Community Engagement

New Ways to Live!

 

CJE’s Community Engagement Team transforms decades of experience and innovation into educational programs, classes and invaluable resources

 

Living well is the result of achieving balance among the different areas of your life. CJE SeniorLife’s Community Engagement Team can help you fully engage with life by improving your mind, spirit and body.

CJE’s Community Engagement Team targets all aspects of your well-being through a wide range of programs and resources, helping you:

  • Maintain your physical health with educational seminars, fitness programs and preventive health screenings.
  • Meet new people and get connected through our community based programming.
  • Enrich your mind through lifelong learning programs and cultural and social events.
  • Make informed choices about aging issues and discover programs, services and community resources to help you age in place and remain independent.
  • Learn about caregiving and how to navigate life transitions.
  • Cultivate your creativity through the Art in the Moment app and other creative arts programming.

CJE SeniorLife offers:

  • Lifelong Learning Classes and Workshops
  • Health and Wellness Education and Screenings
  • Tips on healthy and enriched living with our LifeNOTES
  • Caregiver Education, Support and Resources
  • Volunteer Opportunities

Are you a member of a group?  Would you like the CJE’S Engagement Team to come to your meeting and give a presentation?  If you have a group of ten or more, we can arrange for one of our educators to come to your site for a one-time talk or workshop on a variety of healthy living options including: balance and fall prevention, sleep hygiene, financial literacy, brain fitness and more!

Please see calendar below for upcoming programs.  For more information on these, or to schedule programming at your site, please contact CJE’s Community Engagement Team at: 773.508.1134.

Fees may apply.

Date Event Location Contact
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

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Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join us for a guided excursion to the Art Institute of Chicago for an “Art in the Moment” experience. Complimentary transportation and museum entrance included. Advance registration is required by calling 773.508.1052. Space is limited to 20 people. (Note: we will NOT hold our regularly scheduled My Go To Place program to accommodate Art Institute tour).

Free. Open to Niles Township Residents only.

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Niles Township Government Office
5255 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Come try a new energizing exercise class with David Wittenstein, a NASM certified personal trainer and a senior fitness specialist who lives and works in Niles Township. He believes in training core, stability, strength and conditioning for the foundation of proper movement.

Free. Open to Niles Township Residents only.

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Niles Township Government Office
5255 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

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Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Understanding Social Media. Nicole Bruce, CJE SeniorLife’s social media expert will provide an overview of social media and how to use it to stay connected.

Free. Open to Niles Township Residents only.

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Niles Township Government Office
5255 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Deb DelSignore from the Art Institute of Chicago will lead an art activity to help create a rock garden with messages of kindness and wisdom for the community.

Free. Open to Niles Township Residents only.

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My Go-To Place

 

 

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Niles Township Government Office
5255 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Come try a new energizing exercise class with David Wittenstein, a NASM certified personal trainer and a senior fitness specialist who lives and works in Niles Township. He believes in training core, stability, strength and conditioning for the foundation of proper movement.

Free. Open to Niles Township Residents only.

Click on thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Niles Township Government Office
5255 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
-
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Drop in for a game of Scrabble! No experience necessary.  

September through MayWednesdays

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Come out to listen and discuss different styles of music.  

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Community Connections

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife Counseling Services
3003 W. Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
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Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Drop in for a game of Scrabble! No experience necessary.  

September through MayWednesdays

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+
-
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

Join a diverse group of friendly folks for a lively discussion of current events. 

Click thumbnail below to download flyer

Community Engagement Programs

Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+

CJE SeniorLife
3003 W Touhy
Room 223
Chicago, IL 60645
United States

Map It
Community Engagement Programs
Adult Programs 65+