1245 8th St. Ste B.
West Des Moines, IA 50265
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Greenfield Summer Fun Trip
Tues, Aug 29th 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
See the famous "Freedom Rock" on the way to the Iowa Aviation Museum. Then it's on to Greenfield's Warren Culture Center, a restored 1896 Opera House. Lunch served at Hotel Greenfield before heading to the Henry Wallace Country Life Center. The day ends with a delightful stop at Drew's Chocolates in Dexter.
8:00 a.m. Departure on a 54 passenger Arrow motor coach from the backlot of Seniors on the Move's office at 1245 8th St. in West Des Moines.
8:45 a.m. A quick stop at the famous Bubba's Freedom Rock.
9:40 a.m. Arrive at the Iowa Aviation Museum, celebrating Iowa's remarkable aviation heritage... from the first recorded flight in 1910 to its native sons and daughters exploring the universe.
10:50 a.m. Travel into Greenfield. Visit the Warren Cultural Center, with lovely rooms, ballroom lobby and auditorium. An elevator helps us see it all! Also an Art Gallery that displays 80 Iowa artists' paintings, stain glass, jewelry and more.
12:30 p.m. Lunch is served at the Hotel Greenfield (a historic landmark).
2:00 p.m. To the Henry Wallace Country Life Center to hear the Henry Wallace story.
3:20 p.m. Leave for home via the White Pole Road and a stop at Drew's Chocolates!
6:00 p.m. Approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines.
(Itinerary may be subject to change.)
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Celebration Belle Riverboat Tour
Wed, Sept 20th 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
A beautiful day on the Mississippi with a narrated cruise, breakfast of hot sticky rolls, and the music of "Barefoot Becky." Shop or relax and view the scenery before enjoying a delicious lunch in the enclosed dining area of the paddleboat. We may even pass through the Locks that day if we're lucky!
7:30 a.m. Departure on a 54 passenger Arrow motor coach from the backlot of Seniors on the Move's office at 1245 8th St. in West Des Moines.
10:30 a.m. Arrive at the dock of Celebration Belle Cruise Lines and receive our tickets to board as a group with reserved seats. There are gift shops at the dock and on the boat. Fun to browse and shop while we cruise. Also an elevator for those who need it.
11:00 a.m. We start the narrated cruise and are served hot sticky rolls, fruit and coffee. Entertainment by "Barefoot Becky" who performs polka music along with other varieties.
12:30 p.m. Enjoy a delicious lunch of baked breast of chicken, potatoes, salads, vegetables, beverage and dessert. Enjoy the Mississippi River scenery, shop and relax. It's all enclosed except the top deck.
3:00 p.m. We dock and board the motor coach. Pending a short stop along the way home, our approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines will be 6:30 p.m.
Oct 10, 2017, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
1800 50th Street, West Des Moines
A day of education, fun and events to help seniors look and feel their best. Health and wellness sessions will include topics like Healthy Cooking on a Budget, Chair Yoga, Mindfulness, Brain Training, Music Therapy and much more!
We expect 300+ area seniors to attend, all who are looking for new and fun ways to live a more balanced and healthy lifestyle.
Fall Foliage - Dubuque Tour
Tues, Oct 17th 7:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
A fun, colorful tour starting off at the historic St. Luke's Methodist Church with one of the world's finest collections of Tiffany windows. Then it's off for a scenic look over the river while enjoying a delicious lunch at Breitbach's Country Dining.
The next stop is the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium where you'll take an informative, entertaining journey on the Mighty Mississippi. Enjoy dynamic aquariums, historical exhibits, and a stroll through the wetlands and boatyard.
A drive to Eagle's Point for special views of fall foliage as we finish the day with shopping and sightseeing in Dubuque before heading home!
7:00 a.m. Departure on a 54 passenger Arrow motor coach from the backlot of Seniors on the Move's office at 1245 8th St. in West Des Moines. Juice and pastries will be served after departure. You may bring your own coffee!
10:45 a.m. Arrive St. Luke's United Methodist church. View this historic Richardsonian Romanesque-style church and view over 105 beautiful stained glass Tiffany windows, called one of the five finest religious Tiffany collections in the world. Also see the one-of-a-kind antique pipe organ.
11:30 a.m. Board the motor coach for a scenic colorful drive before lunch.
12:05 p.m. Arrive at Breitbach's Country Dining, Iowa's oldest restaurant and bar since 1852. Enjoy a buffet lunch while enjoying one of the finest views along the Mississippi!
1:15 p.m. Off to the National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institute. Experience the river though hands-on interactive exhibits, a 2,250 gallon touch tank, four theaters and more!
3:15 p.m. Head back to Dubuque via a drive to Eagle's Point. Visit Main Street - browse and shop.
4:30 p.m. Travel home. Optional fast food stop with an approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines between 7:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Jingle in the Junction Holiday Lights Tour
Thurs, Nov 30th 4:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
Join us for "Jingle in the Junction" on Thursday, November 30th. The businesses in Historic Valley Junction and the streets will be lined with over 150,000 twinkling lights.
Along with your old favorites, such as FREE horse and trolley rides, Santa, and caroling, watch Bill Gordish carve beautiful ice sculptures and Professor Von Air create balloon magic!
4:30 p.m. Departure on an Arrow motor coach from the backlot of Seniors on the Move's office at 1245 8th St. in West Des Moines.
4:45 p.m. Arrive in Valley Junction to shop, browse, and take in all the festivities of "Jingle in the Junction". Enjoy dinner on your own at one of the many delightful restaurants in the Junction.
6:45 p.m. Board the motor coach for a tour of holiday lights, including a drive through Make-A-Wish's Jolly Holiday Lights in Altoona.
8:45 Estimated time of arrival back in West Des Moines.
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