Trips

    Thursday, September 28th- Mini-Trip to Wright’s Farm Restaurant & Wright’s Dairy Farm & Bakery Harrisville & North Smithfield, RI

    Enjoy a delicious, all you can eat, family-style chicken luncheon at Wright’s Farm Restaurant!  Your fabulous meal consists of dinner rolls with butter, fresh green salad with Wright’s Farm Classic Italian dressing, pasta with red sauce, Wright’s amazing French fries and of course Wright’s famous, tender and juicy roast chicken.  Included with your meal will be coffee or tea and if you have room – ice cream for dessert!

    Following lunch, a short ride brings you to Wright’s Dairy Farm & Bakery.  Wright’s Bakery specializes in a number of baked goods, including dessert cakes, cupcakes, cream pastries, flaky pastries, pies, bars, sweet rolls and buns, plenty of assorted cookies and much more!

    Their bakery is renowned for using only the highest quality ingredients including fresh milk and cream from their own cows.  Fresh dairy products are also available including milk, cream, coffee milk, chocolate milk, cheddar cheese and ice cream!  Be sure to buy some treats to bring home!

    Bus leaves Senior Center at 10:15am and returns approximately 4:30pm.  Limited seats available.

    Cost: $18   No refunds given after September 20th unless your spot is filled.

     

    REGISTRATION BY TELEPHONE

     Call in Registration begins at 5:00 p.m. on Monday Sept. 11th.  Do not call before 5:00pm.

    *At 5:00pm on Sept. 11th, Dial (860)889-5960. When you hear the message saying the

    Senior Center is closed, dial 3433 for the registration voice mail and follow the instructions.*

    This trip is open to Senior Center Members ONLY.  You may register yourself plus one additional member when you call in to sign up.  You must be an up-to-date member.

     

    Must Sign Up Aug 21,22,23 for the Thursday, October 19th- Long Trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC or New York City on your Own

    Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City

    Join us for this exciting day trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met Fifth Avenue) in New York City!  The Met Fifth Avenue represents over 5,000 years of art spanning all cultures and time periods. Since the Museum opened its doors to the public at its current location in Central Park in 1880, its footprint has expanded to cover more than two million square feet.

    Today, art comes alive in the Museum’s galleries and exhibits revealing both new ideas and unexpected connections across time and cultures.  The numerous art collections on display include Modern, Greek & Roman, Egyptian, European, American, Medieval, plus others and special exhibits.

    Dining will be on your own at The Met which offers a number of different choices including formal dining, cafes and cafeteria style dining.  Feeling adventurous?  You can leave the museum and re-enter if you would like to leave for lunch or take a walk around Central Park during your visit!

    COST: $58 per person – Includes transportation and The Met entrance fee. (Driver Tip is not included.)
    7:00 AM Depart Rose City Senior Center, 8 Mahan Drive, Norwich
    8:45 PM Approximate return time to Norwich.

    OR

    New York City on Your Own

    A great opportunity to visit New York City for some fantastic shopping, restaurants and sightseeing!  Your drop-off and pick-up area will be by the Metropolitan Museum of Art located in Central Park on 5th Ave near E 82nd St.  Spend some time exploring Central Park or within 1/2 mile you can walk to the Guggenheim Museum or Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum.  Up for a longer walk?  Within 2 miles you can walk to Rockefeller Center and Times Square!  Don’t forget public transportation is always available if you would like to venture farther than your feet can take you!

    We will be arriving in NYC at approximately 10:30am and leaving NYC at 4:30pm.

    COST: $38 per person – Includes transportation. (Driver Tip is not included.)
    7:00 AM Depart Rose City Senior Center, 8 Mahan Drive, Norwich
    8:45 PM Approximate return time to Norwich.

    REGISTRATION BY TELEPHONE
    *On your registration day, Dial (860) 889-5960.  When you hear the message saying the Senior Center is closed, dial 3433 and follow the instructions.*

    Senior Center Members, Norwich Residents
    -Beginning Monday, August 21 at 5:00pm
    Senior Center Members, Non-Residents
    -Beginning Tuesday, August 22 at 5:00pm
    Open Registration (Any Adults, aged 18 and older)
    -Beginning Wednesday, August 23 at 5:00pm

    This trip has MOSTLY WALKING.

    Tuesday, August 22nd- Trip to Point Judith and Galilee in Narragansett, RI

    Enjoy a beautiful Summer day in Galilee and Point Judith!  Your drop off location will be near George’s of Galilee Restaurant.  You will have time on your own to enjoy lunch, sightseeing and shopping!  You will be within walking distance to Salty Brine State Beach (Galilee Beach) and Roger W. Wheeler State Beach.  You will have multiple restaurants in the area to choose from or you can pack a lunch and eat by the water as you enjoy the fishing boats come and go.  Be sure to bring your camera, sunblock and hat!
    Cost: $3 for transportation.  Lunch is on your own.
    Bus leave the Senior Center at 9:30 a.m. and returns approx. 4:00 p.m.
    Sign up at Reception (by phone or in person) starting on August 1st.
    This trip has mostly walking.

    Friday, September 22th- “Ritz & Glitz” Annual Regional Senior Centers Event

    Time: 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

    Where:Port ‘n Starboard at Ocean Beach

    Buffet Dinner: Prime Rib, Rosemary Chicken, Vegetables, Red Roasted Potatoes, Rolls, Coffee, Dessert & Cash Bar

     Entertainment: Airborne Jazz

    Wear your best Ritz & Glitz – Roaring 20’s Attire!

    Cost: $25 per person.  Make checks payable to “Senior Resources”

    Transportation is available for an additional $1 pp or you can drive yourself.

     

    Thursday, July 20th- Trip to Red Sox game versus Toronto Blue Jays

    Trip to: Fenway Park, Boston, MA
    Leave: 8:45 AM Depart Rose City Senior Center, 8 Mahan Drive, Norwich
    Game Time: 1:35 p.m
    Returns: 8:00 PM Approximate return time to Norwich
    COST: $98 per person includes transportation and game ticket. Driver tip is not included.

    This is a moderate walking trip. (including stairs)

    Enjoy a great afternoon watching the Boston Red Sox play the Toronto Blue Jays at Historic Fenway Park. Great seat location on the 1st base side in Grandstand section 11. These seats are located under an overhang (so no sitting in the sun) and have an awesome view of the action on the field!

    Our coach bus will drop us off and pick us up right next to Fenway Park. We will arrive with enough time for you to enjoy lunch at one of the many local restaurants outside of Fenway or in plenty of time to watch all the warm-up action on the field before the game. (Game time 1:35 p.m.)

    This trip is open to any adult, 18 years old and older.

    Contact Hilary for Availability 860-889-5960.