So, this happened today! Urban Excursions went to the Fubon Asian Market today on our senior outing. As many of you may know, we offer two different kinds of outings and today’s outing was what we call our Scenic Group which specializes in outings for people with Dementia or Alzheimer’s. After lunch, we took a... Read More
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Urban Excursions has been enjoying the early summer with some fabulous senior outings to Oregon’s Wine Country! We have enjoyed some fun days at Blakeslee Vineyard Estates, Hawks View Cellars and Ponzi Vineyards! Special thanks to the amazing hosts at each of these unique locations, they have been all such a joy and so good to our... Read More
Urban Excursions’ weekly social outings for older adults would not happen without these amazingly caring, enthusiastic people who we get to work with! Meet Ilars and Paul, who are heading out with our Scenic Group to the Audubon Society today; and Jessica and Lulu who are taking our Exploratory Group to the World Forestry Center!... Read More
Urban Excursions wants to thank Bunnies in Baskets for one of our sweetest, funnest and definitely uniquest senior outings! Today we enjoyed a delightful tea service including sandwiches, finger food, sweets and an array of teas followed by BUNNY SNUGGLES! These therapy bunnies made us all smile for the rest of the day and their... Read More
One of Urban Excursions’, outings for seniors‘, Springtime favorites, a trip to Rosse Posse Elk Farm! Located in Molalla, we enjoyed a beautiful country drive and a trip to this very active Elk Farm! Not only did we get to enjoy the sunshine, but all the baby goats, and spring babies the farm had to... Read More
An annual Urban Excursions favorite, the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival! Nothing launches us into spring like a sunny spring day among rows and rows of tulips with friends!
Urban Excursions wants to give a special shout out to Brook at the Oregon Ballet Theater for being such a great host for our senior outing! We were able to get a sneak peak of the upcoming Alice and Wonderland rehearsal as well as a tour of the costume shop. . just so cool! We... Read More
Urban Excursions wants to say thanks to 2017 for introducing us to so many new friends and fun places in our community on our outings for seniors! December was just SO much FUN! We celebrated the festive season with a trip to Pittock Mansion, NW Dance Project, NW Senior Theater, the Festival of Trees, Cornell... Read More
Urban Excursions’ senior outings celebrated our Veterans with our annual trip to the Veterans Day Parade at Fort Vancouver! We have been having fun with Bob, David, Jack, Bernie and our own staff Paul. . .all Veterans and great guys! Urban Excursions thanks you for your service!
Wow! These are the words that came to mind on today’s Urban Excursions EPIC senior outing on our fall Portland Spirit River Cruise up the Columbia! We had scheduled the outing for months and were able to make the trip just as they re-opened 84. Our senior group had such a fun time taking in the... Read More