Coming Up in Frankford 12/21 to 1/17/2014

  • 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.
  • Frankford Christmas Tree Lighting – Tue, December 24, 5pm – 9pm, Margaret and Tackawanna Sts.
  • 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.
  • BIRDING IN TACONY CREEK PARK – Sat, January 11, 2014, 10am – 12pm, TACONY CREEK PARK, gateaway, I St. and Ramona Ave –
    Join us on a walk through Tacony Creek Park to look for birds wintering in Philadelphia. This FREE walk is open to all — you just need an interest in learning about birds. Expect some good bird spotting (woodpeckers, chickadees, hawks, oh my!) while enjoying lovely undiscovered Tacony Creek Park. This event is part of the Philadelphia mid-winter Bird Census. Donuts, hot cocoa, and binoculars will be provided. Don’t forget to dress warmly! CONTACT: Alex Cooper at cooper@ttfwatershed.org or 215.744.1853
  • Services at St. James – Sat, January 11, 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
  • PSA 1 Meeting – Thu, January 16, 2014, 7pm – 8pm, Aria Hospital, 4900 Frankford Ave.