The New Year is always a time when we look ahead at what is next for us. So what better time to begin planning your future than now! Join us for Get Set for Life: A 3-Part Series and discover everything you need to know about shopping for a senior living community, retirement planning and downsizing. At each event, an expert in the field will share their insight and answer all of your questions.

How to Shop for Senior Living

Thursday, February 17th • 11am
The Woodfield Room at Friendship Village
Lunch will be served

How do you choose the right senior living option? What are the differences between communities? What features and benefits should you look for? Mark Zullo will answer all of these questions and more to get you off on the right foot when beginning your senior living search.

Presenter: Mark Zullo, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Friendship Senior Options. He has proudly been a leader in the senior living industry for 32 years, helping ensure that seniors make the best choices for their future.

Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers

Thursday, March 3rd • 11am
The Woodfield Room at Friendship Village
Lunch will be served

Planning for the future is a big undertaking and when you’re doing it alone it can seem a bit overwhelming. In this presentation, Dr. Geber will give attendees helpful insight on navigating the retirement planning journey on their own while creating the future they deserve.

Presenter: Dr. Sara Zeff Geber, PhD
Dr. Geber is an author, certified retirement coach, and professional speaker on retirement and aging. Her acclaimed book, Essential Retirement Planning for Solo Agers: A Retirement and Aging Roadmap for Single and Childless Adults will be our gift to all attendees.

What Do I Do with All My Stuff?

Wednesday, March 16th • 11am
The Woodfield Room at Friendship Village
St. Patrick’s Day-inspired meal to be served

When you’re considering moving there are two big questions: ‘How do I sell my house for the most money?’ and ‘What do I do with all my stuff because my kids don’t want it?’ Tammy Bilek & Kathy Myles will discuss the benefits of downsizing and how to get started, while sharing the latest forecast and trends happening within today’s local real estate market.

Presenters: Tammy Bilek & Kathy Myles
Tammy Bilek is an Owner and Certified Senior Move Specialist at Honoring Aging. Kathy Myles is a real estate expert with RE/MAX of Lisle.

We hope you’ll join us for any or all three engaging and informative events. To RSVP and learn more about each event call ​847-973-6289.

All events will be socially distanced. Masks and temperature checks are required.

Thank you for your interest

This event is full.

Please call 847-884-5000 to learn more about other upcoming events.