Brighton Place Events

Knitting Club

Tuesdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Fridays 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

This club is for the most experienced knitter or a beginner. We knit, crochet, and chat, or come with questions and materials. You do not need to attend every meeting; this club is very informal. Crocheters are welcome!

Call 332-4375 for more information.

Adult Coloring

Tuesdays 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Our Adult Coloring Club is a great way to relax and meet new friends. This is not a class and is very casual.

Call 332-4375 for information.

Toddler Time

Wednesdays at 10:30 am

Stories, Songs, Movement, and Activities for children 2 - 5 years old.

We’ll have a Special Hawaiian-Themed Toddler Time on January 16 at 10:30

Limited to 12 children each day. Call 332-4375 for more information.

Anime Meet-Up

Thursdays, 6:30 – 8pm

In this club we watch and talk about anime and related topics like Japanese culture, cosplay, and manga.

Limited to 35. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

Cardcrafter's Club

Thursdays at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Create beautiful, handmade greeting cards. Experienced and beginning crafters are welcome. This is not a class; we share ideas and techniques.

Call 332-4375 for more information.

Exercise for Strength and Balance

Thursdays at 12:00 pm

Learn tips and exercises from Mary Ann Linkowski to stay strong and safe.

Limited to 10. Suggested donation $2. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

Laughter Yoga

Thursdays at 11:00

Come laugh your way to a healthier you! In Laughter Yoga we do laughing exercises to relax, boost immunity and feel great!

Call 332-4375 for more information.

Chair Yoga

Tuesdays at 10:00 am and Fridays at 10:00 pm

Gentle yoga for people with physical limitations. Suggested donation is $2 - $5 per session.

Limited to 12 participants. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

Adult Ukulele Sing and Play

Tuesdays at 5:30 pm or Thursdays at 1:30 pm

Learn to play the ukulele and sing along to popular songs. This fun weekly meetup is for all ages. Ukuleles are provided. No experience is necessary to join.

Suggested donation is $5 per session. Limited to 12. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

Tai Chi with Master Manuela Ceglinski

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm

Learn to do Tai Chi in this weekly class.

Limited to 12 participants. Call 332-4375 to register.

Eclectic Book Club

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Tuesday, January 8 at 2:00 pm

Based on one of America’s most notorious real-life scandals—in which Georgia Tann, director of a Memphis-based adoption organization, kidnapped and sold poor children to wealthy families all over the country—Lisa Wingate’s riveting, wrenching, and ultimately uplifting tale reminds us how, even though the paths we take can lead to many places, the heart never forgets where we belong.

Call 332-4375 for more information.

Author Talk & Book Signing with Bob DiCesare

He’s Out! The Story of the Infamous Escape of Richard Matt

Tuesday, January 8 at 6:30 pm

In June of 2015 Richard Matt, a double murderer, and David Sweat, a cop killer, escaped from Clinton Correctional Facility in mountainous upstate New York. National media, fascinated by the escape's resemblance to the one in The Shawshank Redemption, provided constant updates during their three weeks on the lam. The author will have copies of his book to sell and sign.

Limited to 50 seats. Call 332-4375 to register.

Monthly Senior Luncheon with Sally McCarthy

“The Amish: Quilts & Culture”

Wednesday, January 9 at 12:00 pm

Learn about the fascinating Amish way of life, including beautiful crafts and quilts.

This will be a Potluck lunch. Please bring a dish to pass. Limited to 25. Call 332-4375 to sign up.

Univera Medicare Q&A

Saturday, January 12 10:30 am – 11:30 am

A representative from Univera will be here to answer your questions about Medicare.

Call 332-4375 with questions.

Tuesday Night Lecture: Jack the Ripper with Michael L. Hawley

Tuesday, January 15 at 6:30 pm

Michael Hawley has published over a dozen research articles in journals dedicated to the Whitechapel Murders/Jack the Ripper mystery. Hawley is the author of The Ripper's Haunts (2016) and The Ripper's Hellbroth (2017), the first book in the mystery/thriller trilogy, The Watchmaker Revelations. The author will bring some copies of his books to sign.

Limited to 50 seats. Call 332-4375 to reserve your spot.

Computers for Absolute Beginners with Gabriel Miller

Starts Saturday, January 19 from 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

This 10-week class is slow-paced for the true beginner with very little or no computer experience. We will cover basic computer use and safety.

Limited to 5 participants.. Call 332-4375 to sign up.