Philadelphia magazine’s Be Well Philly wants to know about local champions of health and wellness —family, friends, teachers, coaches, trainers, co-workers — anyone who’s truly helping others make strides for healthier lives. The winner will be named the 2015 Health Hero and a donation will be made to the charity of his or her choice. Read more at http://www.phillymag.com/healthhero
Saint Raphael School would love for you to join them on a tour of their school, meet their teachers and find out what makes them great! For additional information please call 609-585-7733 or visit their website at www.srsnj.org. Find them on Facebook.
Join Marilyn Russell at the Kimmel Center from 12:30 to 2 for “The World’s Largest Speakeasy” to celebrate Bullets Over Broadway The Musical playing at the Academy of Music. There will be a special performance by the vintage dance group – the Olde City Sweethearts, an enter to win for tickets to see Bullets Over Broadway, themed drinks, and tons of other giveaways!
7:00 am, Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia PA
Form a team, join a team, walk as an individual, or make a donation for the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k walk on Saturday, Oct. 17, at Memorial Hall in West Fairmount Park. Registration begins at 7 a.m., and the walk starts at 8:30 a.m. Call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 or click here to sign up or donate today.
Join City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Speranza Human Compassion Project in their upcoming walk/run for domestic violence awareness month. 400 is the number of women and children who call 911 EVERY DAY in Philadelphia screaming for help from terror and violence in their home. The problem is greater than just those 400 individuals, because that's 400 abusers, 400+ children being affected, and most victims don't call the police, so this number is only a fraction of the actual violations that occur every day. (Reference: http://blog.phillypolice.com/tag/domestic-violence/) Please help…
8:30 am, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
On the Road to Resilience: Mapping Your Family's Journey - Sponsored by Devereux Come out for a day of information and inspiration featuring the Honorable Patrick J. Kennedy, Former United States Representative, Rhode Island; Co-Founder, One Mind and Founder, Kennedy Forum. Interactive Workshops will address: Understanding medication and its effect on the brain Parenting with a disability Caring for the caregiver Planning for your child's future Overcoming barriers to care Please note: This event is offered free to the public. Meals…
Join Marilyn Russell and the Party Patrol for the Autumn Wine Festival at Riverwinds Community Center Grounds in West Deptford, NJ on Saturday, October 17th from 1-3p. Tasting and Sales of Award Winning New Jersey Wines, Artisan Crafters, Live Musical Performances, Gourmet Food Trucks and Activities for the Kids. For more information & advanced discount tickets Click Here!
8:30 am, Norristown Area High School and Farm Park
Form a team, join a team, walk as an individual, or make a donation for the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k walk on Saturday, Oct. 24, at Norristown Area High School and Farm Park. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the walk starts at 10 a.m. Call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.makingstrideswalk.org/montcopa to sign up or donate today.
Join Kristen Herrmann and the Party Patrol for some family fun at the East Passyunk Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday on October 24th at EPA & Mifflin. Celebrate fall with a day of spooktacular fun with free activities for the kids, adults and even fido too! Shop from dozens of crafters, enjoy fall fare, and bring your pooch to Amelie's Bark Shop for a treat and water station. All activities at The Singing Fountain (East Passyunk & Tasker) unless otherwise noted. ***KID…