Enrichment & Health

  • Coffee & Conversation: New Women's Group

    Tuesday, April 7, 2020 | 11:00-12:00pm

    Drop-in every Tuesday at 11:00 am Join us to get to know other women here at Next. This group will give women the opportunity to gather in the spirit of friendship and camaraderie. This is a fun way to connect and discuss upcoming plans, travel and anything else that might be on your mind. While you’re chatting, enjoy coffee and other light refreshments!

  • Cooking Matters!

    Tuesday, April 7, 2020 | 5:00-7:00pm

    This 6-week course is provided to our members in conjunction with Gleaners Community Food Bank. This experience is team-taught by a volunteer chef and nutrition coordinator, and covers meal preparation, grocery shopping, food budgeting and nutrition. Participants will sample creations in class and will be given groceries to prepare the featured meal at home. This learning experience is cumulative; therefore, you must be able to attend all six classes to participate.

  • Stamp Club

    Tuesday, April 7, 2020 | 7:00-9:00pm

    Stamp club. 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. 

  • Men's Breakfast

    Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | 9:00-11:00am

    Men of Next, gather together to discuss the week’s events,weekend plans, sports — or whatever’s on your mind! No agenda, no mandatory attendance, or pre-planned topics. This is just an opportunity for the men of Next to gather and enjoy each other’s company. We will provide the breakfast and coffee, you provide the conversation. - Note change to Wednesday Mornings
  • Mindfulness & Meditation

    Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | 3:00-4:30pm

    Wednesdays 3:00 -4:00 pm. Begin or deepen your meditation practice in a safe, welcoming environment with Karen Lutz, E-RYT. All Next members are welcome and registration is required. Attend once or as often as you like.

  • Wednesday Night @ The Movies

    Wednesday, April 8, 2020 | 5:30-7:30pm

    Enjoy newly released feature films, documentaries and now classics every Wednesday eveing at 5:30 pm. Popcorn is provided.

    Full synopsis of each film can be seen here.

  • Chess for Begining & Intermediate Players

    Thursday, April 9, 2020 | 4:00-5:00pm

    Fellow Next members and accomplished Chess players, Chris Dow and Bruce Dobras will be teaching beginner and intermediate chess players tactics and positioning with play time.

  • Current Events Discussion Group

    Friday, April 10, 2020 | 12:00-2:00pm

    With everything going on in the world today, it can be difficult to keep up with it all. Come join other members for this casual discussion group about current events — from what’s going on in Michigan to what is happening around the globe. This is a drop in, non-facilitated group dialogue.
  • How to Volunteer in our Community

    Tuesday, April 14, 2020 | 6:00-7:00pm

    Want to shake off winter with a renewed dedication to giving back to the community? Join us as representatives from local organizations share opportunities to contribute your time and talent in much needed, meaningful ways. More than ten organizations all making a positive impact, helping animals, children and teens, elderly and other groups will briefl y share details about how to get involved.

  • Coin Club

    Wednesday, April 15, 2020 | 7:00-9:00pm

    Coin Club
  • Garden Club

    Wednesday, April 22, 2020 | 12:00-1:00pm

    Join us on Earth Day to learn more about the new Garden Club. Learn about the gardens here at Next and how you can have a part in keeping them beautiful! We will take
    a tour of the Next gardens and make a plan for maintaining them. We will also plan for speakers and activities for the season. No gardening experience is needed. We
    welcome all levels of physical ability.

  • Medicare 2020

    Tuesday, April 28, 2020 | 12:30-1:30pm

    Are you new to Medicare or considering retirement? Please join us for information and a discussion on Medicare, the different parts and what you need to sign up for, costs and plan options
    for 2020. Army Veteran Kyle Crume, General Manager and founder of the Senior Health Shop will share his knowledge on all things Medicare. We are here to help you!

  • Dinner and a Classic; The Searchers

    Wednesday, April 29, 2020 | 5:00-7:00pm

    After his entire family is viciously wiped out, hardened war veteran Ethan Edwards (John Wayne) embarks on a long journey to fi nd his only surviving niece, Debbie (Natalie Wood), who
    has been captured by hostile Comanche Indians. Director John Ford’s richly scenic Western also stars Vera Miles. Not Rated 1 hour 59 minutes

  • Next Bike Groups - Kick off Meeting

    Thursday, April 30, 2020 | 5:00-6:00pm

    Kick-Off Meeting - Tuesday, April 30 at 5:00 pm Join us as we kick-off the new cycling season at Next! You will meet fellow riders and hear about the exciting additions to these weekly rides.

    Next is proud to offer two biking groups! Stuart Jeffares, our own very accomplished rider, will lead and share information about both the Slow Roll and the Intermediate Roll
    Biking Groups. Please join us to discuss start dates, times, equipment, plans and a new incentive program. 

    Slow Roll Bike Group: Monday late afternoons
    Intermediate Bike Group: Tuesday mornings