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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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Too Busy to Retire
Too Busy to Retire
Posted Nov 19, 2017

“What I’m doing now, starts with the letter ‘r’ but isn’t ‘retired,”’ said Tom Jaeger, a resident of Friendship Village retirement community in Schaumburg. “I left my architectural firm in 2008 after 50 years, not to retire, but to ‘refocus’”. The 79-year old now spends an...

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An Evening with Joey Van
An Evening with Joey Van
Posted Nov 17, 2017

Joey will take you on a trip back in time with funny musical impressions of Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Frank Sinatra, Elvis, and more. Enjoy stops along the way that include a warm tribute to George Burns and a hilarious look at an old-time radio show. The performance is free and open to the public....

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Prairie Voices ‘Give Thanks’
Prairie Voices ‘Give Thanks’
Posted Nov 13, 2017

Join us for this heartfelt performance by the Sun Prairie Voices. They will sing old standards that take you back to a kinder and gentler time—-familiar ballads with haunting harmonies and rousing tunes that will make you want to tap your toes. The concert will conclude with a sing-along. The event...

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Kym Frankovelgia’s Tribute to a Great Generation
Kym Frankovelgia’s Tribute to a Great Generation
Posted Nov 10, 2017

Come and enjoy this fabulous tribute to the Greatest Generation in honor of our veterans. Singer Kym Frankovelgia returns to Friendship Village with a wonderful trip down Musical Memory Lane. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Being Winston’s Mother
Being Winston’s Mother
Posted Nov 06, 2017

Step back in time to 1917, and see the world through the eyes of Lady Randolph Churchill. Lynn Rymarz provides the historical portrayal of Lady Churchill. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Double Play Presents Autumn Appetizers
Double Play Presents Autumn Appetizers
Posted Nov 03, 2017

Join tubaist Patrick Sciannella and flutist Amy Ridings for an entertaining evening of great music. The program will feature the duo’s own arrangements of music from Bach to Bagley and from the romantic to the roaring 20s. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information...

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A Growing Program Earns Epic Reviews
A Growing Program Earns Epic Reviews
Posted Nov 01, 2017

“Epic!” said Avi Goldstein, describing the New Life for Old Bags program at Friendship Village in Schaumburg. Avi is a student in the Elmhurst Learning Success Academy (ELSA), a program for young adults with developmental disabilities at Elmhurst College. New Life for Old Bags is a volunteer...

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Connolly Studio Concert
Connolly Studio Concert
Posted Oct 29, 2017

Join us for a violin and viola concert with the talented students of Connolly Studio The concert, which includes classical as well as folk music, is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Halloween Family Fest Monster Bash
Halloween Family Fest Monster Bash
Posted Oct 28, 2017

Our annual event for family and friends promises to be an afternoon of fun, including a face painter, magician, balloon artist, fortune teller, pumpkin decorating, a haunted house, Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley, superheroes game room and more. The event is free and open to the public. For...

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Haunted House
Haunted House
Posted Oct 27, 2017

Before our Monster Bash for families, come preview our haunted house. Are you brave enough? This scary event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Country Piano Studio Autumn Concert
Country Piano Studio Autumn Concert
Posted Oct 21, 2017

Join us for the incredible classical concert performed by the students of Country Piano Studio, The event is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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John Adair Presents Autumn Leaves
John Adair Presents Autumn Leaves
Posted Oct 20, 2017

Enjoy this fantastic evening of entertainment, as John Adair performs autumn favorites including “Witchcraft”, “Autumn Leaves” and more. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Roosevelt University Piano Showcase
Roosevelt University Piano Showcase
Posted Oct 20, 2017

Join us for the masterful perfomance of the advanced piano students of the Roosevelt University Conservatory. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information, call Jeanette at 847-884-5539.

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Halloween Concert with The Alba Trio
Halloween Concert with The Alba Trio
Posted Oct 19, 2017

Join us for the classical music with a Halloween twist, as Alba Trio performs in costume. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843.4254.

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Weather the Winter at Friendship Village
Weather the Winter at Friendship Village
Posted Oct 18, 2017

Two short months into their three-month trial, John and Enzina Davis’s decision was made. The couple was participating in Friendship Village’s Weather the Winter program which offers a three-month no-obligation trial stay. “We liked the staff, everyone was very friendly. They seemed to try to...

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