Interest Groups

Interest groups meet at various times and locations and are open to all.  The groups meet at a member’s home or other venues.  Please check the monthly newsletter for more detailed information.

Interest Group Meeting Information
Book Discussion Afternoons Monthly Meeting:First Wednesday, 1-3 pm
Members’ homes:  TBA
Book Discussion Evenings Monthly Meeting:Fourth Tuesday, 7:00PM
Members’ homes: TBA
Bridge Afternoons Monthly Meeting: Third Monday
Various times:  TBA
Members’ homes: TBA
Bridge Evenings Monthly Meeting:First Thursday  7:00 PM
Members’ homes
Dinner Series Evenings Meets in the evenings, 4 times a year @ members’  homes.
Dates:  TBA
Mah Jongg Afternoons Monthly Meeting: Generally meets second Tues., 1:00  PM, @ members’ homes
Discussions : Foreign Policy
Topics will include:Trade and PoliticsConflict in the South China Sea

  • The future of Europe
  • Saudia Arbia in Transition
  • US Foreign Policy and Petroium
  • Latin America’s Political Pendulum
  • Prospects of Afghanistan and Pakistan
  • Nuclear Security
Meets twice per month
Tuesday, Feb.  7, 2017
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Monday, March 20, 2017
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Monday, April 17, 2017
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

This year we will continue to explore museums and  historical sites in Connecticut, & schedule a few  additional adventures!

Check the monthly newsletter for additional details and sign-up information.  Spring 2017 trips will be announced in Jan. 2017.

Thursday, October 13, 2016Osborne Homestead, Derby
Osborne Homestead Museum and Gardens, & Kellogg Environmental Center in Derby, Home of Mrs. Osborne Kellogg, accomplished businesswoman and conservationist, dedicated her life to preserving land for future generations.

Guided docent tour begins:  10:30 am;

No fee but donations are welcome.  Lunch will be at a nearby restaurant.

Transportation: Carpool or “On Your Own”

Contact: Dot

Tuesday, November 1, 20169/11 Memorial Guided Tour
Tour Begins:  12 Noon – Arrival should be 10 minutes minimum before the tour. Tour duration is 45 minutes, and ends at the museum entry.

Cost: The senior tickets are 34.09 (includes tax)

Transportation: 7:50 AM Shoreline East Train (check the latest schedule for any changes) from Old Saybrook, Westbrook etc. Change in New Haven to Metro North-NYC.

Contact: Pat

Wednesday, December 7, 2016Annual Theater Party
Long Wharf Theater, New Haven. 

Jerry Sterner’s play ”Other People’s Money”

Pricing based on group attendance: discounted to $51.25.  Tickets are limited; reserve ASAP.  Contact Dot to sign up.

2pm Matinee: Optional: Lunch at Brazi’s Italian Restaurant before play.

Transportation: via car pool or “On your Own”.

Contact:  Dot