Experience the beauty and charm of “the green mountain state” on our
trip to Vermont. Our trip includes a visit to King Arthur Flour store and
bakery where you will fi nd thousands of ingredients and tools for baking,
as well as a variety of delicious freshly baked treats. We will visit Rock of
Ages granite quarry visitors center where we learn about the history of the
quarry and browse the historic photos, exhibits, and the gift shop. Learn
how Ben & Jerry’s puts so much deliciousness into every scoop when we
take a 30-minute guided factory tour. We will also make a stop at the Cold
Hollow Cider Mill, where in addition to making thousands of gallons of
fresh pressed cider, they make a legendary cider donut and offer hundreds
of Vermont foods from pickles and jams to honey and maple sugar treats. On our way home we will stop at
the Quechee Gorge Village where we will find the Vermont Antique Mall, Cabot Cheese store,
Vermont Spirits Distillery, and works by local artisans. A buffet dinner at our hotel is included. Dinner menu
is garden salad, roasted chicken, rice pilaf, vegetable lasagna, roasted cauliflower and broccoli, cheese cake
Travel will be on mini-buses.
August 27 depart 8am return by 6:00pm August 28
$146 per person double occupancy $215 Single - Includes 1 dinner, 1 breakfast, and admissions.
Lunch is on your own. Please indicate roommate at registration.
Full payment due by July 22. No refunds unless a replacement is found after July 22
Min 20 max 26
Beautiful: The Musical
Built around the terrific tunes written by Carole King and her contemporaries, the story of this 16-year old girl's rise from songwriter to performer expertly aligns the songs and choreography along with the whole vibe of the ‘60s and 70s. Before it’s all said and sung, you’ll feel the earth move under your feet.
Mount Washington Cog Railway
Come see the fall foliage and ride the Mount Washington Cog Railway, a National Historic Engineering Landmark that is steeped in history, and an exhilarating voyage through landscape and nature. When you ride The Cog Railway, you’re in for an unforgettable adventure and magnificent scenery with a spectacular climb up the highest mountain in the Northeast. At the top you will get 360° views of the surrounding areas including up to 5 states, Canada and the Atlantic Ocean! The ride includes an hour at the top to wander and visit the gift shop, Mount Washington Observatory and museum, or take a short hikes and visit the only mountain top post office. Trip is co-sponsored with Cape, Gorham and Standish. All discounts are included. No refunds after September 20th.
Leader: FCP Staff
Depart/Return: Falmouth & Gorham
Date: Thursday, October 10
Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
STONE MOUNTAIN ARTS CENTER
Back by popular demand! Nestled in the foothills of the White Mountains
in Brownfield, Maine, the Stone Mountain Arts Center is a beautiful
timber frame music hall hosting national acts up close and personal in
an equally beautiful setting. But for just one day, it will be our own
performance venue where we will enjoy the generous portions of a
homecooked meal served with love while listening to Carol Noonan
perform traditional Christmas and holiday music.
Dec 4 $39