Seniors

Our Brain Game program has packets available online of brain teasers to do at home. Keep your brain and cognition healthy with these fun activities! A great opportunity to flex your mental muscles as you play games using logic, music, words, math and more! Answers are included.

Try Brain Games!


AARP Programs (including Tax Prep appointments & Safe Driver programs) suspended at The Abbey

All in-person AARP events and activities will now be cancelled until June 1, 2020, as we continue our precautions against the COVID-19 Coronavirus"

This information from AARP includes tax appointments scheduled at The Abbey (Elmhurst Park District) and the AARP Driver Safety Course scheduled at The Abbey on May 5 & 6.

At this time we are waiting for information from AARP in regards to when they will resume programs and if they will making up any of the missed courses and tax prep appointments. Please check epd.org about news and updates regarding programming, which will be posted there as they are made available.


The Abbey was established for active, older, fun-loving adults in the community. In addition to providing a variety of exciting leisure activities, The Abbey, located at 407 W. St. Charles Rd., Elmhurst, provides social service programs such as income tax preparation, informal seminars, driver safety programs, and more. A wide variety of classes, parties, day trips and clubs are offered to encourage friendship & socialization.

An Abbey membership ensures “lifetime enjoyment”’ with recreational programs and opportunities meeting the social and educational interests of adults aged 62 and older. Membership benefits include having the Abbey Newsletter mailed to your home and being able to register for Abbey programs over the phone. In addition, Abbey members receive $5 off monthly luncheon fees and can participate in the Bingo program at no charge.

Abbey Membership dues for 2020 are $25 for residents, and $35 for non-residents.

View our current classes and register.


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