A full life is an active life

We offer an exciting calendar of social, cultural,
and educational activities.

Events & Activities

Welcome to the Independent Futures events calendar! Activities registration opens each quarter with a new calendar. To be added to the notification list, please email center@independentfutures.com. The spring activities registration period will begin Monday, March 22nd and end Monday, April 5th at 3:00 pm.  

Before signing up for activities, new participants are required to meet with staff and complete an introduction process. This is necessary to guarantee that the best supports are available for each individual.

Please feel free to reach out to us with any questions or concerns and we look forward to hearing from you soon. If you would have any questions, please reach out to Jeff Morthorst at (224) 545-3925.


april 2021

tue20apr1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue20apr5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue20apr6:30 pm8:00 pmArt Club

wed21apr1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed21apr5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu22apr1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

fri23apr5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat24apr3:00 pm5:30 pmHeARTwords Workshop

sat24apr6:00 pm7:00 pmVirtual Trivia Night

sun25apr11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

mon26apr1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon26apr4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon26apr5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue27apr1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue27apr5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue27apr6:15 pm7:00 pmThe Zen of Slow Cooking

wed28apr1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed28apr4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed28apr5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu29apr1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

thu29apr6:00 pm7:00 pmAnime Club

fri30apr5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

may 2021

sun02may11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

sun02may1:00 pm2:00 pmMusic Sharing Group

mon03may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon03may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon03may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue04may1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue04may5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue04may6:15 pm7:00 pmThe Zen of Slow Cooking

wed05may1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed05may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed05may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

wed05may6:30 pm7:30 pmAdvocacy Awareness Club

thu06may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

fri07may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat08may3:00 pm5:30 pmHeARTwords Workshop

sun09may11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

mon10may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon10may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon10may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue11may1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue11may5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue11may6:30 pm8:00 pmArt Club

wed12may1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed12may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed12may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu13may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

thu13may6:00 pm7:00 pmAnime Club

fri14may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat15may1:00 pm3:30 pmSaturday Cinema

sun16may11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

sun16may1:00 pm2:00 pmMusic Sharing Group

mon17may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon17may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon17may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue18may1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue18may5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

wed19may1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed19may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed19may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu20may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

fri21may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat22may3:00 pm5:30 pmHeARTwords Workshop

sun23may11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

mon24may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon24may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon24may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue25may1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue25may5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue25may6:30 pm8:00 pmArt Club

wed26may1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed26may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed26may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu27may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

thu27may6:00 pm7:00 pmAnime Club

fri28may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sun30may11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

mon31may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

june 2021

tue01jun6:15 pm7:00 pmThe Zen of Slow Cooking

wed02jun1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed02jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed02jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu03jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

fri04jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sun06jun11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

sun06jun1:00 pm2:00 pmMusic Sharing Group

mon07jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon07jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon07jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue08jun1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue08jun5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue08jun6:30 pm8:00 pmArt Club

wed09jun1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed09jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed09jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

wed09jun6:30 pm7:30 pmAdvocacy Awareness Club

thu10jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

thu10jun6:00 pm7:00 pmAnime Club

fri11jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat12jun3:00 pm5:30 pmHeARTwords Workshop

sun13jun11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

mon14jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon14jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon14jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue15jun1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue15jun5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

wed16jun1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed16jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed16jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu17jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

thu17jun6:00 pm7:00 pmAnime Club

fri18jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat19jun1:00 pm3:30 pmSaturday Cinema

sun20jun11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

sun20jun1:00 pm2:00 pmMusic Sharing Group

mon21jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon21jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon21jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue22jun1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue22jun5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

tue22jun6:30 pm8:00 pmArt Club

wed23jun1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed23jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed23jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu24jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

fri25jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sat26jun3:00 pm5:30 pmHeARTwords Workshop

sun27jun11:00 am12:00 pmBingo - Sundays

mon28jun1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

mon28jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

mon28jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

tue29jun1:00 pm2:00 pmFun, Easy Drawing

tue29jun5:15 pm6:00 pmMeditation

wed30jun1:00 pm2:00 pmBingo - Wednesdays

wed30jun4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed30jun5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

july 2021

No Events

Photo Consent Policy:

Photos and videos taken at public Center for Independent Futures events may be published in print or online for download, online photo albums, newsletters, and/or social media including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Such events include paid ticketed events like SPARK and Something’s Cooking, free at-large community events (such as disseminating information or a free film screening), or events sponsored by our Young Professionals Board. This does not include participant activities such as art club, bike club, etc. Participants in these activities have the option to give and remove consent for future photos at any time. However, attendance at the aforementioned public events are not included in the photo release form.


By paying for admission to public events and/or attending a free public event, you consent to having your photo taken and potentially published through the above-mentioned mediums unless you expressly and contemporaneously request that your photo not be taken by the photographer.

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