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Program #17720RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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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.
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Jayne from Winchester, MA Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 11/03/13 - 11/08/13
The educational program about Bridge was worth while but the bedroom accommodations at the Grey Ghost Inn lacked adequate heat, lighting and cleanliness.

Sally from Lancaster, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
The program was outstanding, to say the least. Marti made lots of sense. Loved the chance to play bridge all the time...there were so many nice people. I would take this program again in a heart beat. Would like to say the food was great and loved the Grey Ghost Inn. The beds could use an upgrade....they are a little too hard. I don't like to complain, however, if I came again I would bring a bed topper to put on the bed. No issue for me. Thanks so much.

Patricia from Saratoga Springs, NY Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/06/13 - 10/11/13
Good program. The surroundings were relaxed and comfortable, the instructors very knowledgeable. Excellent service & food at the Grey Ghost Inn. Pat from Saratoga Springs, NY

Marjorie from Cedaredge, CO Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
Youwould like to understand some more points in bridge, take the trip to beautiful Vermont and take a class with Marti. She is personable and takes bridge seriously. The area is beautiful, especilly in the fall. The lodge serves wonderful food. Have a good Time.

Virginia from Tucson, AZ Number of programs attended: 14
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
This intensified bridge class is highly recommended for (especially) intermediate players. It was fun, informative and relaxed, yet intense - but not stressful. Marti, the instructor, is one of a kind. She is extremely knowledgeable, funny - very funny, kind but firm and truly loves the game of bridge and wants everyone to enjoy the game as well. She was always there to answer your questions and truly wanted everyone to experience success. The Grey Ghost Inn was lovely. It is not a fancy place, but it is country inn run by Carina and her family. Their hired chef, Jesse, was creative and presented fabulous quality meals. At his home he tends a full acre garden with 75 different varieties of tomatoes and he incorporates his garden in the meals. The veggies were superb....we actually had tomatoes that tasted like tomatoes! I've been on quite a few Road Scholar trips and this was one of the best!

Joan from Riverside, CT Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/08/13 - 09/13/13
WE HAD AN ENJOYABLE TIME LEARNING OTHER BRIDGE LAWS AND PROCEDURES. OUR INSTRUCTORS WERE EXTREMELY CLEAR AND LIVELY. OUR PARTICIPANTS WERE FRIENDLY AND DIVERSIFIED. WE WILL CERTAINLY TRY MORE OF YOUR PROGRAMS.

Andrea from Marshfield, MA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/22/13 - 09/27/13
The bridge week was excellent. The instructor was very knowledgable and the accommodations and food were excellent. The other participants were friendly, educated and very interested in the game of bridge. The location of the Inn allowed me to take a walk every morning and our group could explore the area for an hour or two after lunch. Everything about the program was great.

Frances from Ft Lauderdale, FL Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/08/13 - 09/13/13
There is only 4 days of instruction. Course is for intermediate players only, as stated. This course may not have been The Best Bridge of my Life (it was good bridge), but the Grey Ghost Inn served some of the highest quality, best tasting food ever served at any Road Scholar program. Ten star dining. Instructor is a pro. We could have used a final wrap-up/review session. That would have been nice for the 5th day.

John from Reading, PA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 09/08/13 - 09/13/13
I was surprise at the manner by which you phrased the issue of ethnicity. It would have been much easier simply as if the group was diverse.

Elaine from Willow Street, PA Number of programs attended: 0
Date attended: 09/08/13 - 09/13/13
The Gray Ghost Inn was ok, the food was excellent, and Marti was fantastic. Like Joyce, I am processing what I learned last week and am looking forward to using my new knowledge at a duplicate game next week.

Joyce from Saranac Lake, NY Number of programs attended: 6
Date attended: 09/08/13 - 09/13/13
A bridge player of any level would profit by attending the Road Scholar program in West Dover, Vermont to learn from the charismatic Marti Ronemus. I'm processing the strategies she taught me and someday, I hope to return to be revitalized by her teaching again.This is a fun program in a warm environment.

Nina from Grand Prairie, TX Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 10/14/12 - 10/19/12
Marti is good teacher and knows how to make learning fun...am considering going again!! Nina from Tx

Rose from Fairbury, NE Number of programs attended: 2
Date attended: 09/30/12 - 10/05/12
I had the "time of my life". There was so much I knew I didn't know. This event just left me wanting More and MORE. Our instructor, Marti Ronemus, was a phenominal teacher. I learned so much. The double bonus from this trip was just getting away and relaxing among the nicest people, from all over the US. It really is a small world and there are such nice people in it. I feel very rejuvenated! and I would do it all again............

Jean from Altoona, PA Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/16/12 - 09/21/12

Rosemary from Barrington, RI Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 06/24/12 - 06/29/12
I adore marty . I recently went to a regional Tournament. I used the techniques that Marty taught and studied her books. result i came in second .inmy what a testimonialdivision. there were over 300 people at the tournament/ Rosemary


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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
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