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Jul
31
Friday with Friends - Red, White and Blue Bingo
Event's details
July 31, 2015
Time:01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The PTC is excited to continue with its monthly community program where friends of the community and members of the center come together for an enjoyable afternoon program. All are welcome!
 
(01:30 PM - 02:30 PM)
 
Aug
04
PTC Men’s Club - Germany and Israel
Event's details
August 04, 2015
Time:08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 80 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs.Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center.
 
(08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Aug
07
"At the Coductor's Podium" with Jim Kendros
Event's details
August 07, 2015
Time:10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join composer and music researcher Jim Kendros for this informative and entertaining series of immortal music. Each month, come and learn about the lives of the great composers; each title having its own theme that’s sure to delight! Jim will also perform for us on the piano and his rare historic string instruments.
 
(10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
 
Aug
11
PTC Men’s Club - Charles Darwin
Event's details
August 11, 2015
Time:08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 80 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs.Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center.
 
(08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Aug
11
Jewelry Design Class with Sande Noble
Event's details
August 11, 2015
Time:02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Join professional jewelry designer, Sande Noble, as she guides you through the fundamentals of jewelry design. This August workshop will inspire us with carefully selected stones to echo the gloriously vibrant colors of the fall in a one-of-a-kind 18 inch necklace. Fees include material cost and a two hour class instruction.
 
(02:00 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Aug
14
Light Opera Works presents: “South Pacific”
Event's details
August 14, 2015
Time:12:30 PM - 04:00 PM
Location: Depart from Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Enjoy the architecturally splendid Cahn Auditorium for this beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning musical about two people from two different worlds who seize their chance for happiness. Passionate, romantic songs, including: Some Enchanted Evening, Bali Hai, There is Nothin‘ Like a Dame, Younger Than Springtime.
 
(12:30 PM - 04:00 PM)
 
Aug
18
PTC Men’s Club - Chicago from the River
Event's details
August 18, 2015
Time:08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 80 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs.Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center.
 
(08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Aug
19
Big Band Night - Featuring the Big Band Sound of Deerfield
Event's details
August 19, 2015
Time:06:30 PM - 08:00 PM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

Please join us as Bill Cottle & the Big Band Sound of Deerfield take to the stage for an evening concert celebrating the sounds from the Big Band Era! Relive the songs of legendary greats, Basie, Dorsey, Miller and more! A light reception will follow the concert.
 
(06:30 PM - 08:00 PM)
 
Aug
21
Friday with Friends - 70th Anniversary of WW II “Patriotic Songs of America” With PTC Musical Guests
Event's details
August 21, 2015
Time:01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The PTC is excited to continue with its monthly community program where friends of the community and members of the center come together for an enjoyable afternoon program. All are welcome!
 
(01:00 PM - 02:30 PM)
 
Aug
25
PTC Men’s Club - Coins, Treasures & Appraisals
Event's details
August 25, 2015
Time:08:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

The Patty Turner Center Men’s Club is a group of over 80 men who meet every Tuesday morning for camaraderie and high quality programs.Members come to hear presentations by professional speakers on history, art, travel, science, government, and local, national, and international current events. Members consistently characterize the speakers as well informed, engaging, challenging, interesting, and educational. To join in the PTC Men’s Club you must be a member of the Patty Turner Center.
 
(08:45 AM - 10:00 AM)
 
Aug
26
Lake Geneva Luncheon Cruise and Ice Cream Social
Event's details
August 26, 2015
Time:10:30 AM - 05:30 PM
Location: Patty Turner Center, Deerfield, IL -IL

This trip is being offered by the PTC and involves extensive walking. Enjoy a relaxing bus ride on our luxury Windy City limousine bus to Lake Geneva. First stop the popular landmark Popeye’s Restaurant for a hearty meal. (Choices include rotisserie chicken, pulled pork, pulled beef with sides, salad or soup, dessert and refreshments.)
 
(10:30 AM - 05:30 PM)
 

Programs & Classes

Film Series Class with Reid Schultz

Coming in fall! The Serious Side of Woody Allen

During the 1970s, Woody Allen spent a decade mastering a sophisticated form of film comedy mixing low-brow silly antics of classic American silent humor with his droll, intellectual stand-up routines, and became a sensation. Then the laughter stopped. A new Allen emerged. From 1978 through 1992 Woody Allen took a serious look at relationships and human nature. During this period Allen was nominated for 8 Oscars, winning three times, making this one of his most acclaimed and creative periods. Each class contains a lecture and viewing of a full-length film. Reid will also lead a discussion on the previewed film for further analysis. A total of six full-length feature films will be presented and include the following titles: “Interiors”, “Manhattan”, “Hannah and her Sisters” “Another Woman”, “Crimes and Misdemeanors.”, “Husbands and Wives”.

  • Dates: Tuesdays: October 6th – November 10th
  • Times: 6:00pm – 9:30pm
  • Fee: $215
  • #113216-01
  • Note: Cost of the class is for the full six weeks. You are not able to sign up for less than the full series and no refunds will be made. No refunds will be given up to one week prior to class

Spanish

Are you traveling to a Spanish-speaking country? Do you want to better communicate with Spanish-speaking people you encounter here at home? If so, come and learn Spanish the fun and easy way with instructor Ana Maria Trbojevich. Vocabulary will be pre-taught while storytelling will be used to develop fluency. Learn Spanish the enjoyable way!

  • Beginners’ Spanish Classes (10F)
  • Dates: Fridays: 9/25-12/4
  • Times: 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Fee: $95M/$115NM
  • #113116-01
  • Register by: Friday, September 18th
  • Min. 10 / Max. 15
  • No Class: November 27
  • Intermediate Spanish Classes (10F)
  • Dates: Fridays: 9/25-12/4
  • Times: 11:45am – 1:15pm
  • Fee: $95M/$115NM
  • #113116-02
  • Register by: Friday, September 18th
  • Min. 10 / Max. 15
  • No Class: November 27th
  • Advanced Spanish Classes (8T)
  • Dates: Tuesdays 10/6 – 11/24
  • Times: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Fee: $85M/$105NM
  • #113133-01
  • Register by: Friday, October 2nd
  • Min. 6 / Max. 12

NEW! Complete Chair Yoga Health and Fitness Program

Offered by Samantha Strok and Susan Smolin Sponsored by Freedom Homecare

Sign up for this complete and unique approach to whole body and mind health. Every other week, enjoy a complete, easy chair yoga workout led by Susan Smolin. On other weeks, Samantha Strok will give a fitness based presentation to complete your fitness education!

  • 9/9 - Chair Yoga
  • 9/16 - “Breathing and Meditation”
  • 9/30 - Chair Yoga
  • 10/7 - “Stimulating the Senses”
  • 10/14 - Chair Yoga
  • 10/21 - “Balance”
  • 10/28 - Chair Yoga
  • 11/4 - Chakra: “Energy Centers”
  • 11/11 - Chair Yoga
  • 11/18 - Ayruveda: “Science of Longevity and Nutrition”
  • 12/2 - Chair Yoga
  • 12/9 - “Reflexology”
  • 12/16 - Chair Yoga
  • Ages: 50+
  • #112804-01: Wednesdays (13 Classes)< /li>
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  • Date: 9/9 – 12/16 (13 Wednesdays) < /li>
  • Time: 2:30pm – 3:15pm< /li>
  • Fee: $50M/$60NM < /li>
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  • No Class: September 23rd, November 25th< /li>

NEW! Social Line Dance

Sign up for this fun, easy and social class to suit every fitness level. A variety of dance moves will be taught by dance teacher, Frances Strain, Executive Director of Dancemates Educational Arts. You don’t need a partner to have a great time making friends and getting a workout to popular music. 50+

  • #113108-01: Wednesdays
  • Instructor: Frances Strain
  • Date: 9/9 – 10/28 (7W)
  • Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm
  • Fee: $75M/$90NM
  • Min. 10 / Max. 20
  • No Class: 01 September 23rd

Hatha Yoga

Relax and release tensions from your body and mind through the practice of classical hatha yoga, which includes postures, breathing and deep relaxation.

  • #332801-01: Mondays at PTC
  • Instructor: Joy Luster
  • Date: 4/6-7/27 (16)
  • Time: 7:00pm - 8:15pm
  • Fee: $$197R/$246NR
  • No Class: May 25th
  • #132801-01: Mondays at PTC
  • Instructor: Joy Luster
  • Date: 9/21-12/21 (13)
  • Time: 7:00pm - 8:15pm
  • Fee: $$166R/$208NR
  • No Class: November 23rd
  • #132801-02: Wednesdays at PTC
  • Instructor: Jai Luster
  • Date: 9/23-12/16 (12)
  • Time: 7:00pm - 8:15pm
  • Fee: $$153R/$192NR
  • No Class: November 25th

Pilates

Tone your body as you build strength and increase flexibility. This mat class conditions your body and reduces stress while improving posture and balance.

  • #132805-01: Tuesdays
  • Instructor: Julie Lyon Cheifetz
  • Date: 9/8-12/15 (13)
  • Time: 8:45am - 9:45am
  • Fee: $$166R/$207NR
  • Min. 6 / Max. 12
  • No Class: October 13th, November 24th

Tone & Firm

Improve your muscle tone and gain added strength and flexibility. Emphasis will be on the arms, hips, stomach and legs!

  • #432804 -01: Tuesdays
  • Dates: 7/7-8/4 (5 T)
  • Times: 6:45pm - 7:45pm
  • Fees: $65R/$81NR
  • #432804-02: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Dates: 02: 7/7-8/6 (10 T/Th)
  • Times: 6:45pm - 7:45pm
  • Fees: $125R/$ 156NR
  • #132804 -01: Tuesdays
  • Dates: 9/8- 12/15 (13T)
  • Times: 6:45pm - 7:45pm
  • Fees: $166R/$208NR
  • No Class: September 22nd, November 24th
  • #132804-02: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Dates: 02: 9/8-12/17(26T/Th)
  • Times: 6:45pm - 7:45pm
  • Fees: $327R/$408NR
  • No Class: September 22nd, November 26th

Tai Chi

This ancient Chinese exercise program is designed to help reduce stress, improve flexibility and balance.

  • #313217: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Instructor: Nancy Tobias
  • 05: 7/2-8/20 (8Th)
  • 10:45-11:45am $77M/$96NM
  • 06: 6/30-8/20 (16T/Th)
  • 10:45-11:45am$149M/$186NM
  • #113217: Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Instructor: Nancy Tobias
  • 01: 9/8-10/27(8T) 10:45-11:45am $79M/$99NM
  • 02: 9/3-10/22 (8Th) 10:45-11:45am $79M/$99NM
  • 03: 9/3-10/27(16T/Th) 10:45-11:45am / $153M/$192NM

50+ Fitness Workout

Participate at your own level in our most popular, non-impact aerobic workout. Full range of motion exercises help to control weight, tone, and flexibility while improving balance.

  • Mondays and Thursdays
  • Instructor: Marla Solarz
  • Min. 6 / Max. 12
  • #413201-03: Mondays
  • Dates: 7/20-8/31 (7M)
  • Times: 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Fees: $75M/$94NM
  • #413201-04: Thursdays
  • Dates: 7/16-8/27 (7TH)
  • Times: 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Fees: $75M/$94NM
  • #113201-01: Mondays
  • Dates: 9/21-10/26 (6M)
  • Times: 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Fees: $67M/$80NM
  • #113201-02: Thursdays
  • Dates: 9/3-10/15 (7TH)
  • Times: 9:00am - 10:00am
  • Fees: $77M/$93NM

NEW! Walking Club

Members of the PTC who are interested in forming a walking club are encouraged to contact Jill Becker at: (847) 572-2653. Members have expressed interest in meeting at the PTC during the summer and walking along the pathways around the center. Please let us know if you are interested.

 

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