The Frisbie Senior Center is a member-based organization. Multi-year memberships and gift certificates are also available.
What are the benefits of a membership?
Daily access to the Frisbie Senior Center
Discounted fee-based programs/activities
Unlimited use of the fitness center
25% discount at Once & Again Resale Shop
Special member rates for day trips
Eligibility for our “10 for 10” Trip Rewards program
Support groups and personal counseling
Free health screenings
Subscription to the bi-monthly Senior Advisor newsletter
Member rates for facility rental
A single membership is $65.00 per year, and couple memberships are $100.00 per year.
Your annual membership dues help to support the day-to-day operations of this organization. All membership fees collected go towards covering member-related programming.
Frequently Asked Questions
+ How much is a membership?
A single membership is $65.00 per year. Partner memberships are $100.00 per year. Multi-year memberships and gift certificates are also available.
+ What are the benefits of a membership?
● Daily access to the Frisbie Senior Center
● Discounted fee-based programs/activities
● 25% discount at the Once & Again Resale Shop
● Member rates for day trips and eligibility for our “10 for 10” Trip Rewards Program
● Access to our state-of-the-art fitness center
● Senior Advisor bimonthly newsletter subscription
● Member rates for facility rental
● Assistance with Medicare benefits, disabled parking placards, and more
+ Do you need to be a resident of Des Plaines to join the center?
No. The Frisbie Senior Center is a not-for-profit, charitable organization with no residency restrictions.
+ Do I need to be a member to participate in activities offered at the Frisbie Senior Center?
No. All health and wellness events are free and open to the public. Recreational activities cost $5 daily for nonmembers. Day trip and class fees are discounted only for members.
+ Does the Frisbie Senior Center accept donations?
Of course! As a charitable organization, Frisbie accepts financial and in kind donations. Bring in used medical equipment for our lending closet or sponsor a membership for an older adult. Our Once & Again Resale Shop accepts household goods, clothing, and other contributions. We always provide receipts for tax purposes.
+ Is the Once & Again Resale shop part of the Frisbie Senior Center?
All proceeds generated by the Once & Again Resale Shop are reinvested locally and directly support the activities and programs offered at the Frisbie Senior Center.
+ How can I become a volunteer?
Stop by and meet with Arielle Weston. She directs the program and will help you to get involved. Alternatively, you can submit a form on our website to get started!
+ Where do I find scheduled programs and activities?
Stop in and chat with our receptionist or a team member. You can also find the event calendar in the lobby. Check out the Frisbie Advisor for a complete list of resources and programs. If you have any additional questions, please feel free to give us a call at 847.768.5944.
+ How do I start a new program?
The Frisbie Senior Center loves taking part in making new ideas a reality. Please call us at 847.768.5944, fill out the form on our website, or stop on in to speak with a team member.
+ How can my organization join the corporate partnership program?
Please contact us at 847-768-5944 or complete the form on our website to learn more about the benefits of the Frisbie Senior Center’s corporate partner program.