Spencer Insurance Agency, Inc. is located in Jenkintown near the Jenkintown Train Station. The train station links Jenkintown with Center City Philadelphia, Lansdale and West Trenton. People love the Jenkintown and Glenside areas for its small town charm and proximity to the Big City, Philadelphia and the summer vacation spots of the New Jersey shore and Pocono Mountains.
A great example of this “Small Town Charm” is the annual Glenside 4th of July Parade and Fireworks sponsored by “The Greater Glenside Patriotic Association.” The parade began in 1904 and is one of the longest consecutive Fourth of July parades. In addition you have several small town events like the Jenkintown Farmer’s Market and the Glenside Farmers Market.
The arts thrive in Jenkintown and Glenside. The Jenkintown Festival of the Arts is an annual event in September in the heart of Jenkintown. The Abington Arts Center provides year around events in the arts. Other highlights include the historic Keswick Theatre and the historic Hiway Theater.
Spend some time visiting this area with your family. Check out our local links sections for some ideas of things to do in the Jenkintown and Glenside area.
Some Useful Resources
Glenside Combined train schedule: http://www.septa.org/schedules/rail/pdf/gln.pdf
Jenkintown/Wyncote Train Station: http://www.septa.org/stations/rail/jenkintown.html
Glenside Train Station: http://www.septa.org/stations/rail/glenside.html
EMCCC Eastern Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce: http://www.emccc.org/
Jenkintown Borough Website: http://www.jenkintownboro.com
Abington Township Website: http://www.abington.org
Cheltenham Township Website: http://www.cheltenhamtownship.org
Hatboro Borough Website: http://www.hatborogov.org
Keswick Theatre: http://www.keswicktheatre.com/
Keswick Village: http://keswickvillage.org/
Glenside 4th of July Parade: http://www.glensidejuly4thevent.com/
Glenside Farmer’s Market: http://www.theglensidefarmersmarket.com
Arcadia University: http://www.arcadia.edu/
Jenkintown Farmer’s Market Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jenkintown-Farmers-Market/111260468909750
Abington Arts Center: http://abingtonartcenter.org
Hiway Theater: http://www.hiwaytheater.net
Jenkintown Festival of the Arts Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jenkintown-Festival-of-the-Arts/113120308706671
Apartments near Jenkintown and Glenside: http://spcr.in/4
Glenside Car & Motorcycle Show: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Glenside-Car-Motorcycle-Show/510016932388349
Roslyn Valley Car Show http://www.roslynvalleycarshow.com/fallfest.html