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, April 22, 2024 | 11:30-2:00pm

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

  • Pinochle

    Monday, April 22, 2024 | 12:00-1:00pm

    PINOCHLE...come and join the fun! 

    Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm
    All skill levels welcome. For additional information, contact Ed Schouten at

  • Mah Jongg

    Monday, April 22, 2024 | 1:00-4:00pm

    Mondays 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.

  • Canasta!

    Tuesday, April 23, 2024 | 12:00-2:00pm

    Each Tuesday - drop in, no registration required. 

    Join fellow Next members to play Canasta. Play this unique and fun card game with a few competitive Next friends!

  • Tuesday Partners Bridge

    Tuesday, April 23, 2024 | 12:30-3:30pm

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

  • Socki!

    Tuesday, April 23, 2024 | 12:30-2:30pm

    Tuesdays drop-in, no registration necessary. 

    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.

  • New! Shanghai Rummy

    Tuesday, April 23, 2024 | 1:00-2:00pm

    Shanghai rum is a rummy card game, based on gin rummy and a variation of Contract rummy played by 3 to 8 players. It is also known as California rummy. All skill levels welcome. For additional information contact Beverly Sankey at beverlyonline@

  • Birmingham Stamp Club

    Tuesday, April 23, 2024 | 5:30-7:30pm

    For information contact Ken Rusch at 248-968-3505

  • Euchre

    Wednesday, April 24, 2024 | 10:00-12:00pm

    No experience necessary. Anyone who is interested in playing or learning how to play is welcome. Drop-in and have fun!

  • Chess Club

    Thursday, April 25, 2024 | 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, April 26, 2024 | 11:00-2:30pm

    Please note start date: June 4 th 

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

  • Birmingham Coin Club

    Wednesday, May 15, 2024 | 6:00-8:00pm

    For information contact Robert Beuter at 248-646-9657.