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We here at DG Township love our seniors, and so does DuPage County. Join us and find out all the things DuPage County Senior Services does! Kibitz with your friends and have lunch on us!

See the flyer for details and register now!

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The 2nd Annual Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS)OktoberFest Fundraiser took place on October 3rd at Oak Trace Senior Living, a Lifespace Community. 

Oak Trace generously hosted the event, which is dedicated to improving senior living for our township seniors. Funds went directly to supporting Township senior programs, activities, resources and providing equipment […]

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Supervisor Mark Thoman reports:

“We’re moving forward on the planned Township Center building that will provide significantly larger needed meeting space for Township residents, especially our seniors. It’ll also allow us to expand and dramatically improve accessibility of the FISH Food and Clothing Pantry.

“With the Capital Project Fund, we’ve saved up funds, […]

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SAC Car Care Clinic A Success!

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Although it was a very dreary misty day at the Westmont Fire Department on South Cass, the weather didn’t prevent 37 seniors from bringing 39 cars to the multi-point vehicle inspection and Car Fit safety check on September 29th.

Yes… some seniors brought more than one car!!! This the 7th year that the […]

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Supervisor Mark Thoman reports in from Wayne Township:

“Honored to attend Wayne Township’s Saturday morning dedication of their newly expanded food and clothing pantry, and improved areas for senior and human services. Supervisor Randy Ramey and his fantastic crew, along with the not-for-profit volunteer organizations they work with daily, are well positioned to serve the growing […]

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Never Too Old To Learn!

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Supervisor Mark Thoman reports in:

“On Thursday I toured Glendale Heights Senior Center, mainly to study how they help Meals on Wheels stage and deliver to the surrounding area. Wow what a great facility!

“Thank you Village President Linda Jackson, Senior Services Manager Debbie McKenzie, and your terrific staff for meeting with me and letting me […]

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#6 in the Senior Survival Series is coming up soon! Save the Date!

Event: Get the 411 on the 911

When: Thursday, October 24th @11AM-1PM

Where: 4340 Prince Street, Downers Grove IL 60515

Registration/Tickets: contact Cathy Rager @ 630-719-6686 or cathy.rager@dgtownship.com

Details: A Free Lunch is included! This month’s seminar has a panel of […]

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On Tuesday September 17, 2019 the Village of Downers Grove unanimously approved a Redevelopment Agreement with Downers Grove Township. The RDA applies a portion of available Ogden Avenue TIF dollars to the proposed facility project the Township has been working towards for the last three years, which is located within the Ogden Avenue TIF District. […]

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Mark your calendars to come out and support Friends For Downers Grove Township Seniors, dedicated to supporting Township social services!

Here’s the link to donate! https://www.paypal.com/donate/?token=ZWbK_PZQLHuy4XV8hZgXYdCBC5SLTePXi38ysVy1jMm6NB9Ree4ySGiBpKTH5FEyEEyDHW&country.x=US&locale.x=US

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It’s that time of year again! Saturday, September 28th, from 8am to 10:30am, at the Westmont Fire Department, 6015 South Cass Avenue, Westmont, the annual Senior Car Care Checkup Clinic is fast approaching. NO registration is required.

Bring in your car for a multipoint safety inspection and an AARP approved CarFit inspection and adjustment. Volunteer […]

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Mark your calendars! Tuesday, August 27th, 2019, from 10am until 2pm here at Downers Grove Township, 4340 Prince, Downers Grove IL 60515, State Senator John Curran will host a Mobile Driver Services Facility where residents can get many things done locally and conveniently, including:

Renewal/correction of driver’s license Obtain a state ID card Purchase license […]

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It’s Our Turn!

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Fall will be here before you know it. Plan on Saving the Date for the Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) Fundraiser at Oak Trace 250 Village Drive Downers Grove on Thursday, October 3rd from 5-7PM. Tickets are only $25 apiece if you buy them before the event. They are $30 at […]

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Coming Again Soon! Our popular Senior Topic Series will begin again on Thursday, September 19th from 11-1pm in the Township Meeting Room at 4340 Prince St. Downers Grove. A FREE lunch will be provided. Find out what you don’t hear, and what can help make life a little easier! 

As we age, hearing […]

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Friends for Downers Grove Township Seniors (FFDGTS) is collaborating with Kelsey’s Resale Shop during the WHOLE month of August. If you purchase their clothing and accessories, all proceeds (after their bills) go to a not-for-profit each month. AUGUST is for the township seniors! 

Start your Christmas shopping early and/or get those […]

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