Swarthmore Senior Citizens Association

Swarthmore Senior Citizens Association


About Us

Why we're here

Senior citizens of Swarthmore and surrounding communities consider themselves an integral and active part of our Borough.

What we do

We are here to promote the well-being of seniors, as well as others in the community, by providing a welcoming environment for social interaction, learning opportunities, and exploring resources through a variety of activities and programs. 

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Be a part of us

You are welcome, no matter your age or interests, to participate in our programs and services.


Sign up to hear from us about our upcoming programs and events, and ways to get involved in your community.

Our Leadership

Board of Directors

Board members are elected by the membership to three-year terms. Officers are elected by the Board.


Sheila Bell, Secretary

Louise Coffin, Vice President, Communications Chair

Nancy Daniel, Development Chair

Bill Davis, Aging-in-Place Chair

Sue Dawes, Intergenerational Chair

Ann Foster, Membership Chair

Maria Mooney, Director

Judie Neale, Director

Linton Stables, President

Gudrun Weinberg, Treasurer

Alice “Putty” Willetts, President Emerita


Committee Chairs

who are not Board members:

Barbara Bernhardt, Sunshine Chair

Sue Lawson, Dew Drop Inn Liaison

Council of Advisors

Advisers are eminent members of the community who act as mentors to the Board and keepers of the flame.


Doug Bender

Peter Bloom

Eck Gerner

Gudmund Iversen

Christine Polito

G. Guy Smith

Ann Torregrossa


Our Administrator keeps everything moving and in good order. She schedules speakers, trips, and other programs, and she keeps our communications flowing.

Our Administrator is 

Stephanie McDonough.

Contact Stephanie using the Contact Us link below.

Read our Newsletter

Download and read our recent newsletters, which are mailed every other month to members and friends of the Association.

Become a member and you will get this in your mailbox!

Previous newsletters are downloadable from this page.

Contact Us

Better yet, come to one of our events!

Every Wednesday we have a noontime program with interesting and entertaining topics. We start at noon with lunch (bring your own or have soup and bread for a modest donation)* and the program starts at 12:30 and lasts until 1:30 p.m.

Swarthmore United Methodist Church

129 Park Avenue, Swarthmore

* On the first Wednesday of each month

lunch is provided for everyone.

On Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday stop by the Dew Drop Inn at 7A South Chester Road for games, crafts, and other activities.

Swarthmore Senior Citizens Association

7a S Chester Rd, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081, United States

Call the president at 610-544-3876

Dew Drop Inn Hours



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