Sample Senior Getaway Itinerary

Salvation Army Ladore Lodge

 

June thru October  2016

MYSTERY AND ILLUSION GETAWAY

Monday:

3:00 – Secret Agent Registration / chapel

4:00 – Investigate the Itinerary & Daily Missions (Sign-up sheets are now out in game room)

5:00 – Welcome Dinner & Group Recruit Briefing (AKA > Brief Orientation) will follow dinner.

Please remain in the dining room

6:45 – Twilight Pontoon Cruise on the Lake (get your tickets at dinner) limited to 25

7:00 – FACE-OFF game night! A fun night of interesting and mysterious happenings! Chapel

 

Tuesday

6:30 –Early morning canoeing with Mark [limited to 6] Meet in the lobby [You will be back for breakfast] (Sign-up)    

8:00 – Breakfast

9:15 – Morning chapel

10:00 –Today’s Briefcase Missions Report

10:30 – Water Aerobics with Jennifer (Sign-up)

10:30 – Chair Fitness DVD > Through the Decades / chapel

10:30 – Ladder Ball Competition (Sign-up)

10:30 – Shuffleboard Competition (Sign-up)

12:00 – Lunch (Boat people will be called up first for lunch)

12:45 – Pontoon Boat Rides (get your tickets at announcements) You must be ambulatory to take part in this

1:30 – Bocce Competition (Sign-up)

1:30 – Skittles Game (Sign-up)

1:30 – Bell choir (Sign-up)

2:15 – Second Pontoon Boat Ride (get your tickets at announcements) You must be ambulatory to take part in this

2:30 – Praise Mime to ‘Give Thanks’ > chapel (Sign-up)

2:30 – New! Quoits Game (Sign-up)

2:30 – Table Game Mystify with Major Bonnie / game room (Sign-up)

3:30 – BINGO & Brown Bag Mystery Prizes!!! / dining room

Tuesday’s MISSION Continued. . . .

3:30 – Brain Games DVD – for those not interested in Bingo today / chapel

3:30 – FREE TIME

PLEASE BE ON TIME FOR TONIGHT’S DINNER!

5:00 – Incognito Mystery Dinner (Come to dinner in disguise) Who’s Who at your table tonight?

  • We need your help! We need people to help out in the mystery dinner. No Memorization.
  • You can get into character and read right from the scripts … PLEASE (Sign-up)

[You will ALL be involved in solving tonight’s mystery]

7:00 to 7:45 – Evening Vespers [Bell Choir Performs]

8:00 – Movie & Snack – “The Cobbler” > Saving the neighborhood one sole at a time.

Sometimes you have to walk in another man’s shoes to discover who you really are. (98 minutes)

 

Wednesday:                                          Today is the Auction!!!

8:00 – Breakfast

9:15 – Morning Chapel (Bell Choir Performs)

10:00 – Today’s Briefcase Missions Report

10:30 – Pontoon Boat Ride (get tickets at morning announcements)

10:30 – Line Dancing with Mae [she has New Dances] (Sign-up)

10:30 – Scattergories with Major Bonnie / game room (Sign-up)

10:30 – Mystery Craft Class [See sample and cost in the game room] (Sign-up)

12:00 – Lunch

1:15 – Live Auction with a few TWISTS! (Mystery Boxes & Surprises)

3:30 – Wii Bowling [New conference room]

3:30 – Brain Games > DVD > an interactive series that uses interactive experiments, misdirection and tricks to demonstrate how our brains create the illusion of seamless reality through memory, our sensory perception and how we focus our attention! Get ready to have your mind messed with!!!!

3:30 – Short Practice ‘Praise Mime Group’ . . . . . Second Floor Lounge

3:30 – Free Time

5:00 – Dinner

6:15 – Evening Vespers

7:30 – Talent / No Talent Variety Show! [A Whirlwind of Mysterious Events] (Sign-up)

(If participating in the variety show, try to keep yours acts to a minimum of 3-5 minutes)

 

 

Thursday:   Mystery, Magic & Illusion        

6:30 – Early morning canoeing with Mark [limited to 6] you will be back in time for breakfast (Sign-up)

8:00 – Breakfast

9:15 – Morning Chapel (Give Thanks) > Ending our week with a Thankful Heart . . . .

Praise Mime Group performs at the end of morning chapel

10:00 – Today’s Briefcase Missions Report

10:30 – Water Aerobics Class with Jennifer (Sign-up)

10:30 – Corn Toss Competition > back of chapel (Sign-up)

10:30 – Self-led Photo Scavenger Hunt > grab instructions in game room.

10:30 – Canvas Painting (Instructor taught class) $5.00 cost paid at desk (Sign-up at the desk)

12:00 – Lunch (Trip people will be called to go through lunch line first) Be on Time!

12:50Mystery Trip $  fee to be paid at the front desk at the time of (Sign-up at desk)

1:30 – Hand Writing Analysis with Major Bonnie / game room (Sign-up)

1:30 – Darts > game room (Sign-up)

1:30 – Ladder Ball / back of chapel (Sign-up)

2:30 – Urban Myth Game > Truth or Myth? (Sign-up)

2:30 – Movie – “Mr. Holmes (1hr. 44 minutes.)

2:30 – Wii bowling [New conference room]

3:30 – Free Time

5:30 – Banquet Night (Dress up)

6:45 – Remain in dining room for Special Recognitions & Friendship Circle

7:30 – Be ‘Mystified’ by the Mystery and Illusion of Damian! Family Oriented!

(Pennsylvania’s Foremost Magical Entertainer)

Friday:

7:30 – Early Breakfast

9:00 – Check-out

Christmas at Ladore

December 1 to 5, 2014

Monday:12/1

  • 3:00 – Check-in and Registration
  • Drop Gift Exchange Gifts in the Stocking
  • 5:00 – Welcome Dinner
  • 6:00– Orientation / in the chapel
  • 6:30– Nay Aug Park Holiday
  •   Lights Display [Sign-up]
  • 6:30 – Gift Shop Open
  • 7:00 – Holiday Movie & Popcorn

Tuesday:12/2

  • 8:00 – Breakfast
  • 9:15 – Morning Chapel
  • 10:00 – Announcements
  • 10:15 – Sit & Be Fit exercise DVD 1
  • 10:30 – Craft class Step 1 [Sign-up]
    • Enjoy some pool time
  • 12:00 – Lunch
  • 1:00 – Holiday Hay Ride and
    •   and Christmas Caroling [Sign-up]
  • 1:00 – Reindeer Toss [Sign-up]
  • 2:00 – Holiday Bell Choir [Sign-up]
  • 3:00 – Merry Bingo & Holiday Prizes
    • {Two Special Holiday Prize Drawings}
  • 4:00 – Free Time (enjoy some pool time)
  • 5:00 – Dinner [sing for your meal]
  • 6:15 – Evening Vespers
  • 7:30 – Festive Fireside Fellowship
    • (Share your favorite Christmas memories and / or songs) [Sign-up]
  • 8:30 – Christmas Cookies and Hot Cocoa in the game room

Wednesday:12/3

  • 8:00 – Breakfast
  • 9:00 – ½ hour Bible Study
  • 9:45 – League of Mercy [Sign-up](Visiting the VA Nursing Home & bagged lunch & beverage at the Scranton Corp.)
  • 10:15 – Sit & Be Fit Exercise DVD
    • Pool is open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • 10:15 – Ladder Ball [Sign-up]
  • 12:00 – Lunch
  • 1:00 – Applying glaze to your craft
  • 1:00 – Dart Game [Sign-up]
  • 2:00 – ‘Naughty or Nice’ Card Game
    • (Hang onto your pile of Coal & Win!!!) [Sign-up]
  • 2:00 – Holiday Corn Toss [Sign-up]
  • 3:00 – Wii bowling
  • 3:00 – Holiday Matinee / chapel
  • 3:00 – Applying glaze to your craft
    • (If you were not here at 1:00)
  • 4:00 – Free Time (enjoy some pool time)
  • 5:00 – “Ugly Sweater” Dinner
    • (Vote for the ugliest sweater)
  • 6:15 – Evening Vespers
  • 7:30 – “Christmas Spectacular”
    •   Talent Show & Christmas
    •   Carol Karaoke [Sign-up]

Thursday:12/4

  • 8:00 – Breakfast with Santa
    • (Wear your RED SANTA HATS!!)
  • 9:00 – Morning Chapel
  • 9:45 – Announcements
  • 10:00– Santa’s Auction (fund raiser)
  • 12:00 – Lunch
  • 1:00 – Holiday Shopping [Sign-up]
    •   ($5.00 bus fee paid at the front desk)
  • 1:00 – Indoor Bocce [Sign-up]
  • 2:00 – Skittles Game [Sign-up]
  • 2:00 – Poinsettia Coat Pin [Sign-up]
    • (There are 14 open spots) No charge
  • 3:00 – Holiday Movie (ELF)
  • 3:00 – Free Time (Enjoy some pool time)
  • 5:30 – Christmas Party / Banquet
    •    (Dress up attire)
  • 6:30 – Remain in the dining room for
    •     Gift Exchange Game
  • 6:45 – Gift shop open for any last
    •   minute purchases or snacks
  • 7:30 – Holiday Fun & Fellowship
    •   Night with the Snyder’s!
      • Followed by a Special Christmas Blessing

Friday: 12/5

  • 7:30 – Breakfast
  • 9:00 – Check-out

Merry Christmas from the Ladore Staff!

The Magic Of Christmas is not in the presents. . . .But in HIS  Presence

For craft classes and off property trips there is a small fee