A weekly* gathering for adults 60 years and up. All are welcome to enjoy lunch and a program. Programs vary and often include musical entertainment, special speakers, demonstrations or hands-on activities. Friendship Circle is a wonderful opportunity to connect with others in the community.
Gatherings are every Monday 11:30am - 2:00pm (September 9 - December 16) and include a lunch and a program. Doors open at 11:30am, lunch begins at noon, and program begins at 1:00pm.
Price per person: $10 | Friendship Circle members: $7
Annual Membership Fee: $30
For more information, contact Beth Kushnick at [email protected].
*Unless noted otherwise
Friendship Circle Fall Events
Wednesday, October 16: Ron Gooley on the saxophone with a Rittenhouse Village sponsored discussion and lunch.
Wednesday, October 23: Comedy hour featuring the marvelous Mrs. Kushner! Come laugh and giggle and enjoy her show!
Monday, October 28: Peoples Security Bank's Trust/Investment Development will be speaking about Trust Services and then live music with the Parkland Strolling Strings. Lunch sponsored by People Security Bank.
Monday, November 4: Piano entertainment provided by Joe Lazonik's "Good Time Piano Music" featuring a variety of musical numbers.
Monday, November 11: Join rabbi Seth Phillips from Congregation Keneseth Israel for a Veteran's Day discussion.
Monday, November 25: "Outsmarting the Scammers" discussion by Brad Knecht, Financial Advisory for Edward Jones. Special dessert sponsored by Edward Jones.
PAST PROGRAMS INCLUDE:
Musical performances including Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra, Parkland High School Strolling Strings, Oldies & Elvis by Jeff Krick, and more.
Art programming including demonstrations and discussion with Lisa Fraenkel, coloring klatch, and more.
Theater and film events including Stagemakers Youth Theater performances, comedy performance by Mary Starshine, short film viewing and discussions, and more.
Special holiday programs including annual Hanukkah luncheon, Tu B'Shevat Seder, and more.
Guest speakers including Rotem Bar, Israeli Cultural Emissary, "The Kosher Nostra, Jewish Organized Crime" by Cooky Notis, Planning for Long Term Care with Julie Knight, “The Journey of a Torah” with speaker Jeanette Eichenwald, and more.
Other unique events including pet therapy with the Cold Nose Lodge Dog Center, bagels and bingo, board games and brunch, Get With the Beat! Fun with drumming and music, and more.