Welcome

 

 NOTICE REGARDING AARP TAX PREPARATION

AARP TAX PREPARATION IS NOT AVAILABLE AT THE UPPER MERION SENIOR SERVICE CENTER. 

AARP WILL BE PREPARING TAXES AT THE NORISTOWN LIBRARY (610-278-5100) AND

THE WAYNE SENIOR CENTER (610-688-6246)

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WEATHER CONCERNS

WHEN THE WEATHER IS BAD PLEASE CALL THE SENIOR CENTER AND LISTEN TO THE VOICE MAIL BEFORE VENTURING OUT.  THE VOICE MAIL MESSAGE WILL INDICATE IF WE ARE CLOSED.  IF THE SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED WE WILL BE CLOSED AND IF THERE IS A DELAYED SCHOOL OPENING WE WILL BE CLOSED.  BEST WAY TO FIND OUT IF THE SENIOR CENTER IS CLOSED IS TO CALL FIRST (610-265-4715).

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NEWSLETTER POLICY

PAPER COPIES OF THE MONTHLY NEWSLETTER ARE NO LONGER MAILED.  PLEASE BE SURE WE HAVE YOUR CURRENT EMAIL ADDRESS.  FOR THOSE MEMBERS WHO DO  NOT HAVE EMAIL PAPER COPIES ARE AVAILABLE AT THE SENIOR CENTER (IN THE LOBBY AREA).  

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TIME TO RENEW YOUR 2018 MEMBERSHIP 

NOTE: FOR THE FIRST TIME IN OVER 15 YEARS MEMBERSHIP FEE WILL INCREASE TO $20.00. 

MEMBERSHIP TERM IS FROM JANUARY 1 TO DECEMBER 31

IF YOU HAVE NOT RENEWED YOUR MEMBERSHIP FEBRUARY WILL BE YOUR LAST NEWSLETTER.

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MEMORY CAFE

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 20 AT 2:00 PM

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP DISCUSSIONS

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COFFEE WITH A COP

Friday, February 23 | 7:30AM

Mission BBQ - 120 Village Drive

Join Upper Merion Police Department officers for coffee, donuts, and conversation. Ask questions, share concerns, and get to know your local officers.

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TECH HELP

TUESDAY FEBRUARY 27 FROM 10:00 AM TO 12:00 PM.

SANGEETHA SRINIVASAN, PROGRAM COORDINATOR FOR THE UM TWP. LIBRARY WILL BE HERE TO HELP MEMBERS WITH TECH QUESTIONS (iPAD - iPHONE etc.).  PLEASE SIGN UP ON SHEET IN LOBBY.

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BIG BINGO EVENT

UMSSC BIG BINGO CA$H PRIZE$ SUNDAY, MARCH 4, 2018.  Advance Sale Tickets*: $20.00 Day of Tickets*: $25.00 Doors Open 11:00 AM Games Start 12:00 PM Refreshments for sale**.  (*No One Under Age 18 Will Be Admitted **No Outside Food or Beverage Permitted) Registration Forms are available in the Senior Center Lobby or on this website under "Forms".

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MUSCLE TENSION SCREENINGS

TUESDAY, MARCH 6 AT 10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM.  Muscle tension screenings measure the tension in a person's neck, upper back and lower back.   It can give an accurate reading of areas of the body that are stressed and experience tension.  A great tool for people to see where they carry their stress and what they can do about it.  Sign-up sheet in the lobby area to receive the five (5) minute per person screening.

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FLEA MARKET DONATIONS STARTING

BEGINNING MONDAY, MARCH 19 donations will be accepted in the Flea Room  for our Annual Flea Market & Bake Sale to be held Saturday, April 14.  Acceptable donations are children’s books, appliances and electronics (in working order), knickknacks, decorations, etc. Donations of used clothing, junk or broken or non-working items not accepted!   The Flea Room will be open Monday through Thursday from 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM (NOT OPEN ON FRIDAY’S).  OUR ANNUAL FLEA MARKET WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, APRIL 14 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  All profits from sales benefit the Senior Center. 

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SEPTA PASS ID EVENT

THURSDAY,  FEBRUARY 22 AT 11:30 AM TO 1:00 PM.  REPS FROM SENATOR DAYLIN LEACH'S OFFICE WILL BE HERE TO TAKE APPLICATIONS FOR SEPTA RAIL PASSES.  THEY WILL HELP COMPLETE AND MAIL APPLICATIONS TO SEPTA.  YOU MUST BE 65 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO PARTICIPATE.   BRING YOUR DRIVER'S OR PHOTO ID'S.

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DID YOU KNOW?

At the Upper Merion Senior Service Center we have our own separate and wonderful new space for our members to enjoy a plethora of activities, special events and trips.  So, why not join us Monday through Friday between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm?  You'll be glad you did!  

And please remember: YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE A MEMBER OF THE COMMUNITY CENTER TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THE UPPER MERION SENIOR SERVICE CENTER.

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