Club 55 Program

Tai Chi (fitness)

This ancient exercise system is being widely recognized to support wellness by releasing stagnation, improving energy awareness and relieving stress through mindful movements and proper breathing. First half hour of the class you will be learning Chi Gong and the second, you will be focusing on Tai Chi.
                                                                                                                                  Instructor: Beatrice DeFranco

8 weeks                                                            6 weeks                                                                  
Ages: 55+                                                         Ages: 55+     
Day: Tuesdays                                                  Day: Tuesdays                            
Dates: 9/18-11/6                                               Dates: 11/27-1/15                                                    
Time: 11:30 am-12:30 pm                                Time: 11:30 am-12:30 pm      
Location: Community Center                           Location: Community Center      
R/NR Fee: $29/$39                                           R/NR Fee: $22/$30 
Min 6/Max 15                                                    Min 6/Max 15    
Code: 164109A                                                Code: 164109B
                                                                         *No class 12/25, 1/1

Silver Studio (art)

This class is sure to get you excited about getting creative. We will spend our time experimenting with a variety of painting mediums, including watercolors, chalk and oil pastels and acrylic paints. You will find that we have created a space for learning and practice where all students, whether beginning or experienced, can inspire one another and discover the artist within. Note: All materials and instruction will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring materials from home if desired.
                                                                                                                                             Instructor: Tara Tischer

12 weeks                                                                   
Ages: 55+                                                               
Day: Thursdays                                                     
Dates: 9/20-12/13                                                
Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm                                      
Location: Community Center                                 
R/NR Fee: $15/$20                                               
Min 5/Max 20                                                          
Code: 164106A
*No class 11/22

One Day Workshops (art)

Join us for these exciting One Day Workshops, where you can celebrate the Holidays through Art. (we will provide all supplies)
                                                                                                                                            Instructor: Tara Tischer


Pumpkin Painting          10/18
Trim a Mini Tree              12/6                                  

Ages: 55+                                                              
Day: Thursdays                                                    
Dates: see above                                              
Time: 1:00-2:00 pm                                      
Location: Community Center                                
R/NR Fee: $10/$13                                              
Min 6/Max 20                                                                



Introduction to Alzheimer's Disease

Join Yadira Montoya from Rush University Medical Center for a presentation on basic information about memory problems, dementia, and Alzheimer's.

Ages: 55+                                                               
Day: Monday                                                     
Date: 10/29                                            
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm                                      
Location: Community Center                                 
R/NR Fee: Free! Must Register, limited space                                          
Code: 164105C  

BINGO (social)

Join our fun BINGO group for snacks and prizes. 

No registration necessary.
Day: Mondays
Time: 1:30-3:00 pm
Location: Community Center


Movies in the Afternoon (social)

Don't miss out and join us for Free Movie Fridays at the Community Center, movies begin at 1:30 pm! It's a great way to get away from your daily routine and enjoy a flick with other seniors in the community. No registration is necessary, walk-ins are always welcome. Pick up movie descriptions at the Community Center.

The Greatest Showman, 2017, Drama, PG, 106 min.

A Quiet Place, 2018, Thriller, PG-13, 95 min. 

Coco, 2017, Animation, PG, 105 min.

Book Club, 2018, Drama/Romance, PG-13, 104 min.

Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!, 2018, Musical/Comedy, PG-13, 114 min.

Gala Celebrations (social)  

Come socialize and have a good time with other seniors in the community! These special socials always include a delicious lunch and great entertainment. Bring a friend or come alone, our friendly group of seniors are always happy to welcome new comers. Space is limited so make sure you register soon.

Happy Fall Y'all

Code: 164101A    Day: Tuesday    Date: 10/9    Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm    Fee: $13
Entertainment: Kym Frankovelgia

Jingle and Mingle

Code: 164101B    Day: Tuesday    Date: 12/11    Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm    Fee: $13
Entertainment: Jennifer Hall

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Address: 1619 Wesley Avenue
Berwyn, IL 60402
Phone: (708) 749-4900
Fax: (708) 749-4966

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Saturday: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

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