Enrichment & Health

  • Blood Pressure Clinic

    Monday, May 17, 2021 | 11:00-12:00pm

    The first Monday of each month. 

    A trained healthcare professional will screen your blood pressure and blood oxygen levels.

  • Trivia Time at Next!

    Monday, May 17, 2021 | 4:00-6:00pm

    Enjoy an evening trivia in a lively, interactive quizlike atmosphere with a professional and entertaining trivia host! Teams of four can enjoy a little friendly competition with
    a chance to win bragging rights!

    May 17 and June 21- at Next 

  • Coffee & Conversation: New Women's Group

    Tuesday, May 18, 2021 | 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!

  • Men's Breakfast

    Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | 10:00-12:00pm

    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, May 19, 2021 | 2:30-3:30pm

    Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 pm at Next. 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, May 19, 2021 | 5:00-7:00pm

    Enjoy newly released feature films, documentaries and now classics every Wednesday eveing at 5:30 pm. Popcorn is not provided at this time.

    Full synopsis of each film can be seen here.

  • Coin Club

    Wednesday, May 19, 2021 | 7:00-9:00pm

    Coin Club
  • Presidential Trivia with Abraham Lincoln

    Thursday, May 20, 2021 | 1:30-2:30pm

    Join us for a fun, fact fi led trivia session with our 16th President, played by Mr. Ron Carley, including quiz questions about the 45 men who have held the Office of the President. Participation is not required to attend this lively, interactive program. Generously sponsored by Pomeroy Senior Living.

    Format: At Next 

  • Current Events Discussion Group

    Friday, May 21, 2021 | 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.
  • A Brazilian Love Affair

    Tuesday, May 25, 2021 | 6:00-7:00pm

    Sheila Landis, 7-time Detroit Music Awards Outstanding Jazz Vocalist Winner sings Brazilian favorites like “The Girl from Ipanema” and more, accompanied by talented 7-string guitarist Rick Matle. Originating in the 1950s and 1960s, the “bossa nova” infuses Brazilian samba with American jazz and blues to create a romantic syncopated sound of pure magic! Kindly sponsored by American House Stone.

    Format: At Next 

  • Stamp Club

    Tuesday, June 1, 2021 | 7:00-9:00pm

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

  • Food Truck Friday - Motor City Pasty!

    Friday, June 11, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm

    FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY - PASTY DAY!
    Friday, June 11 at 12:00 pm - Order by Tuesday, June 8 and be sure to indicate which type of pasty you would like from the below pull down tab. 
     

    Motor City Pasty Company Food Truck is coming to Next! Enjoy a Miner’s Delight pasty (ground beef, potatoes, rutabaga, carrots and onions) or a City Chicken pasty (chicken, potatoes, onions, carrots and celery), chips and a beverage! Then, join fellow Next members in the Next courtyard for some much needed socializing and catching up! You can take your delicious pasty lunch to go if you have a tight schedule. Generously sponsored by American House Stone.

  • Marimba, Marimba!

    Wednesday, June 16, 2021 | 1:00-2:00pm

    What is a marimba? It’s a percussion instrument, originating in Africa, with wooden bars that are struck with mallets to produce lovely musical tones. Musician, Paul Demick will share interesting facts, stories and a special performance for your pleasure. 

     

    Format: At Next 

  • Healthcare Made Simple

    Thursday, June 17, 2021 | 10:30-11:30am

    Deb Harris, Healthcare Expert at Trifound will provide answers to questions like: Should I leave my Group Plan? What are Parts A, B, C, D, F and G? What is VA Medicare Insurance? What is
    IRMMA? What is ARP? And, you might be wondering, will this presentation be helpful if you already have Medicare? The answer is yes — and Deb Harris will provide updates on all of the
    recent Medicare changes.

    Format: via Zoom 

  • Dancing with the Stars!

    Tuesday, June 22, 2021 | 6:00-8:00pm

    Join the professional dance instructors from Fred Astaire Dance Studios as they demonstrate all the popular dance styles used for performances in Dancing with the Stars. The talented dance instructors will demonstrate and explain dance styles including East Coast Swing, Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Paso Doble, Waltz, Tango, Fox Trot, Viennese Waltz and much more. Remember — Life’s Better When You Dance!

     

    Format: At Next 

  • Environmental Allergies?

    Wednesday, June 30, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm

    Are you allergic to pollen, dust, mold, or animals? Did you know that environmental allergies could worsen asthma and cause symptoms resembling food allergies? Come learn how to identify
    and treat this common disorder that affects nearly 25% of the population. Dr. Claire Ward earned her medical degree at Loyola Chicago and completed her residency and Allergy/Immunology
    fellowship at University of Michigan. She sees patients with a variety of allergic conditions, including environmental, food, drug and venom allergies — as well as hives, eczema and asthma.
    She currently practices with Allergy and Immunology Associates in Bingham Farms.

    Format: At Next