Fun Programs, Classes, Trips, and Adventures

The Gibson Center has developed a HUGE menu of programs for seniors of all abilities and interest levels. Much of what we do has come directly from your suggestions, so keep them coming!

  • Gibson Game Day: Wednesdays 12:30-3:00 PM – Play bridge, cribbage, scrabble, checkers, canasta, cards, monopoly, friendly poker, and have fun while meeting new friends!
  • Wii: Wednesdays 10:30-11:30 AM & 12:30-1:30 PM
  • Quilt Club: 2nd & 4th Wednesday, 10:00 AM-noon
  • FUNDAY: Monday and Thursday after lunch, games, crafts, music…
  • Belly Dancing Class: Thursdays at 9 AM.
  • Strength, Balance & Stretch exercise program: Tuesdays & Friday mornings 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM.
  • Tai Ji Quan, Moving for Better Balance: Monday & Thursday afternoons
  • Blood Pressure Clinic: 3rd Monday, 11:00 AM- noon
  • Knitting Group: Tuesdays, after lunch at Silver Lake Landing
  • Peer Support Caregivers Group: Thursdays 12:30-2 PM
  • Veteran’s Coffee: 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 10 AM

Check the Calendar section for updates on all Ongoing Programs

Gibson Day Trips

Please sign up for all trips: 356-3231
New trip policy: when you sign up, you will be placed on the waiting list. When you pay for the trip, your name will be moved to the going list.

The Arabian Nights:

  • Saturday, June 1, 2019
  • 9:30AM-5PM
  • $22
  • Dinner on your own at the Granite Steak & Grill

Lupine Trip:

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019
  • 9AM-5:30PM
  • Price: $18
  • Lunch on your own at Polly’s Pancakes.
  • Bring spending money for cheese, gift shops, and ice cream.

Josh Groban Bridges Tour:

  • Monday, June 24, 2019
  • 3PM-midnight
  • $64
  • Dinner on your own at the Sebago Brewery

Old Orchard Beach Concert Series:

  • Tuesday, June 25, The Carpenters (tribute)
  • Tuesday, July 9, The Beatles (tribute of the early years, pre. 1964)
  • Tuesday, August 6, The Diamonds
  • Tuesday, August 13, Simon & Garfunkel (tribute)

3PM to Midnight

Price: $32 each concert

Dinner on own at the Rising Tide

Bring spending money for snacks or ice cream.

Titanic the Musical:

  • Wednesday, July 17, 2019
  • 9:30AM-5PM
  • $40
  • Lunch on your own

Cirque du Soleil Crystal:

  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019
  • 3PM-midnight
  • Price: $68
  • Dinner on your own at Sebago Brewery
  • An ice experience blending the circus arts and ice skating.

The Moving Wall:

  • Thursday, August 8, 2019
  • after lunch, board the bus
  • donations accepted
  • bring money for ice cream

SeaDogs, Elvis Presley Day, Fireworks:

  • Thursday, August 222019
  • 3PM- midnight
  • Price: $25
  • Bring spending money to buy your own food at Haddlock Stadium.

Two Lights State Park and the Lobster Shack Restaurant:

  • Wednesday, August 28, 2019
  • 9:30AM-5PM
  • $20
  • Lunch on your own at the Lobster Shack
  • Bring money for gift shop and ice cream

White Mountain Museum; Grand Hotels of the White Mountains:

  • Friday, September 6, 2019
  • 9AM-5:30PM
  • Price: $20
  • Lunch on your own
  • Bring spending money for gift shops, and ice cream.

Gilmanton Vineyard Tour:

  • Friday, September 13, 2019
  • 9:30AM-5PM
  • $45
  • Price includes Flight of 3 wine tasting, lunch, tip, tax and transportation
  • Please choose your lunch option when you sign up.


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Please sign up for trips as soon as possible, we often need to make reservations weeks in advance.

Explore Tuscany:

  •  October 12-20, 2019
  • Highlights: Montecatini Terme, Florence, Lucca, Gothic Line, Pisa, San Gimignano, Siena, Cooking Class, Choic of a Winery Tour or a Cheese Farm…
  •  9 days $3299 ppdo
  • Link:

Peru: Ancient Land of Mysteries:

  • January 18 — January 25, 2020
  • Lima, Choice on Tour, Sacred Valley of the Incas, Local Andean Cultures, Ollantaytambo Ruins, Home-Hosted Lunch, Machu Picchu, Cuzco, Larco Museum. For more information follow the link below
  • Passport needed.
  •  8 Days, 13 Meals $4399 ppdo
  • Link:

Sunny Portugal – Estoril Coast, Alentejo & Algarve:

  • April 14 — April 23, 2020
  • Portuguese Riviera, Choice on Tour, Lisbon, Fado Dinner Show, Sintra, Obidos, Fatima, Evora, Alentejo Countryside Stay, Sagres, Lagos, Algarve, Faro, Cork Factory, Azeitao, 2 Winery Tours, 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. For more information follow the link below
  • Passport needed.
  •  10 Days, 14 Meals $3899 ppdo
  • Link:

Cape Cod:

* 400th Anniversary of the arrival of the MayFlower

*Rhododendron Festival at Heritage Gardens

*A day on Martha’s Vineyard

*Provincetown, Chatham, Hyannis, Sandwich

*May 4-8, 2020

*$550 includes bus, hotel, 8 meal, tours, insurance

Link to flyer

Norwegian Gem; Boston to Quebec:

  • September 18-25, 2020
  • Bar Harbor; Halifax, Cape Breton Island, Sydney Nova Scotia; Charlottetown, PEI; Saguenay (LaBaie) Quebec; Quebec City.
  • Includes travel insurance, and transportation to ship
  • Passport needed.
  •  7 Days, All Shipboard Meals
  • Price based on cabin
    • Inside $1683 ppdo
    • Outside $2023 ppdo
    • Balcony $2856 ppdo
  • Link:Gibson Cruise Link

Bluegrass Country & the Smoky Mountains:

  • Featuring Louisville, Gatlinburg & Asheville
  • October 15 — October 23, 2020
  • Churchill Downs, Kentucky Derby Museum, Old Louisville Walking Tour, Choice on Tour, Buffalo Trace Bourbon Distillery, Lexington Horse Farms, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Dolly Parton’s Stampede & Dinner Show, Asheville, Biltmore Estate. For more information, follow the link below
  • Real ID or Passport needed.
  •  9 Days, 12 Meals $3299 ppdo
  • Link:

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