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Life at Tel Hai is enriching and rewarding. From aquatic classes and concerts to lectures and luncheons, we’d love to see you.  Let’s pair your interests and passions with our community… you’ll discover that there is something for everyone! Our calendars are jam-packed with life-enhancing events that will keep your mind engaged, your body energized, and your spirit lifted.

At Tel Hai, our doors are always open. We welcome our neighbors and the greater community to attend events and activities. Unless otherwise noted as an exclusive, resident-only event or fee charged, most events are free and open to the public.

The What’s New- our residential living newsletter and calendar which you can view by clicking ‘Download Monthly Activity Calendar’- is a great example of our current month’s programming! 

Discover Upcoming Events 2024

The Resale Shop Open
Friday, April 19, 9 AM – 1 PM

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store (open once a month) providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. (The shop is located in the Hertzler Apartments building- follow signage. All proceeds benefit the Tel Hai Care Assurance Fund.)


Rockingham Male Chorus
Saturday, April 20, 7 PM

The Rockingham Male Chorus of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia is a group of volunteer musicians from a variety of careers who welcome the opportunity to travel and to sing the gospel of Christ. Organized in 1966, the chorus continues under the direction of David MacMillan. Our interdenominational services and programming welcome individuals of all faiths. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Meet & Greet: The Turtle Moon Native American Flute Circle
Monday, April 22, 2:15 PM

The Turtle Moon Native American Flute Circle is an 8-year-old Berks County community group of Native American-style flute enthusiasts who meet monthly to listen, play and learn. Members will present a program on a brief historic journey of indigenous instruments, origins and anatomy. They will have on display their personal collections, including historic and replica instruments, handcarved flutes and handcrafted rhythm instruments. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Reduce Inflammation Naturally
Monday, April 29, 2:15 PM

Do you have any of these signs of chronic inflammation like painful, swollen or stiff joints, pain in the tendons or ligaments and muscle stiffness?  Dr. Leo McCormick of McCormick Chiropractic, will review why inflammation happens, natural steps to reduce inflammation and management. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Chester County Youth Orchestra
Wednesday, May 1, 7:30 PM**

The Chester County Youth Orchestra is dedicated to giving young student musicians— grades 6-12— in Southeastern Pennsylvania the chance to grow musically by performing challenging works from the standard orchestral literature as well as music from the cinema and the Broadway stage. These talented students hone their performance skills and learn a wide variety of music. As members of the CCYO, students gain experience playing music of many different composers, styles, and time periods. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


‘Day in the Country’ OPEN HOUSE
Saturday, May 4

Unlock the potential of your future—filled with freedom and independence — at the “Hill of Life”! Explore our full range of expansive services, amenities and residential living accommodations. You won’t want to miss our largest and most popular annual open house event! RSVP required. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.


Exploring the Welsh Mountain
Mondays, May 6, 13, 20, 2:15 PM

Join lecturer Ken Sensenig for a three-part talk on the Welsh Mountain, which stretches for about 15 miles across Lancaster and Chester Counties, from New Holland to Honey Brook. These presentations will explore the geological, culture and religious aspects of the mountain.  Along the way we will encounter bandits, miners, preachers and Amish entrepreneurs along with stories about the notorious Buzzard brothers. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


With All My Heart, Corrie Ten Boom
Thursday, May 9, 7 PM

Celebrate Ascension Day with the music and dramatic presentation of With All My Heart, Corrie Ten Boom by Debi Irene Wahl of Act 1 Productions. Our interdenominational services and programming welcome individuals of all faiths. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


The Resale Shop Open
Friday, May 17, 9 AM – 1 PM

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store (open once a month) providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. (The shop is located in the Hertzler Apartments building- follow signage. All proceeds benefit the Tel Hai Care Assurance Fund.)


Silver, Wood & Ivory
Friday, May 17, 7:30 PM

Silver, Wood & Ivory are two women, 19 flutes and recorders, a piano, a Celtic harp and a whole lot of friendship! Each piece is uniquely arranged by Cindy Wittenberg and Tracy Dietrich, and incorporates a blend of musical styles including classical, Broadway, sacred, jazz, and their own compositions. Together, throughout the past 24 years, they have produced 17 albums and continue to perform concerts in various local venues.  (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


The Mainliners Chorus
Thursday, June 6, 7:30 PM

The Delaware Valley’s premier men’s chorus — The Mainliners —are back to perform a variety of songs in four-part a cappella style. The group’s musical style includes enthusiastic renditions of sentimental ballads, snappy rhythm tunes and rousing patriotic numbers. Formed in Bryn Mawr in 1963, their musical style had its roots in the 1870s and flourished into the 1920s. (Event held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai: Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 1300 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


West Chester Community Band
Monday, June 10, 7:30 PM

The West Chester Band is an all-volunteer Community Concert Band, performing in and around the area since 1986. The band has earned a fine reputation for performing a variety of audience pleasing music. The evening’s performance will include a wide variety of musical genres such as classics, show-tunes, jazz pieces, marches, and contemporary arrangements. (Event held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai: Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 1300 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Ben Mauger’s Mission Impossible Band
Tuesday, June 18, 7:30 PM

Mauger’s newest 8-piece band- Mission Impossible- has a repertoire including Big Band swing, show tunes, and songs from the 60s and 70s. The group also plays favorites from bands like Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, The Blues Brothers & Chicago.   The name was picked because it’s nearly impossible to find 8 musicians that know all the different styles of all this great music…. but Ben found them! (Event held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai: Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 1300 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


The Resale Shop Open
Friday, June 21, 9 AM – 1 PM

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store (open once a month) providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. (The shop is located in the Hertzler Apartments building- follow signage. All proceeds benefit the Tel Hai Care Assurance Fund.)


CAISO Steeldrum Band
Friday, June 28, 7:30 PM

CAISO (pronounced ki-e-so) has been playing and entertaining together since 1979. Its seven members, all formerly with the Trinidad & Tobago Steel Band of Washington, DC, had performed previously with well-known groups in Trinidad and the West Indies. The group’s varied repertoire includes popular music, Jazz, Rock, Calypso, Latin American and original compositions. (Event held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai: Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 1300 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Tim Zimmerman & The King’s Brass
Tuesday, July 9, 7:30 PM

Tim Zimmerman, Director, and The King’s Brass provide innovative worship through the “best in sacred brass music.” By teaming together, these Christian professionals from around the United States perform a wide variety of music including hymn classics, Handel, jazz spirituals, Christmas carols and patriotic marches. The King’s Brass will lift your heart and spirit in praise. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


The Resale Shop Open
Friday, July 19, 9 AM – 1 PM

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store (open once a month) providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. (The shop is located in the Hertzler Apartments building- follow signage. All proceeds benefit the Tel Hai Care Assurance Fund.)


Pianist Jeffrey Uhlig & Vocalist Ben Dibble: Best of Broadway
Friday, July 26, 7:30 PM

Vocalist Ben Dibble is joined by Tel Hai favorite Jeffrey Uhlig on piano. Dibble- a proud Philadelphia actor and teacher- has appeared in nearly 100 professional theatrical productions locally and nationally, and has appeared onstage with the Philadelphia Orchestra and the Philadelphia Boys Choir in Verizon Hall. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Slingshot: Rock & Soul Revival
Friday, August 2, 7 PM

Slingshot is a versatile and popular 4-piece band based that features the music of the 60s, 70s and 80s including classic rock, soul, ‘one-hit wonders’ and more. This summer’s performance—Rock & Soul Revival— will bring back some of your favorite tunes from decades past. (Event held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai: Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 1300 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Dr. Jester and the Kings of Swing
Wednesday, August 7, 7:30 PM

As a disciplined and creative musician, Jennifer Jester incorporates a rich musical background with many experiences in multiple genres. Her music is an extension of self that is sometimes fun, whimsical and alluring. The music lives up to Jennifer’s last name, and is entertaining, playful and diverse. (Event held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai: Outdoor Amphitheater, located at 1300 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


The Resale Shop Open
Friday, August 16, 9 AM – 1 PM

Tel Hai’s Resale Shop is an on-campus thrift store (open once a month) providing quality used items at unbelievably low prices. (The shop is located in the Hertzler Apartments building- follow signage. All proceeds benefit the Tel Hai Care Assurance Fund.)


Travelogue: Williamsburg Through The Seasons
Monday, August 26, 2:15 PM

Join Tel Hai Resident Sally Weigand as you travel south to the delightful communities of south-eastern Virginia including Williamsburg through the seasons, visit the peak at the James River Plantations, and the sites of both Jamestown and Yorktown. (Event held in The StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook.)


Discover Art Gallery Events 2024

Tel Hai boasts an impressive array of professional and in-house resident artists’ work on display in the Clark Gallery, located within StoneCroft Commons. The resident-led Art Task Force welcomes the public to enjoy the gallery and discover more about the featured artist, their technique and each curated collection. The Clark Gallery is located at 4000 Tree Line Drive, Honey Brook. Parking is available adjacent to the entrance of StoneCroft Commons.

Featuring Quilts: A Tel Hai Resident Collection

On Display: April & May 2024

This curated display will include an assortment of hand- and machine-quilted coverlets, lap quilts and patchwork quilts by Tel Hai’s very own residents. Each uniquely colorful, enjoy the variation of patterns, sizes and techniques showcased in this collection.

Featuring Christopher Lanser

On Display: June & July 2024

The art of Christopher Lanser is a gentle blending of folk-art stylings and realism, giving a soft, nostalgic look at our world: a place filled with community, family and faith. Painting in oils and acrylics, Chris’s focus is on creating beautiful and inspiring fine art images of historic and nostalgic places in the Lancaster and Chester County area. The buildings and communities depicted in his work really exist, and Christopher prides himself on combining his love of local history with painting. Meet Chris on Thursday, July 25 from 1-3 PM in the gallery.

Featuring Needlework: A Tel Hai Resident Collection

On Display: August & September 2024

This curated display will include an assortment of needlework by Tel Hai residents, including cross-stitch, needlepoint, crochet, embroidery and knitted pieces. The countless hours invested into this painstaking collection will be a treat for the eyes that you won’t want to miss!

Discover International Trips 2025 & Beyond

Tel Hai plans community-sponsored day trips, shopping excursions, overnight motor coach tours and land-and-sea cruises throughout the year to popular and in-demand destinations.

From touring the Holy Lands in Israel to basking in the sun in Bermuda, a vast array of local, regional and international trips provide residents with a wide range of choices for every interest. For many, the journey is as much fun as the destination when traveling with their neighbors and friends.

For questions on future Tel Hai sponsored trips, contact Chaplain David Hicks at dhicks@telhai.org or 610-273-9333 ext. 2443.


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(Please Note: For concerts/events held at The Hillside Amenities of Tel Hai, if inclement weather, events will be moved inside to the StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts.)