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“It’s even harder when you are older.” According to Pihera, 76, a widow for a decade, the club holds two mixer dances in which each participant will meet six people. For the 130 people who showed up at a recent dance at Villa Olivia in Bartlett, there were as many as 780 encounters between men and women. The group celebrated a half dozen marriages last year, in addition to a fair number of folks who decided to live together. They sport a different colored name tag henceforth to announce their marital status. Or the roller rink in Elmhurst,” says Pihera, who grew up in Westmont.
Despite its enclaves of young adults, Cook County’s marriage rates are not that much different from the suburbs: 44 percent married, 41 percent never married and 15 percent divorced or widowed.There is a Christian-based talk but also food and socializing as well as periodic social outings.