Seniors On The Move
All trips are open to seniors and baby boomers
Thursday, October 23, 2014
TWO MUSEUMS IN GREENWICH, CT
Price: $30; after October 13, $35. Brown bag lunch included.
The first stop is The Bruce Museum which promotes the appreciation of art and science. Guided tour of the New Exhibit: Northern Baroque Splendor and the permanent exhibit on Objects of the Natural Sciences.
Next we’ll visit the Greenwich Historical Society. Enjoy a guided tour of a new WWI exhibit using audio and visual resources and touch-screen technology. We will see Impressionist Art, Maritime items, decorative arts, and agricultural objects connected to the history of the town of Greenwich & Bush Holley Historic Site.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
THE GLASS HOUSE, NEW CANAAN, CT
Price: $85; after October 20, $90
Leaving Y at 9:30 AM; Returning at 5:00 PM. We will take a brown bag lunch.
This is a 2-hour guided tour. The Glass House was built by Architect Philip Johnson. It is a National Trust Historic Site located in New Canaan, CT. In this guided tour, you will walk through this 49-acre curated country landscape. You will view the 14 architectural structures and world-class art and design collection, explore the interiors of The Glass House, the Painting Gallery, the Sculpture Gallery, and Da Monstra. We will also see the temporary and permanent exhibitions.
For more information on trips, call Vicki Matalon at (718) 548-8200, ext. 224 or email VMatalon@RiverdaleY.org.