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Old Dominion – Mount Vernon

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 8:00am

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Join us for an entire day at George Washington’s Potomac River plantation. In the morning we’ll take in Mount Vernon’s fabulous must-see museum, then, after dining on the estate, we’ll tour the mansion and stroll the beautiful grounds.Lunch on your own

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Old Dominion – Mount Vernon

Member $83.00
Guest $93.00


Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival

Sunday, June 14, 2015 at 11:00am

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You’ve attended classical concerts in Charlottesville for years.  Now, join us as we travel over the Blue Ridge to the Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival in Harrisonburg. In its 23rd year, the festival brings together artists from all over the country for a week of the unsurpassed music of Johann Sebastian Bach and a featured country, composer, era or people.  Called “an absolute treasure,” and “the jewel in Harrisonburg’s crown,” you’ll be humming the music long after you return home.
We’ll enjoy the beauty of the Shenandoah Valley, and stop for lunch on your own at a restaurant to be determined.  Then on to Eastern Mennonite University for a concert not to be missed.  If you’ve never attended a classical concert, this is the one for you!

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival

Member $57.00
Guest $67.00


Old Dominion – Fredericksburg Rising Sun Tavern, Mary Washington House

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 8:00am

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An entire day spent in historic downtown Fredericksburg! First we’ll visit the fantastic Rising Sun Tavern—where we’ll hear tavern lore—then we’ll enjoy lunch nearby. The afternoon will find us touring the Mary Washington House (owned by the president’s mother) Princeton! Lunch included

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Old Dominion – Fredericksburg Rising Sun Tavern, Mary Washington House

Member $82.00
Guest $92.00


RIVERSIDE: "My Way: A Musical Tribute To Frank Sinatra"

Sunday, June 28, 2015 at 10:45am

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Join us as we travel to the Riverside Center to enjoy a musical tribute to ol’ Blue Eyes.
Featuring 56 of Sinatra’s greatest hits, from his debut years in the 1940’s as a big
band crooner, through the 1980’s Rat Pack era in Las Vegas, to the
“Chairman of the Board” in the 1990s, this musical revue pays homage to one
of the greatest entertainers of the 20th century.  Enjoy the excitement of a live
stage band backing multiple singers and dancers for an afternoon of
unforgettable music.  Dinner is included.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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RIVERSIDE: "My Way: A Musical Tribute To Frank Sinatra"

member $99.00
guest $109.00


TANGIER ISLAND

Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 5:45am

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Don’t miss a delightful summer journey on the Chesapeake Bay! We’ll board The Chesapeake Breeze in Reedville for the trip to Tangier Island, a charming little island dubbed the “soft shell crab capital” of the nation. After a delicious all-you-can eat meal at Hilda Crockett’s Chesapeake House, there will be time to shop and/or explore the island on foot or by golf cart. Lunch is included in the price.

Location: Senior Center

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TANGIER ISLAND

Member $101.00
Guest $111.00


Travel Session: Trevilian Station Battlefield, Exchange Hotel, & Maplewood Cemetery

Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 9:00am

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A Civil War day-trip led by historian Rick Britton featuring: Charlottesville’s Maplewood Cemetery (final resting place of Confederate Generals John M. Jones and Armistead L. Long), Gordonsville’s Exchange Hotel (where 70,000 sick and wounded soldiers were treated during the war), lunch at the fabulous BBQ Exchange, and then an entire afternoon on the Trevilian Station Battlefield. The Civil War’s largest all-cavalry battle, Trevilian Station pitted Union Gen. Philip Sheridan against Confederate Gen. Wade Hampton.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Travel Session: Trevilian Station Battlefield, Exchange Hotel, & Maplewood Cemetery

Member $76.00
Guest $86.00


Old Dominion - Woodrow Wilson Staunton

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 9:00am

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The Woodrow Wilson Birthplace & Library is a beautifully restored Greek Revival manse that sits atop Gospel Hill in Staunton’s historic district. During our morning there, we’ll retrace Wilson’s inspiring journey from the Shenandoah to the White House. After eating nearby, we’ll enjoy a guided tour of the city’s many wonderful architectural gems.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Old Dominion - Woodrow Wilson Staunton

Member $88.00
Guest $98.00


Old Dominion - The Flying Circus

Sunday, August 30, 2015 at 9:00am

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We’ll start with a visit to the wonderful Culpeper Area Museum, then lunch in downtown Culpeper. After a stroll about the town, we’ll thrill to biplane acrobatics at the fabulous Flying Circus Airshow.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Old Dominion - The Flying Circus

Member $81.00
Guest $91.00


Old Dominion - Arlington Cemetery and Manassas Museum

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 8:00am

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We’ll enjoy the Manassas Battlefield in the morning, then Arlington National Cemetery in the afternoon, including: Arlington House—Lee’s home—the U.S. Marine Corps Memorial, J.F.K.’s gravesite, the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, & more! Lunch is included.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Old Dominion - Arlington Cemetery and Manassas Museum

Member $94.00
Guest $104.00


Riverside - Sister Act

Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at 9:30am

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Sister Act tells the story of Deloris Van Cartier, a night club performer, whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone think to look - a convent!  Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris (now Sister Mary Clarence) helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own.  A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, Sister Act is reason to REJOICE!  a delicious lunch is included.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Riverside - Sister Act

Member $99.00
Guest $109.00


POQUOSON SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

Saturday, October 17, 2015 at 7:00am

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Join us as we travel again to the Hampton Roads area for the 35th annual Poquoson
Seafood Festival.  The festival features over 150 arts and craft vendors,
seafood vendors, commercial vendors and musical entertainment.  Last year
we had a great time and enjoyed delicious seafood - there is a wide variety
of seafood for every palate.  This festival is dedicated to preserving the heritage
of the Chesapeake working watermen.  Lunch is on your own at the festival.

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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POQUOSON SEAFOOD FESTIVAL

Member $55.00
Guest $65.00


Old Dominion - Yorktown

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 8:00am

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The Yorktown Battlefield – In the morning we’ll take in the Yorktown Battlefield Museum (which features a short film). After dining nearby, we’ll spend the afternoon visiting the Hornwork, the French Grand Battery, Redoubts #9 & #10, and Surrender Field. Lunch is included

Open to all.

Location: Senior Center

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Old Dominion - Yorktown

Member $82.00
Guest $92.00