Senior Scoop
December 17th 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 ParksandRecreation@whitemarshtwp.org.

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.
MontCo SAAC
Hope you stayed warm, cozy and safe during the snowfall yesterday afternoon and last night! Today we look into a company that specializes in seniors, MontCo SAAC, located in both Norristown and Ambler! They provide opportunities for many people and we'll look into a few of their upcoming virtual plans below. The Centurion discussion is at 10:30AM, so don't miss it! If you'd like to join or find more information and events, you can visit their website or their Instagram.
Every year we make it is a special achievement, but it's a tad more special when you reach 100 years old. That's what local Josephine Talley accomplished a few days ago! Join MontCo SAAC on Zoom as they discuss a variety of topics with Josephine, such as what it takes to reach 100 years old and what it feels like to have made it this far in life!

Tune In - December 17th - 10:30AM

For Zoom Details, email sedgren@montcosaac.org
Pain is among the toughest parts of being a human. There are ways to deal with that pain, but generally it's with medication. Tune in to the discussion MontCo SAAC is hosting on January 14th, 2021 to discover alternative pain management. Hopefully you'll be able to learn a method to help you or a loved one relieve your pain! Sign up for the event using the link below!

Mindful Wellness

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

Open the above Document and practice 6 different ways to ease your mind and body.
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Check out a new e-book or e-magazine by visiting our friends over at the William Jeanes Library. 

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Jigsaw Puzzles

Looking to do a puzzle, but don't have any? Try an online puzzle at https://www.jigsawplanet.com/
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 www.themarketoflafayettehill.com/
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.