Cards and Games

Cards will resume in May under strict adherence to all CDC guidelines including temperature checks upon entry, wearing masks and social distancing.

  • Duplicate Bridge

    Monday, December 6, 2021 | 11:30-2:00pm

    Regulars and newcomers alike enjoy playing this fun and challenging form of bridge.

  • Pinochle- Drop in

    Monday, December 6, 2021 | 1:00-2:00pm

    Monday through Friday 1:00- 3:00 in the lobby. No experience necessary.  Anyone who is interested in playing or learning how to play is welcome.  Drop-in and have fun!

  • Mah Jongg

    Monday, December 6, 2021 | 1:00-4:00pm

    MAH JONGG
    Mondays from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm and 1:00 to 4:00 pm
    Fridays from 1:00 to 3:00 pm

    Come with your own Mah Jongg table partner or stop by the office to sign up if you would like to play. You must be able to play independently. If you are interested in joining a group,
    contact the Next office.

  • Socki!

    Tuesday, December 7, 2021 | 12:00-2:30pm

    Socki is a family card game for 2-8 players that plays like an open faced gin rummy. If you can count to 12, you can play Socki.

  • Chess at Next

    Tuesday, December 7, 2021 | 12:30-3:00pm

    Did you know Next has chess boards available in the office? You can borrow one for use in the center anytime — but on Tuesday we will be setting up the boards for drop in play in the lobby. Come and enjoy the centuries old game of kings. All boards and pieces are thoroughly sanitized after each use or for a safer option, bring your own set. 

  • Tuesday Evening Partners Bridge

    Tuesday, December 7, 2021 | 2:00-5:00pm

    Bring a partner and play bridge with old friends and new.

  • Wednesday Bridge

    Wednesday, December 8, 2021 | 12:00-3:00pm

    Bridge players rotate tables after six hands of play.

  • Chess Club

    Thursday, December 9, 2021 | 4:00-6:00pm

    Lessons: 4:00 to 5:00 pm
    Open Play: 5:00 to 7:00 pm

    This club seeks to bring together people who have an interest in chess. Fellow Next members Chris Dow and Bruce Dobras will be teaching tactics and positioning. For additional information,
    please contact Chris Dow at 248-647-0728.

  • Friday afternoon - Duplicate Bridge

    Friday, December 10, 2021 | 11:00-1:00pm

    Please note start date: June 4 th 

    Duplicate Bridge - Facilitator: Irv Feldman. 248-828-5346 Fridays from 12:30 to 3:30 pm

  • BINGO

    Monday, December 20, 2021 | 1:00-3:00pm

    First and Third Mondays of the month. Drop -in! Eight games of regular bingo are played. Play up to four cards at only $2 apiece. Pay upon arrival.

  • American Mah Jongg Lessons

    Wednesday, January 5, 2022 | 2:00-3:00pm

    Wednesdays, January 5 - 26th from 2:00 to 4:00 pm

    Join the excitement of learning the game of Mah Jongg with Rackeline Hoff, an experienced teacher who enjoys teaching the game. Mah Jongg is a table game that originated in China and is played with a colorful set tiles. You will find Mah Jongg to be a challenging game of both chance and strategy and it's sure to be one you will enjoy learning. Participants will need to bring with them a 2021 National Mah Jongg card or you can purchase one from the instructor for $9 on the fi rst day of class.