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Coin ClubEvery 3rd Wednesday at 7:00pm-9:00pm
6 NovNext Meeting
Stamp ClubEvery 1st & 3rd Tuesday at 7:00pm-9:00pm
24 OctNext Meeting
Wednesday Night @ The MoviesEvery Wednesday at 5:30pm-7:30pm
Enjoy newly released feature films, documentaries and now classics. Popcorn is provided.
Please register for Dinner and a Movie separately.
Full synopsis of each film can be seen by clicking RSVP button before you register.
Sept 5 -Our Souls at Night
Sept 12 - Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Sept. 19 - Coco (animated)
Oct 3 - The Darkest Hour
Oct 10 - The Post
Oct. 17 - Chappaquidick
Oct. 24 - The Greatest Showman
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Writer’s CornerEvery 1st & 3rd Thursday at 9:30am-11:00am
Resumes in September
Come join this drop-in group and unlock your inner-author in a supportive environment with other aspiring writers whose interests range from poetry, novels, social commentary, short stories, to family history. Share your material and receive constructive feedback.
19 OctNext Meeting
Current Events Discussion GroupEvery Friday at 12:00pm-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.
24 OctNext Meeting
Men's BreakfastEvery Wednesday at 9:00am-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
Chess for Begining & Intermediate PlayersTuesday, March 13, 2018 at 6:00pm
Two 3-week class series: Tuesdays from 6:00 to 7:00 pm
September 11, 18, 25
October 16, 23, 30
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.
19 OctNext Meeting
Life TransitionsEvery Friday at 12:00am-12:00am
Conversation & Companionship Every Friday morning at 9:00 am
Have you experienced a signiﬁcant transition recently? Perhaps the loss of a spouse or child, divorce or a move? This new group meets weekly to provide a little comfort, and mutual support to one another. Join Next members who are looking to connect to others with similar life-changing experiences. Gather for support, advice and companionship.
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Advanced Beginner Line DancingEvery Monday at 10:00am-10:50am
Line dancing is back! Dancers who attended our beginner series will continue where they left off last spring. Anyone else is welcome to join as we move beyond the basic steps learned with our previous instructor. Christine Stewart has been teaching line dancing for 13 years. She loves her work and invites you to join her in exercising body and mind as you move to different types of music and learn new steps and dances. Please bring a water bottle and wear comfortable shoes.
Smartphone SeriesMonday, September 24, 2018 at 12:00pm
Session 1: Why you need a Smartphone - How to Choose the Right One
Monday, September 24 at 12:00 noon
Thinking about buying a smartphone? Join Vicki Sower, Adult Services Librarian at Baldwin Library, to learn why you need to have this technical tool. Learn the benefits of having a smartphone and receive guidance to make sure you choose the one that will best fit your needs.
Session 2: What to do with your new Smartphone - Apps to Enhance Your Life
Monday, October 22 at 12:00 noon
Whether you have just purchased your new phone, or have been using one for years, you need this class! There is an app to do just about anything you can think of: to remind you to take meds, help fi nd your car in a parking lot, keep you in touch with loved ones around the world and so much
more! Join Vicki Sower to explore just how your smartphone can enhance your everyday life, both personally and professionally. Bring your smartphone to class if you have one.
Don’t have one? Come anyway!
Michigan Consumers Education SeriesFriday, September 28, 2018 at 11:03am
Please register for each session separately.
Session 1: In-Home Care & Senior Residences
Friday, September 28 at 1:00 pm
Learn about resources available to help you make the best
decisions regarding care for yourself or your loved ones at
home or in a senior residence.
Session 2: Identity Theft
Friday, October 19 at 1:00 pm
Learn about the signs of identity theft, how to protect your
personal information online and off, and what to do if you
become an identity theft victim.
Tiny Homes in a Big CityTuesday, October 23, 2018 at 1:00pm
Renowned for her “Tiny Homes” initiative, join Reverend Faith Fowler for a special presentation. She is a distinguished member of the Detroit community, serving as senior pastor at Cass Community United Methodist Church. Mitch Albom states “She is the most important currency to our city, a loving, egoless, inspiring leader who doesn’t see color, doesn’t see class, who looks at our poorest, most neglected citizens and sees only hope and opportunity”. Reverend Fowler’s book, “Tiny Homes in a Big City” looks at the American Dream. Kindly sponsored by Health Alliance Plan.
A Judges's PerspectiveThursday, October 25, 2018 at 6:00pm
Susan Moiseev, 47th District Judge for 26 Years
“I’ve learned a lot and I hope I’ve taught a lot,” Moiseev says of her time on the bench. Retired in 2012, she will share her experiences and thoughts on her career — from being terminated from her fi rst paralegal job to being appointed to the bench. Ms. Moiseev will also discuss the judicial system,
campaigning for office and how to make a difference.
Tricks and Treats in Art: The Macabre, Mysterious & ScandalousWednesday, October 31, 2018 at 1:00pm
A Look at the Macabre, the Mysterious & the Scandalous
Who doesn’t love a mystery or a scary story? It’s Halloween, come prepared to be frightened by looking at art, hearing about the stories told in art, and exploring art mysteries still to be solved.Art professor and historian, Wendy Evans was raised among London’s museums and has advanced degrees from Wayne State and Oxford Universities. Wendy taught Art History at WSU and is a long-time volunteer at the DIA! Kindly sponsored by Oakmont Rochester
Ghostbusters: Dinner and a ClassicWednesday, October 31, 2018 at 5:00pm
After members of a scientific team (Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray) lose their jobs, they decide to become “ghostbusters” and wage battle with the supernatural for money. They stumble upon a doorway that will release evil on NYC. The Ghostbusters must save New York!! Rated PG 1 hours 47 minutes
Medicare Part D Assistance DayFriday, November 9, 2018 at 10:00am
The Area Agency on Aging 1-B is holding their annual Medicare Part D Enrollment Assistance Day at Next. Enrollment can take up to an hour per person. A letter confirming appointments and detailing what to bring will be sent to you. At your appointment, a counselor meets with you to determine the best option. Please call 800-852-7795 to register for an appointment. Call early to reserve your time as appointments fill quickly.
Christmas Party with the Senior Men's Club of BirminghamTuesday, December 11, 2018 at 5:30pm
The Senior Men’s Club of Birmingham has again invited members of NEXT to join them at their Annual Christmas Dinner Dance at the San Marino Club on Big Beaver in Troy on Tuesday, December 11. The party begins at 5:30 pm with a social reception featuring an antipasto table and lasts until 10:15pm. A cash bar is available all evening. Dinner is at 7:00pm and includes soup, salad, your choice of Tenderloin of Beef, Chicken Parmigiana, or Baked Roughy. Side dishes include green beans and St. Anne potatoes. Vegetarian and gluten-free alternatives are available on request.
The evening features Dave Tatrow & Friends, a four-piece stringed instrument group, and a vocalist to entertain us, including a salute to veterans, a sing-along of holiday favorites, and dancing to tunes you remember and love. The price is $55 per person and tickets may be purchased on the NEXT website using a credit card or in the office with a check. Free valet parking is provided.
This is a great opportunity to celebrate the holidays, greet long-time friends and make new friends. Don’t miss it. For additional information, call Tony DiMarco at 248-643-7368.Location: The San Marino Club - 1685 E. Big Beaver Road, Troy
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We are grateful for our partnerships!! Without sponsor support, Next could not meet the growing needs of our 50-plus community.
From programming, to transportation and support services, we appreciate your assistance!!