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Community Day Trip - Rosebud Theater - Driving Miss Daisy
Saturday, May 19, 2018, 09:45am - 05:30pm

A minimum of 40 people must sign up for each trip to maintain the costs.  Please sign up by at least 3 weeks prior to each trip to allow us to meet the deadlines for confirming tickets and the bus.  For more information or to reserve your seats, please contact Linda at 403 289-8390 or lohanlon@telus.net.

 

Rosebud Theatre, Driving Miss Daisy, Saturday matinée, May 19th: 

Daisy, a cantankerous old widow of wealth, is reluctant to accept help form anyone, especially the new chauffeur hired by her son. Her treatment of her new driver is aloof and dismissive. But Hoke is patient, and incident by incident, prejudices and stereotypes are revealed and shattered. Over the course of 25 years, a friendship develops between the two of them. This is the story of that friendship.

The cost for this trip is estimated to be $105 for adults and $85 for youths age 4 to 20.  Unfortunately, Rosebud Theatre is no longer offering reduced matinée prices or including complimentary tea and coffee and, at this point, we don’t have a subsidy available. The price does include motor coach transportation, delicious and varied buffet lunch, and the play. 

We would leave from the MPCA hall parking lot at 9:45 a.m. and should be on the bus by 4:00 p.m. for the drive back to Calgary.

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