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Using Accessible Public Transportation
Using Accessible Public Transportation
Posted Feb 07, 2012

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Approximately four dozen Friendship Village residents have attended programs sponsored by the RTA, focusing on the use of accessible public transportation. Presenter Craig Yunker said that the program is designed to help increase awareness about the ease of using Pace, Metra and the...

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Using Accessible Public Transportation
Using Accessible Public Transportation
Posted Feb 06, 2012

Approximately four dozen Friendship Village residents have attended programs sponsored by the RTA, focusing on the use of accessible public transportation. Presenter Craig Yunker said that the program is designed to help increase awareness about the ease of using Pace, Metra and the CTA. Craig,...

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Casino Night
Casino Night
Posted Feb 03, 2012

Enjoy Vegas-style games including blackjack, Texas Hold'em, roulette, craps, a horse race derby, bingo and more.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Using Accessible Public Transportation
Using Accessible Public Transportation
Posted Feb 02, 2012

Presenter Craig Yunker will talk about the ease of using accessible public transportation including CTA, Metra and Pace. Craig, who was formerly a state-champion bodybuilder, became quadriplegic after a diving accident. Craig is the president and founder of MoreAbled Inc., an organization devoted...

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Hiring and Leading Creative Activities Staff
Hiring and Leading Creative Activities Staff
Posted Feb 01, 2012

Written by Friendship Village lifestyles director Michael McCann and appearing in LivingAge Magazine

What type of person has the skill set to strategically plan for the future, concentrate on the here and now and make an impact on individuals as well as a community? It may be a CEO, but it...

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Dansations
Dansations
Posted Jan 29, 2012

Dorothy's Dancing Unlimited presents an entertaining evening of ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary and hip hop dance performances,

This event is free and open to the public.

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Stars of the Silver Screen
Stars of the Silver Screen
Posted Jan 27, 2012

Solo dramatist Roberta Randall presents an in-depth and intimate portrayal of the most famous actresses in film history: Bette Davis, Judy Garland and Elizabeth Taylor. The program includes scenes from some of their most memorable films.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Enhanced Website and 35th Anniversary—Friendship Village Has A Lot to Celebrate!
Enhanced Website and 35th Anniversary—Friendship Village Has A Lot to Celebrate!
Posted Jan 26, 2012

Friendship Village Schaumburg is pleased to introduce its completely renovated website, greatly improved in order to enhance visitors’ experiences at http://www.friendshipvillage.org.  The site has been launched just in time for our 35th anniversary, so we have a lot to celebrate!!! Check...

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Friendship Senior Options Names New Vice President
Friendship Senior Options Names New Vice President
Posted Jan 24, 2012

Friendship Senior Options announced the appointment of Renee Cisewski to the position of Vice President of Operations, effective January 3, 2012. Renee’s primary responsibilities will focus on the operating departments of Friendship Village.

Renee is a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator who...

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Chinese New Year Celebration
Chinese New Year Celebration
Posted Jan 23, 2012

Friendship Village celebrates the Chinese New Year through an evening of culture and customs by Jennifer Chan and Lily Li. The event includes a Ribbon Dance and Chinese Lion Dance, as well as a demonstration and explanation of Tai Chi by Friendship Village Chaplain Richard Oas.

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Humor, Hugs and Hope
Posted Jan 18, 2012

Author and motivational speaker Greg Risberg embraces the power of laughter. The event is free and open to the public. Reservations are requested.

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Friendship Village Residents to Explore the Wonders of Science
Friendship Village Residents to Explore the Wonders of Science
Posted Jan 16, 2012

TribLocal

Friendship Village is introducing a class which, through lecture and hands-on experience, will allow participants to explore The Wonders of Science. The ten-week course will cover a fascinating variety of topics. Featured, will be the study of forensics, such as that shown in the...

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Friendship Village Celebrates its 35th Anniversary
Friendship Village Celebrates its 35th Anniversary
Posted Jan 16, 2012

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Friendship Village of Schaumburg is celebrating its 35th anniversary through a series of programs, events and honors which will begin in February and continue throughout the year.

Click here to read more about Friendship Village's 35th anniversary celebration as it appears in...

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Friendship Village Residents to Explore the Wonders of Science
Friendship Village Residents to Explore the Wonders of Science
Posted Jan 16, 2012

Friendship Village is introducing a class which allow participants to explore The Wonders of Science, through a series of lecture and hands-on experience. The ten-week course will cover a fascinating variety of topics. Featured, will be the study of forensics, such as that shown in the popular...

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Friendship Village Celebrates its 35th Anniversary
Friendship Village Celebrates its 35th Anniversary
Posted Jan 12, 2012

Friendship Village of Schaumburg is celebrating its 35th anniversary through a series of programs, events and honors which will begin in February and continue throughout the year.

The festivities officially kick-off on Friday, February 17 at 2 p.m. with the 35th Anniversary and Centenarian...

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Let’s Dance Movie Premiere
Let’s Dance Movie Premiere
Posted Jan 05, 2012

Following the search lights that led fans to the Beatles, the Pope, the Rolling Stones and just last week, to Friendship Village, paparazzi clustered behind pillars and posts to capture photos of Let’s Dance movie stars as they exited their limousines, courtesy of A1 American Limousine.

When a...

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