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Senior Center Trips

A Day at the Races, Arlington Park
Thursday, July 9 from 10:30am-5pm
Members $69/Non-Members $79               Code: 15865
Enjoy views from the International Room, where you can place your bets (with help from a Daily Racing Guide) and graze the chef’s table. Lunch includes carved ham, herbroasted chicken, appetizers, sides and desserts. Register by June 26. Sponsored by Brandel Health & Rehab

Wedding Belles Are Ringing, White Pines Inn, Oregon, IL
Wednesday, July 22 from 9:30-5:30pm
Members $79/Non-Members $89               Code: 15873
In this live stage show, five southern “belles” share their advice about life and love—in song and dance. You can sing along! The trip includes a home-cooked buffet with three meats, sides, salads and dessert. Register by July 1.

South Pacific, Light Opera Works, Evanston
Wednesday, August 19 from 10:45am-5pm
Members $89/Non-Members $99               Code: 15878
Spend one enchanted afternoon with the well-loved musical about two couples from different worlds during World War II. The lush score includes "Bali Hai," "There is Nothin’ Like a Dame," "Some Enchanted Evening," and "Younger than Springtime". Lunch is at the Celtic Knot Public House. Choose Fish and Chips, Shepherd’s Pie or Bangers and Mash for lunch. Register by July 29.

Cabaret Lunch Cruise, Spirit of Chicago
Tuesday, August 25 from 10:30am-5pm
Members $79/Non-Members $89               Code: 15892
Enjoy amazing skyline views, lunch and live entertainment while cruising Lake Michigan. Buffet lunch includes BBQ Sirloin, Caribbean Roasted Chicken, Penne al Forno, Roasted Vegetable Bake, sides and dessert. You’ll have an hour to explore Navy Pier. Register by August 3.

Let Them Eat Cake – Chicago Bakery Tour
Wednesday, September 9 from 10am-4pm
Members $59/Non-Members $69               Code: 16847
Give your taste buds a sweet treat from Molly’s Cupcakes, Lutz’s Café & Pastry Shop, and Eli’s
Cheesecake. Menu Choice: Lutz Original Club or Chicken & Mushroom Crepes. Register by September 1.

Morton Arboretum, Lisle
Tuesday, September 29 from 9:30am-4pm
Members $79/Non-Member $89                 Code: 16848
Enjoy a magical experience as you tour stunning gardens aboard a tram. The day trip includes a lunch
buffet and time to explore the beautiful grounds on your own. Register by September 15.

Oklahoma! Paramount Theatre, Aurora
Wednesday, October 7 from 10am-5pm
Members $115/Non-Members $125            Code: 16849
This Rodgers and Hammerstein collaboration will have you toe-tapping and singing along. Before the show, we will enjoy a traditional Italian meal at Maggiano’s. Register by September 23.

Museum of Broadcast Communications & Dining Room at Kendall College
Tuesday, October 27 from 9am-3pm
Members $85/Non-Members $95                Code: 16850
Enjoy radio and TV exhibits from The Bozo Show, Meet the Press, and Garfield Goose and Friends, followed by fine dining at Kendell, where culinary arts students prepare and serve lunch. Register by October 13.

Illinois Holocaust Museum, Skokie
Wednesday, November 4 from 10:30am-3:30pm
Members $59/Non-Members $69                Code: 16851
Inspiring and thought-provoking exhibits fill this world-class museum. Our visit begins with an uplifting
story from a Holocaust survivor. Lunch will be served. Register by October 21. Sponsored by CJE Senior Life

Potawatomi Casino, Milwaukee
Tuesday, November 11 from 9am-5pm
Members $35/Non-Members $45                Code: 16852

Tea at The Drake & Holiday Lights
Wednesday, December 16 from 1:30-6:30pm
Members $79/Non-Members $89                Code: 16853

Beautiful — The Carole King Musical, Oriental Theatre
Tuesday, January 6 from 10:30am-5:30pm
Members $170/Non-Members $180            Code: 16852



Senior Center Events

FREE! Park Fest
Tuesday nights through July 21
Location: Village Green Park

Enjoy free outdoor concerts. Food service begins at 6pm, followed by concerts at the gazebo at 7pm. Call the Weather/Activity Hotline at 847·291·2985 for updates.

FREE! Cookies with Kristina
Wednesday, July 15 at 1pm
Location: Leisure Center
Join Kristina Christie, Senior Center Coordinator, to discuss trip ideas and other topics of interest.

FREE! Art in the Park
Saturday July 18 10am-5pm
Sunday July 19 10am-4pm
Location: Village Green Park

Enjoy high-quality artwork of more than 70 artists, along with music and a young artists’ exhibit. The juried fine arts festival is presented by the Village of Northbrook, Northbrook Arts Commission and
Northbrook Park District. Food will be available for purchase.

Ice Cream Social
Thursday, July 23 from 1-2:30pm
Location: Leisure Center
Members $6/Non-Members $10              Code: 15685
Enjoy a fabulous ice cream sundae bar with a variety of ice cream and toppings and musical entertainment by Voytek Falendysz—guitarist, drummer, trumpeter and flugelhorn player. Sponsored by Silverado Senior Living

Travel Talk: Exotic Foods by Bill Helmuth
Thursday, August 6 from 1-2:30pm
Location: Leisure Center

Members $5/Non-Members $8                 Code: 16857
Join this world traveler who has eaten native foods in more than 100 countries. Share culinary adventures
from the Amazon River to the Middle East. Dessert will be served. Sponsored by Brandel Health & Rehab at Covenant Village of Northbrook

AARP Driver Safety Course
Monday and Tuesday from 9am-1pm
August 10 & 11

Location: Leisure Center
AARP Members $15/Non-Members $20 (Payable to AARP)
Sharpen your driving skills with a two-day class, geared towards drivers age 50 and older. Review rules of the road and safe vehicle operation. Preregistration is required, with checks payable to AARP.

FREE! What to Do in Case of an Accident
Wednesday, August 12 from 10-11am
Location: Leisure Center

Be prepared! Learn what to keep in your car, how to keep your car in good shape, and what to do if you’re
in an accident. Sign up by August 10. Presented by Bruce Bertucci of Rick’s Auto Care

Barbecue and Bingo
Friday, August 21 from 11:30am-2pm
Location: Leisure Center
Members $10/Non-Members $15            Code: 15686
Enjoy an afternoon of Bingo, a BBQ lunch and a chance to win fabulous prizes. Sponsored by Manor Care of Northbrook

Lunch and a Movie
Location: Leisure Center
Members $6/Non-Members $9
Enjoy lunch with friends, and watch a movie on our large screen.

The Imitation Game (Drama/Thriller)
Thursday, August 27 from Noon-3pm
Code: 15653
The award-winning film shows the nail-biting race against time by mathematician Alan Turing to crack
German intelligence codes during World War II. Lunch is hot dogs and fries from Josh’s (notify the
Senior Center office of dietary restrictions).

Secondhand Lions (Comedy-Drama)
Thursday, September 3 from Noon-3pm
Code: 16854
A shy young boy (Haley Joel Osment) is sent to live with his eccentric great uncles (Robert Duvall and
Michael Caine) in this coming-of-age story. Italian beef sandwiches will be served.

Video Memoirs by Robert Hillman
Tuesday, September 1 at 1pm
Location: Leisure Center

Learn how to share your life story through an in-depth video memoir, captured on DVD for your friends and family to cherish. Call the office and let us know if you plan to attend.

Flu Shots
Wednesday, September 30 from 9am-1pm
Location: Leisure Center
Roll up your sleeve for a flu shot from a registered pharmacist. Medicare Part B covers the fee for seniors
who bring their cards. No appointments are needed, but a preregistration form will be available at the
Senior Center Office, after September 8.

iPad and iPhone Workshops
Tuesdays from 10am-Noon
Location: Leisure Center
Members $49/Non-Members $59 (each class)

October 6—Intro to iPhone Basic Use
Code: 16254

October 20—Intro to iPhone Internet Use
Code: 16255

SAVE THE DATE! Jeopardy and Dessert
Tuesday, October 6 from 2-3:30pm
Location: Leisure Center

Members $5/Non-Members $9 Code: 16606
A television game show in which contestants are given an answer and must respond with a question.
(What is Jeopardy?) Test your knowledge with a game of Jeopardy, and enjoy desserts. Register by October 1. Sponsored by Home Instead

SAVE THE DATE! Mahjong Tournament
Sunday, October 18
Fee: $35                                                    Code: 16199


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