Below is a list of some of our local committes and organizations that hep make our community so rich and vital. Please contact them for more information on upcoming programs, services and volunteer opportunities.
ABC (A Better Chance). Provides a high quality secondary-school education for motivated low-income minority students from distressed school districts. www.abcstrathhaven.org.
Rotary Club of Swarthmore
. Serving Swarthmore and surrounding communities. Meetings held ebery Thursday at 12:10pm at the Springhaven Country Club, 600 S Providence Rd., Wallingford. 610-924-4564. www.swarthmorerotary.org.
. One of the region's finest arboretums. On the campus of Swarthmore College, 500 College Ave. 610-328-8025. www.scottarboretum.org.
. 500 College Ave. 610-328-8000. www.swarthmore.edu
Swarthmore Community Center. Supports a broad range of recreational, educational, charitable and networking activities. Facility rentals available. www.swarthmorecommunitycenter.wordpress.com.
Swarthmore Fire and Protective Association. Providing volunteer fire protection services since 1894. Volunteer training available. www.swarthmorefd.org.
Swarthmore Friends of the Arts. Provides support for local artists. Exhibits on view at Swarthmore Borough Hall. www.swarthmorearts.org.
Swarthmore Historical Society. Preserving and celebrating the history of Swarthmore. www.swarthmorehistoricalsociety.org.
Swarthmore Horticultural Society. Dedicated to enhancing our public gardens. www.swarthmorehorticultural society.org.
Swarthmore Lions Club. P.O. Box 514, Swarthmore Pa. 19081
Swarthmore Public Library. Wide array of programs for adults and children. www.swarthmorepubliclibrary.org.
Swarthmore Recreation Association. SRA provides a variety of recreational activities for adults and children. Contact Linda McCullough, 610-715-0647 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Check out their website for a full schedule of events. wwwswarthmorerecreation.org.
Swarthmore Senior Citizen Association. Drop in center (The Dew Drop Inn- 7A S. Chester Rd.), Daily programs. For more information, contact Putty Willetts at 610-543-7005.
Swarthmore Swim Club. May-October. Summer pool memberships available. Log on to www.swarthmoreswimclub.org.
Wallingford Swarthmore Community Classes. Adult evening education classes. www.wscclasses.org.