Cornerstones is a group of adults over fifty, hosted by couples and open to all. All who are seeking connections with such a group are invited to gather for fellowship and programs. We usually meet on the first Friday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Gratz Center.

Reservations are requested for each event. For details or to RSVP, contact Carol Allerton at 312.640.5448.

Cornerstones gathering

Upcoming Events

“Lakeview Neighborhood”

   Joint event with Fourth Dimension  

   Friday, May 6, 2016
   6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

   Presented by Matt Nickerson

Cornerstones will gather in May for a joint event with Fourth Dimension, the Fourth Church fellowship group hosted by individuals fifty and older.

Chicago historian Matt Nickerson, author of the book Lake View, will discuss Chicago's storied north-side neighborhood, from its days as America's celery capital to its heyday as a German community and finally to the celebrity-studded affluent locale it is today.

The evening will begin with appetizers, followed by dinner and the presentation. A $25 prepaid reservation with Carol Allerton (312.640.5448) is required by Wednesday, May 4.

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“Evolving Mission Partnership in Cuba”

   Friday, June 4, 2016
   6:00 p.m. in Borwell Dining Room

   Presented by Victoria G. Curtiss (Associate Pastor for Mission)
      and Gretchen Wahl

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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: Carol Allerton” on the envelope and let Carol 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 Carol Allerton at 312.787.2729, ext. 2265.

For more information about Cornerstones, contact Carol Allerton
at 312.787.2729, ext. 2265.