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.

    December  2018
    SSMTWTF
     1
    12/01/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 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
    2
    12/02/18
    • 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
    • 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
      Lyric Opera Stage Artist: Arias & Musical Theater
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    3
    12/03/18
    • 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
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    4
    12/04/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Healthy Tuesday's
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:30 pm– 3:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    5
    12/05/18
    • 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
    6
    12/06/18
    • 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
    7
    12/07/18
    • 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
    • 1:00 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
    8
    12/08/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Pilates & You
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an Amercian Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    9
    12/09/18
    • 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
    • 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
      John Boda Presents The Christmas Tree
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    10
    12/10/18
    • 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
    11
    12/11/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Healthy Tuesday's
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    12
    12/12/18
    • 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
    13
    12/13/18
    • 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– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    14
    12/14/18
    • 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
    15
    12/15/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 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
    16
    12/16/18
    • 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
    • 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
    17
    12/17/18
    • 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
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    18
    12/18/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Healthy Tuesday's
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 2:30 pm– 3:30 pm
      History with a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    19
    12/19/18
    • 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
    20
    12/20/18
    • 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
    21
    12/21/18
    • 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
    22
    12/22/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Pilates & You
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:30 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an Amercian Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    23
    12/23/18
    • 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
    • 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
      John Boda Presents The Christmas Tree
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    24
    12/24/18
    • 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
    25
    12/25/18
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Integrated Movement For Mind & Body
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 10:30 am– 11:30 am
      Healthy Tuesday's
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 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
    26
    12/26/18
    • 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
    27
    12/27/18
    • 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– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    28
    12/28/18
    • 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
    29
    12/29/18
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Armchair Travel
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Bingo with Prizes
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 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
    30
    12/30/18
    • 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
    • 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
    31
    12/31/18
    • 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
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Classical Piano & Flute Duet
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA