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Life-Changing Volunteer Work
Life-Changing Volunteer Work
Posted Mar 30, 2017

Ciaran Clute of Schaumburg walked into Friendship Village on a hunch and changed not only her own life, but the lives of people she got to know. A year ago, the then eighteen-year-old said that on instinct, as well as some encouragement from her mother, she “decided to walk in and ask for an...

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Life-Changing Volunteer Work
Life-Changing Volunteer Work
Posted Mar 30, 2017

Ciaran Clute of Schaumburg walked into Friendship Village on a hunch and changed not only her own life, but the lives of people she got to know. A year ago, the then18-year old said that on instinct, as well as some encouragement from her mother, she “decided to walk in and ask for an application...

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The Garbo the Musical
The Garbo the Musical
Posted Mar 24, 2017

Jillann Gabrielle of Paradise Playhouse brings the one-woman musical about the enigmatic Swedish film star Greta Garbo, to Friendship Village. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Faith, Home and Love-History Making Women of Our Times
Faith, Home and Love-History Making Women of Our Times
Posted Mar 23, 2017

Vikki Myers of Kingdom Impact Theater Ministries brings meaning to Women’s History Month with this 60-minute dramatic and musical portrait exploring the history-making of 10 great women of faith. The presentation is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254....

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Love is in the Air….with Diamonds
Love is in the Air….with Diamonds
Posted Mar 21, 2017

Late last year, WCIU TV featured Friendship Village residents Barb and Vito’s “Love Story” on their morning show You and Me This Morning. The network re-aired the piece late last month…with a new happily-ever-after added at the end, as now there are diamonds involved. Enjoy!!

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Introduction to the Great Classical Composers
Introduction to the Great Classical Composers
Posted Mar 20, 2017

From the beautiful Consolations of Liszt to the dazzling hymn arrangements of Kartsonakis, Devin Starr presents an eclectic concert series based on some of the most emotionally captivating works written over the past 200 years. The presentation is free and open to the public. For additional...

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St. Patrick’s Day Party
St. Patrick’s Day Party
Posted Mar 17, 2017

On St. Patrick’s Day, the whole world is Irish. Join us in a celebration which includes music by the Ron Smolen Trio, dancing and Green River floats. BYOB if you’d like a cocktail. The party is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Seniors Who Inspire Us
Seniors Who Inspire Us
Posted Mar 17, 2017

We could all use a little inspiration. Friendship VIllage resident Velma Robinson was featured in a piece by Chicago Tribune as a local senior who contributes to her community, showing us all how to do better — and be better.

An amazing athlete
Velma Robinson is a baseball fan. She doesn’t...

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Mayer School of Irish Dancing
Mayer School of Irish Dancing
Posted Mar 15, 2017

​The wonderful dancers of the Mayer School of Irish Dance are back! Join us for the fun performance, which is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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HEHS Multicultural Show-A Celebration of Diversity
HEHS Multicultural Show-A Celebration of Diversity
Posted Mar 14, 2017

Join as the students of Hoffman Estates High School as the celebrate the diversity that makes us all unique. Acts will include dance, voice and more. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Shine Spring Dance Performance
Shine Spring Dance Performance
Posted Mar 12, 2017

The fabulous dance company returns, performing jazz, hip hop, ballet and tap. The fun performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Hello Spring
Hello Spring
Posted Mar 11, 2017

​Join us for a wonderful night of music by the students of the Fellowship Music Academy. Talented students, from preschool through college aged, will perform popular classical music by Chopin, Weber, Mozart, Schubert and more. The event is free and open to the public. For additional information...

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Manager of Wellness Services Adds Powerlifting to her Resume
Manager of Wellness Services Adds Powerlifting to her Resume
Posted Mar 09, 2017

As an exercise physiologist, Jessica Enriquez is the ultimate role model. Not only does she talk the talk and walk the walk…she also bears the weight…substantial weight. Literally. The tiny woman who weighs in at 114 pounds dripping wet, is a competitive powerlifter, able to squat and deadlift...

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Best in her Weight Class
Best in her Weight Class
Posted Mar 08, 2017

As an exercise physiologist, Jessica Enriquez is the ultimate role model. Not only does she talk the talk and walk the walk…she also bears the weight….substantial weight. Literally. The tiny woman who weighs in at 114 pounds dripping wet, is a competitive powerlifter, able to squat and deadlift...

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A Day in Ireland-Songs and Stories from Ireland
A Day in Ireland-Songs and Stories from Ireland
Posted Mar 07, 2017

​Join us for an enchanting evening of songs and stories of the Emerald Isle by Jeffrey Deutsch. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information, call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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Inman Suzuki Studio Violin Concert
Inman Suzuki Studio Violin Concert
Posted Mar 04, 2017

Join us for a classical violin concert performed by the very talented students of Inman Suzuki Studio. Children range in age from 6-18. The performance is free and open to the public. For additional information call Donna at 847-843-4254.

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