Programs

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.ON HOLD UNTIL SPRING
  • Strength, Balance & Stretch exercise program: Tuesdays & Friday mornings 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. September -June
  • Tai Ji Quan, Moving for Better Balance: Monday & Thursday afternoons at 3:30PM
  • Knitting Group: Tuesdays, after lunch at Silver Lake Landing ON HOLD UNTIL SUMMER
  • Peer Support Caregivers Group: Thursdays 12:30-2:30 PM
  • Veteran’s Coffee: 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 10 AM
  • Mount Washington Valley Arts Association, open painting sessions: Fridays after lunch, October-May

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.

Sight & Sound Theater, presents the movie of the play Jesus:

  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020
  • 3-10:30PM
  • $36
  • Dinner on your own at Granite Steak & Grille
  • Just in time for Passion Week
  • here is a link to the movie trailer https://youtu.be/Wrbpv7LRknE

Woodman Museum & Fat Dog Kitchen:

  • Wednesday, April 29, 2020
  • 9:30AM-5:30PM
  • $26
  • The Woodman offers Art, History, and Science
  • Lunch on your own at Fat Dog Kitchen

Chicago, the musical:

  • Thursday, May 14, 2020
  • 3:30PM-midnight
  • $90
  • Dinner on your own at the Sebago Brewery

Lupine, Polly’s, Harmon’s Cheese Shop:

  • Wednesday, June 10, 2020  or Tuesday, June 16, 2020
  • 9:30AM-5:30PM
  • $20
  • Lunch on your own at Polly’s Pancake House
  • bring money for souvenirs, lunch, and ice cream

POP’s Concert: the music of John Williams

  • Sunday, June 14, 2020
  • 11:30AM-8PM
  • $60
  •  John Williams wrote the musical score for many of the movies we love: Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars, Jaws, Harry Potter, to name a few. Hearing the music live, with full orchestration will be amazing!
  • We will leave straight for the concert, bring a brown bag lunch to eat on the bus. We will go out for dinner afterwards
  • Call to sign up 356-3231, tickets and transportation are $60
  • Dinner on your own at the Sebago Brewery

OOB: Deep Blue C Studio Orchestra

  • Tuesday, June 23, 2020
  • 2:30PM- midnight
  • price available in April
  • Dinner on your own
    • bring money for an ice cream stop on the way home
  • Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

OOB: Beach Boys Party

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    2:30PM- midnight
    price available in April
    Dinner on your own
    bring money for an ice cream stop on the way home
    Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

OOB: Queens of Pure Country

Tuesday, July 7, 2020
2:30PM- midnight
price available in April
Dinner on your own
bring money for an ice cream stop on the way home
Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

PMA: The Myth Makers; art of Winslow Homer and Fredric Remington

  • Wednesday, July 8, 2020
  • 10AM-5PM
  • $35
  • Lunch on your own
    • bring a brown bag to eat on the bus
    • or plan to visit the museum café or a local restaurant
  • Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

OOB: Let’s Hang On

    • Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    • 2:30PM- midnight
    • price available in April
    • Dinner on your own
      • bring money for an ice cream stop on the way home
    • Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

Shaken Not Stirred: a tribute to the 007 movie theme songs

  • Friday, July 17, 2020
  • 4-11PM
  • $47
  • Dinner on your own
  • Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

Mount Washington Valley Band Concert 

    • Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    • home pick ups start at 3:30, home by 9
    • donation for bus, and concert
    • Dinner bring a picnic lunch
      • bring money for an ice cream stop on the way home
    • Bring your own lawn chair
    • Call 356-3231 to sign up

OOB: Tapestry-A Carol King Tribute

  • Tuesday, August 4, 2020
  • 2:30PM- midnight
  • price available in April
  • Dinner on your own
    • bring money for an ice cream stop on the way home
  • Call 356-3231 to sign up, you will be on the list when you are paid

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

Lancaster Show Trip:

  • October 26-30, 2020
  • Sight & Sound Theater: Queen Esther; Tour of Gettysburg, Amish Experience, Kitchen Kettle Village
  •  5 Days, 4 night; $595 includes insurance, hotel, 8 meals, bus, admission, tours.
  • Lancaster 2020

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 25-29, 2020 New dates, perhaps you can now join us!

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

Link to flyer

Imperial Russia:

  • April 8-16, 2021,
  • 9 days, 11 meals, $4199ppdo.
  • Moscow: The Kremlin and Armory Museum, Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, High Speed train to St. Petersburg, Hermitage Museum, Catherine Palace, Church of Savior of Spilled Blood, epicurean tours
  • Includes travel insurance, and transportation to Boston Logan
  • Passport  & Visa needed.
  • Link: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/1032917 

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: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/931033

Imperial Russia:

  • April 8-16, 2021,
  • 9 days, 11 meals, $4199ppdo.
  • Moscow: The Kremlin and Armory Museum, Red Square, St Basil’s Cathedral, High Speed train to St. Petersburg, Hermitage Museum, Catherine Palace, Church of Savior of Spilled Blood, epicurean tours
  • Includes travel insurance, and transportation to Boston Logan
  • Passport  & Visa needed.
  • Link: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/1032917 

Painted Canyons of the West:

  • Featuring the 5 National Parks in Utah
  • September 19-27, 2021
  • Highlights: Colorado National Monument, Moab, Arches National Park, Canyonlands National Park, Dead Horse Point State Park, Utah’s Scenic Byway 24, Capitol Reef National Park, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Bryce Canyon National Park, Zion National Park, Las Vegas. For more information, follow the link below
  • Real ID or Passport needed.
  •  9 Days, 11Meals $3899 ppdo
  • Link: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/1032968

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