Friday, November 4, 2016

November 10 - Day Trip to Downtown Richmond

THE SENIOR CENTER, INC. of Charlottesville, VA will be taking a bus group to downtown Richmond! In the morning we’ll tour the fascinating Virginia Historical Society (they’ve got lots of new exhibits), then we’ll lunch at the Tobacco Company (everyone’s favorite Richmond eatery). In the afternoon we’ll take in the Maggie Walker House and the new Black History Museum. Guiding the tour will be historian Rick Britton. Sign up today! (Tour departs at 9:00 a.m. and returns between 5:30 & 6:30 p.m.)

Charge is $83 for Senior Center members & $93 for guests. (Price includes lunch!) To register call the Senior Center Travel Office at (434) 974-6538 or go to

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Home Educator Day at James Monroe's Highland

Monday, Nov. 7 – 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. – HIGHLAND, the home of Fifth President James Monroe, hosts a Home Educator Day. Tucked up against the Southwest Mountains, beautiful Highland invites you to enjoy a variety of educational offerings and activities. Admission includes a guided tour!

Admission is $5 per person, FREE for children under 6. Registration is encouraged. James Monroe’s Ash Lawn-Highland is located at 2050 James Monroe Parkway, Charlottesville, Virginia, 22902. For more information call (434) 293-800, e-mail, or go to