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About Golden Slipper Center for Seniors

photoWelcome to the Golden Slipper Center for Seniors.

Founded in 1995, the Senior Center operates weekdays as a full service center serving the community over the age of 62.

The Center for Seniors is a non-profit organization which operates under the umbrella of Golden Slipper Club & Charities which provides numberous charitable services in the Delaware Valley including an overnight Camp in the Poconos, college scholarships, an annual seder dinner for seniors and emergency aid to those in need. 

We are a full service center offering programs, classes, and activities
enabling seniors to remain fully engaged in life.






Staff Directory

Marcia Garrell, Executive Director

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Susan Keller, Assistant Director /
Social Worker

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Office Manager

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Debra Ross, Activities Coordinator

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Lyuda Ulyanitskaya, Russian Advisor

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Ahren Lalonde, Meal and Transportation Coordinator

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Barbara Walker, Kitchen Supervisor & Courtney Helms, Kitchen Staff

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Chelsea Roach, Activities Coordinator

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Become a Member

photoWith an active membership of 350 seniors, most of our members come from the neighborhoods that stretch along City Avenue including: Wynnefield Heights, Balwynne Park, Overbrook Park, Havertown, Bala Cynwyd, and other Main Line Communities. Located at 3901 Conshohocken Avenue in Philadelphia, the Center is in a tree-lined neighborhood that is tucked behind the newly constructed Target on City Avenue. Our building (the Pavilion) is one of the buildings in the Greenbriar Apartment Complex, which is located next door to Brith Shalom Apartments.

The cost of membership is $36.00 for the entire year. You can begin your membership at anytime. This fee entitles you to participate in all our programs and activities, although cultural and shopping trips may entail an extra charge. As a member, you are also able purchase our lunches at a reduced rate of $2.25. You must be at least 62 years young- and be ready to take advantage of all our outstanding programs while you socialize and meet new friends.

We also offer a one month trial membership that allows you to come three times in one month to see if the Center is right for you. During that month, you only pay members' prices. This is a risk free way to check us out and we would encourage you to try the trial membership.

For more information, please call Susan Keller at 215-877-6667.

Trial Membership

photoWe offer a one month trial membership that allows you to come three times in one month to see if the Center is right for you.

During that month, you only pay members' prices.

This is a risk free way to check us out and we would encourage you to try the trial membership.

If you are interested in our trial membership,
please call Susan Keller at 215-877-6667.

Center for Seniors Programs

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The Center for Seniors boasts a remarkably varied calendar. Activities change each week and month.

Whether a member is in good physical shape or less agile, there's something for everyone at the Center for Seniors.

Click on our calendar of activities below and view our movies, games, book reviews, musical entertainers, dance and exercise classes for one affordable membership fee.

The Center for Seniors is open Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 2:00pm and sometimes later for special programs.

Click Here to see the Center for Seniors Activities Calendar
 
 

photoLunches

The Center offers a hot lunch and alternative lighter fare daily. Keeping a kosher kitchen, the Center's caterer is Betty the Caterer, well known in the Jewish community.

Our menu changes monthly and we change our entire menu every quarter.

A typical hot lunch consists of a soup, dairy or meat entrée, bread and dessert. Our lighter fare consists of a boxed lunch which contains a sandwich, side salad such as coleslaw, fruit juice and dessert such a fresh piece of fruit or cookie.

Once you are a member, lunch is only $2.30. Members may bring guests. The charge for a guest for lunch is $5.00.

 

                                      Click Here to see the Center for Seniors Lunch Menu

Staff Directory

Marcia Garrell, Executive Director

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Susan Keller, Assistant Director / Social Worker

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Office Manager

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Debra Ross, Activities Coordinator

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Lyuda Ulyanitskaya, Russian Advisor

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Adonica Saunders, Meal and Transportation Coordinator

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Phone: 215-877-6667

Barbara Walker, Kitchen Supervisor

Phone: 215-877-6667

Courtney Helms, Kitchen Aide

Phone: 215-877-6667

Center for Seniors Programs

jewelry

The Center for Seniors boasts a remarkably varied calendar. Activities change each week and month.

Whether a member is in good physical shape or less agile, there's something for everyone at the Center for Seniors.

Click on our calendar of activities below and view our movies, games, book reviews, musical entertainers, dance and exercise classes for one affordable membership fee.

The Center for Seniors is open Monday to Friday from 9:30am to 2:00pm and sometimes later for special programs.

Click Here to see the Center for Seniors Activities Calendar
 
 

photoLunches

The Center offers a hot lunch and alternative lighter fare daily. Keeping a kosher kitchen, the Center's caterer is Betty the Caterer, well known in the Jewish community.

Our menu changes monthly and we change our entire menu every quarter.

A typical hot lunch consists of a soup, dairy or meat entrée, bread and dessert. Our lighter fare consists of a boxed lunch which contains a sandwich, side salad such as coleslaw, fruit juice and dessert such a fresh piece of fruit or cookie.

Once you are a member, lunch is only $2.30. Members may bring guests. The charge for a guest for lunch is $5.00.

 

                                      Click Here to see the Center for Seniors Lunch Menu