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To reach Older Adult Centre
Address: 100 City Centre Drive, P.O. Box 2214, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 2C9 Canada
Telephone: 905-615-3208 for trip info: Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


Travel Information

Tickets must be purchased in advance at the Travel Office, Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Guests are welcome and must be 50 years of age or older.

Please advise if you have dietary concerns and we will try and accommodate you.

All bus trips include gratuities and all taxes.

Ticket holders should be at the Centre at least 20 minutes before the schedule departure time, the bus will wait 5 minutes only for late comers.

We will not be responsible for any changes to our original itinerary or delays due to uncontrollable or difficult weather.

A minimum of 40 passengers is required for all trips.

For more information, please call 905-615-3208.



The Movers and Shakers Travel Committee presents:


Casino Rama - September 24, October 16, October 29, November 26, December 8, 2009
Mohawk Racetrack & Chudleigh's Apple Farm - September 8, 2009 - Cancelled
Stratford Festival: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - September 10, 2009
Fort Erie Race Track and Slots - October 6, 2009 - Cancelled
Heights, Sights and Jackpot Lights - October 6, 2009
Shirley's Mystery Tour: Something Old, Something New! - October 13, 2009
Cirque du Soleil "OVO": The teeming world of insects - November 6, 2009
ROM and Reels (Royal Ontario Museum and Woodbine Racetrack) - November 10, 2009
Flamboro Downs (Racetrack and Casino) - November 10, 2009
Geritol Follies Christmas Variety Show - December 4, 2009
The Living Arts Centre presents The Wizard of Oz - January 1, 2, and 3, 2010


Casino Rama

Casino Rama Google image from http://www.just4kickssoccer.com/leagues/8457/graphics/CasinoRama.jpg
About Casino Rama Casino Rama Recipe Box

Thursday, September 24; Friday, October 16; Thursday, October 29; Thursday, November 26; Tuesday, December 8, 2009

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Casino Rama - Thursday, September 24, 2009

Bjorn Again Google image from http://cdn.idolator.com/assets/images/idolator/2009/02/bjorn-again.jpg


NOTE: Upon purchasing your ticket to Casino Rama for Thursday, September 24, 2009, you will be eligible to purchase a ticket for a CASINO RAMA SPECIAL: BJORN AGAIN on Friday, September 18, 2009. Please see the Travel Office for details on this Casino Rama Bjorn Again Special.

"Björn Again is a satirical show which parodies ABBA, and takes its name from Björn Ulvaeus, a member of ABBA, and a pun on the phrase 'born again' ~ from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Bjorn Again is an Australian ABBA cover band that has, for the past 20 years, played tribute concerts of the 1970s musical group ABBA all over the world. View Bjorn Again: Dancing Queen, Zofingen - YouTube video, 4:10 min.

Regular Casino Rama Trip includes:
Transportation on a luxury coach to Casino Rama near Orillia.
5 hours stay with a free voucher for buffet lunch at the Casino.

$5.00 for Members, $6.00 for Guests 50+.
Please note: No refunds!

Depart from Square One: 8:30 a.m.
Depart from Casino: 3:30 p.m. SHARP!!!!
Return to Square One: Approximately 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Tickets will go on sale six weeks prior to the trip date.
Includes a free buffet lunch.

**Please remember to bring your Players Passport Card and Valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive the free buffet lunch.**
Did you know that the benefits of using your Player's Card include tickets to shows, free luxury accommodation, meals and merchandise?

Please call 905-615-3208 for more information
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

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Casino Rama - Friday, October 16, 2009 - SOLD OUT!

Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance Google image from http://www.musicaldiscoveries.com/artwork/rhlotdfc.jpg

Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance tour - the international Irish dancing phenomenon that has performed sold-out shows in more than 45 countries - returns to Casino Rama.

* * Remember to bring your Players Passport Card and valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive the free buffet lunch. * *

Departure: 8:15 a.m.
Leaving the Casino: 5:00 p.m.
Return to Square One: 6:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Ticket price: Members: $5.00, Guests 50+: $6.00

PLEASE NOTE: NO REFUNDS

Ticket price includes a 7-hour stay, performance and free buffet lunch.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more information
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Trips are subject to change.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Casino Rama - Thursday, October 29, 2009

Includes a free buffet lunch.

* * Remember to bring your Players Passport Card and valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive the free buffet lunch. * *

Departure: 8:30 a.m.
Return to Square One: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Ticket price: Members: $5.00, Guests: $6.00
Tickets will go on sale Monday, September 14, 2009.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more information
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Trips are subject to change.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Casino Rama - Thursday, November 26, 2009 - SOLD OUT!

Includes a free buffet lunch.

* * Remember to bring your Players Passport Card and valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive the free buffet lunch. * *

Departure: 8:30 a.m.
Return to Square One: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Ticket price: Members: $5.00, Guests: $6.00
Tickets will go on sale Monday, October 5, 2009.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more information
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Trips are subject to change.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Casino Rama - Tuesday, December 8, 2009 - SOLD OUT!

Includes a free buffet lunch.

* * Remember to bring your Players Passport Card and valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive the free buffet lunch. * *

Departure: 8:30 a.m.
Return to Square One: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Ticket price: Members: $2.00, Guests: $3.00.
Please note: No refunds!

Tickets will go on sale Monday, October 5, 2009.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more information
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

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Mohawk Racetrack and Chudleigh's Apple Farm

Mohawk Racetrack building Google image from http://www.woodbineentertainment.com/welcome/IMAGES/mohawkSmall.jpg Mohawk Racetrack horseracing Google image from http://z.about.com/d/horseracing/1/0/S/e/2/bcrown08-ot1a.jpg

Chudleigh's Apple Farm Google image from http://www.miltonweb.ca/Tourist%20Images/Chudleighs-Apple.jpg Chudleigh's Apple Farm Google image from http://www.kidsummer.com/images/events/event4.jpg Chudleigh's Apple Farm Google image from http://schools.tdsb.on.ca/mauricecody/applefarm.jpg

Tuesday, September 8, 2009 - Sorry, trip cancelled!

Travel by coach to Mohawk Racetrack (Horse Track Racino) and receive a $10.00 coin voucher at the Casino. After your three-hour stay, we will travel to Chudleigh's Apple Farm for lunch and a wagon ride.

** Please remember to bring your Winner's Circle Rewards card and Photo Identification in order to receive your $10.00 voucher. **

Departure: 9:00 a.m.
Return to Square One: 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Early Bird Ticket Price - Members: $30, Guests: $35.00.
Tickets will go on sale on Thursday, July 2, 2009.

For more information, please call 905-615-3208.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Stratford Festival:
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Google image from http://www.rfct.org/photos/180px-Forum_LP_cover.jpg Stratford Festival Theatre Google image from http://www.andreas-praefcke.de/carthalia/world/images/cdn_stratford_festival_2.jpg A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Google image from http://www.stratfordfestival.ca/imagegallery/production_images/forum.jpg

Thursday, September 10, 2009 - SOLD OUT!

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum at the Avon Theatre. This musical comedy is pictured in ancient Rome. The slave, Pseudolus, yearns for freedom while his young master pines for the girl next door. In exchange for his freedom, Pseudolus promises to find a way to unite the young lovers. Lunch on your own.

Departure: 9:00 a.m.
Return to Square One: 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Early Bird Ticket Price - Members: $85, Guests: $90.00.
Effective June 1, 2009: Ticket Price - Members: $90.00, Guests $95.00
Tickets will go on sale Friday, May 1, 2009.

For more information, please call 905-615-3208.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Fort Erie Race Track and Slots

Fort Erie Race Track and Slots Fort Erie Slots Google image of slots from http://www.forterieracing.com/ Fort Erie Race Track and Slots Photo Gallery Fort Erie Race Track and Slots Events and Promotions

Tuesday, October 6, 2009 - Sorry, trip cancelled!

Take a coach to fort Erie for a day of slots. Receive $20 slot play at the Casino.
Please remember to bring your Winner's Circle Rewards card and Photo Identification
in order to receive your $20 slot play.

Tickets: $20.00 for Members and Guests 50+.
Depart from Square One: 9:00 a.m.
Leave Casino at 3:30 p.m.
Return to Square One: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Call 905-615-3208 for more information, Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Details of this trip may change due to circumtances beyond our control.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Heights, Sights and Jackpot Lights

CN Tower Google image from http://media.photobucket.com/image/cn%20tower/travelguideatharvard/1P-701-V500-CN-Tower.jpg Woodbine Racetrack Google image from http://www.sightseeingtoronto.com/mempics/1018585591482b8362a7a111.32740291.jpg

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

See Toronto from a breathtaking new perspective: the Glass Floor level during your tour of the World's Famous CN Tower. Lunch on your own. Next, it's off to Woodbine Racetrack for a 2½ hour stay and receive a $10 free slot play and gift.

Remember to bring your Winner's Circle Rewards card and valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive your $10 slot play voucher and gift.

Departure: 9:00 a.m.
Return to Square One: 5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Ticket Price: Members $30, Guests: $35.00.

Trip ticket price includes tips and gratuity.

For more information, please call 905-615-3208.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Shirley's Mystery Tour - Something Old, Something New!

Witch with crystal ball Google animated image from http://www.vulcans-forge.com/images/WitchWithCrystalBall.gif

Tuesday, October 13, 2009 - SOLD OUT!

Departure: 9:00 a.m.
Return to Square One: 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Ticket Price: Members $65, Guests: $70.00.

Trip ticket price includes tips and gratuity.

For more information, please call 905-615-3208.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Cirque du Soleil "OVO"

OVO Cirque du Soleil Google image from http://www.conradaskland.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/ovo-cirque-du-soleil-662x1024.png OVO Cirque du Soleil Google image from http://z.about.com/d/montreal/1/0/k/A/-/-/OVO_cirque_du_soleil_1.jpgOVO Cirque du Soleil Google image from  http://z.about.com/d/montreal/1/0/w/A/-/-/cirque_du_soleil_OVO_acrosport4.jpg

Friday, November 6, 2009 - 4:00 p.m. Show

OVO Official Trailer. YouTube video, 1:37 min.

The Toronto performance of the new Cirque du Soleil show is OVO: The teeming world of insects.

OVO is a headlong rush into a colourful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play, fight and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement. The insects' home is a world of biodiversity and beauty filled with noisy action and moments of quiet emotion."

At the heart of the show, there is a love story between a gawky new insect in town and a luscious Lady Bug. The cast comprises of 53 performing artists from 13 countries.

Early Bird ticket price - Members: $75.00. Guests (all ages): $80.
Effective June 15, 2009 - Members: $80.00. Guests (all ages): $85.00.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more details.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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ROM and Reels
Royal Ontario Museum and Woodbine Racetrack

Royal Ontario Museum ROM Google image from http://www.concierge.com/images/cnt/articles/april08/seven_wonders/cnt_sevenwonders_001p.jpg Woodbine Racetrack Google image from http://www.tintdude.com/forum/lofiversion/index.php/t54003.html

Thursday, November 10, 2009

A trip to the Royal Ontario Museum is like going around the world and back in time, all in the same day! Lunch on your own. Next, it's off to Woodbine Racetrack for a 2½ hour stay and receive a $10 free slot play (Reels) and gift.

** Remember to bring your Winner's Circle Rewards card and valid Government issued Photo Identification in order to receive your $10.00 voucher and gift.**

Departure: 9:00 a.m.
Return to Square One: 5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Ticket price - Members: $30.00. Guests: $35.
Ticket will go on sale Monday, September 21, 2009.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more details.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Flamboro Downs
Trots, Slots and Jackpots: Racetrack and Casino

Flamboro Downs

Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Transportation on a luxury coach to Flamboro Downs.
Five-hour stay and receive $20 slot play at the Casino.

Ticket price - Members and Guests 50+: $20.00
Minimum of 40 passengers required.
Departure: 9:00 a.m.
Return to Square One - 6:00 p.m.

**Remember to bring your Photo Identification.**

Please call 905-615-3208 for more details.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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Geritol Follies Christmas Variety Show

Geritol Follies Christmas Variety Show Google image from http://www.geritolfollies.ca/images/Geritol%20Follies%20XMAS%202009Finaljpg.jpg Springridge Farm Google image from http://springridge.farmvisit.com/images/farms/748_farm.jpg, Springridge Farm Group Menu image from http://springridgefarm.com/siteimages/Groupmenubaking.jpg, Mandarin Chinese Restaurant Google image from http://dealcetera.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/06/mandarin_restaurant_canada.jpg, and Mandarin Chinese Restaurant Buffet Google image from http://dealcetera.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/mandarin.jpg

Friday, December 4, 2009 - SOLD OUT!

However, we're taking names for a waiting list.

We will start our day with a visit to Springridge Farm to enjoy cofee and muffins. You will also have the opportunity to visit the wonderful gift shop just brimming with home and garden accessories and unique gifts. Then we will head to Hamilton Place to enjoy an afternoon performance of the Geritol Follies Christmas Variety Show. This rip-roaring musical and comedy extravaganza features the music, dance and comedy of our times. We will enjoy dinner and a spectacular Christmas lights display at the Mandarin Restaurant in Brampton, an award-winning all-you-can-eat Chinese-Canadian buffet.

** Remember to bring your Government issued Photo Identification in order to provide proof of age, dinner is an extra $5.00 for those who are under 65 years of age.**

Departure: 10:30 a.m.
Return to Square One: 8:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Ticket price - Members: $85.00. Guests: $90, plus $5.00 extra for those who are under 65 years of age.
Ticket will go on sale Monday, September 14, 2009.

Please call 905-615-3208 for more details.
Monday - Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Sorry, not refundable or transferable without prior authorization.

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The Living Arts Centre presents The Wizard of Oz:
Broadway National Tour

Wizard of Oz at Living Arts Centre Jan 2010 image from http://www.mississauga.com/what%27s%20on/article/247365--yellow-brick-road-leads-to-lac

Friday, January 1, 2010 - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, January 2, 2010 - 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, January 3, 2010 - 2:00 p.m.

The Living Arts Centre is offering an exclusive 10% discount for Older Adult Centre members for this spectacular Broadway National Tour production of The Wizard of Oz at Hammerson Hall.

Living Arts Centre is located at 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga, ON L5B 4B8 Canada. View Map.

Discount applies only to Adult or Senior tickets, NOT Children's tickets (age 12 and under). To qualify for the 10% discount, you must show your valid Older Adult Centre membership card or use the code SQ1OA when you purchase your Wizard of Oz show ticket(s).

Visit Living Arts Centre online at www.livingartscentre.ca or call Living Arts Centre Box Office: 905-306-6000, Toll Free: 1-888-805-8888 (Monday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) for more information or to order tickets.

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