Brad Thor Media Theatre Appearance Part Of Speaker Series

Brad Thor Media Theatre Appearance Part Of Speaker Series — WPHT’s Dom Giordano hosts author Brad Thor at the Media Theatre for the Performing Arts where he will discuss his latest book Use of Force: A Thriller.

It’s 7 p.m., Thursday, July 13 and is part of WPHT’s  Speaker Series.

Tickets are $24. and include a signed copy of  Use of Force. 

They can be purchased here.

Brad Thor Media Theatre Appearance Part Of Speaker Series

Brad Thor Media Theatre Appearance Part Of Speaker Series

 

Finzi, Krommer, Schumann End Chamber Season

Finzi, Krommer, Schumann End Chamber Season

By Joseph B. Dychala

The final Delaware County Symphony chamber concert performance is Sunday, April 2 at 3 p.m. The concert takes place at Neumann University in the Meagher Theater in The Bruder Life Center. Ample free parking is provided.

The program includes selections from Finzi, Krommer and Schumann. Opening the afternoon is three of the Five Bagatelles for Clarinet and Piano by Gerald Finzi followed by Concerto for Two Clarinets in E-flat Major by Franz Krommer. The afternoon concludes with Piano Quintet in E-flat Major by Robert Schumann. Featured performer Arnold Ostroff will be playing the Steinway Concert Grand with Michael Berton on cello.

Tickets may be purchased day of show for $12 each with a special two for one promotion for Delaware and Montgomery County library members upon presenting their library card. Tickets for students and seniors are discounted to $10 each. As always, any child twelve years or under receives free admission with an accompanying paid adult. This is an excellent way to bring the classics to a new generation of listeners.

The final full orchestra concert performance will conclude the 2016 – 2017 concert season on April 30 and feature selections from Shostakovich, Franck, Elgar and Tchaikovsky.

Finzi, Krommer, Schumann End Chamber Season

Alex Charlton Ice Cream Social 3-23-17

Alex Charlton Ice Cream Social 3-23-17 — State Rep. Alex Charlton is holding an open house and ice cream social for residents of his 165th District, 4:30-6:30 p.m., March 23, at his office 905 W. Sproul Road, Suite 203, Springfield, Pa. 19064.

“This is a great opportunity to get to know one another and talk about the many issues facing our communities and the Commonwealth as a whole,” Charlton said. “If you can’t make, you are welcome to stop by the office during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, or contact us by phone or online.”

He notes that among the services his office provides are:

  • Driver’s license and vehicle registration applications and renewals.
    Assistance with PennDOT paperwork (lost cards, changes, corrections, special registration plates, vanity plates and temporary placards for persons with physical disabilities).
  • Information and applications for senior citizen benefit programs, including Property Tax/Rent Rebate and PACE/PACENET prescription drug programs.
  • Information and applications for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
  • Help with securing birth and death certificates (photo identification required).
  • Information about legislation.
  • Assistance with resolving matters relating to state agencies, such as Veterans Affairs, Human Services, Labor and Industry, Insurance, Environmental Protection or Conservation and Natural Resources.
Alex Charlton Ice Cream Social 3-23-17

Alex Charlton Ice Cream Social 3-23-17

Delco Symphony Plays The 5th

Delco Symphony Plays The 5th — The Delaware County Symphony will perform Beethoven’s well known Fifth Symphony this Sunday, March 5, at Neumann University’s Meagher Theater.

The music begins at 3 p.m. but plan on arriving early to enjoy a discussion with Dr C. Michael Kelly at 2 p.m. regarding the program’s selections and composers. Peace and Hope, the title of the afternoon’s performance begins with Franz Schubert’s “unfinished symphony”. In addition special guest cellist Udi Bar-David joins the orchestra for Antonin Dvorak’s Cello Concerto in B Minor. Concluding the show, Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony Number 5 in C Minor, is sure to delight experienced concert goers and novice listeners alike.

Tickets for the concert, available day of show, are $18 general admission; $15 for seniors and students. Neumann University students receive free admission as do children 12 and under accompanied by a paying adult. Ample free parking is available.

— Joseph B. Dychala

Delco Symphony Plays The 5th

Delco Symphony Plays The 5th

Schubert Featured By Delco Symphony

Schubert Featured By Delco Symphony

By Joseph B. Dychala

The Delaware County Symphony returns to the stage at Neumann University’s Meagher Theater, 3 p.m., tomorrow, Feb. 12.

The 2016 – 2017 season continues with a Chamber Concert featuring several exciting selections and special guests. The program will feature Dasha Bukhartseva and Artist in Residence Jennifer Nicole Campbell on piano for four hands, plus the Academy of International Ballet.

The concert opens with Franz Schubert’s “Fantasy in F Minor”. Next up will be an original composition performed by Jennifer Nicole Campbell entitled “Butterfly Whispers”. Maurice Ravel’s “Three Poems of Mallarme” featuring Katherine Skovira, mezzo-soprano and Smetana’s “Vltava” from Ma vlast round out the afternoon. The concert concludes with the well loved “Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2” by Franz Liszt.

Tickets may be obtained day of show and are $12 each with a special price of $10 for seniors and students. Children under 12, accompanied by a paying adult receive free admission. This is an excellent way to bring the classics to a new generation of listeners.

Schubert Featured By Delco Symphony

David Author To Describe Transformation From LBGT Life

David Author will share his leaving the world of gay sex and transgenderism through Christ at an event, 9 a.m. – noon, Jan. 21 at Conference Center at Valley Forge, 1485 Valley Forge Road, Phoenixville, Pa. 19460. David Author To Describe Transformation LBGT Life

Laura Templeton will be host.

Author, of i belong, Amen! Ministries, says alternative lifestyles are not harmless as we are told.

Tickets are $25 and will not be sold at the door. RSVP is required and must be made at EventBrite.com at the Overcoming Through Christ event.

Venders are welcome. Cost is $75 and includes light breakfast and lunch.

Contact Kim Kennedy at cohministries@gmail.com or 484-557-7655 for information.

David Author To Describe Transformation LBGT Life

Dom Giordano USO Holiday Feast 2016

Dom Giordano USO Holiday Feast 2016 — The 8th Annual Dom Giordano USO Holiday Feast will be 6:30-10 p.m., Dec. 19 at Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square, 1800 Market St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19103.

It is a feast with a cocktail reception, exotic hors d oeuvres, salads and antipasti buffets and a dinner with five actions stations with entrees ranging from turkey to steak to roast beef to risotto to salmon wellington.Dom Giordano USO Holiday Feast 2016

There will be a variety of desserts including a hot chocolate bar.

And live music.

Honored will be the 2016 Person of the Year, the nominees of whom are State Rep. Martina White (R-170); John McNesby, long-time Philadelphia Police officer and president of FOP Lodge 5; and Media Mayor Bob McMahon. Yes Bob, you got our vote. Click here to register your choice.

Tickets are $90 or $800 for a table of 10. Proceeds benefit Liberty U.S.O, Catholic Charities and the Archbishop’s Christmas Benefit for Children.

Check out Dom 9 to noon at 1210 WPHT.

Dom Giordano USO Holiday Feast 2016

 

Kimberly Reighley Featured Soloist With Delco Symphony

Kimberly Reighley Featured Soloist With Delco Symphony

By Joseph B. Dychala

The next full orchestra concert of the Delaware County Symphony is
this Sunday, Dec. 4, at 3 p.m. Featured soloist, flutist Kimberly
Reighley, performs Concerto for Flute and Orchestra by Lowell
Liebermann.

The concert opens with Wolfgang Mozart’s Overture to the Magic Flute.
Rounding out the program is Ottorino Respighi’s Ancient Aires and
Dances Suite No.1 and concludes with Alexander Borodin’s Second
Symphony in B Minor.

Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for students and seniors. As
always, children under 12 admitted free with a paying adult. This is an
excellent way to bring the classics to a new generation of listeners.
A special rate of two tickets for the price of one with a valid
Delaware County or Montgomery County library card is available at the
box office day of show.

Kimberly Reighley Featured Soloist With Delco SymphonyNeumann College hosts the Symphony at the Meagher Theater in the
Thomas A. Bruder, Jr. Life Center in Aston, Pennsylvania. Arrive early
at 2 p.m. for an informative talk with Dr C. Michael Kelly for insight
into the composers and selections on the program. The next Chamber
Series concert will be Feb. 12.

Kimberly Reighley Featured Soloist With Delco Symphony

Tallis, Victoria Featured Sunday By Delco Symphony

Tallis, Victoria Featured Sunday By Delco Symphony

By Joseph B. Dychala

The second chamber series concert of the Delaware County Symphony is this Sunday, Nov 20, at 3 p.m. in the Meagher Theater in the Bruder Life Center at Neumann University in Aston, Pa..

The program begins with selections from Tomas Victoria and Thomas Tallis followed by a selection featuring the DCS Brass Ensemble. Next on the program will be a Cello Concerto from Vivaldi then chamber series director Robert Whalen performs on timpani. The concert concludes with Beethoven’s “Ghost” Trio featuring Arnold Ostroff on piano.Tallis, Victoria Featured Sunday By Delco Symphony

Tickets are $12 for adults. Presenting a Delaware County or Montgomery County Library card the day of the show allows the purchase of two adult tickets for the price of one. As always, one child under 12 admitted free with an accompanying paid adult. This is an excellent way to bring the classics to a new generation of listeners. The next full symphony concert entitled “Magical and Exotic” is Dec 4 and features selections from Mozart, Leibermann, Respighi and Borodin.

Tallis, Victoria Featured Sunday By Delco Symphony

Slavic Christmas Dinner 2016

Slavic Christmas Dinner 2016
Inside Holy Myrrh-Bearers Church.

Slavic Christmas Dinner 2016 — Holy Myrrh-Bearers Eastern Catholic Church in Ridley Township, Pa. is taking reservations for its annual Slavic Christmas Dinner which will be noon, Sunday, Dec. 4, after liturgy.

On the menu are stuffed cabbage, pierogies, halushki (cabbage and noodles), kielbasi and sauerkraut, ham, home made desserts and beverages.

There will be a theme basket raffle and a visit from Saint Nick.

Tickets are $15 in advance and $18 at the door. For those 8 through 12, the cost is $8 and seven and under will be admitted free.

Holy Myrrh-Bearers is at 900 Fairview Road, Swarthmore Pa. 19081.

To reserve a seat call 610-544-1215 or email  HMBCHURCH@Verizon.NET.

Slavic Christmas Dinner 2016