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From educational presentations to performances and events to wellness workshops and special brunches on our campus, we offer an exciting variety of happenings. RSVP now for an upcoming event, meet our exceptionally warm and welcoming residents, and see our campus firsthand. All events are free to you as our guest. You’re always welcome to bring a guest, too. Our hospitality offers the best way to discover everything we believe in.
Making Your Move Made Simple With Jennifer Hornacek and Tammy Bilek
November 09, 2018 – 10:30 am
Moving Station’s Jennifer Hornacek and Honoring Aging’s Tammy Bilek return to Covenant Village of Northbrook to share their tips and tricks. First up, we will hear insights from Jennifer Hornacek on the local real estate market and how to plan for a prompt—and profitable—home sale. Then enjoy a delicious chef-prepared lunch before Tammy Bilek shares tips on rightsizing your belongings to maximize your lifestyle. She will also provide details on complimentary services and resources available through our partnership with Honoring Aging.
Seating is limited—reserve today!
November 14, 2018 – 11:00 am
Join us for a chef-prepared lunch and a clear, comprehensive discussion of the benefits of Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs), including asset protection, tax savings, and guaranteed access to on-site health care for life. Learn about an ideal choice for people who want a solid plan—and peace of mind—in place for the future.
Jazz Up Your Holidays with Celebrated Vocalist Abigail Riccards
November 30, 2018 – 1:30 pm
Presentation at 1:30 p.m. | Concert at 2:30 p.m.
Arrive early for a brief, informative presentation on the benefits of a Continuing Care Retirement Community before celebrated vocalist Abigail Riccards takes the stage with her effortless swing, heartbreaking tone, and personalized approach to lyrics. Riccards has made a name for herself playing at well-known jazz venues and collaborating with some of the best jazz musicians. It is sure to be a toe-tapping good time!
Holiday Music Four Hands Style with Pianists Jimin Yun & Yoahn Kwon
December 21, 2018 – 6:30 pm
Get swept away by holiday music as pianists Jimin Yun and Yoahn Kwon perform classical favorites in the exciting four hands style. They will be performing the greats: Weber’s “Invitation to the Dance,” Bizet’s “Carmen Fantasy,” Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker Suite” and Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” to bring your holidays to life.
Schedule a tour of our community and experience our active senior lifestyle for yourself. Savor our dining options, preview our model apartments, and learn all about ongoing programs, amenities, and resident groups. Book your tour today by completing the form linked below. ow.ly/evwC30mhDkF... See moreSee less
Elections are coming up - in the 2016 presidential election, 71 percent of Americans over 65 voted. That is a big difference to the turnout rate of millennials and those of Generation Z, which was 46 percent, according to U.S. Census Bureau data. People over the age of 60 contribute greatly to the American system of democracy and continue to be an example for younger generations. Don’t forget to check in with your state’s deadline of registration. To check each states deadline visit: ow.ly/TysI30mg4lb... See moreSee less
Minimalism, or the idea that less can be more, inspires people regardless of age to embrace cutting out the excess in life and getting down to what is really important. For some, that means reorganizing or donating clothes that don’t fit. For others, it may mean clearing out the garage and holding a tag sale. Organizing, downsizing, and donating what you don't need anymore is a good start when making the move to a senior living community. For more about minimalism visit: ow.ly/YRUw30mg2zF... See moreSee less
With the autumn breeze comes beautiful leaves, and plenty of senior-friendly activities to keep you active and involved in the greater community. Here's a list of our top five fall to-dos: - Visit apple orchards and pumpkin patches: Going to support a local pumpkin patch or apple orchard is a great excuse to get the family together. - Stay active: Rise with the sun and take a brisk walk or mild hike among the fall foliage, crispy air, and crunchy leaves. - Get crafty: Fall’s natural palette can inspire the Monet in you! Sign up for an adult art class and explore your creativity. - Explore a new hobby: It’s never too late to learn something new. Pick up a new hobby like photography, or audit some fall courses at your local university. - Pay it forward: With Thanksgiving around the corner, it is a great time to give back to your community. Consider volunteering at a local soup kitchen! ... See moreSee less
Do you have a care plan for support as you age? Who will take care of you if your needs increase? More and more childless and spouseless seniors are facing isolation. Research shows that seniors like these are at a greater risk for having poor social support and becoming lonely, and loneliness is a predictor for functional decline. Read more and learn about your options in this article by US News: ow.ly/7f5U30mfWBK... See moreSee less
Interested in moving to our community? Book “Your Day, Your Way” to enjoy our community as our residents do. This completely customizable experience allows you to enjoy our dining, explore campus, and take advantage of our many activities for a full day tailored to meet your interests. RSVP today by completing the form linked below. ow.ly/b7Tz30mcTod... See moreSee less
It's National Mental Illness Awareness Week - did you know it is estimated that 20 percent of people ages 55 and older experience some type of mental health concern (according to a 2008 study conducted by the American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry)? Mental health is key in maintaining cognitive abilities and is just as important as physical health for overall well-being! Please take advantage of the many available resources and don't hesitate to reach out for support when needed. To learn more about mental health for seniors, read this article by Life Senior Services: ow.ly/WS1l30mb2l6... See moreSee less