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Welcome Newcomers!

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
First Mondays of the Month10:30 amNo 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.

DAYTIMEFEE
First Friday of the Month12:30 pmFirst bingo card FREE
($0.25 each additional card)


FREE Movies at the Center! (Call for Movie Titles)

Enjoy movies but don’t like watching them alone? Join us as we show the latest and greatest releases on DVD each month projected on a large screen. Call the Center for movie titles and descriptions. Suggestions and donations are welcome.

DAYTIMEFEE
Second and Fourth Friday
of the Month
12:30 pmNo Fee

Create! 

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
First and Third Mondays of the Month10:30 am$2 Drop-In Fee


Senior Quilting

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! 

DAYTIMEFEE
Tuesday10:00 amNo 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. 

DAYTIMEFEE
Tuesday1:00 pmNo Fee


Helping Hands

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
Tuesday & Thursday9:30 amNo Fee


Crochet Creations

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
Thursday12:15 pmNo 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.

DAYDATEFEECOURSE #
ThursdayOctober 17-December 12, 2019
(No class 11/28)
$55/8wksC1021F


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.

DAY
DATE
FEE
COURSE #
Friday
October 18-December 13, 2019 (No class 11/29)
$55/8wks
C1023F

Interests

Poetry Anyone?

This is not a writing group and no special training is required, but we will focus on well-established poets. Walk-ins are welcome!

DAYTIMEFEE
Second Tuesday of the Month1:00 pmNo 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.

DAYTIMEFEE
First and Third Tuesdays of the Month10:30 amNo 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!

DAYTIMEFEE
Second and Fourth Wednesdays
of the Month
10:00 amNo Fee


Genealogy 101

Discover your family history and your next great passion in life! Learn how to do genealogy and you’ll make fascinating discoveries about your ancestors lives. Course is designed from beginners and amateurs who want instruction, reference guides & advice to help you succeed with your research. Preregistration required. $5 syllabus fee.

DAYDATETIMEFEECOURSE #
ThursdayOctober 31-December 12, 2019 (No class 11/28)1:00 pm$88/6wksC1003


Computer Club

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
Wednesday12:30 pmNo Fee


Music at the Center

Handbells

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!

DAYTIMEFEE
Monday2:00 pmNo 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.

DAYDATETIMEDESCRIPTIONFEE
FridayNovember 15, 201912:30 pmThanks... for November$2 Drop-In Fee
FridayDecember 20, 201912:30 pmPerformance canceledCANCELED

Services

Computer Classes


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.

FEE / SESSIONTIMECOURSE #
$20 / 30 minutes9:15 am - 9:45 amC1028F
$20 / 30 minutes12:45 pm - 1:15 pmC1029F
$35 / 60 minutes12:45 pm - 1:45 pmC1029F


"Get" Your Gadget (Tuesdays)

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.

SESSIONTIMEFEECOURSE #
November 12, 19, 26, 201911:15 am - 12:00 pm$60C1032F
December 3, 10, 17, 2019C1033F

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.

SESSIONTIMEFEECOURSE #
November 5-26, 201910:00 am$40/4wksC1026F

Drop-In & Play!

Cards

Rubber BridgeDrop-in with a partner to play or come early if you have no partner, will try to pair.

DAYTIMEFEE
Mondays12:15 pm$1.00

PincochleDrop-in for pinochole and meet new friends.

DAYTIMEFEE
Tuesdays12:30 pm$1.00

Duplicate BridgeDrop-in with a partner to play. For more information visit, www.roduplicatebridge.org

DAYTIMEFEE
Wednesdays12:30 pm$2.00

Euchre: Drop-in to join experienced players who like to play Euchre. Play 8 rounds of cards.
DAYTIMEFEE
Thursdays12:30 pm$1.00

Billards

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!

DAYTIMEFEE
Monday-Friday9:00 am - 4:30 pm$3.00 Monthly Fee
            or
$0.50 daily charge

Mah-Jongg

Experienced players may drop in and play.

DAYTIMEFEE
Wednesdays
Fridays
9:30 am - 12:00 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
$0.50 

Call for an Appointment(Pre-Registration Required)

Foot Doctors

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
Second Wednesday of the Month9:00 am - 11:00 amMost services will be covered by insurance.

Legal Aide

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.

DAYTIMEFEE
Third Wednesday of the Month3:30 pm - 5:30 pmProvides FREE 15-minute consultation for Senior Citizens


Massage Therapy

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!

DAYTIMEFEE
November 14, 15, 19, 21
December 18, 19, 20
January 16, 17, 21, 23
February 20, 21, 25, 27
March 19, 20, 24, 26
April 16, 17, 21, 23
Call for appointment times35-minutes for $30
60-minutes for $50
75-minutes for $60