Coming Up in Frankford 10/27 to 11/23/2012

  • Haunted History Tour – Sat, October 27, 4pm – 6pm, Historical Society of Frankford, 1507 Orthodox St., Join the Frankford CDC on our Second Annual haunted history tour. $6.00 admission fee. Refreshments served before the tour. Parking available at Frankford Friends Meeting. Contact Michell Feldman for more information or to reserve your tickets today. 215-743-6580
  • Senior Breakfast – Tue, October 30, 8am – 10am, Aria Health, Frankford – 2nd floor conference room, It’s time to take charge of your health and wellness! Aria will provide our community seniors with monthly insightful tips and information on issues that are directly affection you and your health needs. Breakfast will be provided free of charge. To reserve your seat call 1-877-808-2742.
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group – Thu, October 30, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, Friends Hospital, 4641 Roosevelt Blvd., Domestic Violence
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting – Thu, November 1, 7pm – 8pm, 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue, The city’s Managing Director, Richard Negrin, will be speaking to us about issues and problems we are facing in our community. We also will be discussing upcoming zoning issues, the upcoming events and progress of the new Frankford Y We also will have updates for the voter ID and updates on the new watershed at Womrath park. The park is now open to the public. We ask that everyone attend these meetings, they are very important to our community.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House – Sun, November 4, 12pm – 5pm, 4278 Griscom Street, Presentation at 1:30 PM: Civil War Era breweries of Philadelphia by Rich Wagner
  • Friends of Overington Park – Wed, November 7, 7pm – 8pm, – Historical Society of Frankford at 1507 Orthodox Street, – Come out and discuss our park and what we an do to make it a safe and pleasant place for everyone
  • Flying Kite on the Ground – Opening Reception – Thu, November 8, 5pm – 8pm, St. Mark’s Church, 4442 Frankford Ave., Join us for an evening of visual arts on Frankford Avenue. Mural painting with Cesar Viveros presented by the Mural Arts Program. Exhibition opening “Transformation 19124” presented by Flying Kite Media.
  • Frankford Music and Arts Festival – Sat, November 10
  • St. Joachim – Chicken Dinner – Sun, November 11, 2pm – 6pm, St. Joachim Church – 1527 Church Street, Chicken Parmesan and Pasta ▪ Stuffed Chicken Roasted Potatoes ▪ String Beans ▪ Spanish Rice Garden Tossed Salad with Dressing ▪ Beverage $15.00 per person ▪ $25.00 per couple Children (12 to 6 yrs.) $7.00
  • Historical Society of Frankford program – Tue, November 13, 7:30pm – 9:00pm, 1507 Orthodox St., Philadelphia, PA, HOLMESBURG PRISON: ACRES OF SKIN, Allen M Hornblum Author “Confessions of a Second Story Man – Junior Kripplebauer and the K & A Gang” Join the author of “Acres of Skin” as he shares the challenges of researching a story of national significance about human exploitation in the name of medical science at NE Philadelphia’s former Holmesburg Prison. A subject of the experiments will offer an insider’s look at the prison.
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting -Tue, November 20, 7pm – 8pm, St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street.