Van Trips

Lunch Bunch at Fenimores Pub at the Queensbury Hotel

Tuesday, November 26th

The Queensbury Hotel is an iconic hotel built in 1926, offering a home away from home experience unparalleled in upstate New York. It has recently undergone major restorations returning the hotel to its original grandeur. Pay $10 at sign up. Please bring additional money for lunch. Leave the Center at 11:30am.

Parks Bentley House - Nativities of the Americas"

Friday, December 6th

Enjoy a holiday tradition at this historic house. View the wonderful house decked out for the Christmas season with creches from the North and South American continents. In addition to a few favorites from previous years, there will be many nativities that have never been displayed. Have an early lunch at the Peppermill on the way. Pay $10 at sign up. Bring $5 admission and lunch money. Leave the Center at 10:45 am.

Lunch Bunch at The Silo

Tuesday, December 10th

Set in a transplanted barn, this daytime cafe offers country fare, fudge and a shop with local crafts. Pay $10 at sign up. Please bring additional money for lunch and shopping. Leave the Center at 10:00 am.

Silver Foxes - Holiday Lunch

Thursday, December 12th

The Silver Foxes lunch group is back by popular demand! Join Joe, our Transportation Driver, and head to Skidmore Dining Hall for lunch, conversation, and laughs. Pay $2 at sign up. Please bring additional money for lunch. Leave the Center at 11:45 am.

Governor's Mansion at Christmas & Festival of Trees

Thursday, December 12th

Guided tour of the holiday-decorated Governor's Mansion. Lunch at The Hollow Bar & Kitchen. After lunch, swing by the Schenectady Festival of Trees. Pay $10 at sign up. Please bring $8 for admission to the festival of trees and additional money for lunch and shopping. Leave the Center at 9:45 am. Bring Photo ID.

Hildene at Christmas and The Vermont Country Store

Tuesday, December 17th

Guided tour of the historic home of Robert Lincoln. In 1912, the Lincoln Family spent Christmas Eve here, so when the estate hosts its holiday festivities, it is to evoke that evening. The sounds of Christmas resonate throughout the home from the family's Aeolian player organ and the windows are candlelit. After the tour, head to The Vermont Country Store for shopping and lunch. Pay $33.50 at sign up. Please bring additional money for lunch and shopping. Leave the Center
at 8:30 am.

Holiday Lights in the Park

Wednesday, December 18th

The 23rd Annual Price Chopper/Market 32 Capital Holiday Lights in the Park is an all-new, drive-through spectacular with more than 125 displays and scenes in Albany's Washington Park. Pay $15 at sign up. Please bring additional money for snacks and shopping. Leave the Center at 5:15 pm.

All About the "Schuyler Women"

Thursday, December 19th

Start with a guided tour of the Schuyler Mansion, the elegant home of General Philip Schuyler, focusing on the Schulyer Women. The next stop is Albany Institute of History & Art for a gallery talk about the "Schuyler Sisters". As the wife of Alexander Hamilton, Eliza had a front-row seat to events that shaped this country in the years immediately following the Revolution. There is no time for lunch between tours. Please eat breakfast and bring a snack/water. Have a late
lunch at Albany Pump Station. Pay $34 at sign up, bring lunch money. Leave the Center at 10:15 am.

Thursday, February 20, 2020, 1:30pm

Fiddler on the Roof
At Proctors
$66.00 due at sign up

Thursday, April 30, 2020, 1:30pm

Cats!
At Proctors
$66.00 due at sign up

Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 2:00pm

Sister Act!
At Capital Rep
$63.00 due at sign up