The final AARP Driving Course for the spring season will be held Tuesday, May 24. Pre-registration is required and only can be made by calling 532-2507. Courses will resume in the fall, dates to be announced.
The Tai Chi Class and Senior Bowling have ended for the spring season.
A new trip has been scheduled for July 18 to the Seneca Niagara Casino. Casino incentives are $20 slot dollars and $5 food. Current state/federal issued ID is required to receive incentives. Cost is $10 for residents of the towns of Collins, Perrysburg and Persia, $12 for all others.
The motor coach departs at 11 a.m. from the front parking lot of the center. A five-hour stay at the casino is required. The return home time is estimated for 6 p.m. For reservations, call Byrne or sign up in the senior room where a flyer is also available. Payment is due with reservations. Final day for reservations is June 30. A minimum of 40 passengers required.
A fall trip on Sept. 18-22 to Wildwood, N.J., is planned. The trip includes a visit to historic Cape May, a dolphin watch sightseeing cruise and a visit to the Towne of Historic Smithville.
The trip includes four breakfasts, three full-course dinners, music, entertainment, time to experience the spectacular Wildwood Boardwalk, a trip to Atlantic City where you can try your luck at the casinos and much more.
The cost is $370 per person for double occupancy; 40 people are needed to go. A $70 deposit is due when making reservations - final day is June 30. Early reservations are appreciated. Call 532-2507 for more information or to make a reservation. A sign-up sheet and flyers for all trips are available in the senior room during programming hours.
Payments on all trips will be refunded if trips are canceled due to insufficient numbers. Checks made payable to Town of Collins should be sent to Collins Town Hall, Attention: Trips, P.O. Box 420, Collins NY 14034.
Collins Center Seniors
COLLINS - The next meeting for the Collins Center Seniors will be Monday at the Gowanda American Legion Post 409 with a pot luck lunch at noon followed by a short meeting.
Passengers on the Washington, D.C., trip are asked to stay after the regular meeting to receive final information for the May 6-9 trip. Passengers for the Polish Party trip Wednesday are reminded that the motor coach will depart from Gabels' parking lot at 8:30 a.m.
Seats are available for the Head to the Shore trip June 5-8 to Atlantic City and Wildwood with guided tours of Cape May and Philadelphia. Non-members are welcome.
A trip to the Seneca Niagara Casino is scheduled for Thursday, June 23.
A new trip is planned for Tuesday, July 12, called "Locks and Carousels." The group will travel to historic Lockport and enjoy a canal-side buffet lunch, with other stops planned at Olcott Beach's Carousel Park and Murphy's Orchard. The coach will depart at 8:30 a.m. and return at 7 p.m.
The Daniel O'Donnell show is planned for Nov. 30 in Niagara Falls, Canada. Members are reminded that a $35 deposit is due by Monday to hold their tickets.
Brochures are available on all of the trips. Most trips depart from Gabels' parking lot. Contact Irene Pfeifer 532-4268 or Bridget Farner 532-9586 for more information. Make checks payable to Collins Center Seniors, 13851 Quaker St., Collins, NY 14034.