We’ll have an opportunity to take part in a pre-breakfast Tai Chi session. Getting in and out of maxi-vans.
Breakfast will be served 8:00-8:45 am, buffet style in the mayflower Dining Room featuring choices of cold and hot cereals, bread for toast, scrambled eggs, sausage or bacon, fruit bar with yogurt and granola, plus coffee, tea, and juice.
Morning class will begin at 9:00 am with a lecture by the Executive Director of the Historical Society of Cheshire County on the history of the Monadnock Region. The morning break will include coffee, tea, water, fruit and homemade Danish to renew your energy. The morning will conclude with a timber frame expert who will share building techniques on the six covered bridges of Cheshire County.
Lunch will be served buffet style in the Mayflower Dining Room inviting you to the choices of a full salad bar, soup of the day and salad and or sandwich, brownies or cookies, and drinks of your choice. Gluten free or special vegetarian are always available upon request.
The afternoon will offer a maxi-van tour of the 6 covered bridges of Cheshire County followed by time to enjoy beautiful Swanzey Lake. Free time opportunities will include a planned hike as well as options to canoe, golf, play tennis or just relax.
Dinner, will be served at 6:00 pm in the Mayflower Dining Room where a full buffet dinner awaits your palate featuring a salad bar, meat and vegetable entrée, dessert and drinks of your choice. Alternative entrées and special dietary needs are available upon request.
After dinner, we will enjoy a presentation by a local naturalist on the fauna of the region for the purposes of tree identification and remember why leaves change color. The day will close with a light snack and opportunities for conversation, board games, puzzles, reading, or watching TV.