Senior Living. Redefined.

A Lifestyle Rich with Possibility

ACTIVITIES IN NOVEMBER


  • 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  2017
    SSMTWTF
     1
    12/01/17
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    2
    12/02/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Zumba Fitness
      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
    3
    12/03/17
    • 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
    4
    12/04/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Merion Bingo
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Computer Classes with Carol
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Museums of the World: The Vatican
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    5
    12/05/17
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Fit Club with Daniel
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Blood Pressuare Screening
    • 1:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Holiday Flute Duets w/D. Braun & P. McCray
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Violins of Hope: Strings of The Holocaust Screening
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    6
    12/06/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:30 am
      Encore Chorale Rehearsal
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom
      Singers begin arriving at 9:30 - rehearsal begins at 10 am and goes to 11:30 am. We provide beverage service.
    • 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
    • 2:30 pm– 3:30 pm
      Merry Merionites Sing A Long
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    • 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 w/Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    7
    12/07/17
    • 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
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Defining You and Pilates
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    8
    12/08/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Pscyhology Today: Gesalt
      Location: The Sapphire 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
      Location: Arts and Crafts Studio
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      NSV - Current Events Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      Merion Short Story Discussion
      Location: The Conference Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Holiday Happy Hour & Live Music w/ Sam Magdal
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    9
    12/09/17
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Deerfield High School Choraleers
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Zumba Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 4:00 pm– 5:00 pm
      French Connections with Koffi
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 6:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Santa Visits The Merion
      Location: The JEM Dining Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Saturday Night Movie
      Location: The Sapphire Room/Channel #73
    10
    12/10/17
    • 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
    11
    12/11/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Computer Classes with Carol
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Merion Bingo
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:30 am– 1:30 pm
      Holiday Jazz with Joyce Reness
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 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
      Hidden Memory w/ Anne Shimojima
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    12
    12/12/17
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Fit Club with Daniel
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Music Institute of Chicago Presents
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom & Lounge, 529 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
      The New Horizon's Band & Play it Again Swing Band Paul Hefner -847-404-7921
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 6:30 pm– 8:00 pm
      Hanukkah Celebration
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    13
    12/13/17
    • 11:00 am– 2:00 pm
      Encore Chorale Concert
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom
      Singers begin arriving at 9:30 - rehearsal begins at 10 am and goes to 11:30 am. We provide beverage service.
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music w/Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    14
    12/14/17
    • 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
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Defining You and Pilates
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      Museums of the World
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 5:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Dance Concepts w/ Rena
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    15
    12/15/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Aqua Aerobics
      Location: The Aquatic Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Hot Chocolate Social
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music w/ S. Aaron
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    16
    12/16/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Zumba Fitness
      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
    17
    12/17/17
    • 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
    18
    12/18/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Merion Bingo
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Computer Classes with Carol
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Museums of the World
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    19
    12/19/17
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Fit Club with Daniel
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      NW University Development Staff Choraleers
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      History w a Humorous Perspective
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    20
    12/20/17
    • 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
      Merion Roundtable Discussion
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Blood Pressure Screening
      Location: TheWellness Center
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Workout Wonders with Johnny
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 2:00 pm– 3:00 pm
      Holiday Classics w/ Natalie & Hattie
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom
    • 3:00 pm– 3:30 pm
      December Birthday Celebration
      Location: The Crystal Ballroom
    • 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 w/Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    21
    12/21/17
    • 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
    • 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
      Gingerbread House Decorating
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 12:30 pm– 1:30 pm
      Computer Drop in With Mickey
      Location: The Sterling Room
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Defining You and Pilates
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    22
    12/22/17
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    23
    12/23/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Zumba Fitness
      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
    24
    12/24/17
    • 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
    25
    12/25/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Head to Toe Fitness
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Computer Classes with Carol
      Location: The Sterling Library
    • 11:00 am– 12:00 pm
      Merion Bingo
      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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 9:00 pm
      Monday Night Football
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    26
    12/26/17
    • 9:30 am– 10:30 am
      Fit Club with Daniel
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:00 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 8:00 pm
      Stop, Breathe, Think Meditation
      Location: The Conference Room
    27
    12/27/17
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour & Live Music w/Jerry Tiberi
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    28
    12/28/17
    • 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
    • 1:00 pm– 2:00 pm
      Defining You and Pilates
      Location: The Fitness Center
    • 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
      History of an American Musical
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:00 pm– 10:00 pm
      Thursday Night Football: TBA
      Location: The Sapphire Room/The Emerald Lounge
    29
    12/29/17
    • 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
    • 4:00 pm– 6:00 pm
      Happy Hour @ The Merion
      Location: The Emerald Lounge
    • 7:30 pm– 9:30 pm
      Friday Night Movie:TBA
      Location: Channel #73
    30
    12/30/17
    • 10:00 am– 11:00 am
      Bingo With Prizes
      Location: The Sapphire Room
    • 1:30 pm– 2:30 pm
      Zumba Fitness
      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
    31
    12/31/17
    • 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