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A Cultural Christmas Feast in Historic Charleston

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Program #14327RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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
Dec 15, 2013
Registration Begins Sunday at 4pm. Dinner is served at 6pm.
You will be staying at the Coastal Retreat Center, Isle of Palms/Charleston that night.
Location: Isle of Palms/Charleston
Nearest city or town: Mount Pleasant and Charleston
Nearest highway: Interstate 26, Mark Clark Expressway I-526, and US Highway 17
Nearest airport: Charleston International Airport

End of Program
Dec 20, 2013
Program concludes Friday with Lunch served at 11:30am
You will be staying at the Coastal Retreat Center, Isle of Palms/Charleston the night before.
Location: Isle of Palms/Charleston
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: The Coastal Retreat Center is operated by South Carolina Lutheran Retreat Centers. The center is a two-story brick building on the Isle of Palms, and is about 150 yards from the beach and the Atlantic Ocean. Bedrooms, dining room and classroom are all in the same building. The retreat center is just 15 miles north of downtown historic Charleston, SC. Isle of Palms is a barrier island, residential in nature and a popular beach destination. The island does not currently have a pharmacy or grocery store, but major shopping areas are located approximately five miles away on the mainland in Mt. Pleasant, SC

Contact info:
2101 Palm Blvd.
PO Box 224
Isle of Palms, SC 29451 USA
phone: 843-886-4630
web: www.sclrc.com/coastal

Room amenities: Each room has climate controlled heating and air conditioning. Clock radio, writing table, comfortable chairs, private shower bath. Bed and bath linens, soap, provided.

Facility amenities: Lounge areas on first and second floors. One television with cable channels/DVD components available on each level in the lounge areas. Wireless internet connection available in first floor lounge and dining areas.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check in time: 4:00 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: The Coastal Retreat Center is operated by South Carolina Lutheran Retreat Centers. The center is a two-story brick building on the Isle of Palms, and is about 150 yards from the beach and the Atlantic Ocean. Bedrooms, dining room and classroom are all in the same building. The retreat center is just 15 miles north of downtown historic Charleston, SC. Isle of Palms is a barrier island, residential in nature and a popular beach destination. The island does not currently have a pharmacy or grocery store, but major shopping areas are located approximately five miles away on the mainland in Mt. Pleasant, SC

Contact info:
2101 Palm Blvd.
PO Box 224
Isle of Palms, SC 29451 USA
phone: 843-886-4630
web: www.sclrc.com/coastal

Room amenities: Each room has climate controlled heating and air conditioning. Clock radio, writing table, comfortable chairs, private shower bath. Bed and bath linens, soap, provided.

Facility amenities: Lounge areas on first and second floors. One television with cable channels/DVD components available on each level in the lounge areas. Wireless internet connection available in first floor lounge and dining areas.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Check out time: 11:30 AM

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Except for the occasional meal on some programs, Road Scholar programs are all-inclusive. That means there are no extra “options,” no passing the hat for tips and no surprises. From lectures and field trips to gratuities and accommodations – the price you pay up front is the price you pay.

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