Cards & Games

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Whether 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 - 2 hr. sessions - $88 / $97 nonresidents

24424             Matt Ross Community Center                1/26          Thu     9 am

24425             Matt Ross Community Center                3/28          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

23255      Take Out Doubles                        Matt Ross Community Center      11/15       Tue       4 pm 

23256      Weak Two Bids                             Matt Ross Community Center       11/29      Tue       4 pm 

23257      Weak Three Bids                          Matt Ross Community Center       12/6        Tue       4 pm

23258      Declarer Play (Intermediate)      Matt Ross Community Center      12/13       Tue       4 pm

23260     Counting (Intermediate)              Matt Ross Community Center      12/20       Tue       4 pm 

1 - 2 hr. class - $12 / $13 nonresidents

24426      Matt Ross Community Center           Scoring            1/24            Tue           4 pm

24427      Matt Ross Community Center           Responders/Openers           2/7           Tue      4 pm

24429      Matt Ross Community Center           Opening Leads           2/21           Tue      4 pm


Cards: Competitive Bidding Strategies
Freshen up your bidding skills. Learn take out doubles and overcalls. Handouts and refreshments provided.  Join the group after class for lunch at Mi Ranchito. 
1 - 3 hr. session - $25 / $28 nonresidents

24439             Matt Ross Community Center                2/20     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.

23114       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse              Pumpkin Pie                                11/17   Thu      1:30 pm
*Location changed due to remodel at Roeland Park Community Center

23240       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  Tons of Turkey                            11/30   Wed     1:30 pm

23249       Matt Ross Community Center                    Elfin Around                                 12/7     Wed     1:30 pm

23241       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 Up to Snow Good                      12/21     Wed       1:30 pm

24286       New Century Fieldhouse                              White Out                               1/11     Wed      1:30 pm

24284       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                   Bingo, It's a New Year!         1/18      Wed      1:30 pm

24361       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                   Hello, Dolly!                           1/24      Tue      1:30 pm

24298       Tomahawk Ridge Community Center        We’ll Always Have Paris         2/8      Wed      1:30 pm  

24285       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  Love Bites                               2/22      Wed      1:30 pm

24300       Matt Ross Community Center                    Out of this World                   3/1      Wed      1:30 pm 

24362       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  Classic Car                               3/23      Thu      1:30 pm

24812       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  Seas the Day                         3/29      Wed      1:30 pm

24301       Matt Ross Community Center                    Brunch                                    4/5      Wed      1:30 pm

24364       Mill Creek Activity Center                            Fry-Day                                  4/14      Fri      1:30 pm

24287       Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 Garden Party                        4/26      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!
1 - 2 hr. event - $5 / $6 nonresidents

24366   Matt Ross Community Center                     4/11      Tue         10 am


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

23244     Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 11/7       Mon       10 am

4 - 2 hr. sessions - $49 / $54 nonresidents

24380     Roeland Park City Hall                              1/18       Wed         1 pm 

24278     Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse              2/13       Mon        10 am

24279     Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse              3/13       Mon        10 am

24280     Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse              4/10       Mon        10 am

24381     Roeland Park City Hall                              4/19       Wed        1 pm


Games: Popcorn & Scattergories
Pop on over to Roeland Park Community Center to enjoy a popcorn buffet of sweet and salty variations. We'll play several rounds of Scattergories and prizes will be given to players with the most points.  Please register in advance.
1 - 2 hr. event - $5 / $6 nonresidents

23856   Roeland Park Community Center             12/9       Fri       1 pm - Canceled due to facility remodel at Community Center


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

24367             Virtual Program      1/25        Wed         10 am

24503             Virtual Program      2/8          Wed         10 am

24368             Virtual Program      3/8         Wed          1 pm

24504             Virtual Program      4/4         Tue           2 pm 

Click HERE to view our Virtual Programs!

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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.   

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

Matt Ross Community Center

8101 Marty Street, Overland Park, KS 66204
Phone: 913-286-2830

Pinochle 
Mondays from 1 - 4 PM

Chess 
Tuesdays from 8:30 - 11 AM 

Progressive Bridge 
Tuesdays from 12 - 4 PM
Thursdays from 12 - 4 PM

Duplicate Bridge (partner required)
Wednesdays from 12 - 4 PM 
Fridays from 12 - 4 PM 

Cribbage 
Fridays from 8:30 - 11 AM