Events (April 11, 2012)

Friday, April 13

EVENTS

Alpha Course The course on basic Christianity will be held at a home in Lawncrest on Fridays through April 27. The evening begins with a meal, and will be followed by a DVD talk and discussion. This week’s topic is “Why and how should I tell others?” Free. 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Register. 215–635–3820.

Arts and Crafts 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 7 p.m. 267–475–7005.

Benefit Concert Mitchell Performing Arts Center, 800 Tomlinson Road, Bryn Athyn. Presented by NewChurch LIVE of Bryn Athyn. Benefits The Breathing Room Foundation. Features classic rock, folk and pop music. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 8 to 10 p.m. 215–947–2166.

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.

Community Bingo Immaculate Mary Home, 2990 Holme Ave. 6 p.m.

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.

Craft and Vendor Fair United German Hungarian Club, 4666 Bristol Road, Feasterville. Enjoy wine and cheese while shopping tonight from 6 to 10 p.m. Continues April 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with shopping, food, music, dancing and more.

Cycling Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Fridays. 9 a.m. 215–632–0100.

English Language Conversation Group for Adults Bustleton Library, 10199 Bustleton Ave. If your English needs a little practice, join a library volunteer and others for an opportunity to chat. Also April 20 and 27. 10:41 a.m. 215–685–0472.

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

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.

Pilates Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Fridays. 10 a.m. 215–632–0100.

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.

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.

Yoga Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Fridays. 11:15 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Zumba Houseman Recreation Center, Summerdale and Godfrey avenues. Fridays. $5 per class. There is a one-time registration fee of $5. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–1240. Another 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. And at: Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Fridays. 9 a.m. 215–632–0100.

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. 215–685–0472, 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, April 14

EVENTS

62nd Ward Spring Cleanup Meet at Dunkin’ Donuts store, Torresdale and Harbison avenues at 9 a.m. Volunteers needed. Register. 267–528–2256.

“A Night to Remember” Glen Foerd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the R.M.S. Titanic’s maiden voyage. Experience the music, décor, menus and service of that evening. Period attire is encouraged. Tickets: First class non-members $80, steerage/third class non-members $70. First class members $75, steerage/third class members $65. 7 p.m. Reservations required. 215–632–5330.

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.

Bereavement Program Holy Redeemer HomeCare, 12265 Townsend Road. Free. Two readings by award-winning author Patricia A. Nugent will be held. The Last to Go: Surviving the Loss of our Parents takes place from 10 a.m. to noon. Sun after the Storm: Finding our way after Loss will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Register. 215–856–1215.

Bockbierfest Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Road. Presented by G.T.V. Almrausch. Dance music provided by the Emil Schanta Band from 7 to 11 p.m. Food and beverages available for purchase. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Doors open at 6 p.m. Reservations: 215–385–5166.

Body Pump Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Saturdays. 7:45 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Cabaret Benefit Cheltenham Center for the Arts, 439 Ashbourne Road, Cheltenham. Benefits Storybook Musical Theatre as it celebrates its 20th anniversary. $35 in advance, $40 at the door, includes hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, buffet dinner, desserts and soft beverages. A cash wine bar will be available. 7 p.m. Tickets: 215–659–8550.

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.

Children’s Intermediate Level Martial Arts Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Saturday. Noon to 1 p.m. Cost and inf.: 215–685–1242.

College Prep Workshop: Taking the SAT Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. High school students and/or their parents can learn what is needed to get into college. 1 p.m. Pre-registration required. 215–686–5372.

Crafty Kids Ryerss Museum and Library, Burholme Park, 7370 Central Ave. Free. 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Cycling Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Saturdays. 9 a.m. 215–632–0100.

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: 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.

Dramatic Staged Reading Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, 8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park. “Imagining Madoff,” a new play written by Deb Margolin, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. $20. 215–887–8700.

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.

Fr. Judge High School Alumni Basketball Game William Fox Gymnasium, 3301 Solly Ave. $30, includes food, refreshments and shirt. Benefits the basketball program. Noon to 4 p.m.

Kids Tumbling Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Saturdays through May 12. $40. 9 to 10 a.m. Register. 215–613–1070.

Kinder Tumbleina and Ballet/Tap Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Available for ages 3–5 on Saturday at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Try one class free. Register now and receive half-off the registration fee. 267–475–7005.

Knights of Pythias Greenwood Cemetery Cleanup Day At the cemetery, 930 Adams Ave. Hosted by Friends of Greenwood Cemetery. Bring gloves, wheelbarrows, shovels and dirt rakes. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215–533–2967.

Pancake Breakfast Bethany United Church of Christ, Rising Sun and Magee avenues. Adults $6, children $4, children under 2 are free. 8 to 11 a.m. 215–677–8364.

Peewee Indoor Soccer Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for ages 4–6. Saturdays. 9 to 10 a.m. 215–613–1070.

Penny Party All Saints Rhawnhurst, 1811 Loney St. Food will be available at a nominal price. Begins at 6 p.m. Bingo takes place from 7 to 8 p.m. Drawing of prizes begins at 8 p.m.

Pilates Northeast Community Center, 2840 Holme Ave. Core workout strengthens, stretches and tones. Saturdays at 8:45 a.m. and Wednesdays from 7 to 7:45 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.

Spaghetti Dinner Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7234 Erdrick St. $10, children under 10 cost $5. Takeout available. 4 to 7 p.m.

SPIN’s Possibilities in the Park 5K SPIN, 10501 Drummond Road. 8 a.m. Course takes runners, walkers and rollers through the SPIN campus and surrounding neighborhood and ends at a family-friendly festival with fun, food trucks, games and more. Day of event registration (beginning at 6:45 a.m.) is $30 for adults and $15 for children 12 and younger. Save $5 and register online at www.spininc.org/5K

Stretch & Core Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Saturdays. 11:15 a.m. 215–632–0100.

“The Spanish Prisoner” Screening Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. The film is 110 minutes long, and is for adults. 11 a.m. 215–685–0522.

Torresdale Avenue Cleanup Meet at Tacony Library, Torresdale Avenue and Knorr Street at 9 a.m. Hosted by Tacony Civic Association, Tacony CDC, Philadelphia Streets Department and UnLitter Us Network. Supplies provided by the City of Philadelphia. Volunteers are needed. 215–501–7799.

Understanding Grief Workshop Holy Redeemer HomeCare, 12265 Townsend Road. Program is designed to help those who recently experienced the death of a loved one understand what to expect as they enter the grief journey. Free. 10 to 11:30 a.m. Register. 215–856–1093.

Walk-in SAT Prep Workshop Northeast Regional Library, 2228 Cottman Ave. Teens can get help before taking the SAT. Also on April 21. 1 to 4 p.m. 215–685–0522.

Yoga Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Saturdays. 10 to 11 a.m. 215–613–1070.

Zumba Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Saturdays. 10:15 a.m. 215–632–0100. Also at: 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.

AARP Philadelphia Protestant Home, Fountain Room, 6500 Tabor Road. Refreshments available for $1. Noon. 215–697–8000.

Friends of Ryerss Library and Museum Ryerss Library, Burholme Park, 7370 Central Ave. New members invited. 10 a.m. to noon. 215–887–6231.

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 MARKET

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.

Sunday, April 15

EVENTS

Advanced SilverSneakers Aerobics Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Sundays. 9:30 a.m. 215–698–7300.

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

Body Combat Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Sundays. 10 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Body Pump Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Sundays. 8:45 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Breast Cancer Awareness Breakfast St. Adalbert School hall, Thompson Street and Allegheny Avenue (enter hall on Edgemont Street). Sponsored by Ladies of Port Richmond. Adults $10, children under 12 cost $5. 10 a.m. 215–427–3222.

Cellist Bihn Park in Concert Glencairn Museum, 1001 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn. The 15-year-old cellist will be accompanied by pianist Nozomi Takashima. $15, $10 for museum members and students with ID, includes meet and greet after concert and light refreshments. 3 p.m. 267–502–2600.

Fundamentals of Digital Photography Class Glen Foerd on the Delaware, 5001 Grant Ave. Five Sunday classes. 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Members $150, non-members $160. Registration and prepayment required. 215–632–5330.

Hymn Sing Philadelphia Protestant Home chapel, 6500 Tabor Ave. 7 p.m. 215–697–8000.

Men’s Sunday Softball League Vogt Recreation Center, 6700 Cottage St. Games played at 9:30 and 11 a.m. League fee is $1100, and includes all expenses, including umpires and ASA registration. Call to register. 267–697–9774.

Peewee Indoor Hockey Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for ages 5–7. Sundays. 10 a.m. to noon. 215–613–1070.

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.

Showtime at the Klein Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Stars xylophonist Roman Lankios and vocalist Adrienne Hahn. Members $12, non-members $14. 1:30 p.m. Tickets: 215–698–7300, Ext. 176.

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. And at: DeFino II Dance Studio, 7920 Bustleton Ave. Sundays. $5. 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 215–742–4124.

MEETINGS

60+ Widow and Widower Social Group Meets for brunch on Sundays after noon Mass. Location inf.: 215–624–0664.

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

Jewish War Veterans Post 98 Casino Deli, 2425 Welsh Road. New members who served in the military are invited. 10 a.m. 215–332–5047, 215–969–6700, Ext. 212 and leave name and phone number.

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.

Monday, April 16

EVENTS

Adult Acrylic Art Class Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Mondays from 7:30 to 9 p.m. and Tuesdays 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. $5 per class. 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.

Aerobic Yoga Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. $5. Mondays. 7 p.m. 215–698–7300.

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.

Application Acceptance for Boyle Tot Program 13049 Kelvin Ave. Pre-school classes are available this fall for children ages 2–1/2 to 4. Applications accepted Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 215–685–0368.

Arms and Abs Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Mondays. $6 per class. 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. 215–612–4576.

Arthritis Seminar Cheltenham Friends Meetinghouse, Jeanes Hospital campus, 7600 Central Ave. Hosted by Jeanes Hospital Arthritis Group. Topic: “Conservative Treatment Options from Knee Pain from Osteoarthritis.” Free. Light refreshments. 7 to 8:30 p.m. Register. 215–728–4861.

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.

Bingo for Seniors Mayfair Community Center, 2990 St. Vincent St. Mondays at noon. 215–683–1994. Also at: Northeast Older Adult Center, 8101 Bustleton Ave. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Two cards cost $1. 12:30 p.m. 215–685–0576.

Body Combat Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. 215–632–0100.

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 CrossFit Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Mondays. 7:15 to 8:15 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 Class 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.

Core Training Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays. 4 p.m. 215–632–0100.

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

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

Cycling Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays. 9 a.m. and 6 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 and Trim Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays and Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. 215–632–0100.

Dance Classes Philadelphia Dance Center, 8702 Crispin St. Classes available Monday through Friday in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical contemporary, hip-hop (For ages 4 and older). Register between 4 and 9 p.m. and receive half-off the registration fee. Call for class times. 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.

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.

Flip Fitness & Stretch Aria Health, Torresdale Campus, Knights and Red Lion roads. Mondays. $6 per class. 6:20 to 7:05 p.m. 215–612–4576.

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.

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.

Kettlebell Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays. 5 p.m. 215–632–0100.

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 Tacony/Mayfair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friendship St. Mondays. $7 per class. 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.

Martial Arts Program Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Children’s classes on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. $30 per month plus $15 registration fee and $15 for uniform and handbook. 215–685–1242.

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.

National Healthcare Decisions Day Program Holy Redeemer Hospital, 1648 Huntingdon Pike, Meadowbrook. Free. Visit information tables to learn more about end-of-life care and pick up an advance directive form. Available in the outpatient lobby from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and at the Hospitality Café entrance from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. 1–800–818–4747.

Open Registration for Summer Camp and Preschool Lower Mayfair Recreation Center, 3001 Robbins Ave. Mondays and Wednesdays through May 2. 5 to 7 p.m. 215–685–1227, 215–537–1051.

Pilates Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays. 10 a.m. 215–632–0100.

Piloxing Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Class is a mix of pilates and boxing. Drop-ins $10. Mondays. 6 to 7 p.m. 215–613–1070.

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.

Rockin’ Around the Clock Fund-raiser Katie O’Donnell’s, 4501 Woodhaven Road. Take a walk down Memory Lane with music from the 50s and 60s featuring 15 Philadelphia-area vocalists. Presented by Showtime Charities. Benefits Shriners Hospital for Children. 8 p.m. Ticket inf.: 215–637–5151, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/234935

Scrabble Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays. Play for fun or competitively. Free. 1:15 p.m. 215–698–7300.

SilverSneakers Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays and Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. 215–632–0100.

SilverSneakers Basic Cardio Fitness Training Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Mondays at 10:30 a.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.

Split the Pot Bingo Party American Legion Auxiliary Post 735, 7135 Hegerman St. The public is invited. Tickets available at the door. 7:30 p.m. 215–335–2510.

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.

Total Joint Replacement Class Nazareth Hospital’s Marian Conference Center, 2601 Holme Ave. The benefits of total joint replacement and what can be expected in the hospital and after discharge will be discussed. 11:30 a.m. Register. 215–335–6313.

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 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. Inf.: 215–685–9393.

Tutoring Program Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Suitable for children in kindergarten through grade 12. Parents must register children in the office. Inf.: 215–685–1242.

Weight-loss Seminar Physicians Weight Loss Centers, 10012 Sandmeyer Lane. Topic: “Behavioral guidance & health eating menus.” Hosted by Dr. Neil Hollander. Free. Time and inf.: 215–969–2526.

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

Yoga Jardel Recreation Center, Cottman Avenue and Pennway Street. Mondays. $5 per class. 7 to 8 p.m. 215–685–0596. Also at: Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Mondays. 11 a.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: Academy of Russian Arts, 11018 Rennard St. Mondays. 7 to 7:45 p.m. 267–934–2055. Also 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. Mondays. 9 a.m. 215–632–0100. Also at: Bridgemen’s Hall (Ironworkers Union), 11600 Norcom Road. $5. 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.

MEETINGS

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: Stones AA Clubhouse, Princeton Ave. 7 p.m. Call for info.: 215–333–7798.

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.

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. 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.

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

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.

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 the Neighborhood Group Max Myers Community Center, 1601 Hellerman St. 7 p.m.

The Compassionate Friends American Heritage Federal Credit Union, 2068 Red Lion Road. Group serves Northeast Philadelphia and Montgomery County, and is for family members grieving the death of a child regardless of age or cause. 7 p.m. 215–396–0460.

Tuesday, April 17

EVENTS

AARP Driver Safety Refresher Program Holy Redeemer Lafayette, Redeemer community room, 8580 Verree Road. Bring copies of driver’s license and completion certificate from a previous two-day class. Members with AARP card $12, non-members $14. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Register. 1–800–818–4747.

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.

Aerobic Yoga Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. $5. Tuesdays. 7 p.m. 215–698–7300.

Aria Health Presentation Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center, 4744 Frankford Ave. Aria Health consultants will discuss various health topics. 10 to 11 a.m. 215–831–2926.

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.

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.

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 Flow Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Tuesdays. 6:30 p.m. 215–632–0100.

Body Pump Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. 215–632–0100.

Book Lovers’ Program Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Interactive session offers discussions of “The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris” and “The List.” A commitment to read the books in advance is required. Members $10, non-members $20. Register. 215–698–7300, Ext. 114.

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 & Toning Classes Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $25 per month. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. 215–685–1242.

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.

Circuit Northeast Family YMCA, 11088 Knights Road. Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. 215–632–0100.

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 Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Classes in tap, ballet and jazz are available for girls 6 and older. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. and Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. Register in advance. 215–685–1242.

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.

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. $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. 6:50 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. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 5 to 8 p.m. 215–288–8507.

Glen Foerd Tour 5001 Grant Ave. Visit the formal dining room, library, art gallery and more. $10. 7 pm. 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.

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.

Intermediate SilverSneakers Cardio Fitness Klein JCC, 10100 Jamison Ave. Tuesdays at 6 p.m. 215–698–7300.

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.

Kids CrossFit Norcom Community Center, 10980 Norcom Road. Suitable for ages 6–12. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 4:30 p.m. 215–613–1070.

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

Line Dancing Tacony/Mayfair Sons of Italy, 4741 Friendship St. Tuesdays. $7 per class. Advanced class at 7 p.m., int./adv. at 8 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 for Adults Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Classes held on Tuesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and Friday from 6 to 7 p.m. $20 registration fee plus $45 per month for classes. 215–685–1242.

Mural Arts Program Art Workshop Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St. Free program for children age 10–14. Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 17. 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Register. 215–85–1242.

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

Senior Exercise Class