SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ The Senior Citizens Center, located at 90 Maple Avenue in South Plainfield is excited to announce a number of trips that are available to members of the Center. Trips to the Tropicano Casino on February 3, The Sands Casino on February 17 and March 16 are $22 per person.

On March 2 Saint Patrick's Day will be celebrated with a trip to Doolan's in Spring Lake where Mike Byrne will be featured. The cost of this event is $68 per guest.

Seniors are urged to book their reservations now for a three day sojourn to Lancaster, Pennsylvania on June 1 to June 3, Wednesday to Friday. One of the high lights of this trip is a performance of “Sampson” at the renowned Sight and Sound Theater. Spectacular staging, music, and the telling of Biblical stories awe more than 800,000 guests a year at the Lancaster theater. Professional actors, garbed in stunning costumes entertain the crowd with song and story. Detailed sets, trained animals, and special effects add to the experience at the Sight and Sound Theater.

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Other planned activities include shopping at the Kitchen Kettle Village, a guided tour of historic Lancaster, and a visit to the Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum. The Landis Museum is a village that preserves the history of the German rural community that was established in 1740 in the Lancaster area. The Landis Valley Museum offers a glimpse into the unusual lives of the Landis family and the opportunity to view a wonderfully diverse collection of artifacts. A luncheon sightseeing cruise on the Spirit of Philadelphia, which departs from Penn's Landing and sails past the glorious city of Philadelphia, is another offering on the Lancaster trip.

Transportation and two night's lodging are included in the $330 price per person, double occupancy in the rooms. A $100 deposit is due by February 25th to book this fabulous experience, with the balance due on April 8th.

Aside from these enticing trips, the Senior Citizens Center offers an energetic Zumba class three times weekly. Classes are available on Monday evenings, starting at 7:00 PM and on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 PM. The fee is $7 per single class, $56 for a series of ten classes. Zumba classes are a great way to exercise while having fun with great instructors.

To make reservations for any of these wonderful trips and classes, call 908-754-1047 or visit the Senior Citizens Center.