On February 19, 1838 Revolutionary War veteran John Hill was buried at New Hanover Lutheran Church with full military honors. The Third Troop of Montgomery County Cavalry (Swamp Light Horse) fired a volley over the grave.


Employment Opportunities


LIFEGUARD – New Hanover Township Parks and Recreation Department, Montgomery County, PA seeks a skilled, experienced and energetic individual to serve as a Lifeguard at the Hickory Park Pool. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining the safety and welfare of those in attendance at the pool. The candidate must possess, at the minimum, a current certification for Lifeguard, First AID and CPR; effective communication and leadership skills; the ability to react quickly and calmly in emergencies; knowledge of lifesaving methods and procedures. This seasonal job is a minimum of 15 hours a week. You will be required to work weekends.  Click here for the full job description. EOE.

Candidates need to fill out an employment application and email it to Jessica Wilhelmy at