Senior Scoop
April 15th Edition
Dear Whitemarsh Township!
Please find below community resources and some fun activities you can do from the comfort of your own home! Please share the newsletters and information with any friends or family, specifically area seniors. If they want to sign up to receive these newsletters they can e-mail us at

Stay safe and remember "Social Distancing",
The Parks and Recreation Team

A special thank you to our First Responders, medical staff, and everyone else who is working to keep our community safe.
Free Financial Classes!
In celebration of the typical National Tax Day, we are going to give you an opportunity to learn more about finance and taxation! While it may not be the most exciting topic for many people, it can be extremely beneficial to learn. Not only can being a master of personal finances help your future, but can also provide peace of mind in the financial realm.
The classes below give you an opportunity to keep learning about a topic that is important to everyone! Learn more about the classes in the descriptions and find the classes at the buttons below.

Personal Finance from Missouri State University - A course that can benefit all and many wish they could have taken in high school, this will help immensely! Learn about many financial necessities such as investing, budgeting and annuities.

Economics of Money and Banking from Columbia University - Over time things change and even though you might not have noticed, the banking system has changed over the last three decades. Even since the financial crisis of 2007-2009, banking has changed. Learn more about the situation in this class from the esteemed Columbia University.

International Taxation by Jeffery Kadet - In direct celebration of the National Tax Day, enjoy a course that is entirely focused on taxes, specifically US tax law in regards to non-US entities. This will help you further understand various import/export views and other various US issues.

Money and Banking from Missouri State University - While the course from Columbia covers the economical overview of money and banking, this course from Missouri State introduces you to the nature and functions of money. Learn monetary policy and the development of the banking system in US history.

Mindful Wellness

Try the free Daily New York Times Mini Crossword Puzzle. Check back each day for a new puzzle!

Check out a new e-book or e-magazine by visiting our friends over at the William Jeanes Library. 

Mindful Exercises

Open the above Document and practice 6 different ways to ease your mind and body.
Jigsaw Puzzles

Looking to do a puzzle, but don't have any? Try an online puzzle at
Community Resources
Whitemarsh Pharmacy is offering curbside pick up and free local delivery! Call them at 610-828-5222 for more information on fill prescriptions and ordering essential items and supplies.
The Market at Lafayette Hill is offering curbside pickup and delivery Monday-Friday.
For more information visit
or call the store at 610-941-7101.
See a message from the Whitemarsh Police Department about COVID-19 related scams.

All GIANT stores will open for customers over the age of 60 from 6:00-7:00AM.
COVAID connects neighbors helping with getting groceries, picking up prescriptions, and more.
United Way of Pennsylvania Dial 211 or text your zip code to #898-211 to talk with a resource specialist for free.
Ready MontCo is a service from Montgomery County Dept. of Public Safety. Learn more information by visiting their website.