Senior Scoop
September 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

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.
A Virtual Trip to Ancient Egyptian Tombs
Egypt is a beautiful country filled with history. While there has been conflict over the years, the beauty of the pyramids, tombs and structures built have been preserved at a high level. Being able to not only read about history, but also see it is a privilege that we should cherish.
There are times in virtual tours where you wonder what you should be looking at, but during this tour, there is always something to look at. A straight shot down to his tomb, but nicely decorated the whole way lets you see how much Egyptians revered the afterlife.
Queen Meresankh's tomb was happened upon with surprise while clearing the debris around the tomb. The entrance is below ground level, but an astonishingly beautiful tomb that differs from other tombs. A video guide to the tomb can be viewed by clicking this link.
If you're looking for a full overview of the various monuments, tombs and pyramids in Egypt, look no further. With an extremely in-depth website, you can explore information and find the exact location of each! Scroll along on the front page, or click the three bar button at the top left of the webpage to find more information on Egypt.
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.

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

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.