Winter Program Guide 2021 • Winter 2021-2022 • Dundee Township Park District | 39 Due to COVID-19, programs and offerings may change at any time due to guidelines. Adult 50+ Take a trip with the Dundee Township Park District and meet some new friends along the way! Adults 50+ years are invited to enjoy trips together to enjoy new experiences, special events, restaurants, performances, and some overnight trips to exciting locations. We often explore the city of Chicago, suburban areas, and even nearby states. Our trips happen year-round, so take a look and get ready to explore with us! Please arrive a half hour prior to the start time listed. Buses and Park District vans will depart on time! Day Trips Mirror of Mathis Christmas Show Jacob Henry Mansion – Joliet Get into the holiday spirit with an incredible live performance of “Mirror of Mathis.”David Robbins and his 5-piece orchestra will be performing some holiday songs along with many of the popular Johnny Mathis hits that have warmed your hearts throughout the years. Lunch will be your choice of traditional turkey and dressing, cranberry compote, steamed vegetables, or chicken apricot with the chef ’s choice of starch and vegetables. Both are served with a garden salad, warm rolls, dessert, coffee, or tea. 49559-00 Dec. 7 Tu/9:00 am-4:00 pm $90(M)/$98(NM) 8-Track The Oblique Cabaret Theatre – Chicago, IL Put on your leisure suits, halter tops, and platform shoes, and get ready to boogie down through ten years of groundbreaking music. 8-Track is a fast-paced musical romp featuring songs from The Carpenters, The Emotions, Barry Manilow, Marvin Gaye, Helen Reddy, and many more. Rediscover the heart and soul of the forgotten decade with this joyously rousing, moving, and downright hilarious musical in concert. Lunch will be on your own at the Firehouse Restaurant in Evanston. 19535-00 Jan. 19 W/10:30 am-5:00 pm $75(M)/$83(NM) Blues in the Night Porchlight Music Theatre – Chicago, IL Set in a history-filled hotel on Chicago’s south side one fateful night in the late 1930s, this Tony Award-nominated celebration interweaves the stories of three women who share their highs and lows of romance through the iconic songs of Bessie Smith, Duke Ellington. Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Cox, and others. Lunch will be on your own at the Revival Food Hall in Chicago. 19536-00 Jan. 27 Th/10:00 am-6:00 pm $80(M)/$88(NM) Women of Soul Mercury Theatre – Chicago, IL A celebration of the most powerful women of soul to ever grace the stage. You’ll jump to your feet as we honor incredible women, including Whitney Houston, Donna Summer, Diana Ross, Janet Jackson, Janis Joplin, and of course, you’ll get a little of Gladys, Dionne, and Patti. Featuring powerhouse voices singing memorable music, including “I Say a Little Prayer,” “I Will Survive,” and “Respect.” This concert recognizes the struggles and triumphs these women went through to reach the pinnacle of their success. This is a once-in-a-lifetime musical masterpiece that you will want to experience over and over again! Lunch will be on your own with the restaurant TBD. 19537-00 Feb. 10 Th/10:00 am-5:30 pm $85 (M)/$93(NM) Groundhog Day The Musical Paramount Theatre – Aurora, IL If you’re cynical weatherman Phil Connors, it’s a never- ending nightmare to be stuck in a small hick town whose biggest claim to fame is meteorologist groundhog Punxsutawney Phil. What sounds like an outlandish fantasy becomes an insightful look at discovering what you’re capable of when you finally find the selfless person within, when you lower your defenses and make the most of each day. Imagine being stuck in a time loop - wait, did we already say this? Based on the classic Bill Murray comedy, Groundhog Day: The Musical is full of “fertile and feverish theatrical imagination,” The NewYork Times raved. Nominated for 7 Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Original Score, Paramount Theatre is beyond proud to present the Midwest regional premiere of this uproariously funny, surprisingly touching and simply inspirational musical comedy. Lunch will is on your own at Ballydoyle. 19533-00 Feb. 16 W/10:45 am-5:00 pm $90(M)/$98(NM) 50 years & older M=50+ Club Member | NM= Non 50+ Club Member