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January 28 th


Bonnet House Museum and Gardens


900 North Birch Road,
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33304


This is a private tour for our group only! Since they are normally closed to the public on Mondays our garden club will be the only group there


Cost: $45


You are invited to a private world on Fort Lauderdale Beach. Take a step back in time to a period of gracious living, charm and whimsy. Nestled among miles of beachfront development are 35 pristine acres of a pristine barrier island ecosystem that make up the Bonnet House Estate and Gardens. See one of the finest orchid collections in the continental U.S. A guide will take us on a tour of the main house one of the few complete homes and studios of two American artists open to the public. View the murals on the ceilings and the balustrades that are really paintings. A Nature Trail driver will take us on a 15-minute tram tour.

We will be traveling by a coach bus
with a restroom for this event.


7:30 AM ~~ Meet at Treasure Coast Mall by Macy's
8:00 AM ~~ Bus will depart
10:00 AM ~~ Arrive at the Bonnet Museum
Noon ~~ Depart Bonnet House for Lunch in the Las Olas Blvd area & some shopping (Lunch is not included)
2:30 PM ~~ Depart Las Olas Blvd area/  RETURN to TC Mall 4:30 - 5:00 PM    


You must sign up and pay by January 5th .

We have only 48 spots available.


*** Please let Wendy D. know if you would like to be included in the 12:30 Cheesecake Factory group reservation for lunch when you sign up and pay by replying “YES” in the memo area of your check.***




March 29 th


Island Princess Jupiter Island Cruise


We will depart from the
Hutchinson Island Marriott Marina

555 NE Ocean Blvd., Stuart, FL  34996


*Private charter for our group only*


Cost: $40


As you cruise the calm waters of Florida's Intracoastal Waterway, our Captain, a marine biologist, will bring history to life with his narration.

He will acquaint us with the many bird sanctuaries & spoil islands as we cruise past the vast nature preserves on the island pointing out wildlife & exotic birds along with manatee and dolphins.


This delightful luncheon cruise travels south along the Indian River to Florida's most exclusive island where America's ultra-rich reside. You will hear tidbits about Stuart's infamous and famous residents as we cruise by homes of celebrities such as Tiger Woods, Greg Norman, Burt Reynolds and many more. The historic Jupiter Lighthouse makes for the ultimate cruise destination.

Cruise Includes:

·         Coffee/Danish buffet in the morning

·         Boxed Sandwich Lunch with beverage

·         Cash bar available.



9:00 AM   Carpool - Meet at Pin Oak Club House (3735 Pin Oak Dr. inside Jensen Beach Country Club)
9:15 AM SHARP   Leave for Hutchinson Island Marriott Marina
10:00 AM   Board ship
10:30 AM   Depart dock
 3:00 PM   Return


  Friends and Family are Welcome

You must sign up and pay by January 5th








Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens Trip

4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray, FL

 Carpool Trip: Leave at 8:30 am Sharp

Pin Oak Club House, Jensen Beach Country Club.


Enjoy 16 acres of authentic Roji-en Japanese Gardens: Garden of the Drops of Dew and a
bonsai garden. The rotating exhibitions of Japanese art in the museum's galleries, an
authentic tea house, museum store, and the award winning Cornell Cafe, which has been featured
on the Food Network all offer a restoring experience delighting all of your senses. The park
and museum are named after George Morikami, a native of Miyazu, Japan, who donated his farm
to Palm Beach County to be used as a park.


10:00 AM – Arrive
10:30 AM - Noon - Meet with a museum Docent, watch a short video, visit the museum & gift shop.
Noon - 1 PM - Lunch on your own Cornell Cafe (Everyone will order what they wish) or bring your own lunch to enjoy to eat on the grounds
1:00 - 2:30 PM - Walk the garden paths and take in the views from the occasional benches
Cost:   Seniors         $13 (65+)
       Adults         $15
Register by: November 15th



Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Flamingo Gardens

3750 S Flamingo Road

Davie/ Ft. Lauderdale, FL


Visit 60 Acres of Tropical Paradise! The Wray Botanical Collection features over
3000 species of rare & exotic, tropical, subtropical, and native plants.
The Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary is home to the largest collection (over 90 species)
of native wildlife including Otters, Eagles, Panthers, Peacocks, Bobcats and Flamingos.
Specialized gardens include Butterfly, Hummingbird, Croton, and Bromeliad.
Narrated 30 minute Tram tour through a tropical rainforest and some of the
last natural jungle growth in Florida.


8:00 AM - Meet at Treasure Coast Mall by Macy's
8:30 AM - Bus departs
10:30 AM - Arrival at Flamingo Gardens. We will be met by our tour guide, John
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM - Included in this time we will:

       *Take a 30 Minute Narrated Tram tour.
       *Lunch (on your own) at the Flamingo Cafe,
           the Garden Grill, or bring your own lunch.
Wildlife Encounter Show (60 Minutes)
Visit the Wray Home Museum
       *Visit the Wray Botanical Gardens
2:30 PM - Departure (Return time 4:30-5:00 PM)


Cost: $45  We will be traveling by coach (with a bathroom) for this event.

You must register no later than January 5th, 2018



Wednesday, March 28, 2018


River Lilly Eco-Cruise


River Park Marina, 500 E. Prima Vista Boulevard, Port St. Lucie


Carpool Trip: leave 10:00AM SHARP
from Pin Oak Club house, Jensen Beach Country Club


Meander up the pristine North Fork of the St Lucie River in the covered pontoon boat
reserved just for our group. Relax and enjoy the "Old Florida" feel as you see turtles, birds,
alligators and other wildlife on this 1 1/2 hour guided tour. Bring your
binoculars & cameras. Bring your own beverage.


Boat Departs at 10:30AM from River Park Marina
500 E. Prima Vista Blvd., Port St. Lucie, FL

Cost: $22

Lunch at Tin Fish

327 SE Port St. Lucie Blvd., Port St. Lucie


12:30 PM: - Lunch together at Tin Fish (separate checks). Enjoy a wide variety of seafood
items, salads, 10 oz. burgers, fritters & more in a casual, relaxed setting.


Registration Deadline for this trip is: March 7th, 2018