Note: All notices for events must be emailed to [email protected] by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will appear online. Print is based on a space-available basis. Thank you.
Gatsby’s Weekly lineup: 4936 Pennell Road, Aston. August 20, Mind’s Eye View, 8 p.m. August 21, Donnie & The Crew, 8 p.m. August 22, B DJ Steve Kurtz Dance Party, 7 p.m. August 24, DJ Steve Kurtz Dance Party @ 5p and Classic Car & Bike Cruise, 5 p.m. August 26, Karaoke with Kurtz, 7:30 p.m.
Martin’s Tap House: 659 Mount Rd., Aston. August 25, Karaoke with Kurtz, 8 p.m.
FringeArts: the presenter of the Annual Philadelphia Fringe Festival, has announced additional enhanced health and safety measures that will be implemented for artists, staff, audiences during this year’s Festival, which runs September 9- October 3. The 2021 Fringe Festival will take place predominantly in-person. To help protect the health and safety of audiences, artists, staff, and the greater community, audience members are required to wear masks at all indoor performances. Additionally, all indoor FringeArts Curated events will require proof of vaccination to attend. Audience members will be asked to show proof of vaccination before entering a performance venue. Accepted forms for proof of vaccination include: a physical vaccine card with the guest’s name on it or a digital photo of a vaccine card on a cell phone. Some independently produced shows also require proof of vaccination. Guests should reference individual event details for show-specific guidelines. If a guest is feeling unwell, experiencing any COVID-related symptoms, or comes into close contact with someone who has COVID-19 up to 14 days before a performance, FringeArts asks that they stay home. All FringeArts artists, staff, and volunteers are required to show proof of vaccination or submit regular negative test results. These guidelines may evolve depending on local health and safety recommendations. Please consult FringeArts.com/COVID-19 for the latest information, and check individual event details for any additional COVID-related precautions.
Delaware County Victim Assistance Center: (formerly known as Delaware County Women Against Rape) has been providing services to victims of sexual assault and to their significant others since 1974. The non-profit agency depends on the support of our volunteers to help us assist meeting the needs of our clients 24-hours a day. Services to victims include hospital/police interview accompaniment, and telephone crisis intervention. Volunteers receive a 40-hour training to prepare them for their responsibilities and are asked to provide support at least twice a month for an evening or weekend shift. Delaware County Victim Assistance Center is asking interested community members to please contact Lauren Guenther at 610-566-4342 or HYPERLINK “https://www.delcotimes.com/content/tncms/live//mailto:[email protected]” [email protected]
Delaware County Victim Assistance Center: (formerly known as Delaware County Women Against Rape) offers free and confidential counseling in person and through our 24-hour hotline to victims of sexual assault. The agency provides medical, police and court accompaniment. DCVAC also facilitates support groups for Adult Survivors of Sexual Abuse, Adult Rape Survivors, and Teen Survivors of Sexual Assault. Educational programs are available to schools, professionals and community groups. Any questions or for services please contact our 24-hour hotline at 610-566-4342.
Delaware County Victim Assistance Center: (formerly known as Delaware County Women Against Rape) offers police/court accompaniment, advocacy and free confidential counseling to victims of serious crimes including robbery, burglary, assault, arson and the surviving family members of homicide victims. Any questions or for services please contact Delaware County Victim Assistance Center at 610-566-4342.
Haverford First Fest Music Festival: Due to enormous interest among performers, another stage has been added for the show on September 11th. The main stage will be outdoors at Eagle Road and E. Hathaway Lane. The second stage will be indoors at the Kelly Center at 4 E. Eagle Road. Both stages will feature FREE live performances throughout the day. Event producer, Kelly Music for Life has encouraged performers and bands who are first responders or who have personal connections to Doctors, Nurses, Firefighters, Military, Police, or EMS to apply. According to Paul Kelly, “We have received interest from over 100 performers already. We need more stage time to accommodate the wealth of talent who want to perform at this event! This is going to be a very special day as we celebrate First Responders on the 20th Anniversary of 9/11.” Interested Performers contact Paul Kelly [email protected] or Tom Kelly [email protected]
Upper Chichester Senior Citizen’s Club: meets on the first and third Thursday of each month at The Community Services Building, 1950 Market St, Linwood. All Upper Chichester residents 60 years of age or older and their spouse regardless of their age are welcome to join. Bingo will be played prior to our meetings at 11:30 a.m, meetings begin at 1 p.m. Refreshments are served after our meetings. Day and overnight trips will be offered in 2022. Proof of being fully vaccinated is required in order to become a member. For additional information contact Dot 610-485-6284
Class of 1970 Monsignor Bonner & Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High Schools 50th Reunion Celebration: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many events around the world to be cancelled or postponed. Our 50th Reunion Celebration was postponed and is back on with a new date 10/22/21. Planning is back underway. Friday, October 22: Drexelbrook Special Events Center, 4700 Drexelbrook Drive, Drexel Hill, PA 19026, 610-259-7000 Onsite Lodging: Holiday Inn & Suites, 5400 Ferne Boulevard, Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania 19026, 484-461-9820 To stay informed, please make sure we have the most up to date contact information (address, email and phone). Please inform the school and the following committee members of any updates: [email protected]rendie.com
Ridley High School Class of 1980: Reunion date change: November 13, 2021 – 40th Reunion – Springfield Country Club. Send updated contact information to [email protected] Join our Facebook page RIDLEY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1980. Discounted hotel rooms available at Courtyard Marriott Springfield if you mention RIDLEY HS CLASS of 1980.
Travel Club: New Hampshire Vermont, 5 days4 nights. Sept. 11- 23. Accommodations at the Indian Head Resort Tours – Faddens General store and Maple sugar tour, Castle in the clouds tour,21/2 hr cruise with lunch , kellerhaus chocolates time to shop Von Trapp lodge for lunch and tour in Vermont. Christmas loft All meals, entertainment every night. Wine and cheese reception. $889 pp double single and triple also available. American Music theater in Lancaster Christmas show. December 12, Lunch before show at Hershey farms, $120 pp. For more information call for flyer 215-715-5004 August 25, Tropicana Casino, Show and slot play, Motown memories show 3:30 p.m., $25 slot play, $69 pp. New Hampshire – Vermont, September 19-23, 5 days 4 nights Indian Head Resort, Faddens general store and Maple sugar house tour ,Mount Washington cruise with lunch, Time on Weirs beach to shop, Castle in the clouds tour, VonTrapp Family Lodge historic tour and lunch, Breakfast and dinner at resort every day, Double $989 pp Triple $859 pp; Single $1,229. Kellerhaus candy Christmas loft, December 12, American music theater Winter Wonderland, Center seats, Lunch at Hershey Farms, $120 pp, deposit $40, To hold seats non refundable, If interested call 215-715-5004 For flyers with more information.
The Ukrainian Folk Festival 2021: will be held at the Ukrainian American Sport Center — Tryzub (www.tryzub.org), County Line and Lower State Roads, Horsham. Exciting, spectacular, dazzling, breathtaking, exhilarating, spirited, soulful, enchanting, captivating, and intriguing – modest words which describe but by no means capture the essence of Ukrainian folk art, music, and dance. From the rich color and deep symbolism of the delicate “pysanka” (Ukrainian Easter Egg) to the thunderous, power, rhythm and strength of “HOPAK” – the world’s most exciting ethnic dance, and every brilliant “Kolomiyka” (polka) and soulful folk song in between, experience the UKRAINIAN FOLK FESTIVAL 2021, celebrating the 30th anniversary of our ancestral homeland’s independence. Enjoy an outdoor summer stage concert and show (1:30 to 4:30 p.m.), a public social dance (4:30 – 8:00 p.m.), homemade Ukrainian foods and baked goods, BBQ pit, standard picnic fare, vendors’ grove, Ukrainian arts and crafts displays and bazaar, cool refreshments, live reenactments from Ukrainian history and Ukrainian hospitality.
Medical Careers Program and Virtual Clinical Experiences: The Delaware County Technical High Schools have overcome many changes in its teaching and programs due to COVID-19. Teachers have been creative with continuing high-quality programs during this time. The Medical Careers programs are currently not being hosted at hospitals, but that has not prevented students from receiving important clinical experiences. Since September, Medical Careers welcomed over 20 virtual guest speakers to classrooms. These guest speakers, including speakers from health care fields such as infection control, organ donation, paramedics/EMT, nurses, physicians, therapists, dental medicine, and ultrasound, have shared experiences in their fields of practice while educating students on a variety of topics. Students interested in attending DCTS should contact their sending high school counselor or DCTS for additional information. The application can be found at www.dciu.org/page/3339.