Adult Programs & Day Trips

Upcoming Programs & Day Trips

Mystery Lunch Trips

Enjoy a good mystery? Then join us for our Mystery Lunch Trips. You never know where you might end up! Registration is required.

  • Jan 17, Mar 22
  • Cost: $10 (lunch not included)
  • Bus will depart from the Jacksonville Commons Adult Center at 10AM and return at 2PM

Chick-Fil-A Bingo (ages 50+) Western Blvd Ext

Join us for bingo, breakfast & prizes!

  • Jan 14, Mar 11, May 13, July 8, Sept 9, and Nov 11
  • Cost: Free (breakfast included)
  • Starts at 8:30AM

Mystery Day Trips

Join us for a day of adventure!  Registration is required.

  • Feb 8, Apr 24, June 28
  • Cost: $20 (lunch not included)
  • Bus will depart from the Jacksonville Commons Adult Center at 8AM and return at 5PM

Mike's Farm   Beulaville NC

Down home eatery with farm tables for family-style, southern meals and a front port with rocking chairs.   Registration required.

  • Thurs, Jan 24
  • Cost: $20 (mealnot included)
  • Bus will depart from the Jacksonville Commons Adult Center at 4PM and return at 7PM.
  • Light walking

Chili Lunch

Join us for a chili luncheon to warm you on a cold day.   Registration required.

  • Mon, Feb 11 @ 11:45AM
  • Cost: $7 
  • Jacksonville Commons Adult Center

Mardi Gras Lunch

Celebrate Mardi Gras with fellowship & food.  Registration required.

  • Tues, March 5 @ 11:30AM
  • Cost: $7
  • Jacksonville Commons Adult Center

Historic Edenton   Edenton NC 

Visit Historic Edenton and learn about life in Colonial North Carolina.  Registration required.

  • Thurs, March 14
  • Cost: $35 (meal not included)
  • Bus will depart from the Jacksonville Commons Adult Center at 9AM and return at 7PM
  • Moderate Walking

Pickleball Celebration 

Celebrate National Pickleball Month and meet fellow players.  Registration required.

  • Tues, April 2 @ 10AM
  • Cost: $5
  • Kerr St Tennis Courts
  • Rain location will be the Jacksonville Commons Recreation Center

Hollywood Walking Tour  Wilmington NC 

Take an opportunity to dine along Wilmington's Waterfront; afterwards you will take a 90 minute walking tour through one of America's largest, living film sets.

  • Thurs, April 11
  • Cost: $25 (meal not included)
  • Bus will depart from the Jacksonville Commons Adult Center at 10AM and return at 5PM
  • Moderate walking

Soup Lunch  

Enjoy a bread bowl of soup with all the fixings!  Registration required.

  • Mon, April 15 @ 11:30AM
  • Cost: $7
  • Jacksonville Commons Adult Center

Burlap Wreath Craft

Make your very own festive burlap wreath (supplies provided).  Registration required.

  • Sat, April 20 @ 9AM
  • Cost: $10
  • Jacksonville Commons Adult Center

Eastern NC Barbecue Tour    Various locations

Join us for the Ultimate North Carolina Barbecue Road Trip!  We will visit a different barbecue establishment each Friday in May.

  • Fri, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31
  • Cost: $10 each date registered for (meal not included)
  • The bus will depart from the Jacksonville Commons Adult Center each date at 10AM and return at 2PM

Desserts of Spring

Enjoy four springtime desserts, including ice cream.  Registration required.

  • Mon, May 13 @ 11:30AM
  • Cost: $7
  • Jacksonville Commons Adult Center

Pie Day

Enjoy a lunch of shepard's pie, salad and dessert.  Registration required.

  • Mon, June 10 @ 11:30AM
  • Cost: $7
  • Jacksonville Commons Adult Center