Senior Living. Redefined.

A Lifestyle Rich with Possibility

ACTIVITIES IN JANUARY


  • 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.

    April  2018
    SSMTWTF
    1
    04/01/18
    • 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
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversation
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    2
    04/02/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging w/ Ann
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:00 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
      Art Alive Programming
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    3
    04/03/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Workout Wonders w/Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:30 pm– 5:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    4
    04/04/18
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders with Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Blood Pressure Screening
      Location: The Wellness Center
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    5
    04/05/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:45 am– 12:00 pm
      The Writer's 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– 1:30 pm
      Computer Drop in With Mickey
      Location: The Sterling Room
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    6
    04/06/18
    • 9:00 am– 12:00 pm
      NASW CEU/Appreciation Event
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 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
    • 12:30 pm– 1:30 pm
      Walking Club with The Merion
      Location: The SappFront Desk
    • 1:30 pm– 3:00 pm
      Radio Active Players w/ Maura Junius
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    7
    04/07/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    8
    04/08/18
    • 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
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversations w/ Jaime & Sandro
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    9
    04/09/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:00 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– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Art Alive Programming
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    10
    04/10/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Workout Wonders w/Johnny
      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
    11
    04/11/18
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders with Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    12
    04/12/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:45 am– 12:00 pm
      The Writer's 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– 1:30 pm
      Computer Drop in With Mickey
      Location: The Sterling Room
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    13
    04/13/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 12:30 pm– 1:30 pm
      Walking Club with The Merion
      Location: The SappFront Desk
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      NSV - Current Events Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    14
    04/14/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    15
    04/15/18
    • 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
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Strings and Conversation
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    16
    04/16/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging w/ Ann
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:00 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– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Art Alive Programming
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    17
    04/17/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Workout Wonders w/Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:30 pm– 5:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    18
    04/18/18
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders with Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    19
    04/19/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:45 am– 12:00 pm
      The Writer's 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– 1:30 pm
      Computer Drop in With Mickey
      Location: The Sterling Room
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    20
    04/20/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 12:30 pm– 1:30 pm
      Walking Club with The Merion
      Location: The SappFront Desk
    • 1:30 pm– 3:00 pm
      Radio Active Players w/ Maura Junius
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    21
    04/21/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    22
    04/22/18
    • 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
    • 2:00 pm– 3:30 pm
      Earth Day Herb Garden Workshop
      Location: Arts & Crafts Studio
    • 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
    23
    04/23/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:00 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– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Art Alive Programming
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    24
    04/24/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Workout Wonders w/Johnny
      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
    25
    04/25/18
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders with Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:30 pm– 4:30 pm
      Open Forum
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    26
    04/26/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Tai Chi Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:45 am– 12:00 pm
      The Writer's 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– 1:30 pm
      Computer Drop in With Mickey
      Location: The Sterling Room
    • 2:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      Merion Talent Showcase
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    27
    04/27/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 12:30 pm– 1:30 pm
      Walking Club with The Merion
      Location: The SappFront Desk
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      NSV - Current Events Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    28
    04/28/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    29
    04/29/18
    • 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
    30
    04/30/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 1:00 pm
      Portraits in Aging w/ Ann
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:00 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
      Art Alive Programming
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge