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The Weekend Guide

Usher in the Year of the Boar — without looking like a pig.

BUY
Make Long Bomber
What
: Romy Scheroder’s newest ecofriendly creation to fight the cold.
Why: It’s a smart bomber.
When: Tues.-Fri., noon-7:30 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Satya, 701 S. Ninth St. (215-627-3440).

DO
Four-Week Lithe Immersion
What
: Intro course to that Pilates class you’ve been thinking about for the last year.
Why: Cheaper than a bigger pair of jeans.
When: See website for schedule.
Where: Lithe Method, 1030 N. Second St., room 401 (215-928-1662).

High Performance Facial
What
: Peel, microdermabrasion, and non-invasive current to tighten muscles.
Why: Wash 2006 (and the early hours of 2007) right outta your pores.
When: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: Rescue Rittenhouse Spa Lounge, 255 S. 17th St., mezzanine level (215-772-2766).

GO
Elvis’s Birthday Party
What
: Birthday cake and drinks for Mr. Presley. Fall sale items for you.
Why: Fit for a king.
When: Fri., 6-10 p.m.
Where: Tony, 47 N. Third St. (215-592-8669).

HEAR
Black Dice, Sightings
What
: Experimental avante-garde outfits play the last show ever at Vox Populi.
Why: Because the Convention Center is taking over.
When: Fri. at 9 p.m.
Where: 1315 Cherry St. (267-765-5210). Tickets online at ticketweb.com.

LOCATIONS
1030 N 2nd St
bt W George & W Wildey Sts, ste 501
Philadelphia, PA 19123
215-545-5144
1601 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-772-2766
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