Berks Encore News

Published monthly and delivered to more than 5,000 readers, Berks Encore News covers the most important news items to residents over the age of 60 as well as for their family members and caregivers. Each issue includes stories on health and wellness, activities in the local community, and more.
Please contact us with questions or story suggestions.

Read Our Current Issue: August 2019

Past Issues

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 senior volunteer
Law and Order
Dispatches from local politicians as well as the Berks County Sheriff’s Department
Center News
Highlights the current month’s activities at each of the Berks Encore Centers
Your Health
Senior health and wellness topics
Your Community
Learn 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 5,000 copies of our monthly newsletter, Berks Encore News, to our subscribers by mail and at various public locations. In addition, it is delivered with the Sunday Reading Eagle every other month, reaching 50,000 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.