Southington Calendar House

Southington Calendar House Senior Center.

A community resource for Southington Seniors 55 and over.
388 Pleasant St, Southington, CT 06489. Phone 860-621-3014

In case of INCLEMENT WEATHER, all delays and/or closings will be posted under the name CALENDAR HOUSE on WTIC (1080AM), WFSB Channel 3 and on the website.

Southington Town Seal
Calendar House activities.

Welcome to Calendar House

Dial-A-Ride Bus Service

Web Page Links

Calendar House Mailing List

Gentle Supported Yoga

Ping Pong

Pool Players

Folk Art

Learning Center History

The New Calendar House

Computer Course Descriptions

Libre Office Guidance

Trip Desk is located in the lounge and will normally be open Monday 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm and
Wednesdays from 10am-12noon to answer questions and reserve your trips.
All reservations and payments should be made at the 'Trip Desk'.

Date Trip Info Cost Transp
Tues March 19 ST. PATRICK'S DAY at AQUA TURF - Featuring the McLean Avenue Band. Enjoy salad, pasta, corned beef & cabbage, baked scrod, carrots and potatoes, and dessert served family style. Bring your dancing shoes! $43 You Drive
Thurs 21 Mar MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL WESTCHESTER THEATER - Wonderful, funny, upbeat show and good food. Join us for a trip to Westchester Theater with elegant fine dining and a great musical.
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Tues April 16 GLEN CAMPBELL TRIBUTE at AQUA TURF - Join Jimmy Mazz when he presents his tribute to Glen Campbell. Enjoy salad, pasta, chicken Marsala, sliced ham, vegetable, potato and dessert served family style. $43 You Drive
Weds May 15 SICILIAN TENORS at AQUA TURF - Aaron Caruso, Elio Scarrio & Sam Vitale, who recently sang at Carnegie Hall, take you on a romantic journey from Hollywood to Broadway to Italy. Enjoy salad, pasta, chicken Piccata, baked salmon with dill sauce, vegetable, potato, rolls and dessert. $75 You Drive
Thurs May 23 GAVIN'S ALL YOU CAN EAT BBQ - Join us at Gavin's Country Inn in the Catskills of New York with homemade scones upon arrival, all you can eat BBQ including spare ribs, BBQ chicken, corn on the cob, baked beans, and apple crisp ala mode. Enjoy live music and BINGO! $90 TBD
May 29-31 MAINE - A 2-night stay at Meadowmere Resort with indoor pool. Dinner at Foster's Lobsterbake. Next morning, on to Portland where a guide will tell us about its history. Visit Wadsworth-Longfellow House, then to Perkins Cove. Dinner at a local restaurant, then on to Ogunquit Playhouse. Stop at Kittery Outlets on the way home.
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$535 pp db
$653 single
Dep 8:30
Ret 6:00
Weds June 19 ON YOUR FEET WESTCHESTER THEATER - Takes you behind the music and inside the real story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan's humble beginnings to the top of the pop world. Iconic music and inspiring story. Enjoy the elegant theater and wonderful extensive menu for your delicious lunch. $106 Dep 9:00
Ret 6:00
Tues June 25 SAIL AWAY ARGIA - Sail from Mystic to Fishers Island Sound on this 81 ft schooner for 2½-hours of sightseeing in smooth, protected waters. See captains’ homes, coastlines, islands and lighthouses. Relax! Or, volunteer to help crew! Afterwards, lunch at Go Fish with advance meal choice at sign-up. Shopping at Olde Mistick Village.
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$106 Depart 7:00
Return 7:30
Thurs June 27 GORGEOUS GLASS IN BOSTON - Glass Flowers Exhibit at Harvard Museum of Natural History, with realistic flowers made of glass, and The Mapparium. Lunch at Maggiano's Little Italy. $124 Depart 7:15
return 7:30
July 6-12 SOUNDS OF THE SOUTH - 7-day, 6-night tour including Memphis/Graceland/Sun Studios/Stax Museum of America Soul Music/Blues Hall of Fame/Rock n'Soul Museum/Overton Square & Beal Street/Memphis City & Nashville City Tour/Historic Studio B/Reserved Seats to the Grand Ole Opry/Country Music Hall of Fame/Dinner Show 'Legends Behind the Lyrics'/Kentucky Derby Museum & Churchill Downs/Tour & Tasting at Evan Williams Bourbon/Tour of Lexington/Keeneland Park Race Track/Visit to a Horse Farm/2 nights in Memphis/2 nights in Nashville, Opryland Hotel w/Atrium Views/2 nights Lexington/12 meals, 6 breakfasts, 2 lunches & 4 dinners. Airport transfers, roundtrip airfare & motor coach. Tour Director and baggage handling plus gratuities.
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$2395 pp db
$3055 single
Sun July 7 TANGLEWOOD BOSTON POPS – David Newman Musical Director, with Anne-Sophie Mutter Violinist. Music selections from John Williams’ score. Sunday Matinee.$98Depart: 10:15
Thurs July 11 RIDING THE TIMES RHODE ISLAND SHORE - Experience the outdoors like never before riding the Rail Explorers. These open air vehicles are easy to pedal and are perfect for all ages. Choose your own speed as you ride the rails along historic Aquidneck Island and Narraganset Bay. Then spend time at Newport Car Museum, and have free shopping time in Newport. Late-day lunch on your own. (You may want to bring along snacks). $120 Depart: 6:00
Return: 7:30
Tues July 16 CELEBRATE ITALIA at AQUA TURF - Dance to an amazing band from New Jersey, First Kiss Orchestra, and enjoy salad, penne Norma, chicken Parmesan, veal and peppers, vegetable and dessert, served family style. $42 You Drive
Tues July 30 WEBSTER LAKE MA RIVERBOAT CRUISE - Also known as Lake Chargoggagoggmanchaugagoggchaubunagungamaugg! 90-minute cruise aboard the Indian Princess, a 19th century Mississippi riverboat. Lunch at the Indian Ranch. Advance meal choice at signup. Afterwards browse produce/products of Foppema’s Farm. $90 Depart:9:00 Return: 6:45
Aug 11-23 13-DAY TOUR -- ALASKA FRESH AND WILD - Start the tour with 1 night in Vancouver then set sail on the Norwegian Jewel for a 7-night cruise on the Inside Passage with all meals and entertainment, unlimited beverage package, and prepaid gratuities. Sights include Sawyer Glacier, Hubbard Glacier, with stops in Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway. In Steward, disembark for Anchorage, Denali Park, Fairbanks. Enjoy an Alaskan salmon bake, gold panning, Goldstar Car on the Alaska Railroad. Includes airport transfers, roundtrip airfare, tour director and gratuities. SAVE $350 BY BOOKING BEFORE AUGUST 31 2018.
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Starting at $5,389 for inside state- room
Mon Aug 12 TOGETHER AGAIN at AQUA TURF - #1 tribute to Kenny & Dolly recreates the magic of these two seasoned professionals and their incredible songs. Enjoy salad, pasta, chicken Francaise, baked scrod w/cracker crumb topping, vegetable, potato, rolls, and dessert . $76 You Drive
Tues Aug 13 DANCE AND ROMANCE at AQUA TURF - Featuring Richie Mitnick & Friends. Enjoy salad, pasta, chicken, roast pork loin, vegetable, potato, and dessert, served family style. Put on your dancing shoes and dance the day away! $42 You Drive
Aug 26-28 3-DAY NIAGRA FALLS - Stay on the Canadian side in the Hilton Niagara Falls with first night dinner at Betty's Restaurant. Day 2 meet guide to see Canadian and American Falls from many vantage points, and shop in the English community of Niagara on the Lake. Afternoon set sail on the Hornblower boat into the mist and right up to the falls. Dinner in the revolving Skylon Tower. Next day on our way back, after visiting the duty-free shop, enjoy wine tasting and lunch at Ventosa Vineyards on beautiful Lake Seneca.
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675 pp dbl
$909 single
Dep 7:00
Ret 10:30
Tue Sept 3 BLOSSOMS AND BUTTERFLIES - Spend the day surrounded by beautiful things. First stop Yankee Candle, next head for Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens where you will have a guided tour. Bring your camera! Lunch at Deerfield Inn with a choice of apple brandy pork loin, herb crusted whitefish, or lemon-rosemary chicken. We end our trip at the Bridge of Flowers by Shelburne Falls.
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$110 Dep 7:30
Ret 6:30
Sat Sept 14 RHINEBECK AIR SHOW - Guided tour of museum with over 60 vintage aircraft, then witness some of these amazing planes during the airshow. Then on to the Rhinecliff for dinner (advance entrée choice of roast chicken breast with sundried tomato pesto, boneless braised beef short ribs, or vegetarian pasta primavera, plus dessert, coffee or tea. $105 Depart: 9:00 Return: 7:00
Tues Sept 17 COME FLY WITH ME at AQUA TURF - Rob Zappulla celebrates the music of Frank Sinatra. Enjoy salad, pasta, chicken Florentine, baked scrod, potato, vegetable, and dessert, served family style. $43 You Drive
Tues Oct 1 VINE TO WINE IN VERMONT - Learn about the distilling process at Vermont Distillers best known for Metcalfe's Liqueurs. Enjoy a tour and tasting. Next, Honora Winery and Vineyards in Jacksonville VT. Enjoy a tour learning grape growing to wine making. Also, a true Polish lunch here including pierogi, kluski, zawijanie golabki and much more. Then cheese making at Grafton Village Cheese Co.
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$101 Dep 7:15
Ret 8:15
Oct 11 - 20 WESTERN MED CRUISE FROM BARCELONA - To CANNES, FLORENCE, ROME, NAPLES, PALMA MAJORCA and BARCELONA. Includes roundtrip transfers to and from airports, airfare, 1 pre-night accommodation in Barcelona and city tour, 7-night cruise aboard Norwegian Epic, all meals and entertainment onboard, unlimited drinks package and prepaid onboard gratuities. THIS TRIP IS SELLING FAST!!! ALMOST FULL—DON’T WAIT!!!.
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From $2585
Tues Oct 15 POLKA at AQUA TURF - The Polka Family Band is back! Four-time Grammy nominated, and the dance floor is open! Family style salad, pasta, kielbasa and kraut, stuffed cabbage, pierogis, and dessert. $42 You Drive
Wed Oct 16 DELAWARE & ULSTER RAILWAY IN CATSKILLS - Experience elegant travel and dining aboard the Rip Van Winkle Flyer and take a scenic ride through the Catskill Mountains. Enjoy lunch with linens and china served in beautifully restored dining cars. Afternoon visit to Emerson Country Store with preserved 19th century dairy barn. $109 Depart: 7:30
Return: 5:30
Thurs Nov 7 TASTE OF ITALIAN NEW YORK - Visit three New York hot spots. Zabar's gourmet market, then Carmine's for lunch, and Arthur Avenue covered retail market. Bring a cooler! $98 Depart: 7:15 Return: 8:00:
Tues Nov 12 CROONING THE CLASSICS at AQUA TURF - Dave Colucci and his musical guests, with songs from John Denver, Neil Diamond, Barry Manilow, and more. Enjoy salad, pasta, beef Burgundy, pan-seared salmon, rice pilaf, vegetable, and dessert, served family style. $42 You Drive
Tues Dec 10 HOLIDAY WINTER WISHES at AQUA TURF - With the Cartells and special appearance by The Glamour Girls. Enjoy salad, pasta, roast turkey, sliced roast beef, vegetable, potato, and dessert, served family style. Put on your dancing shoes! $42 You Drive
Thurs Dec 12 GLEN MILLER at AQUA TURF - (Through Friendship Tours) - World famous swing orchestra. A fun and lively holiday show. Salad, pasta, roast turkey, baked scrod, vegetable, potato, rolls and dessert. $78 You Drive
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