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Fourth Wall Arts Salon
What: New monthly performances from the artist collective showcase a diverse lineup of talent (tap dancers, musicians, magicians) in an intimate setting.
Why: Short sets and a spread of locally grown food keep things fresh.
When: Sat., 7-9 p.m.
Where: Ruba Club, 414 Green St. (215-645-2424). Tickets at the door ($15) or in advance ($10) online at fourthwallarts.eventbrite.com.
Sergeant Nate’s Ranger Training Workout
What: Get in shape with the former military man’s twelve-week boot camp of ever-changing combinations of grueling lunges, push-ups, and other intense drills.
Why: Outdoor classes ease the pain.
When: July 5-Sept. 25.
Where: Locations given at time of booking. Register at 484-410-8007. Prices vary.
Jersey Shore Party
What: Chef Michael Solomonov rounds up eight of the city’s best toques (David Katz, Peter Woolsey) for an evening of boardwalk staples (fried clams, popsicles, ice cream sandwiches) for $25.
Why: Croon along to the Journey cover band.
When: July 1, 5 p.m.
Where: Zahav, 237 St. James Pl. Reservations (required) at 215-625-8800.
Edible World: The Spice Necklace
What: Author Ann Vanderhoof recounts tales of her sailboat journey to exotic locales over a Caribbean meal masterfully prepared by Claudette Campbell of Calypso.
Why: Fried plantains and strawberry-mango lemonade.
When: Tonight, 6 p.m.
Where: Chestnut Hill Farmers Market, 8229 Germantown Ave. Tickets ($35; mention DailyCandy when buying for $10 off) at the door or at 267-402-2055.
Photo: Christine Reckner / Courtesy of Fourth Wall Arts Salon