Seniors On The Go

   Calendars of Events

       February 2024    MARCH 2024

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Monthly EVENTS

Note to Riders:  Going forward, we kindly request that we are given 72 hours advanced notice if you will be needing a ride to an event.  In the event, that you cancel your ride, please provide 48 hours.


Below are some of the favorite activities that take place each month, but our outings are not limited to this!  Please click on this month's calendar (above) for a full listing of events.


Attendees are welcome to take their own transportation to these events, or, call ahead for a ride.  Please call us at 224-828-0303 to sign-up for an event and for transportation.


ATTENTION:  When events have a limited seating or require an RSVP, we will open the events to non-residents 2 weeks prior to the RSVP deadline.  SO RSVP EARLY!!!  Fees listed include transportation and cost of admission unless otherwise noted.  If you choose to drive yourself to an event with transportation offered, a registration fee of $3 per individual and $5 per couple is required instead of the full transportation fee.


REGULAR EVENTS

YOGA W/ ANASTASIA 9:00 am Mondays - Anastasia will offer her version of chair yoga. It will help you improve your balance, strength and stay flexible.
FIT & FLEX W/PATTY 9:00 am Thursdays -
Patty will offer her version of chair yoga. Teaching light stretching, strength, as well as balancing postures.
BINGO: Tuesdays 11:00am -
Join us at the Hampshire Township every Tuesday to play Bingo. It’s the perfect time to meet new friends or connect with old friends and win some prizes! Games start at 11:07, please arrive prior to 11am.
DICE GAME: Fridays 11:00 am - Start saving your nickels, dimes & quarters! The 1st & 3rd Friday will be playing Ship, Captain, Crew (SCC) for quarters. The 2nd & 4th Friday will be Left Right Center (LRC) for nickels & dimes. Everyone will have their own dice for each game. Game starts at 11:00.
CASH BINGO 11:00 am Last Thursday the month.
The last bingo card is sold at 11:00. $10 for 10 games 3 bingo cards per game. Bring dauber or marker and an attitude to have fun!
WALMART 8:30 am-
Get your shopping done at Walmart. The bus will pick you up, drop you off at the door and when you’re done we will drive you home. Can’t beat that service! We recommend you buy a Punch Card for payment for Walmart Trip. MUST CALL TO SIGN UP 72 HRs in advance P.U.’s start at 8:30am. ERT 10:30am
CRAFTY SENIORS 11-1 pm –
Join Sue and the Group as they create something marvelous. Offered 6 times a year, on the 3rd or 4th Wednesday of the month. Keep an eye out for her next exciting project!
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FEBRUARY


Feb 27th – After Bingo Lunch – A generous donation was made to our Senior Programs with the specification to serve lunch to our seniors. We will be serving a fried chicken lunch w/sides, beverage and dessert. If you’re playing Bingo stay for lunch, if you don’t want to play Bingo come at 12:00. Time 12:00- 1:30 Fee $0 Everyone needs to RSVP by 2/20

Feb 28th -Cherry Valley Mall, Rockford- Shop ‘til you drop and let us do the driving. P.O.P/Up 10:00 ERT 3:30 Fee $15 NR Fee $20 Rsvp by 2/20


MARCH


March 1st, 15th & 29th – Walmart Join our Bi-Monthly trip to Walmart in Huntley. P/up starts 8:30 am ERT 10:30 Fee -$5 RSVP- 2/20, 3/5 & 3/19
March 4th  - Wendy’s in Huntley –
Enjoy lunch at Wendy’s in Huntley and catch up with friends- P.O. P/up 10:30 ERT 1:00 Fee $0 RSVP 2/27 Pay your own tab
March 6th –Crafty Seniors Pop Bottle Birdhouse. Not only are we upcycling using a 2 liter bottle we are also being eco-friendly. Good for the birds and good for the earth. 11-1:00 Fee $5 RSVP 2/27
March 10th – Late Nite Catechism 3-
A sinfully funny 3rd part to series. Sister is offering up hilarious lessons on Marriage and Last Rites. Show starts at 3:00 at the Egyptian Theatre, DeKalb. After the performance group go out to dinner. P/up TBA ERT 8:00 PM Fee $50 RSVP 2/14
March 13th – Lunch w/Friends -
Bring a sack lunch and/ meet new friends or join old friends during the lunch hour. To make it extra special, we will have the birthday kids blow out the candles on the cake as we celebrate the monthly birthdays. Time: 11-12:30 Fee $0 RSVP 3/5
March 14th – Chili’s Bar & Grill -
Chili’s in Algonquin serves classic Tex-Mex & American fare. They have great lunch specials starting at $10. PO P/up 10:30 ERT: 1:00 Fee $5 NR Fee - $7 RSVP 3/5 Pay your own tab
March 20th - Culver’s in Huntley –
Butter Burgers, here we come! PO P/up 10:30 ERT 1:00 Fee $ 0 RSVP 3/12 Pay your own tab
March 27th – The Big Skillet –
Good food from an old time favorite restaurant in Elgin. PO P/up 10:30 ERT 1:00 Fee $ 5 RSVP 3/19 Pay your own tab

OVERNIGHT TRIPS OFFERED TO OUR SENIORS THROUGH HAMPSHIRETOWNSHIP


For more information contact Jody at 847-683-9464. Trips are limited to 14 people. Non-residents will pay an additional $20 per person per trip.






Seniors on the Go is a group of Seniors (age 60 or older) or disabled persons that live in Hampshire Township or the surrounding communities. There is no cost to be a member (certain events may have a fee)! The group meets throughout the month to join in fun, socialization and fellowship, and we always welcome new faces! Please see the calendar of events and join us. Transportation is available for Hampshire Township residents if you call ahead. Please contact us at 224-828-0303 to arrange transportation or sign up for an event. We look forward to meeting you!