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Roslyn; 215-886-9818

Stitch and Chat: Fri­days at 1 p.m. Bring your own hand­i­work or use our ma­te­ri­als. No reg­is­tra­tion nec­es­sary.

Lego Club: Every Satur­day be­tween 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. No reg­is­tra­tion nec­es­sary. Com­puter Tu­tor­ing: Be tu­tored on Satur­days 11:30 a.m. and Mon­days at 1:30 p.m. Reg­is­tra­tion is nec­es­sary.

Southamp­ton Free Li­brary

In­for­ma­tion: 947 Street Road, Southamp­ton; 215-322-1415 En­dow­ment: The Southamp­ton Free Li­brary re­cently be­gan a Cap­i­tal and En­dow­ment Cam­paign to raise $575,000 for the mod­ern­iza­tion and re­fur­bish­ing of the li­brary and to en­hance and ex­pand pro­gram­ming for both chil­dren and adults. For in­for­ma­tion or to make a pledge or con­tri­bu­tion, con­tact Li­brary Di­rec­tor Kim In­gram at 215-3221415 ext. 100 or email in­gramk@ buck­

Fall Story Hour: Tues­days through Oct. 9 and Fri­days through Oct. 12 at 10:30 a.m. Chil­dren will sing songs, lis­ten to sto­ries, cre­ate crafts and play with ed­u­ca­tional toys. All ages wel­come. This is a walk-in pro­gram.

Ac­tiv­i­ties in the Morn­ing — Craft­ing Na­ture: Sept. 29 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Eric Schae­fer re­turns to show how to make dec­o­ra­tive lit­tle trees us­ing re­cy­cled ma­te­ri­als. Reg­is­ter on­line cal­en­dar at southamp­ton­freel­i­

Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary

In­for­ma­tion: The Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary is lo­cated at 109 Park Ave., Wil­low Grove, across from the Wil­low Grove Shop­ping Cen­ter. For more in­for­ma­tion about li­brary pro­grams and ser­vices, call 215-659-0741 or vis­i­tup­per­more­landli­

Medi­care Coun­sel­ing Ses­sions: Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary has teamed up with RSVP of Mont­gomery County to of­fer Medi­care coun­sel­ing ses­sions for se­niors with ques­tions about their cover­age. On se­lect Mon­days, the li­brary will host a spe­cially trained vol­un­teer from RSVP’s Ap­prise pro­gram who can an­swer ques­tions in an ob­jec­tive, easy-to-un­der­stand man­ner. Any­one who needs more in­for­ma­tion about their cover­age, from those just be­com­ing el­i­gi­ble to those who are hav­ing prob­lems with their plans, can get an­swers to help them make in­formed de­ci­sions about the next step. To sched­ule an ap­point­ment, call 215-659-0741. This pro­gram is free and open to all par­tic­i­pants.

Lego Club: Mon­days from 1 to 3 p.m. Kids 5 to 8 try their hand at build­ing or cre­ative chal­lenges. Tod­dler Story Times: Chil­dren 18 to 36 months can en­joy sto­ries, songs and ac­tiv­i­ties at either of our Tod­dler Story Times on Tues­days at 10 or 11 a.m. Lit­tle Peo­ple/Big Peo­ple: Tues­days from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Sto­ries and songs for tod­dlers and preschool­ers.

Sto­ries & Science: Tues­days at 1:30 p.m. Chil­dren 24 to 36 months ex­plore sim­ple science con­cepts like sound, color & mag­netism with tod­dler-friendly sto­ries fol­lowed by a sim­ple science ex­per­i­ment at Sto­ries & Science.

ESL Dis­cus­sion Group: The Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary in­vites all English as a Sec­ond Lan­guage learn­ers to a twice­monthly ESL dis­cus­sion group. On the first and third Wed­nes­days of every month from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., li­brary staff will lead an in­for­mal dis­cus­sion paired with ex­er­cises for par­tic­i­pants to prac­tice English con­ver­sa­tion, in­crease their flu­ency and meet other English lan­guage learn­ers. This pro­gram is free and open to the pub­lic. Par­tic­i­pants need not be a res­i­dent to at­tend the dis­cus­sion.

Even­ing Book Dis­cus­sion: The Up­per More­land Pub­lic Li­brary holds monthly book dis­cus­sion meet­ing for any­one who wants thought­ful dis­cus­sion with great peo­ple. The Even­ing Book Dis­cus­sion Group meets the fourth or last Wed­nes­day of every month from 7 to 8:15 p.m. These events are free and open to the pub­lic. No reg­is­tra­tion is nec­es­sary.

Ba­bies and Books: Thurs­days from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Care­givers and in­fants grow and learn to­gether.

Kidz Rock!: Thurs­days from 11:30 to noon. Our all-ages mu­sic and move­ment sto­ry­time. Day­time Book Dis­cus­sion Group: The Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary is pleased to an­nounce that the Day­time Book Dis­cus­sion Group will con­tinue meet­ing in the Li­brary Com­mu­nity Room from 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. on the first Thurs­day of each month. This event is free and open to the pub­lic. Please con­tact the li­brary for as­sis­tance in or­der­ing a copy of the book. Young Artists: On Thurs­days from 6 to 7 p.m., school-age chil­dren will ex­pe­ri­ence dif­fer­ent art medi­ums each week through a self-di­rected ac­tiv­ity that will al­low them to ex­plore & de­velop their cre­ative think­ing at Young Artists. Third Thurs­day The­ater: The Third Thurs­day The­ater film se­ries takes place on the third Thurs­day of every month at 1:30 p.m. for view­ings of con­tem­po­rary award-nom­i­nated and award-win­ning movies. This pro­gram is free and open to the pub­lic. No reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. Visit our web­site at www.up­per­more­landli­ for film ti­tles.

Writ­ers’ Group: Held on the sec­ond Satur­day of the month from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. All writ­ers — am­a­teurs, pro­fes­sion­als, scrib­blers or typ­ists — are in­vited to join this new group for thought­ful dis­cus­sions of the writ­ing process and craft, ex­er­cises and prompts to gen­er­ate ideas, and cri­tique work­shops of the groups’ writ­ing. This pro­gram is free and open to the pub­lic. No reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired.

Sun­day Cinema: The Up­per More­land Free Pub­lic Li­brary’s Sun­day Cinema film se­ries con­tin­ues on the third Sun­day of the month at 2 p.m. Sun­day Cinema gives adults the op­por­tu­nity to watch out­stand­ing for­eign and in­de­pen­dent films, fol­lowed with a dis­cus­sion led by Dr. Mau­r­izio Gi­ammarco. No reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired for this event.

Com­mu­nity Events

Paws 4 Life Dog Walk: The Can­cer Sup­port Com­mu­nity Greater Philadel­phia at Gilda’s Club will host the 20th an­nual Paws 4 Life Dog Walk Sept. 29. This is a mile-long dog walk with food, games, dog con­tests and ac­tiv­i­ties for the pets and fam­i­lies to par­take in. The walk will be­gins at 9 a.m. at Warmin­ster Com­mu­nity Park, 300 Vet­er­ans Way, Warmin­ster, and is open to the pub Tick­ets are $25 a dog. To reg­is­ter, visit can­cer­sup­port­philadel­­walk or call Kathy O’Mara at 215-441-3290 ext. 104.

Ger­man­town High School 65th Re­union: The Ger­man­town High School Class of 1953 will hold its 65th re­union Sept. 29 at noon at The Hill at Whitemarsh, 4000 Fox Hound Drive, Lafayette Hill. RSVP by call­ing 215-402-8500. Over­dose Aware­ness Walk and Hope Expo: State Rep. Thomas Murt, R-152, will host an Over­dose Aware­ness Walk and Hope Expo to draw at­ten­tion to the grow­ing cri­sis of drug ad­dic­tion in the com­mu­nity Sept. 30. The walk will be from 2 to 3 p.m., with reg­is­tra­tion at 1 p.m. The walk will start at St. Alphon­sus Catholic Church, 33 Con­well Drive, Maple Glen. The expo will run from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the church. The Hope Expo is be­ing or­ga­nized with An­gels in Mo­tion. It will fea­ture rep­re­sen­ta­tives from state agen­cies, lo­cal ad­dic­tion sup­port or­ga­ni­za­tions, drug ad­dic­tion re­hab clin­ics and re­cov­ery houses. It will also in­clude in­for­ma­tion on in­sur­ance, treat­ments and harm re­duc­tion. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Murt’s of­fice at 215-674-3755.

Wild Mush­rooms Pro­gram: Join the an­nual fall mush­room walk Sept. 30 at 2 p.m. at Lorimer Park, 183 More­don Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley. Learn why fungi are an im­por­tant part of the ecosys­tem. At the same time, find out which mush­rooms are bet­ter eyed than fried. Meet in the class­room ad­ja­cent to the re­strooms. This pro­gram is ap­pro­pri­ate for adults and chil­dren ages 8 and older. Pr­ereg­is­tra­tion is re­quired by call­ing Lorimer Park at 215-947-3477 or email­ing smor­gan@mont­ Con­cert: Steven Franklin will per­form a trum­pet con­cert Sept. 30 at 3 p.m. at Glen­cairn, 1001 Cathe­dral Road, Bryn Athyn. Doors will open at 2:30 p.m. Tick­ets will be avail­able at the door for $20 gen­eral ad­mis­sion, $15 ba­sic mu­seum mem­bers/ se­niors/stu­dents with ID, free for Gold & Pa­tron Mem­bers. For more in­for­ma­tion, visit Glen­cairnMu­

Emo­tional Ad­just­ment Af­ter a Stroke: Doylestown Health Con­nec­tions will host the pro­gram “Emo­tional Ad­just­ment Af­ter a Stroke” Oct. 2 from 10 to 11 a.m. in Smyth Hall at Christ’s Home Se­nior Com­mu­nity, 1 Shep­herd’s Way, Warmin­ster,. Dan Le­ichter, PsyD, from MossRe­hab at Doylestown Hospi­tal, will present a dis­cus­sion for stroke vic­tims and their care­givers on chal­lenges af­ter a stroke and the emo­tional ad­just­ments nec­es­sary to cope with these sit­u­a­tions. This is a free event. Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. To learn more or reg­is­ter, call 215-6721870 or visit DoylestownHealth. org.

SPCA Ben­e­fit Golf Out­ing and Din­ner: The Mont­gomery County SPCA will hold its ninth an­nual ben­e­fit golf out­ing and din­ner Oct. 2 at Talam­ore County Club, 723 Talam­ore Drive, Ambler. The tee time for the four-per­son scram­ble golf event will be 1 p.m., with reg­is­tra­tion be­gin­ning at 11:30 a.m. The fee is $150, and that in­cludes lunch, cart and din­ner. Fol­low­ing the golf­ing, there will be a din­ner and raf­fle to start at ap­prox­i­mately 5:45 p.m. Tick­ets for the din­ner are $45. This an­nual event is held to raise money and aware­ness for the MCSPCA. Reg­is­tra­tion forms for the event can be picked up at any one of the MCSPCA’s three shel­ter lo­ca­tions or at mont­gomerycoun­

Val­ley Road Run: The 15th an­nual Val­ley Road Run will take place Oct. 7 to ben­e­fit the Breath­ing Room Foun­da­tion, an or­ga­ni­za­tion that ben­e­fits fam­i­lies af­fected by can­cer. Reg­is­tra­tion is $30. Race day reg­is­tra­tion is $35 (opens at 7 a.m. on race day). Kids race reg­is­tra­tion for 0- 14-years-old is $15. The race starts at 8:30 a.m.; the walk starts at 8:40 a.m. To reg­is­ter, visit event/brf-2018-val­ley-road-run/ e191742.

Chel­tenham High 60th Re­union: The Chel­tenham High School Class of 1958 has slated its 60th re­union for Oct. 12 at Man­u­fac­turer’s Coun­try Club, 511 Dresh­er­town Road, Fort Wash­ing­ton. The event will fea­ture a brunch and cock­tail party to be­gin at noon. The com­mit­tee is reach­ing out to more than 250 grad­u­ates and for­mer teach­ers. Cost is $52 per per­son; dress is ca­sual. For more info, check out chel­ or call Duane Sonneborn at 609-602-8482 or Mickey Langs­feld at 215-9475097. RSVP checks can be made payable to Richard Stern and sent to 660 Hid­den Pond Lane, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley, PA 19006. Camp Wil­liam Penn Mu­seum: The Camp Wil­liam Penn Mu­seum will be open to vis­i­tors through Oct. 15 by reser­va­tion. In­di­vid­u­als and groups are wel­come. See Civil War ar­ti­facts, and learn about Camp Wil­liam Penn, which was the first and largest fed­eral Civil War train­ing camp for United States Col­ored Troops. The mu­seum is lo­cated at 1618 Wil­low Ave., La Mott. Con­tact info: 215 885-2258 or pt@usct. org.

Mul­ti­ple Scle­ro­sis Fam­ily Fes­ti­val 5K: The fall re­gional MS 5K Fes­ti­val run/walk race com­pe­ti­tion/post awards pre­sen­ta­tion will take place Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Warmin­ster Com­mu­nity Park, 350 E. Bris­tol Road, Warmin­ster. This event is rain or shine. The day’s en­ter­tain­ment and ac­tiv­i­ties will in­clude free food all day, live DJ/MC, live uni­corns/ an­i­mals, car­ni­val games, moon bounce, con­tests/prizes, pop­u­lar cos­tumed char­ac­ters, crafts, face paint­ing, loads of give­aways and Hal­loween happenings. Free gen­eral ad­mis­sion and park­ing on premises for friends, fam­ily and other of sup­port­ers. Sign up on­line at run­the­­is­ter/de­tail/4th-re­gional-run-for­re­search-5k-run-walk.

Hat­boro Area YMCA Skele­ton Skurry 5K: The an­nual Skele­ton Skurry 5K will be held Oct. 27 at 9:30 a.m. at Pen­ny­pack Ele­men­tary School, 130 Spring Ave., Hat­boro. En­joy an au­to­mated CHIP-timed course through Hat­boro with a fast down­hill fin­ish. Win prizes for cos­tumes in five-year youth age in­cre­ments. Pro­ceeds will ben­e­fit the Hat­boro YMCA Fi­nan­cial As­sis­tance Pro­gram. For reg­is­tra­tion, visit skele­ton­, by mail or in per­son at Hat­boro Area YMCA, 440 S. York Road, Hat­boro.

A Win­dow to the Soul: Glen­cairn Mu­seum, 1001 Cathe­dral Road, Bryn Athyn, will present Nis­han Yar­du­mian’s Bi­b­li­cal Art ex­hi­bi­tion through Nov. 4 fea­tur­ing paint­ings and draw­ings by the late Bryn Athyn painter and fine arts in­struc­tor il­lus­trat­ing our shared hu­man ex­pe­ri­ences as spir­i­tual be­ings. Do­na­tions ac­cepted. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 267-502-2990 or visit Glen­cairnMu­

Ro­man Catholic High School Re­union: The Ro­man Catholic High School Class of 1973 will hold its 45-year class re­union Nov. 17 from 7 to 11 p.m. at Wash­ing­ton Fire Com­pany No. 1 So­cial Hall, 36 W. Elm St., Con­shohocken. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Andy Son­tag at catand­ or Rob Climaldi at


The Mill­brook His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety: The Amy B. Yerks Mu­seum and Ar­chives, freshly ren­o­vated, is open every Wed­nes­day from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. and the first Satur­day of every month from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Lo­cated at the Hat­boro Bap­tist Church, 32 N. York Road, Hat­boro. Walk-ins wel­comed. In­for­ma­tion: 215957-1877; mill­brook­so­ci­; mill­brook­so­ci­ Out­reach Of­fice Hours: State Rep. Thomas Murt, R-152, will hold spe­cial out­reach of­fice hours in Hunt­ing­don Val­ley and Up­per Dublin. On the third Thurs­day of each month, Murt and a mem­ber of his staff will be at the Hunt­ing­don Val­ley Li­brary, 625 Red Lion Road in Hunt­ing­don Val­ley, from 10 to 11 a.m. Also on the third Thurs­day of the month, Murt and a mem­ber of his staff will be at the Up­per Dublin Pub­lic Li­brary, 805 Loch Alsh Ave. in Fort Wash­ing­ton, from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m.


Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group: Wil­liam R. May Funeral Home spon­sors a be­reave­ment sup­port group for friends and fam­i­lies that meets on al­ter­nate Tues­days from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at St. Luke the Evan­ge­list Chapel House, 2330 Fairhill Ave., Glen­side. There is no fee to at­tend. Oct. 9: All feel­ings are “nor­mal.” Oct. 23: Sec­ondary losses. Nov. 6: Help for the hol­i­days. Nov. 20: Hope. Dec. 4: Con­tin­u­ing bonds. The group is fa­cil­i­tated by Deb­o­rah K. Gawthrop, M.S., G.M.S., a cer­ti­fied grief man­age­ment spe­cial­ist. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 215-624-8190 or email dgawthropc­nlt@ver­i­ Un­heard An­gels: This sup­port group is be­ing held for women who have ex­pe­ri­enced or are cur­rently strug­gling with in­fer­til­ity, mis­car­riage, adop­tion and fos­ter­ing is­sues. The group meets every other Mon­day even­ing (the first and third Mon­day of each month) at 7 p.m. at Lehman Me­mo­rial Church, 300 S. York Road, Hat­boro, in Room 308. Call 215764-9407 for more in­for­ma­tion. Sup­port Group for Par­ents of Autis­tic Chil­dren: A se­ries of sup­port meet­ings for par­ents of chil­dren with autism have been sched­uled through­out the fall and win­ter. Par­ents and care­givers of chil­dren on the autism spec­trum dis­or­der are in­vited to the meet­ings, which will take place at the Speech-Lan­guage In­sti­tute of Salus Univer­sity, to share their ex­pe­ri­ences. There will be a new topic cov­ered each week and snacks and re­fresh­ments will be pro­vided to the group. Those in­ter­ested in join­ing the group can con­tact the Speech-Lan­guage In­sti­tute for more in­for­ma­tion at­guage-In­sti­tute/Con­tact-Us/ Join-a-Sup­port-Group.aspx. Stut­ter­ing Sup­port Group: A se­ries of sup­port meet­ings for peo­ple who stut­ter, their fam­ily and friends and those who wish to learn more about stut­ter­ing have been sched­uled on the sec­ond Wed­nes­day of each month from 7 to 8 p.m. at the SpeechLan­guage In­sti­tute (SLI) of Salus Univer­sity, 8380 Old York Road, Suite 2100, Elkins Park. As a chap­ter mem­ber of the Na­tional Stut­ter­ing As­so­ci­a­tion, SLI pro­vides a safe en­vi­ron­ment for in­di­vid­u­als to share their per­sonal ex­pe­ri­ences and tech­niques. Var­i­ous top­ics will be cov­ered each week as well as a chance for group dis­cus­sion. The ses­sions are led and fa­cil­i­tated by clin­i­cal ed­u­ca­tor Shel­ley Slot, MS, CCCSLP and two speech-lan­guage pathol­ogy stu­dents Rachael Bor­man ’18 and Ju­lia Kes­sel ’18. Their mis­sion in cre­at­ing the group is let those who stut­ter know that they are not alone. For in­for­ma­tion on join­ing the group and up­com­ing meet­ing dates, con­tact the Speech-Lan­guage In­sti­tute at 215-780-3150 or SLIn­sti­ or visit­guage-In­sti­tute/Con­tact-Us/ Join-a-Sup­port-Group.aspx.

Be­reave­ment Sup­port Group: A free be­reave­ment sup­port group for friends and fam­ily will be held on al­ter­na­tive Tues­days from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at St. Luke the Evan­ge­list, Chapel House, 2330 Fairhill Aven., Glen­side. Spon­sored by: Wil­liam R. May Funeral Home Inc. Fa­cil­i­tated by Deb­o­rah K. Gawthrop, a cer­ti­fied grief man­age­ment spe­cial­ist. For in­for­ma­tion, call 215-624-8190 or email dgawthropc­nlt@ver­i­zon. net.

Alzheimer’s Sup­port Group: Alzheimer’s As­so­ci­a­tion Care­giver Sup­port Group meets the third Wed­nes­day of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Epis­co­pal Church, 7809 Old York Road, Elkins Park. Groups pro­vide ed­u­ca­tion, emo­tional sup­port and op­por­tu­ni­ties to share and prob­lem solve with oth­ers caring for a fam­ily mem­ber or friend with Alzheimer’s, de­men­tia or re­lated dis­or­ders. Learn more about these con­di­tions and find help­ful re­sources. Be with oth­ers who un­der­stand and share sim­i­lar chal­lenges. Free. Reg­is­tra­tion not re­quired though RSVPs are wel­come. Par­tic­i­pants can at­tend when­ever they are able. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact 215-964-7684.

Free YMCA Mem­ber­ship: The Hat­boro YMCA, 440 S. York Road, is of­fer­ing free one-year mem­ber­ships to area sev­en­th­graders. This mem­ber­ship will pro­vide fun and fit­ness op­por­tu­ni­ties. To get in­volved, seventh-graders just need to bring proof of their class sta­tus — a stu­dent ID card, class ros­ter, class sched­ule or re­port card. They also need to bring a par­ent or guardian with them when they sign up. For more in­for­ma­tion, call the Y at 215-674-4545.

Tai Chi: Pen­ny­pack Eco­log­i­cal Restora­tion Trust, 2955 Edge Hill Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley, of­fers tai chi Mon­days from 7 to 8 p.m. and Tues­days from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Lau­ren Steele at 215-657-0830 or lsteele@ pen­ny­pack­

Yoga: Pen­ny­pack Eco­log­i­cal Restora­tion Trust, 2955 Edge Hill Road, Hunt­ing­don Val­ley, of­fers light-to-mod­er­ate yoga on Wed­nes­days from 4 to 5:15 p.m. and Satur­days from 8 to 9:15 a.m. and ad­vanced level yoga on Wed­nes­days from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact Lori Volt­mer at 215-2648653 or loreli4@com­ Ni­co­tine Anony­mous Meet­ing: Free quit smok­ing 12-Step pro­gram meets every Mon­day from 7 to 8 p.m. at St. Peter’s Epis­co­pal Church Li­brary, 654 N. Eas­ton Road, Glen­side, in sup­port of peo­ple work­ing to re­cover from ni­co­tine ad­dic­tion. All are wel­come. Info: nicotineanony­

CHADD: Elkins Park Area CHADD (Chil­dren and Adults with At­ten­tion Deficit/Hyper­ac­tiv­ity Dis­or­der) will hold the fol­low­ing at Ein­stein at Elkins Med­i­cal Cen­ter. For more in­for­ma­tion on CHADD or ADHD, call Claire Noyes at 215-779-6656 or www.

Par­ent Sup­port Group: First Tues­day of the month from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Adult Sup­port Group: Third Tues­day of the month from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Gilda’s: Gilda’s Club Delaware Val­ley, 200 Kirk Road, Warmin­ster, will hold the fol­low­ing:

Kid Sup­port Group: Tues­days from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Pro­gram is for chil­dren 4 to 12 who have can­cer in their lives.

Be­come a Mem­ber: Wed­nes­days and Thurs­days from 5 to 6 p.m.

Liv­ing with Can­cer Sup­port Group: Tues­days from 2 to 4 p.m. Liv­ing With Loss: Wed­nes­days from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Fam­ily & Friends Sup­port Group: Thurs­days from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Life Af­ter the Death of a Spouse Net­work­ing: First Tues­day on the month.

Life Af­ter the Death of a Par­ent Net­work­ing: Sec­ond Wed­nes­day.

Healthy Eat­ing Sup­port Group: Mon­days from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Me­tastatic Can­cer Sup­port Group: Last Mon­day of the month from 11 a.m. to noon. Call to reg­is­ter.

Health Liv­ing Sup­port Group: Fourth Fri­day of the month at 11:30 a.m. at the Blue Sage Restau­rant on Sec­ond Street Pike. Well­ness Group Meet­ings: Tues­days from 2 to 4 p.m. Gilda’s Rail­way & Ice Cream: Tues­days from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Mem­bers from the Bris­tol Rail­road So­ci­ety will run G-scale trains on an out­door track. In­for­ma­tion: 215-441-3290 or www. gildas­club­del­ Montes­sori: The Montes­sori School of­fers be­gin­ners classes in TaiJi and Qigong Tues­days, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tai Chi will help you de­velop bet­ter bal­ance, more flex­i­bil­ity and co­or­di­na­tion. Your breath will be­come deeper and more even. You’ll learn how to find and re­lease your body’s ten­sions. Your ev­ery­day move­ments will be­come more ef­fi­cient and you will feel bet­ter and have more en­ergy to face the day. The school is lo­cated at 1710 Jar­ret­town Road, Dresher. To reg­is­ter or for more in­for­ma­tion, call 215-572-9189.

Alzheimer’s Sup­port Group: Alzheimer’s As­so­ci­a­tion Care­giver Sup­port Group meets the third Wed­nes­day of the month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Epis­co­pal Church, 7809 Old York Road, Elkins Park. The group will help pro­vide emo­tional, ed­u­ca­tional and so­cial sup­port. The group also helps care­givers de­velop prob­lem-solv­ing strate­gies, main­tain­ing their own per­sonal, phys­i­cal and emo­tional health as well as op­ti­mally caring for the per­son with de­men­tia. Free. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact 215-964-7684.


Live & Learn Meet­ings: Glen­side United Church of Christ will host Live & Learn meet­ings every first and third Tues­day from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. in the church li­brary, 2160 Whar­ton Road, Glen­side. The meet­ings will in­clude lunch, a TED talk and lively dis­cus­sion. Bring a bag lunch, and drinks will be pro­vided. Ev­ery­one is in­vited to at­tend. For more in­for­ma­tion, con­tact the church at 215-887-1819 or visit glen­

Glen­side Ki­wa­nis: Glen­side Ki­wa­nis Club meets the first and third Wed­nes­day of the month at 7 p.m. at the North Hill VFW Post 2519 Jenk­in­town, Road, Glen­side. For more in­for­ma­tion, call 215-758-9839 or email Glen­sid­eKi­wa­ Chess: Join the chess club at KleinLife: Mont­gomery County Dr. Gabriel (z’’l) And Alma Elias Cen­ter. Ac­tive adults, 60-years and older, who are in­ter­ested in learn­ing how or want to play chess against a com­pet­i­tive ri­val are in­vited to join the chess club at the KleinLife: Mont­gomery County Dr. Gabriel (z’’l) And Alma Elias Cen­ter, 7763 Old York Road in Elkins Park on Tues­days from 10:15 a.m. to noon. The chess club is free to the pub­lic. Any­one in­ter­ested in join­ing the chess club at the KleinLife: Mont­gomery County Dr. Gabriel (z’’l) And Alma Elias Cen­ter, may con­tact Dayna Glantz, pro­gram di­rec­tor, at 215-635-5244 or email Mem­ber­ship in­for­ma­tion also is avail­able.

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