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Boston Christmas Festival
Offering everything a holiday shopper could desire under one roof. The annual Christmas Festival features the distinctive works of over 300 master American craftsmen. Bargain hunters, as well as those with extravagant tastes, will find an endless array of home accessories, designer fashions, artisan jewelry, handcrafted holiday décor, tempting gourmet specialty foods and one-of-a-kind handcrafted gifts unavailable elsewhere.
Depart Marshwood High School at 8:30 a.m.; arrive at the Seaport World Trade Center as the show opens at 10:00 a.m.; meet the bus at 2:00 p.m. for the trip to Quincy Market (if the weather is wet we will visit Copley Place); re-board the bus at 5:00 p.m. for the return trip to South Berwick. There will be plenty of space to safely store your show purchases. As always, we will travel via Custom Coach.
$52pp includes bus and show ticket.
Boston Flower & Garden Show-2018
Experience the first scents and colors of spring! Fee includes round trip Custom Coach and Limo transportation and show ticket. Spend the morning at the show and then travel to Quincy Market. Once at Quincy Market you can shop, lunch or explore Haymarket, the North End or the new Boston Public Market on your own.
Boston North End Trip
with Chris Toy, RSU 1 Adult Education
Are you hungry for authentic Italian food? Do you feel like a leisurely train ride to and from Boston to feast on said authentic Italian food? Well then, we’re planning a trip to Boston’s north end with our celebrated native Bostonian and chef, Chris Toy, and he will lead you on a merry adventure. Along with the aforementioned feasting, Chris will take you on a walking tour of several Boston landmarks: the Freedom Trail with Paul Revere’s house (additional fee for entry) and the Old North Church and the Haymarket, Boston Market and Quincy Market. The trip includes transportation via Amtrak. Wear comfortable shoes for this walking tour. Train departs Brunswick Station at 7:25 am, and leaves from Boston North Station at 4:45pm, arriving in Brunswick at 8:05pm. No refunds. No discounts. Space is limited, so contact us now to register! Register by September 15th.
Celtic Family Christmas
The Guardian says “it will raise you up and leave you misty eyed”. Natalie MacMaster returns to Portland’s Merrill Auditorium, and this time she’s bringing the whole family with her. Cape Breton’s famous fiddling phenom is joined by husband Donnell Leahy – an award winning fiddle vistuoso in his own right – and an incredible array of talented musicians (including their step-dancing/fiddling children – most recently seen on NBC’s Little Big Shots) for this special holiday concert.
Ushering in the yuletide spirit with a lineup of holiday favorites intermingled with classic Celtic song and dance, A Celtic Family Christmas is a joyous celebration that welcomes audiences in as part of the MacMaster-Leahy clan.
Learn more about the tour at www.nataliemacmaster.com.
Deadline to register is October 25. Refunds will not be available after this date.
Depart: 5:15 p.m. Waterville Elm Plaza, return 10:30 p.m.
Depart: 5:45 p.m. Gardiner (I-95 Park & Ride) return 10:00 p.m.
Registration fee includes motorcoach transportation and orchestra level concert ticket.
Christmas Craft Fair in Boston - Fall 2017
with Sue De Cesare, South Portland Adult Education
Group of 4 or more use Promo Code CRAFT NO REFUNDS AFTER 10/25
Christmas Craft Fair in Boston - Fall 2017
with Sue De Cesare, Biddeford Adult Education
The Christmas Festival makes preparing for the holidays a breeze, with gifts for everyone and all the elements for stylish entertaining. For holiday decorating, the show offers many possibilities from opulent brocade and tapestry Christmas stockings and wall hangings to old fashioned cranberry garland wreaths, musical angel figurines, whimsical holiday elves, gleaming seashell ornaments, collectible Santas and colorful seasonal flags. Offering everything a holiday shopper could desire under one magnificent roof. The annual Christmas Festival, features the distinctive work of over 300 master American craftsmen. Bargain hunters, as well as those with extravagant tastes, will find an endless array of gorgeous home accessories, designer fashions, artisan jewelry, handcrafted holiday décor, tempting gourmet specialty foods and one-of-a-kind handcrafted gifts unavailable elsewhere.
- leaves Park & Ride at 8:15am (across from Wal-Mart), Biddeford
- leaves from Boston at 4:00pm
- returns to Park & Ride at approximately 6:00pm
Group of 4 or more use Promo Code "CRAFT" we'll take $10 off each registration.
NO REFUNDS AFTER 10/25
Fun with Friends Literacy FUNdraisers
Get your friends together for a great time of entertainment - all to support our literacy programs!
Click on the links below to register for these FUN WITH FRIENDS events.
Gardens Aglow Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens F17
with Jane Lee, Mid-Maine Regional Adult Community Education
SEE THE GARDENS IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT! No need to worry about parking or driving in poor visibility on this trip! Travel to Boothbay in comfort with a Cyr Bus and in-bus entertainment. The bus will drop you off at the Visitor’s Center of the gardens. Once inside, you will have two and one half hours to explore the magic within the gardens. Join us this winter for the biggest and brightest light display in Maine! This year, over 360,000 energy efficient LED lights decorate our central gardens and buildings. That’s right – the largest light display in Maine just got larger! From the lights, to the s’mores pit, food trucks and special art exhibits, Gardens Aglow has something for everyone. Join us to experience the magic. Depart 4:30 p.m., from Waterville (Elm Plaza), Return 10:00 p.m. Depart 5:00 p.m., from Gardiner (West Gardiner Service Plaza) Return 9:30 p.m.
Course will run