50+ center fun activities
Members who are 50 years or older have access to all the Barstow/Shipps wing has to offer if you have one of the following memberships: 50+ Social Membership (only $40 annual fee), Premier, Multi, or Land & Water Fitness Pass.
invest in kids
4th Monday each month
10:15 - 10:45 am in the 50+ Center
Spend quality, one-on-one time with 2- to 3-year-olds from our Community Center Early Education Program. We’ll be reading books and getting out Play-Doh!
Blast from the past
First Monday of October - May
Dance begins at 6:00 pm
Optional potluck at 5:15 pm
billiards - pool
Six Brunswick pool tables.
Monday - Friday from 8 am - 4:30 pm
Tournaments are posted often on the bulletin board at the entryway.
games and educational activities
Monday and Wednesday at 12:30 pm. Sunday at 2 pm.
This is sanctioned Bridge and includes additional fees.
Every Wednesday at 1:00 pm. Everyone is welcome!
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1:00 pm. Beginners welcome.
stay educated series
An educational series provided by Brookdale Assisted Living. Takes place every second Tuesday of each month from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. A light snack and coffee is provided. New topics every month!
Provided by the Midland Computer Club. Help provided to those who are struggling with their computers, tablets, and laptops. Schedule varies by availability - Call 989.832.7937 x2270 for more information.
AARP Tax Services
AARP helps prepare and e-file tax returns for state and federal income tax purposes at the Community Center. This free program is open to seniors aged 60 or above who have low to moderate income or for non-seniors who have low income. Services offered in 2018 on Thursdays and Fridays from February 1 through April 13.
BEGINNING BRIDGE: BASICS OF BIDDING
Interested in learning Bridge? Our Beginning Bridge: Basics of Bidding class is the perfect environment for beginners! Taught by Bruce Pynnonen, an ACBL Ruby Life Master and a member of the American Bridge Teachers' Association. Through this 9 session/11 week class, you'll learn in a instructor setting and practice dealing and playing.
Class begins: Tuesday, October 2
Weekly sessions: Tuesdays, 6:30 - 8:45 PM
Cost: $102 individual (includes book) & $167 per pair (includes one book to share)
Registration deadline: Monday, September 24
be Active with a group
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 am. Led by a volunteer.
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm.
A light and gentle aerobics class. Led by a volunteer.
Senior Fitness Classes listed below are included in a Land and Water Fitness Pass (available by session or yearly) or with a daily drop-in fee.
|Land Fitness Classes||Included with Land & Water Fitness Pass|
|Stretch & Tone||Mon,Wed,Fri||8:30-9:25 am|
|Retiree's Gym||Mon,Wed,Fri||8:30-9:45 am|
|Seniors in Motion||Mon,Wed,Fri||9:30-10:20 am|
|Gentle Yoga||Tue,Fri||9:30-10:30 am|
|Water Fitness Classes||Included with Land & Water Fitness Pass|
|H20 Works||Mon,Wed,Fri||10:00-11:00 am|
|Aqua Arthritis||Mon,Wed,Fri||10:00-11:00 am|
|Cardio Max||Tue, Thu||10:00-11:00 am|
|Open Fitness||Thu||6:30-7:00 pm|
|Open Fitness||Mon,Tue,Wed||7:30-8:30 pm|
Seniors are also welcome to attend regular Group Fitness Classes.
50+ Center Exercise
SilverSneakers is a program offered under many insurance plans. Check with your insurance provider to see if you qualify. SilverSnakers classes are offered every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 10:45 am - 11:45 am. Our experienced instructors will help you feel comfortable in this fun, lower intensity, group exercise setting.
Silver & Fit
This program allows you to attend many of our Active Adult fitness classes where our instructors provide a fun, low intensity, group exercise setting. Offered under many insurance plans, be sure to check your provider for qualifications.