Thursday, February 28, 2013
A presentation about deficit issues and how different plans to address them could impact seniors will be given at Frisbie Senior Center in Des Plaines on Friday.
A presentation on the potential impacts of various spending plans on Social Security, Medicare and more will be held at the Frisbie Senior Center in Des Plaines at 10 a.m. on Friday, March 1. Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth, Illinois Rep. Bill Foster and Max Richtman, president of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare, the organization hosting the event, are expected to attend. Staff from Congressman Brad Schneider’s office are also expected to attend. The presentation will break down the deficit debate issues, according to a press release about the event, the various proposals being considered in Washington, and what they mean for average Americans. Petitions asking representatives for…
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
The Frisbie Senior Center and the District 62 Foundation will host Brewfest in an outdoor tent on Saturday.
If you like the idea of consuming bratwurst and beer and listening to live music for charity, head over to the Frisbie Senior Center for the first annual Brewfest from 5-11 p.m. on Saturday. Proceeds benefit Frisbie Senior Center, 52 E. Northwest Highway, and the District 62 Foundation. Three types of beer, bratwurst, hotdogs and pretzels will be served in a party tent set up in the parking lot north of the senior center. Additional parking will be available at Latoff YMCA. Stephen Samuelson, president and chief operating officer of the Frisbie Senior Center, said they are always looking for ways to collaborate with other organizations. “We know resources can be thin,” Samuelson said. “[Brewfest] is a great way for two organizations to …
Friday, July 20, 2012
Singing, dancing and jokes were abundant in the Frisbie Senior Center’s Ninth Annual Variety Show.
Singing, dancing and jokes were abundant in the Frisbie Senior Center’s Ninth Annual Variety Show, which took place at Prairie Lakes Theater on June 1. Stay connected: Receive an email from Des Plaines Patch with headlines in the morning. Earlier: Des Plaines shooting range and gun shop expansion on target. Des Plaines Patch is on Facebook, and we would love it if you and your friends would like our page.