Sep. 20- State Rep. John Perzel hosts Senior Exposition at Fox Chase Rec Ctr., 7901 Ridgeway St., starting 10 a.m.

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 (267) 972-2451.

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) 833-1943.

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 a.m.

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..