Gladwyne is an affluent, Montgomery County community that is in close proximity to both Philadelphia and King of Prussia. This area prides itself on retaining its historic foundation and appeal while incorporating the convenience of modern suburban living. Gladwyne is the home to the Philadelphia County Club, Merion Cricket Club and a private tennis club, The Courts. The area has plenty of retail shops, playgrounds, parks and recreational facilities including the Stony Lane Swim Club and Gladwyne Free Library. The Gladwyne Civic Association is an active part of the community and organizes events such as Clean-Up Day, block parties and holiday celebrations.