Epic Healthy Living Education Center
135 W Church Street, Libertyville, IL 60048
"Epic Healthy Living Education Center" is a not-for-profit organization with IRS designated 501 (c) (3) providing membership-based classes and activities. The center offers a variety of learning opportunities for personal enrichment and a healthy living style for working professionals and senior citizens.
Near fourty seniors, including one lady who is over ninety year old, attended our senior gathering on Oct 7th 2016. Seniors enjoyed a free nutritional potluck dinner, they dances and singed after dinner. They each got a gift bag for Chinese senior holiday "Double Ninth Festival".
Epic Healthy Living Education Center will offer Mathematics and Physics Olympiad Competition course starting Thursday Oct 6th 7:30-9:30 pm. This course will cover most important concepts of Mechanics to effectively improve high school student's skill to solve the physics problems. The course is also intend to prepare the students for the USA Physics Olympiad Competition F=ma test in January, also will greatly benefit their AP Physics 1 and AP Physics C – Mechanics courses, and help the students to achieve good scores on the related national tests next May.
Epic painting class students enjoyed outdoor painting class during the summer session. To many of them, this was their first time painting the outdoor landscape, park, lake and sky.
Despite of the bad weather, sixty out of total eighty people signed up for the picnic attended this weekend's picnic. Dawn Abernathy running for state representative of district 59 visited our picnic to ask for our support in her campaign to try to keep our tax money on education in our own local community.
女声独唱: 我爱你中国，Lucy Xu
男声独唱: 天路, 杨春来
青少年舞蹈队- 女儿红花样青春 ，叶青舞蹈团
旗袍舞- 苿莉花开, 叶青舞蹈团
青少年乐器演奏: 双簧管 (David Zhang)，小提琴 (Oliver Leung), 古筝 (Diana Bi )
大合唱: 苿莉花, 我的祖国，爱培合唱团学员
Epic center art director Xin Zhang continued the series of seminars on April 30th focusing on Rococo, Neoclassicism &Romanticism. The Art Appreciation seminar series will continue in September.
Epic center art director Xin Zhang kicked off the series of seminars on March 26th focusing on art history, styles and masterpiece appreciation.
Epic Healthy Living Education Center hosted a 2-hour round table discussion on college application for high school students and their parents. Dr. Chunlai Yang shared his many years' experience working with high school students on their college preparation exams SAT,SAT 2, PSAT and ACT. Four college students also talked about their personal journey in college application, the importance of essay and the hurdles in transition into a productive and fun college life. This event was extremely well received for both high schools students and their parents.
Epic center hosted a financial seminar for over 50 members and friends on Sat 9/26 from 3-6 pm. Joanna Wang and her partner Ed Newman talked about Retirement Planning:
Apprehension or Preparation? A Most Informative Financial Presentation
Art is the most popular class among all the classes we offer at Epic Healthy Living Education Center. We hosted our 1st annual Epic Center Adult Art Show and 2nd annual Epic Youth Art Contest on 9/26/2015 from 3 pm - 5:30 pm. Over twelve adult students participated in this event. Six local high school students each brought two piece of art work to compete for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards of our 2nd annual Epic Youth Art Contest.