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BINGO Presented By The Friends of The Aston Library


Come out to the James W. McGinn Community Center on Saturday, May 4, 2024 from 6pm to 9pm, doors open at 4:30pm.  Admission is $25 and all prizes are cash prizes.  In addition, there will be special games, food, bingo supplies and raffles.   All proceeds go to the Aston Township Library, we look forward to seeing everyone there! Sponsored by Friends of Aston Library. No alcohol permitted on premises & no one under 18 will be admitted.

BINGO Presented By The Friends of The Aston Library2024-05-01T09:02:21-04:00

2022 Camp Aston Winter Camp Information


This year, Aston Township and the Parks and Recreation Committee have decided to add a winter camp for a week during winter break from school.  Camp will be open to ALL Aston residents in first through fifth grade, being held December 26th until December 30th drop off is at 8:15am and pick up is 12:30pm. Registration will begin on Saturday, October 8, 2022 at Aston Township Community Day,  a table will be present with our Camp Director and Assistant Director there to accept applications, payment and to answer any questions you may have.  Following Community Day, registration forms will be available [...]

2022 Camp Aston Winter Camp Information2022-11-07T12:58:10-05:00

UPDATE: Township Building To Open on May 4th


Township offices at 5021 Pennell Road will reopen with limited access beginning on May 4, 2020. All visitors will be required to strictly comply with the CDC social distancing and face covering guidelines. Visitors will be asked to wait outside and wear a mask while maintaining a distance of 6 feet apart as they wait to be accepted into the building. Once in the building visitors will be able to conduct business with the building department through the 2nd floor lobby service window. Permits may still be submitted to the Code Department may be done by mail, fax, email or a [...]

UPDATE: Township Building To Open on May 4th2020-05-14T13:09:50-04:00

April 15, 2020 Boad of Commissioners Meeting – Zoom Meeting Information


The Aston Township Board of Commissioners, Township Manager and Professionals will be holding this month's Board of Commissioners Meeting via Zoom, Facebook Live, Township Website and TV Channel.  Due to the Covid-19 virus and being unable to open the Township Building for the public, we feel this will be the safest way possible to keep the residents informed as well as giving them the ability to ask questions or voice comments/concern. Before or during the meeting you may call in by dialing (484) 768-6620 , you will then enter the Room ID 943 9230 7302 when prompted enter password 430103.  [...]

April 15, 2020 Boad of Commissioners Meeting – Zoom Meeting Information2020-04-16T12:47:31-04:00

Delco COSA & Community Transit Grocery Shopping Assist


During the COVID-19 pandemic, The County of Delaware Services for the Aging (COSA) and Community Transit are partnering to offer seniors an alternative to in-person grocery shopping. Community Transit drivers are available to get grocery lists and payment from seniors and shop and deliver their items. Seniors can stay safely in their homes. The cost of the shopping and delivery will be subsidized by COSA. To contact Community Transit for this service, please call 215-900-2519 or email

Delco COSA & Community Transit Grocery Shopping Assist2020-04-08T11:25:53-04:00

Department of Human Services (DHS) Statewide Support & Referral Helpline


The Department of Human Services (DHS) has launched a statewide Support & Referral Helpline staffed by skilled and compassionate caseworkers who will be available 24/7 to counsel residents struggling with anxiety and other challenging emotions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The toll-free, around-the-clock support line is 1-855-284-2494. For TTY, dial 724-631-5600. More information can be found here: The County also has a new section on our website dedicated to Community Resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic that may be useful. That section can be found here:

Department of Human Services (DHS) Statewide Support & Referral Helpline2020-04-08T09:57:07-04:00

Order From The Governor of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (3/19/20)


Wolf Administration Orders Closure of Non-Life-Sustaining Businesses at 8 p.m. Today, March 19 Enforcement Actions for Restaurant, Bar Dine-In Closure Began at 8 p.m., March 18 Enforcement Actions for Non-Compliance will Begin at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, March 21. Governor Tom Wolf today ordered all non-life-sustaining businesses in Pennsylvania to close their physical locations as of 8 p.m. today, March 19, to slow the spread of COVID-19. Enforcement actions against businesses that do not close physical locations will begin at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, March 21. […]

Order From The Governor of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (3/19/20)2020-04-06T10:03:24-04:00

Aston Township Board of Health Coronavirus Release


Township residents are probably aware of the Coronavirus outbreak which first appeared in China and has now reached our shores. This virus, known as COVID-19, causes respiratory illness with symptoms ranging from mild to severe. Symptoms can include Fever, Cough, and Shortness of Breath and may appear anywhere from 2-14 days after exposure. Residents can reduce their risk of infection by doing the following: FREQUENT washing of hands with soap and water. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth. Avoid close contact with people who may be sick. As of today, there are no confirmed cases in Pennsylvania. Additional information can [...]

Aston Township Board of Health Coronavirus Release2020-03-17T07:44:09-04:00

AARP Income Taxes Prepared At The Community Center


As done in previous years, AARP will be helping local senior citizens with preparation of their income taxes.  This will be held at the Aston Township Community Center, 3270 Concord Road., Aston, Pa 19014 on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. beginning February 1st through April 15th.  Services will not be available on Monday February 15th due to President's Day. If you are in need of any further information please visit the AARP website at or by phone at 888-687-2277.

AARP Income Taxes Prepared At The Community Center2020-04-15T12:01:55-04:00
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