Friday, March 22nd at 1:00 p.m. Pamela Toler tells the story of how thousands of women with little or no experience with nursing volunteered to serve their country during the Civil War, taught themselves how to do the job under adverse circumstance (including hostility from the surgeons with whom they worked), and created a profession… Continue reading From Unwanted to Indispensable: Nurses in the Civil War – Pamela Toler
Friday, March 8th at 1:00 p.m. The Chicagoland area is filled with memories of the past. They were fun times– the International Amphitheatre hosting the Sportsman’s Show; Ringling Bro. and Barnum & Baily Circus; and the greatest event of the year, the Automobile Show! You might then stop for a great steak dinner at the… Continue reading Chicago’s Yesteryear – Jim Gibbons
Wednesday, March 20th | 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Attend one of our monthly support groups for those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. To RSVP, please complete this form or call 847-348-8726.
Friday, February 23rd | 1:00 p.m. It is impossible to capture and catalog a comprehensive collection of photography, film, and music that sufficiently reflects all that African Americans have brought to the ever-evolving culture of the United States over the past 80 years. But in this 80-minute presentation, narrator John LeGear examines some of the… Continue reading Movie Music Tribute to Black History
Wednesday, February 21st | 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. & 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Attend one of our monthly support groups for those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. To RSVP, please complete this form or call 847-348-8726.