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

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The Trip Desk is located in the lounge and will normally be open
Mondays from 1pm to 3pm and Wednedays from 10am to 12 noon
to answer questions and reserve your trips.
All reservations and payments should be made at the 'Trip Desk'.
PAYMENT IS REQUIRED TO RESERVE A SEAT

When
Trip Info
Cost
Tue, 13 Aug
THE LEGENDS LIVE-THE SONGS OF LOVE - Aqua Turf from Sinatra & Kenny Rogers to Ella Fitzgerald & Roberta Flack and enjoy Baked Cod/Chicken Masala Drive Yourself
$54.00
Tue, 13 Aug -
Wed, 14 Aug
SARATOGA & LAKE GEORGE - Visit the New York Adirondacks starting with Saratoga Springs, beautiful Lake George and Glen Falls, NY. Enjoy a delightful dinner cruise to wind down your day. There will be some time for shopping, followed by a chance to see thoroughbred racehorses at their best. Something for everyone in the lovely Adirondacks.
$469pp/dbl
Thu, 15 Aug -
Sun, 18 Aug
MONTREAL & QUEBEC ADVENTURE - Roundtrip motor coach with 3-nights' accommodations, baggage handling included. The first night you will stay at the Delta by Marriott Centreville, a great place to stay and after a chance to rest a bit you are invited to a Welcome Dinner in Old Montreal. You will follow the St. Lawrence River Valley to Quebec City and beautiful Notre Dame Basilica as well as the scenic view of the city from Mont Royal. Visit the Quebec Citadel and a chance to stroll the Boardwalk at Dufferin Terrace by the Chateau Frontenac. You will have time to shop, dine and explore. Plenty of history here including the Place Royal where Samuel Champlain first settled over 400 years ago; then the Plains of Abraham and the ornate Quebec Basilica. Sightseeing includes St. Anne de Beaupre, outdoor bread ovens and Montmorency Falls. Enjoy the great dining in both these beautiful cities.
$899 pp dbl
Wed, 21 Aug

Drive yourself
SAIL ON THE BEACH BOYS TRIBUTE - Performing classic hits that recreate the timeless songs of surfing, cruising, dancing & dreaming. Enjoy Lemon Chicken and maple glazed salmon
Drive yourself Aqua Turf
$94
Wed, 28 Aug -
Sun, 8 Sep
CANADA CRUISE ROUNDTRIP BOSTON WITH OVERNIGHT IN QUEBEC - 11 nights aboard the Celebrity Eclipse includes wine, beer & spirits package, Wi-Fi & gratuities. For more information call Donna at Friendship tours 1-800-243-1630
from $2299
Tue, 10 Sep
SHAKE RATTLE & ROLL DUELING PIANOS - Two top piano entertainers take the stage for an epic battle mixing music & comedy and enjoy Roast Beef/Chicken Francaise
Drive yourself Aqua Turf
$54
Tue, 10 Sep
THE MUSIC OF DEAN MARTIN AT AMARANTE’S WATERFRONT SEA CLIFF - Jack Lynn takes you back to the swinging Rat Pack years with songs made famous by Dean Martin. Enjoy Chicken Florentine or Baked Stuffed Sole.
$110
Sun, 15 Sep -
Sun, 22 Sep
HIGHLIGHTS OF NOVA SCOTIA & P.E.I. - A beautiful time of year to visit Nova Scotia & P.E.I. Motorcoach transportation and ferry to Nova Scotia where this trip will take you on guided tours of not only Nova Scotia but Halifax, Prince Edward Island, Lunenburg, Peggy’s Cove, Citadel Fortress, Anne of Green Gables, P.E.I. National Seashore and a guided tour of Acadia National Park, Maine. Great dining – enjoy the lobster!
$2,399 pp dbl
Tue, 17 Sep
PROVIDENCE ITALIAN STYLE - Enjoy the sights and smells of Italy with a behind the scenes tour of Providence Historic Federal Hill then enjoy a three course lunch at Cassarino’s Restaurant with choice of chicken, pasta or backed fish. The Italian experience follows with a Gondola ride with a singing gondolier.
$185
Mon, 30 Sep -
Wed, 2 Oct
“DANIEL” AT SIGHT & SOUND THEATRE - Travel to beautiful Pennsylvania Dutch Country where you will experience the Amish culture, foods and hospitality. The highlight of this trip is of course the Sight & Sound Theatre where we have reserved orchestra seats for you to see “DANIEL”. But you will also have time at Kitchen Kettle Village where there is much to do and of course shopping. After breakfast on Day 3 you will be taken on an Amish Farmlands Tour to learn about Amish living and their farms. This trip wraps up with lunch before heading home.
$675.00 PP DBL
Wed, 2 Oct
NEW YORK’S HIGH SOCIETY - A chance to visit Gracie Mansion which dates back to 1799. Yes, and it’s still beautiful and still standing. This is the same place that Fiorello La Guardia and his family lived and many other Mayors since 1942. You will be taken to the famous Carmines for an Italian lunch, family style with coffee and tea. Afterwards you will enjoy Arthur Avenue where you will find the Arthur Avenue Retail Market which has all kinds of foods, cheeses, sausages, breads etc. Shop and bring something home Italian to enjoy at home. Free time as well for shopping or strolling
$169 pp
Tue, 8 Oct
AMERICAN BANDSTAND TRIBUTE - Join Dave Colucci & Donna Lee DePrille as they pay tribute to Dick Clark’s legendary TV show with hits from the 50’s & 60’s and enjoy Lemon Chicken/Pork Schnitzel
Drive yourself Aqua Turf
$54
Thu, 10 Oct
THE ULITIMATE CHER EXPERIENCE - At Oak Villa, Oakville CT. Journey through Cher’s spectacular career. Lisa Carter brings the elaborate costumes & wigs, banter & comedy with friend Freddie Marlon showcasing Kenny roger’s great his. Enjoy family style meal Chicken Parmesan & roast beef
$124
Sun, 13 Oct -
Sun, 20 Oct
FUN FILLED GETAWAY TO FLORIDA & THE BAHAMAS ON THE SYMPHONY OF THE SEAS FROM NEW JERSEY - 7 nights with all meals onboard, casino, full spa & fitness center & nightly entertainment. For more information call Donna at Friendship tours 1-800-243-1630
from $949 pp dbl
Tue, 12 Nov
ARMED FORCES TRIBUTE & DOWNTOWN 6 BAND - The Hartford Brass Ensemble pays tribute to the Armed forces for Veterans Day enjoy Roast Beef/Pan Seared Salmon
Drive yourself Aqua Turf
$54
Fri, 29 Nov -
Fri, 6 Dec
A NASHVILLE & SMOKY MOUNTAINS CHRISTMAS - Visit the country music capital of America and get to stay at a 4-star hotel, namely the Gaylord Opryland Resort with rooms overlooking a beautiful garden decorated for the holidays. You will get to visit the Belle Meade 1807 Greek Revival mansion once a premier horse farm with many that were Kentucky Derby winners. Then a delightful three course lunch in the 1892 Carriage House with time to tour the grounds followed by some wine tasting. Later you will enjoy dinner and a show before you head to the Grand Ole Opry for a musical extravaganza. Also included in this trip is the Country Music Hall of Fame, and so much more. Then on to Gatlinburg, the gateway to the Smoky Mountain National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will visit the world-famous Dollywood for the Christmas at Dollywood extravaganza where the village is decorated with more than six thousand lights and where you will have dinner. As you leave Gatlinburg you will be taken for a scenic drive through the lovely Blue Ridge Mountains on your way to Asheville. You will be checking into a hotel in Asheville and will have time here for shopping, dining, breweries, arts and crafts stores or just relaxing. Asheville is noted for the famous Biltmore Estate which was built in 1895 by George Vanderbilt II. You will have time to tour the estate and its grounds and enjoy wine tasting at Antler Hill Village located on the estate.
$3,629 pp dbl
Tue, 3 Dec
SHADOWS OF THE 60’S A Holiday Tribute to Motown - drive yourself at The Aqua Turf and enjoy a mix of Motown & holiday tunes bringing the best of both worlds that will put you in the mood to sing and dance. Family style lunch with Chicken Parmesan & broiled scrod w/spinach & tomato topping
Drive yourself
$94
Tue, 10 Dec
HOLIDAY CLASSICS WITH THE CARTELLS - With sing-a-long from the Glamour Girls & Santa & Mrs Clause designed to get you in the holiday spirit enjoy Roasted Turkey/ Backed Cod
Drive yourself Aqua Turf
$54
Wed, 11 Dec
RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR - A fun day to be in the big city that will be decorated for the upcoming holiday. You will have free time to shop and enjoy the lovely storefronts and restaurants. The highlight of this trip is the Radio City Music Hall for a 2:00pm performance. You will have reserved orchestra seats to see the all new Radio City Christmas Spectacular. If you’ve never seen the show before you are in for a great surprise and a real treat. If you’ve seen the show before you have never seen it like this ! The performance will be using ‘Christmasvision’ and digital technology and the interior of Radio City will transform into a massive and magical canvas. Unbelievable !! The Rockettes will perform their classic ‘Parade of Wooden Soldiers’, ‘New York Christmas’ and the ‘Living Nativity’. Truly something you don’t want to miss
$199 pp
Sun, 29 Dec -
Sun, 5 Jan
NEW YEARS CRUISE From NEW JERSEY - A great way to ring in the New Year aboard Royal Caribbean Odyssey of the Seas. Catch some sun in Florida & the Bahamas including CocoCay. Roundtrip transportation to NJ Pier. Seven nights aboard a beautiful ship; all meals onboard plus nightly entertainment. A great way to relax after a busy year.
from $1,399 pp
2025
Wed, 16 Apr -
Sat, 26 Apr
TULIP TIME ALONG THE RHINE - Once you’ve checked in aboard the MS Symphonie you have time to explore the city of Basel followed by a cocktail reception and a wonderful dinner by locally prepared French Cuisine. This trip takes you to Breisach, Germany, Strasbourg, Mainz, Koblenz, Cologne, Dusseldorf, Nijmegen and Amsterdam with offerings of delightful foods, wine tasting and impeccable scenic views. In Strasbourg take the boat ride on the canals through this historic town and visit its old cathedral. While cruising the romantic Rhine Valley you will travel to the legendary rock of the Lorelei. As you cruise to Cologne you might catch a glimpse of the Seven Hills (Siebengebirge). While in Cologne you will have a locally guided tour of this magnificent city where you can visit the immense Gothic cathedral; the tallest twin-spire church in the world. Before you head back to the ship you have free time in this landmark city
From $4,339 pp dbl
2025
Mon, 16 Jun -
Thu, 26 Jun
CRUISE TO ALASKA - You will fly to Vancouver, Canada and then embark on the Norwegian Jade and will cruise to Katchikan home of the world’s must lush wilderness due to its abundant rainfall. In Juneau you will see icefields and Glacier Bay National Park The remote town of Skagway along the Inside Passage is known for those seeking gold from 1896-1897. Icy Strait Point; one of the few places in the world where the wildlife outnumbers the human population. The Hubbard Glacier, the largest tidewater glacier in North America is awesome and towers nearly 400 feet, 250 feet which is underwater, some are three to four stories high. Nearly 6 miles wide and 76 miles long, this enormous glacial mass is an experience not soon to be forgotten. You may see many kinds of wildlife from bald eagles to harbor seals, orcas and humpback whales. You will travel to Whittier which will feel like a world away. You will be greeted in Seward and board a motorcoach and travel to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Then on to Anchorage and Denali National Park. After Denali National Park you board the Alaska railroad to Fairbanks. You will tour Fairbanks by motorcoach and then take a ride on the Riverboat Discovery for a journey into the heart of Alaska and its Native American heritage
From $3,999 pp dbl

Ask at trip desk for more details or call
Lana White at 860-621-3779 preferably between 9AM and 5PM.

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