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 - JANUARY '19 as of 1/3/19
|J A N U A R Y|
|1/16 – Weds.||MUSEUM – Wadsworth Athenaeum Museum of Art, Hartford – lunch in ‘hood -- MUST SIGN UP BY 1/10||[Loselle]|
|Carpool at 9:30 a.m. from Exit 42. Museum tour scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Lunch nearby.|
|1/23 – Weds.||DINNER -- Bistro du Soleil, Westport sold out; waitlist is full||[Nathan]|
|1/29 -- Tues.||"Two Roads Brewery", Stratford – tour the brewery, taste a variety of brews, enjoy lunch along with it - sign up at T&E Desk||[McKinney]|
|F E B R U A R Y|
|2/12 -- Tues.||Peabody Museum of Natural History / Yale -- sign up at T&E Desk||[Mitchell]|
|2/18 -- Mon., 2:00 pm||“Harlem Globetrotters” -- Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, Bridgeport||[Baron]|
|Group seating at center court. $39.00 pp due NLT January 10th. Bring checks payable to "Harbor Yard Sports & Ent" to our January 10 meeting. Or, reserve directly by credit card -- call Tarah Kelly at 203-345-4859 at Webster Bank Arena/Harbor Yard (she is our Y's Men's contact) or Group Sales at 203-345-2300 and specify "Y's Men Group for Monday February 18th." Make sure "Y' Men seats" are still available and at the Y's Men's price. Be sure also to sign-up at the T&E Desk. This is the Monday of President's Week -- a great opportunity for grand dads to bring grandkids to see this entertaining performance.|
|2/26 -- Tues.||DINNER--“Chinese New Year”–Gingko Restaurant, F'field--"The Year of the Pig"--date chg'd from 2/25 to 2/26--price to be anounced||[Fox, Jon]|
|M A R C H|
|3/4 – Mon.||Madison Square Garden -- "Behind the Scenes / Backstage Tour" -- $22/pp -- payable to Y's Men, due NLT 1/24||[Hare]|
|Guided Tour is 11 a.m. Take 9:05 MetroNorth from Saugatuck [1st off peak train]|
For further information, please contact the organizer.
Checks only please. Make payable to "Y's Men" and write the Event in the Memo section.
Please bring checks to YM meetings. If mailing, address to: Y’s Men, 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