PARKESBURG LIBRARY SPONSORED EVENTS

The Parkesburg Library invites residents to participate in several upcoming events.  Please check with the Library for availability and registration (610) 857-5165.

MAY 10, 2017 (Wednesday) at 7:00 PM   SPRING BIRDING - Welcome Migrating and Nesting Birds to Your Yard, at the Parkesburg Library, 105 West Street, Parkesburg, PA 19365. Please call the Parkesburg Library at (610) 857-5165 for additional information.

MAY 13 2017 (Saturday) at 10:00 AM   THE WISDOM OF THE BLIND CAT - Making the Most of Life's Challengesat 105 West Street, Parkesburg, PA.  Seating is limited and reservations are suggested.  Call (610) 857-5165 to make reservations.

MAY 20, 2017 (Saturday) at 10:00 AM   OUT-N-ABOUT CHESTER COUNTY - Inspired by Nature Walking Group starting at the Parkesburg Library.  Please call the Parkesburg Library at (610) 857-5165 for additional information.

JUNE 4, 2017 (Sunday) from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM   GARDEN PARTY BENEFIT at White Chimneys Estate in Gap, PA.  Tickets $15 (Adults) / $5 (Children).  Craft demonstrations, speakers, music, crafters, carriage rides, vendors, activities for children, food, friends, door prizes and more.  This activity benefits the Parkesburg Library (610-857-5165)

JUNE 24, 2017 (Saturday) from 9:00 AM until 5:00 PM   BALTIMORE INNER HARBOR BUS TRIP   Seats $50.00   Call (610) 857-5165 to make reservations.

 

35TH ANNUAL CHESTER COUNTY SENIOR GAMES & 38TH ANNUAL SENIOR PICNIC

The 35th Annual Chester County Senior Games and the 38th Annual Senior Picnic will take place on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at the Brandywine Picnic Park at Lenape, 690 South Creek Road, West Chester, PA  19383.  Events will include a softball throw, bocce, horseshoes, darts, table tennis, hot shot basketball, Frisbee putting, football throw, corn hole (bean bag toss) and Bingo.  A chicken BBQ will be served at lunch time. 

In addition, the Downingtown Area Senior Centre is hosting a bowling tournament on Tuesday,     May 16, 2017 at the Downingtown Bowling Palace, 977 East Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, PA 19335.

Pre-registration is required for all events.  The registration deadline is Friday, April 28th.  Additional information and registration forms may be accessed from the website www.chesco.org/aging or Margee Webb at 610-344-6733.

ELDER JUSTICE DAY

ELDER JUSTICE DAY - For Learning and Networking will be presented at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, 10 W. Pleasant Grove Rd., West Chester, PA  19382 on Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 9:00 AM until 1:30 PM.  A continental breakfast and a catered lunch will be served for all registered.  The Agenda:  Computer Fraud, The Aging Brain and How to Choose a POA.  Reservations must be received by June 2, 2017 by calling 610-344-6035.  This event is sponsored by the Chester County Elder Abuse Task Force.

ReadyChesCo: Emergency Notification System

The Chester County Department of Emergency Services released a new mass notification System to the public called ReadyChesCo.

ReadyChesCo is used to notify you during a major crises or emergency, and delivers important emergency alerts; such as weather, road closures, health, or community alerts.

ReadyChesCo notifys and updats you on all of your devices:

-Email

-Cell Phone

-Pager

It is available to all Chester County residents. Registration only takes a few minutes! You can shoose to sign up by county, municipality, or by topic. You can register by visiting www.readychesco.org.

 

 

Some Thoughts on Recycling

Londonderry Township participates in Single Stream Recycling - meaning appropriate items may be collected in one container. Recycle bins are located at the Township Municipal Building parking lot, 103 Daleville Road and at the Transfer Station, 250 Fernwood Road (open Saturday's only).

Please recycle the following items:

Paper - Newspapers, Mixed Paper (cardboard, bags, magazines, all mail, phone books, home/office/school paper, paperback books, paper egg cartons, clean pizza boxes, box board (cereal, cake and cracker boxes). Shredded paper may certainly be recycled if contained in a paper bag.
Corrugated Cardboard -
Glass - clean food and drink bottles and jars only. Rinse and remove lids (labels need not be removed.
Aluminum - beverage cans, pie plates and clean foil
Metal - Rinsed food and beverage cans, empty metal aerosol cans.
Plastic - #1 through #7 plastic containers - rinse and remove caps. NO Styrofoam/peanuts, foam or polystyrene. Return plastic bags to the grocery store.
Paint (Latex ONLY) - Must be dried or hardened. NO OIL PAINTS.

Medications - The following locations (nearest to our area) have Medication Collection Drop Off Boxes weekly:

Kennett Square Boro Police Dept., 115 Broad Street, Kennett Square
New Garden Twp., Police Dept., 8934 Gap Newport Pike, New Garden
Oxford Borough Police Dept., 57 N. Fourth Street, Oxford
Parkesburg Boro Police Dept., 315 W. First Ave., Bldg. 2, Parkesburg

Disposal Tips for Sharps (needles, syringes, lancets) - Place all sharps in a puncture- resistant, hard plastic container. An empty detergent container, 2 liter soda bottle or empty coffee can will do. Disinfect with a small amount of bleach. SEAL THE LID with heavy duty tape (duct tape) and place in with your trash or take to SECCRA and dispose in a marked bin.

Items NOT ALLOWED: Caps and lids, ceramic cups/plates, crystal, drinking glasses, flower pots, light bulbs, metallic wrapping paper, mirrors, oil cans/bottles, ovenware, plate/window glass, shredded credit cards or CDs.

For more detailed information on recyclables please go to www.seccra.org

All of us working together can help KEEP RECYCLABLES OUT OF THE LANDFILL.

Londonderry Township

103 Daleville Road
Cochranville, PA  19330
(610) 869-2138
(610) 869-5525 (Fax)
Contact Us

Township Hours
Mon - Thurs 10am - 1pm
Holiday Schedule

Permits and Zoning Officer
Bill Beers     (610) 857-1285