Ongoing Activities

The Association helps facilitate retirees in organizing activities.  Here's a few activities that are ongoing:


The Biking Group is currently on a break for the winter. Depending on weather it will resume in March or April 2016. Contact Rustem Medora at or Lily Eidswick at for further information.


Lily and Jack Eidswick would like to invite interested UM Retirees to join them for Mahjong every Monday afternoon at their house (9611 Keegan Trail).  For information and directions to their home, call Lily Eidswick at 406.542.0603 or email her at All newcomers are welcome.

Thursday Get Togethers

Join us at the Kettlehouse North on Thursdays at 3:00 pm. Catch up, socialize, and solve the world's problems. Everyone is welcome!

Highway Cleanup

Unless notified otherwise, the highway cleanup group will meet on the first Monday after April 15th and the second Monday in October each year.  Based on that, we will meet again on October 12, 2015 and April 20, 2015.  For more information, contact Bob Pfister at  or Rustem Medora at  The group is looking for new members.

Active for Life Class

Retirees who wish to take an exercise class (Active for Life) designed for those over 50 should call Sonja Tysk at 243.2804.  Campus Recreation offers an additional 65 group fitness classes a week, including dance, cycling, yoga, Pilates and more. Visit for up-to-date schedules. For those who are new to exercise in a gym setting, or just need some personalized fitness recommendations, Campus Recreation has personal trainers on staff for consultation. You must be a paid member of the Campus Recreation Center (see Benefits).

Anyone up for "Scrabble"

If you would like to get a "Scrabble" group started or would like to be part of the group, please contact Karen Hendrickson by phone at 406-243-2900 or by email

Start a Group

Do you have a group or activity you would like to organize?  Email and we'll post it here on the website.

More Activities Coming Soon