We invite you to join us for our inaugural year of Traveling Hearts which offers opportunities for Senior Adults to journey together to engaging places through day and overnight trips. We will visit museums, historic places, gardens, and performing arts events. It is very important that you register as far in advance as possible for these trips. We need to meet minimum numbers to provide bus transportation and obtain discount tickets. All are invited to participate, so please spread the word throughout the community. You can register for each event below , by e-mailing [email protected], or contacting the church office at 972.335.2882.
Brazos Journey TourRegister for Brazos Journey
Thursday and Friday, Sept 28th-29th
Cost is $204 | Register by Aug 1st
Join us as we take a journey to historic sites along or near the Brazos River. Our first stop will be the Mayborn Museum at Baylor University in Waco. We will enjoy natural and cultural history exhibits like the Waco Mammoths. Then, we will visit Washington on the Brazos where the Republic of Texas declared its independence in 1836. Staff will provide a guided tour of the hall and the Star of the Republic Museum. The next morning, we will take an exciting tour of the famous Painted Churches of Schulenburg. These churches have elaborately hand-painted interiors. Lodging on Thursday night is at the Best Western in Schulenburg. Departure Thursday at 8:15am, Return Friday 6:45pm.
Cost includes transportation, double occupancy lodging, 3 meals, and admission. Dinner Thursday and Lunch Friday not included.
Meadows Museum: Jacob and His Twelve SonsRegister for Bridewell Library
Bridwell Library: Martin Luther/Letters of John Wesley
Wednesday, Oct 18th | 9:30am-3:00pm | Cost is $35
Register by Oct 1st
We will tour the Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University including a special exhibit of paintings of Jacob’s twelve sons by Francisco de Zurbarán. These life-size paintings were created in the 1640s and have been housed at Auckland Castle in England since 1756. This is the first time they will be presented in America.
Next, we will visit the rare document archives of the Bridwell Library at SMU where we will view some of the original letters of John Wesley. We will also view a special exhibit on Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation. Cost includes bus transportation and exhibit admission. Lunch at La Madeleine not included
Christmas Carol at Wyly Theatre in the Dallas Arts DistrictRegister for Wyly Theater
Saturday, Nov 25th at 2:00pm
Estimated Cost is $65 | Register by Oct 20th
Join us for an extraordinary holiday production of A Christmas Carol. In this delightfully re-imagined take on Dickens’ enduring classic the audience is surrounded by the actors, with magical ghosts flying above, scary ghosts bursting out of the floor, and snow falling on everyone. Full of traditional Christmas hymns and songs in fresh, toe-tapping musical arrangements, joyful bursts of choreography, and eye-popping special effects. The Wyly Theatre itself provides a unique modern experience. Cost includes bus transportation and admission.