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Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Concert: Aaron Wardell, Baritone and Paul Dykstra, Piano 2:30 pm
Concert: Aaron Wardell, Baritone and Paul Dykstra, Piano
Dec 1 @ 2:30 pm
Concert: Aaron Wardell, Baritone and Paul Dykstra, Piano
Aaron Wardell, Baritone Baritone Aaron Wardell has been praised for his rich, attractive voice and ease in versatile repertoire. He is in demand as a performer of opera, oratorio and concert in the Midwest and...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 1 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 2 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
News and Views with Leslie 10:30 am
News and Views with Leslie
Dec 2 @ 10:30 am
News and Views with Leslie
Come discuss the latest in News and Events with our friend Leslie!
Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 2 @ 1:00 pm
 
Yoga with Kareena 3:30 pm
Yoga with Kareena
Dec 2 @ 3:30 pm
Stretch and gentle exercise to help promote mindful living with Kareena! Kareena Beckman Bio Kareena Beckman is presently director of Sweet Magic Studio where she teaches weekly yoga classes and workshops. Prior to opening her...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 2 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Alyse Burman Bird Watching 10:30 am
Alyse Burman Bird Watching
Dec 3 @ 10:30 am
Enjoy an afternoon learning about birds with the experts from The Wildbird Shack!
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Video 2:00 pm
Video
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm
 
Meditation 4:00 pm
Meditation
Dec 3 @ 4:00 pm
Meditation Classes in the Sanctuary, on the main floor. Sharon Northern, has been teaching Meditation classes for 25 years and is a Reiki Master/Teacher.  Everyone is Welcome, especially beginners.
Movie: “Red Joan” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Red Joan”
Dec 3 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Red Joan"
The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB’s longest-serving British spy.
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 4 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Art History with Debra 10:30 am
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Concert: Joyce Walker Band 2:00 pm
Concert: Joyce Walker Band
Dec 4 @ 2:00 pm
Concert: Joyce Walker Band
Joyce Renee Walker was born in Chicago, Illinois but grew up in Magnolia, Arkansas. By the age of 5 years old, Joyce began taking formal piano lessons and by the age of 10 years old,...
Movie: “Red Joan” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Red Joan”
Dec 4 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Red Joan"
The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB’s longest-serving British spy.
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas 10:45 am
Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas
Dec 5 @ 10:45 am
Movie Review with Zbigniew Banas
Review the movie of the week with Zbigniew. ZBIGNIEW BANAS BIO Zbigniew Banas is a film critic, teacher, and a radio and television journalist.  Over the years, his reviews have appeared in Chicago Reader, Boston...
Mark the Librarian in Lobby 1:00 pm
Mark the Librarian in Lobby
Dec 5 @ 1:00 pm
Mark the Librarian in Lobby
Mark Kaplan visits us from the uptown Chicago Public Library and brings a selection of books.
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Jewish Studies 4:00 pm
Jewish Studies
Dec 5 @ 4:00 pm
Jewish Studies
Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life Jonathan Schwartz Bio Jonathan joined the Selfhelp Home in 2017. His role is to enrich and grow Jewish learning and engagement at the Home. Jonathan has...
Yiddish Hour with Shifra 6:30 pm
Yiddish Hour with Shifra
Dec 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yiddish Hour with Shifra
Email [email protected] to RSVP for this event
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Israeli Film with Murray 10:15 am
Israeli Film with Murray
Dec 6 @ 10:15 am
Watch Israeli current films and review. Murray shows the latest films from Israel with discussion. Netflix series films, current events, films, etc.
Discussion Group 1:30 pm
Discussion Group
Dec 6 @ 1:30 pm
A resident led group discussing current event and relevant topics of interest.
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Dec 6 @ 5:30 pm
 
Friday Night Shabbat Services 6:45 pm
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 7 @ 1:00 pm
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Movie: “The Answer Man” 2:00 pm
Movie: “The Answer Man”
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm
Movie: "The Answer Man"
A reclusive author of spiritual books is pursued for advice by a single mother and a man fresh out of rehab.
Movie: “The Answer Man” 6:30 pm
Movie: “The Answer Man”
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "The Answer Man"
A reclusive author of spiritual books is pursued for advice by a single mother and a man fresh out of rehab.
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Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Concert: Don Stille & Daniela Bisenius, Violin 2:30 pm
Concert: Don Stille & Daniela Bisenius, Violin
Dec 8 @ 2:30 pm
Concert: Don Stille & Daniela Bisenius, Violin
ABOUT THE ARTIST DANIELA BISENIUS Violinist Daniela Bisenius was born in in Bucharest, Romania. Her parents, both professional pianists, started her on violin at the age of five. She attended Music School George Enescu where...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Scholar in Residence: Rabbanit Leah Sarna 10:30 am
Scholar in Residence: Rabbanit Leah Sarna
Dec 9 @ 10:30 am
Scholar in Residence: Rabbanit Leah Sarna
Visiting Scholar: Rabbanit Leah Sarna, Anshe Sholom Bnai Israel December 9th at 10:30am “The Rabbi Who Sat in a Box” A Talmudic discussion about the parameters of bribery brings to the fore some exciting questions about...
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
History with Donna 2:15 pm
History with Donna
Dec 9 @ 2:15 pm
Enjoy a PowerPoint presentation of past presidents, architectural, monumental landmarks, first ladies of the centuries, states, cultures, fashions, travels etc. and discussion relating to the topic.  20th – 21st Century era focus.
Yoga with Kareena 3:30 pm
Yoga with Kareena
Dec 9 @ 3:30 pm
Stretch and gentle exercise to help promote mindful living with Kareena! Kareena Beckman Bio Kareena Beckman is presently director of Sweet Magic Studio where she teaches weekly yoga classes and workshops. Prior to opening her...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
State ID’s 10:00 am
State ID’s
Dec 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
 
Meditation 4:00 pm
Meditation
Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm
Meditation Classes in the Sanctuary, on the main floor. Sharon Northern, has been teaching Meditation classes for 25 years and is a Reiki Master/Teacher.  Everyone is Welcome, especially beginners.
Movie: “Red Joan” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Red Joan”
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Red Joan"
The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB’s longest-serving British spy.
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Classical Music with Dr. Marcus 10:30 am
Classical Music with Dr. Marcus
Dec 11 @ 10:30 am
Join Dr. Sheldon Marcus for beautiful classical music!
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Dr. Paul Lam’s Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Led by Renée Gatsis 2:00 pm
Dr. Paul Lam’s Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Led by Renée Gatsis
Dec 11 @ 2:00 pm
Dr. Paul Lam’s Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Led by Renée Gatsis
Renée Gatsis has been a Tai Chi practitioner for nearly 40 years and has taught for 20. At the Selfhelp Home, Renée teaches Dr. Paul Lams’ seated Tai Chi for Arthritis. In this class residents...
Resident Dining Committee Meeting 3:30 pm
Resident Dining Committee Meeting
Dec 11 @ 3:30 pm
A resident led committee to discuss the food and dining options at Selfhelp. Residents discuss new recipes, give feedback and talk with the Director of Dining.
Movie: “Red Joan” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Red Joan”
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Red Joan"
The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB’s longest-serving British spy.
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
News & Views with Lynn 10:45 am
News & Views with Lynn
Dec 12 @ 10:45 am
A weekly review on the latest headlines and a lively discussion of our opinions, led by a communications expert Lynn.
Tell A Story 1:15 pm
Tell A Story
Dec 12 @ 1:15 pm
A weekly group discussion led by a professional journalist/writer who brings a new topic to discuss and share. Residents come together to learn about each other and the world.
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 12 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Ted Talks 2:30 pm
Ted Talks
Dec 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Ted Talks
Gina DiPonio shows a variety of TED TALKS videos. Each of the video follows a group Q & A full of discussion and opinions and sharing. About Gina: From creative writing to journalism to academic...
Jewish Studies 4:00 pm
Jewish Studies
Dec 12 @ 4:00 pm
Jewish Studies
Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life Jonathan Schwartz Bio Jonathan joined the Selfhelp Home in 2017. His role is to enrich and grow Jewish learning and engagement at the Home. Jonathan has...
Concert: 4 Hands, 1 Piano with Saori Chiba 6:30 pm
Concert: 4 Hands, 1 Piano with Saori Chiba
Dec 12 @ 6:30 pm
Concert: 4 Hands, 1 Piano with Saori Chiba
Saori Chiba, the “brilliant Japanese pianist”, according to the Chicago Daily Herald, is a native of Tokyo, Japan. Chiba is a recipient of numerous award and accolades for her superb keyboard artistry. From her five...
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Opera Lecture with Rick Greenman: “Don Giovanni” 10:15 am
Opera Lecture with Rick Greenman: “Don Giovanni”
Dec 13 @ 10:15 am
Opera Lecture with Rick Greenman: "Don Giovanni"
Don Giovanni is generally regarded as one of Mozart’s supreme achievements and one of the greatest operas of all time, and it has proved a fruitful subject for writers and philosophers. A staple of the standard...
Discussion Group 1:30 pm
Discussion Group
Dec 13 @ 1:30 pm
A resident led group discussing current event and relevant topics of interest.
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Dec 13 @ 5:30 pm
 
Friday Night Shabbat Services 6:45 pm
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Opera Movie: “Don Giovanni” 2:00 pm
Opera Movie: “Don Giovanni”
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm
Opera Movie: “Don Giovanni”
“Don Giovanni.” Don Giovanni is about a libertine and murderer who refuses to repent when given the chance. He is taken alive to Hell. The story was originally a folktale. Plays, operas, and even a...
Opera Movie: “Don Giovanni” 6:30 pm
Opera Movie: “Don Giovanni”
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm
Opera Movie: “Don Giovanni”
“Don Giovanni.” Don Giovanni is about a libertine and murderer who refuses to repent when given the chance. He is taken alive to Hell. The story was originally a folktale. Plays, operas, and even a...
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Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Concert: Andriy Chuyko, Various Musical Instruments 2:30 pm
Concert: Andriy Chuyko, Various Musical Instruments
Dec 15 @ 2:30 pm
Concert: Andriy Chuyko, Various Musical Instruments
Andriy Chuyko is a Chicago-based musician with thirty-plus years in the industry. From the sounds of Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, to international hits and modern favorites, Andriy’s talent in sax, flute and the recorder will...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 16 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Intergenerational Program Series with Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School 10:30 am
Intergenerational Program Series with Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am
Intergenerational Program Series with Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School
Selfhelp residents partner with the 5th graders at Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School for a yearlong intergenerational project. The theme this year is “transitions” and how a person goes through transitions in their lifetime. Sharing...
Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm
 
Mark the Librarian in Lobby 1:00 pm
Mark the Librarian in Lobby
Dec 16 @ 1:00 pm
Mark the Librarian in Lobby
Mark Kaplan visits us from the uptown Chicago Public Library and brings a selection of books.
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Lecture by RefugeeOne 2:30 pm
Lecture by RefugeeOne
Dec 16 @ 2:30 pm
Lecture by RefugeeOne
RefugeeOne is an organization in Chicago that works with resettled refugees. “RefugeeOne creates opportunity for refugees fleeing war, terror, and persecution to build new lives of safety, dignity, and self-reliance.” They will be doing a...
Yoga with Kareena 3:30 pm
Yoga with Kareena
Dec 16 @ 3:30 pm
Stretch and gentle exercise to help promote mindful living with Kareena! Kareena Beckman Bio Kareena Beckman is presently director of Sweet Magic Studio where she teaches weekly yoga classes and workshops. Prior to opening her...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 16 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Residents Meeting 11:00 am
Residents Meeting
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Meditation 4:00 pm
Meditation
Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm
Meditation Classes in the Sanctuary, on the main floor. Sharon Northern, has been teaching Meditation classes for 25 years and is a Reiki Master/Teacher.  Everyone is Welcome, especially beginners.
Movie: “Lion” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Lion”
Dec 17 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Lion"
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to...
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Choir 10:00 am
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Choir
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Choir
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School is an independent Jewish day school for the 21st century. From Early Childhood through Middle School, we inspire our students to love learning through innovative teaching, hands-on exploration and...
Dr. Paul Lam’s Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Led by Renée Gatsis 2:00 pm
Dr. Paul Lam’s Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Led by Renée Gatsis
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm
Dr. Paul Lam’s Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis Led by Renée Gatsis
Renée Gatsis has been a Tai Chi practitioner for nearly 40 years and has taught for 20. At the Selfhelp Home, Renée teaches Dr. Paul Lams’ seated Tai Chi for Arthritis. In this class residents...
My Life with Wallie 3:30 pm
My Life with Wallie
Dec 18 @ 3:30 pm
My Life with Wallie
Reminiscing about our lives- stories about life we share with each other. “My Life”, with Wallie Dayal, participants select a topic and then share pertinent vignettes from their personal treasure chest of memories and life...
Movie: “Lion” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Lion”
Dec 18 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Lion"
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to...
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
News and Views with Leslie 10:30 am
News and Views with Leslie
Dec 19 @ 10:30 am
News and Views with Leslie
Come discuss the latest in News and Events with our friend Leslie!
History of Broadway 1:15 pm
History of Broadway
Dec 19 @ 1:15 pm
Learn about the exciting history of your favorite Broadway productions!
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Sing Along 2:15 pm
Sing Along
Dec 19 @ 2:15 pm
Enjoy singing classic tunes with the residents!
Ted Talks 2:30 pm
Ted Talks
Dec 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Ted Talks
Gina DiPonio shows a variety of TED TALKS videos. Each of the video follows a group Q & A full of discussion and opinions and sharing. About Gina: From creative writing to journalism to academic...
Jewish Studies 4:00 pm
Jewish Studies
Dec 19 @ 4:00 pm
Jewish Studies
Jewish Studies with Jonathan Schwartz, Director of Jewish Life Jonathan Schwartz Bio Jonathan joined the Selfhelp Home in 2017. His role is to enrich and grow Jewish learning and engagement at the Home. Jonathan has...
Yiddish Hour with Shifra 6:30 pm
Yiddish Hour with Shifra
Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Yiddish Hour with Shifra
Email [email protected] to RSVP for this event
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Computers 10:30 am
Computers
Dec 20 @ 10:30 am
Learn how to use your new iPad or phone or learn something new like how to use Uber, Facebook or Facetime to stay in touch with friends and family.
Discussion Group 1:30 pm
Discussion Group
Dec 20 @ 1:30 pm
A resident led group discussing current event and relevant topics of interest.
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm
 
Friday Night Shabbat Services 6:45 pm
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Movie: “The Mule” 2:00 pm
Movie: “The Mule”
Dec 21 @ 2:00 pm
Movie: "The Mule"
A ninety-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel.
Movie: “The Mule” 6:30 pm
Movie: “The Mule”
Dec 21 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "The Mule"
A ninety-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel.
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CHANUKAH
CHANUKAH
Dec 22 – Dec 29 all-day
Happy Chanukah!
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Concert: Mark Streder, Piano and Rachel Peterson, Vocals 2:30 pm
Concert: Mark Streder, Piano and Rachel Peterson, Vocals
Dec 22 @ 2:30 pm
Concert: Mark Streder, Piano and Rachel Peterson, Vocals
Mark Streder was born and raised in the western suburbs of Chicago. He attended public schools and received an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts with high honors from Triton College, and a Bachelors Degree in...
Light Candles 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Dec 22 @ 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Art with Fabi 10:30 am
Art with Fabi
Dec 23 @ 10:30 am
A guided art class, a discussion and hands-on project.  Selfhelp embraces each person’s individuality and encourages creative expression. An art studio is also available for use by residents who wish to paint, sculpt, or draw...
Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 23 @ 1:00 pm
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Yoga with Kareena 3:30 pm
Yoga with Kareena
Dec 23 @ 3:30 pm
Stretch and gentle exercise to help promote mindful living with Kareena! Kareena Beckman Bio Kareena Beckman is presently director of Sweet Magic Studio where she teaches weekly yoga classes and workshops. Prior to opening her...
A Jazzy Evening of Chanukah! 6:30 pm
A Jazzy Evening of Chanukah!
Dec 23 @ 6:30 pm
A Jazzy Evening of Chanukah!
CLICK HERE TO RSVP Continue the tradition of Chanukah with The Selfhelp Home! Join us for a Chanukah special with Harmonica Master Howard Levy, Joshua Ramos & Chris Siebold on guitar playing up a jazzy...
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Video 10:30 am
Video
Dec 24 @ 10:30 am
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Meditation 2:00 pm
Meditation
Dec 24 @ 2:00 pm
Meditation Classes in the Sanctuary, on the main floor. Sharon Northern, has been teaching Meditation classes for 25 years and is a Reiki Master/Teacher.  Everyone is Welcome, especially beginners.
Light Candles 4:30 pm
Light Candles
Dec 24 @ 4:30 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
Movie: “Tel Aviv on Fire” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Tel Aviv on Fire”
Dec 24 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Tel Aviv on Fire"
Salam, an inexperienced young Palestinian man, becomes a writer on a popular soap opera after a chance meeting with an Israeli soldier. His creative career is on the rise – until the soldier and the...
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Concert: Kimberly Hann, Piano 2:00 pm
Concert: Kimberly Hann, Piano
Dec 25 @ 2:00 pm
Concert: Kimberly Hann, Piano
Kimberly Han, 18-year-old pianist and violinist, is from Lake Forest, Illinois of USA. She’s a Steinway Young Artist, a 2016-2018 Lang Lang Young Scholar, a four-year (2015-2019) full scholarship recipient of Chopin Foundation of the...
Light Candles 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Dec 25 @ 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Memory Games 10:30 am
Memory Games
Dec 26 @ 10:30 am
Fun games designed to sharpen the brain and enhance memory.
Video 1:30 pm
Video
Dec 26 @ 1:30 pm
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Light Candles 4:30 pm
Light Candles
Dec 26 @ 4:30 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
Movie: “Tel Aviv on Fire” 6:30 pm
Movie: “Tel Aviv on Fire”
Dec 26 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Tel Aviv on Fire"
Salam, an inexperienced young Palestinian man, becomes a writer on a popular soap opera after a chance meeting with an Israeli soldier. His creative career is on the rise – until the soldier and the...
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Computers 10:15 am
Computers
Dec 27 @ 10:15 am
Learn how to use your new iPad or phone or learn something new like how to use Uber, Facebook or Facetime to stay in touch with friends and family.
Discussion Group 1:30 pm
Discussion Group
Dec 27 @ 1:30 pm
A resident led group discussing current event and relevant topics of interest.
Light Candles 5:30 pm
Light Candles
Dec 27 @ 5:30 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
Sabbath Dinner 5:30 pm
Sabbath Dinner
Dec 27 @ 5:30 pm
 
Friday Night Shabbat Services 6:45 pm
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Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 28 @ 1:00 pm
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Movie: “Where Do We Go Now? “ 2:00 pm
Movie: “Where Do We Go Now? “
Dec 28 @ 2:00 pm
Movie: "Where Do We Go Now? "
A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.
Light Candles 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Dec 28 @ 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
Movie: “Where Do We Go Now? “ 6:30 pm
Movie: “Where Do We Go Now? “
Dec 28 @ 6:30 pm
Movie: "Where Do We Go Now? "
A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.
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Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Concert: Jutta & the Hi-Dukes Trio, World Music 2:30 pm
Concert: Jutta & the Hi-Dukes Trio, World Music
Dec 29 @ 2:30 pm
Concert: Jutta & the Hi-Dukes Trio, World Music
Founded in 1990, the Hi-Dukes tour in Europe, Canada, and across the U.S.A., pleasing audiences at fests, concerts, corporate events, and private parties. Schools and libraries are especially happy to sponsor the band’s unique, interactive,...
Light Candles 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Dec 29 @ 4:00 pm
Light Candles
Lighting the Chanukah candles together.
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 29 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 30 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Defying Gravity 10:30 am
Defying Gravity
Dec 30 @ 10:30 am
Defying Gravity
Learn about intrinsic/extrinsic fall risk factors, complete a questionnaire and get a screening about your own perception of balance and get tips to reduce falls with Dr. Logan Knox, Director of Rehabilitation – Healthpro Heritage...
Bingo 1:00 pm
Bingo
Dec 30 @ 1:00 pm
 
Yoga with Kareena 3:30 pm
Yoga with Kareena
Dec 30 @ 3:30 pm
Stretch and gentle exercise to help promote mindful living with Kareena! Kareena Beckman Bio Kareena Beckman is presently director of Sweet Magic Studio where she teaches weekly yoga classes and workshops. Prior to opening her...
The Family Resource Group 4:00 pm
The Family Resource Group
Dec 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This group meets at Selfhelp once a month on Mondays from 4-5pm. Meeting Dates: The group will meet on August 26, September 23, October 28, November 25 and December 30. Learn, get support and find...
Games Available in the Bensinger Room 6:30 pm
Games Available in the Bensinger Room
Dec 30 @ 6:30 pm
Enjoy cards & games in the Bensinger Room!
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NEW YEAR’S EVE
NEW YEAR’S EVE
Dec 31 all-day
 
Exercise 9:30 am
Exercise
Dec 31 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Exercise
Start your morning off with a burst of energy! Seated exercises to start your day.
Video 10:30 am
Video
Dec 31 @ 10:30 am
 
Coffee Klatsch on 9 2:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Dec 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Klatsch on 9
Catch up with your friends, discuss the latest news & gossip while enjoying fresh coffee!
Song & Verse With Wallie & Friends 2:00 pm
Song & Verse With Wallie & Friends
Dec 31 @ 2:00 pm
Song & Verse With Wallie & Friends
Enjoy singing and poetry readings aloud with Wallie Dayal.
Meditation 3:30 pm
Meditation
Dec 31 @ 3:30 pm
Meditation Classes in the Sanctuary, on the main floor. Sharon Northern, has been teaching Meditation classes for 25 years and is a Reiki Master/Teacher.  Everyone is Welcome, especially beginners.
Concert: New Year’s Eve Party Jazz Trio 7:00 pm
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