Ongoing Events

Area Agency on Aging 1-B Michigan Medicare/Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) 
Meets the 3rd Monday of every month, by appointment, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM in Study Room #3
Upcoming Dates:  July 18, August 18
To schedule an appointment please call: 1-800-852-7795
The Area Agency on Aging 1-B (AAA 1-B) is a private 501(c)3 nonprofit agency that receives funding through the Older Americans Act to provide information and access to services for older adults, persons with disabilities and family caregivers residing in the six county region of Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair and Washtenaw. The AAA 1B MMAP team is comprised of individuals who live and work in your area. Counselors provide confidential, unbiased information. They are not connected to any insurance company. An AAA 1-B MMAP counselor can assist Medicare beneficiaries and their caregivers with the following:

  • Explain Medicare options
  • Compare Medicare Prescription Drug plans and assist with enrollment
  • Review Medicare supplemental insurance options
  • Clarify Medicare health plan options
  • Assist beneficiaries in applying for a Medicare or Medicaid Savings Program
  • Provide guidance about unpaid medical bills
  • Assist beneficiaries in applying for “Extra Help”, the low income subsidy for Medicare prescription costs
  • Help beneficiaries explore long term care insurance options
  • Report identity theft, Medicare and Medicaid fraud, abuse and scams

South Lyon Writers’ Group*
Meets the 1st Saturday of every month 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
This is a dynamic, friendly group of writers who meet monthly to improve their craft, with an eye toward publication. *Prospective New Members: This group only accepts new members twice a year, in March and September. Questions? Please email  southlyonwriters@yahoo.com

Tai Chi
Meets Wednesdays 6:30 PM-8:00 PM, in the Meeting Room
Summer dates:  7/16, 8/13
Everyone is invited to take part in this gentle exercise

Tuesday Night Needlecrafts
No need to RSVP! Just drop in
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month 6:30-8:30 PM, in Study Room #4
Upcoming Dates: The group is on hiatus for the summer. The next meeting will be September 9, 2014!

If you want to learn to knit or crochet, or if you're an experienced knitter/crocheter who would like to have company while you craft, this is the group for you! All skill levels are welcome. In fact, we have advanced knitters and crocheters who are more than delighted to help out those getting started. Join us for a fun evening of needlecrafts!