Timbers of Shorewood
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Timbers of Shorewood

The Timbers of Shorewood retirement community hosts a variety of events and activities every day, most of which are open to seniors in the Joliet, Shorewood and Plainfield area. Our roster of performers and guests include first class musicians and entertainers, award-winning authors and artists, healthcare experts and even local elected officials - to name just a few.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 23 at 2 p.m.

    Singer and Guitarist Steve Aksins

    With a passion for songs of yesteryear, Steve has developed a specialty for entertaining seniors, putting a modern edge on classic greats.

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  • Lynn Lionhood

    Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 2 p.m.

    Senior Scams and Identity Theft

    Senior Services of Will County guest presenter, Lynn Lionhood of Legal Shield, will discuss how to identify current scams targeted at seniors. Topics will include mail solicitation, phone solicitation, internet and email safety, Medicare scams, and ID theft.

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    Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 2 p.m.

    Larry Levin – One Man Band

    Larry Levin, or the "One Man Band," delivers sounds of a six-piece orchestra on his keyboard to perform ballads, ballroom, swing and rock.

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  • John Muhlenfeld

    Saturday, Feb. 2 at 2 p.m.

    The Twilight Troubadour (John Muhlenfeld)

    John Muhlenfeld will sing and play guitar. Muhlenfeld has a very good voice, so he sings as he plays the guitar - hence the "Twilight Troubadour."

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  • Guitarist Steve Justman

    Thursday, Feb. 7 at 2 p.m.

    Guitarist Steve Justman

    Guitarist Steve Justman will perform Americana, folk, and popular music at the Timbers.

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    Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 3:30 p.m.

    Pianist Patrick Woods

    Joliet resident, Patrick Woods will play the piano for residents and the public in the piano lounge.

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  • Sandi Haynes with the Del Bergeson Orchestra

    Thursday, Feb. 21 at 1:30 p.m.

    Ballroom Dance with The Del Bergeson Orchestra

    Listen and tap your toes or get up and dance at our free monthly ballroom dance with the Del Bergeson Orchestra. Join us.

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More than 300 events every month:

Clubs, Groups, and Classes

  • – Walking Club
  • – Knit & Crochet Club
  • – Joliet Quilters Guild
  • – Meet and Greet Committee
  • – Art Class with Lynda
  • – Wii Bowling Leagues
  • – Timbers Sing-A-Long
  • – Care Giver support Group
  • – Arts and Crafts with Activities
  • – Healthy Snacks
  • – Book A Librarian

Exercise Classes

  • Tai Chi
  • – Sittercise
  • – Sittercise Made Easy
  • – Whacky Wednesday Workout
  • – Exercise & Flexibility

Health and Fitness Center

  • – Open Gym
  • – Treadmills
  • – Recumbent and upright bikes
  • – Resistance machines for strength training
  • – Weight lifting machine
  • – Dumb Bells and flex ropes

Activities and Games

  • – Bean Bag Toss
  • – Horseshoes
  • – Pokeno
  • – Phase 10
  • – Bingo
  • – Bunco
  • – Wii Sports
  • – Cocktail Hour
  • – Monthly Dance
  • – Fireside Chat / Current Events
  • – Gardening
  • – Puzzle Room
  • – Open Wii Bowling

Game Hour

  • – Rummikub
  • – Jenga
  • – Loaded Questions
  • – Rummy Royal
  • – Cribbage
  • – Domino’s
  • – Scrabble
  • – Wheel of Fortune
  • – Family Feud
  • – Antique Road Show
  • – Sequence
  • – Life
  • – Snapshot
  • – Are you smarter than a Fifth Grader
  • – Trivial Pursuit
  • – The Worst Case Scenario Survival Game
  • – Farkle
  • – Pinochle
  • – Skip-Bo
  • – Monopoly
  • – Imaginarium
  • – Scene It
  • – Thinkblot
  • – Cranium Cadoo
  • – Four To Win
  • – Backwords
  • – Mah-Jong
  • – Clue
  • – Chess and Checkers
  • – Bladerdash
  • – Rollout
  • – Jack Diamond
  • – Yahtzee
  • – Pictionary
  • – Double Dominos
  • – Tricky Triangle