Recent Presentations at The Clare

  • Season Lyric Opera Lecture Series
  • Movie Club and Movies of the Week
  • Host 4th Presbyterian Churches’ Academy for Faith and Life Series
  • Medical Lecture SeriesSpeakers from Northwestern Memorial and Rush Hospitals and RIC discuss:
    • Dermatology and Skin Cancer
    • Back Pain
    • Robotic Surgery
    • Fall Prevention
    • Hearing/Hearing Loss
    • Cardiovascular Issues
    • Stroke Prevention
    • Sleep and Aging
    • Memory Loss
  • Financial Lecture Series by Northern Trust
  • Art History Lecture Series
  • Choral Performances Including a cappella groups from Yale and Harvard Universities, Chicago Children’s Choir
  • Jazz Ensembles
  • Baroque Band Performances
  • Journalist Discussions Series
    • Mary Ann Ahern, NBC News Chicago
    • Charles Thomas, ABC News
    • Jon Yates, The Chicago Tribune
  • Ongoing Intergenerational Programs With Loyola and DePaul international students
  • Collegiate Lecture Series Presented by professors/instructors from Loyola, DePaul, Roosevelt, Hanover, National Louis, Creighton, NIU
  • Travel Lecture Series Presented by residents/family members who have visited locations such as Japan, Mt. Everest, Egypt, Iran, the five “Stan” countries
  • Cultural Lecture Series Presented by Grant Park, Shaw Chicago, Lookingglass Theatre, Goodman, Broadway in Chicago, Chicago Sinfonietta, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Harris Theatre and others
  • Art Programs Presented by Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA), Art Institute of Chicago, Newberry Library
  • Horticultural Series Presented by Chicago Botanic Garden, Northwind Perennial Farm, Gethsemane Garden Center
  • Wine Lecture & Tasting
  • Current Events Series
  • Lectures and discussions on politics, social issues, comparative religions
  • Author Series
  • Personal appearance and discussions led by noted writers