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Welcome to the
Fairport Harbor Senior Center
1380 East Street
Fairport Harbor, Ohio 44077
Phone (440) 354-3674

Tours and Travel

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PlayHouse Square Broadway Series
Cleveland Playhouse

The following shows have been scheduled for 2017:
(All shows start at 7:30 unless noted otherwise)

August 17“Motown” – $67.50 pp (DUE NOW)
(Bus will leave at 4:30pm with dinner on your own)

November 9 – “Wicked”  $74.50 pp - (This is a matinee with only 23 seats available)

COMING:
December 22, 2017 – “On Your Feet!” ($67.50 pp)
(Bus will leave at 11:00am with lunch on your own)

January 2018 – “Love Never Dies”
March 2018 – “Rent”
May 2018 – “Aladdin”
August 2018 – “Hamilton” 

COMING:
December 22, 2017 – “On Your Feet!” ($67.50 pp)
(Bus will leave at 11:00am with lunch on your own)

January 2018 – “Love Never Dies”
March 2018 – “Rent”
May 2018 – “Aladdin”
August 2018 – “Hamilton”

 

GAMBLING TRIPS

Departure times on gambling trips - 9:00am unless otherwise noted.

Cost - $10.00
August 16 (Wed.) Thistledown
September 20 (Wed.) Thistledown

The following trips for 2017 are offered through the Fairport Senior Center:

August 2 – “Behind the Scenes” Take a Hike Tour of Cleveland. This is a guided walking “behind the scenes” tour of Playhouse Square. We will leave the Center at 9:15am and meet our tour guide for a 1½- hour tour. Afterwards we’ll have lunch at the Green Rooster Farm Restaurant (on your own). Cost of trip is $10.00 per person. Please pay when signing up. (Extensive walking)

August 9 – “Men & Women Who Wine
This month we visit Laurello’s Winery. Must preorder your lunch. Bus will leave the Center at 11:30am. Please pay when you sign up. Cost $6.00 (transportation only).

August 11 – The Lincoln Highway/Buy-Way Garage Sale with JKL. Get a good night’s sleep, wear really good shoes and come ready to shop! (Lunch is on your own.) Sign up and pay at the Center. Bus will leave Center at 7:15am and will return approximately 6:45pm. Cost $44 per person & includes transportation & tip. Limited space. Must pay ASAP to keep your spot since we have a waiting list. Make your check out to JKL Tours. (Extensive walking)

August 21-22 Meadows Casino & Racetrack & Wheeling Downs with John Roberts. Includes round trip transportation, $25.00 slot play from Meadows Casino & Racetrack, 1 night stay at Wheeling Downs with breakfast buffett and $50.00 slot play. Cost is $135/pp (double occupancy). Please call 440-639-9111 to book.

August 30 – Goodtime III: Enjoy a fun time cruising on the Cuyahoga River & Lake Erie aboard the Goodtime III. The bus will leave the Center at 10:15am. We’ll board the ship at 11:30am and take a 2-hour cruise. Afterwards, we’ll stop for a late lunch (on your own) at the new Wahlburgers. Cost $20/pp.  

September 1 – A Real Cowboy Experience in Lodi, Ohio with JKL. Explore Oberlin with a local guide, visit the charming village of Wellington and have an authentic Cowboy adventure in Lodi complete with a barbecue sandwich lunch and rodeo. We finish the day with a visit to Medina. Sign up and pay at the Center. Bus will leave at 7:00am. Cost $79 per person and is due now. Please make your check out to JKL Tours. Limited space.   (Moderate walking)

September 2-10, 2017 – Mount Rushmore & the Black Hills of South Dakota.
Visit Badlands National Park, Wall Drug Store & Wildlife Loop Road at Custer State Park. Includes 8 breakfasts & 6 dinners. Cost of trip $795 per person (double occupancy). Another bus has been ordered & we will be picking up in Madison & Perry. Please plan to attend our trip meeting on August 25 @ 9:00am to receive your itinerary and luggage tags. Please make other arrangements if you are unable to attend.
  
September 13_– “Men & Women Who WineThis month we visit Bene Vino’s Winery for a potluck lunch.  Please pay when you sign up. Cost $6.00 (transportation only).

September 20 – Visit the Holden Arboretum Emergent Tower and Canopy Walk. The bus will leave the Center at 9:15am. Cost is $14/pp and includes transportation and admission fees. We’ll have lunch at Kirtland City Tavern (on our own). (Extensive walking and stairs)
September 22 – Autumn Amish Adventure with JKL. Visit Ohio’s Amish country starting at Smucker’s retail store in Orrville.  Next see P. Graham Dunn, a unique wood-working factory, to view Amish workers creating their products. A must stop is Lehman’s Hardware, where the Amish shop!  Lunch at the Amish Door Restaurant of Wilmot. We’ll walk it off with shopping. Our final stop will be at Broadrun Cheesehouse. The bus will leave the Center at 7:00am.  Cost $65 per person. Must pay ASAP to keep your spot since we have a waiting list. Make your check out to JKL Tours.  Limited space.  (Moderate walking)

October 16-20, 2017 – The Ark Encounter (5 days & 4 nights). Includes admission to the Ark Encounter, Creation Museum, Newport Aquarium, Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Gardens. Cost of trip is $539/pp (double occupancy). Balance is due August 18. Please make your check out to Diamond Tours.

November 19-20 – Seneca Allegheny Fall Getaway & Presque Isle with John Roberts. Includes round trip transportation, 1 night stay at Seneca Allegheny Casino Resort, $50.00 in slot play, $20.00 in food credit, $25.00 in slot pay at Presque Isle. Cost is $144/pp (double occupancy).  Please call 440-639-9111 for booking.

November 29 – Oglebay, WV Holiday Lights with JKL. This is one of America’s finest lighting displays with dinner at the Wilson Lodge. Cost $79 per person.  Limited space. Payment is due August 11. Please make your check out to JKL Tours. (Mild walking)

December 13 – 500 Nativity Scenes and Stan Hywet Hall with JKL. Feel the spirit of Christmas seeing both of these inspiring Christmas displays; lunch at Cathedral Buffet.
Cost $79 per person. Limited space. Payment is due August 11. Please make your check out to JKL Tours. (Moderate walking)

Trips Coming In 2018

April 15-21, 2018 – New Orleans. Cost $639/pp (double occupancy). More information to follow. (Diamond Tours)

Fall 2018 – Branson, MO. More information to come.

November 1-8, 2018 – Spotlight on Tuscany, Italy through Collette Tours. Please plan to attend a presentation on this trip on August 29 @ 5:30pm for additional information. Flyers are now available at the Center.

Fairport Park is hosting Community Days” on September 17 from Noon to 5:00pm. There will be food, games, raffles, crafts and entertainment. Make your plans now to attend.

Senior Center T-shirts AvailableThe Center has a limited number of T-shirts for sale at $10.00 each.

Hats are coming soon & will be available for $10.00 each.

Cookbooks are available at $12.00 per cookbook.

Thanks for supporting our Center. All funds go towards our building fund.

Please check out our Center’s display showcase window in the main hall.  Charlotte Perdan has shared her beautiful “beachy” collection (complete with tall ships) with us this month. Thanks, Charlotte!

Do you have a creative side…or a collection that you would like to showcase?

The Center has a display showcase window in the main hall that is available. It’s locked and secure. Please consider volunteering to update our showcase window.

Don’t forget!!

Please park in the back
overflow lot (northeast of building)
for all trips!!!

Remember….space is at a minimum. Thank you!