Oxford Parks and Rec

ACTIVE AGING PROGRAMS

Oxford Township Parks & Recreation’s

COME OUT AND PLAY!
Oxford Senior Center 

Mahjong Mondays 1- 4 pm
Pinochle 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the Month 1- 3:30 pm
Euchre 4th Tuesday of the Month
Walking Club Wednesdays 9- 10:00 am
Indoor Cornhole Thursdays 9- 10:00 am
Bingo 3rd Thursday 10:00 am- 1:15 pm
Bid Euchre Thursdays 2- 4:30 pm
Choose Your Own Game 1st Friday of the Month 1:00- 3:30 pm
Hand, Knee, & Foot 2nd, 3rd, 4th Friday of the Month 1- 4:00 pm

SENIOR MOMENTS
With Oxford Community Television

55+ Programs on Oxford Community Television View on Spectrum Oxford and Addison Twp. Ch. 191 & AT&T Ch. 99

Monday – Saturday: Tai Chi @ 7:30 am

Monday – Friday: Senior Moments @ 1:30 pm & 6:30 pm & Senior Break @ 7:00 pm

Saturday: Senior Moments 6:30 pm & Senior Break @ 7:00 pm

Sunday: Senior Moments @ 6:30 pm & Senior Break @ 7:30 pm

TECH HELP IS BACK!

Oxford High School student volunteers will be at the Oxford Senior Center to help with any technology-related problems. They are happy to assist with smartphones to computers, they hope to ease any confusion and answer any questions you may have.

Held at the Oxford Senior Center at 3:30 pm- 5:00 pm on the following dates: January 16 & 26, February 6 & 22, March 12 & 21, April 9 & 18

VINTAGE BICYLE SHOW

Classic Bicycles of yesteryears are pedaling into the gates of Seymour Lake Township Park to show support for Oxford’s Community Garden. This event is combined with Cruisin Down Seymour. Bring a classic bicycle and/or classic car to show off. 
 

Where: Seymour Lake Township Park
When: Thursday, June 6
Show: 4:00 pm- 8:00 pm
Cookout: 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm

OXFORD COMMUNITY GARDEN FUNDRAISER

Dinner & Euchre Community Garden Fundraiser

The Oxford Township Parks & Recreation Community Garden is hosting a  Dinner & Euchre Fundraiser! Join us for a fun evening of great food, friends, and show your support. Euchre not your thing?  Come out for the camaraderie, raffle and 50/50! All proceeds donated to Oxford Senior Center Community Garden.

Where: Oxford Senior Center
When: Friday, April 12
Time: Doors Open at 5:15 pm | Dinner 5:45 pm | Cards 6:30 pm
Cost: $25 per person
Code: 8814.1

MICHIGAN SECRETARY OF STATE MOBILE OFFICE

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES

The Secretary of State Mobile Office will be visiting Oxford Senior Center to provide service to Oxford and Neighboring Community Seniors to complete their Secretary of State Transactions.

Where: Oxford Senior Center
When: Thursday, March 21
Time: 10:00 am- 3:00 pm
Cost: FREE, Registration Required by calling (248) 628-1720

Presented by Alzheimer’s Association- Michigan Chapter

Learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.

Where: Senior Center
When: Tuesday, June 11
Time: 6:00 pm-  7:00 pm
Cost: Free, Registration Appreciated
Code: 8850

Health & Wellness
  • Area Agency on Aging 1-B
  • Meals on Wheels
  • NCOA Resources for Older Adults Living Alone
  • Silver Wildcats Fitness Drop In Classes / Silversneakers offered by Colette Curtis
    • Therapeutic Movement MWF 10:30am- 11:15am 
    • Yoga Tuesdays 11:15am-12:00pm 
    • Circuit M&W 9:15am-10:00am
  • HealthQuest Classes
  • Tai Chi w/Cheryl Goodwin
  • Chair Yoga w/Tanis
  • Seniors Helping Seniors-Nutrition and the Elderly
  • Balance & Fall Prevention March 19 10:00am
  • 10 Warning Signs | Alzheimer’s Association MI Chapter April 9 1:00pm
  • Effective Communication Strategies Alzheimer’s Association MI Chapter June 11
Enrichment
  • Basic Machine Sewing with Brenda Sumey starting January 9
  • Basic Mending & Sewing with Brenda Sumey starting January 10
  • Book Club
    • February 7
    • April 3
  • Conversation and Coffee
    • Collier Lanes, 879 S. Lapeer Rd. Onsite w/Michael Collier & JR Lafnear
    • February 13 Love Inc. North Oakland County, Patricia Schapira & Kare Gully
    • March12 American Legion Post 108, David Perry & Guest
    • Edw. C. Levy, Co., Richard Zanotti P.E. Property Development Engineer
    • May 14, Charter Township of Oxford Community Engagement Steering Committee
    • June 6 Oxford Community Schools Superintendent, Dr. Vickie Markavitch  
  • Dinner & Euchre
    • January 3
    • February 7
    • March 6
    • April 3
    • May 1
  • Lunch & Euchre
    • January 19
    • March 15
  • Medicare Made Easy
      • March 13
  • Medicare- Don’t Be Sold, Be Informed by Appointment
  • Modern Arnis
    • January 01/17-02/14
    • February 02/21-03/20
  • Bid Euchre Thursdays 2:00pm
  • Hand, Knee & Foot 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Friday of the Month 1:00pm
  • Euchre 4th Tuesday of the Month 1:00pm
  • Mahjong Mondays 1:00pm
  • Pinochle 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the Month 1:00pm
  • Choose Your Game 1st Friday of the Month 1:00pm
  • Dinner and Euchre
    • 1st Wednesday of the month 
  • Bingo 3rd Thursday of the Month 10:00am
  • Indoor Cornhole Thursdays 9:00am thru April
  • Outdoor Cornhole Fridays 9:00am May- September
  • Outdoor Shuffleboard Tuesdays 9:00am- 1:00pm May thru August
  • Oxford Garden Club Membership
Speakers/Movies
  • Balance & Fall Prevention presented by Metamora Physical Therapy March 19
  • 10 Warning Signs presented by Alzheimer’s Association MI Chapter April 9
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Art
  • Arcylic Painting on Canvas
Volunteer/Activities/Clubs
  • Community Garden
  • Oxford Garden Club
  • Miracle Quilts of Oxford
  • Stroll Through Seymour (Walking Club)
  • Book Club
  • Bicycling Club
Athletics
  • Stroll Through Seymour Wednesdays 9:00am- 10:00am
  • Outdoor Pickleball Open Courts Drop In Play Mondays- Fridays 8:30am- 11:00am | Monday & Wednesday 6:00pm- 8:30pm May- September
  • Pickleball Lessons April- May
  • Indoor Cornhole Thursdays October – April 9:00am
  • Outdoor Cornhole Fridays, May- September 9:00am
  • Shuffleboard Open Court Play Tuesdays 9:00am- 1:00pm
  • Powell Lake Park Bike Club Thursdays May- September 9:00am
  • Sr. Softball
  • Sr. Bowling League
  • Billiards Drop In
Senior Special Events
  • Puzzle Palooza January 17  Registration required
  • Family Fun & Fireworks February 3 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Sweetheart Bingo February 14 at 2:00pm Registration appreciated
  • MI Secretary of State Mobile Office March 21 Registration required
  • Tiger’s Home Opener Celebration April 5 12:30pm Registration appreciated
  • Dinner & Euchre Fundraiser for Oxford Community Garden April 12 Registration required
  • Extended Travel Show May 10 Registration required & held at Oxford Senior Center
  • Packaged Holiday Meals, $15 per meal Registration required
    • Christmas Meal December 21
    • Valentine’s Day February 13
    • St. Patrick’s Day March 15
    • Cinco De Mayo May 3
  • Cruisin’ Down Seymour June 6 
  • Vintage Bicycle Show June 6
  • Seymour Celebration June 6-9
Life Skills
  • Line Dancing
    • Beginners Mondays 10:00am
    • Improver Wednesdays 1:00pm
  • Tech Help | Drop In 3:30pm-5:00pm 
    • January 16 & 26
    • February 6 & 22
    • March 12 & 21
    • April 9 & 18