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Bandemer Adopt-a-Park Workday

GIVE 365 This is an Adopt-a-Park workday with the Office of Sustainability and Innovations (OSI) at Bandemer Park. This is a monthly OSI workday. Come join us! If you're interested in signing up email volunteer@a2gov.org or call 734-794-6445. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Enjoy attending Supervised Bridge Play on Tuesdays, Aug. 16- Sept. 13 at 1-3p.m. Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Love a Park Day at Evergreen

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Evergreen Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Evergreen Park.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops: Legacy Workshop

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: Join Washtenong Memorial Park for an eductional discussion on creating a "Forever Legacy" for you and your loved ones. By making an informed decision on your final plans now, you can save money be defeating the effects of inflaction, secure peace of mind, and have an active say in your final memorial. Learn more at www.washtenongmemorialpark.com. RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Food Truck Rally

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Food Truck Rallies Return in 2022! Join us 5-8pm on the 3rd Wednesday of the month July-October to support your favorite local food trucks and carts! Wednesday, August 17, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, August 18, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center This week will be directed by Ray Gentz. ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring… Thursday, August 18, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, August 20, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Stewardship Workday at Gallup Park for Honey Bee Day

Natural Area Preservation There’s a lot of buzz surrounding this workday at Gallup Park! It’s #NationalHoneyBeeDay, after all! This day brings awareness to the bee industry and the beekeeping community. Honey bees are more than just honey-makers, they are one of the many pollinators we can support by removing invasive plants from the park. Meet in the Gallup Park parking lot, just over the wooden bridge (map: tinyurl.com/GallupBridgeParking). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and gardening gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and know-how provided. Register at https://tinyurl.com/Gallup082022. Saturday, August 20, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Monday, August 22, 2022, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, August 22, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Enjoy attending Supervised Bridge Play on Tuesdays, Aug. 16- Sept. 13 at 1-3p.m. Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Blue Grass Jam

Senior Center 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. The Blue Grass Jam meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Bring your guitar, banjo, bass, voice, washboard, spoons, and your favorite songs and join other Blue Grass enthusiasts in an open and friendly environment that welcomes all to join in the fun. You’re even welcome to just come and listen! Cost is $5 per person. Tuesday, August 23, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops: The Right Care at the Right Time

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: Please join us for a great discussion on the care options that you have available. In person with Q and A right after. We will have open and honest conversation about Skilled Homecare Services, Palliative and Hospice Care. We will discuss when it is the right time for each service line, what services are covered, and common myths we have uncovered over the past years. There will be additional conversation about Advance Care Planning and the importance of it. Booklets and Handouts will be provided during the presentation. Jadwiga Reffitt, MA, BA from Trinity Health at Home will be presenting the information. She has been with the organization for 7 years and has been within the health care field for over 14 years. To learn more, please go to: https://www.trinityhealthathome.org/. To RSVP, contact 734.794.6250 bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Goody Bag Drive Thru

Senior Center Please join the Ann Arbor Senior Center for a drive-through event where themed goodie bags, snacks, and beverages will be given out to take home! Call the Senior Center at 734.794.6250 to RSVP or email Brittany (bpatton@a2gov.org) to reserve your spot today! Free of charge. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Zoom Trivia

Senior Center 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Each game will have questions based on weekly themes. Invite your friends, grandchildren, and neighbors to login and play with you, or be placed on a team with others. We will keep a tally of winners and at the end, will have prizes that you can pick up. Zoom Meeting ID: 979 1239 9740. Passcode: 194912. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, August 24, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

CANCELLED - ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center This week will be directed by Ray Gentz. ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring… Thursday, August 25, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Love a Park Day at White Oak Park

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at White Oak Park.If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Friday, August 26, 2022, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. White Oak Park.

Life Line Screening

Senior Center Call 1.800.324.1851 to register. Friday, August 26, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Bryant Back to School BBQ

Volunteer Events Volunteers are a huge help at Bryant's Back to School BBQ. They assist with setting up the event, cooking and serving food, passing out backpacks and school supplies to children, and with tearing down and cleaning up at the close of the event. Sign up here! Friday, August 26, 2022, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, August 27, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Stewardship Workday at Barton Nature Area

Natural Area Preservation Located along the Huron River, this park is home to an interesting phenomenon known as the Barton Oxbow. This U-shaped bend in the river suggests a few ideas about the history of this area before it was farmed. Though likely prairie and oak savanna in the past, Barton Nature Area now has a diversity of plant communities, from wet meadow to dry prairie to emergent marshland. When volunteering at a workday here, you’re likely to encounter a wide array of flora to admire and help protect. Meet at the Barton Dam parking lot on Huron River Drive (map: tinyurl.com/BartonParkingLot). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and gardening gloves if you have them. All minors should be… Saturday, August 27, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Love a Park Day at Leslie Park

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Leslie Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Sunday, August 28, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Monday, August 29, 2022, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, August 29, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Enjoy attending Supervised Bridge Play on Tuesdays, Aug. 16- Sept. 13 at 1-3p.m. Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Tuesday, August 30, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, August 31, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, September 1, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

CANCELLED - ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, September 1, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Love a Park Day at Bromley Park

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Leslie Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Friday, September 2, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Bromley Park.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, September 3, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Love a Park Day at Sylvan Park

GIVE 365 Join Give365 staff as we work at Sylvan Park, pulling weeds and cutting invasive shrubs along the creek. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Sunday, September 4, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Sylvan Park on Google Maps.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Enjoy attending Supervised Bridge Play on Tuesdays, Aug. 16- Sept. 13 at 1-3p.m. Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Tuesday, September 6, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Zoom Trivia

Senior Center 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Each game will have questions based on weekly themes. Invite your friends, grandchildren, and neighbors to login and play with you, or be placed on a team with others. We will keep a tally of winners and at the end, will have prizes that you can pick up. Zoom Meeting ID: 979 1239 9740. Passcode: 194912. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, September 7, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, September 8, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, September 9, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Love a Park Day at Windemere Park

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Windemere Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Friday, September 9, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Windemere.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, September 10, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Stewardship Workday at Mary Beth Doyle Nature Area

Natural Area Preservation Mary Beth Doyle Nature Area’s namesake was an influential and prominent environmental activist in Michigan. It only makes sense that a park honoring her legacy would be one of Ann Arbor’s most beloved parks. A walk through this park on the wooden boardwalks never fails to delight as you encounter a diverse array of flowers and trees, and maybe even a quiet group of deer. Meet at the corner of Cardinal Ave. and Sharon Drive (map: tinyurl.com/MBDSharon). Saturday, September 10, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Stewardship Workday at Olson Park for 9/11 Day of Service

Natural Area Preservation As stewards of Ann Arbor’s Natural Areas, NAP volunteers serve the greater community by bolstering the local ecosystem, maintaining and expanding access to quality experiences in nature, and strengthening bonds through volunteerism. Commemorate this National Day of Service and Remembrance on #911Day with us by cutting and removing invasive shrubs and making way for native plants to flourish. Meet at the entrance on Dhu Varren Road, just east of Pontiac Trail (map: tinyurl.com/OlsonParkingLot). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and know-how provided. Register at… Sunday, September 11, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Stewardship Workday at Sunset Brooks Nature Area for 9/11 Day

Natural Area Preservation The National Day of Service and Remembrance on #911Day promotes community service as a tribute to the 9/11 victims, survivors, and responders. Join us to protect biodiversity in our community by removing invasive shrubs such as buckthorn and honeysuckle so that wildlife can thrive. Meet us at the park entrance on Sunset Road, at the end of Brooks Street (map: tinyurl.com/SunsetBrooksSunset). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Register at https://tinyurl.com/Sunset091122. Sunday, September 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Monday, September 12, 2022, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, September 12, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Bridge Supervised Play

Senior Center Enjoy attending Supervised Bridge Play on Tuesdays, Aug. 16- Sept. 13 at 1-3p.m. Supervised Bridge Play is designed for beginners and low intermediate players who wish to improve their bidding, declarer, and defensive play. The program will run with students playing 7-9 hands per session. Hands will be analyzed after completion to review the bidding, play, and defense. No book or partner needed. It is highly recommended that students have some type of previous bidding class or experience. Drop-in fee: $15 members; $17 non-members. Please note that this is not a duplicate game; just practice. For more details, contact the instructor Ray Gentz at ray62856@gmail.com or the Senior Center office at 734.794.6250. No partner needed, all levels accepted, mask required, no food served. Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Stewards' Circle

Natural Area Preservation All are welcome to join this monthly discussion group where local stewards (like you!) gather to ask and answer questions, swap stories, and share knowledge in an informal setting. We look forward to chatting with you about how you “do” stewardship! Room/Space: Veterans Memorial Park-Meeting room. Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Blue Grass Jam

Senior Center 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. The Blue Grass Jam meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Bring your guitar, banjo, bass, voice, washboard, spoons, and your favorite songs and join other Blue Grass enthusiasts in an open and friendly environment that welcomes all to join in the fun. You’re even welcome to just come and listen! Cost is $5 per person. Tuesday, September 13, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Goody Bag Drive Thru

Senior Center Please join the Ann Arbor Senior Center for a drive-through event where themed goodie bags, snacks, and beverages will be given out to take home! Call the Senior Center at 734.794.6250 to RSVP or email Brittany (bpatton@a2gov.org) to reserve your spot today! Free of charge. Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, September 15, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, September 15, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, September 16, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Volunteer Appreciation Event

Natural Area Preservation Please join NAP at our annual volunteer appreciation event to celebrate all your achievements this past year! We will have refreshments, fun activities, door prizes, and a chance to meet our new Deputy Director. Meet at Island Park Shelter B (map: tinyurl.com/IslandShelterB). Bring the family and we hope to see you there! Registration is strongly encouraged so NAP can accommodate everyone! Register at tinyurl.com/NAPVolunteers2022. Friday, September 16, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, September 17, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Stewardship Workday at Marshall Nature Area

Natural Area Preservation Along with controlled burns and trail maintenance, the removal of woody invasive species is important to the restoration of this natural area. Due to the variety of ecological communities within Marshall Nature Area, you are likely to see many types of flora and fauna during a workday or while exploring the park on your own. Meet in the parking lot off Dixboro Road, north of Plymouth Road (map: tinyurl.com/MarshallDixboro). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and know-how provided. Register at https://tinyurl.com/Marshall091722. Saturday, September 17, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Love a Park Day at Sugarbush Park

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Sugarbush Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Saturday, September 17, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Sugarbush Park.

Stewardship Workday at Dolph Nature Area

Natural Area Preservation Have you ever heard of a kettle lake? Have you ever seen one? Well, if you’ve ever visited Dolph Nature Area, you probably have! Like much of the topography in Ann Arbor, the First and Second Sister kettle lakes were formed by glaciers. Join us for a morning of removing invasive species to help keep this special and unique park healthy and beautiful. Meet at the trailhead off Parklake Avenue, just south of Lakeview Drive (map: tinyurl.com/DolphParklake).   Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and know-how provided. Register at tinyurl.com/Dolph091822. Sunday, September 18, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Stewardship Workday at Lakewood Nature Area

Natural Area Preservation Although Lakewood Nature Area is somewhat small, it is connected to several other parks through which park visitors can continue their hikes. The hills are blanketed by oak-hickory woodlands, with a rich understory of wildflowers. Join NAP staff and other volunteers to remove invasive shrubs to protect this well-loved park! Meet at the park entrance on Sunnywood Drive (map: tinyurl.com/LakewoodSunnywood). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and know-how provided. Register at https://tinyurl.com/Lakewood091822. Sunday, September 18, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, September 19, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Bandemer Adopt-a-Park Workday

GIVE 365 This is an Adopt-a-Park workday with the Office of Sustainability and Innovations (OSI) at Bandemer Park. This is a monthly OSI workday. Come join us! If you're interested in signing up email volunteer@a2gov.org or call 734-794-6445. Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 20, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Rain Garden Planting

GIVE 365 ​​Join ​GIVE 365 and Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner's Office​ to plant native flowers in the park's rain garden. All tools and instruction provided. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Burns Park.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Zoom Trivia

Senior Center 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Each game will have questions based on weekly themes. Invite your friends, grandchildren, and neighbors to login and play with you, or be placed on a team with others. We will keep a tally of winners and at the end, will have prizes that you can pick up. Zoom Meeting ID: 979 1239 9740. Passcode: 194912. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Food Truck Rally

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Food Truck Rallies Return in 2022! Join us 5-8pm on the 3rd Wednesday of the month July-October to support your favorite local food trucks and carts! Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, September 22, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Love a Park Day at Arbor Oaks

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Arbor Oaks Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Thursday, September 22, 2022, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Arbor Oaks.

Love the River Day

GIVE 365 Join us for a paddling excursion and river clean up of the Huron River in the area of river around the Gallup Livery. These events are open to individual volunteers and small groups of 4 or less. so you may end up in a boat ​​with someone you meet at the event! No prior paddling experience is required! 20 volunteers max. Thursday, September 22, 2022, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM.

Rain Garden Planting

GIVE 365 ​​Join ​GIVE 365 and Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner's Office​ to plant native flowers in the park's rain garden. All tools and instruction provided. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Friday, September 23, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, September 23, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, September 24, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Buhr Park Wet Meadow Planting

GIVE 365 Join the Children's Wet Meadow Project team, GIVE 365 and Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner's Office  to rebuild a berm and plant native flowers in one of the Children's Wet Meadows. This event is in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Children's Wet Meadow Project, which created some of the very first rain gardens in Ann Arbor. All tools and instruction provided. Meet at the entrance to the Ice Arena, 2751 Packard Street. Saturday, September 24, 2022, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Oakwoods Nature Area Stewardship Workday for National Public Lands Day

Natural Area Preservation #NationalPublicLandsDay is the nation's largest single-day volunteer event for public lands. Established in 1994, this celebration brings out thousands of volunteers to help restore and improve #publiclands around the country. NPLD is special because it provides all lovers of the environment—old and new—an opportunity to show our appreciation for these precious natural resources through stewardship. Join us at Oakwoods on NPLD to cut and remove invasive shrubs. Meet us at the park entrance off of Dunwoodie (map: tinyurl.com/OakwoodsDunwoodie). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and… Saturday, September 24, 2022, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Autumn Nature Walk at Bandemer Park

Natural Area Preservation A patch of dry prairie can be found along the railroad tracks at Bandemer Park, where sparks from passing trains occasionally ignited wildfires that maintained this open habitat. It is now home to tall grasses and goldenrods. Learn more about the habitats and diversity at Bandemer at a nature walk with NAP and AADL. We will meet at the parking lot across the wooden bridge off Barton Drive (map: tinyurl.com/BandemerDiscParking). Make sure to dress for the weather (walks happen rain or shine) and bring a water bottle. The nature walks are a collaboration between the Ann Arbor District Library and Natural Area Preservation that take place once a month. Some of AADL’s Science Tools will be available for use during the walk! Registration is strongly encouraged so NAP can accommodate everyone! Register at tinyurl.com/BandemerWalk092522. Sunday, September 25, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Stewardship Workday at Argo Nature Area for World Rivers Day

Natural Area Preservation #WorldRiversDay is a celebration of the world’s waterways—NAP and millions of people in more than 100 countries will participate in World Rivers Day this year. Join us to cut and remove invasive shrubs that threaten the health of our waterways by competing with native plants. Meet on Longshore Drive at Amherst Avenue (map: tinyurl.com/ArgoLongshore). Preregistration through VolunteerHub is encouraged; please stay home if you are feeling ill. NAP continues to monitor recommendations from health officials, volunteers registered for events will be notified in advance of any changes to the workday. Please wear long pants and closed-toed shoes, and wear socks that close the gap between shoes and pants. Bring a water bottle and leather gloves if you have them. All minors should be accompanied by a guardian. Tools and know-how provided. Register at https://tinyurl.com/Argo092522. Sunday, September 25, 2022, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. For more info visit tinyurl.com.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, September 26, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Blue Grass Jam

Senior Center 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. The Blue Grass Jam meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Bring your guitar, banjo, bass, voice, washboard, spoons, and your favorite songs and join other Blue Grass enthusiasts in an open and friendly environment that welcomes all to join in the fun. You’re even welcome to just come and listen! Cost is $5 per person. Tuesday, September 27, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Northside Community Center Rain GardenEvent

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 gardener at Northside Community Center to weed and mulch the perennial garden and rain garden by the Community Center! Music, gloves and tools will be provided – bring yourself and a water bottle. Instruction will be provided as well! Wednesday, September 28, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, September 29, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, September 29, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, September 30, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, October 1, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, October 3, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 4, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Rain Garden Touch-up and Shoreline Planting

GIVE 365 Join GIVE 365 and Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner's Office to weed and fill in the existing rain gardens as well as replant the edge. Tools, gloves and music will be provided, although you're welcome to bring your own! No prior knowledge required. Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Zoom Trivia

Senior Center 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Each game will have questions based on weekly themes. Invite your friends, grandchildren, and neighbors to login and play with you, or be placed on a team with others. We will keep a tally of winners and at the end, will have prizes that you can pick up. Zoom Meeting ID: 979 1239 9740. Passcode: 194912. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, October 5, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, October 6, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, October 7, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Gallup Shoreline Planting

GIVE 365 Join GIVE 365 and Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner's Office  to plant native flowers along the shoreline. All tools and instruction provided. Meet near the Universal Access Playground, 3175 Gallup Park Rd. Friday, October 7, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Gallup Universal Access Playground.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, October 8, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Love a Park Day at Foxfire North

GIVE 365 Join the GIVE 365 crew as we refresh the playground at Foxfire North Park. If you have any questions, contact us at volunteer@a2gov.org or 734-794-6445. Saturday, October 8, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Foxfire North.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, October 10, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Island Park Shoreline Preparation

GIVE 365 Join Give365 in preparing a section of the shoreline along the lovely Island Park for replanting with native species! We will be cutting out invasive shrubs along the shoreline in advance of the planting day. All tools and instruction will be provided. Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Island Park.

Stewards' Circle

Natural Area Preservation All are welcome to join this monthly discussion group where local stewards (like you!) gather to ask and answer questions, swap stories, and share knowledge in an informal setting. We look forward to chatting with you about how you “do” stewardship! Room/Space: Veterans Memorial Park-Meeting room. Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Blue Grass Jam

Senior Center 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. The Blue Grass Jam meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Bring your guitar, banjo, bass, voice, washboard, spoons, and your favorite songs and join other Blue Grass enthusiasts in an open and friendly environment that welcomes all to join in the fun. You’re even welcome to just come and listen! Cost is $5 per person. Tuesday, October 11, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Bryant Community Center Rain Garden Planting

GIVE 365 This rain garden is getting a little empty on the edges. Help us give it a strong start for next year! We will be planting native plants to fill in the bed and weeding primarily. Tools, music and gloves will be provided, although you're welcome to bring your own as well! Wednesday, October 12, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, October 13, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, October 13, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Island Park Shoreline Preparation

GIVE 365 Help replant a section of the Island park shoreline with native plants! Come enjoy the river and the beautiful fall weather while helping contribute to the stability of the shoreline. This event will mostly entail planting native plant plugs. Tools, music and gloves will be provided. ​. Thursday, October 13, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Island Park.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, October 14, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, October 15, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Trick or Treat Paddle

Volunteer Events We are looking for volunteers who love to dress up for Halloween and be by the water. If that is you, come help hand out candy during our annual Trick-or-Treat Paddle around the Huron River! Each station will have a theme, treats, and our wonderful volunteers truly creating this experience! Sign up for a station here and get ready for a spooky good time! Sunday, October 16, 2022, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, October 17, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

OSI & Adopt-A-Park Bandemer Work Day

GIVE 365 Join the City of Ann Arbor Office of Sustainability and Innovations in their monthly workday at Bandemer Park! We will be finishing an invasive species removal project at the stormwater retention basin, so if weather permits wader are an option. Equipment and instruction will be provided. Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Goody Bag Drive Thru

Senior Center Please join the Ann Arbor Senior Center for a drive-through event where themed goodie bags, snacks, and beverages will be given out to take home! Call the Senior Center at 734.794.6250 to RSVP or email Brittany (bpatton@a2gov.org) to reserve your spot today! Free of charge. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Zoom Trivia

Senior Center 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Each game will have questions based on weekly themes. Invite your friends, grandchildren, and neighbors to login and play with you, or be placed on a team with others. We will keep a tally of winners and at the end, will have prizes that you can pick up. Zoom Meeting ID: 979 1239 9740. Passcode: 194912. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Food Truck Rally

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Food Truck Rallies Return in 2022! Join us 5-8pm on the 3rd Wednesday of the month July-October to support your favorite local food trucks and carts! Wednesday, October 19, 2022, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, October 20, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, October 21, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, October 22, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, October 24, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Blue Grass Jam

Senior Center 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. The Blue Grass Jam meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Bring your guitar, banjo, bass, voice, washboard, spoons, and your favorite songs and join other Blue Grass enthusiasts in an open and friendly environment that welcomes all to join in the fun. You’re even welcome to just come and listen! Cost is $5 per person. Tuesday, October 25, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, October 26, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, October 27, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, October 27, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Weekly Senior Park Walks

Senior Center Every Friday morning from 10-11 a.m. starting Sept. 9. Hosted by the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Please join us for a weekly guided 1-mile beginner level walk at a different City park each week. We will meet in specified location for each week’s selected park. Path conditions may include paved, unpaved and boardwalks, and little or no elevation change. Location information, walk checklists and maps will be available via email or at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Water and a light snack will be provided. Each walk will be weather permitting, and a weather determination will be made by 9 a.m. each Friday. To RSVP, request walk packets or for any questions please contact mfulton@a2gov.org or call 734.794.6250. Free of charge. Friday, October 28, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, October 29, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, October 31, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Zoom Trivia

Senior Center 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, 1-2 p.m. Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Each game will have questions based on weekly themes. Invite your friends, grandchildren, and neighbors to login and play with you, or be placed on a team with others. We will keep a tally of winners and at the end, will have prizes that you can pick up. Zoom Meeting ID: 979 1239 9740. Passcode: 194912. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, November 2, 2022, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, November 3, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, November 5, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELLED - Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, November 7, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

CANCELLED - Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, November 8, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

CANCELLED - Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, November 8, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Stewards' Circle

Natural Area Preservation All are welcome to join this monthly discussion group where local stewards (like you!) gather to ask and answer questions, swap stories, and share knowledge in an informal setting. We look forward to chatting with you about how you “do” stewardship! Room/Space: Veterans Memorial Park-Meeting room. Tuesday, November 8, 2022, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

CANCELLED - Blue Grass Jam

Senior Center 2nd and 4th Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. The Blue Grass Jam meets every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Bring your guitar, banjo, bass, voice, washboard, spoons, and your favorite songs and join other Blue Grass enthusiasts in an open and friendly environment that welcomes all to join in the fun. You’re even welcome to just come and listen! Cost is $5 per person. Tuesday, November 8, 2022, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Wednesday Market

Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

CANCELLED - Weekly Wednesday Workshops:

Senior Center Join us every Wednesday morning for a free senior-focused workshop. Every week is a new workshop topic: RSVP to 734.794.6250. Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM.

Mind Matters Brain Games

Senior Center Every Wednesday, 10-11 a.m. Join us for fun brain exercises that are designed to keep your brain young, strong, agile, and adaptable. No experience necessary – just bring a pen, paper, and an open mind! Join Zoom Meeting URL: a2gov.zoom.us/j/94726331603?pwd=REJ3blE0VTk2ZGpuemFyKzU2TUJydz09. Meeting ID: 947 2633 1603. Passcode: 739714. For more information email bpatton@a2gov.org. Free of charge. Wednesday, November 9, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. For more info visit a2gov.zoom.us.

Senior Pilates

Senior Center Join Club Pilates in a 50 minute mat class designed to build strength, mobility and stability. You'll get individual attention in a fun group setting with other people who know that on life's journey, it's best to stay flexible. We believe that Pilates is a path to a fuller, more satisfying physical existence. And best of all, we believe that you can start anytime. Thursday, November 10, 2022, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

ACBL Sanctioned Bridge

Senior Center ACBL Open Sanctioned Games are played in the well-equipped Gallery Room at the Ann Arbor Senior Center. Pre-dealt hands from “Dealer 4+ offer players immediate hand records and player analysis printouts.  Players also benefit from quick and accurate scoring from the electronic score pads. This sanctioned bridge game has players with varied levels of expertise including Life Masters and intermediate level players. Games are open. You do not need to be a member to play at our club, however, membership in the Senior Center provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages. Your Director, Ellen Silverest, encourages you to come with a partner. Looking for a partner? Arrive at the center and let the director know by 11:45 a.m. and she will offer you a guarantee to play. Due to current COVID restrictions, no communal food or drinks are available, but you are welcome to bring your own snacks and drinks. The center i… Thursday, November 10, 2022, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Ann Arbor Farmers Market Saturday Market

Saturday, November 12, 2022, 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

Duplicate Bridge Games

Senior Center Duplicate Non-sanctioned Bridge Non-sanctioned Duplicate Bridge, directed by Ray Gentz, attracts players of all ages with varied levels of expertise including life masters to beginners. Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember. Annual membership at the Ann Arbor Senior Center is $25 for players of all ages and supports program and service development. Join us Monday afternoons for a game and for FUN! Drop-in fee: $2 member; $3 nonmember of the Ann Arbor Senior Center  *Save $1 each time you play with an annual Senior Center Membership for just $25 You do not need to be a member to play at our club. Remember Membership in the Senior Center & Community Enrichment provides you with a discount. You do not need to be a "senior" to join. Please join us! Monday, November 14, 2022, 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM.

Tai Chi

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Tai Chi class combines martial arts movements with Qi (energy) circulation, breathing and stretching techniques to improve balance and overall health. Instructed by Karla Groesbeck, class is open to all ages and abilities. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 13-Dec. 13, 10:30-11:30 a.m. free.     (No class on Nov. 8). Tuesday, November 15, 2022, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Line Dancing for Seniors

Senior Center Offered in partnership with Washtenaw Community College for seniors 65 and older, this free Line Dancing class is instructed by Deliena Grantham. Preregistration is recommended, as space is limited.  Please call the Ann Arbor Senior Center to register, 734.794.6250.  Tuesday, Sept. 6-Nov. 15, noon-1 p.m. free. (No class Nov. 8). Tuesday, November 15, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.