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Kroc News

Wondering what's happening at the Kroc? Stop in and check out the latest on everything from the newest Fitness class to membership promotions that could save you loads!

March 24

Readers Make Leaders

A Day for Literacy!

Join us Saturday March 24th in our Wells Fargo Training Room for a (FREE) day of fun and learning! It's important for kids to learn and appreciate what doors reading can open for them. Teaching children the joys of reading can unlock all sorts of opportunities going further. We hope to give our participants a fun-filled day featuring:

  • Reading circle
  • Short story writing
  • Arts & crafts
  • Prizes & giveaways!
This event is for kids in grades 2 - 6

January 15

Free Swim Lessons on MLK Day!

Beginner Lessons Offered

In honor of Dr. King, the Aquatics Department is offering free swim lessons on Monday, January 15, 2018. Registration is required (first come, first served!). You can register at the Welcome Desk. All lessons are for beginner level swimmers. Maximum of 6 students per class.

Lesson Schedule
  • Preschool - 5:30pm (30 min.)
  • School Age - 5:30pm (30 min.)
  • Preteen - 5:30pm (30 min.)
  • Teen - 6:15pm (45 min.)
  • Adult - 6:15pm (45 min.)

January 10-31, 10:30am

Quit Smoking For Good

FREE Four-Week Program

Take the opportunity today to make the decision to improve your health for good! Register today for our FREE 4 Session Smoking Cessation Program brought to you by our friends at Fox Chase Cancer Center. The sessions will be hosted in our Wells Fargo Conference room at 10:30am on Wednesdays throughout January on the following dates:

  • January10
  • January 17
  • January 24
  • January 31
To register, or for more information, contact Allison Zambon at 215 214 3701 or


December 8, 7pm - 9pm

Movie Night in the Pool!

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000)

Help us support kids in need this Christmas by donating new, unwrapped toys! All guests get in to movie night FREE with a toy! So bring a friend or a few!

You may watch the movie from the competition pool or the bleachers. Popcorn will be available for purchase! For more information contact Brittany Copeland at 215 558 1535.

November 4, 8am - 12pm

It's time to help our neighbors this holiday season. Join us, Saturday, November 4th for our Annual Aerobic Marathon and participate in an event that truly embodies what we’re about! This year, instead of toys, we are accepting new clothes like hats, scarves, and mittens or canned goods and other non-perishables for our local less fortunate neighbors. Win a prize for donating the most items!

The fun-filled day will include:

  • Our Zumba®-thon from 9am -11am
    Numerous Raffles & Prizes
  • Guest Fee Waived with donations
  • And of course, the GEX Aerobic Marathon (schedule forthcoming)

October 18, 9am - 1pm

Kroc goes Pink for a day! Join us, Wednesday, October 18th, as we highlight the importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month with the 4th Annual Pink Explosion!

Featuring the following organizations and activities:

  • Drexel University
    Breast Cancer Educator Jihan Davis
  • Hahnaman University Hospital
  • Living Beyond Breast Cancer
  • 10:30AM - Breast Cancer Survivor Megan Donascimento teaches her PINK Explosion Cycling Class!
  • As well as, Arts & Crafts, and prizes for the best PINK outfit during our Group Ex classes!

September 23rd, 2017 - 8am - 12pm

Sign Up Online or at the Welcome Desk
Experience various holistic and alternative approaches to acheiving better health. Enjoy our special schedule of Mind and Body fitness classes including Pilates, Yoga, Tai Chi, Mediation as well as a fair with local wellness businesses, such as:

  • Dr. Tara Nayak, Naturopathic Doctor
    from Threshold Wellness Center

    Exploring Naturopathic Medicine and Immune Support for the Change of Seasons. Learn simple remedy-making and try your hand at mixing a medicinal tea.

  • Althea El, Essential Oils Consultant
    with Lavendarlite Earth's Pure Magic

    How to use essential oils to Refine your skin, Improve your health, purify your home, become emotionally balanced and for Spiritual Awareness and grounding.
Members: $10 | Non-Members: $12

September 3rd - 8th, 2017

Water Park will Re-Open Saturday 9/9
Due to our annual cleaning and repairs, the Water Park will be CLOSED from Septembe 3rd to September 8th.  Thank you for your understanding and we apologize for any inconvenience. 

August 10, 2017

Game Night at the Kroc - August 10th, 6 - 8:30pm!
Enjoy a classic bracket style Spades tournament along with other favorites like Connect 4, Guess Who?, jacks and general card games for all to enjoy! All-you-can-eat pasta to go with it!

Register at the front desk or online!

July 29, 2017