50+ Senior Center

lisle community park

(Northeast entrance of the Lisle Recreation Center)

Address: 1925 Ohio Street, Lisle, IL 60532 - CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS
Senior Center Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm; Sat. & Sun. Closed
Phone: 630-969-0992 Fax: 630-969-5296



The Lisle Park District is proud to host one of the greatest 50+ programs in DuPage County! The Lisle Park District provides a wide variety of exciting social programming, trips and events for adults 50+ that are published in a bi-monthly newsletter entitled "The Prime Times." There is a wide variety of programs and services designed for adults 50+ who are looking for fun social activities. Subscribe today! For more information about the Senior Center, please call 630-969-0992.

Download Our February Calendar of Programs & Trips

Download Our March & April Calendar of Programs & Trips


 
 

2016 Prime Times Volume 11, Issue 1

The Lisle Park District publishes a 50+ Prime Times brochure six times per year on the first Friday of February, April, June, August, October and December. Brochures are delivered by mail to those who have signed up for a subscription. Annual Prime Times subscriptions are $5 for residents and $10 for nonresidents.  All subscription requests should be sent to the Senior Center. For details, please call the Senior Center at 630-969-0992.


Prime Times

Program & Trip Registration:

  • Resident registration begins on Mon., Feb. 6 at 8:30am.
  • Nonresident registration begins on Mon., Feb. 20 at 8:30am.
  • Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

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NEW ONLINE REGISTRATION SYSTEM

The Lisle Park District has switched its registration sytem. The new system is currently in effect and all new Prime Times subscribers will need to create a new account.

If you are an current Prime Times subscriber, your account has already been set up for you.

For more information, call the Senior Center at 630-969-0992.

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HOW TO SET-UP YOUR NEW ACCOUNT:


  • Click the “ONLINE REGISTRATION” button
  • Click the “SIGN IN” logo
  • Click “CREATE NEW ACCOUNT" to create your profile
  • Fill in all the required information and click “OK”
  • A “REGISTRATION ACCEPTED” box will appear. You will be prompted to select “ADD FAMILY MEMBER(S)” or “CONTINUE WITHOUT ADDING FAMILY”
    (Each member of the household will need to be added to the new system and will have their own log-in and password. If you are an adult registering a child, first create an account for yourself (as responsible party), then add your child(ren)/spouse to your family account. The system will automatically register your address as a Lisle resident or nonresident, so no proof of residency is needed.)
  • If you choose to add family members, click “CREATE NEW FAMILY”
  • Family Name will be your last name. Click “ADD A FAMILY MEMBER”
  • If the family member has an account in the new system, click “YES (add existing person)” and if they don’t have an account in the new system, click “NO (create new person)”
  • Fill in all the required information
  • Once you’re finished adding yourself and/or your family members, click “OK”
  • You will be taken to the main page where you can begin to “Register for Winter/Spring Programs”
  • Click the “CATALOG” button
  • Search the “CATALOG MENU” on the left hand side for programs
  • Click on your preferred “PROGRAM CATEGORY”
    (Program codes will no longer be used)
  • Click the “INFORMATION (i)” button for more detailed information
  • Click the “SHOPPING CART” button to add the program to your cart
    (You will be asked to select the participant and agree to our waiver)
  • Continue to search the “CATALOG MENU” for other programs or click the “SHOPPING CART” button on the right side of the screen to check out
  • Once your payment is complete, click “SIGN OUT” in the bottom corner

CLICK HERE TO CREATE YOUR NEW ACCOUNT

Download NEW ACCOUNT Set-Up Instructions





HAVE A NEW ACCOUNT, BUT FORGOT YOUR LOGIN INFO?

  • Please DO NOT create an additional account if you have already created an account in the new system.
  • Click “SIGN-IN,” select “FORGOT USERNAME/PASSWORD”
  • Follow the steps to get your username or new password


FOR MORE INFORMATION:

  • CALL: 630-964-3410
  • EMAIL: info@lisleparkdistrict.org


 

Ways To Register


    • Prime Times Volume 11, Issue 1 online registration begins Saturday, February 4 at 8:30am for residents and Saturday, February 18 at 8:30am for nonresidents. To access online registration click the button below. Instructions for a successful registration are noted on the website. Please Note: You will be charged a processing fee for each completed online transaction.

    • Click “Create New Account” to create your profile or “Sign In” if you already have an account in the new system. Each member of the household will need to be added to the new system and will have their own log-in and password. If you are an current Prime Times subscriber, your account has already been set up for you.

    • Follow the steps and fill in all the required information. Download our additional detailed instructions on how to set up your account (see below).

    • Click the “Catalog” button and search the “Catalog Menu” for programs.
      PLEASE NOTE: Program codes will no longer be used.

    • Choose your class and proceed to checkout.

    Click Here to Register Online

    Download NEW ACCOUNT Set-Up Instructions



    • Registration for Prime Times Volume 11, Issue 1 programs and trips will be accepted by mail at the Lisle Senior Center, 1925 Ohio Street beginning Monday, February 6 at 8:30am for residents and Monday, February 20 at 8:30am for nonresidents.

    • Download the registration form found below or use the form found in your Prime Times brochure.

    • Fill out the form completely. Forms that are not filled out completely will be returned without processing.

    • Make sure the waiver section is signed.

    • Include payment. Only checks, money orders, or VISA, MasterCard, or Discover credit cards are accepted. DO NOT MAIL CASH. Please include your driver's license number on your check. Print and fill out as many additional registration forms as you need.

    • Mail completed registration form and payment to:
      Lisle Park District Senior Center
      Attn: Mail-In Registration
      1925 Ohio Street, Lisle, IL 60532

    • NO CONFIRMATION POSTCARDS WILL BE MAILED. You may assume your enrollment is verified if you do not hear from the Park District. We will contact you ONLY if we cannot accommodate your request or the class does not meet minimum enrollment.

    • Click Here To Download Our Registration Form



  • Walk-in registration for Prime Times Volume 11, Issue 1 programs and trips will be accepted beginning Monday, February 6 at 8:30am for residents and Monday, February 20 at 8:30am for nonresidents during regular business hours at:


    • Lisle Park District Senior Center (Northeast Entrance)
      1925 Ohio Street, Lisle, IL 60532
      Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:00pm

    • Walk-in registration will be processed while you wait and immediate confirmation of enrollment with a receipt will be issued. VISA, MasterCard, or Discover credit cards are accepted at both locations. Please bring proof of residency, such as a current utility bill, for walk-in registration.


  • Phone registration for Prime Times Volume 11, Issue 1 programs and trips will be accepted beginning Monday, February 6 at 8:30am for residents and Monday, February 20 at 8:30am for nonresidents during regular business hours by calling:


    • Lisle Park District Senior Center
      Phone: 630-969-0992
      Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:00pm

    • Phone registration is available with the use of VISA, MasterCard, or Discover credit cards only. We hope you will take advantage of this service, as we are trying to make your registration experience with the Lisle Park District as convenient as possible!

 

Regular Daily Activities


  • 10:00am - Cash Bingo


    $1 for 2 cards and 50¢ each additional card. Enjoy a variety of bingo games sure to challenge your mind and luck! Birthdays will be celebrated on the third Monday of each month. Birthday cake provided by Williams Chiropractic, Lisle.



    12:00 Noon - Canasta


    Join this friendly and ever-growing group to play the Hand and Foot version of this all-time favorite card game. Rules are available at the front desk for those needing to refresh and brush up on their skills prior to attending.



  • 9:00am - April-October, Walking Club


    Put on your walking shoes, grab a water bottle, and head on over to the Senior Center for a morning of exercise, friendship, and fun as we trek through the paved trails of the lovely Community Park.



    9:30am - Mah-Jongg


    Mah-Jongg is an ancient tile game played by many cultures. Players use skill, wit and good fortune to build hands by drawing and discarding tiles. This group plays the American version of Mah Jongg. All levels are welcome but please note that this game does take time, patience and good concentration skills to play proficiently. Basic rules are available at the front desk for beginners to review prior to attending.



    1:00pm - Depression Poker


    Attention experienced poker players! Grab your nickels and get ready for a fun and fast-paced afternoon. You'll need $5 worth of nickels to get started. A limited number of nickels will be available for purchase if you are unable to get your own.



  • 12:45pm - Bridge


    Experienced bridge players are invited to join this group for a friendly afternoon of drop-in bridge.



    1:00pm - Rummikub


    Combining features of some of the most famous pastimes, such as Mah-Jongg, Rummy, Dominoes & Chess, Rummikub is a stimulating game requiring a large measure of strategy and a small dose of luck. A copy of the rules is available at the front desk.



    1:00pm - Chess


    All levels are welcome to join this friendly and dedicated group. Basic knowledge of chess is expected.



  • 9:00am - April-October, Walking Club


    Put on your walking shoes, grab a water bottle, and head on over to the Senior Center for a morning of exercise, friendship, and fun as we trek through the paved trails of the lovely Community Park.



    10:00am - Games Galore


    Bring your lunch and join this group of gamers for a round of Dominoes in the morning and a few hands of Hand and Foot Canasta in the afternoon. Rules for Hand & Foot and Mexican Train Dominoes are available at the front desk for those needing to brush up before attending.



 

Senior Services

NEW! Senior Center iPads For Use

The Senior Center now has two iPads that are available for personal use in our facility. Stop by the registration desk for more information or to check one out.





Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP)

The Illinois Department on Aging has trained volunteers to provide assistance in filing Medicare claims and answer questions regarding Medicare insurance coverage for seniors. For more information call Jenny Dawley at Naperville Township at 630-357-8058.





Foot Doctor

Dr. John Mazzarella comes to the senior center on the second Monday of each month to care for Lisle residents' foot needs. Please call 630-969-0992 to schedule an appointment.





Luncheon Program

Home delivered meals are available to area seniors who are unable to shop or cook for themselves. For additional information, call Home Delivered Meals at 630-620-0804.





Taxi Program

A Transportation Subsidy Program is available to Village of Lisle residents who are at least 65 years of age or disabled. Participants must live within the corporate limits of the Village of Lisle to qualify for the program. Program participants are allowed to purchase up to $50 worth of coupons each calendar month at a cost of $25. All taxi and limousine companies licensed to operate within the Village of Lisle must accept these coupons as if they were cash. For further information, please call the Village of Lisle Business Office at 630-271-4100.





Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program is available to qualifying residents. Please call the Lisle Township at 630-968-2087 for further information.





Blood Pressure Screenings

A change in blood pressure, whether high or low can be an indication of a serious health concern. Regular monitoring of your blood pressure can keep you actively involved in your health care. Beginning on September 19 and on the third Monday of each month, a nurse from Brookdale, Lisle will be available to take your blood pressure between 11am-12pm. No appointment is necessary to take advantage of this free service.





Medicare Help Desk

Center Insurance and Financial Services will be at the Senior Center on the 2nd Monday of each month from 9:00-10:00am to answer your questions and assist you in interpreting your statements. Call the Senior Center ahead of time to schedule a time slot.





Ride DuPage

Ride DuPage is a subsidized transportation service established to provide affordable transportation for Lisle Township residents age 65 and over, and persons with disabilities. Ride DuPage service is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

To be eligible for this transportation program, you must:

  • Be at least 65 years of age or disabled.
  • Live in Lisle Township.
  • Be registered in the Lisle Township Ride DuPage program.

The cost of a one-way trip is $2.00 flag pull plus $1.00 per mile. For additional information, call Jim Vondran, Assistant to the Supervisor, at 630-968-2087, ext.11.





Legal Aid

Eligible applicants may receive free legal aid from Prairie State Legal Services. Call Prairie State directly at 630-690-2130 to schedule an appointment at their Carol Stream office.





The Benefit Access Program (formerly known as Circuit Breaker)

This assistance program offers low income seniors and persons with disabilities a reduction in license plate fees and qualifies them to apply for the RTA Ride Free permit. For assistance filing an application please call Laura at the Lisle Township at 630-968-2087.





Notary Service Available

A notary public is now available by appointment. Please call the senior center at 630-969-0992 for more information. Note that a current photo ID is required for notarization.





Paper Recycling

When you're done with this issue of The Prime Times, recycle it at the Community Center! We'll also take your newspapers, magazines, shopping catalogs, office papers, school papers and junk mail. No trash, cardboard, glass or plastic please!





Recycle Your Old Clothes, Shoes, and Linens

Recycle old clothes, shoes, hats, gloves, scarves, handbags, belts, bedding, sheets, drapes, towels and more through our partnership with USAGAIN. Drop off your bags at the bin located in the Community Center parking lot.