Senior Citizens

The Town of Greenfield Seniors meet at the Community Center on the 2nd & 4th Thursday of each month at 1:00 PM.  The Seniors are “On the Road Again” with a number of Town sponsored bus trips throughout the year.  New Members Welcome always welcome.  There are topics of interest for all.  For more information call Lelah at 584-6089.

 

Senior Services

The Town of Greenfield Meal Site is located at the Community Center, 25 Wilton Road.  Call 893-7644 for reservations. Free bus transportation for medical & legal appointments is available.  For a reservation please call 884-4100.


2014 Trip Schedule

The Town of Greenfield sponsors trips for Senior Residents and provides the coaches.  When available seating will be offered to members of other Senior Groups (who are not Town residents) & other folks residing outside the Town.  Payment should be made a month in advance of the date of the trip unless otherwise stated.  If you find you cannot go after signing up please notify the trip coordinator, in case there is a standby list. 
ALL PAYMENTS SHOULD BE MADE PAYABLE TO GREENFIELD SENIORS.

Tuesday, April 15th   -  Mohegan Sun  -  Bus will depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 7 AM.  Arrive at Mohegan at 11AM.  Includes Bonus Package:  2  $10.00 Free Bets and 1   $15.00 Meal Coupon.  Depart Mohegan Sun at 5:15 PM and arrive back in Greenfield at approximately 9PM   Cost $2.00

Wedsnesday,  May 28th  -  The Beeches, Rome NY  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 7:30 AM and arrive at Beeches Inn at 11:45 AM.  Buffet served at Noon:  Herb Roasted Chicken, Baked Haddock, Chef Choice Carving-Ham, Roast Beef, Turkey, Potato DuJour, Vegetable DuJour, Fresh Fruit Platter, Tossed Salad, Hot Rolls and butter, Dessert, Coffee, Tea, Milk.  Program at 1:30PM  -  Tumbling Tumbleweeds  - The story of the old West brought to life through the songs and stories of how the West was won...And how the West was fun!!   4PM Depart from The Beeches and arrive back in Greenfield at approximately 7:30 PM  Cost  $54.00

Wednesday, June 25th  -  MacHaydn Theater, Chatham NY  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 9:30 AM.  Arrive at Kozel's for Buffet Lunch.  Leave Kozel's at 1:15 PM and proceed to MacHaydn Theater.  Program  -  Fiddler on the Roof  -  Warm loving humorous story of a family's closeness and struggles as old world Russia changes around them.  Depart from MacHaydn Theater at 4:30 PM, arriving back in Greenfield at approximately 6:00PM  Cost  $49.00

Wednesday, July 16th  -  Spirit of Ethan Allen, Burlington Vermont  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 8:15 AM arriving in Burlington to Board the Spirit of Ethan Allen III at 11:30 AM.  Boat departs the dock for Lunch-on-the-lake cruise at 11:45 AM.  The 1 1/2 hour narrated cruise offers time to relax, enjoy the views and buffet designed especially for the "lunch bunch".  Menu features:  Soup of the day, Green Salad Bar, Fresh-Bakes Artisan Bread Carving Station, Pasta of the Day, Selection of Main Dish Salads and Fresh Baked Desserts.  Depart for home at 2:00 pm, arriving back in Greenfield at approximately 5:30 PM.  Cost:  

Wednesday, August 20th  -  Mount Haven Resort, Milford PA  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 7:00 AM.  Arrive at Mount Haven Resort for an All You Can Eat breakfast buffet at 10:30 AM.  Your choice of Bingo or Movie Cards.  4 hour open bar.  Get into the spirit of country western fun in the Pocono's Kic up your heels line dancing to your favorite country hits.    Enjoy classic summer fare in the glass enclosed Garden Room.  All You Can Eat dinner buffet - choose from a variety of BBQ dishes, hamburgers, London broil, chicken pork, fish filet, baked beens, potato & macaroni salads plus dessart.  Depart from Mount Haven Resort at 4:30 PM, arriving back in Greenfield at approximately 7:30 PM.  Cost  $44.00

Wednesday, September 10th  -  Delaware & Ulster Railroad  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 7:00 AM.  Arrive at the Delaware and Ulster Railroad at 10:30 AM.  Train departs at 11:00 AM.  Passengers embarking on the Rip Van Winkle Flyer are transported on a journey back to the sophisticated atmosphere of the early days of railroading.  The creme of the fleet at the Delware & Ulster, the Rip Van Winkle Flyer harkens visitors to a period when life's pace was more measured and good conversation was cherished entertainment.  A genuine "period piece," the Rip Van Winkle Flyer lets visitors experience an elegant portion of railroad history on what many experts consider to be the finest collection of train cars on the East Coast.  The train ride is 2 1/2 hours, including lunch with linens and china and Big Band Swing Tunes to help create a festive occasion.  Choose your lunch entree:  Chicken Marsala - pan seared boneless chicken breast with marsala wine sauce and button musroom served with oven roasted red potatoes with rosemary and seasonal vegetables  OR  Beef Burgundy - Chunks of tender beef with pearl onions and mushrooms in a rich Burgundy wine sauce served on a bed of noodles  OR  Tortellini Primavera (vegetarian)  Cheese tortellini topped with a blend of sauteed seasonal vegetables in a garlic scented cream sauce.  Train arrives back at the station at 1:15 PM.  Estimated arrival in Greenfield is 4:30 PM  -  Cost  $54.00

Wednesday, October 22nd  -  Gavin's Irish Country Inn, Cornwallville NY  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 7:45 AM .  Pick up Step on Guide at Gavin's for Memorable Catskills Scenic tour around the Catskills.  Stop at the famous 5 State View Poin Look-Out and Windham Country Store.  Luncheon at the Inn  -  Potato Leak Soup, Roast Turkey with all the trimmings or Baked Salmon, Pumpkin Pie for Dessert.  1:30 PM  Live Entertainment in the Pub.    2:30 PM  Depart Gavin's enroute to Krause's Chocolate.  Leave Drause's at 3:30 pm to head back to Greenfield, arriving at approximately 6 PM  Cost  $39.00

Tuesday, November 11th  -  Agua Turf Club, Plantsville, CT  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Cetner at 7:30 AM.  Upon arrival at Aqua Turf at 11 AM there will be coffee and donuts.  A family style lunch will be served at 12:00 PM  -  Salad, Pasta, Chicken Marsala, Pork Loin, Vegetable, Potato, Dessert, Door Prizes, Complimentary Beverage.  Show:  Salute to the Armes Forces!!   Featuring:  Times Square Band. covering musical styles from the Swing Era to Top 40 from Rock and Roll to Motown  and Moxie Vocal Group.  Depart for home at 3:30 PM, arriving back in Greenfield at approximately 7 PM.  Cost:  $43.00

Tuesday, December 2nd  -  Williams Inn, Williamstown MA  -  Depart from the Greenfield Community Center at 9:15 AM.  Arrive at the Williams Inn at Noon and be welcomed by the Beefeater Guards in the lobby area.  They will light the traditional Yule Log and anoint it in the old English tradition with goose grease and brandy!  Buffet will include mirrors of chilled smoked seafood with whole salmon, cheeses, fruite, plus a salad bar, hot soup, variety of hot items including scrod, veal pork, bee, scallops, vegetables, pasta, potato, fresh carved roast beef or turkey, lamb or ham, fine breads and a whole array of tempting desserts!  Lunch is followed by the Miss B. Haven Cabaret Troupe singing and swinging to some of your old favorite holiday tunes plus those of the 30's, 40's and 50's.  At the conclusion of the show, share a cup of hot wassail and give the traditional wassail toast for "good luck, good health and good cheer".  Depart the Inn at 3 PM arriving back in Greenfield at approximately 5:30 PM  Cost $48.00

 

More trip information will be added as it becomes available. 

For more information contact Pat Brust at 584-3318