Travel & Adventure Programs at
Poughkeepsie High School Auditorium
70 Forbus Street, Poughkeepsie, NY
7:30pm (Doors open at 6:45pm)
March 4, 2015
Central and South America
Marlin will take us to some of the great natural wonders, architectural treasures, and cultural and artistic highlights of several cities and countries in Central and South America. The Amazon, the Galapagos Islands, Machu Picchu, the Panama Canal, colonial cities, majestic cathedrals and palaces. So much to see!
March 11, 2015
Budapest to Istanbul & Cruising the Danube
We’ll cruise down the historic Danube River with Clint and Sue – from Budapest, Hungary, to Croatia, Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, and on to Istanbul, Turkey. We’ll visit a Franciscan Monastery, the Petrovaradin Fortress, known as “Gibraltar of the Danube”, majestic palaces and scenic villages, and experience the Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman influences in Istanbul.
March 18, 2015
Join Rick as he takes us on a personal journey to this holy city and its surroundings. Mount of Olives, Via Dolorosa, Dome on the Rock, Western Wall. See why Jerusalem is an important center for Muslims, Christians and Jews, and explore the inevitable conflicts that have emerged as a result.
DON’T FORGET NEXT MONTH!
Friday, April 3, 2015
Classic Films Night at the Bardavon
The African Queen
You and your membership partner are invited to watch this classic movie starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn for free! Just show your VBI membership card. Parking is available in the municipal lot behind the Bardavon. Trustees will be on hand to assist those who need it. In addition, you and any others in your party may attend any other classic movie at the Bardavon or Ulster Performing Arts Center for $1 off the regular price of $6 each. Again, just show your VBI membership card.