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Registration Information

Pre-Registration is required for all program unless otherwise indicated.  Registration are accepted with full payment and completed forms in –person or via mail. No phone registration are accepted.  Registration forms can be downloaded from the Township website: lowergwynedd.org forms can also be faxed or emailed. We accept cash, checks (payable to Lower Gwynedd Township), and credit cards.  There is a service fee for all credit card transactions.  There will be a $25 service charge on all returned checks. 

Refunds:  Full refunds will only be issued if the Parks & Recreation Department cancels a program.  All discounted amusement and ski tickets sales are final and nonrefundable.  All refunds requested by the registration that are granted will be charge a $5 administration fee. 

Cancellation Policy:  Programs are subject to cancellation if there is insufficient enrollment, inclement weather or other reasonable causes. 

Photo Policy:  The Lower Gwynedd Township Parks & Recreation Department may take photos of program participants or park visitors.  Please be aware that these photos are for department use only and may appear in future brochures, newsletters, website or flyers. 


Discounted Tickets

The Parks & Recreation Department offers Discounted Ski tickets to area Ski Resorts from December through March.  May through September a variety of discounted tickets are available for amusement parks.  Tickets can be purchased at the Township Building Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  For a complete listing of the tickets available visit the Parks & Recreation page on the Township Website, www.lowergwynedd.org




Know your Medicare Options


Please join us at Lower Gwynedd Township Parks and Recreation

Penllyn Woods Building


Tuesday October 2 

from 6:30pm to 8:00pm

During this free seminar you will learn:


  • How Medicare works and what it covers


  • How Part "D" prescription cards work and how to pick the right one for you


  • The differences between Medicare supplements and Medicare Advantage plans


 Have your questions answered so you can make the right choice when planning for Medicare or Medicare Advantage decisions.


Presenter: Steve Perlman, DelVal Senior Advisors, 

Independent Medicare Planning Specialist


To register: Contact the Parks and Recreation Department

(suggested, note required)

Presented by DelVal Senior Advisors





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Tech Question & Answer

Presented by the Blue Bell Branch of the Wissahickon Valley Public Library

Date:  Wednesday October 24, 2018

Time:  1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location:  Lower Gwynedd Township  Building, 1130 N Bethlehem Pike, Spring House  

Have electronic issues? Library staff and volunteers will be ready to help you resolve them! Devices you can bring; tablet computer (iPad, Droid), e-readers (Kindle, Nook), smart phones (iPhone, Droid).  Appointments are required for this program.  Please call the Blue Bell Library at 215-646-320 to setup your 30 minute appointment. 

Disclaimer: The Library’s intent is to help people learn the use of their devices.  The Library does not assume responsibility for device that are not working property and can’t fix devices.





ARC Babysitting

Lower Gwynedd Parks & Recreation


This certification course provides teens with the confidence and skills to care for youngsters. Prospective employers will be happy to hire babysitters who have acquired this official recognition. Upon completion of the course, you will receive an ARC Certification Card, an informational CD-rom, as well as child care concepts.  You must attend the entire course, pass the evaluations, and show the maturity to properly care for children. Please bring a lunch, pencil and snack.

Saturday October 13

Location:    Penllyn Woods Community Building

Time:            9am – 3pm

Ages:             11-15 years

Fee:               $71 per person






Make it Take it Craft Nights

Fleece Pillow

Age:  8-12

Cost:  $5 per person

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Date: Wednesday November 7


T-Shirt Rug

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Age:  8-12

Cost:  $5 per person

Date: Wednesday December 5




 Young Remembrandts

Early Elementary Drawing (ages 4-6), 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Drawing (ages 7-14), 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Cartooning (age 8-14), 11:15 a.m.  – 12:15 p.m.

Sessions1:  Saturdays September 8- October 6

Session 2:  Saturdays October 13 – November 10

Session 3:  Saturdays November 17 – December 22 (No Class Nov 24

Session 4: Saturdays January 5 – February 2

Location: Penllyn Woods Community Building

Cost:  $70 per participant


Knitting for Everyone

If you are an experienced knitter, or just a beginner and wish to learn how to knit. If you have a knitting question, or need help with a pattern.This is a very informal group who meets at the Penllyn Woods Community Building once a week.

Dates: Thursday Afternoons
Time: 1:00 -3:00 p.m.
Location: Penllyn Woods Community Building


Penllyn Woods Community Building


Reservations are being taking for the 2018 calendar year. If you have an upcoming birthday party, wedding shower, baby shower or family gathering how about considering the Penllyn Woods Community Building. Contact Sandi Feight, Recreation Director for the room's availability 215-646-5302.