Sep. 20- State Rep. John Perzel
hosts Senior Exposition at Fox Chase Rec Ctr., 7901 Ridgeway St., starting 10
Sep. 20- Mayor John Street,
David Cohen and Members of Democratic Finance Team host reception honoring
Congressman Bob Brady at Radisson-Plaza Warwick Hotel, 17th & Locust Sts., 6-8
p.m. For info call Linda August at (610) 660-8550.
Sep. 20- Roofers Local 30 hosts
reception for Superior Court Judge Seamus McCaffery at McCullough Hall, 6309
Torresdale Ave., 6-8 p.m. For information call (215) 331-8770.
Sep. 20- Speaker Dennis O’Brien invites residents of 169th Legislative Dist.
to special event for senior citizens and their families at Penn Crisp Gym,
9151 Academy Rd., 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Sep. 20- Join State Rep. Bill
Keller’s Bus Trip to Harrisburg. Visit Governor’s Mansion, State Museum, State
Capitol and Hershey Chocolate World. $27 ticket includes continental
breakfast, lunch and snacks. Leaves 8:30 a.m. and returns 7 p.m. For
reservations call Joy or Lorraine (215) 271-9190.
Sep. 20- State Rep. George
Kenney hosts Senior E xpo atfrom 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., Southampton Room, 2980
Southampton Rd., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Sep. 24- S. Phila. Neighborhood
Networks and SOSNA cosponsor Candidates Night for 182nd State Rep. Race at 1st
African Baptist Ch., 1600 Christian St., 7:45 p.m. Invited are Babette
Josephs, Larry Farnese, Peggy Banaszek. For more info contact Damon Roberts
Sep. 25- Congressman Bob Brady
hosts fundraiser for State Rep. Tommy Blackwell, 3801 Market St., 5:30-7:30
p.m. For info call Tommy St. Hill (215) 564-2507.
Sep. 26- 1st Ward Candidates
Night hosted by Ward Leader Joe Hoffman, Sr. at Swan Caterers, 2015 S. Water
St., 6:30-9:30 p.m.. All candidates welcome. Tickets $100. For info call (215)
Sep. 27- Friends of Sean P.
McAleer fundraiser at Chickie’s & Pete’s, 11500 Roosevelt Blvd., starting 6
p.m. For info information call (215) -677-6100.
Sep. 27- State Rep. John Perzel
hosts Senior Expo at Mayfair Community Ctr., 2990 St. Vincent St., starting 10
Sept. 27- Irish Boxers
challenge Philadelphia boxers at Alahambra, Swanson and Ritner Sts. Starting
7:30. Tickets $25, available at door.
Sep. 27- Fundraiser for
Retention of Judge President Judge Thomasina Tynes of Traffic Court at offices
of Louis S. Schwartz, 1528 Walnut St., Suite 600, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Voluntary
donation $50. RSVP (215) 790-1800.
Sep. 28- Councilwoman Marian B.
Tasco’s 8th annual “Party for the People” at Temptations, 220 W. Chelten Ave.,
8-12 p.m. Tickets $30 in advance ($35 at door). RSVP to Friends of Marian B.
Tasco, PO Box 27454, Phila., PA 19118.
Se[t/ 29—All are invited to 9th
annual Octoberfest celebration on Sansom Street starting at 12 noon and hosted
by Ludig’s Garten. For information call 215-985-1525.
Sep. 30- Vendemmia Harvest
Feast, Vendemmia Square, on Pattson Ave. between Broad and 20th Sts., 2-6 p.m.
Tickets in advance only $40. Call (215) 551-3859.
Oct. 1- Councilmen Jim Kenney
and Frank DiCicco host fundraiser for Michael Nutter at Paradiso Restaurant,
1627 E. Passyunk Ave., 5-7 p.m. Donations $100. Checks mailed to D. Mahler,
7500 Fowler St., Phila., PA 19128.
Oct. 3- Philadelphia Commercial
Development Corp. invites you to “Growing Minority Businesses To Scale” at at
1441 Sansom St., 3rd fl., 6-7:30 p.m. RSVP by Sep. 28, (215) 790-2200.
Oct. 5-13th annual Golf Outing
hosted by Rep. John Taylor, Torresdale-Frankford Country Club, Grant &
Frankford Aves. For info call (215) 744-2600.
Oct. 5- Fundraiser for Traffic
Court candidate Mike Lowry at Finnigan’s Wake, 3rd & Spring Garden Sts., 6-9
p.m. Tickets $30.
Oct. 6- Megan Simpson Burke
Memorial Foundation annual fundraiser at Finnigan’s Wake, 3rd & Spring Garden
Sts., 7-12 p.m. Tickets $40. Includes open bar and buffet. Proceeds benefit
Cancer Ctr. For info call (215) 332-9896.
Oct. 6- Fundraiser for
Philadelphia Veterans Comfort House at Nat’l Guard Armory, 2900 Southampton
Rd., 6-11 p.m. Tickets $30. Contact Bill Cole (215) 632-7781.
Oct. 6- Fundraiser to repair
St. Casimir’s Church, 324 Wharton St. Doors open 1 p.m. For information call
Anna Marie Gudonis, (215) 468-2052.
Oct. 7- Council President Anna
Verna invites all to witness Columbus Day Parade on S. Broad St. Stepping off
from Broad & Washington at 12:00 sharp. Ending at Columbus Day pavilion
festival in Marconi Plaza, entertainment and food.
Oct. 12- Fundraiser for Sheriff
John Green at Finnigan’s Wake, 3rd & Spring Garden Sts., 7:30-10:30 p.m. Open
bar, buffet. $50. For additional info call Joann (215) 332-8456.
Oct. 13- AFSCME D.C. 47 hosts
retirement party honoring Thomas Paine Cronin, Linda Rhym, Gary Kapanowski,
Ricardo Bostic and Betty Flanagan at 1st Dist. Plaza, 3801 Market St.,
cocktail reception 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m. Ticket $75. For info call Kathy Black
at (215) 893-3770.
Oct. 14- Penna. Police Memorial
Fund hosts fundraiser at Finnigan’s Wake, 3rd & Spring Garden Sts., 5-7 p.m.
Tickets $30. Fo Autumn Cocktail Party fundraiser at Sheet Metal Hall, Columbus
Blvd. & Washington Ave., 5:30 p.m. Tickets $150. Call Marita (215) 241-7810.
Oct. 19- Rep. Katherine
Manderino hosts seniors from 10 a.m. to noon at Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis and
Education Center, 4842 Ridge Ave. (near Kelly Drive and the Schuylkill
Expressway in the East Falls section of Philadelphia).
Oct.23- 39B Ward Leader Matt
Myers hosts annual fall gala at Chickie’s & Pete’s, 1526 Packer Ave. Tickets
$50. All welcome. For info call Matt (215) 467-4643.
Oct. 26- Overington House
benefit concert at Greater Bible Way Temple, 1462 N. 52nd St. 6 p.m. Free
admission. A freewill offering will be collected. For information contact
Overington House at (215) 535-7680.
Oct. 30- Republican City Committee Fall Fundraiser at Cannstatter, 9130
Academy Rd., 6-8 p.m. Tickets $100. For info call Carmela (215) 561-0650..