Saugatuck Day Trip

Dates:September 21, 2018
Meets:F from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location:CAC Trip
Instructor:Instructor Information
Fee: $76.00  Fee Breakdown

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Course Description

Enjoy the waning days of summer with a relaxing day trip to the lakeshore town of Saugatuck. Throughout its history, artists have been drawn to Saugatuck's dunes, pristine beaches and jewel-like setting on Lake Michigan. During today’s trip, take in the scenery on a leisurely paddleboat ride, optional on-bus historical tour or walking the downtown area on your own. We’ll finish the journey with a visit to one of the art galleries/shops. On Fri, Sept 21, arrive to Forest Hills Community Services by 9:30 a.m., Return back by 4:00 p.m. Register before August 16.   


9:30 am arrive at Community/Aquatic/Senior Center. Check in inside the building. Bus departs promptly at 9:45. Travel on Great Lakes Motorcoach to Saugatuck. 11-12:30 - paddleboat tour and boxed lunch (turkey on kaiser roll, fresh fruit, chips, cookie). Includes coffee, soda, water. 12:30-2:00 - choice of riding on motorcoach for guided historical tour of Saugatuck/Douglas OR shop/walk on own during the 90 minutes of free time. For those shopping/walking, drop off and pick up location will be the same (TBD). 2:00 pm - group travels together on motorcoach to J Petter Art & Wine Gallery. 4:00 pm - approximate time back at Forest Hills Community Services, Note: tipping is optional for the driver, as well as Karen Horrigan, the Forest Hills trip guide.