Cards & Games

Logo for Johnson County Park and Recreation District's 50 Plus DepartmentWhether 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.

Receive e-newsletter updates from 50 Plus.


group of people playing bridge
Couple at Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse Bingo
Mah Jongg 17
color block bar

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 ½ hr. sessions - $83 / $91 nonresidents

22637             MRCC                7/14          Thu     9 am

Cards: Bridge Play

Beginner Bridge players join us!  This is a place for beginners to practice their play in a learning environment.   Instructor will be available to answer questions or help with your next move.

5 - 2 hr. sessions - $17 / $18 nonresidents

21726             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 6/6       Mon         6 pm

21727             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 7/25     Mon         6 pm

21728             Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 8/29     Mon          6 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

21581      Rule of 9 & 11 (Intermediate)      Matt Ross Community Center      7/19         Tue       4 pm

21582      Rule of 15 & 20 (Intermediate)    Matt Ross Community Center         8/2           Tue       4 pm

21583      Negative Doubles (Advanced)    Matt Ross Community Center         8/16         Tue       4 pm

21584      Card Combo (Advanced)            Matt Ross Community Center         8/30         Tue       4 pm

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.

21803  New Century Fieldhouse                           Tropic Like It’s Hot                   6/1       Wed         1:30 pm         

21805  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                  Outer Space                              6/30      Thu          1:30 pm

21809  Tomahawk Ridge Community Center        Ahoy Mateys!                             7/6         Wed         1:30 pm 

21811  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 Recreation Celebration            7/28       Thu          1:30 pm

21817  Matt Ross Community Center                   Summer Sandies                        8/3         Wed         1:30 pm

21824  Roeland Park Community Center             Ice Cream                                    8/18       Thu           1:30 pm

21833  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                School Days                                 8/25      Thu           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

21747  Roeland Park Community Center             8/24     Wed      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

21760  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 6/13     Mon        10 am

21761  Roeland Park Community Center            7/6       Wed       1 pm - Canceled

21762  Meadowbrook Park Clubhouse                 7/25      Mon       10 am

Click HERE to view our Virtual Programs!

color block bar

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

Mondays from 1 - 4 PM

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 

Fridays from 8:30 - 11 AM