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FLORENCE, OREGON

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Program #13614RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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.

Itinerary for Apr 2 — Apr 5, 2013

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Type: Hotel

Description: In the heart of the Oregon Coast, spectacular views, 10 miles of un-interrupted beach, golfing, fishing and the Oregon Dunes nearby.

Contact info:
88416 First Avenue
Florence, OR 97439 USA
phone: 800-422-5091
web: www.driftwoodshores.com

Room amenities: Ocean view, patio or deck, hairdryers, ironing board/iron, coffee makers, TV.

Facility amenities: Indoor heated pool and jacuzzi, restaurant and lounge, guest laundry.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: call hotel for info
Call hotel and identify yourself as with the Road Scholar group.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Tuesday, April 02 - Orientation and Introductions
Arrive To: Check in at hotel 4 PM. Orientation at 5pm in meeting room upstairs of hotel restaurant.

Dinner: Dinner at 6 PM.

Lodging: Driftwood Shores Resort

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: In the heart of the Oregon Coast, spectacular views, 10 miles of un-interrupted beach, golfing, fishing and the Oregon Dunes nearby.

Contact info:
88416 First Avenue
Florence, OR 97439 USA
phone: 800-422-5091
web: www.driftwoodshores.com

Room amenities: Ocean view, patio or deck, hairdryers, ironing board/iron, coffee makers, TV.

Facility amenities: Indoor heated pool and jacuzzi, restaurant and lounge, guest laundry.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: call hotel for info
Call hotel and identify yourself as with the Road Scholar group.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Wednesday, April 03 - Cooking presentation/Yoga, Gigong and Tai Chi
Breakfast: Breakfast is a buffet. choice of yogurts, cold cereals, protein dish provided; variety of juices and beverages. Pastry also available; served in conference room

Morning: Cooking presentation at Heceta Head Lighthouse B&B.

Lunch: Buffet lunch at hotel; sandwiches, cold cuts. chips, dessert. variety of fruits available. Juices, milk, coffee tea

Afternoon: Yoga, Gigong and Tai Chi.

Dinner: Buffet served in conference room; two entrees offerred..usually one vegetarian or fish the other meat. salads and veggies at every dinner; beverages include milk, coffee and tea.

Evening: Natural History slide show and more yoga if desired.

Lodging: Driftwood Shores Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: In the heart of the Oregon Coast, spectacular views, 10 miles of un-interrupted beach, golfing, fishing and the Oregon Dunes nearby.

Contact info:
88416 First Avenue
Florence, OR 97439 USA
phone: 800-422-5091
web: www.driftwoodshores.com

Room amenities: Ocean view, patio or deck, hairdryers, ironing board/iron, coffee makers, TV.

Facility amenities: Indoor heated pool and jacuzzi, restaurant and lounge, guest laundry.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: call hotel for info
Call hotel and identify yourself as with the Road Scholar group.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Thursday, April 04 - Hike Old Growth Forest and Cape Perpetua/More Yog...
Breakfast: Buffet served in conference room; hot cereal, cold cereals, protein dish available, pastries and yogurts.

Morning: Hike/walk no more than 2 miles Old Growth Forest and Cape Perpetua.

Lunch: Buffet Deli Lunch in Hotel

Afternoon: Yoga, Gigong and Tai Chi

Dinner:

Evening: Wrap up and more yoga if desired.

Lodging: Driftwood Shores Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Four: Friday, April 05 - Departure Day
Breakfast: Quiche as well as other entrees, cereal offered. Served in conference room.

Morning: Check out at noon.

Meals Included: Breakfast


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Florence, OR
Chamber of CommerceGeneral information and links to area attractions.
For additional information, visit: www.florencechamber.com
General informationFlorence and central coast general information
For additional information, visit: www.florenceoregon.net

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.
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3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners
2 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences

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