The City of Farmington Hills offers dozens of programs for area adults age 50 and better at the Center for Active Adults, located in the Costick Center on 11 Mile Road between Middlebelt and Inkster.
Programs and activities are sponsored by the Senior Adult Division of the City of Farmington Hills. Advance registration is required for all programs. To register for events or to obtain additional information, call 248-473-1830.
Get Fit for the Holidays! Fitness classes available for drop-ins throughout the month of December. Zumba Gold, Yoga, Gym Exercise, Arms, Abs, Guts & Glutes, and more! Call 248-473-1830 for more information.
Book Discussion Thursday, Dec. 6, 1 p.m. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford. Join a lively, informal book discussion on the first Thursday of each month. Paperback copies are available in advance for checkout.
First Friday Ballroom Friday, Dec. 7, 3 p.m.-6 p.m. Enjoy ballroom dancing featuring the Mike Wolverton Band with buffet dinner included. All levels of experience and adult ages, singles and couples welcome. $9 by Dec. 4 deadline, $10 after, $1 discount to members.
Lunch and the DIA Monday, Dec. 10, 12 p.m.-2 p.m. Enjoy a slide presentation about The Art of Glass from a DIA speaker. Fee is $6 in advance, $8 at the door.
Shredding for Safety Tuesday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Protect your identity, de-clutter your home, and recycle. Bring in up to four paper grocery bags of documents to be shredded in the Costick Center parking lot. Drive up only. No junk mail or trash, please! No fee.
Animal Care Wednesday, Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. The Michigan Humane Society will present information on their wide variety of programs and services for animals and people who love them. Sign up in Conway Hall or call 248-473-1830. No fee.
The Snowflake Ball Friday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Come and celebrate dressed to the nines as you enjoy a scrumptious meal, entertainment, prizes, and dancing to a live band! Tickets are $8 by Dec. 10, $10 after.
Friday’s Film Friday, Dec. 21, 12 p.m.-3 p.m. Enjoy a delicious lunch, popcorn, candy, and a beverage, and watch the movie Hope Springs. Fee is $5 in advance, $7 at the door.
Support groups available at the Center for Active Adults include Caregivers, Grief and Loss, First Step Stroke, and Vision Impaired. The Center also offers many clubs that meet regularly including Computer Forum, the Painters Group, and the Red Hat Society. Call 248-473-1830 for meeting dates and times.
The Center is open Monday-Friday from 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Lunch is served daily, $2.75 donation for ages 60 and better, $5 for under 60.