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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

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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A Taste of the Florida Keys with Susan Miura
A Taste of the Florida Keys with Susan Miura
Posted Apr 29, 2016

Join us on Thursday, May 19th – Beginning in Key Largo and culminating in Key West, audience members will learn about island life, U.S. style. Discussion of foods will include key lime pie, Grouper, conch fritters, and more. Sign up by Monday, May 13th is required at the Resident Services Desks! No...

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Joyce Garro Presents ‘A Tribute to great Crooners, Guys and Dolls’
Joyce Garro Presents ‘A Tribute to great Crooners, Guys and Dolls’
Posted Apr 29, 2016

Join Joyce on Saturday, May 14th for a tribute to great crooners both guys and dolls:  Frank, Dean, Bennett, Ella, Connie, Streisand and more.  This event is free and open to the public.  For questions, call  Donna 847-884-4254.

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Bobby Darin and Sandra Dee Tribute Show
Bobby Darin and Sandra Dee Tribute Show
Posted Apr 29, 2016

Join Ron Camron and Sandie Triplett for a tribute to Bobby Darin on Tuesday, May 10th.  You’ll hear all his great songs such as "Splish Splash" Dream Lover" Up as lazy River" Beyond the Sea" & "Mack the Knife". This event is free and open to the public.  For questions, please call Donna...

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Main Street Opera
Main Street Opera
Posted Apr 29, 2016

Join us to hear the vocal performance by Main Street Opera. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Jeannette at 847-884-5539.

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Hedda!  A Musical Conversation – One-Woman Musical on Hedda Hopper
Hedda!  A Musical Conversation – One-Woman Musical on Hedda Hopper
Posted Apr 29, 2016

Mark your calendar for Friday, May 6 for ‘Hedda!  A Musical Conversation’.  Jillann Gabrielle’s portrayal of Hedda Hopper, the iconic newspaper gossip columnist is marvelous and extremely engaging. The program includes outlandish costumes and props, dramatic renderings, music and songs that...

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Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Cinco de Mayo Celebration
Posted Apr 29, 2016

Join us for a Cinco de Mayo Celebration at the Herman’s ‘Cantina’ on Wednesday, May 4.  Enjoy fabulous entertainment with an 8-piece Mariachi Band ‘Sol de Oro’ and a fabulous taco bar dinner.  After the band, join us to see the fantastic dancing of Ballet Folklorico Sones Mexicanos dancers. This...

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Friendship Village Earns Prestigious Readers Choice Award
Friendship Village Earns Prestigious Readers Choice Award
Posted Apr 29, 2016

For the fourth consecutive year, Friendship Senior Options’ senior retirement communities, Friendship Village of Schaumburg and GreenFields of Geneva, were both named “Best Retirement/Assisted Living Communities” in the Chicagoland area’s Daily Herald Readers’ Choice Awards.

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A Taste of Midwest USA
A Taste of Midwest USA
Posted Apr 26, 2016

Join us for a virtual tour and enjoy great vacation spots here in the Midwest. Discussion of foods will cover regional snacks such as fudge, fish boils, and goodies made from cherries. Registration is required. For additional information call Jeannette at 847-884-5539.

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Intergenerational Chorus to Perform
Intergenerational Chorus to Perform
Posted Apr 25, 2016

It’s no secret that music is universal, bridging the gap between languages, ethnicity, religions, backgrounds and generations.  With this in mind, an intergenerational choir concert has been put together, featuring the voices of middle school students from Hoover Math and Science Academy in...

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Resident Honored on Earth Day
Resident Honored on Earth Day
Posted Apr 22, 2016

In celebration of Earth Day, Herb Demmel was recognized for his work in land stewardship and forest restoration. Herb, who has been a resident of Friendship Village Schaumburg since 2003, is a long time volunteer in prairie and woodland restoration.  Through the years, he has volunteered with Kane...

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Schaumburg Youth Choir Spring Concert
Schaumburg Youth Choir Spring Concert
Posted Apr 21, 2016

Come and enjoy the beautiful voices of the students, ages 15-22, of the Schaumburg Youth Choir. The concert will close with a fun sing-along. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254. 

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New Dining Choices on the Menu at Friendship Village
New Dining Choices on the Menu at Friendship Village
Posted Apr 21, 2016

Visit any senior living community across the country and there is one topic that’s on everyone’s lips…food! Everyone has an opinion on a community’s food, but Chicago’s most renowned retirement community is taking big steps to make sure you love what you eat.

Friendship Village recently contracted...

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Friendship Village Resident Recognized for Volunteer Initiative
Friendship Village Resident Recognized for Volunteer Initiative
Posted Apr 20, 2016

Friendship Village resident Kris Howard Jensen was recognized by Mayor Al Larsen at the annual Volunteer of the Year Awards Luncheon sponsored by the Village of Schaumburg. Kris was responsible for bringing the “New Life for Old Bags” program to the community and, as Jeannette Magdaleno, Friendship...

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Earth Day Celebration 2016
Earth Day Celebration 2016
Posted Apr 18, 2016

Resident Herb Demmel will present his original slide presentation, The Woods of Friendship Village-a Historic and Current Perspective. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Kithara Harp Ensemble Concert - ‘Harps Galore Concert’
Kithara Harp Ensemble Concert - ‘Harps Galore Concert’
Posted Apr 08, 2016

The "Harps Galore" concert will feature harp solos by students from the Faye Seeman Harp Studio. Students will play solo music of composers past and present, along with harp ensemble pieces for five harps written by living composers. Don’t miss this sparkling and delightful event.  This event is...

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