Newcomer’s orientation is open to anyone fifty or better. Discover the programs and services available at the Center. You’ll learn how to register for classes, trips and programs. Meet the staff and receive a complementary lunch ticket. Call to reserve your spot.
|First Mondays of the Month||10:30 am||No Fee|
BINGO! First Fridays
Prizes Sponsored by Brookdale Senior Living-Troy
FIRST BINGO Card is FREE ($.25 each additional card). Format is Six (6) regular games with prizes.One Coverall prize valued at $5.
*All revenue from BINGO is used towards future BINGO Prizes. BINGO is conducted solely for the amusement and recreation of the ROSC guests.
|First Friday of the Month||12:30 pm||First bingo card FREE|
($0.25 each additional card)
Creative Coloring for Grown-Ups
Relieve your stress and join your friends in the fun and relaxation of coloring. $2 drop-in fee, includes supplies.
|First and Third Mondays of the Month||10:30 am||$2 Drop-In Fee|
Join us for hand quilting, or machine piecing quilt tops and for socialization. New quilter and just getting started? We can help! Bring sewing machine and your project. Drop-ins welcome!
|Tuesday||10:00 am||No Fee|
Sit ’n Knit
Join as we knit and visit! Share work in progress, tips and ‘show and tell finished projects. A relaxing visit with others who share your love of knitting or get a little help. All welcome, beginners and experienced.
|Tuesday||1:00 pm||No Fee|
Do you like to knit or crochet? Drop by and become a part of this worthwhile group that makes hats, scarves, lap robes and afghans. Currently working with Beaumont Hospital, Judson Center, and local churches and charitable organizations.
Looking for yarn donations! If you have extra yarn you’re no longer using we can use it! Please drop off during meeting days/times.
|Tuesday & Thursday||9:30 am||No Fee|
Join this group for an afternoon of stitching your personal work in progress; pattern discussion; and/or help reading a pattern or learning a new stitch. Beginners are welcome. Several times a year, the group jointly creates project to give back to the community.
|Thursday||12:15 pm||No Fee|
Painting - All Media
Mike Byrne, past VP of S. Oakland Art Assoc. and President of the R.O. Arts Council, and an accomplished working artist in many mediums accepts students from beginner to expert. Supply list at registration.
|Thursday||9:15 - 11:45 am||Please call the center|
Watercolor Painting/Stipple Drawing
Explore the exciting world of watercolor with Mike Byrne. Work wet-on-wet through finishing with techniques that include dry brush. Stipple? A drawing technique using only dots applied with pen or brush. Supply lists given at registration.
|Friday||9:15 am||Please call the center|
This is not a writing group and no special training is required, but we will focus on well-established poets. Walk-ins are welcome!
|Second Tuesday of the Month||1:00 pm||No Fee|
Focus on the News!
Tired of talking back to your TV set? Join a fun and lively discussion of local, national and international issues. Visitors encouraged.
|First and Third Tuesdays of the Month||10:30 am||No Fee|
Star-Grabbers Amateur Astronomy Group
Bill hosts an amateur astronomy club. His enthusiasm for astronomy compels him to share this interesting hobby and instruct individuals on the use of telescopes. Meet to discuss current astrological events. New members are always welcome!
|Second and Fourth Wednesdays|
of the Month
|10:00 am||No Fee|
Calling all beginners to experienced computer and tech enthusiasts! All levels are welcome to join our growing club, no membership required. Drop in anytime! Various tech topics are covered, including computers, cell phones, tablets, smart TVs, etc. There is always time for questions and answers so bring your tech questions. Donations accepted.
|Wednesday||12:30 pm||No Fee|
Music at the Center!
Experience the fun of ringing handbells with a group to create beautiful music. The Handbell Choir began in Sept. 1988. No previous experience needed but some background with reading music is very helpful. All are welcome!
|Monday||2:00 pm||No Fee|
Kerry Price on Piano!
Don’t miss the musical programs written and performed by Kerry Price, sure to be both entertaining and educational. Ms. Price, a popular vocalist and pianist, has delighted audiences with her one-woman programs since 1976! $2 per program, payable at the door.
|Friday||February 21, 2020||12:30 pm||Love is Here to Stay - A musical Valentine||$2.00 drop in fee|
|Friday||March 20, 2020||12:30 pm||Spring Bouquet - A ’flowery’ tribute to Spring||$2.00 drop in fee|
|Friday||April 17, 2020||12:30 pm||Celebrating April - Special events and birthdays||$2.00 drop in fee|
|Friday||May 15, 2020||12:30 pm||Lyrical ladies - Songs about some interesting ladies||$2.00 drop in fee|
|Friday||June 19, 2020||12:30 pm||Sumer is A-Comin’ In - A musical tribute to the lazy-hazy-days (NOTE: Sumer is the old English spelling of an olde English song)||$2.00 drop in fee|
Ask the Computer Lady! (Tuesdays)
Have your questions ready for a one-on-one session. Bring your laptop, Kindle, Mac, Tablet, Android or iPhone. Learn email, check your security.
"Get" Your Gadget
Three-45 minute sessions one-on-one on three consecutive Tuesdays. Clear up the mysteries of your tablet, cell phone, laptop or camera! Bring all cables and power cords. Call to register for your choice of dates.
Laptop Computer Classes (Tuesdays)
For all student levels; bring your own laptop to class to learn Windows.$5 material fee due at first class. Class max 4. If only one student registers, it will be shortened to two sessions, becoming a one-on-one.
Drop-In & Play!
Rubber Bridge: Drop-in with a partner to play or come early if you have no partner, will try to pair.
Pincochle: Drop-in for pinochole and meet new friends.
Duplicate Bridge: Drop-in with a partner to play. For more information visit, www.roduplicatebridge.org.
Euchre: Drop-in to join experienced players who like to play Euchre. Play 8 rounds of cards.
Three pool tables are located in the game room.
Pool may be played Monday - Friday from 9:00 am-4:30 pm.
There is a 50 cents daily charge or $3 monthly fee for use of the tables. All are welcome!
Experienced players may drop in and play.
Call for an Appointment! (Pre-Registration Required)
Drs. Adas and Wexler will see patients at the Center for your convenience. They maintain an office in Huntington Woods. Most services will be covered by insurance.
Soren Andersen has completed 40 years of law practice. Most of those years have been as a sole practitioner private attorney. His practice includes consumer and small business issues, debtors’ rights and creditors remedies, real estate transactions, probate administration, and estate planning. Provides free 15-minute consultations to senior citizens.
Licensed Massage Therapist Heidi. Massage requires optional disrobing, helps people feel better, relax, reduce muscular & nerve pain while seated comfortable on a chair or table.
Register early - these massage appointments fill up quickly!
Special Classes - Play, Visit, Learn!
Summer Celebration! Greating Card Making Party
Come and enjoy a FREE relaxing morning of Greating Card Marking! Instructor Suzi Duprey, Community Relations Director of American House Troy, will provide all materials and walk you through the details to create your own greeting cards.
Come by and make:
(1) Wedding or Shower card,
(1) Birthday card,
(1) "Masculine" card (e.g., Father’s Day or Birthday), and
(1) Patriotic card for any occasion.
Share the personalized finished card with a special person in your life, letting them know you are always thinking of them.
This class is FREE. Space is limited. Call the Center to reserve your spot today! Deadline to register is May 1st.
|DAY / DATE||TIME||FEE|
|Friday, May 22, 2020||10:00-11:30 am||FREE|