Coming Up in Frankford 12/14 to 1/10/2014

  • Drama Presentation “A Season of Love” -Fri, December 14, 6pm – 9pm, Second Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow St. – Free will offering.
  • Services at St. James -Sat, December 14, 6pm – 7pm, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St.- Saturdays at 6:00 pm: Prayer Service Sundays at 9:00 am: Traditional Service Sundays at 10:30 am: Contemporary Service
  • Fundraiser Luncheon -Sun, December 15, 12:00pm – 1:30pm, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St.
  • Presentation of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” -Sun, December 15, 1:30pm – 3:00pm, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St. (again at 8:30PM)
  • Community Candlelight Service -Sun, December 15, 7:30pm – 8:30pm, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St.
  • Frankford Garden Club’s Winter Holiday Christmas Party! -Mon, December 16, 6:30pm – 8:30pm,Wissinoming Park’s Recreation Facility
    DescriptionFree Parking in Lot on Cheltenham Ave, between Frankford Ave and Charles St Follow the Red Brick road – past the Playground equipment to the little building Fully accessible Ø Please bring a favorite Food or drink to Share Ø AND a wrapped gift (nothing that costs over $3.00- creativity encouraged!) Ø OR just bring yourself This is a Members Only (plus Guests) Event – New Members are always Welcome Annual Frankford Garden Club Membership ~ $10.00/ Individual ~ $15.00/ Family
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting -Tue, December 17, 7pm – 8pm, St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street.
  • Dance Movement Therapy Class -Wed, December 18, 10am – 11am, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave.- Come join this hot new program! Free of charge
  • Kwanzaa Extravaganza -Wed, December 18, 5pm – 8pm, Sankofa Annex, 4290 Penn St. – Live music by the Sankofa Band and Sankofa choirs, drum and dance a capella, martial arts demonstrations, Horizon’s book fair, holiday shopping, lower/middle/upper school art galleries, arts and crafts, vendors, jewelry, games, dinner platters/desserts, fun
  • PSA 1 Meeting -Thu, December 19, 7pm – 8pm, Aria Hospital, 4900 Frankford Ave.
  • Cookology -Fri, December 20, 10am – 11am, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – A certified Dietitian will be whipping up some delicious, nutritious treats for all to sample! A very popular, free of charge event.
  • FBPA’s annual membership appreciation gathering – Fri, December 20, 6pm – 9pm, Frankford Historical Society, 1507 Orthodox St. – Frankford Business and Professional Association members will receive their membership certificates and there will be a live soul opera performance by a group called Love Peace and Poetry.
  • Services at St. James – Sat, December 21, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St. – Saturdays Prayer Service at 6:00 pm, Sundays Traditional Service at 9:00 am, Sundays Contemporary Service at 10:30 am
  • Movie Matinee -Mon, December 23, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – You pick it, we play it! Popcorn and beverages served. Free of charge
  • Traditional Service -Tue, December 24, 5:30pm – 6:30pm, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St.
  • Contemporary Festival Family Service -Tue, December 24, 7:30pm – 8:30pm, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St.
  • Basketball Tournament -Dec 26 – 27, 2013, Northeast Frankford Boys and Girls Club, 1709 Kinsey St.- State Representative James Clay Jr. and the Concerned Citizens for a Better Frankford will sponsor a Basketball Tournament to be held on December 26-27, 2013 for 9-12, & 13-15 Boys and Girls. Call 215 251 0380 to register.
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group – Thu, December 26, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, 2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street
  • Services at St. James – Sat, December 28, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St. – Saturdays Prayer Service at 6:00 pm, Sundays Traditional Service at 9:00 am, Sundays Contemporary Service at 10:30 am
  • Senior Breakfast-Tue, December 31, 8am – 10am, Aria Health, Frankford – 2nd floor cafeteria – Aria will provide our community seniors with monthly, insightful tips and information on issues that are directly affecting you and your health. Breakfast will be provided free of charge. To reserve your seat call 1-877-808-2742 and then press 2.
  • Come celebrate your birthday! -Tue, December 31, 11:45am – 12:45pm, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – Join us for cake, ice cream, lunch, and live entertainment! Free of charge
  • Services at St. James – Sat, January 4, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St. – Saturdays Prayer Service at 6:00 pm, Sundays Traditional Service at 9:00 am, Sundays Contemporary Service at 10:30 am
  • Three Kings -Sun, January 5, 2014, 10:30am – 11:30am, St. James Lutheran Church, Castor Ave. and Pratt St.
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House – Sun, January 5, 2014, 12pm – 5pm, 4278 Griscom Street
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting – Thu, January 9, 2014, 7pm – 8pm, Aria Hospital, 2nd floor
  • Neighborhood Advisory Committee Meeting -Thu, January 9, 2014, 7pm – 8pm, 2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow St.