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Mark Townsend Aug 01, 2015 at 08:35 AM

Deciding how to fill the gaps is challenging. Here they are:
Open Periods during CSI Program We fly in 1 day early; out, 1 day late.
start GAP end suggested
Sunday 9:00AM 7.5 hours 4:30PM Registration is 3:30 to 5:00
Monday 3pm 3 hours 6pm Pool
Tuesday 7pm 2 hours 9pm Alfred Hitchcock movie
Wed 3:30pm 2.5 hours 6pm pool
Wed 7pm 2 hours 9pm Flamenco, Marketplace or amusement park at Knott's Berry Farm, or Downtown Disney!
Th 11am (end Group I, later for other groups) 7 hours 6pm (closing dinner) DisneyLand, Knott's Berry Farm, Soak City, Medieval Times, Pirate's Dinner Adventure Theater, Buena Park Mall
Fr 9AM 12 hours 9PM None
Sat SuperShuttle Pick-up at 10am (for us)
I assumed all activities have to fit between 9am and 9pm
Total "BIG" gaps to fill (for us): 26.5 hours
It currently seems to me that the easiest solution is to buy the 2015 Gold Passes (around $100 each) which would give unlimited pop-in pop-out access the entire week. Throw in Medieval Times one day and I think you're covered. What do YOU think

Mark Townsend Jul 27, 2015 at 07:32 AM

(My wife and I will be with Bowen our 13 year-old grand-son,are in the program beginning August 9.)

Mark Townsend Jul 27, 2015 at 07:29 AM

I have been investigating Tack-on possibilities OUTSIDE the immediate Buena Park area, for those who might be interested in occasionally driving/carpooling/taxi-sharing/bus-riding (up to about an hour each way?) for something really outstanding during the occasional "free time" blocks in the CSI program. I have mailed a file to Nicole Drake, so you could probably get it from her if you wish. Or contact me at judyandmarkt@gmail.com.

Doral Poujade Feb 02, 2014 at 05:30 PM

Looking at doing this program with my 14 year old granddaughter; Michaela is an "old hand" at R.S. programs - counting their previous names, this will be her 6th. Is anyone reading this going in July?

Cathie Currin Jun 27, 2013 at 10:23 PM

My 13-year-old grandson will be participating in this program. This is our third Intergenerational Road Scholar program and we're both looking forward to it. We'll have a little time before and after the program to do a little sightseeing. I thought that Knott's Berry Farm looked interesting, but haven't researched many possibilities. I know Biruk would love to have another grand along because this Gram isn't up for rides at a theme park. Would love to hear from you if you'll be at the same program.

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