Free Summer Concerts at High Plains
Orange Community Services will partner with the OEDC Farmers’ Market for 3 outdoor all ages shows in the Gazebo. Orange Transportation is available to Orange seniors or disabled residents, for the Thursday night concerts. Call (203) 891-4788 for a ride. So bring your family and your friends! Since its free, bring your friend’s family!
July 14, Thursday 6:30-8:30pm—Six 2 Midnight—Amity’s Own. Rain date is Thursday July 21.
August 11, Thursday 6:30-8:30pm—Fools on the Hill—Beatles Tribute Band. Rain date, Thursday August 18
Thank you to our sponsors: Orange Fence & Supply, Baybrook Remodelers, Yale University, Maplewood of Orange, Orange Visiting Nurse Association, and Orange Community Services.
This year’s Summer Cookout in the High Plains Pavilion will be held on Monday August 16 with a rain date of Tuesday, August 17 from 5 to 8 pm. The Elderly Brothers will perform. Tickets go on sale on July 1, only $15. Thank you to the Orange Lions for cooking & serving.
4th Monday of the Month—July 18, 2-3pm, Chef Lief will bring his culinary delights for you to sample. Call (203) 891-4788 to rsvp. Your taste buds are sure to be pleased!
Ice Cream Social – Date Change
Monday, July 25, 1:30—3:00pm, Willie & Jan Band will be performing at our Summer Ice Cream Social. Call to reserve a seat at (203) 891-4784, limit to 80 people.
Come out and have some fun in this low key activity. Wednesdays at 9:00am at the High Plains Community Center. For more information call (203) 891-4784.
Movie of the Month
Friday, July 15, The Big Short, 1:00pm. Starring Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, and Steve Carrell. Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight. Popcorn & soda will be served. Call for a seat.
Week Long iPad and iPhone classes in August
Some folks have said a 4 week commitment is tough…SO Aubry has agreed to teach iPhones & iPads all in one week! iPad August 8-12 (5 days) from 9-11am, and iPhone August 15-19 (5 days) from 9-11am. Each class is only 1 week for $25 each. So enroll today to knock them out in a week!!! Pre-registration is required, minimum of 7 students.
Lunch & Fun
Thursday, July 16, Name that Tune. Enjoy Name that Tune with Mary & Al Errato and their player piano! You bring your bag lunch at 11:30 and we will supply coffee and dessert. Speaker at noon. Be sure to RSVP.
The monthly book club will meet Monday, on July 22, from 2:00-3:30pm in room 3. This month’s book is Closing of the Western Mind by Charles Freeman.
Try out Yoga dance Thursdays from 10-11am. If you were ever curious about this fun class come try it out! Call the office to reserve your spot.
Trip Presentation Slide Shows and discussions. Join Collette Tours for trip presentations on October 17, 2016 at 4:00pm for Tropical Costa Rica.
NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM & PARIS featuring historic Bruges—September 12-22, 2016
11 days, 14 meals. The highlights include: Amsterdam, Hortus Botanicus, Volendam, Diner’s Choice in Amsterdam, Brussels, Dinner Stroll, Bruges Choice of Bruges Walking Tour or Canal Cruise, Paris Seine River Cruise, Giverny. Cost: $3,999pp double occupancy, single $5,049. Includes group transportation to/from Airport, round trip air, air taxes and fees/surcharges, and hotel transfers. Deposit & cancellation insurance due at registration,
CANYON COUNTRY—October 20-28, 2016
9 days, 11 meals. Delve into Native American history, behold the breathtaking views of the vast Grand Canyon, marvel at the red and white sandstone cliffs of Zion National Park, explore the amazing spires of Bryce Canyon National Park, and soak in the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas strip. Cost: $2,999pp double occupancy. Includes group transportation to/from Airport, round trip air, air taxes and fees/surcharges, and hotel transfers. Deposit & cancellation insurance due at registration,
2017 HAWAII CRUISE TOUR.—January 11-21, 2017
No minimum trip. Travel on the Norwegian Cruise Line’s Pride of America. 12 Days, 7 Shore Excursions. Cost: Inside $4,799pp, Ocean View $5,399pp, Balcony $5,699. Includes Roundtrip Airport Transfer, Pre-Night near Airport, Roundtrip Airfare, Transfers in Honolulu, 2 pre-cruise nights in Waikiki Beach, Bagging Handling, 7 Night Cruise on NCL’s Pride of America, All meals & nightly entertainment onboard ship, Tour Escort, and Motorcoach Driver and Tour Escort gratuities Port Charges & Taxes. Deposit & cancellation insurance due at registration.
THE PLAINS OF AFRICA featuring Kenya Wildlife Safari—March 9-22, 2017
14 days, 33 meals. The highlights include: Nairobi, Shaba National Reserve, Lake Nakuru, Masai Mara, Karen Blixen Home, Mt. Kilimanjaro, and 13 Wildlife Safaris. Cost with early booking discount: $6,899pp double occupancy, single $8,299. Includes group transportation to/from airport, attraction taxes and fees, round trip air, air taxes and fees/surcharges, and hotel transfers. Deposit & cancellation insurance due at registration.
TROPICAL COSTA RICA, November 6-14, 2017
9 days, 13 meals. Highlights include: San Jose Coffee Planation, Guanacaste, Monteverde Cloud Forest, Hanging Bridges Tour, Arenal Volcano, Lake Arenal Cruise, Cooking Demonstration, Cano Negro Refuge, and more. Cost: $2,599pp double occupancy, single $3,049. Includes group transportation to/from airport, around trip air, air taxes and fees/surcharges, and hotel transfers. Deposit & cancellation insurance due at registration.
Contact: Dennis Marsh – 203-891-4784