Adult Programming

Whether you enjoy theatre, music or simply getting together with friends, the Active Adults program at The Community House has something for everyone.  We have a wide variety of outings, health and wellness activities and classes, programs and events and ways to stay entertained! Whether you’re 35 or 100, we welcome all ages and stages of life to be fearless in their endeavors, try something new and come out and play!  Come by yourself or bring along a friend and join in one of our many offerings for active adults in the community. We have many opportunities for you to stay active and involved.  For more information and a current listing of day trips and special events or to become a member, call Jillian Spizzirri at  630-323-7500 Ext. 253


A+ Active Adult In Person Events are back at The Community House for the 2022 Summer Season! 

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to experience an in-person event in a safe and socially distant setting! The Community House follows all COVID-19 protocols and mandates set forth by the State of Illinois and the Center for Disease Control. Masks are optional.


Heart Saver CPR with Hinsdale Fire Department – Ages 18 and up

The Heart Saver AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) class is intended for people who need or desire certification in CPR but are not healthcare professionals. Classes include a pocket mask and training on AED’s. Location: Burns Field Park Building, 320 N Vine Street, Hinsdale

Saturdays 6/4, 7/16, 8/6 from 8:00am – 12:00pm


Exercise Classes

Body Boost by F4M – Tu/Th  5/3 – 8/30 from 7:30 – 8:30pm

Stroller Barre 360 by F4M – 5/1 – 8/30 from 8:00 – 9:00am or 9:00 – 10:00am

Gentle Yoga – W 5/4 – 6/29*, Th 5/5 – 6/30**, W 7/13 – 8/24, Th 7/14 – 8/25, all classes from 10:30 – 11:30am at KLM Lodge 2nd floor. *No class 6/9, 6/15. **No class 6/9, 6/16.

Pilates and Barre Mash Up – M/W 5/2 – 8/31* from 10:00 – 11:00am or Tu 5/2 – 8/31* from 7:00 – 8:00pm. *No class 5/30, 7/4

S.A.F.E (Supported Ageless Fitness Exercise) – M/W 5/2 – 8/31* from 11:30am – 12:30pm. *No class 5/30, 7/4

StretchLab I – Th 5/9, 6/16, 7/14, 8/11, 9/15, all labs from 6:00 – 6:50pm

Prime Time A+ – Tu/Th 5/3 – 8/30 from 8:45 – 9:45am

Ageless Yoga (Zoom) – F 4/15 – 5/27, 6/10 – 7/15, 7/22 – 8/26, all classes from 10:30 – 11:30am

MetKon RX Challenge! – Th 5/5 – 8/18 from 9:00 – 10:00am

Zumba – Su 4/3 – 8/28* from 9:30 – 10:30am. *No class 4/17, 7/3

Click here to view the full Fitness Schedule at a glance!


Trips and Events

We offer a variety of day trips and events at The Community House for your information and entertainment.  Upcoming trips and events can be viewed in our seasonal program guide. Click here to review the Program Guide. 

Travel Railway Train Westbound Through the Canadian Rockies – Jul 26 – Aug 2, 2022

Traveling is back! Join us for eight days and seven nights for a wonderful trip curated by Uber Allies Travel, in partnership with The Community House! We will embark from the Fairmont Palliser Hotel in Calgary and will train travel through stunning scenery with highlights best seen from expansive glass-dome coaches! Your journey will be complemented by vibrant storytelling, regionally-inspired cuisine, and exceptional service onboard the train. Click here to start your reservation!

Nitti’s Supper Club Dinner and Show

Join Frank Nitti, his gang of gangsters, and flappers at this audience-interactive, musical-comedy revenue. Take a trip back in time to 1932 and the raucous world of gangland Chicago! Nitti’s incorporates real characters from Nitti’s life of crime! Sing along to great Broadway tunes by Porter, Gershwin, and Kander and Ebb. before the show check out Nitti’s Vault located beneath the Bar. View the secret room and the possessions discovered within it! Nitti’s Vault has been named #1 on Thrillist’s list of Hidden Urban Treasures!

Saturday 5/14 from 5:30 – 9:30pm 

Using Visualizations and Affirmations to Live the Life of Your Dreams with Nancy Belda

Enjoy snacks and the kind of positivity that will help bring you out of the daily boredom! A celebrated entrepreneur, speaker, and trainer, Nancy Belda’s presentations inspire! learn how to achieve your dreams in all areas of your life! By using affirmations, you can achieve goals, recover from trauma, and live the life of your dreams. Nancy will teach you techniques of creating positive affirmations for your personal life!

Wednesday 5/25 from 1:30 – 2:45pm 

Plant Swap and Talk with Kasey Eaves

Come to donate, swap, or adopt a plant from 2:00 – 4:00pm in our Foyer. Join us for the main at 3:00pm for a special plant talk led by Kasey Eaves! Kasey has been gardening as long as she could walk! She has grown for Chefs of Michelin restaurateurs and led demos and workshops at Chicago Botanic Garden! As owner of Vivant Gardening Services, she spends her days gardening. Join us and experience the joys of gardening! Plant swap is open to the public. Registration is required for the talk. Register online or at the Front Desk!

Friday 6/17 from 2:00 – 4:00pm (Main event starts at 3:00pm)

Teatro ZinZanni, Brunch and Show, Cambria Hotel Chicago

Join us at the beautiful Cambria Hotel Theatre for a One-Of-A-Kind Performance! From the moment you step through the door s of the Cambria you will be transported into another world where performers break free from the confines of the stage and the action unfolds all around you. A few guests may be invited to participate, many will enjoy table-side interaction with the artists, and everyone will share in being a part of an event creating a memorable evening for all. Brunch is included in your ticket price and begins at 12:00pm! This multi-course  meal includes an appetizer, soup or salad, entrée, and dessert.

Sunday 6/19 from 10:20am – 3:50pm

Starved Rock Lunch and Star Union Distillery

Join us for this beautiful and insightful tour! You will enjoy lunch in the Starved Lodge dining room then we’ll board a trolley to the Westclox Museum for a video and tour. At the museum we’ll learn about the company that began waking up America, and eventually the world in 1885. Lastly, we’ll finish up our day with a tour of Star Union Spirits Distillery, which will give you the opportunity to have a drink, dessert, and coffee!

Wednesday 7/13 from 9:20am – 4:20pm

Live Game Show Hinsdale Feud!

Join us for the LIVE & INTERACTIVE game show event! Enjoy some popcorn while you work up the strength to compete. Game Show Guru bring you “Hinsdale” Feud like you have never seen it; Two teams face off to guess the most popular answer to our survey questions. If one team gets three “X’s” the other team gets a chance to steal. Prizes will be awarded!

Tuesday 7/19 from 1:30 – 2:30pm

La Grange Farmers Market Shopping and Lunch

Take a local trip with us in The Community House van as we embark to the La Grange Farmers Market. The market will provide fruits, vegetables, flowers, breads, and more provided by local family farmers. Van leaves at 8:30am, you can shop from 9:00 – 11:00am, then enjoy lunch. Don’t forget to bring your reusable shopping bags!

Thursday 7/21 and Thursday 8/18 from 8:30am – 12:30pm 


Computer Groups

Indian Prairie Computer Club
Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9:30 am  This group offers periodic presentations by guest speakers or club members, as well as general question and answer sessions. Cost is $2 per person.

Investment/Finance Club Roundtable

W 5/4 – 8/3  9:30 – 11:00am

Join us for an engaging monthly group! Meetings are the first Wednesday of every month. An informal group of men and women with an interest in investing meet for a discussion on a wide variety of financial topics sometimes including outside speakers. Join us and bring your questions and recommendations for our annual best stock of the year contest! Cost is $2 per person. Contact group leader, Dave Meagher dmeagher@gmail.com, for more information.

Card Groups

These are drop-in groups, no reservation necessary.  You don’t need a partner and these groups are fun!

Relaxed Bridge – Soliciting advice is permitted – Fridays 11:00 am
Men’s Bridge*** – If interested, please email jspizzirri@thecommunityhouse.org
Canasta*** – Wednesday – 1:00 pm – fun and lively group
Mah Jongg Open Play – Thursdays – 1:00 pm

Pickleball
Ages 16 and up

Click to view our May and June schedule!

Open Play – Mondays 2:00 – 4:00 pm and Wednesdays 1:00-3:00 pm
Learn to Play Workshop – Modays and Thursdays 10:30-11:30 am
Improving your Game Workshop – Mondays and Thursdays 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Movies***

Videos of current films are shown the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month at 12:30 pm. on our wall mounted HDTV!  Movies are $1 per person – coffee and popcorn are provided.  Please see the latest Active Adults Newsletter for a current listing of the movies.

Book Discussion Group

Our book discussion group meets the 1st Monday of each month at 10:00 am in the A+ Room at The Community House.  This is a small and friendly group that welcomes newcomers!  Please feel free to join us for some interesting discussion about some great books. Please see the latest Active Adults Brochure for a listing of the upcoming books.

CPR***

Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation

Heartsaver class – the Heartsaver AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) class is intended for people who need or desire certification in CPR but are not healthcare professionals.  Please check activity listings for times and dates.

AARP

Tax Aide

Appointments available on Wednesdays starting February 16 – April 6. This tax assistance and preparation will be offered to low and middle income individuals with attention to those 60 years and older. To make an appointment call the front desk at 630-323-7500. Please stop by the Front Desk in person to pick up your Tax Packet before your scheduled appointment. Packets must be picked up, filled out, and brought back on the day of your appointment, for your AARP Tax Aide will need that information to prepare your taxes.

Drivers Safety Class

These classes are offered periodically at The Community House for drivers who are over the age of 50 and wish to update their driving skills.  It is a classroom-only session.  Many insurance companies offer a discount to drivers who have taken this program.  For more information about this program please see the Active Adults Newsletter.

 

*** Rescheduled due to Covid-19


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