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Our Senior and Adult Programs are geared towards your needs.  Click on the title below to be directed to the webpage with registration and information about our Senior Adult Programs.

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Spring 2018


Brain Health Series- Kathy Housey
This series is FREE and takes place from 10:30 am - 12 pm
Thursday, April 19th - Brain Health. It's Good News
Thursday, April 26 - Exercise: Cognitive Candy
Thursday, May 10 - Your Gut is Your Second Brain
Thursday, May 17 - Are you an Owl, Lark or Hummingbird?
Join Kathy Housey, Brain and Balance Certified Instructor, as she presents the latest findings on the aging brain which dispel past theories about genetic predisposition to genitive decline and Alzheimer's, introduces brain exercises for different ability levels, dietary changes to protect the brain, and the importance of relaxation and sleep. Registration is for the whole series.
Registration deadline is April 13.


AARP Driver Safety Class
Wednesday & Thursday, May 2 & 3 from 10:30 am - 2:30 pm; $20 AARP member, $25 Non-AARP member
Looking for an insurance discount? You may qualify after you take this safety class. Cars have changed and so have traffic rules, driving conditions and the roads we drive on every day. These classes will cover topics such as: how to avoid driving hazards, how aging affects your driving, physical limitations, current driving laws and defensive skills. Consult your insurance agent for discount details. Pre-registration is required. You must attend both classes. Lunch is on your own.
Registration deadline is April 20.

MMAP New Medicare numbers & Fraud
Wednesday, May 9 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm; FREE
Find out about the new Medicare numbers coming in June and fraud schemes associated with it. Volunteers from MMAP will cover everything you need to know and answer questions pertaining to these new changes.
Registration deadline is May 1.

Art Series- Art House; $20/session
Thursday, May 10 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm   
   Watercolor with Julie Woodward
Thursday, May 17 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm      Acrylics with Nancy Barick
Thursday, May 24 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm      Mixed Media with Maria Latour
Thursday, May 31 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm      Right Brain Drawing with Sasha Roberts-Levi
Join us for this 4-part Art Series taught by the Northville Art House Instructors. They will discuss, demonstrate and allow students to experiment with a different medium each week. Sign up for one or all! Cost: $20 per workshop which includes supplies.
Registration deadline is one week before each workshop.

New Laws Affecting Your Estate Plan - Gary F. Allen, Attorney at Law in Northville
Tuesday, May 15 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm; FREE
Review recent changes to Michigan Law & IRS regulations that will affect your existing estate plan.
Registration deadline is May 11.

Free Skin Screening - V Dermatology
Monday, May 21 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm; FREE
Dr. Anthony Van Vreede is a board-certified dermatologist who will be performing skin cancer screenings free at the Northville Community Center on May 21. Registration is required and the appointments are in 15 minute increments.
Registration deadline is May 17.

S.L.I.P. Senior Lifestyle - St. John's Providence - Belinda Kabodian, BS RN
Wednesday, May 23 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm; FREE
Become aware of hazards found in the home and environment that can lead to falls and injury. Leanr ways to identify and prevent potential risks.
Please register through St. John's Providence CareLink; www.stjohnprovidence.org/carelink or call 1-800-501-3627

Allocate Your 401K - Pat Shope
Tuesday, June 12 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm; FREE
This seminar will explore how to make the most of your 401K in retirement. Learn the advantages and disadvantages of different types of retirement plans.
Registration deadline is June 8.


When You Can No Longer Take Care of Yourself - Gary Allen
Tuesday, June 19 from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm; FREE
This seminar will cover three important aspects of your long term care planning. Housing options, critical care issues, and paying for the care through insurance, veterans benefits and Medicaid.
Registration deadline is June 15.

Make Your Advanced Care Plans Known - St. Joseph's Mercy - Michelle Moccia, N.P.
Tuesday, June 26 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm; FREE
We believe that the place for this to begin is at the kitchen table - not the intensive care unit - with the people we love, before it's too late. Michelle will walk you through making sure your own wishes and those of our loved ones are expressed and respected.
Registration deadline is June 22.

Let It Go: A Meditation Series - Carrie Zarotney - Bulletproof Mindfulness Technique
Thursday, June 7 , 14, 21, 28 from 1:00 - 2:30 pm; Fee: $65
Whether you're brand new to meditation or have an established practice, don't miss this precious opportunity to get centered. You will learn how to access the peaceful place already inside of you, breath techniques to relive worry and stress, and explore guided visualizations to deepen your connection to yourself and to one another.
Registration deadline May 31.

Matter of Balance - St. John's Providence - Belinda Kabodian, BS RN
Wednesday, July 11 - August 29 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm; FREE
A matter of balance is designed to reduce the fear of falling. The program uses exercises to improve strength, coordination and balance along with problem solving and group discussion. Please register through St. John's Providence CareLink; www.stjohnsprovidence.org/carelink or call 1-800-501-3627


These programs are informational only.  The Northville Senior Adult Services program does into endorse any particular individual, company or subject matter.


 Social Clubs Spring 2018


Northville Senior Lunch Crew
May 2: China Cafe
June 20: Deadwood Bar & Grill
July 17: Big Tommy's Parthenon in Novi

Get together with your friends or make new ones by signing up to go out to lunch with other Northville Seniors. A local Restaurant will be chosen and reserved for the group. This social group meets once a month at 11:30am. Please register at the senior desk. You will receive a confirmation phone call before the event but you mush register in order to be included in the group reservation.

Meet Meet at the designated restaurant on the day and time of the lunch. Transpiration and payment for your meal is on your own.

Puzzles
If you have some free time or just love to work on puzzles, we always have a community puzzle going at our puzzle station in the Living Room of the Northville Community Center. Finish the puzzle and you get to pick the next one to work on!

Adult Coloring
Coloring has been proven to help reduce stress and anxiety levels, plus it's just plain fun! Pick out your favorite coloring page from out collection, pull up a chair and start coloring. Bring a friend or enjoy quiet time by yourself. Coloring pages and pencils provided. Coloring supplies can be found on the desk next to the Color Station in the Community Center

Friday Flick- Fridays at 1:00pm; $1/person
April 27 - Wonder
May 4 - Darkest Hour
May 11 - Home Again
May 18 - The Shape of Water
May 25 - The Greatest Showman
June 1 - Victoria & Abdul
June 8 - The Mountain Between Us
June 15 - Downsizing
June 22 - Phantom Thread
June 29 - All the Money in the World

Line Dancing
Come and line dance to a variety of music from country, oldies, 2 step, waltzes and top 40's with our new instructor, Judean Owen. Every Monday from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm in the Community Center Gym, $4 drop in fee

Walking
Come join us for a morning walk in the gym. Every weekday morning the gym is open for Senior Walker from 8:00 - 9:30 am. Join the group afterwards for a cup of coffee! FREE