Canton Club 55+ Prime Times eNewsletter

Canton Club 55+ Senior Adult Program is located in the Parkview Room of Summit on the Park Community Center. Canton residents age 55 and older are served by a variety of social, enrichment, service-based programs, classes, special events, as well as extensive information and referral services. For more information contact Canton Club 55+ at 734/394-5485 or visit us online today!


2019 Club 55+ Games participants photo

Congratulations to all Participants of the 4th Annual Club 55+ Senior Games!


Everyone should be proud for getting out there, keeping active, but most of all having fun while doing so! We would also like to give a special thank you to all our volunteers who helped make this a huge success. View final results at Canton Club 55+ in the Summit Parkview room or on Facebook @cantonclub55.

Thank you to all of our amazing Sponsors for helping make our games possible and to our local businesses for providing wonderful donations for our games!

Sponsors: Heartland of Canton, Heartland of Livonia, Heartland of Ann Arbor, Vibrant Life Senior Living, Henry Ford Senior Village, Waltonwood of Cherry Hill & Independence Village.

Donators: Meijer, Jersey Mikes, Quick Pass Canton Express Car Wash, Fast Lane Quick Lube, Ashka Salon& Spa, Sweetwater Coffee & Tea, Holiday Market, Fellows Creek, Pheasant Run, Village Theater, Super Bowl, 7 Eleven, Carl's Golfland, Johnny's on the Lake Bar & Grill.

2019 Club 55+ Games participants photo
2019 Club 55+ Games participants photo
2019 Club 55+ golf participants
2019 Club 55+ Games participants photo

Canton Club 55+

Special Events & Activities


Movie "Breakthrough"
Wednesday, October 9, 1:00 p.m.
Rated PG: Drama/Comedy. Sponsored by: Regency at Canton. Register by October 1.
Fee: $1M / $2R / $3NR    Activity Code: CB2702

Lunch Bunch
Thursday, October 10, 1:00 p.m.
This NEW group will meet the 2nd Thursday of each month at a variety of rotating restaurants. Register  in advance at Club 55+. This month's location: Biscuit and Gravy (42126 Ford Rd.)
Fee: Everyone responsible for their own meal and beverages.
Activity Code: CB2912

Detroit Parade Company Tour - SOLD OUT
Wednesday, October 16, 9:15 a.m.

Call Club 55+ desk to be added to the wait list.

BINGO
Wednesday, October 16, 2:30 p.m.
Join us for monthly Bingo games. Sponsored by American House. Prizes and refreshments will be provided. Register by October 15.
Fee: $1M / $1R / $2NR    Activity Code: CB2502

Apple Orchard Tour
Wednesday, October 23, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Take a hayride at Plymouth Orchard and Cider Mill. Learn about the orchard and enjoy a fall treat . Transportation provided by township vans. Register at Canton Club 55+ by October 16.
Fee:  $7M / $8R / $10NR    Activity Code: CB2772

Tech Tips with Teens
Wednesday, October 23, 4:00-5:00 p.m

Looking for some extra help navigating the internet or your smart phone? Join us at the Canton Public Library. Teens from The BLOCK Youth & Teen Center are ready to help you one-on-one with all of your technology questions. Call Club 55+ to register.. 
Fee: Free    Activity Code: CB2720

Fr. Solaus Casey Tour - SOLD OUT
Wednesday, October 30, 9:15-1:00 p.m

Call Club 55+ desk to be added to the wait list.


Happy Halloween
Thursday, October 31, 10:00-11:30 a.m.
Enjoy Halloween Bingo and treat decorating. Everyone is encouraged to dress in their favorite costume to be entered to win a fall gift. Call Canton Club 55+ to register by October 24.
Fee: $4M / $5R / $7NR    Activity Code: CB2709

Safe, Sound and Secure
Wednesday, November 6, 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Back by popular demand, in partnership with Canton Public Safety. Topics include keeping  safe in your home, in the community, and online. Lunch will be provided. Registration required by October 25 at Club 55+ desk or by calling 734/394-5485.
Fee: FREE    Activity Code: CB2709


Little Stitches of Hope clothes making

Classes & Workshops


Computer 1 on 1
Tuesday, October 8, 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Looking for assistance with your laptop, smart phone, or tablet? Club 55+ is partnering with the Canton Public Library to offer 30 minute Q&A appointments with a librarian. Must bring your own device.
Fee: $1M / $1R / $2NR

Pole Walking
Tuesday, October 8 - November 12, 11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
This class will get you feeling comfortable walking with poles and improve your balance,
endurance, strength, and posture. Poles are available for participants to use during the
class. Class will be held in Heritage Park.

Fee: $4M / $5R / $7NR
Activity Code: CB2609

Little Stitches of Hope
Tuesday, October 15, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Help cut and sew dresses out of pillow cases for children who are less fortunate in other
parts of the world. Supplies and directions will be provided. Donations are always welcomed and you can also take a kit home to sew. Please register at the Club 55+ desk.

Fee: $1M / $1R / $2NR
Activity Code: CB2208

Book Discussion
Thursday, October 24, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
This group meets at the Canton Public Library the fourth Thursday of each month in the Friends Activity Room. October book title: "The Atomic City Girls". 
Fee: FREE

Let's Get Creative holiday ornaments

Let's Get Creative
Thursday, November 21, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Learn creative ways to use puzzle pieces to make fun winter ornaments! Register at Canton Club 55+ by November 14
Fee: $2M / $3R / $4NR


Calendar image

Mark Your Calendars


October 28-31: Pickleball & Volleyball is
CANCELLED.

October 30: Mah Jong, Chair Volleyball, and Billiards (PM) are CANCELLED.

Happy Retirement Madeline!

Canton Township wishes Madeline all the best during her retirement. Madeline has been coordinating the Meals on Wheels and Congregate Dinning program for many years. She will truly be missed by Canton Township staff, the participants, and volunteers.

All the best!


Trips

A variety of Day Trips and Overnight Trips are available. Please pick up a printed copy of the Prime Times or contact the Club 55+ desk for trip offerings. You may also check monthly online for a complete list of upcoming trips. Below are some of the featured trips!
  • November 15: The Price is Right Live - $130
  • November 30: The Illusionists Magic of the Holidays - $119
  • December 4: Santa Gets a Pink Slip - Turkeyville - $89
  • December 8-13: Biltmore Christmas - $944

Upcoming Events

  • November 6: Safe, Sound and Secure
  • November 13: Cookies, Conversation & Trivia
  • November 13: Movie “Poms” (Rated PG-13)
  • November 20: Bingo
  • November 28: Club 55+ is Closed
  • November 29: Club 55+ is Closed
Call for recipes image that says "Do you have a recipe that you would like to share? Email you recipe to club55@canton-mi.org"

Share your recipe to share by sending an Email to our Club 55+ staff.


For more information and questions

Call Canton Club 55+ with any questions at 734/394-5485.

For additional information on Clubs, Groups, Sports, and Trips; visit www.cantonfun.org and select 55 Plus under the top Programs tab or call Canton Club 55+ Front Desk.

Reminder: If you have changed your phone number and/or email address recently, please notify the Canton Club 55+ desk so we can update your profile. Without phone numbers and email addresses, we are unable to contact participants if a program is cancelled. Thank you!

Programs/Events/Activities are subject to change without notice.

Canton Club 55+

Located inside the Summit on the Park
Parkview Room
46000 Summit Parkway
Canton, MI 48188
734/394-5485  www.cantonfun.org

Powered by
CivicSend - A product of CivicPlus