01/03/2018 Memphis Post Meeting

Wednesday January 3, 2018 from 1:30pm to 5:00pm

Did you go to Memphis in October???   Have a story to tell or pictures to share let’s have a post Memphis meeting at SSC at 2:30 pm   If you send me your 10 favorite pictures I will put together a power point to share.  Please email your pictures to by Dec 28th.  Please bring a snack to share.  Sign up a the front desk if you are able to attend, sign up sheet is in the Trip binder.


SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES At the top of Peabody Hotel Kay and Kaye.  Memphis Oct 2017 SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES Pat and Paul at Sun Records Memphis Oct 2017

01/10/2018 Seattle Art Museum * Andrew Wyeth Exhibit *

Wednesday January 10, 2018 from 8:00am to 6:00pm

Join us as we go to SAM to enjoy 110 of Wyeth’s finest paintings and drawings on the 100th anniversary of his birth.  The first major retrospective since the artist’s death challenges long-held critical notions of Wyeth as a realist and offers unexpected perspectives on his art, legacy and influences.  Includes some rarely seen loans from the Wyeth Family.

Cost $ 35 M/ $70 NM

If you have a membership to SAM’s I will need your membership name and # to include you in the group’s total but you would just have to pay $10 for parking, transportation, and docent.  Our group tour with the docent will start at 12:15 pm you are welcome to enjoy the other parts of the museum before and after our tour if time permits.  Food on your own.

Depart SSC @ 9:30 am   * Leave event @ 4:00 pm

01/19/2018 Mystery Dinner Adventure

Friday January 19, 2018 from 4:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us as we go on a restaurant adventure to a local place.  Enjoy an evening with friends or making new ones.

Cost $ 4 M/ $8 NM

Depart SSC @ 4:00 pm   * Leave event around 7:00 pm

01/25/2018 The Stillaquamish Valley Genealogical Society & Library

Thursday January 25, 2018 from 9:00am to 4:00pm

Have you been involved in the Family tree research at SSC and want to know more about Genealogy?  Join us as we go check out the Stillaquamish Valley Genealogical Society and Library that offers thousands of genealogical and historical books, microfilms, and microfiche sets and internet access to free genealogy websites.  The collection contains material for all US States and many foreign countries.  All free of charge during regular library hours.  We will then go to a late lunch at Moose Creek BBQ located in Arlington which has 4 1/2 stars so let’s go check it out.  Lunch is on your own.

Cost $4 M/ $8 NM

Depart SSC @ 10 am   * Lunch at 1:00 pm and then back to center

02/07/2018 Northwest Flower Show

Wednesday February 7, 2018 from 8:00am to 6:00pm

Save the date: more info to come sign up begun on Dec 1, 2017….

Cost $ 28 M/ $56 NM

More information to come in Jan, 2018….

02/24/2018 to 03/02/2018 New Orleans Cruise

Saturday February 24, 2018 - Saturday March 3, 2018

UPDATE as of Sept 29th, 2017   Due to increase price of the second wave of cabins that I got out of my bank the price has changed slightly for the cost of this trip… Please contact Crissy at center or via email at for more information.


Cruising out of New Orleans to Cozumel and Costa Maya.  Leave the cold weather behind for some SUN.  We will fly down the day before and explore New Orleans and get on the ship on February 25th for a 5 night Cruise.  Price includes transfers, airfare, hotel stay, cruise pre paid gratuities, drink pkg and dining pkg.  Deposit of $100 per person will hold your spot.  Balance due December 1, 2017.  Contact Crissy Ogden if you have any questions.

Cost range from $1250 to $1500 per person (double occupancy)

08/22 – 8/27, 2018 Kites Getaway Long Beach, WA & Surrounding areas

Wednesday August 22, 2018 - Monday August 27, 2018 from 9:00am to 6:00pm

We had some much fun that we are doing the Kite Festival again next year but this time we will be there for the end of festival instead of the beginning so we will get to see more kites and enjoy the evening Kite Glows also.  So if you missed out on the fun this year secure your spot today for next year’s adventure with only $75 deposit and the balance due June 2018.  First ones will have the choice of what room they want.

Cost ranging from $250 to $500 per person (includes lodging, 10 meals and transportation)

5 night adventure with lodging in the Tinker House a 100 year old Victorian home located in Long Beach, WA which is located walking distance to both the beach ( 3 minutes) and downtown ( 5 minutes).

18 spots available 

What is being said about trips at SSC? 

” You are so appreciated for all the care and attention you lavish on us seniors, as we venture out on the many well planned trips you’ve created.”  By Pat Jack

” OrganiZING, FUNdamentals, gourmet NESS, U2R incredABLE we love you we thank you for making this trip so enjoyable.”  By Valerie Berger

“Thank you for all you do.  We had the best time.  The food was to die for. Looking forward to many more trips.” By:  Karen Gaumont

“All you have to do is show up  at SSC; the rest is all handled for you”  By: Ree Ruthowski

“Trips at SSC with Crissy at the helm are always fun, well planned and gives a feeling of being well cared for.”  By Mike and Linda Hughes