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6 Days | 5 Nights
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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Patricia Calhoun Aug 31, 2015 at 12:54 PM

Regarding the Sep 28-Oct 3 program, is anyone interested in sharing transportation between the conference center and the Buffalo airport?

Premium Email Subscriber May 30, 2015 at 04:56 PM

Will stay at Renewal Center with extra day before and 3 days after tour. Does anyone know a wine tour company that will pick you up at the Renewal Center and drop you off? Most do p/u at Niagara By The Lake or Niagara Falls, and the problem is driving back to renewal after tasting. I will rent a car, but need designated driving. Thank You for your comment or information, Maria

Roz Cole May 30, 2015 at 02:01 PM

Program ended yesterday. I had reservations about having bathrooms down the hall, but it all worked out just fine. Nancy, the Coordinator is considerate, accommodating, and well organized. She makes sure guests are distributed among the 4 floors to minimize gridllock in loos and showers. There was plenty of privacy, and there was never anyone else in either when I was there. There were only 24 of us, and we all enjoyed getting to know each other.. We were kept very busy, with just about every minute accounted for. Most liked it that way, some would have preferred more free time. Interesting, indormative, entertaining program. Plan to stay and relax in this quiet retreet a few extra days.

Gail Jackman May 30, 2015 at 09:39 AM

If anyone is interested in sharing the cost of transportation from the Buffalo Airport to Sheraton at the Falls on 7/25 for the 7/26 program, email me at galejackpb@windstream.net. My Delta flight arrives at 3:25pm on 7/25.

Roz Cole May 23, 2015 at 08:56 AM

I arrived yesterday. Renewal is about all you can do here (without a car). That's a good thing. However, eagerly awaiting the rest of the group.

Margie Dimond Apr 24, 2015 at 01:06 PM

I'm so excited - this is my first Road Scholar Adventure!!!
Roz Cole Apr 24, 2015 at 03:53 PM

Welcome to the family, and a Brave New World.

Roz Cole Mar 26, 2015 at 07:16 AM

I will join the 5/24 program immediately after the Chautauqua, staying at retreat center 2 Nites before + 3 nites after, then 2 or 3 Nites in Buffalo for sightseeing. Anyone else doing this?

DNell Williamson Feb 26, 2015 at 06:44 PM

Does anyone know how to delete posts?
Roz Cole Mar 26, 2015 at 07:27 AM

When you first post the delete button is in the upper right of your message. I think it might disappear after a while.

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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners
6 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
2 Performances


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