Enrichment

  • 21 Nov
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    Coin Club

    Every 3rd Wednesday at 7:00pm-9:00pm

    Coin Club

  • 6 Nov
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    Stamp Club

    Every 1st & 3rd Tuesday at 7:00pm-9:00pm

    Stamp club.

  • 24 Oct
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    Wednesday Night @ The Movies

    Every 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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  • 1 Nov
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    Writer’s Corner

    Every 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 Oct
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    Current Events Discussion Group

    Every 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 Oct
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    Men's Breakfast

    Every 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

  • 13Mar
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    Chess for Begining & Intermediate Players

    Tuesday, 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.

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  • 19 Oct
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    Life Transitions

    Every 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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  • 22 Oct
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    Advanced Beginner Line Dancing

    Every 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.

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  • 24Sep
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    Smartphone Series

    Monday, 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!

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  • 28Sep
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    Michigan Consumers Education Series

    Friday, 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.

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  • 23Oct
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    Tiny Homes in a Big City

    Tuesday, 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.

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  • 25Oct
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    A Judges's Perspective

    Thursday, 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.

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  • 31Oct
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    Tricks and Treats in Art: The Macabre, Mysterious & Scandalous

    Wednesday, 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

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  • 31Oct
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    Ghostbusters: Dinner and a Classic

    Wednesday, 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

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  • 9Nov
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    Medicare Part D Assistance Day

    Friday, 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.

  • 11Dec
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    Christmas Party with the Senior Men's Club of Birmingham

    Tuesday, 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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  • 31 Dec
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    THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!

    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!!

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