We are taking an exciting trip to Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre to see the Wizard of Oz on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 9:45am – 6:05pm. The trip is $45, which includes transportation, lunch, and show. Follow the Yellow Brick Road to WHDT to see the classic movie version of this beloved tale brought to life. You’ll enjoy the antics of Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tinman, Cowardly Lion, and Toto too – as well as the unforgettable tunes “Over the Rainbow,” “Ding Dong” the Witch is Dead,” & “We’re Off to See the Wizard.” Don’t miss this family-friendly adventure loved by all ages! Sign up begins March 26, 2018.
The Center is taking a trip to Barter Theatre to see Sister Act on Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 10:30am – 6:00pm. This Act is a heavenly surprise filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing and a truly moving story. This feel-good comedy smash will have you jumping to your feet with excitement and joy! A woman hiding in a convent helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she rediscovers her own. Make a joyful noise and join us for this musical comedy smash based on the hit film starring Whoopi Goldberg. “Take Me to Heaven’ and ‘Spread the Love Around’ bloom into full-throttle disco epics, the latter building up to an ecstatic finale.” –NY Post. Lunch will be at Luke’s Café. The fee is $30.00 and lunch on their own. Sign up begins on March 26,2018.
The Kingsport Senior Center will be taking a trip to Barter Theatre for Steel Magnolias on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 10:30am – 6:00pm. A heart-warming portrait of friendship and love is the basis for this much-loved show. There isn’t a bond quite like the one between southern women in a beauty shop. In a small southern town, six women gather in Truvy’s Beauty Salon to share gossip, laughter, recipes and beauty secrets, but they end up sharing so much more. Humor and heartbreak shine through the women’s underlying strength, which makes these characters genuinely touching, funny, and marvelously amiable company in the good times and bad. The trip is $30/per person and lunch is on his or her own at Milano’s Italian Cuisine. Sign up April 23.
Join us for a Picnic at Roan Mountain State Park (Shelter #3) on Friday, June 15, 2018 from 10am – 4:30pm. Our picnic will also be during the Roan Mountain Rhondendron Festival! The picnic is $8 for transportation and members are to bring their own drink and sign up to bring one of the following to share with everyone: 1. Chocolate Chip Cookies, 2. Brownies, 3. Potato Chips, 4. Macaroni Salad, 5. Baked Beans. The KSC will be providing Chicken kabobs that we will be grilling for everyone. We will be taking the Senior Center Buses and transporting members that sign up over to the Roan Mountain Shelter for a picnic. Sign up on April 23.
Trips that are Now Full
We’re taking an OTLB (Out to Lunch Bunch) Trip to the Farmer’s Daughter Restaurant on April 13, 2018 from 10:00am – 4:30pm in Chuckey. At Farmer’s Daughter all meals are served family-style, which means each table decides on two meat choices to share, and the veggies and sides, along with hot rolls and cornbread are brought to your table for all to share. If you’re still hungry, we’re happy to give you seconds, there’s plenty! Drinks and dessert are included, but if you are too full, we’ll be happy to a wrap dessert up for you. $22.00 per person for transportation and lunch. After lunch you can visit the Mountain View Country Markey for goodies. Sign ups begin March 5, 2018.
Join us on a trip to the Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre – “Smokey Joe’s Café” on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 9:45am – 6:05pm. The price includes transportation, lunch & the show. Back by popular demand! The longest-running Broadway musical revue in history returns to the Wohlfahrt stage. Legendary songwriters Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller feature their greatest hits of the 50’s and 60’s that pay tribute to rhythm and blue and rock’n’roll hits like “On Broadway,” “Houndog,” “Love Potion #9,” and “Jailhouse Rock.” The trip is $45.00 which includes lunch and show. Sign up now.
Come join us on an Out to Lunch Bunch – Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant & shopping at the Apple Barn Cider Mill & General Store & shops on Friday, May 11, 2018 from 9:30am – 5:00pm. Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant is surrounded by orchards in a serene setting in the heart of Sevierville, Tennessee. Located at a historic location sits a six room house which stands as the centerpiece of our restaurant, where everyone know that “Apple” is King. After lunch you can visit the Apple Barn Cider Mill & General Store and small shops, and enjoy a walk around the Apple Barn area. The trip is $8 for transportation and lunch is on their own. Sign up begins on March 26, 2018.