Hilltoppers is a community of mature adults (55+) who are interested in current affairs, cultural experiences, Jewish-related issues, and local life. Everyone is welcome to join us at our Board and Program meetings, as well as on our day trips, theater excursions and Book Club meetings.

Please join us by calling Liz Mellman at 610-649-7807.


Hilltopper Meeting Schedule


Board Meetings
Dates: 1st Thursday of the month except where noted by ‡
Time: 10:30 AM

Program Meetings
Dates: 3rd Thursday of the month
Time: 7:30 PM

Book Club
Previous discussions have included books such as Suite Francaise, The World To Come, The Glass Castle, and A Thousand Splendid Suns.
Dates: 4th Thursday of the month except where noted by †
Time: 1:15 PM










MM-Monthly Meeting BD-Board Meeting
BK-Book Discussion Group TBA-To Be Announced

(All Thursdays except where noted *)



MM (none)
24 BK 1:15 pm The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters
1 BD 10:30 am  
15 MM 7:30 pm Edge City with Terry LaBan
22 BK 1:15 pm The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
5 BD 10:30 am  
19 MM 7:30 pm Linda Kenyon, Eleanor Roosevelt re-enactor
  BK   (none)
3 BD 10:30 am  
17 MM 7:30 pm Music with Jonah Wilson and Family
  BK (none)
7 BD 10:30 am  
20* MM 1:30 pm Cantor Jamie Marx, Educational, lecture-type program
28 BK 1:15 pm The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant
4 BD 10:30 am  
18 MM 1:30 pm (Afternoon Meeting) - Dr. Moylan Mills:
24* BK 1:15 pm Henna House, by Nomi Eve, facilitated by Rabbi Rigler
3 MM 7:30 pm Lori Green, Temple Sholom’s Educational Director
24 BK 1:15 pm The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers
7 BD 10:30 am  
MM (none)
28 BK 1:15 pm The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
5 BD 10:30 am  
19 MM 7:30 pm Jonathan Godfrey and Radical Aliveness
26 BK 1:15 pm The Auschwitz Escape by Joel C. Rosenberg
2 BD 10:30 am  
23 BK 1:15 pm The Book of Unknown Americans, by Christina Henriquez
16 MM 6:00 pm Closing Event: Winning Barbershop Quartet: “Late Entry”

Alternate book selections
The Inventions of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
The Angel of Losses: A Novel by Stephanie Feldman