Upcoming Events

Life at Tel Hai Retirement Community is enriching and rewarding.  We welcome the greater community and public to attend the events and activities listed below.  All events are FREE to participants unless otherwise noted.  See you soon on the campus of Tel Hai!

FRIDAY OPEN HOUSE: And don’t forget… The Tel Hai Marketing Office welcomes you during our ‘Friday Open House’ each Friday from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM in the Welcome Center.  View our model apartment and explore all that life has to offer at Tel Hai.  Our Retirement C0unselor Tracy Weaver would love to meet you!  Stop by!


 Fall 2017…

Tel Hai ReSale Shop Open
Tuesday, August 22, 11 am – 1 pm
Hertzler Apartment Building
Check out the latest treasures in the Tel Hai Resale Shop! It provides bargain hunters with an interesting and varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, and more. All sales benefit the Care Assurance Fund!

The Story of Sojourner: Hiking the Appalachian Trail at 75
Friday, September 1, 10:30 am
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts
Hear the story of Soren West who hiked the entire Appalachian Trail (2,200 miles) with his trusty Golden Retriever Theo… at 75 years old! Fulfilling a dream from childhood, this attorney from Lancaster will share his awesome story of navigating from Georgia to Maine, while battling injury, oppressive heat and the unforgiving wilderness. Every Appalachian Trail “thru-hiker” takes a trail name. Soren’s is “Sojo” which stands for “Sojourner.” Travel with him on an adventure he conceived when he was 14 and finally achieved at 75!

28th Annual ‘Tel Hai Cup’ Golf Tournament
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Honeybrook Golf Club
Plan to join residents, friends, team members, business parters and volunteers for another beautiful day on the course! Through your support of the Tel Hai Cup, all funds raised support the Care Assurance Fund.  This fund was established for residents whose financial resources fall short of the cost of the services that they receive. Together, we are closer to reaching our annual goal of 1,965 Days of Care in 2017!

World War II- Part 2
Mondays, September 11, 18, 25 and October 2 & 9 at 1 pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts
Part 2 of a two-part series which kicked off in the spring of 2017, join Chester County historian, teacher and longtime friend of Tel Hai, Ross Kershey, for an informative lecture series on the conflict, military alliances, and history leading to the most widespread war in history. Fee charged.

Taste of Tel Hai Luncheon
Thursday, September 14, 11 am
Welcome Center
Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you!  Join us in the Welcome Center for a tour of the Pearl model apartment, followed by an informational program and a delicious lunch.  Register Online Here or call Ginny at (610) 273-9333, ext. 2144 today!  Seating is limited, so please be sure to register early!

Tel Hai ReSale Shop: Now Open Twice Monthly!
Friday, September 15, 9 am – 1 pm
Tuesday, September 19, 11 am – 1 pm
Hertzler Apartment Building
Check out the latest treasures in the Tel Hai Resale Shop! It provides bargain hunters with an interesting and varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, and more. All sales benefit the Care Assurance Fund!

Chester County Day Preview
Thursday, September 21, 1
pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts
Learn from Michael Pillagalli about the history, progress and impact of Chester County Day— a home, garden, barn and historic landmark tour held annually on the first Saturday of October. The Day started when a member of the Women’s Auxiliary to The Chester County Hospital visited a Nantucket house tour in the mid-1930s and brought the idea back with her. This year’s tour includes the northwest quadrant including Marshall Square Park in West Chester Borough.

Our Three Tenors: A Tel Hai Concert Series Event
Saturday, September 23, 7:30
pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts

Pianist Jeffery Uhlig returns to Tel Hai for a captivating evening of music with Our Three Tenors. Prepare to be entertained as they sing sacred selections along with familiar arias from both opera and operetta, Neapolitan songs and classic Broadway show tunes. Uhlig performs regularly with members of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Mr. Uhlig received his Master of Music degree from West Chester University and is in demand as a chamber music player, vocal coach and accompanist.

Taste of Tel Hai Luncheon
Tuesday, September 26, 11 am
Welcome Center
Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you!  Join us in the Welcome Center for a tour of the Pearl model apartment, followed by an informational program and a delicious lunch.  Register Online Here or call Ginny at (610) 273-9333, ext. 2144 today!  Seating is limited, so please be sure to register early!

Taste of Tel Hai Luncheon
Thursday, September 28, 11 am
Welcome Center
Learn more about the Tel Hai lifestyle and decide if it could be perfect for you!  Join us in the Welcome Center for a tour of the Pearl model apartment, followed by an informational program and a delicious lunch.  Register Online Here or call Ginny at (610) 273-9333, ext. 2144 today!  Seating is limited, so please be sure to register early!

Meet-the-Artist Drop-In Dessert Reception & Open House
Friday, September 22,  1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Clark Gallery- StoneCroft Commons

Join the Marketing Team and the Art Task Force for a Dessert Reception & Open House at the Clark Gallery in StoneCroft Commons as we welcome professional artist Jackie Andress! Jackie’s photography is currently displayed in the Clark Gallery through September 30. Learn more about the inspiration behind her work. Several accommodations will also be available to visit for future residents, so invite your friends. No RSVP required – light refreshments & desserts will be served.

Keystone Brass Quintet: A Tel Hai Concert Series Event
Thursday, October 12, 7:30 pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts
The next installment from the Tel Hai Concert Series features a delightful evening with Keystone Brass Quintet. Founded in 1976, the group has amassed more than 300 performances over 41 years. The cohesive nature of the ensemble’s playing and richness of their sound is due in large part to the high level of musicianship of the unchanging personnel.

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute: Alexander Hamilton
Mondays, October 16, 23, 30 & November 6 & 13, 1
pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts

Statesman, Founding Father, and Secretary of the Treasury. Join Gerald McNeff on the campus of Tel Hai for a five-week course tracing the life of Alexander Hamilton. From the Battle of Lexington to the Federalist Papers, learn about the founder of the nation’s financial system and his impact on our lives today.  Fee charged.

Tel Hai ReSale Shop: Now Open Twice Monthly!
Friday, October 20, 9 am – 1 pm
Tuesday, October 24, 11 am – 1 pm
Hertzler Apartment Building
Check out the latest treasures in the Tel Hai Resale Shop! It provides bargain hunters with an interesting and varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, and more. All sales benefit the Care Assurance Fund!

Explore Retirement Living Open House
Saturday, October 21
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Visit Tel Hai for the 7th Annual Explore Retirement Living Open House as we join several other communities in Lancaster and Chester Counties. CLICK HERE for a complete listing of all communities participating. Take the first step to securing your future by exploring Tel Hai’s full-range of expansive accommodations, amenities and services.  Areas available to tour include:

  • Residential Living: Apartments & Cottages
  • Lakeview Personal Care & Maple View Memory Care
  • Adult Day Services
  • Meadows Health Care Center

Enhance your retirement experience and start your journey today! Let us know you’re coming, and Register Now!

21st Annual Merchants & Community Services Faire
Thursday, November 2, 10 
am – 2 pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts

This unique, free educational faire offers attendees the opportunity to explore and meet local business and professional service providers; health care service providers; community, civic and service organizations; and local government/public agency representatives.

Cellist Steve Kramer & Friends: A Tel Hai Concert Series Event
Thursday, November 16, 7:30 pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts
Prepare for an evening of spectacular classical music by Dr. Steve Kramer, cellist, accompanied by a string quartet. An international artist and performer from Copenhagen, Denmark, Dr. Kramer debuted at the Kimmel Center’s Verizon Hall and was a soloist and chamber musician at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia and at Lincoln Center in New York City. He is currently the artist in residence at the String Theory High School in Philadelphia.

Tel Hai ReSale Shop: Now Open Twice Monthly!
Friday, November 17, 9 am – 1 pm
Tuesday, November 21, 11 am – 1 pm
Hertzler Apartment Building
Check out the latest treasures in the Tel Hai Resale Shop! It provides bargain hunters with an interesting and varied selection of antiques, furniture, kitchen appliances, jewelry, tools, games, electronics, and more. All sales benefit the Care Assurance Fund!

Holiday Bazaar
Thursday, November 30, 10 
am – 2 pm
StoneCroft Center for Worship & Performing Arts

Get a head start on your holiday shopping by attending our Holiday Bazaar! Local artisans, crafters, and small business owners share hand-crafted items such as framed photography, jewelry, candles, hand-woven items, small antiques, skin care products and a variety of one-of-a-kind pottery.

Are you interested in learning more about life at Tel Hai?  CONTACT US to meet with our Retirement Counselor Tracy Weaver. Be our guest, have your questions answered and start planning your next chapter in country comfort with maintenance-free living. Tel Hai offers a variety of residential options and a calendar full of activities and varied pursuits…a celebration of well-being.