Dennis Day Tripper Program
The Dennis Coucil on Aging is pleased to be able to offer several day trips.
- Reservations must be made in-person Monday-Friday, at our Front Desk.
- All trips depart from the Senior Center.
- Trips are for independent travelers. Participants requiring special accommodations should travel with a caregiver—payment is required of both participants.
- Arrive 10 minutes prior to posted departure times—bus will not be held for late arrivals.
- Trips must be paid for at time of sign-up & are non-refundable.
***** Space fills up fast but you are welcome to get on the wait list. If there is enough interest in a trip, we will make an effort to accommodate more people.*****
Trips for January/February 2018
Mon., Jan. 22nd: Harvard Museum of Natural History, Cambridge, MA
More than 10,000 specimens are on display, including the renowned 'Glass Flowers,' amazingly realistic glass models of flowering plants. We’ll explore the museum and have lunch before heading back home.
Leaves at 8:00am Cost: $15, Lunch not included in the price.
Mon., Jan. 29th: Cape Cod Times News Room, Hyannis, MA
We have a special invitation to sit in on a “story meeting” of the Cape Cod Times as they put together the front page of the next day’s newspaper. See journalism in action and then have your questions answered by the CCT staff! We’ll have lunch in Hyannis as a group.
Leaves at 12:30pm, Cost: $5, lunch not included (Please note afternoon time!)
Mon., Feb. 5th: Upper Cape Cod Technical School, Bourne, MA
Let the students at the Upper Cape Cod Technical School treat you to a dining experience you won’t soon forget. You are among their favorite guests! We will stop at the Market Basket on the way home.
Leaves at 10:30, Cost: $15, lunch included in price
Mon., Feb. 12th: Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
The MFA is one of the most impressive art museums in the world. We will spend the day in this beautiful building and let people explore the art collections. Lunch will be at the museum at one of the many dining options.
Leaves at 8:00am, Cost: $25, lunch not included
Mon., Feb. 26th: Cape Wild Care, Eastham, MA
The mission of Wild Care is to help sick, injured, and orphaned wildlife through rehabilitation. Enjoy a guided tour through the facility and learn a bit about local wild animals. We’ll stop for lunch as a group on the way home.
Leaves at 10:30am, Cost: $10, lunch not included
Dennis Senior Center ~ 1045 Route 134 ~ South Dennis ~ (508) 385-5067