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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • The Crayon Box That Talked?

    Ms. Cooper is asking for $656.04:
    My students need arts and craft materials to use in class to foster fine motor development and spark creativity. I have requested play dough, crayons, rubbing plates, and markers.
    Anna L Lingelbach Elementary School Comment
  • Get Your Current Events Here!

    Mrs. Kurz is asking for $312.36:
    My students need magazine subscriptions to Junior Scholastic, National Geographic, Smithsonian, and The New York Times Upfront.
    Fitler Academics Plus School Comment

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Tickets for Rittenhousetown Revel are now available for purchase. A limited numb...

Tickets for Rittenhousetown Revel are now available for purchase. A limited number of tickets will be available in advance! Get your discounted ticket now!

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Lisa Chavous and the Philadelphia Blues Messengers sent the following invitation...

On Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 6 pm - 10 pm, La Rose Jazz Club, 5531 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia will be hosting an All Star Jazz Meets Blues Benefit Concert for Mike Hayes...

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Tickets to the 7th Annual Music from the Heart Jazz Concert are $25 and are avai...

Tickets to the 7th Annual Music from the Heart Jazz Concert are $25 and are available at centerinthepark.org (ticket purchasing link is right under the Jazz Concert info!).

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Center in the Park is participating in the Chestnut Hill Iron Hill Brewery Give...

Center in the Park is participating in the Chestnut Hill Iron Hill Brewery Give 20 Fundraiser on October 13, 2014 from 5:00pm – 10:00pm. Iron Hill Brewery is at 8400 Germantown Avenue, Phila. PA 19118.

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We're starting the CIP chapter of the "Best Day of my Life... So Far" storytelli...

We're starting the CIP chapter of the "Best Day of my Life... So Far" storytelling campaign on September 23rd right here at the center! We will meet every Tuesday at 1pm to share and document our greatest life experiences. Come and tell us about the best day of your life so far, or just come to hear some amazing stories.

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Last chances for Fringe: Which shows to catch

$7  |  Fri.-Sun., Sept. 19-21, German-town Mennonite Church, 21 W. Washington Lane, yesandcamp.org.

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$20  |  Thu.-Sat., Sept. 18-20, Phila-delphia Soundstages, 1600 N. Fifth St., tangle-arts.com.

$20-$25  |  Through Sept. 21, Main Stage at the Adrienne, 2030 Sansom St., temple.edu/theater.

6:30 p.m., Liberty Lands Park, 926 N. American St., ombelicomask.org.

$20  |  Fri.-Sat., Sept. 19-20, 7:30 p.m., Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Ave., revtheatrecompany.org.  

$12  |  Sun., Sept. 21, Biello Martin Studio, 148 N. Third St.

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Our Executive Director, Lynn Fields Harris, and our friend Michael Martinez from...

Our Executive Director, Lynn Fields Harris, and our friend Michael Martinez from Congreso and VEA Group, took their flu shots like champs! Did you get yours yet?

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Our Falls & Flu Prevention Day Open House yesterday was FANTASTIC! Center in The...

Our Falls & Flu Prevention Day Open House yesterday was FANTASTIC! Center in The Park was completely packed! We ate, we danced, we exercised, and we shared a lot of information.

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Another successful open house in the books!

Another successful open house in the books!

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Citations? We got 'em 😎. Thank you to State Representative Stephen Kinsey, Counc...

Citations? We got 'em 😎. Thank you to State Representative Stephen Kinsey, Councilwoman Cindy Bass and Mayor Nutter (represented by Lydia Hernandez Velez, Deputy Managing Director of Aging) for declaring today Falls and Flu Prevention Prevention Day!

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Updated Sept. 18th

Sep. 30-           State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts “State of the N.W. Community Mtg.” at 1st Presbyterian Ch., 35 W. Chelten Ave., 6-8 p.m.

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Sep. 18-           Kelvin A. Jeremiah, PHA CEO and President, is guest speaker for monthly GOP Breakfast Series at Racquet Cl., 215 S. 16th St., 7:15 a.m. Event free. Light breakfast. For info Denise Furey (215) 387-5641.

Sep. 18-           Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr., hosts Emerging Leaders Reception at Vango Lounge & SkyBar, 116 S. 18th St., 5:30 p.m.

Sep. 18-           Fundraiser for State Rep. John Sabatina, Jr. at Café Michelangelo, 11901 Bustleton Ave., 6-8 p.m. Gold Sponsor: $1,000, Silver Sponsor: $500, Tickets: $50. Checks payable...

...Tickets: $50. Checks payable to: “Committee to Re-Elect John Sabatina, Jr.” and mailed to 7720 Castor Ave., 2nd fl., Phila., PA 19152. RSVP Dan (732)670-3299...

Sep. 18-           GOP fundraiser for Bill Pounds at Kildare’s in Manayunk, 4417 Main St., 6-9 p.m. $50 per person, couples $85. Open bar and light appetizers. Make checks payable at door to Friends of Bill Pounds.

Sep. 18-           FOP Lodge 5 President John J. McNesby hosts Cocktail Reception for Councilman Brian O’Neill at Lodge Ha., 11630 Caroline Rd., 6-8 p.m. $100 up. For info call Samantha Vivarina (215) 629-3639.

Sep. 18-           LaSalle Univ. presents Disney Inst.’s approach to quality service, stressing attention to detail makes difference, at Union League, 140 S. Broad St. For fees and other info Blair Saba (215) 991-3575.

Sep. 18-           City of Hope Tri-State Labor & Management Council Award Reception at Tendenza, 969 N. 2nd St., 6 p.m. RSVP $250 per person, open bar and dinner and VIP valet service. Honoring Ron Donatucci, Keith Holmes and Larry Pitt, Esq. For info (800) 344-8169 or (215) 985-0869.

Sep. 19-           Al Stewart hosts 11th Ward Fish Fry at Lou & Choo’s, 21st & Hunting Park Ave., 5-9 p.m. Donation $10. Sponsored by V. Tutie Edwards. For info (215) 228-3134.

Sep. 19-           State Sen. Mike Stack hosts Senior Expo at National Guard Armory, 2700 Southampton Rd., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Businesses, health and government agencies on hand to provide seniors with information. Refreshments provided.

Sep. 24-           United Republican Cl. hosts Philly Philm Phunctions at 3156 Frankford Ave.,7 p.m. Great networking event for everyone in all aspects of the entertainment industry. Open to all. Nick’s Roast Beef of 2nd St. has award-winning foods for purchase. For info (215) 739-7475.

Sep. 25-           State Rep. Ron Waters sponsors Job/Career Fair at Kipp Charter Sch., 5900 Baltimore Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sep. 25-           Dee Adcock For Congress hosts Fundraiser at Paddy Whacks, 9241 Roosevelt Blvd., 5:30-8:30 p.m. Food, beer, wine and soda. Tickets $35.

Sep. 25-           Megan Rath is hosted Fundraiser for Congress at Waterfall Rm., 2015 S. Water St., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $50/$100/$250/$1,000. Checks payable to “Megan for Congress”.

Sep. 25-           10th, 22nd & 50th Ward GOP hosts Fundraiser for Robin Gilchrist for State Senate at Commodore Barry Cl., 6815 Emlen St., 6-9 p.m. Cash bar. Tickets $50.

Sep. 26-           Insulators Local 14 holds Mesothelioma Fund Golf Tournament at Philmont C.C., 301 Tomlinson Rd., Huntingdon Valley, Pa., 10 a.m. Registration, 11 a.m. Lunch, 12:30 p.m...

Sep. 26-           Marian Tasco hosts Great “Party For The People!” at H & H Banquet Ha., 2036 Haines St. at Limekiln Pk., 8 p.m. BYOB. Tickets $35 in advance. For info deanbrown333@verizon.net or (215) 437-4294 ext. 209.

Sep. 27-           State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosts Senior Information Day at Christian Stronghold Ch., 4701 Lancaster Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Affordable Care Act, housing, disability, safety, funerals discussed.

Sep. 27-           Phila. International Action Ctr. hosts Giant Rummage Sale at Calvary Ch., 48th & Baltimore Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For info (610) 352-3053.

Sep. 27-           Comedy Night at the Knights benefits Mike Driscoll, at Regina Coeli Knights of Columbus Ha., 9617 James St., 7 p.m. Featuring Joe Conklin. Tickets $50. Tables of 10 available. For info Terry Devlin (215) 439-4619, Joe Fox (215) 429-0193 or Friends of Mike Driscoll (215) 817-1670.

Sep. 28-           Democratic 65th Ward Pre-Election Gala at Three Monkeys Café, 9645 James St., 4-8 p.m. Tickets $30 per person. Watch Eagles on Giant screens. Checks or...

...screens. Checks or money orders payable to Friends of 65th Ward, mail to John Donohue, 9215 Hegerman St., Phila., PA 19114. For info John Donohue (267) 334- 3775. Tickets also at door...

Sep. 30-           Dr. Robert Cavoto, Jr. hosts reception for State Sen. Mike Stack at Cuba Libre Restaurant, 10 S. 2nd St., 6-8 p.m. Tickets $50, Sponsors $500 and $1,000. For info RSVP Lindsey (267) 275-2120.

Oct. 2-             Councilman Kenyatta Johnson is Guest of Honor for Diversified Community Services Fundraising Cocktail Reception at Univ. of the Arts, 320 S. Broad St., 5:30-8 p.m. Tickets $85. Includes cocktails and light fare. For info (215) 336-5505, ext. 114.

...GNPCC welcomes Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley, Republican candidate for reelection, to breakfast at Wesley Ha., 8401 E. Roosevelt Blvd. in rear, registration and networking 8:15 a.m., breakfast 8:30 a.m. Tickets...

Oct. 3-             State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Public Policy Hearing on Workforce Development Best Practices at Lutheran Theological Sem., Benbow Ha., Brossman Ctr., 7301 Germantown Ave., 9-10:30 a.m.

Oct. 8-             Republican City Committee hosts Candidates Night at Downey’s Pub, 526 S. Front St., 6-9 p.m. All current GOP candidates are invited to present on their campaign. For info David Lynn (215) 821-1156.

Oct. 9-             State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Resumé Writing Workshop at Coleman N.W. Regional Lib., 678 W. Chelten Ave., 10 a.m.-12 m. Call (215) 849-6592 to register.

Oct. 23-           66A Democratic Ward Leader Shawn Dillon hosts Pre-Election Celebration at DC 21, 2980 Southampton Rd., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $35. Checks payable to Friends of the 66A Ward.

Oct. 23-           64th Ward GOP hosts Fall Fundraiser at Parish Pub, 3508 Cottman Ave., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $30.

Oct. 28-           Republican City Committee hosts Fall Cocktail Party at Romano’s Catering, 1523 E. Wingohocking St., 8 p.m.For info Joe DeFelice (215) 756-4158.

Oct. 25-   State Reps. Dwight Evans and Stephen Kinsey with Councilwoman Marian Tasco present N.W. House Party (housing & job fair) at W. Oak La. Charter Sch., 7115 Stenton Ave., 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

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Haaaaay....are you coming? CIP's Falls and Flu Prevention Open House today 10-2....

Haaaaay....are you coming? CIP's Falls and Flu Prevention Open House today 10-2....come see what Center in the Park has to offer...you'll get carried away!!

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Jeanne R. Koller, 79, teacher

Services are at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 5421 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia 19144. Visitations will be Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Koller Funeral Home, 6835 Ridge Ave., and Friday starting at 9 a.m. at the church. Interment is in Westminster Cemetery.

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Services are at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 5421 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia 19144. Visitations will be Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Koller Funeral Home, 6835 Ridge Ave., and Friday starting at 9 a.m. at the church. Interment is in Westminster Cemetery.

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Better get moooooooving....County Fair and Open House at CIP from 10-2 tomorrow....

Better get moooooooving....County Fair and Open House at CIP from 10-2 tomorrow...you won't want to miss it!!!

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Warren Buffet [who is 84] is the guru of Omaha and still going strong,”Abraham s...

Warren Buffet [who is 84] is the guru of Omaha and still going strong,”Abraham said. “[Ed Rendell] is almost 70 and look at him. I have as much energy as ever. Age is irrelevant.” . . . Best Quote Of The Day!http://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/morning_roundup/2014/09/lynne-abraham-plans-to-run-for-mayor.html?ana=e_phil_bn_breakingnews&u=tH+Ew6T3T4Slia1t0CFBwUyHB8S&t=1410981526

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Two (2) real estate development opportunities available! We posted RFPs for bot...

Two (2) real estate development opportunities available! We posted RFPs for both the Germantown YMCA (5820-24 Germantown Avenue) and Germantown Townhall (5928-30 Germantown Avenue). Please visit our website for additional information and to download the RFPs!

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Two (2) real estate development opportunities available! We posted RFPs for both the Germantown YMCA (5820-24 Germantown Avenue) and Germantown Townhall (5928-30 Germantown Avenue). Please visit our website for additional information and to download the RFPs!

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Oktoberfest Festivals in Philadelphia – Where To Celebrate In Philly!

Oktoberfest at Grumblethorpe ~ October 4 ~ 5267 Germantown Road – From 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm, head over to Historic Germantown, a 1744...

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McGillin’s Olde Ale House ~ August 26 through November 4 ~ 1310 Drury Street - Serving German food and beer specials at McGillin’s Olde Ale House. Drury Street will...

Brauhaus Schmitz ~ September 15 to 21 ~ 718 South Street – The German Beer Hall will be celebrating their 6th annual Oktoberfest with week-long special...

Bierstube Lobstoberfest ~ September 20 ~ 204 Market Street - The Old City German Pub will have platters of fresh Maine Lobsters in which you...

Morgan’s Pier ~ September 20 ~ 221 N. Columbus Blvd – Starting at noon, enjoy special Oktoberfest drafts and a slew of traditional German fare. Enjoy tasty food as grilled sausages, traditional German potato salad and pretzels. ~ Oktoberfest at Morgan’s Pier ~

Oktoberfest at XFinity Live ~ September 27 ~ 1100 Pattison Avenue - From 2-7 pm, the 3rd Annual Oktoberfest at XFinity Live will be an all...

Memphis Taproom ThirstOberfest ~ October 18 ~ 2331 East Cumberland Street - From noon until 6 pm, the 4th annual ThirstOberfest returns to Memphis Taproom. There will...

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