Trips and Recreation

Trip Sign-up and Payment Policy

  • Sign up for trips at the 2nd Floor Reception Desk.
  • When you sign up for a trip you must pay a $5 non-refundable trip fee.  If the trip is $5 or less than $5, then you just pay that.
  • Final payment is due one week prior to the trip.  Final payment is the cost of the trip less the $5 deposit.  If final payment is not made, you forfeit your seat and deposit.
  • If you cancel your reservation less than one week before the trip is to depart, you forfeit your entire payment unless we can fill your space or you are canceling for certified illness.
  • If the trip is canceled, deposits and payments will be refunded.
  • Deposits, payments, and refunds are not exchangeable or interchangeable. Refunds are prepared after the trip date.

Group Trips

The Center offers a wide variety of diverse and interesting trips to nearby points of interest. The trip sign-up and payment policy is listed after the trip offerings. For all center trips carpooling is not allowed. This policy deals with safety, insurance, training, and more. Thank you and please enjoy our numerous trips. Walking Guide: High (H), Medium (M), Low (L)

MOHAI MUSEUM Thurs, Jan 2
Van leaves at 9:30 AM $3 Members / $6 Non
Rediscover history and get immersed in the lives and stories
that made the Pacific Northwest the unique place it is today.
MOHAI tells Seattle’s story through exhibitions and interactives.
First Thursdays are free admission to the permanent exhibits!

EMERALD QUEEN Thurs, Jan 9
Van Leaves at 8:45 AM $10 Members / $20 Non
Come check out the new look! And see what is on offer now
that they are reopening. Bring some gambling money, and extra
money for food and drinks. Good luck.

TUTTA BELLA HAPPY HOUR Tue, Jan 14
Van leaves at 4PM $5 Members / $10 Non
Fun atmosphere and divine authentic Neapolitan pizzeria. The
Happy Hour menu makes this yummy splurge easy on the
wallet if not on our waists! Come let’s indulge in a slice of
cheesy goodness and make a toast to the good life!

CULTURALFEST INTERNATIONAL EXPO Thurs, Feb 6
Van leaves at 9AM $3 Member / $6 Non
Over 2,000 UW students, local community members and
elementary school students are expected to travel the world in a
day at the FIUTS CulturalFest International Expo! Visitors have
a unique chance to experience booths representing over 35
cultures through music, dance, food, conversation and
interactive activities.

TULALIP Thurs, Feb 13
Van Leaves at 8:45 AM $10 Members / $20 Non
If luck is your game this is your trip! Share a casino adventure
with friends. Bring some gambling money, and extra money for food and drinks. Good luck.

IVAR’S SALMON HOUSE Tue, Feb 18
Van leaves at 4:30PM $5 Member / $10 Non
Order up delicious seafood and cocktails in the cedar lined,
lakeside longhouse. Enjoy the native art and historical
photographs as you dine with friends at this one of a kind spot!

UW PLANETARIUM Fri, Mar 6
Van leaves at 10AM $5 Member / $10 Non Member
The 30 foot diameter dome of the UW planetarium provides a
unique space to explore the night sky. The dome has an 8-
million pixel digital display. When combined with the WorldWide telescope interface, this allows for a truly interactive and immersive planetarium experience. Free show is at 11AM bring
money for lunch after.

DINE OUT AT ARNIES Tues, Mar 10
Van leaves at 3PM  $5 Members / $10 Non Member
Northwest Favorites at Arnies! Enjoy sweeping panoramic
views of snow covered Olympic Mountains and the beautiful
Puget Sound. With 25 years of delivering genuine service and
delicious dishes you will enjoy this night out. Bring money for
food and beverages. Early dinner special from 4PM-6PM.

ANGEL OF THE WINDS Thurs, Mar 12
Van Leaves at 8:45 AM $10 Members / $20 Non
Experience Vegas-style fun at Angel of the Winds Casino in
Arlington, WA. Enjoy gaming, dining, and live music. Bring
some gambling money, and extra money for food and drinks
and shows. Good luck.

SEATTLE REP THEATER PUBLIC WORKS PROGRAM
Wednesdays at 1pm  –

A free and fabulous opportunity to learn about and participate in musical theater. Everyone’s welcome. Have you been with us from the start or just want to see what it’s all about? Sing and learn dance routines from simple to advanced. No experience necessary. This is a hugely popular group that has so much fun! Class members get free tickets to Seattle Repertory plays, potlucks, opportunities to interact with actors and participate in special theatrical plays. It’s a great opportunity!