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Authors Read To And Play With Children And Seniors For Read Across America At Spring Hills Cherry Hill Assisted Living

March 6, 2017 | Blog

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On Saturday, March 4, 2017, members of the Girl Scouts and two authors enjoyed Read Across America with the seniors at Spring Hills Cherry Hill Assisted Living. The children and seniors listened to author Alison Pilla read her new book, “It’s Not So Bad” and then they discussed ways to make healthy decisions. Sharla Feldscher, author of “KIDFUN: 400 Fun and Easy Ideas for Kids Ages 2 to 8”, brought fun games from her book for the kids and seniors to play together. (Info on each book is below.)

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KIDFUN” author Sharla Feldscher brought her games and fun to everyone as she demonstrated the ease of playing with young children by using imagination and materials already in the home. Through KIDFUN, Feldscher encourages adults to recall and value the good times they had as children, without the use of technology. Feldscher has always been a kid-believer. She began as a kindergarten teacher at the Henry Lawton Elementary School in Philadelphia and then as an author writing numerous articles, books, TV and radio features about creative play and encouraging families to have fun together — to laugh together. She currently owns a public relations business with her daughter, Hope Horwitz, called Feldscher Horwitz Public Relations. Go to for more information on “KIDFUN: 400 Fun and Easy Ideas for Kids Ages 2 to 8”.

“It’s Not So Bad”, written by Alison Pilla, mixes a fun adventure with learning rules. Perfect for both children and adults, readers will follow little Jake on a busy Saturday with his mom and his big, orange cat Bruce. The day will be filled with healthy choices to keep little Jake growing healthy and strong. But he’s Jake is nervous to try some of these new things. Can little Jake’s big, orange cat Bruce help him throughout the day? Pilla is an educator, counselor, devoted writer and author. Go to to learn more about “It’s Not So Bad”.




About Spring Hills Cherry Hill Luxury Assisted Living:
Spring Hills Cherry Hill Luxury Assisted Living Community provides assisted living and memory care with the finest amenities and is located at 1450 Marlton Pike East in Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. For more information, visit or call 856-874-7700.

About Spring Hills Senior Communities:
All Spring Hills Senior Communities offer a distinctive and innovative approach to luxury senior living and Home Care Services. Signature Touches is the company’s approach to offering services that are designed to meet the needs and preferences of residents and clients. Alex Markowits, President/CEO, talks about the importance of each resident and he said, “We strive to create an experience for each resident that demonstrates how much we respect their individuality. Personal choice is our top priority.” Recreational programs are interesting and diverse, led by professionals in each of the company’s eight communities located in NJ, VA, OH and FL or in their own home. For more information about their commitment to senior living, including information on Spring Hills Home Care Services, visit

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