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SHAWNEE ON DELAWARE, PENNSYLVANIA

Improve Your Game on Two of Historic Shawnee’s Premier Golf Courses

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Program #13053RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Equipment Requirements
Bring your own golf clubs or contact Doyle Nelson, 570-424-4050 X1298 to borrow a set from the golf shop.

Itinerary for Sep 8 — Sep 13, 2013

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Type: Inn

Description: Historic Inn on serene Delaware River setting.

Contact info:
1 River Road, P.O. Box 67
Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356 USA
phone: 800-742-9633
web: www.shawneeinn.com

Room amenities: Moderately sized charming rooms have private bath, cable television, free wireless Internet service, iron & ironing board, blow dryer and a telephone.

Facility amenities: Concierge, 24-hour front desk, free wireless Internet, business center, fitness room, ice machine, laundry service, lounge, room service (limited hours), 24-hour security, wake-up service, restaurants, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts and full-service spa.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Most bathrooms are a step up from the level of the room.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies with season, $110- $180
This rate does not include any meals, it is accomodations for two people. Call 800-742-9633 for price and to make reservations. Mention that you are with the Road Scholar group to receive the special rate.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, September 08 - Check-in, registration, and orientation
Afternoon: An Road Scholar registration desk will be set up near the front desk in the lobby of the hotel. A welcome orientation will be held before dinner. Meet Shawnee's Tillinghast Golf Academy pros for a program orientation.

Dinner: Our dinners at the Shawnee Inn are served buffet-style, and will include: Rolls and butter, two salads, two entrées (one of which will be vegetarian), vegetables, rice or potatoes, dessert, a fresh fruit platter, and coffee. Be careful, the food is good and it's easy to put on a pound or two while you're here.

Evening: Presentation on golf ethics and etiquette.

Lodging: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Historic Inn on serene Delaware River setting.

Contact info:
1 River Road, P.O. Box 67
Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356 USA
phone: 800-742-9633
web: www.shawneeinn.com

Room amenities: Moderately sized charming rooms have private bath, cable television, free wireless Internet service, iron & ironing board, blow dryer and a telephone.

Facility amenities: Concierge, 24-hour front desk, free wireless Internet, business center, fitness room, ice machine, laundry service, lounge, room service (limited hours), 24-hour security, wake-up service, restaurants, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts and full-service spa.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Most bathrooms are a step up from the level of the room.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies with season, $110- $180
This rate does not include any meals, it is accomodations for two people. Call 800-742-9633 for price and to make reservations. Mention that you are with the Road Scholar group to receive the special rate.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, September 09 - Golf lessons, play golf.
Breakfast: Enjoy a variety of hot or cold breakfast items at the buffet, in Shawnee Inn's River Room, including omlettes-to-order and fresh fruit.

Morning: Golf instruction with pros at Tillinghast Golf Academy. Small groups rotate among three to five learning stations.

Lunch: Our buffet lunches include soup, salads, sandwiche, fresh vegetables, snacks, dessert, and coffee. A different menu is served every day.

Afternoon: Play nine holes of golf. Instructors available.

Dinner: Dinner will be at the Shawnee Inn.

Evening: An after dinner activity will be offered, either a lecture or a video presentation.

Lodging: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Historic Inn on serene Delaware River setting.

Contact info:
1 River Road, P.O. Box 67
Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356 USA
phone: 800-742-9633
web: www.shawneeinn.com

Room amenities: Moderately sized charming rooms have private bath, cable television, free wireless Internet service, iron & ironing board, blow dryer and a telephone.

Facility amenities: Concierge, 24-hour front desk, free wireless Internet, business center, fitness room, ice machine, laundry service, lounge, room service (limited hours), 24-hour security, wake-up service, restaurants, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts and full-service spa.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Most bathrooms are a step up from the level of the room.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies with season, $110- $180
This rate does not include any meals, it is accomodations for two people. Call 800-742-9633 for price and to make reservations. Mention that you are with the Road Scholar group to receive the special rate.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, September 10 - Golf lessons, barbecue lunch, play golf.
Breakfast: Start the day with a River Room breakfast.

Morning: Tillinghast Golf Academy pros provide small group instruction:

Lunch: Weather permitting, we will have a nice barbecue lunch at the Riverside Pavilion.

Afternoon: Play nine holes of golf. Instructors available.

Dinner: Dinner at the Inn.

Evening: An evening concert on the lawn of the Inn.

Lodging: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Historic Inn on serene Delaware River setting.

Contact info:
1 River Road, P.O. Box 67
Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356 USA
phone: 800-742-9633
web: www.shawneeinn.com

Room amenities: Moderately sized charming rooms have private bath, cable television, free wireless Internet service, iron & ironing board, blow dryer and a telephone.

Facility amenities: Concierge, 24-hour front desk, free wireless Internet, business center, fitness room, ice machine, laundry service, lounge, room service (limited hours), 24-hour security, wake-up service, restaurants, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts and full-service spa.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Most bathrooms are a step up from the level of the room.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies with season, $110- $180
This rate does not include any meals, it is accomodations for two people. Call 800-742-9633 for price and to make reservations. Mention that you are with the Road Scholar group to receive the special rate.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, September 11 - Golf lessons in the morning, free time afternoon,...
Golf lessons in the morning, free time afternoon, and play the approach course in the evening.

Breakfast: Enjoy a healthy buffet breakfast in the River Room.

Morning: Tillinghast Golf Academy pros provide small group instruction.

Lunch: Lunch is on your own today. We'll give you a list of good places the locals eat.

Afternoon: This afternoon is free for you to enjoy the many amenities of the Inn, or visit some of the Pocono area attractions.

Dinner: Dinner at the Inn.

Evening: After dinner, we will play the Approach Course.

Lodging: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner
Type: Inn

Description: Historic Inn on serene Delaware River setting.

Contact info:
1 River Road, P.O. Box 67
Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18356 USA
phone: 800-742-9633
web: www.shawneeinn.com

Room amenities: Moderately sized charming rooms have private bath, cable television, free wireless Internet service, iron & ironing board, blow dryer and a telephone.

Facility amenities: Concierge, 24-hour front desk, free wireless Internet, business center, fitness room, ice machine, laundry service, lounge, room service (limited hours), 24-hour security, wake-up service, restaurants, indoor swimming pool, hot tub, tennis courts and full-service spa.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Most bathrooms are a step up from the level of the room.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Varies with season, $110- $180
This rate does not include any meals, it is accomodations for two people. Call 800-742-9633 for price and to make reservations. Mention that you are with the Road Scholar group to receive the special rate.

Check in time: 4:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, September 12 - Golf lessons, play golf, dinner at the Gem & Keys...
Breakfast: Greet the day at the River Room breakfast buffet.

Morning: Small group instruction at Tillinghast Academy.

Lunch: Buffet lunch at the Inn.

Afternoon: This afternoon, you'll put it all together and play the best nine holes of your life.

Dinner: Farewell dinner at the Gem & Keystone Tavern. The tavern specializes in locally produced food, and offers a variety of beer from our own ShawneeCraft brewery.

Evening: This evening will be free time for you to relax with your new Road Scholar friends.

Lodging: The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, September 13 - Putting contest, lunch-to-go, check out and depar...
Breakfast: Buffet breakfast at the River Room.

Morning: Compete in the Putting Contest on the front green.

Lunch: Today you will make-your-own lunch to go before you check out.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


Shawnee on Delaware, PA
Bushkill FallsEight magnificent waterfalls. Walking trails and steps.
For additional information, visit: www.visitbushkillfalls.com
Delaware Water Gap National Recreation AreaMore than 200 miles of roads `wind through scenic valleys, over ridges, and past historic buildings. Along the way you may see some of the area's wildlife, view waterfalls, stop to to picnic, or take a walk along a trail or an old road. This area is a national treasure.
For additional information, visit: www.nps.gov/dewa/
Pocono Indian MuseumRt 209, Bushkill, PA   (8 miles)
For additional information, visit: www.poconoindianmuseum.com  
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm19th century Pennsylvania German Farmstead
For additional information, visit: www.quietvalley.org

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
9 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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4.6
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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