuesdays. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. 215–947–5138.

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. Get a complete cardiovascular workout. 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.

Cheerleading and Football Registration Holmesburg Boys Club, 7756 Ditman St. For girls and boys 5 to 15. $100. Continues Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

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.

Community Chorus Rehearsal Nazareth Academy Grade School, 4701 Grant Ave. Prospective members are invited to join the Greater Philadelphia Chorale. Tuesdays. 7 p.m. 215–745–4695.

Core Pilates Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Class is for teens and adults at all levels. Tuesdays. $5 per class. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–0596.

Dance Classes for Children Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Ages 3–6 from 7:15 to 8 p.m.; ages 7–11 from 8 to 8:45 p.m. 215–685–0377.

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, Ext. 222.

Exercise Class Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. 215–685–0576.

Fitness Aerobics Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Low-impact aerobics to enhance cardio and minor muscle tone. Members $2, non-members $5. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 7 p.m. 215–698–7300, Ext. 146.

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.

Group Exercise Class Fox Chase Recreation Center, Rockwell Avenue and Ridgeway Street. Adult classes include hi-low energy, cardio kick boxing and body sculpting. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $4 per class. 7 p.m. 215–685–0575.

Gymnastics Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Suitable for ages 4 and older. 5 to 9 p.m. Call for time for specific age group. Tuesdays. $20 per month. Register. 215–683–1975.

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 fee. $35 per month. 215–685–0371.

Japanese Karate Picariello Playground, Red Lion and Calera roads. Co-ed program for ages 7 and older. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $40 registration plus $6 per class. 5 p.m. 215–685–9393.

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 Disston Recreation Center, 4510 Disston St. For ages 8 to 14. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 to 6:20 p.m. $50 per month. 215–464–3054, 215–685–8750. And at: Heitzman Recreation Center, 3631 Amber St. Tuesday and Thursday. 6 to 7 p.m. 215–685–1244.

Kenpo Karate Program Frankford Valley Playground, 4301 Tacony St. For ages 5 to adult. Tuesdays and Fridays. $20 per month. 6 to 7 p.m. 215–685–1248.

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

Line Dance Lessons Tacony/Mayfair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friendship St. Tuesdays. $7 per class. 7 p.m. 215–335–3232.

Marcella Kochanska-Sembrich Female Chorus Rehearsal Associated Polish Home, 9150 Academy Road. Tuesdays. 7:30 p.m. 215–333–2383.

Martial Arts/Self-defense Classes Gifford Playground, Gifford and Tomlinson streets. Tuesday and Thursday. $40 per month, discounts available. 6:30 p.m. 215–685–0377, 215–378–2273.

Pilates Sculpt and Tone Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels. $8 per class. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 11:30 a.m. 215–613–1070.

Poker Games Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Open, friendly games on Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. 215–698–7300.

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.

Senior Exercise Class Wissinoming Bible Fellowship Church, 4416 Van Kirk St. Stretching and low-impact aerobics. Tuesday and Thursday. $5 for both sessions. 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. 215–743–2360.

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. Inside or outside, weather permitting. 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 for Seniors John Perzel Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Tuesdays. Improve stress reduction, balance and agility. $3 per class. 10 a.m. 215–331–7120.

Tae Kwon Do Chalfont Playground, Chalfont and Deerpath roads. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Children’s class from 5 to 6 p.m., adult class from 6 to 7 p.m. Inf.: 215–840–8357.

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

Tots’ Night Out Russo Park Playground, 7321 Torresdale Ave. Tots, ages 2 to 4, can bring one adult for an evening of arts & crafts, ceramics, sports or other activities. Tuesdays. $20 registration fee (includes T-shirt) plus $5 to $10 weekly fee to cover supplies. Time: 215–685–8747.

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 a $25 non-refundable registration fee. 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.

Wimpy Kid Book Group Torresdale Library, 3079 Holme Ave. Children will read The Last Straw and enjoy book-related activities. Space is limited. 10:30 a.m. 215–685–0494.

Yoga Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Suitable for adults and children 12 and older. Mondays. $5 per class. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–0377. Also at: 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 per class. 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

Al-Anon Support Groups 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. Another at: St. John’s Lutheran Church, Hawthorne Street and Tyson Avenue. 1 to 2:30 p.m.

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. Tuesdays. 7 p.m. A Cub Pack is also forming. 215–338–4643.

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

Centering Prayer Support Group Holy Family University, College Center chapel, Grant and Frankford avenues. Tuesdays. 7 to 8:30 p.m. 215–332–9373.

Clutterers Anonymous 3501 Solly Ave. Tuesdays. 7:30 p.m. 215–335–7500.

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, www.LivingWatersPhila.com

Girl Scouts Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Tuesdays. 5 to 6 p.m. Call for more details. 215–685–1242.

Jardel Senior Citizen Club Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Tuesdays. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215–379–3051.

Let’s Talk Group Discussion Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Focus is on topics relating to issues faced in life. Tuesdays. 10:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

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.

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. The group meets the second Tuesday of every month. 215–545–2242.

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

Weight-Loss Support Group Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Learn to lose weight while eating the right foods. $5 per week. Tuesdays. 5:30 to 7 p.m. 215–673–2355.

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