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The Secret Garden Project: Watch Our Progress Through Our Photos
The Secret Garden Project: Watch Our Progress Through Our Photos
Posted Jun 10, 2013 in News & Events » Community News

Residents of Willows Assisted Living now have a beautiful new garden to enjoy, thanks to the completion of the with renovation of the Secret Garden.

The first Capital Campaign Project of the Friendship Senior Service Foundation, the Secret Garden completes the Campus Master Plan’s initiative to...

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Independence Day Music
Independence Day Music
Posted Jul 03, 2015 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us for a celebration of the red, white and blue with singer John Boda,  Enjoy songs including ‘Grand Old Flag’, ‘Over There’, ‘God Bless the USA’ and a whole lot more.  The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254....Read More »


Friendship Village Launches Friendly Remedies Pharmacy
Friendship Village Launches  Friendly Remedies Pharmacy
Posted Jun 30, 2015 in News & Events » Community News

When needing to drop off prescriptions or pick up medications, residents are not able to do so from within the comfort and convenience of their Friendship Village of Schaumburg home.  The retirement community has opened its Friendly Remedies pharmacy. The first of its kind in a retirement...

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Spring Valley Concert Band
Spring Valley Concert Band
Posted Jun 26, 2015 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

When was the last time you enjoyed an out-door concert?  The Spring Valley Concert Band will bring back some great memories of the old-fashioned outdoor concert band. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information, call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Another Home Run for Friendship Village and Schaumburg Boomers
Another Home Run for Friendship Village and Schaumburg Boomers
Posted Jun 25, 2015 in News & Events » In The Press

It's another home run as Friendship Village of Schaumburg and members of Schaumburg Boomers enjoy their third summer together. In a win-win relationship between the two community-oriented organizations, Friendship Village is hosting three members of the professional baseball team for the summer.

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Friendship Village Residents Shoot Archery
Friendship Village Residents Shoot Archery
Posted Jun 25, 2015 in News & Events » In The Press

There was an impressive number of bullseye shots as 14 residents of Friendship Village of Schaumburg went shooting at Chicago Archery Academy in Elmhurst. The archers, most of who have not shot before, were between the ages of 69 and 92. "Archery is a great activity for all ages, genders and...

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Art Therapy Proves Healing
Art Therapy Proves Healing
Posted Jun 25, 2015 in News & Events » In The Press

“We have seen healing, a lot of healing, and a lot of acceptance of the past and present,” said Chaplain Shawn Kafader of Friendship Village. “People have found purpose. People who hadn’t felt like they had anything to contribute have created beautiful pieces of art.” For the past eight months,...

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Best Brownie Ever Challenge
Best Brownie Ever Challenge
Posted Jun 25, 2015 in News & Events » In The Press

The competition was fierce and the fragrance divine as ten residents of Friendship Village competed in the first Best Brownie Ever Challenge. “There’s not much in life as perfect as great chocolate and this was a competition to determine the very best of the best,” said Jeanette Magdaleno,...

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Senior Speed Demons Hit the Tracks
Senior Speed Demons Hit the Tracks
Posted Jun 25, 2015 in News & Events » In The Press

Friendship Village resident Anna Hauser never had a driver's license. This did not stop her from putting the pedal to the medal her first time behind a steering wheel last week. Completely obliterating the common (mis)perception of activities for aging adults, Friendship Village Schaumburg has...

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Circle of Friends Includes One and All
Circle of Friends Includes One and All
Posted Jun 24, 2015 in News & Events » Community News

“Everyone needs a cheerleader,” said Joshlyn Johnson, coordinator of a program at Friendship Village of Schaumburg that encourages new or reluctant residents to join the many activities and social events at the community. It was with that realization in mind that she established Circle of...

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Another Home Run for Friendship Village and Schaumburg Boomers
Another Home Run for Friendship Village and Schaumburg Boomers
Posted Jun 23, 2015 in News & Events » Community News

It’s another home run as Friendship Village of Schaumburg and members of Schaumburg Boomers enjoy their third summer together.  In a win-win relationship between the two community-oriented organizations, Friendship Village is hosting three members of the professional baseball team for the summer....Read More »


Residents Visit Starved Rock
Residents Visit Starved Rock
Posted Jun 22, 2015 in News & Events » Community News

Earlier this month, 12 residents of Friendship Village participated in an excursion to Starved Rock State Park. The first over-night adventure coordinated by Friendship Village, included hiking around the beautiful grounds, viewing of Art in the Park Woodcarvings, a campfire with s'mores, trolley...

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In-House Schoolhouse-Radio Days
In-House Schoolhouse-Radio Days
Posted Jun 11, 2015 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

For most of their 20+ years on the air, Bob and Betty Sanders filled the midday programming on WBBM and WCFL radio in Chicago. Betty Sanders will share her memories of the couple's most interesting guests, hot topics, and behind-the-scenes happenings. The event is free and open to the public. For...

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The Greatest Love Songs of the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s
The Greatest Love Songs of the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s
Posted Jun 07, 2015 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us for an evening of some of the world's greatest love songs, with Jimmy NiteClub. This event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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USO Show with the Sandi Haynes Trio
USO Show with the Sandi Haynes Trio
Posted Jun 05, 2015 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us for an evening of fun and great entertainment as Sandi Haynes and the Blue Rocket Boys perform songs that the Andrew Sisters made famous. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information, call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Classical Concert
Classical Concert
Posted Jun 04, 2015 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us for an evening of beautiful music, performed by classical pianist Janice Larson Razaq. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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