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ISLES OF SHOALS, NEW HAMPSHIRE

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Program #15432RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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. 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.
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.
Start of Program
Aug 24, 2013
Arrive at the Isles of Shoals dock (315 Market St.) in Portsmouth, NH between 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Boarding begins at 4:00pm, with a boat departure at 4:25pm.
You will be staying at the The Star Island Conference Center that night.
Location: Star Island
Nearest city or town: Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Nearest highway: I 95 and Route 1
Nearest airport: Manchester, NH

End of Program
Aug 30, 2013
The boat departs from Star Island at 11:45am to return to Portsmouth, NH at 1:15pm.
You will be staying at the The Star Island Conference Center the night before.
Location: Star Island
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: Access to the island is by boat only. Arrive between 1:00pm and 3:00pm at the Isles of Shoals Steamship Company dock in Portsmouth, NH, to meet the Road Scholar Coordinator.

Contact info:
30 Middle Street
Portsmouth, NH 13801 USA
phone: 603-430-6272
web: www.starisland.org

Room amenities: There are a limited number of rooms equipped with electrical outlets. If you require use of an electrical outlet within your room (for health reasons), be sure to indicate that when registering. Heating elements are not permitted in rooms.

Facility amenities: Oceanic House, built in the Grand Hotel Era of the 1800s, houses the main lobby, dining room, bookshop, gift shop, and sleeping quarters. A hotel annex, a number of small cottages and stone buildings, and several motel-style units provide additional guestrooms and conference meeting rooms.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Showers are normally available three times a week.

Additional nights before:
Although we are unable to accomodate visitors before or after the program, there are many accommodation options available in Portsmouth, NH. Please see free time listings.

Check in time: 3:30 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: Access to the island is by boat only. Arrive between 1:00pm and 3:00pm at the Isles of Shoals Steamship Company dock in Portsmouth, NH, to meet the Road Scholar Coordinator.

Contact info:
30 Middle Street
Portsmouth, NH 13801 USA
phone: 603-430-6272
web: www.starisland.org

Room amenities: There are a limited number of rooms equipped with electrical outlets. If you require use of an electrical outlet within your room (for health reasons), be sure to indicate that when registering. Heating elements are not permitted in rooms.

Facility amenities: Oceanic House, built in the Grand Hotel Era of the 1800s, houses the main lobby, dining room, bookshop, gift shop, and sleeping quarters. A hotel annex, a number of small cottages and stone buildings, and several motel-style units provide additional guestrooms and conference meeting rooms.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Bathroom: Showers are normally available three times a week.

Additional nights after:
Although we are unable to accomodate visitors before or after the program, there are many accommodation options available in Portsmouth, NH. Please see free time listings.

Check out time: 8:00 AM

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