A full life is an active life

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

Events & Activities

**April 14th update** – To support our community through this period of uncertainty related to COVID-19, all of our in-person activities for participants have been cancelled through April. In the meantime, we will be hosting some virtual activities. These will be listed below as we schedule them. If you would like to be added to the distribution list, or have any questions, please email center@independentfutures.com for more information.

We are also making the difficult decision to postpone SPARK to the fall. SPARK will now be held on Saturday, November 7th. We hope you will be able to join us on this new date. However, if you have already purchased your ticket and are unable to join us, please reach out to Niki Moe at nmoe@independentfutures.com.


Welcome to the Center for Independent Futures events & activities calendar! If you are new to our activities, please contact the office at (847) 328-2044. All new activities participants need to meet with a Center for Independent Futures staff member and complete some paperwork before attending activities.


This calendar is updated on a quarterly schedule. Please watch for new event listings in December, March, June, and September.


When activities are changed or cancelled due to unavoidable circumstances, registered participants will be notified by phone or email.


may 2020

tue26may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

tue26may3:00 pm3:30 pmGroup Meditation

tue26may4:30 pm5:00 pmAfternoon Exercise with Niki Moe

wed27may11:00 am11:30 amMorning Exercise with Niki Moe

wed27may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

wed27may4:00 pm5:00 pmYoga

wed27may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

thu28may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

thu28may2:15 pm2:45 pmDance Party with Suzy Crawford

thu28may4:30 pm5:00 pmAfternoon Exercise with Niki Moe

fri29may11:00 am11:30 amMorning Exercise with Niki Moe

fri29may1:00 pm2:00 pmSocial Hour

fri29may3:00 pm5:30 pmSaturday Cinema

fri29may5:00 pm6:00 pmBook Club

sun31may11:00 am12:00 pmBingo

june 2020

No Events

july 2020

No Events

august 2020

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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