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:
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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.
Epic Healthy Living Education Center summer picnic was held on Sun Sep 20th at half day forest preserve shelter C from noon to 5 pm. This is also our annual sponsor appreciation event. More than thirty sponsors attended our picnic. Members and sponsors had a fun afternoon playing sports games including badminton and volleyball, singing to old tunes that we all familiar, and strolling in the forest preserve. Tai-Chi students performed a complete 24-pose Tai-Chi.
Epic Healthy Living Education Center will be moving to Libertyville Civil Center on 135 West Church Street in Libertyville. The second quarter class will start on April 10th 2015. Please see registration form
Life insurance has multiple functions which include replacing money you have lost to taxes or donated to charity, maximizing your pension or Social Security benefits, even funding college for the kids and grand kids. For those who plan ahead, life insurance can not only reduce taxes, but can be used to salve a host of other financial headaches. Please join Lucy Xu to learn various insurance products offered by New York Life.
Epic center hosted Halloween Dance Party on Nov 1st 2014. Members and friends dressed up for this party and had a lot of fun. The best male costume award and best female costume award were selected. Stardust Dance Group also performed elegant Waltz for the dance party. Line dance lesson was provided from 8-9 pm.
Epic center invited Dr. Yirou Wang to share her clinical experience in traditional Chinese medicine and highlight the areas acupuncture works better on Oct 25th 2014. Over 30 members and guests attended the healthy living class after a potluck dinner.
Epic center invited Dr. Xueheng Chen and Dr. Xiaolin Zhang to give a talk on "Balancing Your Omega-3 Fatty Acids – Essential For Health and Long Life" on Sep 26th 2014.
Epic Healthy Living Education center hosted its first annual karaoke contest on Saturday Oct 18th from 3 pm to 5 pm. Singers from the suburbs of Chicago gathered and competed for first place, second place and third place in both male and female groups. Mr. William Zhao, Mr. Chunlai Yang and Mr. Yuan Sun won the first place, the second place and the third place award respectively in male singer group. Mrs. Yan Cai, Mrs. Liping Zhong and Mrs. Ashley Tang won the first place, the second place and the third place award respectively in female singer group.
Senior citizens enjoy free membership and activity at Epic center. While we encourage senior members to come to Epic any day, the senior gathering day is more tailored toward serving their needs. Please see news report: http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20141016/submitted/141018610/
After two months of successful operation of our weekend adult and senior programs, we are glad to announce the start of two new youth programs for kids age 13 and above on Oct 25th 2014. The Epic Youth Communication & Leadership Club is a learn-by-doing workshop in which participants improve their speaking and leadership skills in a no-pressure environment. It is divided into two groups of no more than 10 teenagers each group and meets every Sat from 4 pm - 4:50 pm and 5 pm - 5:50 pm.