:Trip to Providence planned: The Council on Aging plans a trip to Providence, R.I., on July 11. This trip includes a luncheon at Cassarino’s in Little Italy’s “Federal Hill.” Following lunch, dessert will be served at one of Providence’s favorite bakeries, “The LaSalle Bakery,” where coffee and treats await our travelers. A tour guide will provide an historical look at Providence, which includes the Statehouse, University Heights, Brown University and Prospect Park. Tickets for the trip are $72 per person. Call 978-374-2390 for more information.
:Trip to the play ‘West Side Story’: The Council on Aging plans a trip to the Ogunquit Playhouse to see “West Side Story” on Sept. 15. The trip includes motor coach transportation, free time in Perkins Cove, Maine, and matinee tickets. Cost is $93 per person. Call 978-374-2390 for more information.
:Solving computer nuisances: Miklos Jako will offer a presentation titled “Solving Computer Aggravations” June 18 at 10 a.m. at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. The presentation covers 20 of the most common aggravations many people experience when using a computer. Call 978-374-2390 to make your reservation.
:New trips offered: The Council on Aging is offering several new travel opportunities. On July 13, we will take a bus ‘n rail excursion to Portland aboard the Downeaster train for $89 per person. On Aug. 3, we will host a Boston Harbor Cruise to Provincetown for $94 per person. Contact Kathy Bresnahan or Rita LaBella for details at 978-374-2390. We are also offering an overnight trip to Tanglewood and the Berkshires Aug. 6 and 7. The trip includes deluxe motor coach transportation, a one-night stay at the Comfort Inn in Pittsfield, full course luncheon, a BSO concert and admissions to Chesterwood, Naumkeag and the Norman Rockwell Museum. Cost is $299 per person, double occupancy.
:Baseball trip to Camden Yards: The Council on Aging is offering a Boston Red Sox trip, which includes a stop at the Gettysburg National Park for the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. The trip departs on July 26 and returns on July 28. It includes three Red Sox Games at Camden Yards, and two nights in the Crown Plaza in Timonium, Maryland, with full American breakfasts. Cost of the trip is $449 per person, double occupancy.