Coming Up in Frankford 11/8 to 12/5/2014

 

  • Satellite Office of State Rep. John Taylor – Every Thursday, 5pm – 7pm, Simpson Playground, 1010 Arrott St. – Open to the public to meet Rep. Taylor or a member of his staff to discuss whatever issue is on your mind.
  • Fall Cleanup Day in Overington Park – Sat, November 8, 10am – 1pm, Overington Park, Orthodox and Leiper Streets, Philadelphia, PA – There is lot’s to do, so come on out and give a hand. We’ll be in the park from 10 to 1 and we will appreciate any and all help you can give us. Meet your neighbors, make new friends, and wear old clothes!! Help keep Overington Park the jewel of the neighborhood.
  • Day of Service in Honor of Veterans Day –Sat, November 8, 10am – 2pm,St. Mark’s Church, Frankford 4442 Frankford Avenue – Frankford CDC along with Philly Rising and the Travis Manion Group will be doing a massive clean up of the corridor from the 5200 to 4200 of Frankford Avenue. We will be cleaning Frankford Avenue and the surrounding neighborhood but we need your help!!! For additional information or to register as a volunteer, please contact Sanya Brown, Northeast Divisional Coordinator with PhillyRising at 215.686.8413
  • Movie Matinee – Mon, November 10, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – Please join us for Movie Matinee Monday. You pick it, we play it! Popcorn and beverages served. Free of charge
  • Historical Society of Frankford program – Tue, November 11, 7:30pm – 9:00pm, 1507 Orthodox St – FRANKFORD’s DEED RESTRICTIONS Including Northwood’s Burk Deed Joseph Menkevich and Debbie Klak, Researchers Learn of the genesis and current impact of the Frankford area’s various historic deed restrictions—with a special look at Northwood’s Burk Deed restrictions
  • Neighborhood Advisory Committee Meeting – Thu, November 13, 7pm – 8pm,2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow St
  • AIDS Testing – Fri, November 14, 11am – 2pm, Rep. James Clay Office – 4915 Frankford Ave. – Testing is quick, painless and confidential. It can give you and your loved ones peace of mind or the knowledge needed to make important decisions.
  • Family Assistance Workshop –Sat, November 15, 10am – 2pm, NET, 4625 Frankford Ave. – LIHEAP Applications done onsite, PGW, PECO, Energy Coordinating Agency, Utilities Emergency Services Fund – light refreshments served
  • Love Your Park Fall Service Day – Saturday, Nov 15, 2014 – All Frankford Parks
  • Arts & Crafts Fair –Sat, November 15, 10am – 3pm, Frankford Friends School, Penn and Orthodox Sts. – Artists, Crafters and Vendors
  • Friends of Overington Park –Tue, November 18, 7pm – 8pm, Overington Park, Orthodox St. – We will meet in the park in fair weather and at 1500 Orthodox St. , the Friends Meeting House, in bad weather or cold months.
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting – Tue, November 18, 7pm – 8pmSt. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street.
  • Healthy Habits Demonstration –Thu, November 20, 1:30pm – 2:30pm, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – Our case worker will be cooking up some healthy foods and discussing the benefits of each ingredient. Free of charge event.
  • Cookology Class –Fri, November 21, 10am – 11am, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – Please join us for our cookology class on Friday, A certified Dietitian will be whipping up some delicious, nutritious treats for all to sample! A very popular, free of charge event
  • AIDS Testing – Fri, November 21, 11am – 2pm, Rep. James Clay Office – 4915 Frankford Ave. – Testing is quick, painless and confidential. It can give you and your loved ones peace of mind or the knowledge needed to make important decisions.
  • Movie Matinee –Mon, November 24, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – Please join us for Movie Matinee Monday. You pick it, we play it! Popcorn and beverages served. Free of charge
  • Senior Breakfast – Tue, November 25, 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.
  • Monthly Birthday Party –Tue, November 25, 11:45am – 12:45pm, Peter Bressi Northeast Senior Center 4744 Frankford Ave. – Come celebrate your birthday! We have a monthly birthday party. Join us for cake, ice cream, lunch, and live entertainment!
  • Northeast Philadelphia EPIC Stakeholders Group –Thu, November 27, 5:30pm – 7:30pm, 2nd Baptist Church, 1801 Meadow Street
  • HIV and Hepatitis C Testing – Sun, November 30, 11am – 4pm, St. Mark’s Church, 4442 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, – 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 Civic Association Meeting – Thu, December 4, 7pm – 8pm, Aria Hospital, 2nd floor