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Peter Becker Community
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ID#3943 Peter Becker Community

Categories:
Church or Place of Worship; Hospital, Hospice, or Healthcare
Availability:
By appointment
Situation:
Indoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
800 Maple Avenue
Harleysville, Pennsylvania 19438
United States
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Directions/notes:
From PA Route 63 (Sumneytown Pike) go north on PA Route 113 (Harleysville Pike). Turn right on Yoder Road. At the first stop sign, turn left. Nearly immediately, turn right into the parking lot for Peter Becker Community. Park, then proceed into the main entrance (left of the chapel). Once inside, ask the receptionist to direct you to the Orchid Terrace.
Contact:
Chaplain Douglas Graham
Phone: 215-256-9501
Fax: 215-256-9768
Email: dgraham@peterbeckercommunity.com
Web:
http://www.peterbeckercommunity.com
Schedule:
Call for availability
Generally the labyrinth will be available between the hours of 8:00 AM and 8:PM. It will not be available when activities are scheduled in the Orchid Terrace. The labyrinth will definately not be available 5 weeks prior to and 2 weeks following the Philadelphia Flower Show, for our community's flower show.
Admission:
None, unless used for an event requiring a fee.
Type:
Roman
To fit the odd shape of the Orchid Terrace and to make the labyrinth wheel chair accessible, although a Roman-type design was used as the basis, it was modified to fit the room. perhaps it could be called Contemporary Roman?
Material:
VCT Vinyl Composit Tile
Designer:
Chaplain Douglas L. Graham
Builder:
Dan Hageman, Innovative Interiors
Size:
37 x 37 feet
Date installed:
October 1, 2009
GPS:
40.288514° Lat.; -75.377128° Long.

ID#3575 Peter Becker Community

Categories:
Hospital, Hospice, or Healthcare; Private Garden or Property
Availability:
Public
Situation:
Outdoor
Portability:
Permanent

Address:
815 Maplewood Drive
Harleysville, Pennsylvania 19438
United States
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Directions/notes:
Our outdooor labyrinth is situated at 815 Maplewood Drive - take SR 133 north from Harleysville, turn right on Schoolhouse Rd and proceed to the 2nd entrance of Peter Becker Community on the right. Drive a short distance on Maplewood Dr and turn left into the public parking lot. Walk down Maplewood Drive towards the Gazebo, turn left on to the path after passing the retention pond on the left and proceed on the crushed limestone/brick path to the labyrinth.
Contact:
Chaplain Douglas Graham
Phone: 215-256-9501
Fax: 215-256-9768
Email: dgraham@peterbeckercommunity
Web:
http://peterbeckercommunity.com
Schedule:
Always open
Occasionally there may be scheduled activities at the labyrinth site. Besides those events, the labyrinth may be used between dawn and sunset. If you wish to use the labyrinth after 8:00 PM please notify the chaplain before 4:30 PM that day to get permission.
Private owners:
The labyrinth is on the property of a Non-Profit Continuing Care Retirement Community that is affiliated with the Church of the Brethren: Peter Becker Community. The community is home to 500 residents. The labyrinth is open to the public as well as to the community's residents. Please respect the property as you would someone's home property.
Admission:
None
Type:
Contemporary
Elements of both the classic and medieval types were used to design this labyrinth.
Material:
Brick/Paver
Designer:
Lori Young
Builder:
C&S Lanscaping
Size:
Approx 50 feet wide
Date installed:
Completed May 2009
GPS:
40.288155° Lat.; -75.369168° Long.
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