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ST. DAVIDS BOOKSTORE CLEARANCE NOW THROUGH AUGUST 3

Summer savings continue at the St. Davids Bookstore. Save online. Come into the store now through Sunday, August 3, and save an extra 30% on all clearance items (in-store only). 

ESL INSTRUCTOR AND PANTRY HELP INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AT COMMUNITY CENTER IN KENSINGTON

The Community Center at Visitation (CCV) is committed to providing a safe place for community outreach, continued education, and recreation among the diverse cultural communities of Kensington, Philadelphia and its surrounding neighborhoods. Serve with us! Become an ESL Instructor. Week of Sept. 8 until week of Dec. 1. Teaching Schedule Monday, Wed., Friday; 10 AM to Noon. Clearance Requirements: criminal background and child abuse history checks for volunteers and interns. We cover the cost of these clearances, though copies within the last five years are accepted. To Apply: Send resume, cover letter and sample lesson plan to Jaribel at jtorres@visitationbvm.com.  We also need interns and volunteers on our Food Pantry Team. Roles available include “financial” volunteers to track inventory, greeters, record-keepers, baggers, stockers, drivers to pick up food, food-drive coordinators, fundraisers, nutritionist, and more.  Contact Jaribel at jtorres@visitationbvm.com or 215-634-1133 for more information.

BRYN MAWR TWILIGHT CONCERTS 

Saturdays at 7 PM held at Gazebo Park, 9 South Bryn Mawr Avenue. Outdoors, rain or shine. Picnics welcome, Handicapped accessible, Beach chairs/blankets only in front of white line. Full details here.

VALLEY FORGE SUMMER CARILLON SERIES EVERY WED. IN JULY AND AUGUST

Valley Forge National Historical Park at Washington Memorial Chapel, Route 23, Valley Forge. Start at 7:30 PM. All concerts are free and open to the public. These are hour-long outdoor concerts, so bring a blanket, lawn chair, snacks or dinner. The Chapel Cabin Shop will be open for refreshments and souvenirs. Visit the Chapel Used Book Store for great bargains. All Concerts played Rain or Shine.  

EASTERN ALUM OFFERS VOICE LESSONS IN YOUR HOME

Amy Peck, who earned the BA in vocal performance, is offering weekly voice lessons for students ages 12 and up. Cost: 45-minute lesson/$40 and 60-minute lesson/$50. Lessons include technique work, proper breathing, music history, music theory, learning music, performance technique, and acting. Amy has a thorough and practical knowledge of vocal pedagogy and vocal training. Having taught piano and voice full-time to children for over 5 years, she is an experienced teacher with fun and educational lesson plans. Amy has performed nationally and internationally in opera festivals, as well as musical theatre venues. Contact Amy at Apeck@eastern.edu or 570-447-6047.

EASTERN ALUM OFFERS CHILDREN'S PIANO LESSONS 

Weekly piano lessons in your own home for students ages 2 and up. Lessons and pricing are: 30-minute/$25; 45-minute/$35; 60-minute/$50. Lessons, games, project, scales, music history, music theory, learning music, performance technique, and performance opportunities. Amy's teaching is centered on making her students love music. Amy has been teaching students full-time since 2009. Contact Amy Peck at amypecksoprano@gmail.com or 570-447-6047.