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 *)



8 BD 10:30 am  
15 MM 7:30 pm Dr. Matthew Kerbel: The Most Controversial Presidential Election in U.S. History
29 BK 1:15 pm All The Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr
6 BD 10:30 am  
  MM   No meeting
27 BK 1:15 pm Gray Mountain, by John Grisham
3 BD 10:30 am  
17 MM 7:30 pm Roger Opstbaum: Global Warming: Your Worry and Mine
  BK   (none)
1 BD 10:30 am  
15 MM 1:30 pm Sally Friedman, award-winning journalist & novelist: What Is A Family?
22 BK 1:15 pm The Lake House, by Kate Morton
5 BD 10:30 am  
19 MM 1:30 pm The Grateful Alive Band (musical performance)
26 BK 1:15 pm Most Wanted, by Lisa Scottoline
2 BD 10:30 am  
16 MM 1:30 pm Robert A. Miller, author: “A True Story of an American Nazi Spy”
22* BK 1:15 pm A Backpack, A Bear and Eight Crates of Vodka, by Lev Golinkin
2 BD 10:30 am  
  MM   (no meeting)
30 BK 1:15 pm The Japanese Lover, by Isabelle Allende
6 BD 10:30 am  
20 MM 7:30 pm Linda Kenyon, re-enactor, One-Woman Show: “Julia Child”
27 BK 1:15 pm Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania (nonfiction), by Erik Larson
4 BD 10:30 am  
18 MM 7:00 pm (Closing Dinner) Fiddlekicks! Appalachian Clogging Troupe, with live musicians
25 BK 1:15 pm The Year of Living Biblically (a memoir), by A.J. Jacobs
1 BD 10:30 am  

Alternate book selections
 My Name is Lucy Barton, by Elizabeth Strout