The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

Entertainment

November 16, 2011

Stanly County Senior Center upcoming activities

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 — Senior Center trips are open to the public; there are no age requirements.  If you have never traveled with us, we invite you to join us!  All trips are taken on a deluxe motorcoach.  For individuals who have never been on this type bus, you have a captains chair, often times a foot rest, reclining seat, TVs to play movies and the bus does have a restroom. Visa, Mastercard & Discover are accepted

 

TRIP: Christmas with Elvis! (Stephen Freeman)

December 2, 2011

$57 per person, due at the time of registration

This trip includes:  floor seating at the Paramount Theater in Burlington, NC, roundtrip deluxe motorcoach transportation, standard taxes, driver gratuities and fees.

TRIP: Christmas in Dollywood

December 7-9, 2011

$399 per person based on double occupancy (single, triple and quad rates available upon request)

This trip includes:  2 nights hotel accommodations, 2 breakfasts, 2 dinners including the Smith Family Dinner Theater, 2 Evening receptions, 3 shows in Pigeon Forge, Admission to Dollywood, Visit to the Titanic Museum, View the Winterfest Lights Display, deluxe motorcoach transportation, standard taxes, gratuities, baggage handling, and fees.

***NEW TRIP***: JERSEY BOYS

Thursday February 23, 2012

$110 per person, due at time of registration

Deadline to RSVP and Cancel: Friday, December 30

A Tony Award winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy Devito and Nick Massi. JERSEY BOYS tells the phenomenal story of how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history.

This trip includes: Orchestra seating at the Belk Theater at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, Charlotte NC, roundtrip deluxe motorcoach transportation, standard taxes, driver gratuities and fees.

283 N. Third St. Albemarle, NC  28001

For More information call Pamela Allen at 704/986-3781

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