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 Brian at 224-828-0303 to sign-up for an event and for transportation.
Zoom Yoga –Let's have some fun and move in this time of uncertainty. We are offering Zoom Video Yoga class on Thursdays at 9:30 am. You need to have an internet connection and a device to view it on. Email the township at: firstname.lastname@example.org for the link to join in. Just download the zoom app and click on the link supplied to you to enjoy yoga at home with Patty.
On Site Yoga w/ Allison - Monday on site yoga will be with Allision who will be offering her version of chair yoga to help you improve your balance and stay flexible. Please call 48 hrs in advance to reserve a spot so we an set up correctly. 224-828-0303 .
Senior Walk Club - We have had enough of winter and being cooped up in the house. Spring is here so let's get out and walk! Enjoy some fresh air & nature as we walk the paths in our local parks with Allison.
Conference Call Bingo - When life gets crazy, so do we! We now play conference call Bingo on Tuesday. The call opens at 10:45 & bingo starts at 11 am and goes for a little over an hour. Contact Brian @ 847-828-0303 if you need bingo cards or the call in number.
On Site Bingo – Like conference call bingo, but miss your friends? We offer on site bingo for up to 10 people on Tuesdays at 11 am. Call Brian 48 hrs in advance @224-828-0303 to reserve a spot.
Shopping Trip - Every other Friday is for shopping. Bus pickups starts @ 9:00 am and a shopping trip to Butera in Genoa or Walmart in Huntley will be the destination.
Dice Game - Start saving your nickels, dices, & quarters! We are playing dice games every Friday. The 1st and 3rd Friday will be Ship, Captain, Crew for quarters. The 2nd & 4th Friday will be LRC for nickels & dimes. Everyone will have their own dice for each game, so it is social distance friendly. RSVP to Brian 227-828-0303 if you are interested in attending.
Crafty Seniors - May 12th 11- 1PM Glass Flower Garden Stake. If you dont have a green thumb the one way to have blooming flowers in you garden is to create Glass Garden Flowers. We will be taking old glass plates, bowls, and other pieces of glassware, adding paint to give them color to create these everlasting blooms. You can bring unused glassware from home to create an additional flower and pay for the hardware. Cost $15 for supplies to create 1 flower. RSVP to Brian 224-828-0303 or office by 5/7
Field Trip - May 19th 11- 1pm. We are taking a short trip to Klien's Farm & Garden Market in Udina on Rt 20 to shop their array of annual flowers and choose your favorites. Then you will be instructed on how to assemble the perfect planter. Bring your own container to be planted. It doesn't have to a typical planter, be creative in your choice. Fee $5 for bus transportation. You will purchase plants from Klein's and soil will be donated by Klein's. P/up starts at 10 if requested, bus leaves Township Bldg at 10:30. RSVP Brian 224-828-0303 by 5/12
Hampshire / Burlington Senior Club - Meets at the Hampshire Township Community Room for a community luncheon. This is a club, but new members are always welcome.
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 soon. Transportation is available for Hampshire residents if you call ahead. Please contact Brian at 224-828-0303 to arrange transportation or sign up for an event. We look forward to meeting you!