Computer assist and more for Farmington vicinity seniors


The City of Farmington Hills gives these and different applications for region adults age 50 and better at the Center for Active Adults, placed within the Costick Center, 28600 W. Eleven Mile Rd. The Center is open Monday – Friday from 9:30 a.M. – 3:30 p.M. Lunch is served each day, $2.75 donation for a while 60 and better, $5 for under 60.

Spanish Beginners – Wednesdays, Sept. 4– Nov. 6, 11 a.M. – 12 p.M.; Intermediate – Wednesdays, Sept. 4 – Nov. 6, 12:30 – 1:30 p.M. Keep your mind sharp and learn Spanish thru games and activities. On the first day of class, a book price of $12 is because of the instructor. Fee is $48 residents/$53 non-residents.

iPhone Basics (Part 1) Thursdays, Sept. 5– Oct. 3, 11 a.M. – 12 p.M. The class might be primarily based on the Apple iOS 12 running machine and will cowl subjects, including texting, voicemail, photographs, camera, internet, navigation, contacts, apps, settings, and greater. Bring your completely charged iPhone with you to magnificence. Fee is $35 residents/$40 non-residents.

IPad Basics (Part 1) Thursdays, Sept. 5 – Oct. 3, 1 – 2 p.M. This class is primarily based on the Apple iOS 12 operating device. Learn how to navigate your iPad, use your keyboard, go online, surf the internet, take pictures and video, find directions, and other pointers and hints. Bring your completely charged iPad with you to magnificence. Fee is $35 citizens/$forty non-residents.

First Friday Ballroom Friday, Sept. 6, 3– 6 p.M. Enjoy ballroom dancing providing the Mike Wolverton Band with buffet dinner blanketed. All ranges of experience and personages, singles and couples welcome. Fee is $10 residents/$15 non-residents.


Beginning Knitting Class Mondays, Sept. 9– Oct. 7 (no magnificence 9/30) 1 – 3 p.M. The magnificence will begin through coaching the basics, casting on, knitting, and purling. As college students best their strategies, you may move on to ribbing seed stitch and binding off. Fee is $55 citizens/$60 non-citizens. A $15 substance rate is to be paid to the teacher on the first day of sophistication.

Healthy Discussion – Sepsis Tuesday, Sept. 10, 10 – 11 a.M. Learn the signs and symptoms of sepsis, which can be publicity to micro-organizations, viruses, fungi, and greater. No price. Complimentary lunch. Call 248-473-1830 to sign in.

Shredding for Safety Tuesday, Sept. 10, 10 a.M. – 12 p.M. Bring in up to 4 paper grocery luggage of sensitive documents to be shredded inside the Costick Center car parking zone. Drive-up handiest. No magazines, unsolicited mail, or trash. Residents of Farmington and Farmington Hills 50 & Better Only. No fee.

Travel Show Tuesday, Sept. 10, 10:30 a.M. – 12 p.M. Join Rybicki Tours to preview wintry weather and spring tour possibilities, including programs for nearby and long-distance trips.

Should I Click on That? Using Your Computer Friday, Sept. 13, 9:30 a.M. – three:30 p.M. Learn about online protection, scams, pop-ups, ads, emails, malware, downloading files, and more. One-hour damage for lunch. Book charge $25. Fee is $60 citizens/$sixty five non-residents.

Help! I Have a Computer, and I’m Frustrated Friday, Sept. 20, 9:30 a.M. – 3:30 p.M. This workshop is for recent novices and will cowl fundamental terms, email, printing, websites, apps, saving files, growing folders, and more. Not for Mac customers. One-hour spoil for lunch. Book rate $25. Fee is $60 citizens/$65 non-citizens.

Friday’s Film Friday, Sept. 20, 12 – 3 p.M. Enjoy lunch, candy, popcorn, and a beverage and watch “Breakthrough.” The fee is $five by Sept. 19, $7 on the door

Stress Management: Humor and a Happy Heart Tuesday, Sept. 24, 10 – 11 a.M. Identify life stressors and coping methods to manage poor feelings. Sign up in Conway Hall. No price.

Legal Tips for Caregivers Thursday, Sept. 26, 4:30 – 7:30 p.M. Learn treasured criminal pointers at this Caregivers Toolbox event. No rate. Registration required, call 313-937-8291.

Dine and Discover: From Camelot to Kent State – Pop Art Friday, Sept. 27, 10 – 11:30 a.M. Instructor Carlene Van Voorhies will talk approximately the generation of an artist called Pop artists, based totally on their use of famous mass media advertisements, trademarks, comics, and TV. Artists highlighted consist of Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Andy Warhol, and extra. The fee is $10 for citizens and non-residents. Enjoy a delicious deal whilst you research. Advance tickets only.

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