1245 8th St. Ste B.
West Des Moines, IA 50265
TEA TIME GATHERING
Join us for free Dessert, Coffee and Tea and learn about volunteer opportunities!
Joy Talmon from The United Way will speak about ways to get involved and volunteer in the Des Moines area. Hosted by: Bickford Senior Living.
Free for everyone! 25 spots available!
Oct 10, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 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 Living to 100 with Health & Vitality, Non Surgical Treatments for Arthritis, Chronic Pain & Back Pain, Healthy Cooking for 1-2, Chair Yoga, Mindfulness, Brain Training, Light 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.
Click here for details on speakers and the day's line up.
Sorry, but this event is now sold out. You can join the waitlist and we will send you an email when additional spaces become available.
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.
12:15 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!
1:30 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!
3:45 p.m. Head back to Dubuque via a drive to Eagle's Point. Visit Main Street - browse and shop.
5:00 p.m. Travel home. Optional fast food stop with an approximate time of arrival back in West Des Moines between 7:45 - 8:00 p.m.
(Itinerary may be subject to change.)
Cancellation Policy - Payment is 100% refundable if canceled 30 days prior to tour. Payment may be credited toward a future trip. Registrations are also transferable. In the case of inclement weather, every attempt will be made to reschedule.
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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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