Using Maxi-Vans we will visit Before breakfast, we’ll have an opportunity to take part in a Tai Chi session that promotes strength, balance, and peace of mind. Getting in/out of maxi-vans; driving about 30 miles, approximately 2 hours. Walking less than 1 mile on occasionally uneven surfaces.
At 8:00 a.m. 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.
Our day begins with a general exploration of the history of the region and the influence of the Grand Monadnock on art, literature and music. We’ll have a short break with light refreshments between classes. The morning continues with an exploration of the life and work of Willa Cather who wrote in the region and was buried in nearby Jaffrey.
In the Mayflower Dining Room, the lunch buffet includes a full salad bar, soup of the day, sandwich, dessert, coffee, tea, and water.
We will set out by maxi-vans with our Group Leader Tiffany Mannion for a field trip to explore, by maxi van, the views and history of Grand Monadnock. The mountain towers above the local landscape and frames thousands of years of local history and culture. Returning to Pilgrim Pines, the remainder of the afternoon is free. You might like to go kayaking, canoeing, or enjoy the tranquil atmosphere of the campus with a good book.
Dining room buffet.
Tonight enjoy professional local musician. Following the class you are invited to the Dining Room to enjoy conversation, food, reading, TV, puzzle making, etc. to wind up the day.