Enrichment & Health

  • Coffee & Conversation: New Women's Group

    Tuesday, July 27, 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, July 28, 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, July 28, 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, July 28, 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.

  • Desoto Drive Concert & Ice Cream Social

    Thursday, July 29, 2021 | 6:00-7:00pm

    Join us in the Next Courtyard for that perfect summer evening that kicks off with an Ice Cream Social and a toe tapping concert featuring DeSoto Drive with James Murphy on guitar and Ken Marten on harmonica. This cool duo delivers a hefty blend of classic blues, heartland rock and outlaw country. Originals? Check. Covers? Yep. Muddy and Buddy, Johnny and Bobby, Bo,
    Hank and Gordon Slim and the whole Hee-Haw gang. Kindly sponsored by Anthology Farmington Hills

  • Current Events Discussion Group

    Friday, July 30, 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.
  • Blood Pressure Clinic

    Monday, August 2, 2021 | 11:00-12:00pm

    The first Monday of each month. 

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

  • Stamp Club

    Tuesday, August 3, 2021 | 7:00-9:00pm

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

  • Sale: Costume Jewelry, Books, Puzzles and More, Oh My! !

    August 16-20, 2021

    Time to clean out your jewelry box! Donate your costume jewelry to the Next office — and it will be part of the 2nd Annual Next Costume Jewelry Sale on Monday Auguts 16 - Friday Auguts 20th . All proceeds benefit Next! We welcome all types of jewelry: rings, necklaces, earrings, bracelets, pins and brooches! Remember — one person’s donation is another person’s treasure!

  • Connect with Next!

    August 16-20, 2021

    CONNECT WITH NEXT!
    A Special Week for Next Members and Their Friends!


    We are excited to present a week of possibilities — no fees all week long, so trying different fi tness classes is not a problem. Also featuring many other complimentary events including a performance by the Lexington Bach Festival String Quartet, a Healthy Heart presentation, the newly released Tesla movie, an evening lecture on Boom Town: Detroit in the Roaring 20s, a Jewelry, Book and Puzzle Sale and a special picnic to wrap up a memorable week! Did we mention that everything is complimentary? It will be a week to remember so please introduce your friends and family to Next and if they join, they will receive $10 off the Next membership price and you will receive a $10 referral fee. This is a great opportunity to try new something new!
    We all know word of mouth recommendations are the best marketing tool — so we are counting on you, our Next mem bers, to help! The week to remember is August 16 through August 20
    from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. More details to come!

  • Lexington Bach Festival String Quartet

    Tuesday, August 17, 2021 | 6:00-7:00pm

    Let’s enjoy a special concert featuring music composed by Bach, Prokofi ev, Haydn and Handel. The Festival Quartet has been performing since 2011 with Melody Wootton as
    fi rst violin, Denice Turck as second violin, Kay DeLuca playing viola and Tim Nicolia as cellist. This promises to be a special summer evening of classical music and complimentary
    ice cream treats.

    This event is part of the Connect to Next week and therefore complimentary for all attendees. Please feel free to invite your friends! 

  • All you need is love...for your heart

    Wednesday, August 18, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm

    Aaron Wallace, CEO of Balance Your Fitness, returns to Next to share his expertise about how to live life at your highest potential. The key to a healthy heart is controlling infl ammation!
    Learn to manage infl ammation and love your Heart with the perfect holistic health prescription from the 4 Doctors — Dr. Diet, Dr. Quiet, Dr. Movement and Dr. Happiness. Balance Your Fitness will teach you how to help keep your heart healthy as well as how to promote healing from a whole range of chronic diseases. Aaron has a BS in Exercise and Health Science and is a C.H.E.K. Health Practitioner, Holistic Lifestyle Coach and Golf Performance Specialist. He can’t wait to help you live a life in balance.

  • Younger Onset Dementia & Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group

    Wednesday, August 18, 2021 | 5:30-7:00pm

    This group is for spouses, children, parents or siblings who care for an individual under the age of 65 years, who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or any other progressive dementia.This group creates a safe, confidential, supportive environment and offers a chance for participants to share words of encouragement and help each other develop coping skills and learn to solve problems. Please contact Cindy Beller at 586-453-1909 for additional information. Presented by the Michigan Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.

  • Coin Club

    Wednesday, August 18, 2021 | 7:00-9:00pm

    Coin Club

    For information contact Robert Beuter at 248-646-9657. Coin Club will take a Summer hiatus beginning in June and will resume in the Fall.

  • Coney Dogs Anyone?

    Friday, August 20, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm

    Let’s get together for a tasty summer lunch — coney dogs! Join us to relax and enjoy the afternoon with others in the Next courtyard under the big, white tent. Coney dogs, chips  and a beverage — a delicious lunch for a fun afternoon with friends!

     

    This event is part of the Connect to Next week and therefore complimentary for all attendees. Please feel free to invite your friends! 

  • Making Sense of Sensory Changes

    Monday, August 23, 2021 | 12:00-1:00pm

    So many things change with our minds and bodies as we age, including how our senses process and react to incoming information. Marichelle Ehred, Physical Therapist and APTA Board
    Certifi ed Geriatric Specialist with Beaumont Hospital, will help us make sense of the changes in our sensory processing system. The presentation will identify sensory changes (vision, hearing, touch, taste/smell, vestibular) that occur with aging. Marichelle will then discuss the implications that these sensory changes can have on aging and environmental adaptations that can be made to accommodate to these sensory changes in order to help reduce fall risk.

  • 2021 Golf Classic to Benefit Next

    Friday, September 10, 2021 | 1:00-2:00pm

    The 2021 Golf Classic to Benefit Next will be held Friday, September 10th at Springdale Golf Course. Registration begins at 1:00 pm along with a preview of the amazing silent auction and the putting contest. Nine-hole shotgun start with a cart at 2:00 pm with a scramble format complete with contests. Prizes for the first-place team, longest drive, closest to the pin, and don't miss out - the Hole in One prize is a brand new Ford Mustang compliments of The Brice Group - Morgan Stanley! Golf will be followed by drinks and appetizers where the silent auction will be open for bidding - Look for rounds of golf at area courses, restaurant certificates, one of a kind gifts and many other wonderful items! Dinner will be served when contest winners are announced! Social distancing and all CDC guidelines will be observed throughout the day.

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    Thank you to our 2021 Tournament Sponsor: Thornton & Grooms!  

    Location: Springdale Golf Course