Aston Township, Delaware County PA

Neighbors Helping Neighbors – Community Day

NHN will be accepting non-perishable donations on Community Day at our outside table. All donations help individuals right here in our community.

Neighbors helping neighbors at Aston community day

Vision Plan Update

View updated Vision Plan documents from the September 18 public meeting at the Aston Township Community Center

Community Day – Wristbands & Parade Registration

The Aston Business Association will host the 13th Annual Aston Township Community Day on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 11:00AM – 3:00PM (with a rain date of Sunday October 5, 2014 from 1:00PM – 6:00PM).

Community Day will begin with a parade from Neumann University (Neumann Drive) starting at 9:30AM. The parade will proceed along Concord Road to the Aston Township Community Center . The parade will feature local community groups and organizations, as well as, musical entertainment.

Inside the community center, the Annual Business Expo will be held for all Aston businesses and organizations interested in displaying their products and services. Other community festivities will be held outside. There will be free rides sponsored by Bette’s Bounces, games, food, drinks and contests for everyone to enjoy.

Aston Township Commemorates September 11, 2001 with Solemn Ceremony

By Loretta Rodgers

Patriot's Day 2014

Patriot’s Day 2014

The Aston Township community gathered Sept. 11 at the Memorial Gardens at Five Points to honor and remember those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Hosted by Township Boy Scout Troops 225 and 292, Girl Scout Troop 57075 and members of American Legion Post #926, the program included speeches, dedication of a wreath, readings, and memorials.

Master and mistress of ceremonies, scouts Rachael McCullough and Matthew Gane eloquently presented speakers which included Aston Commissioners Mike Higgins and Carol Graham; Bill Dondero representing U.S. Congressman Patrick Meehan (R-7); Kevin Andrews, who represented Pa. State Rep. Joe Hackett (R-161); and American Legion 2014 National Eagle Scout of the Year Joseph Blaisse. Read more

Fall Bingo – Aston Public Library

Friends of the Aston Public Library Present:  FALL BINGO; Saturday, October 18th, Aston Community Center, 3 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Admission $25.00 “ALL CASH PRIZES” Special games, food, bingo supplies, raffles. All proceeds benefit Aston Public Library.

Sun Valley Craft Fair

Saturday October 25, 2014 9:00am – 3:00pm @ Sun Valley High School. Free Admission – Raffles – Food – Face Painting

Enjoy a wide variety of crafts including gift baskets, woodworking, photography, glitter wine glasses, bows, jewelry, fudge, cake pops, home made popcorn and more!

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UFF is Tough, Joey’s Race

Eighth Annual “UFF is Tough” Halloween 5k Run/Walk/Kid’s Races 

October 26, 2014 – Registration at 11:00 am. Sun Valley High School, Aston PA Read more

Fall 2014 Course Offerings – Center for Life Long Learning

Programs for 50+ Learners in the Aston, Brookhaven, Concord & Springfield Communities

Senior Community Services (SCS) is pleased to provide this exciting array of classes to educate, inspire and encourage you. Created specifically to serve adults 50+ in western Delaware County, the Center for Life Long Learning (CLLL) brings adult education offerings to you. SCS, a non-profit agency, also works in many other ways to keep older adults living independently. Established in 1977, SCS today operates four Senior Centers. SCS’ Centers provide meals, health and wellness programs, recreation and social activities and volunteer opportunities.

Visit: www.scs-delco.org

To register for any of the following courses, please download and submit your completed registration form.

Download Registration Form

To find out more, please call Farah Esfahani at 484-496-2143 or fesfahani@scs-delco.org

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The Greaseband at St. Joseph’s Degnan Hall – Oct. 18, 2014

The Greaseband is coming to Saint Joseph’s Parish in Aston on October 18, 2014.

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Solemn Ceremony Held for Burning of American Flags in Aston

Flag Retirement Ceremony

Flag Retirement Ceremony

by Loretta Rodgers

More than 50 people attended a solemn American flag burning ceremony which took place June 14 at the Green Ridge Fire House.

Organized by Mike Kane, Squad Commander of the Sons of the American Legion #926 and Cub Scout Pack #77 Committee Chairman Ed Gane, the event included opening remarks by Kane and Commander Cy Yost of American Legion Post #926. Read more

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