Coming Up in Frankford 12/3 to 12/30/2011

  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House
    When – Sun, December 4, 12pm – 5pm
    Where – 4278 Griscom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Civil War Era Music from the Front at Christmas Time Gleim’s Band
  • Friends of Overington Park
    When – Wed, December 7, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – CORA Neuman Center at 1000 Orthodox Street (map)
    Description – Come out and discuss our park and what we an do to make it a safe and pleasant place for everyone.
  • Frankford Garden Club Trip to The Longwood Gardens Holiday Experience
    When – Thu, December 8, 4pm – 10pm
    Where – Longwood Gardens (map)
    Description – 4:00 p.m.-Meet at Wissinoming Park 9:00 p.m.-Leave Longwood Gardens Tickets include Bus Ride and Admission – Frankford Garden Club Members – $5/person Guests – $10.00/Adult, $5/child 5-18 years
  • Turkey Bingo
    When – Sun, December 11, 12:30pm – 3:30pm
    Where – St. Joachim, 1527 Church St. Phila. PA 19124 (map)
    Description – Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court St. Francis De Sales #2617 is hosting a Turkey Bingo. Cost of admission is $20.00 and includes bingo cards, specials. hot dog, chip, drink, and cake, and door prize ticket. We will also have baskets to raffle, 50-50, and cakes and additional food for purchase. If you bring a non-perishable food item for our food cupboard, you get a free raffle ticket. For information call St. Joachim 215-535-0580
  • Historical Society of Frankford program
    When – Tue, December 13, 7:30pm – 9:00pm
    Where- 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA 19124 (map)
    Description- WINTER HOLIDAY SOCIAL Bring your holiday members and light fare or sweets to share Join Society members, staff, and volunteers in this annual Holiday Social. Please bring light refreshments or desserts to share. You may also bring your special holiday items or Frankford holiday memories to share. A seasonal program will begin at 7:30pm.
  • Holiday Caroling in the Park
    WhenFri, December 16, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Overington Park, Leiper and Orthodox Sts. (map)
    Description – Please come out and spend one hour with your neighbors sharing the spirit of the holidays. Wear a holiday hat if you have one and join us! It may be cold outside but the carols and the camaraderie will warm your heart.
  • Christmas Toy Drive and Dinner
    When – Sunday, Dec 18, 2011
    Where – 2nd Baptist Church (map)
    Description – Christmas toy and dinner give-a-way for families in need
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting
    When – Tue, December 20, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street. (map)
  • PSA1 Meeting
    When – Wed, December 21, 7pm – 8pm
    Where – Aria Health, Frankford (map)
    Description – Come and meet the police in person to discuss your crime and safety issues.
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group
    When – Thu, December 29, 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.