Coming Up in Frankford

  • Shared Legends and Rhythms at the Frankford Library
    When – Wed, January 26, 4pm – 5pm
    Where – 4634 Frankford Avenue (map)
    Description – Legends and rhythm stories common to African, African American and Native American cultures, brought to life! Participants will have the opportunity to play and learn about authentic rhythm instruments. Recommended for ages 6-12 but all ages welcome. Presented by the Free Library of Philadelphia through One Book One Philadelphia at the Frankford Branch Library, 4634 Frankford Avenue, Wednesday, January 26, 2011, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, January 27, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    Where – Aria Hospital’s Frankford Campus (4900 Frankford Avenue) in the 2nd floor meeting room. Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – The ultimate goal is to create a process that enhances the community’s ability to solve issues surrounding truancy, domestic violence, child safety and substance abuse.
  • Ghosts of the Grand Army of the Republic Civil War Museum
    When – Sat, January 29, 9pm – Sun, January 30, 2am
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street Philadelphia, PA 19124-3954 (map)
    Description – COST; $50 per person non refundable donation to the museum Limited to 25 people ADULTS ONLY: 18 years and older RESERVATIONS & PRE PAYMENT REQUIRED South Jersey Ghost Research, has been investigating the spirit activity in the museum for several years. Now they will guide you through the museum and introduce you to them. You can bring your own camera and recorder or use theirs, including infra red cameras .You can listen and record ghostly voices. Refreshments will be served at the break SECURE PARKING and entry from the museums parking lot. Call Kathleen at 267-385-5290 for reservations and information.
  • Frankford Special Services District Board Meeting
    When – Tue, February 1, 8:30am – 9:30am
    Where – St. Mark’s Church, 4442 Frankford Ave, Griscom Street entrance. (map)
    Description – Open to the public
  • 2nd Anniversary of the Recovery House Town Hall Meeting
    When – Thursday, Feb 3, 2011
    Description – The town hall meeting was held at St. Joachim on February 3rd, 2009
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting
    When – Thu, February 3, 7pm – 8pm
    Where2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, February 6, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Octavius V Catto Program Murray Dubin & Dan Biddle, Authors of Tasting Freedom
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting
    When – Tue, February 15, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)
  • Friends of the Frankford Branch Library Meeting
    When – Wed, February 16, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
    Where 4634 Frankford Avenue (Frankford Ave. & Overington St. (map)
    Description – The Friends of the Frankford Branch Library will meet on Wednesday February 16, 2011, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the library meeting room. Find out how you can support and have a say in shaping your community library. The library is located at 4634 Frankford Avenue (Frankford Ave. & Overington St.) For more information, call 215-685-1473 or email baxterb@freelibrary.org
  • PSA 1 Meeting
    When – Wed, February 16, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Aria Health – 2nd floor conference room (map)
    Description – Meet the police officers with your feedback. Tell them what problems you are having on your block.