Canton Club 55+ Silver Threads eNewsletter

November 2015 edition

Healthy Living & Support Services

Living with Arthritis Presented by HealthQuest
November 3, 11 am - 1 pm     Fee: $1R/$3NR
Newest ways to treat Arthritis, Neuropathy and Sciatica pain.

Little Stitches of Hope
November 9 @ 9 am - 1 pm. Help cut or sew dresses and shorts for the children of Central Africa. Supplies provided.

Low Vision Support Group
November 12 @ 2:30 pm. Free monthly service.
Register at the Club 55+ Desk.

Adult Caregiver Information & Support Group
November 12 @ 7 pm. Meets monthly and offers support and understanding for caregivers. Free series. Please register at the Club 55+ Desk.

Medicare Annual Enrollment
November 13 @ 10 am - 4 pm. Learn updated information on Medicare Part D. Please RSVP to the Club 55+ Desk at 734/394-5485

Blood Pressure & Hearing Screening
November 16 @ 1 pm. This is a free service.
Book an appointment by calling 394-5485.
 ›› Blood Pressure provided by Rite Choice.
 ›› Hearing Screening provided by Zounds.

Nutritional - Congregate Meals
Lunch: Mon-Fri at 11:30 am in the Summit Oak Room. No charge for ages 60 and older; however, a suggested donation of $2.25 is accepted. Ages 60 and younger, there is a $5 fee. Reservations are required by 12 pm the day prior; call 394-5485 ext. 1253. Menus are available in the Parkview Room.

Nutrition Thanksgiving Lunch
November 25, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon sponsored by the Nutrition Program, Wayne County Office of Senior Citizens Services. Please call 734/394-5485 for reservations.

Programs, Activities & Events

Watercolor Evenings
Tuesdays, November 3-24, 6-8 pm. Paint the night away in this instructive watercolor class. Demonstrations will be given as well as discussion of important techniques.

Movie  November 11 @ 12:30 pm
"Big Eyes" (Movie begins at 1 pm)
Rated: PG-13   Fee: $1M/$1R/$2NR

Senior Birthday Celebration Party!
November 18, 1-2 pm    Fee: $4M/$5R/$10NR
Let’s party!! Join the staff and celebrate your birthday with hot dogs, chips and pop. Call for your reservation at 734/394-5485.

Come Wonder Around in the DIA
Saturday, November 21, 10 am-4 pm    Fee: $4M/$5R/$10NR
Exclusively for those 55+. Includes transportation, DIA admission, docent-led tour, private reception, and an art-making workshop.

Lecture Series: Behind the Scenes with the DIA
Saturday, December 12, 10 am-12 pm
Some of the most important French artists of the 19th century used subject matter taken from ordinary daily life.
Fee: Ages 50 and up: $4M/$5R/$10NR

Senior Holiday Celebration
December 16, 12-4 pm    Fee: $19R/$24NR
Enjoy the best holiday luncheon and party ever! There will be door prizes and excellent entertainment, including the PCCS Choir. Don’t miss the Canton Goodfellows raffle.

Holistic Approach to Health and Wellness Series

Vitamins and Herbs
Saturday, November 7, 11 am
Learn the healing power of vitamins, minerals and herbs.

Treating the Whole Person
Saturday, December 5, 10 am
Learn how to achieve optimal health and wellness through proper nutrition, sleep, and relaxation.

In the Garden

In the Garden Series

November 7, 10-11:30 am
Garland and Wreath Making
Learn how to make beautiful garlands and wreaths from natural elements found in your garden or out in nature.
Please call the Club 55+ Desk for details at 734/394-5485.

Catwalk for a Cause

November 14, 2015, 10 am
Summit on the Park - Ballroom

Enjoy a luncheon, fashion show presented by The Clothing Cove of Milford, and shop for a good cause. Participate in the Power of the Purse raffle: each donated purse contains an assortment of gift certificates and specialty items from local merchants.
Online at
In person: Club 55+ Desk
Phone: 734/394-5485
Fee: $40

All proceeds benefit to the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Michigan.


All trips are available to residents AND non-residents at the resident rate! Please pick up a printed copy of the November Silver Threads or contact the Club 55+ Desk for a trip offerings.

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 and select 55 Plus under the top Programs tab or call Canton Club 55+.

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

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