Friday, 30 December 2016 17:29

Senior Happenings

Written by  County Lines Staff

Retirement communities in the area host interesting events, open to the public as well as their communities. Health screenings, education classes, information sessions, entertainment and so much more. Check them out!


Kendal-Crosslands ArboretumOngoing
Kendal-Crosslands Communities
1109 E. Baltimore Pk., Kennett Square
610-388-1441; KCArboretum.org
The certified, accredited Arboretum here is open to the public 7 days a week. Visitors check in at the front desk, pick up a map and walk the Arboretum’s paved pathways. Visit and enjoy over 70 species of trees on the 500+-acre campus.

**January 11
Exton Senior Living
600 N. Pottstown Pk., Exton
610-594-0200; FiveStarSeniorLiving.com
Rover Community Transportation Service Information Session and sign-up. 11 a.m.

January 17
Wellington at Hershey’s Mill
1361 Boot Rd., West Chester
484-653-1200; WellingtonRetirement.com
Wellness Fair. New Year, New You! Free health screenings, health-related information, raffles and giveaways. 1 to 4 p.m.

January 24
Spring Mill Senior Living
3000 Balfour Circle, Phoenixville
610-933-7675; SpringMillSeniorLiving.com
New Year’s Resolutions. Bayada Home Health explores different areas of health and well-being. Set goals and have fun. 2 to 3:30 p.m.

January 26, February 23
Kyffin Grove
1419 Horsham Rd., North Wales
267-460-8100; KyffinGrove.com
Uncork & Unwine: A New Kind of Support Group. Take an evening for yourself. Support group on coping with aging and dementia. 6 p.m.

February 14
Wellington at Hershey’s Mill
1361 Boot Rd., West Chester
484-653-1200; WellingtonRetirement.com
To Move or Not to Move? Luncheon and moving seminar by financial experts. Free. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

February 14
Exton Senior Living
600 N. Pottstown Pk., Exton
610-594-0200; FiveStarSeniorLiving.com
Sweetheart Social. Live entertainment and chocolate treats. 2 p.m.

February 21
Spring Mill Senior Living
3000 Balfour Circle, Phoenixville
610-933-7675; SpringMillSeniorLiving.com
Be Smart and Have a Healthy Heart. Bayada Home Health leads a healthy heart discussion for Heart Health Month. 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

February 24
Plush Mills
501 Plush Mills Rd., Wallingford
610-690-1630; PlushMills.com
The Hills are Alive. A theatrical production by Philly Senior Stage. RSVP: 610-690-1630. 7 p.m.

February 28
Daylesford Crossing
1450 Lancaster Ave., Paoli
610-640-4000; DaylesfordCrossing.com
Mardi Gras Happy Hour. Jazz at 5 p.m.

March 14
Wellington at Hershey’s Mill
1361 Boot Rd., West Chester
484-653-1200; WellingtonRetirement.com
How Do I Get My House Ready to Sell?
Luncheon and moving seminar by downsizing experts. Free. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

March 21
Spring Mill Senior Living
3000 Balfour Circle, Phoenixville
610-933-7675; SpringMillSeniorLiving.com
Get Your Zzzzzs. Understanding Sleep Disorders. Join Bayada Home Health Care for a discussion that will keep you awake and give you strategies for a better night’s sleep. 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

March 24
Plush Mills
501 Plush Mills Rd., Wallingford
610-690-1630; PlushMills.com
“Making of America.” A 5-week program presented by Widener Univ. Osher Lifelong Learning initiative. $30.

April 11
Wellington at Hershey’s Mill
1361 Boot Rd., West Chester
484-653-1200; WellingtonRetirement.com
How Does the Home Selling Process Work in Today’s Market? Luncheon and moving seminar by financial experts. Free. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

May 6
Pleasant View Retirement Community
544 N. Penryn Rd., Manheim
717-665-2445; PleasantViewRC.org
Saturday on the Square. Enjoy great food, entertainment, friends and neighbors in the Town Square. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

May 11
Daylesford Crossing
1450 Lancaster Ave., Paoli
610-640-4000; DaylesfordCrossing.com
Mother & Daughter Fashion Show and Tea.

June 17
Daylesford Crossing
1450 Lancaster Ave., Paoli
610-640-4000; DaylesfordCrossing.com
Father’s Day Mummer’s Cookout.

October
Surrey Services for Seniors
Devon, Broomall, Havertown, Media
610-647-6404; SurreyServices.org
The Main Line Antiques Show features fine art and antiques offered by many dealers. Benefits Surrey Services for Seniors. Cabrini College, Dixon Center, 610 King of Prussia Rd., Radnor. MainLineAntiquesShow.com