Welcome to Y’s Men’s
TRIPS and EVENTS
The Trips and Events Committee organizes and presents numerous and varied outings for the pleasure of club members.
Examples are monthly dinners at area restaurants, visits to area museums, art galleries, estates and gardens, sporting events, theatre and entertainment events, industrial tours, excursions. Occasionally we'll charter a bus for a trip of 2 or 3 days duration - a trip to Gettysburg is an example.
Please check this site often as events are posted for the current and following month and are updated with any changes.
The members of Trips and Events the committee are a spirited group that enjoys preparing these social events. If you have any ideas, suggestions, or contacts at certain venues, please contact me, Bill Blaufuss at , or contact Seth Kaye () or Jeff Hare () who are vice chairs of the committee.
Remember: Spouses and significant others are most welcome at all T&E events.
Non-Y's Men friends are also welcome, space permitting.
Come out and enjoy an event with us!
Bill Blaufuss, Chairman
Y'S MEN - TRIPS & EVENTS - APRIL '19 as of 3/28/19
A P R I L
|4/2 -- Tues.||Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale – (Bob Mitchell )||[Mitchell]|
|4/2 -- Tues. 10:30 am||“Sound Tigers” hockey game – (vs. Wilkes Barre /Scranton Penguins) -- $10 -- Reserve direct for "Y's Mens Group Seating" by|
|calling Tarah Kelly at 203-345-4859 at Webster Bank Arena/Harbor Yard 203-345-2300||[Sawicki]|
|4/11 -- Thurs. 5-7 pm||“Spring Fling” YM Club“ all member “Cocktail Party” -- $30 pp by 4/4 (Dewey Loselle )||[Loselle]|
|Branson Hall -- hors d'oeuvres, wine & other beverages -perfect opportunity to mingle|
|4/17 – Weds.||Tour of NBC Universal Sports & Stamford’s Chelsea Piers – Stamford||no charge - sign up at T&E Table||[Mitchell]|
|NBC Sports Group, Stamford [1 Blachley Road, Stamford, CT 06902]|
|"In the Works"||Merchant Marine Academy, King’s Pt. (Great Neck, LI) – tour, experience the “bridge simulator”, lunch with cadets||[Russ Blair]|
|"In the Works"||Branford Trolley Museum – tour museum and ride on operating trolleys||[Bill Shrage]|
|"In the Works"||Mohegan Sun – “A Day at a Casino” -- take Mohegan’s scheduled bus service from Darien||[Jeff Hare]|
M A Y
|5/14 -- Tues.||Madison Square Garden -- "Behind the Scenes / Backstage Tour"||[Sawicki]|
|Guided Tour is 11 a.m. Take 9:05 MetroNorth from Saugatuck [1st off peak train]|
|5/19 -- Sun.||"The Full Monty" -- Bridgeport Downtown Cabaret -- BYO dinner and beverage -- RSVP at T&E Desk - $28pp||[Hare]|
|The Y's Men have the best located six tables (42 people) in the theatre. $28.00 per person. It is also not too early to sign up and pay for this event now because this is always a very popular event.|
|TBC 5/21 – Tues.||DINNER -- Match, So. No. --- $45 pp tti||RSVP at T&E Desk||[Hare]|
|5/23 – Thurs||CLUB PICNIC & last meeting of the season|
|5/30 -- Thurs||Hudson Yards, Walk on the High Line, etc. NYC.||[Mitchell]|
|Participants can combine at will w/ other attractions: new Whitney Museum, Chelsea Mkt, Hudson Yards and the Arts Center,|
|KGB Spy Museum - 245 W.14th St. - kgbspymuseum.org - https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/21/arts/design/kgb-spy-museum-new-york.html|
|For further information, please contact event organizer|
|Checks only, payable to "Y's Men." Write the Event in the Memo section. Y's Men of Westport/Weston, P. O. Box 167, Westport, CT 06881-0167|
|Spouses and significant others always welcome! Non-YM friends welcome space permitting. Inquire.|
OTHER "STUFF" GOING ON IN THE AREA
in addition to the above events organzed and conducted by Y's Men,
here for your convenience are links to other entertainment venues in our area
SOME CURRENT OFFERINGS OF THESE VENUES ARE SHOWN BELOW.
BECAUSE IT IS NOT POSSIBLE FOR US TO UPDATE THIS LIST COMPREHENSIVELY,
PLEASE CONTACT THE VENUES DIRECTLY
Westport Country Playhouse
25 Powers Court, Westport
203 227 4177
Westport Community Theatre
Westport Town Hall, 110 Myrtle Avenue, Westport
203 226 1983
The Ridgefield Playhouse has a similar schedule of Metropolitan Opera in HD and National Theatre of London in HD. Please check their website.
Both The Quick Center and the Ridgefield Playhouse offer an array of other entertainment. Please check their websites.
Music at Pequot Library
720 Pequot Avenue, Southport
259 0346 ext. 15