Newcomers Club has a host of Activities for our members to enjoy.


Currently Meeting:

  • American Mah Jongg – A game played with four players using tiles stamped with Chinese symbols. Meets monthly at a public location.
  • Bloomers – Presentations and expert tips on gardening topics; including field trips and activities. Meets monthly at various locations.
  • Book Club– “Just for Fun” light reading books are selected, read, and discussed as a group. Meets monthly on Zoom.
  • Bowling – Bowl at alternating locations, Apex at Red Hawk Casino and Folsom Bowl. Meets twice monthly on 1st Thur. and 3rd Wed. at 3:00.
  • Bridge Babes – A trick-taking card game played by four players in two competing partnerships. Meets monthly in members’ homes.
  • Bunco Gal Pals – A dice game.  Meets monthly on the first Thursday at 1:00 pm.
  • Bunco Buddies – Fast moving, dice-throwing, score-keeping group! Meets monthly in members’ homes.
  • Crazy Rummy – Card game with some twists and turns. Meets twice monthly in members’ homes.
  • Creative Crafters – Gathers to build friendships as we busy out hands crafting.  Meets monthly in members’ homes. 
  • Culinary Capers– Evening dinner around a themed menu with food brought by all. Meets monthly in members’ homes. 
  • Golf the Par Tee Gals– 9 holes at local courses.  Meets bi-monthly as weather permits. 
  • Hand and Foot – A form of Canasta played with partners in groups of 4-6. Meets monthly in members’ homes. 
  • Health Nuts – Explore the many different options for eating healthily. Meets monthly on the 4th Monday at various locations – $5 cover charge includes lunch.
  • Let’s Go to the Movies  – Attend a selected movie and gather, if time permits, for a post-movie discussion. Meets monthly at  EDH Town Center Regal Theater.  
  • Lunch Bunch – Gathering at local restaurants. Meets monthly at various locations. 
  • Mexican Train – A form of dominos played around tables of 4-5 players. Meets monthly in members’ homes. 
  • Movie Meetup – Individually watching a predetermined streamed movie and then gathering to discuss.  Meets monthly on Zoom.
  • Pallino Gals – Exercise and good fun playing Bocce Ball! Beginners through Ringers are welcome. Meets every Friday 11:00 am and second and fourth Tursdays at 1:00 pm at Heritage Park.
  • Pickle Ball – Small group of 5-player teams. Meets weekly at EDH subdivision courts.
  • Rummikub – Fast-moving rummy tile game. Meets monthly in members’ homes. 
  • Samba Card Game – Samba is a meld-making card game, in the same genre as other games such as Canasta or Hand and Foot. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays
  • S.T.A.R. Yoga – Stress? Tension? Anxiety? Relief! This gentle yoga class is designed to help you relax. Meets weekly on Wednesdays
  • Thirsty Thursday – Happy Hour at a local restaurant. Meets monthly at various locations.
  • Trailblazers – Hike the El Dorado County trails. Meets Friday mornings. Time and location to be sent out one week prior.
  • Travel Talk – Sharing travel experiences, recommendations, and friendships. Meets monthly at various locations.
  • Tuesday We got Game – Hand and Foot Canasta played with partners in group s of 4-6. Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays in members’ homes.
  • Volunteers Together – Work together with others on Newcomers projects, as needed.
  • Walkie Talkies – Weekday mornings walking the neighborhoods of EDH. Meets Monday through Friday at predetermined locations.


Members, please log in to see the listing of Activities with leader contacts and additional details.

Our Club complies with California Department of Health guidelines for private social gatherings due to COVID-19.