Category: Out and About

September 4, 2018

Lunch at the William Penn Inn

The William Penn Inn, founded in 1714 and located on beautifully landscaped grounds in Montgomery County, is the oldest continuously operated country inn in Pennsylvania offering continental country dining in an elegant setting. We had a wonderful day enjoying the fine dining experience that the William Penn Inn has been doing so wonderfully for the […]

January 11, 2018

The American Treasure Tour

Today we adventured to The American Treasure Tour. We had a wonderful time enjoying an all you can eat buffet, a ride on a tram car through the museum and most importantly making new friends. Our residents were blown away by the spectacular collection of antiques, classic automobiles and mechanical musical instruments.

August 30, 2017

Mummers Museum

The Mummers traditions date back to 400 BC. They symbolize celebration, fun, family and tradition. The residents at Blue Bell Place celebrated their Philadelphian heritage by visiting this exciting and colorful museum. At the museum we enjoyed a detailed tour, a buffet lunch and live music performed by the Mummers themselves.

June 9, 2017

Ivyland Train Trip

This week we enjoyed an old-fashioned railroading experience on a vintage train that departed from the 1891 New Hope & Ivyland Train Station. The minute we stepped on the platform, we all felt transformed back in time to the days when riding a train wasn't just transportation, but an event in and of itself. We learned the […]

October 28, 2016

Fall Hayride

This month we took a trip to Linvilla Orchards for a hayride tour around the 300 acre family owned farm. We had a great time! On this wagon ride we learned all about the Linvilla family and how they grow all their crops from pears to peaches to apples and more. After the hayride we enjoyed […]

September 30, 2016

New York, New York!

In September, we explored New York City from the Hudson River. The trip was perfect! We had a wonderful lunch overlooking the water on pier 83 in Manhattan. Once we were done with lunch we boarded a large circle line cruise ship that toured us around the Statue of Liberty. The boat ride was wonderful! […]

September 7, 2016

Under the Sea!

This summer we took our Pathway's residents to the Camden Aquarium. What a great day we had. The weather was perfect, especially for such a hot summer. Inside the aquarium we explored various exhibits of the great underwater world. Adventured to see the wonderful world of hippos and gasped in excitement as we watched the […]

August 24, 2016

Pizza Time!

This week our Pathways residents enjoyed a delicious pizza for lunch at Mr. P's Pizza in Blue Bell. We had a wonderful time laughing and joking with each other. Thank you Mr. P's Pizza for helping to make this a day to remember!

August 24, 2016

It’s a Strike!

This month we had a blast at Fascenda Whitaker Lanes, where we bowled the afternoon away. We had two teams, men vs. women, competing to see who would be the bowling champs. The competition was close but in the end the women took it with a combined bowling score of 327 to 270.

June 1, 2016

Bowling for Smiles!

In the month of May, ten residents from Pathways ventured to Fascenda Whitaker Lanes to engage in a rousing game of bowling. What a great time we had! Each of us took turns stepping up to the lane and rolling the ball in hopes to knock down all the pins. Some came with skills and […]

March 21, 2016

Spring Flowers!

Spring has sprung! In celebration of spring, we took a trip to the Peter Becker's Community Flower Show. It was amazing to smell all the fresh flowers and see the magnificent art installations this community created. We had a great time touring the exhibit and then enjoyed a little shopping through the marketplace filled with […]

October 1, 2015

Exploring the Gardens!

In September, we explored the beautiful botanical gardens of Longwood in Kennette Square. This trip was a sight to remember, as we toured through the Longwood conservatory. We adventured in rooms such as the palm house, acacia passage, the tropical terrace and the water lily display. The orchid house and waterlily display voted to be […]

December 9, 2014

Whitpain Veteran Takes Nostalgic Ride on Strasburg Rail Road

The below article is featured in the Times Herald, posted on Sunday, November, 2nd, 2014. Click here for the original article published in the Times Herald. From the sounds of the whistle blowing to the thump-thump-thumping of the wheels chugging down the tracks, there's something about a train ride that can stir up the romance and mystery […]