Schenevus Young at Heart will present "A Little Bit O' the Irish _ lunch, laughs and a leprechaun!" a trip to Hawley, Pa., on March 13.
The trip will leave from the VFW in Schenevus at 7:30 a.m. and pick up passengers at the Eastern Travel/Oneonta Bus Lines Office at 8 a.m. The travel time is about three hours from Schenevus. A rest stop will be made en route.
Upon arrival at about 11 a.m. at the Waterfront at Ehrhardt's, trip attendees will be greeted with coffee and apple streusel cake. An Irish band will play from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will be an open bar with your choice of draft beer, wine and soda from noon to 3:30 p.m.
A family-style lunch featuring traditional Irish specialties as well as other choices, including turkey Reuben soup, Irish soda bread, traditional corned beef and cabbage, bangers and mash and Irish cheesecake will be served from 12:30 to 2 p.m.
Following lunch, the Irish band will again take the stage from 2 to 2:30 p.m. At 2:30 p.m., the highlighted afternoon entertainment, the "Irish Show," will begin, featuring Ventriloquist Vince and his Leprechaun buddy, George. The show will run about one hour. A snack will be served just before attendees board the motorcoach and depart for home at about 3:30 p.m.
A possible rest stop may be made en route home, if needed. Approximate arrival back in Oneonta is 6 to 6:30 p.m. Approximate arrival back in Schenevus is 6:30 to 7 p.m.
The trip will include motorcoach transportation, all highlighted meals and attractions, all taxes and gratuities associated with meals and attractions, gratuity for motorcoach driver and escort.
Tour price, based on 30 to 34 paying passengers, will be $90; based on 35 to 39 paying passengers, $83; and based on 40 or more paying passengers, $78.
For reservations, call Joan Carmen at 638-9946. Checks made payable to Schenevus Young at Heart may be mailed to Joan Carmen, 177 County Highway 34, Schenevus, NY 12155.