Silver Branchers

Calling all Seniors!  Retired?  Bored?  Ready to meet some new friends?

Join the Silver Branchers!

The Silver Branchers began in 1988 as a group of seniors interested in meeting for fun and fellowship.  The current group has continued this tradition and would like to extend an invitation to any and everyone who might be interested in making new friends.  Meetings are held  Thursdays of each month from 1-3pm at the Wells Branch Rec. Center, 3000 Shoreline Drive to visit and play games.  We also have socials and take day trips to local places of interest from time-to-time. Membership is free.  There are no age requirements; everyone is welcome.  Both individuals & couples are invited.  For more information, call 512-461-1665 or just stop by.

2018 Day Trip Schedule

You may sign up for day trips by registering with Wells Branch MUD customer service at 512-251-9814 or at the customer service desk at the Wells Branch Recreation Center.  This will enable us to arrange for transportation.  Transportation may be limited, so please insure that you have secured a ride as we are not responsible for forfeited event fees.  If private cars are used for transportation, you may be asked to contribute for the driver’s expenses.  Please note that money for admission fees will not be collected. You will be responsible for advance reservations and admission fees for functions such as plays, train trips, etc.

Thursday, March 22 – Salado for lunch at the Stagecoach Inn and shopping  We’ll depart the Rec. Center at 10:00 and return by 4:00.  Cut-off date for registration is Thursday, March 15.

Saturday, April 21 – Ride on the 10:00 Hill Country Flyer Train We’ll leave the Rec. Center at 8:45 as missing the train forfeits the ticket and return following the ride.

Thursday, May 24 – Downtown Austin for the 11:00 Duck Adventure  We’ll depart the Rec. Center at 9:45 and return by 4:00.  Book now!  Limited seating available.

Saturday, June 23 –  Gilbert and Sullivan 2:00 production of Ruddigore  We’ll leave the Rec. Center at 1:15 and return after the show.

Saturday, July 21 – Zach Theater at 2:30 for your choice of two plays, Heisenberg or Beauty and the Beast.  Leave the Rec. Center at 1:15 and return after the play.

Sunday, August 12 – Palace Theater at 2:00 to see the play Mary Poppins with a concurrent side trip to Inner Space Caverns for those not attending the play.  We’ll leave the Rec. Center at 1:00 and return following the play.

Thursday, September 20 – Picnic in Garey Park  hosted by Glen and Noe.  We’ll leave the Rec. Center at 11:00 and return by 3:00.

Saturday, October 6 – Gonzales “Come and Take It” festival  We’ll leave the Rec. Center at 9:00 and return by 5:00.

Saturday, November 3 – New Braunfels Wurstfest  We’ll leave the Rec. Center at 9:00 and return by 5:00.

Thursday, December 6 – Wells Brancher’s Christmas Luncheon (location to be decided).

For more information call Glen at 512-461-1665.





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