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HOLIDAY CLOSURES:

Fri., July 4 - Independence Day
Mon., Sept. 1 - Labor Day

Contact Us

4655 South Holly Street
Seattle, WA 98118
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Phone:(206) 722-0317
Fax: (206) 722-2768




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Trips & Travel


Southern Kitchen TripWhat places do you want to see? What places would you like to go? Let us know! We’d love to take you there! Contact Alexander Arceo at 206-722-0317 or via e-mail at alexa@seniorservices.org.  

JULY 2014


KUBOTA GARDEN TOUR
Tuesday, July 22nd
9:15am pickup, 10:00am Tour
Tour Guide: Mary Magenta
Cost: $2.00 Members, $4.00 Non‐Members
Paid to SESSC

Join us for a tour of this beautiful hidden gem of a city park. Your tour will be lead by Kubota Garden tour guide and “artist in residence” and SESSC member, Mary Magenta. Our walk and talk will take about an hour and a half. All are welcomed to share the experience. Bring your camera! Return to Center for lunch.

LUCKY EAGLE CASINO 41 SPACES, NO WHEELCHAIRS
Tuesday, July 29th 8:30am pickup, 3:00pm return
Cost: $10.00 Members, $15.00 Non‐Members

Feeling lucky? Come on over to the Lucky Eagle Casino.
Sign up and pay for trip at the Front Desk.

AUGUST 2014


LET’S GO FISHING!
Thursday, August 7th
9:00am pickup, 2:30pm return
Cost: $5.00 Members, $8.00 Non-Members

Time to dust off your tackle and catch some fish. Bringing your own chair is a plus and your own lunch is a must! Dress accordingly. License required. Sign up and pay for trip at the Front Desk.

EXCURSION TO NORTHWEST TREK
Thursday, August 14th, 9:00am pickup, 2:30pm return
Cost: $5.00 Members, $8.00 Non‐Members Paid to SESSC
Admission: $18.25 Age 65+, Paid to NW Trek
Cost for Lunch: On Your Own

It’s the perfect time of the year to check out the wildlife
the NW Trek has to show through their Tram Tour, covered
by the admission price. Sign up at the Front Desk.

LET’S RIDE THE DUCK!
Thursday, August 28th
9:15am pickup, 2:30pm return
Cost: $5.00 Members, $8.00 Non‐Members
Admission: $28.00 per Adult
Cost for Lunch: On Your Own

This will be a wacky and wild 90‐minute ride! See Seattle from a new
perspective — from land and water.Cost and admission paid to SESSC.
Sign up at the Front Desk.

TULALIP CASINO 35 SPACES, NO WHEELCHAIR ACCESS 
Tuesday, August 26th, 9:00am pickup, 4:00pm return 
Cost: $10.00 Members, $15.00 Non-Members

Feeling lucky? Let’s go to the Tulalip Casino! Sign up and pay for trip at the Front Desk.

SEPTEMBER 2014

SHOP AT THE COMMONS MALL AND LUNCH AT LA TENTACION RESTAURANT
Tuesday, September 9th
9:30am pickup, 2:30pm return
Cost:$5.00 Members, $8.00 Non‐Members Cost is paid to SESSC

Go shopping at Federal Way’s Commons Mall and feast on authentic Mexican Taquitos for lunch at La Tentacion Restaurant. Lunch on your own. Sign up at the Front Desk. Only 7 spaces available.

XXX ROOTBEER DRIVE IN AND BOEHMS CANDIES SHOP
Tuesday, September 23rd
10:00am pickup, 2:30pm return
Cost: $5.00 Members, $8.00 Non‐Members Paid to SESSC
Cost for Lunch: On Your Own

Satiate your chocolate fix by dropping by the Boehms Candies Shop. Check out how they make their treats on a free, self‐guided tour. Have lunch at the renowned XXX Rootbeer Drive In for one of their signature burgers. Note: The Drive In is CASH ONLY. Sign up at the Front Desk.

EMERALD QUEEN CASINO 45 SPACES , NO WHEELCHAIRS
Tuesday, September 30th
9:00am pickup, 3:30pm return
Cost: $10.00 Members, $15.00 Non‐Members

 It’s time to head back to the Emerald Queen Casino. Sign up and pay for trip at the Front Desk.

Seattle Parks & Recreation and SESSC Joint Programs


Sound Steps Walking Program


Want to meet friends and maintain your health and independence?  Join a FREE Sound Steps weekly walking group for adults age 50+, offered throughout the city.  We have groups for all levels of walkers.  For more information, contact Mari Becker in the Lifelong Recreation office, 206-684-4664, mari.becker@seattle.gov.  Let Mari know before you start with a group so she can alert the walk leader.








SOUND STEPS HIKES - FREE!

1st Mondays, 9:45am-12:00pm
Contact: Mari Becker

Enjoy the great outdoors! Beginners welcome—you can walk as far as feels comfortable. Pick-up from SE Seattle Senior Center at 9:45am. To register for the hikes below, call Mari at 206-684-4664.

SEWARD PARK SOUND STEPS - FREE!
Tuesdays, 10:30am-11:30am
Contact: Mari Becker

Walk the 2.5 mile loop while enjoying Puget Sound views.

SOUTHCENTER MALL WALK - Free!
Fridays, 9:00am-11:15am
Contact: Mari Becker

Be fit and shop too! Reserve transportation from SESSC by calling 206-684-4664 by the Wednesday before.

BARCLAY LAKE ‐ 118850
Monday, July 7th, 9:00am‐3:00pm Cost:$14.00

Enjoy a gentle forested hike to lovely Barclay Lake with
a stunning view of Baring Mountain. 4 miles round trip;
fairly flat.

RATTLESNAKE LAKE ‐ 118851
Monday, September 8th, 9:00am‐3:30pm Cost:$9.00

Choose from a gentle walk along the lake, or a strenuous
uphill trek to an overlook of the Central Cascades (4
miles round trip, 1100’ eleva􀆟on gain). Hiking pole recommended.

WALK‐N‐ROLL
Wednesday, September 17th, 9:30am‐12:00pm
Suggested Donation:$25.00 Contact: Mari Becker
Register by Wednesday,September 10th.

Join us for our 9th Annual end‐of‐summer fun walk at Seward Park! Celebrate your health by walking from 0.5 to 2.5 miles on a flat, paved trail. Music, snacks and prizes included. This is a joint fundraiser with the SESSC and supports our hiking program. Register by Wednesday,
September 10th.


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ATTN:  ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE AMBULATORY (i.e., MOBILE) WHEN SIGNING UP FOR ALL TRIPS AND/OR ABLE TO  TAKE CARE OF THEIR PERSONAL NEEDS.

  • Reservations may only be made via telephone call or in-person registration.  For casino trips, reservations made via voice mail are acceptable as long as they are made on the first day of the month in which the trip will be made.
  • Phone registrations or non-payment sign-ups must be paid within five (5) business days of initial signup or they will be MOVED to the “Wait List”.
  • A check will be issued for trip cancelations if made at least three days prior to the trip. Missed paid trips will be considered a donation to the Center.
  • For your convenience, MasterCard and VISA credit cards are accepted.
  • Drivers will not wait for late comers. You must be at the designated location at the time the driver announces departure.
  • Failure to do so may result in being left behind, and you will not be permitted to go on the next three SESSC Casino Trips.