Berks Encore News

Published monthly, Berks Encore News covers the most important news items to residents over the age of 50 as well as for their family members and caregivers. Each issue includes the schedules for the six Berks Encore senior community centers, health & wellness programs and other activities and programs in the local community.
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Read this issue: July 2022



In Each Issue

Published monthly by Berks Encore, Berks Encore News covers the news most important to Berks County residents over the age of 60. Each issue includes the following sections:

Agency Happenings
Learn what’s happening at Berks Encore
Volunteer Spotlight
Feature on a Berks Encore volunteer
Senior Safety 
Safety and scam information sponsored by Crime Alert Berks County and the PA Crime Prevention Officers Association.
Center News
A schedule of the current month’s activities at each of the Berks Encore Senior Community Centers
Your Health
Senior health and wellness topics
Your Community
Find out what senior groups are doing in your area and learn how to join their activities and trips









For Berks Encore News Advertisers

Berks Encore distributes 4,000 copies of our monthly newspaper, Berks Encore News, to our subscribers by mail and at various free public locations. In addition, it is delivered with the Sunday Reading Eagle every other month (Jan., Mar., May, July, Sept., Nov.), reaching 45,000 homes in Berks County.

We are grateful to those of you who have chosen to advertise in our publication. Payment is easy with the option to use a credit card online. For more information about our advertising rates and schedule, please call 610-374-3195 ext. 228 or email Lori Gerhart.