CHS Community Calendar - SOCIAL EVENTS

April 2018

Date: Friday, April 27, 2018
Event: Duppies
Where: JT's Corner Tap and Eatery, 1022 Fountain View Dr, Carol Stream, IL
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Feel free to join us for Duppies Social Nights!  All are welcome to join - you do not need to drink alcohol to participate.  Free admission - the choice is yours to purchase food or drinks.  Don't forget to tip your server!
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to chicagosuburbanduppies@gmail.com.
 
Date: Saturday, April 28, 2018
Event: Mother-Father Deaf Day
Where: Swoboda Deaf Center, 7050 W. Belmont, Chicago IL
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Come celebrate Mother-Father Deaf day with us! This day is to honor our parents, our culture and share our stories.
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Dan Roche at danielroche@sbcglobal.net.
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May 2018
 
Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018
Event: U-46 Deaf & Hard of Hearing 5K
Where: Bartlett Nature Center, 2054 W. Stearns Rd, Bartlett, IL
Time: 7:00 AM Registration, 9:00 AM Race
Benefits and Attractions: T-shirt/swag bag pick up and race day. Award ceremony will follow at 10:30 AM.
Cost: $30.00 Adult; $10.00 Child ages 3-17
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to DHH5K@u-46.org or check www.tinyurl.com/dhh5k18.
 
Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018
Event: Cinco De Mayo, hosted by IDLA
Where: Anixter Center, 2032 N. Clybourn Ave, Chicago, IL - Polk Conference Room, 3rd Floor
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Mexican food & drinks ~ pinata ~ games ~ folk dance ~ trivia ~ art & crafts ~ raffles ~ traditional costumes. This event is co-sponsored by Chicago Hearing Society and CHOICES for Parents.
Cost: $5.00 per adult (11 y/o and up); $3.00 per child (4-10 y/o)
Contact for Information: To RSVP by April 28th, send an email to IDLA.Response@gmail.com.
 
Date: Sunday, May 6, 2018
Event: 8th Annual Spring Luncheon, hosted by Chicagoland Deaf Seniors
Where: Atlantis Banquets, 1273 E. Rand Rd, Arlington Heights, IL
Time: Cash Bar - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM; Lunch starts at 12:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: RSVP by April 30th. Make a check or money order payable to Chicagoland Deaf Seniors, 407 W. Clarendon St., Prospect Heights, IL 60070.
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, call 847-637-5156 VP or email at ecqqke@aol.com.
 
Date: Monday, May 14, 2018
Event: Deaf Seniors Game Day
Where: Fox and Hound, 1416 N. Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL
Time: 11:00 AM
Description of Benefits: NEW LOCATION!! Starting time is at 11:00 AM with lunch first and then the Switch (Push) game followed by Rummy fun games! Come and join us for a relaxing fun day!
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For information, contact Madelyn Cumbo at stgrace48@aol.com.
 
Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
 
Date: Friday, May 18, 2018
Event: Social Night
Where: SWOBODA Deaf Center, 7050 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Come out for a social night fun! Light snacks provided. Pop & water for sale. We will have games & activities.
Cost: $5.00 
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to eventsatsdc@gmail.com.
 
Date: Monday, May 21, 2018
Event: Game Day
Where: SWOBODA Deaf Center, 7050 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL
Time: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Come out for a game fun! After switch game, you can play any other games you'd like. Bring your own lunch.
Cost: Admission: $2.00; Switch Card Game: $3.00 
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Antonia Polke at scd.antoniapolke@gmail.com or Barbara Keiner at sdc.barbarakeiner@gmail.com.
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June 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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July 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, July17, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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August 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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September 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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October 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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November 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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December 2018
 
Date: Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Event: Social/Support Group
Where: Schaumburg Township, One Illinois Blvd, Hoffman Estates, IL
Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, send an email to Sarita Phadke at sphadke@schaumburgtownship.org.
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Ongoing Events
 
Date: Every Sunday
Event: Windy City Baggo League
Where: Swoboda Deaf Center, 7050 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL
Time: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description: --
Cost: $5.00 Admission
Contact for Information: --
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Date: 2nd Monday of every month
Event: Deaf 50+ Game Day
Where: Swoboda Deaf Center, 7050 W. Addison, Chicago, IL
Time: 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, check www.swobodadeafcenter.org.
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Date: 1st Wednesday of every month
Event: Congregation Bene Shalom/Hebrew Association of the Deaf (CBS/HAD) Senior Citizens
Where: Congregation Bene Shalom, 4435 W. Oakton, Skokie, IL
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome. We get together to socialize and play games. No meetings in July and October. 
Cost: $3.00 for lunch per person
Contact for Information: For more information, contact Nona Balk at nbalk72@gmail.com.
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Date: 2nd Wednesday of every month
Event: Joliet Deaf Senior Citizens
Where: Croatian Cultural Club, 1503 Clement St, Joliet, IL
Time: 10:00 AM -4:00 PM (door will open at 9:00 AM)
Benefits and Attractions: Bring your own lunch. Do not bring any drink from outside as water, soda and coffee will be available for sale. 
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information, contact Marian Klbecka at 815-306-0549 VP. 
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Date: 1st Thursday of every month
Event: All Angels Guild Senior Citizens
Where: Episcopal Church of our Savior, 116 E. Church Street, Elmhurst, IL
Time: 10:00 AM -3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: There will be presentations and field trips as well. Free lunch, but donations are accepted. No gathering in July. 
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For more information or to get the list of meetings/field trips, contact Laura Thompson at 630-984-4251 (VP) or Lthompson@aim-cil.org
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Date: 2nd Thursday of every month
Event: Rockford Senior Citizen for the Deaf
Where: Center for Sight & Hearing, 8038 MacIntosh Lane, Rockford, IL
Time: 9:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: --
Contact for Information: Joseph Siudzinski at 815-572-4819 (VP)
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Date: 4th Thursday of every month
Event: St. Francis Borgia Deaf Senior Citizens
Where: Stokes Hall, 8025 W. Addison St, Chicago, IL 
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM (door will open at 9:00 AM)
Benefits and Attractions: There will be bingo, jackpots and raffles. Bring your own lunch.
Cost: $2.00 per person
Contact for Information: For more information, contact Annette Langston at 708-223-2125 VP or langstonannette@gmail.com.
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Date: 1st Friday of every month
Event: Deaf Coffee Chat in Skokie
Where: Panera Bread, 9611 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL
Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome! Come and join us. 
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: mariahsnest@gmail.com or wernersandi@yahoo.com
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Date: 1st Friday of every month 
Event: Deaf Chat Coffee 
Where: Panera Bread, 20530 Rand Rd #448, Deer Park, I
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome. Meet new and old faces, share, learn, teach, few laughs, etc. Also, it is a great place for ASL students to improve their signing. Please let us know by email in advance if anyone wants to give a presentation. We will welcome anyone. Thank you for understanding.
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Janice Mancill at Jannie10749@gmail.com
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Date: 2nd Friday of every month
Event: Windy City Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf (WCRAD) Coffee Social
Where: Peet's Coffee & Tea, 3025 N. Clark St, Chicago, IL (May 13th, July 8th, September 9th and November 11th); Starbucks, 4753 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL (February 12th, April 8th, June 10th, August 12th, October 14th, and December 9th)
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome - Deaf, hard of hearing, hearing, signers! Join us for coffee and stay and chat.
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Jonathan Sonderfeld at WCRADcoffee@gmail.com
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Date: 2nd Friday of every month
Event: Deaf Chat Coffee in Schaumburg
Where: Starbucks, Streets of Woodfield, 601 Martingale Road, Schaumburg, IL
Time: 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome. Come and socialize. Free drawings.
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Cindy Kermath cynker10@gmail.com
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Date: 3rd Friday of every month
Event: Deaf Chat Coffee in DeKalb
Where: Starbucks, 2577 Sycamore Rd, DeKalb, IL - across from Target
Time: 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome - deaf, hard of hearing, family members, ASL students and interpreters.
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Dawn Westhoff - dawnwestoff@comcast.net
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Date: 3rd Friday of every month
Event: Deaf Coffee Chat in Mundelein
Where: Panera Bread, 1575 S. Lake St, Mundelein, IL
Time: 6:00 to 9:30 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome! ASL students welcome. Hope to see you there! 
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Debbie Davis at missykepler78@comcast.net or Barbara Katzel at babsjimkat@yahoo.com
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Date: 4th Friday of every month
Event: Deaf Chat Coffee in Geneva
Where: Starbucks, 1445 S. Randall Road, Geneva, IL
Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: Deaf Coffee Chat is enjoyable, family-oriented, smoke-free fun!!!  You don't even have to purchase anything at Starbuck's, but we encourage you to buy something at the their shop.  They always appreciate our business. Everyone is welcome.  It is a great opportunity for ASL students to learn while meeting people. Come and socialize and win raffle prizes.  If you're hungry afterwards, we'll go to Buffalo Wild Wings at Geneva Commons at 10:00 PM!
Cost: Free
Contact for Information:  Julius Borchert at Julius@glborchert.com
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Date: 2nd Saturday of the month EXCEPT June, July, August, December
Event: WSAD Gold 50+ Walk
Where: Stratfod Square Mall, 152 Stratford Square, Bloomingdale, IL; meet inside the mall in front of the Red Robin Restaurant.
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Benefits and Attractions: Everyone is welcome! Lunch is TBA after the walk.
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Lorraine Wuertz at RainDragon90@gmail.com
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Date: 4th Saturday of February, March, April, September, October, November
Event: WSAD Gold 50+ Walk
Where: Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, IL; meet inside the mall at the Cheesecake Factory entrance
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Benefits and Attractions: All ages are welcome.  If the weather is good, we will walk in the forest preserve.  Lunch is TBA after the walk.
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Marilyn Russell at wsadgold@yahoo.com
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Date: 4th Saturday of every month
Event: Deaf Chat Coffee Gathering
Where: Fireworks Coffeehouse & Pottery Painted by You Avenue of the Cities (former 23rd Ave and 16th Street & Every 2nd Friday of the month at 7pm at Starbucks Coffee, 888 Middle Rd, Bettendorf in Iowa
Time: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Benefits and Attractions: --
Cost: Free
Contact for Information: Leon Devriendt at deerefan59@yahoo.com
 
Date: Monday, January 8, 2018
Event: Deaf Seniors Game Day
Where: Fox and Hound, 1416 N. Roselle Rd, Schaumburg, IL
Time: 11:00 AM
Description of Benefits: NEW LOCATION!! Starting time is at 11:00 AM with lunch first and then the Switch (Push) game followed by Rummy fun games! Come and join us for a relaxing fun day!
Cost: --
Contact for Information: For information, contact Madelyn Cumbo at stgrace48@aol.com.

 

 

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