Cornerstones

Cornerstones is a group of couples and singles over fifty. We usually meet for fellowship, dinner, and a program on the first Friday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Gratz Center. All are invited to attend.

Reservations are requested for each event. For details or to RSVP, contact Anne Ellis at 312.573.3369.

Cornerstones gathering
Upcoming Events

No Gathering in January 2017

Friday, February 3
“Christian Meditation and Centering Prayer”
Presented by Nanette Sawyer, Minister for Congregational Life
6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

Friday, March 3
“On an Elder’s Trail: The Later Life of Charles Charnley”

(Mr. Charnley was a Fourth Church elder who embezzled $100,000 from the church in 1897)
Presented by author Jack Brown
6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

Friday, April 7
“Chicago’s Fabulous Fountains”

Presented by Greg Borzo, author of the forthcoming book by that name
6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

Friday, May 5
“The New Pipe Organ Tour”

Presented by John Sherer, Organist and Director of Music at Fourth Church
6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

Friday, June 2
“Good Government in Illinois: A Daunting Challenge”

Presented by Andy Shaw, journalist and CEO of the Better Government Association
6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

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A Cornerstones dinner


Registration for Cornerstones programs are typically required by the Wednesday prior to the event, and they are considered complete upon receipt of event payment. Please write “Cornerstones” on the memo line of a check made payable to Fourth Presbyterian Church. Checks can be mailed to the church (126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL 60611) or left in an envelope with the receptionist at the Chestnut Street entrance. Please be sure to put “Attn: Anne Ellis” on the envelope and let Anne know that you are mailing it or dropping it off so she can be on the lookout for it.  To pay by credit card, contact Anne Ellis at 312.573.3369.


For more information about Cornerstones, contact Anne Ellis
at 312.573.3369.