January 2022 Newsletter

Join in Our Wonderful Winter Programs!
Dance Exercise with Betsy,
Fridays at 1:00 PM is another one of our fun and popular fitness class.
Regular Weekly Programs
Regular Weekly Programs
Interested in playing table games with friends?
Let us know! We'll be trying out virtual versions of popular table games like pinochle, mahjong, and bridge.

Please contact Judy Ringold if you'd like to join a game group. (Be sure to note which games you're most interested in!)
New Horizons Video Library

This resource includes videos of both our regular classes and special events. If you're a current member and need the Video Library password or help accessing the library, please contact NH staff.

Monthly Programs
All programs are FREE and offered via ZOOM to any adults 55 and over


How To Register | call 610-664-2366 or email caroline.nhsc@gmail.com
Advanced Tai Chi Class:
Tues, Jan 4 and 18 at Noon with Rosalie Pressman
Rosalie Pressman, certified Tai Chi instructor, teaches advanced Tai Chi to those Seniors who wish to learn more complicated moves. Must have experience in Yang Family Tai Chi. 
Knit and Chat:
Thurs, Jan 6, 13, and 27 at 10:00 AM with Chris Jackson
Bring your latest project--or something you just want to try--to the computer and join Leader Chris Jackson and other knitters for a session of friendly chatting and helpful knitting hints. Open to experienced Knitters only.
Useful Phone Apps:
Fri, Jan 7 at 10:30 AM with Alex McHugh
Learn about some popular, useful phone Apps such as Pandora Music Streaming, YouTube, ACME grocery delivery & coupons, YELP directory, and Maps (GPS).
January Book Club: "And the Mountains Echoed"
Fri, Jan 14 at 10:30 AM with Chris Jackson
“And the Mountains Echoed” by Khaled Hosseini
Read the book, and then discuss your impressions with other dedicated Bibliophiles. Books available at your local library or Amazon.com.
Guided Meditation to Celebrate the Life of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Mon, Jan 17 at 12:00 Noon with Eileen Abrams, MA, M.Ed
A special meditation session to reflect on and celebrate his peaceful, non-violent philosophy and activism. All welcome! No Experience Necessary!
World and National Affairs:
Thurs, Jan 20 at 10:30 AM with Bob and Sue Bond
Local historians Robert and Susan Bond lead Seniors in a lively discussion of current events. All views and political orientations are welcome!
Protect Our Planet: Furniture!
Fri, Jan 21 at 10:30 with Pauline Rosenberg
By taking care of our planet, we take care of ourselves! Topic this month: Furniture!: Believe it or not, furniture can be full of chemicals. What does this mean and how can we avoid it?
January Birthday Bash:
Fri, Jan 21, at 12:00 Noon
Celebrate our January Birthdays with friends. “The Residence at Bala” will deliver cake to any January birthdays (in the area).
PLEASE RSVP BY: JAN 17th if you'd like to receive cake.
Mid-Day Music: LIVE
Tue, Jan 25 at 12:00 Noon with Stan Fink
Have lunch with friends while enjoying a LIVE musical presentation with Stan Fink on saxophone.
Popular Scams and How to Avoid Them
Fri, Jan 28 at 10:30 AM
with George Dillman, PA Dept of Banking and Securities
and Betsy Klausman, who will give her horrifying experience with how easy it is to get scammed!
We are being scammed out of thousands of dollars daily. This workshop will introduce you to commonly used tactics, what to look for and how to avoid them.
Regularly Scheduled Programs
Regular Weekly Programs include:
Support Groups: "Full Circle Discussion Group" and "Transitions and Changes"
Yoga Class, Senior Fitness Class, Tai Chi in the Yang Family Style,
Healthy Exercise Class (NOW BACK ON MONDAY!),
Dance Fitness, and Creative Writing
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Additionally, we offer Private Counseling and Private Classes including Computer Tech Tutorials and Help with Writing Projects.
Pre-Registration On-Line
How to Register | Click the Buttons below to register, or call 610-664-2366
Useful Phone Apps:
Fri, Jan 7 at 10:30 AM with Alex McHugh
Learn about some popular, useful phone Apps such as Pandora Music Streaming, YouTube, ACME grocery delivery & coupons, YELP directory, and Maps (GPS).
Guided Meditation to Celebrate the Life of
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Mon, Jan 17 at 12:00 Noon with Eileen Abrams, MA, M.Ed
A special meditation session to reflect on and celebrate his peaceful, non-violent philosophy and activism. All welcome! No Experience Necessary!
Protect Our Planet: Furniture!
Fri, Jan 21, at 10:30 AM with Pauline Rosenberg
By taking care of our planet, we take care of ourselves! Topic this month: Furniture!: Believe it or not, furniture can be full of chemicals. What does this mean and how can we avoid it?
January Birthday Bash:
Fri, Jan 21, at 12:00 Noon
Celebrate our January Birthdays with friends. “The Residence at Bala” will deliver cake to any January birthdays (in the area).
PLEASE RSVP BY: JAN 17th if you'd like to receive cake.
Mid-Day Music: LIVE
Tue, Jan 25 at 12:00 Noon with Stan Fink
Have lunch with friends while enjoying a LIVE musical presentation with Stan Fink on saxophone.
Popular Scams and How to Avoid Them
Fri, Jan 28 at 10:30 AM
with George Dillman, PA Dept of Banking and Securities
and Betsy Klausman, who will give her horrifying experience with how easy it is to get scammed!
We are being scammed out of thousands of dollars daily. This workshop will introduce you to commonly used tactics, what to look for and how to avoid them.
Tech Tip of the Month
GERRY HEBERT
STRUGGLING TO PAY FOR INTERNET SERVICE? HELP IS AVAILABLE

If you are struggling to pay for decent internet service, the Emergency Broadband Benefit program (EBB), has transitioned to a new program, now called the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP). This program will provide a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households.

CLICK HERE to see further information about this program, and to learn how to enroll.

To learn about Gerry's Private Classes, Click Here.