Self-taught members, who have grown into intermediate bridge players, use Audrey Grant’s Bridge Basic Instructions to play contract bridge. Some bridge experience is required. Occasionally, a group lesson is given.

Meets at the Little Paris Cafe and Book Store on Main Street in Northville.

Marian Brockie is the group contact.

Day Time Book Club

Members meet during the day to read and discuss a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction chosen by the group.

Meets at the My Little Paris Café & Bookstore on Main Street in Northville. See times for each month in the book section below.

Susan Schanne is the group contact.

SEPTEMBER 13 (10:00 a.m.)- THE 19TH WIFE – David Ebershoff
Discussion Leader: Susan

OCTOBER 11 (10:00 a.m.)- EDUCATED – Tara Westover
Discussion Leader: Jan

NOVEMBER 8 (10:00 a.m.) – ARSENAL OF DEMOCRACY – A.J. Baize
Discussion Leader: Marian

DECEMBER 13 (10:00 a.m.) – CARNEGIE’S MAID – Marie Benedict
Discussion Leader: Pat

JANUARY 10 (9:30 a.m.) – STATE OF WONDER – Ann Patchett
Discussion Leader: Barbara

FEBRUARY 14 (10:00 a.m.) – THE SWANS OF FIFTH AVENUE – Melanie Benjamin
Discussion Leader: Marcia

MARCH 13 (10:00 a.m.) – LAST BOAT OUT OF SHANGHAI – Helen Zia
Discussion Leader: Joy

Discussion Leader: Jean

MAY 8 (10:00 a.m.) – Gather to selection next year’s books for discussion.


Evening Book Group

Members meet in the evening to read and discuss a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction chosen by the group.

Check the calendar or newsletter for the meeting location.

September 23, 2019: The Great Bridge by David McCollough
Leader: Marcia
Hostess: Joyce

October 28, 2019: Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens 
Leader: Karen
Hostess: Pat A.

November 25, 2019: Our Tempestuous Day by Carolly Erickson
Leader: Mary Jane Kearns
Hostess: Karen

January 27, 2020: Educated by Tara Westover 
Leader: Evelyn 
Hostess: Rhonda 

February 24, 2020: The Last Boat Out of Shanghai by Helen Zia
Leader: Barb 
Hostess: Kathy

March 23, 2020: The Woman’s Hour by Elaine Weiss   
Leader: Pat A.
Hostess: Carol M.

April 27, 2020: The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict 
Leader: Julie
Hostess: Evelyn

On May 18, 2020 we will meet somewhere and determine the following year’s selection.

Pat Amireskandari is the group contact.


Fabulous Foodies

This group learns about healthier food and menus through get-togethers and eat-togethers. This group meets on the first Wednesday of the month (except January 2020) at 11:30 a.m. Please note this is a NEW meeting time.


September 4  Joan Cotton

October 2 Karen Olson

November 6 Mary Jane Kearns

December 4 Val Gagnon

January 8 Darlene Ursel
(2nd Wednesday)

February 5 Rhonda York

March 4 Susan Schanne

April 1 Jane Hecker

May 6  TBD

Great Decisions

Members meet to discuss current global issues facing the U.S. A briefing book provides members with nonpartisan background information and foreign policy options to aid the discussion. Members meet monthly in each other’s homes.

Joan Cotton is the group contact.

Mah Jongg

Members play the American version of Mah Jongg, with National Mah Jongg League, Inc. playing cards.

We play Friday afternoon from 1:00-4:00 pm at each others homes, and we play for fun!

Jane Hecker is the group contact.

Movie Goers

Members go the movies, as voted on by the group, and then meet for lunch and discussion.

We meet the first Tuesday of each month. Friends are always welcome.

Rhonda York is the group contact.

Restaurant Rovers

Members meet at the announced restaurant, as chosen by the group, to try new places and enjoy each other’s company.

We meet at 6:15 at the announced restaurant.                 

If you plan on joining us, please contact Joyce Murdock at

or at (734) 207-1942.