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October - November 2021

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Card Programs

Card Programs.pngLooking for a fun place to play cards? All are welcome at Novi’s card programs. Our recreational card games offer players an opportunity to enjoy a little friendly competition in a positive environment. Doors open 30 minutes prior to the start of each game. Bring your own beverage. Water bottle filler available.

Price: Various - Paid at the door

Pre-registration is not required. For more information, call 248.347.0414 or email.

Games, days and times are listed below:

Advanced Mahjong
A competitive game for advanced players. Current year's official Mahjong card required to play.
When - Mondays, 12:30pm-4pm
Price - $3 at the door
 
Pinochle
Keep your mind sharp and try your hand at this single deck version of a classic card game.
When - Mondays, 12:30pm-3:30pm
Price - $1.25 at the door

Mahjong
American Mahjong is a game that is similar to the card game Gin Rummy, but is played with tiles instead of cards. Current year's official Mahjong card required to play.
When - Tuesdays, 10:00am-12:00pm
Price - No Charge

Euchre
A four-person game played with two person partners. This trick-taking game is played with the jacks being the ever changing highest cards to play.
When - Wednesdays, 12:30pm-3:30pm
Price - $1 at the door & $0.10 per euchre

Samba
A fun variation of Canasta/Hand & Foot played with six decks and four players in teams of two.
When - Thursdays, 12:00pm-3:30pm
Price - No Charge

Duplicate Bridge - Start Date: TBD
This version of Bridge is the most popular way to play in the United States. Partners are required.
When - Fridays, 12:30pm-3:30pm
Price - $1 at the door

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Your input needed for future of our 55+ programming

Walking-picture.jpgHelp guide future programming and enhancements for our older adult population by taking a quick survey for Novi's Older Adult Services Department.

The survey, found by clicking here, will ask you about the programs that interest you both indoors and outdoors, where you would like to participate in programs, and solicit any suggestions you may have for programming.

Click here to take the survey.

Protect yourself from falls with 'Matter of Balance'

Pic-Balance.jpgFalls are the number one cause of injury and are not a normal part of aging. Understanding the reasons for falls and making simple changes can lower your risk of falling and stay independent longer.
 
Join Ascension's Vanessa Mier for the virtual Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns about Falls program July 28-Sep. 15.
 
This program is free, but pre-registration is required at healthcare.ascension.org/events or by calling 248.849.5752.

Click here to register.