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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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Friendship Village Wins Prestigious Landscaping Award
Friendship Village Wins Prestigious Landscaping Award
Posted Oct 31, 2014 in News & Events » Community News

Friendship Village has received the Village of Schaumburg’s prestigious Annual Landscape Award in the category of Most Improved Landscaping /Residential.  The award was presented at the Schaumburg Village Council meeting on October 28th. 

The Village of Schaumburg Environmental Committee...

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Halloween Happenings
Halloween Happenings
Posted Oct 31, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us at our Halloween Party, with music provided by the Ron Smolen Trio.  Prizes will be awarded for the best costume. This event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254. 

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Friendship Village Offers Delectable Dining Options
Friendship Village Offers Delectable Dining Options
Posted Oct 27, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

"I am using the Michelin Star rating as my standard with the objective of earning the equivalent of their highest rating. This indicates an exceptional cuisine and great services," said Chef Shae general manager of dining services for Friendship Village. Chef Shae, who joined Friendship Village...

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Comedian Dobie Maxwell
Comedian Dobie Maxwell
Posted Sep 25, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Laugh til your sides ache as comedian Dobie Maxwell keeps you in stitches. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Fall Butternut Squash Soup
Fall Butternut Squash Soup
Posted Sep 25, 2014 in News & Events » Community News

Fall is the perfect weather for a hearty bowl of soup. This Butternut Squash recipe is sure to warm your soul, and it’s one of the favorite dishes of residents at Friendship Village.

 

 

 

 

 

Ingredients

Original recipe makes 6 servings

6 tablespoons chopped onion
4 tablespoons...

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Friendship Senior Options Foundation Honors Former Governor Jim Edgar
Friendship Senior Options Foundation Honors Former Governor Jim Edgar
Posted Sep 24, 2014 in News & Events » Community News

Former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar will be presented with Friendship Senior Option Foundation’s Sterling Friendship Award on Friday, September 26th. The prestigious honor recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of seniors in our society. “Each honoree advocates positive perceptions of aging...

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Oktoberfest
Oktoberfest
Posted Sep 19, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

The celebration begins with lunch in the Wintergarden, with strolling musicians.  An apple strudel eating and root beer drinking contest will be held.  A concert by the beloved Johnny Wagner Oompah Band will follow. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna...

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Sal Viviano
Sal Viviano
Posted Sep 17, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

The fabulous Sal Viviano is back singing Broadway favorites. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Centenarian On-the-Go!
Centenarian On-the-Go!
Posted Sep 15, 2014 in News & Events » Community News

Rather than simply experiencing her triple digit age, Kathryn Marwitz is enthusiastically embracing it and enjoying just about every minute. The 104 year old may be the oldest resident of Friendship Village but her energy, sense of humor and charisma belie her advanced years. “I call her busy...

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European Music School of Voice
European Music School of Voice
Posted Sep 14, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Singers ages 5-85 will provide amazing entertainment. The event is free and open to the pubic. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Bringing the Joy of Music to Thousands…One at a Time
Bringing the Joy of Music to Thousands…One at a Time
Posted Sep 12, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us for the wonderful night of entertainment as the talented Frank Rossi plays piano and accordion and sings.  The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Friendship Village’s Lifelong Learning Featured in Chicago Tribune
Friendship Village’s Lifelong Learning Featured in Chicago Tribune
Posted Sep 10, 2014 in News & Events » Community News

(Excerpt from Chicago Tribune PrimeTime story featuring Friendship Village's Lifelong Learning program.)

Senior communities are "giving it the old college try" by partnering with area schools to keep the learning going and the mind stimulated. In some instances, it has become a mutually...

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Zelda Fitzgerald: Her Story
Zelda Fitzgerald: Her Story
Posted Sep 05, 2014 in News & Events » Upcoming Events

Join us as Lynn Rymarz portrays icon of the 1920's, Zelda Fitzgerald.  Wife of author F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda was passionate about dance, being called the "First Flapper. Books, letters and photos will be shared. This event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna...

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Friendship Village Introduces New Logo
Friendship Village Introduces New Logo
Posted Sep 02, 2014 in News & Events » In The Press

Friendship Village of Schaumburg is proud to introduce our new logo.  “This creates a contemporary marketing presence and visually solidifies the relationship between Friendship Village and its parent organization, Friendship Senior Options,” said Stephen A. Yenchek, president and CEO of...

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Friendship Village Introduces New Logo
Friendship Village Introduces New Logo
Posted Sep 02, 2014 in News & Events » Community News

Friendship Village of Schaumburg is proud to introduce our new logo.  “This creates a contemporary marketing presence and visually solidifies the relationship between Friendship Village and its parent organization, Friendship Senior Options,” said Stephen A. Yenchek, president and CEO of...

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