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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. 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.
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Sharon Darr Mar 16, 2015 at 12:20 PM

I'm attending the April 12-17 program; coming from Grand Ledge, Michigan. I'm looking forward to learning helpful camera techniques, seeing the beautiful S.C. countryside and meeting other like-minded people. If someone needs a roommate, please contact me. Thanks!
Jacqueline Kelley Apr 07, 2015 at 06:38 PM

Sharon, I am attending and open for a room mate. i didn't know if they assigned. I am driving from TN
Sharon Darr Apr 07, 2015 at 07:03 PM

Great! Looking forward to meeting you on Sunday.
Jacqueline Kelley Apr 07, 2015 at 10:42 PM

are you flying or driving
Sharon Darr Apr 08, 2015 at 05:41 PM

I'm driving...leaving Saturday and stopping in NC for the night to drive the mountaims feeling fresh. Have you attended other Road Scholar programs?
Jacqueline Kelley Apr 08, 2015 at 08:23 PM

I have not. I am excited as i have been feeling a little lost, so this is my get on with life adventure.
Sharon Darr Apr 09, 2015 at 06:39 AM

In my experience - I've attended only 7 other programs - Road Scholar provides quality in all areas. I bet you will get 'unlost' and even more excited about photography and their other programs. Now, if someone could just teach me to 'pack light'! Ugh!! See you soon...

Linda Moos Oct 03, 2013 at 10:01 PM

This is my second photo workshop, i attended the Poconos trip last year. Looking forward to this event. I'm leaving Sat am. From southern MD, south of DC/cAnnapolis. Anyone interested in meeting up around Asheville the night before? I think it is only a couple hors from RS event. Lin moos

Ann Gussett Apr 19, 2013 at 05:27 PM

I am going on this program in October and I am looking forward to it. It will be my second photography class with RS. Would love to hear from other participants.

Barbara Korman Apr 19, 2013 at 06:29 PM

Hey Ann- I am on my way back from this program and responded to your message. This pro\gram is so excellent I cancelled one I was taking with RS in the Poconos in Oct. to take this one again. I sent you my email address in the message I responded to (do not really know how this owrks). Feel free to email me directly. This program is Great!
Barbara Korman Apr 19, 2013 at 06:30 PM

Whoops- works. I'll see you in Oct. Get in touch with me so I can give you some poiunters as to what to expect.

Gladys Sherrer Mar 06, 2013 at 03:06 PM

Just enrolled in this program coming in April, my first Road Scholar adventure. Would like to hear from others planning to attend with me in Pickens,SC.
Barbara Korman Mar 07, 2013 at 12:43 PM

This is my 8th Road Scholar in a little over a year. They are very well organized and the photo ones tend to be small group so they are fun. I amk coming from NJand making the trip in two days.
Gladys Sherrer Mar 08, 2013 at 08:09 AM

Barbara, look forward to meeting you... this should be fun, interesting. Springtime and all that.
Terry Ames Oct 07, 2013 at 06:53 PM

I'm attending the October program and am interested in knowing if there are other Mah Jongg players in the group? I'd be happy to bring some tiles with me.

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