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Calendar (October 13, 2011)

Friday, Oct. 14

EVENTS

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American Red Cross Blood Drive American Heritage Federal Credit Union, 2060 Red Lion Road. The ASCU bus will collect whole blood donations. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 1–800-RED CROSS.

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 for Adults Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Fridays at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3:30 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 Loudenslager American Legion Post 366, 7976 Oxford Ave. Sandwiches and snacks will be available. Proceeds benefit veterans’ needs. 7 p.m. 215–728–9412.

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.

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

House of Koinonia (Coffee House) 7759 Frankford Ave. Enjoy food, movies, games and fun. Features live music with Alex and Colene McCormick. 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 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.

Medicare Insurance Advantage Information and Education Seminar Norcom Community Center, party room, 10980 Norcom Road. 11 a.m. 215–613–1070.

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

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.

Tae Kwon Do Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Ages 5 to 8 at 6 p.m.; ages 8 to 11 at 7 p.m.; ages 11 to 15 at 8 p.m. $60 per month. Fridays. Uniform is included with first payment. 215–685–0377.

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. Drop-ins $12 per visit. Fridays. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 215–613–1070. 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

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, Oct. 15

EVENTS

Art Class Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Suitable for age 10 and older. All skill levels are welcome. Emphasis is on sketching and painting. Six-week Saturday program. Register. 215–683–1975.

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

Book Sale Welsh Road Library, 9233 Roosevelt Blvd. Sponsored by Friends of Welsh Road Library. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cardio Cross-Fit Class Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Saturdays at noon, Mondays at 7:15 p.m. and Wednesdays at 6 p.m. Drop-ins $10 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.

Carnival St. Martha Parish, 11301 Academy Road. Continues through Oct. 15. 6 to 10 p.m. each night. 215–632–0320.

Chicken Salad Luncheon Emmanuel Resurrection Church, 8201 Frankford Ave. $8.50. Noon to 2 p.m. Takeout available. Reservations are needed. 215–332–7622, 215–335–3536.

Court Reporting Program Open House Orleans Technical Institute, 2770 Red Lion Road. For those interested in an associate degree program in court reporting. Classes begin in January. 10 a.m. Register. 215–728–4426.

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: 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 (ESOL) Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Teacher speaks fluent Russian and English. Free. Donations are accepted. Saturdays. 10 to 11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–685–0377.

Flapjack Fund-raiser Breakfast Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, 2535 Castor Ave. Benefits Polish American Cultural Center. $5. 8 to 10 a.m. 215–922–1700.

Friends of Pennypack Park Recycling Lincoln High School, Ryan Avenue parking lot. Rain or shine. Bring all paper products, including cardboard, aluminum cans and Nos. 1 through 7 plastics with lids removed. Printer cartridges, cell phones, crayons, household batteries, packing peanuts and bubble wrap are also accepted. No glass or steel cans accepted. Visit the free book and magazine table. 9 a.m. to noon. 215–934-PARK.

Friends of Vision for Equality Present Theresa Roba Norcom Community Center theater, 10980 Norcom Road. The gifted medium will help people understand they are loved and never truly alone. $45. Also on Oct. 22. 7 to 11 p.m. Only 50 seats will be available per gallery. 267–765–0314.

Gardening at Glen Foerd 5001 Grant Ave. Volunteers are needed to deadhead, weed and trim in the rose gardens. This is the last gardening event until next spring. Bring gloves, clippers and water. Inf.: 215–632–5330.

General Cancer Health Program Franklin Mills Grant Court, near the Aqua entrance, 1455 Franklin Mills Circle. The speaker series will focus on women’s health and the detection and prevention of several forms of cancer. Presented by the American Cancer Society as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 1 p.m.

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.

Kinder Dance Classes Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Kinder ballet/tap, ballet/jazz is available Saturday at 10 a.m. Tumbleina for ages 3–5 offered Saturday at 11 a.m. Register now and receive half-off the registration fee. 267–475–7005.

Lawncrest Library 50th Anniversary Celebration 6098 Rising Sun Ave. String band music inside and outside library at 11:30 a.m. Face painting for kids at 1 p.m. Family entertainment with Justin Gonzalez in the meeting room at 1 p.m. Refreshments will be available. Sponsored by Friends of Lawncrest Library. 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215–685–0549.

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

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.

Poetry Reading and Book Signing Ryerss Museum and Library, second floor gallery, 7370 Central Ave. Lawndale poet Diane Sahms-Guarnieri celebrates the release of her latest poetry collection, Images of Being. 1 p.m. A brief reception follows the event.

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

Tai Chi Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Adult program continues through December. Saturdays. 1 to 2 p.m. 215–683–1975.

Zumba Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Saturdays. $6 per class. 10 to 11 a.m. 215–612–4576.

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

International Prayer Warriors Somerton United Methodist Church, 13073 Bustleton Ave. Group meets the third Saturday of every month. 6 p.m. 215–673–2481.

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.

Silver Bookworms Social breakfast group for single, widowed and divorced persons 60 years and older meets at 10:30 a.m. Call for location. 215–624–3786.

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/RUMMAGE SALE

Aria Health, Torresdale Campus Knights and Red Lion roads parking garage. Flea market. Hosted by Auxiliary. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–831–2179.

Crossroads Bible Church 855 Old Huntingdon Pike, Huntingdon Valley. Yard sale. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Crossroads Community Church 4624 Leiper St. Yard/basement sale. Hot dogs, drinks and baked goods will be available. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 7234 Erdrick St. Bazaar/flea market. Features books, white elephant table, baked goods and more. Refreshments will be sold. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Holy Spirit Lutheran Church 1268 Robbins St. (at Loretto Avenue). Outdoor flea market. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 215–535–2550.

Mayfair Community Center (JMPCC) 2990 St. Vincent St. Flea market. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215–685–8732.

New Foundations Charter School Rhawn Street and Torresdale Avenue. Flea market. 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Will be held rain or shine. 215–624–8100.

Pelbano Recreation Center 2138 Solly Ave. Rummage sale. Sponsored by N.E. Philadelphia Mothers of Twins & Triplets Club. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–576–1360.

St. Albert the Great Auditorium, 212 Welsh Road, Huntingdon Valley. Indoor flea market. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–947–0414.

Vogt Recreation Center 6700 Cottage St. Flea market. 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Rain date Oct. 22. 215–685–8753.

George Washington High School 10175 Bustleton Ave. Outdoor flea market. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 215–437–9453.

Sunday, Oct. 16

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.

Amici Opera Company Performance Tabor Lutheran Church, Roosevelt Boulevard and Mascher Street. L‘Orfeo and Il Re will be presented at 4 p.m. Also on Oct. 23. $25 at the door, seniors and advance purchases $22, students $15, children 12 and younger $10. 215–224–0257.

Belly Dancing for Children Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Classes available for ages 5–13. Sundays. 2:30 p.m. 267–475–7005.

“Beyond the Eleventh” Brunch Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 7763 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Susan Retik, whose husband David was aboard American Airlines Flight 11 as it crashed into the North Tower of the World Trade Center, will give personal testimony. The sisterhood will sponsor light refreshments. Noon. 215–635–6611.

Cub Scout Open House Carnival Congregations of Shaare Shamayim, 9768 Verree Road. Event includes relay races, knot tying, face painting and more. Cub Scouts are non-denominational. 3 to 5 p.m. 267–972–8969.

Illustrated Talk Ryerss Museum and Library, 7370 Central Ave. J. Francis Watson, author of The Ghosts of Duffy’s Cut — The Irish Who Died Building America’s Most Dangerous Stretch of Railroad, will discuss the true and tragic story of 57 Irish Catholic workers who came to America in 1832 and died laying one of the most difficult miles of the Pennsylvania Railroad. 2:30 p.m. 215–685–0544.

Pilates Sculpt & Tone Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels. Drop-ins $10 per class. Sundays at 11:30 a.m. and Tuesdays at 6 p.m. 215–613–1070.

St. Basil Academy Open House 711 Fox Chase Road, Jenkintown. Sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls and their parents are invited. 2 to 5 p.m. 215–885–6952.

Sunday Night NFL Bowling League Thunderbird Lanes, 3081 Holme Ave. Four-person teams for men and women bowl Sundays at 6:45 p.m. 267–546–7786 after 4:30 p.m.

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. $12 per class. 10:30 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.

Friendship Singles Club The group for ages 50 and older will gather at 3 p.m. for a dinner meeting. Call for location and details. 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 to 10:30 a.m. 215–848–3830, www.isadelawarevalley.org

Northeast Philly for Peace & Justice Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, Robbins Avenue and Loretto Street. Potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Meeting begins at 7 p.m. 215–338–8420.

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

CRAFT SHOW/FLEA MARKET

Father Judge High School Gym and cafeteria, 3301 Solly Ave. Craft show. Food will be available for purchase. 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 215–338–9494, Ext. 3007.

Samuel Tabas Apartments 2101 Strahle St. Indoor and outdoor flea market. 9 a.m. to noon.

Monday, Oct. 17

EVENTS

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.

After-School Programs Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Suitable for ages 5–10. Monday through Friday, 3 to 6 p.m. Coverage for half-days available. Before-school care also available for students of Farrell School. 215–683–1975. And at: Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Offered to Loesche Elementary School students ages 6 to 12. Monday through Friday, 3 to 5:45 p.m. $60 per month. 215–685–0377.

All About Abs Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Mondays. $6 per class. 5:30 to 6 p.m. 215–612–4576.

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.

Beginner Watercolor Workshop Glen Foerd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Ed Letven offers an introduction to landscape and still life painting. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with half-hour lunch break. Bring your own lunch. Class limited to 10 registrants. Members $85, non-members $100. Materials available for a fee, or bring your own. 215–632–5330.

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 $10. 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 Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Classes available Monday through Friday, 4 to 9 p.m., in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical/contemporary and hip-hop (ages 6 and older). Register now and receive half off registration fee. 267–475–7005. More at: 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.

Flip Fitness & Stretch Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Mondays. $6 per class. 6:05 to 7:05 p.m. 215–612–4576.

Golf Outing Benefit Torresdale Frankford Country Club, 3801 Grant Ave. $160, includes barbeque lunch, greens fee, golf cart and dinner. Dinner only costs $50. Registration and lunch begin at 11 a.m. Benefits Autistic Endeavors Learning Center. 215–360–1568.

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.

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.

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.

Milton Sork Memorial Luncheon Beth Sholom Congregation, 8231 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Presented by Golden Years. Entertainment features comedian Jim Daly. 12:30 p.m. Reservations: 215–887–1342, Ext. 103.

Music Lessons Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Suitable for age 8 through adult. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 3 to 8 p.m. 267–439–9315.

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.

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.

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.

Tot Recreation Program Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Four-year-olds meet Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to noon. 215–924–7404.

Tumbling for Children Mayfair Community Center (JMPCC), 2990 St. Vincent St. Boys and girls ages 3–6 Mondays from 4 to 4:45 p.m.; ages 7–8 Mondays from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. Program runs through May 7. 215–685–8732. More at: 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 adults and teens age 13 and older. Mondays. $5 per class. 7 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 Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Mondays. $6 per class. 7:10 to 8:10 p.m. 215–612–4576. And at: Vogt Recreation Center, 6700 Cottage St. Mondays and Tuesdays. $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. Mondays and Wednesdays. Drop-ins $7. 7 to 8 p.m. 267–475–7005. More at: Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Monday, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m.; Wednesday, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 to 10:15 a.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.

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.

Mary Mother of Captives Support Group Catholic Social Services, 7340 Jackson St. The group is for those with a loved one in prison or about to be sentenced to prison. Pen Pals are also needed. Meets third Monday of each month. 7 p.m. 215–698–2585.

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, meeting room, 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.

Northwood Academy Charter School Board of Directors At the school, 4621 Castor Ave. 5 p.m.

Our Lady of Consolation Seniors Church hall, Tulip Street and Princeton Avenue. New members welcome. Mondays. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 215–742–2475.

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.

Take Back Your Neighborhood Group Max Myers Community Center, 1601 Hellerman St. 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Oct. 18

EVENTS

AARP Driver Safety Refresher Program Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. 4:30 to 9 p.m. Pre-register. 215–676–0898.

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 & Fitness for Teens Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. On-going Tuesday-Thursday programs. Drop-ins $10 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.

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.

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.

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.

Competition Tumbling Mayfair Community Center (JMPCC), 2990 St. Vincent St. Boys and girls must try out. Tuesdays through May 8. 4 to 5 p.m. 215–685–8732.

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

Dance Program Gifford Recreation Center, 575 Tomlinson Road. Tap, jazz and ballet available for ages 3 to 14 Tuesday evenings. Time and inf.: 215–685–0377.

“Discover Orphan Care” Program Bethany Christian Services, 7827 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Parents can learn more about how they can become a forever family through adoption. 7 to 9 p.m. www.Bethany.org

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.

Father Judge Mother’s Association Fund-raiser Nick’s Roast Beef, 2212 Cottman Ave. Eat in or takeout. Ten percent of proceeds from 5 to 9 p.m. benefit the school.

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.

Flip Fitness Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Tuesdays. $6 per class. 6:55 to 7:35 p.m. 215–612–4576.

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.

GED and ESL Classes Oxford Circle Christian Community Development Association, 900 E. Howell St. Free. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 5 to 8 p.m. 267–265–1709.

Glen Foerd Tours 5001 Grant Ave. Tour includes formal dining room, library, art gallery, bedrooms and more. $10. 7 p.m. 215–632–5330.

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

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. Groups will be separated by age and skillset. Tuesdays through May. 4:30 to 9 p.m. 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.

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.

Lecture and Screenings Nazareth Hospital, second floor cafeteria, 2601 Holme Ave. “Nutrition for Cancer Prevention” will be presented by Gina Riess. Screenings, registration and dinner from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. Lecture with question and answer session from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Register. 1–866–629–2738.

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 Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Tuesdays. $6 per class. 6 to 6:45 p.m. 215–612–4576.

Pilates Sculpt and Tone Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for all age groups and fitness levels. $10 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.

Preschool Story Hour Holmesburg Library, 7810 Frankford Ave. Stories, rhymes and coloring for children 3–5 and accompanying adult. 10:30 a.m. 215–685–8756.

R.A.A. Basketball Registration Pelbano Recreation Center, Bustleton and Solly avenues. Suitable for ages 4–16. $80 per child or $160 per family. Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon.

Resurrection Bowling League Thunderbird Lanes, 3081 Holme Ave. League is a USBC mixed league with a 90 percent handicap. Tuesdays through May. 8:30 p.m. 215–806–9764, 215–725–3556, 215–332–3730.

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 Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Tuesdays. $3 per class. 9 to 10 a.m. 215–612–4576.

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.

Spare Pins Bowling League Thunderbird Lanes, 3081 Holme Ave. Bowlers are needed for 100 percent handicap mixed league. Tuesdays through May. 5:45 p.m. 215–632–0597, 215–346–2302.

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.

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