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 Sizzlin’ Senior Group Meetings on James Island
All senior trips have a $1.00 transportation fee that must be paid to the City of Charleston in addition to any admissions fees upon arrival. Contact Penny Dobey from JIRC for more information. 

Click here to download the 2018 JIRC Senior Trips

 Dates/Times Trip Destination Cost
*subject to change
January 17
 9:00am-5:00pm
State Museum
Columbia, SC
 $10 (general 
admission)
February 21
9:00am-5:00pm
Charlestowne Landing
Charleston, SC
$8
March 21
9:00am-5:00pm
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Charleston, SC
$22
March 22
11:00am-12:00pm
Spring Potluck Luncheon
JIRC
Free with dish
April 18
9:00am-5:00pm
McLeod Farms
McBee, SC
$1
May 16
9:00am-5:00pm
Pirate’s Voyage
Myrtle Beach, SC
$46
August 15
9:00am-5:00pm
Savannah, GA $1
September 19
10:00am-5:00pm
Charleston Tea Plantation
Charleston, SC
TBD
 October 17
10:00am-5:00pm
 Fort Sumter
Charleston, SC
TBD
October 25
11:00am-12:00pm
Halloween Potluck Luncheon
JIRC
Free with dish
November 28
9:00am-5:00pm
Creche Festival at Mepkin Abbey
Moncks Corner, SC
$2 
December 17
6:00pm-8:00pm
Holiday Festival of Lights
James Island County Park
$1


 Bees Landing Senior Trips & Luncheons
Registration begins January 1st until full. Trips are limited to the first 14 registrants. Contact Katelin Ballard from BLRC for more information. 

Click here to download the 2018 BLRC Senior Trips

 Date/Time   Trip Destination/Location Cost Description
January 12
11:00am-1:00pm
Bees Landing
Recreation Center
Free with
dish
Bring your favorite dish and celebrate fellow senior birthdays for the months of January-March.  
January 23
8:30am-4:00pm
State Museum
Columbia, SC
$35 Join us as we visit one of the oldest
museums in the US.  This trip will include
lunch at a local downtown restaurant.
February 7
7:30pm   
Dockstreet Theater
Charleston, SC 
$30 Come see the popular play “Helium”,
a warm and moving comedy about losing
your mind and finding your heart. 
March 13
9:30am-4:00pm
 Charleston Tea Plantation
Charleston, SC
$35 Get ready for the best tea experience of
your life! You will receive a guided tour
of the plantation and lunch will be
included at the Tomato Shed Cafe. 
April 18
1:00pm-7:00pm
Downtown Culinary Tour 
Charleston, SC 
$60 The Downtown Charleston Culinary Tour visits
4-5 different restaurants and combines
elements of a historical tour with a
culinary adventure. Tour will be 2.5 hours.
April 20
11:00am-1:00pm
Bees Landing
Recreation Center
Free with
dish
Bring your favorite dish and celebrate
fellow senior birthdays for the months
of April-June.
 May 8
9:00am-3:00pm
Patriots Point & Naval Museum
Charleston, SC
$30 The home of the USS Yorktown is this
month’s destination. This will be a full day
trip with lunch included from a local restaurant.
July 13
11:00am-1:00pm
Bees Landing Recreation Center Free with dish Bring your favorite dish and celebrate
fellow senior birthdays for the months
of July-September.
September 11
8:30am-4:00pm
Mepkin Abbey
Moncks Corner, SC
 $20 Mepkin Abbey is a community of Roman
Catholic monks established in 1949.
Join us for a guided church tour.
October 23
9:00am-4:00pm
Boone Hall Plantation
Charleston, SC
$30 Let’s take a relaxing trip to one of the
most entertaining and educational
plantations in the Charleston area.
November 2
11:00am-1:00pm
Bees Landing Recreation Center Free with dish Bring your favorite dish and celebrate
fellow senior birthdays for the months
of October-December.
November
Wednesday of Fair Week
Coastal Carolina Fair
Charleston, SC
$10 Join us for a day trip to the Coastal
Carolina Fair. 
December
12:00pm-8:00pm
Brookgreen Gardens
Charleston, SC
$30 See Brookgreen Gardens come to life
amid the soft glow of more than 5,500
hand-lit candles and lights. Walk the path
with a hot cup of cider, hear holiday
music, and celebrate the season. 


 St. Julian Devine Senior Trip

Senior Beach Retreat

Join us as we take you on a four day, three night stay at the Hilton Resort in Myrtle Beach for our annual Senior Beach Retreat. Price includes room, transportation, theme dance, a show, 3 meals a day, and other activities. Call (843) 724-7350 for more information.  

 Dates Ages Cost Activity #
 October 16-19 50+ $387/person 497011