Senior Day Trips
This group of seniors bundled up and enjoyed a wonderful tour and lunch at the Belle Meade Plantation.
Each month, we offer day trips to places all throughout Middle Tennessee (and possibly beyond!). Depending on the trip, transportation is available to/from three locations: Franklin Recreation Complex, Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, and Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville. All transportation times are tentative. Exact pick up and drop off times will be given to registered patrons 72 hours prior to the scheduled trip. Please visit the Senior Policies page for more registration information.
Cheekwood & Pineapple Room Restaurant
Go with us on a tour of Cheekwood. On this tour learn more about the fascinating history of Cheekwood which is intimately interwoven with the growth of Nashville, Maxwell House Coffee and the entrepreneurial Cheek family. Also discover the historic significance of the Cheek's Georgian style mansion, one of the finest examples of an American Country Place Era Estate in the nation, and its renowned residential and landscape architect, Bryant Fleming. After touring the exhibits, grounds, and mansion, we will have lunch (Dutch treat) at the Pineapple Room Restaurant on site. The cost of the trip includes the Cheekwood tour and transportation. Lunch at the Pineapple Room is Dutch treat. Registration is required.
Trip Date: March 29
Time: 7:45am-3:30pm Longview; 8:15am-3pm Nolensville; 8:45am-2:30pm Franklin
Cost: $37 (Price includes tour and transportation; Lunch is Dutch treat)
Online Registration Code: 8811
Hundred Oaks Castle
Join us on a drive to Winchester, TN to see the Hundred Oaks Castle and Gardens. The castle was built in 1830 and is rich with history. The castle was restored to its current state in the 90's by the Kent Bramlett Foundation. The castle and gardens truly are a site to see. After the tour, you will get to pick your own restaurant for lunch (Dutch treat) on the downtown Winchester square. You may also shop at your leisure if time allows. The cost of the trip includes admission to Hundred Oaks Castle and transportation. Registration is required.
Trip Date: April 27
Time: 7:30am-5pm Franklin; 8am-4:30pm Nolensville; 8:30am-4pm Longview
Cost: $28 (Price includes tour and transportation; Lunch is Dutch treat)
Online Registration Code: 8812
Blue Heron & Riverview Restaurant
Back by popular demand! Witness the beautiful spring colors and see some beautiful waterfront homes from aboard the 40' Blue Heron pontoon boat set on the Cumberland River. Captain Jim will guide us through 30,000 acres of wildlife refuge. This trip offers relaxation, adventure, and maybe even some great photo opportunities. Just to make sure we soak up as much of the view as possible we will have lunch first (Dutch treat) at the Riverview Restaurant and Marina. The cost of the trip includes the Blue Heron boat ride and transportation.
Trip Date: May 16
Time: 8:45am-6pm Longview; 9:15am-5:30pm Nolensville; 9:45am-5pm Franklin
Cost: $32 (Price includes boat ride and transportation; Lunch is Dutch treat)
Online Registration Code: 8813