LOCAL TRAVEL

Wednesday, May 1
First Wednesday Breakfast Club
Are you a morning person? A breakfast person? If you are, our latest travel adventure is perfect for you.
Wednesday May 1, The Old European on N. Division.
Cost: $8 members/$13 non-members. Van leaves at 9 a.m. and returns about 11. Cost of breakfast not included.

Thursday, May 9
Northwest Senior Expo
The Northwest Senior Expo is the area’s premier lifestyle event for baby boomers and seniors. We understand that today’s senior community has a dynamic lifestyle and are looking for ways to stay healthy, active and engaged. Located at KXLY, the Expo offers break-out sessions, seminars, more than 120 vendors, prizes and giveaways.
Cost: $13 members/$18 non-members. Includes entrance, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 1 p.m. and returns about 5.
 

Friday, May 10
49er Club
Coeur d'Alene Second Friday Art Walk and Dinner
Stroll through beautiful downtownCoeur d'Alene and enjoy local and nationally acclaimed artists. Visit supporting galleries, shops, restaurants and businesses with your friends and family. We’ll have a hosted dinner after cruising the eclectic venues.
Hosted dinner before returning to Spokane. Cost: $49 members/$54 non-members. Includes dinner, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 4 and returns about 9:30 p.m.
 
Wednesday, May 15
Mystery Lunch

Meet your friends for this no-host lunch on the town. Kathy Meyer finds new and interesting places to take you each month for lunch. It’s a mystery! This month, lunch is included in the cost of the trip.
Cost: $23 members/$28 non-members. Includes lunch, transportation, valet parking. Van leaves at 11:30 a.m. and returns about 2 p.m.
 

Thursday, May 16
Mates Day Out
At Servatron Manufacturing

Servatron is a highly experienced, turnkey provider of custom, contract manufacturing services to the electronics industry. They build circuit boards for a variety of industries from medical machines used at hospitals and clinics to Redbox and Coinstar. A spinoff of Liberty Lake-based Itron Inc., Servatron began with 78 employees and one customer. The company now has almost 170 employees and more than 40 customers around the world.
Cost: $8 members/$13 non-members. Includes transportation, valet parking. Van leaves at 8:30 a.m. and returns about noon. No host brunch after the tour.
Tour size limited to nine attendees.
Looking Ahead! In June M.D.O. goes to Solar Roadway in Sandpoint.

Sunday, May 19
Galloping Gourmet
@ Texas Roadhouse in Coeur d’Alene

Join Florence and the gang for this Center tradition. It fills fast, so don’t hesitate to sign up!
Cost: $11 members/ $16 non-members. Includes transportation, valet parking. Van leaves at 3:30 p.m. and returns about 7.
 

 
Monday, May 20
Northern Quest Casino

It’s time to hit the slots! Join Flo and friends for an afternoon of gaming at Northern Quest Casino.
Cost: $8 members/$13non-members. Includes transportation and valet service. Van leaves at 10 a.m. and returns about 3 p.m.
 
Wednesday, May 22
Lunch at Orlando’s,
SCC Culinary Institute 
If you have yet to experience this culinary delight, you’re missing out on one of Spokane’s best kept secrets. Orlando’s seasonally-inspired menus are meticulously crafted with the highest quality, respectfully grown, healthiest and most delicious ingredients the Inland Northwest has to offer! Orlando’s is truly fine dining at an affordable price.
Orlando’s is a student-run restaurant that is an integral part of the curriculum at the Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA). This training facility fully prepares students for entry into the food services industry. Their menu features a variety of food, while providing a learning curriculum for the culinary students. The entrée descriptions challenge students to use various cooking methods, as well as choosing appropriate garnishes to complement each dish. This allows students to think like chefs and provide a variety of tastes, textures and flavors with each meal. Bring a little extra cash to take home some amazing bakery creations.
Cost: $23 members/$28 non-members. Includes transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 11 a.m. and returns about 1:30 p.m. Includes lunch and gratuity.

 
Thursday, May 23
Appetizers and More with Friends

Join Bobbi and your Southside friends to enjoy a no-host happy hour at one of Spokane’s wonderful restaurants. Great food choices for everyone with a variety of spirits and non-alcoholic beverages.
Cost: $8 members/$13 non-members. Van leaves at 3:30 p.m. and returns
at 6.

 
Friday, May 31
Art Fest in Coeur d'Alene Park
With historic Browne’s Addition as the back drop, you’ll enjoy 150 juried art vendors presenting paintings, sculptures, photography, ceramics, jewelry and more. Enjoy Northwest bands and sample fare from some of the city’s favorite food trucks and vendors.
Cost $8 membeers/$13non-members. Price includes transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at noon and returns at about 3 p.m.

Wednesday, June 5
First Wednesday Breakfast Club

Are you a morning person? A breakfast person? If you are, our latest travel adventure is perfect for you. On June 5 we go to Dolly’s Corner Café on Washington Street.
Cost: $8 members/$13 non-members. Van leaves at 9 a.m. and returns about 11. Breakfast not included.
Wednesday, July 3 -- Couple of Chefs Bruncheonette

Friday, June 7
Spokane’s Beautiful Parks
with Richard Sola

Spring is a great time to explore several of Spokane’s parks. Join us as we explore several Spokane city parks, taking in the natural beauty of springtime as well as learning the fascinating history of how and why Spokane created one of the best park systems in the U.S. During this informative and fun tour, we will stop at not just some of our famous parks, but also parks that are off the beaten path. We all know about Manito and Riverfront, but how many have visited Drumheller Springs Park, the Olmstead Triangle Parks or a park named after a Spokane saloon owner? We will see all of these and several more. The tour is led by Richard Sola, local historian, writer and teacher, whose popular trips fill up quickly, so sign up soon!
Cost: $35 members/$40 non-members. Van leaves at 9:30 a.m. and returns about noon. Sign up at the front desk and then pay Richard on the day of the trip.
For back-to-back fun, Food Truck Friday leaves the Center immediately following the park tour.

 
Friday, June 7
Food Truck Friday

Always wondered about food trucks? On Fridays, in the warm months, downtown Wall Street becomes a food truck jamboree. Let’s head downtown, grab some lunch, check out some new features in Riverfront Park, take the Sky Ride, do a little shopping, or just relax and watch the world go by.
Cost $8 members/$13non-members. Price includes transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at noon am and returns at about 3 p.m.
 
Tuesday, June 11
Zipline in Coeur d’Alene

Timberline Adventures is a world class Spokane and Coeur d’Alene zipline tour with eye-popping views overlooking Lake Coeur d’Alene and Mt. Spokane. Rated 5-Star on Trip Advisor, Timberline Adventures not only meets industry safety standards, but exceeds them to bring you one of the most exhilarating, safe and memory-making experiences you may ever have. A no-host lunch in Coeur d’Alene after the thrilling experience.
Cost: $77members/$82 non-members. Includes zipline, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 9 a.m. and returns about 3 p.m.
 

Thursday, June 13
Young Frankenstein at the Civic

Grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein (pronounced “Fronk-en-steen”) inherits his family’s estate in Transylvania. With the help of a hunchbacked sidekick, Igor, and a leggy lab assistant, Inga, Frederick finds himself in the mad scientist shoes of his ancestors. “It’s alive!” he exclaims as he brings to life a creature to rival his grandfather’s. Eventually, of course, the monster escapes and hilarity continuously abounds.
No-host dinner before the show.
Cost: $33 members/$38 non-members. Includes ticket, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 5 p.m. and returns about 10.
 

Friday, June 14
Hanford B Reactor Tour

The Manhattan Project National Historical Park tells the story of the people, events, science and engineering that led to the creation of the atomic bombs that helped bring an end to World War II. The park allows visitors to explore how the creation of these weapons changed the United States’ role in the world community. The park also addresses the consequences and legacy of the Manhattan Project, and how it has shaped the world in which we live.
Cost: $23 members/$28 non-members, includes transportation, valet parking. Depart center at 8:30 a.m. and return at 7 p.m. Bring a picnic lunch, short stop for no-host dinner on the return.
***Need to enjoy a strenuous walk an hour at a time. Days may be long and tiring.
 

Sunday, June 16
Helen Mirren/Queen Elizabeth in “The Audience” at Stage to Screen at the Bing

Captured live in London’s West End in 2013, Academy Award winner Helen Mirren plays Queen Elizabeth II in the Tony Award-winning production of "The Audience." The Bing Theater’s Stage to Screen Series showcases performances of the best stage productions from all over the world. The plays are filmed in HD in front of a live audience, with cameras carefully positioned throughout the auditorium to ensure that cinema audiences get the ‘best seat in the house’ view of each production. No host lunch before the show.
Cost: $26members/$31 non-members. Includes ticket, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at noon and returns about 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 22
49er Club
Sky Fest at Fairchild Air Force Base

Team Fairchild will open its gates to the public for a one-day event to showcase the Pacific Northwest's airpower. Some of the performers include: F-22 Demonstration Flight Team, U.S. Army Golden Knights, U.S. Air Force Heritage Flight, U.S. Air Force Academy Wings of Blue, and KC-135 Stratotanker.
Hosted dinner following the event.
Cost: $49 members/$54 non-members. Includes dinner, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 11 a.m. and returns about 6 p.m.
May encounter uneven ground, a few stairs, and longer excursions.
Wednesday, July 10
49er Club
Lake Pend Oreille History Cruise

This afternoon cruise from Sandpoint is a delightful 10-mile loop trip near the shores of Lake Pend Oreille. Learn about the history and geology of the magnificent lake. Lake Pend Oreille's origin is a fascinating story and has been said by geologists to be "The greatest geologic story never told." Learn about the early Indian history and David Thompson, the first white man to explore our area. Discover the rich rail history, and our very strange hosted lunch on the cruise.
Cost: $49 members/ $53 non-members. Includes cruise, lunch, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves at 10 a.m. and returns about 5 p.m.
 

Tuesday, July 16
Spokane’s Amazing Ice Age Floods
with Richard Sola
We will visit several sites on and around the South Hill, as we learn about the amazing and massive Ice Floods that swept through Spokane 17,000 to 20,000 years ago. The flood water was over 600 feet high and rushing at 60 miles per hour! There were as many as 100 of these floods sweeping through our city, carving out our unique landscape and creating the Channeled Scablands to the west. As we travel around the South Hill, we will also learn the story of geologist J. Harlan Bretz, who unlocked the mysteries of these floods.
Cost: $35 members/$40 non-members. Van leaves at 9:30 a.m. and returns about noon. Sign up at the front desk and then pay Richard on the day of the trip. Sells out quickly!

 
Limited Pre-purchase Opportunity!
Saturday. August 10
Les Miserables at the Opera House
In this Best of Broadway production set in 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever. No-host lunch at the Davenport Tower before the show.
Cost: $84 members/$89 non-members. Includes ticket and fees, transportation and valet parking. Van leaves the Center at 11:30 a.m., show begins at 2 p.m.




For more information on Day Trips, contact the Center at 535-0803