Tai Chi before breakfast. Extent and duration of recreational activities according to personal choice. Getting in/out of maxi-vans; driving about 15 miles, approximately 1 hour each way. Walking and standing at field trip sites and photo opportunities.
In the Mayflower Dining Room, the breakfast buffet offers choices such as scrambled eggs, sausage or bacon, hot and cold cereals, fruit bar with yogurt and granola, bread for toast, milk, juice, coffee, tea, water.
We start the day with our first session on Beethoven's 9th Symphony, a musical portrait of events leading up to the French Revolution. After a mid-morning break, Greg Athnos will present his second lecture on Felix Mendelssohn, a musical genius wedded to classicism.
In the dining room, we’ll have a buffet lunch with a full salad bar, soup of the day, and hot entrée plus beverage choices of coffee, tea, water.
We’ll have some “down” time to enjoy recreational opportunities available on campus such as waterfront activities, hiking, canoeing, and enjoying the beauty of the early autumn season. Later this afternoon, we’ll set out in maxi-vans to see the six covered bridges of Cheshire County, all within a 10-mile radius of Pilgrim Pines.
Dining room buffet.
At leisure. Enjoy a light snack in the Dining Room along with conversation, join in on a table game, work on a puzzle, read, watch TV, or just relax.