Travel Adventures is a Shepherd’s Center program designed to offer active seniors the opportunity to travel together on comfortable chartered busses to locations in the southeast. The trips are open to any adult in the Charlotte community. The tours are led by SCC volunteer leaders who help plan the trips. Travel Adventures offer about 12 trips during the year to various destinations. Knowing the diverse interests of seniors, the committee plans trips to appeal to a wide audience. Past trips include favorite theaters for performances, beautiful gardens throughout the state, historical tours, museums and winery tours. The restaurants selected are unique and help make the experience delicious. To register for Travel Adventures CLICK HERE
ON THE GO Trips
ON THE GO local day trips are a new offering from the Shepherd’s Center. The Travel Adventures program encourages fellowship among it’s travelers in a warm friendly environment. This new addition to our Travel Adventures Program offers local outings for those who like walking tours, traveling on the LYNX and carpooling to nearby destinations. A volunteer will coordinate the details Trips are limited to the first 10 people who register. to reserve your spot, send a $10 administration fee (per trip) to the SCC. For more information about Travel Adventures or suggestions for future trips please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. or call 704.365.1995
Cost:$89.00 / $95.00
Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre is proud to present a brand new show featuring one of the most beloved musical genres of all time – Gospel Music. From historic spirituals to Southern Gospel to contemporary Praise and Worship, this inspirational show is overflowing with the songs you grew up singing and are still singing today. Songs from the Carter family, Elvis, Mahalia Jackson, The Gaithers and many more will touch your soul as no other kind of music can. You don’t want to miss the heavenly tribute to Gospel Music. Enjoy this wonderful musical while dining on a scrumptious four course luncheon. Depart 9:00 a.m. and return around 7:00 p.m.
Cost:$70.00 Booster / $75.00 Standard
Beautiful Greenville, SC, is calling all art lovers and history buffs for this fall getaway. First off, we’ll tour the Greenville county Museum of Art with its impressive Southern Collection. Included: The Legacy of Impressionism, Content of Our Character with David Drake, slave artist – potter and Poet of Edgefield District, and American Modernism. These are in addition to the permanent collection of Andrew Wyeth. A favorite restaurant, Larkins on the River, will be out lunch destination. In the afternoon local historian, John Nolan, author of “A Guide to Historic Greenville, SC” will hop onboard the bus to lead us on a tour of the West End and South/North Main St. areas including the gorgeous Reedy Creek Falls abnd historic Court Square. Learn about the development of the city from its origins to the great revitalization of the last decades. Come travel with us and enjoy lovely art, delicious food, a bit of interesting history and fellowship. Depart 8:30 a.m. and return 6:30 p.m.