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Hot Breakfast at the COA

The COA is now serving hot breakfast.  Kick your morning off right with some great breakfast options.  Bring your coffee clutch group to either COA location and enjoy a delicious hot breakfast and conversation with friends and neighbors! (learn more)

 

 

Active Living Clubs & Activities


Active Living at the COA includes engaging activities, events and programs designed to keep you healthy, active and involved.  You can enjoy a weekly card game, mah jongg, chess, or bingo.  There are Bridge tournaments that feature fun and prizes.  You can join knitting and quilting groups as well as dancing and sing-a-longs.

 

Some of our current Active Living activities include: Bingo (Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays), Cass Area ArtistsCeramicsChampagne FlutesChess ClubDance And Social Club, Euchre Club (Tuesdays and Thursdays), Fruitbelt WoodcarversFSC MusiciansKnitting & Crocheting ClubMah JonggPinochle ClubQuilting Club and Sing Along

 

Active Living coordinates a number of intergenerational programs including Pen Pals, Camp Safe Kids, Etiquette,(life skills)and the annual Grand Festival .  The COA also participates in many local events such as the Dowagiac Candle Light Christmas Parade, Harvest Festival, Summer in the City, Cass County Fair, Dowagiac Concert Series, and the annual Dogwood Fine Arts Festival.

 

ACTIVE LIVING CONTACT INFORMATION
For information on a specific program, please contact: Kelli Casey at at the COA.  Call (269) 445-8110 or email KelliC@casscoa.org.

Upcoming Activities


Thoughts from the Stormy Nights Writers
Thursday, May 19
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
Come and listen as the COA’s Stormy Night Writers Society presents an anthology of their various... (learn more)


Rotary
Thursday, May 19
Front Street Crossing - Dowagiac
Dr. Joe Odenwald, President of Southwestern Michigan College will be Rotary's guest speaker on... (learn more)


Ceramics Made Easy
Thursday, May 19
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
Learn and create ceramics with volunteer instructors Joyce Greenwood and Lorna Suits.   Thursdays... (learn more)


Euchre (FSC)
Thursday, May 19
Front Street Crossing - Dowagiac
Euchre is a fun, social card game, simple in concept but with a high degree of subtlety in the play... (learn more)


Woodcarvers
Thursday, May 19
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
All types of wood crafters are welcome. The group loves to share their knowledge. Those new to the... (learn more)


Knitting & Crocheting
Friday, May 20
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
This wonderful and social group creates lots of things from yarn, and they donate many items to... (learn more)


Sing Along
Friday, May 20
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
Join volunteer leaders Jannette Rafferty & George Purlee for a musical journey down memory lane... (learn more)


Bingo (Lowe)
Friday, May 20
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
Follow the lunch hour with this fun and engaging game that provides some healthy competition with a... (learn more)


Chess (FSC)
Monday, May 23
Front Street Crossing - Dowagiac
That’s right chess lovers, it’s back! Whether you are new to the game or an expert, join in the fun... (learn more)


Bingo (FSC)
Monday, May 23
Front Street Crossing - Dowagiac
Follow the lunch hour with this fun and engaging game that provides some healthy competition with a... (learn more)


Mah Jongg
Monday, May 23
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
Originated in China this fascinating rummy-like game uses tiles rather than cards. Join the fun... (learn more)


Chess (Lowe)
Tuesday, May 24
Lowe Center - Cassopolis
That’s right chess lovers, it’s back! Whether you are new to the game or an expert, join in the fun... (learn more)