Senior Van Services & Trips

Senior Van Services

All riders -- regardless of number of uses -- must have current membership dues and van fee paid. Van cards are no longer issued. Membership and van fees are due annually, renewable in September. Van dues is $10 annually. For details and to register, please call (860) 844-5353. No one will be denied service due to an inability to pay. Every effort is made to meet the needs of the riders but due to the demand for service, requests are handled on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Granby center errands (pharmacy, bank, post office and local doctors appointments).
Out-of-town medical appointments may be made with at least one week advanced notice--however, calling the office as soon as you find out about a medical appointment is advisable. The Senior Van is equipped with a wheelchair lift for added accessibility. Please call the office at (860) 844-5353, one week in advance for scheduling.

Tuesdays & Thursdays

Vans are designated for CRT Nutrition meal participants and local grocery shopping. Only local medical appointments may be served. 

Ongoing Shopping Trips

Ocean State Job Lot & Big Y, Southwick - Every Tuesday. Departs at 1:30pm
      Big Y's 10% senior discount every Tuesday!
Geisslers, Every Wednesday. Departs at 1:30pm
    Geissler's 5% senior discount every Wednesday!
Stop & Shop, Every Thursday. Departs at 1:30pm

Current Shopping Trips

Friday, March 16th departs at 9:30AM $4 / West Farms Mall, Macy's, Trader Joe's
Friday, April 13th departs at 9:00AM $4 / Clinton Crossing, Westbrook Outlets

Dine & Drive (Enjoy a lunch out with scenic drive)

Monday, March 5th, Maine Fish House, East Windsor $4 for the ride
Friday, April 13th, Pagliacci's, Plainville $4 for the ride

Current Day Trips

Call (860) 844-5353 for information and to sign up. Sign up early, trips fill up fast. Please note that departure times are estimated. Timing is dependent upon the number of passengers and the location of pick ups.  Seats are not reserved beforehand.

Adventure Club-Archery Hall’s Arrow, Manchester, CT, Monday, March 19th at 9:30AM

We will be traveling to the largest archery range in New England for a lesson in archery. Learn from some of the best in the industry as you try your hand at this fun sport! Lunch on your own at Frank Pepe’s Pizzeria. Cost $20. Register by March 12th.

Fascia’s Chocolates, Waterbury, CT, Wednesday, March 21st at 9:30AM

Enjoy tastings and demonstrations. Make your own chocolate bar with toppings. Cost $14. Lunch at the famous East Side Restaurant Register by March 14th.

Metropolitan Opera Premiering “Cosi Fan Tutte”, Manchester, CT  Saturday, March 31st at 10:30AM

This winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes. Lunch on your own at Bertucci’s. Cost $29. Register by March 23rd.

“I’ve Got a Little Twist”,  Nelson Hall Theater, Cheshire, CT,  Friday, April 6th at 9:30AM

The songs and stories of Legendary Fanny Brice, come alive in this critically acclaimed show. Lunch on your own at CJ Sparrow Pub. Cost $36.

Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT  Wednesday, April 18th at 10:30AM

View American Masterpieces dating from the Colonial period through today. Lunch on your own at the Underground Deli Café. Cost $19. Register by April 11th.

Simsbury Flea Market & Smorgasbord, Simsbury, CT, Saturday, April 28th at 9:30AM

Come out for a fun day of shopping, eating, music, crafts, antiques and more. Entrance fee is $5. Lunch on your own. Cost $3. Register by April 23rd.

Inclement Weather Policy: Should the Granby Public Schools close due to inclement weather, all Senior Center scheduled trips, classes and activities are cancelled. Check WFSB Channel 3 for closings.











New Travel Opportunities with Silver Mill Tours and the Granby Senior Center for Those Ages 25 and Older. 
No Van Membership Required. See Granby Senior Center HomePage "News & Announcements" New Excursions!