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Day Trips for 2017
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WHY DO GOOD TRIPS AND PROGRAMS GET CANCELLED?
Nothing kills a good program or trip faster than everyone waiting until the last minute to register. Registration deadlines are very important for planning purposes, for Community Center staff and for the travel companies, instructors or speakers. If there are not enough registered participants by the deadline, the class or trip will have to be cancelled.  So please……Register Early!!!!  Thank you.

Day Trips

 

 

 


JUNE


GATEWAY TO LENAWEE  (CANCELLED)
Tour Hidden Lake Garden, a 755 acre arboretum and botanical garden located in Irish Hills. Enjoy lunch at JR’s Hometown Grill & Pub, freetime to explore Tecumseh, a tour of Cabelas and a visit to Russell Stover’s Candy Store.
Motor coach transportation.
Date: Tuesday, 06/12/18
Departure Time:  7:00am

Cost: $ 79                  #151125


JULY

QUILT GARDEN TOUR
Tour includes:  "Barn Door Quilt Garden" for shopping and quilt garden viewing. Also you will enjoy lunch at "The Das Dutchmen Essenhaus" which is known far and wide for their family-style dining.  Plus you will get the opportunity to enjoy the Krider “World’s Fair” Garden.  Last but not least you will have be able to go to the "Shipshewana Flea Market" which is the Midwest’s largest flea market with nearly 900 booths in 26 outdoor aisles, so be prepared for walking. 
Motorcoach transportation
Date: Thursday, 07/19/18
Departure Time:  6:15am
Fee:  $89.00                                 #351108

ISLAND QUEEN BOAT TRIP (WAITLIST)
Enjoy a leisurely summer day at Kensington Park with a tour of beautiful Kent Lake aboard the newly purchased paddle boat, Island Queen. While at the park, we will have a picnic lunch that will be prepared by a local deli and explore one of the area’s most beautiful parks.
Senior bus transportation.

Date: Wednesday, 7/25/18
Departure Time:  10:00AM

Fee: $22.00                #351114




AUGUST
 

"WILLOW RUN"
AT PURPLE ROSE THEATER
During WWII the Willow Run Bomber Plant was the largest factory under one roof in the world. Some 40,000 employees, mostly women, turned out B-24 Bombers. Willow Run follows the journey of four of those women who migrated from all over America to find new lives at the plant.  Lunch will be included at the Common Grill.
Date:               Wednesday, 08/08/18
Departure Time:  10:00am
Fee:                 $96.00                                   #351109
 

DETROIT TIGERS VS. CHICAGO WHITE SOX (WAITLIST)
Join the Auburn Hills Seniors for an exciting day at Comerica Park. We will be seeing the Detroit Tigers play the Chicago White Sox in an afternoon game. Your ticket will include a soft drink and a hot dog. Join us for a fun afternoon out! Note: This trip has a lot of walking.
Senior 
Bus transportation.
Date: Thursday, 8/23/18
Departure Time:  11:15AM

Fee: $37.00 #351115 

 

down  MEMORY LANE
GRAND RIVER AVE.
Jon Milan and Gail Offen will take us on a journey down Grand River Avenue, one of Michigan’s true “Blue Highways” original two-lane blacktop road still serving as a direct path through roadside America.  You will tour Redford Theater, have lunch at Stillwater Grill, time to shop at Heart of Michigan shop and end your day at Sweet Sensations in Fowlerville!  Sounds like a Great Day!
Date:               Friday, 08/24/18
Departure Time:  7:45am
Fee:                  $77.00                                      #351110
 

SENIOR DAY AT THE MICHIGAN STATE FAIR (WAITLIST)
Join us at the Michigan State Fair for this special day set aside especially for senior citizens! You will enjoy a special program designed with seniors in mind. Your day will include entertainment, lunch and admission to the fair.
Senior bus transportation.
Date: Thursday, 8/30/18
Departure Time:  8:45AM

Fee: $10.00 #351118



SEPTEMBER

2018 SENIOR DAY AT THE DETROIT ZOO (WAITLIST)
Join us for this special day set aside especially for senior citizens. Explore the amphibian conservation center, take a ride around the zoo or enjoy strolling amongst the animals.  Lunch will be on your own at one of the many snack bars.
Senior bus transportation.
Date: Wednesday, 9/5/18
Departure Time:  9:30 AM

Fee: $8.00                   #351117



"THE MUSIC MAN"
AT STRATFORD FESTIVAL
Your trip includes the musical-comedy classic "The Music Man" about a charming but fraudulent salesman who arrives in River City to work his usual scam-only to find that a bill of goods can be the real deal.  There will also be time for some shopping in downtown Stratford as well as a buffet lunch at the Queens Inn.  Motor coach transportation. Passport or enhanced drivers license required.
Date:            Thursday, 9/13/18
Departure Time:  7:00am
Fee:              $154.00                                         #351111