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Chapter Meeting: Saturday, April 7th 6-8pm

April 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hi Everyone!

Our next HLAA-Lincoln Park chapter meeting is  Saturday, April 7th at 6:00 pm. We look forward to seeing you!

Date: Saturday, April 7th, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm (social time 6:00-6:30 pm, meeting begins at 6:30 pm)
Location: The Second City,
Address: 230 W North Ave, 4th Floor, Rm 404, Chicago, IL 60610
Website: http://www.secondcity.com

SPEAKER:

       “LIVING WITH HEARING LOSS”

                                                                                BY

                                                                 DR. BRUCE DOUGLAS

                                                     PROFESSOR OF HEALTH AND AGING

                                                        UIC SCHOOL OF PUBLIC HEA;LTH

“Dr. Bruce Douglas is a 100% hearing disabled veteran of the Korean War.  Despite his hearing loss, he has had a very active professional career, which, at one time, included an oral surgery practice in our own Piper’s Alley.  His career has included five “retirements,” following a  stint as a State Representative in the Illinois General Assembly, representing Lincoln Park and Uptown. He is a volunteer consultant to the audiology department of the North Chicago VA Medical Center and he has run many adult hearing-loss support groups. He presently heads a research program at UIC on “THE QUALITY OF LIFE OF OLDER ADULTS, WITH AN EMPHASIS ON HEARING LOSS”.

 

Phonak FM systems and CART captioning will be provided at the meeting.

 

We are a social bunch, so after the meeting, we’ll walk to a local establishment for food, more conversation, and good times! Come join us! We are always welcoming new people.

 

FREE Parking:  St. Michael’s Church in Old Town has agreed to let us park in their parking lot for free during and after our meetings. It’s a 4-5 block walk to the meeting place. The church is located at 1633 N. Cleveland Ave, Chicago, IL 60614. YOU MUST LEAVE THE PARKING LOT BY MIDNIGHT OR RISK BEING TOWED.

 

You may also park in the Piper’s Alley Parking Garage for a fee. The parking garage is adjacent to The Second City building.

 

Public Transportation:
CTA bus: 72-North
CTA el: Brown & Purple Line train: Sedgwick stop (4 blocks)
Metra Train: Union Pacific North Line (UP-N)

 

Contact us at hlaa.lincolnpark@gmail.com  if you have any questions.

 

Follow us on Facebook! https://www. facebook.com/groups/ hlaachicago/.

 

Thanks! See you in a few weeks!

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Date: April 7
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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