Community Events

Nameless: American Indian Heritage Month Presentation & Discussion

Ernest M. Whiteman III, a Northern Arapaho filmmaker and media instructor will be back to share his culture influenced art. This presentation discusses how tradition and modernization join forces to challenge presentation and delivery. Following the 
presentation, lunch will be offered. Meal includes: roasted turkey breast, seasonal sides, dessert, and beverage.
Monday, Nov 19 • 11:30am • Presentation & meal $10M/$15NM • 
Presentation only $5M/$7.50NM

Beauty & the Beast Community Event - Drury Lane

(Anticipate minimal walking) - Location - Oakbrook
Based on the beloved Academy Award-winning Disney film, this nine-time Tony-nominated musical continues to win the hearts of people all over the globe. Trapped in her provincial town life, an intelligent, young beauty risks everything to become the heroine of her own story and break a wicked spell imprisoning a castle full of enchanting misfits and a terrifying beast.  Lunch will include cream of asparagus soup, eight finger cavatelli, chocolate mousse, and beverage.   
Wednesday, November 21 • Check-in 10:15am • Depart 10:45am-5:15pm (approx.) 
 Adult Price $78,  Under 21 $74

(Registration deadline Oct 30)
beauty and beast

Christmas Lights Trolley Tour Community Event (Waitlist Only)

(Anticipate heavy walking if you plan to get out on all the stops and minimal walking if you stay aboard the trolley) - Chicago
Kick off the holiday season aboard Chicago Trolley.  Sing carols as your holiday trolley sleigh ride whisks you amongst the festive lights and enchanting sights of wintertime in Chicago.  The trolley will stop at the Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park Zoo to capture a feel for the season.  Dinner will be provided before we board the trolley, please select a main entrée: 1) blackened salmon 2) pork tenderloin topped with a balsamic-red grape reduction, each meal includes a house salad and roasted potatoes, 3) Children under 12 meal.  Dessert will be provided on the trolley.  
Sunday, Dec 9 • Dinner 4:00pm • Depart on Trolley 5:00-8:30pm • Over 12, $32 •
Children Under 12 $30

Sunday, Dec 16 • Dinner 4:00pm • Depart on Trolley 5:00-8:30pm • Over 12, $32 • Children Under 12 $30
(Register by Nov 19)