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Social Groups

Meeting People and Having fun
The City of Newport is " The Friendliest. "
The 60+ Activity Center offers the chance to join existing social groups. Every occasion here is an opportunity to get social. People have gained lifelong friendships from attending one or more of our activities. Most of our social groups are FREE.

Saturday 10:00 AM - Noon


Backgammon is one of the oldest board games known. It is a two player game where playing pieces are moved according to the roll of dice, and a player wins by removing all of their pieces from the board before their opponent.


Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:00 - 11:45 AM

bingo cards

A game in which players mark off numbers on cards as the numbers are drawn randomly by a caller. Winners receive non-monetary prizes.


Tuesday 5:30 - 9:00 PM, Friday 1:15 - 5:00 PM, Second Saturday Monthly 11:00 - 3:00 PM

bridge card game

A fun trick-taking game played with a standard card deck.


Third Thursday monthly 1:00 - 3:00 PM

red dice

A fun game tossing dice and counting scores.



Saturday 10:00 AM - Noon


Cribbage involves playing and grouping cards in combinations which gain points. Cribbage uses a board for score-keeping.


Friday 1:00 - 3:00 PM

dominoes tile


A strategy game played with numbered tiles.


Monday and Thursday 1:00 - 3:00 PM

mahjong tiles

A Chinese tile game with a set of 144 tiles based on Chinese characters and symbols.


Wednesday and Friday 1:00 - 4:00 PM

pinochle card game

A bidding and trick-taking card game for two to four people that is played with either a single deck, or a double deck.



Monday - Friday, open 8:30 - 5:00 PM

pool table

A game played on a pool table.


Tuesday 1:30 - 3:30 PM

scrabble board game

A board game in which words are formed by placing lettered tiles in a pattern similar to a crossword puzzle.




Tuesday 9:30 - 11:00 AM

bowling pins

Wii Bowling is similar to normal bowling. The player attempts to knock down 10 pins with a ball.