Members & guests—free. In a discussion moderated by Allison Cuddy, former NPR host, the featured authors are Meredith Maran, author of The New Old Me—My Late Life Reinvention, post-divorce memoir about starting over at 60 and what it means to be a woman of a certain age in our time and Elaine Soloway, whose life and marriage are the basis for the current hit TV series Transparent and author of Bad Grandma. Refreshments and snacks will be provided. Please scroll…Find out more »
Members & guests - free. Scroll down to register. 5:30 PM Doors open to the public 6:00 - 7:30 PM Program Life 3.0 presents an evening of humor as Village member and writer Elaine Soloway interviews Sherry Stanfa-Stanley, author of Finding My Badass Self: A Year of Truths and Dares. Amazon.com says, "Fighting midlife inertia, Sherry Stanfa-Stanley stares down a year of fear through The 52/52 Project: a year of weekly new experiences designed to push her far outside her comfort zone. Her…Find out more »
Members & guests - free. The Village Chicago, in partnership with Concordia University Chicago and the Sulzer Public Library, is pleased to announce it will be co-hosting a Work for Yourself@50+ workshop in our community. AARP Foundation's Work for Yourself@50+ workshop will help adults age 50+ gain the knowledge, support, and resources they need to make informed decisions and take the right first steps toward successful self-employment. The 2-hour workshop will walk participants through the Work for Yourself@50+ materials and connect them with local resources to help them reach their…Find out more »
Members & guests—free. Please scroll down to register. Joy Loverde, author of Who Will Take Care Of Me When I’m Old? (2017) will discuss her latest book. For over thirty years, Joy has remained one of the most visible spokespersons on the topic of active aging, eldercare, and caregiving. Local independent book store, The Book Cellar, will be on hand to sell copies of Joy's books. To learn more about Joy and her books, please visit www.elderindustry.com.Find out more »
Members & guests-free. To register, please scroll down or call the Village office at 773.248.8700. Join Northcenter Neighborhood Association and The Village Chicago for an educational seminar on the new tax reform law. Guest speaker Brian Twohig, Financial Associate, at Thrivent Financial and member of Northcenter Neighborhood Association, will focus on the potential impact it will have on your retirement savings, and strategies to make the most of what you have.Find out more »
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