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Coming Up in Frankford 11/17 to 12/14/2012

  • 3rd Annual Turkey Bingo – Sun, November 18, 11:30am – 3:30pm, St. Joachim Church, 1527 Church St., Doors open 11:30am games start 12:30pm. See flyer in Gazette.
  • Northwood Civic Association Meeting -Tue, November 20, 7pm – 8pm, St. James Lutheran Church, at Castor Avenue and Pratt Street.
  • St. Joachim Parish is sponsoring a bus trip to Lancaster PA – Sat, November 24, 8am – 5pm, leaves from parish parking lot on Griscom St, St. Joachim Parish,1527 Church St. is sponsoring a bus trip to Lancaster PA. on Saturday November 24, 2012. Round trip motor coach transportation, time for shopping and browsing at the Rockvale Outlets (10:00 AM to 12:30 PM) Full course lunch buffet at Shady Maple Smorgasbord with additional time for shopping. Bus leaves from parish parking lot on Griscom St at 8:00 AM. Cost $65.00 per person includes bus & lunch). Full Payment due by October 21st, 2012.
  • Frankford Garden Club – Mon, November 26, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, Wissinoming Park Playground
  • Senior Breakfast – Tue, November 27, 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.
  • PSA 1 Meeting – Tue, November 27, 7pm – 7pm, 4900 FRANKFORD AVE ,PHILA,PA, Police meeting with residents
  • Grand Army of the Republic Museum Open House – Sun, December 2, 12pm – 5pm, 4278 Griscom Street, Presentation at 1:30 PM: Victorian Christmas by Jane Peters-Estes
  • Create Your Own Holiday Wreath – Wed, December 5, 3pm – 4pm, Frankford Branch, Free Library of Philadelphia, Get Creative! All materials are provided. Instructor Pamela Thomas has conducted many workshops on a variety of topics for other organizations. Register to save your spot; 215-685-1473 or
  • Friends of Overington Park – Wed, December 5, 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.
  • Frankford Civic Association Meeting – Thu, December 6, 7pm – 8pm, 2nd floor conference room, Aria Health, 4900 Frankford Avenue
  • A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols – Sun, December 9, 1:30pm – 3:00pm, ST. MARK’S CHURCH, FRANKFORD 4442 Frankford Avenue, Carillon recital at 1:30; Organ preludes at 1:45 Reception follows the Service, Off-street parking available; handicapped accessible. Participating: The Parish Choir of the Episcopal Church of the Good Samaritan, Paoli Richard Zuch, conductor Readers and clergy from St. Mark’s and Church of the Good Samaritan
  • Historical Society of Frankford program – Tue, December 11, 7:30pm – 9:00pm, 1507 Orthodox St., Holiday Tea, N.E. HALL OF FAME, HONORING PAST and 2012 INDUCTEES, Learn about the 2012 NE Hall of Fame inductees, including Frank Shuman (Solar Power) and Leon Sullivan (OIC), and meet/greet former and current ones, including representatives from some of the area’s historic churches. This is our members’ traditional Holiday Tea, so bring desserts or tea sandwiches to share. Refreshments served. Members free; Others $5.00 1507 Orthodox Street, Philadelphia, PA 19124