Savvy Senior Programs

New London Barn Playhouse

The Marvelous Wonderettes - Who has big hair, big voices, and bigger personalities: the Marvelous Wonderettes! It's Prom Night 1958 at Springfield High. With voices as big as their bouffants, the Wonderettes wow with hits like "It's My Party," "Son of a Preacher Man," "You Don't Own Me," "RESPECT," and more! We will have an early lunch at Tuckers'.

Date: Wednesday, August 28th

Time:  Depart at 9 am from behind City Hall, Return by 5 pm

Fee: $15 includes transportation and ticket

Hildene: Lincoln Family Home

Robert Lincoln built Hildene as a summer home at the turn of the 20th century. He was the only child of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln to survive to maturity. Some forty years later, he returned to purchase 392 acres of land to build what he would call his ancestral home. At the time, Robert was president of the Pullman Company, the largest manufacturing corporation in the country. We will take a 45 minute guided tour, enjoy the home and grounds, have lunch at Seasons Restaurant, and vsiit Mother Myrick's Confectionery after lunch.

Date: Wednesday, September 11th or Tuesday, September 17th

Time: Depart at 8:45 am from behind City Hall, Return by 5 pm

Fee: $12.50 includes transportation and ticket

The Big E: NH Day

Group guests can stroll through the Avenue of States, Storrowton Village and the grounds filled with shopping, entertainment, midway rides and foods from around the world - all during New England's most colorful season!

Date: Friday, September 20th

Time: Depart at 9 am from behind City Hall, Return by 7 pm

Fee: $82 includes coach bus transportation and ticket

Time to Fly: Visit the NH Aviation Museum & IHOP

The Aviation Museum of New Hampshire is a historical museum operated by the New Hampshire Aviation Historical Society, a non-profit group that preserves the history of flight in the State of New Hampshire. Plus, we will have an early lunch at IHOP prior to our visit.

Date: Friday, September 27th

Time: Depart at 9 am from behind City Hall, Return by 5 pm

Fee: $8 includes transportation and ticket

Hobo Railroad and Lunch

Enjoy a 15 mile ride through a woodsy setting along the winding Pemigewasset River, traveling in beautifully restored vintage coaches, and includes a hobo picnic lunch.

Date: Friday, October 4th or Thursday, October 10th

Time: Depart at 9 am from behind City Hall, Return by 5 pm

Fee: $30 includes transportation and ticket

Harpoon Brewery Lunch & American Precision Museum

Enjoy lunch at Windsor's Harpoon Brewery (Menu Prices Range: $11-$18) and then visit the 1846 Robbins & Lawrence Armory, a National Historic Landmark. The American Precision Museum holds the largest collection of historically significant machine tools in the nation.

Date: Tuesday, November 5th

Time: Depart at 10:30 am from behind City Hall, Return by 3 pm

Fee: $11 includes transportation and ticket

P&H Truck Stop

They have some great food and great atmosphere! Come join for this annual Fall trip!

Date: Friday, November 15th & Monday, November 18th

Time: Depart at 10:30 am from behind City Hall, Return by 3 pm

Fee: $5 includes transportation

Boston Flower & Garden Show

Inspiring, educating and motivating the region's gardeners. Whether for curb appeal, backyard, kitchen, indoor, rooftop or community gardens, this is where New England's green lovers go to discover new ideas while having fun with family and friends.

Date: Thursday, March 12th

Time: Leave Hartford Ice Hockey Rink Arena Parking Lot at 8:15 am, Return by 7 pm

Fee: $63 includes transportation and ticket

Register with Hartford Recreation 802-295-5036. *Tip for bus driver not included.