Please note the following three items:
1. Senior excursions are funded through a Community Development Block Grant that requires that all participants be age 55 or older. Thank you for your cooperation.
2. All senior and community trips depart from Parking Lot A (formerly known as the Park N' Ride Lot) which is located at 20983 La Puente Rd. in Walnut (near the corner of La Puente and Gartel).
3. The following rating scale has been implemented to help you select the trip that is right for you:
- Easy: Generally only light walking.
- Moderate: Some walking necessary. Should be able to stand and/or walk for a longer period of time without assistance.
- Active: Better physical condition is necessary. Lots of walking included.
Winter 2015 Senior Excursions:
Registration begins Monday, December 15, 2014 for Walnut residents and Monday, December 22, 2014 for all others.
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Harrah's Resort & Casino
Maybe you’re a slots fanatic. You might be a poker champ. Whether you’re a high roller or just learning your way around the craps table, your game is at Harrah’s. Get more of the sights, sounds and sizzle of Vegas-style action at Harrah's Resort Southern California! You can play all of your favorite games, including 1,700 hot slots, and more than 59 exciting table games. Meals on your own.
8:00AM to 5:30PM
Santa Barbara Lunch & Shopping
Come spend the day in beautiful Santa Barbara. We'll visit the Santa Barbara City College Culinary Arts School and will enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by the future chefs of America. After lunch we will spend the rest of the afternoon in beautiful downtown Santa Barbara for shopping on your own. Lunch is included with this trip.
9:00AM to 5:30PM
Palm Springs Celebrity Homes Tour & Lunch
This tour starts with a stop…for lunch that is. After lunch we’ll proceed with our Celebrity Home Tour, as we drive through some great old neighborhoods, we play a little game of guess the Stars' Home. See homes of Elvis Presley, Kirk Douglas, Goldie Hawn and more. Or perhaps, see a celebrity at home. Lunch is included with this trip.
9:30AM to 5:30PM
L.A. County Museum of Art & Lunch
For 49 years the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) has been devoted to collecting works of art that span both history and geography, in addition to representing Los Angeles's uniquely diverse population. Today LACMA is the largest art museum in the western United States, with a collection that includes over 120,000 objects dating from antiquity to the present, encompassing the geographic world and nearly the entire history of art. Join us for a day of art and culture. Lunch is included.
9:30AM to 3:30PM
Last Man Standing Live Taping (w/early Dinner)
Tim Allen returns for a fourth season as “Mike Baxter” in Last Man Standing, a show about everything that families are dealing with today – all filtered through the blunt “man’s man” comedy of an iconic American dad. We will be traveling to CBS Studio Center in Studio City for the taping of the show. You will need to have a valid ID and go through a metal detector. No cell phones, video cameras or any recording devices of any kind will be allowed in the studios. An early dinner at Dupar’s is included.
2:00PM to 11:00PM
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