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Palmyra Senior Citizens Program: “Helping Older Adults Lead Fuller Lives”

If you are a Palmyra or local senior citizen and searching for fun and interesting things to do then you may wish to consider joining the Palmyra Senior Citizens Program, a local non-profit organization dedicated to “Helping Older Adults Lead Fuller Lives”.

The Program meets at the Palmyra Community Center, 30 W. Broad St. (adjacent to Palmyra Borough Hall).

For questions — or to sign up — contact Marva Jones, President, at (856) 786-2145.

Registration is $15.00 per year and there may be additional costs for some of the programs.  And you must be at least 55 years young to join!

Activities are scheduled for Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  Some of the exciting programs include:

Monday: Short Story Book Club at 12:00 PM followed by a discussion at 1:00 PM. Bring your lunch!

Tuesday:  Pokeno! Every Tuesday beginning at 10:00 AM.  Bring those pennies!

Wednesday:  Exercise Class beginning at 9:30 AM; Wii Bowling at 12:00 PM; Crocheting (1st & 3rd Wednesdays) after lunch; and Line Dancing (2nd & 4th Wednesdays) at 10:30 AM.  Cost is $1.00.

Friday:  Bingo from 10:00 AM to Noon (bring quarters); Computer training from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM; and a movie from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (bring your lunch!).

Other activities include: trips, social affairs, library, ping pong, visiting nurse, indoor tennis, bocce, basketball, horse shows, volley ball, card games, board games, badminton and more!  Check out the monthly newsletter and enjoy the hot & cold beverages and morning snacks!  Get your flu shot and produce vouchers and eat and be merry at the special luncheons, cookout and Thanksgiving and Christmas parties too!

Wow!  Call Marva Jones to learn more and get ready to have fun! (856) 786-2145.

R&SVP — Retired & Senior Volunteer Program

R&SVP — Retired & Senior Volunteer Program, is a non-profit organization in Burlington County, supported by the Corporation of National and Community Service and sponsored by Burlington County College. Our programs place hundreds of volunteers, age 55 and over at more than 50 locations in Burlington County annually. The RSVP program is open to all individuals age 55 or older who live in or work in Burlington County. The website for the RSVP program can be viewed at http://staff.bcc.edu/rsvp/.

ATTENTION SENIORS!!!
Do you have questions about services for senior citizens? Not sure of what services you may be entitled to?

At the Burlington County Office on Aging, we have the answers you are looking for. The Intake Social Worker is available to speak to individuals or groups about all the senior services offered.

If you are interested in a presentation for your senior group, church group, or group of friends, please call us at (609) 265-5069.We look forward to serving you and connecting you with the services you need.