Coming Up in Frankford 7/26 to 8/22/2014

  • REANIMATE | Philadelphia Sculptors – Sat, July 26, 12pm – 5pm, the corner of Frankford Avenue and Paul Street | MFL to Margaret-Orthodox- Members of Philadelphia Sculptors will address the concept of bringing new life back to a place, person, or community. Work ranges from the figurative to the abstract, with artists employing techniques and materials that may reference the past as they create work of the present.
  • HIV and Hepatitis C Testing – Sun, July 27, 11am – 4pm,  St. Mark’s Church, 4442 Frankford Avenue – Philly Faith in Action was brings the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Drexel University with their mobile medical center to St Marks for rapid HIV and hepatitis C testing, counseling and follow up care. They will be here the 2nd Saturday of every month.
  • Frankford Garden Club – Mon, July 28, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Wissinoming Park Playground
  • Senior Breakfast – Tue, July 29, 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.
  • Crafts with Pam – Altered Jewelry – Tue, July 29, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Frankford Neighborhood Library, 4634 Frankford Ave. – Get creative! Recycle your old jewelry and create a unique fashion headband. This free workshop is designed for adults. All materials are supplied, but you are welcome to bring your own costume jewelry to work with. Sign up in person at the library, call 215-685-1474 or email baxterb@freelibrary.org Pam Thomas has conducted many workshops on a variety of topics at the Free Library and other organizations.
  • Dance Movement Therapy Class – Wed, July 30, 10am – 11am,  Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave – Please join us for our Dance Movement Therapy Classes. Come join this hot new program!
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group – Thu, July 31, 5:30pm – 7:30pm,  2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House – Sun, August 3, 12pm – 5pm,  4278 Griscom Street – Presentation at 1:30 PM: Don Ernsberger – General Meade’s Breakthrough at Fredericksburg
  • Friends of Overington Park – Tue, August 5, 7pm – 8pm, Overington Park by the tool shed
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting – Thu, August 7, 7pm – 8pm,  Aria Hospital, 2nd floor
  • Neighborhood Advisory Committee Meeting – Thu, August 14, 7pm – 8pm,  2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow St.
  • Old Heads Softball Game and Cookout – Saturday, Aug 16, 2014,  Gambrel Playground, Wakeling Street
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting – Tue, August 19, 7pm – 8pm,  St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street.
  • HIV and Hepatitis C Testing – Sun, August 24, 11am – 4pm,  St. Mark’s Church, 4442 Frankford Avenue – Philly Faith in Action was brings the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Drexel University with their mobile medical center to St Marks for rapid HIV and hepatitis C testing, counseling and follow up care. They will be here the 2nd Saturday of every month.
  • Free BBQ for the Community – Sat, August 23, 11am – 1pm,  Christ Fellowship Christian Church, 1639 Harrison St. – Free BBQ for the Community, Come and meet the Pastor and First Lady of the Church. August 23, 2014 – Start Time 11:00A.M.- Rain date August 30 – Attend any Sunday Service @10:45 with your children and sign up to receive free School Supplies while they last.
  • Frankford Garden Club –Mon, August 25, 6:30pm – 7:30pm,  Wissinoming Park Playground
  • Senior Breakfast – Tue, August 26, 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.
  • Frankford Parks Group – Tue, August 26, 6:30pm – 7:30pm,  CDC Building, 4900 Griscom St
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group – Thu, August 28, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, 2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street
  • PSA1 Meeting – Fri, August 29, 7pm – 8pm,  Aria Hospital 2nd floor