The Weekend Guide

sunday night sessions!

Monday is but a distant memory.

Sunday Night Sessions

What: Sip cocktails inspired by the ’70s punk rock scene while Iggy Pop and Ramones tunes play in the background.
Why: Seventies glam rock and early ’90s hip-hop are slated for the weeks ahead.
When: Sun., 9 p.m.-midnight. (Also Dec. 11, 18 & every weekend in Jan.)
Where: The Franklin Mortgage & Investment Co., 112 S. 18th St. (267-467-3277).

Organic Hair Color

What: If the thought of putting ammonia and formaldehyde on your head makes you cringe, give locks a new hue with natural permanent dyes ($65 and up).
Why: A squeeze beyond your lemon juice lightening method.
When: Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Laurentius Salon, 815 Christian St. (215-238-0764).

Go West Craft Fest

What: Avoid the mall masses and search for presents ($1-$100) from dozens of local artists (Communitea, Suzanne Francis, Mamoucha Soaps).
Why: Starting the new year is less daunting with a Corina Dross calendar ($25).
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: The Rotunda, 4014 Walnut St.

F*ck That: Erin McKeown’s Anti-Holiday Show

What: Commiserate with the unjolly singer; even Santa doesn’t escape criticism in her scathingly honest carols.
Why: You’ve heard “Let It Snow” one too many times.
When: Sun. Doors, 6:30 p.m.; concert, 8 p.m.
Where: World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. (215-222-1400). Tickets ($24-$34) online at tickets.worldcafelive.com.

Photo: Doug Keith / Courtesy of Franklin Mortgage & Investment Co.

112 S 18th St
bt Chestnut & Sansom Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19103
3025 Walnut St
bt 30th & 31st Sts
Philadelphia, PA 19104
The Rotunda
4014 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
815 Christian St
Philadelphia, PA 19147