Chicago Bridge Event Calendar


NOVEMBER CHICAGO BRIDGE EVENT: “One Couple’s Story: Reflections on a Journey Through Alzheimer’s Disease”

Posted on November 6, 2015

“One Couple’s Story: Reflections on a Journey Through Alzheimer’s Disease” When:  Wednesday, November, 18th, 6 to 8 pm Where:  Alzheimer’s Association National Office, Contact Center 225 N. Michigan Avenue, 18th Floor, Chicago, IL, 60601 **Please RSVP by Monday, Monday November 16th to Madeline Schork at** For this event, we will hear from a couple whose life has been impacted by Alzheimer’s disease. Ben, who is in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, and his wife Robin.  They will share with us, in their words, their experiences fromRead More


MMAI Explained: Have Questions? We’ve Got Answers

Posted on August 13, 2015

Please consider joining us for what is sure to be an interesting and educational event regarding the changes to Medicare & Medicaid for older adults. Networking + free food included! When: August 17th, 2015 Where: Chicago Dept of Family and Supportive Services (1615 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL) Complimentary Parking is available behind the building after 6:00 PM Accessible by public transportation (near Division Blue Line) Please RSVP Here:


Save the Date: September Book Discussion Event

Posted on July 29, 2015

Chicago Bridge will be hosting a Book Discussion for it’s September event.  So whether you’re looking to get in some last minute summer reading or wanting an excuse to pick up a really great read, this year we chose: Being Mortal: Medicine and What Really Matters in the End By: Atul Gawande.  Our discussion will be led by Chicago-based aging practitioner, Nancy Flowers of Rainbow Hospice.     Where: The Self Help Home (908 W Argyle St, Chicago, IL 60640)   When: September 16, 2015 @6PM Read More


Save the Date: July Social Event

Posted on July 7, 2015

JULY SOCIAL EVENT  Thursday, July 23, 2015 6 PM-7:30 PM McKinlock Court at the Art Institute of Chicago, lower level 111 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL Delight in the lush summer beauty of McKinlock Court while enjoying light menu items and listening to some of Chicago’s best jazz musicians all around the centerpiece fountain, a replica of Carl Milles’s Fountain of the Tritons in Copenhagen. Please join us for Chicago Bridge’s July social event in the McKinlock Court in the museum’s lower level. Enjoy summer’s warm weather andRead More


Save the Date! Legal Services for Older Adults

Posted on June 11, 2015

Join us for Chicago Bridge’s June educational event on legal services for older adults.  Saverio and Associates will present on topics including: Medicaid pre-planning, estate planning, probate, and assistance for veterans, spouses, and widows. There will also be a Q&A session. Wednesday, June 17, 2015 6PM-8PM The Terraces at The Clare 55 E. Pearson St. (53rd Floor)  Chicago, IL  60611 Our generous sponsor, The Terraces at The Clare, will provide a 5-star food experience with heavy appetizers and wine provided.Read More


Save the Date: May Event: Death Cafe

Posted on May 7, 2015

When: Wednesday, May 20th from 6 to 9 pm Where: Replogle Center, 126 E. Chestnut St, Chicago Parking will be validated at a reduced rate of $15 for the 900 North Michigan garage, also easily accessible via CTA What: At the Death Café, we will be participating in an interactive group discussion regarding death and end of life issues, including our own experiences and ideas, with the aim ‘to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people makeRead More


Save the Date! Leadership Launch

Posted on April 2, 2015

Are you looking to improve your resume and/or interviewing skills?   Do you like to support emerging professionals in the field of aging? Do you have advice and tips to share?   If so, then please join the Chicago-Bridge for the April 15th Leadership Launch where emerging professionals will network with established professionals to talk resumes, interviewing, and other tips for the job search.    Where: Rush University Medical Center, 600 S. Paulina, Room 994 of the Armour Academic Center  Read More


Chicago Bridge Networking March Event

Posted on March 3, 2015

Join us at the 2015 American Society on Aging, Aging in America Conference. Chicago Bridge will be meeting at Big Bar located at the Hyatt Regency Chicago Hotel. Food and drinks will be available for purchase on your own. Conference registration is not required.   When: Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 Where: Big Bar, Hyatt Regency Chicago Hotel, 151 East Upper Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL Time: 5:15-7:15pm RSVP Here We look forward to seeing you!


Save the Date! Winter Social Event- December 17, 6:00 at Rush

Posted on November 25, 2014

Please Join Us for Chicago Bridge’s Winter Social Event!  You will have an opportunity to get to know fellow Chicago Bridge members and meet the new leadership team.  When: Wednesday, December 17, 6:00pm Where: Rush University Medical Center, 1620 West Harrison Tower Resource Center, Room 04527  Pizza generously provided by Rush Health and Aging.  Accessible by Blue and Pink lines. Parking validation is available if you drive.  Please RSVP by Monday, December 15 by completing this RSVP FORM.  Contact event coordinator Michelle Newman ( with any questions. We look forwardRead More


SAVE THE DATE! Music in the Park, Wednesday, July 16!

Posted on June 25, 2014

Have you been looking for an opportunity to… Get to know fellow Bridge members? Relax and reconnect with old friends? Enjoy breathtaking views of the city and award winning music?  Pack your picnic and join us for free Music in the Park!  Chicago Bridge Summer Social Event When: Wednesday, July 16 6:30pm Where: Millennium Park- 201 E Randolph (between Michigan Ave and Columbus Dr)   Public transportation is recommended. View a map of the event location  We will secure a spot on theRead More