Events

  • Nov | 19

    Artful Aging at Any Age

    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Join Rhonda Wheatley for a free collage workshop. Explore color and texture. Play with words and images. Most of all, have fun!


    Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell

  • Nov | 27

    Artful Aging / Learning to Knit

    10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    You always wanted to learn how to knit, winter is coming and you can learn to make something warm for yourself or someone else! Learn and practice the basics in this class with Cindy Pardo,
    a fiber artist. Materials will be supplied.

    Classes run October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; November 6, 13, and 27 2018 from 10:30am - noon.

    This is part of Artful Aging and the class is subsidized so the cost is only $40 (pay on first an second day of class).

    This class is open to ALL age groups.


    Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S Cornell Ave, Chicago, IL 60615, USA

  • Dec | 3

    Pain Pills: Prescription to Addiction

    10:15 am - 11:15 am

    1767 E. 79th St

  • Dec | 5

    Mental Wellness and Aging / Getting Through the Holidays

    11:00 am - 1:00 pm

    Gain a better understanding of how mental health affects older adults. Discover the signs and symptoms of anxiety and depression and learn about resources in the community.


    United Church of Hyde Park, 1448 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615

  • Dec | 10

    Cold & Flu: What Are They and Why Are They Important?

    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

    Join University of Chicago healthcare provider, Whitney Herrig, PA-C for a free presentation!
    Discover how to protect yourself from the flu, ways to speak to your provider about preventative care, and how to stay healthy during Winter.

    Register for this event one week in advance by calling (773) 488-2801.

    Free transportation is available to Chicago residents 65 and older by calling (773) 363-1933. Please allow 48 hours advanced notice.


    Mather’s—More Than a Café, 33 E 83rd St, Chicago, IL 60619, USA

  • Dec | 12

    Holiday Craft Bazaar

    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

    Chicago Hyde Park Village / Augustana Lutheran Church 5500 S. Woodlawn

  • Jan | 28

    Healthy Resolutions

    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


    For most Americans, the start of a new year means new resolutions. Learn from University of Chicago physician, Kate Thompson,MD how to set and stick with healthy lifestyle goals.


    Register for this event one week in advance by calling (773) 488-2801


    Free transportation is available for Chicago residents 65 and older by calling (773) 363-1933. Please allow 48 hours advanced notice.


    Mather’s—More Than a Café, 33 E 83rd St, Chicago, IL 60619, USA