Hilltoppers is a community of mature adults (55+) who are interested in current affairs, cultural experiences, Jewish-related issues, and local life. Everyone is welcome to join us at our Board and Program meetings, as well as on our day trips, theater excursions and Book Club meetings.



Please join us by calling Liz Mellman at 610-649-7807.

 

Hilltopper Meeting Schedule

 

Board Meetings
Dates: 1st Thursday of the month
Time: 10:30 AM

Program Meetings
Dates: 3rd Thursday of the month
Time: 1:30 PM or 7:30 PM

Book Club
Previous discussions have included books such as Suite Francaise, The World To Come, The Glass Castle, and A Thousand Splendid Suns.
Dates: 2nd Thursday of the month
Time: 1:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HILLTOPPERS YEAR IN ADVANCE
2017-2018

MM-Monthly Meeting BD-Board Meeting
BK-Book Discussion Group TBA-To Be Announced

 

 

2018      
September      
6 BD 10:30 am  
13 BK 1:30 pm Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
 27 MM 7:30 pm  Dr. Les Rachlin: Jewish American Folk Song ... Including Elvis
       
October      
4 BD 10:30 am  
11 BK 1:30 pm The Book of Separation by Tova Mirvis
18 MM 7:30 pm Daniel Endy: Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Social Media But Were Afraid To Ask
       
November      
1 BD 10:30 am  
8 BK 1:30 pm  A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
15 MM 7:30 pm Lori Lowenthal Marcus: Origins of Jewish Superstitions
       
December      
6 BD 10:30 am  
13 BK 1:30 pm The Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg
20 MM 1:30 pm Ed Eisen: A Reporter’s Front Row Seat to History
       
2019      
January      
3 BD 10:30 am  
10 BK 1:30 pm The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
17 MM 1:30 pm Cathryn Miller-Wilson: Immigration and HIAS-Pennsylvania
       
February      
7 BD 10:30 am  
14 BK 1:30 pm The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin
  MM   (no program)
       
March      
7 BD 10:30 am  
14 BK 1:30 pm The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
21 MM 1:30 pm The Old Comrades: Band Music from the 30s, 40s & Beyond
       
April      
4 BD 10:30 am  
11 MM 1:30 pm Diane G. Steinbrink: Jewish Playwrights + Monologues
25  BK 1:30 pm  And After the Fire by Lauren Belfer
       
May      
2 BD 10:30 am  
10 BK 1:30 pm My Notorious Life by Kate Manning
16 MM 7:00 pm Closing Dinner & Jeff Dershin Music: 1-Man Band and Vocalist (date might be tentative)
       
June      
6 BD 10:30 am  
13 BK 1:30 pm No One Is Coming To Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts