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Collins Center Seniors

Refund checks have been sent to passengers asking for a refund for the Fireworks in New York trip from July 3-6. The trip has been postponed until 2021.

Refund checks have also been sent to passengers for Rhode Island Adventure from July 13 to July 16.

Vouchers have been sent for the two trips that were canceled in March, $59 for the St. Patrick’s Day Show and $69 for Cartwright’s Maple Inn. Collins Center Seniors officials can send refund checks for those vouchers when they are returned.

Those who have signed up and paid for any of the scheduled trips will receive a full refund.

Terry Buckwald as “Elvis at delLago Casino” has been rescheduled to Aug. 4. The Niagara Jet Boat Tour will be Aug. 5, the Hidden Valley Animal Adventure is set for Aug. 20 and Memories, a tribute to Barbara Streisand at the Riviera Theatre, has been rescheduled to Sept. 4.

Members also have trips planned to the America’s Wild West Tour from Sept. 8-16 and Christmas at the Biltmore from Nov. 16-20.

For more information visit www.knowhowtours.com/collinscenter or contact Irene Pfeifer at 532-4268 or Bridget Farner at 532-9586. Attendees are asked to make checks payable to Collins Center Seniors, 13851 Quaker St., Collins, NY 14034.

Grape Belt Seniors

The Grape Belt Seniors will not hold its regularly scheduled summer picnic in 2020 while the group has also canceled its Nov. 3 Niagara Casino Customer Appreciation Night trip.

¯ Aug. 30 to see the New York Yankees play the Cleveland Indians in Cleveland;

¯ Sept. 4 to see “Memories,” a Barbara Streisand tribute;

¯ Sept. 28 to the Corning Museum;

¯ Oct. 14 to see a musical comedy at the Station Dinner Theater in Erie;

¯ Oct. 21-23 to Lancaster County, Pa.;

¯ Dec. 15 to the Shaw Festival at Niagara-on-the-Lake. Proof of citizenship is required;

¯ July 2021 to the Treasures of Quebec by rail; and

¯ Sept. 13-20, 2021 to the Pacific Northwest.

A trip to Italy is in preliminary planning stages for 2022.

For information on trips, contact Judy Marino at 672-5778 (day trips) and Marianne Serio at 672-5274 (extended trips).


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