A Note from Kathy…Winter is here but is not going to deter us from thinking travel! We have some wonderful trips in store for 2019& 2020, that started with our Travel Expo last month! Be sure to come by to pick up the new Shorter Version for a full list of trips to come – an exciting new menu to keep you busy. Warmest wishes,
Kathy Wachter, Travel Coordinator
Coming March – A Special presentation on a unique tour coming to The Galapagos Islands for September! Watch for the date on this 8 day Islands retreat, featuring special inclusion of Yoga instruction in the Islands! Come by the office and pick up a brochure to tweak the anticipation of this totally different tour!
“COACH TOURS” (the Big Buses) - Open to members & non-members! Bring a friend or two! Longer days; can be out of state; a bit more expensive; more comfortable ride; same amount of fun!!
Mohegan Sun ...Monday April 8th $27.00 Here we go again!
March 13th…Let History Come Alive $146.00 Staatsburg State Historic Site, the elegant country home on the Hudson of Ogden & Ruth Mills, lunch at Beekman Arms and tour of Delamater Inn, a Living History Tour!
April 11th …Wicked Tulips $141.00 Paint & Vino! Create your own masterpiece with help from a local artist, 2 beverages while you paint! Lunch at Greggs Restaurant & Tavern & Wicked Tulips Flower Farm, incredible!
April 27th …West Point Dress Parade in NY $116.00 (lunch Hotel Thayer) We watch the famous U.S, Military academy cadet Review (only happens once a year!) when they march in full dress uniform, lunch at the Thayer Hotel on the grounds of West Point, all overlooking the Hudson, what a lookout!
May 14th …Bronx Zoo $97.00 the largest metropolitan zoo in the US! Over 265 acres of 4000 animals, so many exhibits, monorail ride and voucher to use for lunch at any of the many café options available. What a fun day!
June 18th … New York Botanical Garden $115.00 1st stop lunch (included) on Arthur Avenue & a little time to shop & explore. Then it’s off to the Botanical Gardens where summer is in full bloom, over 50 diverse gardens & plant collections throughout 250 acres, on exhibit is Brazilian Modern: The living art of Roberto Burle Marx!
“SHORTER VERSION” Trips – Open to members first. These sell out FAST! These trips are operated on our transit buses, shorter, inclusive and less expensive… (We will waitlist nonmembers).
March 19th…ST. Patrick’s Day Celebration @ Aqua Turf - $65.00 The Maclean Avenue Band!! Old Irish Celtic folklore and rock pop Celtic music of today; Corned beef, cabbage and Scrod entrée’s always a sell out!
March 24th…The Andrews Sister’s @ Nelson Hall, Cheshire - $55.00 (lunch in Conservatory) a wow show!
April 5th...Moondance, the Music of Van Morrison @ Nelson Hall, Cheshire- $55.00 (lunch in Conservatory)
April 7th…Burt & Me @ Ivoryton - $70.00 (lunch included)If you love the music of Burt Bacharach, you will love this romantic musical comedy of high school sweethearts who separate and find each other again years later!
April 16th…The Glenn Campbell Experience @ Aqua Turf - $65.00 (lunch incl.) Starring Jimmy Mazz!
5/1 …Music Man @ Goodspeed (lunch at Gelston House) $92.00 This American Classic will have you parading down the aisle! Fall in love again with “76 Trombones, Trouble, Till There Was You” and more!
5/23 Motown Revue @ Nelson Hall - $55.00 (lunch in Conservatory) Come back to Motown era with music of the Temptations, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, The Spinners & more! Performances include vocal and dance combined with a live funky band! Get ready to relive some of our favorite times
5/29…My Name is Ben - $80.00 @ Norma Terris (lunch included) From his tiny room in New York City, Bernhardt Wichmann III changed the lives of those around him without saying a word. Using just his notepad and pen and open heart, Ben turned a neighborhood of strangers into a community of friends. Don’t miss this one!
BROADWAY@ the Bushnell. Pick up the Broadway Preview on the Travel Wall.. 2019 is a wonderful lineup: RENT (March 17, 2019). Still available…. BEAUTIFUL (March 31, 2019). Waitlist! COME FROM AWAY (May 5, 2019)…. Waitlist! SOUND OF MUSIC (May 19th) Still available …. WAITRESS (June 23, 2019) Still available …. – Don’t wait; they will all be gone soon!
On the Travel Wall…Always ask! Come pick up Shorter Version - A Hot Pink multiple page full schedule of tours for months! All available for sign up now. Trips are NON Refundable or CAN be re-sold. We do take a waitlist for all our trips! Call…203 877-5131 ext. 2119.