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 those who might be interested in making new friends. Meetings are held Thursdays from 1:00 to 3:00pm at the Wells Branch Rec. Center, 3000 Shoreline Drive, to visit and play games. We also have socials and take day trips to places of interest from time-to-time (list below). Membership is free. Anyone 50 or older is welcome.



Spring Trip:  Mayfield Park and Laguna Gloria w/ lunch at Spread & Co.
April 7th or 21st*
— We will leave the Rec. Center at 11:00am, returning by 3:00pm.
Cut off for registration is March 24th.

Summer Lunch:  County Line on the Lake
June 23rd or 30th 
— We will leave the Rec. Center at 1:00PM, returning by 3:30PM.
Cut off for registration is June 14th.

Fall Trip:  Downtown Austin via MetroRail, lunch at Fareground
October 13th or 20th* — We will leave the Howard Lane Station at 12:29PM, returning on the 3:14PM train. There is no cut off for registration.

Christmas Luncheon:  Gumbo’s, Georgetown Square Shopping
Dec. 1st or 8th* — We will leave the Rec. Center at 12:00PM, returning by 3:30PM.
Cut off for registration is November 22nd.

*Alternate dates for each event are to account for weather. If the weather is good on the first date, we’ll go on that day. If it is not, we’ll try on the second date.

On day trips, you are responsible for paying your entrance fees and meals. We carpool for transportation, so you may be asked to contribute for the driver’s expenses. Transportation is limited, so please sign up for a ride by calling Wells Branch MUD customer service at 512-251-9814 or in person at the Wells Branch Recreation Center before the cut off date.  For more information, call Glen at 512-461-1665 or see our website at:

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