Sunday, November 29, 2009


Is that Thanksgiving bird (Tofurky or otherwise) digested yet?

Well, its almost December
(can you believe how time has flown?)
which means its ALMOST time for
East Passyunk's 2nd Saturday & Wake Up Yoga South and Bija's HOLIDAY BAZAAR!

Its a perfect opportunity to get to know us abit better, attend a donation class, shop for some great locally made gifts AND join us for a holiday toast - all in one fine day..

2-3.30 Practice! Make a donation to our Philabundance food drive & participate in an inspirational yoga class.

3-9.oo Shop! An assortment of local artists & vendors with a wide selection of holiday gifts. Pssssssst.... Earn a 10% off coupon for Bija merchandise with a donation to Philabundance.

6-9.00 Toast! Refreshments served as you hang out into the evening, before heading along the avenue to see what other wonderful offerings abound.

We hope to see you there,

Check out our websites for more details & class schedule

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Headhunters Hair Design

Headhunters Hair Design will be participating in the 2nd Saturday on the Avenue. We are located at 1718 E. Passyunk Avenue. Our skilled and hair-savvy stylists will be displaying their talents with courtesy blow-drying and waxing just for you. Yes, that means FREE. Along with this, gift baskets loaded with top-notch hair products will be on sale, a great idea for the holidays. We will be open from 6 pm- 9pm on Saturday, December 12th.

Complementary wine and cheese will be served. We hope to see you there!!
Please visit our website:

We are also featuring photographs by David Difuntorum.

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Bija & Wake Up Yoga South are
located at 1839 E Passyunk
(13th & Mifflin)

Start your Second Saturday
night off right with us
alongside some yummy
refreshments and
our very
own super teacher Joseph
(who also did much of the contractor work this summer
turning our beautiful studio into the warm,
sunny, inviting space it currently is..
Joseph will be happy to answer any of your questions
about what kind of yoga we offer, & you can check out
the studios (We have 2!). Stay long enough & he might
even demo crow pose as seen in the pic above as the
evening descends..
While you're here, browse through the crafty goods
of Bija - Passyunk's very own
"locally grown” yoga
shop that sells inexpensive yoga props, handmade
clothes, accessories and organic gifts; many of
them from local artisans andvendors.
Bija will stay open late from 6-8pm this Second
Saturday & is running
a co-promotion with Wake Up
: When you buy any Wake Up Yoga class card,
you receive a 10% off
coupon to the store.

So drop by this Second Saturday & hang out,
perhaps you'll be inspired to come back on Wednesday
@ 6pm to take an Intro To Yoga class wit
h Joseph....

For more about who we are & our current schedule go to

Monday, November 9, 2009

This Second Saturday Sweet Jane Vintage & Records (1742 E Passyunk) will be featuring artwork by Lizzy Janssen ( Come join us from 6-10pm to enjoy her artwork, complimentary wine and snacks. Shop tons on new vintage clothing and accessories for both ladies and gents, as well as vinyl records.

Sunday, November 8, 2009

Absolute Abstract is featuring local Artist Bryan Smith November 14th on East Passyunk

Join us at Absolute Abstract "The Art of Frameless Art" , 1616 East Passyunk Avenue for the November 2nd Saturday. We may be the new kids on the block, but we love it here and are thrilled to be participating in this awesome monthly event!

This month we are featuring local artist Bryan Smith from 6-9PM. Bryan will be painting live at the event, and showcasing many of his pieces of art. Bryan is a self-taught artist, who recently spent 6 years in the US Army. His artistic influence includes Surrealism and his favorite artist is Salvatore Dali.

We will have light snacks, wine, and Bryan's Amigo "Psyco Steve the DJ" spinning music.

Black n Brew

Black N Brew will be participating along with the Avenue in this month's 2nd Saturday on November 14th. We will be open our normal hours and then some! Bill McConney will be performing live music beginning at 5pm. Bill McConney has become a fixture on the tri-state area music scene. Drawing influences from the likes of Cat Stevens, Nick Drake, Dave Matthews, and Jeff Buckley; his songwriting has been described as vulnerably honest.

Jimmy Bay the spiritual consultant of the Avenue will be reading palms and cards from 6-8pm. If you would like a glimpse into your future or your true self, Jimmy Bay is your man. Jimmy will be doing 20 minute readings for 20 bucks!! Full coffee bar and dinner menu will be available!

Come join the fun as East Passyunk Ave comes together for 2nd Saturday!

Thursday, November 5, 2009

EPA 2nd Saturdays!

East Passyunk Avenue is celebrating Second Saturdays with art openings, sales, live music, DJs, complimentary refreshments, card readings and more! Take a stroll down EPA and check it out - most participating shops are open from 6-9pm.