Cards & Games

50 Plus Anniversary LogoWhether you love calling out "BINGO!", a good game of Hand and Foot, or strategically planning the perfect play of the hand in Bridge, you are in the right place!  

Find all of our upcoming events and classes to either teach you how to play or improve your game skills listed below. Click on the class code to register online and check back often for updates as we gradually resume programs and events.

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Session Classes

Cards: Beginning Bridge
Get in on the biggest game in town! Learn the basics of bidding, scoring, and the play of the hand. Price includes Audrey Grant’s “Bidding in the 21st Century.”
8 - 1 1/2 hr. sessions - $81 / $89 nonresidents

17117     Matt Ross Community Center                 3/15   Tue     4 pm


Cards: Bridge Workshops
Become an in-demand partner with these bridge workshops.  Fun and easy classes help you master a new subject each week. Purchase each workshop individually or take them all!  Workshops include hands on instruction and handouts to take home.  
1 - 1 ½ hr. session - $10 / $11 nonresidents

16924      Duplicate 101                               Matt Ross Community Center         1/11        Tue        4 pm

16909      Opening Leads                            Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse        1/13        Thu        6 pm - Canceled

16925      Duplicate 102                               Matt Ross Community Center         1/25        Tue        4 pm

16921      Defensive Signals                         Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse      2/10        Thu        6 pm

16927      Stayman                                       Matt Ross Community Center         2/15       Tue        4 pm

16928      Jacoby Transfer                            Matt Ross Community Center        3/1         Tue        4 pm  

17207      Advice Mother Never Told You      Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse      3/10       Thu       6 pm

17208      Care & Feeding of Partner            Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse      4/14      Thu       6 pm


Cards: Competitive Bidding Strategies
Freshen up your bidding skills.  Learn take out doubles and overcalls.  Handouts and refreshments provided.  Optional lunch at Mi Ranchito following class.
1 - 3 hr. session - $21 / $23 nonresidents

17118     Matt Ross Community Center               2/21      Mon       9:30 am


Games: BINGO
BINGO!  Delight in food, prizes, fun and 12 games of bingo. Variety of prizes awarded including gift certificates.  Please pre-register at least one week in advance. Payment is required at time of registration. For the enjoyment of all participants, children are not permitted to attend 50 Plus Bingos. Cost of admission covers snacks and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo. 

1 - 2 hr. session - $5 / $6 nonresidents, must register in advance, no walk-up registrations at this time; cost of admission covers food and staff time to administer the bingo program. No additional charge for bingo.

16916 Tomahawk Ridge Community Center        January Blues                       1/5    Wed       1:30 pm

16976  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                Winter Paradise                     1/19  Wed        1:30 pm

16977  Roeland Park Community Center            Peanuts                                  1/27  Thu         1:30 pm

16979  Matt Ross Community Center                  TuTu                                       2/2    Wed        1:30 pm

16980  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                Love Bugs                              2/16  Wed         1:30 pm

16981  Mill Creek Activity Center                         Chocolate Lovers                   2/25   Fri           1:30 pm

16983  New Century Fieldhouse                         Mardi Gras                              3/1    Tue          1:30 pm

16984  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse               March Madness                      3/16   Wed        1:30 pm

16985  Roeland Park Community Center           Waffle Day                               3/24   Thu         1:30 pm

16986  Matt Ross Community Center                 Day at the Cinema                  4/6     Wed         1:30 pm

16987  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse               Earth Day                                4/20   Wed          1:30 pm


Games: Family Feud™
Make new ‘family’ members and compete against fellow 50 Plus participants in our silly rendition of Family Feud™! Everyone will get a chance to play and laugh. The team with the most points wins a prize.
1 - 2 hr. session - $5 / $6 nonresidents

16988  Roeland Park Community Center                            2/24     Thu       1:30 pm


Games: Intro to Mah Jongg
Learn the basics of this classic tabletop game from an experienced instructor. Each player receives a current Mah Jongg card to take home.
4 - 2 hr. sessions - $47/ $51 nonresidents

16992  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                1/3       Mon             10 am

16994   Roeland Park Community Center            1/26     Wed             1 pm

16995   Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                3/7      Mon              10 am

16997   Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                4/4     Mon               10 am


Games: Learn to Play...
A beginner’s guide to what’s sure to be your new favorite games. Handouts provided. Check out our drop-in groups after your lesson.
1 - 2 hr. session - $6 / $7 nonresidents

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16953  Matt Ross Community Center   Pinochle           2/7       Mon   9:30 am

16956  Matt Ross Community Center   Cribbage          3/14     Mon      9:30 am


Games: Road Trip Trivia (Virtual)
Which state claims to have roadside attraction of the world’s largest frying pan? What’s the longest road in the world? Compete against fellow participants in this fun virtual game.
1 - 1 hr. session - FREE 

17000  Virtual Program              3/8        Tue     10 am


Games: Scattergories® (Virtual)
Think fast and write faster in this quick-paced game of alliterative words and categories.
1 - 1 hr. session - FREE           

17002  Virtual Program             2/2       Wed     10 am

 

Games: Scrabble® Day
Did you know April 13 is National Scrabble® Day? This popular game was created in 1938 by American architect Alfred Mosher Butts. Let’s celebrate by playing a few rounds of Scrabble® with new friends and enjoying some refreshments.
1 - 2 hr. session - $3 / $4 nonresidents

16910  Roeland Park Community Center                            4/13     Wed     10 am

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Card & Game Drop-In Groups

Play with friends and make new ones participating in these fun weekly groups! Suggested fee for all groups is $1 per person. Programs are listed by location abbreviation.   

  • Masks are highly recommended if not fully vaccinated. Mask requirements vary by facility. Requirements subject to change.
  • Tables will be placed six feet apart. 
  • Hand sanitizer will be provided, frequent use is encouraged. 
  • Personal beverages only. Please no food. 
  • Please arrive at the scheduled time of your program. Please do not congregate in common areas before or after the program. 
  • All supplies will be kept in separate containers for each group and will be quarantined between programs.  
  • For programs requiring pre-registration, if you are unable to attend for any reason, please contact us so that we may offer space to another participant.

(Note: All protocols are subject to change due to state and local health ordinances or recommendations.)

  1. MRCC
  2. TRCC
  3. MBPC
  4. NCF
  5. RPCC
  6. MCAC

Matt Ross Community Center

8101 Marty Street, Overland Park, KS 66204

Duplicate Bridge - Coming in January 2022!
Wednesdays from 12 - 4 PM 
Fridays from 12 - 4 PM 

Chess 
Tuesdays from 8:30 - 11:00 AM POSTPONED

Cribbage 
Fridays from 8:30 - 11:30 AM  

Pinochle 
Mondays from 1- 4 PM  

Progressive Bridge 
Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12 - 4:00 PM