Category Archives: Events

Abington Friends School hosts 17 MLK ‘Day of Service’ projects

The public is invited to join in the Martin Luther King Day of Service activities at Abington Friends School from 9 a.m. until noon on Monday, January 18. The projects benefit many worthy local organizations, including The Breathing Room Foundation, Aid for Friends and Whosoever Gospel Mission. Volunteers are needed to bake bread, make soup, make scarves and blankets, build bird feeders or help clean up the creek that flows through the campus. All ages are welcome.

Also, don’t miss a huge “New to You” clothing sale at Abington Friends School on Saturday, Jan. 16, from 9 a.m. until noon. Hundreds of gently used items will be on sale, and none is priced higher than $3. Proceeds benefit the Montgomery County Women’s Center’s domestic-violence-prevention project.

Abington Friends School is located at 575 Washington Lane, Jenkintown, Pa.

For more information or to register to volunteer, visit A flyer for more information can be found here

Independent Fire Company Hosting Spaghetti Dinner

Independent Fire Company of Jenkintown will be hosting a spaghetti dinner from 6:15 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Saturday November 7th in the Immaculate Comception’s Conahan Hall. Tickets can be purchased in advanced for $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-10 and free for children 3 and younger.  For more information, and to purchase your tickets please email or call (215) 239 – 7907

Come join us for a night of good times, raffles and have your local firefighters cook you dinner!

Independent Fire Co flyer can be found here.

Important Updates From the Recreation Board!

The Jenkintown Recreation Board is excited to announce this year’s Scare on the Square, our annual celebration of all that is tricky and treat-y in Jenkintown. Please join us on Saturday, October 31st from 2pm-4pm in Town Square, where we’ll have tons of fun activities for monsters of all ages!

We’ll kick off the event promptly at 2pm with fun games for our youngest citizens, including Bobbing For Apples, Halloween Mummy Contest, Spooky Crafts, and much, much moreWe’ll have treats for all to enjoy and prizes for the scariest costumes! Continue reading Important Updates From the Recreation Board!

Healthy is Ageless!

Salem Adult Citizens are graciously hosting a Health & Wellness Program for the community on Saturday, October 10th, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church, 610 Summit Avenue Jenkintown PA.

This event will educate the community on Breast Cancer Awareness, Diabetes Education, Blood Pressure Screening and much much more!

The Health Fair will also have food & face paintings, Zumba, Aerobics, Yoga and Ballroom dance demonstrations as well as chair massages. Continue reading Healthy is Ageless!