Category Archives: Events

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!

Help Us Define the Vision for Jenkintown2035!

Please come to our community visioning workshop on Thursday, October 29th from 6 to 8 pm at the Jenkintown School Cafeteria. This is a great opportunity to join the conversation with fellow residents, businesses, and lovers of Jenkintown to help shape the future of the Borough. The goal of this workshop is to introduce the comprehensive planning process and gather your thoughts and opinions about the long-range vision for the Borough, as well as other Borough-wide issues such as land use, recreation, and transportation. Please visit our webpage at to learn more. Continue reading Help Us Define the Vision for Jenkintown2035!

Abandoned Scripts Turn In

The Jenkintown Police Department, the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office and the Montgomery County Chiefs of Police Association will sponsor a drug take back day on Saturday, October 17, 2015 from 10AM to 2PM.  You can drop off any unused or expired medications at the Jenkintown Police Department 700 Summit Avenue.  Officers will be on hand to collect your medications.

Fire Prevention Week

This week is Fire Prevention Week, and the Fire Departments of Jenkintown are hosting an event in the Town Square on Thursday, Oct. 8th, 6:30 – 8:30 pm.  The parking lot at the Town Square will be closed for the event.  It’s a nice event to teach kids about fire prevention, and to come out and say thanks to our volunteers who work so hard for our community. For more information, please see their flyer here.

7th Annual Chili Cook-Off & Pie-Eating Contest in Town Square (Re-Scheduled)

Bust out your classic chili recipe for Jenkintown’s 7th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Pie-Eating Contest, and compete for your share of $200 in cash prizes plus the chance to stake your claim as Chili Royalty of Jenkintown. Online registration is now open at .   The event will be held on Sunday, November 1st, from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Is custard pie more your flavor? Join us for the annual Pie-Eating Contest! For an entry fee of One Canned Good which will be donated to help families in our area, you can test your mettle against Jenkintown’s fastest and finest pie eaters with delicious fresh baked pies from Velvet Sky Bakery. Sign up here! . Winners will claim everlasting glory plus a FREE pair of movie tickets to the Hiway Theater! Continue reading 7th Annual Chili Cook-Off & Pie-Eating Contest in Town Square (Re-Scheduled)