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Dining

Eat breakfast, lunch and dinner in the cozy bistro or your evening meal in the elegant restaurant.

Choose flexible meal plans which allow you to cook at home when you want or let us do the work! With your Masonic Village Personalized (MVP) card, there’s never a need to carry cash to dine on campus.

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Select from daily specials including homemade soup and appetizers. Seven entrées feature a variety of comfort foods as well as exotic culinary trends. Don’t forget dessert!

Hours: Open for residents Monday – Saturday, 4:30 to 6 p.m. and Sunday, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Choose from hot and cold fare for breakfast. At lunch and dinner, enjoy salads, wraps, subs or daily chef specials.

Hours: Open for residents Monday – Saturday, 8 to 10 a.m., 11 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, 2 to 5:30 p.m. Open to the public.

Crème brûlée for Christmas
Celebrate a special occasion or a change of scenery at local eateries.

Amenities and Activities

Ideally situated on 21 acres in a peaceful, suburban setting in beautiful Montgomery County, the Masonic Village at Lafayette Hill is conveniently located close to the historic Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. We are moments away from renowned shopping, arts, cultural, athletic and historical venues, and only 30 minutes from the city.

Recreation

On campus, residents enjoy an amazing variety of leisure activities including community outings, sports, crafts, educational opportunities, religious services, arts and games.

Amenities

Our campus is a full-service community unto itself include a wellness center, bowling alley, movie theater, woodshop, salons, putting green, gift shop, library, religious and spiritual services and more!

Regional Attractions

Clubs

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Reading and Study

This book discussion club is for those who love books and the adventure of reading. A volunteer selects a different book each month.

Meeting Details:
Third Monday of the month at 10:30 a.m. in the recreation room (except for June and July)

Contact:
Recreation Department at ext. 1325

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Arts and Crafts

Residents paint, explore their artistic talents and showcase works of art. No experience required.

Meeting Details:
Tuesdays at 11 a.m. in the recreation room

Contact:
Recreation Department at ext. 1325

This group knits blankets and hats for the Montgomery Chapter of Project Linus, a national nonprofit organization which donates handmade items to children in hospitals, including the Shriners Hospitals for Children; shelters; social service agencies; or anywhere a need arises. Participants also make prayer shawls for residents who are returning from the hospital.

Meeting Details:
Thursdays, from 7 – 8 p.m., in the library

Contact:
Front Desk by dialing 0

model railroad club

Hobbies

Members and enthusiasts build and maintain two HO gauge tracks and discuss other facets of the hobby.

Contact:
Front Desk by dialing 0

Anyone with an interest in woodworking may utilize the shop’s equipment. Volunteers make repairs for other residents and take requests for custom items.

Contact:
Front Desk by dialing 0

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Performance Groups

The group brings residents together to act with the goal of performing an annual show. No experience required. Participants meet twice a month with Robb Hutter, director of Philly Senior Stage, or drama coach April Sandor.

Meeting Details:
Every other Monday at 10 a.m. in the Kenneth Mills Auditorium

Contact:
Recreation Department at ext. 1325

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Sports

A fitness group designed for all residents to get into shape with group leader Yvonne Ferguson-Hardin. Activities include aerobics, Zumba, strength training, yoga and stretching and cognitive exercises.

Meeting Details:
Every Tuesday at 1 p.m. and every Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Kenneth Mills Auditorium

Contact:
Recreation Department at ext. 1325

social activities

Social Groups

Open for women age 50 and older, this group meets monthly for lunch and trips. Members can present topics of interest to the group so everyone can expand their knowledge, as well as have a good time.

Meeting Details:
Dates and times vary and include off-campus trips

Contact:
Front Desk by dialing 0

All residents may attend monthly meetings where campus updates and general topics are discussed.

Meeting Details:
First Monday of every month at 2:30 p.m. in the Kenneth Mills Auditorium

Contact:
Executive director at ext. 1200

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Fraternal Groups

Open for Masons who reside at Masonic Village, this club is based on the by-laws of a Masonic Square Club. The group invites speakers to meetings, hosts happy hours, discusses various topics, takes trips and escorts fellow residents on trips, and encourages involvement of Masons who may no longer be able to attend lodge meetings.

Meeting Details:
Third Friday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Kenneth Mills Auditorium

Contact:
Front Desk by dialing 0

This organization of Master Masons support Masonic causes with special emphasis on youth support and patriotic events.

Meeting Details:
Fourth Wednesday of every month at noon in the Retirement Living Private Dining Room

Contact:
Front Desk by dialing 0