The Barnes Foundation 300 N Latches Ln, Merion Station, PA19066 The Barnes Foundation features special art exhibits and collections and offers educational opportunities for kids and…More adults. Art collections include work from a variety of mediums including paintings, photography, sculpture and artifacts from various time periods and cultures. Workshops and classes for adults can include such subjects as art and aesthetics as well as horticulture. Field trip opportunities and outreach programs are offered for children in grades K - 12. For information regarding upcoming special evenst, be sure to visit the website provided.
The Merion Civic Association actively works within the Merion community through membership and volunteering…More efforts to beautify and foster the well-being, awareness and prosperity of the area. Some efforts of the association involve the beautification of the railroad and post office grounds, monitoring development and renovation plans within the boundaries of the township, sponsorship of events throughout the year, keeping residents informed with newsletters about important community issues and monitoring the conditions of roads, trees and street lights, and reporting issues to the township.
To keep the community informed and take action on local efforts, the association works closely with these organizations: the Lower Merion School Board, the Lower Merion Township, the Federation of Civic Associations, the Narberth Fire Department, the Lower Merion Community Watch, St. Joseph's University Planning and Development Committee and the Friends of the Barnes Foundation.
The Merion Civic Association meets the fourth Tuesday of each month (except December, July and August) at the Merion Tribute House. To join or volunteer, visit the Merion Civic Association website for further information.