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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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Bob Young Feb 26, 2015 at 09:42 PM

Irene, I see your question to me was answered. The logistics were handled with ease You will love this program!! Bob Young
Irene Robertson Feb 27, 2015 at 10:25 AM

Thanks Bob... I only went to day six and saw that we were overnighting in Brandon. I go with another tour group that is not as accommodating as RS. They cater mostly to fly-ins and don't worry about drivers.

Irene Robertson Feb 26, 2015 at 03:30 PM

I would like to do this program on June 14. I plan to drive.. however, it starts in RI and ends in VT. Is there someone out there who might be interested in the same dates who would be interested in arranging a shuttle. They could drive to VT to pick me up and leave their car in RI. At the end of the program I would drive them to RI. Or vice-versa.
Benay Bubar Feb 26, 2015 at 03:36 PM

They drop you off in Rhode Island after the Vermont leg, so you can leave your car at the start and you'll just be brought back to it at the end. (I did this trip last year.)
Irene Robertson Feb 26, 2015 at 03:47 PM

Thank you... I missed this information in the material.

Bobby McMillan Sep 20, 2014 at 06:48 PM

My wife, Marilyn and I, are attending this program, beginning September 28th and are looking forward to joining others who are enrolled. This is our fourth Road Scholar event and our third New England visit. We are from Lubbock, Texas and anxious to see autumn foliage in its full glory!
Denise Swain Sep 20, 2014 at 11:41 PM

Look forward to meeting you. Travelling from Alabama. Anticipating 2nd RS trip and the privilege to experience the beauty of New England.

Sheila Bracken Sep 16, 2014 at 05:14 PM

Watching the spectacular weather forecast for this upcoming trip. We're coming in
Friday for a day of sightseeing on Saturday til we meet up with the September 21 program.

Carole Penzick Aug 11, 2014 at 01:12 PM

I am attending this program on Aug 17 and look forward to meeting everyone this Sunday.

Sheila Douglas Aug 10, 2014 at 09:10 PM

My mother, Mary Smith, and I will be attending the 21 Sept programme. We'll be arriving in Providence just before noon. Will anyone else be there to share a shuttle?
Sheila Bracken Aug 21, 2014 at 10:57 AM

Hi Sheila...My friend, Marsha Smith and I are also attending the September 21 program. We're coming in 2 days early so we can do some sightseeing before the program starts. We want to tour some of the mansions and do a harbor tour. My name is also Sheila (not many of us around), so between Marsha's last name and my first name, we'll be sure to get everyone confused! LOL. Looking forward to meeting you and your mother.

Susan Matts Jul 30, 2014 at 10:40 AM

I must start the 17 August program a bit late. If anyone wants to share a taxi from the Kingston train station after an 8:05 PM arrival on the 17th, let me know. Also, sadly, I must leave early on 23 August. If anyone wants to share costs on the way to Lake George, we could!

Looking forward to a fantastic adventure!

Bobbe Dabling Jul 27, 2014 at 02:31 PM

I have signed up for this program. I live in Utah and am thinking of driving to and from the area to enjoy the country's colors and sites. Any suggestions, aside from flying? I have thought about taking the train. Again, hope to meet new people. This is my first Road Scholar event.
Bobbe Dabling Aug 11, 2014 at 02:14 PM

I will be attending the Sept. 14-21 session. Anyone else?
Pat Hackeny Aug 13, 2014 at 01:58 PM

Hi Bobbe. My friend Agnes and I will be attending this session from Lexington, KY. She has been on seveal Road Scholar trips but this is my first. Looking forward to meeting you. Pat
Agnes Rankin Aug 16, 2014 at 10:52 AM

This is my third Road Scholar trip. I have thoroughly enjoyed the others! You will probably be happy to turn over the logistics to the group leader and relax if you drive all the way from Utah. Look forward to meeting you.

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