Senior Scoop
July 23rd 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 Online Learning
It's never too late to learn something new! Henry Ford once said "Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young". Let's take his advice and learn something new for free!
University of Reading offers an introductory course in Archaeology that allows you to enroll in a free online college course that you can take at your own leisure! Learn about the progress of an archaeological excavation from dig site to the lab.
Art Through Time: A Global View is a video taught class that brings a thematic approach to art history and appreciation. With 13 different half hour videos, you can learn about various themes and how they are portrayed in art. By using the table of contents on the right side of the screen, you can go from video to video, and look at other supporting documents.
If you have ever wondered what it would be like to take a course at a top tier school, look into this economics course that is offered from University of Cal- Berkeley. The insight of this course shows the economic developments in the United States over a course of different periods, including Colonial, Slavery, between the World Wars and following World War 2.
Mindful Wellness
Mindful Exercises

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

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

Try the free Daily New York Times Mini Crossword Puzzle . Check back each day for a new puzzle!
Join instructor Missy Scheer for an in-home workout that’s sure to keep you moving! Pilates is a body conditioning routine that helps build strength, endurance, and coordination in the legs, abdominals, arms, and back. No equipment or experience needed!
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.