Friday, October 23, 2009

Beneficial Bank Celebrates Their 35th Anniversary

Beneficial Bank will be celebrating their 35th Anniversary at Frankford & Cottman.

When: Friday, October 23rd
Time: 10:00am to 6:00 pm

Enjoy pretzels, beverages, and birthday, balloons and giveaways.

Open a new account and receive up to $100.
---$50 for your first direct deposit and $50 for your first online bill payment.

Enter to win a $50 Visa Gift Card.

Please come and celebrate this fixture in the Mayfair community.

Monday, October 12, 2009

Looking for Chocolates on the Avenue?

Then you now only have to look as far as
Torresdale Flower Shop.

Torresdale Flowers now sells Ashers Chocolate. Stop buy and pick your own; They have over 26 varieties to choose from.

photo: Geoff Lane via WikiCommons.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Walk For Epilepsy CANCELLED


Walk For
October 18, 2009
Registration Begins at 8:45am
Children’s Hokey Pokey Begins: 9:00am
Walk Begins: 9:15am
Place: Franklin Mills Mall
Aqua Entrance
For information:
Proceeds benefit the Robert O. Henderson Sr. Epilepsy Awareness Foundation

Sat, 24 Oct: Oktoberfest Fundraiser for Mayfair Memorial Playground

What: Oktoberfest Fundraiser

Who: Presented By SmokeEaters Pub, Mayfair Business Assoc., Mayfair CDC, and Mayfair Civic Assoc.

Where: SmokeEaters Pub 7681 Frankford ave

When: Saturday October 24th 12pm - 7pm

Why: To raise funds for the purchase of new playground equipment at Mayfair Memorial Playground on Rowland Ave.

Cost: $30 per person

Help support a great cause, and have some fun at the same time. SmokeEaters will host an Oktoberfest celebration in the tradition of a Beer Garden held outside in their large parking lot.

Many long tables covered in Blue and white checkered table cloths, a DJ playing "Polka" music and top 40 all day. Bratwurst, German sausage, hot dogs and sauerkraut, German potato salad, and huge Bavarian pretzels. The beer served will be Warsteiner, Becks, Lowenbrau, Budweiser, and Bud light....all supplied by SmokeEaters Pub. Penn distributors is donating 3000-5000 22oz cups, and all the signage needed plus a HUGE sign at the entrance of the Parking lot. The female employees of SmokeEaters will wear (St. Pauli Girl outfits), and will serve beer and food throughout the day.

Gift cards to local businesses be chanced off at 6pm, to raise additional funds.

All PROFIT will go to the playground fund of the MBA and Mayfair Civic Assoc.

Friday, October 9, 2009

Upcoming Events at Father Judge High School

Judge Spirit Week -

Alums Have the Spirit!

"Taste of NE Philly Philly" Individual Tickets are Available!
$35 per person Be there on Saturday, October 17th from 7:00pm to midnight

FJ Fall Open House Sunday, October 25th from 12 to 3:00pm
Opening Presentation, Guided Tours, Teachers Available
Call Tom Coyle for info 215-338-9494, x1132
Tell a friend about JUDGE!

Annual Memorial Mass, Thursday,
November 12th
7:30pm in the School Auditorium
Call Anne Marie if you plan to attend:
215-338-9494, x1128

Father Judge High School
3301 Solly Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136

Friday, October 2, 2009

Mayfair Oktoberfest to Raise Funds for Mayfair Memorial Playground

Where: SmokeEaters (Sheffield and Frankford)
When: Saturday, October 24, 2009
Price: $30
Time: 12-7PM
Host: Mayfair Civic Association, Mayfair Business Association, Mayfair CDC
Checks payable: Mayfair CDC

This event will be to raise money to rebuild Mayfair Memorial Playground. This playground is dedicated in honor of fallen firefighter John Redmond, who, coincidentally is the honoree of next year's Mayfair Fallen Heroes Run that coincides with the Mayfair Business Association's "May Fair" festival. We plan to rededicate the playground the day of the Fallen Heroes Run.