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||Chair(s)|
First Wednesday, 1-3 pm
Fourth Tuesday, 7:00PM
Members’ homes: TBA
|Contact Mary Jane|
|Meeting 10/12 Cocktails, 11/23 Dinner, 2/16 Brunch, 4/25 Dinner
Time & Places TBA
Generally meets second Tues., 12:30 PM, @ members’ homes
|Great Decisions||Foreign Policy
Dec.4,2019 at 6:30-9pm;
Feb 19, March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17, Sept 16, Oct 21 and Nov 18, 2020 at 1:00-3:30pmAll at Westbrook Library
|Cultural Trips||Generally meets monthly
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Interest Groups are open to all members!
Please check our monthly newsletter for more detailed information about our interest groups and our Cultural Trips!
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Museum of Irish Hunger – Lecture and Discussion on America’s Love/Hate Relationship with Immigrants throughout our history.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Hill-Stead Museum and Grounds – Special Tour for our group with our own docent.
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
New Britain Museum of American Art
We will have a tour of the New Britain Museum of American Art with our own docent at approximately 10:45am and then lunch either in the delightful Museum Café or in nearby Polish Town — a series of restaurants and bakeries offering Polish delights. We will try StariPolska and hope for pierogi guidance from our own expert. The cost of this private special tour is $20.
Carpools to leave Westbrook Park & RIde at Exit 65 at 9:45 am. Cost $20 Please contact Eileen if you are interested, and indicate if you will drive, and if so, how many passenger you are willing to take, or if you need a ride.
Wednesday, December 18, 2019
Annual December Theater Party at Long Wharf Theater in New Haven – 2:00pm matinee
“Pride and Prejudice” – a rousingly theatrical twist on a beloved classic produced by Kate Hamill, adapted from the Jane Austen novel
Optional lunch at nearby restaurant prior to the show
Discounted Ticket Price: $50. We have 20 tickets reserved. Payment will not be due until mid-November. This is an annual event – and we always have a great time! If you are interested contact Dot
Transportation via carpool at Westbrook Park & Ride at Exit 65 or on your own.
Check for 2020 Cultural Trips in our monthly newsletters!