A Lifestyle Rich with Possibility

ACTIVITIES THIS MONTH


  • Live Music
  • Arts & Culture
  • Social Activities
  • Health & Wellness
  • Life Long Learning
  • Spiritual Wellness
  • Recreation


    The staff at The Merion strives to provide an environment filled with positive social interaction, educational lectures from diverse local speakers, spiritual learning opportunities, and exposure to the arts by tapping into Chicago, Evanston and Northwestern University’s culture-rich resources.

    October  2018
    SSMTWTF
     1
    10/01/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Tech Tutorials
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 1:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Merion Game Day: Bridge
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      "Inspired by Art" Workshop
      Location: Arts and Crafts Studio
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    2
    10/02/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 3:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    3
    10/03/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Concert Series
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Nurse Practitioner Visit
      Location: The Wellnes Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music with Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    4
    10/04/18
    • 9:00 am– 10:00 am
      Katie's birthday
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:15 pm
      Best Day of My Life Writing Group
      Location: The Sapphire Room
      ‘All-American Barbeque” style menu – sliders, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, etc, etc Entertainment - country, bluegrass, folk, etc style
    • 12:30 pm– 2:00 pm
      Figure Drawing w/ Duffy
      Location: The Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Memory Care Movement with Barbara
    • 2:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Bridge Club
      Location: Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    5
    10/05/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Sabbath Service with Chaplain Jan Footlik
      Location: The Sterling Room
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      ShopTalk 2018!
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    6
    10/06/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Pilates & You
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      French Connections with Koffi
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Saturday Night Movie
      Location: The Sapphire Room/Channel #73
    7
    10/07/18
    • 9:00 am– 10:00 am
      Mass at St. Mary's Pickup
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Immanuel Lutheran Pickup
      Location: The Front Desk
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Merion Sunday Brunch
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Balance, Fitness, & Strength
    • 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Scrabble Group
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      Simply Yoga w/Elana
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversations w/ Jaime & Sandro
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    8
    10/08/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Tech Tutorials
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging
    • 1:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Merion Game Day: Bridge
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Research Study
      Location: The Private Dining Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    9
    10/09/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Catholic Mass
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      GEN Silent Documentary
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    10
    10/10/18
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Nurse Practitioner Visit
      Location: The Wellnes Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Short Story Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Tai Chi Fitness w/ Mike McGinn
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music with Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    11
    10/11/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:15 pm
      Best Day of My Life Writing Group
      Location: The Sapphire Room
      ‘All-American Barbeque” style menu – sliders, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, etc, etc Entertainment - country, bluegrass, folk, etc style
    • 12:30 pm– 2:00 pm
      Figure Drawing w/ Duffy
      Location: The Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Memory Care Movement with Barbara
    • 2:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Bridge Club
      Location: Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      Great American Cities Series
    12
    10/12/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders With Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 1:30 pm– 3:00 pm
      NSV Current Events Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    13
    10/13/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Pilates & You
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Art Alive Edward Hooper
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      French Connections with Koffi
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Saturday Night Movie
      Location: The Sapphire Room/Channel #73
    14
    10/14/18
    • 9:00 am– 10:00 am
      Mass at St. Mary's Pickup
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Immanuel Lutheran Pickup
      Location: The Front Desk
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Merion Sunday Brunch
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Balance, Fitness, & Strength
    • 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Scrabble Group
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      Simply Yoga w/Elana
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversation
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    15
    10/15/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Tech Tutorials
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging
    • 1:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Merion Game Day: Bridge
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      "Inspired by Art" Workshop
      Location: Arts and Crafts Studio
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    16
    10/16/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 3:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    17
    10/17/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Concert Series
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Nurse Practitioner Visit
      Location: The Wellnes Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music with Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    18
    10/18/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:15 pm
      Best Day of My Life Writing Group
      Location: The Sapphire Room
      ‘All-American Barbeque” style menu – sliders, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, etc, etc Entertainment - country, bluegrass, folk, etc style
    • 12:30 pm– 2:00 pm
      Figure Drawing w/ Duffy
      Location: The Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 2:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Bridge Club
      Location: Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Memory Care Movement with Barbara
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    19
    10/19/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders With Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 1:30 pm– 3:00 pm
      ESO Musical Insights
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      ShopTalk 2018!
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    20
    10/20/18
    • 12:00 am– 12:00 am
      Evanston Storytelling Festival
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
      Details to follow See Tammy Potts
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Pilates & You
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      French Connections with Koffi
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Saturday Night Movie
      Location: The Sapphire Room/Channel #73
    21
    10/21/18
    • 12:00 am– 12:00 am
      Evanston Storytelling Festival
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
      Details to follow see Tammy Potts
    • 9:00 am– 10:00 am
      Mass at St. Mary's Pickup
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Immanuel Lutheran Pickup
      Location: The Front Desk
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Merion Sunday Brunch
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Balance, Fitness, & Strength
    • 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Scrabble Group
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      Simply Yoga w/Elana
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversations w/ Jaime & Sandro
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    22
    10/22/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Tech Tutorials
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 1:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Merion Game Day: Bridge
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    23
    10/23/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    24
    10/24/18
    • 12:00 am– 12:00 am
      Merion WellFest
      Location: The Merion, 1611 Chicago Ave, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Nurse Practitioner Visit
      Location: The Wellnes Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Tai Chi Fitness w/ Mike McGinn
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music with Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    25
    10/25/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:15 pm
      Best Day of My Life Writing Group
      Location: The Sapphire Room
      ‘All-American Barbeque” style menu – sliders, hot dogs, potato salad, cole slaw, etc, etc Entertainment - country, bluegrass, folk, etc style
    • 12:30 pm– 2:00 pm
      Figure Drawing w/ Duffy
      Location: The Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 2:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Bridge Club
      Location: Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Memory Care Movement with Barbara
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      Great American Cities Series
    26
    10/26/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders With Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    27
    10/27/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Pilates & You
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Art Alive Edward Hooper
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      French Connections with Koffi
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Saturday Night Movie
      Location: The Sapphire Room/Channel #73
    28
    10/28/18
    • 9:00 am– 10:00 am
      Mass at St. Mary's Pickup
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Immanuel Lutheran Pickup
      Location: The Front Desk
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Merion Sunday Brunch
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Balance, Fitness, & Strength
    • 2:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Scrabble Group
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      Simply Yoga w/Elana
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversation
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    29
    10/29/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Tech Tutorials
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging
    • 1:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      Merion Game Day: Bridge
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      "Inspired by Art" Workshop
      Location: Arts and Crafts Studio
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    30
    10/30/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 3:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    31
    10/31/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Concert Series
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Nurse Practitioner Visit
      Location: The Wellnes Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music with Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge